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St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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February 2019

J Associates: Winter Games Day

February 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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You're invited to J Associates' Annual Winter Games Day Wednesday, February 20, 10am Free to all! Staenberg Family Complex/Creve Coeur Mah Jongg | Bridge | Canasta | Your Choice Enjoy your favorite games with your friends. All are welcome. Please bring a new board game or books to donate to Adult Day at the J and the J's Early Childhood Center. Attendance prizes throughout the day! Bring your own lunch. Snack and beverages provided. RSVP required, including names of all…

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March 2019

St. Louis Jewish Book Festival: Alyson Richman

March 14, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Thursday, March 14, 7pm Tickets: $20 From the #1 International bestselling author of The Lost Wife and The Velvet Hours comes an emotionally charged story about a mother’s love, a teacher’s promise and a child’s heart. Katya, a rising ballerina, and Sasha, a graduate student, are young and in love when an unexpected tragedy befalls their native Kiev. Years later, after the couple has safely immigrated to America, the consequences of this incident cause their son, Yuri, to be born with a rare health…

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April 2019

Nishmah: The Journey 2019

April 3, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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The Journey 2019 B’chol Dor V’dor Celebrating women’s resilience throughout the generations and all over the world Wednesday, April 3, 6pm The J’s Staenberg Family Complex Honoring Dr. Lynne Kipnis Nishmah’s pre-Passover women’s event returns! Musical guest Elana Jagoda guides us through a multi-sensory experience. Join women of all ages as we acknowledge our strengths and triumphs through stories, music, dance and food. 6-6:30pm: Welcome reception with wine and warm greetings 6:30-8pm: Multi-sensory program featuring music by Elana Jagoda Kaye,…

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May 2019

J Associates Installation Luncheon

May 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Celebrating 34 Years of the J Associates Please join us for our Annual Installation Luncheon and celebrate our Mitzvah Stars! Tuesday, May 14, 11am-1pm St. Louis Jewish Community Center Staenberg Family Complex/Creve Coeur $36 per person RSVP by May 7 View the Invitation Mitzvah Star Honorees Linda Spitzer Gavatin Amanda Stein Event Co-Chairs Amy Bennett Wendy Gellman Anna Poger Register Online window.bboxInit = function () { bbox.showForm('b9377d8a-9695-42df-aac0-cc50f95b8e14'); }; (function () { var e = document.createElement('script'); e.async = true; e.src = 'https://bbox.blackbaudhosting.com/webforms/bbox-min.js';…

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Theatre Unlimited: Willy Wonka!

May 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Theatre Unlimited presents Willy Wonka! Theatre Unlimited is a barrier-free theatre company where adults (18 and older) who want to shine take center stage, act, sing and dance. The trained Theatre Unlimited staff help to incorporate all participants into the show whether or not the individual has been with Theatre Unlimited before. Everyone gets a chance to be in the spotlight in this program. Sponsored by the Productive Living Board, Emerson, US Bank and J Associates Willy Wonka Performances Wednesday, May 15, 7pm…

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Theatre Unlimited: Willy Wonka

May 16, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Theatre Unlimited presents Willy Wonka! Theatre Unlimited is a barrier-free theatre company where adults (18 and older) who want to shine take center stage, act, sing and dance. The trained Theatre Unlimited staff help to incorporate all participants into the show whether or not the individual has been with Theatre Unlimited before. Everyone gets a chance to be in the spotlight in this program. Sponsored by the Productive Living Board, Emerson, US Bank and J Associates Willy Wonka Performances Wednesday, May 15, 7pm…

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Theatre Unlimited: Willy Wonka

May 19, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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$12

Theatre Unlimited presents Willy Wonka! Theatre Unlimited is a barrier-free theatre company where adults (18 and older) who want to shine take center stage, act, sing and dance. The trained Theatre Unlimited staff help to incorporate all participants into the show whether or not the individual has been with Theatre Unlimited before. Everyone gets a chance to be in the spotlight in this program. Sponsored by the Productive Living Board, Emerson, US Bank and J Associates Willy Wonka Performances Wednesday, May 15, 7pm…

