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Lyric Opera Circle – Holiday Luncheon

Lyric Opera Circle’s Holiday Luncheon was held on December 5th at Webster House. Circle President Patricia Scott welcomed Marilyn and Kenneth Hager, Lyric Opera Ball honorary chairmen, and Deborah Sandler Kemper, Lyric Opera of Kansas City. New Members Angie Chapman, Lindy Chapman, Lisa Flynn, Ann Nigro, and Barbara Godfrey were introduced. Guests enjoyed a delectable lunch, complete with a seasonal salad, a Boursin stuffed chicken breast and a dark chocolate mousse cake for dessert.

Sandy Jackson, Donna Carper, Jacquie Spencer, Elaine Mann, and Susan Bubb

 

Kimberlee Ried, Carolyn Price and Marcia Garvin

 

Michelle Fasel, Gail Van Way, Dixie Pollard, and Dorie Sheppard

Also featured in the January 19, 2019 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Strauss Peyton

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