Social Highs

SEPTEMBER

THE SALVATION ARMY OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — Offering 100-Days of Savings in honor of its Centennial Anniversary through December 30th at its two Family Store locations. Shoppers will receive weekly in-store discounts on already reduced prices. Purchases of any amount will also be eligible for a weekly $100 Shopping Coupon Prize drawing by submitting their email address. A Cash Grand Prize of $250 will be drawn from all entry forms on Day 100 (December 30th). Visit www.salvationarmypalmbeachcounty.org.

27 SOCIETY OF THE FOUR ARTS — Tickets are on sale for Four Arts members to the upcoming King Fling book sale on November 4th. The King Library requests donations of coffee table and fine art books to add to their collection and/or to sell during the King Fling event. Members and library enthusiasts please donate a nice (approximately $30+) bottle of wine for the wine grab. Tickets: $50. On sale to the public: October 4th. Call 561.655.2766 or email kinglibrary@fourarts.org.

29 CLEMATIS BY NIGHT— Tasty Vibrations (Alternative/Island Jam); 6pm-9pm on the Great Lawn, 100 N. Clematis Street and Sunday on the Waterfront. Blankets and chairs are recommended, Screen on the Green. Public parking is available in city garages, the Banyan and Evernia garages being the closest to the events. Visit www.wpb.org/events or call 561.822.1515.

OCTOBER

1 THE CHILDREN'S HEALING INSTITUTE — Annual Charity Clay Shoot; 7:30am-3pm at Quail Creek Sporting Ranch; Individual Shooter - $250; Team (4 Shooters) - $800. Visit childrenshealinginstitute.org/events or call 561.687.8115.

WEST PALM BEACH GREENMARKET —  Sweet Success. The return of the Best Farmers Market in the U.S. two years in a row (according to a Readers’ Choice poll by USA Today 10 Best); 9am-1pm. New vendors include: Ash and Earth, Chef Luc Authentic French Baked Goods, Ebony’s Vegan Bakery, Edible Spreadable, Florida Man Pet Treats, Garden of Esther, Green Queen’s Garden, Hideout Kava & Tea Bar, Icestasy Italian Ice, IZZYS Bakery, Liquid Gold Honey, Mother Lover, Outclaws, Papa G’s Country Kitchen, Pickled Penos, Pop Shack, Pupberry, Purposefully Baking, Rollup NYC, Subculture Group, Sugar Lumpz, The Folk, The Noble Women Bakery and Universal Biocarbon. The complete vendor list is available at www.wpb.org/events. 

6 NORTON MUSEUM OF ART — A Personal View on High Fashion & Street Style: Photographs from the NIcola Erni Collection, 1930s to Now; 5:30pm Opening Reception and view the exhibition before it opens to the public; 6:15pm Remarks by Director Ghislain d'Humieres, joined by Stefan Puttaert and Valentina Frutig of the Nicola Erni Collection. Call 561.832.3541 or visit www.norton.org.

 

CLEMATIS BY NIGHT— Tempo Sonoro Band (Latin); 6pm-9pm on the Great Lawn, 100 N. Clematis Street and Sunday on the Waterfront. Blankets and chairs are recommended, Screen on the Green. Public parking is available in city garages, the Banyan and Evernia garages being the closest to the events. Visit www.wpb.org/events or call 561.822.1515.

 

11 PALM BEACH CRIME WATCH — Palm Beach Crime Watch Membership Cocktail Party at Al Fresco at Par 3 Golf Course. By invitation.

16 SUNDAY ON THE WATERFRONT —  4pm-7pm at Meyer Amphitheatre, 104 Datura Street. Free. Visit www.wpb.org/events or call 561.822.1515.

17 TOWN OF PALM BEACH UNITED WAY — Business and Professional Breakfast; 7:30am at The Breakers Palm Beach. Jay Clifford and Stacie Hallinan, Co-Chairs. Call 561.655.1919.

20 BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — Fourth Annual Securing Our Future Dinner; 6:30pm-10:30pm at The Boca Raton, 501 E. Camino Real, in Boca Raton. Proceeds will benefit Boys & Girls Club of Boca Raton. Email Nicole Miranda at nmiranda@bgcpbc.org, call 561.676.5472 or visit www.bgcpbc.org.

26 STOP POACHING NOW — Global E-Race Extinction; 6pm-9pm at Bice. Cocktails and Dinner - $175 followed by a VIP After-Party benefiting Project Rhino, Third Pole Conservancy, Bloodlions, Aaranyak, SPN's G-Cep, GRI, The Soft Foot Alliance, Wildlife Now and the Ulinzi Africa Foundation. RSVP: stoppoaching-now.org/tickets. Online Auction: charityauctionstoday.com/auctions/stop-poaching-now-33839. Earn your stripes. #WalkRideRun. Visit www.stoppoaching-now.org.

27 CLEMATIS BY FRIGHT — A frightful twist on the weekly Clematis by Night series, Clematis by Fright is a free family-friendly event that will offer fun for everyone. Activities include games, Trick-or-Truck where kids can safely get candy from first responders and public works vehicles, hayrides, face painting and more. There will also be a costume contest with prizes. Visit www.wpb.org/events or call 561.822.1515.

29 WEST PALM BEACH GREENMARKET — 9am-1pm. Features more than 100 vendors selling various products, including fresh fruits and vegetables, coffees and teas, flowers and plants, homemade specialty items, desserts and treats, and a pet costume contest.

30 JEWISH FEDERATION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY —  Sundays Together, a new community-wide educational program hosted by Friedman Commission for Jewish Education (CJE). Free family adventure for all ages; 9:30am-12pm at The Palm Beach Zoo for Northern and Central Palm Beach County communities. To register visit jewishpb.org/sundaystogether. Families are invited to stay and explore the zoo after the program ends. Email Robyn Hurvitz at robyn.hurvitz@jewishpalmbeach.org, call 561.209.2621  or visit jewishpb.org.

NOVEMBER

1 PALM BEACH CRIME WATCH — Membership Cocktail Party; Al Fresco at the Par 3. By invitation.

3 PALM BEACH SYMPHONY — Season Kick Off Reception; 6pm at Club Colette. Call 561.281.0145.

4 SOCIETY OF THE FOUR ARTS — King Fling Season Kick Off and Book Sale; 5pm-8pm in the Philip Hulitar Sculpture Garden. The King Library requests donations of coffee table and fine art books to add to their collection and/or to sell during the upcoming King Fling book sale. Members and library enthusiasts please donate a nice (approximately $30+) bottle of wine for the wine grab. Cost: $50. On sale to Four Arts members: September 27th; On sale to the public: October 4th. Call 561.655.2766 or email kinglibrary@fourarts.org.

YOUNG FRIENDS OF THE NORTON — Fleuressence Fall Kick Off Party; 7pm-10pm cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. Call 561.659.6786 or visit youngfriends@norton.org.

5 THE CHILDREN'S HEALING INSTITUTE — Drive Out Child Abuse Golf Tournament at PGA National Champion Course; Registration begins at noon; 1:30pm shotgun start; Foursome - $1600. Visit childrenshealinginstitute.org/events or call 561.687.8115.

6 JEWISH FEDERATION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY —  Sundays Together, a new community-wide educational program hosted by Friedman Commission for Jewish Education (CJE). Free family adventure for all ages; 9:30am-12pm at The Palm Beach Zoo for Western and South Palm Beach County communities. To register visit jewishpb.org/sundaystogether. Families are invited to stay and explore the zoo after the program ends. Email Robyn Hurvitz at robyn.hurvitz@jewishpalmbeach.org, call 561.209.2621  or visit jewishpb.org.

9 YOUNG FRIENDS OF THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — First Annual Cocktails in Paradise to kick off the new season; 5:30pm-7:30pm at a private Palm Beach residence. Visit pbchistory.org.

