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HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — 2020 is the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which gave women the right to vote. Explore this empowering exhibit from the National Archives and learn about the amazing women who fought for this right. Watch it at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-2_y_q9Sm54&feature=youtu.be

EXHIBITION 

SOUTH FLORIDA SCIENCE CENTER AND AQUARIUMReal Bodies: The Exhibition through April 11, 2021. Appropriate for all ages, Real Bodies goes beyond skin deep to reveal the mysteries of human anatomy, exploring the body through physiology, culture and emotion. Visitors will tour real, preserved human bodies, digging deeper into what it means to be alive. The exhibit will also feature a COVID-19 component, encouraging visitors to learn more about the pandemic’s impact on the human body. Admission is $17.95 for adults, $13.95 for children ages 3 to 12 and $15.95 for seniors aged 60 and older. Science Center members and children under 3 are free. Call 561.832.1988 or visit www.sfsciencecenter.org

JANUARY 2021 

21 HANLEY FOUNDATIONPalm Beach Dreamcatcher Dinner; 6pm-8pm at the Sailfish Club. Call 561.268.2355 or visit hanleyfoundation.org.

 

25 H.O.W. HEARING THE OVARIAN CANCER WHISPER — A Whisper to a Roar: The Stay Home, Never Stay Silent Lunch. In honor of H.O.W.’s 20th Anniversary, stay safe in your own home, but enjoy a delicious lunch courtesy of Christafaro’s delivered to your door. Honoring all H.O.W. Chairwomen for 20 Years of Lifesaving Leadership. For invitation or information call 561.406.2109 or visit www.howflorida.org.

26 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLELuncheon; 11:30am at the Sailfish Club with Guest Speakers Stephen Lindsay, Businessman and Roland Manuel, Accountant. Hermé de Wyman Miro, Luncheon Chair and Louis and Helen Nicozisis, Luncheon Underwriters. Call 561.832.6418.

 

30 KRAVIS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTSRe-Opening Gala Celebration; 6pm. Monika E. Preston and Kathryn C. Vecellio, Chairs; Christine and Bob Stiller, Honorary Chairs; Judith Mitchell, Special Honoree. Call 561.651.4320.

31 ENGLISH-SPEAKING UNION — Annual Downton Abbey Black Tie Dinner Dance at Club Colette.

 

FEBRUARY

PLANNED PARENTHOODPalm Beach Dinner Dance - An Evening Under Your Roof; virtual. Visit events@ppsenfl.org.

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — No Show Winter Ball. to be held virtually at 7pm. Traditionally the Winter Ball is a black tie event held at The Breakers Palm Beach and is the highlight of the Palm Beach social season. All proceeds will benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County. Price: $1,000 to support Boys & Girls of Palm Beach County. Hillie Mahoney, Chair; Gretchen Leach, Co-Chairman. Email Tim Tracy at ttracy@bgcpbc, call 561.683.3287 or visit www.bgcpbc.org.

 

NORTON MUSEUM OF ART — 80th Anniversary Celebration. Call 561.832.5196 or visit norton.org.

PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIANS & JEWS — Sunday Series; 4pm via Zoom featuring Leslie Gray Streeter presentation “Black Widow and Other Adventures.” Visit PalmBeachFellowship.net for registration link.

MARY OBOLENSKY UNDERWOOD LEUKEMIA FOUNDATIONAn Evening in the Old Raj Dinner Dance at The Sailfish Club. Black tie or India attire. By invitation.

12 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE — Luncheon at The Colony with Guest Speaker Jonathan Starr, Founder of Abaarso School. Hermé de Wyman Miro, Luncheon Chairwoman; Fay and Richard Kline, Luncheon Underwriters and Speaker Sponsors. Call 561.832.6418.

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION66th Annual Palm Beach Heart Ball; 7pm. Virtual. Christine Stiller and Jules Stiller Cournane, Chairs. Call 561.697.6607.

