December Face the Fiction
Holiday Dinner/Guest Speaker

Saturday, December 9, 2017
Brookdale Community Room
Teaneck, NJ
Begin arriving at 6:00pm so dinner can begin promptly at
6:30pm.  Details will be available in full prior to event.

Join us for an evening of food, fun and guest speaker
Dr. Mark R.Vogel.  Festivities begin at 6:00pm

Dr. Mark Vogel:  
Dr. Mark R. Vogel is a clinical psychologist with thirty years of experience,
including working in the NJ penal system where he performed parole
evaluations on hundreds of inmates. He completed his BA and MA at
Montclair State University in NJ, and his doctorate degree at Yeshiva
University in New York City. A Jack the Ripper researcher, he has made
several trips to London, reviewing original case files, and visiting all of the
murder sites and associated locations.  In 2003 he graduated from the Institute
of Culinary Education in New York City. For ten years he taught cooking
classes and edited cookbooks. He now gives seminars on wine. Since 2002 he has
published 400 articles on food and wine in his column Food For Thought. His
first novel,  Crestwood Lake, a horror mystery, was published  in  2013.  His
most recent novel The Ripper’s Time, is a historical fiction story about Jack the
Ripper. His website is