1210, 2016

DIA Fall Newsletter


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The mission of the DIA is to promote and enhance the vitality of historic Downtown Issaquah through programs and events that celebrate our unique culture.


Next Quarterly Downtown Meeting
Wednesday, November 9   8:00 […]

310, 2016

DIA looking for Executive Director

Karen Donovan stepping down as Executive Director for the Downtown Issaquah Association
January 1, 2017.

October 3, 2016 – Issaquah –  “It is with mixed emotions that I am resigning as Executive Director for the Downtown Issaquah Association effective January 1, 2017.   Time constraints from additional client work from the Washington State […]

2508, 2016

Fly In cancelled due to weather constraints

 2ND Annual

Fantastic Fly-In

August 26th – Fantasy Friday

Saturday, August 27 Fly- In Event Cancelled

August 25th, 2016 Issaquah – Due to the strong SW winds forecast, we are unfortunately cancelling the Fantastic Fly-in event planned for this Saturday, August 27th at Tiger Mtn from 4-7pm.   The safety of the pilots would […]

1107, 2016

Downtown Issaquah Assoc receives 2016 National Main Street Accreditation

The Downtown Issaquah Association (DIA) has been designated as an accredited Main Street America™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. Each year, the National Main Street Center and its Coordinating Program partners announce the list of accredited Main Street America programs in recognition of […]

1606, 2016

Friends of Youth Worksite Training and Internship Program

Our Program
Friends of Youth Employment Specialists provide job-readiness training for youth and young adults, ages 16 to 25. We secure internships where youth can develop work skills prior to being placed in full-time employment. Our interns understand the requirements of the job and are motivated to work and learn.

Our goal […]

1406, 2016

Salmon Science Camps at Salmon Hatchery



This truly is a unique and VERY educational camp, right here in Issaquah, where campers learn about our local waters, the salmon that live in them, and what they can do to keep the salmon coming home. Just a few open […]

806, 2016



As the July 4th birthday celebrations approach, Issaquah Christian Church (ICC) will once again have the fireworks stand located on the church property at 10328 Issaquah-Hobart Rd SE. The proceeds from the sale of the fireworks will support house building in Mexico, Haiti and Africa.

Each year, a youth-led team travels […]

1205, 2016

Senior Community Workshops

If you care about seniors in our community, we want to hear from you!
Share your input anytime via our brief survey at

Join a workshop about how our community can best serve our seniors. Snacks will be provided. Open to all ages and ideas!

Tuesday, May 17
6:30 – 8 p.m.
Gilman Auditorium
University House […]

1105, 2016

Flower Basket have arrived downtown


The flower baskets have been hung along Front Street today. Thank you to all who donated to the flower basket program this year including many who donated $50 and their moms’ received a mother’s day card stating a donation of made in their honor.  

A big thank you to the following people […]

2404, 2016

One week left to get your flower basket or order mom a card for mother’s day

A big thank you to the following people who have donated $250 to support a basket to hang downtown this Spring and Summer. 

The Team at ArtByFire

Madeleine Erhardt and family

Jack Kropp and Robyn Barfoot – in loving memory of their mom, Donna R. Kropp

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