Docstoc

Thetas Legacies opening soon_

Document Sample
Thetas Legacies opening soon_ Powered By Docstoc
					                                                                                                                              Kappa Alpha Theta
                                                                                                                        Houston Alumnae Chapter
                                                                                                                                      Volume 11
                                                                                                                                         Issue 2
                                                                                                                           Nov. 2010 - Jan. 2011
                                                                                                                         www.houstonthetas.org




  Save the Date                                             Thetas’ Legacies
November
                                                            opening soon!
                                                        O
No Board Meeting
Mah Jongg ............................... each Monday
                                                                                 ur 58th Annual        relatives and friends in a French Bistro
Bible Study .............................. each Monday      Theta Charity Antiques Show Legacies       setting.
Investment Group .......................... 2nd Wed.        will be days packed full of a Gala Pre-       On Saturday, “Antiques 101 – An
                                                            view Party, antiques shopping, special     Education for the New Collector”
Theta at the Movies .............................Nov. 9     events and fun!                            will feature a brief talk by Bob Wake-
General Meeting & Lunch ..................Nov. 10              The Gala Preview Party, graciously      field of R. N. Wakefield and Company
                                                            underwritten by Comerica Bank, kicks       followed by a ‘passport cruise’ through-
Antiques Show Preview Party ...........Nov. 17
                                                            off on Wednesday, Nov. 17 with the         out the Show as we introduce new col-
Antiques Show............................. Nov. 18-21       Underwriters Reception from 6 – 7          lectors to our fabulous dealers.
Young Alums/Antiques Show .............Nov. 20              p.m. followed by the Preview Party            On Appraisal Day, bring in your
                                                            from 7 – 10 p.m. Aramark will pro-         family heirlooms Saturday, Nov. 20
December                                                    vide a vast array of food samplings
                                                            and Moodafaruka will entertain as you
                                                                                                       from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Six appraisers
                                                                                                            will help you learn about your
Mah Jongg ............................... each Monday       preview the beautiful antiques.                     treasure.
Bible Study .............................. each Monday
Investment Group .......................... 2nd Wed.
                                                               The Show begins on Thurs-
                                                            day, Nov. 18 at 10 a.m. with
                                                            Forum speaker Barry Dixon.
                                                                                                                   H     oliday tablescapes
                                                                                                                         incorporating antiques
                                                                                                                   will create a festive mood
Kappa Pilgrimage ............................ Dec. 1-3      One of the top 100 interior                              and Santa’s Café should
                                                            designers in the coun-                                   add to the holiday spirit.
Bo’s Place Dinners ....................... Dec. 8, 13       try, Barry is a regular                                   Two of Houston’s great-
Young Alums Christmas Party ............ Dec. 5             contributor on “Good                              est Legacies, Bayou Bend Collec-
                                                            Morning America” and                             tion & Gardens and Rienzi, will
Nite Kites Christmas Party................ Dec. 14          designed Diane Sawyer’s suite in New       provide a glimpse into the collections
Christmas Brunch ............................. Dec. 17      York.                                      of Ima Hogg and the Masterson family.

