Events and Updates

Book Signing – Sunday, Dec. 18

 Zingen far Sholem, Zingen far Broyt: Culture and Political Activism in the Jewish Left in Canada  Author Ester Reiter will be on hand to speak about her book “A Future Without…

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Braille Art Show – Dec. 10 & 11

Braille Institute Art Gallery at the Workmen’s Circle Our A Shenere Velt (A More Beautiful World) Gallery will be featuring beautiful artwork created by adult students from the Braille Institute in Los…

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Yiddish Classes Begin Monday, December 19, 2016

A new series of Yiddish classes begins Monday, December 19, 2016, with instructor Yakob Basner. Beginning Yiddish: 8:00-9:00 PM. $95 (9 sessions) Intermediate Yiddish: 6:30-8:00 PM. $150 (9 sessions) Advanced Yiddish: 5:00-6:30 PM.…

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The Vortsman

Readers of this column generally expect playful responses to inquiries about Yiddish words and sayings, usually (badly) recalled from childhood. This time, though, we’re going discuss a very serious matter.…

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