Virtual Programs

The Jewish Book Festival brings award-winning, Jewish authors to the JCC for interactive sessions with the community. Past guests have been authors of children's books, non-fiction writers, and YouTube stars. You can read the Sun Sentinel's article about our event here, or check out our archive below to see some of the amazing authors we have brought to the community in recent years.

February 2019
February 2018
October 2017





















Yotam Ottolenghi and Ixta Belfrage, Ottolenghi Flavor: A Cookbook with Co-Author Ixta Belfrage

In conversation with Lee Schrager, Founder, South Beach Wine & Food Festival

Fri. Oct 16, 2020 at 12:30pm EDT

Ticket Price: $45.00 includes entry into the virtual event and a copy of Ottolenghi Flavor: A Cookbook

US Dollars. Includes domestic shipping only. Book will be shipped after the event.

The New York Times bestselling author of Plenty and Jerusalem teams up with Ottolenghi Test Kitchen’s Ixta Belfrage to reveal how flavor is created and amplified through 100+ innovative, super-delicious, plant-based recipes.



Ina Garten, Modern Comfort Food Virtual Event

In Conversation with Michael Ian Black, Comedian, Actor, and Author

Wed. Dec 2, 2020 at 7:30pm EST

Ticket Price: $45.00 includes entry into the virtual event and one copy of  Modern Comfort Food

Ticket price includes shipping to the US. Books will be shipped after the event.

Join us for a very special evening with the Barefoot Contessa, Ina Garten, as she dishes up some delicous conversation with comedian and author Michael Ian Black. The two will discuss Ina's latest, Modern Comfort Food: A Barefoot Contessa Cookbook, which features a collection of all-new soul-satisfying dishes from America’s favorite home cook!