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Kansas City Ballet Guild – Spring Luncheon

Hallbrook Country Club was the lovely setting for Kansas City Ballet Guild’s Spring Luncheon on May 10th. Peggy Beal and Host Barbara Eiszner planned the lovely event that featured beautiful floral arrangements from Craig Sole and a dance performance by Kansas City Ballet’s Second Company. Carol and Tony Feiock, who are serving as the honorary chairmen of the Emerald City Ball on October 6th, were the special guests. 

Gigi Rose, outgoing president; Ryan Jolicoeur-Nye and Mark McNeal

 

Brent Kimmi, Julia Steinberg, Marsha Hunt, and Julie Craig

 

Gail Van Way, Susan Sands, Karen Downing, Kathy Anderson, and Glenda Lee Touslee

 

Phyllis Hart, Penelope Vrooman, George Langworthy, and Bev Evans

 

Juliette Singer Spinks, Gigi Rose, outgoing president; and Susan Meehan-Mizer, incoming president

 

Susan Meehan-Mizer, incoming president; Juliette Singer Spinks, Gail Van Way, Peggy Beal, Barbara Eiszner, Jo Anne Dondlinger, Edie Downing, Gigi Rose, outgoing president; Michelle Fasel, Sara Bower Youngblood, Mary Beth Hershey, and Peggy Dunn

Also featured in the June 9, 2018 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Larry F. Levenson

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