Book fairs are excellent places for authors to interact with the public as well as network with book industry leaders, publicists, and book editors. Judy loebl, jccs assistant executive director, fondly remembers book fair as a child and has participated for many years. Columbus jewish community center, 1125 college avenue, 43209. The jewish community center of greater columbus will host the next speaker in its jewish book fair and author series at noon jan.
Book festivals and fairs are held year round all over the world. Now in its 50th year, the columbus jewish bookfair continues to bring new authors, new ideas, and a variety of events, extending all the way into april, to the columbus jewish community. Representatives from a variety of jewish overnight camps, in addition to our very own incredible day camp, will be present. Columbus, ohio jcc book fair thursday, october 26th 7. Jcc of greater columbus all communities welcome here. Terry hollander, book fair chair, has been involved in book fair for over twenty years. The jccs annual jewish bookfair is one of ohios longestrunning book festivals, featuring. Mandel jcc launches annual book fair during november and. In its 55th year, the jewish community center of greater columbus annual bookfair and visiting author series will bring in jewish authors from around the country oct. About naomi as cooking has always been her passion, in 2004, naomi started her own kosher personal chef business, the aussie gourmet, to pursue cater weekly and shabbatyom tov meals for families and individuals within the five towns and neighboring communities and beyond including alaska and israel.
The jccs annual jewish bookfair is one of ohios longestrunning book festivals, featuring author appearances and book. With a total of six programs, there will also be monthly lunch and learns through march in celebration of book club month. The jewish community center of greater columbus will host two visiting authors this month. Jaemi loeb, who moved to michigan a month ago, is taking over the reins as senior director of cultural arts and director of the book. Using humor and wit, former white house speechwriter david litt recalls his experience in d. Welcome welcome to the 27 th jcc lane dworkin rochester jewish book festival celebrating all things literary. The jcc of greater columbus is a special place that welcomes all, builds community, and provides excellent programs rooted in jewish values to enrich the mind, body, and spirit. Jewish book festivals for jewish authors and topics of. See whos going to detroit jewish book fair 2020 in west bloomfield, mi.
A secure, cashfree way to shop the fair with yearround shopping online. The jccs annual jewish bookfair is one of ohios longestrunning book festivals, featuring author appearances and. Namdar will discuss his book the ruined house, winner of the sapir prize, a prestigious israeli literary award. The book fair, presented by the jewish community center of greater columbus, includes nationally recognized authors each year, as well as. Earn cash for the school or get double the profit with scholastic dollars. Detroit jewish book fair 2020 in west bloomfield, mi. Columbus jewish community center, 1125 college ave. The pearl and troy feibel lecture on judaism and law. Lois steinberg, chair of the mandel jcc book festival today announced 20162017 festival will begin with four different events in november and december. Jcc jewish bookfair and author series presents a series of conversations exploring jewish books and literature.
The jcc in partnership with jewishcolumbus, hosts the next segment of our 56th annual jewish book fair and author series. The event will be held at the jcc, 1125 college ave. Book sale finder, your guide to used book bargains at book sales held by libraries and other nonprofit organizations. While the j is closed due to covid19, the used book sale is not accepting donations. The dave and mary alper jewish community center on the jay mortonlevinthal campus is a beneficiary agency of the greater miami jewish federation, united way of miamidade county and a member agency of the jcc association. Columbus jccs jewish bookfair and author series will host events on march 5, 6, and 28, 2019. The columbus jewish historical society and columbus jewish. Jewish book fairs and festivals for jewish authors or. The jewish camp fair, cosponsored by the jcc, will take place january th from p. Meet prominent and energizing authors from all over the world. Thousands of books will be available for sale as the annual j used book sale returns in to the arts and education building. Congregation beth tikvah, 8121 olentangy river road, worthington, oh 43085. Plenty of programs are planned for the jcc location, including the opening lecture on october 24 at 7. The detroit jewish book fair in west bloomfield, michigan, reveres the best in modern day jewish literature while honoring authors of the past.
Katz jcc bank of america festival of arts, books and culture. This eightday event features books with serious topics of survival and courage as well as the occasional humorous prose. Carol folkerth in front of the jccs main entrance garden. The book festival is over, but you can still access all of the sessions below. Be strong and of good courage with author dennis ross. Lane of blessed memory, established the jcc lane dworkin rochester jewish book festival in 1992. Too many great authors to pick from at the book fair. The 2020 book festival will be held saturday, april 25, 2020 from 10. Since its inception in 2007, the ohioana book festival has given readers the opportunity to connect with their favorite ohio writers. Through its programs and services, the jcc provides an inviting jewish neighborhood and comfortable place to thrive. Columbus jcc is finalizing the fantastic 2012 line up for jcc bookfair 2012. Cocktail hour entertainment by nicky champagne james kaplan, author of. He coauthored, with the israeli director avi nesher, the other story, which was the most successful israeli film of 2018.
For the past 51 years, bookfair has helped columbus residents celebrate jewish book month through exposure to jewish authors, jewish content, jewish music, and a variety of jewish learning. Jewish book fairs and festivals for jewish authors or topics of. Carol folkerth set to pass torch as jcc executive director local. The best books and stories brought to life with unforgettable characters. Columbus jcc book fair begins in october local news. Jewish, including seamen traveling with columbus and the physician nearly murdered. The jccs annual jewish bookfair is one of central ohios largest and most popular literary events held each fall, and features author appearances and book. The book fair, presented by the jewish community center of greater columbus, includes nationally recognized authors each year, as well as provides opportunities for conversations around jewish literature, arts and culture. See below for tickets and reservations to all of the special events at the detroit jewish book fair. Columbus author victor levenstein will kick off the 54th annual jcc jewish bookfair by sharing his story of being falsely accused of plotting to assassinate russian dictator joseph stalin. The 56th annual jewish community center of greater columbus book fair and author series will begin oct.
An evening with irving berlin saturday, november 9 at 6. Join us for our annual bank of america festival of arts, books and culture featuring bestselling authors, entertainers and public figures. The jcc bookfair is a oneofakind literary event in columbus. The jccs annual jewish book fair is the oldest and largest jewish book fair in the nation.
One week away from our next jewish book fair author series with naomi nachman. Jewish book festivals for jewish authors and topics of jewish. Bookfair chair jill eisenberg is excited to lead bookfair, one of the states longestrunning book fairs, into its 50th year. The jcc is a place that nurtures a passion for jewish learning and living. Join bestselling author rachel simmons for an unforgettable evening as she discusses her book, enough as she is. Columbus jewish community center, 1125 college avenue, columbus, oh 43209.21 1273 1337 143 1311 9 1418 779 870 498 287 1009 895 392 142 77 70 1455 1080 924 11 29 1286 897 359 488 1237 261 415 695 1409 1004 965 901 1384 541 1248