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Distinguished Speakers Series 2015-16

The Distinguished Speakers Series brings fascinating guests and delicious food to the JCC.

Cost of each event is $18 for JCC members, $25 for non-members, and includes a copy of the book and a meal. Please note, the lecture with David Greene is $7 and does not include a meal, and is free to JCC members.

RSVP to 408.357.7411 or events@apjcc.org.

Schedule

  

Bruce Kaplan, cartoonist for the New Yorker and writer for Girls, on Thursday, February 25th at 7:00pm. More info about this speaker:  bruceerickaplan.com/

 

 To purchase tickets click HERE. Ticket includes dinner and book.

 

 

 

David Greene, host of NPR's Morning Edition, on Thursday, May 19th at 7:00pm. This lecture does not include a meal or a book. The book will be available for purchase at the event.  Admission is $7 (free for JCC members. More info about this speaker:  www.npr.org/people/4510160/david-greene.

The David Greene Distinguished Speaker Event is made possible, in part, by a generous gift from Bonnie Slavitt Moore & Jack Moore.

 

 


Birds of Longing: Exile and Memory: An Interfaith Panel on Thursday, March 31st at 7:00pm.
Taking inspiration from exhibiting artist Laurie Wohl's Birds of Longing: Exile and Memory, panel participants will speak to the interweaving of words, beliefs, and philosophies amongst the Abrahamic religions. Participants include: Wohl, Maha Elgenaidi from the Islamic Networks Group, Rev. Dr. D. Andrew Kille from the Educational Center, and Rabbi Me’irah Susan Iliinsky from VITAS Healthcare.

Admission: $ 12 non-members, $10 JCC members

Buy Tickets Here.


  The David Greene Distinguished Speaker Event is made possible, in part, by a generous gift from Bonnie Slavitt Moore & Jack Moore.

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.

 


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

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