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Mar

1 2019

12:00 pm MC First Friday: The Craft of Seeing & Showing

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

Muhlenberg College, Seegers Union 111-112
2400 Chew Street
Allentown, PA 18104

“I want to paint men and women,” wrote Vincent van Gogh, “with that something of the eternal which the halo use…

Mar

1 2019

2pm JCC Gallery at the J Hours

2:00PM - 5:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC Gallery visits

Mar

2 2019

9am JCC Gallery at the J Hours

9:00AM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC gallery visits

Mar

2 2019

9:30 am TBE Birthday Shabbat Service

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

RSVP to the temple office 610-435-3521 to be included in your birthday Shabbat!

Mar

2 2019

9:30 am TBE Grade 6 Led Service

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Contact Michelle Rohrbach: michelle@bethelallentown.org or 610-435-3521.

Mar

2 2019

10:00 am TBE Bim Bom Buddies Playgroup

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Contact Michelle Rohrbach: michelle@bethelallentown.org or 610-435-3521.

Mar

2 2019

10:00 am TBE Youth Services

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Contact Michelle Rohrbach: michelle@bethelallentown.org or 610-435-3521.

Mar

2 2019

10:15 am TBE GPS Guided Prayer Service

10:15AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Contact Michelle Rohrbach: michelle@bethelallentown.org or 610-435-3521.

Mar

2 2019

CBS Wisdom of the Talmud

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 West Macada Road
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Wisdom of the Talmud

Join Rabbi Singer in a lively discussion about Jewish law, ethics, customs and history, as foun…

Mar

2 2019

Contact Brenda Finberg: bfinberg@lvjcc.org or 610-435-3571.

Mar

3 2019

9:00 am TBE Grade 6 Family Project #3

9:00AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Contact Michelle Rohrbach: michelle@bethelallentown.org or 610-435-3521.

Mar

3 2019

Rabbi Matan Peled will speak about the media bias against Israel.  Cost: FREE.  Donations are gratefully accepted.…

Mar

3 2019

Contact Brenda Finberg: bfinberg@lvjcc.org or 610-435-3571.

Mar

4 2019

11:30AM JCC Friendship Circle 2018-2019

11:30AM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Friendship Circle holds a weekly gathering for adults 50 years and up. All are welcome to enjoy lunch and a program. …
Mar

4 2019

6:30 pm TBE Sisterhood Mah Jongg Club

6:30PM - 9:30PM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

$10 donation to play. RSVP by Feb 28 to Ilene Rubel @ 610-776-1577, email IRUBEL@aol.com or ilene@bethelallentown.org.

Mar

4 2019

7:00 pm TBE Men's Club Poker March 2019

7:00PM - 10:30PM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Monday, March 4- 7:00 pm - MEN’S CLUB POKER NIGHT
Come play cards with us, and bring your friends.  The Men’s Cl…

Mar

5 2019

12:00PM JFLV Women's Philanthropy Board Meeting

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 N. 22nd Street
Allentown, PA 18104

JFLV Women's Philanthropy Board Meeting

Loc: JCC / Min Kessler Room

Mar

6 2019

11am JCC Gallery at the J Hours

11:00AM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC Gallery visits

Mar

6 2019

1:00 PM KI Knitting With Ferne

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Free and open; no experience needed. Ferne is delighted to teach newcomers to knitting and crocheting as well as conf…

Mar

6 2019

CBS Adult B’nei Mitzvah Program

7:15PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 West Macada Road
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Adult B’nei Mitzvah Program

 

Goals: In part two of the adult B’nei Mitzvah program we will continue to improv…

Mar

7 2019

7:00PM JFLV Board Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 N. 22nd Street
Allentown, PA 18104

JFLV Board Meeting

Mar

8 2019

2pm JCC Gallery at the J Hours

2:00PM - 3:30PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC Gallery visits

Mar

8 2019

6:45 pm TBE Shabbat Across America Dinner March 2019

6:45PM - 8:45PM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA 18104

6:45 pm TBE Shabbat Across America Dinner -Please join us with thousands across North America as we all celebrate Sha…

Mar

9 2019

9am JCC Gallery at the J Hours

9:00AM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC gallery visits

Mar

9 2019

CBS Wisdom of the Talmud

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 West Macada Road
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Wisdom of the Talmud

Join Rabbi Singer in a lively discussion about Jewish law, ethics, customs and history, as foun…

Mar

10 2019

9:30 am KI Ritasue Charlestein Brunch and Program

9:30AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Contact Vikki Dunn: vdunn@kilv.org or 610-435-9074.

