Monday, May 27, 2019: Morning Minyan is at 9:00 AM for Memorial Day.

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    B’nai Israel Congregation
    6301 Montrose Road
    Rockville, MD 20852-4195

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Book Discussion – The Book Smugglers

Book Discussion – The Book Smugglers

Date: Wednesday, May 01, 2019

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: B'nai Israel Congregation

Address: 6301 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD 20852

More Details

  • Type: Book Discussion
  • Audience: Adults
  • Membership: Not Required
  • Registration: Not Required
  • Topic: Arts & Culture, Just for Fun, Reading/Book Club

Discussion Leader: Tema Sternberg

The Book Smugglers is the nearly unbelievable story of ghetto residents who rescued thousands of rare books and manuscripts—first from the Nazis and then from the Soviets—by hiding them on their bodies, burying them in bunkers, and smuggling them across borders.

Organized by: Jill Gendelman

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Contact the organizer

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B’nai Israel is proud to be accessible to all.

Large print siddurim, assistive listening devices and page magnifiers are readily available. Our entire building and grounds are wheelchair accessible. We can provide sign language interpreters upon request and subject to availability.

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