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Marilu Henner to be speaker for IPFW's 2014 Tapestry event

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 10:09 am

Actress, New York Times best-selling author and mother Marilu Henner will be the keynote speaker for the 2014 Tapestry: A Day for You event April 25 at Memorial Coliseum, IPFW announced Tuesday.

A five-time Golden Globe nominee, Henner has starred in more than 30 films and television movies and on a total of nine seasons on Emmy award-winning TV sitcoms, "Taxi" and "Evening Shade," an IPFW news release said. Henner also has appeared in six Broadway shows and has made more than 2,000 talk show appearances.

Henner also has lived a healthy lifestyle, and she has testified in Congress several times on the issue of women’s cardiovascular health, the news release said. In addition, she has written eight best-selling books on health, parenting and living life.

Registration for Tapestry: A Day for You opens Feb. 21. Tickets are $65 per person for open seating or $700 for a reserved table of 10. Tickets include breakfast, two breakout sessions, the noon luncheon, presentation of the Parkview/Tapestry Scholarships and Henner’s keynote address, as well as shopping in the many booths lining the perimeter of the Coliseum Expo Center.

For more information, go to http://web.ipfw.edu/tapestry.