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Rodef Shalom Congregation

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4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
https://foundation.jewishpgh.org/venue/rodef-shalom-congregation/

August 2018

Story Time in the Garden at Rodef Shalom

Sunday, August 19, 2018 @ 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Preschool aged children accompanied by an adult are invited to meet in Rodef Shalom's Biblical Botanical Garden for story time and a related craft with librarian Sam Siskind and garden associate director Helena Nichols. (Rain Site: Aaron Court) Fees: FREE Contact Info: For further information contact biblicalgarden@rodefshalom.org or call (412) 621-6566 ext. 132 More Info URL: https://biblicalgardenpittsburgh.org/about/ Source: https://jfedpgh.org/Calendar?cid=1&ceid=6128&cerid=0

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September 2018

Young Children’s Rosh Hashanah Service at Rodef Shalom

Monday, September 10, 2018 @ 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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(for children under kindergarten age with their families) This 30-minute service is a wonderful introduction to the High Holy Days. Gather with Rabbis Sharyn Henry and Aaron Bisno for music, prayer, and stories. No reservations needed; this service is open to members, guests and unaffiliated families. Fees: FREE Contact Info: Mimsie Leyton

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Young Children’s Yom Kippur Service at Rodef Shalom

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 @ 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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(for children under kindergarten age with their families) This 30-minute service is a wonderful introduction to the High Holy Days. Gather with Rabbis Sharyn Henry and Aaron Bisno for music, prayer, and stories. No reservations needed - this service is open to members, guests, and unaffiliated familie Fees: FREE Contact Info: Mimsie Leyton

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October 2018

Chai and חי

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 @ 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 8:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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JPRO Staff Learning with Rabbi Danny Schiff 5 week series

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Chai and חי

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 @ 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 8:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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JPRO Staff Learning with Rabbi Danny Schiff 5 week series

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CLE: Continuing Legal Education

Friday, October 12, 2018 @ 8:30 AM - 10:45 AM
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One event on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, March 15, 2019 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 8:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Continuing Legal Education

In this 5-part CLE series, Rabbi Schiff will explore five distinct legal issues that represent pressing current concerns in our own day. Exploring Jewish texts, Rabbi Schiff will present the unique insights of Judaism on each of these complex contemporary topics. How has Judaism addressed these pivotal subjects? What wisdom does Judaism offer that might illuminate these important legal conversations? Topics: 10/12 Gun Control in Jewish Law 12/7 Human Rights in Jewish Law 2/1 Immigration in Jewish Law 3/15 Speech:…

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Chai and חי

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 @ 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 8:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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JPRO Staff Learning with Rabbi Danny Schiff 5 week series

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Chai and חי

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 @ 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 8:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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JPRO Staff Learning with Rabbi Danny Schiff 5 week series

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Chai and חי

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 @ 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 8:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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JPRO Staff Learning with Rabbi Danny Schiff 5 week series

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November 2018

PJOW Library Scavenger Hunt

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Free

Join PJ Our Way and Rodef Shalom for an afternoon exploring the Rodef Shalom library.  We hope you can join us for a pizza lunch, scavenger hunt, and project!  This program is free and open to all kids ages 8-11.

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Chai and חי

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 @ 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 8:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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JPRO Staff Learning with Rabbi Danny Schiff 5 week series

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JAA Annual Meeting

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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December 2018

CLE: Continuing Legal Education

Friday, December 7, 2018 @ 8:30 AM - 10:45 AM
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One event on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, March 15, 2019 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 8:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Continuing Legal Education

In this 5-part CLE series, Rabbi Schiff will explore five distinct legal issues that represent pressing current concerns in our own day. Exploring Jewish texts, Rabbi Schiff will present the unique insights of Judaism on each of these complex contemporary topics. How has Judaism addressed these pivotal subjects? What wisdom does Judaism offer that might illuminate these important legal conversations? Topics: 10/12 Gun Control in Jewish Law 12/7 Human Rights in Jewish Law 2/1 Immigration in Jewish Law 3/15 Speech:…

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Music at Rodef Shalom featuring Nathan Lee, piano

Monday, December 10, 2018 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Free

Recital concert featuring rising young star Nathan Lee to perform  pieces by Schumann, Beethoven and Ravel among others.   Contact Roy Sonne at 412.571.1827 or cell/412.901.9285 for information.

