Upcoming Mu Mu Events:
All members are welcome to attend the monthly events. Bring an Alpha Chi sister with you! As a courtesy to our hostesses, we ask that you RSVP for each program you plan to attend at least 2 days before the program, unless otherwise stated.
**Have a great summer! We look forward to seeing sisters again in September for the 2018 Welcome Back Dinner!**
Mu Mu Welcome Back Dinner
Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 6:30 pm
The Mu Mu Board invites you to join us for our Welcome Back Fiesta! We’ll welcome sisters new to the area, catch up on stories of summer adventures, and talk about the coming year!
Hostess: Alice Hawk, 2841 W. 118th Terr, Leawood, KS 66211, 913-345-9552
Directions: I-435 to State Line, south on State Line to 119th Street. Turn west on 119th Street. Turn right (north) on Brookwood Street. Enter roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto W 118th Street. Turn left onto Norwood Road. The home is in the southwest corner of Norwood and 118th Terrace.
Co-hostesses: Board Members
RSVP: By Monday, September 25th to Beth Koch at firstname.lastname@example.org OR 913-461-4396
Mu Mu Annual Founder’s Day Celebration
Thursday, October 26, 2017, Reception: 6:00 pm, Dinner: 6:30 pm
Please join us for a badge-attire dinner at Hallbrook Country Club to celebrate our Founders’ Day; we will be honoring our 50 year members. Join us as we celebrate our sisterhood!
Location: Hallbrook Country Club, 11300 Overbrook Rd., Leawood, KS
Directions: I-435 to State Line, south on State Line to 112th Terr. Turn west at 112th Terr. Country Club Bank is on the corner. The Club House is at the end of the drive.
RSVP: Cost is $32.00. Mail check by Thursday, October 19 to Whitney Schmale, 15625 W 139th Terrace, Olathe, KS 66062. Your check is your RSVP! To pay online please reach out to Whitney Schmale (email@example.com) or Allison Dorr (firstname.lastname@example.org).
To celebrate our sisterhood, please bring gift cards to assist our sisters who will be selected throughout the year as the Mu Mu Alpha Chindness recipients. We will also be assembling baby bags for Rose Brooks Domestic Violence Center, so please bring donations of baby oil, lotion, shampoo and body wash. You will then be entered in the door prize drawing.
Holiday Cookie Exchange & Trivia Night
Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 6:30 pm
Love cookies? Love trivia? Then please join us for the Holiday get together of the season! We will be doing our annual cookie exchange and testing our Holiday knowledge. Plus, there will be a chance to win some cool prizes!
We please ask you to bring two dozen of your favorite creation.
Hostess: Anne Gerhart’s, 13900 Howe Drive, Leawood, KS 66224
Directions: I-435 to 69 Highway South, exit and turn left on 135th street. Continue east and turn right onMission Road. Make left on W 140th St and make a left on on Howe Drive. 2nd to last house.
RSVP: By Monday, December 4th to Beth Koch at email@example.com OR 913-461-4396.
Annual White Elephant Auction and Potato Bar
Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 6:30 pm
Did you get a present you didn’t care for over the holidays? Or, do you have some extra items lying around unused? Bring them to this event to be auctioned to another Alpha Chi! Wrap up that white elephant gift, write a clue and come have a great time at the auction. For the Alpha Chi auctioneer, please include a minimum or maximum bid amount on the clue. Fantastic potato bar dinner provided by our hostess. Join us at this annual favorite, and bring your sense of humor!
Hostess: Peaches Cunningham at the Farmer’s House Market, 4740 Rainbow Blvd., Westwood, KS 66205
Directions: From I-35, take the US-56 E/US-69/W 63rd/Shawnee Mission Pkwy exit. Head east on Shawnee Mission Pkwy/US-56. Turn north (left) on Rainbow Boulevard to 47th Terrace – on the west side of the street. (near the Bar Method).
RSVP: By Monday, January 22nd to Beth Koch at firstname.lastname@example.org OR 913-461-4396.
We will be collecting donations for Rose Brooks Shelter. Please bring craft donations for making Valentine’s Day cards, donations to the pet shelter, or anything else the women and children in the shelter might need. Thank you!
Valentine’s at Rose Brooks
Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 9:00am
Help make this Valentine’s Day special for the women and children of Rose Brooks Domestic Violence Shelter. Use your creative minds to help the women and children make Valentines cards, have fun playing Bingo with the residents, and satisfy your sweet tooth as we decorate cookies and cupcakes! The first 15 minutes will include a brief overview of the shelter and its policies, so please be on time.
Directions: Will be provided upon RSVPing to the event.
RSVP: By Wednesday February 7th to Beth Koch at email@example.com OR 913-461-4396
The shelter will also be accepting donations at this time. To support the pet shelter at Rose Brooks, please bring paper towels, kitty litter and corn free dog food. Thank you for your support!
Cooking Tips & Tricks with the Best Tools
Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 6:30pm
Mu Mu Board Members Rebecca Nedrow and Stephanie Muschall pair up for this unique demonstration. Stephanie has provided Chef Rebecca with some Pampered Chef kitchen tools and Rebecca will demonstrate and teach us how they can help us in our own kitchens. Cooking samples will be provided and should anyone want to purchase any Pampered Chef gadgets, Stephanie will have order forms and will be donating a portion of her proceeds to the Alpha Chi Omega Foundation.
Hostess: Carolyn O’Malley, 2705 W 118th St, Leawood, KS 66211, 913-269-4256
Directions: I-435 to State Line, south on State Line to 119th Street. Turn west on 119th Street. Turn right (north) on Brookwood Street. Enter roundabout and take 3rd exit onto W 118th Street. Make a U-turn on 118th Street at Norwood Road. The home is the third home from the corner of 118th Street and Norwood.
RSVP: By Monday, March 5th to Beth Koch at firstname.lastname@example.org OR 913-461-4396.
Rose Brooks and Alpha Chi Omega Foundation Wine Benefit
Thursday, April 26, from 6:00 – 8:00pm
Mark your calendar for the Thirteenth Annual Rose Brooks and Alpha Chi Omega Foundation Wine Benefit. The fundraiser will benefit Kansas City-based Rose Brooks’ Center and the Alpha Chi Omega Foundation, both of which support victims of domestic violence. Neighbors, co-workers, husbands, significant others and relatives are invited. Help us raise money for victims of domestic violence!
Location: Mahaffie Heritage Center, 1200 E Kansas City Rd, Olathe, KS 66061
Click here to purchase your $30 advance ticket. (Tickets are $35 at the door).
Hall of Commitment Ceremonies
Sunday, April 29th at 11:00 am and 1:00 pm & Sunday, May 6th at 11:00am
Help welcome our newest alumnae by conducting the Hall of Commitment ceremony at one of our area collegiate chapters.
The Hall of Commitment ceremonies will be held on Sunday, April 29th for Phi (11:00 am) and Omicron (1:00 pm) chapters. Gamma Zeta’s ceremony will be held Sunday, May 6th at 11:00 am. All alumnae are welcome to join and assist.
Contact Rebecca Nedrow at email@example.com if you are interested.