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May 9, 2012  

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Upcoming Events
Wednesday, May 9
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Courtyard  Hall in
Country Village

After Hours Social
Thursday, May 10
5:30 - 7:30 PM
Host: Alexa's Cafe

General Meeting

Thursday, May 24

 7:30 - 9:00 AM

Northshore Senior Center

Vintage Bothell
Wine Walk 

Friday, June 1

5:00 - 8:00 PM

Main Street



Community Open House

Tuesday, June 12

5:00 - 7:30 PM

Mobius Hall: Cascadia Community College



Thank You to Our Patron Members

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Alexas Cafe & Catering

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Country Inn and Suites




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Cox Printing 2011

Downtown Action No meeting in May

Senior Resource 
Tuesday, May 15
9:30 AM
Chateau Bistro 

Economic Development

Tuesday, May 15 

12:00 PM

Bothell Police Department


Thursday, May 17

8:00 AM

Crystal Creek Cafe

Contact Us
Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce

23716 8th Ave SE, Suite I-1
Bothell, WA 98021 

Lori Cadwell
Executive Director

Brittany Caldwell
Director of Operations

Kim Monson
Office Manager


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Chamber Announcements 
Welcome New Members

Shelli Kind, Muscular Dystrophy Association
Nonprofit health agency dedicated to curing muscular dystrophy, ALS and related diseases by funding worldwide research. The Association also provides comprehensive health care and support services, advocacy and education.

Evan Perrollaz, Cornerstone Healthcare
Provides support services for seniors including: assisting seniors with finding the right housing options, providing assistance with healthcare needs & consulting and training for the senior living industry. 

After Hours Social Tomorrow at Alexa's Cafe & Catering   

Thursday, May 10  

5:30 - 7:30 PM  


Alexas Cafe & CateringJoin us for the May After Hours Social, hosted by Alexa's Cafe & Catering.

Alexa's Cafe on Main Street is known for comfort food, casually served in a fast and friendly way and is a wonderful place to bring friends, family and clients. Their large room allows for private conversations as well as the feeling that you are in an extension of your own home. Alexa's is open 7 days a week for Breakfast and Lunch.  


This Social is free and no registration is required.

Don't forget your business cards to hand out while you are making new connections!

Tickets on Sale Now for Vintage Bothell Wine Walk on Main Street! 

Friday, June 1 

5:00 - 8:00 PM  


Wine Walk Glass

Sip wine from 16 of the area's premier wineries and shop historic Main Street's retailers. 



$20 per person in advance, $30 at the door while supplies last. 


BYOG (Bring Your Own Glass)


Participating Main Street businesses:
Artmusica, Banner Bank, Bothell Florist, Bothell Furniture, Five Star Granite, FrameWright, Hillcrest Bakery, Paul Richards Clothing,
Rain City Wines, The Bank of Bargains, The Pilates Life & Woodlawn Optical.


Proceeds benefit Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce and Bothell

Arts Council.


Click here for more information

8th Annual Community Open House    

Tuesday, June 12   

5:00 - 7:30 PM  



Celebrate our 8th Anniversary as a Chamber at our Open House on Tuesday, June 12th!


The event will consist of a limited number of exhibit tables, as well as several food and drink tables, in a relaxed social atmosphere.


The event is free to attend and each participating restaurant will be giving away free samples...and there will be free wine, so as you can imagine, we get a great turn out!


WHERE: Mobius Hall, Cascadia Community College
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Chamber Office has Moved!

moved signWe are officially moved into our new office space in Country Village.

New location address is:
23716 8 Ave SE, Suite I - 1,
Bothell, WA 98021

Our phone numbers and emails will remain the same. 

Come by and see us soon!

New Patron Member: LZL Construction

We would like to thank LZL Construction and welcome them as our newest Patron Member!

LZL Construction, Inc is a leading local construction company specializing in both residential and light commercial construction services. They have built their reputation on superior service, quality construction and company-wide integrity.

Contact Dennis or Coral Lehtinen at 425.485.3877 today!
Member Announcements
Crossroad SIGN Offers 35% Off Banners & A-Boards for Chamber Members


For a limited time only, Crossroad SIGN is offering Chamber members 35% off all banners & A-boards!  


Call 425.481.9411 or email and mention your Chamber membership


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Evergreen Healthcare is now EvergreenHealth

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Message from EvergreenHealth:


To better reflect they we have become for you, they've decided this anniversary year to introduce a refreshed brand, name, and look for Evergreen that honors their 40-year tradition of exceptional clinical care and community service while more effectively reflecting what they have become and aspire to be-the hospital and medical center that aligns the technology, quality, expertise and service required to deliver breakthrough care for you.  


Evergreen Healthcare is now EvergreenHealth~ 40 years of care and service and we've just begun. 

Free Parenting Workshop on Child Safety
Thursday, May 10
5:00 - 6:00 PM

Bright HorizonsWe all want to keep our kids safe... join Bright Horizons and learn how to use easy tips and tools that make safety fun not scary.


This dynamic workshop on child safety covers topics such as: Sleepovers & Play dates, Talkative kids (blessing or a curse?), Opposite sex bathrooms and more.   


Want to learn more?


Contact Kim Estes at or
visit us at


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Weight Loss Program: Changing Fitness, Changing Lives.

Over 66% of the adult population is overweight or obese, increasing their risk for developing hypertension, Type II Diabetes, sleep apnea, stroke, some cancers, and cardiovascular diseases. Studies show that decreasing your body weight by 3-5% can help reduce these types of healthcare risks.