GARDEN CLUB OF PALM BEACH — Cocktail Reception Preview of the annual Christmas Boutique; 5:30pm at the Society of the Four Arts. Heather Henry and Nancy Murray, Chairs. By invitation. 

 

11 AMERICAN HUMANE — 12th Anniversary Hero Dog Awards Gala; 6pm-11pm at Eau Palm Beach Resort. Hosted by Emmy-winning celebrity television star Carson Kressley and featuring music legend Michael Bolton. Tickets: $500 each. Table of 10: $5,000. VIP Experience with Michael Bolton and Carson Kressley: $1200; VIP Table of 10: $12,000. Purchase tickets at HeroDogAwards.org/tickets. For information on sponsorship opportunities email Laura Wright at LauraW@AmericanHumane.org, call 202.677.4224 or visit americanhumane.org/events.

PALM BEACH ROTARY FOUNDATION — Flags for Heroes Opening Reception; 5pm at Bradley Park pavilion.

12 JUPITER MEDICAL CENTER FOUNDATION — An Evening on the Range with Brad Faxon; 4pm-7pm at Old Marsh Golf Club. Golf attire recommended. Funds raised will benefit the Surgical Institute at Jupiter Medical Center. For sponsorships and underwriting call 561.263.3712 or visit jmcfoundation.org.

13 JAZZ SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH —  Celebrating Unique Form of American Music: Jazz! with cocktails, dinner and a concert at Club Colette, 6pm. Jean Dolan, Founder; Paul Noble, Arlette Gordon and Roget Pontbriand, Chairs. Visit jazzsocietypb.org or call 305.858.6970.

14 JUPITER MEDICAL CENTER FOUNDATION — 43rd Annual Charity Golf Classic - 1 day, 2 courses; 7:30am Registration and Breakfast; 8:30am Shotgun Start at Lost Tree Club; 8am Registration and Breakfast; 9:30am Shotgun Start at Emerald Dunes Club. Brad Faxon, Tournament Chair and Tom Fazio, Honorary Chair. Funds raised will benefit the Surgical Institute at Jupiter Medical Center. For sponsorships and underwriting call 561.263.3712 or visit jmcfoundation.org.

16 CHILDREN'S HOME SOCIETY OF FLORIDA — 30th Anniversary of The Ultimate Dinner Party; 6pm at private residences in Palm Beach. Victor Moore and John J. Tatooles, Chairs; Jim and Gay Engel, Honorary Chairs. Call 561.402.0823.

PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE — Opera Reception featuring Palm Beach Opera; 5pm-7pm at a private residence. Lee and Jeffrey Alderton, Event Hosts/Speaker Sponsors. Email info@palmbeachrt.com or call 561.832.6418.

PALM BEACH CIVIC ASSOCIATION — Directors Luncheon; noon at Club Colette. By invitation.

17 CLINICS CAN HELP  — Women's Caring Circle Luncheon; 11am-1pm at The Colony. Emily Pantelides, Chair; Dee Hilfiger and Barbara Gilbert, Honorary Chairs. Tickets: $225 per person or $2500 for table of 10. For sponsorship opportunities or more information email Jay Zeager at jay@clinicscanhelp.org, call 561.640.2995 or visit clinicscanhelp.org. By invitation.

19 PEGGY ADAMS ANIMAL RESCUE LEAGUE — Young Friends' Party Animal Gala; 6pm at The Flagler Museum. Stacey Leuliette, Chair; Molly and Nick Mele, Co-Chairs. Visit PeggyAdams.org/YoungFriends, call 561.530.6066 or email YoungFriends@PeggyAdams.org.

20 SUNDAY ON THE WATERFRONT — Big City Dogs (Classic, Rock/Blues); 4pm-7pm at Meyer Amphitheatre, 104 Datura Street. Free. Visit www.wpb.org/events or call 561.822.1515.

