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of Colorado Springs

AWS National Membership
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Upcoming Events
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  1. Tuesday August 1, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Rhône Valley Tasting
    Location: Blakeley House 7974 Scarborough Drive, COS, 80920 AWS Members: $25; Non-Members & Guests $30 We will be tasting 5 wines from a cross section of the Rhône Valley (North and South) Cotes du Rhone, Condrieu, Lirac, Cornas, and Chateauneuf-du-Pape subregions. RSVP, payment, and cancellation deadline is: July 25, 2017 *** Please bring your own favorite wine glass. ***
  2. Tuesday September 5, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Prisoner Wine Tasting
    Location: Downtown Fine Spirits & Wines Downstairs (The Alibi Room – aka Dreamcatchers) 103 S. Wahsatch Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80903 AWS Members: $20; Non-Members & Guests $20 We will be tasting five wines from Prisoner Wine Company…Prisoner - Blindfold - Cuttings - Saldo - Thorn. RSVP, payment, and cancellation deadline is: September 1, 2017 *** Please bring your own favorite wine glass and a snack to share (cheeses, meats, chocolates, etc.). ***
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NOTICE:  Event fees are used to purchase wines, food, and rent venue space for that event. Fees are non-refundable after the deadline/cutoff date.

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Chapter Leadership
Chairpersons
At our first official chapter meeting in January 2015, the members elected Chapter Leaders with a two-year renewable term for each.
 
Chapter Chairperson: Tim Christensen
Finance Chairperson: Alec Blakeley
Events Chairperson: Liz Blakeley
Communications Chairperson: Brenda Christensen
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Alec & Liz Blakeley
Tim & Brenda Christensen
Wine Makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance.
 
~ Benjamin Franklin
AWS (National) History
Chapter Charter
 Introduction

The Colorado Springs Chapter of the American Wine Society was formed to fill a cultural and social void in our area with wine enthusiasts, winemakers and wine industry professionals who want to enjoy learning about wine and sharing experiences with others in a group setting
American Wine Society Mission: To promote the appreciation of wine through education
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