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Lions in Four Launch Party

Fashion Forward
 Laura and Lantz Welch’s beautiful Camelot Castle at Weatherby Lake was the setting for the Lions in Four Launch Party on October 28th. Lions in Four is a socially conscious clothing and accessory brand created by Julie Martin of Our Town and is available at feng in Leawood and Halls on Grand.
Also featured in the October 18th issue of The Independent 

Jacquelyn Lippert admired a Lions in Four Arosa scarf on Katie Farchione.

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Notre Dame de Sion

Got Game? 
Following terrific performances in the Girls’ Tennis Class 2 District Tournament and an impressive showing at Sectionals over the weekend (Notre Dame de Sion took first place overall at both tournaments), Sion’s Tennis team is headed to the Missouri state tournament this weekend. Freshman Catherine Henne won Singles 1st place. Senior Michaela Henne and sophomore Margo Gerke won Doubles 1st place in Individual Districts.

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American Red Cross

Century of Heroes
The American Red Cross’ 2014 Centennial Celebration will be held on October 23rd at the Westin Kansas City at Crown Center. On September 11th, the steering committee met at the beautiful home of Susie Heddens to assemble more than 3,500 invitations. Diane Canaday Hesse, Susie Heddens, Margi Pence, and Cappy Powell are serving as co-chairmen.

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Over There! Cabaret

War Remembrance
On August 23rd, The Lyric Opera of Kansas City performed Over There! Cabaret at the National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial. The highlight of the evening was a cabaret performance featuring music from the era. Trudy and Jack Gabriel served as the chairmen.

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Centennial Gala

Finishing Touches
Union Station Kansas City’s Centennial Gala will be held on October 30th and the Centennial Weekend Open House will be held on November 1st and 2nd at the Station. 
Also featured in the October 4th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: Chris Crum

Committee members are finalizing plans for the fabulous 100th Anniversary celebrations. 

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