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Ilan Vitemberg Memorial Program (in-person only)
September 27, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Program Fee: Free
In Partnership with the Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto, Congregation Beth Am, the Jewish Community Library, A Wider Bridge, and The East Bay International Film Festival
A screening of selections from renowned Israeli Filmmaker Yair Qedar’s Gay Days. Qedar (via Zoom) will be in conversation with Arthur Slepian (founder of “A Wider Bridge”) and Maya Arad (best-selling Israeli novelist), exploring media as a window into Israeli society and culture, and the LGBTQ movement in Israel and the Bay Area.
Wednesday, September 27 @ 7-9pm; FREE
Given the current uptick in Covid, we recommend wearing a face mask.
Jewish LearningWorks has created a site we encourage you to visit to read a wealth of information about his unique teaching interests and gifted pedagogy: Ilan Vitemberg z”l
We invite you to watch Gay Days in full before the program.
New Lehrhaus has established a fund to support future programs in memory of Ilan Vitemberg, which will showcase the subjects and methodology that were the hallmarks of his many years of teaching in the Bay Area Jewish community. Donate here and be sure to include “Ilan Vitemberg” in the “donation in honor of” box.