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September 2020

JFS Parenting Program: Toddlers

September 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 16, 2020

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Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Toddlers (1-3 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Promote their child's language development Help children learn to manage their emotions Encourage children's social skills and independence Establish effective routines Connect with a peer support community Wednesdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 16 - December 16 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Deepak Chopra, Total Meditation: Practices In Living the Awakened Life

September 30 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Deepak Chopra, Total Meditation: Practices In Living the Awakened Life Wednesday, September 30 at 8:00pm With guest host Nadia Bilchik, CNN Editorial Producer ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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October 2020

JFS Parenting Program: Babies

October 1 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 19, 2020

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Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Babies (0-12 months old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Help their babies feel loved and secure Understand and communicate with their baby Promote babies' healthy development Connect with a support community Thursdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 17 - November 19 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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My Jewish Baseball Odyssey

October 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Join Rabbi Adam Rosenbaum of Temple Beth Tzedek for a converstaion with Jon de Marte, Chicago Cubs pitching prospect and member of the Israeli National Baseball Team.  Jon's professional baseball journey is a powerful story of determination and passion, including in 2019 when he helped the Israeli National Baseball Team earn the first spot at the Tokyo Olympics. Q&A session will follow! REGISTER HERE: bit.ly/jondemarte All registrants will receive a link for the program 24 hours in advance. Questions?  Need…

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Erev Sukkot

October 2
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One event on October 2, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on September 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

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Sukkot is a weeklong Jewish festival that comes five days after Yom Kippur. Sukkot celebrates the gathering of the harvest and many Jews celebrate by eating (and some even sleeping) in a foliage-covered booth (known as a sukkah).

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Sukkot Day 1

October 3
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One event on October 3, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on September 21, 2021 at 12:00 am

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Sukkot is a weeklong Jewish festival that comes five days after Yom Kippur. Sukkot celebrates the gathering of the harvest and many Jews celebrate by eating (and some even sleeping) in a foliage-covered booth (known as a sukkah).

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Sukkot Day 2

October 4
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One event on October 4, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on September 22, 2021 at 12:00 am

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Sukkot is a weeklong Jewish festival that comes five days after Yom Kippur. Sukkot celebrates the gathering of the harvest and many Jews celebrate by eating (and some even sleeping) in a foliage-covered booth (known as a sukkah).

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Sukkot Intermediate Days

October 5 - October 9
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One event on October 5, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on September 23, 2021 at 12:00 am

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Sukkot is a weeklong Jewish festival that comes five days after Yom Kippur. Sukkot celebrates the gathering of the harvest and many Jews celebrate by eating (and some even sleeping) in a foliage-covered booth (known as a sukkah).

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Racial Justice Working Group

October 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on October 5, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on October 19, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 2, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 30, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2020 at 4:00 pm

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All meetings will be 4:00-5:00 PM and held Virtually. Next Meetings: Monday Sept 14th Monday October 5th (Note Sept 28th is Yom Kippur) Monday October 19th Monday November 2nd Monday November 16th Monday November 30th Monday December 14th If needed, Monday December 21st

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Eric Furda and Jacques Steinberg, The College Conversation: A Practical Companion for Parents to Guide Their Children Along the Path to Higher Education

October 5 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Eric Furda and Jacques Steinberg, The College Conversation: A Practical Companion for Parents to Guide Their Children Along the Path to Higher Education Monday, October 5 at 8:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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JFS Parenting Program: Preschoolers

October 6 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 15, 2020

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Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Preschoolers (3-6 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Support their child to make friends and succeed in school Help children manage their emotions Increase cooperation and reduce behavior problems Encourage their child's independence Connect with a peer support community Tuesdays, 12-2 PM via Zoom - September 15 - December 15 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll:…

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Casey Cep, Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee

October 6 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Casey Cep, Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee Tuesday, October 6 at 8:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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BJF Executive Committee Meeting

October 7 @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm
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One event on May 12, 2020 at 11:45 am

