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Our parking lot will be closed on Sunday, October 2 for our Stronger Than Cancer 5K. We have arranged for parking in the lot across from SJJCC at 2200 Northern Boulevard. After turning onto Forest Drive, please drive straight into the gated lot and park towards the back. An open gate will provide direct access to SJJCC.
Our parking lot will be closed on Sunday, October 2 for our Stronger Than Cancer 5K. We have arranged for parking in the lot across from SJJCC at 2200 Northern Boulevard. After turning onto Forest Drive, please drive straight into the gated lot and park towards the back. An open gate will provide direct access to SJJCC.

Cultural Arts

EDWARD & BERNICE WENGER CENTER
FOR THE ARTS — CULTURAL ARTS

Experience a world of culture through virtual programs including spotlight speakers, films, Q&A sessions and book signings with best-selling, popular, and emerging authors and Jewish and Israeli cultural events. Year after year our stage is graced by some of the biggest names such as Kristin Hannah, Erik Larsen, Jodi Picoult, Daniel Silva, Tess Gerritsen, Martin Fletcher, and former Israeli Prime Minister, Ehud Barak.

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“We are so grateful that our already incredible JCC has emerged as a true cultural arts center. No longer do we need to go to Manhattan to hear some of the greatest authors and public figures of our time. We are enriched by each and every event. I am so proud to be a part of this!” Eva D.

 

Cultural Arts programs are funded in part by Encore Luxury Living

Elyse Ingber

Director of Cultural Arts

(516) 484-1545 x144

Keeping members educated and entertained is a top priority at SJJCC! Leading this creative charge is Elyse Ingber, the Edward & Bernice Wenger Center for the Arts Director of Cultural…

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Events

Partners with the Community: Master of the Game

Thu, Oct 20, 2022

7:45pm - 9:00pm

Partners with the Community: Cassoulet Confessions

Wed, Oct 26, 2022

7:30pm - 8:30pm

Author Breakfast: Madam

Thu, Oct 27, 2022

10:30am - 12:00pm

Partners with the Community: Woman on Fire

Thu, Nov 17, 2022

11:00am - 12:00pm

Author Breakfast: The Postmistress of Paris

Thu, Jan 19, 2023

10:30am - 12:00pm

Partners with the Community: Doctor on Call

Thu, Jan 26, 2023

7:30pm - 8:30pm

Spotlight Speaker: My Life in Dog Years

Wed, Feb 08, 2023

7:30pm - 8:30pm

Partners with the Community: By the Grace of the Game

Wed, Feb 15, 2023

7:30pm - 8:30pm

Author Breakfast: The Thread Collectors

Thu, Mar 16, 2023

10:30am - 12:00pm

Partners with the Community: The Dressmakers of Prospect Heights

Wed, Mar 29, 2023

7:30pm - 8:30pm

Author Breakfast: The Matchmaker’s Gift

Thu, Apr 20, 2023

10:30am - 12:00pm

Partners with the Community: Shanda

Mon, Apr 24, 2023

7:30pm - 8:30pm

Partners with the Community: Objects of Love and Regret

Mon, May 01, 2023

7:45pm - 9:00pm