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Let Me Be Myself: The Life Story of Ann Frank

Holocaust Memorial Resource & Education Center 851 North Maitland Ave., Maitland

Through pictures, artifacts, scale models, video, and narrative, Let Me Be Myself offers an insider's view of Ann Frank's life, from her birth in 1929 to her death in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in 1945, at the age of 15. Visitors will learn about the Frank's family's insulated life in hiding juxtaposed against a world […]

Free

BIKE RIDE

FL

This is a COS Men’s Club sponsored bike ride that leaves from the Seminole Wekieva Trailhead on the 1st Sunday of the month except where there is a conflict and […]

Free

Melton – Beyond Borders: The History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict – Part 1

Senior Lounge, Roth JCC 851 N Maitland Ave., Maitland

This 9-week course explores the history of the conflict from the inception of the Jewish Aliyah in the 1800s through the Six-Day War. Course material is designed to encourage discussion and debate, and to challenge students to appreciate the basis of the conflicting historical claims made by all sides in the conflict. The complexity of […]

$250.00

Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Orlando monthly meeting

Senior Lounge, Roth JCC 851 N Maitland Ave., Maitland

Do you know where your ancestors came from? Do you know your family history? Join the members of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Orlando discussing and sharing the resources, tools, and tips they use to uncover their families’ past and find new cousins. Meetings are the first Tuesday of the month, September – June. […]

The Tribe Happy Hour

TBA FL

Join The Tribe for a happy hour where you can mingle with new friends and catch up with old ones! *Get a free drink if this is your first event, or if you bring someone new to the event.

Israeli-Palestinian Peace prospects: A View from the Palestinian street

Roth Family JCC Auditorium 851 North Maitland Avenue, Maitland

An Evening with Keith Dvorchik, Executive Director of the Jewish Federation of Greater Orlando and CEO of The Roth Family JCC, and Central Florida Hillel CEO Aaron Weil as they discuss their recent meetings in the West Bank with senior Palestinian leaders and residents of the West Bank (Judea and Samaria).

Dessert and Discussion

JOIN House 109 Water Oak Lane, Altamonte Springs

Participate in an inspiration discussion and enjoy delicious kosher desserts.

$10

Vedem Underground: The Secret Magazine of the Terezin Ghetto

Holocaust Memorial Resource & Education Center 851 North Maitland Ave., Maitland

Created by Rina Taraseiskey, Michael Murphy and Danny King In 1942, a secret society of teenage boys set out to defy the Third Reich’s ban on free speech and undermine the propaganda machine behind the regime’s biggest hoax by launching what would become the longest-running underground magazine regularly produced by Nazi camp prisoners. Vedem, which […]

Free

Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope

Winter PArk Community Center 721 W New England Ave, Winter Park

Join us as we screen the documentary RESILIENCE and delve into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and a new movement to treat and prevent toxic stress. Partnership with The Winter Park Public Library, City of Winter Park Parks & Recreation, Bridging the Color Divide, Hannibal Square Heritage Center, and the Peace & Justice […]

Free

Against All Odds – How One Jew Took on the Soviet System

Nate's Shul 1701 Markham Woods Rd, Longwood

An amazing story of Jewish Heroism! Come hear Yosef Mendelevich, a former Soviet Refusnik and Prisoner of Zion tell how one Jew took on the Soviet system. As a student he tried to hijack a Soviet airliner, and was imprisoned for eleven years in the Soviet Gulag with his friend Natan Sharansky.

$10 – $2019

‘Against all Odds’ with Special Guest Rabbi Yosef Mendelovich

Chabad Jewish Center 708 Lake Howell Rd, Maitland

Fascinating story of How one Jew stood up to the Soviets and KGB. A heroic story of Faith, Courage and Survival. In 1970, at age 22, already a veteran of the Jewish underground, Yosef Mendelevich made news around the world with a attempt to escape the Soviet Union with a group of Jews on a […]

$18.

Tizmoret A Capella Concert at Temple Israel

Temple Israel 50 S. Moss Road, Winter Springs

Temple Israel is proud to host Queens College Hillel’s a capella group Tizmoret on Tuesday, January 14 from 7 to 8 p.m. The concert will take place in the Roth Social Hall, followed by a dessert reception, where attendees can also meet the performers. Tizmoret draws singers from colleges throughout the New York City area. […]

$10

The Taghyeer (Change) Movement – A Palestinian National Nonviolence Movement empowering Palestinian Communities in the Face of Occupation

Roth Family JCC Auditorium 851 North Maitland Avenue, Maitland

Come hear Ali Abu-Awwad, the founder of the Taghyeer (Change) movement talk about his journey, dream and vision to build a grassroots movement through nonviolence in action to better Palestinian lives and forge a path to freedom.  Taghyeer is equipping hundreds of emerging Palestinian leaders and activists to build trust and capacity through asserting a […]

Getting into Getting Bolder

The Roth Family Jewish Community Center 851 North Maitland Ave., Maitland

Getting Into Getting Bolder meeting. This group is aimed at women over the age of 50 who are interested in discussing and exploring how to navigate this next chapter of our lives. This month we are focused on Meditation and Spirituality.  We will have a guest speaker, Yoga teacher Terri Spears who will lead us […]

JFGO Board Meeting

The Roth Family Jewish Community Center 851 North Maitland Ave., Maitland

TOP Life & Legacy Celebration

Congregation Ohev Shalom

TOP Jewish Foundation celebrates all community members who have made a legacy commitment to one or more of our community partners. Contact: Beth Levin Email: info@topjewishfoundation.org Phone: (813) 961-9090

Free

The Secret Jewish History of Coffee|An Evening with the Caffeinated Rabbi

FL

-Discover the Jewish history, Halachic discussions and Kabbalistic meaning behind coffee. -Learn how to start drinking a better coffee. -Compare tastes of four different commercial and specialty coffees. -Experince coffee brewed with seven different methods. Brooklyn born, Rabbi Moishy Korf AKA The Caffeinated Rabbi, started out drinking instant coffee just to stay awake during his […]