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Page 8 POST-GAZETTE, AUGUST 29, 2014 YOLANDA: Innovative Fashion Icon; 50 Years of High Heels, Headpieces, and Haute Couture September 8. November 30, 2014 YOLANDA: Innovative Fash- ion Icon; 50 Years of High Heels, Headpieces, and Haute Couture is a textile and fash- ion arts exhibit featuring ex- traordinary designs and ac- cessories from the late 20 th century. The exhibit cel- ebrates fashion icon, bril- liant business entrepre- neur, and innovative mar- keting genius, Yolanda Cellucci. On display will be an array of couture en- sembles and high fashion accessories on loan from Yolanda's private collection, Lasell College Fashion Col- lection, and the Museum of Fine Arts Boston. This glam- orous selection of garments features pieces by celebrated designers such as: Bob Mackie, Givenchy, Oscar de la Renta, Stephen Yearick and more. The exhibit will be held at Waltham's Charles River Museum of Industry & Inno- vation, 154 Moody Street, Waltham, MA, which is housed in the historic Francis Cabot Lowell Mill, home of the Boston Manu- facturing Company and America's first integrated textile mill. The Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation boasts a collec- tion of hands-on exhibits featuring American innovation and inven- tion from 1812 to modern day, includ- ing The Orient Bi- cycle, Bos- ton Manu- facturing Company, Metz Auto- mobile, and the Waltham Watch Factory. The mission of the Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation is to preserve our industrial heritage and in- spire future innovation in America. YOLANDA: Innovative Fashion Icon; 50 Years of High Heels. Headpieces, and Haute Couture is a collaboration between the Charles River Mu- seum of In- dustry & In- novation, the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Lasell Col- lege, Sondra Celli Designs, and Yolanda. IMPORTANT DATES: September 5th: VIP Open- ing Reception and Couture Auction. 6:00 pm at the Charles River Museum of In- dustry & Innovation. Tickets are $25. This VIP reception will in- clude cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, an award cer- emony honoring Yolanda, as well as a glamorous Couture Auction -- a once in a life- time opportunity to own a piece of Yolanda's personal couture collection. All pro- ceeds from the Couture Auc- tion benefit the Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation. Special guest, Dawn Carroll, co-founder of the Over My Shoulder Founda- tion will present the "De- signing the Next Genera- tion" award to Yolanda. The Over My Shoulder Founda- tion and'Cumar Marble and Granite have created this series of awards given to people who share their be- lief in the power of mentoring not only to push music and design concepts to a higher level, but also as a way of changing lives. Grammy-winning artist, patti Austin, will co-present the award via a specially re- corded message. September 8h: Public opening of YOLANDA: Inno- vative Fashion Icon. Sug- gested admission is $I0. October 16th: Special ex- hibit talk with Yolanda, "Queen of Glitz" at the Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation. 6pm. Tickets are 825. Students with ID, $15. November 20th: Special exhibit talk with Sondra Celli, crystal couture de- signer and star of TLC's hit series My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding, at the Charles River Museum of Indust{-y & Innovation. 6pm. Tickets are $25. Students with ID, $15. To purchase tickets for any events please visit: For more information visit: or contact: Laura Justice, Operations and Development Manager: l] or call 781-893-5410 ext. 11 EAST BOSTON MAIN STREETS 14 th Annual Countdown to Kindergarten Parade On Friday, September 5, 2014 East Bos- ton Main Streets will hold the 14th An- nual Countdown to Kindergarten Parade 7_ei :, at 10:30 am at" Central Square in East . . 6 v , Boston.  erg East Boston, MA 24-August-2014 East F Boston Main Streets and Countdown to Kin- dergarten along with the East Boston Social Center, EBYMCA, Little Folks, Head Start, the Boston Po- lice, and the MBTA will host the 14th Annual Countdown to Kindergarten parade. With the help of many groups and individuals and the generosity of local merchants every child in East Boston who is entering kindergarten will re- ceive school supplies, a brand new backpack, and enjoy a festive day designed to provide a positive experience as they begin their formal education. This year's Parade is scheduled for Friday, September 5th at 10:30 am. Anywhere from 300 to 500 kindergarten-age children will gather at Central Square in East Boston with their parents, guardians, and volunteers from the various local early-education centers. Before the children step off the curb, East Boston Main Streets will announce a $5,000 college scholarship in the form of a 529 college savings bond generously provided by Airmall Boston. This scholarship will be tied to impeccable class attendance during the school year and will be awarded to one East Boston kindergartener at the end of the 2014/ 15 academic ! year. During the Parade the children will wear yellow shirts saying "I'm Going to Kindergarten" provided by the City of Boston. Along the walk the children will stop at over 20 participating businesses in the neighborhood to receive small gifts. At the end of the parade the children will re- turn to the park for pizza donated by a local restau.rant. For more information contact Sonia Gomez-Banrey at 617.635.6816 or the East Boston Main Street office at 617.561.1044. Also, please visit the Countdown to Kinder- garten website at or visit them on Facebook. EBMS is a non-profit corporation. Its mission is to create a more vibrant business district by initiating private and public improvements, promoting commerce, and support- ing efforts to improve the quality of life for all who live, work, and do business in East Boston. Watercolor Painting Workshops The watercolor painting workshops enable artists of all skill levels to create their own green-space inspired masterpiece. Learn how to capture Boston's landscape with tips and techniques provided by local artists. Ma- terials provided. All workshops are from 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm. Christopher Columbus Park -- Meet at Christopher Columbus Statue, North End. Saturdays, September 6  & 13 th. Jamaica Pond -- Meet at Boathouse, Jamaica Plain. Sundays, Sept. 7  & 14 . Savin Hill Park -- Meet at overlook on top of hill, 25 Caspian Way, Dorches- ter. Saturdays, Sept. 20 th & 27 th. Belle Isle Urban Wild -- Meet behind CVS at 1150 Saratoga Street, East Bos- ton. Sundays, September 2 lt & 28 th. For further details visit /parks or call 617-961-3051. LEGAL NOTICE Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Probate and Family Court Middlesex Division 208 Cambridge Street East Cambridge, MA 02141 (617) 768-5800 Docket No. MI14P4406EA Estate of EVIE F. PEOPLES Date of Death February 14, 2013 INFORMAL PROBATE PUBLICATION NOTICE To alt persons interested in the above captioned estate, by Petition of Petitioner Steven R. Peoples of Phenix City, AL. Steven R. Peoples of Phenix City, AL has been informally appointed as the Personal Representative of the estate to serve without surety on the bond, The estate is being administered under informal procedure by the Personal Represen- tative under the Massachusetts Uniform Pro- bate Code without supervision by the Court. Inventory and accounts are not required to be filed with the Court, but interested parties are entitled to notice regarding the administration from the Personal Representative and can petition the Court in any matter relating to the estate, including distribution of assets and expenses of administration. Interested parties are entitled to petition the Court to institute formal proceedings and to obtain orders terminating or restricting the powers of Per- sonal Representatives appointed under infor- mal procedure. A copy of the Petition and Will, if any, can be obtained from the Petitioner. Run date:8/29/14 :