One event on September 10, 2020 at 11:45 am

One event on October 7, 2020 at 11:45 am

One event on November 11, 2020 at 11:45 am

One event on December 17, 2020 at 11:45 am

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11:45 AM: Lunch Noon - 1:30 PM: Meeting Wednesday, March 4, 2020: JCC Benderson Building, Board Room Tuesday, May 12, 2020: JCC Benderson Building, Room 205 Thursday, September 10, 2020: TBD Wednesday, October 7, 2020: TBD Wednesday, November 11, 2020: TBD Thursday, December 17, 2020: TBD

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JFS Parenting Program: Toddlers

October 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 16, 2020

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Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Toddlers (1-3 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Promote their child's language development Help children learn to manage their emotions Encourage children's social skills and independence Establish effective routines Connect with a peer support community Wednesdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 16 - December 16 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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CJEL Leadership Council

October 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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One event on January 14, 2021 at 4:00 pm

One event on April 13, 2021 at 4:00 pm

One event on July 20, 2021 at 4:00 pm

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Adult Hebrew – Intermediate – 1st Semester

October 7 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

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This intermediate level Hebrew course is to further develop skills for those who already know the Hebrew alphabet and can read several words and phrases. The focus of this course is on Hebrew prayer. Must have taken the Beginning Hebrew class and have the ability to read alef-bet Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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NCJ Mussar – Fall 2020

October 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on October 21, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 4, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 18, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 2, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 16, 2020 at 7:00 pm

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Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices that have evolved over the past thousand years. Through Mussar, we work on our own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to cultivate inner traits, Middot in Hebrew. This program includes group and partner text study, meditation, and daily practices. This program is geared towards individuals ages 21 - 36 years old. Facilitated by Mike Steklof Cost: Free Dates: Wednesday, October 7: Meet in person in Sukkah Wednesday, October 21 Wednesday, November…

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Adult Hebrew – Beginners – 1st Semester

October 7 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

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This basic introductory Hebrew reading course is for beginners interested in learning the Hebrew alphabet, grammar and vocabulary with a focus on reading prayers for Shabbat, synagogue services and traditional blessings. No previous experience necessary. Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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JFS Parenting Program: Babies

October 8 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 19, 2020

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Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Babies (0-12 months old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Help their babies feel loved and secure Understand and communicate with their baby Promote babies' healthy development Connect with a support community Thursdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 17 - November 19 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Youth/Family Professionals Meeting

October 8 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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One event on October 8, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 5, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 3, 2020 at 4:00 pm

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Organized by the Center for Jewish Engagement and Learning Thursday, September 10 (teen leaders included) Thursday, October 8 Thursday, November 5 (teen leaders included) Thursday, December 3

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Colin Quinn, Overstated: A Coast-to-Coast Roast of the 50 States

October 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Colin Quinn, Overstated: A Coast-to-Coast Roast of the 50 States Thursday, October 8 at 8:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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Shemini Atzeret

October 10
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One event on October 10, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on September 28, 2021 at 12:00 am

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Shemini Atzeret is the 8th day of Sukkot – It is a separate, yet connected, holy day devoted to the spiritual aspects of the festival of Sukkot.

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Simchat Torah

October 11
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One event on October 11, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on September 29, 2021 at 12:00 am

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Simchat Torah marks the conclusion of the annual cycle of public Torah readings, and the beginning of a new cycle.  It is often celebrated in synagogue during evening and morning services.

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JFS Parenting Program: Preschoolers

October 13 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 15, 2020

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Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Preschoolers (3-6 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Support their child to make friends and succeed in school Help children manage their emotions Increase cooperation and reduce behavior problems Encourage their child's independence Connect with a peer support community Tuesdays, 12-2 PM via Zoom - September 15 - December 15 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll:…

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Brad Meltzer and Christopher Eliopoulos (illustrator), I Am Anne Frank & I Am Benjamin Franklin

October 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Brad Meltzer and Christopher Eliopoulos (illustrator), I Am Anne Frank & I Am Benjamin Franklin Tuesday, October 13 at 6:30pm In Conversation with Holly Firfer, CNN Journalist ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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Living a Jewish Year

October 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on November 10, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 1, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2021 at 6:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2021 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 16, 2021 at 6:30 pm

