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How To Be A Friend To A Friend Who’s Sick

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/community_calendar/item/how_to_be_a_friend_to_a_friend_whos_sick

Everyone knows someone who’s sick or suffering. Yet when a friend or relative is under duress many of us do or say the wrong thing or feel awkward or ill-equipped to help.  Drawing on more than eighty revelatory interviews and her personal experience with breast cancer, Letty Cottin Pogrebin will discuss her new book, How To Be A Friend To A Friend Who’s Sick which takes on – without flinching – the most challenging questions of how to provide comfort to people closest to us (and how to avoid botching the effort!).  Book sale & signing to follow.

About Sinai Temple: As a service to the community Sinai Temple offers topical and educational programming year round. Sinai Temple’s Programming Department is a valuable community resource and includes a lecture series, lunchtime programming, retreats and more. In 1906, Sinai Temple was established as the first Conservative congregation in Southern California. It is currently the largest and oldest Conservative Synagogue in LA, and continues to flourish as a leader in Conservative Jewish life.

Register online at www.sinaitemple.org
Or contact Rebeka Small, Program Director at 310-481-3243
RSVPs appreciated and MANDATORY to access garage parking

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