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People of the Book Author Series: Author Event and Book Signing with Vickie Rubin  - JCC of Greater Buffalo December 1, 2021, 9:48 pm

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People of the Book Author Series: Author Event and Book Signing with Vickie Rubin 

December 9 | 7:00 pm

The presentation will be located in the Lippman Lounge at the Benderson Family building.

Be a part of our People of the Book Author Series as we showcase authors and presenters from Western New York and beyond. Join us as we explore diversity, culture, and Jewish identity through our virtual and in-person author events!

Join author Vickie Rubin as she shares her first published book Raising Jess: A Story of HopeRaising Jess is the powerful story of one family’s survival when faced with adversity. Written with compassion, honesty, and humor, it tells of a family changed forever by the birth of a child with special needs and their courageous decision to choose hope.  

Facing the challenges of caring for her daughter, marriage struggles, and the question of having more children, Vickie Rubin gives a glimpse into the world of her family and transformation while Raising Jess. This beautiful, gripping memoir will delight and leave you wanting more. 
Vickie Rubin, M. S. Ed., is a regular contributor to the Buffalo News, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journal. She pens a popular blog, Vickie’s Views (https://vickierubin.com/), where she posts inspiring stories of everyday life. 

A light reception and book signing to follow the presentation!

For the safety of staff and patrons, we will require proof of an FDA authorized COVID vaccination (Pfizer, Moderna, J&J) or a negative COVID-19 test (PCR) within 72 hours of the event.  Also, all attendees, regardless of vaccination status, will be required to wear a mask. 


December 9
7:00 pm
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Katie Wzontek
(716) 204-2084


Lippman Lounge at the Benderson Family Building, Amherst
2640 N Forest Rd
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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