21 RED SNEAKERS FOR OAKLEY — Fifth Annual Dinner Gala at Club Colette. Merrill Debbs, Chair. Call 561.310.5001. 

26 TOWN OF PALM BEACH UNITED WAY — Cocktail Reception honoring leadership donors of the Town of Palm Beach United Way; 6pm-8pm at Findlay Galleries to benefit 29th Annual Children's Holiday Toy Drive. Please bring a toy. By invitation.

28 PRESERVATION FOUNDATION OF PALM BEACH — Phipps Ocean Park Dinner; 7pm at Club Colette. By invitation.

DECEMBER

1 HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — Archival Evening honoring George T. Elmore; 7pm at the Sailfish Club. Tickets start at $750. By invitation. Visit pbchistory.org.

CLEMATIS BY NIGHT— Clematis by Night Holiday Tree Lighting; 6pm-9pm on the Great Lawn, 100 N. Clematis Street. Featuring Sandi, the world’s only 700-ton holiday sand tree, will return as the Best Public Holiday Lights Display, as voted by USA Today readers as part of the publication’s 2021 10 Best Readers’ Choice poll. Public parking is available in city garages, the Banyan and Evernia garages being the closest to the events. Visit www.wpb.org/events or call 561.822.1515.

 

2 ALZHEIMER'S COMMUNITY CARE — Jingle Bell Rock 25th Anniversary Dinner Dance honoring Dick Robinson at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.683.2700 or email development@alzcare.org.

4 THE REHABILITATION CENTER FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS — 30th Annual Soiree Dinner Dance at Club Colette. Julie Connors, Chair;

Heather Henry, Co-Chair. Call 561.655.7266. By invitation.

5 SOUTH FLORIDA PBS — Annual Stars of Education Dinner honoring Thomas C. Quick at Club Colette.

6 PALM BEACH SYMPHONYSixth Annual Holly Jolly Symphony Fête, 10:30am at Cohen Pavilion at Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. Karen and Kenneth Rogers, Chairs; Sheryne and Richard Brekus, Vice-Chairs; Amy and John Collins, Honorary Chairs; Marietta Muiña McNulty, Auction Chair. Call 561.568.0265.

CLEVELAND CLINIC — Luncheon; 11:30am at Cafe Boulud. Call 954.659.6238.

 

ADOPT-A-FAMILY OF THE PALM BEACHES, INC. — 38th Annual Tree Lighting Celebration at the Sailfish Club. Tickets: $400 per person. Elizabeth DeBrule, Chair; Karen Fischer, Co-Chair. Tickets, sponsorships or more information visit www.adoptafamilypbc.org or call 561.253.1361.

7  PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE — Speakers Anne and Keith Wargo of Autism Speaks; 5pm-7pm at a private home. Helen and Louis Nicozisis, Event Hosts/Speaker Sponsors. Email info@palmbeachrt.com or call 561.832.6418.

 

8 PEGGY ADAMS ANIMAL RESCUE LEAGUE — 51st Annual Christmas Ball; 7pm at the Sailfish Club. Pauline Pitt, Chair. By invitation.

YMCA OF THE PALM BEACHES — 14th Annual Prayer Breakfast; 7:30am at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.508.4028.

9  PALM BEACH POLICE & FIRE FOUNDATION Cocktail Reception aboard Lady Kathryn V. Leo and Kathryn Vecellio, Chairs. By invitation. 

10 PALM BEACH CRIME WATCH — Police & Fire Public Safety Day and Police Department Centennial Celebration at the Flagler Museum. Call 561.508.3547.

THE SALVATION ARMY OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — Centennial Gala - The Paradise Ball; White tie at Mar-a-Lago. The historic landmark home was selected due to its initial owner, Marjorie Merriweather Post, who purchased the land and constructed her residence in 1922, the same year that The Salvation Army located its offices in Palm Beach. Holly Holden, Chair; Farley Rentschler, Junior Chair. Email Linda Gunter at linda.gunter@uss.salvationarmy.org, call 561.686.3530 or visit salvationarmypalmbeachcounty.org.

FIRST SERVE OF THE PALM BEACHES — Dinner Dance following the Paul van Der Grift Tennis Invitational at a private residence. By invitation.

