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November 11, 2015   

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Welcome to Our Newest Members
 
Ann & Chris Good, Sport Clips Kenmore
Sport Clips Kenmore is like no other place where you've ever gotten your hair cut. There is sports everywhere. There are TVs everywhere - playing sports. And guy-smart stylists who know how to give you the haircut you want. You don't ever need an appointment, walk-ins are welcome. And you'll walk out feeling like an MVP.
 
Suzanne Burnell,
Bothell Music Boosters - Business Patron Program
The Bothell Music Boosters (Bothell Music), is a 501(c)(3) non-profit committed to the quality of music education at Bothell High School.
Thank You Renewing Members
We appreciate all of our members and would like to thank those who renewed recently:
 

LZL Construction

Inglewood Golf Club

Ilana Yagudayev, American Family Insurance


Chamber Holiday Auction & Dinner Event

The Chamber would like to thank everyone who is supporting our Auction.

Special thanks to our event sponsor, Banner Bank, Alexa's Cafe & Catering for providing dinner, The Bothell Florist for the floral centerpieces, OlsonDesign Jewelers for sponsoring the bar and Country Village for our venue, Courtyard Hall

We also want to thank Lovsted-Worthington for sponsoring the Silent Auction, Wendy Amundsen with SBL Rentals for donating our table linens, Cox Printing & Signs for our printing, Goose Ridge Winery for our wine and Frontier Communications for sponsoring the Dessert Dash.

The funds raised will help support 2016 Chamber programs & services.

Didn't get a ticket in time to attend the Auction but want to make a tax deductible donation to our Fund-A-Need, the Bothell Youth Court?  Email Carmin at schoolsfoundation@nsd.org

Special Thanks to Our Sponsor:
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Member Announcements
McMenamins Anderson School Sales Open House
Thursday, November 12
4:00 - 7:00PM

McMenamins Event Staff welcome you to visit multiple event spaces at the exciting new Anderson School in Bothell!

From a casual business lunch to a formal meeting to a company holiday party; a milestone birthday or anniversary; a rehearsal dinner or wedding; you are cordially invited to visit with our events team and see how to bring your vision to life at this new property.

Taste of the Holidays & Wine Walk
Saturday, November 14
10:00AM - 9:00PM


Kick off the holiday season with Country Villge! Join us for the 28th annual Taste of the Holidays. The merchants invite you to a full day of special demos, activities & holiday refreshments.


Santa's Reindeer will debut at this holiday event. Bring the kids and visit with live reindeer. They will be here the entire holiday season. Nibble on complimentary hot roasted chestnuts at 4PM (while supplies last).

View magical twinkling lights as you stroll through the Village on our annual Wine Walk featuring 15+ local wineries. The vintners will pour wine tastes from 6-9pm. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door, BYOG (bring your own glass). Click HERE to purchase tickets.

**New this year ** A limited number of VIP tickets are available which will allow you early access to the tastings, and a glass with your ticket.  Check in for VIP's starts at 5:00 PM! VIP Tickets are $30.
The Taste of the Holidays Wine Walk is a great time to shop and enjoy libations while connecting with friends.  All proceeds benefit the Northshore Schools Foundation.

Brew Offers Holiday Event Space
                       
Brew would like to invite you to book your holiday event at our cafe. We have a wonderful room that can fit comfortably 49 people with space for food and drinks!

Brew can also cater your party. We offer coffee, beer, wine and food! Brew knows this time of year takes a ton of planning so when you book in advance you will have better chances of getting the date and time you want. Brew loves your business so much we have even been known to stay open a bit longer just to fit your needs!

What Brew needs to know for your party is simple
-Basics of event
-Budget
-Style for party
-Special circumstances

Please contact Carissa Metzger the cafe owner or Selina Bryant the marketing manager for any questions or bookings!

425.686.7670
10035 Main St., Bothell, Wa 98011
Northshore Schools Foundation honored as 2015 top-rated nonprofit
 
The Northshore Schools FoundationNorthshore Schools Foundation has been honored with a prestigious 2015 Top-Rated Award by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews about nonprofit organizations.

"We are excited to be named a 2015 Top-Rated Nonprofit and are very proud of our accomplishments this year ... The Foundation is strongly committed to the District's mission of 'Strengthening Our Community Through Excellence in Education,'" said Northshore Schools Foundation Executive Director Carmin Dalziel in a release.

"To that end, the Foundation Board has elected to track our performance and align our funding priorities to the four Northshore School Board goals that guide the District's ongoing improvement efforts. We are addressing 22 of the School Board 28 performance measures for those goals through our focus on Literacy; Teacher Excellence; Music, Health & Enrichment; Struggling and Advanced Learners and STEM and College & Career Readiness."
               

