My Go-To Place—The Marx Brothers

My Go-To Place invites all fans of The Marx Brothers to a captivating program led by film historian, Dr. Annette Bochenek, of Hometowns to Hollywood! Dr. Bochenek will take us behind the scenes to learn about the lives and legacies of the Marx Brothers comedy team. You are sure to be entertained as we follow the evolution of the iconic Marx Brothers from their humble beginnings to Hollywood fame! 

To join our My Go-To Place Zoom meetings please follow these instructions:

From a computer:

  1. Go to
  2. You might have to click on the link to “download & run Zoom.”
  3. Click Join a Meeting
  4. Enter the Meeting ID: 358 048 8078
  5. Once you have joined the meeting, click the options to use computer audio and computer video. See you there!

To join by Zoom app on smartphone or tablet:

  1. Click this link to join the meeting
  2. You can choose if you would like to use your camera so we can see you or just hear you through the built-in microphone.
  3. If you wish, you can download the free Zoom app from the iPhone App Store or Google Play for Android. Once you are in the Zoom app you can click on the Join button and enter the Meeting ID: (358 048 8078). See you there!

To join by dialing a telephone for audio-only:

  1. Dial 312-626-6799. When asked, type in our Meeting ID: 358 048 8078 followed by the # key. You will be asked to press the # key again to join the meeting as a participant.
  2. We look forward to hearing from you over the phone!


Tomorrow’s meeting will be new for all of us. We know there may be some technical challenges but we are here to help you work through them. We have some fun programming planned and we hope to continue Community Tuesdays My Go-To Place this way every week! In the meantime, enjoy this video.

Your My Go-To Place hosts and friends,
Tamara Kushnir Groman, Sharon Shapiro , and Sarah Squires-Doyle

Welcome to the new Virtual My Go-To Place with JCC Chicago’s Community Tuesdays! We are pleased to start bringing you online My Go-To Place programming.




Bernard Horwich Building
3003 W Touhy
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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