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Nutcracker Ball

Kansas City Ballet Guild
Siobhan McLaughlin Lesley is the chairman, and Ann Dickinson will serve as the honorary chairman of the Kansas City Ballet Guild’s Nutcracker Ball on December 4th at Union Station Kansas City. The evening will feature cocktails, dinner, dancing, and the presentation of the Pirouette Award. All proceeds benefit the Kansas City Ballet and the Kansas City Ballet School.

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MOCSA

Important Luncheon
MOCSA held its Community Luncheon at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown on April 30th. Keynote Speaker Lara Logan spoke to the record-breaking audience about surviving a sexual assault while on assignment as a foreign correspondent with 60 Minutes, covering the Egyptian Revolution in 2011. The evening prior, Lynette and Norman Siegel hosted a Patrons’ Party at their lovely home.

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KCA Showcase + Auction

Celebrate The Arts
Union Station Kansas City was the setting for the KCA Showcase + Auction on April 10th. The sold-out event featured silent and live auctions, farm-to-fork fare, beautiful artwork, and wonderful performances that showcased the incredible talent of the students in the performing, visual and culinary arts. Tanna Guthrie and Jay Liebenguth served as hosts of the event that supports the Kansas City Academy.

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Golden Birthdays

First Fun
On March 29th, Henry James Golden shared his first birthday party, which had a Toy Story theme, with his big sister, three-year-old Daphne. Henry is the son of Lauren Gyllenborg Golden and Justin Golden of Leawood and the grandson of Pam and John Gyllenborg of Our Town, Sherry Golden of Norman, Oklahoma, and Janet and James Golden of Houston, Texas.

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Sloane Harper Sansale

Crib Note  
Sloane Harper Sansale is the new girl in town! The blue-eyed, blonde-haired beauty was born on March 28th to Melissa and Casey Sansale of Fairway. Sloane arrived on her due date and weighed seven pounds and seven ounces. Her proud grandparents are Susan and Michael Fate of Our Town and Lynn and Paul Sansale of St. Paul, Minnesota. Sloane’s great-grandmothers are Margaret Schoenfeld and Maurine Fate. She is the first grandchild for the Fate family.

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