Posts by: jgoggins

Kosher Food and Wine Tasting

Posted By: jgoggins on Jan 24, 2013 in JCC 100
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As part of our 100 Year Celebration, the JCC will welcome local jazz artist Dwight Lenox to its Food and Wine Tasting on February 2 from 8-10:30 p.m. Jazz will fill the air as Lenox plays favorites from blues to ballads and jazz to swing. His style lends itself to musical selections from Nat King …

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Speech Therapy Begins at College Avenue Preschool

Posted By: jgoggins on Jan 23, 2013 in Early Childhood
The Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus

JCC preschoolers with speech or language delays now need only to walk down the hall at the Early Childhood Education site on College Avenue to meet their speech therapist. Weekly speech therapy sessions are being offered during preschool hours, taking the stress out of managing yet another activity in an otherwise busy schedule for parents. …

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Fiddler on the Roof Captures Centennial Spirit

Posted By: jgoggins on Jan 21, 2013 in Gallery Players
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Tevye, Golde, and the whole family…they’re all coming back. Bring your whole family, too, this March, to join them for a fun-filled night of your favorite songs, dancing, and, of course, TRADITION! Gallery Players’ March musical production of Fiddler on the Roof honors the traditions of the JCC’s memorable past, with an eye to a …

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Kosher Food and Wine Tasting

Posted By: jgoggins on Jan 10, 2013 in JCC 100
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“We are delighted to host a wine tasting. What is not to love about good food, good wine, and good music? It is a wonderful way to continue our 100 year celebration of our JCC community,” said JCC Member Services Director Linda Starr. “And, it is a perfect time to order wine for Passover.” Guests …

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One of a Kind, JCC-Inspired Graeter’s Flavor To Be Unveiled in May

Posted By: jgoggins on Jan 09, 2013 in Events, JCC 100
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Thank you to Graeter’s for helping make our 100th Birthday Kick-Off such a hit. The line for the creamy, French Pot ice cream wrapped around the lobby on Sunday. Children and adults alike eagerly waited for a bowl of chocolate or vanilla Graeter’s ice cream and their chance to guess the new mystery flavor Graeter’s …

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Columbus BBYO Youth Win Big at 2012 Regionals

Posted By: jgoggins on Jan 08, 2013 in Youth Activities
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Columbus sent 34 BBYO teens to the 2012 KIO Regionals in Cincinnati. The event, held December 21-24 at the Kingsgate Marriott in Cincinnati, celebrated the year’s accomplishments of the current regional board. Elections were also held for new members to the 2013 BBYO KIO regional board. According to BBYO Director Mark Moscardino, the Columbus BBYO …

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Love of JCC and Charitable Giving Becomes a Family Tradition

Posted By: jgoggins on Jan 07, 2013 in Blog
The Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus

Each day at the JCC inspires moments of Jewish connection or friendship or individual success—but one facet of the JCC in the spotlight today, during this 100th birthday celebration, is how it has tied together generations of families. Carrie Madison said she’s been coming to the JCC for as long as she can remember. “I …

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Hanukkah Lights to Bring Families Together Both On and Off the Stage

Posted By: jgoggins on Nov 28, 2012 in Gallery Players
Cast members pictured left to right are: Kristian Grizzell as Lori Martin, Mindy Agranoff as Katie Martin, Norma Whitmyre as Tammy Pearl, Orel De La Mota as Judah Macabee, and Bobby Belair as Isaac Pearl

It’s the darkest time of year, but Gallery Players promises to bring audiences light…

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Learn more about Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights

Posted By: jgoggins on Nov 26, 2012 in Holiday
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Hanukkah is the Hebrew term for rededication. The holiday begins on the 25th day of the month of Kislev in the Jewish calendar. It is celebrated for eight days in honor of the Jews’ victory against the Syrian/Greeks and the miracle of the oil lasting for eight days to rededicate the temple. Over 2,300 years …

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BBYO Shows Spirit, Wins Big

Posted By: jgoggins on Nov 15, 2012 in Youth Activities
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Congratulations to the Greater Columbus BBYO (B’nai B’rith Youth Organization) for its many awards won at the recent KIO (Kentucky-Indiana-Ohio) Spirit Convention. Columbus BBYO brought 46 teens to the KIO Spirit Convention on October 26-28, 2012. The four Columbus chapters— two teams of boys and two of girls—had fun working together to prove they had …

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