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Community Relations Committee organizes for action

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by tgregory
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CRC’s mission remains focused on three primary areas: Israel advocacy, community outreach and social action.


When courage battled hatred in 1920s: CRC talk

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by tgregory
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Patricia Bernstein speaks on Monday, Nov. 20, at 7 p.m. at the GJCC.


Pardes scholar Hattin explores aesthetics at Global Day

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by tgregory
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His topic is “Unearthing the Temple Menora: Aesthetics and Allegory.”


Keeping Jewish stories alive – through music and Federation

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by tgregory
Nashville Symphony Concertmaster Jun Iwasaki plays one of the Violins of Hope during a program at Akiva School. Accompanying him on piano is Symphony keyboard principal Robert Marler. PHOTOGRAPH/RICK MALKIN

“We in this room are the last generation to have the chance to hear these stories firsthand.”


There’s more still to see at the Nashville Jewish Film Festival

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by tgregory
Australian artist/filmmaker Philippe Mora shows two of his works, including one featuring the mayonnaise of “Monsieur Mayonnaise.”

This year’s Nashville Jewish Film Festival continues through Nov. 11.


Mirvis, Pogrebin set for Nashville Jewish Book Series opener

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by tgregory
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The Nashville Jewish Book Series kicks off its second season on Nov. 30 at the GJCC.


Beit Miriam, Catholic Charities collaborate to build shelter of peace during Sukkot

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by tgregory
Beit Miriam 6th graders relax after constructing a kosher sukkah.

“Sukkot: Building a Shelter of Peace”


Playwright Kholos recalls the making of a musical

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by tgregory
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“The Jew Store,” will be performed on Dec. 9 and 10 at the Gordon Jewish Community Center.


Run, don’t walk, to Girls Night Out Nov. 9

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by tgregory

It’s not too late to get in on an evening of food, fun and philanthropy: the Girls Night Out event taking place on Thursday, Nov. 9, at the Gordon Jewish Community Center. The event is produced by the Jewish Federation and Jewish Foundation of Nashville and Middle Tennessee. The women’s philanthropy event is called Sole

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Tennessee Craft holiday show at GJCC galleries

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by tgregory

Artisans from Tennessee Craft, formerly known as TACA, will exhibit their works in all art galleries at the Gordon Jewish Community Center this month in their annual holiday craft show. Tennessee Craft works with a variety of fine crafts persons who work in basketry, books and paper, clay, fiber and textile, furniture, glass, jewelry, leather,

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