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Jewish Federation of Reading Family Mission
The Jewish Federation of Reading is excited to invite you to our 2018 mission tour to Israel.
Join us in celebrating Israel's 70th anniversary year. The mission departs December 25, 2018 and returns January 2nd, 2019.
JCC Israel Book Club
Invites you to join in reading
"Bibi: The Turbulent Life and Times of
Our JCC Israel Book Club will not meet until July 25th, however since this new book is quite long we wanted to give advance notice of the selected book so everyone had time to read.
Copies can be purchased at major book retailers or borrowed from your local public library.
Richard M. Cohen and
Meredith Vieira with
Dr. Oz: Chasing Hope
Monday, August 20 at 2:00pm
at the Highlands Cultural Center Side B
DVD presentation of an
earlier live satellite broadcast
You know her as a journalist and as a charming and funny TV co-host. He is the respected former CBS News producer and New York Times bestselling author. But did you know that for 40 years, they have been living with multiple sclerosis?
Richard Cohen struggles with failing limbs and is legally blind. He has survived two bouts of cancer and a life-threatening blood clot in his lungs. But now, a flicker of hope has emerged in a groundbreaking medical procedure. Join him as he discusses his new book, Chasing Hope, the account of his exploration into the cutting-edge world of stem cell research and the doctors, scientists, religious leaders and patents who live, as he does, with the possibility of hope.
Meet author Louise Borden and learn about the amazing journey to save Curious George.
Separate children and adult programs will explore the true wartime escape of Margaret and H.A. Rey, creators of Curious George, from France in 1940.
Special appearance by Curious George!
Sunday, September 30, 2018
Kids program at 4 pm
Adult program at 6 pm
Exeter Community Library 4569 Prestwick Drive, Reading, PA
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.