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January 2019

G2 Info Session & Havdalah

Saturday, January 12, 2019 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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G2 Global Intergenerational Initiative

Learn more about G2: Global Intergenerational Initiative at this info session and Havdalah service co-led by Rabbi Aaron Bisno and Rabbi Alex Greenbaum. G2 is a Jewish cohort learning experience for you and your grandchild. Join with other grandparents and grandchildren* from Pittsburgh and our Partnership2Gether region, Karmiel/Misgav, for an innovative Jewish experience culminating in a trip to Israel in December 2019. Learn more online.

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Extremism and Hate Crime Discussion

Extremism and Hate Crime Indicator Discussion with the FBI

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Please join us for a very important discussion. The FBI will lead a discussion regarding Extremism and Hate Crime Indicators. FBI officials will discuss the issues regarding hate speech, bias crimes and extremism that have been reported in the Greater Pittsburgh area. They will discuss the groups who have targeted the area and how it relates to regional and national trends. You will be educated on how to identify symbols affiliated with these hate groups and mechanisms for reporting the…

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February 2019

CLE: Continuing Legal Education

Friday, February 1, 2019 @ 8:30 AM - 10:45 AM
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One event on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, March 15, 2019 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 8:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Continuing Legal Education

In this 5-part CLE series, Rabbi Schiff will explore five distinct legal issues that represent pressing current concerns in our own day. Exploring Jewish texts, Rabbi Schiff will present the unique insights of Judaism on each of these complex contemporary topics. How has Judaism addressed these pivotal subjects? What wisdom does Judaism offer that might illuminate these important legal conversations? Topics: 10/12 Gun Control in Jewish Law 12/7 Human Rights in Jewish Law 2/1 Immigration in Jewish Law 3/15 Speech:…

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Dr. Matthias Hass Lecture / Wannsee Conference Exhibit

Monday, February 4, 2019 @ 7:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Wannsee Conference Lecture & Exhibit Monday, February 4, 2019, 7 p.m. Rodef Shalom, Levy Hall, Pittsburgh Join us at Rodef Shalom for a lecture by German educator Dr. Matthias Hass and a special exhibit on the Wannsee Conference. The Wannsee Conference, held in a Berlin suburb on Jan. 20, 1942, was called to coordinate the "Final Solution to the Jewish Problem." As a result, a network of extermination camps was established in which 1.7 million Jews were murdered in 1942 and 1943. Dr. Hass…

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ANTI-SEMITIC AND OTHER HATE VIOLENCE: THE CURRENT CONTEXT, PERPETRATORS, AND THE ROLE OF SOCIAL MEDIA

Sunday, February 17, 2019 @ 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Free

Congregation Dor Hadash Adult Education Special Lecture ANTI-SEMITIC AND OTHER HATE VIOLENCE: THE CURRENT CONTEXT, PERPETRATORS, AND THE ROLE OF SOCIAL MEDIA Presented by: Kathleen Blee, Distinguished Professor of Sociology, University of Pittsburgh Sunday, February 17 at 3 pm Rodef Shalom Congregation, Levy Hall Professor Blee has researched and published widely about the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazi and other white supremacist groups. In the aftermath of the Pittsburgh massacre, she will discuss how such groups have fomented racist and anti-Semitic violence…

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MAHJ and MARTINI with NA’AMAT Pittsburgh

Thursday, February 21, 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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June or July
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Free

NA'AMAT Pittsburgh's MAHJ AND MARTINI IS ON! Join new friends and old on the 3rd Thursday of the month @Rodef Shalom 7:30 - 9:30 PM for martinis, mahj and memories! Players, Learners, Teachers, All ages, all levels and all genders are welcome. We ALWAYS have fun! You don't know how to play?? Don't worry, we will teach you. NO PRESSURE - only fun. Bring a treat to share and your Mahj set if you have one!!! RSVP to naamatpgh@gmail.com so we…

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March 2019

Community Security Meeting

Monday, March 4, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Community Security Meeting at Rodef Shalom - Levy Hall.

