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JCC Presents: David Ben-Gurion and the Bible May 19

April 21st 2016

JCC Presents: David Ben-Gurion and the Bible May 19 (EVENT page) Oak Park, MI – The Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit’s IRP (Institute for Retired Professionals) will present its annual Lucas Lecture, featuring Rachel Havrelock speaking on “David Ben-Gurion and the Bible: Forging Israeli Secular Culture,” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 19, at Congregation […]

Cash Cab Star Doing Comedy Show to Benefit JCC KAT Program May 5

March 27th 2016

Cash Cab Star Doing Comedy Show to Benefit JCC KAT Program May 5 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – The Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit presents Comedy for KAT (Kids All Together), a fundraiser for children with special needs, on Thursday, May 5 at Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle, 310 S. Troy Street in Royal […]

NEXTGen Detroit Couples Fowling Jan. 7

January 2nd 2016

NEXTGen Detroit Couples Fowling Jan. 7 (EVENT page) Join NEXTGen Detroit Couples for an evening of fowling! Nope, that’s not a typo. Bowling + football = fowling. Yes, it is real…real fun! January 7, 2016 | 6:45 p.m. Fowling Warehouse 3901 Christopher St, Detroit, MI 48211 $25 per couple includes two hours of fowling, two […]

JCC Book Club: Judy Blume’s “In the Unlikely Event” Dec. 9

November 16th 2015

JCC Book Club: Judy Blume’s “In the Unlikely Event” Dec. 9 (EVENT page) The Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit’s Henry & Delia Meyers Library and Media Center will hold its next book club, focusing on Judy Blume’s “In the Unlikely Event,” at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 9. The book tells the story of a […]

Author Todd Parr: Kids Visit & Teacher Session at Berman Nov. 15

October 10th 2015

Author Todd Parr: Kids Visit & Teacher Session at Berman Nov. 15 (EVENT page) 11/15 Todd Parr (Author) Presented in partnership with the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit’s PJ Library, Shalom Street and the JCC’s Annual Jewish Book Fair. BUY TICKETS 15-Nov 1 pm Todd Parr The Berman Purchase 15-Nov 3:30 pm Todd Parr – […]

The Cosmic Cube – Journey into Jewish Mysticism April 13

April 8th 2015

The Cosmic Cube – Journey into Jewish Mysticism April 13 (Rabbi Herschel Finman, April 8, 2015) The Jewish Hour in conjunction with the Ferndale Public library will be presenting The Cosmic Cube – A Journey Into Jewish Mysticism on Monday April 13 at 7:30 PM in the Ferndale Library, 222 East Nine Mile Road In […]

Healing and Community Abound at Jewish Community Center Health Fair

February 9th 2015

Healing and Community Abound at Jewish Community Center Health Fair (C. Proxmire, Aaron Tobin of Tobin Photography, Feb. 9, 2015) Some of the keys to good health are the ability to laugh, to enjoy life, and to be around supportive people. For those who use the Jewish Community Center of Oak Park, these elements are […]

Guest View: Save the JCC in Oak Park

January 7th 2015

Guest View: Save the JCC in Oak Park (Guest View by Aaron Tobin, Jan. 7, 2015) Jewish Community Center is considering closing the Oak Park center. This has saddened many people in the area, who are rallying behind this important part of the community. A change.org petition has been started for people to show support […]

Oak Park May Lose Jewish Community Center, Meeting Jan 12

January 5th 2015

Oak Park May Lose Jewish Community Center, Meeting Jan 12 (C. Proxmire, Jan. 5, 2015) Oak Park could lose the Jewish Community Center, and a meeting has been set for Jan. 12 to give community members an opportunity to talk about it before it happens. The center offers a gathering space for the community, a […]