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Planning Calendar

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Jan Sun 1

National Holiday -- New Year's Day

January 1, 2017 (All day)

Jan Thu 5

PJDS Board Meeting - Forman Center

January 5, 2017 7:30 PM
Perelman Jewish Day School - Forman Center
7601 Old York Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027

Perelman Jewish Day School
Jan Sun 8

Teen Giving Project--Session 2: Fundraising

January 8, 2017 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Hillel at Temple University
1441 Norris St.
Philadelphia, PA 19121

The Teen Giving Project meets to discuss the role of fundraising in philanthropy.

Jan Sun 8

Ramah Day Camp Open House

January 8, 2017 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Ramah Day Camp
7601 Old York Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027

A cold weekend makes us think of a warm summer! Come check us out - or tell your friends to - at our January Open House; hot chocolate, s'mores and a tour of camp (and if they enroll - a special gift to keep them warm!). Staff and former campers will be on hand from 2pm-4pm at our campus. Let us...

Jan Mon 9

PJDS Open House - Forman Center

January 9, 2017 9:30 AM
Perelman Jewish Day School - Forman Center
7601 Old York Road
Melrose Park, PA 19027

We invite you to visit Perelman Jewish Day School and attend an Open House Event at our Forman Center in Melrose Park. Please register for this event at www.pjds.org or by contacting Amy Warmflash, Associate Director of Admissions at (215) 635-3130 x 210.  

PJDS Open House - Forman Center
Jan Mon 9

JBHA: Executive Committee Meeting

January 9, 2017 7:30 PM
Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy
272 S. Bryn Mawr Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

Jan Tue 10

PJDS Open House - Stern Center

January 10, 2017 9:30 AM
Perelman Jewish Day School - Stern Center
49 Haverford Road
Wynnewood, PA 19096

We invite you to visit Perelman Jewish Day School and attend an Open House event at our Stern Center in Wynnewood. Please register for this event at www.pjds.org or by contacting Mindy Andelman, Associate Director of Admissions at (610) 658-2518 x207.

PJDS Open House - Stern Center
Jan Tue 10

Women's Philanthropy Professional Women's Parlor meeting

January 10, 2017 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Drexel University Philadelphia, PA

This by invitation only event is being hosted by Jewish Federation's Women's Philanthropy department.

Jan Wed 11

Philadelphia Holocaust Remembrance Foundation (PHRF) Board Meeting

January 11, 2017 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Jewish Community Services Building
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Jan Wed 11

JFRE Members Dinner

January 11, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Union Trust
717 Chestnut St,
Philadelphia, PA 19106

JFRE Members Only Dinner $100 couvert for members to attend

Jan Thu 12

NextGen LDP Session 2

January 12, 2017 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Outside location Philadelphia, PA

Jan Sun 15

NextGen JRA Box & Brunch

January 15, 2017 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
JRA Warehouse
10980 Dutton Road
Philadelpha, PA 19154

Register here.

Jan Sun 15

JRA Food Distribution

January 15, 2017 10:00 AM
JRA Warehouse
10980 Dutton Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Volunteers are needed to help pack and deliver food to struggling families in the Greater Philadelphia area. This fun, easy, yet meaningful volunteer activity begins with box packing from 10:00 AM to about 11:30 AM, followed by food delivery. Delivery is always our greatest need and is done using...

Jewish Relief Agency
Jan Sun 15

Doctors For Israel Speaker Brunch Series

January 15, 2017 11:00 AM to January 16, 2017 2:00 PM

Come join fellow Doctors from the Philadelphia region for our 2nd Brunch in our Doctor's for Israel Speaker series. You will have an opportunity to eat, drink, and most importantly, learn more about Israeli and Jewish issues. Make sure to Save the Date!

Jan Sun 15

Friendship Circle Art Show

January 15, 2017 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Barrack Hebrew Academy
272 S Bryn Mawr Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

The Philly Friendship Circle & Bear Givers Present: The Philly Friendship Circle Art Show and Reception Sunday Jan 15th 2017 2-4PM at Jack Barrack Hebrew Academy 272 S Bryn Mawr Ave, Bryn Mawr PA 19010   Join us as we celebrate the creativity and imagination of our community. The exhibit will...

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Jan Mon 16
Jan Mon 16

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day at NMAJH

January 16, 2017 10:00 AM
National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S. Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a day filled with family-friendly performances and arts and crafts activities, spotlight talks about social justice, and more. FREE Museum admission

Click here for more information.
Jan Tue 17

Women's Philanthropy Women's Event "WE" committee meeting - Gladwyne

January 17, 2017 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Private home Gladwyne, PA 19035

This by invitation only meeting is for all members of the Women's Philanthropy Women's Event "WE" committee to discuss details for the event.

Jan Tue 17

National Young Leadership Cabinet Parlor Meeting

January 17, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Private Home: TBD

Jan Tue 17

Shiur with Rav Rahel Berkovitz on Women & Kiddush

January 17, 2017 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Private Home merion station, PA 19066

Please call for location and parking instructions.  PLEASE NOTE THAT PARKING IS NOT PERMITTED ON LATCHES LANE.  

