SARASOTA, FL – The 16th annual edition of High Tea at High Noon, which is being chaired by culinary expert and TV personality Chef Judi Gallagher, will feature a wine/champagne reception, high tea luncheon, and a high-energy fashion show, produced especially for Planned Parenthood by Marsha Panuce. Guests at this year’s event will be treated to an array of delightful culinary surprises.
This year’s fashions will include children’s wear by L. Kids, “Foxy Fashionista” wear from Foxy Lady, dramatic accessories from June Simmons Jewelry, and gorgeous evening wear by Dream Weaver.
The event takes place on Thursday, November 15 at 12 p.m. at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall (7777 N. Tamiami Tr., Sarasota). Luncheon will be catered by Mattison’s.
Chef Judi is the Culinary Director for ABC 7, Contributing Food and Wine Editor of Sarasota Magazine as well as contributor for national and local food and wine, and culinary travel publications. She is also the co-publisher and creative director of FlavorsandMore.com, a national “pleasures of the table” online magazine. At this time, Judi is completing an eclectic, informative and contemporary recipe and entertaining book.
Courtesy Photo: Chef Judi Gallagher
Tickets are $60; sponsorships available. All proceeds benefit the prevention education programs of Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida, Inc. Go to HighTeaatHighNoon.org to reserve tickets, or call 941.365.3913, ext. 1124 for further information. Many thanks to major sponsor Gulf Coast Community Foundation and exclusive magazine Sponsor Scene Magazine.
Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida, Inc., an affiliate of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. began operations in 1966 and presently provides vital reproductive health services and comprehensive sexuality education to women, men and teens in Sarasota, Manatee, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Ft. Myers, Lakeland and Winter Haven. The mission of Planned Parenthood is to ensure the right of all individuals to manage their sexual and reproductive health by providing direct services, education and advocacy. Go to www.myplannedparenthood.org for further information or call (941) 365.3913.