Welcome to the Jewish Federation of Reading/Berks


Jewish Cultural Center

An extention of Jewish life beyond school, the workplace and houses of worship.

Jewish Family Service

Responding to the needs of a large elderly population in need of services.

Lakin Holocaust Resource Center

Providing community awareness, information, audio-visual support and education.

92Y DVD Program

Monday, February 18 at 2 p.m.

2000 Cambridge Ave. Wyomissing

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, whose urgent new book is Fascism: A Warning, and Wendy Sherman, lead negotiator of the Iran nuclear deal and author of Not for the Faint of Heart: Lessons in Courage, Power, and Persistence, sit down for a timely conversation with Gillian Tett, US managing editor of the Financial Times. Albright and Sherman worked together in the Clinton years, and they're here to share their wealth of diplomatic experience and offer crucial insights on today's international crises.

A Common Heart

February 27
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Alvernia University
 400 St Bernardine St.
 Reading, PA 19607



You are invited to 

Community Shabbat!

Friday, March 1, 2019

Service 6 p.m.

Dinner 7 p.m. 

This year our community Shabbat theme is one community, one voice and will be hosted by Reform Congregation Oheb Sholom at 555 Warwick Dr. Wyomissing.

First we will have a service led by Rabbi Michelson with participation from Rabbi Lipsker and other members of our community. Afterwards a Kosher meal will be served family style and a vegetarian option is available. The cost is $20 per person. Children 18 and under are free. All are welcome and if you need financial assistance to attend, please contact Sari Incledon at 610-921-0624.

RSVP with payment is required by February 21 to info@jfreading.org or 610-921-0624.

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    We would like to welcome you with information about our Jewish Community. Your "Welcome Packet" has the most recent SHALOM publication, program guides, and other handy information.

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