City Social Magazine

JAN-FEB 2016

City Social Magazine in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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43 s o c i a l i Z i n G 43 Guests enjoyed a delightful evening of music, food and champagne at Opéra Louisiane's season opener, Baritones on the Bayou. Marjorie Green, Dee Mather-Munzler, Dr. Charles Groat, Lois Folse and Frances Bennett at the monthly meeting of the Inter-Civic Council of Baton Rouge. Guest speaker was Dr. Charles Groat, President and CEO of The Water Institute of the Gulf. Photo by Charles Bennett. William Bartram's visit to Louisiana was commemorated with six historical markers across Baton Rouge. At the presentation of the marker at the Main Library at Goodwood are Spencer Watts, Kizzy Payton, Randy Harelson, Charles Fryling, Sally Diagle, Kathy Wascom, Peggy Davis Coates, Melissa Eastin, and Andrea Wulf. Employee volunteers from Honeywell's Geismar facility recently partnered with Rebuilding Together Baton Rouge to repair a home in Gonzales. They repaired plumbing, provided handicap access and weatherproofed the home with a $5,000 grant from Honeywell. Shavaun Cotton, MD, MPH has joined Baton Rouge General Physicians. Her office is located at 8595 Picardy Ave., Ste.100, Baton Rouge, LA 70809 Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge held its annual Capital Chefs' Showcase on Thursday, September 10 at the River Center in downtown Baton Rouge. Pictured left to right: Charles and Frances Bennett and Jeffrey Wale. L'Auberge Casino & Hotel donated $1,000 from the Pinnacle Entertainment Foundation to Shepherd's Market. Pictured (back) Michael Nelms, Ryan Hernandez, Charlotte McGarr, Jermaine Jackson, Frank Brown, Magic Hodges, Katharine Tumey, Kayia Aguillard, Kim Ginn, Erica White; (middle) Litza Meza, Bonnie Watkins, Fran Anderson; (front) Julie Donald, Jeanie Simmons, Sally Stiel, Sarah Savoy, Deirdre Halliburton The Associated Women in the Arts held its annual luncheon to honor new members at the Baton Rouge Country Club. AWA President Jovann Armstrong welcomed new members Karen Coffman, Carol Ridenour, Patricia Ryan and Patti Bailey. Nancy Beaver, Dee Robinson, and Newcomers Encore Club President Pam Strickland chat at the Newcomers Encore Club of Baton Rouge luncheon held at City Cafe. The Cangelosi Dance Project professional dancers performed their community outreach at the Baton Rouge Gallery. Dancers: 1st row: Hannah Willson, Victoria Stein, Millenique Brown, Meagan Delatte, Marianne Alford and Director Kris Cangelosi. 2nd row: Aaron Lafitte, Dylon Hoffpauir, and Le'Brian Patrick The Main Library at Goodwood was honored with the 2015 New Landmark Library award. Pictured are Barbara Roos, Teen Library Services coordinator; Andrew Tadman, Reference and Computer Services coordinator; Library Director Spencer Watts; Lori Juge, Branch Service coordinator; and Assistant Library Director Mary Stein. Dr. Everett D. Gibson, author of the book "A Portrait of Southern University" signing a copy of his book at the monthly meeting of the American Association of University Women at Southern University. In the photo (seated) Dr. Everett D. Gibson and (standing), left to right: Valerie Jackson Jones, Faye Ferdinand and Trini Gibson Mystique Honors Club Brunch held at, Mansurs on The Boulivard. Left: Nona Brouillette Coordinator; 2015 Kreme Mystique Queen Ashton Lane and 2015 Ball Captain Rhonda Brouillette Cassano Cheri McDaniel with Vanathy, wife of Rotary International President "Ravi" Ravindran. Baton Rouge's Crown Plaza hosted the thirteenth state Heart of America Rotary Zone Institute. Sarah Holliday-James was the 2015 Honoree of the Camelot Scholarship Foundation Award of Excellence. Pam Bounds & Mrs. K ("The Professional Cake Cutters") celebrated with Sarah Holliday-James this function at the Marriott Hotel.

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