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60th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee Lyric Opera Ball

Monica Mitchell-Werp is the Ball chairman for the 60th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee Lyric Opera Ball, “An Evening of Bel Canto.” The Ball will be held on April 14th at the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center. An invitation assembly party and luncheon was held recently at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center, with Joan Braswell and Sherry Love serving as co-chairmen.

Susan Sands, Doris Noon, Melinda Petet, Lee McCaffree, and Sharon Murray, graphic design chairman

 

(Seated) Sharon Barry, Barbara Spilker and Deanna Diebolt (standing) Gina Penner

 

Jane Ott, Jane Webster and Joan Braswell, invitation assembly co-chairman  

 

Trudy Gabriel, Kathy Nordhus and Elaine Mann

Also featured in the March 3, 2018 issue of The Independent

Features

BOTAR – Planning Committees

The BOTAR committees recently met to plan the 69th annual BOTAR Ball, to be held on October 20th at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. (Seated) BOTAR…

Kansas City Symphony League – Invitation Mailing Day

Members of the Kansas City Symphony League gathered at the Sulgrave on July 11th for Invitation Mailing Day, when they assembled the beautiful invitations to the Symphony Ball, “To Paris…

Mid-Continent Public Library – Legacy Luncheon

June 15th was the date for Mid-Continent Public Library’s fourth annual Legacy Luncheon at the Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center. Will Schwalbe was the keynote speaker. Volunteers Vicky Baker,…

Support Kansas City – Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards

Amy Pieper served as chairman of Support Kansas City’s ninth annual Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards. The June 28th event was held at Rockhurst University. The awards celebrate organizations’ governance,…