Reproductions of Vintage Pre-State Israel Poster Exhibition and
Silent Auction at JCC
The posters are available for sale with bids starting @ $72. Bids will be accepted for each print until August 22, 2014. The full color posters are framed and suitable for home or office. Each poster will be sold to its respective highest bidder. All proceeds from the sale of the posters will benefit “Stop the Sirens” emergency campaign to help in meeting the growing needs of Israel’s most vulnerable populations during and after the conflict. A portion of the bids is fully tax deductible. Jewish Federation of reading is a 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization. The posters are on display at the JCC Gallery. If you would like to place a bid, please call the JCC for gallery hours @ 610.921.0624.
Jill Skaist Art Exhibit
New & Past Work
1970 - 2014
September 11 thru October 30, 2014
Opening Reception Thursday, September 11, 5-7 pm. JCC Gallery
Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 7:30 pm
The Miller Center for the Arts at Reading Area Community College,
in partnership with the Jewish Federation of Reading,
will present Koresh Dance Company as part of its
Downtown Performing Arts Series and annual Celebration for Education Gala.
An Israeli-influenced contemporary dance company, Koresh is known for its engaging performances and technically superb dancers. It brings to stage…”exciting lifts, athleticism that borders on gymnastics and plenty of passionate partnering.” -Philadelphia Inquirer
Holocaust Library at Albright named after Lakins
Former Albright College trustees Edwin Lakin and the late Alma Lakin ’51 were honored in May for their exemplary leadership, service and support of Albright College. The Lakins’ names were added to the list of outstanding visionary leaders engraved on the College’s Founders Wall. Albright has also renamed its Holocaust Library and Resource Center to honor the Lakins’ lifelong commitment to Holocaust education and support of the center “For decades they have shared their time, talent, and treasure with Albright, in the process playing important roles in helping to lead the College’s development and growth,” said Albright President Lex O. McMillan III. “The Edwin & Alma N. ’51 Lakin Holocaust Library and Resource Center will stand as a fitting tribute to their tireless advocacy and outreach in raising awareness and increasing educational opportunities relating to the Holocaust.”
Full story in June Shalom.
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Wyomissing, PA 19610
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