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Author Kenneth N. Green to speak at Congregation Kol Emeth August 13
August 13, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
The Sisterhood and Men’s Club of Congregation Kol Emeth presents Author Kenneth N. Green, who will speak about his book, I’m From Division Street, on Sunday, August 13 at 10:30 a.m. Light refreshments will be served, and there is no charge to attend this program. He will be bringing and personally signing copies of the books that are purchased. To attend, please RSVP by calling the synagogue at 847-673-3370 or by sending an email to [email protected]. Congregation Kol Emeth is located at 5130 W. Touhy Ave., Skokie, IL 60077, which is 1-1/2 blocks west of Edens Expressway (I-94).
I’m From Division Street tells Ken’s comeback story of growing up in Chicago’s Humboldt Park area where he faced poverty, antisemitism, and academic problems. His book describes his rebound of professional and personal success and provides a nostalgic trip to the Humboldt Park neighborhood where Mr. Green grew up.