January                                                       O     ur Friday Forum speaker is
                                                                    Doris Athineos, Senior Art and
                                                            Antiques Editor for Traditional Home,
                                                                                                       Through our volunteer efforts over the
                                                                                                       years, we have raised over $5.9 million
                                                                                                       dollars to give back to the community.
Mah Jongg ............................... each Monday       will speak on “Displaying Collections.”       We are honored to dedicate the 58th
Bible Study .............................. each Monday         New this year is our Saturday Forum     Annual Theta Charity Antiques Show
                                                            speaker, Mike Clark. Mike is Presi-        in memory of Bobby Sue Smith Cohn.
Investment Group .......................... 2nd Wed.        dent of Collectors Firearms, the largest   Bobby Sue and Morton Cohn’s gener-
Young Alums Founders’ Day ............. Jan. 23             collections of antique firearms in the     ous support over the years has made
                                                            country. His topic will be “The Evolu-     this show possible.
Founders’ Day ................................... Jan. 26
                                                            tion of Guns in America.”                     Join us in Hall D at the George R.
                                                               Special Events on the calendar          Brown in November. Please volunteer
                                                            include the “Legacy Can-Can” on            to help us bring this unique cultural
                                                            Thursday, Nov.18 from 4 – 6 p.m. This      event to the City of Houston. We can’t
                                                            afternoon, toast special women in your     do it without you!
                                                            life as we honor our mothers, sisters,
                                                                                                       · Vicki Lange
President’s Message                                                                    Caring
                                                                                       Concerns
  I    f the number in attendance at our first general meeting is any indicator of
       the rest of the year’s events, then we are all in for more fun and friendship
that we had imagined – I am delighted! It was a treat to be in Anne’s beautiful        Sympathy
home and Bill Stubbs was entertaining, energetic and just a delight! I am fully
                                                                                       •Mickey Kelsey on the death of her
confident that the Fall Feast will also be a resounding success! Pansy bouquets
                                                                                       husband
to all of you who helped make these two events so special. I have learned that
                                                                                       •Jane Humphreys on the death of her
it truly does take a village…
                                                                                       mother
    If you notice only one thing in this Kite Tale, let it be this: the Nov. 10
                                                                                       •Jackie	Goss	Cathriner	and Suzanne	
meeting at Cheri Fossler’s home begins at 11:30 a.m. We will have lunch
                                                                                       Goss on the death of their mother
($10 at the door) while hearing about the Antique Show details from our very
                                                                                       •Melinda	Chernosky on the death of
own, Vicki Lange. A brief general meeting will follow and I expect us to be
                                                                                       her father-in-law
finished by 1:15. However, those who wish to stay and visit are encouraged
                                                                                       •Morton	Cohn on the death of Bobby
to do so! This new agenda will allow Thetas who work or have a standing
                                                                                       Sue	Smith	Cohn
Wednesday morning commitment to join us at lunch time. Please feel free to
                                                                                       •Ethel	Dodge	on the death of her sister
come dressed as you are (tennis and golf attire are totally acceptable). Please
spread the word about this new agenda and let’s see if it is helpful to Thetas
who have been unable to attend!
    Please take careful notes of these events and add them to your calendar!           Encouragement
    •      November 18- 21 - The 2010 Theta Charity Antiques Show                      •Claire	Moughon as she battles health
    •      December 17 – The Christmas Brunch                                          concerns
    •      January 26 - Founders’ Day                                                  •Sally	Ezell as she recovers from neck
    Each of these events presents us with a traditional and fun way to be to-          surgery
gether! Don’t miss out!                                                                •Jan	Neuenschwander as she recovers
    •      My deepest appreciation to Vicki Lange and her cast of hundreds!            from shoulder surgery
    •	     Suzanne	Caram, Jill Imhoff, Amy	Sedano and Laura	Suffield	for               •Judy	Combs	Smith	as she battles
their planning and preparation of the Christmas Brunch.                                health concerns
    •      Cindy Balderach, Catherine Codispoti and Allison Fowler for orga-
nizing and handling the many details associated with Founders’ Day
                                                                                       Congratulations
  I hope you will update your calendars and join us whenever you can!                  •Congratulations to Julie Harris on the
                                                                                       birth of her granddaughter
Theta love,
Sallie




   Directory Addendums
   Stefanie	Williams	Carlson, 5622 Lymbar Dr., Houston, TX 77096, Home: 713-726-0252, stefanie.carlson@gmail.com
   Cathryn Taylor Chapman, 2121 Brentwood, Houston, TX 77019, Home: 713-528-5060, cathy@chapmandesigninc.net
   Jane	Tresch	DeGeorge, 4715 Banning Drive, Houston, TX 77027, Home: 713-961-5108, jtdegeorge@gmail.com
   Alexandra Ferrell, 2350 Bagby, Apt. 16101, Houston, TX 77006, Cell: 417-793-1422, alexandra.ferrell@gmail.com
   Randi Henney Fiedler, 6332 Westchester, Houston, TX 77005, Home: 713-668-6332, rafiedler@comcast.net
   Rosalie Meek King, 4031 Green Bush Rd., Katy, TX 77494, Home: 281-392-3471
   Carrie Chamberlin Miller, 3817 Overbrook, Houston, TX 77027, Home: 713-622-2087, carriecmiller1@gmail.com
   Sarah	Mullins, 1847 Post Oak Park Dr., Houston, TX 77027, Cell: 713-594-6499, s.h.mullins@gmail.com
   Alyssa	Schilling, 5203B Rose St., Houston, TX 77007, Home: 281-804-2354, alyssa.r.schilling@exxonmobil.com
   Sarah	Schooler, 1333 Old Spanish Trail #3148, Houston, TX 77054, Cell: 817-269-9773, sarah.schooler@gmail.com
   Carol Browder (new email): carol.browder@baml.com
   Ann Jurecka Burdine, 9333 Memorial Drive #107, Houston, TX 77024, Cell: 713-569-9266, annburdine@yahoo.com
   Betty	Graves (new email): bettyg@txgraves.com
   Sarah	Ahern	Martin, 1570 Sue Barnett Drive, Houston, TX 77018, Home: 713-681-1467; Cell: 713-383-9562
Save the date!                                                                      Theta at the Movies

