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Chris Cakes and Croquet Party

Let the Good Times Roll
Will Cray, Parker Johnson, Gregory Massman, Jonny Mayer, Chandler McCray, Connor McGannon, Bryan Morrison, and Robbie Thompson were the hosts of a Chris Cakes and Croquet Party. The gentlemen and escorts of The Jewel Ball had a wonderful time at the June 14th event that was held at the beautiful home of Jackie and Henry Massman.

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Johnson County Fall Forum

MOCSA
MOCSA’s 11th annual Johnson County Fall Forum will be held on October 10th at the Overland Park Marriott. Dr. Alan Heisterkamp is the featured speaker. Judy and Chuck Wells are the honorary chairmen, and Maureen Brady and Lucy McShane are serving as the co-chairmen.
Also featured in the July 26th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: David Remley

Chuck and Judy Wells, honorary chairmen

 
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The Jewel Ball

2014 Chairman
The sixtieth Jewel Ball, a benefit for The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and the Kansas City Symphony, was held on June 21st at The Museum. Ellen Zimmer Darling (Mrs. Albert Darling, Jr.) was the chairman. She wore a beautiful custom-made Monique Lhuillier gown with a lattice embroidered silk linen gazar bodice in orchid and silk gazar skirt in poppy. 
In keeping with the milestone of the Diamond Anniversary Jubilee, bold changes were made to usher The Jewel Ball into a new era.

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Match Appreciation Banquet

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City
More than 800 guests attended Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City’s Match Appreciation Banquet recently. The evening featured pre-show entertainment, dinner and an awards ceremony. Match lengths were honored and new friendships were celebrated. The Awards Ceremony honored Bigs of the Year, Volunteer of the Year and the Lifetime Friendship Award.

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June Marie Winzenried

Crib Note 
June Marie Winzenried is the new girl in Town! The blue eyed, brown haired beauty was born on April 13th to Hillary Breece DeMuth Winzenried and Adam Michael Winzenried. She came into this world weighing six pounds, eight ounces. Her proud grandparents are A. Marie McMorris of Prairie Village, Claudette and Grant DeMuth of Guntersville, Alabama, and Anita Winzenried of Beloit, Kansas. June’s maternal great-grandparents are Bette and Claud Harrell of Guntersville, Alabama.

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