Monthly Archives: January 2017

Around Town – Glory of Venice: Masterworks of Renaissance – Date Change!

Join us for an afternoon of art on Saturday, February 4th at 3:00 p.m. to see “Glory of Venice: Masterworks of Renaissance” at the Denver Art Museum, 100 W 14th Ave Pkwy, Denver (720-865-5000). Experience 50 significant works reflecting the creativity of Venice from the around the 1500’s in a distinctly Venetian Renaissance style. This is a free day for the museum including this exhibit, so they said it is more crowded. Please RSVP by February 2nd to Leanne Thompson at lthompson_gpb@hotmail.com or 303-989-2762.
Note: We are NOT going as a group to see “Star Wars and the Power of Costume,” but if you are interested in that exhibit, an advance reservation ticket is recommended. https://tickets.denverartmuseum.org/DateSelection.aspx?item=1455&year=2017&month=2. (We saw the exhibit when it opened and found it interesting.)  I hope you can join us!

East Side Dining – BRIO

Join us for dinner on Thursday, February 2nd at 6:30 p.m. at BRIO Tuscan Grille Cherry Creek, 2500 E 1st Ave, Denver. Warm, relaxed Italian eatery serving Tuscan-inspired grill fare, wine and cocktails. Gamma Phis, significant others, and friends are invited. RSVP by February 1st to Leanne Thompson at lthompson_gpb@hotmail.com or 303-989-2762.  I hope you can join us!

Building Strong Girls – Tutu Making (Philanthropy)

Join us on Tuesday, January 31st from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. to make 20 “bunnies” (grey, silver, pink and white) tutus (arrive and leave when you need to) at Leigh Ann’s home, 620 Kendall Way, Lakewood. No experience necessary as tulle is folded and wrapped around elastic band. Friends welcome. Tulle or monetary donations welcome. Light refreshments provided. RSVP or questions to Leigh Ann Kudloff at lkudloff@comcast.net or 303-986-5073. Hope to see you there!

Executive Board openings

Hello sisters!
The following positions on the Executive Board are open for the term starting May, 2017.
– President
– Nominating Committee Member
– The Vice President position (records the minutes, maintains and distributes the membership directory) for the term that ends in May, 2018 is open.
– The following appointed positions are open:
– Nominating Committee Member: Assist the other committee members to prepare the slate of officers and other vacancies
– Membership VP Assistant: Welcome sisters to Denver by meeting for wine or coffee
– Alternate Panhellenic Delegate: Assist representing DAC at Denver Area Panhellenic meetings
– If you are interested or have any questions, please contact Nominating Committee Chairwoman, Dianne Hornbrook at 303-757-6996 or dianneinco@aol.com and Member Sarah Siddens at sarahsiddens@gmail.com or 972-948-7796 as soon as possible.

Sisterhood Brunch & Yoga Program – RSVP?

Did you RSVP’s for the brunch this Saturday, January 28th from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm?  Dianne Hornbrook is hosting at 3874 S Hudson St, Denver (~I-25 & Hampden Ave).  If you wish, please bring a brunch item (egg dishes, salads/vegetables, pastries/breads, desserts) to share. Store bought items are welcome. The event is casual. Arrive when you can.  Sarah Siddens is giving a short program on yoga (including yoga from a chair).  Invite your Gamma Phi friends! Please RSVP ASAP to Dianne at dianneinco@aol.com or 303-757-6996 and include what food item you will bring. Last minute attendees are welcome!  (If you replied to the evite, you don’t need to call her.)

Book Club – Notorious RBG

Join us on Monday, January 23rd at 6:00 p.m. for a great discussion on the book, Notorious RBG by Irin Carmen and Shana Kingfish, at Governor’s Park 672 Logan Street, Denver (303-831-8605). Gamma Phis and friends are welcome. Join us even if you haven’t finished the book or started it. RSVP to Leigh Ann Kudloff at lkudloff@comcast.net or 303-986-5073.  I hope you can join us!

Gamma Phi Gets Fit – Ice Skating at Skyline Park

Join us for ice skating on Sunday, January 22nd, from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. at the Southwest Ice Rink at Skyline Park Downtown at 16th & Arapahoe, Denver (303-534-6161). Gamma Phis and friends are invited. Cost: free; skate rental $2. Street parking is free on Sundays, or take the light rail & mall bus. RSVP by January 20th to Leanne Thompson at lthompson_gpb@hotmail.com or 303-989-2762.   I hope you can join us!