Community News & Announcements
Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce
Community News & Announcements
October 16, 2013 


Upcoming Events
Member Orientation
Thursday, October 17
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Riverside East

Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting
Wednesday, October 23
5:30 - 7:30 PM
Bon Sejour Home

General Meeting
Thursday, October 24
7:30 - 9:00 AM
Northshore Senior Center

Wednesday, November 6
11:30 - 1:00 PM
Courtyard Hall in Country Village

Holiday Dinner & Auction
Friday, November 15
6:00 PM
Courtyard Hall in Country Village 
Patron Members

Banner Bank

Sundance Energy Services

LZL Construction

Country Inn & Suites Logo

Country Village Shops

Alexa's Cafe & Catering

  Gabbert Architects

Cox Signs Printing Updated Logo

Nancy Pipinich, State Farm
Edward Jones_Starman 

Community Partners

Cascadia Community College

NSC Logo


Bothell Reporter

Puget Sound Energy 

Bastyr University 

  Waste Management


Committee Meetings

Thursday, October 17
8:00 AM
Crystal Creek Cafe

Kenmore Committee
Wednesday, October 30
8:30 AM
Key Bank, Kenmore

Senior Resource
No Meeting in November or December

Business Advocacy
Tuesday, November 19  
12:00 PM
Bothell Police Department

Downtown Committee
Wednesday, November 20
2:30 PM
Alexa's 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

Chamber Announcements
Welcome New Members

Danielle Pulliam
, EcoChica Design  
Offering a diversity of design work including logos, newsletters, email/web design,brochures,photo adjustment,illustration and coordinating with print vendors.
Thank You Renewing Members
We appreciate all of our members and would like to thank those that renewed recently.

Brooks Biddle Automotive
Evergreen Washelli Bothell
Exhale! Pilates
Home Depot
Hugg & Associates PLLC
Maxx Salon
Moments to Treasure Bridal
Inglewood Golf Club
Pacific Roof Restoration
Premier Business Centers
Preservation Kitchen
Representative Luis Moscoso
Williams & Williams PSC
Woodinville Montessori
Community News & Announcements:

Shout Out

"THANK YOU to Laurel and The Bothell Florist staff for opening up their business for check in and bottle sales for the downtown wine walks. They are so easy to work with and willing to move things around to make room for us" Submitted by Bothell Chamber.


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

7th Annual Chilifest Huge Success!


ThaChiliFestnks to everyone who supported our 7th Annual Chilifest hosted by Chili Master, Dale Amundsen & Evergreen Washelli. All cash proceeds and food donations made at Chilifest go to Hopelink. This year's event raised $307.00 and 346 lbs. of food was donated. 


Special thanks to our chili chefs:

BODYWISE Bodywork - Bothell/Kenmore Reporter - Bothell Physical Therapy - Ceremony Masters Ltd. - Evergreen Washelli Bothell - Hugg & Associates, PLLC - Kenmore Self Storage - Maxx Salon & Spa - OlsonDesign Jewelers 

Congratulations to our People's Choice winner "Witches Brew" by Kenmore Self Storage. 


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Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting - Bon Sejour Home 

Wednesday, October 23

5:30 - 7:30 PM


Join us in welcoming one of the newest shops in Country Village, Bon Sejour Home, to Bothell. Refreshments will be served with ribbon cutting taking place at 6:00 PM. This is a free event. All are welcome!

The old-world French phrase bon séjour means pleasant stay, and at Bon Séjour Home, Darren and Brandee will help you find just that...a pleasant stay. Capturing both the warmth and comfort of Southern Living, and the sleek sophistication of a Parisian loft, Bon Séjour Home has something for everyone, whether it is home furnishings or personal gifts.
"Make Minutes Count" at the October General Meeting next Thursday
Thursday, October 24
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 presentation: "Make Minutes Count -- A Simple 2-Step Strategy To Find More Time" by Joni Kovarik, BizDev Consulting.

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

November Luncheon "Sustainable Partnerships"
Courtyard Hall in Country Village 
Wednesday, November 6
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 

Join us for our Chamber Luncheon. You will have the opportunity to network, have lunch, and hear an informational presentation, "Sustainable Partnerships" by Will Ibershof of Waste Management.  

This presentation shares how businesses in the greater Bothell region support sustainability in our community by maintaining good parnerships, working together to demonstrate core values, and promoting each other through creative projects.

Register Today!


Buy Holiday Dinner & Auction Tickets & Final Call for Donations!

Auction Zone

Tickets are now being sold to attend the Chamber's Annual Holiday Dinner & Auction on Friday, November 15 at Courtyard Hall in Country Village. The cost is $50 per person and includes your dinner and beverages for the evening.  


