Program Staff Cohort Meet-Up. For information or to RSVP, contact Marci Mayer Eisen at MEisen@JFedSTL.org or 314-442-3810.
Same Difference is a celebration of our Jewish identities – our mosaic of perspectives, ritual practices, cultures and beliefs. It is an opportunity to engage across differences and to appreciate that we are bound together by a shared heritage, sacred texts and a tradition of wrestling with difficult questions.
Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series Presents: Whose Story Is It? Deconstructing and Reconstructing Jewish Narratives
When teaching about Jews and Judaisms, which voices are included and which ones are left out? Do we reinforce dominant perspectives? Do we make sure to include those on the margins? Do we aim to give students answers or leave them with questions?
Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series is proud to present Zeev Ben-Shachar, who will be speaking on two topics: Jerusalem – United for 50 Years? and The BDS Movement: What’s Wrong in the Battle for Rights?
The Rubin and Gloria Feldman Family Education Institute will fund, in partnership with the Anti-Defamation League, a workshop for parents on How To Talk To Your Children About Anti-Semitism.
Join The Bible Players for a hilarious interactive Torah Comedy Show. Featuring stand-up comedy, stories, improv games and much more! Andrew Davies is a master improviser who will engage the whole family in some hilarious Jewish learning. Aaron Friedman is a stand-up comedian who was voted “The Funniest Jew in New York!” Don’t miss this show that will have you laughing your tuchus off!
This is the sixth seminar in a series of eight for the innovators of JFACE: Jewish Federation of St. Louis Accelerating Community Entrepreneurs. Sunday, February 12, 2017 1:00-4:00 pm @ Venture Café 4240 Duncan Ave. #200 St. Louis, MO 63110.
The Annual Rubin Feldman Lecture: Cartoonists Against the Holocaust. Come hear Dr. Rafael Medoff recount the amazing story of a handful of American cartoonists – including the beloved Dr. Seuss – who tried to alert the American public about the Nazi genocide. After the presentation, Dr. Medoff will sign copies of his new book, Cartoonists Against the Holocaust, which will be available at a special discount price.
Mr. McAullife will address the potential impact and implications of a repealed ACA. His presentation will include a snapshot of the current political and policy landscape, the proposals for reform and implications for the nation and the State of Missouri, as well as the unintended consequences of these proposals on health and the delivery of care.
The Annual JPro “End of Year” event, “Recipes for Professional Success” will take place at the Crown Center for Senior Living on Thursday, May 11 from 3:30-5:00 pm and include networking with take-away experiential questions that professionals can utilize to enhance both staff and volunteer committee meetings. Participants are encouraged to bring non-perishable food or toiletries for the Harvey Kornblum Jewish Food Pantry.