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CLE: Continuing Legal Education

Friday, March 15, 2019 @ 8:30 AM - 10:45 AM
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One event on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, March 15, 2019 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 8:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Continuing Legal Education

In this 5-part CLE series, Rabbi Schiff will explore five distinct legal issues that represent pressing current concerns in our own day. Exploring Jewish texts, Rabbi Schiff will present the unique insights of Judaism on each of these complex contemporary topics. How has Judaism addressed these pivotal subjects? What wisdom does Judaism offer that might illuminate these important legal conversations? Topics: 10/12 Gun Control in Jewish Law 12/7 Human Rights in Jewish Law 2/1 Immigration in Jewish Law 3/15 Speech:…

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Stop the Bleed

Stop The Bleed Training

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh is pleased to offer free training to the community. Please join the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh's Security Director, Brad Orsini, for this hands on training from UPMC Trauma Surgeons. Stop the Bleed is a national awareness campaign and call-to-action that is intended to cultivate grassroots efforts that encourage bystanders to become trained, equipped and empowered to help in a bleeding emergency before professional help arrives.

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SQ.HILL AARP

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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The Squirrel Hill chapter nominating committee will present their slate of officers to the membership for approval.  In addition, a health report on the importance of home safety will be given by Marsha Stern, a legislative report will be given by Barry Werber, and reports on past and future chapter luncheons and future meeting dates and guest speakers. Naomi Herman, creator of the Mindful Files blog, http://themidnfulfioles.blogspot,com, will address the topic of the Responsiblity of Living and Leaving.  Ms. Herman…

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MAHJ and MARTINI with NA’AMAT Pittsburgh

Thursday, March 21, 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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June or July
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Free

NA'AMAT Pittsburgh's MAHJ AND MARTINI IS ON! Join new friends and old on the 3rd Thursday of the month @Rodef Shalom 7:30 - 9:30 PM for martinis, mahj and memories! Players, Learners, Teachers, All ages, all levels and all genders are welcome. We ALWAYS have fun! You don't know how to play?? Don't worry, we will teach you. NO PRESSURE - only fun. Bring a treat to share and your Mahj set if you have one!!! RSVP to naamatpgh@gmail.com so we…

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PJ Our Way Passover Scavenger Hunt

Sunday, March 24, 2019 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Free

Join PJ Our Way in the library at Rodef Shalom. Enjoy a pizza lunch followed by a Passover themed scavenger hunt through the library! This program is open to all children age 8-12 and is a drop-off event however, parents are welcome to stay. To RSVP or for questions please contact Sam Siskind at siskind@rodefshalom.org or 412-621-6566 ext. 180.

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April 2019

Jewish National Fund’s Breakfast For Israel

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 @ 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethan Zohn

Jewish National Fund invites you to our Breakfast for Israel Featuring Guest Speaker Ethan Zohn! Registration opens at 7:30 pm. Ethan Zohn is a passionate Israel advocate and genuine team player. He rose to international fame when he won the hit reality TV series Survivor Africa, a victory he attributes in large part to his strong Jewish values. Prior to his television career, Mr. Zohn played professional soccer for the Hawaii Tsunami, Cape Cod Crusaders, and Zimbabwe Highlanders F.C. and co-founded…

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MAHJ and MARTINI with NA’AMAT Pittsburgh

Thursday, April 18, 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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June or July
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Free

