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August 2020

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August
August 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm EDT
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Red Cross Blood Drive in the UJC Gym Mon. August 17th Tues. August 18th 10am-3pm Click HERE to Schedule an Appointment *walk-ins will not be admitted *Additional donor screening, social distancing, and decontamination methods will be in place during the blood drives. Questions? Email Sara Traster  

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August
August 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
401 City Center Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

ZOOMovies Thurs. August 20th 7pm How To Make It To The Promised Land (2014) Summer camp gets really strange for 15-year-old Lizzie when she is forced to play a Holocaust role-play game. Written and directed by Sam Zalutsky   samuel-613 (2015) The story of Shmilu, a Hasidic Jew in crisis, torn between his community and the romantic possibilities of trendy East London. Written and directed by Billy Lumby     Click HERE to join the Zoom program Questions? Email Jessi…

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August
August 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

The UJCVP Community Relations Council joins with Virginia Jewish Communities for VOTING IN VIRGINIA Sun. Aug. 23rd, 7pm This past session, the Virginia General Assembly made numerous changes to the voting laws to provide voters with opportunities to cast their ballots, from allowing no-excuse absentee voting to repealing photo ID requirements and more.  ZOOM with our UJC as well as Jewish Communities from Richmond and Northern Virginia and hear from Delegate Marcus Simon and Delegate Carrie Coyner as they discuss those changes and what to expect as…

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August
August 26 @ 8:30 pm - 10:45 pm EDT
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

UJCinema Presents: Dough (2015, Not Rated, 1h 34min) – An old Jewish baker struggles to keep his business afloat until his young Muslim apprentice drops cannabis in the dough and sends sales sky high. Wednesday, Aug. 26th 8:30pm Passport Members – FREE / Non-Members – $10/family RSVPs REQUIRED – SPACE IS LIMITED! Email Jessi Malkin   Bring your own lawn chairs/blankets, drinks, and bug spray. We will provide the popcorn. NO ALCOHOL ALLOWED

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August
August 29 @ 8:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Saturday Night Lights: Havdalah in the Parking Lot Aug. 29th @ 8:30pm Join us in the JCC parking lot for a socially distanced Havdalah ceremony followed by a special ice cream treat! *At the UJC we are serious about Pikuach Nefesh: the Value of Saving a Life. Anyone on our Campus for this program MUST adhere to mask-wearing & significant social distancing. SPACE IS LIMITED – RSVP TO: STRASTER@UJCVP.ORG The coronavirus (COVID-19), has been declared a worldwide pandemic by the…

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September 2020

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September
September 11 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Clean out your closet of kids or adult shoes, in any condition, any size, and drop them off at the UJCVP! For more info, contact Sarah Barnett

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September
September 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
401 City Center Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Book Fest In Your Living Room Presents: Fredrik Backman, Anxious People: A Novel In Conversation with Holly Firfer, TV Journalist ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Friday, Sept. 11th @ 2pm   Program Passport Members – FREE TICKET! *Free access for $6 ticket NOT for $36 ticket + book Email Linda for your Access Code Non-Members – $6 for one virtual ticket or $36 for one virtual ticket + one signed copy of Anxious People (includes shipping) Click Here…

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September
September 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
401 City Center Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Cooking with Carmela: Annual Challah Baking via Zoom Just in time for Rosh Hashanah! Sunday, Sept. 13th @ 1pm Ingredient List: 6 cups bread flour 2 packets yeast 1/4 cup oil 2 cups warm water 6 tsp sugar 6 egg yolks honey, raisins & cocoa powder optional large mixing bowl mixing spools or vinyl gloves   CLICK HERE to join the Zoom Program Questions? Email Carmela Malkin-Kuhn

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September
September 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
401 City Center Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Book Fest In Your Living Room Presents: Ruth Ware In Conversation with David Baldacci “The Agatha Christie of our generation.” —David Baldacci, #1 New York Times bestselling author ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Monday, Sept. 14th @ 2pm   Program Passport Members – FREE TICKET! *Free access for $6 ticket NOT for $36 ticket + book Email Linda for your Access Code Non-Members – $6 for one virtual ticket or $36 for one virtual ticket + one copy…

