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Kansas City Young Matrons – Centennial Honoring Luncheon

The Kansas City Young Matrons celebrated 100 years on June 10th with a Centennial Honoring Luncheon at the Clubhouse. Past Presidents Cindy Price and Nina Hollabaugh served as event co-chairmen. Sue von Geyso and Susie Womack are the Centennial co-chairmen. The organization was founded on September 14, 1917. 

Kathy Anton, Darleen Beller and Sally Townley with Sue von Geyso, Centennial co-chairman
Bonne Illig, Bette Monson, Carolyn Patterson, Peggy Dunn, Mary Pat Fruin, Sue Gencarelli, Linda Weber, and Cindy Price, event co-chairman
Nina Hollabaugh, event co-chairman; Peggy Dunn, Linda Ehinger, and Peggy Jones
Sue von Geyso and Susie Womack, Centennial co-chairmen

Additional photos featured in the August 5, 2017 issue 
Photo Credit: Roy Inman



Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas – 44th Annual Snow Ball

The 44th Annual Snow Ball was held on January 20th at the Overland Park Convention Center. The event drew more than 2,000 guests, now that’s a blizzard of support! Early…

Junior League of Wyandotte and Johnson Counties – Community Ball and Cotillion

Much merriment ensued at the Junior League of Wyandotte and Johnson Counties’ Community Ball and Cotillion, which was held on December 2nd at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. The highlight…

Folly Theater – Folly Frolic

Folly Theater hosted its third annual Folly Frolic on December 6th. This year’s theme was “The Folly Went Country, ” and country duo Walker McGuire was the featured performer. Guests…

Kansas City Ballet Guild – Nutcracker Luncheon

Grand Street was the lovely setting for Kansas City Ballet Guild’s Nutcracker Luncheon on December 14th. Guests enjoyed fabulous fare and festive table décor. Gigi Rose is serving as the…