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In addition to receiving 26 issues of The Independent Kansas City’s Journal of Society, your subscription will include our annual publication, the Charitable Events Calendar and a subscription to our e-newsletter, The Insider. Questions about your current subscription? Contact Laura Gabriel at 816-471-2800.

In the Spotlight – Crescendo

Friends of the Conservatory of Music and Dance at UMKC’s Crescendo will be held on November 8th in Helzberg Hall at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Guests will enjoy cocktails before the concert and dinner afterwards in Brandmeyer Hall. Nancy Lee and Jonathan Kemper are the honorary chairmen, and Jenny Erdman and Tim […]

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The Family Conservancy – Charity Bingo Night

On June 29th, The Family Conservancy hosted a Charity Bingo Night at Hamburger Mary’s. The room was filled with laughs from TFC staff, board members and supporters. Proceeds from the event support TFC’s mission to foster the healthy social, emotional, physical, and intellectual development of children in our community. Also featured in the August 10th […]

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Off to College – Class of 2013

Join us in our proud send-off to the Class of 2013. We wish the best to these amazing students as they start their exciting journeys around the country this fall. Anna Claire Bradley, St. Olaf College; Farwa Haideri, Boston College; Lauren Estes, Creighton University; Jessica Schneider, Emory University; Victoria Ball, Texas Christian University; and Nora […]

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Holiday Mart

The Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri’s Holiday Mart will celebrate the League’s 100th anniversary, October 17th through the 20th at Bartle Hall. Lisa Kalell and Julie Stoner are the co-chairmen. Also featured in the August 10th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: Andrea Nigh Photography Lisa Kalell and Julie Stoner, co-chairmen  

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The Kansas City Club – Murder Most Foul

The 1212 Club hosted Murder Most Foul, a murder mystery dinner party, on June 1st at The Kansas City Club. Also featured in the August 10th issue of The Independent Alex Howell, Douglass Adair, Sandra Lawrence, and Nicole Howell   

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Congratulations Lauren and Steven!

Kay Marie Peterson of San Francisco, California, and Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Charles Friedrichs of Bellaire, Texas, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Marie Friedrichs, to Steven Willis Pendleton II, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Edwards Pendleton of Our Town. Lauren is the granddaughter of Mr. Robert Charles Peterson […]

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City – Sportsfest

Sportsfest was held on June 22nd at Sporting Park. Proceeds benefit the more than 2,000 youth participating in sports programs at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City. Also featured in the August 10th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: Bob Zeldin Anna and Ron Jennings Kim Harbian and Eric Mann Jeanne Wolfgeher […]

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