Critically-Acclaimed Author, Mark Russ Federman to speak at Sisterhood’s Paid Up Member Brunch on Sunday October 27

Published: Friday, October 25, 2013 By: Johnna Freud

Mark Russ Federman will speak about his newest book, Russ & Daughters:  Reflections and Recipes from the House that Herring Built at the Greenburgh Hebrew Center in Dobbs Ferry on Sunday October 27 at 10:00 am at Sisterhood GHC's Paid Up Member Brunch. Books will be available for sale and signing. 

Mark Russ Federman, grandson of founder Joel Russ, took over the running of Russ & Daughters from his parents in 1978 and turned it over to the fourth generation, his daughter, Niki, and nephew Josh, in 2009. He has appeared individually and on panels at the Smithsonian Institution, the Museum of the City of New York, The New York Public Library, and the conference of the Association of Food Journalists, among other venues. Mark and Russ & Daughters were most recently featured on the PBS documentary The Jews of New York; on Lidia Bastianich’s PBS series Lidia Celebrates America; and on Anthony Bourdain’s No Reservations. Russ & Daughters is located at 179 East Houston Street, New York, NY 10002.  For more information, visit:
Sisterhood GHC, provides support to the entire Greenburgh Hebrew Center family and other worthy causes. With approximately 180 members, Sisterhood presents Brunches, Mah Jongg games and other activities, with a special emphasis on the Women of GHC. It is a participating member of Women’s League for Conservative Judaism. The Greenburgh Hebrew Center is a Conservative egalitarian congregation with over 300 member families, serving the Rivertowns, Scarsdale, Hartsdale, White Plains, New Rochelle and Yonkers. It is located at 515 Broadway in Dobbs Ferry.

For more information and to reserve, visit, call the Greenburgh Hebrew Center at (914) 693-4260 or email