A long overdue and much anticipated Christmas Gala was held on Sunday, Dec 12 at the Hilltop Estate of Mr and Mrs Robert De Pietro.
30 members and guests enjoyed a catered luncheon and dined in the estates "Great Room" with a burning fireplace and decorated Christmas tree. Special guests included a table of early UCLA graduates, UCLA professors and the family of Mr. Angelo Spano, 2021's casola prize winner.
Capping off the event was a performance by St. Monica's Academy choir with 2 dozen young men and women providing an ensemble of classic seasonal hymns and Christmas favorites.
Great Room dining with Christmas tree
Patron members enjoy Gala Luncheon
St. Monica Academy choir
Young men of St. Monica Academy choir
Young women of St. Monica Academy choir
Patrons enjoy choir performance