 

15 PALM BEACH REHABILITATION CENTER30th Annual Hab-a-Hearts Luncheon; 11am at Mar-a-Lago. Call 561.965.8500, ext. 210.

16 AMERICAN FRIENDS OF THE HEBREW UNIVERSITY (AFHU) — Palm Beach Drive-In Movie and Dinner Event; 6:30pm at Norton Museum Parking Lot (directly across the street) at 1501 S. Dixie Hwy. in West Palm Beach. Email Monica Loebl, National Director of Development at mloebl@afhu.org or call 561.750.8585.

18 DANA-FARBER CANCER INSTITUTE AND THE JIMMY FUND 30th Anniversary in Palm Beach "Cocktails and Conversation with Our Doctors;" Virtual. Phyllis Krock and Judie and Larry Schlager, Chairs. Call 561.833.2080.

 

TEMPLE EMANU-EL OF PALM BEACH — Annual Gala; 7pm at Temple Emanu-El of Palm Beach. Call 561.832.0804

 

19 BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTYSeventh Annual Youth of the Year Dinner; 6pm Reception; 7pm Dinner at Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa. Proceeds from the Youth of the Year Dinner will support the Max M. Fisher and Florence De George Boys & Girls Clubs in West Palm Beach. Email Nicole Miranda at nmiranda@bgcpbc.org, call 561.683.3287 or visit www.bgcpbc.org.

LIFE — 27th Annual “Lady in Red” Gala; 6pm. Virtual event starring Gladys Knight, and comedian Dana Carvey. 

Proceeds from the gala will benefit disabled veterans through the “Pups4Patriots” program at American Humane and South Florida youth through the Palm Beach County Food Bank’s “Lois’ Food4Kids” program. Lois Pope and Suzi Goldsmith, Chairs; Christine Lynn, Grand Honorary Chair; Bjaye and Frank Pilotte, Honorary Chairs. Tickets: $500. RSVP to reserve your private link. Visit: www.life-edu.org or call 561.582.8083.

20 CLEVELAND CLINIC FLORIDA — Annual Florida Ball; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 772.223.5693.

23 INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH — Spring Buffet Luncheon at the Sailfish Club. Herme de Wyman Miro, Veronica Atkins, Milly and Patrick Park, Chairs Call 561.832.4200.

24 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE — Afternoon Event; 4pm at The Sailfish Club with Guest Speaker Dr. Eric Kramer, Neurologist.  Hermé de Wyman Miro, Luncheon Chairwoman and Underwriter and Peggy and Bill Johnson, Speaker Sponsors. Call 561.832.6418.

CHILDREN'S HOME SOCIETY OF FLORIDA — Evening 1 of The Ultimate Dinner Party; 6:30pm-10pm at a private residence. Mr. and Mrs. Jim and Gaye Engel, Chairs; Patty Myura, Honorary Chair. Email Rachel Spillane at rachel.spillane@chsfl.org or call 561.568.7037.

 

25 CHILDREN'S HOME SOCIETY OF FLORIDA — Evening 2 of The Ultimate Dinner Party; 6:30pm-10pm at a private residence. Mr. and Mrs. Jim and Gaye Engel, Chairs; Patty Myura, Honorary Chair. Email Rachel Spillane at rachel.spillane@chsfl.org or call 561.568.7037.

26 PALM BEACH COUNTY FOOD BANKPalm Beach Empty Bowls; 11am at The Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea. Call 561.670.2518.

27 CARP (COMPREHENSIVE ALCOHOLISM REHABILITATION PROGRAM) — Annual Spring Luncheon.

MARCH

PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIANS & JEWS — Pathways & Perspectives; 5pm via Zoom. Interactive discussion on the topic “Ethics and Morals,” facilitated by Thomas G. O’Brien and Rabbi Howard Shapiro. Visit PalmBeachFellowship.net for registration link.

 

ALZHEIMER;S DRUG DISCOVERY FOUNDATION — Fourth Annual Hope on the Horizon Palm Beach Luncheon at The Beach Club. Nancy Goodes, Bonnie Lautenberg, Heidi McWilliams and Jan Willinger, Chairs.

PRESERVATION FOUNDATION OF PALM BEACH — Annual Benefit; 7:30pm at The Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach. By invitation.

HANLEY FOUNDATION26th Annual Family Picnic; 11am-2pm at the National Croquet Center. Call 561.268.2355 or visit hanleyfoundation.org.