Mar

10 2019

10:00 am JCC Jewish War Veterans

10:00AM - 1:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Contact Commander Sheila Berg at 610-360-1267 or sh-berg1@hotmail.com

Mar

10 2019

10:30am Candyland PJ Library Purim Adventure

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

Jewish Day School
2313 W. Pennsylvania Street
Allentown, PA 18104

Kick off the Purim season with Candyland “Shushan” Edition! Wear candy-themed costumes, enjoy a twist on our favo…

Mar

10 2019

Pomegranate and Lion of Judah women are invited to mix, mingle, make and take.

Get to know one another while decorat…

Mar

10 2019

3:00 pm KI Satori Musical Concert

3:00PM - 4:30PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Pay at the door or call the KI office for tickets 610-435-9074.

Mar

11 2019

11:30AM JCC Friendship Circle 2018-2019

11:30AM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Friendship Circle holds a weekly gathering for adults 50 years and up. All are welcome to enjoy lunch and a program. …
Mar

11 2019

7:00 PM KI Introduction to Judaism

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Six classes for both Jews and non-Jews to expand (or learn for the first time) their knowledge of Jewish practice and…

Mar

11 2019

CRC Meeting

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

CRC Meeting in Min Kessler Room

Mar

13 2019

11am JCC Gallery at the J Hours

11:00AM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC Gallery visits

Mar

13 2019

1:00 PM KI Knitting With Ferne

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Free and open; no experience needed. Ferne is delighted to teach newcomers to knitting and crocheting as well as conf…

Mar

13 2019

6:00 pm TBE Executive Board Meeting

6:00PM - 7:30PM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Contact Michelle Rohrbach: michelle@bethelallentown.org or 610-435-3521.

Mar

13 2019

CBS Adult B’nei Mitzvah Program

7:15PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 West Macada Road
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Adult B’nei Mitzvah Program

 

Goals: In part two of the adult B’nei Mitzvah program we will continue to improv…

Mar

13 2019

7:30 pm TBE Board Meeting

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Contact Michelle Rohrbach: michelle@bethelallentown.org or 610-435-3521.

Mar

14 2019

Contact Terrence Baker: tbaker@lvjcc.org or 610-435-3571.

Mar

14 2019

7:00 pm TBE Sisterhood Vashti Banquet

7:00PM - 9:30PM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Contact Michelle Rohrbach: michelle@bethelallentown.org or 610-435-3521.

Mar

14 2019

7:30 pm JDS Executive Board Meeting

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Jewish Day School of the Lehigh Valley
2313 Pennsylvania Street
Allentown, PA

Contact the Jewish Day School office at 610-437-0721.

Mar

15 2019

2pm JCC Gallery at the J Hours

2:00PM - 5:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC gallery visits

Mar

15 2019

6:00 PM KI Early Service and Potluck Dinner

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Please RSVP to the office with what you will be bringing

Mar

15 2019

CBS Louisiana Cajun/Creole Shabbat Dinner

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 West Macada Road
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Louisiana Cajun/Creole Shabbat Dinner

Join us at Congregation Brith Sholom for a Shabbat Dinner and Friday Night Ser…

Mar

15 2019

7:30 pm TBE Grade 5 Led Service

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Contact Michelle Rohrbach: michelle@bethelallentown.org or 610-435-3521.

Mar

16 2019

9am JCC Gallery at the J Hours

9:00AM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC gallery visits

Mar

16 2019

9:30 am TBE Dor L' Dor Program

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Contact Michelle Rohrbach: michelle@bethelallentown.org or 610-435-3521.

Mar

16 2019

CBS Wisdom of the Talmud

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 West Macada Road
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Wisdom of the Talmud

Join Rabbi Singer in a lively discussion about Jewish law, ethics, customs and history, as foun…

Mar

17 2019

9:00 AM KI Blood Drive - 2

9:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA 18104

Miller-Keystone Blood Drive.  Please call the temple office at (610) 435-9074 to register a time to donate.

