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The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building

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2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States

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August 2017

Jewish Arts & Soul Project: Judaica Metal Tooling

August 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location: The J’s Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building Date: Tuesday, August 22 Time: 7-9pm Cost: $10 Local artist Deborah Katon teaches the art of metal tooling—a centuries-old embossing technique used to beautify Jewish artifacts. Participants will design, etch and patina wall hangings adorned with the hamsa, a protectant against evil, or chai symbol, the Hebrew word for “life”. Materials and light refreshments provided. Veteran metal-toolers and first-timers welcome. [c_button color="purple" label="Register Online"…

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St. Louis Jewish Book Festival: William D. Cohan

August 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Wednesday, August 23, 7pm Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building If you like your smartphone or your widescreen TV, your car or your 401(k), then—whether you know it or not—you are a fan of Wall Street. William D. Cohan is one of America’s most respected financial journalists. He has long been critical of the bad behavior that plagued much of Wall Street in the years leading up to the 2008 financial crisis, and because he spent seventeen years as an…

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September 2017

Monica Piper’s “Farmisht, Farklempt & Farblungit”

September 9 @ 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm
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New Jewish Theatre's 2017 Signature Event Monica Piper’s “Farmisht, Farklempt & Farblungit” Saturday, September 9, 8:15pm (Whine & Shmooze at 8pm) Emmy Award-winning comedy writer and comedian Monica Piper explores her Jewish roots and present life in this hilarious and heartwarming blend of stand up and storytelling. Audiences leave laughed out, a little teary-eyed and happy to be Jewish ... even those who aren't Tickets $45 - general admission $65 - premium seating All tickets include complimentary glass of wine…

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Rosh Hashanah Honey Sales

September 13

Buy local honey for Rosh Hashanah! Albert Hilty is an Amish farmer living in Pike County, Mo. He has more than 100 bee hives! Support local and enjoy the amazing raw honey. $6 - one pound jar Order deadline: September 13 Pick-up date: September 18 Two ways to purchase: By Mail: Diane Miller, 2 Millstone Campus Dr., St. Louis, MO 63043 Drop off payment at the J in Creve Coeur: C/O Diane Maier. Questions? Contact: Diane Maier, 314.442.3190

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Bridge Class

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

  Bridge Class A limited number of students will learn how to play the game from a professional teacher. Tuesday, September 26, 10am-12pm Pricing $65 members/$85 public Contact Diane Maier 314-442-3190

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October 2017

Jewish Book Festival: Alice Hoffman

October 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Alice Hoffman Monday, October 23, 7pm Staenberg Family Complex Tickets: $25 Alice Hoffman is the author of more than thirty works of fiction, including The Marriage of Opposites, Practical Magic, The Red Garden, the Oprah’s Book Club selection Here on Earth, The Museum of Extraordinary Things, and The Dovekeepers. Hoffman’s new novel, The Rules of Magic, takes place at the cusp of the sixties in New York City, hundreds of years after Maria Owens was charged with witchery for loving the wrong man. Here live three Owens children…

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Jewish Book Festival: Stephen Tobolowsky

October 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Stephen Tobolowsky Tuesday, October 24, 7pm Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building Tickets: $25 Stephen Tobolowsky has appeared in more than 100 movies and 200 television shows, including unforgettable roles in Mississippi Burning, Groundhog Day, and Memento. Tobolowsky currently appears in the hit series’ The Goldbergs, HBO’s Silicon Valley, and Norman Lear’s new One Day at a Time. In his new book My Adventures with God, Tobolowsky explores the idea that most people’s lives seem to fit into the template of the Old Testament. We all have…

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November 2017

Jewish Book Festival: Hallie Ephron

November 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Hallie Ephron Tuesday, November 2, 7pm Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building New York Times bestselling author Hallie Ephron, Edgar Award finalist and four-time finalist for the Mary Higgins Clark Award, writes suspense fiction, mysteries, and nonfiction books on the writing process. Her latest suspense novel, You’ll Never Know, Dear is set in South Carolina and tells the story of a little girl’s disappearance and the porcelain doll that may hold the key to her fate. Sister to Nora and Delia Ephron, Hallie lives near Boston, Massachusetts…

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St. Louis Jewish Book Festival

November 5 - November 19

November 5-19, 2017 Plus year-round events featuring authors of all religions The St. Louis Jewish Book Festival is an annual celebration of authors, books, and ideas during the first two weeks of November, with additional bookend events year-round. The range of author topics is vast: business, cooking, economics, family, fiction, history, music, religion, sports, and more. Now in its 39th year, the Festival is nationally recognized for both its excellence and its size – it is one of the largest…

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Jewish Book Festival: Senator Barbara Boxer

November 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Senator Barbara Boxer Sunday, November 5, 7pm Staenberg Family Complex Throughout her dynamic career, Senator Barbara Boxer of California (1993-2016) advocated for public education, improved physical and mental services for veterans and military families, reaffirmed our country’s important relationship with Israel, protected our environment, and defended women’s rights. A champion of quality public education, Senator Boxer wrote landmark legislation establishing the first-ever federal funding for afterschool programs. Her law now covers 1.6 million children. She continues to work to expand…

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