ALEMBIKA ZOOM – The 2022 edition

Alina Bloomgarden:

Jazz in Prison

Friday, January 28th, 4PM (EST)

Meet Alina, an originating producer of Jazz at Lincoln Center, whose life work has galvanized a community of musicians as a force for hope in criminal justice by creating a non-profit that brings Jazz into prison, teaching inmates to play. 

Birthday weekend Special: Spring-Summer 22 Launch

Friday, February 18th, 4PM (EST)

In this very special Zoom Café to launch the Spring-Summer season, we’ll highlight Hadassah women in their favorite looks from the new collections. Join us and get a gorgeous sneak peek at the Alembika styles coming your way!

Birthday weekend Special: JianHui Trunk Show

Sunday, February 20th, 2PM (EST)

Celebrate with us! It’s the one-year birthday of Alembika US and our beloved guest, jewelry designer JianHui, will be showing his statement-making creations in our online trunk show… What will you find?

Susan Harf:

Difficult Relationships

Friday, February 25th, 4PM (EST)

Meet Susan from PBS’s Real Life with Susan Harf. This therapist, life coach, and communications expert helps clients initiate changes for leading more fulfilling lives. Join our frank talk about how to navigate tough relationships.

Judith Boyd:

On End-of-Life

Friday, March 11th, 4PM (EST)

In her career as a psychiatric nurse and while caring for trauma patients, Judith wore fun outfits with hats as an uplifting meditation. She will share what happened next, after her husband’s diagnosis of a rare cancer… And now, as she muses the Art of Life without him.

Linda Russell:

Women & Song

Friday, March 25th, 4PM (EST)

Join the conversation about women and music with Linda, who interprets history with her voice, illuminating American heritage, from 18th-century to Victorian melodies. Performances include: A Prairie Home Companion, Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall, and more.

Rachella Glezer:

Holiday Table Setting

Friday, April 8th, 4PM (EST)

Rachella will join us from Israel, sharing her ideas on creative table setting for Easter and Passover. As a globe-trotting artist and designer, she was head buyer for an Israeli home design chain, curating furniture, textiles, ceramics and more—and her lines always had a story. 

Jackie Nach:

Artist’s Journey

Friday, April 22nd, 4PM (EST)

Join us for a talk with the artist, teacher, ad pro, TV guest speaker… the list goes on! Born in Johannesburg  in 1945, Jackie came to the US in ‘73 when her journey as an artist began. Fast forward… She continues from her Santa Monica studio and teaches Mixed Media and Papermaking at The Kline Art Academy. 

Lisa Bayne:

Artful Home Story

Friday, May 6th, 4PM (EST)

Lisa is a knitter, foodie and collector + the CEO of Artful Home. After holding senior positions in retail, she joined Artful Home’s board of directors and was named CEO the next year. Now her apparel line appeals to women who express themselves with what they wear.

Debra Rapoport:

Crafting Together

Friday, May 20th, 4PM (EST)

Get creative with Debra, whose creations fuse color, texture and layers using found materials. Her work is seen at The Met, Houston Museum of Fine Arts, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Athens’ Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum, St. Petersburg’s Hermitage Museum, and more!

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New Year, New Insight!

Friday, January 14th, 4PM (EST)

Our first Zoom Café in 2022! Join us for a chat about what the past year has revealed and how we can use our realizations to move forward with grace. Come and share your answer to the question: What have you learned about yourself this past year?