3rd Saturday Arts
7:30 PM Saturday, May 18th, 2013
Ethical Culture Society of Essex County
516 Prospect St.
Maplwood, NJ 07040
The program features an expanded display of Eva Bouzard-Hui's art and Betty Levin will discuss her memoir writing.
Eva Bouzard-Hui is a well-known local artist with an international following. You can learn more about her from her website: http://bouzardhuiart.com/
The following press release describes Betty Levin and her presentation:
April 30, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
E. Betty Levin, in private practice as a township psychotherapist for 38 years, will be the featured presenter at the 3rd Saturday Arts Program located at the Ethical Culture Society of Essex County, 516 Prospect St., Maplewood on Saturday evening, May 18th. The event will highlight several chapters of her memoir, "Quiet Miracles," that she will read to the audience. The monthly Arts Program presents the works of creative members of the Society and those of the larger arts community as well. The formal program starts at 7:30 PM followed by a discussion and reception.
Ms. Levin will read several chapters describing her high school years·: "Getting and Losing My First Job" and "How the Visiting Frank Sinatra Affirmed My Religious Ideas" plus a playing of Sinatra's long-forgotten CD rendition of the democratically idealistic "The House I Live In." Also, reflecting Ms. Levin's troubled growing-up years which included antagonisms toward her stepmother that ·she later came to understand, she will read an imagined letter by her unhappy mother seeking help in a fictional plea to the ultimate therapist, "My Shetyl Mother Writes to Professor Freud."
There is no charge for the program which is free and open to the public. For further information, call Ms. Levin at 973-763-1033.
The 3rd Saturday Arts Sandy Relief Fund Art Show continues through June 17th at the Ethical Culture Society of Essex County, 516 Prospect St., Maplewood, NJ 07040.