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Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston

Work with and hear from accomplished writers, and enjoy the company of other readers and lovers of books and literature.

Classes and Programs

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Reader's Choice - Adults

LSJCC, Start Date: 10/14/2014, End Date: 05/26/2015, Time: 7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Monthly facilitated Book Group meets on Tuesday nights. Ranging from fiction, memoir, nonfiction and more, participants choose the books that they will be reading. Special Skype sessions with authors will be planned. Join anytime. Call 617-558-6480. Please come to first session having read "Americanah" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, one of The New York Times Book Review's Ten Best Books of the Year. Cost: $10 per session; $60/All sessions JCC member cost: $8 per session; $50/All sessions Facilitated by Talya Sokoll, Master Library Science, MA, English Education

Interactive Story Time and Art

at Brookline Booksmith

Brookline Booksmith, Sunday, April 16, 2015 10-11am

Geared for families with children ages 3-7 years
Join preschool teachers from JCC Early Learning Center, Brookline/Brighton in the Children’s section of Brookline Booksmith (279 Harvard Street) in Brookline on Sunday, April 26 from 10-11am for a spring-inspired story time and 3D art project. For more information on story time, contact thestore@brooklinebooksmith.com or 617-566-6660.

JCC Early Learning Center, Brookline/Brighton serves children ages 15 months-5 years and offers full year, school year and summer programs. Early drop-off and extended day are available. On-site playground and swim lessons included in tuition. For more information on the JCC Early Learning Center, visit bostonjcc.org/earlylearning or contact brookline-elc@jccgb.org or 617-278-2950.

Bestselling author Jennifer Weiner

Leventhal-Sidman JCC, Thursday, May 14 (7:30pm)

Jennifer Weiner, bestselling author of 11 books, including Good in Bed, In Her Shoes (made into a major motion picture), and The Next Best Thing, talks about her newest book All Fall Down, her writing process and her views on the publishing industry. 

Co-sponsored with Hadassah.

All JCC arts and humanities offerings are programs of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts.


Spring classes for children and adults begin week of April 6. Registration is now open.  Search easy-to-use digital catalog for children's classes and register online >> Or, search classes and programs page for Adult classes. 

Leventhal-Sidman JCC