Event Extras

Mothers’ Tea

Junior League of Wyandotte and Johnson Counties
Lake Quivira Country Club was the setting for the Mothers’ Tea for the Junior League of Wyandotte and Johnson Counties’ Community Ball and Cotillion. Lisa Coen is serving as the Cotillion chairman. Mothers of the participants enjoyed the unveiling of the beautiful gown, which will be worn by the young ladies at the event. Cindy Ford is the chairman of the 64th Annual Ball, to be held on December 6th.

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2014 Legacy Circle Cocktail Party

Circle of SupportĀ 
The 2014 Legacy Circle Cocktail Party, a benefit for the Women’s Employment Network, was held on September 18th at the lovely home of Steve Metzler and Brian Williams. The event honored WEN’s Legacy Circle donors, who are instrumental in supporting WEN’s mission to empower women to achieve economic independence through sustained employment.

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Young at Art Cocktail Party and Auction

Art! Art! Art!
MOCSA’s 10th annual Young at Art Cocktail Party and Auction was held at the Uptown Theater. Deanna and Greg Graves were the honorary chairmen, and Melanie Fenske and Kim Harp served as the co-chairmen of the event that featured signature martinis, hors d’oeuvres, silent and live auctions, and a live performance by The Elders. Proceeds support the thousands of area children and families who use MOCSA’s free services every year.

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Royal Welcome

2014 BOTAR
Kat Baty and Cat Larrison served as the co-chairmen of the 2014 BOTAR Royal Welcome. The September 5th event was held at The American Royal. BOTARs, escorts, royal escorts, and their families enjoyed a delicious Mexican buffet and learned about the rich history of The American Royal. The 65th BOTAR Ball will be held on October 18th at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown.

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13th annual Treads & Threads

The University of Kansas Hospital
September 5th was the date for The University of Kansas Hospital’s 13th annual Treads & Threads at the Kansas Speedway. Proceeds support personalized cancer treatment, including genetic counseling and a new palliative care suite at The University of Kansas Cancer Center, the region’s only National Cancer Institute-designated center.

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