Due to the recent novel coronavirus outbreak, events in the community calendar are subject to change. Please contact the event organizers to confirm event details.

The Geography of Summer

Reform Congretation Keneseth Israel 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park

The Temple Judea Museum Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel 8339 Old York Road, (SE corner Township Line Road) Elkins Park, PA 19027 EXHIBITION: The Geography of Summer Currently on view through […]

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Tikvah Friends and Family Support Group

PA

A facilitated space to provide support and resources to parents, family members, friends and caregivers of those with the lived experience of mental illness. Facilitated by: Alexis Bracy, M.S., fourth-year […]

Free

The NORC @ JFCS – Thanksgiving Food Delivery

Gratz College 7605 Old York Road, Melrose Park, PA

Volunteers needed! The NORC at JFCS’ annual Thanksgiving event is back and bigger this year. We are delivering holiday food items to seniors in Northeast Philadelphia. Meet us in Melrose […]

Hanukkah Menu at Ocean Casino Resort

Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, NJ 500 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ

Celebrate the Festival of Lights at Makai (500 Boardwalk, Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City, New Jersey) from Sunday, Nov. 28, through Monday, Dec. 6. Indulge in traditional dishes with an […]

Golden Slipper Gems December Classes!

Zoom

Please view our website for course descriptions for our December classes which begin Nov. 29. Classes range for our popular Speakers Bureau to a course on the history of the […]

Author Visit — Amy Meyerson In-Person at Reform Congregation KI

Reform Congretation Keneseth Israel 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park

Amy Meyerson is the bestselling author of "The Bookshop of Yesterdays" and "The Imperfects". Her books have been translated into eleven languages, and her short fiction has been published in […]

Free

Jewish National Fund-USA Breakfast for Israel

Zoom

Join Jewish National Fund-USA virtually as we celebrate Chanukah and Giving Tuesday, the world’s biggest day of giving, during our annual Breakfast for Israel! Come together for this spectacular event […]

Free

Complimentary Klezmer Performance For Chanukah

10100 Jamison Avenue 10100 Jamison Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

As part of its observance and celebration of Chanukah, KleinLife, located at 10100 Jamison Avenue in far Northeast Philadelphia, is featuring a free holiday Klezmer performance by the Ken Ulansey […]

Free

Bucks County Kehillah Community Hanukkah Candlelighting

Shady Brook Farm 931 Stony Hill Rd, Yardley, PA

Celebrate Hanukkah at Shady Brook Farm! All are welcome to come and enjoy crafts (weather permitting), singing with members of Sharim v'Sharot choir, candle lighting and Chanukah bags for all. […]

Free

Har Zion Temple – Open A Book…Open Your Mind

Zoom

Har Zion Temple Sisterhood and Department of Lifelong Learning present the Open A Book...Open Your Mind event series via Zoom. Each event will cost $18. On Thursday, Dec. 2, at […]

$18

Light and Latkes at Beth Sholom!

Beth Sholom Congregation 8231 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA

At 5 p.m. — Light and Latkes at Beth Sholom! Music with Cantor Jacob Agar, Havdallah, Hanukkiah lighting, Mad Science Light program, face painting, balloon artist, latke and wine tasting […]

Free

Hanukkah Celebration at Congregation Mikveh Israel

Congregation Mikveh Israel 44 N. 4th St., Philadelphia, PA

Mikveh Israel Association and its president Fran Levy invite you to join us at noon for our annual Hanukkah celebration. The party is taking place at Congregation Mikveh Israel, 44 […]

Nefesh Mountain Concert at Adath Jeshurun

Congregation Adath Jeshurun 7763 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA

Since their arrival on the scene in 2015, Nefesh Mountain has been hailed as one of today’s formative boundary-pushing bluegrass Americana bands. They’re among the first to truly give voice […]

$5

Northeast Jewish Life Community Chanukah Celebration

House of Kosher 9806 Bustleton Ave, Philadelphia, PA

Community Chanukah celebration outside at House of Kosher! All are welcome to come and enjoy music by Eliyahu Bass, latkes and other nosh by HOK, and candle lighting by various […]

Free

JRA’s 2021 Annual Event to End Hunger

Virtual

Growing Needs, Glowing Deeds: Jewish Relief Agency’s 2021 annual event to end hunger will illuminate the stories of some heroic JRA volunteer families, whose compassion, generosity and appetite to help […]

Our Closet – Powered by JFCS – In Your Neighborhood

Dornslife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships 3509 Spring Garden St., Philadelphia, PA

Jewish Family and Children's Service's In Your Neighborhood is a mobile program of JFCS providing clothing, food and services to individuals and families in need throughout Greater Philadelphia. Come to […]

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Sisterhood Virtual Bingo

Sisterhood of Congregations of Shaare Shamayim 9768 Verree Road VIA ZOOM, Philadelphia, PA

The Sisterhood of Congregations of Shaare Shamayim is hosting a virtual bingo, starting at 7:30 p.m. Please join us for two evenings of wonderful fun on Dec. 6 and 13. […]

$36

Reset, Reframe, Refresh: Your Next Chapter

Woodcrest Country Club 300 East Evesham Road, Cherry Hill, NJ

Join us for a fun evening, with an uplifting program featuring licensed psychotherapist and bestselling author Joanna Kleinman and a mindful meditation with certified yoga instructor Suzanne Levy Polikoff. This […]

$72

Tal Schneider at Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel

Reform Congretation Keneseth Israel 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park

Kindly RSVP here: tinyurl.com/ki12721 At 6:30 p.m., Tal Schneider will join us in person at Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park! This event is free of […]

Free

JFCS – Crafting Your Golden Years – NORC members only

Barbara and Harvey Brodsky Enrichment Center of JFCS 345 Montgomery Avenue, Bala Cynwyd, PA

Jewish Family and Children's Service's Crafting Your Golden Years art program is offering an in-person group to NORC members. Don’t miss this fun opportunity to socialize with one another through […]

Free

UNDER JERUSALEM: The History of the World’s Most Contested City

Center for Jewish History 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY

In "Under Jerusalem: The Buried History of the World’s Most Contested City", acclaimed journalist and author Andrew Lawler delves into the tombs, tunnels and trenches of the Holy City — […]

Free

Human Rights Shabbat

Online

Or Hadash is holding a Human Rights Shabbat at 7 p.m. on the topic of mass incarceration with speaker Bob Lankin, an advocate for criminal justice reform. Lankin is the […]

Free
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JRA Food Distribution

10980 Dutton Road, Philadelphia, PA 19154 10980 Dutton Road, Philadelphia, PA

Join Jewish Relief Agency Philadelphia on Sunday, Dec. 12 for their Food Distribution! Grab a box, hop in line and help pack boxes of food and critical household items for […]

Free

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