SMSC 2019 Event Schedule

Katie Boute and Alyssa Virissimo at the 2018 Haute with Heart Fashion Show

 

SMSC is happy to announce our 2019 Events Schedule!

April 27, 2019 

18th Morning Glory Brunch

We are bringing back our Morning Glory Brunch for 2019. Join us for an afternoon of bites, beverage tastings, live music, shopping and the return of our signature frog race with CASH prizes!

For more info click here.

August 10, 2019

42nd Haute with Heart Fashion Show & Luncheon

This event will highlight professional models and the community of St. Madeleine’s dressed in the latest fashions on the runway; boutique shopping; silent, live and opportunity auctions.

For more info click here.

November 8, 2019

6th Annual SMSC “Swing with Santa” Golf Tournament

Enjoy a day full of FUN on Sycuan’s Pine Glen 3-Par Course to support the Student Appreciation Holiday Celebration. All golfers receive a round of golf with cart, lunch, happy hour dinner reception & gift bag.

For more info click here.

January 18, 2020

6th Annual Tea by the Sea

Our always popular Tea by the Sea returns to The Marine Room yet again in 2020! Tea by the Sea will feature complimentary signature cocktail, hors d’oeuvre, silent auction, and a menu by Chef Bernard!

For more info click here.

Stay tuned for more information on our upcoming events and ticket information! 

Employee Spotlight: Kim Holt

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT


Name Kim Holt

Title Aquatics / Safety manager
Program


How long have you been working at St Madeleine Sophie’s Center?

Almost 21 years

 

What do you enjoy doing in your free time?

Staying at home in Mexico, spending time with my dogs, working out with my husband, eating good food and drinking good wine

 

What’s your favorite TV show, music artist, or book?

I enjoy binge watching Netflix, Bruno Mars, classical music and reading trilogies

 

Do you have a cool story to share about something you did or that happened to you?

I moved to Baja 30 years ago the day after I was married. I commute 3 hours a day so that I can do the work that I love.

 

If you could travel anywhere, where would you go?

I’d like to take a motor home trip around the US to visit the national parks and fill up my national park passport. I also love traveling in other parts of Mexico

 

What brought you to SMSC?

A friend of mine was working with Debra to figure out how best to utilize the pool. He referred me

What is your favorite thing about working at SMSC?

Working with the students and watching them learn new skills. Teaching the staff

 

What advice would you give to new SMSC staff?

Have patience and enjoy each day here because you are making a positive difference in other people’s lives.  

Sophie’s Gallery featured on KUSI News

Sophie’s Gallery El Cajon was featured on KUSI News on the morning of February 12, 2019. Check out the clips below!

 

2019 Tea by the Sea Recap

 

Garalyn Snow, Debra Emerson, Dee Ammon, John Seiber, Angel Kleinbub, Maureen King, Toni Petruzzo (Vincent Andrunas photo)

Our annual Tea by the Sea event was yet another success in 2019! We would love to thank everyone who attended and supported this amazing event. Please check out our event page for information on our 6th Annual Tea by the Sea on January 18th, 2020.

6th Annual Tea by the Sea https://bit.ly/2Go8OgE

Also, Check out the San Diego Union Tribune’s recap article here : https://bit.ly/2BGhFGT

September 28 Masquerade Ball to Benefit SMSC

St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center would like to thank Stephanie Young and Laurie Delaney for choosing SMSC as a beneficiary of their Masquerade Ball and encourage you to have “A Night to Remember” with them…

 

For information and tickets CLICK HERE or call
Laurie Delaney at  760-716-1103
You are invited to a magical evening of festivity and excitement! While you enjoy your dinner, you will be entertained by a couture fashion show featuring a local Designer. Models will be accompanied by electric violinist, Melissa Barrison. After dinner, the entertainment continues with DJ and Sax player, Doug Allen; and other surprise entertainers.
General Admission: $75 includes four course dinner and open bar (closed during dinner service from 8-9pm)
VIP Admission (Limited): $125 includes same as General Admission plus, one bottle of red and white wine per table, VIP Bar, VIP Entrance, Runway SeatingNo tux necessary, just put on a pair of dress pants, a jacket and a mask. Ladies, short and long dresses are ok. The MASK is your costume.