This Fourth of July: Connecticut Avenue store and coffeehouse open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

For ten days, from October 18 – 28, the Jewish Literary Festival comes to the JCC. The Festival opens with Israeli author Etgar Keret, winner of Israel’s Prime Minister Prize, speaking about his most recent release, The Seven Good Years, A Memoir. The festival closes with Shalom Auslander, author and creator of the Showtime series HAPPYish.  Among the nearly 30 authors in between you’ll recognize luminaries such as Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz, one of America’s best known attorneys, and Michael Pollan, a profound voice in the slow food movement who explores the cross section of agribusiness, the environment and health.”

Click here to see the full schedule and purchase tickets.