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Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce
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March 2, 2016


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Cindy Sullivan, Haley's Cottage
Haley's Cottage carries beautiful home furnishings with a vintage flair. Peruse the luxurious selections of linens, fragrances, tufted furniture and candles. Opening soon in the Country Village Shops with all the elements for a romantic relaxed lifestyle.

Thank You Renewing Members
We appreciate all of our members and would like to thank those who renewed recently: 

March After Hours Social Tomorrow!
Thursday, March 3
5:00 - 7:00 PM
John L. Scott, Bothell
Join us at our After Hours Social event to make connections, socialize and welcome a new business, John L. Scott, Bothell to the downtown Bothell community.

All are welcome to attend. Refreshments provided. The Ribbon Cutting ceremony will be at 5:30 PM.

Located at 18333 Bothell Way NE, Suite 107, Bothell, Six Oaks building, next to Amaro Bistro.

Shamrock Shuffle Wine & Beer Walk
at Country Village Shops
Saturday, March 12
5:00 - 8:00 PM

Join us Saturday evening March 12 for our annual Shamrock Shuffle Wine & Beer Walk!

Gather with friends and enjoy the best wine & beer in the region. 15 local wineries and select breweries will be located throughout the one-of-a-kind, locally-owned Country Village shops.

Purchase tickets online for $20.
Tickets include 10 tastings.
If you wait until the last minute you can purchase them for $25 at the door, while supplies last (tickets are required).

Select bottles of wine and beer will be available for sale! Proceeds to benefit the Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce.

BYOG (Bring Your Own Glass). Must be 21 or older.

Visit the Bothell Chamber for more info and to purchase tickets:

Kenmore "State of the City" Luncheon
Wednesday, March 16
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Check in/Networking 11:00 AM
Inglewood Golf Club, Kenmore

Tickets are selling fast for the second Annual Kenmore "State of the City" Chamber Luncheon where our featured speaker Kenmore City Manager, Rob Karlinsey, will inform us about all of the major changes and upcoming activities in Kenmore.

Chamber Luncheons are a great opportunity to socialize, network, get updates from the Chamber and find out what is happening around the community.

Thank you very much to our sponsors for this event!

Linq at Spencer Square The Spencer 68

Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting at
Social Grounds Coffee & Tea Co.
Thursday, March 22
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Downtown Bothell
Join us to celebrate the opening of Social Grounds Coffee & Tea Co. a locally-owned eco-friendly coffee, tea and lunch cafe in downtown Bothell. Ribbon Cutting Ceremony will be at noon.

All are welcome to attend. There will be refreshments and door prizes.

Located at 18333 Bothell Way NE, Suite 103, Bothell, Six Oaks building, next to Amaro Bistro. Click here for driving directions

Social Grounds Coffee & Tea Co. is featured in local news article!

"Social Grounds in Bothell strives for a better world - a cup at a time...

Mix coffee grounds and a focus on coffee culture and you've got Social Grounds, a new coffee and tea shop with a social conscience in downtown Bothell.

Darren Armstrong, his wife Wendy and her sister Amy Marthaler are the owners of this new venture, which opened about six weeks ago on the ground floor of a new apartment building located just south of the new McMenamins Anderson School and across Bothell Way from the new City Hall."   Read the full article here
March Chamber General Meeting
Thursday, March 24
7:30 - 9:00 AM
Northshore Senior Center

Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce Logo Join us for our monthly meeting at the Northshore Senior Center. Socialize, network, get updates from the Chamber and find out what is happening around your community. New members will have the opportunity to introduce themselves and their business.

All are welcome. No registration required.

Special thanks to this month's Refreshment Sponsor:
And our Meeting Sponsor: 
The Neverending Bookshop Ribbon Cutting Was a Fun Success! 

Thank you to everyone who came out and showed your support for the Ribbon Cutting at The Neverending Bookshop.

It was a truly delightful event with a 'Mad Hatter Tea Party' theme!

Click here to learn more about The Neverending Bookshop
Member Benefits Reminder:
Chamber Member Badge For Your Website and Marketing Materials

Consumers love to support businesses that are actively involved in their community. Show your membership involvement with a Member Badge on your website and other marketing materials.

