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July 2019

Climate Reality Project Presentation

July 3, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Hal Holmes Center, 201 Ruby St
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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Matt Almos lives in Los Angeles and makes his living as a creative director for theme parks and live theater. In March 2019, however, he found himself in Atlanta, attending…

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September 2019

Conquest 2019 – Christian, Bi-lingual, Multi-cultural Event

September 7, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Portland, OR 97232 United States

Conquest 2019 is billed as the biggest Christian bi-lingual, multi-cultural event in the Pacific Northwest. This one-day event, presented for 5,000 people in both English & Spanish is designed as…

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YAKIMA TOWN HALL announces 47th Season Speaker Series – Rob O’Neill

September 11, 2019 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Yakima Town Hall, 5808 Summitview Ave
Yakima, WA 98908 United States

Yakima Town Hall is honored to announce its 47th season speaker series, featuring an incredibly diverse group of five speakers. Rob O’Neill (9/11/2019), best known as the SEAL team member…

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Hiring for Temporary Jobs with the Forest Service – Q&A Phone Sessions

September 18, 2019 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Hiring for Temporary Jobs with the Forest Service WENATCHEE, WA- The USDA Forest Service is hiring for temporary or seasonal jobs across the nation. Temporary positions with the USDA Forest…

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Community Awareness Event on Opioid Addiction and Role of Treatment

September 18, 2019 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Putnam Centennial Center, 719 E. Third St.
Cle Elum, WA 98922 United States

Community Awareness Event on Opioid Addiction and the Role of Medication in Treatment. It’s not just trading one drug for another. Open to the community. Food and beverages served from…

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“Night At The Museum” History Lecture: Sue Litchfield & Lynda Solter present “The Good, The Bad & The Ugly: The Tumultuous Years of Upper County Hard Rock Mining”

September 19, 2019 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Carpenter House Museum, 301 W. 3rd st.
Cle Elum, WA 98922 USA
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Promoting an understanding of the influence of mining on our upper county communities is the focus of this year’s Night at the Museum lecture series hosted by the Northern Kittitas…

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Heritage Barn Rehabilitation Grant Program and Workshop

September 23, 2019 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Kittitas Valley Event Center, 901 E. 7th Avenue
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States

If you own a historic barn, the state of Washington would like to help you keep that heritage location. The Washington State Department of Archaeology & Historic Preservation is now…

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Presentation by the Craftsman Janneman Pienaar – WCAC

September 26, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Western Cultural & Art Center, 416 N Pearl Street
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States

Join the Western Culture and Art Center for their event on . They will have The Craftsman Janneman Pienaar speaking on his life coming to USA from South Africa at the…

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October 2019

“Night At The Museum” History Lecture: Paul Fridlund presents his research and photos on the Roslyn Mine Explosions

October 3, 2019 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Carpenter House Museum, 301 W. 3rd st.
Cle Elum, WA 98922 USA
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Promoting an understanding of the influence of mining on our upper county communities is the focus of this year’s Night at the Museum lecture series hosted by the Northern Kittitas…

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Bower’s Field BBQ

October 5, 2019 @ 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Bower’s Field, 1101 Bowers Rd
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States

Bower’s Field BBQ This is a Free Community BBQ event with multiple organizations talking about the future of Bowers Field. It is also the kick-off event for the 2020 Bowers…

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The Importance of DNA in Genealogy-Kittitas County Genealogical Society

October 7, 2019 @ 7:00 PM
BF Reed Building, 413 N Main Street Suite L
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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Judy Clayton will give us a presentation on the importance of DNA on our genealogy work.

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Department of Revenue free live webinar about business taxes

October 9, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Department of Revenue free live webinar about business taxes Business owners in Washington have many responsibilities, including knowing which taxes they must report. To help reach more businesses statewide, the…

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Kittitas Valley League of Women Voters Co-Host Census Forum

October 9, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Hal Holmes Center, 201 Ruby St
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States

Kittitas Valley League of Women Voters Co-Host Census Forum – 2020 Census Less Than A Year Away The Kittitas Valley League of Women Voters, the CWU James E. Brooks Library…

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Youth Service Mentor Program – Town Hall Meeting

October 17, 2019 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Ellensburg City Council Chambers, 501 North Anderson Stree
Ellensburg, WA 98926 USA
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YAKIMA TOWN HALL announces 47th Season Speaker Series – Alex Banayan

