Fisher family funds trail at Science Center
The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium has announced a $1.1 million, 5-acre expansion project, the Fisher Family Science Trail. A ribbon cutting will take place at 10 a.m. Thursday at the site, 4801 Dreher Trail, West Palm Beach.
Jeffrey Frances and son Harrison Fisher live in Palm Beach. Visit sfsciencecenter.org.
Flagler Rotary Club — Attorney Joe Considine will speak on “Getting Loved Ones Into Treatment” at 8 a.m. Tuesday at The Chesterfield. The cost of the breakfast meeting is $23. For further information, email email@example.com.
Talk of kings — Richard Bock will facilitate a book discussion at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday on “The Man Who Created The Middle East” by Christopher Simon Sykes at the Dixon Education Building of The Society of Four Arts.
The author’s biography of his grandfather — Sir Mark Sykes, signatory to the 1916 Sykes-Picot Agreement — reassesses his life and work. Admission is free. For information, call 655-2766 or visit fourarts.org.
Chapter executive — Joanne O’Connor, a litigation shareholder of Jones Foster Johnston & Stubbs law firm, has been appointed vice president of the Palm Beach chapter of the Federal Bar Association. The chapter focuses on the professional development of federal court practitioners and hosts an annual judicial reception.
O’Connor has been cited as a leading litigation lawyer in publications including Chambers USA, Best Lawyers in America, South Florida Legal Guide, and as a legal elite in Florida Trend. Jones Foster has offices in Palm Beach, West Palm Beach and Jupiter.
Save the date — Carey O’Donnell, president and creative director of the O’Donnell Agency, will moderate a panel on health care at the Oct. 17 meeting of the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce. The event starts at 7:30 a.m. at The Breakers. Members are free. Guests pay $40 in advance and $50 at the door. Visit palmbeachchamber.com.