The Rialto NewVision Theater located at 250 E. Broad St. in Westfield will once again host the 13th Annual Jewish Film Festival of Central New Jersey. There will be plenty of seating in two auditoriums. Tickets in advance are $12 JCC Members/Seniors/Students and at the door $15 General Admission. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.jccnj.org or call the 908.889.8800, x208.
The film festival will feature 5 films as follows:
The Exception - Tuesday, October 17, 7:30 pm Across the Waters - Monday, October 23, 7:30 pm My Hero Brother - Wednesday, November 1, 7:30 pm - Post-film discussion with Director Yonatan Nir The 90 Minute War - Monday, November 6, 7:30 pm The People vs. Fritz Bauer - Tuesday, November 14, 7:30pm
Small Plates for a Great Cause, a Charity Event at Lord & Taylor Westfield, October 26
Don't miss out on this fun evening Thursday, October 26, 6:30-9pm with great food, great company and a preview of fashion's latest trends. Sample savory appetizers prepared by local eateries, sip wines from outstanding vineyards, enjoy live music, mingle with friends and shop with generous discounts. Hosted by Westfield Rotary Club Foundation, this evening will raise money to relieve hunger in our community and provide college scholarships to local students. Tickets are $40 and available from Rotary club members or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dan Brown of DaVinci Code fame has a new book, Origin, released on October 3rd. The Town Book Store will have lots of copies!
They also have a busy month of author signings:
Stephen Clark, author of the political thriller Citizen Kill on Saturday October 7, 2017 from 2:00-4:00 PM. This explosive political thriller will keep you on the edge of your seat as Washington stops at nothing to protect the nation from terrorists, while Justin Raines risks everything to protect the nation from Washington.
Kevin Catalano, professor at Rutgers and author of the mystery Where the Sun Shines Out on Saturday October 21, 2017 from 2:00-4:00 PM. This novel is an unflinching literary debut for fans of Dennis Lehane and Tom Franklin examining the aftershocks of survival, and the price of salvation.
Local poetRobert Cozzi, author of Sky of Dreams on Saturday October 28, 2017 from 2:00-4:00 PM. In this new collection of poetry and prose, Cozzi returns to his signature poetic style of short lines and sentences that evoke emotion through imagery and sharply-delivered musings.
Join Bluemercury for their Fall Beauty events, with exclusive and complimentary makeovers, free gifts, samples, refreshments and expert advice from top beauty brands. Call to reserve your spot! Space is limited. 85 Elm St., 908.233.1100.
Thursday-Saturday, Oct 5-7 Trish McEvoy
Thursday-Sunday, Oct 26-29 Lune+Aster NARS Laura Mercier La Mer Moroccanoil