Local Authors to Discuss the Jewish Community of Northern Virginia

Leesburg, VA (October 6, 2023) – Thomas Balch Library will host authors Susan and Shawn Dilles in a discussion of “Images of America: The Jewish Community of Northern Virginia” on Sunday, October 15 beginning at 2 p.m. The book will be available for purchase at the event.

Pre-registration is required for this event. Please call 703-737-7195, email balchlib@leesburgva.gov, or register online.

Susan and Shawn Dilles have been Fairfax County residents and active members of the Northern Virginia Jewish Community for almost 40 years, including at Congregation Olam Tikvah, Congregation Beth Emeth, and the Pozez Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia. Susan supports activities of several charities in the area. Shawn is a volunteer with JewishGen (https://www.jewishgen.org/) and has coordinated the translation of Yizkor (Remembrance) books on the Jewish history of Zinkov, Ukraine and Hrubieszow, Poland.