Westchester and Elana Chapter: Terrific Tuesdays 2022

January 10, 2023 @ 7:30PM — May 22, 2023 @ 11:30PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Add to Calendar

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Hadassah Elana Chapter Introduces
Terrific Tuesdays!

Join us as we welcome 2023 with a new series of exciting and varied Zoom programs each month! Hadassah Elana Chapter is proud to have the following presenters and we thank each of them for sharing their expertise with us as we raise money for Hadassah Hospital.

Leah Kaplan - January 10, 7:30 pm
"Shetl to Ellis-The Untold Story"
Leah Kaplan’s presentation, Shtetl to Ellis, will help us to better understand why citizens of various countries decided to leave, the challenges of their voyage, and facts about Ellis Island circa 1900.

Barbara Davis - February 7, 7:30 pm
"Westchester Authors, Westchester Settings"
Barbara Davis, Co-Director of the Westchester Historical Society and City Historian of New Rochelle, will discuss the many prominent authors of Westchester and how they used their communities as an inspiration in their fictional stories.

Jael Silliman - March 14, 9:30 pm
"Judaism in India - How it has evolved"
Jael Silliman is a world renown author, scholar, and women's rights activist as well as an artist. She will be speaking to us from Mumbai where she lives as one of the few remaining Jews in India and will share the history of the Jews in India.

Steve Goldberg- May 2, 7:30 pm
"Hate: A History of Anti-Semitism"
Steve Goldberg is presently the Educational Director of the Holocaust and Human Rights Education Center in White Plains. He will speak about the History of Anti-Semitism.

Gloria Goldreich - May 23, 7:30 pm
"From Singer to Salinger"
Author and Hadassah member Gloria Goldreich will examine the short stories of Isaac Bashevis Singer and those of J.D. Salinger. The texts to be discussed will be The Collected Stories of Isaac Bashevis Singer and Nine Stories by J.D. Salinger.

And think. . . all these varied and diverse programs are at the touch of a button - on ZOOM!

Registration: $36 or more (for all sessions)

Donations to benefit Hadassah are greatly appreciated.

The zoom link will be sent in the confirmation email and then again closer to each session.

Questions? Contact Hadassah Westchester: westchesterregion@hadassah.org

According to Hadassah policy, advanced registration and a signed participant release are required for all events.

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