One event on April 13, 2021 at 6:30 pm

One event on May 11, 2021 at 6:30 pm

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This year-long program will guide participants through a substantive Jewish learning experience emphasizing how a celebration of Jewish time can help individuals integrate Judaism into the natural rhythms of their lives. Participants will experience living the Jewish calendar through the celebration of a variety of holidays and festivals. Additionally, the curriculum is designed to explore and discuss a different Jewish middah/character trait each month, using ancient and modern Jewish texts, stories and simple activities, as a starting point of the…

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Foundation for Jewish Philanthropies Annual Meeting

October 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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You're invited to the 109th Annual Meeting of the Foundation for Jewish Philanthropies. Honoring our Legacy Celebrating our Donors Envisioning our Future This event will be virtual and streamed via YouTube Live. Register at bit.ly/fjpmeeting by October 5 to receive a goody bag (for local registrants) Questions?  Need help registering? Contact Barbara Miller 716-204-1134 barb@jewishphilanthropies.org

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Virtual Concert & Conversation w/Robbie Hausmann

October 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Virtual Concert & Conversation October 14th at noon (EST) Robbie Hausmann—BPO Cellist, Music2Gether Participant Avital Ben Dror—Partnership2Gether, Community Engagement Coordinator Join BPO Cellist Robbie Hausmann as he performs, Kadisch-Vladimir Dyck, Six Minitures- Joachim Stutschewsky and Song Without Words – Mendelssohn. Avital Ben Dror, Community Engagement Coordinator for the Partnership2Gether program will speak on the Music2Gether program which Robbie participated in. Please RSVP to Patricia Quinn at pquinn@jccbuffalo.org. FREE and open to the Community. Registration required. A Zoom link will be emailed to you…

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JFS Parenting Program: Toddlers

October 14 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 16, 2020

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Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Toddlers (1-3 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Promote their child's language development Help children learn to manage their emotions Encourage children's social skills and independence Establish effective routines Connect with a peer support community Wednesdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 16 - December 16 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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BJF Board of Governors Meeting

October 14 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on April 6, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on June 4, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on September 15, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on October 14, 2020 at 5:00 pm

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Thursday, February 13, 2020: Ohr Temimim (411 John James Audubon Parkway, Amherst, NY 14228) Monday, April 6, 2020: Virtual Thursday, June 4, 2020: Virtual Tuesday, September 15, 2020: Virtual Wednesday, October 14, 2020: Virtual

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Adult Hebrew – Intermediate – 1st Semester

October 14 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This intermediate level Hebrew course is to further develop skills for those who already know the Hebrew alphabet and can read several words and phrases. The focus of this course is on Hebrew prayer. Must have taken the Beginning Hebrew class and have the ability to read alef-bet Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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Adult Hebrew – Beginners – 1st Semester

October 14 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This basic introductory Hebrew reading course is for beginners interested in learning the Hebrew alphabet, grammar and vocabulary with a focus on reading prayers for Shabbat, synagogue services and traditional blessings. No previous experience necessary. Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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Lion of Judah/Pomegranate Virtual Luncheon

October 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Stay tuned for more details!

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JFS Parenting Program: Babies

October 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 19, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Babies (0-12 months old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Help their babies feel loved and secure Understand and communicate with their baby Promote babies' healthy development Connect with a support community Thursdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 17 - November 19 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Steve Madden, The Cobbler: How I Disrupted an Industry, Fell from Grace, and Came Back Stronger Than Ever

October 15 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Steve Madden, The Cobbler: How I Disrupted an Industry, Fell from Grace, and Came Back Stronger Than Ever Thursday, October 15 at 8:00pm In conversation with Holly Firfer, CNN Journalist ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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Shabbat ShaFamily

October 16 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on June 12, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on September 11, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 16, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on November 20, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on December 4, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on January 8, 2021 at 5:30 pm

