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Tikkun Olam @GJC Upcoming Events

Spiritual Journeys of Resistance
Saturday, September 16, 1:00 PM.  Dorshei Derekh hosts a conversation with leaders of NW Philly Indivisible.

Pack and Deliver Food for Rosh Hashanah to Those in Need
Sunday, September 17, 8:30 AM - 1 PM.  Join GJC Mens Club at the Jewish Relief Agency's northeast Philadelphia warehouse (10980 Dutton Road, adjacent to the NE Airport).  For more information contact Jim Meyer.

Kol Nidrei Food Drive
Friday, September 29, 5-6 PM.  Bring specified food items or a check to Philabundance to drop off on your way to Kol Nidrei services.

Pluralism in Action: Talking Respectfully about Divisive Issues
Saturday, September 30, 2:30  PM.  Yom Kippur Oscar Bregman Memorial Program with Chris Satullo with Rev. Sandra L. Strauss.  The nation's political discourse is in crisis. Debate by insult. Online trolls. Toxic tweets. People hunkered down in partisan silos where assumptions harden. What can be done? Can communities of faith become places where respectful dialogue takes root and flowers, where we blaze a trail out of the poisonous wilderness?

Sanctuary Cities and Sanctuary Spaces: Sacred Space in Judaism
Tuesdays, October 3, 10, and 17 at 7 PM.  Rabbi Zeff teaches this adult education course.

Dorshei Derekh Learning and Conversation about New Sanctuary Movement
Saturday, October 21, 2017, 1:00 PM

Philadelphia as a Sanctuary City
Saturday, December 9, 1:00 PM.  Dorshei Derekh's 11th Annual Stefan Presser Memorial Shabbat.