Sunday 18th May 11.15am
Lynne Stein talks about her new book: Rag Rug Creations: An Exploration of Colour and Surface' and her community work in Israel.
11.15am Children's author, Sue Stern and her illustrator Heather Dickinson present "Rafi Brown and the Candy Floss Kid" to Cheder aged children
Book Fair 12.30pm - 4pm
Local Menorah Authors reading from and promoting their latest books.
Book Sales both 'already enjoyed' and new all with Jewish authors or themes.
Book cafe, read and relax with a bagel and cake.
4pm Sherry Ashworth celebrates the work of Louis Golding and Maisie Mosco
Monday 19th May
Third Age presents....Frank Vigon talks about The Novels of Bashevis Singer
7pm An evening with Eve Harris, author longlisted for the Booker prize for her novel "The Marrying of Chani Kaufman"
Tuesday 20th May 7.30pm
Award-winning food writer and author Clarissa Hyman talks about her book 'Oranges' with a demonstration and a sale of nearly new cookery books from authors around the world....a foodie trat!
Wednesday 21st May
2pm Hineni Project Talk and Exhibition: Talking lives, capturing the stories of your community. Reflections on belonging and identity
7.30pm Irma Kurtz, Cosmopolitan's first and only agony aunt speaks about:
'My Life in Agony' in conversation with Gita Conn
Thursday 22nd May
10.30am Act II: Drama Matters: A group of experienced performance readers will bring the written word to life.
7.30pm 'Ask the Rabbi' Rabbi Jonathan Romain, one of Reform Judaism's leading rabbinical authors will be talking about his vision for the UK Jewish community and answering your questions.
Sunday 25th May 11.15am
'When Saira met Sarah' A commonword project for Jewish and Muslim
women writers, hosted by Anjum Malek and Sherry Ashworth
Sunday 25th May 4pm kick off!
"One True Faith." Three Great Authors! A lively football debate with
Anthony Clavane, Rodge Glass and David Goldblatt, chaired by Jonny Becker
With a beer and a bagel