Tuesday, December 6, 2016 Kislev 6, 5777
Organization:
Main Line Reform Temple
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Location

410 Montgomery Avenue
Wynnewood, PA 19096
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Our Congregants comprise an eclectic, diverse and welcoming community, united by our common goals, extraordinary vision and unwavering faith. Our programs are designed to meet the diverse spiritual, religious, educational, and social needs of all of

Yom Hashoah Annual Commemoration of the Holocaust

April 8, 2013 7:00 PM-8:00 PM

Lower Merion synagogues will gather together at Main Line Reform Temple for our annual observance of Yom Hashoah, the commemoration of the Holocaust. Featuring the lighting of the menorah for the Six Million by Holocaust survivors and their descendants and the appearance of the choir of the Philadelphia High School for the Performing Arts, our service will include an important address by Olivia Mattis, founder of the Sousa Mendes Foundation.  Sousa Mendes was one of the great heroes of the Second World War. As the Portuguese consul stationed in Bordeaux, France, he issued some 30,000 visas to refugees attempting to escape the horrors of the Nazi war machine. Come learn more about his story and the legacy of his heroic actions.

More Events from Main Line Reform Temple

Tue. Dec 6
10:15 AM-12:15 PM
Please join us for some stimulating lunchtime conversation and learning with Main Line Reform Temple’s Rabbi David Straus. Chuck Forer hosts lunch in his Center City office at Eckert Seamans Cherin
Tue. Dec 6
10:15 AM-12:15 PM
Join us for a lively lecture and discussion of the Jewish American Writer with Sybil Terres Gilmar, former docent at the National Museum of Jewish American History and Interpreter at Independence H
Thu. Dec 8
7:30 PM
Joan Cohen, an expert teacher/lecturer on opera, will discuss the anti-Semitism facing nineteenth-century Jewish composers.
Thu. Dec 8
7:30 PM
Joan Cohen, an expert teacher/lecturer on opera, will discuss the anti-Semitism facing nineteenth-century Jewish composers.
Fri. Dec 9
9:00 PM
In celebration of the recent publication LOUISE NEVELSON:  Light and Shadow, art historian and biographer Laurie Wilson will speak about the remarkable life and art of one of the great sculptors o

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StandWithUs, Israel Advocacy, Dr. Sherman Leis, Hilton Hotel,
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Germantown Jewish Centre
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Temple Beth Zion-Beth Israel
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