Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Elul 21, 5774

Jewish Events in Philadelphia

The Jewish Exponent’s Community Calendar is the go-to, searchable resource for finding Jewish events across Greater Philadelphia. Search all over Philly and the entire Delaware Valley for Jewish events by Category, Type, Location, Audience or Date. Organizations planning large events should check the date on the Federation's Planning Calendar in case there are any conflicts.

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Wed. Oct 22
The War to End All Wars
10:45 AM-11:45 AM
This year marks the 100th anniversary of World War I. The war and the peace treaty that followed played an enormously significant role in the events leading up to the resumption of war in 1939. We...
Wed. Oct 22
Book Shelf to Box Office
11:15 AM-12:15 PM
You’ve read the book. You may have seen the movie. Now learn how the two came together. October 22-December 17 (8 sessions) No class November 26 11:15am-12:15pm Instructed by Anne Johnston, Book...
Wed. Oct 22
Afternoon at the Movies
1:00 PM
The Flaws and Foibles of Humankind: Preston Sturges’ Unique Take on the Human Race As Shakespeare once said about plays and players: “O, how they do light up the sky.” Well, let’s lighten up our sky...
Thu. Oct 23
Opera
10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Explore Operas that demonstrate different kinds of protagonists: the epic hero and heroine, the bourgeois hero and heroine, the anti-hero and heroine. Complete Opera performances will be viewed and...
Thu. Oct 23
The Truce
11:15 AM-12:15 PM
We will continue the story of the various crises which bounced us from one war to the next. October 23-December 18 (8 sessions) No class November 27 11:15am-12:15pm Instructed by Dr. Natalie Isser,...
Thu. Oct 23
American Operas Revisited
1:00 PM-2:30 PM
At his time America is producing more new operas than any other country. However, there’s always been a spotty history of strong American operas. Come and see four outstanding, successful operas...
Thu. Oct 23
Jewish History in the “First Person”
1:15 PM-2:15 PM
This course explores major themes in Jewish history as reflected in excerpts from the letters and memoirs of Jews living in various historical periods. We are pleased to have Dr. Friedman lecture for...
Sun. Oct 26
Can Can at Paper Mill Playhouse
11:00 AM-6:00 PM
C’est Magnifique! Be among the first to see the Broadway–bound, world–class revival of Can-Can starring Tony nominee Kate Baldwin (Finian’s Rainbow, Big Fish, Wonderful Town) and Broadway veteran,...
Mon. Oct 27
Painting
9:45 AM-12:00 PM
Enjoy the excitement of learning to draw and paint. Basic instruction given in drawing composition, mixing colors, etc. Students to furnish own materials (list available). Class size limited. October...
Mon. Oct 27
Current Events
10:00 AM-11:00 AM
A lively discussion-oriented class focusing on local, national and international issues, with an emphasis on politics. October 20-December 8 (8 sessions) 10:00-11:00am Instructed by Chuck Feldman, MA...

Upgraded Events

Mon. Sep 22
Upgraded Listing
Philly Groups for Jewish Grad Students and Young Professionals
6:30 PM-9:00 PM
Thu. Sep 25
Upgraded Listing
P'nai Or Jewish Renewal Congregation
10:00 AM

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