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Kansas City Symphony League – Symphony Ball “Evening Overtures”

Christine and Ford Maurer will serve as the honorary chairmen, and Barbara Storm is the chairman of the Kansas City Symphony League’s presentation of the Symphony Ball’s “Evening Overtures.” The event will take place on September 10th in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas City Convention Center. Guests will enjoy cocktails, a silent auction, dinner, dancing to the Michael Beers Band, and a performance by the Kansas City Symphony.

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Congratulations, Michelle & Michael!

Mrs. Richard W. Miller of Our Town is pleased to announce the engagement of her daughter, Michelle Patrice Miller, to Michael Richard Van Epp, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel C. Van Epp of Las Vegas, Nevada. The bride-to-be is also the daughter of the late Mr. Miller. Michelle is a graduate of The Pembroke Hill School. She earned a bachelor of arts degree in theatre, theology and philosophy from Boston College. Michelle is a BOTAR, class of 1998.

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Congratulations, Haley & Jerry!

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Robert Harlan of Mission Hills are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Haley Elizabeth Harlan, to Gerald Joseph Mancuso, the son of Dr. and Mrs. Gerald Michael Mancuso of Our Town. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. V. W. Latimer and Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Harlan. Haley is a graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School.

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2016 Ability Luncheon

May 3rd was the date for the 2016 Ability Luncheon at the Sheraton Kansas City at Crown Center. Sarah Pence-Bloss and George Guastello served as co-chairman. Featured Speaker Jeff Bauman, Boston Marathon bombing survivor; talked about his journey of perseverance, collaboration with therapists and his support network. Proceeds supported the Children’s Therapeutic Learning Center and Rehabilitation Institute of Kansas City.

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