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Mah Jongg

Temple Israel of the Poconos 711 Wallace Street, Stroudsburg, PA, United States

Do you play Mah Jongg? Want to Learn? Here's your chance!

Free

JCC Open House & New Member Flash Sale

Tour and Enjoy Our Facilities for the Day. On Us!  Stop by and experience all the Scranton JCC has to offer! NEW MEMBER FLASH SALE: Save 25% Off Family, Couple, and Adult Memberships. See Why YOU Belong at The Center!

Free

1st Annual Winter Shabbaton

Jewish Discovery Center 216 Miller Road, Clarks Summit, PA, United States

This community Shabbaton will recreate that magical experience, uniting all ages in the embrace of Shabbat.

$15 – $500

A TREE OF LIFE: THE PITTSBURGH SYNAGOGUE SHOOTING

Marywood University | Nazareth Student Center 1300 University Ave, Scranton, United States

Marywood University presents a free film screening, A TREE OF LIFE: THE PITTSBURGH SYNAGOGUE SHOOTING followed by a Virtual Panel that includes AUDREY GLICKMAN & ANDREA WERNER.
Hear from the survivors and the Muslim and African American allies who came together to fight for LOVE not HATE.

Free

Purim Schpiel

Temple Hesed 1 Knox Road, Scranton, PA, United States

Community Dinner followed by Temple Hesed's Purim Schpiel. This year's theme: BARBIE.

Free
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Purim / פורים

Purim (“lots”, from the word pur, related to Akkadian pūru) commemorates the deliverance of the Jewish people in the ancient Persian Empire from destruction in the wake of a plot […]

JCC Purim Carnival

Scranton JCC 601 Jefferson Avenue, Scranton, PA, United States

Purim Carnival at the Scranton JCC | Community Event | Free

Free

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Passover / פסח

Passover (Pesach) commemorates the story of the Exodus, in which the ancient Israelites were freed from slavery in Egypt. Passover begins on the 15th day of the month of Nisan […]

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Yom HaShoah יום השואה

Holocaust Remembrance Day “Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day” known colloquially in Israel and abroad as Yom HaShoah (יום השואה) and in English as Holocaust Remembrance Day, or Holocaust Day, is […]

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Yom Haatzmaut / יום העצמאות

Immediately after Yom Hazikaron ends, Yom Haatzmaut (Israel’s Independence Day) begins. It takes place on the date in the Hebrew calendar that Israel declared independence, the 5th of Iyar.  

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Lag Baomer / ל”ג בעומר

Lag BaOmer occurs on the 33rd day of the Omer, which is the 49-day period between Passover and Shavuot. The word “Lag” represents the number 33 in Hebrew, and the name […]