Jan Wed 18

Board of Trustees Meeting

January 18, 2017 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Jewish Community Services Building - Room 200
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Jan Wed 18

Abramson Center: Florida Brunch Social

January 18, 2017 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Woodfield Country Club Boca Raton, FL

Jan Wed 18

NextGen Israel360 May 2016 Workshop #2

January 18, 2017 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jewish Community Services Building
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Jan Wed 18

Women's Philanthropy Women's Event "WE" meeting - Center City

January 18, 2017 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Private home Philadelphia, PA 19146

This by invitation only meeting is for all members of the Women's Philanthropy Women's Event "WE" committee to discuss details for the event.

Jan Thu 19

Kesher Israel Trip Reunion

January 19, 2017 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Private Home

Jan Sat 21

Banding Together for Israel

January 21, 2017 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
The Great American Pub
123 Fayette Street
Conshohocken, PA

Jan Sun 22

A "Meet the Scholar" event with Dr. Arnold Franklin

January 22, 2017 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Congregation MIkveh Israel
44 N. 4th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Please join Congregation Mikveh Israel on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. for a "Meet the Scholar" event featuring Dr. Arnold Franklin.  Dr. Franklin, Associate Professor in the History Department of Queens College, CUNY, and director of its Center for Jewish Studies, will deliver a free...

Lecture January 22, 2017 at Congregation Mikveh Israel
Jan Mon 23

AIPAC Night at the Cinema

January 23, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
TBD Philadelphia, PA

More details to be announced soon.

Jan Mon 23

Introduction to Judaism

January 23, 2017 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Mainline Reform Temple Beth Elohim
410 Montgomery Ave.
Wynnewood, PA 19096

Introduction to Judaism classes at Mainline Reform Temple are open to anyone interested in exploring Judaism. The course, taught by the synagogue's clergy, offers a basic foundation in Judaism in weekly sessions over 4 months (last class will be April 24, 2017). Participants will have the...

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Jan Tue 24

Women's Philanthropy Professional Women's Parlor meeting-EisnerAmper

January 24, 2017 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
EisnerAmper
130 North 18th Street Suite 3000
Philadelphia, PA 19103

This by invitation only event is being hosted by Jewish Federation's Women's Philanthropy department.

Jan Tue 24

PJDS 60th Anniversary Speaker Series featuring Asaf Romirowsky

January 24, 2017 7:30 PM
Perelman Jewish Day School - Stern Center
49 Haverford Road
Wynnewood, PA 19096

PJDS 60th Anniversary Speaker Series
Jan Wed 25

Women's Philanthropy Board Meeting

January 25, 2017 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
2100 Arch Street Room 200
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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

Jan Wed 25

JBHA: Board of Directors Meeting

January 25, 2017 7:30 PM
Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy
272 South Bryn Mawr Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

Jan Thu 26

JCRC Board Meeting

January 26, 2017 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Jewish Community Services Bldg.
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Jan Thu 26

HOLD Campaign Ambassador Reception

January 26, 2017 6:00 PM
Private home PA

Reception at a private home to thank campaign ambassadors. Details TBD

Jan Sat 28

Fifth Annual Dr. Raphael Rubin z"l Concert

January 28, 2017 8:30 PM
Kohelet Yeshiva
223 N. Highland Ave.
Merion Station, PA 19066

Please join Kohelet Yeshiva at our Fifth Annual Dr. Raphael Rubin z”l Concert on Saturday evening, January 28 at 8:30 pm! Doors will open at 8:00 pm.  We will be featuring the renowned Philadelphia group, the Meiravi Quartet, as well as special performances by Jascha Rubin and Kohelet’s music...

Concert RSVP Link
Jan Sun 29

Trudy Rubin-"Foreign Policy in a Time of Chaos"

January 29, 2017 10:30 AM
Cong. Adath Jeshurun
7763 Old York Rd. Old York Rd. & Ashbourne Rd
Elkins Park, PA 19027

Trudy Rubin will join us on Sunday, January 29 with a program entitled "Foreign Policy in a Time of Chaos." Prior to the program at approximately 9:45, there will be a breakfast sponsored by the AJ Men's Association at a cost of $5 per person. At 10:30 AM, the program with Trudy Rubin will begin in...

Jan Sun 29

Teen Giving Project--Session 3: RFPs

January 29, 2017 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
First Trust Bank
15 East Ridge Pike
Conshohocken, PA 19428

The Teen Giving Project gathers to learn about non profit organizations in the community and establish their grant criteria.

Jan Sun 29

South of the Border, Cantorial Concert

January 29, 2017 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Beth Sholom
8231 Old York Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027

Kehillah of Old York Road presents SOUTH OF THE BORDER, Jewish Music from Central and South America, featuring International Star Hazzan Gaston Bogomolni Sunday, January 29, 2017, 4pm, Beth Sholom   Join us for Magarita after the show.  For tickets, call 215-887-1342, ext. 100

Jan Tue 31

JBHA: Executive Committee Meeting

January 31, 2017 7:30 PM
Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy
272 S. Bryn Mawr Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

Sunday, January 1, 2017