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Distinguished Speakers Series 2016-17

The Distinguished Speakers Series brings fascinating guests to the JCC for dinner and discussion.

Tickets prices will be announced soon. RSVP to 408.357.7411 or events@apjcc.org.

  • Thursday, September 15th, 7:00pm - Covenant Winery dinner and wine tasting. With Jeff and Jodie Morgan, owners of Covenant Winery and authors of The Covenant Kitchen: Food and Wine for the New Jewish Table.

  • Monday, October 10th, 7:00pm - Dinner and talk with Joyce Goldstein, author of The New Mediterranean Jewish Table
  • Thursday, December 8th, 7:00pm - Dinner and talk with Michael Krasny, author of Let There be Laughter: A Treasury of Great Jewish Humor and What it All Means
  • Sunday, February 19th, 7:00pm - Dinner and talk with Dr. Joel Hoffman, author of The Bible Doesn't Say That: 40 Biblical Mistranslations, Misconceptions, and Other Misunderstandings
  • Thursday, March 23rd, 7:00pm - Dr. Wendy Mogel, author of books about how to raise resilient children, including The Blessing of a Skinned Knee and The Blessing of a B-. (This event doesn't include dinner.)

Financial assistance is available to attend these events, through the generosity of the Arnie Addison Scholarship Fund. Click here to apply.


The APJCC is proud to be a part of the Initiative on Jewish Peoplehood, co-funded by the Koret Foundation, the Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture, the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley, and donors like you.

Joyce Goldstein, Michael Krasny, and Joel Hoffman will be visiting the APJCC as part of the Jewish Book Council's 2016-17 JBC Network Author Tours.

        

 

 

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