Film Festival, Author Events, Book Discussions & More!

Enjoy these Virtual Programs from our friends at JCC Chicago. Jewish Film Festival LIVE Q&A with Monsieur Mayonnaise filmmaker Dr. Trevor Graham Tuesday, September 1, 2020, 8pm EDT https://jccfilmfest.jccchicago.org/event/live-qa-monsieur-mayonnaise-filmmaker-dr-trevor-graham/?type=list LIVE Book Discussion: with author of And in the Vienna Woods the Trees Remain and 1947: Where Now Begins with author Elisabeth Asbrink Thursday, September 3, Noon EDT…

Message from Gary Bernstein, CEO

September 17, 2020   Shana Tovah to everyone:   On Rosh HaShanah, (The Jewish New Year) we say “Shanah tovah um’tukah,” which means “May you have a good and sweet new year.” The greeting can be shortened to “Shanah tovah” (“A good year”). The more formal expression is “L’shanah tovah tikateivu v’teichateimu”, which means “A good year, and…

Message from Gary Bernstein, CEO

August 6, 2020 Dear Friends: Over the past few months, I am sure you have read stories of individuals and families we have been able to assist in our weekly e-blasts and through our social media platforms. These stories have been just a snapshot of the job we have been doing since mid-March when COVID-19…