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A major exhibit of photography opens Feb. 28 at the GoggleWorks Center for the Arts, 201 Washington St., and offers a fascinating view of life in the early days of Israel.

“Your Fortunate Eyes — Photographs by Rudi Weissenstein” runs Feb. 28 through April 13 in the Cohen Gallery at the GoggleWorks.

Great Decisions is the name shared by a national civic-education program and publication of the Foreign Policy Association. Published annually, the Great Decisions briefing book highlights eight of the most thought-provoking foreign policy challenges facing Americans today. Great Decisions provides background information, current data, and policy options for each of the eight issues and serves as the focal text for discussion groups. Each week’s session includes a short video produced by internationally renowned scholars and a focused discussion on the issues.
March 4 through May 5
JCC.... 10:00 to 11:30 am

Lecture Series: The Russian Pogroms
Fridays, March 14, 21, 28 and April 11
10:30 to Noon, Lunch to follow
This lecture series tracks the historical trends that resulted in the Russian pogroms of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries and traces and analyzes the individual pogroms themselves. FREE program, made possible by a grant from the Rubin Family Educational Fund to the Jewish Federation of Reading.

Jewish Cultural Center

Jewish Federation of Reading

1100 Berkshire Blvd. Suite 125

Wyomissing, PA 19610


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