Recruitment Board
                                                                                    Tuesday, Nov. 9
                                                                                    No	meeting	in	December
                                                                                    Dinah McClymonds, 832-242-3191


hosts Christmas Brunch
                                                                                    DinahMcC@aol.com

                                                                                    Mah Jongg
                                                                                    Every Monday, 1 p.m.

                                            M
                                          Brunch!
                                                  ark your calendars now for Fri-
                                                  day, Dec. 17 and the Christmas
                                                                                    All levels of experience welcomed!
                                                                                    Dinah McClymonds, 832-242-3191
                                                                                    DinahMcC@aol.com
                                             Event chairs Suzanne Caram, Jill
                                          Imhoff and Amy Sedano have planned        Bridge Group
                                          a delicious menu and festive occasion     No meeting in November or Decem-
                                          to be held in the lovely home of Laura    ber.
                                          Suffield, 801 Rocky River, 77056 from     Next	meeting	is	Jan.	27.	We	would	
                                          noon until 2 p.m.                         love to have more players!
                                             This event honors college actives as   Jan Neuenschwander, 713-781-8899
                                          well as high school junior and senior     JANeuen@aol.com
                                          class legacies.
                                             Please join us!
                                                                                    Investment Group
                                          •Recruitment Board                        2nd Wednesday of the month
                                                                                    Sheryl Bech, 713-782-2368
                                                                                    stbech@raintreeresorts.com
Rush Board announces                      Texas A & M
                                          Pierce Turcotte – St. Johns*
fall new members                          Callie Edmonds – Houston Christian        Bible Study
                                          TCU                                       Every Monday, 1:30 p.m.
University of Texas                       Pama Abercrombie – Memorial               St. Luke’s United Methodist Church
Helen Frierson – Lamar*                   Texas Tech                                3471 Westheimer, Room R23B
Julia Lockin – Stratford*                                                           Suzy Heine, 713-467-7823
                                          Lauren Roberts – Memorial
Maddie Schaffer – St.Johns*               Amy Nelson – Stratford                    suzyq819@gmail.com
Abby Spalding – Kinkaid*                  Shelby Thibodeaux - Memorial
Katina Ballantyne – St. Johns
Emily Brickhouse – Stratford              University of Oklahoma                    Young Thetas
Caroline Gulsby – Lamar                   Kate Raley – Memorial                     Nov. 20, 5 - 7 p.m.
Tina Hetherington – Episcopal                                                       New Collectors’ Event
Lili Jamail – Kinkaid                     University of Georgia
Laine Lieberman – Kinkaid                 Kelly Taylor – Memorial                   Theta Charity Antiques Show
Lindsey Moreland - Memorial                                                         Contact Ashley Longoria
Mae Nasser – St. Johns                    Louisiana State University                Dec. 5, 5 p.m.
Ellen Pellegrin – Lamar                   Ingrid Eckhoff – Stratford                Christmas	Party	&	Gift	Exchange
                                          Hetland Romero – Boarding School          3003 Memorial Ct. #2342, 77007
Rachel Ransleben – Episcopal              Meghan Smolensky – Lamar
Meredith Shank – Episcopal                Paige Shugart - Lamar                     Caroline Ballard, 832-472-0546
Emily Vidor – Episcopal                   *denotes legacy                           Dec. 13, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
                                                                                    Bo’s	Place	Dinner
                                                                                    Contact Elizabeth Madray, 832-858-
                                                                                    2300 to volunteer.
KKG Dec. Home Tour                        Nite Kites                                houstonyoungthetaalums@yahoo.
Dec. 1 - Market Place & Jazz Brunch       Dec. 14, 7 p.m.                           com
        River Oaks Country Club           Dinner	&	holiday	gift	exchange
Dec. 2-3 - Home Tour                      Location TBA. An invitation will be
	       Saturday,	10	a.m.	-	4	p.m.        sent.                                     Rush Roundtable
	       Sunday,	1	-	5	p.m.                Cindy Balderach, 713-468-6901             February 27, 2011
Tickets available at Bering’s Hardware.   cbalderach@gmail.com                      10 a.m. & Noon sessions
Kim Rexford, 713-662-2266                                                           St. Luke’s United Methodist Church
www.houstonkappas.org                                                               3471 Westheimer @ Edloe
                                                                                    Show Information
                                                                                      All events located at George R.
                                                                                    Brown Convention Center, Hall D,
                                                                                    1001 Avenida de los Americas
                                                                                      •Thursday, November 18, 2010
                                                                                      11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
                                                                                      •Friday, November 19, 2010
                                                                                      11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
                                                                                      •Saturday, November 20, 2010
                                                                                      11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
                                                                                      •Sunday, November 21, 2010
                                                                                      11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
                                                                                      Valet Parking available




