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Sunday, December 7, 2014 9:00 am
|Sunday, December 7, 2014|
Beth Israel and Beth El Temple
Instead of shopping for holiday gifts at the mall, why not “buy” crayons for an after-school program, toys for hospitalized children, food for a homeless person or clothes for a victim of domestic violence in your friend’s or relative’s name? more…
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 7:00 pm
|Tuesday, November 18, 2014|
WNPR reporter Jeff Cohen is our guest author/reader for a special Read It and Sleep as part of our Celebration of Jewish Arts and Culture.
His book, “Eva and Sadie and the Worst Haircut Ever,” is based on his interview with his two daughters that became and Internet sensation.
Children can bring their parents. Snacks served. Each family takes home a copy of the book.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 7:00 pm
|Tuesday, November 11, 2014|
An evening of original poetry and short stories by local wordsmiths. Hosted by Ralph Gagliardo aka RJ Wordsmyth. Features poets published in the Beat of the Street newspaper. See more here:
Sunday, November 9, 2014 5:30 pm
|Sunday, November 9, 2014|
Our annual remembrance of the two nights in 1938 that began the Holocaust.
Kristallnacht translates to “Night of Broken Glass.” Throughout Nazi Germany and Austria paramilitary forces and civilians smashed the windows of Jewish-owned businesses and synagogues.
Join us for a night of prayer, music and dance, followed by a community meal.
The remembrance will be interpreted for the deaf.
Sunday, October 26, 2014 9:30 am
|Sunday, October 26, 2014|
Tours at 9:30 am and 1:30 pm
Take a guided bus tour and learn about 200 years of Jewish history in the Hartford area.
One of the stops is Charter Oak Cultural Center, the first synagogue built in Connecticut, which housed Congregation Beth Israel.
Tickets: $24 for historical society members; $28 general.
Information: www.ihsgh.org and 860-72706170.
Monday, September 29, 2014 5:30 pm
|Monday, September 29, 2014|
Friday, September 12, 2014 7:00 pm
|Friday, September 12, 2014|
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Friday, May 9, 2014 7:00 pm
|Friday, May 9, 2014|
Wear your pajamas, bring your parents. Lina Osho-Williams, Youth Services Manager at the Hartford Public Library, reads “Are You My Mother?” by Dr. Seuss. Illustrated by P.D. Eastman. Translated into Spanish by Carlos Rivera. Take home a free copy of the book. Snacks served.