SFPC Toys in the Sun Run to benefit the James Jr. Fund and Joe DiMaggio’s Children’s Hospital: Motorcyclists ride from Festival Marketplace (2900 West Sample Road, Pompano Beach) to Markham Park
(16001 W. SR 84, Sunrise). Ride begins at 9:30 a.m. Markham Park gates open at
8 a.m. Concert by Bret Michaels, car show, vendors, food. Participation/admission $20 (with an unwrapped toy) or
$30 (without a toy). toysinthesunrun.com
Lips Annual Gospel Brunch & Holiday Toy Drive: Benefits the Children’s Diagnostic & Treatment Center. Bring an unwrapped toy. A
$10 cover charge in addition to brunch applies to each attendee that will go to CDTC. Reservations required.
11 a.m. Lips, 1421 E. Oakland Park Blvd., Oakland Park.
954-567-0987. fladragshow .com
Madrigal Masquerade Dinner: Proceeds benefit music department projects for choral and vocal studies at FAU. Pageantry, entertainment, a savory feast and music.Guests are encouraged to come dressed in costume. 6:30 p.m. $100. St Gregory's church, 100 NE Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton. fauf.fau.edu/madrigal or 561-297-2337.
Campaign Kickoff for the Jewish Federations of Palm Beach County. Tickets $75 with minimum gift of $365 per household. Featured speaker Howie Mandel. 6 p.m. The Breakers, 1 South County Road, Palm Beach. jewishpalmbeach.org or 561-242-6612.
The Policeman’s Ball: A black-tie dinner and dance to honor the Palm Beach Police Dept. and James Patterson. Proceeds benefit Police Foundation scholarships to dependent children of officers and employees. $750. 6:30 p.m. The Mar-a-Lago Club, 1100 S. Ocean Blvd., Palm Beach. 561-820-8118, pbpf.us
Sacred Heart School 9th Annual Tea: Ten percent of ticket sales benefit the Sacred Heart School Scholarship Fund. Features a fashion presentation, 2 p.m., with beauty tips and tricks.
$100. Saks Fifth Avenue, 172 Worth Ave., Palm Beach.
6th Annual Palm Beach Medical Briefing Luncheon: Proceeds support research at The Ryan Licht Sang Bipolar Foundation.
$550. 11:30 a.m. The Breakers, 1 South County Road, Palm Beach. 888-944-4408, questforthetest.org.
JAFCO Broadway Comes to Ibis: Evening event features the sounds of Broadway to benefit the children served by the Jewish Adoption and Family Care Options organization. $225. 6:30 p.m. The Club at Ibis, 8225 Ibis Blvd., West Palm Beach. 954-315-8696, jafco.org/ events/broadway-comes -to-ibis/
2nd Annual Call for Backup Party: Benefits the Boca Raton Police Foundation that funds outreach programs to improve public safety, etc. Features hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, entertainment, demonstrations and silent auction. 7 p.m.
$99. Bell Estate, 3678 Princeton Place, Boca Raton.
561-988-1711. bocaraton policefoundation.org
Palm Beach Dinner for Hanley Foundation: Features an elegant evening
Scopus Award Gala: Benefits American Friends of the Hebrew University and pays tribute this year’s award recipients Marjorie and Robert Emden. The award recognizes those who demonstrate humanitarian concerns and make outstanding contributions to education. $1,250. The Breakers, Palm Beach, 1 S. County Road, Palm Beach. 561-750-8585. afhu.org.
Conine All-Star Golf Classic to benefit Conine Clubhouse at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital. 9 a.m. $5,000. Fort Lauderdale Country Club, 415 E. Country Club Circle, Fort Lauderdale. jdchf.org,
954-265-7241, crcohen @mhs.net
15th Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival, Jan. 21-26:
4 p.m. $15 for public events;
$895 entire week. Includes workshops, talks, interviews, readings and panel discussions. Old School Square, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach. 561-868-2063, palm beachpoetryfestival.org
JAFCO Luncheon & Fashion Show: Proceeds benefit Jewish Adoption and Family Care Options to help provide care for abused and neglected children and those with disabilities in the Jewish community. $100. 10 a.m. The Kravis Center, Cohen Pavilion, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. 954-315-8663.
including live entertainment. Proceeds help prevent and educate children, parents and caregivers about substance abuse and addiction.6 p.m. $500. The Sailfish Club of Florida, 1338 N. Lake Way, Palm Beach. 561-2682355. hanleyfoundation.org