Center Stage

Cinco de Cabot

Ready to Rock

Performers Aztlan and Sugar Ray will take the stage on May 3rd at Cinco de Cabot, a benefit concert for Cabot Westside Medical and Dental Center at KC Live! in the Power and Light District. Sara and Dr. Terry Curran, along with Manny Lopez and his family are the honorary co-chairmen, and Cori Turner, Lolita Ayala and Debbie White are serving as the co-chairmen.

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Jazzoo 2013

Mystique of the Beak

                                Laurie Ingram, chairman

The Kansas City Zoo’s Jazzoo will be held on June 7th. Laurie Ingram is serving as the chairman. The event will feature a “Mystique of the Beak” theme which celebrates the upcoming arrival of the new state-of-the-art penguin exhibit. Guests will enjoy delicious bites from 60 local restaurants, fabulous entertainment on four stages and cocktails from 15 full and specialty bars.

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Rock Chalk Ball

Crimson and Blues
April 27th is the date for Rock Chalk Ball, “Crimson and Blues.” Debbi and Howard Cohen and Clare and Nick Blasi are serving as co-chairmen of the event.  Jayhawks will celebrate Kansas City’s rich jazz traditions at the Overland Park Convention Center. Proceeds will support Alumni Association events all over the country.

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Great Plains SPCA

What happens in Vegas stays at…Pawtini, Great Plains SPCA’s signature event, which will be held on April 6th at Sporting Park. Julie Nelson Meers and Sam Meers, along with Kevin Westrope and Jason Holmes will be the honorary co-chairmen. Great Plains SPCA is Our Town’s most comprehensive resource for pets and their human companions.

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Ben and Betty Zarda Family 32nd Annual Golf Classic

Generations of Giving Back

Get in the swing and attend the Ben and Betty Zarda Family 32nd Annual Golf Classic: Generations of Giving Back. The event will take place on May 13th at Lake Quivira Country Club. There will be lunch, golf, a dinner reception, and an awards ceremony. Each year, more than 150 golfers and volunteers participate in this day of fellowship and golf that raises funds for Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas.

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