BUSINESS BRIEFS: Unveiling set for room’s grand opening; bench featured

SEQUIM — First Security Bank’s Sequim Branch at 114 S. Sequim Ave. is hosting a grand opening for its addition of a community room Wednesday, May 30.

Attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy wine tastings by Marrowstone Winery, light bites by a local caterer and live music by DJ Dustin.

The Sequim-Dungeness Chamber of Commerce will also be on-site for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 5:30 p.m. on grand opening day.

The community room can accommodate more than 75 people, allowing the bank’s nonprofit clients to hold large meetings and events in the space at no cost.

Hours of operation will be 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays.

The space features a kitchenette, tables and chairs that can be used for convenient meeting and event setup.

The Sequim room is the bank’s fifth community room in the state.

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Bench featured

SEATTLE — The Composite Recycling Technology Center (CRTC) showcased its “Olympus Bench” park bench made with recycled aerospace-grade carbon fiber during the state Recreation & Park Association’s annual tradeshow.

Representatives of the recreation and parks industry had a chance to review and test the bench at CRTC’s booth from May 1-3.

“We are honored and excited to show the Olympus Bench to the parks and recreation professionals at the WRPA Annual Conference in Seattle and to share the innovation story behind the Olympus Bench,” Dave Walter CRTC CEO said in a news release.

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