Community News & Announcements
Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce
Community News & Announcements
November 14, 2012


Upcoming Events

Chamber Luncheon
Wednesday, November 14
Check in begins at 11AM
11:30 - 1:00 PM
Courtyard Hall in
Country Village

General Meeting
Thursday, November 29
7:30 - 9:00 AM
Northshore Senior Center

Vintage Bothell Wine Walk
Friday, November 30
5:30 - 8:30 PM
Main Street Bothell

After Hours Social
@ Bothell Chiropractic
& Wellness
Thursday, December 13
5:30 - 8:30 PM
Main Street Bothell

Patron Members

Cox Printing & Signs

Edward Jones_Starman

Alexas Cafe & Catering

Country Inn and Suites

Country Village Shops

Nancy Pipinich, State Farm

LZL Construction

  Banner Bank

Sundance Energy Services
Community Partners

Bastyr University


Puget Sound Energy

Bothell Reporter

Cascadia Community College
Committee Meetings

Downtown Action
December 5
Alexa's Cafe

No Meeting in December

Business Advocacy  
No Meeting in December

Senior Resource
No Meeting in December

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

Chamber Announcements
Welcome New Members

Offers supplemental education (math & reading) service. Available for all ages.  Located in Kenmore.

New dress shop, now open on Main Street!  Offers a variety of wedding gowns, bridal party, prom and homecoming dresses.
Community News & Announcements:
Shout Out!

Shout Out

Welcome to the newest section of our Community News & Announcements: Shout Out!  


"The Chamber would like to thank Rain City Wines and Level Seven Salon for referring one of our newest members, Moments to Treasure Bridal."


Please send your announcements, congratulations, testimonials and thank you's to

Last General Meeting of the Year! Featuring John Marshall, "The Power of Questions"
Thursday, November 29
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.  


Guest Speaker, John Marshall will present "The Power of Questions". You'll learn how to use questions in your business everyday to benefit your team of employees, gain rapport with clients, enter the mind of potential clients and much more.

This is event is free to attend and all are welcome.  No registration is required.

Want to bring a door prize for increased exposure? Contact Brittany today!



Chamber Office Closed for Thanksgiving 

November 22-23 





The Chamber staff wishes you all a wonderful Thanksgiving. The office will re-open on Monday, November 26 at 10:00 AM.  



Member Announcements
Need Office Space or a Place to Meet? 

Premier Business Solutio
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Contact Donna Rae McIntosh 425.487.0812 or

Premier Business Centers

Evening Kiwanis Meeting  

Wednesday, November 14

7:00 - 8:00 PM 

Northshore Kiwanis Logo

The Evening Meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Northshore is planned for Wednesday, November 14 from 7:00 to 8:00 PM at Sparta's Pizza, 18817 Bothell Way NE.  


Join Kiwanis to serve the Northshore community and be a part of a world-wide community service organization.  


For additional information, visit or email Peg Dowd at

Northshore School Foundation

Upcoming Events   

Northshore Schools Foundation
Kid's Night Out, November 16, 7:00 PM. Samari Vs. Knight at Evergreen Karate. Youth ages 7-12 years old are invited to join the sanseis at Evergreen Karate for an evening of Samari & Knight training. This fun, active evening includes martial arts games and activities complete with foam toys and safety equipment! Pizza and drinks are included in the evening. Space is limited. 100% of net proceeds benefit the Northshore Schools Foundation. Cost: $20-Pre registration & parent release form required. Read more...

10th Annual Light a Fire for Learning Luncheon. March 28, 2013, SAVE THE DATE! Read more...  

Country Village: "A Taste of the Holidays" Wine Tasting Event
Saturday, November 17
5:00 - 8:00 PM

Taste of the Holidays Logo

Start your holiday celebration with a wine tasting event at Country Village! Enjoy an evening of wine tasting, featuring 15 local wineries, each one located in a different shop throughout the village. Proceeds benefit the Northshore Performing Arts Foundation.  


Tickets are required for the wine tasting - $20 in advance or $25 at the check-in booth. Online ticket sales end November 16 at midnight.


This is a "BYOG" (Bring your own glass) event. Must be 21 years of age for the wine tasting. ID required at the check-in tent when picking up your tickets.  


Bottles of wine will be for sale and available on site. What a wonderful holiday gift!


