WEST PALM BEACH LIBRARY FOUNDATION INC – Food For Thought 2018
Auction Ends: Apr 13, 2018 10:00 PM EDT

Live Event

Sat Apr 14, 2018
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT

You’re invited

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Food For Thought

An Evening of Great Conversation SATURDAY, APRIL 14, 2018
6:30 – 9:30 PM

You’re invited to an elegant dinner party featuring notable authors and
personalities leading an array of lively discussions. Choose your table hosts to converse, inquire, and engage with an expert about their professional field, alongside guests with similar interests. Gain insights into varied topics including the arts, culture, food, ethics, literature, science, society, sports, politics and more.

Dinner will be served in the impressive Grand Reading Room on the 4th Floor. Lend an ear, pose a question, make a friend, hoist a drink... and learn something new.

Your support benefits the community programs at the Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach. 

Click buy tickets today. Once you have purchased your tickets you will receive a confirmation with a link to chose your table hosts.

MANDEL PUBLIC LIBRARY OF WEST PALM BEACH
411 Clematis Street | West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Complimentary Valet at the Library Book Drop on Clematis Street

Table hosts for 2018 include:

1. Hope Alswang: Norton Museum of Art Executive Director/CEO

2. Paul William Coombs: Wine Columnist and Winery Adviser

3. Pat Crowley: Award-Winning Political Cartoonist

4. Peter L. Cruise, Ph.D.: Executive Director, Public Ethics Academy & FAU Professor

5. Shannon Donnelly: The Shiny Sheet Society Editor

6. Congresswoman Lois J. Frankel: U.S. House of Representative FL District 21

7. Chef Aaron Fuller: Restauranteur for Aaron’s Table, and Former Executive Chef at Mar-A-Lago

8. Anita Gabler: Author & Fashion Designer

9. Barbara G. Kay: Host of TV Show Mosaic

10. Jim Mahoney: Award-Winning Photojournalist

11. Terri Parker: WPBF 25 News Investigative Reporter

12. Joseph Pubillones: Interior Designer

13. Dr. Paul D. Robbins: Author & Professor of Molecular Medicine

14. Dick Robinson: Legends 100.3 Radio Host

15. Bill Sanderson: Journalist & Author

16. Richard René Silvin: Author, Lecturer & Historian

17. Kathy Taulman Vaughan: Author, Humorist & Radio Personality

18. Mystery Host

 

HONORARY CHAIRS:
Frances Fisher & Sally Ross Soter


EVENT CO-CHAIRS
Natalie M. Alvarez & Dianne Bernstein


COMMITTEE
Linda Beaty | Adrienne M. Coffin | Edith Hall Friedheim | Anita Gabler
Lesley Hogan | Betsy Kallop | Beverly Myers | Janet Nakushian | Kitty Omura
Patti Patrick | Elizabeth Santoro | Mary Simses | Pamela Slotkin
Melissa Sullivan | Tricia Trimble | Sheryl Wood

Tickets: $325 per person

 

For details visit www.wpblf.org, call Nickie Hennevelt 561-868-7715 or email: Henneveltn@mycitylibrary.org

Sponsors

(Want to be a sponsor click buy tickets and you can choose your sponsorship level on that screen) 

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE SPONSORS

  • JEFFREY & FRANCES FISHER
  • SOTER KAY FOUNDATION

ERNEST HEMINGWAY SPONSORS

  • William K. Caler, Jr.
  • Edith Friedheim
  • Melissa Sullivan
  • The Merrill G. & Emita E. Hastings Foundation
  • Sandy James Fine Food & Productions

CHARLES DICKENS SPONSORS

  • Keith & Linda Beaty
  • Dianne & Abe Bernstein
  • Paul C. & Barbara F. Bremer
  • Adrienne M. Coffin
  • Janet & Bob Nakushian
  • Kitty & Dudley Omura
  • Patti Patrick
  • St.Mary's Medical Center
  • Palm Beach Children's Hospital


EMILY DICKINSON SPONSORS

  • Jeff Mullens & Fern Rose
  • Herbert J. & Beverly J. Myers Charitable Foundation
  • The Chesterfield Palm Beach

MARK TWAIN SPONSORS

  • Stuart & Allison Haft
  • Lesley Hogan, Esq.
  • Helene C. Karp
  • Barbara Kay
  • Alan & Penny Murphy
  • Robert Sanders
  • Mitchell & Pamela Slotkin
  • Tricia & Tom Trimble
  • Brian & Laura Wodar
  • AB Bernstein
  • Hive
  • IBERIABANK
  • Pioneer Linens