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Chamber Weekly Newsletter

July 16 to July 23, 2018

 

Mission of the Colville Chamber of Commerce:  Provide leadership to stimulate, promote and support economic vitality, tourism, communication, education and community pride in the greater Colville, Washington area.

 

Ladies and Gentlemen:

 

Sidewalk Sale & Street Faire July 19-21

Cruise in Car Show on Friday July 20, from 5pm-7pm

 

Vendors participating this year in the sidewalk sale are:

City to Country                                  Alexis Hogan Crafts

NE Tri County Health Dist.              K. Merrill Designs

Pruitts Handyman Service                 WA Air National Guard

Pampered Chef                                  Wildrose Leather works

Crafts by Lynn Clark             Hoppers Furniture Designs

Khalia Pickett Designs                      Sewing Sisters

 

Saturday July 21, Kids Fun Area with Fundamental Learning Center, Linda Platts fun learning activities for the Kids in Heritage Courtyard from 12:00 pm to??

 

July 21, #2 of Light up Colville Fundraiser in Downtown Colville at Heritage Court for festive lighting.  The Colville Pour House’s Tap Raiser will be donating a $1.00 from each item sold for each event.  Thank You to Our Major Sponsors: the Vinson Fund, Avista Utilities, Country Chevrolet, Main Street Floral, Boise Cascade, Dominion Meadows Golf Club and Saundra’s Furniture. This will be our second event; and it’s during Sidewalk Sale & Street Faire, there will be live music with the Sara Brown Band and The Hankers Band,  in Heritage Court,   silent auctions items will be displayed once again for your bids. Country Chevrolet, truck bed is filled with golf balls; guess the number of golf balls and you could win the first prize of $1,000, second place will win a $500.00 Gift Card for Saundra’s Furniture.

 

 

Chamber Meetings:

 

July and August: NO CHAMBER LUNCH MEETINGS/Have a wonderful SUMMER

 

 

Calendar of Events:  Go to www.colville.com or Colville, WA on Facebook for more info.

 

 

July 13, 14 & 15: The Woodland Theater is excited to present Alice in Wonderland Jr.  This is an event you don't want to miss!  Show dates and times; July 19 & 20 6:30 pm; July 21 & 22, 2:00 pm.  Tickets sold at R. E. Lee Shoes or by phone at the Handmaiden 680-5785.

 

July 16-August 25: Special Needs Parenting at the Community College of Spokane. Call 509-279-6030 to enroll or for more information.

July 19, 20 & 21: Main Street Floral will be joining Colville's 3 day sidewalk sale again this year. We are headed to the Las Vegas Gift Show later this month so we have to make room for new product. There will be lots of cool things on sale for 50% off and 25% off Storewide. Bargains galore!!. It's a great time to get that Christmas list out and stock up. It's going to be a fun 3 days. Hope to see you on July 19th, 20th, 21st.

 

July 19, 20, 21 & 22: The Woodland Theater is excited to present Alice in Wonderland Jr.  This is an event you don't want to miss!  Show dates and times July 19 & 20 6:30 pm; July 21 & 22, 2:00 pm.  Tickets sold at R. E. Lee Shoes or by phone at the Handmaiden 680-5785.

 

August 2-Kiwanis club Beef BBQ in the Colville City Park, 5:30-7:30, Adults: $10.00;

12-7: $5.00 and Children 6 & under: FREE, call for ticket sales: Vic Lawson @ Pinewood 684-2573

 

August 3-5: Rendezvous Days Celebration and craft booths and Food Booths, Live entertainment throughout the 3 days, along with a Beer Garden.

 

August 4: First Baptist is partnering with Whitty's Chevron on August 4, from 10am-noon to provide discounted gasoline to our community. For two hours we are reducing the price of unleaded gasoline only by $.40 per gallon. . Volunteers will be stationed at each pump to direct traffic and expedite filling as many cars as possible. The first 200 customers will also receive a free carabineer keychain.

 

August 4: 6th Annual Blazing Saddles Bike Ride sponsored by Rotary Club of Colville,  Three routes options (100, 62 and 40 mile) through rural Colville valley, more info at: www.blazing100.org

 

August 14-16: Community Colleges of Spokane: Homeschooling Qualifying Course Tuesday – Thursday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Colville Center, 985 S Elm St. Room 104, Fee is $36.00, Item #5814, Instructor is Leanne Perin, For more information please call the Parent Education Office at 509-279-6020 or to Register and pay, call the Registration Desk at 509-279-6030.

 

August 22: Veteran’s Quilt drawing at TEDD, the quilt that we will be giving away to a local Veteran. We will be Drawing the winning name on August 22nd and then presenting the quilt to the winner at the NE Washington Fair on August 25th.   See pictures of the Quilt on Colville Chambers Facebook Page.

 

August 25: Saturday, Light Up Colville #3 @ Heritage Court, the Colville Pour House’s Tap Raiser will be donating a $1.00 from each item sold for each event.  Thank You to Our Major Sponsors: the Vinson Fund, Avista Utilities, Country Chevrolet, Main Street Floral, Boise Cascade, Dominion Meadows

Golf Club  and Saundra’s Furniture. This will be our third event. There will be live music with Sammy Eubanks from 3pm-6pm in Heritage Court,   silent auctions items will be displayed once again for your bids. Country Chevrolet, truck bed is filled with golf balls; guess the number of golf balls and you could win $1,000, grand prize, second place will win $500.00 gift card to Saundra’s Furniture. Chamber of Commerce Downtown Committee is doing Fund Raising Campaign to purchase festival lighting for Downtown Colville.

 

 


Save the Date:

 

September 10-15-Cycle the Selkirk Loop

September 13-14-Stevens County Chef Cook-off/NE WA Fairgrounds and Susie McEntire

September 14-15 -Colville Piecemakers Quilt Show

October 26- Kiddie Parade and Moonlight Madness

November 30th & December 1st-Junk Drunk Holiday Shopping Market.

November 17 -Christmas Tree Extravaganza

November 23- Downtown Christmas Tree Lighting

December 8- Chamber Christmas Gala/Drawing of Christmas Tree Winners

 

 

Business Information:

 

Chewelah Golf & Country Club: Ladies Day at CG &CC on Wednesdays. Golf specials and Rusty Putter Bar & Grill specials. Contact Pro Shop to arrange tee-times. 935-6807 www.chewelahgolf.com.

 

Colville Library: Has a FUN FILLED SUMMER PLANNED, As soon as school is out for the summer, sign up for summer fun at the Colville Public Library! Join the Summer Reading Program and receive a free backpack or tote bag to stuff with books to read/listen to this summer! Kids who read/listen to 20 books by July 31 and teens and adults who read/listen to 3 books by July 31 will be entered into drawings to win 1 of 24 Kindle Fires (8 drawings per age group). Don't forget to visit the library to take part in these fun programs:

• Trail Tuesdays,  July 17 and July 24, 10:30 am: Get outside this summer and join us for a nature hike with a Parks and Recreation guide followed by a story time. Locations will be announced on the Libraries of Stevens County Facebook page.

• Creatures and Curiosities,  July 17 and July 24, 1 pmLearn about different crazy creatures and foster an appreciation for the diversity of the animals we share the planet with!

• LEGO Block Party,  July 17 and July 24 from 2-3:30 pm): Continuing a popular program from last summer.

• Breakout Beat,   July 17 and July 24, 3:30 pm: Our breakout boxes are back with a new date and name for the summer.

• Libraries Rock,  July 18 and July 25, 4:30 pm: Paint rocks, pet instruments, make a rain stick and groove to world music with us this summer.

• Preschool Story time,   July 19 and July 26 at 10:30 am: Enjoy stories, movement and song with friends.

• Reading with Augie,  July 19 and July 26 at 3:30 pm: Dogs love stories, too. Call 684-6620 to reserve your 15 minute appointment.

• Acoustical After Hours,   July 19 and July 26 at 6 pm:  Libraries Rock--after hours! No shush-ing involved! A flamenco guitarist, the Borderland Blues Band, Planetary Refugees and Chip and Robbie from Chipped and Broken will play for us.

• Baby Storytime,  July 20 and July 27, 11 am: Start your literacy experience with the library.

• Knit Night, July 17, 5-6:30 pm: Add to your life skills through this craft activity. 

Book and Cook Club, July 26, 4:30-5:30 pm: Make book-themed snacks and discuss the book of the month.

 

Colville Liquor:   July Specials:  Ciroc vodka ( $19.99 ) 750 ML; Jim Beam Maple ( $ 9.99 )750ml New ion of  .99 Cent 50 ml Shots; Free liquor tasting Every Friday!

 

Colville Senior Community Center: The first Tuesday of the month we have a birthday celebration with cake provided by Pinewood Nursing and Rehab.  Lunches are served on Tuesdays and Thursday at noon for $6.00.  Reservations are required.  The second Thursday of every month we sponsor Sew Fun where all quilters, crafters and hand sewing gather to share conversation and good company while they work on their projects.  Card games are every Tuesday 9-12 and Board games are every Thursday 9-12.  On July 26, 2018 we will be having Card Making with Bonnie right after lunch. 

 

Grocery Outlet: FOR THE ENTIRE MONTH OF JULY, Food Drive, Fight hunger in our community, all donations stay local. Give $5.00, Get $5.00 coupon, Visit groceryoutlet.com/donate or donate food or cash in store.

Free Wine Tasting, on the first and third Friday of each month from 4-6 pm. You can follow them on Facebook and it will be posted there also.

 

Farmer’s Market: The Northeast Washington Farmers Market is every Wednesday and Saturday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm!  Located under the clock tower at Main St. and Astor Ave., the market features farmers and crafters from our tri-county area.  Visit in May to find spring veggies, micro greens, plant starts (veggies, flowers, herbs, grapes), organic wine, local meat, eggs, honey, baked goods, bath and body care products, handmade clothing and accessories, pottery, watercolor artwork, and MUCH MORE.  Free kids activities will start June 2 and run every Saturday through September!

 

Front Porch Farm:  We're picking Cucumbers, Onions, Carrots, Beets, Green Beans, and much more! We have Washington Nectarines, Peaches, Plums, Apricots, Blueberries, Raspberries, and Cherries, too. Stop by our store under the windmill on Highway 395 Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. You'll find grass fed beef, local honey, free range chickens, and farm fresh chicken and duck eggs, too. We're at the Northeast Washington Farmers Market Wednesday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the Chewelah Farmers Market on Friday, 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (check out our full farmers market schedule, including the Fairwood Farmers Market in Spokane). Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to see all we're growing. 

 

Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area: The National Park Service (NPS) has issued a prospectus on June 28, 2018 soliciting proposals for a concession contract for marina services at the Kettle Falls Marina located within Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area.

Proposals must be received by the National Park Service, Pacific West Region, Attn: Commercial Services Office, 333 Bush Street, Suite 500, San Francisco, California 94104 no later than 4:00 p.m. (Pacific Time) on September 28, 2018.

 

Little Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge 2018 Amateur Photo Contest, purpose of the contest is to encourage people to visit and enjoy the Refuge this year. Photos must be taken at the Refuge between August 16, 2017 through August 15, 2018. Up to five entries per person may be submitted in the following categories; Animal Life; Plant Life; Scenic/Landscapes and Public Use/Recreation. For further information email Joel Anderson at onionjoel@gmail.com or phone him at 509-732-4350. Winning photos will be on display at the Colville Chamber Office and printed in the Statesman Examiner as well as the LPO Friends Web Page: http://www.refugefriends.com/.

 

Meyers Falls Market Wine Tasting:  Ongoing Yoga classes with Michelle Hancock, One River Yoga: Thursdays, 5:30-7:00 pm.  Drop-ins welcome (please call first to confirm space availability); bring a yoga mat.  Located in the Community Room at Meyers Falls Market.  Visit www.oneriveryoga.com for more information, or contact Michelle at (509)732-6272.

 

NPOV Lions Club:  Railriders, enjoy pedaling a four-seated railrider along the North Pend Oreille River. July 27-29, Sept. 1-3, Oct. 5-7 & 12-14.  For more information

Go to www.lionrailriders.com or call 844-724-5743 M-F.

 

TEDD has rental space available at the Colville Business Park, 347 W 2nd Ave. Stop by TEDD World Headquarters at 986 S. Main in Colville or give us a call at 684-4571, to find out if the Colville Business Park is a good fit for you and your business.

 

Westside Pizza: $10 Pizza coupons available now through September 30, 2018, 1 Large 2 Topping Carry-Out Only Pizza, good at all 3 Westside Pizza Locations, in Colville, Kettle Falls and Chewelah. $1.00 of each coupon sold goes to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s Team Patty.

 

If you have an event or activity of interest to our community, please email colvillecoc@colville.com.  Have an awesome week!

 

Karen Learn

Judi S. Weaver

Colville Chamber of Commerce

986 South Main Street Suite B

Colville, WA   99114

509-684-5973

www.colville.com

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