August 2019 Calendar
Election Results are In!  We welcome our New and Returning Board Members for 2019-2021 

We are excited to welcome the addition of four new board members: Mitsi Andrews, Phyllis Kennebeck, Elaine McCoy and Christine Smith.

We also welcome the following changes to our board's Executive Committee.  Niki Mott will be our new chapter president.  She is joined by Sandy Krikos-Engelke, as 1st vice chair, Christine Smith, as 2nd vice chair, Mary Athanites as treasurer, Angelique as assistant treasurer, Mitsi Andrews as recording secretary, Dianne Sweeney as corresponding secretary and Klea Kappos as advisor.

Congratulations to each of these board members on their new roles, and a huge thank you to outgoing President Klea Kappos and all of the other board members and Executive Committee members who just finished serving in their terms and contributed greatly to our philanthropic mission.


Board Meeting 
Sunday, August 11, 2019, following Divine Liturgy
 
The first full board meeting will be held in the multi-purpose room beneath the cathedral. We will discuss new initiatives and events - please bring your ideas and your calendars! Lunch will be served.
 
Please RSVP to Niki at 720-988-9937 or Mary at 303-204-0706.

The Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos
Vespers /Lamentations 
Wednesday Evening, August 14, 2019
Community Center
Time: 7:00 pm

F ollowing the Lamentation services at 7:00 pm, Philoptochos will be hosting the coffee hour.  Members are being asked to please bring a lenten item to share.  If you are uncertain about what to bring, many lenten recipes can be found in our Philoptochos cookbook!  

We thank you for your support!
Back to School Drive
Deadline August 18, 2019

Our annual Philoptochos Back to School Drive is in full swing right now. Please help us help students at McMeen Elementary School with much needed school supplies. Let's ensure that these students have the best opportunity and access to quality supplies to Learn and Succeed.  


SAVE THE DATE!
Philoptochos Hosts its Fall Open House/Meeting
Tuesday, September 10
Metropolis Center
Time: 6:00 pm
 
More details to follow
Discover the Secrets of Greek Cuisine
Philoptochos presents hands-on cooking classes.  Prepare classic Greek dishes then dine on the sumptuous meal. Open to the public so register now.
 
  • Stuffed grape leaves, salad, souvlaki, veggies, potatoes and more! Each class is $75 per person.  Times will vary throughout the upcoming year.


Make sure to like us!

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At the Philoptochos Table this month:
  • We'll be selling our new Totes (big enough for groceries) for $12 ea., and our updated OPA Mugs for $10 ea.  
  • Selling our "famous" cookbook, Festival of Greek Flavors
  • Selling Gift Cards - Starbucks, Walmart, King Soopers, Sprouts and others
Philoptochos Loving and Caring, Before All Else! 
Be sure to check out the attached calendar for our events 

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