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NOVEMBER

16 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE ­— Speaker Luncheon; 11:30am at The Colony with guest speaker panel of Palm Beach Round Table members with topic “Life Accomplishments.” Hermé de Wyman Miro, Chairman of the Board and Luncheon Chair. Herbert Roemmele, Underwriter and Speaker Sponsor. Call 561.832.6418.

17 PALM BEACH MEDICAL SOCIETY & SERVICES ­— Starfish Gala - Annual Gala and Installation; 6:30pm Reception Holiday Hall of Trees and Lights Silent Auction; 7:30pm Dinner, Program and Entertainment at the Kravis Center, Cohen Pavilion. President Brandon Luskin, MD, Honoree and welcoming incoming President Marc Hirsch, MD. E-mail Katherine Zuber at katherinez@pbcms.org or call 561.433.3940, ext. 106.

18 TRI-COUNTY ANIMAL RESCUE ­— Peppermint Bark and Brunch at Trump International, West Palm Beach. 11am shop boutiques and pose for photos with your pooch; 12pm buffet brunch and doggie buffet, raffles, live music and cocktails. Adrien Arpel, Deborah Robinson, Andrea Stark and Gregg Beletsky, Chairs. Visit www.tricountyanimalrescue.com or call 561.482.8001.

19 INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH ­— Season Kick Off Cocktail Reception at Club Colette. Hermé de Wyman Miro, Chair; Veronica Atkins and Suzanne Niedland, Co-Chairs.

LEADERS IN FURTHERING EDUCATION (LIFE) — Lady in Red Gala Kick Off; 6pm at Club Colette. Hosted by Jan and Chip Malley. By invitation.

CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH — Julia Bullock, Soprano and John Arida, Piano at The Breakers Palm Beach. E-mail info@cmspb.org, call 561.379.6773 or visit www.cmspb.org.

23 FLAGLER MUSEUM A Gilded Age Style Afternoon Tea; 12pm-3pm in the Cafe des Beaux-Arts. $22 Members; $40 Non-members, includes Museum admission. Call 561.655.2833 or visit www.flaglermuseum.us.

PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIANS & JEWS — Fellowship Friday; 8:30am following a light breakfast at Temple Emanu-El, Participants will head out to their choice of four volunteer sites for the Palm Beach Fellowship of Christians & Jews’ Annual Morning of Community Service the day after Thanksgiving. Advance registration requested. Visit www.palmbeachfellowship.net or call 561.833.6150.

24 TOWN OF PALM BEACH UNITED WAY ­— Red Feather Society Cocktail Reception; 6pm-8pm at Findlay Galleries. By invitation only.

25 JAZZ SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH ­— Bill at the Movies - Season Kick Off Cocktail Reception with pianist Bill Mays; 6:30pm at Club Colette. By invitation. Call 305.858.6970.

26 PALM BEACH SYMPHONY — Season Opening Cocktail Party; 6pm at Club Colette. Members only. Call 561.655.2657.

27 GRANDMA’S PLACE ­— Fourth Annual Holiday Luncheon — In Memory of Lou Ann Wilson-Swan; 11:30am at the Beach Club. Call 561.753.2226.

28 PALM BEACH POLICE FOUNDATION ­— Council of 100 Annual Holiday Dinner at The Breakers Palm Beach. By invitation.

29 THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — Archival Evening Honoree Reception at a private residence. By invitation.

FLAGLER MUSEUM Star Power Lecture Series - Selling Celebrity: Edward Steichen’s Portrait Revolution; 6pm with speaker Scott Eyman, best-selling author and critic. $35. Reservations are required. Space is limited. Call 561.655.2833 or visit www.flaglermuseum.us.

RED SNEAKERS FOR OAKLEY — First fundraising event hosted jointly with E.A.T. (End Allergies Together) at Club Colette. Call 561.685.8154.

30 LOURDES FOUNDATION ­— Fifth Annual Holiday Celebration Luncheon and Silent Auction at the Sailfish Club. Lori Corrigan and Mary Lynn Rogers, Chairs. Call 561655.8544, ext. 3014.

WOMEN IN THE WINDOW INTERNATIONAL — Fifth Anniversary Celebration; 7pm at the Royal Poinciana Chapel.



DECEMBER


2 REHABILITATION CENTER FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS — Annual Soirée; 7pm at Club Colette; Mollie and Frank Slattery, Chairs. By invitation.

2 FLAGLER MUSEUM Special Holiday Lecture - Dickens & Twain: The Yuletide Writings and Traditions of the World’s Greatest Writers; 2pm with speaker Carlo DeVito. Free for Members at the sustaining level and above; $10 for Individual, Family and Life Members; $28 for Non-Members; includes Museum admission and Tree Lighting festivities. Call 561.655.2833 or visit www.flaglermuseum.us.

FLAGLER MUSEUM Christmas Tree Lighting; 3pm-5pm. Free with Museum admission. Call 561.655.2833 or visit www.flaglermuseum.us.

EW FOUNDATION — Kick Off Cocktail Reception: Books, Bubbles & Bel Canto at Assouline Books. Judi Richards, Gail Worth. Roby Penn IV and Xiomi Penn, Chairs. Call 561.833.3700.

3 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE ­— Evening Speaker Event; 5:45pm at The Colony with guest speaker Paul Ferwerda, Portfolio Manager with topic, “Five Steps To Making Better Investment Decisions.” Hermé de Wyman Miro, Chairman of the Board and Reception Chair; Carter Clarke and Irene Athans, Evening Underwriters and Richard and Fay Kline, Speaker Sponsors. Call 561.832.6418.

