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Federation to hold Countering Active Threat Training on No. 30

By Reporter staff

The Jewish Federation of Greater Binghamton will hold a Countering Active Threat Training on Thursday, November 30, at 5:30 pm, at Temple Israel, 4737 Deerfield Pl., Vestal. Mark Henderson, the director of community security for the Jewish Community Federation of Greater R…

Federation to hold a “Discover Hanukkah” event on Dec. 10

By Reporter staff

The Jewish Federation of Greater Binghamton will hold a PJ Library “Discover Hanukkah” event on Sunday, December 10, from 1-3 pm, at the Discovery Center, located next to the Ross Park Zoo, 60 Morgan Rd., Binghamton. The event is co-sponsored by the PJ Library, the Jew…

Visions to offer Giving Tuesday gift match

The Reporter announced that on Giving Tuesday, November 28, Visions will match all donations up to $10,000 that are made using its online donation platform, Givio. Donations up to $500 per person made to any IRS approved 501(c)(3) organization will be matched. The Reporter qualifies as one o…

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…

BD Dec. 9 luncheon to feature Michael Weinstein

Beth David Synagogue’s Luncheon Speaker Series will continue with Michael Weinstein speaking on Saturday, 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 info…