12 PROMISE FUND OF FLORIDA —  Pink Tie Guy Kick Off Cocktail Reception at Club Colette. By invitation.

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

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

15 PALM BEACH DESIGN MASTERS —  Holiday Open House; 5:30pm-9:30pm in support of Cancer Alliance of  Help & Hope. By invitation.

16 MIAMI CANCER INSTITUTE CHILDREN'S FUND / DANIEL E. PONTON FUND FOR THE NEUROSCIENCES — Club Colette's 40th Anniversary Dinner Dance; 7pm at Club Colette. Black tie. By invitation.

17 MORSELIFE HEALTH SYSTEMS — 39th Annual Dinner at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.242.4661.

18 SUNDAY ON THE WATERFRONT — Aloha Islanders; 4pm-7pm at Meyer Amphitheatre, 104 Datura Street. Dancers from Hawaii, Tahiti, Samoa, and New Zealand will perform high-energy routines for guests of all ages. Free. Visit www.wpb.org/events or call 561.822.1515.

2023 JANUARY

5 PALM BEACH OPERA — Reception honoring Gala Chairs Merrill and Charles Gottesman; 5:30pm at the home of Lee and Jeffrey Alderton. By invitation.

 

7 BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — 35th Annual Wellington Dinner Dance; 6:30pm-11pm at Wycliffe Country Club in Wellington. Georgina Bloomberg, Chair; Dr. Edward and Maria Becker, Dr. Richard an Julia Giroux, Chris and Charlene Ramos, Daniel and Angie Payne, Dr. Ana Ferwerda and Dr. Eduardo Jusino and Julie and John Kime, Honorary Chairs. Tickets: $350. Proceeds support Neil S. Hirsch Family Boys & Girls Club of Wellington. Email Elena Corsano at ecorsano@bgcpbc.org, call 646.209.6965 or visit www.bgcpbc.org.

9 PLANNED PARENTHOOD OF SOUTH, EAST AND NORTH FLORIDA — Palm Beach Dinner Dance; 7pm at Club Colette.

11  PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE — Speaker Luncheon with Author, Animal Activist Jennifer Skiff; 11:30am at Manatee Lagoon. Gail Worth, Luncheon Underwriter; Herbert A. Roemmele, Speaker Sponsor. Email info@palmbeachrt.com or call 561.832.6418.

 

13 AMERICAN FRIENDS OF THE HEBREW UNIVERSITY — 2023 Palm Beach Scopus Award Dinner honoring Beth McCoy; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.948.3265 or visit www.afhu.org. By invitation.

 

15 THE DARBSTER FOUNDATION — Fur Ball at Club Colette. By invitation.

17 THE RYAN LICHT SANG BIPOLAR FOUNDATION — INSIGHTS V - Art Exhibition of Creativity and the Bipolar Brain Opening Reception; 5:30pm  at The John H. Surovek Gallery. Lore Dodge and Frances Fisher, Chairs. By invitation. Call 888.944.4408.

 

19 THE HANLEY FOUNDATION — Palm Beach Dinner; 6pm at the Sailfish Club. Kelly Williams and Andrew Forsyth, Chairs. Call 561.268.2355.

 

21 PALM BEACH POLICE & FIRE FOUNDATION — 17th Annual Palm Beach Police & Fire Rescue Ball at Mar-a-Lago. By invitation.

25 CATHOLIC CHARITIES DIOCESE OF PALM BEACH, INC. — Caritas Dei Bishop's Gala; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Cocktails Auction, Dinner and Dancing. Presentation of prestigious awards and recognition: Special Bishop’s Charity Medal presented to James Borynack; The Caritas Dei Award to Richard “Dick” Kelly; The Caritas Christi Award to Reverend Peter T. Troung and The Caritas Spiritus Sanctus Award to George Kunzman. Email Amyleigh Atwater at aatwater@ccdpb.org, call 561.352.9552 or visit ccdpb.org.

PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE — Speaker Luncheon featuring Palm Beach Chief of Police Nicholas Caristo 11:30am at The Colony. George Elmore, Arlette Gordon, Ben Starling, III, Luncheon Underwriters; Michael J. Dixon, Speaker Sponsor. Email info@palmbeachrt.com or call 561.832.6418.

26 H.O.W. HEARING THE OVARIAN CANCER WHISPER — 21st Annual Time is of the Essence Luncheon; 11:30am at Mar-a-Lago. Frances Fisher and Betsy Matthews, Chairs. By invitation. Call 561.406.2109 or visit www.howflorida.org.

NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE ASSOCIATION — Wild About Wildlife Reception. 6pm-8pm at a private residence. Honorable Danielle Moore, Honorary Chair; Marshall Field V and Dragana Connaughton, Emeritus Chairs. By invitation.

 

27 PALM BEACH ZOO & CONSERVATION SOCIETY — Tropical Safari Gala; 7pm at Palm Beach Zoo & Conservatory. Michele Kessler and Thomas C. Quick, Honorary Chairs. Call Karen Carr Huebbers, Chief Development Officer or Lindsay Shapiro, Gift Officer at 561.533.0887, ext. 222 or visit gala@palmbeachzoo.org.

29 ENGLISH-SPEAKING UNION — Annual Downton Abbey Dinner Dance at Club Colette. Call 561.254.7838.

FEBRUARY

2 PALM BEACH ISLAND HOSPICE FOUNDATION — Hospice Evening 2023 at The Breakers Palm Beach. Gaye and James Engel, Chairs. Call 561.832.8585.

3 BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — Ninth Annual Youth of the Year Dinner; 6pm-9:30pm at Hilton West Palm Beach in West Palm Beach. Honorable Danielle H. Moore and Honorable Lesly Smith, Honorary Chairs. Individual Ticket: $225; Sponsorships: $2,500 - $20,000. Email Nicole Miranda at miranda@bgcpbc.org, call 561.676.5472 or visit www.bgcpbc.org.

 

4 NORTON MUSEUM OF ART — Annual Art Gala celebrating the exhibition, A Personal View on High Fashion & Street Style: Photographs from the Nicola Erni Collection, 1930s to Now. Lorna James, Lisa Tananbaum and Silvia Zoullas, Chairs. Committee: Lori Gendelman, Karin Luter, Nicola Marcus and Anne Reyes. Call Kristina Dilley at 561.832.5196, ext. 1121 or visit norton.org/gala.

5 BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — Second Annual Players Club - For one night only; 9pm-12pm at EyeCandyLand Farm in Wellington. Kathleen Gannon-Ledsome and Erica Hatfield, Chairmen. VIP Individual Ticket $100; VIP Lounge Tables $1,200 and VIP High Tops $500. Email Elena Corsano at ingecorsano@bgcpbc.org, call 646.209.6965 or visit www.bgcpbc.org.

6 PALM BEACH OPERA  — 2023 Gala - An Evening with Piotr Bezcala; 6:15pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Charles and Merrill Gottesman, Chairs. Call 561.835.7563.

9 THE COUDERT INSTITUTE — Season Celebration Gala; 6:30pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.659.6161.

11 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE — 91st Anniversary Celebration Annual Fundraiser featuring Tootsie; 2pm at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts followed by a reception in the Founders Room. Arlette Gordon, Founder Room Sponsor. Email info@palmbeachrt.com or call 561.832.6418.

13 BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PAM BEACH COUNTY — Fifth Annual World Championship Equestrian Triathlon; 2pm-6pm at EyeCandyLand South in Wellington. Kathleen Gannon-Ledsome, Chairs. VIP Individual Ticket: $500. Email Elena Corsano at ecorsano@bgcpbc.org, call 646.209.6965 or visit www.bgcpbc.org.

15 COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR PALM BEACH AND MARTIN COUNTIES — 10th Annual Founders Luncheon; 11:30am at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts - Cohen Pavilion. Email Brittany Malitsky, Senior Director for Community Engagement at bmalitsky@cfpbmc.org, call 

561.340.4511 or visit www.yourcommunityfoundation.org.

