=

Jewish Book Discussion Group

Read, and dive into a new world. Join in a lively discussion of Jewish-themed books from a variety of genres–fiction, memoir, history, and more.

Jewish Book Discussion Group October Meeting: The Lost Shtetl
Tuesday, October 26 • 10:30 am

For our October session we’ll discuss The Lost Shtetl by Max Gross.

The Peninsula Library System and Jewish Community Library both have multiple copies of the book. Please reserve and check out the book independently. A Kindle edition is available for purchase on Amazon.

Discussion will be facilitated by Jim Van Buskirk.

Advance registration required. Please sign up here.


Jewish Book Discussion Group November Meeting: “Zusya on the Roof”
Tuesday, November 30 • 10:30 am

For November, we will discuss the short story “Zusya on the Roof” by Nicole Krauss. The short story will be made available to book club regulars and registrants. Copies of To Be a Man: Stories, the collection in which it appears, are also available as an eBook and as a print book through the Peninsula Library System.

Discussion will be facilitated by Jim Van Buskirk.

Advance registration required. Please sign up here.

Note: On Monday, November 8, author Nicole Krauss will discuss To Be a Man: Stories as part of Book Fest in Your Living Room. Visit the Book Fest page for more information & registration.


Jewish Community Library eBook Collection
The Jewish Community Library, a program of Jewish LearningWorks, and the Sperber Jewish Community Library in Los Angeles have teamed up to create a combined digital collection that offers you access to hundreds of Jewish titles in eBook and audiobook format—free of charge. Check out their collection today.

Hours of Operation

For Specific Schedules, Please See Schedules Submenu

Center Hours
  • Mon - Thurs 6 am - 8 pm (Lap Swim & Group Ex by Reservation)
  • Fri 6 am - 8 pm (Outdoor Lap Swimming Only)
  • Sat & Sun 8 am - 4 pm (Lap Swim & Group Ex by Reservation)
Admin Office Hours
  • Mon-Thurs 10 am – 5 pm
  • Fri Office Closed; Email memberservices@pjcc.org with Questions
Choose Your Login
Family of four smiling
MyPJCC Log In Now
Register For:
  • Virtual Group Ex Classes
  • Adult and Youth Classes & Programs
  • Aquatics Programs & Swim Classes
  • Preschool
Manage Your Account
  • Update Contact Info
  • Pay for Program Registrations Online
  • Keep Track of Registrations & Purchased Services
Young girl kickboxing
MindBody Log In Now
Register For:
  • Group Exercise Classes
  • Women On Weights
  • Small Group Training
  • Personal Training
3 Ways to Search PJCC
MyPJCC
Search
  • Adult & Youth Classes & Programs
  • Aquatics Programs & Swim Classes
  • Community Engagement Opportunities
  • Cultural Arts Programs
  • Jewish Life Programs
  • Preschool & Youth Enrichment Classes
  • Sports & Recreation Programs
MindBody
Search
  • Group Exercise Classes
  • Evolution Cycle Classes
  • Pilates Reformer Classes
  • TRX
  • Women On Weights
  • Small Group Training
  • Personal Training
  • Spa Appointments & Purchases