Community News & Announcements
Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce
Community News & Announcements
November 12, 2014   


Upcoming Chamber Events

General Meeting
Thursday, November 20*
7:30 - 9:00 AM
Northshore Senior Center
*Third Thursday due to Thanksgiving

Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting @ BECU in Bothell
Friday, November 21
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

 Holiday Dinner & Auction
Friday, November 21
Doors Open at 6:00PM
Ticket Required
Courtyard Hall in
Country Village

Thank You for Donating to our Auction!! 
Thank you to those members who have donated to our Holiday Dinner & Auction!

Lovsted Worthington

Inglewood Golf Club

Lori Dunham,
Fireside Homes


Tsuga Fine Art & Framing

NW Trophy & Award

Country Inn & Suites

Preservation Kitchen

Mamie Woodruff,
Absolute Mortgage

Laurie Vandermay, Windermere

There's still time to donate! Complete this form and email us right away.
Procurement Form



Holiday Dinner & Auction 

Friday, November 21, 2014

Courtyard Hall in  

Country Village

Tickets $60 each



Patron Members


Gabbert Architects

Cox Printing March_14

Country Village Shops

Alexa's Cafe & Catering

LZL Construction

Edward Jones_Starman

Banner Bank

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Country Inn & Suites Logo

Nancy Pipinich, State Farm
  Sundance Energy Services

Community Partners

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 Bastyr University

Cascadia Community College

Bothell Reporter



Waste Management
Puget Sound Energy

Committee Meetings

 Kenmore Business
Alliance (KBA)

Thursday, November 13
8:30 - 10:00 AM
Key Bank - Kenmore



Senior Resource

Tuesday, November 18
9:30 - 10:30 AM
Chateau Bistro



Business Advocacy

Tuesday, November 18


Bothell Police Station



Downtown Action 

Wednesday, November 19
2:30 PM
Alexa's Cafe 

Thursday, November 20

8:00 AM*

*7:30 if ordering breakfast
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

Chamber Announcements
Welcome New Members

Jean Stansbury, Cooley Smiles
With locations in Kenmore and Bellevue, Cooley Smiles is a state-of-the-art family and cosmetic dental office, committed to patient care and comfort. Always welcoming new patients!

New apartments offering a mix of units ranging in size from 565 sq. ft. open one bedrooms to 1525 sq. ft. 3 bed/3 bath townhomes.  The Spencer 68 community is in the core of downtown Kenmore across from City Hall and is a short walk to shopping, restaurants, the new library and the Sammamish River Trail.
Thank You Renewing Members
Community News & Announcements:

Shout Out

"Many thanks to the businesses in the downtown that decorated their businesses and restaurant store fronts for the UW Homecoming week.  You did such a great job painting the downtown purple for W day October 24 and providing discounts too!   


Thanks to Banner Bank (grand prize winner), Aegis of Bothell, Alexa's Cafe, Hillcrest Bakery, Edward Jones, Brew, TSUGA, Woodlawn Optical, Paul Richards, Harmony Massage and Bothell Furniture" Submitted by Kelly Snyder, UW Bothell.


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

Last General Meeting of the Year 

Thursday, November 20
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.  

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


Please note, this is the third Thursday, rather than the fourth due to Thanksgiving. 


Last Call for Auction Tickets & Donations!  

Friday, November 21
6:00 PM


Tickets are now being sold to attend the Chamber's Annual Holiday Dinner & Auction on Friday, November 21 at Courtyard Hall in Country Village. The cost is $60 per person and includes appetizers, dinner and all beverages for the evening. (click here to purchase


You also still have time to promote your business by donating... 

Email or complete the Donation Form if you want to donate an auction item.  


Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting at BECU.
Now in Downtown Bothell!

Friday, November 21
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

BECU is opening their doors in Bothell and invite you to celebrate the Grand Opening of their newest neighborhood financial center.

BECU Bothell:
18333 Bothell Way NE, Bothell, WA 98011

Ribbon Cutting ceremony commences at 11:00AM. Light refreshments will be served.

Kenmore Business Alliance (KBA) After Hours Networking Event
Wednesday, December 3
6:00 - 8:00 PM 
Join the Kenmore Business Alliance & City of Kenmore at the December 3rd After Hours Networking Event! 

Come meet your business neighbors, members of the Kenmore Business Alliance & Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce as well as local City reps.

Kenmore City Hall: 18120 68th Ave NE, Kenmore 98028
Free event.  No RSVP required.
Member Announcements
Unique Holiday Gifts from OlsonDesign

OlsonDesign has numerous gift ideas for the holiday season.  Need something for the host or an office party?  Consider a Rock Arrangement.  Each one is unique and they can even be custom-made to your "specifications."  The arrangements are composed on various vessels with a variety of rock, fossil, and mineral specimens as well as an added plant or candle, if desired. A description of the contents accompany each arrangement, including plant care.  The average price range is $35 to $49.

Visit the shop at 10034 Main Street, between the donut shop and vacuum store. Hours: W-F, 10-4; Sat, 10-2 / Phone: 425.483.2295
The Steel Pan Caribbean Restaurant in Country Village Now Open Daily!
Serving Breakfast & Lunch

The Steel Plan is now open daily 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, serving breakfast and lunch. They are also offering competitively priced catering on local favorites, fusion and authentic Caribbean.

Looking for a quick lunch?  Order the $9.75 call in lunch special with a 7 minute guarantee!  Valid on all called in lunch special and lunch menu items.

