Upcoming Events

 

Nov
21
Tue
Collage Workshop @ The Gershman Y
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Collage Workshop @ The Gershman Y | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States

In this hands-on workshop, learn the basics of collage and create your own masterpiece out of multiple images and mediums. Taking cues from our current exhibition, Anna Fine Foer: AnachroniCity, participants will learn how to use found imagery to produce a unique work of art as well as discuss image manipulation, application, and balance. Participants are encouraged to bring inspirational images for use in their personalized work! All materials included.

Nov
29
Wed
Jewish Journey Through Sound with Regina Shenderovich @ The Gershman Y
Nov 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jewish Journey Through Sound with Regina Shenderovich @ The Gershman Y | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States

Pianist Regina Shenderovich returns to present her signature lecture and piano recital program. Continuing through the Jewish composer canon, Shenderovich will explore the lives and music of very talented but relatively unknown Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, older sister of the famous Felix, late 19th century Moritz Moszkowski and Aaron Copland, giant of the 20th century American music. Shenderovich earned her Master of Music degree from the Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University, where she studied with Leon Fleisher, and received her PhD from the University of Illinois.

Dec
6
Wed
JIFF Happy Hour @ TBD
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
JIFF Happy Hour @ TBD

Join the JIFF (Jewish Interactions for Forty/Fifty-Somethings) group for a casual after-work happy hour! On the first Wednesday of the month, we’ll gather at a local watering hole for drinks, conversation, and new connections.

Dec
10
Sun
The 15th Annual Latkepalooza @ The Gershman Y
Dec 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The 15th Annual Latkepalooza @ The Gershman Y | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States

Our yearly culinary celebration of the potato pancake is back and better than ever! Featuring a selection of latkes with diverse flavors from Philadelphia’s top restaurants, local entertainment, hands-on activities and a few new surprises, this year’s Latkepalooza promises to be our best yet. This year’s event takes on a tasting menu format, with general admission including one latke ticket per vendor. Ages 2 – 12 receive a half sampling of latkes, ages under 2 a trio of latkes. Be sure to check our website for the delicious details and latest restaurant line-up!

Dec
24
Sun
The 9th Annual Moo Shu Jew Show @ Ocean Harbor Restaurant
Dec 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The 9th Annual Moo Shu Jew Show @ Ocean Harbor Restaurant | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States

Co-produced by famed comedian Cory Kahaney, the Gershman Y’s Moo Shu Jew Show returns for its 9th year. Guaranteed to fill your belly with laughs and plentiful Chinese fare, chow down on a multi-course meal in the heart of Chinatown and then wash it all down with a trio of performances from the nation’s best stand-up comedians. This year’s line-up features comedy favorites Moody McCarthyMarla Schultz, and Brad Zimmerman. Food is not kosher, vegetarian options available.