Book Club – April

Come and join us for great company, lively discussion of an interesting book. This month will we be discussing "The Female Persuasion" by Meg Wolitzer. To be admired by someone we admire—we all yearn for this: the private, electrifying pleasure of being singled out by someone of esteem. But sometimes it can also mean entry to [...]

By |2019-04-08T09:49:06+00:00April 25th, 2019|0 Comments

Book Club Monthly Meeting

Come and join us for great company, lively discussion of an interesting book and some tasty food to sustain the conversation. This month we will be discussing “We Fed an Island” by the renowned DC chef Jose Andres (with Robert Wolfe) which relates Jose’s humanitarian aid efforts to provide food to Puerto Rico following the [...]

By |2019-02-01T22:41:40+00:00February 28th, 2019|0 Comments

Book Club – Special Event – Bernard-Henri Levy present his new book “The empire and the five Kings”

Bernard-Henri Levy present his new book “The empire and the five Kings” at sixth and I synagogue. Description:  In his book Lévy—one of the West’s leading intellectuals—asserts that America is retreating from its traditional leadership role as Russia, China, Turkey, Iran, and Sunni radical Islamism are taking steps to assert power and influence and undermine the [...]

By |2019-02-02T10:10:28+00:00February 19th, 2019|0 Comments

Book Club – Special Event – Marlon James presents his new book

The Booker prize winning Jamaican author ("A Brief Story of Seven Killings") Marlon James will present his latest book “Black Leopard,Red Wolf” at the 6th and I Street Synagogue. The event is likely to provide a fascinating insight into James’ thinking and way of writing.

By |2019-02-02T10:13:50+00:00February 6th, 2019|0 Comments

Book Discussion: Jose Andres presents his book “we fed an island”

Four days after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, Jose Andres arrived on the island and started to cook. Andres, whose 29 restaurants have earned him Michelin Stars and two James Beard "Outstanding Chef" awards dropped everything to feed the people of Puerto Rico as they scrambled to rebuild their infrastructure and economy.

By |2018-08-29T22:34:44+00:00September 14th, 2018|0 Comments