Event Extras

Message in a Bottle

First Call Alcohol/Drug Prevention & Recovery
September 17th was the date for First Call Alcohol/Drug Prevention & Recovery’s third annual Message in a Bottle: A Celebration of Healing at the National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial. Lena Price and Tom Cohen were the chairmen of the event which featured keynote speakers and best-selling authors David Sheff and Nic Sheff.

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Fall Forum
MOCSA’s 10th annual Johnson County Fall Forum was held on October 8th at the Overland Park Marriott. Kay and Tom Martin were the honorary chairmen, and Michele Manne Neylon and Vince Sabia served as the co-chairmen. Dr. David Lisak was the keynote speaker.

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Belles of the American Royal
September 16th and 17th were the dates for BOTAR’s Tablescapes at the Grand Hall of the American Royal. Jamie Berg and Tracy Tetrick served as the co-chairmen. The Preview Party and Luncheon featured delicious fare and more than 30 designers and retailers who created unique tables and a sensational shopping experience.

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The Kansas City Club

Kansas City Conversations
The Kansas City Club recently held its Kansas City Conversations event. Guests enjoyed a delicious lunch and Bob Langkamp, Sean O’Byrne and Thomas Trabon were the featured speakers.¬†
Also featured in the November 16th issue of The Independent

Sean O’Byrne, Tom Trabon, Bob Langkamp, and Lee Vogel

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The Family Conservancy

Blissful Blue
The Family Conservancy’s second annual Blue Carpet was held on September 27th at Studio Dan Meiners. Kim and Dr. Ted Higgins were the honorary chairmen. Proceeds benefit The Family Conservancy.
Also featured in the November 16th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: Charles St.

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