Tuesday, November 24, 2015 Kislev 12, 5776
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
8339 Old York Rd
Elkins Park, PA 19027
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

Once Upon a Neighborhood: Jewish Life in Strawberry Mansion, Logan and Oak Lane, 1919-1960

August 15, 2014 8:00 PM

Philadelphia Jewish Heritage Shabbat at Keneseth Israel.

A special visual service and illustrated presentation by Rabbi Lance Sussman and Joan Myerson Shrager celebrating Philadelphia's Jewish Neighborhoods from World War I to 1960. The Mansion, Logan and all the way to Cheltenham Ave. were once thriving Jewish neighborhoods in a multi-ethnic city. Join us to remember, to learn and to share memories of city sidewalks, trolleys, and family businesses galore. 

Super Oneg to follow. Everyone welcome!

For more info call 215-887-8702 or e-mail [email protected]

More Events from Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel

Mon. Nov 30
2:30 PM
Adult Education: “The Jazz Singer: From the Melting Pot to Multicultural America” Monday, November 30 2:30 p.m.
Thu. Dec 3
11:30 AM
Adult Education: Maimonides Café with Rabbi Stacy Rigler Thursday, December 3 11:30 a.m.
Fri. Dec 4
8:00 PM
Friday, December 4. Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA. For more information, call 215-887-8700.
Sat. Dec 5
9:00 AM
Saturdays, December 5, 12, 19, 26 at 9:00 a.m. Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA.

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Wed. Nov 25
Buerger Early Learning Center
9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Wed. Nov 25
Lassin Early Learning Center
9:45 AM-11:45 AM
Sat. Nov 28
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
9:00 AM

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