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Sep Mon 5

National Holiday -- Labor Day

September 5, 2016 (All day)

Sep Wed 7

Campaign Cabinet Continuing Philanthropic Education Panel Featuring John Fry

September 7, 2016 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
2100 Arch Street Room 200
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Please join the Campaign Cabinet for Continuing Philanthropic Education in a discussion with Drexel President John Fry. John Fry will be offering his perspective as a master fundraiser and share his vision for Drexel and the Philadelphia community. Offering a special response from the...

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Sep Wed 7

Retirement Income Solutions Series for Women

September 7, 2016 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
The Gershman Y
401 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA 19147

COST: $60 for Series Participation eligibility limits net assets to $250k exclusive of home and car. Apply at worc-pa.com or 215-564-5500. Are you 45+ and unsure about retirement planning? This series and coaching by Women's Opportunities Resource Center (WORC) and the Pennsylvania Institute of...

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Sep Thu 8

Bronstein Seminar for Professionals

September 8, 2016 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
The Hyatt at the Bellevue
Broad and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Sep Sun 11

International Lion of Judah Conference 2016

September 11, 2016 (All day) to September 13, 2016 (All day)
Washington, D.C.

Registration is now open

Registration is now open
Sep Sun 11

JRA Monthly Food Distribution

September 11, 2016 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
JRA Distribution Warehouse
10980 Dutton Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Volunteer at the Jewish Relief Agency’s monthly food distribution. Help to pack, carry, load and deliver kosher food to over 3,000 area families in need.  Meet at the JRA warehouse at 10980 Dutton Road (Northeast Philly) at 10:00 AM.  For more information or directions, go to www.jewishrelief.org...

Sep Sun 11

JRA September 11 National Day of Service and Remembrance Distribution

September 11, 2016 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Jewish Relief Agency Warehouse
10980 Dutton Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Please join us at the Jewish Relief Agency (JRA) for our September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance food distribution. The program will feature special guest Montgomery County Commissioner Josh Shapiro, Rosh Hashanah holiday boxes, and a National Anthem sing-a-long. For more information...

Sep Sun 11

3rd jkidphilly Grandparents Event

September 11, 2016 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue United States
Philadelphia, PA 19118

Sep Sun 11

Complicit: The Untold Story of Why the Roosevelt Administration Denied Safe Haven to Jewish Refugees

September 11, 2016 7:00 PM
Barrack Academy
272 South Bryn Mawr Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

For more information, please contact Robbie Pearlstein at robbiep@amitchildren.org.

Sep Tue 13

High Holiday Wine Tasting

September 13, 2016 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Meet representatives from Center City and Suburban Synagogues to receive free or discounted High Holiday tickets. Event Booth Registration - click here Participant Registration - click here

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Sep Tue 13

Ken Spiro: 7 Wonders Of Jewish History

September 13, 2016 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Private Home Merion Station, PA

Ken Spiro, World Renowned Lecturer And Historian From Jerusalem, will speak on the 7 Wonders Of Jewish History Tuesday. 7 pm Meet and Greet/Light Dinner for sponsors of $180 and above 8 pm Lecture $10 pre-registered, $18 at the door Sponsorships: $180 patron $360 friend $500 benefactor Every...

Sep Wed 14

Abramson Center's Pre-Ball Party

September 14, 2016 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
The Logan Philadelphia's Hotel
One Logan Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Natalia Carvalho
Sep Wed 14

JBHA: Executive Committee Meeting

September 14, 2016 7:30 PM
Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy
272 S. Bryn Mawr Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

Sep Wed 14

Yeshiva Lab School Parent Orientation

September 14, 2016 8:00 PM
Yeshiva Lab School
612 Montgomery Avenue
Narberth, PA 19072

Sep Thu 15

Board of Trustees Meeting

September 15, 2016 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Jewish Community Services Building
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Sep Thu 15

Philadelphia ZOA Annual Gala

September 15, 2016 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue
4200 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131

The Zionist Organization of America-Greater Philadelphia District will have its annual Gala. It will be a festive evening filling with patriotism, Zionism, love for Israel and Jewish pride. We will honor those who have made outstanding contributions to Israel, Israel advocacy and Zionism. There...

