Events

  • Mon
    23
    Sep
    2013
  • Sat
    02
    Nov
    2013
    Wed
    13
    Nov
    2013
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia, Fairfax, VA

    Meatballs and Matzah Balls will be available in the Book Fair, open various hours

  • Sat
    02
    Nov
    2013
    3:00 pmThe Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.

    Workshop: “Meatballs and Matzah Balls: A Cross-Cultural Culinary Journey”
    Ever tried a meatball matzah ball? Here’s your chance. Join Marcia as she discusses her Jewish and Italian culinary journey and ways she approached choosing recipes for her unique collection—and how you can do the same, no matter what cultures or traditions you are uniting. Sample three recipes from the book, including those trademark meatball matzah balls. Also stick around for these following events:
    3:30 pm—Book Signing: Meatballs and Matzah Balls book signing immediately after the workshop
    4 pm—Conversation Corner: Interview with journalist and American Food Roots Web site Cofounder Michele Kayal

    Tickets/info: www.metrocookingdc.com

  • Tue
    12
    Nov
    2013
    7:00 pmOne More Page Books, Arlington, VA

    Marcia will be giving a 3-minute presentation on Meatballs and Matzah Balls (one of eight 3-minute author presentations on books on various topics)

    Reception to follow
    FREE but RSVP suggested

  • Sun
    17
    Nov
    2013
    Northern Virginia Hebrew Congregation Reston, VA

    Private Event

  • Sat
    07
    Dec
    2013
    Alexandria, Va.

    Private tasting and shopping event.

  • Wed
    12
    Mar
    2014
    7:00 pmOne More Page Books, Arlington, VA

    Just in time for Purim, Marcia demonstrates how to roll, cut, fill, and shape her original Chocolate Cream-Cheese Hazelnut Hamantashen (yes, there will be finished samples to taste!), and she’ll talk a little about creating Meatballs and Matzah Balls.

    FREE

    www.onemorepagebooks.com

  • Sat
    22
    Mar
    2014
    9am-3:45pmOmni Hotel, Charlottesville, Virginia

     

    Peruse wonderful books and book-related items and stop by Marcia’s table for a taste from Meatballs and Matzah Balls and to purchase copies of the cookbook at the annual book fair.

    FREE

  • Sun
    18
    May
    2014
    Mishkan Torah Synagogue, Greenbelt, MD

    Private Event

  • Mon
    15
    Sep
    2014
    Leisure World at Lansdowne, Lansdowne, VA

    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia
    Adult Outreach Program

  • Mon
    09
    Feb
    2015
    Congregation B'nai Israel, Tustin, CA

    Congregation B'nai Israel Sisterhood
    Private Event

  • Fri
    13
    Feb
    2015
    11:30 amJewish Community Center of Northern Virginia, Fairfax, Va.

    Presentation as part of The Art of Jewish Food Festival

    Tickets: $8/$5 for JCC members

  • Tue
    04
    Aug
    2015
    Gainesville, Virginia

     

    Greater Gainesville Jewish Community
    Private Event

  • Tue
    13
    Oct
    2015
    Chevy Chase, Maryland

    Women's Philanthropy of The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington
    Private Event

  • Tue
    10
    Nov
    2015
    12:00 pmLevite Jewish Community Center Birmingham, Alabama

    Part of The 2nd Edition Jewish Book Festival
    Tickets: $10
    RSVP to Mindy Cohen at by November 8

     

  • Thu
    12
    Nov
    2015
    Congregation Beth Israel Sisterhood Scotch Plains, NJ

    This is a private event.

  • Sun
    15
    Nov
    2015
    1:30pm–2:20pmUniversity of Maryland, Van Munching Hall Room 1303 College Park, MD

    Part of ROUTES: A Day of Jewish Learning
    $36 pre-registration includes access to all sessions and a boxed lunch; FREE for students!
    Register online

  • Sun
    22
    Nov
    2015
    4-6pmAh Love Oil & Vinegar Artisanal Marketplace

    This is a FREE event!
    Recipe and Olive Oil Tastings, Book Sale & Signing, Artisanal Shopping
    Ah Love Oil & Vinegar Artisanal Marketplace
    Mosaic District, 2910 District Avenue
    Fairfax, VA
    703-992-7000

  • Sun
    06
    Dec
    2015
    4-6pmStrawberry Park, Mosaic District, Fairfax, Va.

    25% off copies of Meatballs & Matzah Balls, available at the event at the Ah Love Oil & Vinegar store's table, where Marcia will be on hand to sign books and talk Hanukkah recipes with you.

  • Wed
    16
    Dec
    2015
    10:30am - NoonBeth El Hebrew Congregation, Alexandria, VA

    A JCCNV event open to everyone; RSVP by December 11 to Shelly.Rosenstein@jccnv.org703.537.3062

    Fee:  $7 general/$5 synagogue or JCC member

     

  • Thu
    04
    Feb
    2016
    7-8:30pmThe Gershman Y, 401 South Broad St., Philadelphia, Pa.

    Open to the public, details to come

  • Sun
    03
    Apr
    2016
    5pm-9pmDGS Delicatessen, 2985 District Avenue, Mosaic District, Fairfax, Virginia

    One-night only—a special menu of dishes inspired by Meatballs and Matzah Balls, prepared by DGS chef Brian Robinson. Come for the four-course dinner or just to mingle and enjoy a special cocktail and appetizer. Info and ticketshttp://jewishfoodexperience.com/event-calendar/?ee=631

  • Sun
    11
    Sep
    2016
    11am-2pmMoti's Market, 4860 Boiling Brook Parkway, Rockville, Md.

    Please join Marcia from 12noon-1pm to try samples of eggplant caponata. Recipe samples from local chefs and authors as well as wine tastings will be offered throughout the event. All FREE! Details and registration: http://www.shalomdc.org/event/highholidaytasting/

  • Sun
    18
    Sep
    2016
    5pm-7pmTemple Rodef Shalom, Falls Church, Va.

    Enjoy beautiful music by renowned soprano Arianna Zukerman and learn about the culinary legacy of Italy's Jews from Marcia. With tastings, of course! Details here:

    http://jewishfoodexperience.com/event/celebration-jews-italy/

  • Sun
    06
    Aug
    2017
    9am-12pmBethesda Central Farm Market, Bethesda, Maryland

    Enjoy a private tour with market co-founder Mitch Berliner then join Marcia for an air-conditioned discussion about making the most of the market's bounty. Sign up here: http://jewishfoodexperience.com/event/behind-the-booth-2/

  • Sun
    17
    Sep
    2017
    11am-12pmWashington, DC

    Marcia will be joining Jewish Food Experience's Paul Entis and others on the radio show. Listen on Federal News Radio at 1500am (https://custom.federalnewsradio.com/foodie-and-the-beast) or follow along the Facebook live clips at https://www.facebook.com/nycci.nellis