Keep Calm and Bowl On at LCPC Parent Ed’s Annual Fundraiser

LCPC Fundraiser Emcees: From L-R: Rev. Chuck Osburn, Anne Bierling, and Ron Pearson. Photo Credit: Maggie MasonLCPC Board: Back row from L-R: Katie Enney, Ashley Barrett, Ashley Smith, Anne Bierling, Angela Shepherd-Isgholian, Carol Van Citters, Lynne Graves, and Charlotte Miller.  Front row from L-R: Betsy Farhat, Meg Wade, Maggie Mason, and Darby Pearson. Photo Credit: Maggie MasonLCPC Ministry Support Team: From L-R: Mikki Weightman, Katrina Harbers, Meg Wade, Anne Bierling, Kathy Kovalcik, Carol Van Citters, and Lynne Graves. Photo Credit: Maggie Mason.LCPC Staff: Back row from L-R: Sarah Montes, Sloan Walsh, Vicki Rekedal, Paige Dunbar, Nicole Ravana, Jana Van Dyck, and Anne Bierling.  Front row from L-R: Nanette Brown, Heather Erhart, Amanda Baughman, Jan Roberts, and Tracy Tobias. Photo Credit: Maggie Mason

By KATIE ENNEY

8:50 pm | February 28, 2018


La Canada Presbyterian Church’s Parent Education program held its annual benefit, “Keep Calm and Bowl On,” on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Bowlmor Pasadena. More than 120 people spent the night bowling and celebrating LCPC’s popular Parent Education Program. The benefit was emceed by Ron Pearson and Rev. Dr. Chuck Osburn and raised a record amount of money through underwriting, donations, opportunity drawing and live and online auctions. This year’s Parent Ed “Shining Star,” Kathy Kovalcik was also recognized by program director, Anne Bierling, for her years of service to LCPC and the greater La Canada community.

The event was hosted by the LCPC Parent Education Board including Ashely Barrett (Benefit Co-Chair), Hillary Clayburgh (Silent Auction Co-Chair), Katie Enney (Publicity), Betsy Farhat (Benefit Co-Chair), Lynne Graves (Online Chair), Maggie Mason (Historian), Charlotte Miller (Opportunity Drawing Chair), Darby Pearson (Silent Auction Co-Chair), Angela Shepherd-Isgholian (Class Representative Chair), Ashley Smith, (Secretary), Carol Van Citters (Board Chair), Meg Wade (Treasurer) and Anne Bierling (Director).

The success of the event was made possible by the numerous donated auction items and benefit sponsors including Platinum Level Sponsors: Brad and Ashley Barrett, Ezra and Marisa Callahan, Gordon and Dona Crawford, and John and Melissa Schiller; Silver Level Sponsors: Prolase Laser Clinic & Med Spa, and Ken and Kim Sutantyo; and, Bronze Level Sponsors: Doris Coates, Sheila Crabtree, Ted and Betsy Merchant, Carol Van Citters, and two anonymous sponsors.

About LCPC Parent Education

If you have a child 0-18, LCPC Parent Education has a class for you! To sign up for a class or experience a Free LCPC class, go to www.lacanadapc.org/parented or call 818-790-6708 x 205. Classes meet weekly September through May and attract approximately 400 participants from 20 different cities. La Canada Presbyterian Church is located at 626 Foothill in La Canada.