Thursday, September 18, 2014 Elul 23, 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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Tue. Oct 28
6:00 PM
Drawing on primary and secondary sources featured in the exhibition, this series of lectures will examine the ways in which American baseball has served as a reflection of and a catalyst for the...
Wed. Oct 29
Movie Talk & Theater, Too!
10:00 AM-11:00 AM
Examine the style & content of selected films playing in the area, as well as a few noteworthy theater productions coming to Philadelphia. October 22-December 17 (8 sessions) No class November 26...
Wed. Oct 29
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 29
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 29
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...
Wed. Oct 29
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Abby Joseph Cohen, a leader in the business community as well as in the world of Jewish philanthropy will be the key-note speaker at Drexel University. The event will raise funds for Drexel Hillel...
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Thu. Oct 30
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 30
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 30
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 30
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...

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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