October 23, 2019 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Yakima Town Hall, 5808 Summitview Ave
Yakima, WA 98908 United States

Yakima Town Hall is honored to announce its 47th season speaker series, featuring an incredibly diverse group of five speakers. Rob O’Neill (9/11/2019), best known as the SEAL team member…

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November 2019

Kittitas County Genealogical Society Meeting

November 4, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The Reed Building, 413 N Main Street Suite L
Ellensburg, WA, 98926 United States
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Gedsite is a program which makes web sites from GEDCOM files. GEDCOMS are exported by all the popular computerized genealogy programs. Flexible and powerful, it can easily make very simple…

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YAKIMA TOWN HALL announces 47th Season Speaker Series – Dr. Edith Widder

November 13, 2019 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Yakima Town Hall, 5808 Summitview Ave
Yakima, WA 98908 United States

Yakima Town Hall is honored to announce its 47th season speaker series, featuring an incredibly diverse group of five speakers. Rob O’Neill (9/11/2019), best known as the SEAL team member…

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“Washington’s Undiscovered Feminists,” a talk by Mayumi Tsutakawa

November 14, 2019 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
CWU Museum Culture and Environment, 1200 N. D Street, Dean Hall, Central Washington University Campus
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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Writer Mayumi Tsutakawa presents five “woman warriors” in the arts and journalism whose inspiring stories reach back to the early years of our region. Meet the pioneering photographer Imogen Cunningham,…

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Calling all Veterans: Join Prestige Senior Living for Information on VA Benefits

November 19, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Prestige Senior Living at Hearthstone, 802 E Mountain View Ave
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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Prestige Senior Living at Hearthstone invites veterans and their loved ones to attend a free discussion on Tuesday, November 19 from 10 to 11:30 a.m., to learn about VA benefits…

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Kittitas Audubon November Program

November 21, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Hal Holmes Center, 201 Ruby St
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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There’s a Fungus Among Us! What lurks beneath us on earth’s carpet? Can I safely eat that? What purpose does that organism serve? Find out at November’s program on the…

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December 2019

“Animals at Play”: A Talk by Dr. Jessica Mayhew

December 5, 2019 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
CWU Museum of Culture and Environment Dean Hall, 400 E University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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Since 2003, CWU primatologists (including Dr. Sofia K. Blue, Dr. Jessica Mayhew, Dr. Lori Sheeran, Dr. Lixing Sun, and Dr. Steve Wagner) have been partnering with primatologists at Anhui University…

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Succession planning workshop for landowners in central Washington

December 7, 2019 @ 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Kittitas County Fairgrounds, 901 E. 7th Ave
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States

Succession planning workshop for landowners in central Washington Washington State University Extension is offering the award-winning “Ties to the Land” succession planning workshop in Ellensburg. Succession planning is a way for…

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“The Environment and Modern Agriculture” presentation

December 10, 2019 @ 7:00 PM
First Methodist Church – Ellensburg, 210 North Ruby Street
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States

“The Environment and Modern Agriculture” presentation There will be a talk on “The Environment and Modern Agriculture”. The talk will explore how raising farmed animals and growing related crops affect…

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Public stakeholder workshops for Washington’s new Broadband Internet Service Access law

December 16, 2019 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Confluence Technology Center, 285 Technology Center Way #102
Wenatchee, WA 98801 United States

Public stakeholder workshops for Washington’s new Broadband Internet Service Access law The Washington State Public Works Board will holding public stakeholder workshops in December to discuss implementation of Washington’s new…

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Public stakeholder workshops for Washington’s new Broadband Internet Service Access law

December 18, 2019 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Spokane Convention Center, 334 W Spokane Falls Blvd
Spokane, 98201 United States

Public stakeholder workshops for Washington’s new Broadband Internet Service Access law The Washington State Public Works Board will holding public stakeholder workshops in December to discuss implementation of Washington’s new…

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January 2020

Kittitas County Genealogical Society Meeting

January 13, 2020 @ 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Reed Building, 413 N Main Street Suite L
Ellensburg, WA, WA 98926 United States
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We will review our personal resolutions from last year, and make new ones. Erik Bakke will present Stronger Roots For Your Family Tree.

