Event Extras

Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy – Civic Service Award Celebration

More than 350 supporters of Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy celebrated its 51st year at the annual Civic Service Award Celebration, “Our Next Chapter.” The March 26th event was held at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Crosby Kemper III and Jonathan Kemper were honored for their work with the Kansas City Public Library. Elizabeth and Paul Uhlmann III were the chairmen of the special evening that featured cocktails, dinner and music.

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26th Annual DeLaSalle Movie Benefit

February 23rd was the date for the 26th Annual DeLaSalle Movie Benefit at B&B Theatres, Overland Park 16. Guests enjoyed an evening of drinks, a strolling buffet featuring many of Our Town’s best restaurants, Mystery Boxes designed by art students, and a surprise screening of the movie, Hidden Figures. Tim Donahue was the honorary chairman.

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Park University – Grand Reopening

On March 14th, alumni, guests and members of the faculty and board of trustees celebrated Park University’s grand reopening of its downtown campus center at 911 Main Street, Suite 300, Kansas City, Missouri.

Guests enjoyed a demonstration of Park University Pirate Patch classroom technology.

Cathy Smith addressed the crowd.

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Kansas City’s Medicine Cabinet – DOSE OF FUN

On February 17th, Kansas City’s Medicine Cabinet’s DOSE OF FUN took place at the Uptown Theater. The sold-out crowd enjoyed music by headliners, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, with the Ozark Mountain Daredevils as the special guests.

Spokespersons Frank and Teresa White enjoyed the Patrons’ Party.

Mary Sargent, Gail Tucker, Jodi Wilson, Kansas City’s Medicine Cabinet; and Steve Garner raffled off an autographed guitar from the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band.

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