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February 2020

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February
February 26 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 5, 2020

UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

  RVSP to Sara at straster@ujcvp.org  

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March 2020

01
March
March 1 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST
Williamsburg Regional Library, 515 Scotland St,
Williamsburg, Virginia 23185

Virginia Peninsula Jewish Film Festival Shoelaces Sunday, March 1st 2pm Directed by Jacob Goldwasser Israel | 100 minutes | 2018 Hebrew with English subtitles In this award-winning emotional Israeli family dramedy, surly mechanic Reuven (Doval’e Glickman, winner of Best Actor at the Israeli Ophir Awards) reluctantly takes in his exuberant adult special-needs son, Gadi (Nevo Kimchi, from MJFF 2011 Oscar-nominated film Footnote), after his ex-wife’s untimely death. As Gadi becomes accustomed to life with Reuven, Reuven’s world turns upside down from…

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02
March
March 2 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Mindful Mondays Jewish Mindfulness & Meditation Monday, March 2nd Topic: TBD Passport Members – Free! CLICK HERE to RSVP Non-Members – $10/person. CLICK HERE to RSVP & Pay Online

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04
March
March 4 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 5, 2020

UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

  RVSP to Sara at straster@ujcvp.org  

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04
March
March 4 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Save the Date for this Special Event! Lunch & Learn: Dinner Edition The Rosenwald Schools with Dr. Wesley Wilson & Ronnie Cohen, Esq. Wednesday, March 4th at 6:30pm Learn about Julius Rosenwald, his philosophy of philanthropy, his relationship with Booker T. Washington, and how he funded over 5,000 schools, which include the Woodville Schoolhouse on Route 17 in Gloucestor; and learn about the rehabilitation efforts for the Woodville Schoolhouse and the plans in place to use it as a museum…

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08
March
March 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Have some fun at the UJC Annual Family Purim Carnival! Sunday, March 8th, 2020 12-2pm Special Babies & Bagels Storytime at 1pm *Face painting   *Amusements   *Costume Contest   *Carnival Games   *Prizes *Raffle for attending a megillah reading *Lunch and Hamentashen available for purchase For more info email carmela@ujcvp.org This event is sponsored by the United Jewish Community of the Virginia Peninsula      

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10
March
March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
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One event on March 23, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 31, 2020 at 7:00 pm

UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Come to the J for some fun classes: Passport Members – FREE! Click Here to RSVP Non-Members – $12 per class or $30 for all 3 Click Here to RSVP & Pay Online

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10
March
March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
CNU, 1 Avenue of the Arts
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

American Jewish Women Film Directors: The Gamechangers in Hollywood Tuesday, March 10th, 7pm Trible Library Theater  Although Jewish women have always been part of the American film industry as actresses and screenwriters, their entry into the ranks of directors was belated.  Changes in the studio system and shifts in public attitudes towards ethnicity and women’s rights in the 1960s paved the way for the emergence of significant Jewish women directors like Joan Micklin-Silver, Claudia Weill, and Barbra Streisand who brought…

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11
March
March 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Flicks and Food: Jewish Films at the J   Arranged Wed. March 11 7pm Snacks & wine will be served. Passport Members – FREE Click Here to RSVP Non-Members – $10/person Click Here to RSVP & Pay Online

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16
March
March 16 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm EDT
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Pearl Society Diaper Party for the Greater Hampton Roads Diaper Bank Monday, March 16th 5:30pm Join the Pearls for snacks and a viewing of the short film, Period. End of Sentence. Entry Fee: Diapers! (All baby & adult diapers needed, especially baby sizes 5 & 6) The Greater Hampton Roads Diaper Bank is a non-profit organization that was created to provide emergency supplies of diapers to those in need.  Their mission is to ensure that all Hampton Roads families have…

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March
March 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Lunch & Learn – Minds In Motion Israel Wed. March 18th, 12pm The MIM program began with Jewish students at Beit Yitzhak Elementary School in 2010. By 2012, it had evolved into a collaborative experience with Arab-Israeli students at Al-Salam in the village of Qalansuwa. In 2015, for the first time ever, the classes from Beit Yitzhak and Al-Salam performed together in a culminating performance in front of an audience of 1,500. They danced together. As one. Come to the J to learn more about…

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March
March 23 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT
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One event on March 23, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 31, 2020 at 7:00 pm

UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Come to the J for some fun classes: Passport Members – FREE! Click Here to RSVP Non-Members – $12 per class or $30 for all 3 Click Here to RSVP & Pay Online

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March
March 31 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
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One event on March 23, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 31, 2020 at 7:00 pm

UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Come to the J for some fun classes: Passport Members – FREE! Click Here to RSVP Non-Members – $12 per class or $30 for all 3 Click Here to RSVP & Pay Online

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April 2020

02
April
April 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

JCC Book Club Thursday, April 2nd at 7pm Big Stone Gap by Adriana Trigiani NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER  Millions of readers around the world have fallen in love with the small town of Big Stone Gap, nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, and the story of its self-proclaimed spinster, Ave Maria Mulligan. In the series’ enchanting debut, Ave Maria reaches her thirty-fifth year and resigns herself to the single life, filling her days with hard work, fun friends, and…

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May 2020

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May
May 17 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
UJC, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA, VA 23606 United States

Save the Date! Author Talk with Pamela Nadell America’s Jewish Women, A History from Colonial Times to Today Sunday, May 17th at 2:30pm Winner of the 2019 Everett Fam­i­ly Foun­da­tion Book of the Year Award! A groundbreaking history of how Jewish women maintained their identity and influenced social activism as they wrote themselves into American history. What does it mean to be a Jewish woman in America? In a gripping historical narrative, Pamela S. Nadell weaves together the stories of…

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