OUR NEXT EVENT:  Spring Banquet
 – May 4, Thursday evening, at Hasselmann Alumni House, 5:30-7:30pm
5:00pm  Tour preceding event and check-in


History of Hasselmann Alumni House
by Amber Steinberger

General business meeting and
Installment of Coterie 2017-18 Officers

Meet the 2017 Scholarship recipients

Dinner by Argyle Catering — Menu

Grand Ballroom

Chicken Cordon Bleu and Pork Loin w/wine mushroom sauce

Spinach salad, Herb roasted potatoes, seasonal vegetables

Strawberry Shortcake, Tea and coffee

All this fun for $20/person
Spouses welcome

Send your checks made out to Coterie by April 24th to:

Kate Sullivan
17130 State Route F
St. James, MO, 65559

The Next “NEXT EVENT”:  Next Fall — Annual Fall Coffee – Saturday after Labor Day – Sept 9, 9-11am

PAST Events in 2016-17 :


Egg Hunt and Bean Bag Toss

Sunday, Apr 9, 1-2 pm, at the S&T Campus, at the Puck
Details of event:  Sunday, April 9, 2017     1pm Start      (Rain Date – Saturday, April 15)
Location – The Puck on the campus of Missouri S&T (1870 Miner Circle in Rolla, between
Norwood and Toomey Halls)

This is a FREE event for Coterie members and is open to children up to 12 years of age.
Snacks and drinks for the children will be provided.  Please bring your own Easter baskets.
Please RSVP by April 7 :   Include number of children   up to 12 years of age to
Kate Sullivan at: 573-465-4273 (text or call)




St. Pat’s Ball – Mar 11 at the Havener Center, 6-11pm.

Many came to the Ball – we enjoyed the buffet dinner, dancing to a variety of music from Syner-Gee, and the great “Route 66” decorations.  

Prior details:  Dress is semi-formal
Dinner Tickets are $50.00 per person.

Cost includes appetizers, buffet dinner and music by Syner-Gee
A complimentary bottle of wine for each table has been generously donated by: St. James Winery
Contact for reservations : Dilek Acar, 104 S. Bishop, by March 6, 2107
Table reservations for groups of 8 to 16 are welcome

Contact for information : Dilek 465-4321 or Susan 578-4499

The St. Pat’s Ball is Coterie’s annual part in S&T’s St. Pat’s celebration.  Join us one  weekend before all the 109th Best Ever St. Pat’s festivities and crowds, and dance the night away!  Always fun, food’s great, friends, dancing and the band!  A great time.  Hope to see you there at Route 66.
Proceeds after expenses go to  Coterie Student Scholarships for Missouri S&T Women

We had a great time at the Friday Feb 3 Paint and Sip
at the Blue Donkey, 7pm – 9pm,
601 North Olive, Suite C (entrance off 6th Street)
PaintnSipFeb3-graphic 01-25 at 8.20PM
Grab your favorite wine or beverage of choice, and small snack to share, to join Coterie friends for a super fun evening of painting!!Those with no prior painting experience, or lack of artistic skills, are encouraged to attend (that’s what makes it fun)!
Select and pay that evening for your canvas, ceramic or wine glass from The Blue Donkey’s offering. You can also participate in a fee-based canvas painting class. The class will be taught by a local artist and the fee is $25 per person. All class participants will paint the same design.  All painting supplies are included for everyone.
To secure your spot, RSVP to Susan Cochran by phone or text to 314-402-1305.  The Blue Donkey is limited to 45 participants. Please let Susan know if you will paint with the artist.
 —– Sorry – due to lack of participation,
Winterlude was cancelled for Jan 14.  
 January 14, Winterlude Dance at Hasselmann Alumni House
Come join us at the Hasselmann Alumni House, 1100 North Pine St.,January 14th from 7-11pm
Includes hors d’oeuvres, 2 drinks and lots of fun  Learn a new dance, casual dress  $30 per person if paid by 1/10/17 or $35 at door Make checks to Coterie Street veiw Hasselmann Alumni Houseand send to :
Kate Sullivan, 17130 State Rt. F, St. James, MO. 65559; Questions: Call/text Kate 573-465-4273

Ballroom  dinner at HasselmannGrand Ballroom

Our Earlier 2016-2017 Events –


December 2 – PAINT & SIP

Several tables of ladies enjoyed painting ceramics or canvas.  Lots of talent in many cases, and lots of fun for all!



Nov 12 – Wine Down Scholarship Fundraiser was a success!

Oct 23 –





Garden Tea Party and Purse Auction

Oct 2, 1-3pm, at Lina Madison’s 400 Lariat Lane in Rolla

We had a great time!  Look back here to find out how much was raised for the Scholarship Fund in the Purse Auction — It was more fun than many expected – we auctioned approximate 40 purses!!

Guests were encouraged to bring to the party a new or gently-used purse to donate for an auction during the Tea Party.

Coming this year

Check your newsletter for event details!

Fall Coffee – Sept 10 at Christ Episcopal Church

Garden Tea Party and Purse Auction – Oct 2 at Lina’s

Pumpkin Decorating & Chili Cook-off – Oct 23 at Lion’s Club Park

Wine Down – Fundraiser – Nov 12 at Meramec Vineyards   

Paint and Sip – Dec 2 at The Blue Donkey

Winterlude Dance – Jan 14, 2017 at Hasselmann Alumni House

Paint and Sip – Feb 3 at The Blue Donkey

St. Pat’s Ball – Mar 11 at the Havener Center, 6-11pm. Ticket info below.

Egg Hunt and Bean Bag Toss – Sunday, Apr 9, 1-2 pm at S&T, the Puck

Coming up next: 

Spring Banquet – May 4, Thursday evening, at Hasselmann Alumni House, 5:30-7:30pm

-That’s all for this year! See  you next Fall at the Annual Fall Coffee, Sept. 9-

Join us for our annual events  — 2016-17

Our yearly programs include Fall Coffee, the Spring  Luncheon, scholarship events, children’s events, Wine down evenings and more!

All of the 220+ Coterie members and their guests are invited to our Events. Each year, Coterie offers a variety of events including scholarship fundraisers, social gatherings, and children’s programs. Our programs are a great way for the members to connect and be involved in Coterie.  All proceeds from Coterie events, in excess of event expenses, are contributed to the Coterie Scholarship Fund.

Fun we’ve had at Coterie’s past events:

109th St. Pat’s Ball was a success!

THANK YOU to our 109th St. Pat’s Ball organizing committee for a great evening at the 2017 St. Pat’s Ball. You did a great job!

Questions about this year’s Events?  Call Susan Cochran, 314-402-1305, or Kate Sullivan, 265-7902, for more information.