Behrman House Authors Coming to Biennial

Make time in your schedule for great sessions by these Behrman House authors. Their books will be available at our Booth #608many at discounts of 15-30% for the Biennial only.

• Rabbi Laura Geller co-author of the newly released Getting Good at Getting Older will be discussing contemporary resources on aging and Judaism in her session “Will You Still Need Me when I’m 64 . . .74. . . 84?” with Marc Freedman on Saturday at 1:45 pm

• Cantor Lisa Levine will be leading a Yoga Shalom Shabbat experience on Friday at 7:45 am

• Food maven Tina Wasserman, author of Entrée to Judaism and Entrée to Judaism for Families will be helping us celebrate Hanukkah the Israeli way on Saturday at 3:30 pm

• Musician Doni Zasloff, co-author of Sing-Along Alef Bet and Get Cooking: A Jewish American Cookbook will be performing Jewish Americana music with Eric Lindberg and their group Nefesh Mountain Saturday night at 10:15 pm 

• Early childhood educator Maxine Handelman, author of Jewish Every Day, and What’s Jewish about Butterflies will be leading “Spark Soulful Tot Shabbats” on Wednesday at 3 pm 

• Rabbi Mark Washofsky, author of Jewish Living, will engage in a discussion about the "Ethics of Intervening in Nature: Human Genetic Engineering in Jewish Law" on Thursday at 2 pm  

• Rabbi Richard Address, author of Seekers of Meaning: Baby Boomers, Judaism, and the Pursuit of Healthy Aging will be leading session about "How Congregations will Benefit from Paying Serious Attention to Grandparents" on Wednesday at 3 pm, and a session on engaging elders in your community on Friday at 9 am.


Browse our pop-up book store for good reads, helpful resources, and great Hanukkah gift books for all ages. We’ll even have books that aren’t yet available anywhere else. We look forward to welcoming you! 

Booth hours:

Wednesday 12/11: 9 am-4:40pm; 8:30 pm-9:45pm

Thursday  12/12: 9 am-10:30am; Noon-8 pm; 10 pm-11:30pm

Friday 12/13: 9 am-10:30 am; Noon-3:00pm



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