4 ADOPT-A-FAMILY ­— Tree Lighting Celebration at the Sailfish Club. Call 561.253.1361.

5 BASCOM PALMER EYE INSTITUTE ­— For Your Eyes Only; noon at Club Colette. Lois Pope, Chair. By invitation.

NEW HOPE CHARITIES ­— The 25th Annual Holiday Bazaar at the Beach Club. Andres and Catherine Fanjul, Honorary Chairs.

OPPORTUNITY EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION & FAMILY CENTER ­— Opportunity Holiday Luncheon & Boutique; 10:30am at the Sailfish Club. Valerie Frost and Katherine Ward, Chairs; Valerie Straith, Honorary Chair. E-mail Emily Asher at easher@opportunitypbc.org, call 561.712.9221 or visit www.opportunitypbc.org.

6 PEGGY ADAMS ANIMAL RESCUE ­— 47th Annual Christmas Ball; 7pm at the Sailfish Club. Call 561.472.8842.

FIRST HAITIAN BAPTIST CHURCH CHILDREN’S DEVELOPMENT CENTER — Sovereign Order of St. John, Palm Beach Commandery Worth It! Reception; 5:30pm at Sequin. Call 561.866.0893.

7 THE SALVATION ARMY ­— A Christmas Carol Holiday Gala; 6pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Janet and Mark Levy, Gala Chairs; Nikita and Paula Zukov, Honorary Chairs. By invitation.

EXECUTIVE WOMEN OF THE PALM BEACHES FOUNDATION — Holiday Luncheon; 11:30am at The Chesterfield. Call 561.868.7070.

PARKINSON’S FOUNDATION— Fashion, Passion & Inspiration Fashion S Luncheon honoring Marilyn Swillinger; 11am-3pm at Woodfield Country Club, Boca Raton. Fashion by Renee Ruiz. Barbara Gutin and Arlette Baker, Chairs. Tickets: $150. E-mail Robin Miller at rmiller@parkinson.org, call 561.962.1702 or visit www.parkinson.org/southpalmbeachcounty.

8 KIDSANCTUARY CAMPUS ­— Sixth Annual Gilded Holiday Hoedown; 7pm at the Flagler Museum. Carla Pisani, Chair; Hermé de Wyman Miro, International Honorary Chair. Call 651.653.8274.

CATHOLIC SCHOOLS IN THE DIOCESE OF PALM BEACH — 30th Annual Lumen Christi Scholarship Gala; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.775.9520.

9 PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN & JEWS — Sunday Conversations; 4pm- 5:30pm at the Wells Fargo Community Room, 255 S. County Road. Lecture series features Dr. Robert Watson on “First Ladies, from Martha to Melania.” Free to Palm Beach Fellowship of Christians & Jews members; $10 non-members. Light refreshments. RSVP requested. Call 561.833.6150.

A SAFE HAVEN FOR NEWBORNS
­— Holiday Luncheon; 11:30am at Mar-a-Lago. Lexye Aversa, Chair; Hermé de Wyman Miro, Linda Corso and Helen Nicozisi, Honorary Chairs. Call 561.512.7333.

10 PALM BEACH CIVIC ASSOCIATION — Annual Holiday Party; 5:30pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. By invitation.

TOWN OF PALM BEACH UNITED WAY – Business and Professional Breakfast with Navy SEAL speaker Jason Redman; 7:30am at The Breakers Palm Beach. Stephen Hall, Jr., Chair. Call 561.655.1919.

PRESERVATION FOUNDATION OF PALM BEACH ­— Membership Luncheon and Ballinger Award Presentation; noon at The Breakers Palm Beach. By invitation.

MARY RUBLOFF YWCA HARMONY HOUSE — The 25th Anniversary Luncheon, Visions of Sugar Plums; 11am at the Sailfish Club. Shawn Jan and Paula Wittman, Chairs. Call 561.640.0050.

11 INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH ­— Holiday Gala Dinner Dance - A Night in Baden-Baden at the Beach Club. Hermé de Wyman Miro, Chair; Veronica Atkins and Suzanne Niedland, Co-Chairs.

THE SCRIPPS RESEARCH INSTITUTE ­—First Food For Thought Luncheon; 11am-1pm with guest speaker Christoph Rader, Ph.D on “Are Antibodies the Key to Curing Cancer?” Space is limited. E-mail Jenny Zdankowski at jzdankow@scripps.edu to sign up or call 561.228.2015.

PALM BEACH POLICE FOUNDATION Cocktail Reception; 6pm-8pm at Graff, 221 Worth Avenue, Palm Beach. A percentage of proceeds donated to the Palm Beach Police Foundation. By invitation.

YMCA OF THE PALM BEACHES — Annual Prayer Breakfast with guest speaker Emmitt Smith; 7:45am at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.968.9622, ext. 237.

ST. EDWARD CHURCH — Annual Christmas Gala; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Dale and Marietta McNulty, Chairs. Call 561.832.0400.

12 LEADERS IN FURTHERING EDUCATION (LIFE) — Lady in Red Gala Kick Off; 6pm at the home of Jan and Chip Malley. By invitation.

CENTER FOR FAMILY SERVICES ­— Old Bags Luncheon Kick Off Cocktail Party; 5pm at the Lana Marks Boutique. 150 Worth Avenue. By invitation.

