Author Events and Lectures from the Center for Jewish Life and Learning
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 firstname.lastname@example.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.)
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.