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Congratulations, Dara & James!

Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Charles Nemes of Singer Island, Florida, and Mr. and Mrs. Reinhard Helmut von Hollander of West Hartford, Connecticut, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Dara Ilene von Hollander, to James Scott Whitaker, the son of Mr. and Mrs. John William Whitaker of Our Town. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joel Reichstein of Boca Raton, Florida, and Mrs. Walter von Hollander of Westfield, Massachusetts, and the late Mr.

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Magic Ball Patrons’ Party

Kansas City Young Matrons
January 15th was the date for the Patrons’ Party at Three Points for the Kansas City Young Matrons’ Magic Ball. Guests enjoyed spectacular views of downtown from the Historic Lowe and Campbell Building. The Magic Ball was held on January 16th and benefited the National Alliance on Mental Illness of Greater Kansas City.

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Tony Jones

Kansas City Art Institute
A reception took place on January 14th at the Kansas City Art Institute’s H&R Block Artspace, honoring KCAI Interim President Tony Jones and his wife, the acclaimed photographer Patty Carroll. 

Faye Davis, Josh Rowland, Marc Wilson, and Michael Davis

Wilbur Niewald, Ann Holliday, Diane Burnette, and Dennis Strait

Tony Jones, KCAI; addressed the guests.

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2015 Art and Design Auction

Kansas City Art Institute
June 6th is the date for the Kansas City Art Institute’s 2015 Art and Design Auction on the KCAI campus. Linda and Topper Johntz are serving as the honorary chairmen of the event that will feature a “Deviation” theme. Partygoers will enjoy delicious fare, fun surprises and live and silent auctions of works by KCAI alumni and faculty.

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Congratulations, Mr. & Mrs. Kimminau!

Bride’s Book
Kristyn Leigh Reardon and John David Kimminau were married on August 2nd at St. Peter’s Catholic Church. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Joseph Reardon of Leawood. Kristyn is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Joseph Sullivan of Our Town and the late Mr. and Mrs. Edward Joseph Reardon. Her groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. David Paul Kimminau of Lee’s Summit, Missouri.

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