SOUTH FLORIDA PBS — Third Annual Stars of Education Dinner honoring the Fortin Foundation at Club Colette. Michele Kessler, Chair. Call 561.364.4402.

13 HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH­ — Archival Evening Dinner Dance at Club Colette. By invitation.

14 PALM BEACH CIVIC ASSOCIATION — Directors Meeting and Luncheon; noon at The Colony. By invitation.

AMERICAN FRIENDS OF THE HEBREW UNIVERSITY — Scopus Award Gala Kick Off; 7pm at a private residence. By invitation.

17 PALM BEACH SYMPHONY — Third Annual Holly Jolly Symphony Fetê; 11am at the Sailfish Club. Carol and Andrew Hays, Chairs; Marietta McNulty, Silent Auction Chair. Call 561.568.0265.

18 CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH — Philadelphia Orchestra and Brass Quintet at the Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. E-mail info@cmspb.org, call 561.379.6773 or visit www.cmspb.org.

NAVY SEAL FOUNDATION & NAVY SEAL MUSEUM/MEMORIAL — Kick Off Cocktail Reception; 6:30pm at the home of Peggy and Dudley Moore. By invitation.

JEWISH FEDERATION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — 2019 Annual Campaign Kick Off featuring guest speaker Howie Mandel; 6pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Joel Yudenfreund, Paula Newmark and Cindy Schlossberg, Chairs. E-mail Rachel Berg at rachel.berg@jewishpalmbeach.org or call 561.242.6612.

19 CATHOLIC CHARITIES — Bishop’s Gala Kick Off Cocktail Reception; 6pm at the Findlay Galleries. James Borynack and Adolfo Zaralegui, Chairs. By invitation.

20 THE PROMISE FUND — Pink Tie Guys Reception; 6pm at Club Colette. Christian Angle and Stuart Berstein, Chairs. By invitation.

21 MORSELIFE — Dinner Dance; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Sondra and David Mack, Chairs; Susan and Morris Mark and Pamela and Edward Pantzer, Co-Chairs. E-mail louised@morselife.org or call 561.242.4661.

23 RED SNEAKERS FOR OAKLEY — Brunch with Santa; 11am at The Colony. Call 561.659.8100.



JANUARY 2019

4 LEADERS IN FURTHERING EDUCATION (LIFE) — 25th Annual Lady in Red Gala; 6pm cocktails; 7:30pm gourmet dinner and entertainment at The Breakers Palm Beach. By invitation.

5 THE PALM BEACH POLICE FOUNDATION — The 13th Annual Palm Beach Policeman’s Ball. Black Tie Dinner Dance honoring James Patterson at Mar-a-Lago. Gaye and Jim Engel, Honorary Chairs; Monika and John Preston, Gala Chairs. Call 561.820.8118.

5 BIG DOG RANCH RESCUE ­— Celebrity Chefs for Canines at The Delray Beach Marriot. E-mail Robin Friedman at robin.friedman@bdrr.org or call 561.651.9147.

7 PALM BEACH ISLAND CATS — Meow Pawty Pre-Gala Reception; 5pm at Trevini Ristorante. Florence Berney, Chair. By invitation.

9 RYAN LICHT SANG BIPOLAR FOUNDATION—Here and Now - Sixth Annual Palm Beach Medical Briefing Luncheon at The Breakers Palm Beach. Inger Anderson, Marilyn Beuttenmuller and Denise Hanley, Chairs; Amanda Schumacher and Sally Soter, Co-Chairs; Micah Ford and Kristen Ray, Junior Chairs; Bruce Gendelman, 2019 Shining Star Award Recipient. E-mail pbluncheon2019@questforthetest.org, call 888.944.4408 or visit questforthetest.org.

10 BASCOM PALMER EYE INSTITUTE ­— Palm Beach Annual Medical Forum & Luncheon; 11:30am at Mar-a-Lago. By invitation.

THE SOCIETY OF THE FOUR ARTS — King Library Donor Dinner at 6:30pm. By invitation.

CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH — Emerson String Quartet with Paul Huang, Violin and Gilles Vonsattel, Piano at the Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. E-mail info@cmspb.org, call 561.379.6773 or visit www.cmspb.org.

PALM BEACH MODERN + CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR — VIP Preview; 5pm-9pm at 825 S. Dixie Hwy. and Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. VIP Preview Benefit: $150. Fair continues from 11am-7pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday. $25 one-day pass. $55 multi-day pass. Students 12-18; Seniors 62+ $15. Call 1.800.376.5850, e-mail info@artpbfair.com or visit www.artpbfair.com.

SEEDING TO ACTION — Lunch & Learn co-founders Nancy Brinker, Julie Cummings and Laurie Silvers present "Staying Safe in an Unsafe World" with guest speaker, The Honorable Frances Fragos Townsend, Former White House Assistant for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism to President Bush, and a career public servant for more than 20 years serving Republican and Democratic presidents. Club Colette at 11:30am. Call 561.322.3420.

BRIGHAM AND WOMEN’S HOSPITAL — Annual Palm Beach Evening; 6pm at The Breakers. By invitation.

11 PALM BEACH CIVIC ASSOCIATION — 75th Anniversary Luncheon with guest speaker James Patterson at Club Colette. By invitation.

PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE ­— Luncheon; 11:30am at The Colony with guest speaker Harry Benson, World Renown Photographer with topic “The Royal Family.” Hermé de Wyman Miro, Chairman of the Board, Luncheon Chair, Underwriter and Speaker Sponsor. Call 561.832.6418.

12 THE PROMISE FUND — Annual Holiday Party; 5:30pm at The Perfect Pink Party at the Beach Club. David Brodsky, Sherry Endelson and Paulette Koch, Chairs. Call 561.307.8000.

13 PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN & JEWS — Sunday Conversations; 4pm- 5:30pm at the Wells Fargo Community Room, 255 S. County Road. Lecture series features former MP John Browne on the topic “Royals I Have Known... and Did ‘The Crown’ Get It Right?” Free to Palm Beach Fellowship of Christians & Jews members; $10 non-members. Light refreshments. RSVP requested. 561.833.6150.

17 THE SCRIPPS RESEARCH INSTITUTE — Second Food For Thought Luncheon; 11am-1pm with guest speaker Mark Sundrud, Ph.D. on “Precision Medicine for IBD.” Space is limited. E-mail Jenny Zdankowski at jzdankow@scripps.edu to sign up or call 561.228.2015.

HANLEY FOUNDATION — Palm Beach Dinner at the Sailfish Club. Judy and Fritz Van der Grift, Co-Chairs. $500 per person or $350 for ages 40 and under. Call Pam Viscusi at 561.268.2355 or visit hanleyfoundation.org.

PEGGY ADAMS ANIMAL RESCUE LEAGUE — Grace Society Reception; 6pm at the home of James Berwind and Kevin Clarke. Call 561.472.8576.

18 PALM BEACH ISLAND HOSPICE FOUNDATION — Hospice Evening 2019; 7pm at the Flagler Museum. Nicole Atkinson and Betsy Turner, Chairs. Call Lynnette Lin at 561.832.8585 or visit www.hospicepb.org.

GLADES ACADEMY FOUNDATION, INC. — An Evening of Great Expectations, Emilia Fanjul, Chair. By invitation.

19 AMERICAN FRIENDS OF THE HEBREW UNIVERSITY — Scopus Award Gala at The Breakers Palm Beach honoring Marjorie and Robert Emden. Sherry and Kenneth Endelson, Roberta and Paul Kozloff, Barbara and Richard Rothschild and Andrea and John Stark, Chairs. Tickets: $1250. Call Sherri Siskin at 561.750.8585 or visit www.afhu.org.­

20 PALM BEACH CIVIC ASSOCIATION — VIP Dinner honoring Dr. Mehmet Oz at a private residence. By invitation.

AMERICAN FRIENDS OF THE HEBREW UNIVERSITY — Annual Leadership Education Forum (ALEF); 9am-2:30pm at The Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach. Tickets: $150. Call Laura Abrams at 561.750.8585 or visit www.afu.org.

21 PALM BEACH CIVIC ASSOCIATION — Annual Awards Luncheon; noon at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.655.0820.

22 INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH ­— Reception honoring Hermé de Wyman Miro at the home of Jan and Chip Malley, By invitation.

22 LES GIRLS OF PALM BEACH — Luncheon at the Sailfish Club.

23 KRAVIS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS — Palm Beach Wine Auction Sponsors Vintners’ Dinner; 6:30pm at Café Boulud. Ted Mandes, Chair. By invitation.

CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF THE DIOCESE OF PALM BEACH — Caritas Dei Bishop’s Gala; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach, Karmita and Charlie Gusmano and Lauren and Charlie Lomangino, Chairs; Carol and Harold Baxter, Honorary Chairs. Call 561.775.9567 or visit www.catholiccharitiesdpb.org.all 561. 630.2695.

CENTER FOR FAMILY SERVICES OF PALM BEACH COUNTY, INC. — 20th Annual Old Bags Luncheon; 11am at The Breakers Palm Beach. By invitation.

24 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE ­— Luncheon; 11:30am at The Colony with guest speaker Rick Rose, Historian with topic “Palm Beach History.” Hermé de Wyman Miro, Chairman of the Board and Luncheon Chair; Mary Bryant McCourt, Luncheon Underwriter and Speaker Sponsor. Call 561.832.6418.

JUPITER MEDICAL CENTER — Reception at the home of Jeffrey and Lee Ann Alderton. By invitation.

KRAVIS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS — Palm Beach Wine Auction; 6pm at the Kravis Center. Ted Mandes, Chair. Call 561.651.4320.

PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN & JEWS — Pathways, Perspectives... and Pizza - 5:30pm-7pm at the Fellowship Hall at Royal Poinciana Chapel featuring short films followed by interactive discussions facilitated by Tom O’Brien and Rabbi Howard Shapiro. First topic of the series is “Israelis, Palestinians and the Settlements.” Free to Palm Beach Fellowship of Christians & Jews members, $10 non-members. Light refreshments and pizza. RSVP requested. Call 561.833.6150.

SACRED HEART SCHOOL AND THE EVERGLADES FOUNDATION — Preview Reception for The Everglades Through the Eyes of Children; 6pm at Findlay Galleries. Call 561.655.2090.

26 THE LEUKEMIA & LYMPHOMA SOCIETY — Annual Black Tie Gala; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach.

28 H.O.W. (HEARING THE OVARIAN CANCER WHISPER) — 18th Annual Time is of the Essence Luncheon with guest speaker Jane Brody; 11:30am at the Flagler Museum. Valerie Goldfein, Chair; Patricia O’Connell, Junior Chair; Judy Snyder, Honorary Chair. Call 561.406.2109.