NA'AMAT Pittsburgh's MAHJ AND MARTINI IS ON! Join new friends and old on the 3rd Thursday of the month @Rodef Shalom 7:30 - 9:30 PM for martinis, mahj and memories! Players, Learners, Teachers, All ages, all levels and all genders are welcome. We ALWAYS have fun! You don't know how to play?? Don't worry, we will teach you. NO PRESSURE - only fun. Bring a treat to share and your Mahj set if you have one!!! RSVP to naamatpgh@gmail.com so we…

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May 2019

Waldman International Arts & Writing Awards Ceremony

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Annual celebration and reception for Waldman International Arts & Writing Awards winners and families!

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Jewish Sports Hall of Fame Induction Banquet

Sunday, May 5, 2019 @ 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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$70.00

To induct Jewish men & women with connections to Western PA who have achieved a high level in athletic competition, or prestigious careers that are closely related to the sports field and to honor them with induction into the Western Pennsylvania Jewish Sports Hall of Fame. At our banquet we also present the Ziggy Kahn Award to an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the children of our community. Also the Manny Gold Humanitarian Award. This is presented to…

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“The Soap Myth”

Monday, May 6, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Monday, May 6 at 7:00 pm, Rodef Shalom Sanctuary (4905 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213) The Soap Myth takes place more than a half century after the end of WWII when a young journalist sets out to write an article about a cantankerous Holocaust survivor and his crusade regarding the Nazi atrocity of soap. General admission tickets will be $75 each; Individual VIP tickets with backstage access will be $150. Tickets can be purchased online or by phone at 212…

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The Soap Myth

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 @ 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Tuesday, May 7 at 11:30 am, Rodef Shalom Sanctuary (4905 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213) A free student matinee for secondary schools to see The Soap Myth. Registration is limited and required. Contact Jackie Reese for details.

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CLE: Continuing Legal Education

Friday, May 10, 2019 @ 8:30 AM - 10:45 AM
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One event on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, March 15, 2019 at 8:30 AM

One event on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 8:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Continuing Legal Education

In this 5-part CLE series, Rabbi Schiff will explore five distinct legal issues that represent pressing current concerns in our own day. Exploring Jewish texts, Rabbi Schiff will present the unique insights of Judaism on each of these complex contemporary topics. How has Judaism addressed these pivotal subjects? What wisdom does Judaism offer that might illuminate these important legal conversations? Topics: 10/12 Gun Control in Jewish Law 12/7 Human Rights in Jewish Law 2/1 Immigration in Jewish Law 3/15 Speech:…

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MAHJ and MARTINI with NA’AMAT Pittsburgh

Thursday, May 16, 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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June or July
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Free

NA'AMAT Pittsburgh's MAHJ AND MARTINI IS ON! Join new friends and old on the 3rd Thursday of the month @Rodef Shalom 7:30 - 9:30 PM for martinis, mahj and memories! Players, Learners, Teachers, All ages, all levels and all genders are welcome. We ALWAYS have fun! You don't know how to play?? Don't worry, we will teach you. NO PRESSURE - only fun. Bring a treat to share and your Mahj set if you have one!!! RSVP to naamatpgh@gmail.com so we…

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June 2019

House Warming Cocktail Party with NA’AMAT Pittsburgh Council

Thursday, June 20, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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NA'AMAT

Please help welcome us into our new space at Rodef Shalom Congregation with heavy appetizers, cocktails and entertainment. We will also introduce our new Slate of Officers for the upcoming year! More information to follow.

