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1 Gina Gaston, from left, Ericka Bagwell and Carolyn Farb at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
Gina Gaston, from left, Ericka Bagwell and Carolyn Farb at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee. Photo by Katy Anderson
7 Lucinda Loya, left, and Donae Chramosta at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
Lucinda Loya, left, and Donae Chramosta at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee. Photo by Katy Anderson
9 Jewelry from the Urban Hippy Shop at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
Jewelry from the Urban Hippy Shop at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee. Photo by Katy Anderson
5 Yvette Webb, from left, Tina Davis, Lidiya Gold and Denise Hazen at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
Yvette Webb, from left, Tina Davis, Lidiya Gold and Denise Hazen at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee. Photo by Katy Anderson
4 Elaine Stolte, left, and Anne Carl at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
Elaine Stolte, left, and Anne Carl at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee. Photo by Katy Anderson
3 Patti Murphy and Bruce Padilla at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
Patti Murphy and Bruce Padilla at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee. Photo by Katy Anderson
2 Tena Faust, left, and Marjorie Lundquist at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
Tena Faust, left, and Marjorie Lundquist at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee. Photo by Katy Anderson
6 Emily Essaye, left, and Natalie Mohtashami at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
Emily Essaye, left, and Natalie Mohtashami at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee. Photo by Katy Anderson
8 Auctioned holiday trees donated by Cheeky Vintage, Kendra Scott and Rice Village merchants at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
Auctioned holiday trees donated by Cheeky Vintage, Kendra Scott and Rice Village merchants at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee. Photo by Katy Anderson
1 Gina Gaston, from left, Ericka Bagwell and Carolyn Farb at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
7 Lucinda Loya, left, and Donae Chramosta at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
9 Jewelry from the Urban Hippy Shop at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
5 Yvette Webb, from left, Tina Davis, Lidiya Gold and Denise Hazen at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
4 Elaine Stolte, left, and Anne Carl at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
3 Patti Murphy and Bruce Padilla at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
2 Tena Faust, left, and Marjorie Lundquist at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
6 Emily Essaye, left, and Natalie Mohtashami at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013
8 Auctioned holiday trees donated by Cheeky Vintage, Kendra Scott and Rice Village merchants at The Children's Assessment Center Holiday Coffee December 2013

What: The Children's Assessment Center guild annual holiday coffee.

Where: At the Memorial area swankienda of Ericka Bagwell.

The 411: The ladies and a few gents turned out fashionably for the annual get-together for guild members and friends. On this day, the spirit of giving was in force with guests bringing gifts and cards for teens served by CAC and with shopping opportunities that included a portion of proceeds going to the non-profit. In addition, holiday trees, created and donated by Cheeky Vintage, Kendra Scott, New Living and Rice Village merchants, were on the auction block. CEO Elaine Stolte introduced the 2014 Spirit of Spring luncheon chairs — Tina Davis, Lidiya Gold, Denise Hazen and Yvette Webb and asked guests to save the  date, April 17.

Who: Adding to the merry merry were Lisa Holthouse, Debbie PorterAnne Carl, Tena Faust, Nancy Golden, Ursaline Hamilton, Amy M. Lee, Stephen C. Lewis, Lucinda Loya, Kim Moody, Bruce Padilla, Stephanie Perkins, Alicia Smith and Merele Yarborough

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