NPAC Presents: Elisabeth Von Trapp with the Columbia Children's Choir
Sunday, November 18
2:00 PM

Elisabeth Von Trapp

The granddaughter of Maria and Baron von Trapp, whose story inspired The Sound of Music, Elisabeth has created her own joyfully expressive musical style. She is joined by the Pacific Northwest's own Columbia Children's Choir.


Support the performing arts in your community and be rewarded with a priceless experience. Tickets at or 425.984.2471.

EASY ST Celebrates Grand Opening

Woodinville's newest business EASY ST, which offers shared workspace for solo professionals, is now open. Owners Kim and Jeff Thomas held the red ribbon as more than 60 local businesspeople celebrated the grand opening of Easy St, located inside Crossroad SIGN.


Easy St Grand Opening

Cross Training Has Arrived In Bothell And Your First Week Is FREE! 


PSP Logo

Precision Sports Performance (PSP) is now accepting new members into their Adult Cross Training Program which has been designed using the most up to date training principles and scientific research around. Many of the methods utilized are currently being used by the top trainers/coaches in the world.

Are you interested in improving core strength, cardiovascular conditions, strength, speed or power?


Mention this advertisement to receive a Free Week of Cross Training and to have your ramp-up fee waived (over $150.00 in savings)  


For more information and to find out about our class schedule call PSP Director Brian Sutton at 425.420.1058 or email, or visit it us at 



Country Inn & Suites Announces New Drink & Food Specials in the Lounge 


Country Inn and SuitesCountry Inn & Suites By Carlson - Bothell is announcing new food & drink specials in their Lounge. Please post in your break room area for everyone to see. There are so many options now available, and themes for every day of the week, including Monday Night Football!

Their Lounge is open 7 days a week from 4:00 -10:00 PM, and later for groups. They look forward to seeing you soon. Please contact Wendy Rasmussen to schedule your next Happy Hour Event.


Meet Kevin Smith, New Manager of Evergreen Washelli Bothell 

Kevin Smith

Evergreen Washelli Bothell is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Smith as the new manager at the Bothell funeral home.  


Kevin and his wife Cheryl owned and operated a historic funeral home in Altoona, PA until earlier this year when they moved to Seattle to be close to their son, daughter-in-law and now-18 month granddaughter. He joined Evergreen Washelli in October, working with Dale Amundsen. One of Kevin's first activities was as a judge in the Chamber's Chilifest at Evergreen Washelli Bothell.


Kevin and Dale are looking forward to expanding Evergreen Washelli Bothell as a place for small weddings, parties, and corporate events, in addition to life celebrations.

Executive Office Suite for Rent  


Executive Office Suite downtown Bothell. Windowed office, 11x13 Ft. for $840 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 JerryAnn Graham at CFO2GO 425.488.4096 for more information.

Proposed City of Bothell Budget Presented


At its Oct. 3CityLogoColor0 study session, Bothell City Council received the pro  posed 2013-2014 Biennial Budget presentation from City Manager Bob Stowe. The total 2013-2014 proposed City of Bothell budget appropriation is $231,914,189. Within that, the 2013-2014 General Fund portion of the budget is $78,150,611 and proposes a balanced spending plan. The General Fund supports most of the City's basic services, including community development, engineering, general administration, parks, planning, public safety (Police and Fire) and recreation. General Fund expenditures are almost wholly funded by revenues from various taxes such as retail sales, property, and utility taxes.


Read more...  

"How to Relate to Anyone" Seminar 

Hosted at Evergreen Washelli at Bothell
Monday, November 19
7:00 - 8:30 PM

Evergreen Washelli at Bothell is pleased to present an evening workshop called "How to Relate to Anyone". The workshop, on Monday, November 19th from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM, will be held at the Washelli Event Center in downtown Bothell and features the instruction of Dr. Orv Owens. Orv received great reviews following a presentation at a GBCC luncheon.  


Learn how to better relate to your clients, teammates, friends and family in an engaging 90 minute session. Ninety minutes and $40 (or $50 at the door) is a worthwhile investment that will start paying off immediately in your business and personal world.


Email Dale Amundesen at Evergreen Washelli at Bothell to make your reservation. 

BioLife Solutions Products Now Part of 50 Clinical Trial-Stage Cellular Therapies

BioLife Solutions, a Bothell-based, publicly-traded biotechnology company, has announced its growing acceptance in the emerging regenerative medicine field with products being used in more than 50 clinical trial-stage cellular therapies.
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