If you have a donation please let us know right away so we can include you in the program.   


Email or complete the Donation Form if you want to purchase a ticket or donate an item. 

Member Announcements
You're Invited: Cider Mixer & Open House at The 104 Apartments
Saturday, October 19
1:00 - 6:00 PM

The 104 Apartments Cider Mixer and Open House is happening on Saturday, October 19th! They are teaming up with Seattle Cider Company  to give you a tasting tour of cider (and The 104)! They'll have leasing specials and an iPad giveaway specific for this event. RSVP at the event page below! 

KeyBank Celebrating 1st Anniversary of Bothell Branch

Saturday, October 19 

12:00 - 2:00 PM

Key Bank

KeyBank will celebrate the first anniversary of its branch in Bothell on Saturday, Oct. 19, from noon to 2:00 PM with refreshments and an open house.  


Branch manager Kevin Gallagher, who moved to the branch recently from Key's Mill Creek office, will host the day's activities, which will include refreshments, a meet-and-greet and a drawing for a $100 Key possibility card.


The branch at 240th Street Southeast and Bothell-Everett Highway is conveniently close to Country Village, the area's vibrant and popular commercial plaza.

Karaoke BINGO at the Northshore Senior Center!
Friday, October 25
Doors Open at 6:00PM

Karaoke BINGO Karaoke Bingo at the Northshore Senior Center!
Have a blast while you raise money for the Senior Center!

Invite your friends to join you on Friday October 25, 2013 and reserve your seats now! Don't forget to wear a Halloween costume and be in the running to win the prize for "Best Costume".

Washington State Gambling Commission regulations require a $5 gambling fee per person to be paid at the door in cash or check, in addition to the seat reservation fee paid below. You can purchase seat reservations at $10 per person, either online here, by calling the Northshore Senior Center at 425.286.1076, or in person at the Northshore Senior (10201 E. Riverside Dr, Bothell).

To reserve a table, a reservation fee of $10 must be paid for each seat.  One person may pay for everyone at their table, or each person can pay individually. If paying individually, everyone who wishes to be at the same table must specify the same "table captain" on the following page.

Please call us with any questions: 425.286.1076

Doors open at 6:00 pm; the first game begins at 7:00 pm.

Karaoke Bingo is a 21 and over event.  Please have ID available.
Thank you to Chateau Retirement Communities for sponsoring this event!
The 6th Annual Woodinville Women's Show
Saturday, October 26
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The 6th Annual Woodinville Women's Show, located at the Y at the Carol Edwards Center in downtown Woodinville, packs a full day of entertainment in an event tailored for women. More than 60 local, women-owned and women-focused businesses will display an array of products and services targeted specifically toward women.

Exhibitors will have interactive demonstrations and presentations on topics ranging from healthcare and wellness, to business opportunities and fashion.  

Swag Bags for First 100 Guests
Holiday Shopping Ideas
Food & Product Samples

Prize Drawings
and much, much more!

Kenmore Self Storage - Fall Festival
Saturday, October 26

5:00 - 8:00 PM

Fall Festival

It's that time AGAIN!

Don't miss Kenmore Self Storage's FALL FESTIVAL!


Sample the Witches Brew, have your fortune told, stroll the haunted hallways & more! Come in Costume if you dare! Be there or BEWARE....


Costume Party at Brew!
Saturday, October 26

6:00 - 9:00 PM

Bring the family down to Brew: Coffee, Beer & Wine on Main Street to celebrate Halloween!


There will be live music, drink specials, dessert and happy hour pricing. Prizes for adult and child best costume contest winners!
Trick or Treat Trash Night Bash 
Monday, October 28

You know you have it. That stash of unused makeup and skin care that you paid good money for but never used. You can't bring yourself to throw it away and the time to return them to the store is long gone.
Well let's relieve some of that guilt and make some space for stuff you love! Bring those unwanted items to Trick or Treat Trash Night, October 28th in Kenmore. You'll receive a discount towards new Mary Kay products for each item you trash! Contact me for further details!

Wendy Bradbury
Independent Mary Kay Beauty Consultant
206.790.3536 or
Bothell's Safe Halloween
Thursday, October 31

Halloween Costumes

Don't miss all the trick or treating festivities in Bothell this year.


Country Village kicks off the Halloween fun from 4:00 - 6:00 PM and downtown Bothell hosts trick or treating from 5:00 - 7:00 PM.

Fall Classes at Bothell & Kenmore Library

King County Public Health The Bothell and Kenmore libraries have something for everyone being offered through October. They are offering classes on: How to use your e-reader, Learn more about social media, Learn to Use Microsoft Excel, Cool weather gardening and more.

Click here to view complete schedule of all events taking place in October.