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July 7: The Jewish Side of Salsa – Discussion & Dance Lesson — SOLD OUT

Please contact Sahar Oz to be added to our wait list. Renowned Latin music leaders Jesse Bermudez and Rob Bernberg reveal the pivotal role played by Jews in the origins of the Latin music “crossover” that began in the Catskills and continues with legendary musician, Larry Harlow, nicknamed “El Judio Maravilloso” (“The Marvelous Jew”). A salsa dance lesson will follow the presentation! Read more…


pirateflagJuly 23: Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean

Acclaimed presenter Rabbi Lance Sussman, of Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, takes us on a Jewish adventure across the sea, blending identity, prosperity, and criminality. Join us for Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean!
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Tu B'avJuly 30: Tu B’Av Wine & Chocolate Pairing

Celebrate Tu B’Av, the ancient Jewish holiday of love, with wine teacher Jay Caplan and Michel Cluizel’s master chocolatiers! Indulge your palate and discover new aromas with outstanding kosher wines and exquisite chocolate from around the world. Read more…


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Jewish Treasures of The Caribbean in the Gershman Gallery Through Sept. 11

Wyatt Gallery is an award-winning photographer with Philadelphia roots who has traversed the Caribbean in search of the Western Hemisphere’s oldest Jewish communities. In Jewish Treasures of The Caribbean, he captures the little-known history of the Sephardic Jews of the Caribbean as seen through remaining historic sites in Barbados, Curaçao, Jamaica, Nevis, St. Croix, St. Eustatius, St. Maarten, St. Thomas, and Suriname. Read more…