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HAZAK Book Group

HAZAK Book Group (55+)

This monthly book group reads fiction and nonfiction books of Jewish interest written mostly, but not solely, by Jewish writers, and the books are chosen by the group.  Our book this month:  The Seven Good Years:  A Memoir by Etgar Keret.

Meets at 10:00 a.m.:  Sep 14; Oct 19; Nov 9; Dec 14; Jan 11; Feb 8; Mar 8; Apr 19; May 10; June 14; July 12; Aug 9.


Card Magic: The Yad is Quicker Than the Eye!

GJC Men's Club invites all to "The Card Magic of Daniel Roy" on Sunday November 13th at 10 am in the Temin Canteen Room. There are dozens of card tricks, but only a few ever master "advanced" ones. Card magician Daniel Roy, a pre-med student at UPENN, will enlighten us on the history and evolution of his art, and dazzle us with demonstrations of tricks such as, "The Cooler," "Three Card Monte," and "Salt in the Wound." Suitable for parents and kids 10 years and older. Lox, bagels and audience participation! 

Kol Nidre Food Drive

2016 / 5777  Kol Nidrei Food Drive  in partnership with Philabundance

This is my chosen fast --- share your bread with the hungry.  (from the Yom Kippur Haftarah - Isaiah 58:6-7)

When you come to GJC for Kol Nidre on Tuesday, October 11, from 4:30 - 5:15 p.m...


Tuna Fish  /  Creamy Peanut Butter & Jelly (Plastic Containers only)  /  Macaroni & Cheese  /  Canned Green Beans, Corn, Pastas, or Fruit  /  Hot & Cold Breakfast Cereal


Annual Meeting

Please join us for GJC's Annual Congregational Meeting, Slideshow and Songs
Wednesday, June 14 at 7:30 pm in the Charry Lobby
GJC is proud to recognize Maani Waldor and Mark Fallon 
as its Congregants of the year.
- Opening Song:  Rabbi Zeff & Nina Peskin
- Ma'ariv & D'var Torah
- Financial Report
- Dedication of 75th Anniversary Plaque
- Presentation to Congregants of the Year, Maani Waldor & Mark Fallon
- Blessing: Rabbi Zeff & Nina Peskin
- Introduction of WC & MC Officers


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