Friday, March 27, 2015 Nisan 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.
 
 

More Events from Germantown Jewish Centre

Fri. Mar 27
6:00 PM
Germantown Jewish Centre’s Kol Zimrah (monthly musical) Service Friday, March 27 @ 6 PM
Sat. Mar 28
10:00 AM
Germantown Jewish Centre’s Kol D'mamah Monthly Contemplative Service Saturday, March 28 at 10 AM  
Sat. Mar 28
1:30 PM
“What in the World Were They Thinking? Adam & Eve as Archetypes of Intimacy, Ego & Yearning” Women’s Shabbat at Germantown Jewish Centre featuring Emilie Passow Ph.D.
Wed. Apr 8
10:00 AM
Germantown Jewish Centre’s Hazak (55 +) Book Group Wednesday, April 8 @ 10 AM
Tue. Apr 14
7:15 PM
Germantown Jewish Centre’s People of the Book Group Tuesday, April 14 at 7:15 PM 

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