Shulamit Hadassah will start its 2017 year with popular author and speaker Ellen Brazer on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 7 p.m. at Palm Beach County Fire-Rescue Station 30 (9910 Stribling Way, Wellington). Seating is limited. RSVP to Sue Daniels at (561) 656-1761 or e-mail email@example.com. Brazer’s autographed books will be available for purchase. Refreshments will be served.