Taste of Seekers Family Art Workshop

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We invite registered and prospective families to come have a taste of Seekers Holistic Hebrew School at this interactive art-based learning program! Dinner will be followed by a collage workshop led by artist Michal Nachmany. In preparation for Rosh Hashanah, we will be finding inspiration in the concept of hazar, in all its variations: recycle, Continue Reading »

In the Realm of Repentance: Teshuvah and Transformation

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Locations given upon registration Repentance (teshuvah) doesn’t happen in a day.  The power of teshuvah comes with practice. Our ancient rabbis understood this well; that is why they designated the entire Hebrew month of Elul, the month before Rosh Hashanah, to immerse oneself in this complex process that include various stages:  Recognition, Regret, Revelation, Repair, Continue Reading »

Cinema to Move Your Heart, Your Mind, and Our Community: COOKED

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  COOKED: Survival by Zip Code This film explores the long-term impact of segregation and what happens when extreme racial and economic disparity converges with the climate crisis. Beloved member Judith Helfand, a Peabody Award Winning Filmmaker by day, uses her unique sense of humor and social justice as the narrator. While this film focuses on Continue Reading »

Preparing for the High Holidays: Cinema to Move Your Heart, Your Mind, and Our Community

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JCC Manhattan – 334 Amsterdam Ave. This film explores the long-term impact of segregation and what happens when extreme racial and economic disparity converges with the climate crisis. Our beloved member Judith Helfand, who is a Peabody Award Winning Filmmaker by day, uses her unique sense of humor and social justice as the narrator. While this Continue Reading »