Honoring Rebecca and Joe
Party: A “Let’s Celebrate!” cocktail buffet on Sept. 27 honored Rebecca Arnold and Joe Smaby. It was in the home of Pam and Bill Shdeed and hosts were the Shdeeds, Jane and John Crain, Nancy and Bob Ellis, Diane and Bill Wheat, and Gigi and Tom Wolfe.
Bubbly: Blake Arnold, the bride’s father, toasted the engaged couple. They were married Sept. 29.
The food/decor: On the menu was sugar charred salmon, grilled chicken, corn salad, Caesar salad, wild rice salad with sugar snapped peas and carrots and triple fudge brownies and lemon squares. The outside area was decorated with a huge lighted globe.
Seen: Among the guests were Lynn and Mike Kelly, Gay and Ed Kirby, Shari Kerr, Sara and Rob Northwood, Helen and Bob Sullivan, Sarah and Paul Malloy, Liz and Clark Ward, Carla and Dick Ellis, and Vicki and Jim English.
Joe Smaby, Rebecca Arnold, Reed Arnold, and Laura Steiger.
Seth Vannatta, Rachel Vannatta, Nancy Arnold, and Michele and Nick Smaby.
Bob and Nancy Ellis, Pam Shdeed, Gigi Toma, and Bill Shdeed.
Ron Bradshaw, Jane Crain, John Crain, and Martha Bradshaw.