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IAC National Conference 2018, from Declaration to Startup Nation

Join thousands of community members to learn from industry experts, political and diplomatic figures, and thought leaders against the backdrop of strengthening Israel and uniting the Israeli-American and Jewish communities. This year’s Israeli-American Council National Conference will take place at The Diplomat Beach Resort in South Florida from November 29 to December 2, 2018, and will explore Israel’s journey from declaration to Startup Nation.

Israel’s Speaker of the Knesset, Yuli Edelstein, will make history at the Conference. He will become the first Speaker of Israel’s parliament to make a special trip to the U.S. to address the Israeli-American community. Additional speakers will include: Miriam Peretz, Israel Prize Winner; Ayelet Shaked, Israel’s Minister of Justice; Isaac Herzog, Chairman of the Executive Jewish Agency for Israel; and Robbi and Stuart Force, activists and parents of Taylor Force. The IAC National Conference is the largest forum of its kind and offers participants the opportunity to engage in a variety of programs, plenaries, breakout sessions, interactive workshops, and facilitated discussions tailored to meet the various interests of community members and audience.

This inspiring gathering will tackle some of the most pressing issues of our time, bring together the Israeli-American and Jewish communities for deep dive discussions, and will yield takeaways that will help strengthen Israel and our communities.

The Conference spans from Thursday, November 29, to Sunday, December 2, 2018 and includes: opening plenary + evening sessions and celebrations (Thursday evening) - Friday sessions (Friday, all day) - Shishi Israeli (Friday evening, communal Shabbat dinner) - Saturday sessions (Saturday, all day) - main night and after party (Saturday evening) - Sunday session and closing event (Sunday, until 1:30pm).

More information: https://www.israeliamerican.org/conference | Questions? Email: iac@mcievents.com

PJ Library Basel, Bagels & T-Shirts!

Celebrate Art Basel with your kids! Decorate your own Chanukah T's, story time, live music, games & more!

Click here to RSVP

Give Miami Day is This Thursday!

Mark your calendar for Give Miami Day on Thursday, November 15. Every donation between $25 and $10,000 made to Federation through GiveMiamiDay.org will receive a bonus gift from the Miami Foundation. This includes any pledge or payment on an existing pledge. Last year, you helped us raise $507,000 in a single day! All donations go to the Annual Federation/UJA Campaign, which supports more than 160 programs and agencies serving Jews in Miami, in Israel and in more than 70 other countries worldwide.

For more details, click here.

JBS-Jewish Broadcasting Service Highlights Nov 11-17 on Atlantic Broadband CH 168, DIRECTV CH 388, Hotwire CH 269, the Roku streaming player under "Educational", and at www.jbstv.org

Memorial for Ari Fuld z"l

A memorial gathering for American-Israeli journalist and pro-Israel activist Ari Fuld, who was murdered by a Palestinian terrorist in Efrat (Sep 16, 2018). With Israeli Consul General of NY Dani Dayan and Ari's father, Rabbi Yona Fuld. A program of "AMCHA" and Rabbi Avi Weiss of the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale. Thursday - 8pm & 1am; Friday - 3pm

Honoring Jewish WWII Veterans

Meet Jewish World War II Veterans from the Philadelphia area at the Gratz College event, "WWII and the Jews Who Fought It." From June 6, 2006, at Temple Keneseth Israel in Elkins Park, PA. Today (Sunday) - 11am & 4am; Veterans Day - Monday - 9:30am & 5pm

L'Chayim: Jewish Marine In Iraq

Zach Iscol, a decorated Marine who served two terms in Iraq, explains why he joined the Marines, how he experienced the war and the bonds he forged with his Iraqi translator, and he now feels about military conflict. Today (Sunday) - Noon & 6pm; Veterans Day (Monday) - 3pm

WWII Vet Dan Roberts z"l

WWII Veteran Dan Roberts, who passed away this September at the age of 93, describes his personal story, including serving in the European theater, capturing a Nazi officer, being wounded (for which he received the Purple Heart); and his love for Israel and the Jewish People. Today (Sunday) - 1:30pm & 7:30pm; Veterans Day (Monday) - 9am & 4:30pm

92Y: Jonathan Sacks - Extremism

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, former Chief Rabbi of the UK and author of "Not In God's Name," discusses "altruistic evil" and the need to confront religious violence and intolerance in our times. Tonight (Sunday) - 8pm & 2am; Monday - 10pm & 4am; Wednesday - 10:30am; Friday - 8pm & 1am; Saturday - 3pm

Film: Jewish Soldiers in Blue & Gray

The story of the 10,000 Jewish soldiers who fought in America's deadliest conflict, the Civil War -- brother against brother, Jew against Jew, in numbers proportionally higher than other American group, 7,000 for the Union and 3,000 for the Confederacy. Tonight (Sunday) - 9pm & Midnight; Friday - 9pm & 4am

