CAUSE TO CELEBRATE
Brunch: Lizanne Reger was honoree at a brunch and baby shower. Hostesses were Kris Weir and Mary Price and their daughters, Meg Weir and Eileen Everest, in the Price home. Lizanne and her husband, Joe Reger, live in Washington. Guests voted whether they thought the baby who will be born in December would be a girl or a boy.
Gift: The hostesses gave the honoree a silver baby spoon from Tiffany's.
Guests: Linda Garrett, Betty Jane Garrett, Abby Garrett, Nancy Anthony, Tina Beal, Ashley Black, Sally Black, Burke Beck, Peggy Duncan, Reistle Cohenour, Anne Graves, Linda Klos, Jennifer Klos, Lindsey Parke, Berta Faye Rex, Carol Taylor, Lauren Paternostro, Shirley Kirschner, Becky Buchanan and Alison Taylor were at the party.
TOAST THE BRIDE
Party: Liz Eickman, who plans to marry Marvin Quinn in December, was honored at a “Toast The Bride” event in the home of Gayle Semtner. Toasts were given by Wendy Simpson, Pat Gallagher and Kay Goebel.
Decor: Bouquets of roses were set around the house and a large engagement ring balloon greeted guests.
Perfect entertainment: Questions and answers were posted throughout the house such as “How did they meet?” Answer: “Rowing.” Guests enjoyed finding out the facts since some of them were surprised about the wedding plans.
Menu: Petits fours and Champagne was served.
Seen: Kim Stapeton, Cynthia Cope, Gennie Johnson, Jenifer Houston, Julia Kirk, Emilykay Mitchelson, Robbie Kienzle, Lynn Watson, Nancy Sharrock, Joy Reed Belt and Tiana Douglas were among the guests.
SOCK IT TO ME
Occasion: A 60th anniversary cocktail reception for family owned McCubbin Hosiery was held at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club. Hosts were Mark and David McCubbin, grandsons of the founder. They greeted guests as they arrived and were joined by other family members, including D'Arline McCubbin, Marta McCubbin, Sarah and Alison McCubbin, Ashley McCubbin, Kimberly and Austin Heape and Becky McCubbin.
Decorations: A hosiery machine from 1915 sat at the front door of the country club. There was also a company timeline, company catalogs from the 1960s, portraits of Richard McCubbin and Chester McCubbin. Centerpieces were yarn cones (used for knitting) filled with flowers. Leg forms with assorted socks decorated the bar area.
Take away treats: Party favors were anniversary socks designed for the occasion.
Cake: A chiffon cake designed in the shape of the “leg lamp” from the movie “A Christmas Story” was served.
Seen: Christy and Jim Everest, Lucinda and David Huffman, Millie and Johnson Hightower, Gene Rainbolt, Liz and Kent Hoffman, Meg Salyer, Aimee and David Harlow, Allen Teng, Allison Trilling and Warren Stephens.
RIBBON CUTTING/OPEN HOUSE
Event: The Mary Nichols' Family Leadership Center was the scene for the Girl Scouts of Western Oklahoma's ribbon cutting and open house.
Details: The ceremony speakers included Shannon Evers, Linda Whittington, Polly and Larry Nichols and Mary Nichols. Mary Nichols told about her days as a Girl Scout leader and her experience of going to Girl Scout Camp last year for a day. Polly talked about the great community people helping with the scout campaign, and Larry said, “Any project that makes my wife happy, honors my mother and helps a great organization in the community is an easy decision” (to support).
Food/flowers: Susie Booth provided food, including mushroom caps, Mexican cheesecake, pecan delights. Gerbera daisies in glass vases were on the tables.
Special guests: Karen and Rob Luke, Ann-Clore and Walt Duncan, Joan Maguire, Alice and Dr. Ken Whittington, Tracy Alford, LaDonna Meinders, Gene Rainbolt, Teresa Rose, Wendi Schuur, Dr. Gabriel Pardo, Rusty LaForge, Susan Hardy-Brooks, Annie Bohanon, Mike Turpen, Kyle Essmiller, Nancy Anthony, Dr. Kay Goebel, Holly Healey, Tom Brett, Sally Starling, Crystal Slater and Susan Bohl.
CASADY LEADERSHIP CIRCLE
Appreciation event: Leadership Circle members and major donors of Casady School were honored with an event held in the home of Katie and Tony Say. 160 guests attended.
Giving back: The party was for donors who give at least $1,000 to the school annually.
LADIES MUSIC CLUB
Ready for fall: The Oklahoma City Ladies Music Club members had the annual fall luncheon at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club. It is the 104th season.
Program: President Wanda Davidson presided and introduced Donna Miller and Kitty McPherson Kravitz, both past presidents, as 50-year members. Virginia Campbell introduced The Paganini Trio — Joseph Gold, Debbie Dare and Jaume Torrent — who played for the group.