Sunday, June 26, 2016 Sivan 20, 5776

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W ho needs help? It’s a question asked and answered by Jews across the Delaware Valley. It’s become a l’dor v’dor question, with one generation of Jews helping the next. That’s exactly what happened 125 years ago, as Eastern European Jews fled oppression in their homelands and poured into Philadelphia. Jews already established in America did what they could to...
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Educational possibilties have changed with the times and entered the 21st century with renewed purpose and obvious zeal.
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Educational opportunities grew to include almost every possible neighborhood in the city — and beyond.
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Education has always been a central part of Jewish life and iuts was different in Philadelphia throughout the last century.
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Kathryn Levy Feldman
Deborah Nagler Imagine you are an 11-year old Hebrew School student. You walk into your classroom, turn on your computer and see your avatar. While the teacher explains the day’s assignment, the avatar listens intently and then, when you tell him to, resumes your joint journey through virtual Israel or, as it was known in 1912, Palestine. Having recently landed...
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Arts and Culture Events

Sun. Jun 26
Mosaic Society of Philadelphia Member's Exhibition
Gratz College
1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Fri. Jul 1
“Flags and Liberty Heads” -  Copyright ©Peter Max 2016. All Rights Reserved.
Upgraded Listing
10:00 AM-10:00 PM
Fri. Jul 1
Old City Jewish Arts Center
5:00 PM

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