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Out on a Ledge: Enduring the Lodz Ghetto, Auschwitz, and Beyond (2nd edition, 2014)

by Eva Libitzky and Fred Rosenbaum

Purchase the book ($16.95) on Amazon.com.

A finalist for the Benjamin Franklin Award of the Independent Book Publishers Association

In this widely acclaimed work, a teenaged Chasidic girl demonstrates rare courage, resilience, and cleverness as she struggles to survive the worst horrors of Nazi-occupied Poland. (more…)

Poets, Philosophers, and the Golden Age of Sephardic Spain – June 11-22, 2015

Spain is a fabulous place to visit, a country of historic walks, great food and wine, ancient sites, and monuments to Christianity, Islam, and Judaism. The rich Jewish heritage of Catalonia, Andalusia and the city of Toledo is part of modern Judaism. (more…)

Lehrhaus to Co-Present Mamele and Touchdown Israel at SF Jewish Film Festival

Lehrhaus is proud to be a co-presenter at the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival. This year, Lehrhaus is co-presenting Mamele and Touchdown Israel. The festival runs July 24-Aug. 10 at theaters around the Bay Area. For ticket information, contact the box office at 415.621.0523 or visit the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival online at www.sfjff.org (more…)

Lehrhaus Salutes Eve Bernstein, Welcomes Howard Simon as Board President

Eve Bernstein with Fred Rosenbaum

Lehrhaus will forever be grateful to one of the most highly regarded lay leaders in the Bay Area Jewish community, Eve Bernstein, who has just ended an extraordinary 12-year tenure as our board president. (more…)