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Federation’s Campaign 2024 update

By Reporter staff

The Jewish Federation of Greater Binghamton decided to use a different strategy for its Campaign this year. “Since we’ve offered numerous events for all different ages over the past year, we decided that Super Sunday would concentrate on fund-raising, rather than offer…

BD Jan. 13 luncheon to feature Dr. Howard Warner

Beth David Synagogue’s Luncheon Speaker Series will continue with Dr. Howard Warner speaking on Saturday, January 13. Warner’s talk, “A Look at the Jewish Experience in Iberia,” was inspired by a trip to Spain and Portugal taken in the spring of 2019. People are encouraged to attend …

TC Sisterhood’s Judaica Shop’s new location

Temple Concord Sisterhood’s Judaica Shop is in a new location at Temple Concord, 9 Riverside Dr., Binghamton. Carol Herz, shop co-chairwoman, noted the shop is now easy to access because it’s located on the first floor in the library. The shop is open from 10 am-2 pm, Tuesday through Fri…

BD Dec. 9 luncheon to feature Michael Weinstein

The Beth David Synagogue Luncheon Speaker Series will continue with Michael Weinstein speaking on December 9. Weinstein’s talk, “The Art and Mystique of Judaic Collectibles,” will focus on the history of Judaic artifacts that date back to biblical times, and will include information ab…

TI/TC to hold adult ed. program “Bridging Old and New Worlds” on Dec. 10

The Adult Education Committee of Temple Israel and Temple Concord will hold the program “Bridging Old and New Worlds: How Contemporary Jews Draw upon the Eastern-European Hasidic Movement to Enliven Our Jewish Practice” featuring Rabbi Micah Friedman on Sunday, December 10, from 10 am-no…