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Ilan Vitemberg Memorial Program with Yair Qedar, Maya Arad, and Arthur Slepian

Join us at this free in-person event at the Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto co-presented by New Lehrhaus, the Oshman Family JCC, Congregation Beth Am, the Jewish Community Library, A Wider Bridge, and the East Bay International Film Festival. For details and registration links, click here.

This event is held in memory of Ilan Vitemberg z”l, a beloved educator, performer, and puppeteer who presented numerous programs at the Jewish Community Library for both adults and children. Click here for a tribute page for Ilan on the Jewish LearningWorks website.

The program will include a screening of selections from renowned Israeli filmmaker Yair Qedar’s Gay Days. Qedar (joining via Zoom) will be in conversation with A Wider Bridge founder Arthur Slepian and bestselling Israeli novelist Maya Arad, exploring media as a window into Israeli society and culture, and the LGBTQ movement in both Israel and the Bay Area.



Wednesday, September 27, 2023


Pacific Time
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Oshman Family JCC
3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA 94303