Community Event

Book Burning Throughout History: Our Ignorance Is Their Power

Tuesday, December 13, 2022, at 2:003:30 PM
Online via Zoom

Many authoritarian governments and extremists are responsible for widespread cultural destruction through terrorism, war, ethnic cleansing, and other forms of mass violence. The destruction of books and libraries is one way of making an ethnicity or culture disappear. Though book burning may seem a thing of the past, it still continues today. Our beloved lecturer Claudia analyzes the motivations for this symbolic act. 

More Community Events


Shalom Chai: Mix, Mingle, and Schmooze, for ages 50+

Sunday, August 14, at 11:00 AM JCC of Mid-Westchester

Join Us for Small Steps! (Resuming This Fall)

A class for toddlers ages 12-24 months and one caretaker. The 45-minute class will have music, storytime, playtime and art projects.

Stay up to date

Sign up for our newsletter


New things are happening every month at the JCCMW!

Be the first to know and get access to early registration when you subscribe to our email newsletter.

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

JCCMW Disclaimer


We reserve the right to change or cancel classes, instructors, schedules, policies, and/or prices at any time.