Jan 22 – Apr 20
CHUTZ-POW! Superheroes of the Holocaust is a comic book series created by the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh that honors Holocaust survivors, resistance fighters and liberators by placing stories of sacrifice, courage, and resilience at the forefront of Holocaust awareness. The exhibition, co-presented by the American Jewish Museum and the Holocaust Center, includes the 36 original...
Apr 16 – Apr 26
What is EKC’s Tush Push? The amphitheater is the core of Jewish life at Emma Kaufmann Camp. This picturesque outdoor sanctuary is where we hold Shabbat services, our weekly camp talent show and our weekly Jewish education activities. We’ve made so many improvements over the years to preserve the future of EKC—building the Wolf Aquatics Center, updating...
Apr 19
4-8 pm
Community-wide Celebration (Weather permitting, activities will occur outdoors) FREE Admission * Dietary laws observed Play, Dance, Sing, Eat and Celebrate Israel with the community! Jam to Israeli hits and enjoy a live dance performance. Help paint our Israel mural to be gifted to our Partnership2Gether regions of Karmiel and Misgav. In order to provide an environment of...
May 9
7 PM
The Forbidden Conversation Written and performed by Gili Getz A personal journey into the past and future, exploring the difficult of talking openly about Israel. A one-act play followed by a conversation. “At a time when, for American Jews, talking about Israel is so fraught and contentious Gili Getz’s Forbidden Conversation actually facilitates the conversation....
May 19 – May 20
Shavout commemorates the anniversary of the day G-d gave the Torah to the entire Israelite nation assembled at Mount Sinai some 3,300 years ago. Traditionally individuals celebrate the holiday by engaging in learning. To honor this tradition, the JCC in partnership with the Agency for Jewish Learning and the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh hosts annual...
May 30
7 pm
The Pittsburgh Jewish Community Study: Where Do We Go from Here? Featuring Rabbi Danny Schiff, Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh Foundation Scholar A panel of Jewish community leaders including: Brian Schreiber, President/CEO, JCC of Greater Pittsburgh Raimy Rubin, Manager, Pittsburgh Jewish Community Scorecard Jonathan Fischer Stacey Reibach David Weisberg Free and open to the entire Jewish Community...