Looking to add new meaning to your seder? Pardes has released a free 20-page companion to the Haggadah with essays written by Pardes faculty on each of the sections of the seder. You can download the Pardes Companion to the Haggadah here. … [Read more...] about Available to Download: Pardes Companion to the Haggadah
The Jewish Emergent Network - a collaboration between seven path-breaking Jewish communities from across the United States - has announced the pilot cohort of rabbinic fellows for its inaugural collective project, the Rabbinic Fellowship. This Fellowship will place select early career rabbis into each of the seven participating Network communities for a two-year period, in order to train the next generation of enterprising rabbis to take on … [Read more...] about Jewish Emergent Network Announces First Cohort of Rabbinic Fellows
San Francisco, CA - Shaboom! - an innovative animated 10-part web series from nonprofit BimBam (formerly G-dcast) - combines the best elements of children’s television with wisdom from the Jewish tradition to teach everyday values to children through magic, comedy and silly songs. The first episode, available now at BimBam.com/shaboom, is on the theme of “Hachnasat Orchim” - Welcoming Guests. The show also available on YouTube. Shaboom! … [Read more...] about Shaboom! Online Animated Series for Kids is Live!
The Hungarian Cultural Center of New York and WhiteBox have organized an exhibition on the Jewish Quarter of Budapest (on view through April 21) and with the Tom Lantos Institute, two panel discussions on the Jewish Identity and the Renaissance of the Jewish Community of Budapest. Sunday, April 10th WhiteBox 329 Broome Street, NYC 3pm-7pm The event is free, but email registration is required: email@example.com … [Read more...] about NY Event: Jewish Identity and the Renaissance of the Jewish Community of Budapest
The Genesis Prize Foundation has announced that the award- winning actress Dame Helen Mirren will emcee the 2016 Genesis Prize award ceremony, which will take place on June 23rd in Jerusalem. The 2016 Genesis Prize to the acclaimed violinist, educator and advocate for individuals with disabilities, Itzhak Perlman. The Genesis Prize is a $1 million annual award given to individuals who have achieved extraordinary professional success, have made … [Read more...] about Dame Helen Mirren to host 2016 Genesis Prize Award Ceremony in Jerusalem