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Parties Extra!---August 25, 2008---Red Earth has afternoon party

by Helen Ford Wallace Modified: May 17, 2013 at 12:21 pm •  Published: August 25, 2008

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Party-goers listen to the information about the auction items. (Photo by Helen Ford Wallace.)

Red Earth board members and their friends were in the home of Carleen and Jerry Burger for desserts, wine and champagne.

There was a silent and live auction of artwork including paintings, jewelry, Indian pots and one beautifully- woven shawl. Robin Marsh was the auctioneer.

Guests at the party hear about the auction items. (Photo by Helen Ford Wallace)

Board members brought special desserts for the party which were judged in the categories of “Best Dessert” and “Best Presentation.”  Lou Kerr and Louise Painter won the prizes.  Mark Sullivan and Bill Wallace were judges for the competition.

Executive director Connie Yellowman talked about the upcoming Red Earth activities.  The 13th annual Allie Reynolds Memorial Golf Tournament is set for Oct. 13 at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club.

The next Red Earth Festival is June 5, 6 and 7, 2009, at the Cox Convention Center.

Lou Kerr wins ribbon for delicious dessert contest. (Photo by Helen Ford Wallace).

Louise Painter displays her prize after winning for one of the best desserts. (Photo by Helen Ford Wallace).

Special desserts were served at the party. (Photo by Helen Ford Wallace).

Special cookie trays were on the table. (Photo by Helen Ford Wallace).

Red Earth Executive Director Connie Yellowman welcomes the guests. (Photo by Helen Ford Wallace).

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by Helen Ford Wallace
Society Editor
Helen Ford Wallace is a columnist covering society-related events/news for The Oklahoman. She puts local parties online with daily updates. She creates, maintains and runs a Parties blog which includes web casts. She is an online web editor for...
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