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1957 4th Friday Lunch Bunch

December 4, 2014 by Mary Louise Hundley Larison Smith (Register to contact)

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4th FRIDAY LUNCH BUNCH
We are going CO-ED with our lunches, inviting the men graduates of 1957 and also husbands and wives of our graduating members to our monthly lunch events. Some of the 1958 Classmates are joining in.

Fourth Friday Lunches run January- October, 11:00 a.m. to be seated and order by 11:30 so we can beat the crowd.
Save the following:
1957 Graduate Lunch Schedule for 2015: You Can Browse all of these on your Computer—and print out coupons!!!
Print and put on your refrigerator door!
January 23, 2015: Cheese Cake Factory, 6675 W. 119th St. Overland Park, KS (913) 451-XXXX
February 27, 2015: Ophelia’s, 201 N. Main, Independence, MO (816) 461-XXXX
March 27, 2015: Stroud’s, 135th and Antioch, 8301 W. 135th Overland Park, KS (913) 499-XXXX
April 24th, 2015: Bean Counter Café, between Blue Springs and Lee’s Summit on Highway 7, take a right off 50 Highway and go left to 9019 Missouri Highway 7, or Right in Blue Springs on 7 Highway (816) 874-XXXX
May 22, 2015: Andre’s (by popular demand) 4919 W. 119th St., Leawood, KS (913) 498-XXXX
June 26, 2015: (in lieu of Cookout) Greenwood Tea Room 502 W. Main in Greenwood, MO, off 50 Highway, and Field Trip after lunch to Cockrell Mercantile, in Cockrell , MO– a few miles east on 50 Highway, Just a bit East of Highway 7— (816) 537-XXXX
July 24, 2015: Branding Iron in Harrisonville, MO, Great BBQ; 2027 N. Commercial St., (816) 380-XXXX
August 28, 2015: Johnny Cascone’s (another repeat from 2014) 6863 W. 91st Street, Overland Park (913) 381-XXXX
September 25, 2015: Belton Tea Room at Country Keepsakes, 501 Main Street; (816) 348-XXXX . Good food and filling for the fella’s. Great Pot Roast!
October 23, 2015: Vivilore Italian Cuisine 10815 E Winner Rd Independence, MO 64052-3757
(816) 836-XXXX
December 5th, 2015: Christmas Party in Grandview…..
MARK YOUR 2015 CALENDARS NOW FOR 2015—

4th Friday Lunches

November 23, 2014 by Mary Louise Hundley Larison Smith (Register to contact)

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We’ve gone Co-Ed, Graduation Class 1957, some ‘58’s have joined us!

1957 4th Friday Lunch Bunch! Schedule for 2015: You can Browse all of these on Computer and print out coupons.

1. January 23, 2015: Cheese Cake Factory, 6675 W. 119th St. Overland Park, KS (913) 451-XXXX
2. February 27, 2015: Ophelia’s, 201 N. Main, Independence, MO
(816) 461-XXXX

3. March 27, 2015: Stroud’s, 135th and Antioch, 8301 W. 135th

4. April 24th, 2015: Bean Counter Café, between Blue Springs and Lee’s Summit on Highway 7, take a right off 50 Highway and go left to 9019 Missouri Highway 7, or Right in Blue Springs on 7 Highway (816) 874-XXXX

5. May 22, 2015: Andre’s (by popular demand) 4919 W. 119th St., Leawood, KS (913) 498-XXXX

6. June 26, 2015: (in lieu of Cookout) Greenwood Tea Room 502 W. Main in Greenwood, MO, off 50 Highway, and Field Trip after lunch to Cockrell Mercantile, in Cockrell – a few miles east on 50 Highway off 7 Highway (816) 537-XXXX

7. July 24, 2015: Branding Iron in Harrisonville, MO, Great BBQ; 2027 N. Commercial St., (816) 380-XXXX

8. August 28, 2015: Johnny Cascone’s (another repeat from 2014) 6863 W. 91st Street, Overland Park (913) 381-XXXX

9. September 25, 2015: Belton Tea Room at Country Keepsakes, 501 Main Street; (816) 348-XXXX . Good food and filling for the fella’s. Great Pot Roast!

