Boca Raton Museum of Art
Austin Modine, Marketing & PR Associate
Boca Raton, FL – Tania Grossinger, author of “Memoir of an Independent Woman: An Unconventional Life Well Lived” will speak of her extraordinary experiences rubbing elbows with celebrities and sports heroes while working for Playboy at a special book signing event for the Boca Museum of Art’s Collectors’ Forum.
The talk and books signing will take place at the Boca Museum’s Auditorium on Tuesday, November 19 from 3:00 to 5:00 PM.
Grossinger grew up at the famous Grossinger’s Resort in the Catskills and later worked as Director of Broadcast Promotion for Playboy Magazine and the Playboy Club. Grossinger hobnobbed with many famous Americans including Jackie Robinson, Hugh Hefner, Tim Leary, Eddie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds, Elizabeth Taylor, and Harry Belafonte. In addition to having published over 100 travel articles in newspapers and magazines throughout the country, she has also appeared on the Today show, Good Morning America, 20/20, NPR, and over 150 national syndicated and local TV and radio shows.
For more information or to RSVP, contact Robin May at 561-483-9110. Reservations to the program only are $20 for Friends Auxiliary Members and $25 for non-members. Reservations to the program which include a copy of the book are $35 (retail value of the book is $24.95).
Boca Museum of Art
The Boca Museum of Art is one of the leading cultural institutions in South Florida, achieving international recognition as a visual arts institution for its dynamic, changing exhibitions from acclaimed artists and distinguished permanent collection. The Museum’s many public programs include artist presentations, family activities, art films, the Annual Art Festival, and more than 100 classes per week at its studio Art School. Museum Auxiliaries include The Artists’ Guild, Friends Auxiliary, and Collectors’ Forum. For more information call 561.392.2500 or visit www.bocamuseum.org. The Art School is located at 801 West Palmetto Park Road, Boca Raton, FL 33486.
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