Monthly Archives: April 2015

Tau Senior Celebration

Join the Fort Collins Alumnae Chapter at a Garden Party on Sunday, May 3rd from 3:00 – 5:00 pm at the Tau Chapter House, 733 S Shields St, Fort Collins, to celebrate the seniors of the Tau Chapter as they turn the page and start a new chapter!  Please bring Finger foods or desserts to share.  Wear your brightest sundress and biggest floppy hat.  Other alumnae in the area are invited.  See the evite at http://www.evite.com/event/0241I5DRFGK4246HAEPE4K4BD5RZEM to RSVP.

Beginners Bridge (Coaches needed)

Did you ever want to learn how to play bridge?  Have you not played bridge for years?  Join us Sunday, May 3rd, 7:00 – 9:00 pm as we learn how to play the game at Cherl’s home at 1193 S Allison St, Lakewood (~Wadsworth and Mississippi).  Experienced players are needed to coach the new players.  Cheat sheets provided.  Gamma Phi’s, significant other, and friends are welcome.  No charge.  RSVP by May 1st to Cheryl Haskell at cheryl.haskell@msn.com or 303-507-6132.  Please contact Cheryl if you cannot attend, but are interested in this event.  Please give her feedback regarding the date, time, or location.

Tutu Making for Girls on the Run

Making tutus for Girls on the Run last night was lots of fun! Join us next Wednesday (4/29) at 6:30 pm at the Theta House (2233 S Josephine St, Denver) for round three of tutu making with the sophomore Theta women. We will be donating enough tutus for 4 Girls on the Run teams for the race on May 9th!  RSVP to Ellen Fritzler ellen.fritzler@gmail.com or Diana Ramos ramos_dianar@hotmail.com

gpb - tutu making

Sisterhood Event: An Evening of Fashion with L from The Wardrobe Consultants

Don’t forget we have our Sisterhood Event this evening! L will be giving her fashion talk 7-730p!
Come celebrate our sisterhood, have a glass of wine, do a little shopping (or just browsing) and get some hot fashion tips from L with The Wardrobe Consultants!
When: Thursday, April 23rd 6:30p-8:30p
Where: Evereve at Park Meadows Mall (8423 Park Meadows Center Dr next to the American Girl store) (http://www.evereve.com/lookbook/)
Who: Gamma Phis, friends, and family welcome!
Cost: Free to attend! Evereve will give us 15% off anything in the store, so feel free to shop till you drop! We will also have complimentary wine and light appetizers.
Questions: Sarah Siddens at sarahsiddens@gmail.com or 972-948-7796

Beta Rho Senior Celebration

Come join members of the Denver Alumnae this Sunday to celebrate the Beta Rho Seniors! Brunch food items (egg dishes, salads, potato dishes and dessert) are still needed so if you can’t attend but would like to donate food to the event please reach out to Lynne. We appreciate the support and look forward to seeing you there!

Brunch on Sunday, April 26th, at 11:00 am with DAC members arriving at 10:30 am at Lynne Barnett’s home at 2750 Illiff St, Boulder to welcome the 40-45 Beta Rho seniors as alumnae. RSVP to Lynne at 303-499-3003 or lynne2750@gmail.com.

Around Town – Denver Firefighter’s Museum Tour

Join us on Saturday, April 18th, 1:30 pm at the Firefighters Museum, 1326 Tremont Place, Denver (303-892-1436).  The Museum offers a self-guided tour with not only outstanding exhibits on the history of fire fighting in Denver focusing on the Denver Fire Department, but innovative and exciting hands-on activities that allow visitors to interact with the traditional exhibits.  Gamma Phis, friends, and family welcome!  Cost: Adults – $6.00, Seniors (ages 65 and above)/Students with valid ID – $5.00, Children (ages 2-12) – $4.00  Parking: Metered street parking costs $1.00/hr with a 2 hour limit (coins, Visa & Mastercards). Or, pay lots ($4-$12 for daily rates).  RSVP by Friday, April 17th to Leanne Thompson at lthompson_gpb@hotmail.com or 303-989-2762.  More: – Backpacks and Umbrellas – All items are subject to search. Bags larger than 11” x 15” are required to be placed in the self-service check area. Backpacks, carriers, and purses worn on the back of any size may not be worn in the galleries; – Photos – Flash Photography and videotaping are permitted for private, noncommercial use only. Tripods not allowed.; – Cell Phones – Use only in the lobby.; – Strollers – Are permitted. Strollers can be parked, once folded, in the area behind the ‘Thank You’ sign by the front door. Museum staff is not responsible for lost or stolen strollers. Please carry all valuables with you.; – Accessibility – The 1909 firehouse main entrance is wheel-chair accessible and does not require a ramp. However, as a historic house museum, the Museum does not have access between the two gallery floors other than two staircases.  I hope you can join us!

Building Strong Girls – Philanthropy

Join us on Wednesday, April 15th, 22nd, 29th 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm (Please arrive and leave when you need to!).  We are making 50 tutus for the winners of the Girls on the Run essay contest, “Why tutus make better runners?”  April 15 and 22 at Leigh Ann’s home (620 Kendall Way, Lakewood).   April 29 Theta Chapter House with the Sophomores (2233 S Josephine St, Denver).  If possible, please bring Royal Blue tulle and any other coordinating tulle colors (e.g., pink, yellow) to make the no sew tutus.  No experience necessary.  It takes 2+ rolls of tulle for each tutu.  Donations or supplies can be sent or delivered to Leigh Ann Kudloff 620 Kendall Way, Lakewood, CO 80214.  RSVP: for 4/15 and 4/22 dates to Leigh Ann Kudloff at lkudloff@comcast.net or 303-986-5073 and 4/29 to Ellen Fritzler at ellen.fritzler@gmail.com or Diana Ramos at ramos_dianar@hotmail.com.  We hope you can come help us!  NOTE:  Leigh Ann’s address is 620 Kendall Way, Lakewood.  It was the wrong number in the April calendar boxes.