Bench-Bar Culinary Challenge to take place June 13

Join the fun at the 11th annual Bench-Bar Culinary Challenge with Women Lawyers Association of Michigan.

This year’s event will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 13 at the north end of Shed 5 of the Eastern Market, 2934 Russell St. in Detroit.

Cooking for “Grilled From The Bench” are Judge Connie Kelley and Judge Kathleen McCarthy; Judge Shalina Kumar and Judge Kathleen Ryan; and Judge Qiana Lillard. Cooking for “Grilled By The Hour” are Symantha Heath and Susan Elkouri; Elizabeth Jolliffe and Jeff Feikens; and Vince Manzella and Randy Chioini. Buy voting tickets at the event to help decide who wins the title of Grill Master Team. Your attendance will help make this fundraising event the most successful bench-bar challenge yet. All proceeds benefit Alternatives for Girls, WLAM Foundation Student Scholarship Fund, and Crossroads for Youth. The cost to attend is $60.

Register at or send checks payable to “WLAM?Foundation” to Carol Breitmeyer, Breitmeyer Cushman PLLC, 40900 Woodward Ave.