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June 2019

St. Louis Jewish Book Festival: Joy Ladin

June 19, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Wednesday, June 19, 7:30pm Free to Attend; Registration Required Kaplan Feldman Complex, St. Louis Jewish Federation Reading some of the best-known Torah stories through the lens of transgender experience, Joy Ladin will explore fundamental questions about how religious texts, traditions, and the understanding of God can be enriched by transgender perspectives, and how the Torah and trans lives can illuminate one another. In addition to The Soul of the Stranger, Joy is the author of a memoir and six books of poetry. She…

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August 2019

Used Book Sale

August 11, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Sunday, August 11, 10am-4pm (Preview Day): $10 admission Monday – Wednesday, August 12-14, 10am-7pm: FREE admission Thursday, August 15, 10am-6pm (Bag Day): FREE admission – Fill a bag for only $5 Thousands of books will be available for sale as the Annual J Used Book Sale returns in to the Arts and Education Building. Stock up on your summer reading material. Proceeds from the sale benefit the Cultural Arts Department. Apps are great, but there’s nothing like the feel of a real…

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B’nai B’rith Presents: Baseball Talk with Ben Hochman

August 25, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Baseball Talk with Ben Hochman (A Program of B’nai B’rith) St. Louis Post-Dispatch columnist and author, Benjamin Hochman recounts the living history of the St. Louis Cardinals, counting down the Redbirds top 50 players in their history, from number 50 to 1. Learn about and revisit remarkable stories featuring greats like Stan Musial, Bob Gibson, Mark McGwire, Albert Pujols and Yadier Molina and get an update on your 2019 St. Louis Cardinals. Join us for a ballpark dinner of Kosher…

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October 2019

St. Louis Jewish Book Festival: Kim Horner

October 3, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Thursday, October 3, 7pm Staenberg Family Complex/Creve Coeur Free Event Kim Horner Probably Someday Cancer: Genetic Risk and Preventative Mastectomy Kim Horner discovers she has inherited a BRCA gene mutation that puts her at high risk of developing certain cancers but struggles with the decision to have a surgery to reduce her risk for a disease she doesn’t have and may never get.  In Probably Someday Cancer, Kim’s weaves her personal experience with extensive research and interviews to help anyone confronted with…

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2019 Party with a Purpose

October 24, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Party with a Purpose Save the Date: Thursday, October 24 11am-1pm Lunch immediately following program. The J, Staenberg Family Complex There is no cost to attend. RSVP required by October 10. View Invitation Come learn tips and tricks to tie it all together! Please join us at our Annual Membership Event for a fun-filled morning with Elisa Mondschein of Schein Design, and Megan Perry, Style Advisor. Invite your friends and introduce them to the J Associates! Please bring a new or gently…

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November 2019

2019 St. Louis Jewish Book Festival

November 2, 2019 - November 15, 2019
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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The St. Louis Jewish Book Festival is an annual celebration of authors, books, and ideas held in November, with additional bookend events year-round. This year's speakers include keynote presenter Isaac Mizrahi, Dave Itzkoff, Elizabeth Weitzman, Dr. Michael Roizen, Lori Gottlieb and many more! Explore our full lineup online - more than 35 premier authors in this year's festival! Purchase a Premier Pass: Your Premier Pass ($110) includes entry into all author programs year-round - a value of more than $600.…

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Simply Shabbat 2019

November 8, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Families w/ children 5 & younger (siblings welcome). Celebrate Shabbat together at the J. Enjoy Shabbat dinner, sing songs, create Shabbat crafts and learn how to make Shabbat special at home with the J’s Family Center. RSVP no later than October 31. Vegetarian Meals available. Jewish dietary laws observed. Please inform us of your food allergies. Staenberg Family Complex/Creve Coeur Friday, November 8, 5:30-7:30pm $12 per adult. Kids eat free. Contact: Emilie Brockman, 314.442.3267 Presented by The Ruth & Harold Sher…

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December 2019

Youth Theatre: Seussical Jr.

