Monthly Archives: March 2014

“The Graduate” Theatre

Denver Alumnae Chapter in support of Building Strong Girls has rented out The Edge Theatre (1560 Teller Street, Lakewood) on June 22nd for a 2pm viewing of “The Graduate”. Tickets are $25 each and all proceeds will go toward our philanthropic efforts. Each Exec member has tickets to sell or you can contact denvergpb@gmail.com!

Bunco Bash

It’s your last chance to play Bunco this year! Come to the Bunco Bash on April 8th at 6:30 pm! In addition to eating dinner, enjoying adult beverages, and playing Bunco, we will celebrate our philanthropic endeavors toward Building Strong Girls during this grand finale. Prizes will be awarded. Join the games and festivities at Leigh Ann Kudloff’s house (620 Kendall Way, Lakewood, ~6th and Sheridan) for laughter and sisterhood! Hope to see you there! We promise it’ll be worth your time!  Gamma Phi Betas, their friends, and families are invited.  A $10 donation is suggested.  Please RSVP by April 6th to Leigh Ann at lkudloff@comcast.net or 303-986-5073.

East Side Dining (West Side Dining is joining us) – Goes to the Tech Center!

Join us at El Senor Sol’s on Thursday, April 3rd at 6:00 pm.  Serving the Denver metro area for over 15 years, it’s “the place for REAL Mexican food”.  All dishes are prepared with the freshest and finest ingredients.  GPhis, spouses, and friends welcome!  RSVP by April 2nd to Leanne at lthompson_gpb@hotmail.com or 303-989-2762.  El Senor Sol at the Tech Center, 5117 S Yosemite St, Greenwood Village (303) 771-3006 (Yosemite and Belleview).  Hope you can join us!

Gamma Phi Beta Awards?

We have many members from around the country in our DAC membership.  Do you or anybody you know meet the following Award requirements?  DAC would like to nominate you for one of the International Gamma Phi Beta Awards if you qualify!  Awards are: Merit – Minimum of 15 years service at the local level; Loyalty –  Minimum of 7 years international service and 7 years or more of financial support; Service – Minimum of 15 years service with a minimum of 5 years at the international level and 5 years or more of financial support.  Local level experience is for any alumnae chapter, house boards, advisory boards, chairperson of a committee, etc. You must have paid your International Dues for the resume experience time period.  IH reviews all nominations submitted and the Awards are awarded at Founders Day.   Please email your resume that contains only your Gamma Phi Beta experience or the nominee suggestion by Thursday, March 28th to Leanne at lthompson_gpb@hotmail.com or (303) 989-2762.  Thanks!

Spring Salad Luncheon

Join us on Saturday, March 22nd to visit with our sisters and hear the buzz about the bees from Luann Akin from Tagawa Gardens.  Social time starts at 10:15 am and program is at 10:45 am with lunch starting at 11:45 am at the Theta Chapter House, 2233 S Josephine St, Denver.  Purchase Raffle tickets starting at $3.00 to win gift cards or gift certificates at $20.00+ value from Department Stores, Restaurants, or gift bags that you personally select.  Money raised benefits the Gates Camp for Boys and Girls Club.  Bring a salad to share (store bought salads are perfectly fine).  There is always plenty of food.  We would still love for you to attend, even if you cannot bring a salad!   RSVP by March 20th to Dianne Hornbrook at  303-757-6996  or dianneinco@aol.com. This is a chance to drop off any Newborns in Need items (new items only like books, bibs, onesies, wipes) for DAP philanthropy, too.  We need to park on the street for this event.  Hope you can make it!

Around Town – Dixie’s Tupperware Party

Dixie Longate, the fast-talking Tupperware Lady, packed up her catalogues, left her children in an Alabama trailer park and took Off-Broadway by storm! Now, join Dixie as she travels the country throwing good ol’ fashioned Tupperware parties filled with outrageously funny tales, heartfelt accounts, FREE giveaways, audience participation and the most fabulous assortment of Tupperware ever sold on a theater stage. Run Time: 100 min, no intermission Advisory: Contains strong language and adult content.

Join us on Saturday, April 5th at 2:00 pm at the Garner Galleria Theatre, Denver Performing Arts Center with other Gphis, friends, and family.  Cost: $30.80 ($28 + $2.80 service fee) special group pricing per ticket using our group information.  RSVP: For either or both shows. Tickets must be purchased online by March 22nd to receive the group discounted price. 10 people must RSVP for each show to get the group price for that show. Otherwise, the normal ticket price will be charged. To RSVP:

1: Click the Tupperware Group Offer link (or paste it into your browser): https://tickets.denvercenter.org/Online/default.asp?doWork::WScontent::loadArticle=Load&BOparam::WScontent::loadArticle::article_id=75166451-6BAB-4E0F-B9C3-312A5E573190

2: Click BUY TICKETS

3: Login or create an account for billing purposes.

4: In the boxes, enter the Customer number: 269113 and Access code: K96HW (DO NOT checkmark anything in the bottom area)

5: Click “Add to Order” and it will show the performance time and date

6: Click the red words “CLICK HERE TO SELECT YOUR SEATS”

7: Checkmark the seat(s) to purchase. We are at tables of 4. Click “Add to Order” 

Note: Seats B 21, 22, 23 are taken. I suggest taking the lowest B seat available until they run out. Then, the C’s starting with the lowest seat available. Followed by the D’s.

8: Click “Continue to check out”; A “Make a Gift” dialog displays, click your answer

9: Click a Delivery method (E-mail or Will call); Click “Continue to check out”

10: Enter and verify the payment information; Click “Buy” to purchase the ticket(s)

Please call the group sales office at 303.446.4829 at any time with questions.

*If this date does not work for you, we have created a group block of tickets for Dixie’s Never Wear a Tube Top While Riding a Mechanical Bull… show on Saturday, May 3rd at 2:00 pm for $22 ($20 + $2.00 service fee). Go to http://denvercenter.org for a description of this show (Advisory: Contains strong language and adult content). Follow the steps above using this Tube Top Group Offer link (or paste it into your browser): https://tickets.denvercenter.org/Online/default.asp?doWork::WScontent::loadArticle=Load&BOparam::WScontent::loadArticle::article_id=75166451-6BAB-4E0F-B9C3-312A5E573190  and Customer number: 269113 and Access code: V2IXK (one not letter I). To purchase both shows at the group discount pricing, buy the tickets individually using the links above and logging out in-between the next purchase.

Annual Denver Area Panhellenic (DAP) Awards Luncheon

The biggest DAP event of the year is open to all sorority women in the Denver area.  Make plans to attend on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at the Cherry Hills Country Club, 4125 South University, Englewood, CO.  Registration begins at 11am with lunch starting at noon. Come visit with your sisters and support our Woman of the Year Award nominee, Darla Dakin.  Your $35 check is due to Peggy Hutchinson (7933 Surrey Rd, Morrison, 80465) by March 15th.  Please no jeans or cell phones at the Country Club.