Arts & Culture Events

2022 ABQ Jewish Book Fest

JCC Members Get Your Tickets Here: Series Pass with Luncheon  Series Pass without Luncheon  Mensch Pass Tickets are also available  on HoldMyTicket 

  • 3:00 pm
Book Fest | BA Shapiro | Metropolis

In-Person at the J. SUNDAY, 10/16   3 pm   BA Shapiro, Metropolis        In-Person at the JCC.                                                                                              6 people, 6 secrets, 6 different backgrounds. They’d never have met if not for their connection to the Metropolis Storage Warehouse in Cambridge, MA. When someone falls down an elevator shaft at the facility, each becomes caught up. Was it an accident? A murder […]

  • 7:00 pm
Book Fest | Meg Waite Clayton | The Postmistress of Paris

Virtual-at home or in-person at the J. WEDNESDAY, 10/19  7 pm  Meg Waite Clayton, The Postmistress of Paris   Virtual-at home or in person at the J.                                                                                    The New York Times bestselling author of The Last Train to London revisits the dark early days of the German occupation in France in this haunting novel—a love story and a tale of high-stakes danger and incomparable courage—about […]

  • 3:00 pm
Book Fest | Steven Hartov | The Last of the Seven

In-Person at the J. SUNDAY, 10/23  3 pm   Steven Hartov, The Last of the Seven        In-Person at the J.                                                              A spellbinding novel of World War II based on the little-known history of the X Troop—a team of European Jews who escaped the Continent only to join the British Army and return home to exact their revenge on Hitler’s military. This […]

  • 11:30 am
Book Fest | Benedetta Guetta | Cooking alla Giudia (Luncheon)

In-person luncheon at the J.                                                         WEDNESDAY, 10/26  11:30 am  Benedetta Guetta, Cooking alla Giudia   In-person luncheon at the J.                           This is the ultimate tribute to the wonderfully rich, yet still largely unknown, culinary heritage of the Jews of Italy.  With […]