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Upcoming Events

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Dana and Jacob Attias

Rochester, NY
The Jewlish CookbookDana was raised in London and Jerusalem while Jacob grew up in Cleveland. Thanks to their inclinations to walk the road less travelled, they met at university in Israel. Only six months after their wedd... read more
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Past Events

David Dalin

David Dalin

Rochester, NY
Jewish Justices of the Supreme Court: From Brandeis to KaganWith a historian’s eye and a rabbi’s perspective, Dalin examines the lives, legal careers, and legacies of the eight Jewish Justices of the U.S. Supreme Court: Louis D. Brandeis, Benjamin Cardozo, Felix Frankfurter, Arthur Goldberg, Abe ...
Sunday, November 19 2017 7:00 PM 8:00 PM

Alan Singer

Alan Singer

Rochester, NY
Arthur Singer: The Wildlife Art of an American MasterCo-written with Paul SingerArthur B. Singer was an American wildlife artist specializing in bird illustration. In a career spanning five decades, he illustrated more than 20 books, including his masterpiece, Birds of the World. During the 1980...
Sunday, November 19 2017 1:00 PM 2:00 PM

Michael Dobkowski

Michael Dobkowski

Rochester, NY
Facing Death: Confronting Mortality in the Holocaust and OurselvesThis book features essays that explore whether Holocaust survivors and their children have a particular approach to mortality and death, given their Holocaust experiences. It has a unique format in that it includes an internal dial...
Sunday, November 19 2017 11:00 AM 12:00 PM

Leslie Bennetts

Leslie Bennetts

Rochester, NY
Last Girl Before Freeway:The Life, Loves, Losses, and Liberation of Joan RiversMore than a legendary comedian, Joan Rivers was an icon and a role model to millions. She was a fearless pioneer who faced triumphant highs and devastating lows: her husband’s suicide, a feud with Johnny Carson, an est...
Thursday, November 16 2017 7:00 PM 8:00 PM

Alan Zweibel - Beer & Books

Alan Zweibel - Beer & Books

Rochester, NY
For This We Left Egypt?Co-written with Dave Barry and Adam MansbachHas there ever been a Seder without that one guest who asks if the festive meal will last longer than our wandering in the desert? Or, a household that couldn’t use more Jewish humor? Zweibel’s parody of a Haggadah adapts the Pass...
Tuesday, November 14 2017 6:00 PM 8:00 PM

Raychel Kubby Adler

Raychel Kubby Adler

Rochester, NY
Life in Asymmetry: A Hopeful Journey Over the Peaks and Valleys of Genetic Breast CancerFrom the “flatlands” of puberty, across the “boobie mountains” of parenthood, and traversing the “landmines” of genetic breast cancer, Adler illuminates what it means to live with genetic cancer and to be a “p...
Sunday, November 12 2017 11:00 AM 12:00 PM

Fiction Panel Luncheon 2017

Fiction Panel Luncheon 2017

Rochester, NY
RONALD BALSON The TrustIn The Trust, the acclaimed author of Once We Were Brothers, Saving Sophie and Karolina’s Twins turns the spotlight on his fictional private eye, Liam Taggart, who returns to Northern Ireland for his uncle’s funeral. There, he learns that his uncle was shot to death and had...
Friday, November 10 2017 12:00 PM 1:00 PM

Todd Moss

Todd Moss

Rochester, NY
THE SHADOW LISTScam e-mails that promise a windfall are not a laughing matter for Moss’s recurring protagonist, State Department crisis manager Judd Ryker. In fact, they represent a deadly part of one of the world’s biggest organized crime rackets. A young American disappears in London, sending R...
Monday, November 6 2017 7:00 PM 8:00 PM

Michael Chabon - Opening Night

Michael Chabon - Opening Night

Rochester, NY
MOONGLOWMichael Chabon, who won the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction with The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, further cements his legacy with Moonglow, a novel of truth and lies, family legends, and existential adventure—and the forces that work to connect us and destroy us. In 1989, fresh...
Sunday, November 5 2017 7:00 PM 8:00 PM

Mark Shulman

Mark Shulman

Rochester, NY
SCRAWLTod Munn is a bully. He’s tough, but times are even tougher. The wimps have stopped coughing up their lunch money. The administration is cracking down. Then to make things worse, Tod and his friends get busted doing something bad. Something really bad. Can a no-nonsense guidance counselor h...
Sunday, November 5 2017 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
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