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Religion, Liturgy and Scripture(Introduction to Judaism, Wisdom, Ethics of the Fathers: Pirkei Avot, Torah Study)

Hebrew ClassesRead Hebrew by Rosh Hashanah. Start the new year with the ability to read Hebrew if you enroll in The Read Hebrew America program. It’s free, including all texts. Let us know you are ready to begin by emailing Temple This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.’;document.getElementById(‘cloak2d8c17a38d2433e34ac11e3a757d0b91’).innerHTML += ”+addy_text2d8c17a38d2433e34ac11e3a757d0b91+”;.

Programs and Special Events(Lunch and Learn, Jewish Literature Group, Jewish Meditation, Yoga)

“GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II” Tuesday, April 10 7:00 pm, at the Jacksonville Jewish Center. This event is presented by Congregation Ahavath Chesed, The Jacksonville Jewish Center and River Garden Senior Services. This PBS documentary film tells the profound and unique story of the 550,000 Jewish men and women who served in World War II It is produced and directed by the award winning filmmaker, Lisa Ades. This is a 45 minute film followed by Q & A to a panel of participants. RSVP to 904-733-7078 or to the email address below.

“The Secret History of Saudi Arabia and Israel” Tuesday, April 24 7:00 pm with Dr. Ellen R. Wald. Thanks to Dr. Larry and Kathy Kanter, whose generosity through the Kanter Fund for Jewish Preservation enables us to provide this learning opportunity to the Temple Family and general community. RSVP to904-733-7078 or to the email address below.

Register or inquire about these Lifelong Learning experiences atThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Boy Scout Troop 12 at Temple

Earn your “Blaze Your Own Trail” badge….join one of Jacksonville’s oldest troops. Founded in 1916 here at Temple, Troop 12 offers a personalized boy-led scouting program guided by experienced, active leaders. Whether you want to earn your Eagle or just have fun camping, Troop 12 offers it all.

The Troop meets Thursday evenings at 7pm throughout the year. If you are either 11 and have finished the 5th grade, OR earned your Arrow of Light, you are welcome to join us. Visit Troop 12 and see what we’re about!

Contact Scoutmaster Jeff Rose atThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.’;document.getElementById(‘cloak2d6195b1cc6fc9b4a3de2f2bfa03f926’).innerHTML += ”+addy_text2d6195b1cc6fc9b4a3de2f2bfa03f926+”;or call 904-476-7000 to make arrangements and for more information. We look forward to seeing you!

Keep up with all the activities. Read Temple’s newsletter, theMessenger. You can keep up with current information and events, read back issues with messages from our professional staff and learn about Temple’s other publications,Temple Timesand the Religious School newsletters.

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Jewish Community Alliance (JCA) of Jacksonville, FL

Experience the difference.

Experience the difference.

Excellence in fitness and so much more – discover what makes the JCA so special.

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A Jump Start for Your Child

A Jump Start for Your Child

Michele Block Gan Yeladim Preschool and Kindergarten provides the best early childhood education in Jacksonville.

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Get in Shape

Get in Shape with Us

The JCA’s Fitness and Wellness department features a wide array of group fitness classes, as well as all the latest fitness equipment.

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Experience J Institute

Experience J Institute

The J Institute provides fascinating lectures and classes focused around enriching your life.

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The Experience of a Lifetime

JCA Summer Camp

JCA Summer Camp offers an awe-inspiring summer experience for children of all ages.

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Play Ball!

Play Ball!

The JCA’s Sports and Recreation department offers all kinds of sports clinics and leagues for different age groups.

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A Cure for After School Boredom

After School Programs

The JCA’s Youth Services department offers the best after-school program in Jacksonville.

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Unleash Your Inner Artist

Unleash Your Inner Artist

The JCA’s Arts and Culture department offers art classes for all styles and skill levels.

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Fun for the Whole Family

Fun for the Whole Family

The JCA’s Family Programming department helps make family time even better.

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Dive Right In

Dive Right In

The JCA’s Aquatics Department offers programs for all levels of swimmers – from beginners to experts.

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April, 2018 – Jewish Calendar

Passover

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Lag BaOmer

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Adrian College

ADRIAN (February 21, 2018) OnMarch 9, 2018, Adrian College will host its highly anticipated Spring Concert, featuring headlining artists Jesse McCartney and Hoodie Allen. While both performers are from New York, their music reigns from two separate genres, appealing to both rap and pop fans all around the Bulldog Read more

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Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey Transforming …

Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey brings together the people, partners and resources to address the most important needs of our Jewish community locally, in Israel and around the world. We do this by leveraging the financial and human resources of our volunteers and donors. Jewish Federation is committed to core Jewish values and focuses on caring for the vulnerable, strengthening connections with Israel and inspiring the next generation to embrace living a Jewish life. We give every member of the community the opportunity to make a meaningful difference.

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Jewish Federation of Greater Washington | DC MD VA

At Federation, we identify, evaluate and address these priorities withunparalleled commitment, passion and sensitivity. We take seriouslyour responsibility to ensure that needs are met to create a stronger,more vibrant Jewish community and to foster and strengthen ourconnection with Jews in Israel and around the world.

