Tour and Events

Washington, DC Metropolitan

Sunday, February 23, 2019, 10:30 AM
Tifereth Israel Congregation
7701 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20012

Wednesday, February 26, 2019, 10:30 AM
Live and Learn Bethesda
4805 Edgemoor Lane
Bethesda, MD 20814

Saturday, February 29, 2019, 10:30 AM
Temple Sinai Women of Reform Judaism Authors’ Roundtable
3100 Military Round
Washington, DC 20015

New York

Monday, February 24, 2020, 6:30 pm
“Create Meaning or Fade Away: The Dilemma Facing American Jews”
A conversation with Sarah Hurwitz, Pamela Nadell, Steve R. Weisman, Jack Wertheimer, Robert Mnookin, & Tal Keinan, moderated by Gal Beckerman
Temple Emanuel Streiker Center
One East 65th Street
New York, NY 10065


Tuesday, March 3, 2020, 7:00 pm
University of Oklahoma Schusterman Center for Judaic and Israel Studies
Norman, OK 73019


Sunday, March 1, 2020, 11:00 am
Alper JCC Berrin Family Book Festival
11155 SW 112th Avenue
Miami, FL 33176


Tuesday, March 24, 2020. 7:30 pm
Shusterman Distinguished Lecture
Gratz College
7605 Old York Rd.
Melrose Park, PA 19027


Wednesday, March 25, 2020, 11:00 am
Central Conference of American Rabbis annual convention
Renaissance Baltimore Harbor Hotel
202 E Pratt St
Baltimore, MD 21202


Tuesday, March 31, 2020, Evening
University of Michigan Frankel Center for Judaic Studies
Ann Arbor, MI 48104


Sunday, May 17, 2020, 2:30 pm
Peninsula Jewish Historical Society
United Jewish Community of the Virginia Peninsula
401 City Center Boulevard
Newport News, VA 23606

Book Clubs

Jewish Women’s Archive Book Club
Women of Conservative Judaism: Women’s League Reads  (May 2019 book of the month)

Past Events

  • Washington, DC Metropolitan/Maryland: Politics and Prose Bookstore, with Rabbi Shira Stutman; Haberman Institute for Jewish Studies (at JCC of Northern Virginia and Kol Shalom, Rockville); Congregation B’nai Tzedek (Potomac, MD); Cantors Assembly (Potomac, MD); American University High Impact Research Conference; Women of Reform Judaism Social Justice Conference; National Archives; National Museum of American Jewish Military History; Jewish Study Center; B’nai Israel Congregation (Rockville, MD); Bet Aviv Congregation (Columbia, MD); American University book talk and panel with Jewish Studies students; Baltimore Jewish Literary Festival (at Jewish Museum of Maryland)
  • New Jersey: Congregation B’nai Jeshurun (Short Hills) The Book House (Millburn); Congregation Gesher Shalom/Jewish Community Center of Fort Lee
  • New York: American Jewish Historical Society, with Jane Eisner; 92nd Street Y, with Rona Sheramy; New York Public Library, with Gal Beckerman; Yeshivat Maharat, with Rabba Sara Hurwitz, Museum of Jewish Heritage, Columbia University
  • Philadelphia: National Museum of American Jewish History
  • Charlottesville, VA: Virginia Book Festival; University of Virginia Jewish Studies Faculty & Graduate Students Workshop
  • Massachusetts: Boston: Porter Square Books; Amherst: Yiddish Book Center
  • Charleston, SC: College of Charleston, Yaschik/Arnold Jewish Studies Program;
    Women’s League for Conservative Judaism – Southern Region
  • Ohio: Central Conference of American Rabbis (Cincinnati); Jewish Community Center, Columbus; Cleveland Jewish Book Festival
  • Seattle, WA; Third Place Books–Ravenna
  • Eugene, OR: University of Oregon – Harold Schnitzer Family Program in Judaic Studies
  • California: Green Apple Books on the Park (San Francisco); Stanford University; American Jewish University; University of California at Los Angeles, University of California at Santa Barbara; Temple Beth Am (Los Angeles); Merage Jewish Community Center (Orange County)
  • Minneapolis: University of Minnesota
  • Michigan: Eastern Michigan University
  • Arizona: Limmud Arizona (Tempe), Women’s Leadership Institute Learning and Leading  Jewishly (Scottsdale)
  • Texas: Margot Rosenberg Dallas Jewish Bookfest