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Kittitas Audubon Society Program

January 23, 2020 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Hal Holmes, 209 N. Ruby
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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Carbon Sequestration on Kittitas County Farms—It Can Be Done! Kittitas Audubon Society January program presents Carey Gazis, a professor in the Geological Sciences Department at Central Washington University. Her research…

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February 2020

Let’s Taco ‘Bout Primaries

February 5, 2020 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
CWU SURC Ballroom, 400 E. University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926 USA
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 A free public forum on Washington State’s 2020 Presidential Primary, cosponsored by LWVKC & ASCWU. Ellensburg – The League of Women Voters and Associated Students of CWU will present a free public…

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Let’s Taco ‘Bout Primaries

February 5, 2020 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
CWU SURC Theatre WA United States + Google Map
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 A free public forum on Washington State’s 2020 Presidential Primary, cosponsored by LWVKC & ASCWU. Ellensburg – The League of Women Voters and Associated Students of CWU will present a free public…

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Communication and Conflict Resolution Training

February 6, 2020 @ 8:15 AM - 5:00 PM
Dispute Resolution Center of Yakima and Kittitas Counties, 132 N 1st Ave
Yakima, WA 98902 United States

Communication and Conflict Resolution Training The Dispute Resolution Center of Yakima and Kittitas Counties will present a day-and-a-half training that focuses on communication and conflict resolution skills to address workplace…

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Commission to Consider Hatchery Reform, Willapa Bay Salmon Policy 

February 7, 2020 @ 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Natural Resources Building, 1111 Washington St. SE
Olympia, WA 98501 United States

Commission to Consider Hatchery Reform, Willapa Bay Salmon Policy   The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission, a citizen panel appointed by the governor to set policy for the Washington Department of…

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Communication and Conflict Resolution Training

February 7, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Dispute Resolution Center of Yakima and Kittitas Counties, 132 N 1st Ave
Yakima, WA 98902 United States

Communication and Conflict Resolution Training The Dispute Resolution Center of Yakima and Kittitas Counties will present a day-and-a-half training that focuses on communication and conflict resolution skills to address workplace…

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Commission to Consider Hatchery Reform, Willapa Bay Salmon Policy 

February 8, 2020 @ 7:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Natural Resources Building, 1111 Washington St. SE
Olympia, WA 98501 United States

Commission to Consider Hatchery Reform, Willapa Bay Salmon Policy   The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission, a citizen panel appointed by the governor to set policy for the Washington Department of…

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Not Your Parents’ Primary

February 19, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Putnam Centennial Center, 719 E. Third St.
Cle Elum, WA 98922 United States
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Legislation passed in 2019 changed several aspects of how the presidential nomination process is conducted in Washington state. This free public Forum in Cle Elum will feature a panel discussion…

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Newhouse to Host 2020 Senior Symposium

February 20, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Harman Senior Center, 101 North 65th Avenue
Yakima, WA 98908 United States

Newhouse to Host 2020 Senior Symposium Rep. Dan Newhouse will host a Senior Symposium in Yakima for all seniors and their families in Central Washington. The Senior Symposium will feature…

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Revenue offers free tax workshop – Wenatchee

February 20, 2020 @ 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
North Central Region, Washington State Dept. of Transportation, 2830 Euclid Ave., Bldg. A
Wenatchee, WA 98801 United States

Revenue offers free tax workshop – Wenatchee Business owners in Washington are responsible for knowing which taxes to report. To help them, the Washington State Department of Revenue (Revenue) is…

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“Black Carnival: How the Black experience created a tradition” A Lecture by Kim Coleman

February 25, 2020 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
CWU Museum of Culture and Environment Dean Hall, 400 E University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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Please join us for a talk by Kim Coleman, a native New Orleanian, historian, storyteller, and photographer and the Curatorial Manager and Education Specialist at the McKenna Museums. Her lecture…

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March 2020

YAKIMA TOWN HALL announces 47th Season Speaker Series – Chuck Underwood

March 4, 2020 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Yakima Town Hall, 5808 Summitview Ave
Yakima, WA 98908 United States

Yakima Town Hall is honored to announce its 47th season speaker series, featuring an incredibly diverse group of five speakers. Rob O’Neill (9/11/2019), best known as the SEAL team member…

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YVC’s 2019-20 Visiting Lecture Series Concludes with Kristina Ernest

