2:30 p.m. What Jewish Short Stories Say About Our Long Jewish History
Join CSZ Vice President and author extraordinaire Karen Tintori Katz for a reading and discussion of short stories with a Jewish theme. Synagogue VP Karen Tintori Katz is a Jewish Italian-American author of fiction and nonfiction. Her books cover a wide range of human experience, from the mysteries of the Kabbalah to the lives of Italian American immigrants.
3:45 p.m. How to Live Life in this New Year: Jewish Wisdom in 140 Characters or Less.
Join CSZ Officer Marc Rosenstock and Board of Trustees member Emma Zerkel for a discussion of Judaism’s most important teachings, what they might mean for us today and how we can use them to guide our lives. Marc Rosenstock has led business teams across a range of companies and holds degrees from the University of Pennsylvania, The University of Chicago, and The Jewish Spiritual Leadership Institute. Emma Zerkel has taught at Hillel Day School and for the CSZ Religious School. She is the owner of Winning Imprints, and recently received the Marion Freedman Volunteer Award at the Detroit Jewish Federation’s Women’s Philanthropy Annual Meeting.