Virtual Programs

This fall and winter, JFS is offering virtual programs via Zoom to community members.
All are free of charge.


Oct. 22 at 2 p.m.:

John Sullivan, creator of The Minerva Proposal, talks about this new local art gallery spotlighting the work of marginalized populations, including homeless artists.

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Passcode: minerva


Oct. 29 at noon:

Vegas Tenold is an investigative researcher at the Anti-Defamation League’s Center on Extremism, where he specializes in white supremacy and conspiracy theories. A former journalist, he spent close to a decade embedding with some of the most violent white supremacist groups in the country and wrote the book Everything You Love Will Burn: Inside the Rebirth of White Nationalism in America. During this timely event, Mr. Tenold will speak and answer questions, alongside staff from the ADL’s Pacific Northwest office, about the current state of extremism — and the fight against it — in our region and nation.

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Nov. 12 at noon:

Dr. Kari Nixon is an assistant professor of English at Whitworth University. Her research explores the way that contagious disease uncovers surprising points of human contact and aversion. During our virtual program, she will discuss her new book, Kept from All Contagion: Germ Theory, Disease, and the Dilemma of Human Contact in Late Nineteenth-Century Literature, as well as the COVID-19 pandemic.


Dec. 3 at noon: 

Kate Bitz, a Spokane-based program manager for Western States Center, which fights extremism (including antisemitism) in eight Western states, talks about her recent work in our region. 


*Programs are subject to change