Event Extras

Spring Luncheon

The Lyric Opera Circle 
The InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza was the setting for The Lyric Opera Circle’s Spring Luncheon on May 7th. Members enjoyed a lovely afternoon, featuring the passing of the gavel to the incoming president and the announcement of the new board members. A special 25-year membership pin was presented to Maureen Durwood.

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Boots & Bow Ties

The Coterie Theatre
April 30th was the date for The Coterie Theatre’s Boots & Bow Ties Table Host Party at the beautiful Rockhill home of Carol Costello. Guests enjoyed delicious wine, cheese and chocolate. Johyne Hamra is serving as chairman of Boots & Bow Ties, to be held on June 28th on the Crown Center Square.

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33rd Annual Ben and Betty Zarda Family Golf Classic

Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas
The 33rd Annual Ben and Betty Zarda Family Golf Classic, a benefit for Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas, was held on May 12th at Lake Quivira Country Club. More than 120 golfers enjoyed lunch, great golf, a dinner reception, and an awards ceremony. Proceeds from the event support a new Hope Distribution Center.

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Kansas City Ballet Guild

Spring Luncheon
The Kansas City Ballet Guild’s Spring Luncheon was held on May 8th at Webster House. Guests enjoyed beautiful floral arrangements by Craig Sole Designs and honored Ballet Master James Jordan for his 30 years of service to the Kansas City Ballet.
Also featured in the June 14th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Larry F.

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Mission Hills Country Club

Step Back in Time
Mission Hills Country Club’s Step Back in Time was part of its Centennial Celebration. The April 26th event featured a “Great Gatsby” theme. Partygoers enjoyed delicious fare and The Karen Davis Project who performed on the patio under the stars.

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