Community News & Announcements
July 25, 2012  

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, July 26
7:30 - 9:00 AM
Northshore Senior Center

Member Orientation
Thursday, August 16
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Riverside East Retirement

Networking Breakfast
Tuesday, August 21
7:30 - 9:00 AM
Country Inn & Suites

Sunday, August 26
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Pop Keeney Stadium

Senior Day
Tuesday, September 11
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Downtown Bothell

Thank You to Our Patron Members


Alexas Cafe & Catering

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Cox Printing 2011


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Country Inn and Suites




Bothell Reporter


Senior Resource 
Tuesday, August 21

9:30 - 10:30 AM

Chateau Bistro

Business Advocacy  

No Meeting In August



Downtown Action
No Meeting In August

No Meeting In August 
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 

Andrea Schafer,
Bothell Physical Therapy

Bothell Physical Therapy is a physical therapist owned out patient clinic. They strive to help each patient return to their optimal function through joint mobilizations, therapeutic exercise, coordination training, postural re-education, massage and patient education.

Lisa Roberts, Lisa Roberts Marketing Services
Lisa Roberts Marketing Services is a business marketing services company that provides strategic marketing and business growth. They assist their clients in formulating and implementing focused, creative and disciplined marketing plans to attain profitable goals, increase market share and sales efficiency.
General Meeting this Thursday
Thursday, July 26

7:30 - 9:00 AM

Join us for the GBCC monthly meeting at the Northshore Senior Center. Socialize, network, get updates from the Chamber and find out what is happening around the community.

Featured Speaker: Steve Morikawa, Capital Division Manager, City of Bothell.  Steve will provide updates on the status and timing of various public projects in town, including: Crossroads, Wayne Curve, Multi-way Boulevard and Main Street.


New members will have the opportunity to introduce themselves and their business.


Driving Directions 

Mark Your Calendar for this Year's RiverFest Celebration!
, August 26
10:00 AM -
4:00 PM

Bothell isRiverFest gearing up for its annual

RiverFest event at it's new location at Pop Keeney Stadium Parking Lot!!  


RiverFest is a celebration of Bothell's heritage with a variety of activities including: a car show, concert, family activities, City Show & Tell, Craft and Merchants Market and much more.  

Bothell's Annual Senior Day Celebration 

September 11

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM  


Join the Northshore Senior Center and the Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, September 11, 2012, and be a part of this growing tradition of honoring our seniors. Shop at the stores on Main Street, dine at the downtown restaurants, and enjoy a day with family and friends. There will be give-a-ways, prizes, discounts, music and entertainment, historical tours and more!


All seniors and their families are welcome. In addition to free parking, the Northshore Senior Center will provide additional shuttle service to and from Downtown Bothell at regular times throughout the day. So come spend the day and allow us to honor you!


Click here to view the Senior Day videos! 


For more information, call the Bothell Chamber at 425.485.4353 or click here

Member Announcements

Tessera Center for Lifelong Learning Community Open House

July 27  

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM


Please join Tessera as they officially launch their new Center for Lifelong Learning in Bothell on Friday, July 27th from 11 AM to 1 PM.


The Tessera Center for Lifelong Learning offers young adults with autism and other developmental disabilities a wide array of skill-building opportunities that foster independence, develop social connections and enhance quality of life. Tessera's goal is to close the enormous gap of isolation for young adults with autism and other developmental disabilities after high school special education transition services end. Daily program activities are designed to assist members in reaching their individual potential by increasing independence and inclusion.


The Tessera Center for Lifelong Learning will be open five days a week, serving members Monday through Friday, from 9 AM to 4 PM. 


The Tessera Center is located at 19213 Bothell Way NE, Bothell 98011 (former American Legion Building)


They look forward to meeting you!

The Mercantile Wine & Goods Grand Opening Weekend!

August 3 -5


Join them for their Grand Opening Weekend! The Mercantile Wine & Goods is a co-op tasting room located in the heart of Bothell's Country Village, featuring award winning wines from four wineries with food pairing.   


They offer tasting flights, wine by the glass and bottle, and a selection of locally produced goods for the kitchen and home. Winemakers' specials will be offered all weekend.


The tasting room will be open 4-9 PM on Friday August 3rd with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony beginning at 5:30 PM.


Also open Saturday 12-7 PM and Sunday 12-7 PM.


Visit them on Facebook to RSVP or for more details!  

Awesome August Kid's Day!

Country Village

August 4 & 5

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Come celebrate ALL THINGS KIDS at their Awesome August Kid's Day!  A wonderful world of kid friendly activities, vendors, food, demonstrations and fun! Clowns, pony rides, and of course the train will be running all day!  Most of the vendors and participants will be offering crafts and make and takes all weekend, so those kiddos will keep busy for hours of fun!


Preschools from all around the Northshore area will be there to answer questions, interact with families and help you find the right placement for your little ones


Click here to learn more 

Wild Vine Bistro Celebrates 3rd Anniversary!  

Wild Vine Bistro

Congratulations to Wild Vine Bistro on celebrating their 3rd anniversary on July 20.

Wild Vine Bistro currently features a special summer menu and live music nightly Wednesday through Saturday.

McMenamins Deal Closes!    



McMenamins paid over $7 million in cash and in non-monetary compensation for the 5.41 acre site. Non-monetary compensation includes access to some of the McMenamins' facilities at no charge to Bothell residents for 15 years.  


McMenamins submitted a proposal to the City in a competitive process in 2009. McMenamins operates brew pubs in the Northwest with its chain of hotels primarily in Oregon. The hotel in Bothell will be their first in the Puget Sound and will serve as a flagship in the region. Facilities are to be open for business no later than August 2014 in accordance with the Development Agreement  


Read more... 

Backpacks for Kids Donation Campaign

July 13 - August 3         



Northshore School District's 13th annual Backpacks for Kids school supply donation campaign will be held July 13 through August 3. The multi-week community donation campaign benefits local school district families who are unable to send their children to school with necessary school supplies.


Contact Cecilia Shumate at 425.408.7670 or for program information, to be a donation collection site, help assemble backpacks in August or to make a donation.


The Chamber Office is a donation collection site! Bring a donation to the July General Meeting or by the office during office hours.  

Roscoe's Ranch 

Guy Senate Ad

Roscoe's Ranch is pleased to announce that owner Guy Palumbo is running for State Senate in the 1st legislative district which encompasses Bothell.

Learn more at