Joining Therapeutic Associates -- Canyon Park Physical Therapy's Weight Loss Program can help you reach your weight loss goals with exercise, nutritional/behavioral changes, and positive motivation. We can help you change your lifestyle to keep the weight off while staying injury free.


Questions?  Contact  Dr. Chris Leck, at or 



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Free Diabetes Support Group Meetings at PacMed

Pac Med

On the first Saturday of every month Pacific Medical Centers in Canyon Park holds a free diabetes support group meeting. Meetings begin at 10:00 AM and are held at 1909 214th Street SE, Bothell, WA 98021.  


During these meetings, you will learn how others have improved their diabetes control, and you will receive the latest information from PacMed certified diabetes educators. Family members and friends are welcome to attend and no appointment is needed.  


Please call 206.667.8427 for more information.



Sunday, May 13

Bring mom to Country Village to celebrate her special day! Individual shops will be holding special activities, events and drawings throughout the weekend. Our restaurants will be offering special menu items for the weekend to celebrate all things "mom"!


Bring your child to the 20 participating shops to collect a free bead to make mom a necklace! 


Farmers market flower bouquets are available all weekend in the main parking lot. 

Bastyr University Spring for Health Luncheon
Wednesday, May 16
12:00 -1:30 PM

Bastyr Logo 2012At Bastyr University's annual Spring for Health Luncheon, guests will lunch-and-learn with renowned authors, lecturers and Bastyr alumni Peter Bongiorno, ND, LAc and Pina LoGiudice, ND, LAc..


Cost is $175 per person; $1,750 for a table of eight guests and two Bastyr students. Sponsorships are available to fit your enthusiasm for Bastyr University! Register today!

City of Bothell Presents Sustainamania
Saturday, May 19
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM



FREE fun event about sustainability for all ages. This brand new event will get you connected to how you can become more sustainable in your community.



Activities include:

  • Tour a LEED Bothell building
  • Walk through the wetland
  • Adopt a native plant
  • Meet the Public Works Director
  • Natural lawn care discussion
  • Climb in a Public Works Truck 

More information, details, and vendor information for this event are here: 

Need Office Space or a Place to Meet?

Premier Business Solutions offers GBCC Members 10% off all
services, meeting rooms & full-time office space!

Contact Donna Rae McIntosh 425.487.0812 or

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Vineyard Park Presents "The Virtual Dementia Tour: Your Window Into Their World"
Thursday, May 17
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Vineyard ParkVineyard Park Assisted Living Community invite you on a unique glimpse of what a person with Alzheimer's or Dementia may experience on a daily basis.   


Join Vineyard Park at Bothell Landing for a day of education and insight as we help caregivers and their families care for their loved one.


For more information or to RSVP call 425.485.8900


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7th Annual UWB 5-K Run-Walk
Saturday, May 19

Enjoy the scenic campus of UW Bothell and Cascadia Community College while supporting scholarships for current and future students!

The Annual 5K Run-Walk supports UW Bothell student scholarships with the purpose of encouraging students to further their education and achieve their goals.

The proceeds from registration directly support students in need of financial aid.

* Day of race awards and giveaways
* Post-Race breakfast in M.O.M.S Fine Foods Zone
* Goodie bag
* Technical running shirt
* Bouncy house
* Face painting
* Chip timing (instant results)
* Free parking

Convenient online registration is available through May 17 at
Tuesday, May 22
Woodinville High School Commons
6:15 - 8:30 PM

Northshore Schools FoundationMake a difference in a high school student's life . . . Participate in the first ever Northshore School District BIOEXPO.


We need YOU and other biomedical industry professionals to serve as judges for this key event!!!


Click Here to Judge, Attend or Donate


Contact for more information  

UWB Science & Academic Building Groundbreaking Ceremony
Friday, May 25
11:00 AM

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Help celebrate the groundbreaking of the University of Washington Bothell's third building!


The event will occur near the center of campus behind the library.  Look for the event signage.


Campus tours will be available following the groundbreaking.

For directions and campus map:
Join Relay for Life at Skyview Jr. High
Saturday, June 2-3

Relay for LifeRelay for Life is a community gathering where everyone can participate in the fight against cancer.  Teams of people camp out and take turns walking or running around a track.

Relay for Life brings together millions of people to raise money to help prevent cancer, save lives and diminish suffering from the disease.

Join the race at Skyview Junior High on June 2-3!

Contact Kara Fortney ( for more information.

Executive Office Suite Available Downtown Bothell   


Windowed office, 180 Sq. Ft. for $924 per month.  Includes all utilities, use of copier, conference room and receptionist services.   


$50 per month per VOIP phone line and $20 per month for high speed internet access.   


Come check out the FREE parking!!  Call 425.488.4096 for more information.    

King County Looking for Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention & Recycling
Submision Deadline: June 29 



King County invites you to apply to be listed as a 2012 Best Workplace and let us know how your recycling and waste reduction practices have changed over the past year, and what new successes you have to share. They have reorganized the application criteria by types of work spaces (e.g. copy rooms and/or cubicles) and have added some new criteria, including a place to tell them if your company is pursuing a zero waste goal. The online application can be found at: 


The deadline to apply is June 29, 2012. King County will announce the list and promote it to local media in mid-July. They are excited to kick off the program this year and welcome your participation! More information is available by calling Karen May at 206.296.4353, or emailing