Issue 50

Friday, December 09, 2016

Local News

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Community Chanukah celebration set for Dec. 21 at the JCC

The annual community Chanukah celebration, which is being co-sponsored by the Binghamton Jewish Community Center and the Jewish Federation of Greater Binghamton, will be held on Wednesday, December 21, from 5:15-7 pm, at the JCC, 500 Clubhouse Rd., Vestal.

TI/TC adult ed. brunch to feature Yiddish radio

The Temple Israel/Temple Concord adult education group will present “The Yiddish Radio Project” brunch program on Sunday, December 18, at 10 am, at Temple Israel, 4737 Deerfield Pl., Vestal.

OU-JLIC and Hillel at Binghamton partner with local community for new Shabbat program for downtown Jewish students

Started as a student initiative led by Emily Lederman, a Binghamton University senior from Westchester, in partnership with Beth David Synagogue and OU-JLIC, Downtown Shabbat is a new program that encourages Jewish students living locally in downtown Binghamton to come together on Friday nights for a Shabbat meal together and to attend services.


Book review: Theater, Yiddish style

Theater lovers and Yiddish history buffs rejoice! Columbia University Press has published a book you won’t want to miss.


Hello, it’s Sima

I am currently reading an old book – “Wandering Stars” – an anthology of Jewish science fiction. I love science fiction and I love mysteries, and so I thought, “Jewish science fiction? How bad could it be?”

Could it happen here?

When I was a teenager, someone asked me if I thought the Holocaust could happen in the United States. The person was greatly surprised when I said, “Yes.”

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