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The Kansas City Ballet Guild – Nutcracker Ball

The Kansas City Ballet Guild’s Nutcracker Ball will be held on November 23rd at the InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza. Sandy and Dr. Roger Jackson are the honorary chairmen, and Peggy Beal is serving as the chairman. On September 3rd, members of the Kansas City Ballet Guild gathered at the Todd Bolender Center for Dance and Creativity to address invitations for the Nutcracker Ball. Guests enjoyed fun conversation and delectable treats. 

John Walker, Mary Beth Hershey, Becky Quinn, Craig Sole, Jennifer Quinn, Jo Anne Dondlinger, Judy Sherry, Edie Downing, Juliette Singer Spinks, Sarah Ingram-Eiser, Gail Van Way, Charles Hulse, Sharon Soetaert, Linda Peakes, Vicki Baxter, Francie Mayer, Penelope Vrooman, and Michelle Fasel


Judy Sherry, Peggy Beal, Ball chairman; Juliette Singer Spinks, and Sarah Ingram-Eiser

Also featured in the November 9, 2019 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Larry F. Levenson and Kansas City Ballet


Children’s Mercy – Fore the Kids Golf Tournament

The 2019 Nick and Jake’s Fore the Kids Golf Tournament was held on October 7th. More than 240 golfers played at Blue Hills Country Club or Nicklaus Golf Club. Afterward,…

Reaching Out From Within – Courage to Change: Rethinking Human Dignity

SuEllen Fried was the chairman for Reaching Out From Within’s Courage to Change: Rethinking Human Dignity. The October 7th event was held at the Overland Park Sheraton. Axel Briemle, an…

BOTAR – Formal at BOTAR High

October 4th was the date for the Formal at BOTAR High. BOTARS and escorts gathered at Brookside Gardens for the festive evening of dinner and dancing. Hannah Arnspiger, Chloie Costello,…

Sheffield Place – Off The Wall

Off The Wall, an evening of dinner, drinks, and local art, was held on October 12th at The LEX at Municipal Auditorium. Peter Sunderman and Curt Thomas were the honorary…