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Week of Events
The Geography of Summer
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 December For more information: [email protected], (215) 901-2656, (215) 887-8700, ext. 416 The Temple Judea Museum’s 2021 fall exhibition is “The Geography of Summer”. The idea […]
Get to know your local Jewish Genealogical Society! Program Sponsor: The Jewish Genealogical and Archival Society of Greater Philadelphia Date: Sunday, Oct. 31, 2021 Time: 1 p.m. check in for option chat and schmooze Official program starts promptly at 1:30 p.m. Guest Speaker: Rachael Cerrotti, award-winning author, photographer and podcaster All are invited to attend. […]
Presented by Philadelphia Jewish Film and Media (PJFM). Based on an Israeli documentary series, "Yerusalem" deftly weaves together the stories of the first and second generation of immigrants, rabbis, activists, Mossad personnel, ship commanders, pilots and the many other decision makers who risked their lives to bring Ethiopian Jews to the Holy Land.
The Phoenix Chamber Ensemble cordially invites you to a performance of two great piano quintets — Schumann's Piano Quintet Op. 44 and Dvorak's Piano Quintet, Op 81. Pianists Vassa Shevel and Inessa Zaretsky are joined by the Tesla Quartet in this happy comeback to the center! This concert will also be live-streamed for those who […]
Hosted at the Center for Architecture and Design, a unique setting in Center City Philadelphia, this fun evening will feature a cocktail reception, delicious dinner, an exciting silent auction, and a heartwarming presentation about Jewish Adoption and Family Care Options FamilyMatters’ lifesaving work! Proceeds benefit JAFCO FamilyMatters, a nonprofit organization serving children and families experiencing […]
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, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m., author Faris Cassell will discuss "The Unanswered Letter". For information and to register, email: [email protected]
The End of Jewish Learning? A Vision for a Digital Age Zev Eleff, President, Gratz College Nov. 4, 7 p.m. online The digital age has transformed the way we communicate and absorb information. The Stanford researcher Sam Wineburg summed up the situation in the title of his latest book, "Why Learn History (When It's Already […]
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