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Upcoming EventsExhibition Opening: “Signed, Sealed, Delivered: Postcards from the Permanent Collection” @ Jewish History MuseumAug 15 – Dec 20 all-dayBefore email and Facebook, postcards and photo cards were a popular way to let friends and family know all about travels abroad. Visitors to the exhibition can view the Jewish History Museum’s collection of postcards that show early Southern Arizona from the early 1900s through the 1960s. Alongside these hand-written cards, guests can write their own postcard and send it Continue ReadingExhibition Opening: “Reclaiming Discourses: Works by Jewish Authors” @ Jewish History MuseumAug 15 2015 @ 1:00 pm – Jan 31 2016 @ 5:00 pmAs part of its monthly reading series "Reclaiming Discourses: Jewish Writers Today," the museum has partnered with Poetry Center Librarian Wendy Burk to curate a special exhibition that highlights these participating authors and some of their written materials, including first edition books, broadsides, and pamphlets. Hours Open to the public Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday from 1 to 5 PM. Continue ReadingChardonnay Shabbat Service @ Temple Emanu-ElAug 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pmA great way to beat the heat - Temple Emanu-El's Chardonnay Shabbat. Unwind from the week with your friends at the Pre-oneg of wine and juices, cheese and fruit at 5:00 pm. Then at 5:45 pm, join us for lively, musical, and uplifting Shabbat services with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon, Rabbi Batsheva Appel and Cantorial Soloist Marjorie Hochberg. All are welcome.Northwest Shabbat Dinner & Service @ St. Andrew's Presbyterian ChurchAug 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:15 pmIf you're in the Northwest, we're bringing Shabbat to you! A lively, hamish celebration of Shabbat: a delicious Shabbat dinner of kosher chicken (vegeterian option upon request), side dishes, and salads. Then, Rabbi Batsheva Appel and NW Soloist Lindsey O'Shea lead a festive, joyous Shabbat service at 7pm. Afterwards, desserts and conversation. Everyone welcome, bring your friends. RSVP by the Continue ReadingTorah Study @ Temple Emanu-ElAug 29 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 amSubscribe