Arts of Kenmore Magical Youth Art Show
Friday, November 13

6:30-8:00PM


The fourth annual Youth Art Exhibit, a juried exhibit from Pacific Northwest artists, will open Friday, November 13 at the Arts of Kenmore Gallery in Kenmore City Hall, 18120 68th Ave. N.E.
 
Twenty-nine young artists were juried into the show following an overwhelming competition of 82 entries.  Our featured artists include: Jewel Baek, Jamie Campbell, Candace Chang, Jessica Forcucci, Iris Han, Haemin Hong, Jin Yong Jeong, Alexandra Kim, Bansuk Kim, Jessica Kim, Joice Jeewoo Kim, Cindy Kuang, Cara Kwon, Aaron Lee, Soolung Lee, Joy Li, David Lindstrom, Sarah Miller, Ji Young Moon, Asaki Nelson, Maizie Patterson, Isabella Prasatik, Grace Mary Richardson, Charlotte Weber, Leah Wohlfert, Rachel Yi, Alishia Yoon, Sharon Yoon, and Sue Ellen Zhang. 
 
The exhibit was juried in three age categories: 5-8 years old, 9-12, and 13-18.  The public is invited to an opening reception on November 13 from 6:30-8 p.m., featuring a presentation of awards for each age group and recognition certificates for all artists.  

 

See more info here. 

Country Village Gingerbread House Competition
Saturday, November 21
11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
 
Workshops offered at Taste of the Holidays on
Saturday, November 14th at 11am, 1pm, & 3pm
Workshops also available on Gingerbread House Day,
Saturday, November 21st at 1pm & 3pm
Take your house home or enter into the Gingerbread House Competition.
1st place wins a $200 gift certificate to Country Village Shops!
All ages welcome!

$35 per/house, limited space available,
Call us at 425-483-2250 to make a reservation.
Tree Lighting Ceremony on Main Street
Sunday, December 6
5:00 - 7:00 PM
 
Join the Main Street Tree Lighting Festival to celebrate the lighting of a famous tree. Celebrated as the world's largest living Christmas tree in 1962 by Life magazine, the tree will once again be lighted at 5:30 PM.

Main Street will celebrate with a holiday festival of activities, refreshments, and an appearance by Santa and holiday characters.

Brought to you by Nancy Pipinich, State Farm Insurance and your downtown Bothell merchants.

See here for more information.
Regus has Workspace Available
                       
Regus has helped various professionals scale their businesses by providing flexible workspace solutions, offices and meeting rooms, all on their terms.

Rely on Regus, whether you require a temporary professional space to meet your clients, or need short-term administrative support during your busiest seasons. Let us help you by designing an office solution around your unique needs - ultimately, saving you money on a long-term lease.

Improve your image and productivity with these benefits:
* Fully equipped, ready-to-work, furnished offices to suit your budget
* A receptionist to answer your calls and handle your mail
* Meeting rooms and video conferencing to consult clients
* Access to short-term office space during special project needs, use by the hour or by the day
* Ability to utilize administrative services for day-to-day projects and during busy seasons

When you schedule your tour, don't forget to ask about our rent specials.

Call Angela today at 425.322.6068 to learn more about our professional and flexible solutions available for your company.

N1 Health Craft & Vendor Fair
Saturday, December 5

10:30AM - 3:00PM


Join us Saturday December 5th from 10:30 am to 3pm at 12900 180th St NE Bothell WA 98011 for a local craft/vendor fair. Get some of your holiday shopping done and have fun supporting your community. 

Fun tables that will be there include: a science fiction book launch, freeze dried nutritious foods, child ID station, fire dancers, and more! 

RSVP if you can to help us get a sense of how many people to expect. Invite your friends, family, and neighbors!

If you or someone you know would be interested in hosting a table at our Craft and Vendor Fair let us know! You can call us 425.424.2100 or email us at jgoldenberg@n1health.com.

We will be raising money to purchase an AED for the building. David Weed of the Woodinville Fire Department will be there demonstrating the importance of this life saving device. 
We Honey Do is Hiring
 
WeHoneyDo logo If you know someone in the trades, or who wants to be trained, and who brings a great attitude and work ethic, We Honey Do wants to talk to them! The rest we can teach if needed.

We Honey Do needs to add an additional 10-12 new teammates from Mt Vernon to Olympia now!

We Honey Do is also in need of good referrals of excellent licensed subcontractors in all specialty classes as well.