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Wonderscope Children’s Museum – Rise and Shine

February 27th was the date for Wonderscope Children’s Museum’s Rise and Shine breakfast. The second annual event was held at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Polly Prendergast, UMKC School of Education’s Edgar L. and Rheta A. Berkley Child and Family Development Center; was the keynote speaker.

Brooke and Jason Glasrud

 

Wes Buckley, Brandon Buckley and Elise Valenti

 

Roxane Hill, Wonderscope; addressed the guests.

 

Lauren Blazar, Liz Uhlmann and Emily Fehsenfeld

 

Cynthia Newsome, emcee

Also featured in the March 31, 2018 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Dave Kaup Photography

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