One event on February 12, 2021 at 5:30 pm

One event on March 12, 2021 at 5:30 pm

One event on April 9, 2021 at 5:30 pm

One event on May 14, 2021 at 5:30 pm

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Let's meet up on Facebook LIVE (facebook.com/PJLibraryBuffalo) for Kabbalat Shabbat with our new program SHABBAT SHAFAMILY - a musical and family-friendly virtual Shabbat.  This is for YOU and your kids (of all ages)! Friday, May 14, 2021 With Friends from the JCC Early Childhood Department and Betsy Abramson Friday, April 9, 2021 With Friends from Hillel and Rabbi Sara Rich Friday, March 12, 2021 With Friends from Temple Beth Tzedek Friday, February 12, 2021 With Friends from Temple Beth Zion…

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My Grown Up and Me

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on October 18, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on November 15, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on December 6, 2020 at 10:00 am

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My Grown Up and Me is a monthly Jewish gathering for infants/toddlers and the adults who love them! Join us one Sunday morning a month for a 30 minute virtual gathering (over Zoom) which will include music, activities to do at home with our little ones, and a bit of PJ Library Story Time flair.  Linger longer to schmooze with other families. This program is idea for parents with children ages 3 and under. September 13: A New Year October…

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Federation Board Women’s Retreat

October 18 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on October 19, 2020 at 2:00 pm

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KOLOT: Bringing our authentic Voices to Leadership

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Federation Board Women’s Retreat

October 19 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on October 19, 2020 at 2:00 pm

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KOLOT: Bringing our authentic Voices to Leadership

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Racial Justice Working Group

October 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on October 5, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on October 19, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 2, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 30, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2020 at 4:00 pm

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All meetings will be 4:00-5:00 PM and held Virtually. Next Meetings: Monday Sept 14th Monday October 5th (Note Sept 28th is Yom Kippur) Monday October 19th Monday November 2nd Monday November 16th Monday November 30th Monday December 14th If needed, Monday December 21st

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JFS Parenting Program: Preschoolers

October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 15, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Preschoolers (3-6 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Support their child to make friends and succeed in school Help children manage their emotions Increase cooperation and reduce behavior problems Encourage their child's independence Connect with a peer support community Tuesdays, 12-2 PM via Zoom - September 15 - December 15 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll:…

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Women Gathering – Well Circle – Fall 2020

October 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 20, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Are you interested in learning about yourself from the inside-out, cultivating relationships, and uncovering personal connections to inherited wisdom in rituals?  This monthly peer-led gathering using curriculum from At The Well connects women to body, soul, and community through wellness, learning and Jewish spirituality. *For women in their 30s and 40s ➡REGISTER: BIT.LY/CJEL2020

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JFS Parenting Program: Toddlers

October 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 16, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Toddlers (1-3 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Promote their child's language development Help children learn to manage their emotions Encourage children's social skills and independence Establish effective routines Connect with a peer support community Wednesdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 16 - December 16 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Descendants of Survivors Group Meeting

October 21 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Virtual Event

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Adult Hebrew – Intermediate – 1st Semester

October 21 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This intermediate level Hebrew course is to further develop skills for those who already know the Hebrew alphabet and can read several words and phrases. The focus of this course is on Hebrew prayer. Must have taken the Beginning Hebrew class and have the ability to read alef-bet Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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NCJ Mussar – Fall 2020

October 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on October 21, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 4, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 18, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 2, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 16, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices that have evolved over the past thousand years. Through Mussar, we work on our own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to cultivate inner traits, Middot in Hebrew. This program includes group and partner text study, meditation, and daily practices. This program is geared towards individuals ages 21 - 36 years old. Facilitated by Mike Steklof Cost: Free Dates: Wednesday, October 7: Meet in person in Sukkah Wednesday, October 21 Wednesday, November…

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Adult Hebrew – Beginners – 1st Semester

October 21 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This basic introductory Hebrew reading course is for beginners interested in learning the Hebrew alphabet, grammar and vocabulary with a focus on reading prayers for Shabbat, synagogue services and traditional blessings. No previous experience necessary. Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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JFS Parenting Program: Babies

October 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 19, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Babies (0-12 months old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Help their babies feel loved and secure Understand and communicate with their baby Promote babies' healthy development Connect with a support community Thursdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 17 - November 19 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Judy Gold, Yes, I Can Say That: When They Come for the Comedians, We Are All In Trouble

