Monthly Archives: June 2015

East Side Dining

Join us on Wednesday, July 1st at 6:30 pm at Acorn located within the Source, a foundry turned new epicurean marketplace, in Denver’s River North District (RiNo).  A unique, approachable, family-friendly format, contemporary American bar and grill with ingredient-driven cocktails, and handpicked selection of artisan wines and beers.  A sister restaurant of OAK in Boulder.  Located at 3350 Brighton Blvd, Denver (720-542-3721).  Gamma Phi’s, significant other, and friends are invited.  Please RSVP by June 30th to Leanne Thompson at lthompson_gpb@hotmail.com or 303-989-2762.

Gamma Phi Gets Fit – Hiking

The hike to St. Mary’s Glacier is a short one and includes a beautiful little lake which is fed by the glacier.  Join us on Saturday, June 27th, meet at the trailhead sign at 10:30 am.  Saint Mary’s Glacier, I-70 west past Idaho Springs, take exit 238 “Fall River Road”, go right, you’ll see the sign for St. Mary’s Glacier and the town of Alice, follow the road until you see the sign on your left that says “Glacier Hike” (~20 min from I-70).  Two parking areas just before and beyond the trailhead on your left.  Cost: $5.00 per vehicle by cash or check (no change available).  More: 1 1/2 miles.  Difficulty level-moderate because of rocks.  Dog friendly-yes.  Restroom facilities-yes. Bring a sack lunch (if you would like to) for a picnic after the hike.  RSVP by June 26th to Leanne at lthompson_gpb@hotmail.com or 303-989-2762.

Sisterhood Event: Summer Ice Cream Social

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!  Welcome summer at our ice cream social!  Join us on Saturday, June 20th from 2:00 – 4:00 pm at Little Man Ice Cream, 16th and Boulder, Denver.  Bring your Gamma Phi Sisters, your family, and friends.  Ice cream cost is on your own.  RSVP by June 19th to Sarah at sarahsiddens@gmail.com or 972-948-7796.

Around Town – Rockies Baseball Game

Join us on the Coors Field Rooftop to see the Rockies play the Houston Astros on Wednesday, June 17th at 6:40 p.m.  Coors Field is at 20th and Blake St, Denver.  General Admission Rooftop Tickets- $14 each (includes a $6 food/drink/merchandise credit).  Rooftop ticketed guests will have access to seating in sections U310-U314.  If you have purchased a seat, in another area, you can come up to the Rooftop during the game and say hello!  Purchase tickets at the Coors Field Ticket office, ticketmaster, or online at  http://colorado.rockies.mlb.com/col/ballpark/the_rooftop.jsp?loc=tickets.  Bring your friends and family.  RSVP to Heather Scott at heatherscott14@gmail.com.  Hope to see you there!

Lunch Bunch

oops! – June 19th at 1:00 pm

Join us at the Golden Shanghai, 1412 S Parker Rd  Suite A 134 Denver (303-743-9079) (~S Parker Rd and E Florida Ave).  Voted the Best Chinese Restaurant by the 710 AM and 930 AM Restaurant Shows.  In 2007, voted one of the Top 100 Chinese Restaurants in the US.  This is a Gamma Phi’s only event.  There are a number of regulars, but come visit with these fun, interesting ladies.  You don’t have to attend every time.  RSVP by June 18th to Leanne at lthompson_gpb@hotmail.com or 303-989-2762.  If you like Chinese food, join us!

Beginners Bridge (Coaches needed) – Time Change!

Join us as we learn to play bridge.  Experienced players are needed to coach the new players.  Cheat sheets provided.  If you have not played bridge for years, this is the group for you!  Meeting Saturday, June 6th 4:00 – 6:00 pm at Cheryl’s home 1193 S Allison St, Lakewood (~Wadsworth and Mississippi).  Gamma Phi’s, family, and friends welcome.  RSVP to Cheryl 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 as we are interested in expanding this LINKS group.

West Side+ Bridge

Meets the fourth Thursday of the month at 10:00 am.  If you are interested in playing or being a substitute next year, contact Karen at kbkbenner@gmail.com or 303-697-8821.