Friday, October 31, 2014 Heshvan 7, 5775
Organization:
Germantown Jewish Centre

Location

400 West Ellet Street
Philadelphia, PA 19119
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The Germantown Jewish Centre (GJC) has been the heart of the Jewish community in Northwest Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs for 75 years. We are a vibrant, pluralistic and egalitarian synagogue located in Mount Airy and committed to

Is Peace Possible?

March 6, 2014 7:00 PM
The Friends of the Arava Institute will welcome Gershon Baskin for a discussion on his views on the possiblity of peace and his new book The Negotiator: Freeing Gilad Shalit From Hamas. 
 
Baskin's topic will be: "Is Israeli Palesinian Peace Possible? Challenges, Obstacles and Hopes." 
 
Dr. Baskin is well known for facilitating the release of Israeli soldier, Gilad Shalit. He is a leading Israeli scholar and peace activist, who serves as an advisor for the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.
 
Dr. Baskin will be available prior to the discussion for a book signing. 
 
Proceeds from the evening will support the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies. The Arava Institute for Environmental Studies offers a life-changing academic program that brings students together using environmental study as a shared goal. At the Arava Institute students learn the essential skills required for becoming future environmental leaders.
 
Cost: $20 in advance, $25 at the door, advance ticket link, https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/weblink.aspx?name=aravainstitute&id=6.
 
 

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Fri. Oct 31
6:00 PM
Shmita in Our Time: Social, Environmental & Economic Sustainability
Sat. Nov 1
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Torah Yoga for Kids at Germantown Jewish Centre Saturdays at 10 AM Oct. 25-Nov. 22 
Sun. Nov 2
10:00 AM
Israeli Dancing at Germantown Jewish Centre Sundays at 10 AM in November (except 11/30)
Sun. Nov 2
10:00 AM
More Tough Social Issues in Israel with Rabbi Lewis at Germantown Jewish Centre Begins Sunday, November 2
Wed. Nov 5
7:30 PM
Reading the Bible through a Woman's Eyes: CSI Meets Gloria Steinem with Ellen Frankel at Germantown Jewish Centre

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