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July 2019

Back2School Store

VOOM! NCJW Back to School Store

Sunday, July 28, 2019 @ 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Our July Volunteer Opportunity of the Month is with the NCJW Back to School Store! Sorting and shopping assistance needed to get kids backpacks, shoes and outfits for school. As a personal shopper you will help a child shop through the B2SS. They get to pick their items, you get to hold their things. It takes a child approximately one hour to shop. You can expect to shop with two children during a Shopper shift. This position can be physically…

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August 2019

African Diversity Awards 2019

Saturday, August 3, 2019 @ 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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$40 – $1000

The Union of African Communities (UAC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the diverse African communities in Southwestern Pennsylvania by fostering unity, empowering current and future community leaders, and strengthening relationships with our neighbors outside of the African community. UAC is an umbrella organization, currently providing leadership and support to over 9,000 members from over 25 different African countries residing throughout the Southwestern Pennsylvania region. In January 2016, we held the first of what has since become our annual…

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September 2019

Melton Core 2

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 @ 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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Jewish Baby University

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 @ 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Jewish Baby University

This innovative 6 week program designed for first time parents combines childbirth education with an exploration of Jewish traditions and rituals connected with pregnancy, birth, parenting and raising a family.

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Baby holding hands

Child and Infant CPR Basics

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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This short training is designed to provide anyone who cares for a child or infant the basic skills needed to feel comfortable and confident in the case of a medical emergency.

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2019/2020 Continuing Legal Education Series

Friday, September 13, 2019 @ 8:30 AM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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The Alan Papernick Educational Institute Endowment Fund presents: Jewish Law Today Like any legal system, Jewish law is dynamic.  It responds to new societal issues as they arise.  In “Jewish Law Today”, Rabbi Schiff will address five twenty first century legal debates from the perspective of Jewish legal sources.  Exploring relevant texts, Rabbi Schiff will present the unique insights of Judaism on each of these complex current topics.  How does Judaism inform these issues as we confront them in our…

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 @ 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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Foundation Fall Forum

Jewish Community Foundation Annual Meeting

Sunday, September 22, 2019 @ 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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The Jewish Community Foundation presents the 2019 Fall Forum featuring Dr. Erica Brown in conversation with Rabbi Danny Schiff on Leading Issues in Contemporary Jewish Life.

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Community lecture by Jack Fairweather, author of “The Volunteer”

Sunday, September 22, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Free

Award-winning correspondent and war reporter for the Washington Post and the Daily Telegraph, Jack Fairweather is coming to Pittsburgh to speak about his new book, "The Volunteer: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Infiltrated Auschwitz." Taking place in Nazi-occupied Poland, it follows the story of Polish underground operative Witold Pilecki who volunteers for a secret mission to infiltrate Auschwitz. Completely erased from the historical record by Poland’s Communist government, Pilecki remains almost unknown to the world -- until…

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 @ 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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October 2019

Melton Core 2

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 @ 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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“They Played for Their Lives” Film Screening and Lecture

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Classrooms Without Borders is excited to bring Dr. Nurit Jugend and her film, "They Played for Their Lives", to Pittsburgh. Dr. Nurit Jugend is an Israeli composer and music lecturer at Stanford University. She produced the film "They Played for Their Lives," a powerful 50-minute documentary about Jewish musicians whose lives were saved in the Holocaust by playing music. The documentary follows the story of eight survivors. The goal of the film is to aid educators in the discussion about…

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 @ 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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November 2019

The Jewish Music of Leonard Bernstein presented by Flavio Chamis

Sunday, November 3, 2019 @ 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Free

Throughout his entire composing career, Leonard Bernstein steadily produced a number of Jewish inspired works. Judaism always permeated his life and work, and he even wrote music for the Shabbat service. At the same time, his connection with Israel started before the foundation of the State, as the first concert he conducted with the Israel Philharmonic happened in 1947, when the orchestra was still called “Palestine Philharmonic Orchestra”. From that time on, he conducted the orchestra yearly until his death…

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 @ 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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Antisemitism, Hate and Social Responsibility

A conference hosted by Classrooms Without Borders

Sunday, November 10, 2019 @ 12:15 PM - 9:00 PM
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One event on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 7:45 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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In commemoration of the Tree of Life shooting, Classrooms Without Borders is organizing conference titled "Antisemitism, Hate and Social Responsibility."

