Recurring Event

Literature & Libations: The Beauty Queen of Jerusalem by Sarit Yishai Levi

Type
Adult Education
Social
Time
7:00 pm
Date
Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Cost
Free
Registration
Required

About this Event

Looking to connect with fellow reading enthusiasts? Engage in stimulating conversation about current books? Share your favorite wine and spirit suggestions with friends? Join Berith Sholom’s monthly Zoom book club.

This book club is open to Berith Sholom members and non-members. Meetings held on the first Wednesday evening of every month at 7 pm. Each member chooses one book to read during the annual cycle and leads the book discussion for his/her chosen book.

Registration

Contact Jayne Architzel jayneea@gmail.com to be added to the book club list and receive Zoom log in information.

Reading List

  • 2/1/23, Robyn Sklar, The Beauty Queen of Jerusalem by Sarit Yishai Levi
  • 3/1/23, Jayne Architzel, Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor by Yossi Klein Halevi
  • 4/5/23, Jane Ginsburgh, The Women of Rothschild by Natalie Livingstone
  • 5/3/23, Debby Fleischner, TBD
  • 6/7/23, Barbara Dworkin, I Shall Not Hate by Izzeldin Abuelaish
  • 7/5/23, Zena Brand, Burning Girls and Other Stories by Veronica Schanoes
  • 8/2/23, KK, This is Real and You Are Completely Unprepared by Alan Lew
  • 9/6/23, Dyon Klempner, Dark Wind by Tony Hillerman
  • 10/4/23, Leesa Terdiman, The Reader by Bernhard Schlink
  • 11/1/23, Deborah Birnbaum, Peace Like A River by Leif Enger
  • 12/6/23, Margaret Harvey, Solito by Javier Zamora

Obtaining a Library Card

You can obtain a NYC Public Library Card and the SimplyE  App to borrow digital and audio books for free: If you have a library card in New York State then:

Search for NYC Public Library https://www.nypl.org/library-card

Fill out the online application from the link on the NYC Public Library homepage

When you receive the “library card” take a picture of it and save the numbers, user name and password.

Download the SimplyE app from the App store and then browse the thousands of titles available. Happy reading!

Type
Adult Education
Social
Time
7:00 pm
Date
Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Cost
Free
Registration
Required
Contact

Questions about this event? We can help.

167 Third Street
Troy, NY
12180

Congregation Berith Sholom is a 501(c) (3) organization and tzedakah (contributions) are tax-deductible. Our tax ID number is 14-6014559.