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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..

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    Jan
    16
    Mon
    6:30 pm Duplicate Bridge Class & Practice
    Duplicate Bridge Class & Practice
    Jan 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Duplicate Bridge Class & Practice @ Asheville JCC
    Want to improve your Bridge skills? Take advantage of this weekly event. The first Tuesday of the month will be Apprentice Directors Training (ADT) for those that want to learn the laws of Duplicate Bridge.[...]
    6:30 pm Mountain Music Jam
    Mountain Music Jam
    Jan 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Mountain Music Jam @ Asheville JCC
    Calling all fiddles, mandolins, banjos, guitars, stand-up basses, other compatible acoustic instruments, and heartfelt vocals to celebrate our OLD-TIME and BLUEGRASS heritage! We play at INTERMEDIATE level. We are not beginners, nor are we advanced/professional[...]
    Jan
    17
    Tue
    11:00 am JFS Elder Club-Asheville
    JFS Elder Club-Asheville
    Jan 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
    JFS Elder Club for socialization, exercise and activity with your peers; fresh kosher lunches; respite time for family caregivers. Meets at JFS in Asheville, Tuesday & Thursday, 11am – 2pm. Contact JFS at (828)253-2900 or[...]
    5:00 pm JFS Board meeting
    JFS Board meeting
    Jan 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
     
    Jan
    18
    Wed
    10:00 am Israeli Book Club: Bethlehem Roa...
    Israeli Book Club: Bethlehem Roa...
    Jan 18 @ 10:00 am
    Israeli Book Club: Bethlehem Road Murder by Batya Gur @ JCC David Zimerman Room
    In the JCC’s monthly Israeli Book Club, members will focus on Israeli authors, both fiction and non-fiction.  Each month a new book will be selected by the group. Interested in joining the group? Email rochelle@jcc-asheville.org[...]
    11:00 am JFS Elder Club-Hendersonville
    JFS Elder Club-Hendersonville
    Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Satellite location for our Elder Club, providing socialization, exercise, activities and peer friendship for older adults; fresh kosher lunches; respite time for family caregivers. Meets at Agudas Israel Congregation each Wednesday, 11am – 2pm. Contact[...]
    12:00 pm Meet the Midrash with Rabbi Just...
    Meet the Midrash with Rabbi Just...
    Jan 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    Out of the texts of the Torah, the Rabbis created teachings bringing deeper meanings to the wisdom of the Jewish people known as Midrash. Each week we will explore some of these teachings based on[...]
    Jan
    19
    Thu
    8:30 am Living Torah with Rabbi Justin G...
    Living Torah with Rabbi Justin G...
    Jan 19 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am
    Timeless Teachings for Walking in the World. Start your day off with inspired learning and meaningful conversations. Relevant and insightful lessons from the wellspring of Jewish wisdom. All are welcome. No experience necessary. Thursdays, 8:30[...]
    11:00 am JFS Elder Club-Asheville
    JFS Elder Club-Asheville
    Jan 19 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
    JFS Elder Club for socialization, exercise and activity with your peers; fresh kosher lunches; respite time for family caregivers. Meets at JFS in Asheville, Tuesday & Thursday, 11am – 2pm. Contact JFS at (828)253-2900 or[...]
    Jan
    20
    Fri
    10:00 am JCC: Musical Tot Shabbat
    JCC: Musical Tot Shabbat
    Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
    JCC: Musical Tot Shabbat @ Asheville JCC
    All are welcome to join our weekly musical Shabbat 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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