Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion
McGovern Centennial Gardens
Join Hermann Park Conservancy for a special lecture on the importance of play in our lives with Dr. Brené Brown
8:30: Lite breakfast and coffee
9:00: Dr. Brené Brown’s lecture: A Day at the Park: The Role of Joy and Play in a Wholehearted Life
10:00: Opportunity for questions & answers
Doors open at 8:30. Reserved parking for ticket holders will be available in Hermann Park’s parking lot C.
Individual tickets - $250.00*
To purchase tickets, click here.
All proceeds benefit Hermann Park Conservancy.
*There are a limited number of tickets available. Ticket purchases are non-refundable and non-transferable. No paper tickets will be issued, guests will be asked to check in at the door prior to the lecture. All contributions to Hermann Park Conservancy, a 501(c)(3) organization, are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. For IRS substantiation purposes, the event’s fair market value (non-deductible portion) is $25 per person.
About Dr. Brené Brown
Dr. Brené Brown is a research professor at the University of Houston where she holds the Huffington Foundation – Brené Brown Endowed Chair at The Graduate College of Social Work.
She has spent the past sixteen years studying courage, vulnerability, shame, and empathy and is the author of four #1 New York Times bestsellers – The Gifts of Imperfection, Daring Greatly, Rising Strong, and Braving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and The Courage to Stand Alone. Brené’s TED talk – The Power of Vulnerability – is one of the top five most viewed TED talks in the world with over 30 million views.
In addition to her research and writing, Brené is the Founder and CEO of BRAVE LEADERS INC – an organization that brings evidence-based courage building programs to teams, leaders, and organizations.
Brené lives in Houston, Texas with her husband, Steve, and their children, Ellen and Charlie.
To learn more about Brené, click here.