December 11, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Join the J's Youth Theatre program as they transport audiences from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus. The Cat in the Hat narrates the story of Horton the Elephant, who discovers a speck of dust containing tiny people called the Whos. Horton must protect the Whos from a world of naysayers and dangers, and he must also guard an abandoned egg that’s been left in his care by the irresponsible Mayzie La Bird.  Although Horton faces ridicule, danger…

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Parent Workshop: Difficult Conversations

December 17, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Parents with children 5 years and younger. One of the toughest jobs a parent has is talking to their children about difficult  subjects. In a world of 24-hour news coverage and social media, our children have access to unprecedented amounts of information. Join us as we explore how to address these difficult topics with the youngest members of our community. Need a babysitter? Don’t worry! KidZone Babysitting is available for those who register in advance for the workshop. Space is…

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Theatre Unlimited Presents: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang!

December 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Theatre Unlimited, one of St. Louis' oldest theatre companies for adults with disabilities, is performing Chitty Chitty Bang Bang! this fall! This classic was written by Roald Dahl and Ken Hughes for the big screen and is loosely based on Ian Fleming's 1964 novel Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang: The Magical Car. It's a marvelous, magical automobile with lots of adventure, a nutty grandpa, a meanie adult and lots of fun music and excitement. Performances: Wednesday, December 18, 7pm Sunday, December 22, 11am To purchase tickets or for…

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February 2020

2020 Winter Used Book Sale

February 2, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Winter Used Book Sale: February 2-6 Thousands of books will be available for sale as the Annual J Used Book Sale returns in to the Arts and Education Building. Stock up on your winter reading material. Proceeds from the sale benefit the Cultural Arts Department. Apps are great, but there’s nothing like the feel of a real book! Book lovers, collectors and avid readers all anticipate this annual event. Thousands of titles include mystery and intrigue, novels, biographies, politics, religion,…

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J Associates: Winter Games Day 2020

February 12, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Mah Jongg | Bridge | Canasta | Your Choice! Don’t get lost in the shuffle! Enjoy your favorite game with your friends. Wednesday, February 12, 10am - 3pm FREE TO ALL! The J, Staenberg Family Complex Arts & Education Building Mirowitz Performing Arts Center View Invitation Bring your own lunch. Snacks & beverages provided. Attendance prizes throughout the day! RSVP required, including names of all players in your game, by February 5. Please return mail portion or RSVP below. We…

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Caring for Ourselves and the Community

February 19, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Join Taharath Israel & Sharsheret Supports as we celebrate and empower the women of our community! A look at Jewish values and the implications for women's health and wellness. Discussions will include: The Mikvah’s Role in a Spiritual and Physical Balance The spiritual component combined with focusing on your body in preparation Led by Rebbitzen Chani Smason How to Care for a Family Member/Friend in Need Including support programs from Sharsheret Led by Debbi Braunstein, Sharsheret Supports Coordinator, and Michelle…

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March 2020

St. Louis Jewish Book Festival: Louise Aronson

March 25, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Louise Aronson Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life Wednesday, March 25, 7pm This is a free event; RSVP to Laura Press-Milner, 314-442-3255 Physician and award-winning author Louise Aronson’s Elderhood is an essential, empathetic look at a vital but often disparaged stage of life. For more than 5,000 years, "old" has been defined as beginning between the ages of 60 and 70. That means most people alive today will spend more years in elderhood than in childhood, and many will be elders for 40…

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April 2020

Family Passover Seder 2020

April 9, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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The Family Passover Seder scheduled for April 9 will now be streamed online for free! Prior registrants will receive a full refund and be invited to join us online! Families with children 5-15 (siblings welcome). A fun, interactive and musical Passover Seder dinner experience led by Rabbi Brad Horwitz, catered by Simon Kohn’s! Avoid all the cooking and cleaning and come to the J with your whole family for the sixth annual family Seder filled with music, food, activities and…

