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Shalom Jax - November Jewish Java

“Adventures in Yiddish Land” featuring Elliot Palevsky

Federation’s Shalom Jacksonville and River Garden Senior Services invite newcomers and locals to a delightful Jewish Java on November 2 when Elliot Palevsky will share his personal “Adventures in Yiddish Land.” The former CEO of River Garden is also an educator of Yiddish Language and Culture having served on the Yiddish faculties of Queens College(NY) and Vilnius University.

Please join us on Wednesday, November 2 from 9-10:30 a.m. at River Garden, 11401 Old St. Augustine Rd., where you will enjoy a bagel breakfast and friendly conversation from 9-9:30 a.m. followed by a nostalgic and interesting program. Reservations are a must if you plan to join us for breakfast. Please RSVP by October 31 by calling Isabel Balotin at 904-448-5000 x206 or [email protected].  Click HERE for more information!

Jewish Book & Film Festival at the JCA

Novemeber 1 - 17

Each year, the JCA presents a collection of the best books and films within the Jewish community for our Jewish Book and Film Festivals.

Both of our exciting festivals are coming up in November! For more information, visit each festival's individual page using the links below. Please contact (904) 730-2100 ext. 227 with any questions or sponsorship inquiries.

Book Festival       Film Festival

Jacksonville First Ever Multi-Generational Mega Challah Bake!

Thursday, November 10 at 7:00 PM  - Click HERE for the event Flyer or HERE to register