Lunch and Learn
The Gershman Y
Wednesdays • 12:30 – 1:30 pm
$12 each; $20 series
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Pack your lunch and join us for this lecture series that explores cultural and historical moments through a Jewish lens.
A REPORTER’S FRONT ROW SEAT TO HISTORY
Edward Eisen, veteran journalist, editor, and author, will share the personal story of his career on the front lines of history. Sharing tales only a reporter could, learn how a Jewish kid from Brooklyn became the spokesman for two popes, discovered the underbelly of the Philadelphia Mafia, and much more.
THE WHOLE SPIEL
October 18 • RSVP Here
Local Philadelphia authors Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, better known as the Word Mavens, share their enlightening anecdotes gathered from living a modern Jewish life. As highlighted in their latest book, The Whole Spiel, the Word Mavens will discuss everything from bubkes to schnorrers, and everything in between. The Whole Spiel will also be available for purchase.