UPDATE: We regret to inform guests planning to attend our Guest Speaker Presentation by Pete Horish, that his appearance at our meeting has been postponed to a future date due to current concern over the Coronavirus. Our March Heritage Club meeting, will however be held as scheduled, and the public is welcome to attend and learn more about our club. We apologize for any inconvenience or disappointment this may cause, especially for those making travel plans to enjoy this presentation. We will keep you posted about rescheduling updates. Thank you for your understanding.
Join us March 14, 2020, during the Heritage Club meeting at the Cle Elum Eagles. Public Invited – Free Guest Speaker Presentation, with Pete Horish. “The Day the Still Blew up in Ronald, destroying 32 houses, including Pete Horish’s family’s home.”
Experience Pete Horish Jr.’s impassioned account of the Prohibition Era explosion leaving 136 people homeless, and its impact on local families like his. On Aug. 18, 1928, his father, Peter Sr., was an eyewitness to the devastation when Bertholomes “Bert” Pellegrini accidentally touched off a 250-gallon batch of “White Mule” whiskey in a hidden room underneath the Falcon Pool and Dance Hall.
Presentation is FREE ADMISSION (optional lunch available for purchase at 12 noon)
Due to inclement weather, the first meeting of the year scheduled for Jan. 11, 2020 was cancelled due to inclement weather.
Now our 2nd meeting will also be cancelled. The February meeting, scheduled for tomorrow, Feb. 8, 2020, coincides with the Memorial Service for Linda Lee Hall scheduled at the Cle Elum Eagles club hall, our new designated meeting place, at 1:00 p.m. To learn more about that service, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/605612656943790/ on Facebook.
Our next meeting is scheduled for March 14, 2020 at the Cle Elum Eagles club hall. We will see you all then. In the meantime, if you have any pressing questions, please contact us.
On Saturday, Dec. 7, 2018, the Roslyn, Ronald, Cle Elum Heritage Club held our annual Christmas Dinner at the Putnam Centennial Center in Cle Elum. Nearly 80 members and their guests mingled during the no-host open bar time from 5-6pm. Then dinner was served. Tables of donated raffle items were set out for ticket buyers to select which can they wanted to drop their tickets for a chance to win that item.
On Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, the Roslyn, Ronald, Cle Elum Heritage Club held our annual Christmas Dinner at the Putnam Centennial Center in Cle Elum. Members mingled during the no-host open bar time from 5-6pm. Then dinner was served. Attendees pre-selected from the two options, Prime Rib or a Stuffed Pork Chop. Vegetables, side salads and a dessert of triple chocolate cake rounded out the meal.