by Elana Rivel, Associate Director The OBOJC Implementation Team is pleased to announce that, after much reading and conversation, we have selected our feature book for the 2015-2016 program year: A Backpack, A Bear and Eight Crates of Vodka is a story of two intertwined journeys: a Jewish refugee family fleeing persecution and a young…
You may have read recently that Nomi Eve, author of Henna House, the One Book, One Jewish Community (OBOJC) feature selection, will hit her target of speaking with 100 book clubs next week!
By Elana Rivel, Associate Director / While One Book, One Jewish Community (OBOJC) kicked off months ago, the conversations about Yemenite Jews, Henna artists and the story of Henna House, our featured selection, continue.
Over 250 members of our community came together yesterday for the Eighth Annual One Book, One Jewish Community Kick-Off and Book Signing featuring Nomi Eve, author of featured selection Henna House! For Partner programs and other opportunities to hear Nomi Eve, click here.
By Elana Rivel, Associate Director / This Sunday marks the official Kick-Off of our eighth year of One Book, One Jewish Community (OBOJC) – a community-wide Jewish literacy initiative designed to connect institutions and their members to quality, meaningful Jewish literature through conversations and programs based on themes and concepts presented in the featured selection.