The Pink Panther was found up
The Pink Panther theme was carried out with a giant statue, bearing a strong resemblance to actor
Guests included Glendale attorney Allen Sarkisian and wife Robina Sarkisian; Paula Devine, pretty in pink with her signature gold hoop earrings, and husband Art Devine.
Ark Educational Director Melina Sardar made sure guests had their every need filled. Sardar is soon to leave for
Sardar estimated that "hopefully" the evening's proceeds will total $5,000 to $8,000.
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July showers brought wedding and baby showers that blossomed over the weekend. Janel Crane's bridal shower was held at the Glendale home of Judy and
Party hostesses with the mostest were Judy Ritchie, Carma Watrous, Kathy Lee and Sara Beth Sheffield. Crane's BFF's from Glendale included Sheffield's mother Linda Sheffield, Melissa Madsen, Nancy Kochi, Lois Frost and Anna Jump — all enjoying the traditional gift opening.
Judy Ritchie went all out with a dining room table filled with sweets and savories. The couple-dozen shower guests went away well-satiated and looking forward to the nuptials in August.
Glendale resident Malia Jones was also treated to a shower Saturday. Her baby shower was held at the North Central Avenue apartment of hostess Noura Christensen. The very pregnant Jones is due to give birth to baby son Kekoa at the end of this month.
Guests bearing blue baby gifts included shower hostess Susan McNeill, Nettie Allison and Heather Phillips, enjoying a little party time away from her own three sons. Guests dropping by from the earlier Crane wedding shower included Lois Frost, Melissa Madsen and yours truly.