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Food for Thought

Saturday, November 2, 2024

The Beach Club

2024 Food for Thought

Event Chair, Guest Speaker, and New Location!

Melissa Sullivan


The West Palm Beach Library Foundation is thrilled to announce that Melissa Sullivan will once again chair the Foundation’s premier fundraising event, Food for Thought, to be held on November 2, 2024. Anticipating a record number of guests at the 2024 Food for Thought dinner, the Library Foundation will host the event at The Beach Club in Palm Beach.

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Bestselling Author & “American Historian”

Special Guest Speaker

Brad Meltzer

Named one of "Hollywood’s 25 Most Powerful Authors," Brad is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Lightning Rod and twelve other bestselling thrillers. He also writes non-fiction books and a kids book series, which inspired the Emmy-nominated TV show on PBS KIDS, Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum.
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New Location!

The Beach Club

Food for Thought Committee Members

Melissa Sullivan, Chair

Dianne Bernstein

The Honorable Ann W. Brown

Margaret Moraskie

Beverly Myers

Diane Myers

Adrienne Raptis

Julie Rudolph

Platinum Benefactor


Melissa Sullivan

Grand Benefactor


Grand Corporate Benefactor




Corporate Benefactor


Honorary Co-Chair






Head Librarian



$850 - Individual Ticket

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To get tickets or to sponsor the 2023 Food for Thought event, call at 561-868-7717.

About West Palm Beach Library Foundation

The West Palm Beach Library Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization formed in 2000 to support the Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach. It holds activities and events to financially sustain the library’s free programs, services and resources for children, teens and adults that enrich the diverse community. For more information or to donate to the foundation, please visit

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