Past

Events

May 08, 2018, 7:00 PM

Celebrate New Leadership

Women's Leadership Institute: Cohort#3

The WJLC and PJ library congratulate our third leadership cohort on completing their year of study:

Participants:  Meghan Dorn, Jennifer Farrell, Maryn Gordon, Jessielyn Kreitzer, Jill Roig, Anna Taylor, Lani Turri, Liz Vaisben, Marian Willis

Mentors:  Alison Betts,  Amy Hummel,  Pam Kaplan, Sheryl Quen, Harriet Rosen, Wendy Rozov, Tina Sheinbein, Dale Singer, Ilene Singer, Amy Tyre,  Ellen Widoff, Alissa Zuchman.

@The New Shul 7825 E. Paradise Lane, Scottsdale, AZ 85260

February 20, 2018, 7:00 PM–February 06, 2018, 12:00 AM

If All The Seas Were Ink

"D'yo Ilu Yamei" from the Aramaic Shavuot poem, Akdamot

If All the Seas Were Ink is a remarkable memoir by Ilana Kurshan, a young woman who recovers from divorce by studying Talmud.  Join us for a discussion of this intriguing book.

$18.00 Enroll - $18.00

November 28, 2017, 7:00 PM–February 06, 2018, 12:00 AM

2. VBM Panel Co-Sponsored by WJLC

Emerging Challenges and Opportunities for our Local Jewish Community

November 20, 2017, 7:00 PM–February 06, 2018, 12:00 AM

1. Jewish Book Month/WJLC Book Event: A Horse Walks into a Bar

by David Grossman, Winner of the Man Booker International Prize

June 07, 2016, 7:30 PM–February 06, 2018, 12:00 AM

Celebrate New Leadership

Women's Leadership Institute: Cohort#1

The WJLC and PJ library congratulate our first leadership cohort on completing their year of study:

Participants:  Penni Golub, Jessie Koppel, Andrea Kravitz, Jolene Kuty, Chantelle Sabbath, Jennifer Starrett, Suzanne Trevino, Rachel Wallach, Amanda Walker, Deborah Winegarden.

Mentors:  Alison Betts,  Fredi Brown, Debbie Yunker Kail, Jill Kessler, Harriet Rosen, Ellie Sacks, Tina Sheinbein, Sharona Silverman, Berry Sweet, Connie Wolf.

@The New Shul 7825 E. Paradise Lane, Scottsdale, AZ 85260

February 01, 2016, 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

2. Aviya Kushner, The Grammar of God

A Conversation with the Author

Pick up a copy from your library or Amazon, and come discuss this fascinating book with the author herself.

August 30, 2015, 5:00 PM–February 01, 2016, 9:00 PM

Opening Retreat: Women’s Leadership Institute

The WJLC and PJ library inaugurate their joint project, a course on leadership through a Jewish lens, led by Rabbi Elana Kanter.

Participants:  Penni Golub, Jessie Koppel, Andrea Kravitz, Jolene Kuty, Chantelle Sabbath, Jennifer Starrett, Suzanne Trevino, Rachel Wallach, Amanda Walker, Deborah Winegarden.

Mentors:  Alison Betts,  Fredi Brown, Debbie Yunker Kail, Jill Kessler, Harriet Rosen, Ellie Sacks, Tina Sheinbein, Sharona Silverman, Berry Sweet, Connie Wolf.