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MAY 22 - 30
DAYS OF GRATITUDE
Days of Gratitude is a worldwide initiative to help build resilience through intentional expressions of gratitude. Culminating on the Festival of Shavuot, Days of Gratitude will feature a rotating menu of daily activities and prompts designed to help you and those around you share gratitude.
MAY 22 | 11:00 AM
YOM YERUSHALAYIM (JERUSALEM DAY)
This online presentation from AJC Advocacy Anywhere features Yossi Klein, author and Senior Fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute.
MAY 25 | 12:00 PM
COMMUNITY OBSERVANCE OF MEMORIAL DAY
You’re invited to the first-ever National Jewish Community Observance of Memorial Day. The commemoration will feature greetings to the Jewish community from senior ranking military officials, messages from bereaved families, prayers honoring the fallen heroes of all wars and more.
MAY 26 | 11:00 AM
ZOOM SESSION WITH AUTHOR DR. EINAT WILF
Dr. Wilf is a thought leader on matters of foreign policy, economics, education, Israel and the Jewish people. Her most recent book is “The War of Return,” about the perpetuation of the Palestinian refugee issue.
MAY 26 | 12:00 PM
COVID & THE STARTUP NATION
As the global tech community comes together to combat the coronavirus, Israeli startups are taking an active role in everything from prevention and diagnostics to the global supply chain and improving lives in quarantine. This special webinar will feature industry experts providing an insider’s view.
MAY 28 | 11:30 AM
HOT TOPICS WITH JILL
Join Jill Maidhof, former director of Jewish Experiences at The J, and dig into an article or piece of text, revealing issues and ideas impacting our lives as members of the Jewish community. This week's topic is "An Interfaith Exploration of End of Life Rituals; Part II."
MAY 28 | 9:00 PM
DAWN: AN ALL-NIGHT SHAVUOT CELEBRATION
Spend the night digitally immersed in music, comedy, food, learning and conversation - all presented by some of the greatest artists, rabbis and thinkers of our generation. Choosing personal adventures through a digital festival experience, you can unpack the mysteries of the Jewish calendar’s best-kept secret.
JUNE 3 | 11:30 AM
VIRTUAL GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
This ongoing group hosted by JFS gives an opportunity to address issues of loss and grief within a Jewish spiritual context in a warm, confidential environment.
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