image001The Charleston Jewish Community Center at 1645 Raoul Wallenberg Blvd. in West Ashley presents a series of  FABULOUS AUTHOR PRESENTATIONS. Each program  feature book signings, refreshments, and reception.

This year’s authors will be:
·  Robert Weintraub, The Victory Season: the End of World War II and the Birth of Baseball’s Golden Age Weintraub’s book brings to life little known tales of ballplayers at war. With Andy Solomon of The Citadel. SUNDAY, OCT 27 @ 10:30 AM
$10 JCC members/ $14 non-members includes bagel brunch

·  Jeremy Dauber, The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem: The Remarkable Life and Aftermath of the Man who Created Tevye  Sholem Aleichem’s life story is as compelling as his characters’ fictional lives in this Kirkus-starred biography.  SATURDAY, NOV 2 @ 8 PM
$10 JCC members/ $14 non-members includes wine and desserts

·  Martin Fletcher, Jacob’s Oath: A Former NBC correspondent Martin Fletcher relates his new Holocaust-themed novel to World War II history for our annual Kristallnacht Commemoration. WEDNESDAY NOV 6, 2013 @ 8 PM
FREE and open to the public

·  Allen Salkin, From Scratch: Inside the Food Network  Learn the extraordinary behind-the-scenes stories of the Food Network.  With Hanna Raskin of the Post and Courier.   THURSDAY, NOV 14, 2013  @ 7 PM
$8 JCC members/ $12 non-members

·  Joel Derfner, Lawfully Wedded Husband: How My Gay Marriage Will Save the American Family  Charleston native Derfner shares his story of getting his own way, gay marriage, the American family, and what it means to be human. WEDNESDAY, JAN 15, 2014 @ 7 PM  $8 JCC and AFFA members/ $12 non-members

·  And for our younger readers….PJ Library stories come alive with  theatrical performances of books. SUNDAY, NOV 3 @ 1PM No charge
All events are open to the public. Series price:  $36 JCC Members, $48 Community. Complete information at, or call the JCC at 843.571.6565 to reserve.

For more info, contact:

Sandra Brett
Cultural Arts Programming
1645 Wallenberg Blvd., Charleston, SC 29407
Charleston Jewish Federation |
Cell 910-616-6119

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