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Rising Fashion Designer Natalia Fedner

Posted By: WebManager on May 14, 2014 in Blog

Rising Fashion Designer Natalia Fedner Credits Columbus, JCC Origins to Many Successes Natalia Fedner, rising L.A. fashion designer and recent contestant of Lifetime’s Project Runway: Under the Gunn, has been getting a lot recognition in Hollywood for her unique, knitted haute couture line featuring woven metallics. But her star began to rise from very humble …

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JCC Annual Meeting

Posted By: WebManager on May 07, 2014 in Blog

You Inspire Me Theme to be Celebrated at May 28 Annual Meeting Honoring Community Leaders, Volunteers, and More The Jewish Community Center’s Annual Meeting will honor the inspirational leadership and creative programming that has gone on at the JCC in the past year, in keeping with its theme, “You Inspire Me!” Shana and Michael Levin …

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May 19 Gaynor Lecture with Author of Til Faith Do Us Part

Posted By: WebManager on May 07, 2014 in Blog

Our next Gaynor Lecture will take place at the JCC at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 19. This FREE lecture, which brings a variety of speakers to the JCC each May, will feature author Naomi Schaefer Riley and her book, Til Faith Do Us Part: How Interfaith Marriage is Transforming America. This year’s lecture will follow the Gallery …

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JCC ECE Director Nikki Henry Visits Israel

Posted By: WebManager on Apr 30, 2014 in Blog

JCC ECE Director Nikki Henry Visits Israel as part of Early Childhood Leadership Seminar On the eve of Purim this past March, JCC Early Childhood Education Director Nikki Henry traveled to Israel, spending 11 days visiting sites like Yad Vashem, the Dead Sea, Ben Yehuda Street and the shuq in Jerusalem, the ancient cities of …

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It’s Not too Late to Register

Posted By: WebManager on Apr 30, 2014 in Blog

It’s Not too Late to Register for Sizzling Summer Fun at the JCC Summer Camps It’s not too late to register for the 2014 season of JCC Summer Camp! Summer’s right around the corner and JCC camp counselors and staff are eager to welcome a new round of campers and show them all that is …

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Gallery Players to Premiere Critically Acclaimed Other Desert Cities

Posted By: WebManager on Apr 14, 2014 in Blog

On Saturday, May 3, at 8 pm, Gallery Players will stage the Central Ohio premiere of Other Desert Cities, a 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Drama finalist. The thought-provoking play, written by Jon Robin Baitz, debuted on Broadway in 2011 to critical acclaim. The story of a family in conflict unfolds on Christmas Eve 2004. Daughter …

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JCC Sports Spectacular and Funtacular

Posted By: WebManager on Apr 14, 2014 in Blog

The JCC is proud to announce its annual Sports Spectacular will take place August 24-25, 2014. This year’s Sports Spectacular event co-chairs are Joey and Lindsay Schottenstein and Matthew and Jamie Topolosky. They look forward to continuing to support the Columbus Jewish community in the planning of this long-running JCC fundraising opportunity honoring the achievements …

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An Evening with June Hersh

Posted By: WebManager on Apr 08, 2014 in Blog

An Evening with June Hersh – April 24 – 7 pm When passionate home cook and twice published cookbook author June Hersh and her family sold their lighting business in 2004, she wasn’t sure what she would do next. But she knew she wanted to give back in some way and to support the cause …

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Columbus BBYO Teens Earn Top Honors

Posted By: WebManager on Apr 03, 2014 in Blog

Columbus BBYO Teens Earn Top Honors at International Awards The JCC is pleased to announce the Columbus chapter winners of the BBYO International Awards. Halle Herman, of the Aliah BBG, won the Eternal Light Recruitment Award recognizing BBGs who have played a significant and lasting role in growing the membership of B’nai B’rith girls. Greg …

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JCC Girl Scouts

Posted By: WebManager on Apr 03, 2014 in Blog

JCC Girl Scouts Get Creative with Jewish History Photo Caption: The Girl Scouts wear their new sashes thanks to the Community Grants Fund of the  Columbus Jewish Foundation. Pictured are: (front row, L to R) Lielle Chaykin, Esty Wolfson, Bina Newman, Tali Sukienik; (back row, L to R) Rachel Borenstein, Adira Martin, Leah Levin, Anna …

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