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Abigail Pogrebin: My Jewish Year: 18 Holidays, One Wondering Jew


A secular Jew, Abigail Pogrebin talks about her Jewish year and personal journey – to research, observe and write about each and every ritual, fast and festival in one Jewish year, even the ones she’d never heard of.

When: Thursday, May 3, 2018 | 7:00 PM

Where: To Be Determined

Cost: $10


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Stephen Tobolowsky: My Adventures With God

Stephen Tobolowsky has appeared in over 100 movies and 200 television shows from Groundhog Day to Silicon Valley. A consummate story teller, his boyhood story is told through the prism of the Torah and Talmud, growing up in the wilds of Texas.

When: Saturday, February 10, 2018 | 7:00 PM

Where: Charleston Library Society
164 King Street, Charleston, SC 29401

Cost: $10


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Joan Juliet Buck: The Price of Illusion

From Joan Juliet Buck, former editor-in-chief of Paris Vogue comes her dazzling, compulsively readable memoir: a fabulous account of four decades spent in the creative heart of London, New York, Los Angeles, and Paris.

When: Thursday, January 18, 2018 | 7:00 PM

Where: Charleston Library Society
164 King Street, Charleston, SC 29401

Cost: $10


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An Evening of Stand Up Comedy with Judy Gold

Two-time Emmy Award winner Judy Gold is a veteran of stand-up comedy, known for her edgy wit, sharp timing, and infamous crowd work. Consistently appealing to all generations and backgrounds, Judy can be found throughout most mediums of entertainment.

Gold’s stand-up specials include Comedy Central Presents: Judy Gold, Comedy Central’s Tough Crowd Stands Up, and Judy’s own HBO half-hour special for which she received The Cable Ace Award. She’s appeared on The Stephen Colbert Show, The Late, Late Show with Craig Ferguson, The Tonight Show, The Conan O’Brien Show, and in a half-hour comedy special for LOGO.

Along with stepping in as host for The Wendy Williams Show, Anderson Cooper and The View, she’s also hosted Comedy Central’s 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time, The GLAAD Media Awards on VH1 and HBO’s At the Multiplex with Judy Gold, which ran for nearly a decade. She can currently be seen on Showtime’s “I’m Dying Up Here” and hosts a podcast, “Kill Me Now.”

One night only: Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 at 7:30 pm | COST: $35
LOCATION: The Schoolhouse, 720 Magnolia Rd, Charleston, SC 29407


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Cast Away Your Sins (Bread)-Summerville Tashlich Program

With music led by Robin Shuler of KKBE, at 4 pm we will have a short service which includes the Jewish annual tradition of throwing our sins in the Tail Race Canal (in the form of bread) as we celebrate the Jewish New Year. We will then return to Gilligan’s to enjoy a meal (pay on your own) and great fellowship (the fellowship is free). We hope to see all our friends there.  $5 suggested donation to help future programming and donate to our cause to Summerville’s Hope’s House Women’s Shelter. YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE JEWISH TO COME. ALL ARE WELCOMED.

So we can have a count for the restaurant, please RSVP to snajewishcommunity@gmail.com.


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The Wedding Plan | Filmfest Event

The Charleston JCC WOW Filmfest presents: THE WEDDING PLAN

Wednesday, August 23 @ 7 pm

Tickets $12.50 available soon

Discussion to follow the movie

Michal, an Orthodox Jewish woman, is blindsided when her fiancé calls off their wedding in this nuanced Israeli film. She puts her trust in fate and continues with her wedding plans. Will Mr. Right appear by her chosen date?

This prickly, delicately layered film from Rama Burshtein — an ultra-Orthodox director based in Israel — has the tangled ambiguity of a Talmudic lesson.

Ben Kenigsberg | The NYTimes

Watch the trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q6bD1BNiCbQ

RSVP on Facebook! Click Here.


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Summerville CommUNITY Back-To-School Extravaganza

Join us on Sunday, August 20th, 2017 from 2 to 5 pm at Doty Park in downtown Summerville for our Back-to-School Extravaganza. Local artists, music, food trucks, education companies & more!

