Chapter 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, February 3, 2024
Program:  Annual NEF Block Kids Building Competition. This competition is free to participate and open to children in grades Kindergarten through Sixth.

Location: Pikes Peak Library District Library 21C, 1175 Chapel Hills Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80920
Time: Registration begins at 11:30 am and the competition begins at 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm

RSVP: TBD

 

Date: Thursday, February 15, 2024
Program:  Lisa Pace, a Conservation Specialist with the Colorado Springs Utilities, will be presenting on Regenerative Agriculture and the Water/AG Nexus. We will be learning a wholistic approach to food and farming systems that focuses on improving the biology in the soil, enhancing ecosystems, improving the water cycle (reduce water needs), and producing nutrient dense food. It also has benefits related to carbon sequestering, reducing soil erosion, improving water quality, and supporting small towns/farms. Dinner will be provided for this event.

Location: Conservation and Environmental Center at Colorado Springs Utilities, 2855 Mesa Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80904
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE by Monday, February 12, 2024, at noon.

 

Date: Saturday, February 17, 2024
Program:  Pikes Peak 356 & Metro Denver 112 are co-hosting a Galentine lunch. This allows us an opportunity to get to know one another, bounce ideas around regarding chapter initiatives, and network. Please see the Eventbrite link for more specifics on payment for this event.

Location: La Loma in Castle Rock, 6361 Promenade Parkway, Castle Rock, CO 80108
Time: 11:00 am

RSVP: Via private Eventbrite link emailed out to current chapter members.

Women in Construction (WIC) Week – March 3-9, 2024

Date: Saturday and Sunday, March 2 & 3, 2024
Program:  Fill the Bag Clothing Swap Event
Location: Radisson Hotel, 1645 Newport Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80916
Time: Saturday, March 2, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm and Sunday, March 3, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE

 

Date: Thursday, March 7, 2024
Program:  WIC Week Mixer & Creative Night – Come get your creativity on and socialize with your fellow Women in Construction to celebrate WIC Week! Brush Crazy offers a wide variety of projects ranging from $12 – $100. From canvas painting, ceramics, glass, wood projects, and mosaics, there is a project for any skill level. The $12.00 charge covers snacks for attendees and secures your spot!

You can go into the studio before the event to pick out and purchase your project ahead of time or you will want to arrive around 5:00 pm to allow time to pick out and pay for your project the night of the event. Mention that it is for the NAWIC craft night and they will set everything aside for our event.


Location: Brush Crazy, 4416 Austin Bluffs Pkwy., Colorado Springs, CO 80918
Time: 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE by Monday, March 4, 2024, at noon.

 

Date: Thursday, April 18, 2024
Program:  NEF Design Drafting Awards Ceremony to recognize the winners of the 2024 event. Dinner will be provided the evening of the event.
Location: Timberline Landscaping, 8110 Opportunity View, Colorado Springs, CO 80939
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE by Monday, April 15, 2024, at noon.

 

Date: Thursday, May 23, 2024
Program:  TBD
Location: TBD
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE by Monday, May 20, 2024, at noon.

 

Date: Thursday, June 20, 2024
Program:  NAWIC Pikes Peak Chapter 356 Board Elections
Location: TBD
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE by Monday, June 17, 2024, at noon.

 

Date: Thursday, July 18, 2024
Program:  Hard Hat Tour with membership meeting to follow after the tour.
Location: TBD
Time: Hard Hat Tour: TBD / Membership Meeting: 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE by Monday, July 15, 2024, at noon.

 

Date: Thursday, August 22, 2024
Program:  TBD
Location: TBD
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE by Monday, August 19, 2024, at noon.

 

Date: Thursday, September 19, 2024
Program:  NAWIC Pikes Peak Chapter 356 Board Installation and Awards Ceremony
Location: TBD
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

RSVP: Please register on Eventbrite HERE by Monday, September 9, 2024, at noon.

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