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Straus Historical Society, Inc.

September 12th - September 14th

Joan Adler and Catherine Smith have been invited to Chicago for a series of events and presentations relating to the history of the Straus Family and Joan's book For the Sake of the Children: The Letters Between Otto Frank and Nathan Straus Jr. The following events will take place between September 12th and September 14th.

Events:

"For the Sake of the Children: The Letters Between Otto Frank and Nathan Straus Jr." hosted by The Standard Club

Friday, Sep. 12th, 11:30am

320 S Plymouth Ct

Chicago, IL

On Friday, September 12th, The Standard Club will host a Lunch & Learn presentation by Joan Adler about her book For the Sake of the Children: The Letters Between Otto Frank and Nathan Straus Jr.. The reception will begin at 11:30 and will include a book signing. At noon, lunch will be served and Joan will begin her presentation at 12:15. There will be time at the end of her presentation for a Question and Answer session.

The Standard Club is located at 320 South Plymouth Court, Chicago IL 60604. You can reach The Standard Club at 312-427-9100 or at their website, www.stclub.org This presentation is by invitation only.

"For the Sake of the Children: The Letters Between Otto Frank and Nathan Straus Jr." hosted by Congregation Sukkat Shalom

Friday, Sep. 12th, 7pm

1001 Central Ave

Wilmette, IL

Later in the evening on September 12th, Congregation Sukkat Shalom will host a presentation by Joan Adler about her book For the Sake of the Children: The Letters Between Otto Frank and Nathan Straus Jr.. The program will begin immediately following evening services. Joan will be available for a Q&A and a book signing after her presentation.

Congregation Sukkat Shalom is located at 1001 Central Avenue, Wilmette IL 60091. You can reach Congregation Sukkat Shalom at 847-251-2675 or at their website, www.sukkatshalom.org

"The Remarkable Straus Family Saga" hosted by B'nai Yehuda Beth Sholom and Congregation Am Echad

Saturday, Sep. 13th, 1:30pm

1424 183rd St

Homewood, IL

On Saturday, September 13th, B'nai Yehuda Beth Sholom and Congregation Am Echad will jointly host a presentation by Joan Adler entitled "The Remarkable Straus Family Saga." The doors will open at 1:15 and the presentation will begin at 1:30. Joan will be available for a Q&A following her presentation.

B'nai Yehuda Beth Sholom and Congregation Am Echad are both located at 1424 West 183rd Street, Homewood IL 60430. You can reach B'nai Yehuda Beth Sholom at 708-799-4110 or at their website, www.bybs.org. Congregation Am Echad can be reached at 708-249-6194 or at their website, www.amechadil.org. This presentation is open to the public.

"For the Sake of the Children: The Letters Between Otto Frank and Nathan Straus Jr." hosted by B'nai Yehuda Beth Sholom & Congregation Am Echad

Sunday, Sep. 14th, 1:30pm

1424 183rd St

Homewood, IL

On Sunday, September 14th, B'nai Yehuda Beth Sholom and Congregation Am Echad will jointly host a presentation by Joan Adler about her book For the Sake of the Children: The Letters between Otto Frank and Nathan Straus Jr. The doors will open at 1:15 and the presentation will begin at 1:30. Joan will be available for a Q&A and a book signing following her presentation.

B'nai Yehuda Beth Sholom and Congregation Am Echad are both located at 1424 West 183rd Street, Homewood IL 60430. You can reach B'nai Yehuda Beth Sholom at 708-799-4110 or at their website, www.bybs.org. Congregation Am Echad can be reached at 708-249-6194 or at their website, www.amechadil.org. This presentation is open to the public.