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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.

Privacy and security are two hotbutton

topics currently in the news. In

a speech titled “The U.S. Constitution:

Honoring the Past, Imagining the Future”


Jeffrey Rosen, President and CEO of

the National Constitution Center, will

address these and other pressing issues

regarding our constitution and privacy

concerns.


​Rosen will give the 38th

Annual Leo Camp Memorial Lecture at

Albright College on Tuesday, Oct. 24 at

7:30 p.m

Jewish Federation of Reading/Berks

Maimonides Society

invites you to an evening with
 

Professor Kobi George

Dr. Carlos Gruzman

Kaplan Medical CenterRehovot, Israel

 

Hi-Tech Medical Innovations in Israel

Wednesday, November 8

7 p.m.

Reform Congregation Oheb Sholom

555 Warwick Dr. Wyomissing

Wednesday, November 8 at 7pm

​“Basic Introduction to Medicare"


Speaker:  Phyllis Dessel, community volunteer, Retired from Berks County Area Office of Aging

Learn about all the parts of Medicare:    

  • Medicare Part A- hospital insurance    
  • Medicare Part B- medical insurance    
  • Medicare Part C- Medicare Advantage plans    
  • Medicare Part D- prescription drug plans


​At the Jewish Cultural Center 1100 Berkshire Blvd., Wyomissing


 

Wednesday, November 15 at 7pm

“Maximizing Social Security Benefits”


Speaker:  Earl Schultz
​Strategic Wealth Advisory, Birdsboro


​Learn the following:    

  • Strategies to maximize your benefits    
  • How benefits are calculated: how to coordinate benefits with your spouse    
  • Common mistakes that may cost retirees thousands in lifetime benefits    
  • What the new law means for your social security decision
     

At the Jewish Cultural Center 1100 Berkshire Blvd., Wyomissing

 

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