Forging Jewish Identity: Christine Hayes

Christine Hayes, Prof. of Religious Studies at Yale University, uses Jewish sources to discuss the meaning of creating a Jewish identity and the challenges posed by assimilation and intermarriage. From the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem. Monday - 7:30pm & 1am; Wednesday - 1:30pm; Saturday - 7:30pm & 1:30am

L'Chayim: Scott Shay on Faith

Scott Shay, author of "In Good Faith - Questioning Religion and Atheism," explains how his book encourages atheists to consider intelligent and powerful reasons to doubt their certainty and to be open to the reality of God. Wednesday - 9pm & Midnight; Thursday - 3pm

Edith Samers Vice President 203.536.6914 (cell phone) JBS Jewish Broadcasting Service, a 501c3 fulltime television channel

Family Film Night

Havdala & Family Film! Featuring "Operation Candlelight" (an action adventure film) fit for all ages. Fresh popcorn, lemonade & raffle! No charge (sponsored in memory of Tziporah bas R Aharon Aryeh z"l). The perfect way to spend Saturday Night with the family!

Saturday, Nov 10, 7:00pm

The Family Shul, 2601 NE 211 Terrace.

RSVP at [305-770-1919] or ChabadChayil.org/1699139

Latkes Under the Stars

Latkes Under the Stars Tuesday, December 4th at 6:30 pm Come Celebrate the lighting of our giant outdoor Chanukiah on the 3rd night of Chanukah! Enjoy delicious latkes and sufganiyot Buy your holiday gifts from our Chanukah Bazaar

Beth Moshe Congregation 2225 NE 121st Street North Miami, FL 3318 305.891.5508

Shaare Zedek Chanukah Luncheon

Wednesday, December 5th

Guest Speaker Allison Josephs, Jew in the City

Young Israel of Bal Harbour 9580 Abbot Ave, Surfside

Click Here to Register ONLINE

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Hanukkah Celebration-North Miami Pops Band

The Inter-American Chapter of Hadassah presents its Annual Hanukkah Celebration featuring the fantastic NORTH MIAMI POPS BAND conducted by its talented musical Director, Mr. Bruce Bailey.

The program, tailor made for us, will consist of "Music of our Heritage" including traditional Jewish songs, Broadway, Latin and popular selections.

We will feature a Kosher dairy buffet of finger foods, hors d'oeuvres, dessert and beverages prepared with love by our own "Chef Rosita Betancourt".

DATE/TIME: THURSDAY, November 29, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. -
PLACE: TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM, 4144 Chase Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140 -
FREE PARKING AVAILABLE ACROSS THE STREET IN THE SCHOOL PARKING LOT.

Contribution of $30.00 to Hadassah at the door or $25.00 if received by November 23.

Make check payable to Hadassah Inter-American Chapter, P.O. Box 546166, Surfside, FL 33154

IAC National Conference 2018, from Declaration to Startup Nation

Join thousands of community members to learn from industry experts, political and diplomatic figures, and thought leaders against the backdrop of strengthening Israel and uniting the Israeli-American and Jewish communities. This year’s Israeli-American Council National Conference will take place at The Diplomat Beach Resort in South Florida from November 29 to December 2, 2018, and will explore Israel’s journey from declaration to Startup Nation.

Israel’s Speaker of the Knesset, Yuli Edelstein, will make history at the Conference. He will become the first Speaker of Israel’s parliament to make a special trip to the U.S. to address the Israeli-American community. Additional speakers will include: Miriam Peretz, Israel Prize Winner; Ayelet Shaked, Israel’s Minister of Justice; Isaac Herzog, Chairman of the Executive Jewish Agency for Israel; and Robbi and Stuart Force, activists and parents of Taylor Force. The IAC National Conference is the largest forum of its kind and offers participants the opportunity to engage in a variety of programs, plenaries, breakout sessions, interactive workshops, and facilitated discussions tailored to meet the various interests of community members and audience.

This inspiring gathering will tackle some of the most pressing issues of our time, bring together the Israeli-American and Jewish communities for deep dive discussions, and will yield takeaways that will help strengthen Israel and our communities.

The Conference spans from Thursday, November 29, to Sunday, December 2, 2018 and includes: opening plenary + evening sessions and celebrations (Thursday evening) - Friday sessions (Friday, all day) - Shishi Israeli (Friday evening, communal Shabbat dinner) - Saturday sessions (Saturday, all day) - main night and after party (Saturday evening) - Sunday session and closing event (Sunday, until 1:30pm).

More information: https://www.israeliamerican.org/conference | Questions? Email: iac@mcievents.com

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