Events

18
October
2020 JCC Book Fest Series Pass

The 2020 JCC Book Fest and Visiting Author Series is presented in collaboration with the the Jewish Book Council. To purchase books in advance, please visit our bookstore partners online: Bookworks (4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW) or Page 1 Books (5850 Eubank Blvd NE). All events will be held on Zoom. Upon registering, you will […]

21
October
  • 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Wednesdays @ JCC: Virtual Film Viewing & Discussion: Wig Shop

Join us on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 10:30 – 11:30 am on Zoom for a film viewing and discussion of Wig Shop (16 min, 2016, directed by Kat Coiro). Emily Mortimer portrays a Los Angeles Orthodox woman who uncovers a life-changing secret at a wig shop along the melting pot stretch of Pico Boulevard. Register Here! Questions? […]

27
October
  • 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Rachel Barenbaum | A Bend in the Stars

Virtual Author Event. Upon registering, you will be sent a link for the Zoom event. All the Light We Cannot See meets The Nightingale in this literary WWI-era novel and epic love story of a brilliant young doctor who races against Einstein to solve one of the universe’s great mysteries. Grounded in real history — and inspired by the […]

29
October
  • 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Alexandra Silber | White Hot Grief Parade

Virtual Author Event. Upon registering, you will be sent a link for the Zoom event. A powerful and luminous story of grief and coming-of-age and a beautiful tribute to the relationship between a father and daughter.  Alexandra “Al” Silber seems to have everything: brilliance, beauty, and talent in spades. But when her beloved father dies after […]

1
November
  • 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Anna Solomon | The Book of V.

Virtual Author Event. Upon registering, you will be sent a link for the Zoom event. “The engrossing, highly readable, darkly sexy third novel by Anna Solomon…The Book of V. is a meditation on female power and powerlessness, the stories told about women and the ones we tell about and to ourselves.”―The New York Times Book Review.  For […]

4
November
  • 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Esther Safran Foer | I Want You to Know We’re Still Here: A Post-Holocaust Memoir

Virtual Author Event. Upon registering, you will be sent a link for the Zoom event. “Esther Safran Foer is a force of nature: a leader of the Jewish people, the matriarch of America’s leading literary family (her son Jonathan Safran Foer authored Everything Is Illuminated), an eloquent defender of the proposition that memory matters. And now, […]