Kabbalat Shabbat with Author Rachel Kadish

March 20, 2015 Boston $10.00 0

Boston is teeming with amazing writers and thinkers! As spring approaches, why not be inspired at Havurah on the Hill? This March you’re invited to an evening with local author and educator Rachel Kadish.

Join us for appetizers, our accessible and egalitarian services, kosher dinner, and hear from our inspiring speaker.

The Evening Schedule:

6:30 PM Wine and Appetizers
7:00 PM Shabbat Services
8:15 PM Hear from Rachel Kadish
8:45 PM Buffet Dinner (Vegan and gluten free options available.)

About Our Speaker:

Rachel Kadish is the author of the novels “From a Sealed Room” and “Tolstoy Lied: a Love Story” as well as the novella “I Was Here.” Her work has been read on National Public Radio and has appeared in publications including The New York Times, Ploughshares, Zoetrope, Tin House, andUtne Reader, as well as in anthologies such as the Pushcart Prize Anthology, The Modern Jewish Girl’s Guide to Guilt, and Who We Are: On Being (And Not Being) a Jewish Writer in America.

She has been a fiction fellow of the National Endowment for the Arts and of the Massachusetts Cultural Council, has won the John Gardner Fiction Award as well as the Koret Foundation’s Young Writer on Jewish Themes award, and was a writer-in-residence at Stanford University. She lives outside Boston and she teaches fiction in Lesley University’s MFA program. She is currently at work on an historical novel.

New faces are always welcome at Havurah on the Hill– bring your friends!

Free validated parking is available for Havurah on the Hill’s monthly Shabbats. The Vilna Shul is also easily accessible by public transportation. Just take the MBTA Red Line to Charles/MGH. For driving, walking and public transport directions, please visit http://www.vilnashul.org/about/location.

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Friday, March 20, 2015, 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
18 Phillips St
Boston, MA 02114
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$10.00 Suggested Donation

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