62.8 F
San Diego
Thursday, May 23, 2019

Palestinians reject invitation to economic workshop in Bahrain related to peace...

The Palestinian Authority officially rejected an invitation by the United States on Wednesday to attend an economic workshop in the Bahrain’s capital, Manama, next month related...

Is it Ilhan Omar’s Democratic Party now?

Austin is a Texas college town better known these days for its trend-setting music scene...

How to get started on your memoir

Have you ever wanted to write a memoir or a family history, but simply had...

Hanan Ashrawi, friend of terror

Hanan Ashrawi is a senior official of an organization that includes in its ranks those...

At this year’s Eurovision, it was really Israel up on stage

The Eurovision Song Contest may be over for this year, but as the stage in...

Saving America: Donald Trump Is the Symptom, Not the Illness

Despite endless reassurances to the contrary, America’s core problems can never be fixed by ritualized...

Iran’s proxy war is the real problem

Sunday night’s landing of a Katyusha rocket less than half a mile from the U.S....

Other Languages

El sekreto de ser feliz

Antes munchos anyos biviya en la Indiya un savyo ke diziyan teniya un kofre majiko. Kon los sekretos ke aviya dentro este kofre, el...

“Words of the Week” – Plumbing

plumbing // די אינסטאַלאַציע // DI INSTALÁTsYE ------ clog the drain: פֿאַרשטאָ֜פּן די רערן drain: די אָ֜פּרינרער, ־ן drain stopper: דער אָ֜פּצי־פּראָפּן, ־ס drip: קאַ֜פּע|ן; טריפֿן; דרי֜פּע|ן faucet: דער קראַן,...

Jewish Agora

[td_block_social_counter custom_title=”FOLLOW US” style=”style8 td-social-boxed td-social-font-icons” facebook=”jewishwebsite” twitter=”jewishwebsight” rss=”36″ facebook_app_id=”204769123321263″ facebook_security_key=”a7b4cd344d60bc6b994141f685dc6f69″ facebook_access_token=”204769123321263|JEMfv10RbFKgmXAhIJbwGuZtrUg”]

Upcoming Events

Apr
2
Tue
10:00 am 2019 Yiddish Pedagogy Program
2019 Yiddish Pedagogy Program
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – Jul 21 @ 11:00 am
2019 Yiddish Pedagogy Program
The Yiddish Book Center is pleased to announce that applications for the 2019 Yiddish Pedagogy Program are now open. The program is designed to train Yiddish teachers in communicative language pedagogy, provide them with resources[...]
May
23
Thu
all-day “Yiddish for Beginners” class se...
“Yiddish for Beginners” class se...
May 23 all-day
“Yiddish for Beginners” class series focused on conversational Yiddish II
“Yiddish for Beginners” class series focused on conversational Yiddish and will include everyday greetings, common idioms, and the very basics of grammar. We will also learn a few Yiddish songs. There will be 6 sessions[...]
May
24
Fri
all-day Intensive Yiddish Weekend in NYC...
Intensive Yiddish Weekend in NYC...
May 24 – May 27 all-day
Intensive Yiddish Weekend in NYC for Adv-Int + Advanced Students
Dr. Sheva Zucker will be offering an intensive Yiddish weekend for intermediate-advanced and advanced Yiddish students. This will be a total immersion experience with one of the foremost Yiddish teachers in America. The weekend will consist of[...]
May
30
Thu
12:00 pm Tomorrow’s Stars Sing Jewish Disney
Tomorrow’s Stars Sing Jewish Disney
May 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Tomorrow's Stars Sing Jewish Disney
Description Favourite classic Disney songs from Mary Poppins to Aladdin and beyond were written by Jewish songwriters. In this uplifting hour, exceptional young artists from Bravo Academy for the Performing Arts present these treasures. Just[...]
Jun
8
Sat
7:30 pm La Jolla Symphony & Chorus Linea...
La Jolla Symphony & Chorus Linea...
Jun 8 @ 7:30 pm – Jun 9 @ 2:00 pm
La Jolla Symphony & Chorus Lineage Season: Remembrance of Things Past
June 8 @ 7:30pm – June 9 @ 2:00pm, 2019 Michael Gerdes, guest conductor Maurice Ravel La Valse Charles Ives From Hanover Square North Samuel Barber Adagio for Strings Ralph Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem George Butterworth The Banks of[...]
Jun
16
Sun
3:00 pm Yiddish Flavors of Love: A Music...
Yiddish Flavors of Love: A Music...
Jun 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Yiddish Flavors of Love: A Musical Celebration
SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, June 16, 2019, 3:00 p.m., Merkin Concert Hall, NYC OUR SPRING 2019 GALA CONCERT Yiddish Flavors of Love: A Musical Celebration ENGLISH SUPERTITLES The perfect Father’s Day gift!
11:22 pm Tickets now on sale: “Yiddish Fl... @ Merkin Concert Hall
Tickets now on sale: “Yiddish Fl... @ Merkin Concert Hall
Jun 16 @ 11:22 pm – 11:37 pm
Tickets now on sale: "Yiddish Flavors of Love: A Musical Celebration", 6/16/19 NYC @ Merkin Concert Hall
YIDDISH FLAVORS OF LOVE: A MUSICAL CELEBRATION performed by The Jewish People’s Philharmonic Chorus / JPPC Binyumen Schaechter, Conductor Seth Weinstein, Pianist ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS PROVIDED Merkin Concert Hall, 129 West 67th Street, New York City[...]
Jul
1
Mon
3:09 pm About the Great Jewish Books Sum...
About the Great Jewish Books Sum...
Jul 1 @ 3:09 pm – Aug 2 @ 4:09 pm
About the Great Jewish Books Summer Program
Session 1: July 21–26, 2019 Session 2: July 28–August 2, 2019 Apply now At the Yiddish Book Center’s Great Jewish Books Summer Program, rising high school juniors and seniors read selections from important works of[...]
Aug
5
Mon
9:00 am Workshop on Teaching Yiddish
Workshop on Teaching Yiddish
Aug 5 @ 9:00 am – Aug 9 @ 10:00 am
Workshop on Teaching Yiddish
Workshop on Teaching Yiddish August 5–9, 2019 During the week after the Summer Program ends, participants interested in issues of teaching Yiddish will spend a week of study, discussion, and demonstration. To be addressed: general[...]

MUSIC

Cantor Moshe Ganchoff, Pulitzer Prize-Winner Julia Wolfe, A Jazz Schwing, and...

Cantor Moshe Ganchoff reflects on a life in the cantorate. Interview by Neil W. Levin, Jacob Mendelsohn, Nathan Lam, Alberto Mizrahi, Noah Schall, and...