JTalks on Zoom: The Bronx

JTalks on Zoom: The Bronx

February 3, 2022
2:00 PM

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JTalks on Zoom: The BronxHosted by CoA* Adult ProgramsThursday, February 3 I 2:00 PM I $10Our guest speaker, arts journalist Richard Selden delighted participants with his entertaining and informative presentation when we joined him on a virtual tour of Coney Island. Back by popular demand, he now captures the heart and soul of the northernmost New York borough, The Bronx.His stories will include how Jews shaped the Bronx and how it once led the other boroughs in the percentage of Jewish residents—roughly half in the 1930s and ’40s.Using slides, video clips, and readings, Selden (whose mother was a Bronx baby) depicts the Jewish life of those decades and shares some iconic sites sure to bring back fond memories.You will receive the Zoom link the morning of the program. We look forward to your joining us!*What is CoA? A Bender JCC adults program, welcoming all, engaging community, offering lectures, films, concerts, trips, and more…Questions? Contact Frieda Enochfenoch@benderjccgw.org