JFedDC Upcoming Events


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  • Mondays January 17 & 24 - Ethiopian Series

    For decades our communities have partnered with the Ethiopian Israeli community to address barriers to the full and successful integration of Ethiopian immigrants and their children into Israeli society. As Israeli society evolves, and as the Aliyah from Ethiopia continues, what does the future of our partnership look like?

  • Thursday, January 27, 7:00 pm - Movie Night In - Rescue in the Philippines

    A documentary of the previously untold story of how the five Frieder brothers, Cincinnati businessmen making two-for-a-nickel cigars in pre-WWII Manila, together with Manuel Quezon, the charismatic first president of the Philippines, Paul McNutt, US High Commissioner and an Army Colonel, Dwight D Eisenhower helped 1,200 Jews escape the Nazis and immigrate to the Philippines. Special guest speaker, Ralph Preiss, who with his family escaped the Holocaust by going to the Philippines.

  • Sunday, January 30, 2:00 pm - International Holocaust Remembrance Day

    Keynote Speakers: Joel Levy, Past NY Regional Director of the Anti-Defamation League and Dave Reckess, Executive Director of 3GNY

    Panel Discussion also including: Israel Nitzan, Deputy Consul General at the Consulate General of Israel, NY and Laura Garrand, Third Generation Survivor and Teacher

  • Wednesday, February 9, 11:30 am

    How the universe is fine tuned for live with David Raften. Come learn about the physical constants of the universe and how if they were a little stronger, we wouldn't be here. No science background necessary.

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