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September
September 15 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
401 City Center Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Book Fest In Your Living Room Presents: Fred Guttenberg, Find the Helpers: What 9/11 and Parkland Taught Me About Recovery, Purpose, and Hope In Conversation with Holly Firfer, TV Jouralist   ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Tuesday, Sept. 15th @ 8pm   FREE Virtual Ticket Click Here to Register  “Always look for the helpers. There will always be helpers. Because if you look for the helpers, you’ll know there’s hope.” —Fred Rogers, interview with Television Academy, 1999 Fred…

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September
September 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
401 City Center Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Book Fest In Your Living Room Presents: Ken Follett,The Evening and the Morning In Conversation with Erica Jong, New York Times Bestselling Author ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Wednesday, Sept. 16th @ 1pm   Ticket: $42 – 1 virtual ticket + signed* copy of The Evening and the Morning (includes shipping) * There is a limited number of signed books given on a first-come, first-serve basis. Click Here to Register Thirty years ago, Ken Follett, the #1 New…

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September
September 23 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
401 City Center Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Book Fest In Your Living Room Presents: Jodi Picoult, The Book of Two Ways In Conversation with Judy Blume, New York Times Bestselling Author and Owner, Books & Books, Key West ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Wednesday, Sept. 23rd @ 8pm   Ticket: $36 – One virtual ticket + one signed* copy of The Book of Two Ways (includes shipping) * There is a limited number of signed books given on a first-come, first-serve basis. Click Here to Register…

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September
September 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
401 City Center Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Jewish Mindfulness and Meditation, On Tuesday! September 29th 7pm Join us for our virtual Jewish mindfulness and meditation class, led by Judie Kavit. This month’s meditations will be be focused on introspection since we will be meeting between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, The Days of Awe. To Join the Zoom program, CLICK HERE Questions? Email Jessi Malkin

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September
September 30 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
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September
September 30 @ 7:00 pm EDT

ZOOMovies: An Animated Short & Discussion Wednesday, Sept. 30th @ 7pm 2000 Year Old Man (1975) Not Rated, 24 mins An old Brooks-Reiner comedy routine, turned into a half-hour animated TV special. Reiner, a TV reporter, interviews Brooks, a man claiming to be 2000 years old. The interview consists of a series of questions regarding the history of the world. Join us as we honor the late great Carl Reiner with a viewing and discussion of his 1975 animated short,…

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September
September 30 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
401 City Center Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Book Fest In Your Living Room Presents: Deepak Chopra, Total Meditation: Practices In Living the Awakened Life With guest host Nadia Bilchik, CNN Editorial Producer ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Wednesday, Sept. 30th @ 8pm   Tickets: $31 virtual ticket + one signed copy of Total Meditation (includes shipping from A Cappella Books) Click Here to Register  “Meditation is not a way of making your mind quiet. It is a way of entering into the quiet that…

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October 2020

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October
October 1 @ 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm EDT
401 City Center Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Nobody Wants Us PBS Premiere Thur. October 1st 10pm In the new 1-hour PBS version, the film showcases UJC’s Sara Traster as the voice of Sallie Rome Morewitz, Sally Morewitz Seltzer as the voice of Elise Margolius, and Steve Seltzer as the voice of JL Morewitz. In September 1940, three teenagers were trapped on a steamship in the port of Hampton Roads, Virginia. Along with 83 other exhausted refugees, they were hoping to be allowed on American soil — where…

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October
October 2 @ 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm EDT
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Sukkot in a Box Friday, October 2nd 5-5:30pm Pull up to the J to get your box with all the things you’ll need to celebrate Sukkot at home! Take your box home to enjoy and send us your pictures! *Anyone who submits a photo will be entered to win a gift card. Please RSVP to Jessi Malkin *Supplies are limited*

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October
October 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
401 City Center Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Mindful Monday Theme: Balance October 12th, 7pm CLICK HERE to join the Zoom program Questions? Email Jessi Malkin

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October
October 13 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm EDT
UJCVP, 401 City Center Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

Red Cross Blood Drive in the UJC Gym Tues. October 13 10am-3pm   Click HERE to Schedule an Appointment *walk-ins will not be admitted *Additional donor screening, social distancing, and decontamination methods will be in place during the blood drives. All blood donations will be tested for COVD19 Questions? Email Sara Traster

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