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We invite the community to join with us in reading and discussing The Plot Against America by Philip Roth and participating in the many events taking place in the Bay Area through June 2019.  Events will be listed here on an ongoing basis, so be sure to visit this page soon for new information!

EVENTS AT
THE LIBRARY

Drop-In Book Club

Sunday, December 2, 2 PM

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This year’s One Bay One Book selection, Roth’s stirring 2004 work of counterfactual historical fiction, depicts the impact on a New Jersey Jewish family of Charles Lindbergh’s defeat of Franklin Roosevelt in the 1940 presidential election. Led by Jim Van Buskirk. 

EVENTS IN THE
COMMUNITY

Coastside Jewish Community, Montara Wednesday, December 12 Contact Leslie Deman

Jewish American Fiction Book Club, Fairfax
Wednesday, January 9 Contact Davo Knepler

Women of Rodef Sholom, San Rafael
Wednesday, January 16 Contact Alice Miller

Congregation Beth El, Berkeley Sunday, January 27

Congregation Beth Ami, Santa Rosa
late January, TBD Contact Linda Emblen

Congregation Beth Sholom Women’s Book Group, San Francisco
Thursday, February 21 Contact Jean Tepper

San Francisco JCC Friday, February 22 Contact Shiva Schulz

Or Shalom Jewish Community, San Francisco
Friday, February 22 Contact Rachelle Resnick

Peninsula Temple Beth El, San Mateo
Tuesday, March 12
Contact Rabbi Lisa Kingston

Congregation Shir Hadash, Los Gatos
Sunday, March 17 Contact Diane Goldman

Peninsula JCC, Foster City Tuesday, March 26
Contact Stephanie Levin

Past Events:

Temple Beth El of Aptos Tuesday, October 16

Hadassah, Berkeley Chapter Thursday, October 18

Congregation Sherith Israel, San Francisco
Monday, November 26

Drop-In Book Club at the Jewish Community Library, San Francisco Sunday, December 2, 2:00 PM

Congregation B'nai Emunah, San Francisco
Sunday, December 9

Congregation Beth Jacob Sisterhood Book Group, Redwood City
Monday, December 10

CHECK BACK SOON FOR MORE BOOK DISCUSSIONS AND EVENTS NEAR YOU!