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August 2021

Summer Used Book Sale

August 22, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Sunday, August 22 – Thursday, August 26 To protect our community and ensure that we can continue gathering together at the J safely, entry to the Used Book Sale will require: Proof of vaccination (both shots of the Moderna/Pfizer vaccines or the one shot of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine) OR a negative COVID-19 test result from within the last 48 hours. Masks must be worn at all times while inside the J's Arts & Education building (for both vaccinated…

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October 2021

Israeli Family Master Chef Event

October 24, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Israeli Family Master Chef A fun cooking experience for the family! Come to learn about and taste some of the best Israeli dishes! Each family will get a recipe and the ingredients for the dish. At the end of the evening, we’ll all enjoy the food we cooked. Staenberg Family Complex/Creve Coeur Sunday, October 24, 5pm This is a free event To register, contact Roni Lavi, 314-313-0441

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December 2021

Mary Poppins Jr.

December 8, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of magic and common sense, she must teach the family members how to value each other again. Mary Poppins takes the children on many magical and memorable adventures, but Jane and Michael aren’t the only ones upon whom she has a profound effect. Even grown-ups…

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Cabaret at the J: A Little Song, A Little Dance, A Little Seltzer Down Your Pants!

December 18, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Cabaret at the J:  A Little Song, A little Dance, A Little Seltzer Down Your Pants! starring Eric Williams and Sharon Hunter Saturday, December 18, 7:30pm Sunday, December 19, 2pm

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February 2022

Sharsheret Supports STL: How Hereditary Cancer Risk Affects Men

February 15, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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We look forward to having you join us this evening at 7pm central time for Let’s Talk About Men: Understanding and Managing Hereditary Cancer Risk. We will begin letting everyone into the room at 6:50pm and the program will begin promptly at 7pm. To join the Zoom meeting, click: https://jccstl.zoom.us/j/88380528240?pwd=RXRzUXZlcmdzSW9pYzRjWjhiYjBkZz09 Call in number: 312-626-6799. Sharsheret Supports STL Presents Let's Talk About Men Understanding and Managing Hereditary Cancer Risk Tuesday, February 15, 7pm Virtual Event (link provided the week of the…

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St. Louis Jewish Book Festival: Children’s Mitzvah Program

February 27, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Children's Mitzvah Program Dean Robbins, Thank you, Dr. Salk Sunday, February 27, 1pm Performing Arts Center Free event During his St. Louis childhood, Dean Robbins fell in love with Mighty Mouse and Superman, dressing up in superhero costumes and vowing to save the world. When he finally realized he would never have X-ray vision, he found real-life Jewish heroes who could be his role models, including Jonas Salk, the scientist who conquered polio. Dean introduces Salk and many others with…

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March 2022

Pre-Purim Party featuring “The Illustrated Cocktail”

March 15, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Join local author Rachel K. Miller for drinks, drawings and hamantaschen to kick off your Purim celebrations! Pre-Purim Party Tuesday, March 15, 7pm Staenberg Family Complex/Creve Coeur Tickets: $36, includes copy of the book plus refreshments The Illustrated Cocktail, a gorgeously illustrated collection of recipes and anecdotes. Grab a nosh and a drink, and then hear from the author, Rachel K. Miller, about the inspiration behind her book. We can't wait to see you for this laid-back evening! Presented by…

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May 2022

Yom Hazikaron Ceremony

May 3, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Yom Hazikaron Event: Israel Memorial Day Tuesday, May 3, 7pm Staenberg Family Complex/Creve Coeur The St. Louis Jewish community will gather in person for a ceremony at the J’s Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education building in Creve Coeur. This ceremony, marking Israel’s official Memorial Day, is free and open to the public. Readings, poems and songs will be in English and Hebrew. For more information, contact Roni Lavi, 314-313-0441

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J Associates 37th Annual Installation Luncheon

