Occasion: Members of Beta Theta chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma at the University of Oklahoma, Norman, celebrated during a Centennial Celebration weekend. Pledge class decade parties were held Friday at local restaurants.
Saturday lunch: At the luncheon active and alumnae members met for chapter updates. Among the speakers was Annie Tucker, 2011 pledge class. The Pickers, the active members a cappella group, sang Kappa songs.
Saturday night: There was a steak dinner and dance that evening and Dave and the Wavetones performed classic songs from several decades. Current chapter president Ashtin Evans talked about the sorority chapter’s activities. Irises, the official sorority flower, decorated the ballroom at the Embassy Suites.
THE GREAT EGG HUNT
Event: Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club members had breakfast with their children and grandchildren and then the young people participated in the traditional egg hunt. Age groups were toddler, 3-4, 5-6, and 7-11 years old.
Other activities: The children also decorated eggs, had their faces painted for Easter, played games and enjoyed the petting zoo.
CAMPUS ARTS CELEBRATION
Picnic: Casady School celebrated the arts on the school campus with a picnic recently. “Evening of the Arts” showcased performing and visual art talents of the students.
Art venues: Those who attended moved around the campus to different venues for orchestra, choir and theater performances by students of all ages. Also featured were artwork, sculpture and photography.
Sponsors: The Casady Annual Fund has traditionally presented Evening of the Arts and this year members had assistance from the newly formed Arts Alliance, a group to support the Casady performing and visual arts.
Tea: Oklahoma Art League members were hostesses for the Spring Guest Day Tea and Past President’s Day at the Northwest Library. Keynote speaker was Michael Whittington, who highlighted Oklahoma Art League memorabilia from the 1913 Century Chest. He also talked about his hopes for the Oklahoma City Museum of Art. Anna McMillin was event chairman and Kaye Adams is OAL president. Linda Barnett is program chairman.
Food/flowers: The Catering Connection provided food, and colorful Easter flowers decorated the room.
Past presidents: Past club presidents were honored by Anne Gray, president-elect.
Seen: At the event were Arden Barrett, Kay Smith, Stacey Swafford, Patti Birchall, Karen Gray, Carol Kaspereit, Joyce Stewart, Judie Steelman, Chris Ayers, Sharon Bozalis, Emogene Collins, Norma Gallagher, Jan Smith, Ann Costello, Betty Crow, Sue Francis, Patty Harper, Donna Hopper, Anne McKenny, Cheryl Melton, Beth Adams, Nadine Holloway, DeAnn Parham, Sara Treadway, Carey Sue Vega, Helen Dailey, Carolyn Howell and Cheryl Hewett.