Join the Vilna over coffee and babka to screen the intriguing historical film “The New Woman: Annie ‘Londonderry’ Kopchovsky,” which explores the travels of Latvian immigrant Annie Londonderry, the first woman to bicycle around the world. Annie was a free-thinking woman who reinvented herself under her pseudonym as an entrepreneur, athlete, and globetrotter.
Co-chaired by Evvajean Mintz and Susan Rosen.
Vilna Shul offers $5 validated parking after 4 p.m. and on weekends. Parking validation is only good for the underground parking at the Charles River Plaza/Cambridge Street Garage at 165 Cambridge St. Entrance to the underground garage is between the Charles River Plaza Shopping Center (Whole Foods/CVS) and Au Bon Pain, near the intersection of Blossom St. and Cambridge St. Yellow tickets from the surface lot at Whole Foods cannot be validated.
The Vilna Shul, Boston’s Center for Jewish Culture, is Boston’s only landmark historic Jewish building. Today, it serves as a modern-day cultural center and living museum in downtown Boston.+ More... - Less...
18 Phillips St
Boston, MA 02114