May 11, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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J Associates Installation Luncheon Wednesday, May 11, 11am Hats Off to the J Associates Please join us at our 37th Annual Installation Luncheon as we celebrate our rich history and present our annual allocations. 11am – 1pm Jewish Community Center Staenberg Family Complex Arts & Education Building Mirowitz Performing Arts Center $36 per person RSVP by May 4

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Theatre Unlimited Presents: Beauty and the Beast

May 11, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Watch our performers shine in Beauty and the Beast! Join us for the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. Tickets on sale now - perfect for the whole family! Performances: Wednesday & Thursday, May 11 & 12, 7pm Theatre Unlimited is the J's barrier-free theatre company where adults (18 and older) who want to take center stage can act, sing and dance. Everyone gets a chance to be in the spotlight in this program.

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Theatre Unlimited Presents: Beauty and the Beast

May 12, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Watch our performers shine in Beauty and the Beast! Join us for the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. Tickets on sale now - perfect for the whole family! Performances: Wednesday & Thursday, May 11 & 12, 7pm Theatre Unlimited is the J's barrier-free theatre company where adults (18 and older) who want to take center stage can act, sing and dance. Everyone gets a chance to be in the spotlight in this program.

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October 2022

J Associates Fall Membership Event: Party with a Purpose

October 25, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Party with a Purpose: Spread the Joya Please join us for our fall 2022 Membership Event: Tuesday, October 25, 11am-12:30pm Mirowitz Performing Arts and Banquet Center Staenberg Family Complex Lunch will be served; no cost to attend.

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November 2022

Historical Fiction Panel: Lisa Barr & Rachel Barenbaum

November 7, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Historical Fiction Panel: Lisa Barr (Woman on Fire) & Rachel Barenbaum (Atomic Anna) Monday, November 7, 1pm Tickets: $20   Fiction and history combine in these powerful stories based on real-life events. In Lisa Barr’s Woman on Fire, a journalist enters a world of intrigue and danger as she searches for a painting stolen by Nazis. Author Rachel Barenbaum explores the past with a science fiction twist in Atomic Anna. Three generations of women work together and travel through time…

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Charles Bosworth, Jr & Joel Schwartz: Bone Deep

November 7, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Bone Deep: Untangling the Betsy Faria Murder Case Charles Bosworth & Joel Schwartz Monday, November 7, 7pm Tickets: $25 The news story captivated a national audience and made for a compelling mini-series, The Thing About Pam, starring Renée Zellweger. Join us for the explosive, first-ever insider’s account of the case that captivated millions – the murder of Betsy Faria and the wrongful conviction of her husband – told by St. Louis-local Joel J. Schwartz, the defense attorney who fought for…

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Julian E. Zelizer | Abraham Joshua Heschel: A Life of Radical Amazement

November 8, 2022 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Jewish Lives Biography Program: Julian E. Zelizer, Abraham Joshua Heschel: A Life of Radical Amazement Tuesday, November 8, 10:30 am Tickets: $20 Explore the life of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, who became a symbol of the marriage between religion and social justice. In Julian Zelizer’s Abraham Joshua Heschel: A Life of Radical Amazement, explore the details of Abraham Joshua Heschel’s upbringing, move to the United States, transformation of North American Jewish life and role in the U.S. Civil Rights movement.…

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Jen Maxfield: More After the Break

November 8, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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More After the Break: A Reporter Returns to Ten Unforgettable News Stories Jen Maxfield Tuesday, November 8, 1 pm Tickets: $20 In More After the Break, Jen Maxfield, an Emmy® Award-winning correspondent for NBC 4 New York, revisits ten memorable stories from her career as a TV news reporter, describing in heart-pounding detail how the events unfolded and revealing what happened after the cameras went away. She introduces readers to unforgettable people who will inspire you with their hopefulness, even…

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Amanda Elliot & Lynda Cohen Loigman: Romance Fiction Panel