TOWN OF PALM BEACH UNITED WAY Alexis de Tocqueville Society Cocktail Reception; 5:30pm-7:30pm at Club Colette. Debra Vasilopoulos, Chair. Call 561.655.1919.

29 PALM BEACH ISLAND CATS — “Party Palm Beach Style” Annual Cat’s Meow Dinner Dance; 6:30pm at the Sailfish Club. Call 561.800.4725.

31 IMPACT THE PALM BEACHES — Annual Impact Grant Awards Celebration; 5:30pm at the FitTeam Ballpark of the Palm Beaches. Admission is free for members; $20 per guest. Visit impactpalmbeachs.org or call 561.371.6790.

JOHN HOPKINS UNIVERSITY— A Woman’s Journey at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. Erin McGould and Debra Vasilopoulos, Chairs; Lee Callahan, Betsy Meany, Susan Telesco, Norma Tiefel and Susan Wright, Honorary Chairs. Tickets: $175. Call Melinda Thomas at 410.955.8660 or visit www.hopkinsmedicine.org/awomansjourney.


FEBRUARY


2 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE ­— 87th Anniversary Celebration; 2pm. Matinee of Mamma Mia! at a Maltz Jupiter Theatre, preceded by a brunch in the Green Room. Hermé de Wyman Miro and Dick and Sally Robinson, Celebration Chairmen. Call 561.832.6418.

PALM BEACH FOUNDATION - Cocktail Reception; 6-8pm at Mar-a-Lago. By invitation.

NORTON MUSEUM OF ART — Grand Opening Gala. Call 561.832.5196, ext. 1121.

4 RICHARD DAVID KANN MELANOMA FOUNDATION
— 20th Annual Eclipse Luncheon and Fashion Show; 10:30am at The Breakers Palm Beach. Marianne Gold and Nancy Hart, Chairs; Merrill Fisher Gottesman and Hermé de Wyman Miro, Honorary Chairs. Call 561.655.9655.

JEWISH FEDERATION PALM BEACH COUNTY — Lion of Judah Luncheon: A Celebration of Women’s Philanthropy; 11:30am at the Cohen Pavilon at the Kravis Center for Performing Arts. Jodi Kantor, guest speaker. Catherine Pollack and Lyn Ross, Co-Chairs. E-mail Wendy Weiss at wendy.weiss@jewishpalmbeach.org or call 561.242.6604.

PARKINSON’S FOUNDATION ­— Annual Leo Geller Golf Tournament; 11am at Boca Rio Golf Club, Boca Raton. Foursomes and sponsorships available. E-mail Robin Miller at rmiller@parkinson.org, call 561.962.1702 or visit www.parkinson.org/southpalmbeachcounty.

6 MORSELIFE — Luncheon and Card Party; 10am at The Cohen Pavilion at the Kravis Center. Phylis Fogelson, Diane Goldsmith, Helene Kaplan and Jean Sharf, Chairs. Call 561.242.4661.

ALZHEIMER’S COMMUNITY CARE — Annual Luncheon; 10:45am at the Beach Club. Call 561.683.2700. ext. 132.

7 CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH — Nicholas Cannelakis, Michael Brown and Elena Urioste, Piano Trio at the Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. E-mail info@cmspb.org, call 561.379.6773 or visit www.cmspb.org.

ST. EDWARD GUILD — Annual Valentine Luncheon and Fashion Show; 11am at the Beach Club. Cathie Fanjul and Julie Reveley, Co-Chairs. Call 561.832.0400.

DANA-FARBER CANCER INSTITUTE/THE JIMMY FUND — Pre-Celebration Dinner at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.833.2080.

BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION — Hot Pink Luncheon and Symposium; 11:45am at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 646.497.2630.

8 BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — 38th Annual Winter Ball Gala; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Hillie Mahoney, Chair. Black tie. Call 561.683.3287.

9 DANA-FARBER CANCER INSTITUTE/THE JIMMY FUND — 28th Annual Discovery Celebration at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.833.2080.

JDRF INTERNATIONAL — 34th Annual Gem of an Evening Gala - A Night in Casablanca Cocktail Reception; 6pm at Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa. Murray Levin and The Saul and Theresa Esman Foundation, Honorees; Linda Ashley and Victoria Rautbord, Co-Chairs. E-mail sbevilacqua@jdrf.org, call 561.801.7271 or visit jdrf-greaterpalmbeach.ejoinme.org/gemgala2019.

10 EW FOUNDATION — Fifth Anniversary Musical Brunch: Books, Bellinis & Bel Canto at Club Colette. Judi Richards, Gail Worth, and Xiomi and J. Roby Penn, IV, Chairs; Arthur E. Benjamin, Carol Jaeger, Hermé de Wyman Miro and Suzanne Holmes, Honorary Chairs. Call 561.833.3700.

PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN & JEWS — Sunday Conversations - 4pm-5:30pm at the Wells Fargo Community Room, 255 S. County Road featuring Russell Kelley III on the topic “A Pictorial History of Palm Beach.” Free to Palm Beach Fellowship of Christians & Jews members, $10 non-members. Light refreshments. RSVP requested. Call 561.833.6150.