 

11 HANLEY FOUNDATION26th Annual Family Picnic; 11am-2pm at the National Croquet Center. Call 561.268.2355 or visit hanleyfoundation.org.

CHILDREN'S HOME SOCIETY OF FLORIDALegacy Circle Luncheon; 12pm-2pm at The Brazilian Court. Wendy Roberts, Chair. Email Loren Young at loren.young@chsfl.org or call 561.402.0823.

PLANNED PARENTHOODThe Virtual Tradition of Choice Luncheon; 11am at events@ppsenfl.org.

12 CENTER FOR FAMILY SERVICES OF PALM BEACH COUNTY, INC. — Old Bags Luncheon Diamond Jubilee; 10am at The Colony. Call 561.616.1257.

 

19 MORSELIFE HEALTH SYSTEMS — 37th Annual Dinner and Entertainment; 7:30pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. A memorable evening of delectable dinner and can’t miss entertainment by a performer we all know and love! Let’s toast to the donors and friends who have a shared passion for improving the lives of seniors. Bruce Beal and Jean Sharf, Chairs. Email events@morselife.org or call 561.242.4661.

21 PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIANS & JEWS —Sunday Series; 4pm via Zoom featuring Billy David presentation “Dalton Trumbo.” Visit PalmBeachFellowship.net for registration link.

 

23 HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — 19th Annual Archival Evening honoring George Elmore; 7pm at The Sailfish Club. Call 561.832.4164.

24 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE — Afternoon Event; 4pm at The Sailfish Club with Guest Speaker Dr. Roger Landry, Preventive Medicine Physician. Hermé de Wyman Miro, Luncheon Chair; Carol Gigliotti, Luncheon Underwriter and Herbert Roemmele, Speaker Sponsor. Call 561.832.6418.

 

25 AMERICAN HUMANE — Pups4Patriots Military Gala Celebration; 6pm-10pm at Café Boulud at the Brazilian Court Hotel. The Pups4Patriots military gala will honor the recent graduating class of service dog pairs and raise funds to continue pairing veterans in need with lifesaving service dogs. Tickets can be purchased at www.americanhumane.org. American Humane events are open air and will adhere to CDC safety and wellness protocols. In person seats limited and virtual seats available. Call 561.537.5887 to RSVP.

CANCER ALLIANCE OF HELP & HOPE, INC. — 2021 Shop The Day Away; 10am at The Breakers Palm Beach. Soula Rifkin, Janet Levy and Cameron Neth, Chairs; Abigail Beebe, Jeff Fowler and Amie Swan, Honorary Chairs, Call 561.215.7360.

27 HOPITAL ALBERT SCHWEITZER HAITI (HAS) — White Hot Night Gala; 6:30pm at The Sailfish Club. Call 412.361.5200, ext. 2040.

 

APRIL

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — 20th Annual Barefoot on the Beach. Call 561.683.3287 or visit www.bgcpbc.org.

 

10 GARDEN CLUB OF PALM BEACH — Garden in Bloom Flower Show at the Philip Hulitar Sculpture and Botanical Gardens, The Society of the Four Arts. Through April 11th.

 

12 HANLEY FOUNDATION22nd Annual Golf Classic; 9am-4pm at the Banyan Cay Resort & Golf in West Palm Beach. Call 561.268.2355 or visit hanleyfoundation.org.

15 GARDEN CLUB OF PALM BEACH — Annual Meeting and Awards.

24 YOUNG FRIENDS OF PEGGY ADAMS ANIMA; RESCUE LEAGUE — Party Animal; 6pm-10pm at The Flagler Museum in Palm Beach. Margit & Blair Brandt, Stacey Leuliette, and Molly & Nick Mele, Co-Chairs. $400 per person or $750 per couple. Space is limited to 100 guests. For tickets or for more information call 561.530.6066 or visit PeggyAdams.org/YoungFriends.

MAY

6 TOWN OF PALM BEACH UNITED WAYAnnual Meeting, 4pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. For invitation call 561.655.1919.

JANUARY 2022

19 TOWN OF PALM BEACH UNITED WAYCampaign Luncheon at The Breakers Palm Beach; 11:30am-2pm. For invitations call 561.655.1919.

 

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