Director of Public Relations and Programming
East Meadow Public Library
Jude Schanzer is the Public Relations and Program Director of the East Meadow Public Library in East Meadow, Long Island, NY. In the last 15 years, she has received grants for the Library from NEH, NYSCA, The NYS Department of Education, Space Sicience Institute, NASA, City Lore, the American Library Association, Tribeca Film Fund, and other funders. Some of the exhibits that the East Meadow Public Library has hosted are Discover Earth, Discover Tech, Discover NASA, Visions of the Universe, Lincoln and the Constitution, Soul of the People and Dust Drought and Dreams Gone Dry.
Jude is the recipient of the 25 Arts Advocates Award from the Long Island Arts Council of Freeport, the Visionary Award from the Friends of Hemstead Plains, Essential Partner Award Award from the Long Island Writers Guild, Best Production Award from the University of Indianapolis, and the Arty Award from the Long Island Arts Council. She was a stage director with Circle Rep Lab and the Impossible Ragtime Theatre, and staged plays Off Broadway, Off-off Broadway, in regional theatres, and for academic theatre. Jude taught theatre at Rutgers University, Iona College, and Marymount College. She currently sits on the Boards of the Cinema Arts Center and Long Island Traditions.
Monday, June 25
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM