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During our Stronger Than Cancer 5K on Sunday, October 17, our main parking lot will be closed as of 7am. We have arranged for parking in the lot across from the JCC at 2200 Northern Blvd. An open gate will provide direct access to the JCC.

Spotlight Speakers

IRENE & RONALD COHEN SPOTLIGHT SPEAKER SERIES

Hear from some of today’s most fascinating novelists and speakers as they take attendees on a moving journey of their experiences to overcome adversity and promote Jewish identity, reveal how they stay inspired, and share personal stories.

For the 2021-2022 season, all programs will be available virtually and select programs will also be offered in-person. To attend in person programs you must be fully vaccinated and show proof of vaccination upon arrival for admittance. Limited space available for in-person programs.

All sponsors and their guests will receive preferred guaranteed in-person seating with open seating for all other registrants.

Online registration begins on Monday, August 23.

If you have questions for the author, please submit them to Elyse Ingber, eingber@sjjcc.org, before the program.

No refunds will be issued.


PRICING

Series of 4 programs, $65 (Bonus program of Food Americana included with purchase of series)
Individual program, $25


2021-2022 PROGRAMS

TICKING CLOCK: BEHIND THE SCENES AT 60 MINUTES BY IRA ROSEN
The two time Peabody Award winning writer and producer, reveals the untold stories of his decades at America’s most iconic news show.
Tuesday, October 26, 7pm
In-person and virtual
Register

FOOD AMERICANA BY DAVID PAGE
Presented in conjunction with New Leadership Group
The creator, developer, and executive producer of the Food Network show Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives, presents an entertaining and humorous exploration through American cuisine.
Tuesday, December 7, 7pm
In-person and virtual
Register

THE HISTORY OF STAND-UP BY WAYNE FEDERMAN
A veteran comedian chronicles the fascinating journey of the evolution of comedy from its earliest pre-vaudeville practitioners to present-day comedians.
Tuesday, February 8, 7pm
Virtual
Register

HOW MAGICIANS THINK BY JOSHUA JAY
One of the world’s most accomplished magicians who has appeared on the Tonight Show and Comedy Central, takes you behind the scenes to reveal the history, artistry, and mystery of magic.
Tuesday, March 29, 7pm
In-person and virtual
Register

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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