THE EVENT: The 2017 Wynn House Heritage Ball was held on Saturday night, May 13, 2017 at The Wynn House. The Wynn House is delighted to continue this Columbus tradition and it is an honor to be able to continue the presentation of the Cotillion Club Debutantes at such an event.
THE PURPOSE: The event benefits The Wynn House so the Board can continue to preserve, maintain, and restore this historic structure for many years to come.
MASTER OF CEREMONIES: Serving as master of ceremonies for the evening was Dr. Murphy Garrett Pound IV.
SPECIAL PRESENTATION: Prior to the presentation of the Debs, Jack Pease Jenkins made a presentation to Mary Dana Knight for her 12 years of service to the Wynn House, and announced the naming of the Mary Dana Knight Bridge Room in her honor.
THE COMMITTEE: Melinda Ward and her Wynn House Heritage Ball Committee did an outstanding job as did the Wynn House staff for catering the event and getting everything ready. Around 500 attended this fundraiser benefitting the Wynn House.
Photos by Margie Richardson and Southern Exposure Photography