St. Charles Avenue - May 2011 04/29/2011 Site Staff FacebookTwitter Foundation for the FutureGuests gather to celebrate the United Negro College Fund. Dog DaysThe ubiquitous hot dog goes gourmet. Fizzing in the CityIt takes a strong arm to make a Ramos Gin Fizz. Candle on the WaterLocal charity raises money for the blind community in New Orleans. Spending a Sunday at Emeril’sEmeril Lagasse hosts a dinner to support mental health services. Say Hello to ScallopsChef Ryan Gall of Salú serves them up with black bean couscous and spicy guava coulis. Raintree Goes Green for Teens“Paint the Town Green” supports youths in need. On the CoverThis year marks many anniversaries for Hermann-Grima/Gallier Historic Houses: Hermann-Grima House celebrates 180 years; Gallier House celebrates 15 years as part of The Woman’s Exchange (which took over the operation of the Gallier House from Tulane University in 1996); The… A Cen-tenn-ial CelebrationThe Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival turns 25 at the author’s 100th birthday. Rosemary Gugert Weds Kenneth Chew KennedyRosemary Gugert met Kenneth Chew Kennedy at Josephine and Hunter Collins’ New Year’s Eve party. He immediately asked her out and she took him to an after-Sugar Bowl party at Betty Kennard Neal’s. On their fifth date, the same night… Oh, the Places Kids Will GeauxA Dr. Seuss-themed celebration raises funds for the Children’s Museum of St. Tammany. Fine DiningThe 10th annual sampling of some of the city’s best. Party in the ParkChefs Soirée benefits the Youth Service Bureau of St. Tammany. A Hole in OneFriends of City Park raises funds for a miniature golf course. Celebrating CrimefightersCrimestoppers hosts its annual luncheon on St. Patrick’s Day. A note from BevIt is hard to believe, but Amazing Grapes Wine Auction is celebrating its 26th year on May 13 and you don’t want to miss it! Thanks to co-chairs Mary Funderburk and Courtney Murphy; Hermann-Grima/Gallier Houses Executive Director Mamie S. Gasperecz;… Hardie– MontgomeryThree years ago, Elaine de la Houssaye Hardie met James Spencer Montgomery at a Fourth of July weekend in Point Clear, Ala., at the home of mutual friends Joanie and Patrick Browne. When the two returned to New Orleans, James… Regan Starnes NelsonRegan Starnes Nelson is a junior at Metairie Park Country Day School who has invested a great deal of time with organizations in order to make an impact on her school and New Orleans.Nelson is a member of a school… Mother’s DayWhether it’s to tend to a bruised knee or a broken heart, or provide a comforting voice after a bad day, our mothers are always there for us. They lend a helping hand, a listening ear and a warm hug… Lift It UpGoing from flat to bootylicious Plan Your Summer GetawayEverything you need for your next vacationSt. Charles Avenue’s Registry of Charitable Eventsmay to august 2011 Along the Avenue May 2011French Quarter Festival and the Jazz & Heritage Festival aside, some of the most danceable music is at the Stage Door Canteen in the National World War II Museum. Presently, On the Air is taking its turn in the theater,… May 2011 Snapshots Face TimeHaving a relationship with an esthetician can benefit anyone. Lunch Brunch & Happy HourThese 9 locations make choosing easy.