Buffet and book reading

Sunday, May 4, 2008
6:30 pmto9:30 pm

cosponsored by Lincoln Park Neighbors United for Peace, Tikkun, and Jewish Voice for Peace, Chicago

location: A La Turka Restaurant, 3134 N. Lincoln, Chicago, buffet $20 per person
contact: RSVP Colleen Jersild Je727@aol.com by April 30

book reading, signing, and discussion

Tuesday, May 6, 2008
12:00 pmto1:30 pm

brown bag lunch, deli in the building

cosponsored by Jewish Voice for Peace, Chicago

location: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) headquarters
8765 Higgins Road, Chicago
Check in at the security desk to attend the meeting on the 11th floor

contact: Carol Lahurd Carol.Lahurd@elca.org

book reading and signing

Tuesday, May 6, 2008
3:00 pmto5:00 pm

cosponsored by Yalla, a student organization at the University of Chicago and Jewish Voice for Peace, Chicago

location: Bartlett Lounge, 1st floor, Bartlett Dining Room Commons, University of Chicago Campus, 5640 South University Ave. Chicago

contact: Shira Tevah sjtevah@uchicago.edu

Havdalah Ceremony, Melaveh Malka discussion

Saturday, May 10, 2008
9:15 pmto11:15 pm

Havdalah service followed by book reading and conversation at the home of an Israeli lawyer.

American Jewish physician, Alice Rothchild, will speak about her book, “Broken Promises, Broken Dreams: Stories of Jewish and Palestinian Trauma and Resilience.” Discussion to follow.

For more information, call 301-326-3597.

A Hope for Peace in the Promised Land

Sunday, May 11, 2008
11:30 amto1:30 pm

cosponsored by: The Social Justice Council of Cedar Lane and the Washington Interfaith Alliance for Middle East Peace

location: Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church, 9601 Cedar Lane, Bethesda, Maryland 20814.

contact: 301 493 8300 or Michael Benefiel 301 929 5252 or mike@persuasiveinformation.com .

A light lunch at 11:30 will preceed Dr. Rothchild’s talk.  Registration required if you wish lunch.

Israel Voices

Sunday, May 11, 2008
5:30 pmto7:30 pm

A program dedicated to bringing speakers who shed light on different facets of the complex Israeli existence.

Dr. Rothchild will speak about her groundbreaking work as a doctor and peace activist in Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza, and her personal journey as a Jew and as a physician

sponsored by: Adat Shalom Reconstructionist Congregation

location: 7727 Persimmon Tree Lane, Bethesda, MD

contact: 301-767-3333.

Book signing and refreshments to follow.

Book reading and discussion

Monday, May 12, 2008
11:30 amto1:30 pm

“Lunch N’ Life” talk with Dr. Rothchild at the United Baptist Church. Event sponsored by The Shepherd’s Center of Annandale-Springfield, an interfaith organization.

location: 7100 Columbia Pike, Annandale, VA

Book sale and signing to follow.

Register for this event by Mon. May 5; call 703-941-1419 to register.


Broken Promises, Broken Dreams, book reading and discussion

Tuesday, May 13, 2008
12:00 pmto2:00 pm

“Broken Promises, Broken Dreams:”  Dr. Rothchild will discuss her book and her ground-breaking work in Israel and Palestine.

Sponsored by the Muslim American Society, Sharing Jerusalem, and the Washington Interfaith Alliance for Middle East Peace.

location: Lutheran Church of the Reformation, 212 East Capitol Street, NE., Washington, DC

Book signing and light refreshments to follow.

contact info: (202) 543-4200

Broken Promises, Broken Dreams

Tuesday, May 13, 2008
7:00 pmto9:30 pm

Jewish physician and author Alice Rothchild brings a healing perspective to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and reaches out to validate the Palestinian narrative in a very personal and emotional plea for justice and peace.

sponsored by Universalist National Memorial Church

location: 16th and “S” Streets, NW, where the Washington, DC neighborhoods of Dupont Circle and Logan Circle meet.

contact: tel:  202-387-3411.

7 pm: light Middle Eastern meal; 7:30 pm: book discussion with Dr. Rothchild.