We're in the process of planning several events for the fall and winter, and look forward to seeing as many current and new alumnae members at each event! Mark your calendars for the following events, and we'll hope to see you soon!

Founders Day 2018 will be held Saturday, January 27 at Audubon Country Club. Please click here for more details and to register.


Mimosas and Merriment: Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 11 AM - 1 PM. Join us for a holiday get-together and cookie exchange at the home of Ashley Bedingfield. Those that have ordered poinsettias will have the opportunity to pick them up on this day as well as the Theta/CASA ornament. 

Annual Potluck: Join us for our annual potluck event on Monday, September 25 at 6:30 PM. Please bring a dish to share and hear from CASA volunteers and an Alum Chapter update from board members. Our potluck will be held at CASA's headquarters: 982 Eastern Parkway, Louisville, KY 40217 in their community room. RSVP to Ashley at ahbedingfield@gmail.com or 205.292.1794.

CASA Superhero 5K Walk/Run: Saturday, October 28 from 9 AM-11 AM at City Hall, Pewee Valley: 312 Mercy Dr., 40056. The event is open to all ages. At CASA, it's known that all kids need a hero, but CASA kids need a superhero! So, get your friends, family, colleagues, kids and neighbors to come out and dress up as their favorite Superhero or create their own versions! You can have fun and be active while helping support CASA and the hundreds of abused and neglected children served. For more information and to register, please visit www.casariverregion.org/superhero-5K.

Young Alum Happy Hour
 - Wednesday, June 28th from 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM at Roc Restaurant on Bardstown Road. For more details and to register, please click here.

Saturday, April 8
at 11 AM - Join us for our spring event at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens. We will meet at the Visitor Center at 10:30 AM for donuts and muffins and enjoy a private tour beginning at 11 AM of the gardens and have an opportunity to learn about the internationally-recognized center of gardening and plants with our Theta sisters. Admission is $7 for adults ($5 for 55+). RSVP online here: LouAlumSpring.eventbrite.com or by cash/check to Ashley at ahbedingfield@gmail.com or 205.292.1794.

Yew Dell Botanical Gardens: 6220 Old Lagrange Rd. Crestwood, KY 40014

We will also be collecting items for a basket donation for CASA's volunteer appreciation dinner. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to bring an item to donate (minimum of $10) with a "Louisville Local" theme to give to a deserving CASA volunteer. If you are unable to bring your item to the April 8 event, but would still like to participate, just let us know by contacting LouisvilleThetaAlum@gmail.com.

Founders Day 2017 - Saturday, January 28
at 11:00 AM at Audubon Country Club.

Thursday, December 1st -
A Theta Young Alumnae Group cocktail reception at 6:00 PM at Seviche. Silent auction and toy drive to benefit CASA of the River Region.

Thursday, September 22nd at 6:30pm - Our annual Fall potluck dinner will be held at the home of Ashley Bedingfield. Watch for details in the upcoming Fall newsletter!

Monday, August 8th - Friday, August 12th - Classes will begin shortly at the University of Louisville and this week is "Spirit Week", celebrated as the chapter gears up for another great Fall Recruitment. To support the local chapter members during this time, we are asking local alumnae members to drop off snacks for the active members of the U of L chapter anytime during the week. Anyone interested in proving snacks of any kind should contact Ashley Bedingfield at ahbedingfield@gmail.com to discuss drop off arrangements. Thanks in advance to anyone who donates!


Alumnae of all ages gathered alongside several active collegiates from the University of Louisville chapter on February 6, 2016. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at University Club at University of Louisville. Although a bit delayed due to a weather postponement, it was a wonderful event, and beneficial to both alumnae and the collegians.


Members gathered at the beautiful home of Pam Stoess Robertson for our annual Potluck Supper on Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 6:30 pm. Pam's address is 6001 Mount Pleasant Road, Prospect, KY. The house is located in the Moser Farms section of Glen Oaks.

Members were again asked to bring their favorite dish, and enjoy some great Theta company. Wine and refreshments were provided. Members and new alumnae were asked to RSVP to Jane Haase by email, or by calling her at 502-930-5761.

Our 2015 Founders Day celebration took place on January 24, 2015 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the UniversityClub at University of Louisville. Registration was required. 


The event in 2015 took place on February 28th at the Wildwood Country Club in Louisville. This annual fundraiser provides scholarships for the Greek women enrolled at Bellarmine, Indiana Sout
heast, and University of Louisville.  Check-in and silent auction were held from 10:30-11:30 a.m. followed by luncheon and speaker.  Pre-registration was required.  $30-alumna or $25-student must be received by February 21.  Checks are made payable to Louisville City Panhellenic c/o Carolyn Kraft, 726 Wicklow Road, Louisville, KY  40207.  For PayPal registration options available after February 1, members were asked to call Carolyn at 896-4748.


On Tuesday, March 10, 2015 alumnae members gathered at the Lee W. Robinson Company from 6-8:30 p.m.  The event was designed to serve as a fun evening, giving our membership the opportunity to see the new showroom that design guru Lee Robinson just remodeled, as well as receive a 15% discount on any purchases.  


Our annual potluck dinner was held on Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. at Pat Graham Palmer's beautiful home in Pewee Valley, KY, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Pat was kind
 enough to include black and gold balloons at the end of her driveway, noting where members should arrive. Members were asked to bring their favorite dish and enjoy some great Theta company.  Wine and refreshments were provided.

A representative from our new college chapter at the University of Louisville was on hand to talk about what had been happening since the chapter organized in September of 2014.  


This annual event was held on Sunday, October 19th, 2014 from 2-4 p.m. at Wendell Moore Park in La Grange. Members were encouraged to join their Theta sisters in support of CASA. 

Event Details: Tickets for adults are $25 ($30 the day of the race) and for children 17 and under $15 ($20 the day of the race) and may be purchased at http://va.eftsecure.net/eftcart/products.asp?dept_id=20516&M_id=961278473847.  If you can attend, please email Pat Hester at pattispier23@aol.com or call her at 502-552-6063.


The annual reunion of Gamma Iota Thetas from all initiation classes was held on the weekend of October 17-19, 2014. Thetas gathered informally by initiation class on Friday night.  Saturday included designated seating and lunch at Keeneland followed by a cocktail reception at Idle Hour Country Club that evening.  The Theta house on Columbia Terrace hosted a brunch on Sunday.  


Alumnae were invited to view the Initiation Service on Saturday, November 8th, 2014 at 1:30 p.m.  Members interested in attending were to email Jane Haase at janemillerhaase@gmail.com for more details.

There was also an Alumnae Reception help on November 8th from 5-6:30pm at the University Club on the campus of U of L. This reception provided an opportunity to meet the current Fraternity President, Laura Doerre, to hear an update on Kappa Alpha Theta.  Light snacks and beverages were served.  

Members who wanted to attend either event RSVPed in advance via an email to Lauren Lewis at LLewis@kappaalphatheta.org.   
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