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EVENT EXTRAS

KCAI Patron Party

Kansas City Art Institute honored patrons with a black-and-white cocktail buffet on February 11th.  Held at Vanderslice Hall, patrons were invited to visit the fiber studio to admire student-created costumes, depicting the decades from 1885 to the present. Also featured in the March 20th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: Steve Sanders Kathleen Collins, KCAI […]

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Sole Patch Celebrates!

Sole Patch, a modern day men’s barbershop, celebrated two years of consistent business growth this November 4th by hosting a private Anniversary Bash at its Corinth Mall location in Prairie Village.  Sole Patch barbershop offers men’s grooming services at economical prices in a resort-like environment, while also serving as a community hub for information and […]

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Denim and Diamonds

Turning Point’s Annual Gala, TP7: Denim and Diamonds, was held October 10th at the InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza.  Themed “Blue Jean Bling,” this sparkling event included entertainment by Soul Incision and a creative presentation from Halls, featuring fabulous Blue Jean Bling fashions.  Liz and Perry Brandt and Sarah and Jon Baum served as event […]

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Kansas City Repertory Theatre

Kansas City Repertory Theatre held a special event, “A Christmas Story, The Party!” in conjunction with the world premiere of A Christmas Story, The Musical!  Guests enjoyed delicious Chinese delectables from Bo Ling’s, as well as a performance of the production.  Michael Henry was chairman of the fun-filled event.  Be sure and visit the KC […]

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Corbin Bronze

The historic firehouse in Rosedale is the new home for Corbin Bronze, where internationally-acclaimed artist and sculptor, Tom Corbin, will office and create in his new studio.  The sensational space also houses a showroom featuring Tom’s bronzes, furniture and paintings. The space also hosts an outdoor sculpture garden, which is complemented with several of Tom’s […]

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Bike 4 the Brain

September 7th will mark the fourth annual Bike 4 the Brain at the Johnson County Mental Health Center. This family-friendly event includes cycling courses, a one-mile walk (in case you don’t ride!), a 5K fun run, and auction, and learning stops where participants can learn more about mental illness. In addition to these healthy activities, […]

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The Jones Grand Opening

The hottest new place is the cool rooftop pool in the Power & Light District, The Jones, and we were there to snap the action at their recent grand opening. We saw familiar faces and met new friends as we soaked up the energy of The Jones, sipped drinks from the modern poolside bar and […]

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Fashion for a Cause

Truman Medical Center’s stylish event, Fashion for a Cause,  was wildly successful again this year, with 875 tickets sold, making the 2009 event the highest attended ever!  Twelve local fashion boutiques showcased their fab fashions in a New York-style runway show, and the Kansas City Friend’s of Alvin Ailey performed three divine dances specially choreographed for […]

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