Current members are invited to Download the Member Badge from our website. It's easy! Simply click on the link above, right-click your mouse on the photo that appears, choose "Save Photo" and it will be saved to your computer for use on your website, newsletter, social media, letterhead, etc.

Please contact the Chamber at 425.485.4353 if you need assistance.

Member Announcements
Taste of Sunrise at Sunrise Senior Living
Thursday, March 10
1:00 - 3:00 PM
Aegis of Bothell is now Sunrise Senior Living! Experience the nutritious and delicious culinary creations of the Sunrise Senior Living dining program at "Taste of Senrise" on March 10.

Always fresh, the Sunrise daily menus are something everyone looks forward to!

Tours of their beautiful community will also be available.

Call or email today to reserve your place at the Taste of Sunrise.
425.487.3245 or Located in downtown Bothell at 10605 NE 185th Street.

TSUGA Fine Art & Framing Poetry Night
Saturday, March 12
7:00 PM
Tsuga Logo
Poetry Night at Tsuga is gaining momentum.  Saturday, March 12 at 7:00 PM is the next gathering. The evening begins with readings from featured poets; our guests this month are Francine Walls and John Gorski.  An open mic will follow, in which attending poets can read original poems. 

TSUGA is located at 10101 Main St., Bothell.

Dine Out For Education at
Lombardi's Italian Restaurants
Help raise proceeds for scholarships!
March 18 & 19

Both Lombardi's locations, Bothell and Everett Marina, will donate 5% of their  lunch and dinner sales on March 18 and 19. 

Proceeds will benefit the 2016 Lombardi's Italian Restaurants Annual Scholarship Fund at Everett Community College.

Earth Hour - Bingo!
City of Bothell / Bothell Cool
Saturday, March 19
8:00 - 10:00 PM
Take action against climate change. Join the City of Bothell for root beer floats, glow in the dark fun and Bingo at the Public Works Operations Center, 21233 20th Ave SE.
The event is free but tickets are required.

Calling All Shutterbugs!

Do you have quality photos of spring, summer and Independence Day events that you'd like considered for display in City Hall? Send in your photos by April 15 to the Bothell Arts Committee.
Bothell High School Bash Seeks Donations for Grad Night Event

Show graduating seniors of Bothell High School that the community cares about their safety on graduation night!

Support Bothell's Big Bash, the All-Night Graduating Seniors Safe & Sober Celebration.  The event takes place on graduation night, June 14 and is for all the graduates of Bothell High School.

They hope you will support them in their efforts to create this over-the-top experience by making a financial donation or by donating raffle prizes to be given out during the event. 

They truly appreciate any help you can give! Contact them with questions or to pick up your donation. or Teresa Fernandez 206.713.8601  Thank you for your generosity!

Chamber Discount on Family Jewels 5K Benefiting The Jaimeson Jones Memorial Scholarship
Saturday, March 19
9:00 AM
Saint Edward State Park, Kenmore

Saving young men's lives by educating about testicular cancer.

Providing scholarships to students whose sibling had cancer.

Sign up now for the 6th annual Family Jewels 5K.
Bonus! Current Chamber members receive a
$5 discount when you enter in the code 'CHAMBER' when registering.

Fur Ball Auction and Dinner hosted by
Homeward Pet
Saturday, March 26
5:30 - 10:00 PM
Meydenbauer Center, Bellevue

Join us on March 26 at Bellevue's Meydenbauer Center for a special night of laughter, fun, and good conversation, all in support of homeless animals in need.

Don't miss your chance to win a collection of premium wines valued over $1,000 at Homeward Pet Adoption Center's Fur Ball Auction and Dinner! Hand-selected by Chateau Ste. Michelle Winemaker Emeritus Ray Einberger, the case includes 2009 Stags Leap Cask Selection, among others chosen to delight the palate of any discerning wine lover.

Reserve your spot at our most exciting event of the year and help give homeless cats and dogs a second chance at life and love!

Details and registration at:

Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce | 23716 8th Ave SE, Ste I - 1 | Bothell | WA | 98021