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  • en-Sukkah100814


    The Jewish holiday of Sukkot celebrates the Fall Harvest. We are told to dwell, eat, and relax outdoors in the Sukkah.
    The three Shlichim (Israeli emissaries) in Columbus are inviting the community to be their ushpizin (guests) to eat, listen to Israeli music, play games and even watch homemade pita being cooked.


  • en-MarchOL100814

    The Jewish Federation of Columbus is actively recruiting 11th and 12th graders for March of the Living, a two-week international experience where teens from around the world come together each year and bear witness to the destruction of the Holocaust in Poland and then travel to Israel to rejoice in the Jewish Homeland.

  • en-mission100814

    Whether you have traveled to Israel before or this will be their first time, we're offering three unique ways to experience our homeland with fellow members of our community. Check out a parlor meeting near you.

  • en-hearthope100814

    The sudden death of a young athlete always prompts full media attention spurring a call for preventative screening methods, including costly electrocardiogram (EKG) tests for all school-age athletes. But a new study by Dr. Sami Viskin of Tel Aviv University's Sackler Faculty of Medicine found that these screening measures, which are now mandatory in Israel and other countries, do not reduce the incidence of sudden death syndrome. Program with Dr. Viskin  Wednesday Nov. 5 at the Columbus JCC at 7:15 PM.


  • en-SacredSpaces100814

    How do synagogue architecture and art communicate a sense of the sacred?  How does a community’s religious belief manifest itself in the design and decoration of that synagogue? How does a community without a building create sacred spaces?  These questions and more will be addressed in the educational series “Sacred Spaces”.


  • en-Cavs100814

    Cavs Tickets – Only place in town

    New Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt spent the past two decades in Israel, where he developed into a top international coach. Now, after winning numerous titles across Europe and guiding Russia to a bronze medal in the 2012 London Olympics, Blatt is ready to take on the challenge of coaching on pro basketball's biggest stage.


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