Monday, July 14, 2014 Tammuz 16, 5774
Organization:
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
Cost:
Free for all Adult Ed registrants, $10 for others
Location:
8339 Old York Road
Elkins Park  Pennsylvania  19027
United States
Comment0
Keneseth Israel, founded in March 1847, was the fourth congregation to be established by the expanding Jewish community of Philadelphia.

"Yontif" in America

April 25, 2013 12:30 PM

Dr. Reena Friedman, speaker:

This talk is a survey of the celebration of Jewish holidays in various periods of American history, 
citing primary sources. The talk, enhanced by an engaging power point presentation, is a journey through American Jewish history, using the calendar as our guide.
 
Dr. Reena Sigman Friedman is Associate Professor of Modern Jewish History at the 
Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, as well as an Instructor in the Gratz College Scholars Program (life-long learning). She is the author of “These Are Our Children: Jewish Orphanages in the United States,” 1880-1925, several encyclopedia entries, and numerous scholarly articles. 
 

More Events from Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel

Fri. Jul 18
8:00 PM
Celebrate Rabbi Lance J. Sussman's 60th Birthday at this very special KI Shabbat Service. 
Fri. Jul 25
8:00 PM
The KI Community is sure to enjoy this wonderful volunteer led Shabbat Service. 
Fri. Aug 1
8:00 PM
Commemorate and mourn - Tisha B'Av Shabbat at Keneseth Israel. 
Fri. Aug 22
6:00 PM
Join us for Playscape Tot shabbat dinner and service! This musical service is perfect for toddlers, young children and children of all ages. 

Browse the Calendar

Filter by Date
E.g., 2014-07-14
E.g., 2014-07-14
Advertisement

The Calendar

Mon. Jul 14
12:00 PM-1:30 PM
Mon. Jul 14
Melrose B'nai Israel Emanu-El
7:00 PM

Subscribe To our E-Newsletter

Subscribe to Jewish Exponent Email List

Sign up for our Newsletter

Advertisement