November 9, 2022 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Romance Fiction Panel Amanda Elliot (Sadie on a Plate) & Lynda Cohen Loigman (The Matchmaker’s Gift) Wednesday, November 9, 10:30am Tickets: $20 Attention all romance novel lovers! Join authors Amanda Elliot and Lynda Cohen Loigman as they share their stories of people looking for love and discuss writing for the incredibly popular romance genre. Amanda Elliot, Sadie on a Plate A chef's journey to success leads to discovering the perfect recipe for love in this delicious romantic comedy. Sadie is…

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Rina Raphael & Jason Levin: Wellness Panel

November 10, 2022 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Wellness Panel: Rina Raphael (The Gospel of Wellness: Gyms, Gurus, Goop and the False Promise of Self Care) & Jason Levin (Relationships to Infinity: The Art and Science to Keeping in Touch) Thursday, November 10, 10:30am Tickets: $20 Be good to yourself and others. Join us for a panel dedicated to helping you navigate the wellness craze – the good, the bad and the ugly – and to providing tips to make maintaining relationships in your life a little less…

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Gregory Zuckerman | A Shot to Save the World: The Inside Story of the Life-or-Death Race for a Covid-19 Vaccine

November 10, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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A Shot to Save the World: The Inside Story of the Life-or-Death Race for a Covid-19 Vaccine Gregory Zuckerman Thursday, November 10, 1pm Tickets: $20 The Wall Street Journal special writer Gregory Zuckerman provides the authoritative account of the race to create and produce the COVID-19 vaccine. Following the scientists behind the lifesaving shot, Zuckerman offers a behind-the-scenes look at this critical modern-day innovation. From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Man Who Solved the Market. Few…

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Andy Dunn | Burn Rate: Launching a Startup and Losing My Mind

November 11, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Burn Rate: Launching a Startup and Losing My Mind Andy Dunn Friday, November 11, 1pm Tickets: $20 The co-founder of the menswear startup Bonobos opens up about the struggle with bipolar disorder that nearly cost him everything in this gripping, radically honest memoir of mental illness and entrepreneurship. At twenty-eight, fresh from Stanford's MBA program and steeped in the move-fast-and-break-things ethos of Silicon Valley, Andy Dunn was on top of the world. He was building a new kind of startup…

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Barry Nalebuff | Split the Pie: A Radical New Way to Negotiate

November 11, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Split the Pie: A Radical New Way to Negotiate Barry Nalebuff Friday, November 11, 1pm Tickets: $20 From a leading Yale expert and serial entrepreneur, a radical, principled and field-tested approach that identifies what's really at stake in any negotiation and ensures you get your half--so you can focus on growing the pie. Negotiations are incredibly stressful and can bring out the worst in people. Wouldn't it be better if there were a principled way to negotiate? Wouldn't it be…

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Paul Ford | Lord Knows, at Least I was There: Working with Stephen Sondheim

November 12, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Music Night: Paul Ford, Lord Knows, at Least I was There: Working with Stephen Sondheim Saturday, November 12, 7pm Tickets: $25 This session will include special musical performances and will be moderated by local philanthropist and podcast/radio host Nancy Kranzberg. In Lord Knows, at Least I was There: Working with Stephen Sondheim, Broadway piano prodigy Paul Ford recalls his decades-long professional relationship with Broadway’s expert songwriter Stephen Sondheim, who has publicly declared Ford the “indefatigable master of the musical theatre” and…

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Sports Night: Dan Grunfeld & Barry Weinberg

November 13, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Sports Night: Dan Grunfeld (By the Grace of the Game: The Holocaust, a Basketball Legacy, and an Unprecedented American Dream) & Barry Weinberg (Eating my Way Through Baseball: Legendary Stories with a Major League Bite) Sunday, November 13, 7pm Tickets: $25 Two sports professionals share their experiences through a Jewish lens. From a family legacy spanning the Holocaust to hoops in the NBA to a professional baseball player and trainer eating his way around the major leagues, Sports Night promises…

