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Virtual Partners with the Community Program: The Light of Days by Judy Batalion

| WED, APR 28, 2021

The Light of Days brings to light the extraordinary accomplishments of brave Jewish women who became resistance fighters and were a group of unknown heroes. Presented with South Huntington Jewish…

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Virtual Partners with the Community Program: Concealed by Esther Amini

| WED, MAR 10, 2021

Amini grew up in Queens during the 1960s. She also grew up in a Persian-Jewish household, an American-born daughter of parents who fled Mashhad, Iran. She tells the story of…

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Virtual Partners with the Community Program: I Want You To Know We’re Still Here by Esther Safran Foer

| TUE, FEB 09, 2021

Safran Foer’s parents were Holocaust survivors. When her mother reveals that her father had a previous wife and daughter, both murdered in the Holocaust, Esther resolves to find out who…

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Virtual Partners with the Community Program: The Book of V by Anna Solomon

| THU, JAN 07, 2021

This kaleidoscopic novel intertwines the lives of a Brooklyn mother in 2016, a senator’s wife in 1970s Washington, D.C., and the Bible’s Queen Esther. Presented with Temple Sinai, Roslyn Heights

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Virtual Partners with the Community Program: The Last Train to London by Meg Waite Clayton

| FRI, NOV 20, 2020

This pre-World War II-era story centers on the Kindertransports that carried thousands of children out of Nazi-occupied Europe, and one brave woman who helped them escape to safety. Presented with…

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Virtual Partners with the Community Program: Citizen 865 by Debbie Cenziper

| TUE, OCT 27, 2020

This gripping story follows a team of Nazi hunters at the U.S. Department of Justice as they race against time to expose members of a brutal SS killing force who…

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Virtual Partners with the Community Program: Faster by Neal Bascomb

| MON, OCT 26, 2020

Faster is a pulse-pounding tale of triumph by an improbable team of upstarts over Hitler’s fearsome Silver Arrows during the golden age of auto racing. Presented with South Huntington Jewish…

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Virtual Partners with the Community Program: The Words of My Father by Yousef Bashir

| TUE, OCT 06, 2020

A Palestinian-American activist recalls his adolescence in Gaza during the Second Intifada, and how he made a commitment to peace in the face of devastating brutality, in this moving and…

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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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