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Shabbat Dinner with Judge Robert Luck - Aug. 26

Join us for a delicious Shabbat dinner filled with stories, song, Torah learning and comradery. Hear about the American Legal System & how YOU can make it better! Friday, August 26. Shabbat Services at 7:30pm (Mincha at 7:00) followed by dinner.

RSVP at www.chabadchayil.org

More info: http://www.chabadchayil.org/templates/articlecco_cdo/aid/1708015/jewish/Shabbat.htm

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Human Trafficking Panel Discussion

Please join Hadassah Greater Miami along with the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine for a Human Trafficking Panel Discussion on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at Temple Israel Greater Miami.

The discussion will feature Katherine Fernandez Rundle/State Attorney of Miami-Dade County, Dr. Katariina Rosenblatt/Survivor of Human Trafficking, Nancy Ratzan/Champions women's rights and social justice, Julie Cummings/Founder and Chair of Lovelight Foundation, Jose Szapocznik, PH.D. Department of Public Health Sciences University of Miami School of Medicine.

Continental Breakfast followed by discussion. Each presenter will bring their expertise to the discussion.

September 6th, 2016 from 9AM - 12PM
Temple Israel Greater Miami
137 NE 19 St
Miami, FL 33312

Sponsored by : JCRC, NCJW, WIZO,UofMMiller School of Medicine, Department of Public Health

For more information please contact Hadassah - Greatermiami@hadassah.org or 305-576-4447

Blue and White Community Shabbat

Join The Network and community partners for a magical Shabbat experience on Friday, September 9th, 2016. Register before September 1st and receive a preferred rate.

Show your Israeli spirit by wearing blue and white!

WIZO Presents DENNIS PRAGER on September 21st!

Join WIZO Florida's Opening Campaign Dinner on Wednesday, September 21st, 7:30 pm at the Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center and hear all about "WHY IS ISRAEL ALONE IN THE WORLD" with Keynote Speaker Dennis Prager.

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS by August 31st - Couvert $150.00 pp ($180.00 pp after that date) / Young Adults $75.00 pp ($90.00 pp after that date) or call the WIZO FL Office 305.861.8860 for further information. Celebrating Past, Present and Future WIZO Supporters. This promises to be an incredible evening!

JBS-Jewish Broadcasting Service Highlights Aug 21-27 on Atlantic Broadband CH 168, Hotwire CH 269, the Roku streaming player, and online at www.jbstv.org

For other programs, go to www.jbstv.org for the Schedule.

Film: "Freedom From Tyranny"

A fascinating look at 50 years of Lillian Butler Hoffman's extraordinary bravery and activism against the USSR as one of the early pioneers of the Soviet Jewry Movement. Sunday 11am

L'Chayim: Avi Weiss-Soviet Jewry

Avi Weiss, one of Jewry's most creative and activist rabbis (Hebrew Institute of Riverdale, Yeshivat Chovevei Torah), recalls the challenges and heroes of the Soviet Jewry movement -including Avital and Natan Sharansky, Jacob Birnbaum and Glenn Richter. Sunday Noon

L'Chayim: Yosef Mendelevich

One of the early heroes of the Soviet Jewish Refusnik Movement, Yosef Mendelevich, describes his attempted hijacking of a plane and his subsequent 11-year imprisonment (with Natan Sharansky) as a "Prisoner of Zion" -- which helped awaken the world to the plight of Soviet Jewry. Sunday 1pm

Avital Sharansky Tribute

Avital Sharansky, who worked tirelessly for ten years for the release of her Jewish Refusnik husband, receives the Emma Lazarus Torch of Freedom Award from the American Jewish Historical Society for her extraordinary contribution to Soviet Jewry Movement. Sunday 2:30pm; Monday 10am

L'Chayim: Refusnik Daughter

Daughter of Soviet Refusnik Edward Kuznetsov, describes her documentary film "Operation Wedding" which tells the story of her father's helping to plot the 1970 failed hijacking of a Soviet plane which led to 15 years in prison. Sunday 6pm; Monday 3pm

Mosab Hassan Yousef, the son of a major Hamas leader who was recruited by the Mossad to be an agent of Israel (aka "The Green Prince"), criticizes those who vilify Israel and warns the Jewish community that the West is in a war with religious Islam. Monday 8:30pm & 1am

L'Chayim: The Green Prince

Mosab Hassan Yousef, the son of a Hamas leader who became an Israeli spy, and Gonen Ben Yitzhak, the Shin Bet agent who became Mossab's handler, talk about their incredible story documented in the award-winning film, "The Green Prince." Monday 8:30pm & Midnight;Tuesday 3pm; Saturday 6pm

A Muslim Stands With Israel

Pakistani Muslim Kasim Hafeez shares the story of how he went from being an anti-Israel Islamist radical to a lover of Israel and a Zionist leader of pro-Israel activism. A StandWithUs, New York event from The Brownstone in NYC. Tuesday 7pm & 2am;Wednesday 1pm

Ex-Muslim Egyptian Zionist

Hussein Aboubakr discusses how his journey - imprisonment in Egypt for research at the Israeli Embassy to asylum in US - has given him a sense of kinship with Jews & Israel. A program of The Israel Connection and StandWithUs, from the JCC of Stamford, CT. Tuesday 8pm & 1am; Wednesday 2pm; Saturday 7pm

