*Editor's note: An earlier version of this article incorrectly identified the date of the ARTrageous Baubles Ball. It will happen April 13. This article has been updated to include the correct date.
Two residents recently hosted a kickoff for 's ARTrageous Baubles Ball, which will raise funds for youth arts education.
The cocktail reception happened Feb. 22 at the Clayton home of Pat Whitaker and Dick Miles. Craft Alliance, based in neighboring University City, provides free art-driven educational programs to 4,500 students yearly, a news release states.
The ball will run from 6 to 11 p.m. April 13* at the Palladium Saint Louis. The evening will include art, jewelry, fashion, music and a guest appearance by Valerie Steele, director of The Museum at Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City, according to the release.
Cathy Barancik and Steve Novik will be honored during the event. Susan Barrett and Atul Kamra will chair the celebration.
Those interested in purchasing tickets or learning more are asked to call 314-725-1177 and then dial extension 337.