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Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce
Community News & Announcements
March 8, 2017


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Welcome New Members!

EASC exists to be a catalyst for economic vitality resulting in stronger communities, increased job creation, expanded educational opportunities, and improved infrastructure.

Peoples Bank Melissa Siv
Peoples Bank is a locally owned and operated, independent community bank with 24 full-service branches in WA State. 

The Touchette Team at Caliber Home Loans, Cody Touchette
Residential Mortgage Origination
Theorem Cannibis, Audi Jaggers
Theorem Cannabis is proud to be a purveyor of carefully curated cannabis with a knowledgeable crew and competitive prices. They strive to provide stellar customer service and customize each shopping experience for the individual customer.

Jump start your business in 2017 and join 310+ experiencing the many benefits of Chamber membership! Conveniently join online at our website. Questions? Please contact us at: 425.485.4353 or  
Thank You Renewing Members!
We appreciate all of our members and would like to thank those who have recently renewed:

Patron Members/Community Partners:



Renew online! It's now easy and convenient to renew your membership by accessing your member account through the Member Login button at the top of our Home Page at  Please contact us if you need your password or assistance logging in at:

Grand Opening Business Preview & Ribbon Cutting
Friday, March 10
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  (Ribbon cutting will be held at 11:00 AM)
Cash&Carry Smart Foodservice, 18438 120th Ave. NE, (at previous Staples building), Bothell

Businesses, please join us at this Business Preview event to welcome the new Cash&Carry Smart Foodservice to our community. 

Enjoy a day of grand prize giveaways, product sampling and much more! $50 off a minimum $100 purchase coupon will be available when businesses register at the door!

Note:  This is a business preview event open to businesses. Cash&Carry doors will open to celebrate a Public Grand Opening the next day, Saturday March 11, 2017.

Cash&Carry Smart Foodservice is a wholesale grocer specializing in foodservice supplies for the restaurant industry, but may be a great fit for schools and other businesses as well.

Shamrock Shuffle Wine & Beer Walk!
Saturday, March 11
5:00 - 8:00 PM
Country Village Shops, 23718 Bothell Everett Hwy., Bothell

Come join the FUN! Gather with your friends, bring your favorite glass, and come celebrate delicious wines and beers at the Country Village Shops!
17 Wineries/Breweries * 12 Unique Shops

Tickets:  $25 online
$30 at the door while supplies last
Tickets include 10 tastings
Win The Best Shamrock Spirit Award! Show off your Shamrock style by wearing your awesome green shamrock costume!  See photos here    Prizes will be awarded for the best display of Shamrock Spirit! Prizes include gift certificates valid at any Country Village shop/restaurant and tickets to the next Wine Walk.

Grand Re-Opening Ribbon Cutting 
Thursday, March 23
5:00 - 7:00 PM
Level Seven Salon, 10127 Main Street, Suite B, Bothell

Level Seven Salon is open again on Main Street after the devastation of the Bothell Fire last July!  They welcome family, friends, guests and the Bothell community to celebrate with them on this special day!

Meet the team, enjoy appetizers from Alexa's Cafe, wine from Rain City Wines, and beer from The Hop and Hound.  Enjoy raffles, samples, and free skin and hair consultations!  Their new shop is located next door in the previous Paul Richards Clothing space.

2017/18 Annual Guide to Goods & Services to Print Soon!  Deadline is April 12, 2017.  

Our annual Guide to Goods & Services is being updated for print and will include a free listing for all Chamber members.

23,500 copies are distributed to Bothell & Kenmore residences, businesses, and visitors so now is a great time to join the Chamber or bring your account current. Members current by April 12, 2017 will be listed in the Guide.

What We Need From Our Members...
Please review your business name, address, and phone number displaying in your online directory listing at our website.

If you need to make changes to your business information please do so by  Logging into your member account before April 12, 2017.

Enhance Your Listing...
You also have the option to add your website address by ordering an "Enhanced Listing" for only $25!
Click here to order
Want to advertise for increased exposure? Please contact Susie Allison  at the Bothell/Kenmore Reporter at 425.339.3011. 
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City Of Bothell News
Main Street Enhancement Groundbreaking Event
Tuesday, March 28
10:00 - 11:00 AM
Bothell's Main Street, between 101st Ave NE & 102nd Ave NE
The community is warmly invited to participate in the City of Bothell's Main Street Enhancement Groundbreaking Event!

Stop by for community leaders' remarks, coffee & pastries, and lots of celebrating!  Main Street's one hundred-year legacy makes it the heart and soul of Bothell. The project aims to keep that spirit alive while transforming Main Street into a vital community gathering place.

City Of Kenmore News
City of Kenmore Receives Complete Streets Award!

The City of Kenmore was recently awarded $500,000 by the Washington State Transportation Improvement Board. The City was nominated by Washington State Department of Transportation and Washington State Department of Commerce based on the City's efforts to improve multi-modal transportation, adopt a Complete Streets approach to transportation development, and implement a Target Zero resolution. The amount of funding was determined by the City's highly-integrated policies and track record of complete street project design and development.  The award funds will be used for the City match on the NE 202nd Street Sidewalks grant-funded project. This will make funds available for other transportation projects.

