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October 2018

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October
October 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
United Jewish Community, 401 City Center Blvs
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Tuesday, October 23rd, at 7:00 PM Archaeology of Virginia’s Invisible Century, 1607-1699 with Nick Luccketti of the James River Institute for Archaeology. Free to UJC Members | Non-Members $5 Members RSVP TO JENNIFER@UJCVP.ORG | Non-Members Click Here to RSVP & Pay Online Join Nick Luccketti, Principal Investigator and Archaeologist of the James River Institute for Archaeology, Inc., as he takes you on a virtual quest to unearth the Commonwealth’s hidden historical treasures! With only a handful of above ground structures,…

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November 2018

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November
November 5 @ 12:00 pm - November 9 @ 12:00 pm EST

Jewish Book Month November 2nd – December 2nd Adult, YA & Children Books available for sale during the UJC Book Fair: Nov. 5th 12PM – 5PM Nov 6th and 7th 9AM – 5PM Nov 8th 9AM – 7PM* Nov 9th 9AM – 12PM at the United Jewish Community of the Virginia Peninsula Thursday, November 8th from 5:30PM -7:00PM Free – Free – Free Anyone can stop in that evening for a special price to stuff a bag with adult books…

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November
November 8 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm EST

Coffee House Crafts at the  Jewish Book Fair Thursday, November 8th from 5:30PM -7:00PM Stop by and Make an Awesome Book-themed craft! FREE – FREE – FREE Email Sara for more info – straster@ujcvp.org

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November
November 11

GLOBAL DAY OF JEWISH LEARNING November 11, 2018 Join in for all day webcast event!   Rabbi Steinsaltz’s mission is to “Let My People Know,” and he has committed his life’s work to making Jewish texts more accessible. The Global Day ON AIR propels this vision forward in a digital age. Go to https://www.theglobalday.org/videos/ and search the listings for speakers’ names, topic keywords or locations. Click the timezone icon  to see when this will be LIVE.

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November
November 13 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST

  Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 12 PM Protect yourself from the flu this season! Come to the UJC to get your flu shot. **Make sure to bring your insurance card with you** Email straster@ujcvp.org if you’d like to sign up for a flu shot

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November
November 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST

  Come Celebrate Jewish Book Month! Thursday, November 15th 3:00PM – 4:00PM Storytime for ages 2-8 Barnes & Noble New Town Shops  5101 Main Street  Williamsburg, VA 23188 Contact Jennifer for more information

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November
November 15 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST

Lunch & Learn: Dinner Edition with Lisa Ziegler Thursday, November 15th at 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Cool-season gardening with hardy annuals isn’t a new idea—but rekindled from the days of our grandparents when a garden was a part of everyday life. Lisa Ziegler introduces the cool-season concept, when and what to plant, where to locate for the earliest blooming, setting it up for low maintenance and how to keep the blooms coming into summer. Lisa’s book Cool Flowers was…

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November
November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST

What: PJ Our Way Art and Game Night When: Saturday, November 17th 7pm-9pm Where: UJC, 401 City Center Blvd, Newport News Play Fun Games to get you moving and do a great take home art project to get ready for Thanksgiving (We will be playing with fire!). For Who: All 4th-7th Graders. Cost: UJC Members Free; Non-Members $10 per first child $5 for each additional child. Members RSVP to Jennifer@ujcvp.org and/or Non-member pay online by 3 days prior Save the…

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November
November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST

Thank G-d it’s JCCY! Saturday, November 17th 7-9 PM UJC Gym RSVP Jessi Malkin: jmalkin@ujcvp.org

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November
November 17 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm EST

Bagels & Fraylox Klezmer Band will play on Saturday, November 17, 7:30-10:30PM at the Triangle, 601 Prince George St., Williamsburg. How often can you hear songs rich in energy and emotion sung in Yiddish?  The five-piece band of clarinets, saxophone, accordion, upright bass and percussion specializes in Klezmer, the traditional music of eastern European Jews that was performed at weddings and other life celebrations.  Klezmer’s roots are a mixture of the lyrical haunting melodies of the cantor and of the…

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November
November 18 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am EST

  Sunday Nov. 18th at 10:45am Do a fun Craft for thanksgiving! Visit with other parents as your child plays with age-appropriate toys and talk about topics relevant to this age group. 10:45am-11:45am at the Sarfan Center in the Infant and Toddler classrooms. FREE for Members – RSVP to Jennifer@ujcvp.org Non Members Parents: $5  

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November
November 27 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm EST

Giving Tuesday 2018 at the UJC Entering its seventh year, #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, after the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. Since its inaugural year in 2012, #GivingTuesday has become a movement that celebrates and supports giving and philanthropy… Here at the UJCVP…

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November
November 28 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm EST

Professorship in Jewish Studies Candidates- Meet & Greet The UJC has been asked to host community meetings for the four finalists for the Bertram and Gladys Aaron Professorship in Jewish Studies position at Christopher Newport University and provide feedback to the University to assist in the hiring process.   You have been invited to meet a candidate finalist Wednesday, November 28th, at 5:30 PM, at the UJC. During the hour “meet and greet”, the candidate will make a presentation and we…

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November
November 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

POSTPONED – POSTPONED – POSTPONED – POSTPONED Lets’ craft up some journal covers with simple hand embroidery! Wednesday, November 28th at 7 PM FREE for Program Passport Members – Email your RSVP $5 for Non-Members RSVP and Pay Online Suggested age group: 12 y.o. – Adult Who doesn’t like journal notebooks? They are the perfect size to throw in a bag to keep your To Do list! Or, really cute to give as a gift. Below are some examples but…

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November
November 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST

UJC Israel Series Program: Friends of the Israel Defense Forces Lone Soldier: Lunch & Learn Friday, November 30th 12pm What is a Lone soldier you ask… Lone Soldiers are the determined young men and women from all over the world who choose to leave the comfort of their homes and families to become proud IDF soldiers. While most soldiers are able to lean on their loved ones, Lone Soldiers have no immediate family in Israel, or a warm and loving…

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December 2018

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December
December 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST
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December
December 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm UTC+0
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December
December 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

JEWISH HERITAGE NIGHT WITH THE NORFOLK ADMIRALS Saturday evening December 8th – 7:00 PM Norfolk Admirals vs Manchester Monarchs at Norfolk Scope Arena 201 E Brambleton Ave, Norfolk, VA HIGHLIGHTS •Grand Menorah Lighting on the ICE • Teddy bear toss for Tzedakah (BYOBear to donate😊) • Post Game skate with the players •Latkes and Donut Food Sales •Doors open at 6:00pm; Puck drop 7:00pm Discount UJCVP/CEVO Group Tickets at https://fevo.me/2PoMngn Contact Jennifer@ujcvp.org or Rachelt213@gmail.com for questions.

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December
December 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

Hannukah at New Town, Williamsburg CANCELLED – CANCELLED –  Celebrate the last night of Hannukah at New Town! Go the Gazebo on Main Street to celebrate! Hannukah Activities, Raffle Prizes, Games for Children. Rob Weinberg will be our featured musician, playing guitar and leading us in Chanukah songs at Newtown Hannukah! Cost: Free Use 5143 Main St. Williamsburg VA, 23188 for directions

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December
December 11 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm EST

** Please Note – gluten free cake will be available with advanced notice ** *** RSVP WILL END MONDAY, DEC. 1OTH AT 10 AM ***

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