‘Legacies’ Raffle                                           Calendar of Special Events
  T   wo Round Trip First Class Tickets to a location       •Underwriter’s Reception
      in the Continental U.S. courtesy of Continental       Wednesday, Nov. 17, 6 – 9 p.m.
Airlines                                                    •Preview Party
•Tickets - $25 each or 5 for $100                           Wednesday, Nov. 17, 7 – 10 p.m.
•Drawing to be held at the close of the Show on Sunday,     •Forum Speakers
Nov. 21, 2010                                                       Thursday,	Nov.	18,	10	a.m.
•Tickets may be purchased online at www.ThetaAn-                    “Incorporating Antiques in the 21st Century”
tiquesShow.com or email mollymjohnson@gmail.com.                    Barry Dixon, Barry Dixon Interiors
                                                                    Friday,	Nov.	19	10	a.m.
                                                                    “Displaying Collections”
General Admission Grand Door Prize                                  Doris Athineos, Senior Art & Antiques Editor,

  M    ahogany Miniature Chest of Drawers with origi-               Traditional Home
       nal knobs and blue paper linings in three drawers,           Saturday,	Nov.	20,	10:30	am
English William IV, c. 1835. Donated by M. McAlister                “The Evolution of Guns in America”
Antiques.                                                           Mike Clark, President, Collectors Firearms
                                                            •Gallery Talks
                                                            Brief presentations at various dealers’ booths throughout the
Preview Party Door Prize                                    Show. Times listed in the catalog and at the Show.

  W     ashing the Doll’s Clothes, from a series of wa-     •Legacy “Can-Can” Wine and Cheese
        tercolors entitled Les Jeux d’Enfants (Children’s   Thursday, Nov. 18, 4 – 6 p.m.
Games), unknown French artist, c. 1890. Donated by          Enjoy a festive gathering with wine and cheese, toasting to
Fletcher/Copenhaver Fine Art.                               legacies of all generations.
                                                            •Appraisal Day
                                                            Saturday, Nov. 20, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Forum Speaker Series Door Prize                             Cost: $10 for two items

   P  earlware Sunderland Luster – Sailor’s Farewell        •Antiques 101 – An Education for the New Collector
      Jug, English c. 1840. Donated by Leatherwood          Saturday, November 20, 5 – 7 p.m.
Antiques                                                    Wine and Cheese event with program for new collectors.
                                                            •New Collector Booth
                                                            A booth staffed by the Thetas featuring modestly priced an-
                                                            tiques supplied by our dealers.



          www.ThetaAntiquesShow.com
                                  2010
             Theta Charity Antiques Show
                                                                  Show Beneficiaries
                                                                  Permanent beneficiaries
                                                                  BAYOU BEND COLLECTION AND GARDENS, MFAH