October 22 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Judy Gold, Yes, I Can Say That: When They Come for the Comedians, We Are All In Trouble Thursday, October 22 at 8:00pm In Conversation with Mara Davis, Local Media Personality ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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Women Gathering – Mussar for Moms – Fall 2020

October 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on November 8, 2020 at 7:30 pm

One event on November 22, 2020 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 6, 2020 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 20, 2020 at 7:30 pm

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Do you want to increase awareness of yourself through a Jewish lens and build confidence to be the best parent and person that you can be? This gathering of women, facilitated by Evie Weinstein, will use conversations based on Jewish texts along with contemplative daily practices to set each of us on a personal path towards self-discovery and transformation. This program is for women parenting PJ Library age children.

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Harlan Coben, The Boy From the Woods

October 25 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Harlan Coben, The Boy From the Woods Sunday, October 25 at 8:00pm In Conversation with Emily Giffin, New York Times Bestselling Author ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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JFS Parenting Program: Preschoolers

October 27 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 15, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Preschoolers (3-6 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Support their child to make friends and succeed in school Help children manage their emotions Increase cooperation and reduce behavior problems Encourage their child's independence Connect with a peer support community Tuesdays, 12-2 PM via Zoom - September 15 - December 15 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll:…

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Nancy Grace, Don’t be a Victim: Fighting Back against America’s Crime Wave

October 27 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Nancy Grace, Don’t be a Victim: Fighting Back against America’s Crime Wave Tuesday, October 27 at 8:00pm In conversation with John Lemley, Sirius Radio Host ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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JFS Parenting Program: Toddlers

October 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 16, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Toddlers (1-3 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Promote their child's language development Help children learn to manage their emotions Encourage children's social skills and independence Establish effective routines Connect with a peer support community Wednesdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 16 - December 16 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Adult Hebrew – Intermediate – 1st Semester

October 28 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This intermediate level Hebrew course is to further develop skills for those who already know the Hebrew alphabet and can read several words and phrases. The focus of this course is on Hebrew prayer. Must have taken the Beginning Hebrew class and have the ability to read alef-bet Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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Adult Hebrew – Beginners – 1st Semester

October 28 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This basic introductory Hebrew reading course is for beginners interested in learning the Hebrew alphabet, grammar and vocabulary with a focus on reading prayers for Shabbat, synagogue services and traditional blessings. No previous experience necessary. Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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JFS Parenting Program: Babies

October 29 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 19, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Babies (0-12 months old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Help their babies feel loved and secure Understand and communicate with their baby Promote babies' healthy development Connect with a support community Thursdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 17 - November 19 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Mike Leven, Can’t Do It Yourself: How Commitment to Others Leads to Personal Prosperity

October 29 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Mike Leven, Can’t Do It Yourself: How Commitment to Others Leads to Personal Prosperity Thursday, October 29 at 8:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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November 2020

Racial Justice Working Group

November 2 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on October 5, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on October 19, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 2, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 30, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2020 at 4:00 pm

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

All meetings will be 4:00-5:00 PM and held Virtually. Next Meetings: Monday Sept 14th Monday October 5th (Note Sept 28th is Yom Kippur) Monday October 19th Monday November 2nd Monday November 16th Monday November 30th Monday December 14th If needed, Monday December 21st

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JFS Parenting Program: Preschoolers

November 3 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 15, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Preschoolers (3-6 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Support their child to make friends and succeed in school Help children manage their emotions Increase cooperation and reduce behavior problems Encourage their child's independence Connect with a peer support community Tuesdays, 12-2 PM via Zoom - September 15 - December 15 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll:…

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JFS Parenting Program: Toddlers

November 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 16, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Toddlers (1-3 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Promote their child's language development Help children learn to manage their emotions Encourage children's social skills and independence Establish effective routines Connect with a peer support community Wednesdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 16 - December 16 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Intro to Judaism

