Center Stage

Kansas City Hospice House Angel Gala

A Decade of Gratitude
August 24th is the date for the Kansas City Hospice House Angel Gala at the DoubleTree by Hilton. Carol and Arnold Caviar are the honorary chairmen, and Carol Barnett, Sharon Mallin and Jill Shapiro are the co-chairmen. The evening will include dinner, cocktails, a silent auction, and live entertainment. Committee Members met recently to finalize plans for the upcoming event.

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In the Spotlight

      Susan Bubb and Megan Bubb Cribb, co-chairmen

On December 6th, the Kansas City Ballet Guild will host its 46th annual event in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas City Convention Center. The newly-named Nutcracker Ball will feature cocktails, dinner and dancing. Susan Bubb and Megan Bubb Cribb are serving as the co-chairmen. Proceeds will benefit the Kansas City Ballet and the Kansas City Ballet School.

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In the Spotlight

HEAR the Beat
November 1st is the date for Saint Luke’s Midwest Ear Institute’s HEARAid Gala at the Sheraton Kansas City at Crown Center. Joni and Larry Weiner are the honorary chairmen, and Carolyn and Gary Hanson are the chairmen. The “HEAR the Beat” themed-event will feature cocktails, dinner, silent and live auctions, entertainment by the Allegro Dancers, and dancing to Private Stock .

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Walk For Change 2013

Reducing Poverty one Step at a Time

Walk For Change 2013 will be held on June 22nd at the Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport. Allison and Mike Haggerty and Nicole and Steve Pierce are the co-chairmen. Proceeds from the event will benefit Catholic Charities of Kansas City – St. Joseph.
Also featured in the May 4th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: Jason Atherton

Mike and Allison Haggerty and Steve and Nicole Pierce, co-chairmen

 
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Stems: A Garden Soiree

Garden of Earthly Delights
Mark your calendars for June 22nd for Stems: A Garden Soiree at the Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens. Jill and Mayor Carl Gerlach will serve as the honorary chairmen. Stroll through the beautiful gardens, savor food and wine, music, en plein air art, and fireworks. The event is presented by the Arts & Recreation Foundation of Overland Park.

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