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.
This support group is for anyone who is a relative of an LGBTQ individual — grandparent, child, cousin, parent — and is looking for a space to process. This group is a safe place to ask questions, express emotions and learn from other folks in similar places. RSVP: www.jfcsphilly.org/supportgroups Zoom link provided upon registration For more information, contact Galia Godel at [email protected] or call 267-273-6006. Beginning March 10, 2021 (2nd and 4th Wednesdays)Find out more »
Breath provides an incredible opportunity to connect each person more deeply with themselves, each other, and the collective vision of peace. Transformational Breathwork practice facilitates the integration and transformation of negative beliefs into feelings of self-love, acceptance and joy. Join JFCS and Spirit Medicine to experience this practice and learn tips on how you can “Connect with Your Breath” more deeply in your daily life. No experience is needed to participate. Come with an open heart and mind and experience the power…Find out more »
JFCS is launching three unique afterschool volunteer programs that encourage children and teens to experience and learn the Jewish values of justice, service, and “repairing the world,” and provide opportunities to put these values into action. Kids Program – for ages 8 – 12 Thursdays at 4:30 PM, twice a month from Feb. 18 – May 27 Feb. 18 & 25, Mar. 11 & 25, Apr. 8 & 22, May 13 & 27 B'Nai Mitzvah Program For any young person…Find out more »
Evening of Music around Bucks County April 25 | 7 p.m. Musicians from our Bucks County Kehillah synagogues and the community will play their specialties. Get ready to dance and sing along from home! Come for your favorite and stay for all. Register at jewishphilly.org/bucks.Find out more »
Join JFCS for a virtual cooking series to raise funds for our food insecurity program. Learn unique recipes from renowned chefs, home cooks and cookbook authors while supporting JFCS’ work to address food insecurity in our community. Nourishing community benefits JFCS’ efforts to address food insecurity. Support this work by making a donation from the Mitzvah “Menu” as your “entrée” to the event series. Your contribution to the Mitzvah Menu guarantees admission to all five Nourishing Community events. Free for JFCS…Find out more »
Do you escape by hiding behind television, food, social media or other chronic distractions? You are not alone, especially when parenting leaves little time for self-care. But what is self-care, really? Too often our self-care attempts are missing opportunities for restoration and instead facilitating unhealthy cycles of stress. Join JFCS’ Bloom Maternal Wellness program to explore how we can shift our approach to self–care from a mindset of escapism to nourishment. RSVP: Contact JFCS Family Life Education Associate Sarah Waxman,…Find out more »
To make a change to your event, or for other questions related to the community calendar, please contact Sophie Panzer at [email protected].