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Jewel Ball

Debutante Tea
The Jewel Ball Debutante Tea was held on June 2nd at The Kansas City Country Club. Jill Hall was the Tea chairman. 
Also featured in the July 13th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Mary S. Watkins

Jill Hall, Tea chairman; and Margi Pence, Ball chairman

Ellen Darling, Jewel Ball vice chairman; Janet Russell, honorary chairman; and Margi Pence, chairman

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Arias and Encores

Harriman-Jewell Series
September 30th is the date for Prelude, a benefit for the Harriman-Jewell Series. Maureen and Richard Durwood are the honorary chairmen, and Pati Chasnoff, Merry Prostic and Susan Spaulding are serving as the co-chairmen. The event will be held at Indian Hills Country Club and will feature special guest artist, baritone Daniel Belcher.

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Congratulations Mr. and Mrs. Anderson! 
Andrea Jean Morrow and Robert Hunter Anderson were married on May 25th at Webster House. The bride is the daughter of Diane Goodwin of Our Town and Mr. and Mrs. Gary Morrow of Overland Park. Her groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Anderson of Overland Park.

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Dig In, KC!

Delicious Dinner
September 22nd is the date for Cultivate Kansas City’s second annual Dig In, KC! at the City Market. Tiffany Lynch and Allison Harding are the co-chairmen. Chef Michael Foust, The Farmhouse; Chef Renee Kelly, Harvest; and Chef Charles D’Ablaing, Hotel Raphael; will prepare 600 pounds of fresh vegetables all grown by local farmers. The dinner celebrates the work Cultivate Kansas City does to promote food, farms and community.

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Powell Gardens

Under a Harvest Moon
September 22nd is the date for the fifth annual Under a Harvest Moon at Powell Gardens. Guests will be treated to a delicious multi-course meal prepared by Chef Alex Pope, Local Pig; and wine pairings on the terrace of the Missouri Barn. Proceeds from the event benefit children’s educational programs at the Gardens. Lory and Kevin Childress are the chairmen.

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