A FINE TASTE
Event: Oklahoma City Charity Scotch Tasting.
Where: Nichols Hills home of Peter and Simone Fulmer.
To Benefit: Oklahoma Lawyers for Children.
The Evening: Food and six flights of premium single malt scotch and wine were served. Other features were a cigar bar, pipes and drums by the Highlanders of Oklahoma City, drink service courtesy of Hooters and a presentation by Master of Scotch Whisky, Robert Sickler.
HIGHER EDUCATION BENEFIT
Event: Langston University Annual Scholarship Gala.
Where: Cox Convention Center.
Featured: Grammy-nominated singer Brian McKnight and Langston alumnus and comedian “Jammin'' Jay Lamont.
To Benefit: Student Scholarships.
Honored: Dr. James Mosely, the Rev. J.A. Reed Jr. and Jim Reese, Oklahoma Secretary of Agriculture, were awarded the President's Distinguished Service Award.
Masters of Ceremony: Kavaris Sims, Dontreka Matthews and Jasmine Redo.
Event: Planning Luncheon for the Creativity Ambassadors Gala.
Where: Coach House restaurant.
Welcome: Chairman Annie Bohanon welcomed guests and introduced them to the particulars about the gala on Nov. 12 at the Civic Center Hall of Mirrors.
Among the guests: Gail Beals, Jenny Dunning, Jeanette Elliott, Mary Frates, Pat Gallagher, Jean Hendrickson, Abby Kurin, Susan McCalmont, Mary Ann Prior, Charlotte Richels, Teresa Rose, Sarah Sears and Lori Tyler.
THANKS FOR CARING
Event: Founding Guardian Reception.
Where: Home of Dean and Carol Stringer.
What: The stringers organized a fundraising fellowship to support Youth Services for Oklahoma County. The Guardian program is by invitation only and each Founding Guardian commits to donate at least $1,000 annually for the next three years to YSOC.