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Falafel 5K + Kids Fun Run April 26th

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The Asheville JCC Falafel 5K and Kids Fun Run, sponsored by Mission Health, will be on Sunday, April 26th. Registration is now open - the cost is $27 March 16th to April 15th and $30 April 16th to Race Day. Click HERE to sign up today! The Falafel 5K commemorates Israel Independence Day, as does the the annual Celebration Israel Festival & Expo, also scheduled for Sunday, April 26th. Participants in the 5K and Fun Run receive a coupon for a free falafel sandwich at Celebration Israel ...  read more

75th Anniversary!


2015 is our 75th Anniversary, and we’re celebrating all year! Click here for our 75th anniversary webpage. Here is a list of what we have planned: 75 Shabbats Around Town June 19th – July 31st Hosted at individual homes. A History of the Jewish Community of Asheville Book for sale now. Hard cover is $100/each (advance orders only); soft cover $30. Camp Ruach Birthday Party Friday, August 7th JCC Pool; 3:30 – 5:30 pm YAJA Birthday Party Friday, August 7th JCC Pool; 6:30 ...  read more

Yom Hashoah: Holocaust Remembrance

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Community Yom Hashoah - Holocaust Remembrance Day Observances: Sunday, April 12, 4:00 pm. You are invited to the Jewish community's observance of Yom HaShoah on Sunday, April 12th, 4:00 pm at Congregation Beth HaTephila, 43 N. Liberty Street. Rubin Feldstein will be speaking about his experiences. Born in Zamosc, Poland, he escaped with his parents and sister. Most of his remaining extended family perished in the Holocaust. He will talk about his escape and the refugee experience, as well as ...  read more

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Kids’ Rummage Sale Donations Needed

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Spring is a great time to clean out your closets! Drop off donations of gently-used children’s items to the JCC before ...  read more

Vote for the JCC for Best of WNC 2015


Mountain Xpress "Best of WNC" voting is open until May 5, and we hope you'll share your enthusiasm for our awesome ...  read more

Register Now for Camp Ruach!


Find out why Camp Ruach was voted the No. 1 Summer Camp by Mountain Xpress readers in 2014! Don’t miss out on the ...  read more

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Teacher Blogs

Spring/Rain: April 27-May 1, 2015

Dear Parents, "Rain,rain, go away! Come again some other day!",is familiar nursery rhyme. As part of our spring ...  read more

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