12 THE SCRIPPS RESEARCH INSTITUTE ­— Third Food For Thought Luncheon; 11am-1pm with guest speaker Matthew Pipkin, Ph.D. on “Programming Killer T Cells for Immunotherapy of Cancer and Infection.” Space is limited. E-mail Jenny Zdankowski at jzdankow@scripps.edu to sign up or call 561.228.2015.

14 IRELAND FUNDS AMERICA­ — 29th Annual Emerald Isle Black Tie Dinner Dance at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 212.213.1166.

BIG DOG RANCH RESCUE ­— Second Annual Big Dogs Valentines Night Out in Wellington. E-mail Robin Friedman at robin.friedman@bdrr.org or call 561.651.9147.

THE PROGRESSIVE INSURANCE MIAMI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW — 78th Year; 10am-6pm at Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin. Visit www.miamiboatshow.com.

15 AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION — 64th Annual Palm Beach Heart Ball at The Breakers Palm Beach. Monika Preston, Chair.

THE PROGRESSIVE INSURANCE MIAMI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW — 78th Year; 10am-6pm at Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin. Visit www.miamiboatshow.com.

16 ORPHAN’S PROMISE — Dinner Dance at Mar-a-Lago.

EVERGLADES FOUNDATION — For Everglades Dinner Dance at The Breakers Palm Beach.

THE PROGRESSIVE INSURANCE MIAMI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW— 78th Year; 10am-6pm at Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin. Visit www.miamiboatshow.com.

17 THE PROGRESSIVE INSURANCE MIAMI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW — 78th Year; 10am-6pm at Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin. Visit www.miamiboatshow.com.

18 PALM BEACH SYMPHONY­ — 17th Annual Gala - Sapphire Dreams; 7pm in the Mediterranean and Venetian Ballrooms at The Breakers Palm Beach. Tricia and Tom Trimble, Chairs; Leslie Rose, Honorary Chair. $750 per person. Black Tie. Call 561.568.0265.

PALM BEACH FRIENDS OF HILLWOOD — Cocktail Reception; 6pm at The Colony. By invitation.

PALM BEACH HABILITATION CENTER — 28th Annual Hab-A-Hearts Luncheon; 11am at Mar-a-Lago. Donna Scully and Joan Thompson, Chairs; Barbara Fuschetti, Honorary Chair. Call 561.965.8500, ext. 212.

THE PROGRESSIVE INSURANCE MIAMI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW — 78th Year; 10am-6pm at Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin. Visit www.miamiboatshow.com.

19 THE SOCIETY OF THE FOUR ARTS — Chairman’s Forum Dinner; 7pm. By invitation.

PALM BEACH ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY ­— Women of Distinction Luncheon; 11:15am at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.803.2018.

PALM BEACH FRIENDS OF HILLWOOD — Annual Palm Beach Dinner. By invitation.

20 PALM BEACH CIVIC ASSOCIATION — Major Contributor Reception at a private residence. Call 561.655.0820.

21 CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH — Orion Weiss and Shai Wosner, Piano Duo at the Norton Museum of Art. E-mail info@cmspb.org, call 561.379.6773 or visit www.cmspb.org.

PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN & JEWS —Pathways, Perspectives... and Pizza; 5:30pm-7pm at the Fellowship Hall at Royal Poinciana Chapel featuring short films followed by interactive discussions facilitated by Tom O’Brien and Rabbi Howard Shapiro. Second topic of the series is “Reclaiming and Reinventing Religion.” Free to Palm Beach Fellowship of Christians & Jews members, $10 non-members. Light refreshments and pizza. RSVP requested. Call 561.833.6150.

TEMPLE EMANU-EL OF PALM BEACH ­— Annual Gala Fundraising Concert. Call 561.832.0804.

LIGHTHOUSE GUILD — 11th Annual Visionary Evening Gala Dinner Dance at Club Colette. Arlene Dahl, Honorary Chair. Call 561.635.5342.

22 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE ­— Luncheon with guest speaker Sharon Parker, cancer survivor; 11:30am at the Sailfish Club. Hermé de Wyman Miro, Chairman of the Board, Luncheon Chair, Underwriter and Speaker Sponsor. Call 561.832.6418.

23 CLEVELAND CLINIC FLORIDA — Annual Gala; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach, Milly Park, Nancy Rollnick and Kathryn Vecellio, Chairs. Call 561.351.0494.

25 AMERICAN HUMANE — Hero Dog Awards Kick Off Luncheon; 11:30am at the Sailfish Club. Call 561.537.5887.

28 CANCER ALLIANCE OF HELP & HOPE — 2019 Shop The Day Away Luncheon; Silent Auction at 10am; 12:30pm luncheon at The Breakers Palm Beach. DeAnne Hutchison and Barbara Zand, Chairs; Rebecca Doane, Janet Levy and Judi Richards, Honorary Chairs. Call 561.748.7227 or visit www.cahh.org.

MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL — 13th Annual Leadership Council Psychiatry Seminar and Luncheon at Casa Bendita. Michelle Kessler and Carroll Carpenter, Co-Chairs. By invitation.

UNICORN CHILDREN’S FOUNDATION — The Unicorn Ball: Get Down with Motown at Polo Club Boca Raton. Julissa Caballero and Phillip DiPonio, Chairs. Call 561.620.9377, ext. 304 or visit unicornchildrensfoundation.org.



