SOCIAL SCENE

HRH Princess Chulabhorn granted an opportunity for ML Preeyapun Sridhavat and a group of parents, teachers, and students of the Chiang Mai Ballet Academy to present funds to the Chulabhorn Cancer Center, Chulabhorn Foundation, before the certificate granting ceremony, at the Sheraton Chiang Mai Hotel.

A very happy day for the newlyweds Lin and Brendan who met through ĎJust Thai Ladiesí. Attendees of the festive reception at the Imperial Resort in Mae Rim included Linís little daughter, Nee and Paul from the Just Thai Ladies team with their two children Brock and Cherinee

Presidents of US community colleges and the U.S. State Departmentís Regional Educational Advising Coordinator (front row, left) visited IC-ACE International Center, CMU, to develop ideas for admissions and exchange programs.

Friends, acquaintances, artists and family celebrated the 30th birthday of Sommai Lumdual (second from left), director of La Luna Gallery, last Friday night, just before the Loy Krathong celebrations started. Seen here is Lasse Norgaard presenting the delicious chocolate cake with one candle for every decade (?). On the right is Nikky Prachensky who was also born during this month, just a couple of years before Sommai.

Kritís Pasta on Nimmanhaemin Road was the venue for a get-together of classical music lovers after Brook Kithavadanaís successful concert last week.

Guests during the first hour at Mi Casa, the new Mediterranean home cooking restaurant, were Hon. British Consul Jon Glendinning (left) and his wife Heather (third left), talking here with the designer of the restaurant, Vittavas Teeta, and Spanish Chef Kike Garcia (right). Mi Casa is situated off Suthep Road, and opens daily except Mondays.