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Antisemitism, Hate and Social Responsibility

A conference hosted by Classrooms Without Borders

Monday, November 11, 2019 @ 7:45 AM - 5:00 PM
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One event on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 7:45 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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In commemoration of the Tree of Life shooting, Classrooms Without Borders is organizing conference titled "Antisemitism, Hate and Social Responsibility."

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 @ 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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“Reconstructionism: Deeply Rooted, Boldly Relevant” presented by Rabbi Shelley Goldman

Sunday, November 17, 2019 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Rabbi Shelley Goldman will lead us as we explore the exceptional history and current leadership of the Reconstructionist Movement in the American Jewish community.  What are key Reconstructionist ideas?  What is your 30 second "elevator pitch" when someone says, "What is Reconstructionist Judaism?"  How have we lead in the past and what are our current ground breaking ideas of the moment? The event is sponsored by  the Dor Hadash Adult Education Committee. RSVP (requested but not required): admin@dorhadash.net

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 @ 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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December 2019

Melton Core 2

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 @ 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM

One event on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:30 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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2019/2020 Continuing Legal Education Series

Friday, December 6, 2019 @ 8:30 AM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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The Alan Papernick Educational Institute Endowment Fund presents: CURRENT KEY CONCERNS In this 5-part CLE series, Rabbi Schiff will explore five distinct legal issues that represent pressing current concerns in our own day. Exploring Jewish texts, Rabbi Schiff will present the unique insights of Judaism on each of these complex contemporary topics. How has Judaism addressed these pivotal subjects? What wisdom does Judaism offer that might illuminate these important legal conversations? Sessions: September 13, 2019 – Meat Lovers vs. Vegans in Jewish…

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Create a R.A.K-Norah..a Kinder Chanukkiah

Sunday, December 8, 2019 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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RAKs, or Random Acts of Kindness make the world a kinder place. Join PJ Our Way and Rodef Shalom to create your own RAK-Norah. We'll spend some time talking about random acts of kindness then each participant will draw or write their RAKs onto 8 pieces of shrinky dink paper. Once the paper is shunk it will be placed into a jar filled with water beads. The water beads will hide the RAK until filled with water. Each night of…

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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January 2020

PJ Our Way Author Visit with Jonathan Auxier

Sunday, January 26 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Join PJ Our Way and Rodef Shalom as we welcome PJ Our Way author, Jonathan Auxier! Jonathan will talk about his recent PJ Our Way book Sweep, The Story of a Girl and Her Monster, demonstrate his amazing yo-yo skills and sign books. Participants will also have the opportunity to make their own "monster". Please note that Sweep tells the story of a young chimney sweep in Victorian England. During his talk, Jonathan will share information about the harsh reality…

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, January 29 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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February 2020

Melton Core 2

Wednesday, February 5 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 8:00 AM

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One event on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, February 12 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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2019/2020 Continuing Legal Education Series

Friday, February 14 @ 8:30 AM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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The Alan Papernick Educational Institute Endowment Fund presents: CURRENT KEY CONCERNS In this 5-part CLE series, Rabbi Schiff will explore five distinct legal issues that represent pressing current concerns in our own day. Exploring Jewish texts, Rabbi Schiff will present the unique insights of Judaism on each of these complex contemporary topics. How has Judaism addressed these pivotal subjects? What wisdom does Judaism offer that might illuminate these important legal conversations? Sessions: September 13, 2019 – Meat Lovers vs. Vegans in Jewish…

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, February 19 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 8:00 AM

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One event on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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Go-Bags Assembly

Sunday, February 23 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Join us for another volunteer opportunity - assembling emergency Go-Bags for all Jewish community classrooms! Must be age 15 or older. A maximum of 20 participants can be accepted. If you require accommodations for a disability, please contact Bex Frankeberger at bfrankeberger@jfedpgh.org. Register Here ↓ Enter number of participants to begin registration.