MARCH


1 THE KRAVIS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS — Kravis Center Gala; 6pm cocktail reception followed by a performance by David Foster & Friends, featuring the Kravis Center Pops Orchestra and continue with dinner and dancing. Irene and Jim Karp, Christine and Bob Stiller, Chairs; Monika E. Preston and Kathryn C. Vecellio, Honorary Chairs. $1,000 Gala Patron, $500 Young Gala Patron (45 and younger). For tickets or sponsorship information call Thalia White at 561.651.4320 or visit kravis.org/gala.

PRESERVATION FOUNDATION OF PALM BEACH ­— Annual Dinner Dance; 7:30pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Talbott Maxey and Pauline Pitt, Co-Chairs. By invitation.

2 PALM BEACH OPERA — 2019 Gala, An Evening with Matthew Polenzani; 6:30pm-11pm at Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa. Jeffrey and Lee Ann Alderton, Gala Chairs. Tickets $1,000 each. For sponsorship and underwriting opportunities e-mail David Walker at dwalker@pbopera.org or call 561.835.7558.

CENTER FOR CREATIVE EDUCATION — The Silver Affair, 25th Anniversary Gala on a Private Vessel, West Palm Beach. Bob and Susan Wright, Chairs; Paula and Bob Butler and Betsy and James Meany, Co-Chairs; Charles and Amanda Schumacher, Honorary Chairs. Call Vivianne Hall at 561.805.9927, ext. 105.

COMPREHENSIVE ALCOHOL REHABILITATION PROGRAM (CARP) ­— Spring Luncheon; 11:30am at The Four Seasons. Michael and Cat Cabot, Chairs; Patty Dean and Park Miller, Honorary Chairs. Call 561.844.6400.

3 AMERICAN FRIENDS OF MAGEN DAVID ADOM — Celebration of Life Gala; 5:30pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.835.0510.

4 ALZHEIMER’S DRUG DISCOVERY FOUNDATION — Luncheon at Club Colette. Nancy Goodes and Jan Willinger, Chairs. Call 212.901.8000.

JEWISH FEDERATION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY Celebrating Philanthropy; 6pm at the Cohen Pavilion at the Kravis Center for Performing Arts. Featured speaker and performance by Mandy Gonzalez. William Meyer, Honoree. Susan Shulman-Pertnoy, Ron Pertnoy, Sydelle Miller and Julie and Peter Cummings, Chairs. E-mail Sarah Rogers at sarah.rogers@jewishpalmbeach.org or visit jewishpalmbeach.org.

6 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE ­— Afternoon Tea hosted by Keiser University Flagship Campus with guest speaker Dr. Gary B. Vonk, Flagship Campus President. Hermé de Wyman Miro, Chairman of the Board, Speaker Sponsor and Underwriter. By invitation only. Call 561.832.6418.

BLADDER CANCER ADVOCACY NETWORK­ — Third Annual New Discoveries Research Lecture & Luncheon at the Beach Club. Mary Gushee and David Pulver, Co-Chairs. Call 301.215.9099, ext. 20.

7 PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIANS & JEWS Annual Dinner at The Breakers Palm Beach; 5:30pm-9pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Guest speaker will be noted theologian and author Barbara Brown Taylor, plus presentation of the 2019 John C. Randolph Award to Louis C. Pryor and the late Harold B. “Hal” Scott. Tickets: $250 for Palm Beach Fellowship of Christians & Jews members, $325 non-members. Call 561.833.6150.

8 BASCOM PALMER EYE INSTITUTE — Annual Evening of Vision Gala; 6:30pm at The Breakers Palm Beach; Lois Pope Chairs; James Borynack and Adolfo Zaralegui, Honorary Chairs. By invitation.

9 BIG DOG RANCH RESCUE ­— Sixth Annual Wine, Women and Shows at the Mar-a-Lago. E-mail Robin Friedman at robin.friedman@bdrr.org or call 561.651.9147.

10 HANLEY FOUNDATION — 24th Annual Family Picnic at the National Croquet Center, West Palm Beach. Kelly and Joe Rooney, Co-Chairs. $195 for adults (18 and over), $50 per child (4-17 years of age) and children 3 and under are free. Call Pam Viscusi at 561.268.2355 or visit hanleyfoundation.org.

13 THE SCRIPPS RESEARCH INSTITUTE — Fourth Food For Thought Luncheon; 11am-1pm with guest speaker Tim Spicer, Ph.D. on “Advancing 3D Tumor Models for High Throughput Screening Directed at Pancreatic & Brain Cancers.” Space is limited. E-mail Jenny Zdankowski at jzdankow@scripps.edu to sign up or call 561.228.2015.

14 THE SALVATION ARMY — Women’s Auxiliary Hearts of Gold Luncheon; 11am at the Beach Club. Gail Levine and Nan Gallagher, Chairs. Call 561.686.3530.

THE ACTORS FUND — 10th Anniversary Heart & Soul Gala honoring Anka Palitz; 7pm cocktails; 8pm dinner at The Breakers Palm Beach. Black Tie. Theodora Aspegren and Lois Pope, Co-Chairs. E-mail Douglas Ramirez at dramirez@actorsfund.org, call 917.281.5921 or visit www.actorsfund.org/HeartandSoul2019.

THE WHITE HOUSE HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION — Reception; 6pm at the home of Howard and Michele Kessler.

17 GATEWAY FOR CANCER RESEARCH — St. Patrick’s Day Gala; 6pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 866.932.4208.

18 TOWN OF PALM BEACH UNITED WAY – Alexis de Tocqueville Society Annual Recognition Dinner at Club Colette; Debra Vasilopoulos, Chair. Call 561.655.1919.

