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“Grandpa’s Third Drawer.” Author and illustrator Judy Tal Kopelman discusses her Holocaust book for children. At Congregation Netivot Shalom, 1316 University Ave., Berkeley. 10 a.m. Free. http://www.netivotshalom.org.

“Hope into Practice.” Author and founding board member of Jewish Voice for Peace Penny Rosenwasser speaks about her book on Jewish women and anti-Semitism. At Congregation Ner Shalom, 85 La Plaza, Cotati. 4 p.m. Free. http://www.pennyrosenwasser.com.

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Laurel Corona
Laurel Corona
Navigating history. Author Laurel Corona comes to the Bay Area to discuss “The Mapmaker’s Daughter,” her novel about a woman who grew up in 15th-century Spain among Conversos — Jews who lived as Christians to avoid persecution — and decides to live her life openly as a Jew. Corona, a historical novelist, also wrote the 2008 nonfiction book “Until Our Last Breath: A Holocaust Story of Love and Partisan Resistance,” about Lithuanian Jews in World War II. 2 p.m. Sunday, June 8 at the Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis St., S.F. Free. http://www.jewishcommunitylibrary.org


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