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Film Festival Opens With Celebration Of Civil Rights Era Cooperation

By Julie Sherman

While Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was the face of the '60s Civil Rights era, less remembered are the Jewish leaders who backed his efforts at racial equality and harmony, who walked with him in Selma, who spoke with him at the March on Washington, and who even presided over…

Artist Residency Program Returns to JCC in 2021

By Cheryl Yablon

The last four years, the JCC Senior Adult Club participated in an “Artist Residency Program.”  The first year (2017) the program was facilitated by Jump Street, Arts in Education.  Jump Street worked in partnership with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts to place pr…

Escape Your Winter Doldrums With An Early Film Festival Season!

By Julie Sherman

 

The Edward S. Finkelstein Harrisburg Jewish Film Festival has brought its May 2021 season forward, in the hopes of brightening up the dreary months of winter for our community.

It will be our second, and - vaccine-willing - our last fully virtual outing, which will beg…

Artist Residency Program Returns to JCC in 2021

By Cheryl yablon

The last four years, the JCC Senior Adult Club participated in an “Artist Residency Program.”  The first year (2017) the program was facilitated by Jump Street, Arts in Education.  Jump Street worked in partnership with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts to place pr…

Senior Adult Club Holiday Update 2020

By Cheryl Yablon

High Holidays are over, the leaves are falling and as times marches on we are nearing my favorite holiday of Thanksgiving.  As those of you that have been members of the Senior Adult Club for a while, you know that our Senior Adult Thanksgiving Membership Drive luncheon ha…