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The Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri

Centennial Celebration

Lisa Schubert Hickok, Betsy Ballard and Rachel Sexton, co-chairmen

The Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri, will commemorate its 100th anniversary with a luncheon, Celebrating a Century of Service, which will take place on September 20th in the Grand Ballroom at Bartle Hall. Hoda Kotb, correspondent for Dateline NBC, co-host of the Today Show and a best-selling author, will be the featured speaker.

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Crib Note

Henry Patrick Sullivan
A blue bundle of joy named Henry Patrick Sullivan was born on March 19th. He weighed eight pounds, one ounce, was 19 and a half inches long and has bright blue eyes. His proud parents are Libby and Brady Sullivan of Leawood. Henry’s grandparents are Nan and Mark Meyerdirk of Our Town and Bridget Collins-Sullivan and Terry Sullivan of Denver, Colorado. Henry joins his adoring big brothers, Wheeler, Tate and Teddy.

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Art of the Car Concours

Drive, Baby, Drive
Jim Wanser will serve as the coordinator, and Marshall Miller, founder; is the chairman of the Seventh Annual Art of the Car Concours, which will take place on June 23rd on the Kansas City Art Institute campus. More than 200 vintage cars, trucks and motorcycles will be on display.

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Rockhurst High School

Spectacular Auction

“A New York Nightscape” was the theme of Rockhurst High School’s Spectacular Auction. Christina and Mark Demetree, Sarah and Ray Evans, Anna and Chuck Naylor, and Susanne and Brad Stanley were the co-chairmen. The event was held on April 20th at the school and guests enjoyed yellow cabs, street vendors, and student jugglers.

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Kansas City Art Institute

Patrons of the Arts
The beautiful home of Sue and Lewis Nerman was the setting for the Patrons’ Party for the Kansas City Art Institute’s Art and Design Auction. Guests enjoyed an artful buffet by Lon Lane’s Inspired Occasions. Vicky and Akio Takamori, ceramic artist and KCAI alumnus; were the featured guests. Kathy and Mark Donovan and Mary and Richard Wetzel are serving as the co-chairmen of the Art and Design Auction, which will take place this evening.

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