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Deputies Learn of Hatred, Propaganda, & Complacency in Holocaust…

March 4th 2020

One example is the way propaganda and stereotypes are used not only to insult people, but to dehumanize them and to simplify a narrative. 

An Overview of the Holocaust at Berkley Library Nov. 13

November 8th 2018

An Overview of the Holocaust at Berkley Library Nov. 13 Berkley, MI- Tuesday, November 13 at 6:30 p.m. Join historian and lecturer Barbara Demlow for an overview of the Holocaust. Registration optional by calling (248) 658-3440 or at http://berkleylib.evanced.info/signup/calendar. The Berkley Public Library is located at 3155 Coolidge Highway in Berkley.  For additional information, call […]

Light in the Darkness: Jewish Ferndale Ceremony Honors Shooting Victims

October 28th 2018

Light in the Darkness: Jewish Ferndale Ceremony Honors Shooting Victims (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 28, 2018) Ferndale, MI – “In the face of adversity, we look for an opportunity to transform darkness into light,” said Rabbi Herscel Finman to the crowd of mourners who gathered on the front lawn of Jewish Ferndale for a ceremony […]

Jewish Ferndale Celebrates Hanukkah with Menorah Lighting

December 21st 2017

Jewish Ferndale Celebrates Hanukkah with Menorah Lighting (Sam Gurwin, Dec. 21, 2017) Ferndale, MI – A celebration of light and faith was shared with the community Monday at Jewish Ferndale hosted their annual Menorah Lighting Ceremony in honor of Hanukkah. Rabbi Herscel Finman and his wife Chana run the organization, which offers a community center […]

Havdalah in the Park at Birmingham’s Shain Park July 22

July 8th 2017

Havdalah in the Park at Birmingham’s Shain Park July 22 (EVENT page) Birmingham, MI – Temple Beth El Hosts Havdalah in the Park at Shain Park in Birmingham on July 22 at 6:30pm.  This is a one hour meeting of song, snacks and play time.  It will be held in the pavilion area of the […]

Jewish Authors in Michigan Invited to Apply for JCC Book Fair

June 8th 2017

Jewish Authors in Michigan Invited to Apply for JCC Book Fair (JCC, June 8, 2017) West Bloomfield, MI – The Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit is in search of local authors for its Annual Jewish Book Fair, to be held this November at the JCC in West Bloomfield. Books should be written by Jewish […]

Taste of Jewish Lebanon in Oak Park March 26

March 7th 2017

Taste of Jewish Lebanon in Oak Park March 26 (EVENT page) Oak Park, MI -The 11th Annual Cantor Sam & Mona Greenbaum Concert, Congregation Beth Shalom and Keter Torah Synagogue Celebrate 100 Years of Sephardic Jewry in Detroit with “Different Cultures, Different Foods” Presenting: A Taste of Jewish Lebanon – Middle Eastern Music and Food […]

West Bloomfield: Power of Prayer Kosher Brunch and Learn March 20

February 19th 2017

West Bloomfield: Power of Prayer Kosher Brunch and Learn March 20 (EVENT page) West Bloomfield, MI  – The Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan’s SAJE (Seminars for Adult Jewish Enrichment) will present “The Power of Prayer,” a kosher brunch and learn with Rabbi Elyse Goldstein, at 11:45 a.m. Thursday, March 20 at the JCC, 6600 W. […]

Jewish Ferndale Hosting Menorah Lighting Dec. 26

November 22nd 2016

Jewish Ferndale Hosting Menorah Lighting Dec. 26 (EVENT page)   Ferndale, MI – Jewish Ferndale will once again be having its annual Public Chanukah Menorah lighting Celebration on Monday December 26, 2016 at 6 pm. The event will take place of the lawn of the Jewish Ferndale Building, 1725 Pinecrest Dr, Ferndale. Featured will be […]

MDOT Shares I-696 Plaza Reconstruction Plans in Oak Park

March 30th 2016

MDOT Shares I-696 Plaza Reconstruction Plans in Oak Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 30, 2016) Oak Park, MI – Fencing has gone up and workers have begun removing vegetation and equipment from The Church Street overpass/plaza over I-696 in Oak Park, also known as the Z03 plaza. The State of Michigan is funding a complete […]