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Events for October 27, 2019

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  • Jewish Relief Agency (JRA) Monthly Food Distribution

    One Sunday each month, JRA volunteers of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities gather at our Northeast Philadelphia warehouse to pack and then deliver boxes of nutritious kosher food to over 6,000 low-income individuals and families. Box Packing – Tiny Tots (6 and Under): 8:30 – 9:30 AM The Tiny Tots program allows families with children […]

  • Sunday Seminar: “What Do We Believe?” with Rabbi Emeritus Alan Fuchs

    Trace and discuss the development of the belief in God in Israelite/Jewish history, then discuss the development of different Jewish theologies of the last two thousand years. The underlying question of the course will be “Is it necessary to believe in God in order to identify as a Jew?” Some reading will be suggested. RSVP […]

  • Jewish Music for the Mind and Soul

    Music for those living with Alzheimer’s or Dementia and their caregivers • Familiar, upbeat, repetitive songs • Sing along, tap your feet, play a basic instrument, or listen Program includes time to schmooze and nosh Sundays 11:00 am – 12:15 pm 9/8, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/17, 11/24, 12/8, 12/15 Come to one […]

  • Seminar on “Women Veterans Are Not Invisible”

    A free seminar for military women entitled “Women Veterans Are Not Invisible” is set for Sunday, Oct. 27, from 1-5 p.m. at the Katz Jewish Community Center (JCC), Cherry Hill, NJ. This seminar, open only to women veterans and current military members, is being sponsored by the Jewish Community Foundation and hosted by Jewish War […]

  • Piano Works: A Concert of Original Piano Arrangements

    Enjoy an afternoon concert featuring Lou Walinksy – pianist, arranger and improviser. Expect the unexpected: Arrangements of songs like the traditional sea chantey “Shenandoah”, the Spanish song “Gracias a la Vida”, the Israeli song “Al Kol Eleh”, Bobby McFerrin’s “Don’t Worry Be Happy”, or Bob Marley”s “One Love” – in additional to standards by Gershwin, […]

  • Honoring The Tree of Life: A Yahrtzeit Commemoration

    Honoring The Tree of Life: A Yahrtzeit Commemoration Exploring Personal and Communal Response to Trauma Members of the Philadelphia Jewish community will share remarks and memorial prayers, followed by a presentation by Dr. Michelle Friedman about personal and communal responses one year after this horrific event. This event is free, but please register in advance. […]

  • Honoring The Tree of Life: A Yarhtzeit Commemoration

    This Board of Rabbis of Greater Philadelphia event is open to the entire community and co-sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia and ADL of Philadelphia. One year after the horrific tragedy at Tree of Life synagogue, this commemoration will explore the personal and communal response to trauma. Members of the Philadelphia Jewish community […]

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