Sep Fri 16

Opening day of "Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution"

September 16, 2016 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106

The National Museum of American Jewish History (NMAJH) in Philadelphia will be the exclusive East Coast venue for Bill Graham and the Rock and Roll Revolution. The exhibition, which opens on September 16 and will run through January 16, 2017, presents the first comprehensive retrospective about the...

Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution
Sep Sun 18

Tour de Shuls

September 18, 2016 7:00 AM
Temple Sinai
1401 N. Limekiln Pike
Dresher, PA 19025

The 5th Annual Tour de Shuls supporting Camp Ramah in the Poconos and the Ramah Day Camp will take place on Sunday, September 18, 2016 at Temple Sinai in Dresher, Pennsylvania. Conceived by the Federation of Jewish Men's Clubs (FJMC) Middle Atlantic Region in 2011, the ride is now a partnership...

Forman Mills Tour de Shuls
Sep Sun 18

Walk for Their Future

September 18, 2016 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Bala Cynwyd Heritage Trail Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

Sep Sun 18

Speakers That Rock Opening Symposium (NMAJH)

September 18, 2016 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S. Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106

$36/$25 Members  Purchase Member tickets Purchase Non-member tickets This half-day event features conversations with Bill Graham's friends, family, and radio legends, including legendary WMGK DJ, John DeBella.

Sep Sun 18

Perelman Jewish Day School 60th Anniversary Family Celebration

September 18, 2016 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
PJDS Stern Center
49 Haverford Road
Wynnewood, PA 19096

Perelman Jewish Day School 60th Anniversary Celebration Sunday, September 18th, 2016 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m

Sep Mon 19

Golf & Games Outing -- Abramson Center

September 19, 2016 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM
St. Davids Golf Club
845 Radnor Street Rd
Wayne, PA 19087

Natalia Carvalho
Sep Tue 20

Women's Philanthropy Board meeting

September 20, 2016 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Evviva restaurant
1236 Montgomery Ave., Narberth PA 19072
Radnor, PA 19087

This by invitation only meeting is open to all current members of the Women's Philanthropy Board of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia.

Sep Tue 20

Mega Challah Bake

September 20, 2016 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Chabad of the Main Line
625 Montgomery Avenue
Merion Station, PA 19066

Sep Tue 20

PJDS Board Meeting - Stern Center

September 20, 2016 7:30 PM
Perelman Jewish Day School - Stern Center
49 Haverford Road
Wynnewood, PA 19096

Perelman Jewish Day School
Sep Wed 21

African American Jews: Community, History & Common Misconceptions

September 21, 2016 12:00 PM
Fineman Krekstein & Harris
10 Penn Center, 1801 Market Street, Suite 1100
Philadelphia, PA 19103

AJC Harold's Table Lunch & Learn Series African American Jews: Community, History & Common Misconceptions Featuring Rabbi Debra A. Bowen and Earl Bowen, Jr., MSW, Ph.D.  LIMITED SPACES  $18 includes program and lunch. Pre-registration required. Please RSVP to philadelphia@ajc.org or 215-665...

Sep Wed 21

NextGen Israel360 May 2016 Workshop #1

September 21, 2016 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jewish Community Services Building
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Sep Wed 21

An Evening of Israeli Fashion

September 21, 2016 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Millésimé & Ligne Roset
33 N 2nd St.
Philadelphia, PA 19123

Space is limited.  

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Sep Thu 22

Israel Bonds: New Leadership Happy Hour

September 22, 2016 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
TBA

Israel Bonds New Leadership Division Happy Hour in Center City Philadelphia.  Location to be determined later.

Sep Thu 22

Chester County - Mega Challah Bake

September 22, 2016 7:30 PM
Chabad Jewish Center
946 N Valley Forge Road
Devon, PA 19333

With Women From Across Our Jewish Community Learn the ancient art of Challah making and the secret to great tasting Challah.  Discover the beauty of this tradition, unique to women.  Tickey Kaplan will lead an exciting hands-on workshop that will show you how to create this delicious traditional...

