The Founders & Us

Generously Supported by Mr. Thomas Peterffy and Mr. and Mrs. Walter W. Buckley Jr.

The fourth annual series features acclaimed historians sharing their knowledge and insights about the founding and early days of the republic. All presentations are held in the Walter S. Gubelmann Auditorium. Tickets to the series are $200, and tickets are not available for an individual speaker. Tickets go on sale to Four Arts members on September 18, 2019, and to the public on October 2, 2019.  Please note all sales are final, no refunds or exchanges. Missed last season’s lectures? Catch up at


Tickets to the series are $200
Tickets are not available for an individual speaker.
For tickets call (561) 805-8562


Rick Atkinson
The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777
Thursday, February 13, 2020, 11:00AM
Stacy Schiff
The Ingenious Ben Franklin
Thursday, March 5, 2020, 11:00AM
Joanne B. Freeman
Dirty, Nasty Politics in Early America
Thursday, April 2, 2020, 11:00AM
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