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Art Confluence: Israel


March 13 - April 25, 2014

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota Manatee is collaborating with
Art Center Sarasota in the area’s first exhibition showcasing art
by emerging and established Israeli artists in different mediums
such as painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, woodwork,
video, jewelry and embroidery. 

FOR MORE INFORMATION: www.artsarasota.org

 

 

4000 Miles

April 2–April 27

Asolo Repertory Theatre

5555 North Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

This funny and moving masterpiece looks at how two outsiders
find their way in the world today.

TIME MAGAZINE calls it: ”THE BEST PLAY OF 2012, HANDS DOWN.”

TO PURCHASE TICKETS: www.asolorep.org

 

 

 

Siesta Shakedown

Siesta Shakedown - April 2014

Sunday, April 20th • 4pm – 8pm
Free! For Jewish Teens In Grades 8-12

Drop Off: Siesta Key Village, 5118 Ocean Blvd
(parking lot with Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce)
Pick Up: Drum Circle on the Beach
Includes: Scavenger Hunt • Prizes 
Make-Your-Own Matzah Pizza • Drum circle

Questions?
Contact Amber Ikeman at 941.343.2106 or aikeman@jfedsrq.org

 

 

Art Therapy & Wine

 

 

Community Yom Hashoah Commemoration

Yom HaShoah 2014

Sunday, April 27, 2014 @ 2pm
Temple Beth Israel
567 Bay Isles Rd., Longboat Key

Guest speaker, Dr. Paul R. Bartrop
“Goodness during the Holocaust: Acts of Helping Amidst the Horror.”
Dr. Bartrop is recognized as one of the world’s leading scholars
of the Holocaust and genocide. He is Professor of History and
Director of the Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Human Rights
Studies at Florida Gulf Coast University, Fort Myers.

Yom Hashoah will be observed with memorial candle lighting,
music, prayers and songs.

 

 

Voices of the Holocaust

Mon, April 28TH @ 7:30PM

Gloria Musicae collaborates with the Sarasota Jewish Chorale,
Sarasota Young Voices, Booker High School Music & Dance Programs,
Sarasota-Manatee Dance Alliance and the Chroma Quartet
in this multimedia production. We celebrate the proud defiance
of the human spirit in the face of adversity through this
dramatic and poignant cantata.

Sponsored by: Clair Johnson, the Tourist Development Commission of
Sarasota County and The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee

Sheridan Seyfried, Composer
Elizabeth Weil Bergmann, Choreographer
Joseph Holt, Artistic Director and Conductor

FOR INDIVIDUAL TICKETS VISIT www.VanWezel.org
FOR GROUP TICKETS EMAIL voicesgroups@gloriamusicae.org

 

 

Yom Ha’atzmaut  Israel Independence Day

Yom Ha’atzmaut - Israel Independence Day

Sunday, May 4, 3:00pm at The Jewish Federation

In honor of Israel independence Day, The Jewish Federation
of Sarasota–Manatee presents an Israeli cultural event.

Join us in the celebration of Israeli poetry, song, dance and
good company. Dr. Rachel Dulin will lead us in this educational
journey that promises to bring the vibrancy of Israel to our community.

$5 in advance - $10 at the door. Bring an Israeli vegetarian
or dairy-free dish to share. Israeli wine will be served.

Questions?
Contact Jessica Sheslow at 941.343.2109 or jsheslow@jfedsrq.org

 

 

Yom Ha’atzmaut Israel Independence Day

Yom Ha’atzmaut - Israel Independence Day

Sunday, May 4 at 7:00pm
The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
580 McIntosh Rd, Sarasota FL 34232

$5 in advance
$10 at the door
Bring a vegetarian or dairy-free Israeli dish to share.
Israeli wine will be served.

In honor of Israel independence Day The Jewish Federation
of Sarasota –Manatee presents an Israeli cultural event.
Join us in the celebration of Israeli poetry, song, dance
and good company. Dr. Rachel Dullin will lead us in this
educational journey that will bring Israel to Sarasota.

Questions?
Contact Orna Nissan at 941.552.6305 or onissan@jfedsrq.org

 

 

24-Hour Giving Challenge

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee is thrilled to again participate in
The Giving Partner’s 24-Hour Online Giving Challenge!

May 6-7 • Noon-Noon

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• VISIT GivingPartnerChallenge.org
from March 6 at 12PM to March 7 at 12PM.

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