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Art of the Car Concours

Artsy Autos
More than 200 vintage cars, classic and special interest cars were on display at the Art of the Car Concours, which was held on June 23rd at the Kansas City Art Institute. A Preview Event took place on June 22nd outside Tivol on the Country Club Plaza.

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Congratulations Shana and Thomas!
Amy Lichtenstein of Highland Park, Illinois, and Jim Lichtenstein of Los Angeles, California, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Shana Lisa Lichtenstein, to Thomas Bradley Martin, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Baxter Martin of Leawood. Shana is a graduate of Deerfield High School in Deerfield, Illinois. She earned a bachelor of arts degree in communications from Indiana University.

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In the Spotlight

Friends of the Conservatory of Music and Dance at UMKC’s Crescendo will be held on November 8th in Helzberg Hall at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Guests will enjoy cocktails before the concert and dinner afterwards in Brandmeyer Hall. Nancy Lee and Jonathan Kemper are the honorary chairmen, and Jenny Erdman and Tim Van Zandt are serving as the co-chairmen.

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The Family Conservancy

On June 29th, The Family Conservancy hosted a Charity Bingo Night at Hamburger Mary’s. The room was filled with laughs from TFC staff, board members and supporters. Proceeds from the event support TFC’s mission to foster the healthy social, emotional, physical, and intellectual development of children in our community.

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Off to College

Class of 2013
Join us in our proud send-off to the Class of 2013. We wish the best to these amazing students as they start their exciting journeys around the country this fall.

Anna Claire Bradley, St.

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