The Charleston Jewish Community Center Without Walls offers diverse, inclusive and vibrant programming centered on the goal of building relationships through a Jewish lens for the entire community and fostering lifelong engagement for all.
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Original Article from Charleston City Paper – http://www.charlestoncitypaper.com/charleston/marylyn-haspels-kitchen-is-the-perfect-classroom-for-hanukkah-101/Content?oid=5609722 Learning a Latke By Jessie Hazard I’ll admit, for a long time everything I knew about Hanukkah, I learned from an Adam Sandler song. Well, from the Sandler song and from this one day back in kindergarten when we made cardboard dreidels and ate latkes to “experience anotherRead More
Original Article from the Post and Courier: http://www.postandcourier.com/article/20151203/PC0301/151209998/1017 Ever since 1969, when a group called Jews for Urban Justice commemorated the first anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination with a Freedom Seder, African-Americans and American Jews have shared Passover meals. But interfaith events are much rarer at Christmastime, when there’s very little free time forRead More
On September 1st the JCC launched its newest endeavor, becoming a Jewish Community Center Without Walls. The shifting demographics of the Jewish population in Charleston prompted this change in how the we offer our programming, changing from a one stop shop to a mobile programming organization that brings Jewish content both cultural and community orientedRead More