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Crib Note – Calum Sinclair Osmundsen

The bright-eyed and adorable Calum Sinclair Osmundsen made his entrance into the world on November 9th. Cal is the son of Megan Sinclair Osmundsen and Mark Osmundsen of Prairie Village. The blue-eyed, light brown-haired boy weighed seven pounds, eight ounces, and was 20 and one-half inches long. Cal is the younger brother of Lydia (who will soon turn three years old), and Coco Chanel, the family cat. His delighted grandparents are Deborah and Ronald Sinclair and Diane and Robert Osmundsen. Cal is currently enjoying his safari-themed nursery. 

Read more in the April 2, 2022 issue of The Independent.


Truman Library Institute – Wild About Harry

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Rachel’s Reads – April 2022

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Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault – Community Luncheon

Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA) will host its Community Luncheon on April 29th at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Janelle Williams Melendrez and Jeffrey…

Lyric Opera Circle – Lyric Opera Ball, “Una Notte a Roma”

The Lyric Opera Circle’s Lyric Opera Ball, “Una Notte a Roma,” will be held on April 9th at Loews Kansas City Hotel. Members of the Circle met at Hallbrook Country…