Women and Fashion Events and Luncheons Season 2019
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
A ONE ACT PLAY: JACQUELINE KENNEDY ONASSIS (SOLD OUT-WAIT LIST ONLY)
Location: The Chesterfield Hotel, 363 Cocoanut Row:Speaker - Myrna Goldberger Cost: $75.00 Check-in time 11:30 Program begins promptly at noon. Event includes the play, 3 course lunch and valet parking at the Chesterfield. Myrna, returns and will perform her self written play about The life of Jackie. Myrna calls what she does "Edutainment." She has been on the staff of Lifelong Learning for Florida Atlantic University for more than 20 years. Educated at the University of Maryland, Loyola College and Johns Hopkins University, she has had more than 50 years experience in educational programing. Her self written, one act play focusing on Jackie Kennedy Onassis is unique and entertaining!
Tuesday, February 12, 2019TOUR AND TEA LUNCH AT THE FLAGLER MUSEUM
Location: One Whitehall Way, Cost: $75.00 includes private tour, tea and parking at the museum. Our Docent led tour begins promptly at 11:30 . Please arrive by 11 am to allow time for self parking on the grounds.
The Gilded Age comes alive at one of Florida’s most intriguing museums. Whitehall, completed in 1902, was the winter home of Henry Flagler, a founding partner of Standard oil. Flagler built this magnificent 75 room Beaux Arts estate as a wedding present for his wife. After our docent led tour of the first floor we will enjoy a Gilded Age style lunch of tea sandwiches, sweets and Whitehall Special Blend tea. After lunch our group is invited to tour, on our own, the second floor which includes a special exhibit “Maker and Muse” Women and Early 20th century art jewelry.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019RENOVATED AND EXPANDED NORTON MUSEUM OF ART
Location: 1451 S. Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach Cost: $75.00 includes tour, lunch and parking at the museum. Our docent led tour begins promptly at 11:00 am. Please arrive by 10:30am to allow time for self parking. Visit the $100 million-plus Norman Foster-designed expansion which opens in February, 2019. Our private docent led tour will discuss details of the expansion and take us on a special tour of famous female artist. After our tour we will enjoy a special lunch in the new dining room.
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
PRIVATE HISTORIC WALKING TOUR OF WORTH AVENUE
Location: 256 Worth Avenue at, Palm Beach Cost: $75.00 includes tour, lunch and valet parking 150 Worth Avenue at 10:30am Our private tour begins promptly at 11:00 am at 256 Worth Avenue, Via Amore (across from Chanel and Tiffany & Co.) in the courtyard by the fountain. Our tour guide, Rick Rose, has a passion for local history including Worth Avenue history and is the official historian for the Worth Avenue Association. Lasting approximately 75 minutes, the tour covers much of the history of Worth Avenue including architectural importance, influence on the fashion world and the development of the legendary social scene that established Palm Beach as America’s first resort destination during the gilded age and the birthplace of luxury brands. Lunch will be at Ta-Boo, 221 Worth Avenue immediately following the tour. You will be able to shop on your own after lunch.