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 S. County Road, Palm Beach. jewishpalmbeach.org or
Party with a Purpose: Benefits National Kidney Foundation of Florida. 7-10 p.m. $45-$55. Organ donors saving lives! Masquerade Black Tie Ball. Delicious tastings, live band, D.J., silent auction and champagne reception. Discounted tickets available now. rayjwweddings.com
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.
561-379-4593. sacredheart schoollakeworth.com
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. bocaratonpolice foundation.org
Palm Beach Dinner for Hanley Foundation: Features an elegant evening 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.
561-268-2355. hanley foundation.org
Scopus Award Gala: Benefits American Friends of the Hebrew University and pays tribute to 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, crco[email protected]
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, palmbeachpoetryfestival.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. $90. 10 a.m. The Kravis Center, Cohen Pavilion, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. 954-315-8663.
12th Annual Palm Beach Wine Auction to benefit arts education at the Kravis Center: Live auction and five-course dinner paired with select wines from around the world. 6 p.m.
$1,000. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. 561-651-4320, [email protected] palmbeachwineauction.org