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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.

The Belles of the American Royal – Kim Manka Mann

The Belles of the American Royal are pleased to announce to selection of Kim Manka Mann as their 2013 president. The 64th BOTAR Ball will be held on October 19th at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Kim is a BOTAR, class of 1990. She served as recording secretary in 1999, vice […]

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The Kansas City Club – Kansas City Conversations

Kansas City Conversations was held on May 29th at The Kansas City Club. John McDonald, founder and president of Boulevard Brewing Company; was the featured speaker. Also featured in the July 13th issue of The Independent Jon McGraw, president; John McDonald, featured speaker; and Dave Wimberly, The Kansas City Club   

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Jewel Ball – Debutante Tea

The Jewel Ball Debutante Tea was held on June 2nd at The Kansas City Country Club. Jill Hall was the Tea chairman.  Also featured in the July 13th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: Mary S. Watkins Jill Hall, Tea chairman; and Margi Pence, Ball chairman Ellen Darling, Jewel Ball vice chairman; Janet Russell, honorary […]

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Harriman-Jewell Series – Arias and Encores

September 30th is the date for Prelude, a benefit for the Harriman-Jewell Series. Maureen and Richard Durwood are the honorary chairmen, and Pati Chasnoff, Merry Prostic and Susan Spaulding are serving as the co-chairmen. The event will be held at Indian Hills Country Club and will feature special guest artist, baritone Daniel Belcher. Proceeds will […]

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Congratulations Mr. and Mrs. Anderson! 

Andrea Jean Morrow and Robert Hunter Anderson were married on May 25th at Webster House. The bride is the daughter of Diane Goodwin of Our Town and Mr. and Mrs. Gary Morrow of Overland Park. Her groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Anderson of Overland Park. Members of the wedding party included […]

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Dig In, KC!

September 22nd is the date for Cultivate Kansas City’s second annual Dig In, KC! at the City Market. Tiffany Lynch and Allison Harding are the co-chairmen. Chef Michael Foust, The Farmhouse; Chef Renee Kelly, Harvest; and Chef Charles D’Ablaing, Hotel Raphael; will prepare 600 pounds of fresh vegetables all grown by local farmers. The dinner […]

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Powell Gardens – Under a Harvest Moon

September 22nd is the date for the fifth annual Under a Harvest Moon at Powell Gardens. Guests will be treated to a delicious multi-course meal prepared by Chef Alex Pope, Local Pig; and wine pairings on the terrace of the Missouri Barn. Proceeds from the event benefit children’s educational programs at the Gardens. Lory and […]

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