November 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 17, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: couples of multiple faiths considering marriage, individuals interested in conversion, or individuals (Jewish and non-Jewish) interested in learning more about Jewish religion and history. This course will expolore the Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel. Facilitated by Local Clergy and Educators Cost: $72

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Adult Hebrew – Intermediate – 1st Semester

November 4 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This intermediate level Hebrew course is to further develop skills for those who already know the Hebrew alphabet and can read several words and phrases. The focus of this course is on Hebrew prayer. Must have taken the Beginning Hebrew class and have the ability to read alef-bet Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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NCJ Mussar – Fall 2020

November 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on October 21, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 4, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 18, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 2, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 16, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices that have evolved over the past thousand years. Through Mussar, we work on our own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to cultivate inner traits, Middot in Hebrew. This program includes group and partner text study, meditation, and daily practices. This program is geared towards individuals ages 21 - 36 years old. Facilitated by Mike Steklof Cost: Free Dates: Wednesday, October 7: Meet in person in Sukkah Wednesday, October 21 Wednesday, November…

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Adult Hebrew – Beginners – 1st Semester

November 4 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This basic introductory Hebrew reading course is for beginners interested in learning the Hebrew alphabet, grammar and vocabulary with a focus on reading prayers for Shabbat, synagogue services and traditional blessings. No previous experience necessary. Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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JFS Parenting Program: Babies

November 5 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 19, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Babies (0-12 months old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Help their babies feel loved and secure Understand and communicate with their baby Promote babies' healthy development Connect with a support community Thursdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 17 - November 19 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Youth/Family Professionals Meeting

November 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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One event on October 8, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 5, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 3, 2020 at 4:00 pm

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Organized by the Center for Jewish Engagement and Learning Thursday, September 10 (teen leaders included) Thursday, October 8 Thursday, November 5 (teen leaders included) Thursday, December 3

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Natan Sharansky and Gil Troy, Never Alone

November 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Natan Sharansky and Gil Troy, Never Alone Sunday, November 8 at 1:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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Women Gathering – Mussar for Moms – Fall 2020

November 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 8, 2020 at 7:30 pm

One event on November 22, 2020 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 6, 2020 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 20, 2020 at 7:30 pm

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Do you want to increase awareness of yourself through a Jewish lens and build confidence to be the best parent and person that you can be? This gathering of women, facilitated by Evie Weinstein, will use conversations based on Jewish texts along with contemplative daily practices to set each of us on a personal path towards self-discovery and transformation. This program is for women parenting PJ Library age children.

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Joan Lunden, Why Did I Come Into This Room? A Candid Conversation About Aging

November 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Joan Lunden, Why Did I Come Into This Room? A Candid Conversation About Aging Sunday, November 8 at 8:00pm In Conversation with Holly Firfer, CNN Journalist ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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Kristallnacht Commemoration

November 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Virtual Event

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Esther Safran Foer, I Want You to Know We’re Still Here: A Post Holocaust Memoir

November 9 @ 7:45 pm - 8:45 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Esther Safran Foer, I Want You to Know We’re Still Here: A Post Holocaust Memoir Monday, November 9 at 7:45pm In conversation with one of her sons ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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JFS Parenting Program: Preschoolers

November 10 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 15, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Preschoolers (3-6 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Support their child to make friends and succeed in school Help children manage their emotions Increase cooperation and reduce behavior problems Encourage their child's independence Connect with a peer support community Tuesdays, 12-2 PM via Zoom - September 15 - December 15 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll:…

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Rachel Beanland, Florence Adler Swims Again & Kristin Harmel, The Lost Book of Names

November 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Rachel Beanland, Florence Adler Swims Again & Kristin Harmel, The Lost Book of Names Tuesday, November 10 at 1:00pm In Conversation with Andrea Peskind Katz ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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Living a Jewish Year

November 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on November 10, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 1, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2021 at 6:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2021 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 16, 2021 at 6:30 pm

One event on April 13, 2021 at 6:30 pm

One event on May 11, 2021 at 6:30 pm

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This year-long program will guide participants through a substantive Jewish learning experience emphasizing how a celebration of Jewish time can help individuals integrate Judaism into the natural rhythms of their lives. Participants will experience living the Jewish calendar through the celebration of a variety of holidays and festivals. Additionally, the curriculum is designed to explore and discuss a different Jewish middah/character trait each month, using ancient and modern Jewish texts, stories and simple activities, as a starting point of the…