10. October 23, 2015: Frida’s Contemporary Mexican – 7200 W. 12 st, Overland Park, (913) 897-XXXX

11. December 5th, 2015: Christmas Party in Grandview…..

2015 4th Friday Lunches

November 22, 2014 by Mary Louise Hundley Larison Smith (Register to contact)

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We have gone Co-Ed, so bring your partner out to lunch once a month and enjoy the food and good company!
1957 Graduate Lunch Schedule for 2015: Can Browse all of these on Computer.

1. January 23, 2015: Cheese Cake Factory, 6675 W. 119th St. Overland Park, KS (913) 451-XXXX
2. February 27, 2015: Ophelia’s, 201 N. Main, Independence, MO
(816) 461-XXXX

3. March 27, 2015: Stroud’s, 135th and Antioch, 8301 W. 135th (the old MiMi’s Restaurant. Overland Park, KS (913) 499-XXXX

4. April 24th, 2015: Bean Counter Café, between Blue Springs and Lee’s Summit on Highway 7, take a right off 50 Highway and go left to 9019 Missouri Highway 7, or Right in Blue Springs on 7 Highway (816) 874-XXXX

5. May 22, 2015: Andre’s (by popular demand) 4919 W. 119th St., Leawood, KS (913) 498-XXXX

6. June 26, 2015: (in lieu of Cookout) Greenwood Tea Room 502 W. Main in Greenwood, MO, off 50 Highway, and Field Trip after lunch to Cockrell Mercantile, in Cockrell – a few miles east on 50 Highway off 7 Highway (816) 537-XXXX

7. July 24, 2015: Branding Iron in Harrisonville, MO, Great BBQ; 2027 N. Commercial St., (816) 380-XXXX

8. August 28, 2015: Johnny Cascone’s (another repeat from 2014) 6863 W. 91st Street, Overland Park (913) 381-XXXX

9. September 25, 2015: Belton Tea Room at Country Keepsakes, 501 Main Street; (816) 348-XXXX . Good food and filling for the fella’s. Great Pot Roast!

10. October 23, 2015: Frida’s Contemporary Mexican – 7200 W. 12 st, Overland Park, (913) 897-XXXX

11. December 5th, 2015: Christmas Party in Grandview…..

1957/58 Ladies Luncheon

March 6, 2014 by Mary Louise Hundley Larison Smith (Register to contact)

March 28, EGGTC; on the Plaza, KC, MO
*April 25, Tatsu’s (French Cuisine); 4603 W 90th St, Prairie Village, KS
May 23, Jess & Jim’s Steak House, Martin City
June 27th, Yearly Cook Out for everyone—more later!
July 25, RC’s in Martin City
August 22, Fiorella’s/Jack Stack’s, Martin City
September 26, Longhorn Steak House, 1212 E North Ave, Belton, MO
October 24, Frida’s (Contemporary Mexican) 7200 121 St. (Metcalf Ave. and 121st St.)
Overland Park, KS
Then it will be Thanksgiving and Christmas again!

Class of '57

July 6, 2013 by Mary Louise Hundley Larison Smith (Register to contact)

2nd Annual Cookout! Carl and Linda Cockrum in Raymore, have invited us to their place on August 23, 4-7:00 p.m. for a cookout. Please bring a dish or dessert that goes with Burgers & Brats!
Yard games if you choose! See you there!

1957 Ladies

May 31, 2013 by Mary Louise Hundley Larison Smith (Register to contact)

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Ladies Luncheon for 1957 women graduates! We had one in Belton in May and are having another luncheon at Henry's in Lee's Summit, on June 28, 2013 e-mail me at *****@embarqmail.com if you wish to attend so we can call in appropriate numbers. Henry's Antiques-
Collectibles 401 Se Douglas St · Lees Summit or leave a message at (816) 761-XXXX soon.

1973 CLASS PARTY

October 2, 2009 by Phyllis Winters (Register to contact)

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THIS IS A NOTICE THAT ALL 1973 CLASSMATES ARE INVITED TO A COCKTAIL PARTY ON OCTOBER 17TH AT DICARLO'S IN INDEPENDENCE. GO TO CLASSMATES FOR ANY INFORMATION OR CONTACT ME AT:pmw0955
2*****.com HOPE TO SEE YOU PHYLLIS

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