Scribblers on the Roof

Monday evenings, from 8 to 10pm. $5 suggested contribution.

Join us on the Ansche Chesed roof to hear emerging and established Jewish writers read from their recent work. Beverages and books are available for purchase. If it rains, come anyway. We have a perfect indoor space.


2017 Lineup

June 11 (Sunday night)

Edward Hirsch

The Living Fire” and “Gabriel”


June 19

Rachel Hall



Peter Szabo

Finding Maria


June 26

Bethany Ball

What to do About the Solomons


Rebecca Dinerstein

The Sunlit Night


July 3

André Aciman

Enigma Variations


Laurie Stone

My Life as an Animal: Stories


July 10

Elinor Lipman

On Turpentine Lane


Randy Susan Meyers

The Widow of Wall Street


July 17

Owen Lewis

Marriage Map


Yehoshua November

Two Worlds Exist


July 24

Michelle Brafman

Bertrand Court


Rachel Cantor

Good on Paper


SUNDAY July 30

Jennifer Brown

Modern Girls


Rachel Kadish


The Weight of Ink


August 7

Tova Mirvis

The Book of Separation


Lara Vapnyar

Still Here