Help ‘Facebook’ support Show                                      A grant to provide funding for the ongoing acquisition of early
                                                                  American furniture, perpetuating Miss Ima Hogg’s vision to
                                                                  expose Texans to our nation’s heritage through furniture and
To “like” the Theta Antiques Show on Facebook:                    the arts. In addition, $100,000 has been committed to Bayou
   1. Log onto Facebook.                                          Bend’s current Capital Campaign.
   2. In the search function at the top, type in: 2010 Theta      CHILD ADVOCATES
Charity Antiques Show.                                            A grant to provide partial funding to assist the organization
   3. Click the “Like” button at the top of the page on the       with its mission to provide a caring voice and path for chil-
right.                                                            dren who are in the protective services system.
To send the page to your friends on Facebook:                     TEXAS CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL CANCER CENTER
   1. Once you are on the 2010 Theta Charity Antiques Show        In 2006, Antiques’ Show funds established the “Donald J.
Facebook page, click the link on the top left that says “Sug-     Fernback, M.D. Lectureship Series, presented by Houston
gest to your Friends.”                                            Alumnae of Kappa Alpha Theta”. The series enables national-
   2. A box will come up with a list of all of your friends on    ly and internationally recognized experts to present at research
Facebook.                                                         conferences.
   3. Click on all of the friends you wish to suggest the 2010    KAPPA ALPHA THETA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
Theta Charity Antiques Show page to.                              Provide funding for eight named scholarships honoring
   4. Enter a personal message if you wish.                       Houston Thetas, including one named on behalf of the Theta
   5. Click “Send Invitations” at the bottom.                     Charity Antiques Show.
•Nicole Scanlin
                                                                  2010 Show Beneficiaries
                                                                  HOLLY HALL , a Christian Retirement Community
Theta ticket sellers win prizes!                                  A grant to cover communication devices for speech-impaired
                                                                  residents in Healthcare; the “cost of care” for those residents

