Category: Adults

My Dear Children:  The Quest to Unravel a Family Mystery – Free Screening

My Dear Children: The Quest to Unravel a Family Mystery – Free Screening

| January 22, 2020

The community is invited to a free screening of My Dear Children: The Quest to Unravel a Family Mystery. The film sheds light on the largely untold story of the pogroms in the former Russian empire. My Dear Children helps Jews everywhere understand their connection to this forgotten piece of the Jewish experience and it honors the countless victims. Jeremy Poock will lead a discussion after the film.

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Antisemitism: Here and Now – Book Discussion

Antisemitism: Here and Now – Book Discussion

| January 20, 2020

As part of the Community Call-to-Action against Antisemitism, Lappin Foundation will host one of the many book discussions that will take place in the community on Antisemitism: Here and Now by Deborah E. Lipstadt.

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Israel on Campus: Climate Update

Israel on Campus: Climate Update

| December 19, 2019

The community is invited to hear keynote speaker, Jacob Baime, Executive Director of the Israel on Campus Coalition (ICC). ICC’s mission is to inspire American college students to see Israel as a source of pride and empower them to stand up for Israel on campus. A dessert reception in honor of the 2019 Teen Israel Advocacy Fellows will follow the program. This is a free program and is open to all.

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day Commemoration

International Holocaust Remembrance Day Commemoration

| December 17, 2019

January 27 is designated by the United Nations General Assembly as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. We invite the community to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau and to honor the six million Jewish victims of the Holocaust and millions of other victims of Nazism.

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Holocaust Education and Awareness Rapid Response Team

Holocaust Education and Awareness Rapid Response Team

| November 27, 2019

Preparing individuals to do educational presentations about the Holocaust in response to requests from schools and organizations.

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Jewish Book Group of the North Shore

Jewish Book Group of the North Shore

| July 30, 2019

The community is invited to the Jewish Book Group of the North Shore, a free book group where interesting conversations about Jewish identity take place.

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Discover Israel 2020

Discover Israel 2020

| June 14, 2019

Join Lappin Foundation and the JCCNS for an adventure of a lifetime in Israel!

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Connections Book Group

Connections Book Group

| August 9, 2018

Current and prior mothers of PJ Library are invited to read great books, enjoy stimulating discussions & meet new friends.

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