JCC Author & Speaker Series

The JCC has hosted a wide range of authors and speakers, including Evan Handler, Rabbi Brad Hirschfield, Carol Leifer, Kinky Friedman, Cokie & Steve Roberts, David Javerbaum, David E. Kaufman, Andrea Lustig Pomerantz, and Professor Chad Spigel, among many others. These year-round author and speaker series events serve to educate, enlighten, and enrich all who attend.

Upcoming Events

Tracy Newman - Sunday, March 1
As part of the Barshop JCC's pet-friendly Celebrate Purim event, author Tracy Newman will read to kids, parents, and puppies alike about a family and their dog getting ready for Shabbat!
Mark Lee Greenblatt - Wednesday, May 20
Author Mark Lee Greenblatt presents his book Valor: Unsung Heroes from Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Home Front. Valor tells true stories of extraordinary heroism by American troops in Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as a Navy rescue swimmer in the Atlantic. Read more about the book here.

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