Lee & Bernard Jaffe* Family Jewish Book Festival

by | Sep 25, 2017 | What’s Happening

November 5–19

Simon Family JCC’s annual Lee & Bernard Jaffe* Family Jewish Book Festival returns with the promise of a great series of author engagements and to expand participants’ minds on such topics as:

• Mindfulness and de-stressing,
• How the short stories of the Forward helped inspire and inform readers of immigrant life,
• The impact of tracing one’s family history,
• The dynamic society and culture that is Israel today, and
• How students are changing what it means to live a Jewish life.

To view the full line-up and to RSVP, visit simonfamilyjcc.org/jewishbookfestival or contact Erin Dougherty, Simon Family JCC director of cultural arts, at 757-321-2341.

*of blessed memory

– Erin Dougherty