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Beauty, Strength & Courage: An Israeli Beauty Queen Speaks Out

March 10 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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March 10 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm


March 10
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm


Ridgewood Public Library
125 N Maple Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
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Beauty, Strength & Courage: An Israeli Beauty Queen Speaks Out

Brave Miss World Event JCCNNJ


presented by Temple Avodat Shalom, Barnert Temple, Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley and Glen Rock Jewish Center, Beth Haverim Shir Shalom, together with National Council of Jewish Women Bergen County Section, and JCC of Northern New Jersey present

Sunday, March 10th
Doors open at 2:30pm

In honor of International Women’s Day, the community is invited to a screening of the film Brave Miss World, the true story of Israel’s former Miss World, Linor Abargil, and her journey from sex crime victim to advocate against sexual harassment. Following the film, Jewish Family & Children’s Services will facilitate audience discussion with the director, Cecilia Peck. YWCA Bergen County’s HealingSPACE will also be on site to offer support.

Given the sensitive nature of the material, this program is for adult audiences only.