17 THE SOCIETY OF THE FOUR ARTS — Americans in Paris Dinner Dance. By invitation.

18 THE SOCIETY OF THE FOUR ARTS — Contemporaries' Disco in the Desert Gala. By invitation.

PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE — Speaker Luncheon; 11:30am featuring Lord Acton, Author at Bethesda-by-the-Sea. David Sarama and Daniel Drennen, II, Luncheon Underwriters; Stephen Norris, Speaker Sponsor. Email info@palmbeachrt.com or call 561.832.6418.

THE EVERGLADES FOUNDATION — Palm Beach Gala at The Breakers Palm Beach.

20 PALM BEACH SYMPHONY — 21st Anniversary Annual Gala; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. James R. Borynack and Adolfo Zaralegui, Honorary Chairs. Call 561.568.0265.

22 THE CENTER FOR FAMILY SERVICES — 24th Annual Old Bags Luncheon at The Breakers Palm Beach. Tammy Pompea and Diane Smith, Chairs.

23 AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION — 68th Annual Palm Beach Heart Ball; The Breakers Palm Beach. Laurie Silvers, Chair. By invitation.

24 BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — 42nd Annual Gala - The Winter Ball; 7pm-8pm Cocktail Reception; 8pm-11pm Dinner and Dancing at The Breakers Palm Beach. Lynne McGowan Wheat, Chair; Audrey Gruss, Jennifer Fischer, Amy Phelan, and Andrea Wynn, Co-Chairs. Tickets: $1250. Email Tim Tracy at ttracy@bgcpbc.org, call 561.324.8600 or visiting www.bgcpbc.org. By invitation.   

25 CLEVELAND CLINIC FLORIDA — Annual Florida Ball; 7pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 954.659.6238.

MARCH

1  KRAVIS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS — 30th Anniversary Gala at the Kravis Center. Call 561.651.4320.

CHILDREN'S HOME SOCIETY OF FLORIDA — Annual Spring Luncheon; 11am at The Colony. Wendy Roberts, Chair. Call 561.402.0823.

2 CANCER ALLIANCE OF HELP & HOPE — 2023 Shop The Day Away Luncheon; 10:30am at The Breakers Palm Beach. Laura Moore Tanne, Michelle King Robson and Jacqui Michel, Chairs. Call 561.748.7227.

3 PRESERVATION FOUNDATION OF PALM BEACH — Annual Dinner Dance; 6:30pm at Bradley Park. By invitation.

4 BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — 10th Annual Be Great Celebration Dinner; 6:30pm-9:30pm at Quail Ridge Country Club in Boynton Beach. Proceeds help the summer camp program at Boys & Girls Clubs of Delray Beach. Tickets $225. Email Nicole Miranda at nmiranda@bgcpbc.org, call 561.676.5472 or visit www.bgcpbc.org.

6 DANA-FARBER CANCER INSTITUTE — Palm Beach Leadership Dinner at The Breakers Palm Beach. Dr. Laurie Glimcher, Chair. By invitation.

9 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE — Speaker Luncheon; 11:30am featuring Chris Hickey, University Professor and Cancer Researcher at Bear Lakes Country Club. A. Billie and Louis Feher, Luncheon Underwriters; Barbara Anderson, Speaker Sponsor. Email info@palmbeachrt.com or call 561.832.6418.

13  PROMISE FUND OF FLORIDA Annual Major Donor Dinner and Award Celebration at Club Colette. By invitation.

14 PALM BEACH OPERA — Guild's 21st Annual Luncheon; 11:30am at Mar-a-Lago. Arlette Gordon and Cathy Solomon, Co-Chairs. Call 561.835.7569.

16 PALM BEACH FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIANS & JEWS — Annual Fellowship Dinner and 30th Anniversary Celebration; 6:30pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.833.6150.