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, February 26 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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March 2020

Community Lecture with Avi Ben-Hur: “Israel and the International Arena: Challenges and Opportunities”

Monday, March 2 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Israel and the International Arena: Challenges and Opportunities Join Classrooms Without Borders for a community lecture featuring Avi Ben-Hur, CWB Scholar in Residence. At the beginning of the third decade of the 21st century, Israel is healthier, wealthier and more secure than ever before in its short modern history. That said, the challenges facing the country in the international arena are staggering; from the relative disengagement of the US from the region to the rise of Iran as a regional…

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, March 4 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 8:00 AM

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One event on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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Community Lecture with Avi Ben-Hur: “Moroccan Jewry from Antiquity to Today”

Sunday, March 8 @ 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Join Classrooms Without Borders for a community lecture featuring Avi Ben-Hur, CWB Scholar in Residence. This presentation will map out the various Jewish communities that made Morocco their home for over 2000 years. This event is co-sponsored by Rodef Shalom Congregation. A Brooklyn native, Avi Ben-Hur moved to Israel in 1983. From 2003-2008, Avi was Director of the Archaeological Seminars School for Israeli Tour Guides. In 2008, Avi participated in re-writing the curriculum of the National Guiding courses for the…

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, March 11 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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2019/2020 Continuing Legal Education Series

POSTPONED

Friday, March 13 @ 8:30 AM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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We have decided to postpone the CLE session scheduled for tomorrow, March 13, 2020.   The City of Pittsburgh is no longer convening gatherings larger than 50 people.  We believe that, under the current circumstances, it is appropriate to follow their example.  We do so out of an abundance of caution, with an eye to Judaism’s foundational teachings about the preservation of life, and in order to help slow any potential spread of the coronavirus in our community. Since we…

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Melton Core 2

VIRTUAL

Wednesday, March 18 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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Melton Core 2

VIRTUAL

Wednesday, March 25 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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April 2020

Anti Semitism on Campus: Recent Trends, Ways to Help

Sunday, April 19 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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A Conversation with Rabbi Danielle Leshaw Please join Dor Hadash Adult Education on Sunday, April 19th at 1 PM at Rodef Shalom, 4905 Fifth Ave. Rabbi Danielle Leshaw, Hillel International and RRC graduate (’02), will discuss anti-Semitism on college campuses, including ways in which anti-Semitism is present in college classrooms, residence halls, and public spaces. We’ll explore how Jewish campus professionals and allies are responding, and how community members can support their students while they’re away from home. RSVP: admin@dorhadash.net

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Community Lecture and Film Screening with Eric Bednarski, director of “Warsaw: A City Divided”

Sunday, April 19 @ 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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RSVP to receive a link to the film. The post-film discussion will be offered on Zoom. The creation of the Warsaw Ghetto as seen from both sides of the Ghetto wall, and its legacy in today’s city. New light on a tragic time of division, destruction and mass murder, incorporating unknown amateur 8mm found footage and survivor testimony. In 1941, soon after the creation of the Warsaw Ghetto by the Nazis, a Polish amateur filmmaker shot a remarkable 10-minute 8mm…

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, April 29 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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May 2020

Melton Core 2

Wednesday, May 6 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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Melton Core 2

Wednesday, May 20 @ 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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One event on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 8:00 AM

One event on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Ethics and Crossroads

Throughout its history the Florence Melton School has helped over 40,000 adults achieve Jewish literacy in a comfortable, pluralistic environment.

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Melton Graduation

Wednesday, May 20 @ 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Melton Graduation for students completing 2 years of the Melton Course

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Screening of the Documentary, No Small Matter

Thursday, May 21 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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This event has been postponed. Screening of the documentary, No Small Matter, followed by a panel discussion with early childhood professionals.

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June 2020

Jewish National Fund Breakfast for Israel

Wednesday, June 3 @ 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Jewish National Fund would like to invite you to our Annual Breakfast for Israel.

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