July 14, 2016 6:00 - 8:00 PM
PJ Our Way Summer Book Club sponsored by Baltimore Center for Jewish Education. Tovah Yavin will discuss the writing of “All Star Season," answer questions and conduct a short writing workshop.
A Star-Spangled New Year
Sunday, October 12, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Author Tovah Yavin
Explore the Jewish experience at Fort McHenry with children’s author Tovah Yavin, learn about the importance of Jewish participation in the Battle of Baltimore Harbor that helped to win the War of 1812. Participants will discover the connection between Jewish Baltimore, the Star-Spangled Banner and religious freedom in Maryland politics. Plus lean more about role Mendes Cohen played in the War of 1812 and how he almost missed it completely! Carry on the fun after the reading with activities for the whole family.