Book Club – Still Life

Join us on Monday, December 18 at 6 p.m. at Seasons 52, 8325 Park Meadows Center Dr, Lone Tree (303-799-0252). Reading and discussing Still Life by Louise Penny.  Join us even if you haven’t finished the book or started it.  Gamma Phis and friends are welcome. More: To celebrate the season, please bring a gift ($10) to exchange.
RSVP: to Leigh Ann Kudloff at or 303-986-5073. We hope you can join us!

Young Alums/Around Town/Gamma Phi Gets Fit – Denver Zoo Lights

Join us on Sunday, December 17 at 5:30 p.m. at Denver Zoo, 2300 Steele Street, Denver (720-337-1400). Enjoy nightly entertainment, animal encounters, Santa meet-and-greets, and illuminated animal sculptures in ~60 acres at the zoo. Cost: 12-64 $17, 65+ $14, 3-11 $12; Buy online to save $2 . Members save $2.  Gamma Phi’s, family, and friends are welcome! Limited tickets each night! Contact Taylor McGowen at or 832-657-7396 to let her know you are joining us or to carpool!  We hope you can join us!

Lunch Bunch – The Fresh Fish Company

Join us on Friday, December 15 at 1 p.m. at The Fresh Fish Company, 7800 E Hampden Ave, Denver (303-740-9556).  (~S I-25 & Hampden Ave). Specializing in flown-in-fresh seafood with house-made seasonings, sauces, marinades and sides, but other entrées are available.  Restaurant has placed 1st or 2nd on Denver’s “A List” for seafood every year since 2007.  Gamma Phi’s only.  RSVP by December 12 by noon to Peggy Hutchinson at or 303-697-8963.  We hope you can join us!

West Side Dining – 240 Union – Time change to 6:30 pm!

Join us on Thursday, December 14 at 6:30 p.m. at 240 Union at 240 Union, Lakewood (303-989-3562) (~W 6th Ave & Union Blvd).  Seafood specials, wood-fired pizzas & other New American fare. Guests welcome!  We dine on the west side, but all are welcome to come.  RSVP by December 11 to Peggy Hutchinson at or 303-697-8963. Hope to see you there!

Building Strong Girls – Tutu Making (Philanthropy)

No experience is necessary to join us to make tutus for Girls on the Run (GOTR) as tulle is folded and wrapped around an elastic band.
– Monday, December 4 from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Arrive and leave when you need to. (Moana: coral, ivory, beige, yellow, turquoise) at Leigh Ann’s home, 620 Kendall Way, Lakewood.
Gamma Phis and friends welcome! Tulle or monetary donations welcome. Light refreshments provided. 
RSVP or questions: Leigh Ann Kudloff at or 303-986-5073.

East Side Dining – Hacienda Colorado

Join us on Thursday, November 30 at 6:30 p.m. at Hacienda Colorado, 4100 E Mexico Ave, Denver (303-756-5700) (~S I-25 & S Colorado Blvd) for Mexican food with Altitude.  Gamma Phis, significant other, and friends are invited! RSVP: by November 29 to Leanne Thompson at or 720-273-2761.  Hope you can join us!

My Favorite Things Holiday Tea

Celebrate the holidays with your sisters on Saturday, December 2nd from 1 – 5 p.m. (arrive and leave when you need to) at Leigh Ann Kudloff’s home, 620 Kendall Way, Lakewood (~6th & Sheridan). We will play some “reindeer games” and create holiday crafts to “deck the halls.”
RSVP by November 30 to Leigh Ann Kudloff at or 303-986-5073.
Choose how you will participate at this free event:
– Think of something you love that costs less than $6.00 – Your Favorite Things! Bring three of that item. Leave with three new amazing things.
– Bring a favorite savory or sweet holiday treat (store bought items are fine).
– Wear a holiday sweater – tasteful, festive, tacky, or ugly. Win prizes in several sweater categories.
– Get creative by making an ornament to make your home sparkle, decorating a gingerbread house (win a prize for best house), making and tasting chocolate truffles (take some home), or assembling tutus for Girls on the Run.
– Donate crafting supplies for the campers at Gates Camp.
– Donate items for the Newborns in Need program for mothers in need that have a baby at Denver Health Medical Center. Items accepted are NEW: Disposable diapers (size NB, 1 or 2); Baby wipes; Baby wash, shampoo, lotion; Blankets; Clothing – Onesies, sleepers, outfits (Sizes NB to 6 months); Burp Cloths and Bibs; Newborn socks and booties; Nursing supplies (pads, cream, etc.); Books; Infant toys; Strollers; Convertible car seats; Cribs and crib sheets. Cash donations are used by Gamma Phi Gives LINKS group to purchase requested items.
We hope you can join us!