  I  n a few weeks you will be receiving your Antiques Show
     tickets to sell. We will have incentive prizes for those
who sell the most tickets. The Grand Prize for the Theta who
                                                                  who can no longer afford to cover their own care; and outside
                                                                  activities for our residents. Holly Hall is a Christian, non-
                                                                  profit Retirement Community providing care for the elderly.
sells the most tickets is a $500 gift certificate to à bientôt    KIDS’ MEALS
who has graciously underwritten this incentive. The second        A grant to purchase a new van for providing more hungry
place finisher will receive a $250 gift certificate. NEW THIS     pre-school aged children with nutritious daily lunches. Kids’
YEAR: four runner-ups will each receive $50 gift certificates     Meals provides home-delivered meals to approximately 1,200
at à bientôt. The next time you see Betty Newton, please          pre-school aged children in Houston, Monday through Friday.
thank her for these incredible gifts!                             In 2009 Kids’ Meals delivered over 300,000 meals to hungry
   Sell all of your tickets by the November General Meeting       children.
you will be in a drawing for two Preview Party tickets - if you   TAPING FOR THE BLIND
sell the most tickets, you will have twice the fun!               A grant to purchase radio receivers and enhanced program
•Amanda Copeland Gyeszly                                          funding that will have an effect on the lives of those affected
                                                                  by blindness, learning disabilities and physical challenges.
                                                                  TEACH FOR AMERICA*HOUSTON
  Corporate underwriters                                          Teach for America*Houston attracts accomplished and
                                                                  driven college graduates to teach in Houston and change the
  Preview Party Benefactor - Comerica Bank; Travel                life trajectories of tens of thousands of children. Teach for
  Underwriter - Continental Airlines; Media Underwriter           America*Houston invests in the educational advancement of
  - The Buzz Magazines; Special Event Underwriter -               all children in Houston to prepare them to become our coun-
  Aramark; Forum Speaker Sponsor - Vervain                        try’s future leaders.
                            2010 Theta Antiques Show Committee Christine VanderPloeg
2010 CHAIRMAN                   DECORATIONS                    Mindy Wooldridge                      Advisor : Brooke Beavers Bernhardt
Vicki Venn Lange                Allison Cain Allison
                                Maureen Roche Manning          PHILANTHROPIC CHAIRMAN                TICKET COORDINATOR
2010 CHAIRMAN-ELECT                                            Julie Buaas Harris                    Judy Stewart McEnany
Susan Arnold Martin             DOOR PRIZES
                                Norma Jean Vega Brown          PHILANTHROPIC LIAISON                 TICKETS - ON-LINE PURCHASES
2009 PAST CHAIRMAN                                             Lois Hamilton Wright                  Sally Kerbow Brollier
Cooky Maddox Mays               ENTERTAINING WITH ANTIQUES
                                Janice Jay Culp                PHOTOGRAPHY                           TICKETS - SHOW ENTRY
2008 PAST CHAIRMAN              Nancy Ann Sharp                Carol Kihm Schreiber                  Nancy McCormick Nees
Nancy Collins Craig                                            Lisa Breath Wooldridge                Marilyn Morse Wright
                                EXHIBITORS’ ASSISTANCE
ALUMNAE PRESIDENT               Julie Buaas Harris             PREVIEW PARTY                         TOURS
Sallie Wynne Mansell            Patsy Ford Holmes              Sallie Wynne Mansell                  Ruthie Rand Waldrop
                                                               Liz Winfield Rigney
ALUMNAE PRESIDENT - ELECT       EXHIBITORS’ HOSPITALITY        Advisor: Emily Attwell Crosswell      UNDERWRITING CHAIRMAN
Janet Folks Lionberger          Kay Verwohlt Rath                                                    Deborah DeFord Dunkum
                                                               PREVIEW PARTY COMMITTEE
ADMINISTRATORS                  FORUM SPEAKERS                 Susan Magnani Apple                   UNDERWRITING TEAM
Nancy Sellingsloh Bertin        Sarah Brooks Eilers            Emily Wynne Bolin                     Diane Dredge Anderson
Cheri Cathriner Fossler         Sandy Drews Lucas              Carol Browder                         Betty Sellingsloh Clarke
Olivia Ford Munson                                             Suzanne FitzGerrell Caram             Jill Kerbow Imhoff
                                GALLERY TALKS                  Ashley Brunson Clark                  Elizabeth Huber Jeffers
ADVISORS                        Virginia Mitchell Purcell      Laurie Strawman Dorfman               Kathy Clark Lord
Nancy Capps Bradley             Toni Epps Wallingford          Courtney Hill Fertitta                Susie Adams Smith
Deborah DeFord Dunkum                                          Jill Kerbow Imhoff
Julie Buaas Harris              HOSPITALITY-HOSTESS CHAIRMAN   Beth Sanders Moore                    UNDERWRITING COMMITTEE
Elizabeth Winfield Rigney       Cynthia Jones Lange            Lisa Launius O’Leary                  Cynthia Johnson Adkins
                                                               Allison Poarch                        Beverly Bintliff Arnold
FINANCE ADVISOR                 DAY CHAIRMAN                   Adele Taylor Spalding                 Frances Nelson Arnoult
Natalie Cabla Tucker            Caren Church LeGrange          Elizabeth Spradling                   Elizabeth Wright Bernica