Mega Challah Bake
Sep Fri 23

JFCS Board of Directors and Trustees Meeting

September 23, 2016 11:45 AM
Jewish Family and Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Debra Waldorf
Sep Fri 23

JFCS Board of Directors Meeting

September 23, 2016 5:45 PM to 9:00 PM
Jewish Family and Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Sep Sun 25

Barrack Visioning Day

September 25, 2016 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy
272 South Bryn Mawr Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

Sep Sun 25

Perelman Jewish Day School 60th Anniv Family Celebration -- Rain Date (HOLD)

September 25, 2016 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
PJDS Stern Center
49 Haverford Road
Wynnewood, PA 19096

RAIN DATE for the Perelman Jewish Day School 60th Anniversary Celebration

Sep Mon 26

JAC Power of Women Luncheon Honoring Betsy Sheerr

September 26, 2016 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Union Leauge
140 S Broad St United States
Philadelphia, PA 19102

JAC is proud to honor Betsy Sheerr at the Union Leauge on September 26 at 11 am. Betsy's commitment and involvement in the Philadelphia Jewish Communitycommunity is unwavering. Her support for the issues of the US Israel relationship, women's rights and the separation of religion and state, has...

Sep Mon 26

Jewish Federation Phone-a-thon - September

September 26, 2016 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Softerware, Inc.
132 Welsh Road, #140
Horsham, PA 19044

Help us support the growing needs of our Jewish community here, in Israel and around the world. Please join us at our Phone-a-thons to help secure vital Jewish Federation gifts.  

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Sep Tue 27

Because We Care Luncheon

September 27, 2016 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Gratz College, Mandell Education Campus
7603 Old York Road
Melrose Park, PA 19027

Because We Care Luncheon Catered lunch from 12 pm - 3 pm at Gratz College's Mandell Campus.

Sep Tue 27

One Day University Live Talks - Starring the Nation's Greatest Professors

September 27, 2016 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jewish Community Services Building
2100 Arch Str
Philadelphia, PA 19103

The Jewish Exponent and One Day University are bringing together professors from the finest universities in the country to present special versions of their very best lectures - LIVE. No grades, no tests, no homework— just the pure joy of lifelong learning! Click here to find out more

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Sep Tue 27

NextGen Cook for a Friend

September 27, 2016 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
BZBI
300 S 18th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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Sep Tue 27

Young JFRE Networking Event

September 27, 2016 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Independence Beer Garden
100 S Independence Mall W
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Jewish Federation Real Estate's inaugural Young JFRE reception will provide an opportunity to meet with JFRE's executive committee and learn about JFRE - events, community service projects and the JFRE Fund. You will also have the opportunity to build connections with some of the city's top real...

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Sep Tue 27

Demystifying the College Admission Process for the Jewihs Student

September 27, 2016 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Har Zion Temple
1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, PA 19072

For Immediate Release September 16, 2016 Media Contact: Ebony Goldsmithegoldsmith@harziontemple.org 610-667-5000 HAR ZION TEMPLE IN PENN VALLEY TO HOST DEMYSTIFYING THE COLLEGE ADMISSION PROCESS FOR THE JEWISH STUDENT SEPTEMBER 27, 2016 Demystifying the College Admission Process for the Jewish...

Sep Wed 28

Women's Leadership Development Program Meeting

September 28, 2016 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Private Home

Sep Wed 28

HIAS PA -- Annual Meeting

September 28, 2016 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Jewish Community Services Building
2100 Arch St. Room 200
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Celebrate the installation of our new Board members and the achievements of HIAS Pennsylvania, our supporters and our friends.  

Sep Wed 28

Legacy Society/Remembrance Event

September 28, 2016 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Jewish Community Services Bldg.
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

This event honors the individuals who passed away in 2014 and left a bequest to Federation.  We also welcome the new members of our Legacy Society.

Sep Wed 28

Share a Ride Kickoff - HOLD

September 28, 2016 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM
PA

Sep Wed 28

JBHA: Board of Directors Meeting

September 28, 2016 7:30 PM
Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy
272 South Bryn Mawr Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

Sep Thu 29

JCRC Board Meeting

September 29, 2016 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Jewish Community Services Bldg.
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Sep Thu 29

Abramson Center Board Meeting and Elections

September 29, 2016 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Sep Thu 29

Our Closet/JFCS Parlor Meeting - HOLD

September 29, 2016 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
PA

Sep Thu 29

Religion & Politics Forum (NMAJH)

September 29, 2016 7:00 PM
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S. Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106

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