New Lunch 'N Learn Program
In partnership with the Margot Rosenberg Pulitzer Dallas Jewish BookFest and Jewish Book Council, the Tycher Library will feature four authors via “Skype” for a Lunch 'N Learn series. Participants may either bring their own dairy lunch or purchase, for $6, a box lunch through the JCC. Include your request with your program registration.
The programs begin promptly at noon.
The books may be purchased at the Tycher Library.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
The German-Jewish Cookbook: Recipes and History of a Cuisine by Gabrielle Rossmer Gropman and Sonya Gropman
This cookbook features recipes for German-Jewish cuisine as it existed in Germany prior to World War II, and as refugees later adapted them in the United States and elsewhere.
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
The Book of Separation: A Memoir by Tova Mirvis
The memoir of a woman who leaves her faith and her marriage and navigates the terrifying, yet liberating terrain of a newly mapless world.
Tuesday. March 26, 2019
The Last Watchman of Old Cairo by Michael David Lukas
An American student with a Jewish mother and Muslim father explores his family's tangled roots in the history of Cairo's ancient synagogue.
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Red Hot Mama: The Life of Sophie Tucker by Lauren Rebecca Sklaroff
This entertaining biography of the “Last of the Red Hot Mamas” reveals how Sophie Tucker became one of the most powerful women in show business, blazing a trail for performers such as Judy Garland, Carol Channing, and Bette Midler.