Wilkinson Center’s Spirit Of Taos Returns To Melissa Benge Collection For A Kick-Off Party With Boots And News Galore

The Friends of Wilkinson Center’s Spirit of Taos was such a successful kickoff last year at Melissa Benge Collection, they did a repeat on Wednesday, September 21. It's no wonder. With boots, turquoise, suede coats, belts, saddles, leather goods and silver buckles, the shop seemed to have brought the best parts of Taos to the Knox-Henderson neighborhood. This year the … [Read more...]

MySweetCharity Opportunity: The Spirit Of Taos

According to The Spirit Of Taos Co-Chair Meridith Myers Zidell, “Supporting Wilkinson Center is a family tradition in the Myers family. My Co-Chairs Sloan Looney Dix, and Stephanie Taylor and, I all grew up in Lakewood and all of our moms have been active in the Friends of Wilkinson Center for many years. They passed on their passion and commitment to the mission of … [Read more...]

Despite The Rains Pouring, The Spirit of Taos Partied On At The Lot For The Friends Of Wilkinson Center

Nothing can keep the Friends of Wilkinson Center home when it comes to fundraising for The Wilkinson Center. And their annual Spirit of Taos was a perfect example. Here's a report from the field: Hosted by the Friends of Wilkinson Center, The Spirit of Taos took place at The Lot in Lakewood. This event sold out despite the earlier torrential downpour that swept Dallas … [Read more...]

SOLD-OUT ALERT!: The Spirit Of Taos

The Wilkinson Center folks just know how to put the “fun” into fundraising. Perhaps that’s why The Spirit of Taos Co-Chairs Sloan Looney Dix and Stephanie Taylor just sent word that Friday night’s event at The Lot is more than sold out. Adding to the happy faces is the fact that they’ve already taken in more than $60,000. And they still have a silent auction and a raffle to … [Read more...]

The Spirit Of Taos Filled The Lot Thanks To The Friends Of Wilkinson

Many Dallas folks either have a second home in Taos or wish they did. The New Mexico town has the charm of Santa Fe without the hype. The nearby mountains also provide just enough chill to make chimineas with pinion, sweaters, boots and turquoise simply perfect any evening by moonlight. On Friday, November 7, the Friends of Wilkinson Center transported that feel for a … [Read more...]