GAZELLE STL NOVEMBER 2017 - Page 81

COMMUNITY & CULTURE 1 1 4 3 2 2 Starcatchers Gala 5 SEE AND BE SEEN ST. LOUIS COUNTY LIBRARY PHOTOS BY BRYAN SCHRAIER T hemed Under the Big Top, this year’s St. Louis County Library Foundation Starcatchers Gala benefited programs like Born to Read, which promotes early literacy. The event at Library Headquarters began with a cocktail reception, and featured silent and oral auctions, a seated dinner and post-dinner entertainment by author and NPR personality Roy Blount Jr. The dinner program also recognized Becky Kueker and Don Musick III with the Starcatchers Award for their dedication to bettering the library. The gala was co-chaired by Brian and Jennifer Davies, and Mike and Lisa Walsh. 6 1. Brian & Jennifer Davies 2. Lisa & Mike Walsh 3. Jennifer Klaverkamp, Debra Hollingsworth 4. Don & Kelli Mitchell, Tom & JoAnn Sandifer, Michele & Brad Sowers 5. Lisa & Peter Bogart 6. Susan & Steve Rhoades SAVVY I SOPHISTICATED I SASSY 79