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Temple Beth El

Offering Conservative Jewish worship since 1935

83 Chestnut Street/POBox 383
Oneonta, NY 13820
Phone: (607) 432-5522

Women’s Club News

The next Women’s Club meeting will be on Jan 13th at noon.  We will be having lunch together and discussing the book Witness by Ruth Gruber.

Ruth Gruber, a foreign correspondent for the New York Herald Tribune, writes about what she saw and shows us through her haunting and life-affirming photographs, taken on each of her assignments; the worlds, the landscapes, the people, the courage, the hope, the life she witnessed, up close in the Siberian Gulag of the 1930’s.

Ruth Gruber is a truly fascinating woman.  Born in 1911 she was the youngest person in the world to earn a Ph.D. at the age of 20.  Ahead of Time is a wonderful documentary about her life.  You can view the trailer here:    

Future meeting dates:  February 19, March 10, April 14, May 5, June 23