St. Charles Avenue - February 2018

Morgan's Note

With the first half of the month focused on Mardi Gras and the second half on recovering from it, there isn’t much time for our everyday schedules. But, as my six-month-old reminds me at his nap time, maintaining the parts…

Operatic Odyssey

The Women’s Guild of the New Orleans Opera Association celebrated its 75th anniversary.

February Events

21 “Fête de Voyage,” benefiting Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, 523-6530, extension 30 21 “New Orleans Take Steps,” benefiting Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation, 408-2119, CCTakeSteps.org/NewOrleans2018 23 “Une Affaire d’Avant Garde: En Blanc et Noir,” benefiting Ballet Resource And Volunteer Organization of the…

Bev's Note

I love the Edible Schoolyard! I volunteered there for two years at Samuel J. Green School, so I’m very excited to present the biggest fundraiser for them on our cover this month! This is the ninth annual “An Edible Evening,”…

Health & Beauty

Children’s Hospital CHNola.org/pediatrics Children’s Pediatrics provides primary care in and around the Greater New Orleans area. With practices in 13 locations, including the After Hours Clinic, they treat more than 150,000 children each year. Their goal is to not only…

Jazz in the Garden

“Fête du Jardin” recognized Patricia H. Gay for her lifetime of service to historic preservation.

On the Cover

Co-Chairs Ann Heslin and Catherine Hales; FirstLine Schools Board President Brian Egana; Patron Co-Chair, Board Member and sponsor Capital One representative Carol Starr; and Langston Hughes Academy Leader Kamisha Gray are pictured representing “An Edible Evening,” benefiting Edible Schoolyard New…

Backing the Blue

More than 650 gathered to show support for New Orleans law enforcement.

2018 Bridal Resource Directory

CATERING & FOOD SERVICES Antoine’s 713 St. Louis St., New Orleans 504-581-4422 Antoines.com   Arnaud’s 813 Bienville Ave., New Orleans 504-523-5433 ArnaudsRestaurant.com   Ralph Brennan Catering & Events 112 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie 504-539-5511 RalphBrennanCatering.com   CLOTHING (BRIDE, BRIDESMAID, MOTHER…

Traveling with Touro

Honoring Dr. Tom Oelsner, the “Touro Infirmary Foundation” gala supported Wellness Center upgrades.

St. Charles Avenue’s Annual Couture Wedding Guide

She could have chosen anywhere in the world to get married – money was no object – and she chose New Orleans. When tennis superstar Serena Williams married Alexis Ohanian last November, she chose to stage her nuptials at the…

Snapshots

Tara Caro, Austin Caro, Liz Lotz and Reid Caro show off their costumes at “SEALebration” at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas in October. The annual thank-you party for Audubon members was fall-themed and featured close-up animal encounters, music, games…

Seafood for Spring

Antoine’s Chef Michael Regua shares Soft Shell Crab topped With Crawfish Cardinal on a Bed of Onion Rice

Central to the City

Combining free arts education with entrepreneurship training, YAYA bolsters young artists.

Valentine’s Day

1. Pack your most kissable lipstick in a leather crossbody clutch in blush. FeBe Clothing, 474 Metairie Road, 83505250, FeBeClothing.com 2. Imagine opening a little black box with a sparkling rose gold spike ring tucked inside. Porter Lyons, 631 Toulouse…