Mar

18 2019

11:30AM JCC Friendship Circle 2018-2019

11:30AM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Friendship Circle holds a weekly gathering for adults 50 years and up. All are welcome to enjoy lunch and a program. …
Mar

18 2019

Young Adult Division Mazel Meals

6:30PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA 18104

Perform an act of kindness in celebration of Purim. Prepare hot kosher meals and hamentaschen for Jewish older adults…

Mar

18 2019

7:00 PM KI Introduction to Judaism

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Six classes for both Jews and non-Jews to expand (or learn for the first time) their knowledge of Jewish practice and…

Mar

19 2019

Contact Sandy Newman: snewman@lvjcc.org or 610-435-3571 x115.

Mar

19 2019

7:00 PM JWRP 3 Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

A meeting of the third cohort of JWRP.

Mar

19 2019

7pm JCC Jewish & Israeli Film Series: 'Nicky's Children'

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley - Kline Auditorium
702 N. 22nd Street
Allentown, PA 18104

This docudrama tells the story of Nicholas Winton, an Englishman who organized the rescue of 669 Czech and Slovak chi…

Mar

20 2019

11am JCC Gallery at the J Hours

11:00AM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC Gallery visits

Mar

20 2019

1:00 PM KI Knitting With Ferne

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Free and open; no experience needed. Ferne is delighted to teach newcomers to knitting and crocheting as well as conf…

Mar

20 2019

6:00 PM TBE and CBS Joint Purim Celebration

6:00PM - 10:00PM  

Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 Macada Rd.
Bethlehem, PA 18107

Temple Beth El and Congregation Brith Sholom will hold a joint Purim celebration at CBS. Megilla reading at 6:30 pm, …

Mar

20 2019

6:00 PM KI Board of Trustees Meeting March
 

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA 18104

Monthly meeting

Mar

20 2019

6:30 PM CBS-BETH EL PURIM CELEBRATION

6:30PM - 9:30PM  

Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 West Macada Road
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Congregation Brith Sholom and Temple Beth El invite you to a Purim Celebration

80's Flachback

Karaoke, DJ, Photo Bo…

Mar

20 2019

7:00 PM KI Purim Spiel

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Please join us in costume for our Purim Spiel put on by KI's own band of merry Spielsters

Mar

20 2019

CBS Adult B’nei Mitzvah Program

7:15PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 West Macada Road
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Adult B’nei Mitzvah Program

 

Goals: In part two of the adult B’nei Mitzvah program we will continue to improv…

Mar

20 2019

8:00 PM SOI Purim Events

8:00PM - 11:55PM  

Congregation Sons of Israel
2715 Tilghman Street
Allentown, PA

Join us at Congregation Sons of Israel for the Megillah Reading at 8:00 p.m., followed by Pizza & Baked Ziti.  There…

Mar

21 2019

Holiday commences at sundown on March 20.

Mar

21 2019

4:30 pm TBE Midrasha Purim Carnival

4:30PM - 6:30PM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Contact Michelle Rohrbach: michelle@bethelallentown.org or 610-435-3521.

Mar

21 2019

5:00 p.m. SOI Persian Feast

5:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Sons of Israel
2715 Tilghman Street
Allentown, PA

Please join us at our annual Purim Se'udah for "A Persian Feast" beginning at 5:00 p.m., featuring a Henna Artist, Fo…

Mar

22 2019

In this 4-week class you will learn all the skills needed to create your own beautiful mosaic art. All materials are …

Mar

22 2019

10:00 am TBE Bim Bom Buddies Playgroup Feb 2020

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

10:00 am Bim Bom Buddies Playgroup:  If you are a parent of a 0 – 3 year old, Alyssa Pure, and her children are ea…

Mar

22 2019

2pm JCC Gallery at the J Hours

2:00PM - 5:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC gallery visits

Mar

22 2019

7:30 pm TBE Grade 2 Service

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Beth El
1305 Springhouse Road
Allentown, PA

Contact Michelle Rohrbach: michelle@bethelallentown.org or 610-435-3521.

