Category Archives: Community

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

  Westchester Jewish Community Services (WJCS) runs a terrific Parent-Child Home Program that provides enrichment to pre-schoolers and parenting skills to moms and dads. This past Tuesday, in celebration of the “Week of the Young Child,” WJCS invited me to read a story (Erik Carle’s “Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?”) to the … Continue reading Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

Friends, Romans, Countrymen, Lend Me Your Ears

Quick . . . who would be a celebrating his 450th birthday this year?  If you guessed Galileo, you’re right!  But, well, that’s not really the point, because there was another notable birth in 1564 – William Shakespeare.  And nearly five centuries later, Shakespeare retains a pretty breathtaking and seemingly timeless influence over the English … Continue reading Friends, Romans, Countrymen, Lend Me Your Ears