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Dale Berra, My Dad, Yogi

November 10 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Dale Berra, My Dad, Yogi Tuesday, November 10 at 8:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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BJF Executive Committee Meeting

November 11 @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm
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One event on May 12, 2020 at 11:45 am

One event on September 10, 2020 at 11:45 am

One event on October 7, 2020 at 11:45 am

One event on November 11, 2020 at 11:45 am

One event on December 17, 2020 at 11:45 am

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

11:45 AM: Lunch Noon - 1:30 PM: Meeting Wednesday, March 4, 2020: JCC Benderson Building, Board Room Tuesday, May 12, 2020: JCC Benderson Building, Room 205 Thursday, September 10, 2020: TBD Wednesday, October 7, 2020: TBD Wednesday, November 11, 2020: TBD Thursday, December 17, 2020: TBD

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JFS Parenting Program: Toddlers

November 11 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 16, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Toddlers (1-3 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Promote their child's language development Help children learn to manage their emotions Encourage children's social skills and independence Establish effective routines Connect with a peer support community Wednesdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 16 - December 16 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Intro to Judaism

November 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 17, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: couples of multiple faiths considering marriage, individuals interested in conversion, or individuals (Jewish and non-Jewish) interested in learning more about Jewish religion and history. This course will expolore the Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel. Facilitated by Local Clergy and Educators Cost: $72

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Adult Hebrew – Intermediate – 1st Semester

November 11 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This intermediate level Hebrew course is to further develop skills for those who already know the Hebrew alphabet and can read several words and phrases. The focus of this course is on Hebrew prayer. Must have taken the Beginning Hebrew class and have the ability to read alef-bet Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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Adult Hebrew – Beginners – 1st Semester

November 11 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This basic introductory Hebrew reading course is for beginners interested in learning the Hebrew alphabet, grammar and vocabulary with a focus on reading prayers for Shabbat, synagogue services and traditional blessings. No previous experience necessary. Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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Cameron Douglas, Long Way Home

November 11 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Cameron Douglas, Long Way Home Wednesday, November 11 at 8:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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JFS Parenting Program: Babies

November 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 19, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Babies (0-12 months old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Help their babies feel loved and secure Understand and communicate with their baby Promote babies' healthy development Connect with a support community Thursdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 17 - November 19 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Jim McCloskey and Philip Lerman When the Truth is All You Have: A Memoir of Faith, Justice, and Freedom for the Wrongly Convicted

November 12 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Jim McCloskey and Philip Lerman When the Truth is All You Have: A Memoir of Faith, Justice, and Freedom for the Wrongly Convicted Thursday, November 12 at 8:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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Lawrence Wright, The End of October: A Novel

November 14 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Lawrence Wright, The End of October: A Novel Saturday, November 14 at 8:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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My Grown Up and Me

November 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on October 18, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on November 15, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on December 6, 2020 at 10:00 am

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

My Grown Up and Me is a monthly Jewish gathering for infants/toddlers and the adults who love them! Join us one Sunday morning a month for a 30 minute virtual gathering (over Zoom) which will include music, activities to do at home with our little ones, and a bit of PJ Library Story Time flair.  Linger longer to schmooze with other families. This program is idea for parents with children ages 3 and under. September 13: A New Year October…

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Raffi Berg, Red Sea Spies: The True Story of Mossad’s Fake Diving Resort

November 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Raffi Berg, Red Sea Spies: The True Story of Mossad’s Fake Diving Resort Sunday, November 15 at 3:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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Racial Justice Working Group

November 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 5, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on October 19, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 2, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on November 30, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2020 at 4:00 pm

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

All meetings will be 4:00-5:00 PM and held Virtually. Next Meetings: Monday Sept 14th Monday October 5th (Note Sept 28th is Yom Kippur) Monday October 19th Monday November 2nd Monday November 16th Monday November 30th Monday December 14th If needed, Monday December 21st

