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Jewish Life & Culture

Jewish Life and Culture

To register for any of the programs below contact, ideas@mandeljcc.org 
(216) 831-0700 ext. 1348

Cleveland Jewish Book Festival
November 13-21, 2016
Monday, Nov 14 at 7:30 pm
Keynote speaker:
Joel Grey (Tony & Academy Award Winner and author of Master of Ceremonies)


Rosh Chodesh Rhythm of the Months: Walking Mediation
Join us on the first monring of every Hebrew month as we spend time outdoors to reflect on the cycles of nature and the rhythms of the Jewish calendar.

When: Saturdays, Dec 1(Kislev) • 7:30 am
Where: Horseshoe Lake, Shaker Heights
FREE, no pre-registration required

For more info or to participate contact Kirby Date at kdate@sbcglobal.net

AJC’s First Thursday at The J: A Monthly Speaker’s Program

A unique opportunity for our community to listen to compelling speakers, engage in meaningful conversation, and tackle issues of great importance to us – as Americans and Jews. Join us on the First Thursday of each month for an enlightening discussion with an international, national, or local expert.
When: Thursdays, Dec 1, Jan 7, Feb 4, March 3, April 7 • 7:45 am 
Where: Mandel JCC
For information contact AJC, (216)781-6035, cleveland@ajc.org or visit www.ajccleveland.org

Introduction to Judaism
In partnership with the Cleveland Board of Rabbis Explore Jewish observance of the holidays and life-cycle events, major periods in Jewish history, and significant Jewish concepts through lecture, engaging text study, meaningful dialogue, and exploration in the community. Class will be taught in three six-week blocks with a different rabbinic instructor for each block. Participants may join the class at the beginning of each section. Click here to download the flyer.

When: Thursdays • 7-9 pm
PART TWO: Nov 17 & Dec 1, 8, 15 & Jan 5, 12
PART THREE: Jan 19, 26 & Feb 2, 9, 16, 23
Fee: $200 Individual / $250 Couples

10% discount for Mandel JCC members

Women's Megillah Reading
Women of all denominations are invited to come hear the story of Esther. Dress in your "Purim best". Light refreshments will be served, children are welcome.
When: Sunday, March 12 • 9 am
Where: Stonehill Auditorium
For more info or to participate contact Nancy at (216) 831-0700 ext. 1314


Jewish Arts & Culture Lab Exhibition
Cleveland Jewish Arts & Culture Lab Fellowship Exhibition: "Outside, Inside: Exploring Boundaries". This special exhibition is the culmination of local Artist Fellows who will spend 12 weeks creating original artwork based on traditional Jewish texts.
Opening Reception: April 25 • 7-9 pm
Exhibition Dates: April 25-June 6