L'Chayim: Egyptian Jewry

Juliana Maio, author of the historical novel "City of the Sun," talks about her Sephardic Jewish background, being expelled from Egypt and growing up in Paris and the US, and reconnecting with her Egyptian Jewish roots. Tuesday 9pm & Midnight; Wednesday 3pm

Fania Oz-Salzburger on Jewish Feminism

Fania Oz-Salzberger, Professor of History at Haifa University, discusses her book "Jews and Words" (co-authored by her father, Amos Oz) and addresses the importance of the roles of women in Jewish life. From the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem. Wednesday 7pm & 2am; Thursday 1pm

Jewish Feminism Review

Two Jewish Feminists of different generations, Eva Fogelman, a pioneer in the '70's Jewish Feminism movement, and Sharon Weiss-Greenberg, Exec. Dir. of the Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance. discuss the "three waves of Jewish feminism." From Limmud NY 2016. Wednesday 8pm & 1am; Thursday 2pm

L'Chayim: Letty Pogrebin

Letty Cottin Pogrebin, one of America's pioneering feminists (Ms. Magazine) and author of ten books ("Single Jewish Male Seeking Soul Mate"), describes her personal Jewish journey and shares her view of Jewish life today. Wednesday 9pm & Midnight; Thursday 3pm

In The News: Black Lives Matter & Israel

Chloe Simone Valdary, Director of Partnerships and Outreach at Jerusalem U and an African-American who defines herself as a Zionist and pro-Israel activist, explains her opposition to Black Lives Matter's support of the BDS Movement. Sunday 5:30pm & 11:30pm; Monday 3:30am, 8:30am, 5:30pm

In The News: UNRWA & Palestinian Scandal

Jonathan Tobin, Senior On-Line Editor for Commentary Magazine discusses revelations that UNRWA and World Vision charitable funds meant for Palestinian social needs in Gaza were diverted to Hamas for their terrorist activities. Monday 6:30pm & 11:30pm; Tuesday 3:30am, 8:30am, 5:30pm

In Memory of Joe Aboudi z"l

Joe Aboudi z"l was a 20-year old member of the elite Palmach of the Haganah during the 1948 War of Independence when he helped stop the advance of the Egyptian army in the Negev. JBS honors the life of this hero of Israel. Thursday 9pm & Midnight; Friday 3pm

In a tribute to the beloved Jewish actor, Fyvush Finkel z"l, who passed away in August 2016 at the age of 93, JBS reprises a program in which Fyvush talked about his life and his career before lighting the 5th Candle of Chanukah. Friday 11:30pm; Saturday 3:30am, 8:30am, 12:30pm

Young Professionals Gather for EPIC Pool Party this Sunday

On Sunday, August 28, 1pm - 5pm, The Tribe will be hosting it's 2nd Annual Pool Party on the rooftop of EPIC Hotel.

Admission is $18 Advanced / $25 Doors and includes a free drink, DJ entertainment, signature cocktails, and FREE VALET (if exit before 5pm).

Details Register

The Tribe's 2nd Annual EPIC Pool Party Flyer

Have You Thought About Joining A Synagogue?

Has it been a while since you attended services? Are you looking for a spiritual connection this Jewish New Year? There is no better way to experience the richness of these High Holidays than among a congregation of your friends and neighbors.

To help you choose a place to worship, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation and the Rabbinical Association of Greater Miami have compiled this directory of area synagogues. We encourage you to select a synagogue and call for membership information.

Click here for the Synagogue Directory

If you are new to the community or would like to learn more about local congregations, please call the Rabbinical Association of Greater Miami at 305.576.4000, ext. 620. Make the year 5777 a time for Jewish renewal for you and your family, and a time to find personal meaning and to connect with your community!

WIZO Presents DENNIS PRAGER on September 21!!

Join WIZO Florida's Opening Campaign Dinner on Wednesday, September 21st, 7:30 pm at the Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center and hear all about "WHY IS ISRAEL ALONE IN THE WORLD" with Keynote Speaker Dennis Prager.

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS by August 31st - Couvert $150.00 pp ($180.00 pp after that date) / Young Adults $75.00 pp ($90.00 pp after that date) or call the WIZO FL Office 305.861.8860 for further information. Celebrating Past, Present and Future WIZO Supporters. This promises to be an incredible evening!

Barry A. Nelson Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017

NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL - Barry A. Nelson, a shareholder of Nelson & Nelson, P.A. in North Miami Beach, Florida has been recognized as a leading lawyer in the practice areas of Trusts and Estates and Tax Law in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Nelson has been named in over 20 consecutive editions of Best Lawyers®.

Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing. ​Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers "the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice."

Barry A. Nelson, a Florida Bar Board Certified Attorney in the areas of Taxation and Wills, Trusts and Estates, is named the Best Lawyers® 2015 Miami Trusts and Estates "Lawyer of the Year." He is a shareholder of Nelson & Nelson, P.A. located in North Miami Beach, Florida. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), has been a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent® Rated Lawyer for over 25 years and has been listed in Best Lawyers® consecutively since 1995. For a complete biography visit http://www.estatetaxlawyers.com/BioBarryNelson.html.

SHABBAT BAM, NEW SHABBAT MORNING PROGRAM AT BETH TORAH BENNY ROK CAMPUS

WHERE FAMILIES EXPERIENCE SHABBAT TOGETHER

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