Jewish Book Festival

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Book Sale Hours - Beth Tzedec Jewish Film Festival

Saturday, November 17  |  6:00 - 9:00pm
Sunday, November 18  |  12:00 - 7:15pm

Book Sale Hours - Calgary JCC
Wednesday, November 21  |  10:00am - 8:30pm
Thursday, November 22  |  10:00am - 8:30pm
Friday, November 23  |  10:00am - 1:30pm
Sunday, November 25  |  10:00am - 6:00pm


 

Saturday, November 17

6:00 - 9:00pm

Beth Tzedec Congregation

Book signing with Trudy Cowan author of:
Quarantine: Keep Out!, The Little Grey Mouse, Clarence's Engine

 

Sunday, November 18

12:00 - 1:00pm  |  6:45 - 7:15pm

Beth Tzedec Congregation

Book signing with Janet Wees author of:
When We Were Shadows

 

Wednesday, November 21

11:00am - 12:30pm 

Calgary JCC

Presentation with Peter Usher author of:
Joey Jacobson’s War: A Jewish Canadian Airman in the Second World War

Sponsored bt the Jewish Historical Society of Southern Alberta and Wilfrid Laurier University Press

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, November 21

7:00 - 8:00pm 

Calgary JCC

Presentation with Ron Friedman author of: Typhoon Time

 

 

Thursday, November 22

10:45 - 11:30am
Calgary JCC

Storytelling corner with Trudy Cowan Come together under our lobby rainbow for the new children’s book: The Little Grey Mouse: A Fable in Fabric read by the author, with a Chanukah treat 

Thursday, November 22
7:00 - 8:30pm

Calgary JCC

Presentation with Dana Goldstein author of:The Girl in the Gold Bikini

 

Sunday, November 25

11:00am - 12:15pm

Calgary JCC

Writing for children and youth presentation with Trudy Cowan and Janet Wees, authors of: Quarantine and When We Were Shadows

 

Sunday, November 25
12:30 - 1:30pm

Calgary JCC

Presentation with Allan Levine author of:Seeking the Fabled City

 

Jewnique

Sunday, November 25

2:00 - 3:30pm

Calgary JCC 

A solo show by Toronto poet and journalist David Silverberg. David tells stories about his journey to learn what Judaism means to him and how he found inspiration by interviewing several inspiring Jewish trailblazers in various fields from music to social activism to Holocaust education.