We invite the community to join with us in reading and discussing On Division by Goldie Goldbloom and participating in the many events taking place in the Bay Area through June 2020. Events will be listed here on an ongoing basis, so be sure to visit this page soon for new information!


The events for the remainder of the year will take place virtually via Zoom.

Family Secrets and Lies: Identity in a Jewish Context

A panel moderated by Jim Van Buskirk, with
Nancy Fishman, Stacey Shuster, and Brian Freeman
Thursday, May 7, 7 pm

This panel discussion will consider the impact of revealed secrets on our identities. Click here for more information.

Drop-In Book Club: On Division by Goldie Goldbloom

Sunday, May 10, 2 pm

Jim Van Buskirk will lead a discussion of this year’s One Bay One Book selection. Click here for more information.

An Afternoon with Goldie Goldbloom

Sunday, May 17, 2 pm

Join us for a virtual conversation with On Division author Goldie Goldbloom. Click here for more information.

On Division Discussions in the Community

Congregation Etz Chayim, Palo Alto
Tuesday, May 3
Contact Aaron Shuman

Congregation Shir Hadash, Los Gatos
Sunday, May 10
Contact Diane Goldman

Past Discussions

Or Shalom Jewish Community, Burlingame
Monday, March 2 at 3 pm
Contact Rabbi Lisa Delson

Congregation Netivot Shalom, Berkeley
Saturday, March 7

Congregation Beth Jacob Sisterhood Women’s Book Group, Redwood City
Wednesday, March 11

Osher Marin JCC, San Rafael
Friday, March 13

Peninsula Temple Beth El, San Mateo
Wednesday, March 24
Click here for information.

JCHS Parents Book Group, San Francisco
Thursday, April 30