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Find Peace and Harmony in an unsettled World featuring Rabbi Sheila Weinberg

Please join Temple Beth Sholom for a Shabbat Retreat - Find Peace and Harmony in an Unsettled World featuring Rabbi Sheila Weinberg. Rabbi Weinberg has studied mindful meditation as a way to enliven Jewish practice, ideas and community. She has written extensively on Jewish spirituality, social justice, feminism and parenting. Learn more about Rabbi Weinberg at www.SheliaPeltzweinberg.com Please join us and welcome Rabbi Weinberg for this very special Shabbat Retreat on December 1-2, 2017. For more information and to register online please visit www.tbsmb.org or call Buffy at 305-538-7231 for more information.

Cocktails & Conversations: Addressing Extremisim From Charlottesville to Gainesville

Join us to hear about the white supremacist movement in Florida and around the country from David L. Barkey, ADL's Nation Freedom Counsel.

This event is intended for professionals ages 22-45.

PJ Library Wants to Help You Host a Chanukah Get Together!

PJ Library wants to help you host a Chanukah gathering! Designed to help build social connections and inspire Jewish life and learning, PJ Library Get Together Grants will give PJ Library members up to $150 to create and host a Chanukah celebration or other Jewish-inspired experience during the month of December. Applications will be accepted Wednesday, November 29 to Wednesday, December 20.

Click here for more information and to apply. PJ Library is a gift from the Greater Miami Jewish Federation made possible by the Harold Grinspoon Foundation and the Blank Family Foundation.

2018 Need-Based Jewish Overnight Summer Camp Scholarships Now Available

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The Greater Miami Jewish Federation is now accepting applications for 2018 Need-Based Jewish Overnight Summer Camp Scholarships for children between the ages of 8 and 17. This is the 16th year Federation is offering need-based scholarships to Miami-Dade County families to help make Jewish overnight summer camps more affordable.

Camper Eligibility Criteria:
• Miami-Dade County resident
• Ages 8 – 17
• Completed online application, see link below
• 2016 income tax return (Form 1040)
• Camp acceptance letter or invoice

Camp Eligibility:
• Funding assistance is available for Jewish overnight camps listed on the Foundation for Jewish Camp website, click here to find an eligible camp
• summer camp must be located in the United States
• Financial assistance is limited to one session only

Application deadline is Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. Late applications will not be accepted.

Recognizing that Jewish overnight camp is a significant vehicle for Jewish engagement, the Annual Federation /UJA Campaign has allocated $100,000 each year since 2002 for funding assistance. Last year, nearly 200 need-based scholarships were awarded to children, enabling them to attend a variety of overnight camps from all religious streams, as well as JCC overnight programs and youth group movements.

Click here to apply now!

Additional Funding Resources:
Foundation for Jewish Camp Scholarship Directory
• Contact your camp administrator to inquire about financial assistance
• Contact your rabbi or synagogue
• Interest free loans are available through the Hebrew Free Loan Association, 305.692.7555

For more information, call 786.866.8431 or email icohen@gmjf.org

Sing-a-long in Yiddish at the MARJCC

Yiddish Vinkel Club of the MAR-JCC presents
Sing-along of Famous Yiddish Theatre Songs
Wednesday, December 20 at 10:30 AM

Jewish Music Heritage Series presents
Yiddish Top Chai: Sing-along Countdown of the 18 Yiddish Songs That People Most Like to Sing
Thursday, December 21 at 2:00

Both Events are free and open to the public
Binyumen Schaechter is the composer of music for five shows that ran off-Broadway, the Conductor of the acclaimed 40-voice Jewish People’s Philharmonic Chorus / JPPC, and was the Musical Director and Pianist of Avi Hoffman’s Too Jewish? for the duration of its original 18-month run in NYC.


At JCAT-The J’s Cultural Arts Theatre
Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center/Sanford L. Ziff Campus
18900 NE 25th Avenue, North Miami Beach
For more information: 305.932.4200 ext.127

Monday Mishegos with Mom at JCAT

Miriam Hoffman, author, scholar, journalist, playwright and survivor presents her new book A Breed Apart: Reflections of a Young Refugee

A Breed Apart: Reflections of a Young Refugee, published by YI Press (a division of Yiddishkayt Initiative, Inc.), is an engaging non-fiction tale of war and survival, seen through the eyes of a young Miriam Hoffman and her father. Hoffman’s personal tale captures the beauty and importance of keeping the Yiddish language and Jewish culture alive during the twentieth-century, despite countless attempts to destroy it.
This intellectual and emotional journey describes Miriam Hoffman’s experience as a young refugee girl growing up in a post-war DP (Displaced Person) refugee camp in Ulm, Germany, after the destruction of World War II.
Hoffman’s son, Avi, is a multi-talented actor, director, comedian, singer and Jewish cultural activist. Together, they will be reading selections from Hoffman’s book. The evening will also include a discussion, Q&A and book signing.

Monday, December 18 @7pm

Free and open to the public

At JCAT- The J’s Cultural Arts Theatre Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center/Sanford L. Ziff Campus
18900 NE 25th Avenue, North Miami Beach (305)932-4200 ext 150
www.jcctheatre.com

Vodka Latke December 14

Join Greater Miami's Jewish Young Professionals for The Tribe's Annual Vodka Latke.

This year we will be celebrating Chanukah on the rooftop at Penthouse Riverside Wharf.

Tickets only $36!!! $45 after Tier 1 allotment sold out. $60 at the door. Chai Tribesters complimentary.

Thank you to our sponsors Mendez Babani Law, RedBike Studios, Bliss Dental & Miami Beach Smiles.

Cash Raffle

Win $10,000.00 CASH + other great prizes, while supporting Dade County's only daily Jewish afterschool program!

Now through Jan 8 Find out how to be a guaranteed winner at ChabadChayil.org/raffle

The Joseph Papp Yiddish Theatre presents Reflections of a Lost Poet

The life & works of Itzik Manger

by Miriam Hoffman

Starring Avi Hoffman

Musical Direction & Arrangements by Binyumen Schaechter

ALL PERFORMANCES IN YIDDISH
Supertitles in English and Spanish*

This one-man tour de force follows the life and times of the poet Itzik Manger, considered one of the greatest Yiddish poets. Through his songs and poems we discover the joy and anguish of a Yiddish poet, who lives through the best and worst of times.

“Hoffman shines!” — The NY Post
“A rewarding evening of theatre!” — The Forward
“Mr. Hoffman brings a Bacchic exuberance...” — New York Times
“Solid entertainment!” — Back Stage Magazine

December 13-24
Wednesday & Saturday @8pm, Wednesday, 12/20@2pm. Sunday 12/17 @7pm and Sunday 12/24 @1pm
Tickets $36 • $25 Seniors • $18 students
www.jcctheatre.com or call 1-866-811-4111
For Group rates, call 305.932.4200 ext. 150

At JCAT- The J’s Cultural Arts Theatre Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center/Sanford L. Ziff Campus 18900 NE 25th Avenue, North Miami Beach (305)932-4200 ext 150

Gospel Shabbat at Beth Torah Benny Rok Campus

Join Rabbi Rojzman, Rabbi Farber, Cantor Gaston and Cantorial Solist Evelyn Goldfinger at our Gospel Shabbat 2018

Gospel

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