KC’s families encouraged to get healthier with “Vibrant Weekend” at Webster House

KC’s families encouraged to get healthier with “Vibrant Weekend” at Webster House

Portion control, nutrition, cooking lessons and fitness education among activities to help the whole family lead a healthier Livliga lifestyle.

Kansas City, MO – (February, 2013) Livliga, a brand of healthy dinnerware products founded by Kansas City local Sheila Kemper Dietrich, is partnering with the Webster House to present the Live Vibrant Weekend—3 days of Healthy and Stylish Events at Webster House, an exciting and healthy-eating themed weekend of events for the entire family. The culmination of the weekend, which runs March 7-9, is the Saturday event, “Gracious, Healthy Lifestyle Entertaining,” showcasing intelligently elegant entertaining demonstrations and afternoon tea. The free event is for women and men who enjoy entertaining and want to learn how to do it healthfully and with style. Livliga with Webster House chef Matt Arnold will be serving delicious finger foods from their own recipes and surprising guests with how delicious and fulfilling healthy eats can be. Health experts Dr. Michelle Robin, Dr. James O’Keefe and Joan O’Keefe, RD as well as Keitha Kaminski and Sheila Kemper Dietrich will be in attendance speaking about the importance of a cardio and health conscious lifestyle, and why doing it with style is essential to achieving it. The full list of events from the weekend include:

Wine Tasting the Livliga Way A fun night out to enjoy mingling and learning about wines in the context of a healthy, vibrant lifestyle. Healthy hors d’oeuvres will be served as guests taste wine in Livliga right-sized wine glasses and are educated by a wine expert. Each couple will take home a pair of Livliga Aveq wine glasses. Thursday, March 7, 2013 from 5:30 – 7:30pm Hosts include: Ellen & Phil Altrim, Katie & John Delzer and Ashley and Chase Simmons Cost: $30/couple; $20/individual

Live Vibrant Luncheon A delicious and healthy lunch will be served up with great company, including special guest, author Judith Fertig of the cookbook, Back in the Swing. Each guest will receive a 4 piece individual place setting of Livliga in the pattern of their choice. Friday, March 8, 2013 from 11:30am – 2pm Hosts to be announced Cost: $50/person

Livliga Celebration – Supporting Children’s Mercy Hospital Celebrate the official launch of Livliga and help support Children’s Mercy Hospital (CMH) all in one night. The signature drink, “Livliga Libation”, will be served along with healthy hors d’oeuvres and right-sized desserts. Friday, March 8, 2013 from 5:30-730pm Hosts: Dr. Greg Hornig & Beth Goddard, Christine & Sandy Kemper, Maurice Watson Cost: $60/couple; $40 goes to CMH or $50/individual; $35 goes to CMH

My Kid the Healthy Chef – Hands-on cooking and demos with celebrity chefs for children and their parents A fun weekend activity for parents to spend quality time with their kids. Chefs work with small groups to demonstrate a simplified, healthy, kid-friendly recipe. Children’s Mercy Hospital Nutritionist, Margo Humenczuk, will offer fun, healthy tips and insights. And, of course, kids get to eat what they make! Saturday, March 9, 2013 from 10am to Noon Celebrity Chefs: Matt Arnold—Webster House; Jennifer Maloney—Café Sebastienne; and Celine Tio—Julian Hosts: Sara Trucksees & Drew; Mary Wolf & Ben Cost: $10/person

Gracious, Healthy Lifestyle Entertaining The final and most anticipated event of the weekend, it’s a tea party with purpose! Come join Lifestyle Experts Dr. Michelle Robin, Dr. James O’Keefe and Joan O’Keefe, RD as well as Keitha Kaminski and Sheila Kemper Dietrich for an afternoon of informative fun. For those who enjoy entertaining and want to learn how to do it healthfully and with style, Livliga will be presenting intelligently, elegant entertaining demonstrations. Celebrity experts will be signing books and will be available for one-on-one learning. And of course a variety of tea will be offered with healthy finger food and a selection of recipes to re-create the menu at home. Saturday, March 9, 2013 from 3-5pm Lifestyle Hosts: Dr. Michelle Robin, Dr. James O’Keefe and Joan O’Keefe, RD as well as Keitha Kaminski and Sheila Kemper Dietrich Cost: Free!

Reservations are encouraged.

Tickets and Reservations for all events can be made online through the Webster House website: http://websterhousekc.com/

For more information on the event go to: http://websterhousekc.com/ or call (816) 221-4713 Webster House Address is: 1644 Wyandotte Street | Kansas City, MO 64108

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