Jayhawk Rotary members and their families gathered for a picnic on May 31 at the Rotary Arboretum. Brad Finkeldei, far right, and daughter Chaney, prepare to launch a water balloon to his wife, Amy, and daughter Raegan.
A five-member South Korean Rotary Group Study Team toured Northeast Kansas during May. Following their visit to the Lawrence Jayhawk Rotary Club, Dick Stuntz, center, gave golf-putting pointers to Jin Ah Park, right, while Yong Deok Kweon observed. Jayhawk Rotarian Stuntz is president of Alvamar Inc.
Jayhawk Rotarian Dave Loch grills hotdogs, brats and chicken for the club picnic on May 31 at the Rotary Arboretum.
The 2008 Hearts of Gold Ball was April 26 at O'Malley Beverage. The proceeds will be used for equipment for the special needs nursery at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. The nursery is to be named Tensie's Nursery in memory of the late Tensie Oldfather. Back row from left are Dr. Eric Huerter, Dr. Steve Bruner and Eric Kimuri; second row from left are Dr. Pam Huerter, Kathy Bruner and Dr. Larisa Kimuri; front row from left are Denton Nichols, Dr. Lori Hougham and Dr. Malati Harris.
Jan Dreiling, left, and Kathy Bruner assist with the decorations for the Lawrence Memorial Hospital Endowment Association's 2008 Hearts of Gold Ball. More than 200 volunteers participated in organizing the event on April 26 at O'Malley Beverage.
Chairwomen of decorations for 2008 Hearts of Gold Ball, from left, are Ann McQueeny, Connie Sollars and Ardith Pierce. The event was April 26 at O'Malley Beverage. It raised more than $110,000 this year.
Co-chairs of the 2008 Hearts of Gold Ball are, from left, Wayne Osness, Donna Osness, Jan McCullough and Kent McCullough. The event was April 26 at O'Malley Beverage. More than $110,000 was raised for the newly expanded special care nursery at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
Jan McCullough, from left, and Linda Trotter admire the items to be auctioned at the 2008 Hearts of Gold Ball. More than 700 people attended the event on April 26 at O'Malley Beverage. The event is biannual. O-Malley Beverage will host the event again in 2010.
Doctors Pam Huerter, from left, Lori Hougham, Malati Harris and Larisa Kimuri attended the 2008 Hearts of Gold Ball benefit for Lawrence Memorial Hospital and special care nursery. The event was April 26 at O'Malley Beverage. The doctors are partners at Lawrence Family Medicine and Obstetrics.