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Events from Our Archive

Friday, May 5, 2017 at 6:00pm - Share a traditional Mexican meal for the Southern Cayuga Anne Frank Tree Project Difference Makers' Night, followed by an address by keynote speaker, Jack Mayer, author of "Life in a Jar: the Irena Sendler Project," an awards presentation, and book signing.

Thursday, May 4th, 2017, at 5:30pm - Hear bestselling author Dorit Rabinyan speak about and read excerpts from her new novel "All the Rivers" in English.

Thursday, May 4th, 2017 at 3:00pm - Hear bestselling author Dorit Rabinyan speak about and read excerpts from her new novel "All the Rivers" in Hebrew. 

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at 7:00pm - Join Aurora Free Library & Hazard Library for a book discussion on LIFE IN A JAR: The Irena Sendler Project.

Irene Zisblatt

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 6 PM. Hear a Story of Holocaust Survival from an Amazing Woman

Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 10:00am - 12:00pm - Join Hillel at Ithaca College and other Israel-related groups for a free bagel brunch in celebration of Israel Independence Day.

 Rabbi Saul Berman

Thursday, April 27, 2017, at 7:00pm - Join Ithaca College Hillel for an evening talk with Rabbi Saul Berman, on his experiences in the march from Selma to Montgomery in 1965, a Jewish perspective on civil rights engagement.

Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett

Thursday, April 27, 2017 at the Johnson Museum. Hear about the documentation of Polish Jewry in Poland

Mekonen Poster

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 7:00pm - Join the Ithaca Coalition for Unity and Cooperation in the Middle East for a showing of the film, "Mekonen: The Journey of an African Jew," followed by a Q&A with Herut Admasu, speaking about the Ethiopian experience in the Middle East.

Roald Hoffmann

Monday, April 24, 2017 - Join the entire Ithaca community to commemorate the Holocaust

Dr. Roald Hoffmann

Holocaust Survivor, Roald Hoffmann Addressed an Overflowing Audience on April 24th

Artists 4 Israel Poster

Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 2:00pm - Join Ithaca College Hillel, Stand With Us, SAFI, JStreetU, and Artists 4 Israel to spray-paint a mural on the academic quad.

Saturday, April 15, 2017, at 4:00pm - Join Kol Haverim for a special humanistic Passover Seder meal, complete with music by "Mel & Sol," at Foundation of Light.

Erin Schrode

Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 6:30 PM - Jewish Politics!


Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 3:30 PM - Enjoy Eastern European Jewish Music

Working Together

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - Let's discuss the Ithaca response. Come and learn more.

Mr. Gaga

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - A workshop and screening celebrating Israeli culture

The Essential Link Poster

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 7:00pm - Join Director Yonatan Nir and Dr. Michael Richardson, Ithaca College Professor, for a discussion following a screening of Nir's film, "The Essential Link: The Story of Wilfrid Israel."

Monday, March 27, 2017, at 5:30pm - Listen to Koret Professor of Jewish Culture from the Graduate Theological Union, Naomi Seidman, give a foretaste of her coming biography of Sarah Schenirer, founder of the Beis Yaakov network of Orthodox Jewish girls' schools.

My Hero Brother

Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 7:30pm - Witness opening night of Ithaca College's Fourth Annual Israeli Film Festival with a reception and screening of "My Hero Brother," followed by a Q&A discussion with director Yonatan Nir.

Queen of Katwe

Friday, March 24, 2017 beginning at 6:30 - The Southern Cayuga School District invites you to a community movie night.

Aly Raisman Poster

Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at 7:00pm - Join Cornell Hillel for an inspiring and entertaining talk with Aly Raisman, most decorated U.S. gymnast at the 2012 Olympic Games and silver medalist in the 2016 Games, as well as an advocate for positive body image and empowering everyone to be comfortable and confident in their own skin.

Special Presentationg and Concert with Joshua Davis -- Over the Wall and Gone

Sunday 3/19 /17 at 4:00 pm
at Congregation Tikkun V'Or -- Ithaca Reform Temple (2550 N. Triphammer Rd. )


Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at 7:30 PM - Follow Professor Rebecca Lesses into the realm of magic!

All Who Go Do Not Return

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017 at 5:30pm - Join Cornell's Jewish Studies Program and Cornell Hillel to hear author Shulem Deen discuss his National Jewish Book Award-winning memoir, All Who Go Do Not Return.