                                Elizabeth Madray               Giggy Martin Thanheiser               Linda Thompson Bloss
ANTIQUES SHOW TREASURER         Lucy Raulston Mosbacher                                              Anne Sadler Budill
Suzanne Henderson Kerr          Nan Todd Wagoner               RAFFLE CHAIRMAN                       Leslie Stewart Carrigan
                                                               Molly Johnson                         Ashley Brunson Clark
ASST. ANTIQUES SHOW TREASURER LEGACY ‘CAN-CAN’                                                       Anne Garwood Conner
Susan Akright Stanton         Kate Flack Scott                 RAFFLE COMMITTEE                      Nancy Collins Craig
                              Laura Overton Wheless            Jordan Buckalew                       Catherine Paddock Crain
ALUMNAE REPRESENTATIVE                                         Sydney Eiland                         Emily Attwell Crosswell
Torri Corcoran                LOAN EXHIBIT ‘LEGACIES’          Ellen English                         Ellen Lloyd Cummins
                              Sheryl Tucker Bech               Sarah Fowler                          Linda Castellon Debrovner
YOUNG ALUMNAE LIAISON         Christina Brophy O’Shell         Georgea Pappas                        Patricia Hamilton Dewhurst
Catherine Codispoti           Tita Davis Paddock               Mollie Schall                         Jeannie Ward Frazier
                              Michelle Miller Shedd            Margeaux Stephens                     Nancy Elizabeth Wright Garfield
ADVERTISING                                                    Cabell Walker                         Jan Williams Graham
Lisa Lowry Schwartz           MAILING                                                                Janet McDonald Hobby
                              Cynthia Jones Lange              PREVIEW PARTY DOOR TICKETS            Marjorie Bintliff Johnson
APPRAISAL DAY                 Mary Kay Fennell Mohrmann        Christi Neuenschwander Parker         Martha Taylor Jones
Margaret McCullough Buescher                                   Advisor: Jan Armstrong Neuenschwan-   Anne Lamkin Kinder
Dinah Hampton McClymonds      MUSIC                            der                                   Cynthia Jones Lange
Judy Camp Sauer               Sharon Gray Ley-Lietzow                                                Janet Folks Lionberger
                                                               PUBLICITY POSTERS/YARD SIGNS          Stephanie Lionberger
AUDIO/VISUAL COORDINATOR        NEW COLLECTOR                  Emily Chaudoir Adams                  Nicole Wilkins Manning
Alice Arnold Helms              Catherine Codispoti            Reagan Ladd                           Dinah Hampton McClymonds
                                Jennifer Justice Bowen                                               Mary Catherine Farrington Miller
CATALOG CO-CHAIRMEN                                            PUBLICITY/SIGNAGE                     Beth Sanders Moore
Sharon Hurst Hibbert            NEW COLLECTOR COMMITTEE        Nicole Scanlin                        Betsy Wise Nelson
Jana Laird Phillips             Caroline Ballard                                                     Tita Davis Paddock
                                Amy Fox                        SANTA’S CAFÉ                          Katie Harris Patterson
CATALOG COMMITTEE               Kelly Covey Russell            Nancy Ann Sharp                       Allison Poarch
Catie Allen                     Jenny Ulbik                    Hallie Henley Sims                    Elizabeth Rhem
Diane Dredge Anderson                                                                                Susan “Susu” Scott Ross
Nikki Elmiger                   ANTIQUES 101 CHAIR             TEA ROOM CHAIRMAN                     Sherrie Harris Sale
Catherine Feehan                Ashley Longoria                Jane Huston Humphreys                 Judy Camp Sauer
Maura Aiken McCarthy                                                                                 Lynda Knapp Underwood
Catalog Portrait Ads            ANTIQUES 101 COMMITTEE         TEA ROOM COMMITTEE                    Mary Kristen Plumhoff Valentine
Kathleen Hannah Waugh           Katie Arendale                 Linda Castellon Debrovner             Toni Epps Wallingford
Commemorative Pages             Caroline Ballard               Marilyn Chesher Lynch                 Virginia Meyers Seale Watt
Beth Welsh Black                Meredith Bass                  Marti Stilwell Peterson               Mary Burkett Whaling
Exhibitor Ads                   Amanda Benson                  Connie Harris Seger                   Laura Overton Wheless
Cindy Broussard Balderach       Brooke Bernhardt
                                Elizabeth Biar                 THETA MOTHERS’ CLUB LIAISON           VALET PARKING
CORRESPONDING SECRETARIES       Erin Burrous                   Laura Elliott Suffield                Anna Beth Hamilton Hill
Deanne Wagner White             Jennifer Darwin
Jennifer Justice Bowen          Alex Farrell                   THETA NAME TAGS                       WEBSITE
                                HollyAnne Farris               Lori Good Johnson                     Lida Brown Herring
DATABASE                        Sarah Fowler                   Janie Moran Schubert
Nancy Capps Bradley             Amy Fox
                                Erica Gray                     THETA TICKET SALES
                                Justine Klinke                 Amanda Copeland Gyeszly
                                Nancy Kate Prescott
Thetas to provide
dinners for Bo’s Place
in December
 H     ow excited we are to announce that once again the
       Houston Thetas are providing holiday dinners on two
evenings in December at Bo’s Place.
   Our dates are Wednesday, Dec. 8 and Monday, Dec. 13th.
We are asking for volunteers to help serve and need donations
to purchase the food. If you are interested in donating to the
purchase of turkeys, hams, vegetables, cookies, rolls and all


