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Easter Seals benefit draws 200 to Science Center

| Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, 8:56 p.m.
Jim Zeszutek and Anne Lewis during A Taste of Independence â?? Easter Seals of Western PA at the Carnegie Science Center on Thursday, September 27, 2012. Carnegie Science Center Mike Mancini | For the Tribune Review

Easter Seals Western Pennsylvania hosted A Taste of Independence at the Carnegie Science Center on Thursday, where a contingent of potential challenges did little to deter the 200 guests from making their entrance.

“We were so worried that between the rain and the Bill Cosby event, we just wouldn't be able to compete!” confessed Mary Kay Snyder.

No concerns necessary as the socials kicked back to enjoy the annual wine-tasting event, which saw the likes of chairs Jim Zeszutek andAnne Lewis, prez Larry and Varyl Rager, board chair Jeff andKathy Kumer, Dr. Rory andRosemarie Cooper, Heather Chronis, Phyliss Gastgeb, Peter andLaurie Licastro, Betsy Teti and Willis Siegfried circulating amongst the crowd.

The evening benefited children and adults with disabilities or other special needs.

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