Monthly Archives: May 2015

Kaleidoscope Afterschool Program Looks Forward to New Faces in the Fall, Registering Now

Laughter floated through the warm, summery breeze as carnival music and the wafting smells of kosher hot dogs, funnel cake, and cotton candy beckoned the school-aged kids arriving off the bus from the JCC. These kids, enrolled in the JCC’s afterschool childcare program, Kaleidoscope, were coming to join their friends in the Jewish community at …

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Annual Meeting to Honor JCC Leaders, Staff and Volunteers

The Jewish Community Center’s 2015 Annual Meeting is set to start at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27, at the College Avenue location. An evening of awards and honors will reflect the theme, “There’s Something About This Place,” and will be accompanied by a light dinner. The Annual Meeting recognizes the accomplishments and contributions of …

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May 31st Gaynor Lecture featuring Dr. Ethan Katz

Dr. Ethan Katz to Provide Insightful, Historical Look at Jewish-Muslim Relations in France In the wake of recent tragedy in France, including the shootings at kosher supermarket Hyper Cacher in eastern Paris and at the offices of the French satirical magazine, Charlie Hebdo, Muslim violence against French Jews has suddenly burst into the headlines. But …

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