Thursday, February 25, 2010

Harzfeld's- A Brief History by Joe and Michele Boekholt

Our KC Modern friends Joe and Michele, have written a book detailing the story of Harzfeld's Department Stores. Today, February 25 at 6:00 will be a Reception and at 6:30 a presentation on the history of the beloved Harzfeld stores...In 1891, Siegmund Harzfeld and the Parisian Cloak Company introduced fashion to Kansas City residents by opening Harzfeld's specialty store. Joe and Michelle detail this story through photographs and memorabilia, personal narratives and interviews, and historical knowledge in their book "Harzfeld's: A Brief History. The Boeckholts are graphic designers in Kansas City. They can be found enjoying local history, popular culture and visual arts or exploring antique shops, flea markets and other collectible outlets.
The event is at the National Archives at Kansas City, 400 Pershing Road, Kansas City, MO.
RSVP at or 816-268-8010.

Sunday, February 21, 2010

Winter Martini Modern- POSTPONED

Due to the inclement weather and the difficulties it will create for parking and access to the wonderful Willow Lake home, we have postponed the event until Sunday, March 21. We are looking forward to sharing this great gem of a house and hope you can schedule to attend...