Events

General Membership Meetings

NAWIC Pikes Peak Chapter 356 General Membership Meetings are usually held on the third Thursday of each month.  Guests are welcome to join us!

Meeting Sponsorship Opportunities:

The cost of sponsoring a meeting is $50.00.  This fee covers the expenses for our guest speaker.  In addition, as a meeting sponsor, you will have the opportunity to advertise your business or product and give a 5-10 minute presentation.  If you would like to sponsor one of our meetings, please contact President Kristen Ibarra, CDT, by e-mailing her at president@nawic356.org.

Upcoming Meeting Programs and Events:

 

Date: Saturday, November 12, 2022
Program: Join us for a Volunteer Opportunity at our local Care and Share Food Bank for Southern Colorado. Our chapter will have 20 slots available to help at the Distribution Center, sorting and packing food, on Saturday, November 12th, from 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm. Please use the link below to register for our specific group. Please be sure to watch the orientation video and read the basic information and safety protocols in the registration page. If you have questions about this volunteer opportunity, please contact Samantha Walter, samantha.walter@ramparttile.com.
Location: Care and Share Food Bank of Southern Colorado, 2605 Preamble Point, Colorado Springs, CO 80915
Time: 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

RSVP: Please register on our group event page HERE . Everyone, including all adults and children must register for the event 2 days before volunteering. Any volunteer slots that are remaining will automatically be released back to the public to fill those slots. Waivers for volunteers under 18. Waivers for volunteers under the age of 18 must be signed electronically by the guardian during the time of registration. Unfortunately, we cannot allow any child under 18 to volunteer without this waiver signed by their guardian.

 

Date: Thursday, November 17, 2022
Program:  Mike Thompson, a Structural Project Manager at RMG Engineers / Architects, will speak about the benefits of and construction methods of tilt up concrete construction. Dinner will be catered by the Elks Lodge for this event. This is a pay to attend event. Cost to attend will be $28.16 ($25.00+$3.16 fees) per person. Due to planning purposes, there will be no refunds for cancellations or no shows.
Location: Elks Lodge #309, 3400 N. Nevada Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80907 – Parking lot at the back of the club.
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE by Monday, November 7, 2022, at 10:00 am.

 

Date: Thursday, December 8, 2022
Program:  Pikes Peak 356 Chapter Rockin’-Sockin’ Holiday Party – Let’s celebrate the holidays with a potluck and a gift exchange! There is no dress code, however fun/festive holiday attire is encouraged. If you would like to participate in the gift exchange, then bring 1 pair of socks stuffed with gift items ($10 limit) for our gift exchange game. This holiday party will be for members only and will replace our usual 3rd Thursday of the month meeting.
Location: Timberline Landscaping, 8110 Opportunity View, Colorado Springs, CO 80939
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

RSVP: Please RSVP through Sign Up Genius HERE and make sure to include which food or non-alcoholic drink item you will be bringing. BYOB.

 

Date: Thursday, January 19, 2023
Program:  Robotics Team 2996, Cougars Gone Wired, will be presenting their annual robotics challenge and providing us with a tour of their facility to see their progress on their robot design. Dinner will be catered in for this event. The cost to attend will be TBD per person. Due to planning purposes, there will be no refunds for cancellations or no shows.
Location: Coronado High School, FIRST Building, 1590 W. Fillmore St., Colorado Springs, CO 80904
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE by Monday, January 16, 2023, at noon.

 

Date: Thursday, February 16, 2023
Program:  Francis Vigil, Training Director for the Colorado Springs Electrical JATC, will be showing us how to perform some hands on electrical activities at the IBEW Local Union #113 training center. Dinner will be catered in for this event. The cost to attend is TBD per person. Due to planning purposes, there will be no refunds for cancellations or no shows.
Location: CSE JATC Training Center, 414 W. Pikes Peak Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE by Monday, February 13, 2023, at noon.

 

Date: Saturday, March 11, 2023
Program:  Women In Construction (WIC) Week Mixer
Location: First Tee, 525 North Academy Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO, 80909
Time: 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE by Monday, February 27, 2023, at noon.

NAWIC Pikes Peak Chapter 356