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  • Welcome to the Asheville Jewish Community: Over 2,000 families – a dozen organizations • Unified in spirit • ASPIRING to something higher; Jews by birth – Jews by choice • COLLABORATING, celebrating, SUPPORTING • For ourselves and our kids; Reform and Conservative, Orthodox and un-affiliated; Pick a door and get involved..

  • Upcoming:

    Nov
    21
    Mon
    all-day Hanukkah Shuk
    Hanukkah Shuk
    Nov 21 – Dec 30 all-day
    Hanukkah Shuk @ JCC Lobby
    Dreidels, wrapping paper, Hanukkah toys, disposable menorahs, candles, gelt (chocolate coins), tzedakah boxes, games, puzzles and more! We’ll have a lot of new items available this year! Come and get your supplies while they last. If you have requests,[...]
    Nov
    28
    Mon
    all-day JCC: Hanukkah in a Box
    JCC: Hanukkah in a Box
    Nov 28 – Dec 16 all-day
    JCC: Hanukkah in a Box @ Various
    Help us bring Hanukkah to local elementary school classes! Volunteers will provide a program to teach kindergarten children about the cultural elements of Hanukkah, with re-useable boxes of materials for volunteers to take each time[...]
    Dec
    11
    Sun
    8:30 am Latke Loop Run to Benefit Shalom...
    Latke Loop Run to Benefit Shalom...
    Dec 11 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am
    Latke Loop Run to Benefit Shalom Children’s Center @ JCC Parking Lot
    Children are invited to run eight loops around the JCC parking lot to show off their endurance, have fun, and raise money for the JCC’s early childhood programs. Participants who raise at least $24 in pledges will receive a[...]
    9:15 am Hanukkah 8K
    Hanukkah 8K
    Dec 11 @ 9:15 am – 12:30 pm
    Hanukkah 8K @ Jewish Community Center
    The Hanukkah 8K, presented by CarePartners and Great Beginnings Great Smiles, is a community wide celebration of the eight day Jewish holiday of Hanukkah, also known as the Festival of Lights. Join us for this brand new race[...]
    1:30 pm Duplicate Bridge
    Duplicate Bridge
    Dec 11 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
    Duplicate Bridge @ Asheville JCC
    Partners guaranteed and all playing levels are welcome. Earn master points at a fun loving, no pressure laid back game!  
    3:00 pm TAG Dinner and a Movie
    TAG Dinner and a Movie
    Dec 11 @ 3:00 pm
    TAG Dinner and a Movie @ Grail Moviehouse and Packs Tavern
    TAG will be meeting at the Grail Moviehouse for the showing of The Green Prince, the fourth film in the JCC’s Israeli Film Series. The film tells the story of Mosab, son of Hamas leader Sheikh Hassan Yousef, who[...]
    5:30 pm Gesher 2nd Sunday
    Gesher 2nd Sunday
    Dec 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
     
    Dec
    12
    Mon
    10:00 am Havdalah with Penny
    Havdalah with Penny
    Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
    Join us in a sing along to welcome the week! We will gather in the upstairs foyer on Mondays at 10:00. Children ages 2-5 are welcome with a chaperone.
    10:00 am JCC: Musical Tot Havdalah
    JCC: Musical Tot Havdalah
    Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
    JCC: Musical Tot Havdalah @ Asheville JCC
    All are welcome to join our weekly musical Havdalah celebration for young children and families led by Penny White. Children not enrolled in JCC children’s programs must be accompanied by an adult. Schedule can sometimes[...]

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