20 RICHARD DAVID KANN MELANOMA FOUNDATION (RDK) — 23rd Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show; 10:30am at The Breakers Palm Beach. Nancy Hart and Lisa Leder, Chairs; Suzanne Niedland, Honorary Chair. Call 561.655.9655.

22 PALM BEACH CIVIC ASSOCIATION — Annual Awards Breakfast with guest speaker James Patterson; 9am at The Breakers Palm Beach. Dan Ponton, Honoree.

26 LIFE (LEADERS IN FURTHERING EDUCATION) — 29th Annual Lady in Red Gala with entertainment by Paul Anka and featuring "Queen of Comedy," Rita Rudner; 6pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Lois Pope, Chair. Proceeds benefit Disabled Veterans through American Humane's Pups4Patriots Program and South Florida youth through Palm Beach County Food Bank's Lois' Food4Kids Program. Email life@life-edu.org, call 561.582.8083 or visit www.life-edu.org.

27 MORSELIFE — Golf Luncheon; Flagler Steakhouse at The Breakers Palm Beach. By invitation. Email events@morselife.org or call 561.242.4661.

TOWN OF PALM BEACH UNITED WAY — Alexis de Tocqueville Society Award Dinner; 7pm at Club Colette. Susan and Bob Wright, Co-Chairs. By invitation. Call 561.655.1919.

31 HOPITAL ALBERT SCHWEITZER HAITI — White Hot Night Gala at the Sailfish Club. By invitation.

APRIL

2 PALM BEACH CRIME WATCH — Annual Bridge Lighting and Cocktail Party at Royal Park Bridge. Call 561.508.3547.

 

6 PALM BEACH ROUND TABLE — Speaker Luncheon featuring Eric Kelly, Quantum Foundation President; 11:30am at Bear Lakes Country Club. Marie Feldman and John Cammeyer, Luncheon Underwriters; Michael J. Dixon, Speaker Sponsor. Email info@palmbeachrt.com or call 561.832.6418.

8 BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — 2023 Great Futures Polo Day; 4pm-8pm at Grand Champions Polo Club in Wellington. Melissa and Marc Ganzi, Chairs. Tickets: $1000. Proceeds supports Neil S. Hirsch Family Boys & Girls Club of Wellington. Email Elena Corsano at ecorsano@bgcpbc.org, call 646.209.6965 or visit www.bgcpbc.org.

14 BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — 21st Annual Barefoot on the Beach; 7:30pm-830pm Cocktail Reception; 8:30pm-11:30pm Dinner and Dancing at The Breakers Beach Club. Reid Boren, Thomas Quick and Wally Turner, Founding Chairs. Tickets: $650. Email Tim Tracy at ttracy@bgcpbc.org, call 561.324.8600 or visit www.bgcpbc.org.

GARDEN CLUB OF PALM BEACH — Flower Show Preview Reception; 6pm in the O'Keefe Gallery. Sue Strickland and Patt Sned, Chairs,

 

15 CANCER ALLIANCE OF HELP & HOPE — Dance The Night Away Gala at Mar-a-Lago; 6pm-7pm Reception; 7pm-11pm Dinner and Dancing Competition. Janet Levy and Farley Rentschler, Co-Chairs. Call 561.748.7227.

16 AMERICAN FRIENDS OF MAGEN DAVID ADOM (AFMDA) — Palm Beach Galal 5:30pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Email mailto:palmbeach@afmda.org, call 561.835.0510 or visit palmbeach@afmda.org. By invitation.

17  PALM BEACH CIVIC ASSOCIATION — Annual Meeting and Reception; 10am at the Henry Morrison Flagler Museum. By invitation.

20 HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF PALM BEACH COUNTY — Sunset History Cruise; 6pm-8:30pm at North Palm Beach Marina. Tickets: $150 Young Friends HSPBC Members; $175 HSPBC Members; $200 Non-Members. Visit pbchistory.org.

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2 TOWN OF PALM BEACH UNITED WAY — Annual Meeting; 4pm-6pm at The Breakers Palm Beach. Call 561.655.1919.