Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Tishri 27, 5775

Jewish Events in Philadelphia

The Jewish Exponent’s Community Calendar is the go-to, searchable resource for finding Jewish events across Greater Philadelphia. Search all over Philly and the entire Delaware Valley for Jewish events by Category, Type, Location, Audience or Date. Organizations planning large events should check the date on the Federation's Planning Calendar in case there are any conflicts.

Browse the Calendar

Filter by Date
E.g., 2014-10-21
E.g., 2014-10-21
Tue. Nov 4
7:30 PM-9:00 PM
THE BIBLE, HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY For the last several decades, there has been a running and acrimonious controversy in academia about history as related in the Bible. We will look at the various...
Wed. Nov 5
Movie Talk & Theater, Too!
10:00 AM-11:00 AM
Examine the style & content of selected films playing in the area, as well as a few noteworthy theater productions coming to Philadelphia. October 22-December 17 (8 sessions) No class November 26...
Wed. Nov 5
The War to End All Wars
10:45 AM-11:45 AM
This year marks the 100th anniversary of World War I. The war and the peace treaty that followed played an enormously significant role in the events leading up to the resumption of war in 1939. We...
Wed. Nov 5
Book Shelf to Box Office
11:15 AM-12:15 PM
You’ve read the book. You may have seen the movie. Now learn how the two came together. October 22-December 17 (8 sessions) No class November 26 11:15am-12:15pm Instructed by Anne Johnston, Book...
Wed. Nov 5
Afternoon at the Movies
1:00 PM
The Flaws and Foibles of Humankind: Preston Sturges’ Unique Take on the Human Race As Shakespeare once said about plays and players: “O, how they do light up the sky.” Well, let’s lighten up our sky...
Wed. Nov 5
King David: Man of Many Faces
1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Explore the life and writers of the most famous king of Israel. Follow the highs and lows of the shepherd who sang to The Lord and coveted his neighbor’s wife. This is a biblical soap opera. November...
Wed. Nov 5
Dr. David Harrison, Saving Endangered Languages photo
5:00 PM-7:00 PM
The Judaic Studies Program of Drexel University presents “ Saving Endangered Languages ” a lecture and book-signing by Dr. K. David Harrison , Associate Professor of Linguistics, Swarthmore College...
Wed. Nov 5
7:00 PM
Enjoy an evening of mah jongg with the Sisterhood of Old York Road – Temple Beth Am at 7 p.m., For more information call 215-886-8000.
Thu. Nov 6
Opera
10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Explore Operas that demonstrate different kinds of protagonists: the epic hero and heroine, the bourgeois hero and heroine, the anti-hero and heroine. Complete Opera performances will be viewed and...
Thu. Nov 6
The Truce
11:15 AM-12:15 PM
We will continue the story of the various crises which bounced us from one war to the next. October 23-December 18 (8 sessions) No class November 27 11:15am-12:15pm Instructed by Dr. Natalie Isser,...

Upgraded Events

Wed. Oct 29
Rabbi Charles Sherman
Upgraded Listing
7:30 PM-9:30 PM
Sat. Dec 6
Israeli Art & Craft Show - A Walk Down Ben Yehuda Street
Upgraded Listing
Har Zion Temple
7:00 PM-6:00 PM

Subscribe To our E-Newsletter

Advertisement
Advertisement

Advertisement