Center Stage

Vignoble Wine Tasting

Wonderful World of Wine
April 12th is the date for the Vignoble Wine Tasting at the Courtyard by Marriott at Briarcliff. Dr. Gina Lawson, Dr. Melinda Estes and Dr. Michelle Dew are the co-chairmen. Guests will enjoy hors d’oeuvres, a chance to win unique raffle items, a champagne reception, and an exclusive wine tasting with Maximilian Riedel, an 11th generation member of the Riedel family.

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St. Teresa’s Academy

Golf Classic
May 6th is the date for the 14th annual St. Teresa’s Academy Golf Classic at Leawood South Country Club. Joe Mandacina and Pat Coppinger are the co-chairmen. The day will include a shotgun start, continental breakfast, special event, team prizes, and an individual player gift. 
Also featured in the March 9th issue of The Independent

Joe Mandacina and Pat Coppinger, co-chairmen

 
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MOCSA’s 2013 Community Luncheon

In the Spotlight
MOCSA’s 2013 Community Luncheon will be held at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown on May 3rd. The Luncheon marks MOCSA’s 38th year of service in Kansas City. Marny and John Sherman and Jennifer and Chuck Laue are the honorary co-chairmen, and Kate Mitchell and Karen Miyawaki are serving as the co-chairmen. Kayla Harrison, the first Olympic athlete from the United States to win a gold medal in judo; is the featured speaker.

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Great Plains SPCA

Pawtini
April 6th is the date for Great Plains SPCA’s Pawtini at Sporting Park. The event will feature a “Vegas Vacation” theme and guests will enjoy fabulous food, live and silent auctions and great entertainment. Jason Holmes and Julie Nelson Meers and Sam Meers are the honorary co-chairmen.

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Fashion For A Cause

Truman Medical Center’s Women’s Health Services
April 5th is the date for Fashion For A Cause, a benefit for Truman Medical Center’s Women’s Health Services. Carson Kressley, celebrity stylist; will host the eighth annual show in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas City Convention Center. Julie Cheslik and Paul Black are the honorary chairmen, and Amy and David Embry are serving as the chairmen.

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