Scribblers on the Roof

Monday evenings, from 8 to 10pm. $5 suggested contribution.

Join us on the Ansche Chesed roof to hear emerging and established Jewish writers read from their recent work. Beverages and books are available for purchase. If it rains, come anyway. We have a perfect indoor space.




Full Lineup:

June 17

Lynda Cohen Loigman, “The Wartime Sisters

Kitty Zeldis, “Not Our Kind


June 24

Linda Meyers, “The Tell: A Memoir

Laurie Gwen Shapiro, “The Stowaway


July 1

Sarah Stern, “We Have Been Lucky in the Midst of Misfortune

Jess Greenbaum, “Spilled and Gone


July 8

Jack Hersch, “Death March Escape: The Remarkable Story of a Man Who Twice Escaped the Nazi Holocaust

Sandra Rapoport, “The Queen & the Spymaster


July 15

Lisa Gornick, “The Peacock Feast

Spencer Wise, “The Emperor of Shoes


July 22

Rachel Barenbaum, “A Bend in the Stars

Karen Bender, “The New Order


July 29

Julie Zuckerman, “The Book of Jeremiah

R.L. Maizes, “We Love Anderson Cooper


August 5

Carol Zoref, “Barren Island

Dina Elenbogen, “Drawn from Water


August 12

Pamela Ryder, “Paradise Field

Ellen Cassedy, “On the Landing: Stories by Yenta Mash