Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Nisan 16, 5774
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Young actors from the region take their production of “I Never Saw Another Butterfly,” to its source: the Terezin concentration camp in the Czech Republic.
Continuing a tradition he started more than 15 years ago, a Mount Airy philanthropist presented copies of the elaborately decorated Moss Haggadahs to enthusiastic sixth-graders at Barrack Hebrew Academy.
I wish I wasn't the only one who keeps Passover in our home, but I can't blame my kids for wanting to opt out.
Jews who took part in the 1849 gold rush in San Francisco helped shape one of America's lesser known Jewish communities — that was at one point the second largest behind New York City.
From proper seder etiquette to Pesadic cooking demonstrations, the three couples at an InterfaithFamily/Philadelphia “Passover for Beginners” got a crash course on the upcoming holiday.

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