Free parking available at Dorchester Senior Center parking lot.


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CommUNITY Artists Heritage Series: Shared Struggles

This is a free interfaith panel discussion featuring speakers from the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Faith communities. Audience participation encouraged. Food and beverage are available for purchase.


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DINY ADKINS, Holocaust Survivor: Summerville CommUNITY Artists Heritage Series

The Summerville CommUNITY Artists Heritage Series
presents:
Diny K. Adkins
Holocaust Survivor and Educator

FREE EVENT:
Sunday, June 25th, 2017
5 pm to 7 pm
Saul Alexander Masonic Lodge
111 N. Main St. Summerville SC 29483

Ms. Adkins will present a talk and then answer questions. We are extremely honored
to have this fine lady address our group.

The talk will be followed by a VERY special surprise! Food and Beverage will be available for purchase.

Sponsored by the Jewish Community Center Without Walls and the Summerville Community Resource Center.

For more information, please contact Robyn Dudley at snajewishcommunity@gmail.com or (843) 571-6565


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The South Carolina Jewish Historical Society will meet in Summerville!

Coming Sunday May 21 – dedication of historic marker to Summerville Jewish Heritage at 12:45 pm on Short Central near Art Central and Eclectic Chef. Followed by Panel Presentation from families of past Jewish residents of Summerville at YMCA on Doty St. All free. For more information, email rdudley007@hotmail.com or call 843 819 8509.


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Upcoming Events

Sep
24
Sun
4:00 pm Cast Away Your Sins (Bread)-Summ... @ Gilligan's at the Dock
Cast Away Your Sins (Bread)-Summ... @ Gilligan's at the Dock
Sep 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
With music led by Robin Shuler of KKBE, at 4 pm we will have a short service which includes the Jewish annual tradition of throwing our sins in the Tail Race Canal (in the form of bread)
Nov
30
Thu
7:30 pm An Evening of Stand Up Comedy wi... @ The Schoolhouse
An Evening of Stand Up Comedy wi... @ The Schoolhouse
Nov 30 @ 7:30 pm
An Evening of Stand Up Comedy with Judy Gold @ The Schoolhouse | Charleston | South Carolina | United States
Two-time Emmy Award winner Judy Gold is a veteran of stand-up comedy, known for her edgy wit, sharp timing, and infamous crowd work. Consistently appealing to all generations and backgrounds, Judy can be found throughout
Dec
24
Sun
all-day Christmas
Christmas
Dec 24 – Dec 25 all-day
Our offices will be closed for the Christmas Holiday
Jan
18
Thu
7:00 pm Joan Juliet Buck: The Price of I... @ Charleston Library Society
Joan Juliet Buck: The Price of I... @ Charleston Library Society
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm
Joan Juliet Buck:	The Price of Illusion @ Charleston Library Society | Charleston | South Carolina | United States
From Joan Juliet Buck, former editor-in-chief of Paris Vogue comes her dazzling, compulsively readable memoir: a fabulous account of four decades spent in the creative heart of London, New York, Los Angeles, and Paris. When:
Feb
10
Sat
7:00 pm Stephen Tobolowsky: My Adventure... @ Charleston Library Society
Stephen Tobolowsky: My Adventure... @ Charleston Library Society
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm
Stephen Tobolowsky:	My Adventures With God @ Charleston Library Society | Charleston | South Carolina | United States
Stephen Tobolowsky has appeared in over 100 movies and 200 television shows from Groundhog Day to Silicon Valley. A consummate story teller, his boyhood story is told through the prism of the Torah and Talmud,
May
3
Thu
7:00 pm Abigail Pogrebin: My Jewish Year... @ To Be Determined
Abigail Pogrebin: My Jewish Year... @ To Be Determined
May 3 @ 7:00 pm
Abigail Pogrebin:	My Jewish Year: 18 Holidays, One Wondering Jew @ To Be Determined | Charleston | South Carolina | United States
A secular Jew, Abigail Pogrebin talks about her Jewish year and personal journey – to research, observe and write about each and every ritual, fast and festival in one Jewish year, even the ones she’d

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