Monthly Archives: December 2017

Young Alums/Gamma Phi Gets Fit – Ice Skating at Evergreen Lake

Outdoor Ice Skating followed by hot cocoa afterward in town (maybe Little Bear).
Sunday, January 7 at 11:30 a.m.
Evergreen Lake, 29612 Upper Bear Creek Rd, Evergreen (720-880-1300)
Cost: 18-59: $7; 60+/Military: $5; 4-17: $6; 3 and under: Free; Skate Rental: $7 (strap-on to men’s size 15; expect lines to rent)
Gamma Phi’s, family, and friends are welcome!
More: Lake parking is limited. If needed, shuttle buses from Stagecoach Park parking lot, 3229 El Pinal Dr, Evergreen
RSVP: by January 6 to Taylor McGowen at tmcgowen28@gmail.com or 832-657-7396

Jnell (Quanz) Ruetz

It is with sadness that we learned about the passing of Jnell (Quanz) Ruetz a Beta Upsilon Chapter sister on December 24th. She was active with DAC, worked at Gamma Phi Beta’s International Headquarters, and attended conventions. Donations may be made to the Dumb Friends League, the Rocky Mountain Stroke Association, or the Gamma Phi Beta Foundation. Our thoughts and prayers go out to her family and friends. http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/denverpost/obituary.aspx?page=lifestory&pid=187662987

Building Strong Girls – Tutu Making (Philanthropy)

No experience is necessary to join us to make tutus for Girls on the Run (GOTR) as tulle is folded and wrapped around an elastic band.
– Wednesday, December 27 from 5:30 – 9:30 p.m. Arrive and leave when you need to. (Mulan: Navy, green, lime, yellow, maroon) at Leigh Ann’s home, 620 Kendall Way, Lakewood.
Gamma Phis and friends welcome! Tulle or monetary donations welcome. Light refreshments provided.
RSVP or questions: Leigh Ann Kudloff at lkudloff@comcast.net or 303-986-5073.

Book Club – Still Life

Join us on Monday, December 18 at 6 p.m. at Seasons 52, 8325 Park Meadows Center Dr, Lone Tree (303-799-0252). Reading and discussing Still Life by Louise Penny.  Join us even if you haven’t finished the book or started it.  Gamma Phis and friends are welcome. More: To celebrate the season, please bring a gift ($10) to exchange.
RSVP: to Leigh Ann Kudloff at lkudloff@comcast.net or 303-986-5073. We hope you can join us!

Young Alums/Around Town/Gamma Phi Gets Fit – Denver Zoo Lights

Join us on Sunday, December 17 at 5:30 p.m. at Denver Zoo, 2300 Steele Street, Denver (720-337-1400). Enjoy nightly entertainment, animal encounters, Santa meet-and-greets, and illuminated animal sculptures in ~60 acres at the zoo. Cost: 12-64 $17, 65+ $14, 3-11 $12; Buy online to save $2  https://tickets.denverzoo.org/Selection.aspx?sch=277622 . Members save $2.  Gamma Phi’s, family, and friends are welcome! Limited tickets each night! Contact Taylor McGowen at tmcgowen28@gmail.com or 832-657-7396 to let her know you are joining us or to carpool!  We hope you can join us!

Lunch Bunch – The Fresh Fish Company

Join us on Friday, December 15 at 1 p.m. at The Fresh Fish Company, 7800 E Hampden Ave, Denver (303-740-9556).  (~S I-25 & Hampden Ave). Specializing in flown-in-fresh seafood with house-made seasonings, sauces, marinades and sides, but other entrées are available.  Restaurant has placed 1st or 2nd on Denver’s “A List” for seafood every year since 2007.  Gamma Phi’s only.  RSVP by December 12 by noon to Peggy Hutchinson at peggy_hutchinson@msn.com or 303-697-8963.  We hope you can join us!

West Side Dining – 240 Union – Time change to 6:30 pm!

Join us on Thursday, December 14 at 6:30 p.m. at 240 Union at 240 Union, Lakewood (303-989-3562) (~W 6th Ave & Union Blvd).  Seafood specials, wood-fired pizzas & other New American fare. Guests welcome!  We dine on the west side, but all are welcome to come.  RSVP by December 11 to Peggy Hutchinson at peggy_hutchinson@msn.com or 303-697-8963. Hope to see you there!