- New Board Member: Zahava Lipton!!
- The Jewish Museum: 2/2 @ 5pm
- Tu BiShvat Potluck: 2/10 @ 6pm
- Shabbat Potluck: 2/17 @ 7pm
- Trivia: 2/21 @7:45pm
- Book Club Brunch: 3/5 @ Noon
- The Jewish Response to Racism & Antisemitism: 3/15 @ 7pm
- Good Girls, Nasty Women: Gender & American Jewish History: 3/28 @ 6:15pm
NEW BOARD MEMBER: ZAHAVA LIPTON!!
WJOA is excited to welcome Zahava Alter Lipton as our newest board member, who will be taking over for Shari Farberman. Thank you Shari for planning all of the fabulous catered dinners. Your efforts were greatly appreciated!
A NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM
Come join us for for a Pay-What-You-Wish night at the Jewish Museum on 2/2 from 5-8pm to see The Television Project:You Don't Have To Be Jewish. This exhibit "explores advertising produced for Jewish audiences or with Jewish audiences or with Jewish content, and examines the way religion,ethnicity, and identity play out on American television". Brian Mawyer will be there to greet you. Email him to find out the meeting location. See the Facebook page HERE.
TU BISHVAT POTLUCK DINNER
Join the Astoria Center of Israel for a potluck dinner and service celebrating Shabbat and Tu Bishvat on Friday, February 10th. All guests are encouraged to bring a vegetarian dish to share. Although not required, feel free to incorporate any of the Seven Species (wheat, barley, grapes, figs, pomegranates, oil, and honey) into your dish in celebration of Tu Bishvat. The event will be held in the downstairs social hall of the Astoria Center of Israel. at 27-35 Crescent Street, Astoria, NY 11102. Dinner will begin at 6:00pm, followed by a Kabbalat Shabbat and Tu Bishvat service at 6:45pm. Check out the Facebook event!
Please join us for our next Shabbat services and potluck. It will be held at Mor and Liz's apartment on Friday, February 17th. For their address and to get the signup sheet (to say what you're bringing), please email Mor Mezrich by Wednesday 2/15 to RSVP. And as always, our potlucks are pareve/dairy only.Have questions for those attending? Go ahead and post them on the Facebook event.