Monthly Archives: July 2014

West Side and East Side Dining

Just a reminder that the West Side and East Side Diners are going to the Historic Grand Lake Lodge in Grand Lake this Sunday, August 3rd for a special dining event. We’ll meet at 11:30 at the lodge and enjoy brunch. Come join us and bring a guest. Let Peggy know by Saturday at if you plan to come.

Dues Reminder

Last call for Dues Payers for 2013-14!  The DAC and IH year end is July 31st.  Did you know you need to have paid your local and/or International Dues to be eligible for some of the International Awards we present at Founders Day?  Support your local Denver Alumnae Chapter (DAC) by paying your dues ($55 which includes $25 mailed to International dues for you).  Mail dues payable to Denver Alumnae Chapter of Gamma Phi Beta to Peggy Hutchinson, 7933 Surrey Dr, Morrison, CO 80465 or use PayPal at  Contact Peggy at or 303-697-8963 if any questions or to let her know your check is in the mail.  Thanks!

Yoga on the Rocks at Red Rocks (Gamma Phi Gets Fit)

In the spirit of doing a variety of activities to get fit, we are doing Yoga on the Rocks at Red Rocks. Join us Saturday, July 26th, 7:00 – 8:00 am (Doors open at 6:15 am) at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 18300 W Alameda Pkwy, Morrison.  Anybody is welcome!  Cost: $12 and tickets must be purchased online before the event; Season pass from $38.00.  Bring Water + Yoga mat.  RSVP: Contact Sarah at or 972-948-7796 if you are attending.  Hope you can join us for a little “Happy Baby!”

Summer Picnic – LOCATION CHANGE!!!!

Going to Garland Park at 6300 E Mississippi Ave, Denver (meeting at S Holly St and Cherry Creek N Dr) Look for the pink balloons! This park has a playground.  See the earlier post for more information.  RSVP by July 19 to Jane Wenzel at 303-756-6572 or with what you will bring.

Young Alum Happy Hour (Open to all GPhi’s and friends of all ages!)

Join us on Friday, July 18th 4pm-5:30pm.  We are going to Upstairs Circus for cocktails and to create a project! Happy Hour is $10 off and you can check out this cool venue at htpp:// Located at 1500 Wynkoop Street #100, Denver.  Cost: $25 will include cocktail and project of your choice (there is a limited project menu during Happy Hour).  RSVP by July 16th to Carlita at, so she can make a reservation.  Look forward to seeing you there!

Lunch Bunch

Join us at The Chinook Tavern on Friday, July 18th at 1:00 pm located at 6380 S Fiddlers Green Cir, Greenwood Village; 720-266-6000. Classic European cuisine. The new “Zermatt Room” features fondue and raclette, a dish from the Swiss Alps.  Gamma Phis only please. RSVP by July 16th to Karen at or 303-745-4036.  Hope to see you there!

Summer Picnic

Hawaiian themed on Saturday, July 26th at the Mamie Doud Eisenhower Park, 4300 E Dartmouth Ave, Denver (close to Hampden Ave & Colorado Blvd) from 11:30 am – 2:00 pm.  Gamma Phi’s, friends, family, spouses, significant others, and children are welcome.  Cup-in-Hand Kickball, Water balloon toss, and other games will be played.  RSVP by July 19 to Jane Wenzel at 303-756-6572 or and let her know what you will bring (A-G: Salads, Chips, Relish, Water; H-M: Watermelon, Potato Salad, Paper Plates; N-T: Desserts, Ketchup (small); U-Z: Soda, Mustard (small), Plastic utensils, Salads; Jane is bringing the burgers, hot dogs, and boca burgers.)  Bring folding chairs if you do not want to sit on the picnic table benches. BYOB – 3.2 beer is allowed in park in cans; no glass containers.  Hope to see you there!