Afternoon Edition: "Holocaust Survivor Cookbook" Author Coming to Town

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HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR COOKBOOK: Joanne Caras, author of the Holocaust Survivor Cookbook, is coming to Stoughton on March 31. expects a strong attendance for this most fascinating presentation.

The Holocaust Cookbook is a collection of recipes from Holocaust families. Joanne will talk about her experience with interviewing survivors and about their stories. The cookbook will be on sale autographed by the author, with its proceeds to benefit Carmei Ha'ir, a soup kitchen serving needy families in Israel.

Joanne will be at Shaloh House on Thursday March 31, at 7:00 p.m. There is no admission fee for this event. Everyone in the community is welcome. 

During the event some food samples from the book will be served. For more information about Joanne Caras, her cookbook, Carmei Ha'ir or to purchase a cookbook in advance, please visit the link from the front page of  www.shalohhouse.com.  Shaloh House Chabad of the South Area is located at 50 Ethyl Way, off Central Street, not far from Cobb's Corner.

RUMMAGE AND BOOK SALE: Sisterhood presents a Rummage and Book Sale, April 3, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Clothing, Bedding, Shoes, Purses, Jewelry, Small Toys, Bric-a-brac, small household items, and a ton of books will be available for a very low price. Ahavath Torah Congregation is located at 1179 Central Street. For more information, call the synagogue office at 781-344-8733, send an email to skor123@comcast.net or visit the website at www.atorah.org.

PARENTING WORKSHOP -- The Beginning of Bullying: Participate in a hands-on workshop where you will learn how to distinguish playful teasing and normal peer conflict from the beginnings of bullying.

On Wednesday, April 6 from 7 p.m.-8:15 p.m., at Temple Sinai (25 Canton Street) in Sharon, learn how to set limits on inappropriate or hurtful behaviors, when to intervene and when to let children work things out for themselves. Leave with new strategies for you and your child.

Facilitated by Dr. Deborah Weinstock-Savoy, WarmLines/MSPP. Cost is$10. Register now at jccgb.org/south. For more information, contact south@jcgb.org or 781-795-0510.  

FREE MOVIE!  Tuesday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m. at Church in Downtown Stoughton. From filmmaker Charles Ferguson comes Inside Job, the first film to expose the shocking truth behind the economic crisis of 2008.

The global financial meltdown, at the cost of over $ 20 trillion, resulted in millions of people losing their homes and jobs. Through extensive research and interviews with major financial insiders, politicians, and journalists, Inside Job traces the rise of a rogue industry and unveils the corrosive relationships which have corrupted politics, regulation, and academia. The event is free.


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