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September 2017

Yiddish Reading Group

September 29 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

The J, 2935 Birch Hollow Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108 United States
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There is a range of reading proficiency so don't hesitate to join us. We've read books by Sholem Aleichem, I.J. Singer, Sholem Asch, I. Bashevis Singer and others. We also read short stories and poetry from time to time. We hope you'll come! Our group meets every Friday from 1:30pm to 3:00pm. Contact Lily Ladin at (734) 662-6613 for more information.

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October 2017

Russ Collins Film Discussion Group

October 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The J, 2935 Birch Hollow Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108 United States
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Each month, join Russell Collins, executive director of the Michigan Theater and co-host of WEMU’s Cinema Chat, for a lively discussion of movie plots, characters and the unique cinematic elements that send subtle messages to viewers. Films selected will include popular blockbusters, independent films, thought-provoking dramas, intense thrillers, and more. Refreshments will be provided. This group meets one Monday each month from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Space is limited, so register today! Click on register or copy the link below.…

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JCC Quilting Circle

October 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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The J, 2935 Birch Hollow Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108 United States
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Yiddish Reading Group

October 20 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

The J, 2935 Birch Hollow Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108 United States
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There is a range of reading proficiency so don't hesitate to join us. We've read books by Sholem Aleichem, I.J. Singer, Sholem Asch, I. Bashevis Singer and others. We also read short stories and poetry from time to time. We hope you'll come! Our group meets every Friday from 1:30pm to 3:00pm. Contact Lily Ladin at (734) 662-6613 for more information.

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Professor Andre Markovits Wed. Oct 26 at 7 pm

October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Jewish Community Center of Greater Ann Arbor, 2935 Birch Hollow Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48108 United States
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  Book Talk with Professor Andrei S. Markovits Hillel at Michigan, 1926/27-1945: Struggles of Jewish Identity in a Pivotal Era Andrei S. Markovits and Kenneth Garner This book provides the very first in-depth analysis of the founding decades of a major Hillel chapter in the United States. Hillel at the University of Michigan was founded in 1926 as the fourth such chapter in the United States following its establishment at three other public universities in the Midwest: Illinois (1923); Wisconsin (1924);…

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Yiddish Reading Group

October 27 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

The J, 2935 Birch Hollow Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108 United States
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There is a range of reading proficiency so don't hesitate to join us. We've read books by Sholem Aleichem, I.J. Singer, Sholem Asch, I. Bashevis Singer and others. We also read short stories and poetry from time to time. We hope you'll come! Our group meets every Friday from 1:30pm to 3:00pm. Contact Lily Ladin at (734) 662-6613 for more information.

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November 2017

Professor Howard Markel Wed. Nov. 1 at 7 pm, The Kellogs

November 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Jewish Community Center of Greater Ann Arbor, 2935 Birch Hollow Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48108 United States
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  Book talk with Howard Markel, M.D., Ph.D. Wed. Nov. 1 at 7 pm "What's more American than Corn Flakes?" —Bing Crosby From the much admired medical historian (“Markel shows just how compelling the medical history can be”—Andrea Barrett) and author of An Anatomy of Addiction (“Absorbing, vivid”—Sherwin Nuland, The New York Times Book Review, front page)—the story of America’s empire builders: John and Will Kellogg. John Harvey Kellogg was one of America’s most beloved physicians; a best-selling author, lecturer, and health-magazine publisher; founder of the Battle…

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History of Michigan Synagogues, Presented by the Historical Society of Michigan

November 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Jewish Community Center of Greater Ann Arbor, 2935 Birch Hollow Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48108 United States
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The Synagogues of Michigan is a visual history of Jewish Michigan, from its tip to toe, and focuses on the establishment of synagogues in communities large and small. Many architectural features of the synagogues visited are included.   Cost $5 Free to Book and Arts Sponsors

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Yiddish Reading Group

November 3 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

The J, 2935 Birch Hollow Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108 United States
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There is a range of reading proficiency so don't hesitate to join us. We've read books by Sholem Aleichem, I.J. Singer, Sholem Asch, I. Bashevis Singer and others. We also read short stories and poetry from time to time. We hope you'll come! Our group meets every Friday from 1:30pm to 3:00pm. Contact Lily Ladin at (734) 662-6613 for more information.

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Author Alexandra Zapruder

November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

On November 22, 1963, Abraham Zapruder left his office hoping for a glimpse of President John F. Kennedy’s motorcade as it passed by Dealey Plaza. A Russian Jewish immigrant who wholeheartedly loved his home in America, Abe thrilled at the chance to see the young president in person—and perhaps to bring back a home movie of this once-in-a-lifetime moment for his family. The twenty-six seconds of Abraham Zapruder’s footage depicting the JFK assassination is now iconic, forever embedded in American…

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