Posts Tagged ‘one book’

One Book, One Jewish Community’s (OBOJC) 9th Book!

Posted: August 11th, 2015

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…

One Book, One Jewish Community: The Search is On

Posted: May 6th, 2015

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!

Moms’ Night Out with OBOJC author, Nomi Eve

Posted: February 6th, 2015

By Robyn Cohen, Director, PJ Library Philadelphia and jteenphilly / What a great night! One Book, One Jewish Community author, Nomi Eve came to meet with us in person for a jkidphilly Mom’s Night Out in Chester County.

OBOJC Kick-Off Featuring Nomi Eve

Posted: November 17th, 2014

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.  

One Book, One Jewish Community Launches its Eighth Year!

Posted: November 14th, 2014

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.