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C. EXCERPTS FROM R E PORT S ON 1941 CELEBRAT IONS
1.
N a s h v i l l e , T e n n —
Y.M.-Y.W.H.A. in coopera t ion w i th Jew-
ish Welfare Board Service H u t a t Tu l lahom a , T e n n .
2.
C h a m p a i g n ,
I I I .—Hi l le l Founda t ion .
3 . N e w Y o r k C i t y —
Jewish Educa t ion Comm i t tee—in cooper-
a t ion w i th associations of principals, teachers, and syna-
gogues.
4 . C l e v e l a n d , O h i o —
Bureau of Jewish Educa t ion—community-
wide observance.
5.
M a l d e n , M a s s .—
T a lm u d T o r a h and Jewish Commun i ty
Center.
6 . A l l e n t o w n , P a .—
Jewish Commun i ty Center.
7 . N e w Y o r k C i t y —
Florence Marshal l Heb rew H igh School.
8.
S t a t e C o l l e g e ,
P
a
.—H illel F ounda t ion at Pennsylvania
State College.
9 . K a n k a k e e ,
I I I .—Congregat ion B ’nai Israel.
10.
P a t e r s o n ,
N. J .—Jewish Commun i ty Council.
11.
J a c k s o n H e i g h t s ,
L. I.,
N . Y .—
Jewish Center .
12.
P o r t C h e s t e r ,
N. Y.—Jewish Center.
13.
N e w Y
ork
C i t y —
Educa t iona l Alliance.
14.
W i l l i a m s o n , W . V a .—
T em p le B ’nai Israel.
15.
W i l l i a m s p o r t , P a .—
Congregat ion Ohev Sholom.
In the following extracts from the in teres t ing repor ts on Jewish
Book Week programs conducted in over a dozen communities,
are embod ied i l lustrations of a variety of approaches wh ich have
been employed successfully in the p romo t ion of projects in tended
for various age groups, and of differing cu l tu ra l and communa l
objectives of a l imi ted or broad character wh ich they have
achieved. Readers are urged to subm i t to the N a t iona l Com-
mi t tee accounts of 1942 programs. Those which exemplify new
methods or procedures, or which con ta in o the r novel or sug-
gestive elements, will be pa r t icu la r ly welcome.
1.
T h e Nashv i l le Y.M.-Y.W.H.A. used the oppor tun i ty presented by the
Nat iona l Jewish Book Week to organize a campaign for the insta l la t ion of
a su i tab le library at the J.W.B. Service H u t at Tu l lahom a , T e nn . Th rou gh
the m ed ium o f this campaign a small library o f books was insta l led in the
Service H u t and is now be ing used by the Jewish soldiers o f Camp Forrest.
H i r s h K a p l a n ,
Gene ra l Secretary.
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