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Young at Art Cocktail Party and Auction
August 24th is the date for MOCSA’s Young at Art Cocktail Party and Auction at the Uptown Theater. Ali Mahaffy and Melanie Fenske are serving as the co-chairmen, and Lisa and Mike Hagedorn are the honorary chairmen. Guests will enjoy silent and live auctions, delicious food and drink and a live performance by Making Movies.

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Kansas City Ballet Guild

Celebrate Spring
May 9th was the date for the Kansas City Ballet Guild’s annual Spring Luncheon at the River Club. Guests enjoyed delicious fare and beautiful floral arrangements from Craig Sole. President Melissa Petet thanked the outgoing Guild board and welcomed Jane Webster, incoming president; and the 2013-2014 board. The Nutcracker Ball will be held on December 6th. Susan Bubb and Megan Bubb-Cribb are serving as the co-chairmen.

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Crib Note

Jack Grant Stingley

A blue bundle of joy named Jack Grant Stingley arrived on March 18th. He weighed six pounds, four ounces. Jack has blue eyes and blonde hair. His proud parents are Gina and Jeffrey Stingley of Our Town. Jack’s grandparents are Barb and Frank Leo of Hays, Kansas and Cyndi and Mark Stingley of Lenexa. His great-grandparents are Vera and Walt Giese of Our Town and Jane Stingley of St. Joseph, Missouri.

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Annual Golf Classic

The Ben and Betty Zarda Family 
Golfers “chipped-in” at The Ben and Betty Zarda Family 32nd Annual Golf Classic on May 13th at Lake Quivira Country Club. Guests enjoyed a round of golf, patio lunch, dinner reception, and an awards ceremony. Proceeds helped Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas to secure an additional emergency assistance resource bus to deliver food, clothing and direct financial assistance to those in need.

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Cinco de Cabot

Cabot Westside Medical and Dental Center
May 3rd was the date for Cinco de Cabot, a benefit for Cabot Westside Medical and Dental Center, in the KC Live! block of the Power & Light District. Guests gathered for a Pre-Party featuring local Latin band Aztlan, followed by a public concert by Sugar Ray. The bilingual staff at Cabot Westside Medical and Dental Center provides high-quality health care to its patients who are primarily Spanish-speaking.

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