March 10, 2020 @ 7:00 PM
Yakima Valley Community College, South 16th Avenue and Nob Hill Blvd
Yakima, WA 98902 United States

YVC’s 2019-20 Visiting Lecture Series Concludes with Kristina Ernest Yakima Valley College, in collaboration with the Cowiche Canyon Conservancy, presents the Visiting Lecture Series. Admission is free and open to…

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Guest Speaker Series Launches Presentation by Pete Horish

March 14, 2020 @ 11:00 AM
Cle Elum Eagles, 220 N Pennsylvania Ave
Cle Elum, WA United States

Guest Speaker Series Launches Presentation by Pete Horish Join us during the Heritage Club meeting at the Cle Elum Eagles. Public Invited – Free Guest Speaker Presentation, with Pete Horish.…

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Kittitas Audubon Society Northern Spotted Owl Status Program

March 19, 2020 @ 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Hal Holmes, 209 N. Ruby
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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Join us Thursday, March 19th, at 7:00 pm at Hal Holmes Center, where our guest speaker, Ashlee Mikkelsen, will be discussing the long history of the Northern Spotted Owl. She…

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The Kittitas Audubon Society March program – the Northern Spotted Owl

March 19, 2020 @ 7:00 PM
Hal Holmes Center, 201 Ruby St
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States

The Kittitas Audubon Society March program features the compelling history and current status of a local bird population, the Northern Spotted Owl. Guest speaker, Ashlee Mikkelsen, will be discussing the…

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April 2020

YAKIMA TOWN HALL announces 47th Season Speaker Series – Monica Lewinsky

April 1, 2020 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Yakima Town Hall, 5808 Summitview Ave
Yakima, WA 98908 United States

Yakima Town Hall is honored to announce its 47th season speaker series, featuring an incredibly diverse group of five speakers. Rob O’Neill (9/11/2019), best known as the SEAL team member…

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Virtual Planetarium Show: Tour of the Spring Sky using Stellarium Web (via Zoom)

April 4, 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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First Saturday of the Month Planetarium Show via Zoom! Tour of the Spring Sky using Stellarium Web Time: Apr 4, 2020 12:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Professor Bruce…

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Disney’s Approach to Employee Engagement Training

April 14, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom, Central Washington University
Ellensburg, WA United States

Disney Institute is bringing its renowned professional development course, “Disney’s Approach to Employee Engagement,” to Ellensburg. The one-day event will allow area professionals to explore ways in which they can…

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May 2021

Nature at Home, Building Edible Landscapes

May 27 @ 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Zoom
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Come tune in and learn about building edible landscapes with Kate Doughty, Farm and Sustainability Manager in auxiliary enterprises at Central Washington University. You can expect to leave this presentation…

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June 2021

Science on Tap

June 1 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Central Washington University WA United States
Free

Imperiled Next of Kin: Exploring Chimpanzee Behavioral Flexibility in a Human-Dominated Landscape of Uganda Presented by Dr. Maureen McCarthey, University of Southern California As close relatives of humans, chimpanzees share…

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L&I workers’ rights webinar – Employer Guide to Workers’ Rights

June 9 @ 1:30 PM
Virtual United States

The Employment Standards program is offering a series of webinars to help businesses and workers better understand how state law and Washington State Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) rules apply…

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L&I workers’ rights webinar – EAP Overtime

June 16 @ 1:30 PM
Virtual United States

The Employment Standards program is offering a series of webinars to help businesses and workers better understand how state law and Washington State Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) rules apply…

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Local industries invited to virtual discussion with their legislators

June 16 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Virtual United States

ELLENSBURG – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce and its Government Affairs Committee are introducing a new virtual event series called Industry Nights. Industry Nights will allow specific industries in…

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L&I workers’ rights webinar – Know your Worker Rights

June 23 @ 1:30 PM

The Employment Standards program is offering a series of webinars to help businesses and workers better understand how state law and Washington State Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) rules apply…

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July 2021

Local industries invited to virtual discussion with their legislators

July 21 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Virtual United States

ELLENSBURG – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce and its Government Affairs Committee are introducing a new virtual event series called Industry Nights. Industry Nights will allow specific industries in…

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August 2021

Local industries invited to virtual discussion with their legislators

August 18 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Virtual United States

ELLENSBURG – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce and its Government Affairs Committee are introducing a new virtual event series called Industry Nights. Industry Nights will allow specific industries in…

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