Event Extras

Kansas City Young Matrons – Installation Day Tea

May 1st was the date for Kansas City Young Matrons’ Installation Day Tea. Barbara Eiszner and Barbara Joslin were the co-chairmen. Members enjoyed a delicious brunch, and Magic Ball Co-chairmen Edie Downing and Gigi Rose presented a check to Bobbi Jo Reed of Healing House, the beneficiary of the ball. 

Barb Joslin and Linda Weber

Bobbi Jo Reed and Judy Burkholder, both with Healing House; received a check from Magic Ball Co-chairmen Gigi Rose and Edie Downing.

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Wayside Waifs – Fur Ball “Beach Pawty”

Susie and Tom Corbin were the honorary chairmen, and Lauren McCarthy and Nancy McCarthy served as the co-chairmen of Wayside Waifs’ Fur Ball, “Beach Pawty,” on May 13th. More than 1,000 guests enjoyed a delicious dinner, silent and live auctions and dancing.

Emily and Mark Johnson with Geoff Hall, Wayside Waifs; and Michele Pritchard

Erica and Dustin Pyle

 Jan Kyle and her friends had a wonderful time.

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Symphony Ball – Kick-Off Tea

March 8th was the date for the Kick-Off Tea for the Symphony League of Kansas City’s Symphony Ball, “An Evening in Vienna,” at the beautiful home of Rachael Sabates. Pam Bruce and Suzanne Shank are the Ball co-chairmen. Committee members enjoyed a delicious array of tea sandwiches and elegant chocolates and learned about upcoming plans for the Ball, to be held on September 9th at the Kansas City Convention Center.

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