Mar

22 2019

7:30 pm TCP Beatle's Purim Service & 60's Dance Party

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Temple Covenant of Peace
1451 Northampton Street
Easton, PA 18042

Join Temple Covenant of Peace for our Beatle's Purim Service & 60's Dance Party at 7:30 PM

Mar

23 2019

CBS Wisdom of the Talmud

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 West Macada Road
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Wisdom of the Talmud

Join Rabbi Singer in a lively discussion about Jewish law, ethics, customs and history, as foun…

Mar

24 2019

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Mar

26 2019

AIPAC Policy Conference 2019
 

The Washington DC Convention Center
801 Mount Vernon Place NW
Washington, DC

Contact Mark Goldstein: markg@jflv.org or 610-821-5500 x325.

Mar

24 2019

10:00 AM KI Women of KI Donor Brunch

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Proceeds benefit the KI Camp Scholarship Fund featuring our very own Marvelous Mrs. Kushner

Honoring Iris Epstein fo…

Mar

24 2019

JCC Jewish & Israeli Film Series & PJ Library: 'Paddington'

3:00PM - 5:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 N. 22nd Street
Allentown, PA 18104

Did you know that the author of “Paddington” was inspired by seeing children from the Kindertransport? Join PJ Li…

Mar

25 2019

11:30AM JCC Friendship Circle 2018-2019

11:30AM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Friendship Circle holds a weekly gathering for adults 50 years and up. All are welcome to enjoy lunch and a program. …
Mar

25 2019

7:00 PM KI Introduction to Judaism

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Six classes for both Jews and non-Jews to expand (or learn for the first time) their knowledge of Jewish practice and…

Mar

26 2019

7:15 pm JFS Board Meeting

7:15PM - 9:15PM  

Jewish Family Service
2004 W. Allen Street
Allentown, PA 18104

Board meeting held at JFS

Mar

27 2019

11am JCC Gallery at the J Hours

11:00AM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC Gallery visits

Mar

27 2019

1:00 PM KI Knitting With Ferne

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Free and open; no experience needed. Ferne is delighted to teach newcomers to knitting and crocheting as well as conf…

Mar

27 2019

In this 4-week class you will learn all the skills needed to create your own beautiful mosaic art. All materials are …

Mar

27 2019

7:00PM JWRP "Purim: Ometz"

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Topic: The Blessing of being bold

Private Home

Mar

27 2019

CBS Adult B’nei Mitzvah Program

7:15PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 West Macada Road
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Adult B’nei Mitzvah Program

 

Goals: In part two of the adult B’nei Mitzvah program we will continue to improv…

Mar

28 2019

7:30 pm JDS Board Meeting

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Jewish Day School of the Lehigh Valley
2313 Pennsylvania Street
Allentown, PA

Contact the Jewish Day School office at 610-437-0721.

Mar

29 2019

In this 4-week class you will learn all the skills needed to create your own beautiful mosaic art. All materials are …

Mar

29 2019

2pm JCC Gallery at the J Hours

2:00PM - 5:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC gallery visits

Mar

30 2019

9am JCC Gallery at the J Hours

9:00AM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Dedicated hours for JCC gallery visits

Mar

30 2019

10:00 AM KI Shabbat Yoga

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Keneseth Israel
2227 W. Chew Street
Allentown, PA

Led by Jett Ulaner Sarachek, certified Yoga instructor.  Doors open 9:45 AM.  All are welcome.  No experience requ…

Mar

30 2019

CBS Wisdom of the Talmud

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 West Macada Road
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Wisdom of the Talmud

Join Rabbi Singer in a lively discussion about Jewish law, ethics, customs and history, as foun…

Mar

31 2019

9:00am JCC Winter II 2019: Mosaics

9:00AM - 11:30AM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

In this 4-week class you will learn all the skills needed to create your own beautiful mosaic art. Instructor Cindy S…

Mar

31 2019

Maimonides Society Brunch: Lifting the Stigma on Mental Illness

10:15AM - 11:45AM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 N. 22nd Street
Allentown, PA 18104

Join the Maimonides Society of the Jewish Federation for a panel discussion on the cultural and sociological causes o…

Mar

31 2019

1pm JCC Music, Art, Mindfulness Class

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley
702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

What Makes Mindfulness So Special?  Promotes happiness, curiosity, can relieve stress and anxiety also boosts kindne…

Mar

31 2019

6:00 PM SOI Annual Event

6:00PM - 10:00PM  

Congregation Sons of Israel's Annual Event will be held on Sunday evening, March 31, 2019.