2019-2020 Season


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Annual Fellowship Dinner


This event, scheduled for Wednesday, March 18, 2020, has been postponed to November 11, 2020, due to concerns about the coronavirus threat.Registrants who purchased tickets can opt to have their payment applied to the rescheduled event, transferred to their 2020-21 dues or given as a donation, or request a full or partial refund. Submit in writing to PO Box 507, Palm Beach, FL 33480 or .


"A Conversation With James Patterson" moderated by Michael Ainslie plus presentation of the 2020 John C. Randolph Award posthumously to Barbara and Morton Mandel


Photo of James Patterson by Stephanie Diani,courtesy of Investigation Discovery

Welcome Back Reception


Tuesday, November 5, 2019

The Society of the Four Arts Gardens

5:30 - 7:00 pm


More than 120 members and guests attended our annual Welcome Back Reception to reconnect with old friends, meet new ones, and hear about the exciting programs and events planned for the upcoming season.


Photos will be posted on the website soon!

Sunday Conversations


This popular series features outstanding local lecturers to bring people together to share topics of common interest.


4:00 - 5:30 pm

Wells Fargo Private Bank Community Room

(corner of S. County Road and Royal Palm Way, Palm Beach)


Sunday, December 8, 2019

  Rene Silvin (pictured far left)

  "All That Glitters Is Not Gold - The Perils of Being Too Rich"


Sunday, January 5, 2020

  Harvey Oyer III (pictured near left)

  "When Palm Beach Collided With the North Pole"

      Hear about Harvey's high risk ski adventure (with vanishing

      Russian weathermen and unbearable cold)...over ice that is 

      melting away...


Sunday, February 9, 2020

  "Views of the Afterlife in the Ancient and Modern World"


      Msgr. Thomas Klinzing, St. Edward Catholic Church

      Rabbi Moshe Scheiner, Palm Beach Synagogue

      Dr. Kyle Faircloth, Associate Professor of Intercultural

                                 Studies, Palm Beach Atlantic University



Free to members; $15 per session for non-members

(Save $10 - 3-session season pass $35)