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Women Gathering – Well Circle – Fall 2020

November 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 20, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Are you interested in learning about yourself from the inside-out, cultivating relationships, and uncovering personal connections to inherited wisdom in rituals?  This monthly peer-led gathering using curriculum from At The Well connects women to body, soul, and community through wellness, learning and Jewish spirituality. *For women in their 30s and 40s ➡REGISTER: BIT.LY/CJEL2020

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Ariel Sabar, Veritas: A Harvard Professor, A Con Man, and the Gospel of Jesus’s Wife

November 16 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Ariel Sabar, Veritas: A Harvard Professor, A Con Man, and the Gospel of Jesus’s Wife Monday, November 16 at 8:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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JFS Parenting Program: Preschoolers

November 17 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 15, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Preschoolers (3-6 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Support their child to make friends and succeed in school Help children manage their emotions Increase cooperation and reduce behavior problems Encourage their child's independence Connect with a peer support community Tuesdays, 12-2 PM via Zoom - September 15 - December 15 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll:…

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Harry Stern, My Brothers’ Keeper & Sandra Berman, Whitewashed

November 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Harry Stern, My Brothers’ Keeper & Sandra Berman, Whitewashed Tuesday, November 17 at 1:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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JFS Parenting Program: Toddlers

November 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 16, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Toddlers (1-3 years old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Promote their child's language development Help children learn to manage their emotions Encourage children's social skills and independence Establish effective routines Connect with a peer support community Wednesdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 16 - December 16 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Intro to Judaism

November 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 17, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: couples of multiple faiths considering marriage, individuals interested in conversion, or individuals (Jewish and non-Jewish) interested in learning more about Jewish religion and history. This course will expolore the Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel. Facilitated by Local Clergy and Educators Cost: $72

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Adult Hebrew – Intermediate – 1st Semester

November 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This intermediate level Hebrew course is to further develop skills for those who already know the Hebrew alphabet and can read several words and phrases. The focus of this course is on Hebrew prayer. Must have taken the Beginning Hebrew class and have the ability to read alef-bet Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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NCJ Mussar – Fall 2020

November 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 21, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 4, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 18, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 2, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 16, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices that have evolved over the past thousand years. Through Mussar, we work on our own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to cultivate inner traits, Middot in Hebrew. This program includes group and partner text study, meditation, and daily practices. This program is geared towards individuals ages 21 - 36 years old. Facilitated by Mike Steklof Cost: Free Dates: Wednesday, October 7: Meet in person in Sukkah Wednesday, October 21 Wednesday, November…

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Adult Hebrew – Beginners – 1st Semester

November 18 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 13, 2021

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

This basic introductory Hebrew reading course is for beginners interested in learning the Hebrew alphabet, grammar and vocabulary with a focus on reading prayers for Shabbat, synagogue services and traditional blessings. No previous experience necessary. Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina Foster

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Michael Ian Black, A Better Man: A (Mostly Serious) Letter to My Son & Cleo Stiller, Modern Manhood

November 18 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Michael Ian Black, A Better Man: A (Mostly Serious) Letter to My Son & Cleo Stiller, Modern Manhood Wednesday, November 18 at 8:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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JFS Parenting Program: Babies

November 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 19, 2020

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

Join Us! The Incredible Years Parenting Program for Parents of Babies (0-12 months old) This is for parents and caregivers who want to: Help their babies feel loved and secure Understand and communicate with their baby Promote babies' healthy development Connect with a support community Thursdays, 2-4 PM via Zoom - September 17 - November 19 Certificates and prizes awarded up on successful completion of program. To learn more or enroll: parenting@jfsbuffalo.org or 716-883-1914

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Mimi Lemay, What We Will Become: A Mother, Son, and a Journey of Transformation

November 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The JCC Book and Arts Fair in Partnership with the National JCC Literary Consortium and Led by the Marcus JCC of Atlanta presents: Mimi Lemay, What We Will Become: A Mother, Son, and a Journey of Transformation Friday, November 20 at 2:00pm ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + Q & A Click here for more details and ticket information

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