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Missouri’s Own Authors

November 16, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Bookend Event – Missouri’s Own Authors Wednesday, November 16, 7 pm Tickets: $25 Missouri’s homegrown talent shares their stories. Local and state-wide authors will share their stories via our panel, and then after their presentations, the audience is invited to enjoy one-on-one conversations with the panelists. Mara W. Cohen Ioannides, Jews of Missouri: An Ornament to Israel Missouri State University English professor Mara W. Cohen Ioannides describes Missouri’s rich Jewish history – not only in St. Louis, Kansas City and…

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December 2022

Nishmah Presents: Wisdom of the Heart Discussion

December 1, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Join Nishmah for a discussion on the wisdom of the heart. This evening we’ll seek to combine two languages – the language of the Jewish text and thinking and the language of Eastern culture – with an emphasis on Chinese medicine. How does the connection between our heart, brain and womb affect our physical, psychological mental and spiritual health? How is the heart portrayed in the scriptures? What does it teach us about wisdom? What is the role of the heart…

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Youth Theatre Presents: Peter Pan JR.

December 7, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Take a journey back to childhood by bringing the whole family to see Peter Pan Jr.! The musical is performed by children ages 5-15, but entertaining for audiences of all ages. Watch the lost boys dance, the pirates play tricks, and Peter Pan himself inspire children to cherish their youth.

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Youth Theatre Presents: Peter Pan JR.

December 8, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Take a journey back to childhood by bringing the whole family to see Peter Pan Jr.! The musical is performed by children ages 5-15, but entertaining for audiences of all ages. Watch the lost boys dance, the pirates play tricks, and Peter Pan himself inspire children to cherish their youth.

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Babysitting, Bingo & Broadway at NJT

December 10, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Want to head to the theatre and see Jerry's Girls but don't want to worry about a babysitter? Drop kids 12 and younger off at KidZone for no fee and enjoy the show! A family-friendly game of Hanukkah Bingo will start after the show, so grab the kids and play! Snacks are provided for children & adults. To RSVP for babysitting, email Avital Kadosh at akadosh@jccstl.org & make sure to buy your tickets for Jerry's Girls!

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Youth Theatre Presents: Peter Pan JR.

December 11, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Take a journey back to childhood by bringing the whole family to see Peter Pan Jr.! The musical is performed by children ages 5-15, but entertaining for audiences of all ages. Watch the lost boys dance, the pirates play tricks, and Peter Pan himself inspire children to cherish their youth.

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Youth Theatre Presents: Peter Pan JR.

December 11, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Take a journey back to childhood by bringing the whole family to see Peter Pan Jr.! The musical is performed by children ages 5-15, but entertaining for audiences of all ages. Watch the lost boys dance, the pirates play tricks, and Peter Pan himself inspire children to cherish their youth.

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Schmooze & Booze at NJT

December 17, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Schmooze & Booze with Us! Young professionals are invited to a happy hour at 7pm before the 8pm production of Jerry's Girls at the New Jewish Theatre. Food and refreshments will also be available during intermission. Saturday, December 17 Staenberg Family Complex/Creve Coeur   Purchase tickets for Jerry's Girls and use promo code Under40! at checkout to save.

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Theatre Unlimited Presents: Fiddler on the Roof JR.

December 21, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Theatre Unlimited proudly presents Fiddler on the Roof Jr., a musical about life among the Jewish community of a pre-revolutionary Russian village. A poor milkman, determined to find good husbands for his five daughters, consults the traditional matchmaker - and also has a word with God. Wednesday, December 21 & Thursday, December 22

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Theatre Unlimited Presents: Fiddler on the Roof JR.

December 22, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Theatre Unlimited proudly presents Fiddler on the Roof Jr., a musical about life among the Jewish community of a pre-revolutionary Russian village. A poor milkman, determined to find good husbands for his five daughters, consults the traditional matchmaker - and also has a word with God. Wednesday, December 21 & Thursday, December 22

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January 2023

Rick Recht Jewish Community Concert

January 15, 2023 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Rock all afternoon with the founder of Jewish Rock Radio, Rick Recht. Co-sponsored by PJ Library. Registration Required Free family ticket with a donation of any amount to the Jewish Federation Annual Campaign For more information, contact Avital Kadosh, 314.442.3172.

