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EVENT EXTRAS

Associated Youth Services – Stack the Decks

The Stack the Decks committee members and staff met on February 11th to plan this year’s festivities.  The Associated Youth Services‘ 5th Annual Stack the Decks Casino Night will be held on April 8th at The Ritz Charles.  Proceeds will help AYS serve Kansas youth in crisis this year. Also featured in the March 5th issue of The Independent   […]

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St. Teresa’s Academy – TNT

TNT, a gigantic garage sale, will be held at St. Teresa’s Academy on April 1st and 2nd.  The sale will feature furniture, housewares, antiques, linens, kitchenware, books, and more.  Brenda Doyle, Carol Gardner, Shellie Kemna, Karen Stacy, and Lisa Thomsen are serving as co-chairmen of the event. Also featured in the March 5th issue of The Independent […]

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Cottey College – Holiday Fun 

Guests gathered at the beautiful home of Patty and Charles Garney on December 13th for a holiday cocktail party. Members of the P.E.O. Sisterhood and their spouses, along with alumnae of Cottey College, enjoyed an evening of delicious food and learned about the College’s comprehensive campaign. Also featured in the February 19th issue of The […]

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Junior Achievement of Middle America – Hall of Fame Annual Dinner

The 2010 Greater Kansas City Business Hall of Fame Annual Dinner was held at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown on November 11th.  The event honored Clinton Burns, Robert McDonnell, Kenneth Baum, Michael Brown, and Dan Hesse for their extraordinary contribution to Our Town.  Julie Schlatter served as event co-chairman, and Brian Burns was the chairman. Proceeds supported Junior Achievement […]

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Kansas City Rose Society – 2011 Rose Show

Planning for the Kansas City Rose Society’s 2011 Rose Show has begun.  Committee members are looking forward to the June 5th event.  This year marks the 80th anniversary of the Kansas City Rose Society. Also featured in the February 19th issue of The Independent Magazine Photo Credit: The Kansas City Rose Society   Monique Elfman, […]

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Whitefield Academy – Ad Dei Gloriam Benefit Auction

Whitefield Academy‘s annual dinner and auction will be held on February 12th at the Ritz Charles Conference Center.  Guests will enjoy a live and silent auction, delicious dinner and live music from the students at the school.  Proceeds from the event will benefit Whitefield Academy and its mission to provide classical Christian education for students in Our […]

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Harry S. Truman Library Institute – Wild About Harry Kick-Off 

The Wild About Harry Kick-Off Meeting was held on December 15th and Nancy and Herb Kohn served as event chairmen. The Wild About Harry celebration will be held on April 28th and will feature a keynote address by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer and honor Christopher “Kit” Bond. W.H. “Bert” Bates and Edward Matheny […]

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Women’s Foundation of Greater Kansas City – Grants Awards Luncheon

The Women’s Foundation of Greater Kansas City hosted its 18th Annual Grants Awards Luncheon on December 3rd at the Hyatt Regency Crown Center Hotel.  Grants were awarded to 19 local agencies for programs benefiting women and girls in Our Town.  Kanyere Eaton was the keynote speaker.  Amy Davis, Sherri Wattenbarger and Carrie Doctor-Hartman served as luncheon co-chairmen.  A […]

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Saint Luke’s Hospital Auxiliary – 24th Biennial Holly Ball

Saint Luke’s Hospital Auxiliary hosted the 24th Biennial Holly Ball on December 4th at the InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza.  Guests enjoyed cocktails, a gourmet dinner, and dancing to the tunes of Galaxy.  Caren Nelsen and Cacki Smith served as co-chairmen.  Proceeds from the event benefited the Emergency Department of Saint Luke’s Hospital. Also […]

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