Friday, November 28, 2014 Kislev 6, 5775

You might be wondering - what's Jewish - or hot - about the public library? Well, it just so happens that the Free Library's Central branch has an unusually impressive slate of winter programs featuring Jewish authors, so we thought you might like to hear about them. Best of all, most of them are...
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Behind the scenes of what makes for a good mitzvah dancer.
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Many eyebrows have been raised and “oys” muttered when dancers take the floor at B’nai Mitzvah parties. What guests may not realize is that the dancers are highly trained professionals and that entertainment companies have strict policies that govern their hiring, attire and conduct.
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From the tough sell de­part­ment, theatrical division: Trying to convince potential investors and audiences alike that watching an imagined 80-minute conversation (no intermission here, folks!), primarily about God and belief, between Sigmund Freud and C. S. Lewis. One set, no other actors, just two white guys sitting around talking. “I was told by two different producers that there was no...
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Family Pictures Oct. 20 from 5 to 7 p.m. marks the opening reception for “Generation to Generation,” the new exhibition at University of the Arts. The show celebrates the work of the father-son duo of the late Isa and Ivan Barnett. Barnett père was a renowned artist during the last century whose work appeared in numerous media, including The Saturday...
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Linda Morel
As the days grow shorter and cooler, it’s time to retrieve my recipes for steaming hot soups — prob­ably the most ideal fall and winter food. A soup can not only serve as a cozy appetizer, it can also be an easy lunch, or a light dinner, when served with a salad or sandwich. It’s also a healthy snack. Whenever...
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Arts and Culture Events

Sat. Nov 29
11:00 AM-5:00 PM
Mon. Dec 1
Gershman Y
9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Mon. Dec 1
Ibrahim Miari
Jewish Studies Program at University of Pennsylvania
6:00 PM-8:00 PM

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