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Spotlight Speaker: Steve Madden, “The Cobbler” In Conversation with Rosanna Scotto, Co-Host of “Good Day New York”

| TUE, MAY 12, 2020

Everyone knows Steve Madden’s name and his shoes, but few are familiar with his story. Over the past thirty years, Steve Madden has taken his eponymous shoe company from the…

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Partners With The Community: Stephen Koch, “Hitler’s Pawn”

| WED, MAY 06, 2020

A remarkable story of a Jewish teenager who was blamed by the Nazis for the anti-Semitic violence and terror known as the Kristallnacht, the pogrom still seen as an initiating…

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Partners With The Community: Matthew Goodman, “The City Game”

| FRI, MAR 06, 2020

The powerful story of a college basketball team who carried an era’s brightest hopes—racial harmony, social mobility, and the triumph of the underdog—but whose success was soon followed by a…

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Partners With The Community: Ariel Burger, “Witness”

| WED, FEB 12, 2020

Burger, one of Elie Wiesel’s closest students, recounts his story of meeting the Nobel laureate at age 15, becoming his student, and then teaching assistant, and eventually a teacher in…

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Israeli Series

| FRI, JAN 10, 2020

See the first episode of the Netflix drama, The Spy, and enjoy a conversation with Eran Polishuk is the Director of Film and Media of Israel in New York moderated…

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Partners With The Community: Sarah Rose “D-Day Girls”

| TUE, JAN 07, 2020

The dramatic untold story of the extraordinary women recruited by Britain’s elite spy agency to help pave the way for Allied victory. (Please note off-site location.) $5

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Israeli Series: Srugim

| FRI, DEC 06, 2019

See the first episode of the drama that’s been called the Israeli version of Friends. Srugim follows the lives of five friends in their 30s living in Jerusalem. Enjoy cheese…

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Author Breakfast + Book Signing Series: Juliette Fay, “City of Flickering Light”

| THU, DEC 05, 2019

An intriguing historical novel that transports the reader back to the Golden Age of Hollywood – the Roaring 20’s – as three friends struggle to earn their places among the…

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Partners With The Community: Fern Bernstein, “Mah Jongg Mondays”

| FRI, NOV 15, 2019

Weekly games provide the setting for deep-seeded friendships to form around the mah jongg table. These gatherings become a source of support and strength. (Please note off-site location.) $10

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Partners With The Community: Lynda Cohen Loigman, “The Wartime Sisters”

| THU, NOV 14, 2019

Two estranged sisters, raised in Brooklyn and each burdened with a secret are reunited at the Springfield Armory in the early days of WWII. (Please note off-site location.) $10

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