St. Charles Avenue - June 2011 05/27/2011 Site Staff FacebookTwitter Fund-Racing and FunChildren’s Hospital hosts its annual Sugarplum Ball with a horseracing theme. Blooms by DesignArt was in bloom at the New Orleans Museum of Art. Roasting with a SmileDelgado Community College honors Plaquemines Parish President. History in the MakingPRC raises money to preserve New Orleans’ historical architecture. Acclaimed AngelsProject Lazarus honors major advocates at its 25th annual dinner. A Sauté Toward Ballet EducationThe Prix d’Elegance Luncheon benefits NOBA’s educational programs. Mardi Gras MamboBridge House kicks off 2012 Mardi Gras season with annual fundraiser. june schooldays 2011 june snapshots 2011 Andrew Woodward DowningAndrew Woodward Downing is a seventh grader at Stuart Hall School for Boys, and he’s very active in his community. Volunteering with the Miracle League has been one of his most rewarding experiences. Last spring, Downing was paired up with… Laborde – BonhamBlayne Yves Laborde and James Davis Bonham were introduced through a mutual friend at a party in 2008. Instantly they were inseparable and, as they say, the rest is history.Two years later, while home for the weekend for the Osiris… Diet DreamsWork out your way to better health For the Little Children and Us AllChapman and Sara Hyams’ New Orleans legacykids gifts Kinder CoolNew Orleans’ locally owned children’s stores cater to fashion-forward moms, covering all the bases from infancy through pre-K and beyond with carefully edited collections for stylish occasions.Kalencom of New Orleans thoroughly modern diaper bags in eye-popping patterns at Little Miss… Paws in AweWays to wow your pets Party HardyChef Alex Harrell of Sylvain fills us up with his Sautéed Shrimp and Durum Pasta with Roasted Tomatoes, Corn and Bacon. Along the Avenue June 2011What a spring! Funds were raised for good causes, glasses raised in praise of birthdays and celebrations and there was general merrymaking all around. There was a royal wedding in England (come now, admit you watched it on the telly).…Father’s Day Turn Down the HeatSunburn treatments you already own. A note from BevWe are so thrilled to feature honoree Harry Connick Sr. surrounded by three gorgeous Victory Belles for the 2011 Iberia Bank Victory Ball for the National World War II Museum. The party is Friday, June 3, and begins with the… On the CoverSpecial thanks to Kacey Hill and Jessica Skelly of the National World War II Museum for their invaluable assistance, and to Victory Belles Tara Brewer, Courtney Boe and Mandi Ridgdell.Celebrate the opening of the John E. Kushner Restoration Pavilion, the… Chocolate and CheeseJune is National Candy Month, but who designated it so? Perhaps the same masterminds behind National Dairy Month, also in June. While I’ve staved off osteoporosis with a daily habit of peanut butter cup ice cream for the past decade,… A Dancing Diva Summer PartyWe still have time to enjoy a June night without too much heat; capitalize on this by planning an outdoor soirée. My husband, Johnny Church, has an incredible collection of 1950s and ’60s 45 records that we have on our… The Heart and Soul of GivingBlue and white gingham-draped tables and buffets on old cedar doors greeted guests with” a backyard, juke joint feel at Legacy Donor Foundation’s “Soul Revival 2011” on April 8.The Tree of Life Bar, a circle bar with a lighted tree… A Tremendous TourThe Junior League of New Orleans’ annual Kitchen Tour began with a Kick-Off Party.