19 KIDSANCTUARY CAMPUS —10th Annual 1,000 Wishes Luncheon and Fashion Show; 7pm at Mar-a-Lago. Amy Acerno and Guia Wells, Chairs; Robin Adler and Kimberly Kent, Co-Chairs. Call 561.653.8274.

20 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE ­— Evening Cocktail Reception; 6pm at a private residence hosted by Jeffrey and Lee Alderton. Hermé de Wyman Miro, Chairman of the Board and Evening Chair. By invitation. Call 561.832.6418.

21 PALM BEACH POLICE FOUNDATION ­— Council of 100 Annual Spring Dinner at the Flagler Museum. Hosted by George Matthews and Michael Belisle. By invitation.

PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIANS & JEWSPathways, Perspectives... and Pizza; 5:30pm-7pm at the Fellowship Hall at Royal Poinciana Chapel featuring short films followed by interactive discussions facilitated by Tom O’Brien and Rabbi Howard Shapiro. Third topic of the series is “Race and White Privilege.” Free to Palm Beach Fellowship of Christians & Jews members, $10 non-members. Light refreshments and pizza. RSVP requested. Call 561.833.6150.

LES GIRLS OF PALM BEACH — Afternoon Tea at The Chesterfield.

24 FOUNDCARE, INC. — A Votre Santé (To Your Health); 6pm at Club Colette. Honoring Dr. and Mrs. David Dodson, Mr. and Mrs. Ken Druskin, and Hermé de Wyman Miro. Jeffrey and Trisha Cole, Chairs. Tickets: $325. Call PJ Layng at 561.472.9160, ext. 220 or visit www.foundcare.org.

28 CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH — Sitkovetsky, Piano Trio at the Norton Museum of Art. E-mail info@cmspb.org, call 561.379.6773 o

JEWISH FEDERATION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY H. Irwin Levy Founders’ Dinner; 6pm at Café Boulud. Lynn Peseckis, Stacey and Jourdan Levy, Chairs; Barbara Kay, Honorary Chair. E-mail Sherryl Steinberg at sherryl.steinberg@jewishpalmbeach.org, call 561.242.6632 or visit jewishpalmbeach.org. visit www.cmspb.org.

30 PARKINSON’S FOUNDATION ­— The Parkinson’s Gala; 7pm-11pm at Woodfield Country Club, Boca Raton. Robin Muir, Honoree. $250 sponsorships available. E-mail Robin Miller at rmiller@parkinson.org, call 561.962.1702 or visit www.parkinson.org/southpalmbeachcounty.


APRIL


1 NAVY SEAL FOUNDATION & NAVY SEAL MUSEUM/MEMORIAL — Fourth Biennial Palm Beach Navy Seal Evening of Tribute at Mar-a-Lago. Kie Cundey, Ann Heathwood, Elliot Hershberg and Molly Slattery, Co-Chairs; Rebecca Williams, Margery O’Neil, Jane Woodman and Nancy Wildrick, Honorary Chairs. For tickets and information call 561.459.6999.

3 ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL — 10th Annual St. Jude Palm Beach Dinner; 7:30pm at Club Colette. Lourdes Fanjul, Talbott Maxey and Thomas C. Quick, Chairs. Call 305.537.1429.

4 PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN & JEWS — Pathways, Perspectives... and Pizza - 5:30pm-7pm at the Fellowship Hall at Royal Poinciana Chapel featuring short films followed by interactive discussions facilitated by Tom O’Brien and Rabbi Howard Shapiro. Final topic of the series is “Holocaust Deniers.” Free to Palm Beach Fellowship of Christians & Jews members, $10 non-members. Light refreshments and pizza, RSVP requested. Call 561.833.6150.

9 THE SOCIETY OF THE FOUR ARTSBenefactors Dinner; 6:30pm. By invitation.

11 SOUTH FLORIDA SCIENCE CENTER AND AQUARIUM ­—Avant Garde Cuisine: The Science of Food with “Top Chef All Star” Richard Blais; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Mary Freitas, Elizabeth Gordon and Caroline Rafferty, Chairs. Call Marcy Hoffman at 561.832.1988 or visit www.sfsciencecenter.org.

12 BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — 18th Annual Barefoot on the Beach Dinner Dance; 7:30pm at The Breakers Beach Club. Keith and Nicole Williams, Chairs. White attire. Call 561.683.3287.

19 ST. GEORGE’S SOCIETY — Season Closing Reception; 6:30pm at The Chesterfield. By invitation.

22 HANLEY FOUNDATION — 20th Annual Hanley Foundation Golf Classic at Admirals Cove, Jupiter. Nellie Benoit, Chair. $1,000 per golfer, $4,000 per foursome and $500 for juniors (age 40 and under). Call Pam Viscusi at 561.268.2355 or visit hanleyfoundation.org.

25 CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH — Escher String Quartet at the Norton Museum of Art. E-mail info@cmspb.org, call 561.379.6773 or visit www.cmspb.org.

26 FLAGLER MUSEUMWhitehall Society’s Annual Mixing It Up Cocktail Reception; 6:30pm at the Museum. By invitation.



MAY


4 BIG DOG RANCH RESCUE ­— Second Annual Kentucky Derby Day at Big Dog Ranch Rescue. E-mail Robin Friedman at robin.friedman@bdrr.org or call 561.651.9147.



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