Saturday, August 29, 2015 Elul 14, 5775
Organization:
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
Cost:
Free and open to the public
Location:
8339 Old York Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027
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Keneseth Israel, founded in March 1847, was the fourth congregation to be established by the expanding Jewish community of Philadelphia. Orthodox in observance at first, KI adopted reform in 1855, and thus became the first progressive congregation

Book Discussion - Nemesis by Philip Roth

April 10, 2013 1:30 PM

An adult book discussion group take place on Tuesday April 9 at 1:30 p.m. and Wednesday April 10 at 10:30 a.m. We will discuss Nemesis by Philip Roth. Come to either the Tuesday or Wednesday session. Nemesis is a work of fiction. It takes place during the summer of 1944. The plot revolves around a polio epidemic and how it affects the Jewish community in Newark, New Jersey.

Roth examines the themes of disease, fear, panic, anger, guilt, bewilderment, suffering, and pain. He has said that Nemesis will be his last novel.
 

More Events from Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel

Fri. Sep 11
11:30 AM
Dr. Nina Haydel will do her impersonation of Frida Kahlo. The Meyers Library at Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 2nd Floor, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA.
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Fri. Sep 11
5:30 PM
5:30 p.m. PreK – 2nd Grade: Rosh Hashanah Stories & Crafts 6:00 p.m. La Pergola Catered Dinner 6:30 p.m. Outdoor Service
Mon. Sep 14
3:00 PM
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA. For more information, call 215-887-8700.
Thu. Sep 17
11:30 AM
Ed Eisner will speak about the Pope and Jews, sponsored by the Rosenau Fund. The Meyers Library at Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 2nd Floor, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA.
Fri. Sep 18
7:00 PM
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA. For more information, call 215-887-8700.

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Jewish National Fund Eastern Pennsylvania
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