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Temple Agudath Sholom, Lynchburg, VA

Agudath Sholom Congregation has been serving the needs of the Jewish community in the greater Lynchburg area for 120 years. We are a small congregation, which means you can make friends and become part of our community quickly. We offer Friday night Shabbat services, adult Torah text study, childrens religious school, adult education classes, movie night, and much more. Read more about us, or feel free to join us for Shabbat on Fridays.

Check out ourcalendarto see what is happening this week, or visit us on Facebook.

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Jewish Journal

/ Los AngelesFire Victims Find Comfort in Community

Almost two weeks after being evacuated from her home because of the Thomas Fire, Jody Shapiro was, for a brief time at least, a picture of peacefulness.

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Beth Chaverim Reform Congregation

We are Building a House of Friends, One Family at a Time, By Creating a Welcoming Jewish Home for a Diverse Community.

Beth Chaverimmeans House of Friends in Hebrew. That is what you will find at Beth Chaverim Reform Congregation. We are awelcoming community, connecting with one another and centuries of Jewish tradition. We arefilled with energy, warmth and spiritual meaning. We celebrate our diversity we are young families, seniors, singles, teens, empty nesters, interfaith families, same sex couples, Jews by birth and Jews by choice.

We are more than a congregation were a family, a community and friends.

Look around our website and see what we have to offer. Then join us for a relaxed, welcoming Erev Shabbat service, aTot Shabbat, or our specialJammin Shabbat service. Join an adult learning class andbring your elementary school age children to our junior youth group events.Come light the Chanukah menorah at our Chanukah service, munch on hamentashen at our Purim shpiel,and celebrate freedomat our communityPassover Seder. Find your place in our community.

There is a place for you at Beth Chaverim.

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Congregation Ahavath Chesed – The Temple – Reform Judaism …

Temple offers many opportunities for Adult Education. Click on the following section titles to learn more about content, dates and times. Religion, Liturgy and Scripture(Introduction to Judaism, Wisdom, Ethics of the Fathers: Pirkei Avot, Torah Study) Hebrew ClassesRead Hebrew by Rosh Hashanah. Start the new year with the ability to read Hebrew if you enroll in The Read Hebrew America program. It’s free, including all texts. Let us know you are ready to begin by emailing Temple This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.’;document.getElementById(‘cloak2d8c17a38d2433e34ac11e3a757d0b91′).innerHTML += ”+addy_text2d8c17a38d2433e34ac11e3a757d0b91+”;. Programs and Special Events(Lunch and Learn, Jewish Literature Group, Jewish Meditation, Yoga) “GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II” Tuesday, April 10 7:00 pm, at the Jacksonville Jewish Center. This event is presented by Congregation Ahavath Chesed, The Jacksonville Jewish Center and River Garden Senior Services. This PBS documentary film tells the profound and unique story of the 550,000 Jewish men and women who served in World War II It is produced and directed by the award winning filmmaker, Lisa Ades. This is a 45 minute film followed by Q & A to a panel of participants. RSVP to 904-733-7078 or to the email address below. “The Secret History of Saudi Arabia and Israel” Tuesday, April 24 7:00 pm with Dr. Ellen R. Wald. Thanks to Dr. Larry and Kathy Kanter, whose generosity through the Kanter Fund for Jewish Preservation enables us to provide this learning opportunity to the Temple Family and general community. RSVP to904-733-7078 or to the email address below. Register or inquire about these Lifelong Learning experiences atThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Boy Scout Troop 12 at Temple Earn your “Blaze Your Own Trail” badge….join one of Jacksonville’s oldest troops. Founded in 1916 here at Temple, Troop 12 offers a personalized boy-led scouting program guided by experienced, active leaders. Whether you want to earn your Eagle or just have fun camping, Troop 12 offers it all. The Troop meets Thursday evenings at 7pm throughout the year. If you are either 11 and have finished the 5th grade, OR earned your Arrow of Light, you are welcome to join us. Visit Troop 12 and see what we’re about! Contact Scoutmaster Jeff Rose atThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.’;document.getElementById(‘cloak2d6195b1cc6fc9b4a3de2f2bfa03f926’).innerHTML += ”+addy_text2d6195b1cc6fc9b4a3de2f2bfa03f926+”;or call 904-476-7000 to make arrangements and for more information. We look forward to seeing you! Keep up with all the activities. Read Temple’s newsletter, theMessenger. You can keep up with current information and events, read back issues with messages from our professional staff and learn about Temple’s other publications,Temple Timesand the Religious School newsletters. Look for photos of Temple events in our web pagePhotoGalleries

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Jewish Community Alliance (JCA) of Jacksonville, FL

