Todd Jones, event chair, Barb Jones, Stan Jones, Nathan and Catherine Merrick

Five Acres Animal Shelter’s Uncorked…A Cause For The Paws

May 17

Five Acres Animal Shelter hosted its largest annual fundraiser, Uncorked… A Cause For the Paws, at the Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, Missouri, Sunday, May 17, 2015. A capacity crowd turned out to wine, dine, listen to music and, naturally, see…

Best of Show winner Jill Bedford

Art on the Square’s Awards Brunch

May 17

On Sunday, May 17, 2015, artists, patrons and friends gathered at Bellecourt Manor to salute the best of the Art on the Square art fair. Patty Gregory welcomed Belleville’s Mayor Mark Eckert to join her in awarding artists in multiple…

Mary Ann and Andy Srenco, board vice chair

Contemporary Art Museum’s Dada Ball & Bash

May 16

The Contemporary Art Museum held its biennial Dada Ball and Bash at the Koken Art Factory, Saturday, May 16, 2015. Billed as the anti-gala, “Dada is against the future. Dada is dead, Dada is idiotic, long live Dada!” Theo van…

Fox2's Lisa Hart with her pooch

Humane Society of Missouri’s Bark in the Park 2015

May 16

It was a soggy start to Humane Society of Missouri’s Bark in the Park 2015 held on Saturday, May 16, 2015.  The heavy rains held off and only sprinkled momentarily a few times to reward all of the people and…

Dawn Wilson, The Kern Award, Patty Gregory, Mark Kern, Diana Barnett

Art on the Square’s Preview Party

May 15

ART on the SQUARE held its 14th annual preview party, “An Affair on the Square”, coinciding with the opening night of the art fair, at the Courthouse Plaza, Belleville, Illinois, Friday, May 15, 2015.The preview party, a private event, is…

Joe Buck, Fox Sports, master of ceremonies/ host

KidSmart’s Joe Buck Celebrity Squares

May 14

Did you ever wonder what it might feel like to attend a live recording of a Hollywood game show or generally feel like a Hollywood jet-setter? Guests imagined that sensation as Joe Buck hosted his 11th Annual Back to School with Joe…

Event co-chairs Brian Schlereth, Preston Fancher, Matt Carswell

World Pediatric Project St. Louis’ Presents Inaugural Rock ‘n’ Heal

May 9

World Peditric Project St. Louis encouraged everyone to “Come Fly With Us”, as it brought its wildly-successful, fun and unique Rock ‘n’ Heal event from Richmond to St. Louis, Saturday, May 9, 2015. The guests attended in their best summer…

Susan Gausnell, chair, Nancy Spewak, mayor, City of Ladue, John Mozeliak, co-grand marshall, Seth Gausnell, Tim Valvo, Nelson Howe, Mimi Baer

Ladue Dogwood Festival

May 9

Well, the old song, Don’t Rain on my Parade, a Barbara Streisand/Fanny Brice classic, lived up to its billing, Saturday, May 9, 2015. Although the Ladue Dogwood Festival ended a washout, the City of Ladue executed its parade just in…

Gen Horiuchi, executive and artistic director, Mia  Mandel, Ian Archer Watters

St. Louis Ballet’s Opening Night Private Reception for Don Quixote

May 8

Saint Louis Ballet, the region’s only professional ballet company, mounted an extravagant production of the fiery classic, Don Quixote, for the very first time May 8-10, 2015 at the Touhill Performing Arts Center, University of Missouri St. Louis campus. On…

Pam Toder, luncheon vice chair, Joni Karandjeff, 2015 Women of Achievement, Karen Castellano, luncheon chair, Nanci Bobrow. Ph.D

Women of Achievement 2015 Awards Luncheon

May 5

As the lights dimmed, the spotlights shined, and the trumpets sounded, mistress of ceremonies Carol Daniels, KMOX Radio, asked the audience of more than 800 friends, family and colleagues to join her in welcoming the 2015 Women of Achievement. Unlike…

Norma Stern,  honorary chair, Don and Gretchen Gerber

St. Andrew’s Derby Brunch

May 3

The Friends of St. Andrew’s hosted the 4th Annual Derby Brunch, Sunday, May 3, 2015, at the World’s Fair Pavilion, Forest Park. Guests came attired in their finest hats and Derby inspired apparel. The balmy, sunny weather complimented the delectable…

Brianna Goldstein, Marshall Cohen, Jane Cohen, Eleni Goldstein

Lift for Life Academy’s 5th Annual Celebrating Success Fashion Show

May 3

Lift For Life Academy presented its 5th Annual Celebrating Success Fashion Show Sunday, May 3, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM at The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis. The fashion show embodied a fundraiser to benefit the students at Lift for Life Academy,…