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Martin Luther Jr. Day Event | Jessica Nordell

January 17, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Bookend: Martin Luther King Jr. Day Event Jessica Nordell, The End of Bias: A Beginning: The Science and Practice of Overcoming Unconscious Bias Tuesday, January 17, 2023 Tickets: Free but registration required The End of Bias is a transformative, groundbreaking exploration into how we can eradicate unintentional bias and discrimination, the great challenge of our age. Implicit bias: persistent, unintentional prejudiced behavior that clashes with our consciously held beliefs. We know that it exists, to corrosive and even lethal effect.…

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August 2023

Summer Used Book Sale 2023

August 27, 2023 @ 10:00 am - August 31, 2023 @ 8:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Sunday, August 27 – Thursday, August 31 Sunday, August 27: 10am-6pm (Preview Day: $10 admission) Monday, August 28: 10am-7pm (Free admission) Tuesday, August 29: 10am-7pm (Free admission) Wednesday, August 30: 10am-7pm (Free admission) Thursday, August 31: 10am-8pm (Free admission; Fill a bag for $5!) Thousands of books will be available for sale at the J Used Book Sale. Stock up on your reading material. Proceeds from the sale benefit the Cultural Arts Department.

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September 2023

New Jewish Theatre 25th Anniversary Celebration & Fundraiser

September 10, 2023 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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January 2024

JBF Bookend: Rachel Beanland – “The House Is On Fire”

January 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Free

The House Is On Fire tells the story of the 1811 Richmond Theater Fire from the perspective of four integrous characters—two Black and enslaved, two white and imminently more protected—none of whom experience the world from a place of institutional authority. Set on the night after Christmas, the place was packed as Placide & Green Company, a touring ensemble with more than 30 members, put on a play when a fire broke out backstage thanks to an oversight and some…

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February 2024

Israeli Film Club

February 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 22, 2024

The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Free

Explore Israeli cinema with Snir, the Israeli Shaliach! Join us for film screenings and discover Israel’s vibrant storytelling. Don’t miss this cinematic journey! In each meeting we will watch a different Israeli movie, followed by a discussion.

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Israeli Film Club

February 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 22, 2024

The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Free

Explore Israeli cinema with Snir, the Israeli Shaliach! Join us for film screenings and discover Israel’s vibrant storytelling. Don’t miss this cinematic journey! In each meeting we will watch a different Israeli movie, followed by a discussion.

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Songleader Boot Camp National Conference

February 18 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until February 20, 2024

The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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$425

Teens and Adults. SLBC is an intensive leadership training program for rabbis, cantors, educators and all others interested in offering a profound exploration of the physiology, psychology, strategy and execution behind inspirational Jewish teaching and song leading. SLBC participants experience a powerful three-day immersion program.

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Songleader Boot Camp National Conference

February 19 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until February 20, 2024

The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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$425

Teens and Adults. SLBC is an intensive leadership training program for rabbis, cantors, educators and all others interested in offering a profound exploration of the physiology, psychology, strategy and execution behind inspirational Jewish teaching and song leading. SLBC participants experience a powerful three-day immersion program.

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Songleader Boot Camp National Conference

February 20 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until February 20, 2024

The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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$425

Teens and Adults. SLBC is an intensive leadership training program for rabbis, cantors, educators and all others interested in offering a profound exploration of the physiology, psychology, strategy and execution behind inspirational Jewish teaching and song leading. SLBC participants experience a powerful three-day immersion program.

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Israeli Film Club

February 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 22, 2024

The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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Free

Explore Israeli cinema with Snir, the Israeli Shaliach! Join us for film screenings and discover Israel’s vibrant storytelling. Don’t miss this cinematic journey! In each meeting we will watch a different Israeli movie, followed by a discussion.

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