What’s On at the Jewish Cultural Center

Read the November 2014 Shofar online now. Go to About Us>Publications. You might see something different about the way the paper looks! Also the calendar is now on page 19.

There are some fun things happening at the JCC! Meet the Artists reception for the all new PRINT exhibit Thursday, Oct. 30 at 5:30 p.m. The exhibit of writings, reliefs, ceramics and graphic design, featuring Erik Haagesen, Judith Paul, Michael Schulson, and Voices & Visions will hang through Dec. 12.
SATURDAY, NOV. 1 Comedian Benji Lovitt performs at 8pm. Free for campaign donors, $18 all others. RSVP@jewishchattanooga.com or 493-0270.

SUNDAY, NOV. 2-TUESDAY, NOV. 4 is the Bar Kocva Israeli Art Expo. Peruse and purchase original paintings, ceramics, jewelry, sculpture, and more. (Um, Chanukah is right around the corner.) Hours are 10am-8pm all three days. Free admission.

Also SUNDAY, NOV. 2-TUESDAY, NOV. 4 join us for Celebrate Israeli Culture! Federation shlicha Noa Hadad will be your host for a variety of events, including Hebrew Coffee (for Hebrew speakers only) on Sunday at 2pm. Israeli Treats and Kids’ Program kicks off at 4pm, and Café Dilemma (discussion of Israeli politics and laws) starts at 6pm.

On MONDAY, NOV. 3 return to the JCC for a fabulous Israeli dinner ($10; rsvp@jewishchattanooga.com or 493-0270) and again on TUESDAY, NOV. 4 for a 6pm program of Israeli music.

MONDAY, NOV. 10 at 6pm is Foreign Policy Supper Club, where you’ll be discussing US Trade Policy as relates to China and other emerging nations. $10, rsvp@jewishchattanooga.com or 493-0270.

THURSDAY, NOV. 13 at 7pm author and Shofar editor Dana Shavin will read from her new memoir, “The Body Tourist,” about the six years following her recovery from anorexia. Q&A, book signing, dessert reception after. $5. rsvp@jewishchattanooga.com or 493-0270.

TUESDAY, NOV. 18 is Noon Nosh; we’ll be listening to the musicians from the Folk School of Chattanooga.

THURSDAY, NOV. 20 brings Aleph Bet’s Fall Program. Doors open at 11:30.For more info or to rsvp, alephbet@jewishchattanooga.com. $10 adults.

SUNDAY, NOV. 23 is the Major Gifts event at the home of Sally and Gary Chazen. Mdzik@jewishchattanooga.com for details.

And lastly, the Federation will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 27 and 28, for THANKSGIVING! Have a great one!

As always,  call the JCC for more information and to RSVP: 493-0270 ext. 10 or federation@jewishchattanooga.com. You can also keep up with happenings on Facebook (plug in Jewish Federation of Greater Chattanooga).


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Aleph Bet Children’s Center Now Enrolling

A year-round, three-star (out of three) preschool program offered at the Jewish Cultural Center Monday through Friday. Children ages two through pre-K may enroll for part-time or full-time. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Children of all faiths, cultures, and nationalities are welcome. Aleph Bet is a program of the Jewish Federation of Greater Chattanooga. Learn more.

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