This month’s book is Inheritance by Dani Shapiro. The book tells the story of how, a few years ago, author Shapiro took a DNA test and discovered that she was only half Jewish — and unrelated to the woman she had always thought was her half sister.
The JCC is now running a no-contact lending library of lightly used Jewish books. The library offers fiction and nonfiction books in many categories by Jewish or Israeli authors covering a variety of genres, including humor, political analysis, historical fiction, LGBTQIA Jewish experience, fantasy & folklore, poetry, short stories, and essay collections. If you are […]
The summer drive-in movie was so popular, we decided to do it again! Join us at the JCC Aquatics Center parking lot for an outdoor screening of Crossing Delancey, a 1988 American rom-com nominated for Golden Globe awards. A food truck will be on site for dinner, so call the babysitter, grab a blanket, and join in on the fun. The drive-in will take place on Saturday, November 7, at 7 PM.
We are looking for qualified early childhood educators with a passion for creating inspiring learning environments, facilitating stimulating and developmentally enriching experiences, and nurturing each child’s unique qualities! Part-time and full-time classroom opportunities available. Come grow with our team of dedicated professionals! Send a resume and cover letter to Interim Early Childhood Ed Director Tiffany […]
Congregation Beth Israel Congregation Beth Israel is offering a full schedule of services for Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur. Everyone is welcome. Please contact the office at 252-8660 with questions. “Asheville’s only independent egalitarian Jewish community. More than 100 years old, we’re rediscovering ourselves every day. We love pot-lucks, swapping stories and kids in […]
Developing Skills for Practicing Anti-Racism Thursday, Sept. 17 • 11:45am-1:15pm Join Yavilah McCoy, a Black Jewish woman, as she guides our community in reflection and learning about not only what anti-racism is, but what concrete skills we need to put it into practice. Understanding anti-racism as a Jewish value, we’ll focus in this workshop on […]