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Har Zion Temple

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1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, PA 19072 United States
(610) 667-5000 www.harziontemple.org

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February 2018
$18 - $25

What Will They Say About You When You Are Gone? Creating a Life of Legacy

February 6 @ 7:00 pm
Har Zion Temple, 1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, PA 19072 United States
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The Sisterhood of Har Zion Temple and the Jane Fishman Grinberg Religious School present Open A Book...Open Your Mind Popular motivator, mentor, and inspirational speaker, Rabbi Daniel Cohen, will bring his unique blend of authenticity, humor, wisdom and insight to help anyone better navigate contemporary society and to lead a life of legacy. He will share this new book with us, What Will They Say About You When You Are Gone - Creating a Life of Legacy. As Senior Rabbi of the largest Modern Orthodox synagogue in New England,…

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Open a Book…Open Your Mind with David Fishman

February 7 @ 7:00 pm
Har Zion Temple, 1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, PA 19072 United States
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The Sisterhood of Har Zion Temple and the Jane Fishman Grinberg Religious School present Open A Book...Open Your Mind Dr. David Fishman, professor of Jewish History at the Jewish Theological Seminary, with a Ph.D. from Harvard University, will visit the Main Line to speak about his newest book, The Book Smuglers: Partisans, Poets, and the Race to Save Jewish Treasures from the Nazis. It recounts the nearly unbelievable story of Vilna ghetto residents who rescued thousands of rare books and manuscripts by hiding them on their bodies, burying…

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March 2018

What’s YOUR Israel story?

March 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Har Zion Temple, 1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, PA 19072 United States
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Were you speechless in Jerusalem? Swept off your feet by Tel Aviv? Was your trip an adventure of a lifetime? Were you surprised by the people, the food, the landscapes? Join us throughout Greater Philadelphia to learn to weave the answers to these questions — and many more — into your personal Israel story. At one of our multiple workshops led by professional coaches from First Person Arts, Philadelphia’s premier team of storytellers, you’ll practice the art of narrative, culminating in…

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$18 - $25

Open a Book…Open Your Mind with Alan Zweibel

March 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Har Zion Temple, 1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, PA 19072 United States
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The Sisterhood of Har Zion Temple and the Jane Fishman Grinberg Religious School present Open A Book...Open Your Mind Pondering Pesah? Why not plan to add some levity to your Seder with guidance from Alan Zweibel, one of the original "Saturday Night Live" writers, and, winner of five Emmy awards. Mr. Zweibel will share his new book entitled For This We Left Egypt? A Passover Haggadah for Jews and Those Who Love Them.

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April 2018
$18 - $25

Open a Book…Open Your Mind with Alexandra Silber

April 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Har Zion Temple, 1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, PA 19072 United States
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The Sisterhood of Har Zion Temple and the Jane Fishman Grinberg Religious School present Open A Book...Open Your Mind Have you ever wonder what happened after "Fiddler on the Roof"? Join us as we welcome Alexandra Silber who recently starred as Tzeitel in the Broadway revival of this iconic musical. Ms. Silber, who has appeared on all three incarnations of "Law & Order," brings her book, After Anatevka, to our community. A love story for the ages set against a backdrop of some of the greatest violence in European history,…

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Open a Book…Open Your Mind with Pam Jenoff

April 23 @ 11:30 am
Har Zion Temple, 1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, PA 19072 United States
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The Sisterhood of Har Zion Temple and the Jane Fishman Grinberg Religious School present Open A Book...Open Your Mind A Har Zion Temple favorite, Pam Jenoff, will share her newest New York Times Bestseller, The Orphan's Tale! Sixteen-year-old Noa has been cast out in disgrace after becoming pregnant by a Nazi soldier and being forced to give up her baby. She finds refuge with a German circus, but must learn the flying trapeze act so that she can blend in undetected. Complications ensue and Noa struggles to survive.

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Open a Book…Open Your Mind with Ronald H. Balson

April 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Har Zion Temple, 1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, PA 19072 United States
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The Sisterhood of Har Zion Temple and the Jane Fishman Grinberg Religious School present Open A Book...Open Your Mind Back by Popular Demand! Ronald H. Balson is a Chicago trial attorney, an educator, and writer. His practice has taken him to several international venues. He is also the author of Karolina's Twins, Saving Sophie, and the international bestseller Once We Were Brothers. Now we will hear about Mr. Balson's newest book, The Trust, which transports the reader to Northern Ireland where Liam Taggart returns to his childhood home having left years…

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Open a Book…Open Your Mind with Noah Lederman

April 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Har Zion Temple, 1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, PA 19072 United States
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The Sisterhood of Har Zion Temple and the Jane Fishman Grinberg Religious School present Open A Book...Open Your Mind Noah Lederman's memoir, A World Erased: A Grandson's Search for His Family's Holocaust Secrets, was selected by The Philadelphia Inquirer for its list of best books, and Booklist called it "a vital contribution to Holocaust collections." This book took Mr. Lederman to a place that he was to avoid...Poland. His grandparents, Holocaust survivors, gave Noah the PG version of their experiences in Eastern Europe. Only after he dared to go to Poland, did…

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