Monthly Archives: April 2012

The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg screens at Riverside’s Temple Beth El

On April 15th, Aviva Kempner presented a screening of her film, The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg, to an appreciative audience at Temple Beth El on Central Avenue in Riverside, California. Hank Greenberg was accompanied by another of Ms. … Continue reading

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Remembering Navin Stadium

Fenway Park is not the only stadium celebrating its 100th anniversary today. Navin Stadium, the former home of the Detroit Tigers, opened its doors on April 20, 1912. The Tigers welcomed the Cleveland Naps featuring namesake Nap Lajoie and Shoeless … Continue reading

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Children’s biography of Hank Greenberg

A positive book for young readers: Hammerin’ Hank Greenberg: Baseball Pioneer by Shelley Sommer  

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Riverside: Writer, producer and director to speak

Writer, producer and director Aviva Kempner will present her films at Temple Beth El in Riverside, on April 15, 2012. Click to read the full article.

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Register for Judaism & Baseball at the Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center

June 29- July 1, 2012 Join baseball experts, former players, journalists, and more for a first-ever exciting and intriguing weekend exploring the spiritual, social, and historical connections between Judaism and baseball. Scheduled speakers and presenters include: Martin Abramowitz—President of Jewish … Continue reading

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