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HOME: Lens on Israel, a JDC Exhibit

March 22, 2019

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Leon Family Gallery Reba and Sam Sandler Family Campus April 2019 This exhibit showcases the work of photographers who have documented the diverse communities that live side-by-side in Israel, as well as the work of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), a non-political organization that creates pragmatic, sustainable solutions to help vulnerable communities in Israel [...]

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Bestselling Author Janice Kaplan and Dr. Barnaby Marsh reveal how to create luck

March 22, 2019

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Wednesday, April 10, 7:30 pm, Sandler Family Campus On happy occasions we wish each other “Mazel tov!” and when we want something good to happen we hope that we have a little “mazel,” or luck. But good luck doesn’t just drop from the sky. People have more control over their futures than they sometimes realize. [...]

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Annual Toras Chaim Shabbos Lunch

March 22, 2019

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Saturday, April 6, Bnai Israel Toras Chaim’s Shabbos lunch features an opportunity to see projects and artwork made by students, hear divrei Torah given by students, and view pictures of what is taking place in the local Torah day school. Shabbos Parshas Tazria and Parshas Hachodesh. Cost of lunch: $18 for adults; $12 for kids; [...]

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KBH to celebrate 40 years

March 22, 2019

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Sunday, June 2, 2 pm, KBH Kempsville Conservative Synagogue, Kehillat Bet Hamidrash (KBH) just turned 40. The small, but mighty congregation has so much to celebrate. The congregation will officially acknowledge this milestone with an event to be held at the synagogue. Walking through the journey of the last 40 years, highlighting memorable moments and [...]

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Calling all Jewish High School students to Cause An Effect

March 22, 2019

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First program: Thursday, May 9, 6–9 pm A series for Jewish high school students, Cause An Effect offers students and their parents resources and tools to strategically respond to acts of anti-Semitism and anti-Israel rhetoric currently seen on campuses. The program is presented in partnership with BBYO, OSTY and the Community Relations Council of the [...]

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OD AZA multi-year reunion

March 22, 2019

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Saturday, October 19 Hilton Hotel Oceanfront, Virginia Beach Does “We’re the boys of chapter 370, we’ve got plenty of…” sound familiar? If it does, you’re in for a fabulous treat! For many Jewish males who grew up in Tidewater during the early 1960’s through the early 1970’s, membership in Old Dominion AZA played a pivotal [...]

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Park Place School Spring Luncheon IT TAKES A VILLAGE!

March 22, 2019

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Tuesday, April 2, 10:45 am–1:15 pm Congregation Beth El Dine, shop, and celebrate Park Place School community partners who are changing children’s lives. Auction and art items for sale starting at 10:45 am. Lunch begins promptly at 11:30 am and will conclude promptly at 12:30 pm. Time available after the luncheon to finalize purchases and take a tour [...]

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Simon Family JCC’s Annual Senior Seder

March 22, 2019

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Thursday, April 18, 11:30 am, Simon Family JCC The Simon Family JCC will host a seder open to all seniors. Rabbi Israel Zoberman will lead participants in a service followed by a traditional Passover meal. Tickets are $10. The registration deadline is Thursday, April 11. To register, visit the JCC front desk, call 321-2338 or [...]

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Patricia Wainger to receive VCIC award at the Tidewater Chapter’s 55th Annual Humanitarian Awards

March 4, 2019

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Thursday, March 28, 5:45 pm The Westin Virginia Beach Town Center “I am honored to receive the VCIC Humanitarian award on behalf of the outstanding agencies whose endeavors I have been privileged to support,” says Patricia P. Wainger, one of this year’s honorees of the annual award. The Humanitarian Award of the Virginia Center for [...]

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Rabbi Joseph Telushin in Tidewater

March 4, 2019

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March 29–31 Rabbi Joseph Telushkin, the highly respected scholar and bestselling author of 18 books, including A Code of Jewish Ethics, Jewish Literacy, and The Nine Questions People Ask About Judaism, co-authored with Dennis Prager, will lead a weekend of learning as Tidewater Together’s Milton “Mickey” Kramer, scholar in residence. The weekend is also presented [...]

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