Fun Events At Country Village Shops
Country Village Shops, 23718 Bothell Everett Hwy. Bothell

It's always a great time when you visit Country Village with its 40 local shops and restaurants. Check out some of their upcoming events:

Shamrock Shuffle  3/11
Ladies Night Out    4/13
Meet The Easter Bunny  4/15
Fuschia & Dahlia Sale  4/22
Walk/Run The Family Jewels 5K To Raise Scholarship Funds For Siblings Of Cancer
Saturday, March 11
9:00 - 11:00 AM
Saint Edward State Park, 14445 Juanita Drive NE, Kenmore

The Jaimeson Jones Memorial Scholarship presents the 7th annual Family Jewels 5K on March 11, 2017!  Held at Saint Edward State Park, the 5K run (or 2.5K walk) helps provide scholarships to Northshore students who have had a sibling with cancer. 

They hope to see a nice Chamber presence there this year so they're offering a $5 discount to Chamber members.  Use code: CHAMBER at registration.  Register today at 

Poetry Night Is Back At Tsuga Fine Art & Framing
Saturday, March 11
7:00 - 8:30 PM
TSUGA Fine Art & Framing, 10101 Main Street, Bothell

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Dust off your beatnik glasses, practice your finger snapping and trim that goatee - you're invited to the ongoing Poetry Night series at the TSUGA Fine Art & Framing gallery (the second Saturday of every month). Chill to the smooth verbal rhythms of local poets, and bring your own poems if you've got them to join us on the open mic! The evening features light refreshments, great art and excellent company.

Creme Tangerine At The Northshore Performing Arts Center
Saturday, March 11
7:30 PM
Northshore Performing Arts Center, 18125 92nd Ave. NE, Bothell
Creme Tangerine playing at the  Northshore Performing Arts Center is a dynamic five-piece band from Seattle that performs the music of The Beatles for thousands each year. Rather than focusing on the personalities or look of The Beatles, Creme Tangerine focuses on performing their beloved music live for all to enjoy.

Their performances have included The Beatles most recognized hits as well as different eras of the Beatles music and "the White Album" and "Abbey Road" in their entireties. Their high energy, quality performances appeal to those already familiar with and new to the music of The Beatles. Sponsored by Northshore Theatre Guild.
Home Sellers Seminar For A Seamless Sale By Star Lalario Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Sunday, March 12
1:00 - 3:00 PM
The Rosewood Room in Country Village, 720 238th Street SE, Bothell
Learn how to successfully position your home for sale to get top dollar PLUS get insider tips from leading loan specialists, landscapers, remodelers, staging professionals and other experts to make your real estate transactions as seamless as possible!

Whether you plan to sell in 2 weeks, 2 months or 2 years.... you will gain infomation that will help you sell faster and for more $$$!

Presented by Star Lalario of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty.
Free to the public. Catered by Alexa's Cafe & Catering. Plus, raffle giveaways worth over $1000!

Business Owners And Hiring Managers Needed For Bothell High School Event
Friday, April 7
8:00 - 11:30 AM
Bothell High School, 9130 NE 180th St., Bothell
Bothell High School will be holding its annual "Interview Practice Friday" event during the morning of April 7, and they need your help. 

This is an opportunity for business and marketing students to practice critical job interview skills.  The school is again reaching out to Bothell business owners and hiring managers to play the role of a prospective employer in this practice event. 

If you are available to help out, please contact Doug Hakala at Bothell High at:

Two Men And A Truck Host "Movers For Moms" Program
March - May 12
You can help too -- become a collection site!

Two Men And A Truck host an annual program called Movers for Moms® with a mission of giving back to mothers in need each Mother's Day. In its 10th year, the national program continues to grow and gain additional success. In 2016, the program collected more than 285,000 items for mothers across the country staying in hundreds of shelters.

They are partnering with The Sophia Way in Bellevue, a domestic violence shelter. They are looking to help with increasing their supply of basic needs items including toiletries and towels. It will be running from late March until May 12. They will be delivering the supplies to the shelter just in time for Mother's Day.

If businesses are interested in being a collection point, please contact John Phillips 425.332.6200 or

UW Bothell Summer Housing For Businesses Hosting Student Interns

Each year UW Bothell Conference Housing Services provides affordable summer housing for local businesses hosting student interns!

Whether they are part of a larger intern group or individually looking for a place to stay during the time working with you, their fully furnished apartments are at a great rate and are located in the heart of Bothell! They offer both group rates from $40 a night per person to full apartments individually at $85 a night. All their apartments include a full kitchen inclusive of a dishwasher, stove/oven, full fridge, with a washer/dryer and living room/bathroom in every unit! Take a look at their apartments online  for more information.  Their summer conference season begins June 18 and goes through September 1.

For any questions or booking information, please contact Jeff Sann at  or call him at 425.352.5215! They happily work with businesses or the individual interns to help best fit the needs of their customers!