The Origins of the Hebrew Alphabet (and Greek and Latin too)

Date: January 30, 2020
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The alphabet is one of the ancient Levant's greatest contributions to civilization. Why was it invented? How did it develop (probably from Egyptian hieroglyphics)? Professor David Ilan will look at examples of the proto-Canaanite and early...

Fireside Shabbat (Ages newborn - 6 years)

Date: January 31, 2020
Time: 9:45 am - 10:30 am
Enjoy spending time with other families by the fireplace in the lobby singing, eating challah, and reading stories. Fireside Shabbat participants will engage in occasional crafts and visit spaces around the JCC campus. Starting Fridays,...