SM East pair contribute big in soccer All-Star Game. SM East soccer players Jessica Young and Victoria Sabates had a big day on the pitch Saturday. During the Kansas Soccer Coaches Association All-Star Game Saturday, Young’s strong defense helped her East All Stars teammates limit the West All Stars to a single goal, while Sabates scored three of the East team’s four goals and provided the assist for the fourth. Sabates was named the game’s MVP.
Another diary of a Prairie Village teardown. Reader Daniel Moon sent us a note with a link to a blog his family has launched to document their renovation of an aging Cape Cod. Moon said he was inspired to launch the site, growingourhome.com, by the Trenkle family, which documented its own teardown/rebuild at trenklehome.com.
PV native elected to college’s student government. Prairie Village native Natalie Bender has been elected to Graceland University’s House Council. Graceland, a liberal arts college in Lamoni Iowa, has a student government system that elects representatives from each housing unit. Bender will be the Council of House Chaplains Representative for Dimora house.
Neighbor’s Place potluck at Roeland Park Community Center. A two-hour potluck dinner will be held at the Neighbor’s Place Tuesday starting at 5 p.m. The event is free, but you should call 913-826-3160 to RSVP and sign up for your dish. The Neighbor’s Place is a room in the Roeland Park Community Center where meals are served each week day to participants 50 and older. Once every other month the group and others hold a potluck dinner and social time.