Experience the difference. Experience the difference. Excellence in fitness and so much more – discover what makes the JCA so special. Join Today! A Jump Start for Your Child A Jump Start for Your Child Michele Block Gan Yeladim Preschool and Kindergarten provides the best early childhood education in Jacksonville. Learn More Get in Shape Get in Shape with Us The JCA’s Fitness and Wellness department features a wide array of group fitness classes, as well as all the latest fitness equipment. Learn More Experience J Institute Experience J Institute The J Institute provides fascinating lectures and classes focused around enriching your life. Learn More The Experience of a Lifetime JCA Summer Camp JCA Summer Camp offers an awe-inspiring summer experience for children of all ages. Learn More Play Ball! Play Ball! The JCA’s Sports and Recreation department offers all kinds of sports clinics and leagues for different age groups. Learn More A Cure for After School Boredom After School Programs The JCA’s Youth Services department offers the best after-school program in Jacksonville. Learn More Unleash Your Inner Artist Unleash Your Inner Artist The JCA’s Arts and Culture department offers art classes for all styles and skill levels. Learn More Fun for the Whole Family Fun for the Whole Family The JCA’s Family Programming department helps make family time even better. Learn More Dive Right In Dive Right In The JCA’s Aquatics Department offers programs for all levels of swimmers – from beginners to experts. Learn More

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April, 2018 – Jewish Calendar

Passover Omer: Day One Tonight Count 2 Passover Omer: Day Two Tonight Count 3 Passover Omer: Day Three Tonight Count 4 Passover Omer: Day Four Tonight Count 5 Passover Omer: Day Five Tonight Count 6 Passover Omer: Day Six Tonight Count 7 Passover Omer: Day Seven Tonight Count 8 Omer: Day Eight Tonight Count 9 Omer: Day Nine Tonight Count 10 Omer: Day 10 Tonight Count 11 Omer: Day 11 Tonight Count 12 Omer: Day 12 Tonight Count 13 Omer: Day 13 Tonight Count 14 Omer: Day 14 Tonight Count 15 Rosh Chodesh Omer: Day 15 Tonight Count 16 Rosh Chodesh Omer: Day 16 Tonight Count 17 Omer: Day 17 Tonight Count 18 Omer: Day 18 Tonight Count 19 Omer: Day 19 Tonight Count 20 Omer: Day 20 Tonight Count 21 Omer: Day 21 Tonight Count 22 Omer: Day 22 Tonight Count 23 Omer: Day 23 Tonight Count 24 Omer: Day 24 Tonight Count 25 Omer: Day 25 Tonight Count 26 Omer: Day 26 Tonight Count 27 Omer: Day 27 Tonight Count 28 Omer: Day 28 Tonight Count 29 Pesach Sheini Omer: Day 29 Tonight Count 30 Omer: Day 30 Tonight Count 31 Omer: Day 31 Tonight Count 32 Omer: Day 32 Tonight Count 33 Lag BaOmer Tonight Count 34 Omer: Day 34 Tonight Count 35 Omer: Day 35 Tonight Count 36

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Adrian College

ADRIAN (February 21, 2018) OnMarch 9, 2018, Adrian College will host its highly anticipated Spring Concert, featuring headlining artists Jesse McCartney and Hoodie Allen. While both performers are from New York, their music reigns from two separate genres, appealing to both rap and pop fans all around the Bulldog Read more

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Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey Transforming …

Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey brings together the people, partners and resources to address the most important needs of our Jewish community locally, in Israel and around the world. We do this by leveraging the financial and human resources of our volunteers and donors. Jewish Federation is committed to core Jewish values and focuses on caring for the vulnerable, strengthening connections with Israel and inspiring the next generation to embrace living a Jewish life. We give every member of the community the opportunity to make a meaningful difference.

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Jewish Federation of Greater Washington | DC MD VA

At Federation, we identify, evaluate and address these priorities withunparalleled commitment, passion and sensitivity. We take seriouslyour responsibility to ensure that needs are met to create a stronger,more vibrant Jewish community and to foster and strengthen ourconnection with Jews in Israel and around the world.

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Temple Agudath Sholom, Lynchburg, VA

Agudath Sholom Congregation has been serving the needs of the Jewish community in the greater Lynchburg area for 120 years. We are a small congregation, which means you can make friends and become part of our community quickly. We offer Friday night Shabbat services, adult Torah text study, childrens religious school, adult education classes, movie night, and much more. Read more about us, or feel free to join us for Shabbat on Fridays. Check out ourcalendarto see what is happening this week, or visit us on Facebook. Click here for Recent News and Events.

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Jewish Journal

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Beth Chaverim Reform Congregation

We are Building a House of Friends, One Family at a Time, By Creating a Welcoming Jewish Home for a Diverse Community. Beth Chaverimmeans House of Friends in Hebrew. That is what you will find at Beth Chaverim Reform Congregation. We are awelcoming community, connecting with one another and centuries of Jewish tradition. We arefilled with energy, warmth and spiritual meaning. We celebrate our diversity we are young families, seniors, singles, teens, empty nesters, interfaith families, same sex couples, Jews by birth and Jews by choice. We are more than a congregation were a family, a community and friends. Look around our website and see what we have to offer. Then join us for a relaxed, welcoming Erev Shabbat service, aTot Shabbat, or our specialJammin Shabbat service. Join an adult learning class andbring your elementary school age children to our junior youth group events.Come light the Chanukah menorah at our Chanukah service, munch on hamentashen at our Purim shpiel,and celebrate freedomat our communityPassover Seder. Find your place in our community. There is a place for you at Beth Chaverim.

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