Upcoming Events

Workshop Presenter—TX Librarian’s Association Conference—Houston, TX

Date: March 26, 2020

Time: 8:30am to 10:30am

Location: Brown Convention Center, 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX

Launch Party—Austin, TX

Date: April 21, 2020

Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: BookPeople, 603 N Lamar, Austin, TX 78703

Odyssey Book Store – South Hadley, MA

Date: May 7, 2020

Time: Join Jo for appetizers and wine at 6:30 p.m. The event begins at 7:00 p.m.

Location: 9 College St., South Hadley, MA 01075

Newtown Hadassah Keynote Dinner Speaker – Bucks County, PA

Date: May 12, 2020

Time: TBD

Location: Newtown, PA

Presenter at ADL Board Meeting—Philadelphia, PA

Date: May 13, 2020

Time: 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: TBD

Presenter at ADL Cocktails for Equality—Philadelphia, PA

Date: May 14, 2020

Time: 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: TBD

Books & Books – Coral Gables, FL

Date: June 1, 2020

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Location: 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134

Speaker at TOLI Conference – Jackson, MS

Date: June 18, 2020

Time: 1:30 p.m.

Location: Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, 222 North Street Jackson, MS 3

Past Events

Keynote Speaker for GSD Dinner—Jackson, MS

Date: November 13, 2019

Time: 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Location: Beth Israel Congregation, 5315 Old Canton Road, Jackson, MS 39211

Guest Speaker for College Sociology Class—San Antonio, TX

Date: November 8, 2019

Time: 10:30am to noon

Location: Northwest Vista College, 3535 N Ellison Drive, San Antonio, TX 78251, Oak Hall, Room 244

Guest Speaker for College Sociology Class—San Antonio, TX

Date: November 7, 2019

Time: 3:30pm - 4:45 pm

Location: Northwest Vista College, 3535 N Ellison Drive, San Antonio, TX 78251, Oak Hall, Room 244

Once a Girl, Always a Boy

Date: May 7, 2018

Location: Sun City Hadassah

Red River Radio Interview

Date: October 9, 2017

Tikkun Olam in Action

Date: October 4, 2017

Location: Baltimore Jewish Woman's Giving Foundation

My Transgender Son

Date: September 23, 2017

Location: HRC (Human Rights Campaign) Luncheon at the Tower Club in Dallas

Supporting Youth & Loved Ones, Panel Moderator

Date: September 16, 2017

Location: Central Texas Transgender Health Coalition Conference

The Outskirts of Hope

Date: September 13, 2017

Location: Private Book Club, Austin

The Outskirts of Hope

Date: September 8, 2017

Location: Private Book Club, Austin

Tikkun Olam in Action

Date: August 9, 2017

Time: 11:15 a.m.

Location: Jewish Federation Book Club of Oklahoma City

Engaging the Outskirts

Date: August 8, 2017

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Oklahoma City Public Library

Book Fair Presentation of The Outskirts of Hope

Date: December 9, 2015

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Temple Israel

1901 Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, FL

Speaker at Friday Night Services

Date: December 4, 2015

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location: Congregation Sukkat Shalom

1001 Central Avenue
Wilmette, IL

Panel Discussion – Around the World and Into the Past

Date: November 22, 2015

Time: 3:00 p.m.

Location: Miami Book Fair

Miami Dade College
300 NE Second Avenue, Miami, FL

Interview with Billy Planer, Founder & Director of Etgar 36 for a Book Festival

Date: November 17, 2015

Time: 11:35 a.m.

Location: Marcus JCC of Atlanta

5342 Tilly Mill Road, Dunwoody, GA

Book Fair Presentation on The Outskirts of Hope

Date: November 12, 2015

Time: 3:00 p.m.

Location: JCC of Metro Detroit

6600 West Maple Rd., West Bloomfield, MI.  Jane Church Gallery

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