                                                                 Camp For All
“fixings”, please send your donations to Sallie Mansell.
   Alice Helms, Kathy Waugh and Elizabeth Madray are our
chairpersons. Please contact them if you would like to help.


                                                                 to honor Thetas
For the Wednesday date, you may call or email Alice Helms,
713-626-2965 alicehelms@comcast.net or Kathy Waugh, 832-
419-2288 kathleen_waugh@yahoo.com.

                                                                 on February 19
   For the Monday date, please contact Elizabeth Madray at
832-858-2300 eamadray@gmail.com.
•Alice Helms

                                                                   C    amp For All, a unique,
                                                                        barrier free camp
                                                                 working in partnership with
                                                                                                   Camp For All is a way to rec-
                                                                                                   ognize the important financial
                                                                                                   support and the countless
                                                                 other non-profits to enrich the   volunteer hours which they
                                                                 lives of children and adults      have contributed to us. Kappa
                                                                 with challenging illnesses        Alpha Theta has enabled
                                                                 or special needs and their        Camp For All to provide pro-
                                                                 families throughout the year      grams where our more than
                                                                 is proud to honor the Houston     8,000 campers can continue
                                                                 Alumnae Chapter of Kappa          to Discover Life!
                                                                 Alpha Theta at the annual            The Houston Alumnae
                                                                 CampFest event on Feb. 19,        Chapter truly exemplifies the
                                                                 2011 in Houston.                  core purposes of their orga-
                                                                    According to Pat Prior         nization which are ‘to learn,
                                                                 Sorrells, President and CEO       grow and excel.’ We are
                                                                 of Camp For All, “honoring        deeply grateful.”
                                                                 the Theta’s commitment to         •Liz Rigney




                                                                 Founders’ Day set
                                                                 for January 26
                                                                  F    ounders’ Day will be Wednesday, January 26, 2011, at
                                                                       the Jr. League of Houston from 11:00am -1:00pm Look
                                                                 for your invitation in the mail in December. We will honor
                                                                 our 75 and 50 year Thetas, Theta of the Year and Twin Stars!
                                                                 Contact Cindy Balderach, Catherine Codispoti or Allison
                                                                 Fowler if you have questions.
                                                                 •Catherine Codispoti
Kappa Alpha Theta
Houston Alumnae Chapter
6219 Olympia                                                                                                                                           NON-PROFIT
Houston, TX 77057-3527                                                                                                                                      ORG.
                                                                                                                                                       U.S. POSTAGE
RETURN SERVICE REQUESTED                                                                                                                                    PAID
                                                                                                                                                         HOUSTON,
We’re on the web!                                                                                                                                         TEXAS
                                                                                                                                                        PERMIT NO.
www.houstonthetas.org                                                                                                                                       7446




                        November
                        Mah Jongg ............................................................................................................................... each Monday
                        Bible Study .............................................................................................................................. each Monday
   Save the Date!




                        Investment Group ...........................................................................................................................2nd Wed.
                        Theta at the Movies .............................................................................................................................Nov. 9
                        General Meeting & Lunch ..................................................................................................................Nov. 10
                        Antiques Show Preview Party ...........................................................................................................Nov. 17
                        Antiques Show..............................................................................................................................Nov. 18-21
                        Young Alums/Antiques Show .............................................................................................................Nov. 20
                        December
                        Mah Jongg ............................................................................................................................... each Monday
                        Bible Study .............................................................................................................................. each Monday
                        Investment Group ...........................................................................................................................2nd Wed.
                        Kappa Pilgrimage ............................................................................................................................ Dec. 1-3
                        Bo’s Place Dinners ........................................................................................................................Dec. 8, 13
                        Young Alums Christmas Party .............................................................................................................Dec. 5
                        Nite Kites Christmas Party.................................................................................................................Dec. 14
                        Christmas Brunch ..............................................................................................................................Dec. 17
                        January
                        Mah Jongg ............................................................................................................................... each Monday
                        Bible Study .............................................................................................................................. each Monday
                        Investment Group ...........................................................................................................................2nd Wed.
                        Young Alums Founders’ Day ............................................................................................................. Jan. 23
                        Founders’ Day ................................................................................................................................... Jan. 26

				
DOCUMENT INFO
Shared By:
Categories:
Tags:
Stats:
views:174
posted:7/30/2011
language:English
pages:8