Party on the Plaza: A video message from Lady Laura

Sep 07, 2021
Lady Laura Hartley

With the 2021 Party on the Plaza: Return to the Renaissance just days away, we hope you enjoy a special video message from Laura Hartley, director of alumni and campus events.

What: Party on the Plaza: Return to the Renaissance

When: Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021

Where: Founders Plaza, Newman University

Why: 10 reasons why you should attend Party on the Plaza

Schedule of events

4:30 p.m. Mass in St. John’s Chapel (optional)

5:30 p.m. Festivities begin on Founders Plaza — Drink, mingle, games, peruse the silent auction items.

6:30 p.m. Dinner is served.

7:30 p.m. Live auction by auctioneer Charlie Moon, with Master of Ceremonies J.T. Klaus ‘87.

Evening ends with fireworks show sponsored by Klaus Enterprises.

Reservations are required. Please go to for more information or to buy tickets by Wednesday, Sept. 15. Tickets can also be purchased by contacting Laura Hartley at 316-942-4291 ext. 2161.

Special thanks to our sponsors

VIP Sponsors

David ’01 ’11 & Glenna Borho

Dale Withers

Presenting Sponsors

Legacy Bank

Event Sponsors

Adorers of the Blood of Christ

BKD CPAs & Advisors

Noreen Carrocci & Bob Benson

Commerce Bank

Spirit Aerosystems

Triplett Woolf & Garretson LLC

Community sponsors

Johnnie Bell

John ’75 and Dianne ’75 Carney

Butler Community College

Catholic Charities – Wichita Diocese

Coleman Materials

Cross First Bank

Dr. Pat Do

Dondlinger Construction

Dugan Truck Line

Foulston Siefkin

Great Western Dining Services

IMA – Blake Wells

Dr. Kathleen and Dr. Jim Jagger

JV Johnston ’82

Mary Jones ’84

JR Custom Metal

Key Management

KU School of Medicine

Klaus Enterprises

Carmella ’79 & Dr. Michael Ludlow ’78

Simpson Construction

Jenifer Stone ’87 ’93

Louis Wetta

Alice ’85 and Dale Wiggins 

Reserve your Party on the Plaza tickets today

All money raised at Party on the Plaza goes toward Newman University student financial aid.