Holiday gift cards, spice blends, cooking classes, and gift basket giveaways weekly...stay tuned to Facebook.
NPACF Presents: Nutcracker
with Emerald Ballet Theatre 
Saturday/Sunday, Dec. 6, 7, 13, 14
7:00 PM
Start or continue your family tradition for the holidays.  Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker score is brought to life on our stage through the ballet magic of the Emerald Ballet Theatre accompanied by the Rainier Symphony Ballet Orchestra.   Relive this classic tale, traveling with Clara and the Nutcracker Prince in a wondrous journey to the Land of Sweets.
Tickets: or call 425.984.2471
Adults: $35; Seniors: $31.50; Youth: $20
Northshore Performing Arts Center on the Bothell High Campus
Upcoming Events at Northshore Senior Center

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Bluegrass Concert and Pie Social. The Cliff Perry Band will be performing. They are a Pacific Northwest traditional style bluegrass band with outstanding local musicians. After the concert, stay and enjoy pie and ice cream. This is a benefit for Kenmore Senior Center. Sunday, Nov 16, 2 pm-4 pm. $10 admission. 


Pancake Breakfast. A hearty breakfast of pancakes, eggs, sausage, coffee or tea. No tickets or reservations needed. All ages welcome. Sat, Nov 15, 8 am - 11 am $4 per member and children under 12. $5 per nonmembers. These events support the programs at Northshore Senior Center. Call 425.487.2441 for more information.


Northshore Senior Center, 10201 East Riverside Dr., Bothell.
USTravel is now Allure Travel by CTM
As of November 1, 2014 USTravel has completed the name change to Allure Travel by CTM, after the July acquisition. Our local phone numbers, locations, and wonderful travel experts that you have come to rely on will all remain the same.

Join us in our Month of Celebration contest running this month to learn more about Allure Travel, and of course, a chance to win prizes. Details at Let the celebrations begin!

Michael Mallory
13990 NE 178th Street , Woodinville , WA 98072
425.402.0373 /
Cardio Cleanse is Back!  Brought to you by N1Health!
Tuesday Evenings in Nov. & Dec.

Cardio Cleanse seminar consisting of six 60 minute sessions based on the Spectrum Program. Each week focuses on different topics that relate to fate vs. lifestyle when it comes to your health. Get your baseline blood work done to track your 6 week progress as we get you on track to better heart health!

Talks include specific advice on diet, exercise, yoga and stress reduction. Throughout the program we continue to measure your progress with diet, exercise and stress reduction. Wear comfortable clothes and enjoy yummy heart healthy snacks! Our final week includes a graduation ceremony and rewards, don't miss it!

Tuesdays at 7pm:
November 11th, 18th, 25th
December 2nd, 9th, 16th

All Events take place at 21 Acres Center, 13701 NE 171st Street in Woodinville
To RSVP for an event, please call 425.424.2100 or email
Homeward Pet's Holiday Pet Food Drive
Friday, November 28 - Wednesday, December 31

Join Homeward Pet for their annual Holiday Pet Food Drive to help animals and families in need in our community. Beginning November 28th and continuing through December 31st, you can drop off your generous dog or cat food donations at any of our participating locations, or bring your donations to Homeward Pet Adoption Center any day from 9am - 6pm. For participating donation locations, visit  
Donated pet food and supplies will fill the shelves at food banks in Redmond, Everett, Maltby, Monroe, Canyon Park and Snohomish (distribution dates and times determined by individual organizations) - keeping pets home for the holidays and helping us care for the homeless animals at Homeward Pet until they find their forever homes.

Homeward Pet Adoption Center
13132 NE 177th Pl. Woodinville, WA 98072
Climate Change Solutions - Bastyr University Symposium Series
Wednesday, November 12
Part I:  6:00-6:40 PM
Part II: 6:55-8:20 PM

Bastyr University Auditorium
14500 Juanita Drive NE, Kenmore, WA 98028

Explore the climate change crisis from a diversity of perspectives.
Our expert speakers and panelists will trace the history, examine the causes and debate the solutions - fully exploring what's needed to solve this global challenge.

This program is FREE and open to Bastyr University students, to climate change activists and concerned citizens, and to the general public.
The Holidays are Here at Country Village Shops in Bothell!
Check out some of these upcoming events

Gingerbread House Competition & Display Presented by Santa's Workshop, Beginning Nov 14: Enter your gingerbread house into the 2nd annual Gingerbread House Competition! 1st place wins a $200 gift certificate to Country Village and a hand sculpted Christmas cottage by local artist, Dennis Brown! Gingerbread Houses will be on display at Bon Sejour Home from November 14th - December 22nd. Drop some change in the milk bottle next to your favorite house to decide who gets the coveted People's Choice award. All funds go to benefit the Northshore Schools Foundation. Entered houses will be judged by a local architect and announced at the annual Santa Arrival & Tree Lighting on December 6th. (Details)

Taste of the Holidays & Wine Walk, Nov 15: Kick off the holiday season with Country Village! For a flurry of gift ideas & a delightful shopping experience, join us for the 27th annual Taste of the Holidays. The merchants invite you to a day of special, free demos & activities. Ticket required for the Wine Walk. All proceeds benefit the Northshore Schools Foundation. (Details)

Santa's Live Reindeer, Nov 15-Dec 24: Two of Santa's LIVE REINDEER will be vacationing at the Village from Saturday November 15th through the holiday season, December 24th. They'll be camping out in the grass area just behind Jantee Bistro and Bottle Shop, in front of Bon Sejour Home. Come by and visit with them. (Details)

For details about all our events this holiday season, please visit us at: