Colville Chamber of Commerce Weekly
July 21 to July 28, 2014
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,
We had 40 cars cruise in
for the all over NEWA for the Cruise in Car show. The Sidewalk Sale
and Street Fair was a success. We would like to offer a huge Thank you for all
who participated and to everyone who helped put on the event.
that on July 30th to join us for our
Chamber After Hours, from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM hosted by Davis Auto
Rebuild. Enjoy cocktails and a night of networking. Davis Auto Rebuild
is located at 1175
S. Main St., Colville WA.
Everyone is invited to attend
Chamber Meetings held on Tuesdays at noon at the Eagles
Lodge on North Wynne Street. It is a no-host lunch with a speaker
or program for each meeting. We try to publicize the meeting in advance
so everyone can make plans to attend. If you would like to make a presentation
of interest to the community, please call 684-5973.
July and August – No Lunch Meetings
Chamber News &
July 30: Join us for our Chamber After Hours, from 5:00 PM to 6:30
PM hosted by Davis Auto Rebuild. Enjoy cocktails and a night of
networking. Davis Auto Rebuild is located at 1175 S. Main St., Colville WA.
of Events: Go to www.colville.com or Colville, WA on Facebook for more info.
July- 2014. WSU Stevens County Extension News,
a monthly newsletter with Extension event and program news. We encourage you to
forward this newsletter to friends and family that might benefit from the
information. If you do not wish to receive this e-mail newsletter please email
Ivy Nelson at email@example.com and ask to be removed from
the list. We hope you enjoy the newsletter – Debra Hansen, County Extension
Director. For more information about WSU Stevens County Extension
workshops and events on any of the following events listed on the WSU
newsletter please contact us at 509-684-2588 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit us at 986 S. Main in Colville.
July 25: There will be a Gymkhana event at the
fairgrounds. For more information please contact Lori Matlock at (509)
July 24: WDFW Enforcement Division will be giving a
class titled Eyes in the Woods: Citizen and Wildlife Training at the
Colville Public Library at 195 South Oak, Colville WA. The class will
begin at 6:30 PM and will end at 8:30 PM. For more information
please call. (509) 470-1767.
July 26: Enjoy a presentation given by Susan Dechant
about Solving the Grand Coulee Monument Mystery. The presentation
will take place at The Kettle Falls Information Center, 423 W. 3rd
Ave., Kettle Falls, WA from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM. For
more information please call (509) 738-2300.
July 30: Open House at the Keller Heritage Center at
700 N. Wynne in Colville from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM. Hot dogs, drinks and ice
cream will be served from 12:00 PM-12:30 PM. Join us for kids’
games, tours of the museum and Keller House. There are wonderful historic items
and a great view from the lookout tower. Come and bring your family, friends or
your group and enjoy the afternoon.
July 31: Join the Kiwanis Club for their annual BBQ
dinner in the park. The dinner will go from 5:30 PM-7:30 PM.
For more information please contact Lori Matlock at (509) 684-2585
It's been a busy summer of programs up here in the northern
portion of Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area so far, but wait, there's
more. Every Saturday at 10:00 AM, through August, Ranger Eric will
be leading free Canoe Trips out of Colville Flats Day Use Area, off Highway
25. Once a month on Saturdays at 7:00 PM, there will be a good old
fashioned Camp Fire and Sing-a-Long Program, with musical talent offered
by a local, very talented guitar player / singer / song-writer. *August
16 - Evans Campground Amphitheater *September 13 - Kettle
Falls Historical Center Fire Circle
Aug. 1-3: Colville Rendezvous will be happening, come
and join the excitement. Watch local musician’s play, shop and see the
Aug. 2: The Colville Chapter of the Washington Pilots Association
will host it's annual Fly-in and community breakfast Saturday, from 7-11 am.
Enjoy a great breakfast while watching visiting and local aircraft fly the
skies of the Colville area. See many vintage aircraft on display,
demonstrations, airplane and helicopter rides and much more. What better way is
there than to spend a Saturday morning at your Colville airport!
Aug. 2: Enjoy a presentation given by Kyle Chamberlin
titled: You Didn’t Need to Know How to Use Your Cell Phone 1’000 Years Ago, but
You Needed to Know This! The presentation will take place at The
Kettle Falls Information Center, 423 W. 3rd Ave., Kettle Falls, WA
from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM. For more information please call
4-8: Join VBS with the First Baptist
Church from 6:00 to 8:30 PM. For more information please
call (509) 684-4394 or visit them at www.fbccolville.com .
9: Weave ‘n’ Woods: Sponsored by the
Crossborder Weavers. Join them for a day of fiber and friends. There will
be spinning, weaving, knitting crocheting and anything else having to do with
fiber. Ikat will be giving a Kool-aid Dying demonstration. The event will
run from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Colville City Park, Kegel
Shelter located in the Eastside of the Park.
Aug. 9: Enjoy a presentation given by Jim Retzer
titled: The Precious Cultural Resources of Lake Roosevelt National Recreation
Area- Your Role in Their Stewardship. The presentation will take
place at The Kettle Falls Information Center, 423 W. 3rd Ave.,
Kettle Falls, WA from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM. For more information
please call (509) 738-2300.
16: Arden Old Timers Presents: Kids
Day Rodeo! Early bird gets the worm as classes are limited. Signups are
from 9:00 AM -11:00 AM. The Event will start at 12:00
16-17: China Bend Winery presents their
2014 Garlic Faire, from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Join them for
the Organic Food & Wine event where Garlic is King! Admission will be
$5.00 per person. For more information please contact China
Bend at (509) 732-6123.
Save the Date for
Summer& Fall Activities:
*NE WA Faire Colville—August 21-24
* Arden Old Timers Rodeo/Trail
* Colville Piecemakers 2014 Quilt
* Cycle The Selkirk Loop—September 15-20
*Saddles & Spoons Bike Ride and
Northwest International Chili Cook-Off —September 20
*Annual Tri-County Veterans Standdown—September 20-21
Have you ever wanted to learn more about how a Dairy Farm
operates? Have you ever been curious about Dairy Farms? If so please
call Stauffer Dairy (509) 935-6466 and make an appointment for a
Front Porch Farm: We have Tomatoes! Heirloom,
Beefsteak, Pink, Yellow, and Red...all shapes, colors, and flavors of
vine-ripened, garden-fresh tomatoes. Plus, we have Cucumbers, Zucchini, Walla
Walla Sweet Onions, Cherries, Apricots, Peaches, Nectarines, and more! Visit us
at our store on Highway 395 just south of Arden, Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00
AM to 6:00 PM. You can also find us at the Northeast Washington
Farmers Market on Wednesday and Saturday, 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM and
the Chewelah Farmers Market on Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Visit us at http://frontporchfarm.net for the latest!
Country Chevrolet in Colville is Sponsoring a Food Drive for the months of July and
August, to benefit our “Tri-County Veterans Stand Down Event” that takes place
in Sept each year. We are trying to “Fill The Truck” in our showroom 2
times before the end of August. Please stop by with your donation for our
Veterans, they have given so much for us, let’s bless them!! For more info
contact Debbie at (509) 685-5707.
2014 Friends of the Little
Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge Amateur Photo Contest. You are invited to participate in the Friends of the Little Pend
Oreille National Wildlife Refuge Amateur Photo Contest. The sole purpose of the
contest is to encourage you to visit and enjoy the Refuge this year. Up to five
entries (total) per person may be submitted in any of the following categories:
Life – the animal is the main subject; Plant Life - the plant is the main
subject; Scenics/Landscapes; Public Use/Recreation. For contest rules please stop by the Colville Chamber of Commerce
Washington (N.E.W.) Farmers Market is now open Wednesdays & Saturday at 9:00 AM -1:00 PM at Main and
Astor, in beautiful downtown Colville. We will have plants
starts, bedding plants, fruit trees, ornamentals, early season greens, farm
fresh eggs, and much more from our local farmers and crafters. It promises to
be an exciting and fun year, with some new events this season, we’re also
celebrating 40 years of bringing locally grown fruits and veggies to our
community. Stop by and see what is available. Visit our website or
Facebook at NEWFarmersMarket.org or contact Market
Manager at (509) 675-8896
Tri-County Economic Development District’s Small
Business Center Wireless Hot spot will be open from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM.
Please see their website at http://tricountyedd.com/
or call them at (509) 684-4571.
If you have an event or
activity of interest to our community, please email to us at email@example.com.
Have a great week!
Cassidy Cording and Debbie
Colville Chamber of Commerce
986 South Main Street Suite B
Colville, WA 99114
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