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Mon, Jun 05


Colonie Chabad Jewish Center

Colonie Chabad Jewish Center Presents: YID Talks

I am privileged to be speaking with other reputable guest speakers at the Colonie Chabad where there will be a humorous 10-minute talk about the struggles of living on the autism spectrum as well as the strategies I have employed to move forward. Thank you to Rabbi Mordechai Rubin and his family!

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Colonie Chabad Jewish Center Presents:  YID Talks
Colonie Chabad Jewish Center Presents:  YID Talks

Time & Location

Jun 05, 2023, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Colonie Chabad Jewish Center, 284 Osborne Rd, Albany, NY 12211, USA

About the Event

Colonie Chabad will be hosting: YIDTALKS  - Jewish ideas worth sharing!  Styled after TED TALKS - short powerful ideas!  Powerful Talks & Takeaways. Talks designed to EDUCATE, CHALLENGE, & INSPIRE!This presentation will begin at 6:00pm on Monday, June 5 at 6pm. Presented proudly by our local community members:

Jesse a. Saperstein, Author of 2 books: Atypical: "Life with Asperger's in 20 1/3 Chapters" & "Getting a Life with Asperger's." learn more at:

Daniel Vilk, with Ukrainian Jewish heritage, ADP Manager.

Dr. Kathleen Ozsvath - Chief of Surgery, Samaritan Hospital

Ivan Vamos - Holocaust Survivor & former deputy commissioner of NY State Parks

Anne Rappaport Berliner - NY Folklore

The event will occur after Shavuot Holiday when we celebrate the Giving of the Torah at Sinai, therefore it's a time to celebrate powerful & inspirational Jewish Ideas that are locally grown.

Signed Books Available! Special book signings of Jesse's books:  1.Atypical: Life with Asperger's in 20 1/3 Chapters & 2. Getting a Life with Asperger's

"This is the 4th year of this special program featuring short inspiring Jewish ideas from local presenters. The idea of "Yid Talks" was born as a silver lining during the beginning of Covid 3 years ago, which was really well accepted and therefore we are even more excited and looking forward to this year's event." said Rabbi Mordechai Rubin of Colonie Chabad.

RSVP by 6/1 &  for more info. contact the Rabbi: or 518.368.7886

No charge. Sponsors Welcome!

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