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2012 Community Ball and Cotillion – The Mothers’ Tea

The Mothers’ Tea for the 2012 Community Ball and Cotillion of the Junior League of Wyandotte and Johnson Counties was held on September 16th at the elegant home of Kay Lloyd. Guests enjoyed delicious tea and desserts and Kay’s daughter, Nora Lloyd, modeled the gown that will be worn by the young ladies. Janie Foltz is the honorary chairman of the 62nd Annual Ball to be held on December 1st at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown.

Also featured in the October 27th issue of The Independent

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Christa Dubill and Renee Reberry, JLWJC president (Seated) Janie Foltz, honorary chairman; (standing) Christa Dubill and Renee Reberry Janie Foltz, honorary chairman; and Renee Reberry, JLWJC president
Committee Members:  (Seated) Georgianna Mullin, Monica Browne, Sally Danoov, and Eileen Heble (standing) Marsha Oyer, Kathy Miller, Mary Ventura, Aileen Eidson, Mary Ann Kancel, Kay Lloyd, host; and Beth Burkard and Nancy Ziell Littlefield




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Big Brothers Big Sisters Kansas City – Legacy Invitational

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Saint Luke’s Foundation – 10th Annual Plaza 10K

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Park International Center for Music – Stanislav & Friends

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