Amy Lummer on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 10:00:00 am
On Shavuot, a holiday of Kehillah, community, when all of the Jewish people came together at Har Sinai (Mount Sinai) to receive the Torah, it is customary to eat dairy, read the Book of Ruth, stay up all night studying, decorate with flowers and greenery, and do paper cutting. Read how my family celebrates and check out several recipes!
Greg Feitel on Friday, May 7, 2021 at 4:00:00 pm
This summer, Camp Achva is planning a summer brimming with celebrations. This summer’s theme is L’Chaim(To Life) and the staff are hard at work planning a summer ......Read More
Amy Lummer on Friday, April 30, 2021 at 2:00:00 pm
Lag B'Omer is one of our favorite holidays to celebrate with children. There are fires, food, and celebrations. My family always grills dinner, lights a fire in the firepit ......Read More
Nisha Ali on Friday, April 23, 2021 at 2:00:00 pm
Here at the JCC, we want our members to get the most out of our facilities, while moving one step closer to achieving their fitness goals! This is why we are excited to share new opportunities that are now included with your membership.
Shy Ashkenazi on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 3:00:00 pm
This time of the year marks so many events in the history of our people - from the formation of Am Yisrael (the people of Israel), the acceptance of Elohei Yisrael (God of ......Read More
Anat Litwok and Greg Feitel on Monday, April 5, 2021 at 12:00:00 pm
This past year has been one we could have never imagined. Everything we knew, our day-to-day routines, vanished in an instant, and we each had to learn to adapt to a new ......Read More
Amy Lummer on Friday, March 26, 2021 at 10:00:00 am
Make your own Matzah?? You can do that? You can!
Amy Lummer on Friday, March 19, 2021 at 2:00:00 pm
Passover has always been a BIG DEAL in my house. My husband’s family loves to celebrate, and we always had a house full of people, Jewish, non-Jewish, all were welcome. ......Read More
Amy Lummer on Friday, March 19, 2021 at 10:00:00 am
½ cup coconut oil
4 ounces chocolate chips
¼ cup packed brown sugar
¼ cup sugar
1 teaspoon almond extract
1½ cups almond ......Read More
Site Administrator on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 12:00:00 pm
Is Anything More Important Than Your Health? The short and long answer is no! Everyone knows that exercise promotes good health, but the pandemic has pointed out just how important it is. The situation has made us feel vulnerable in many ways — almost all of which can be helped with exercise.
Shy Ashkenazi, Senior Shaliach, Pozez JCC on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 10:30:00 pm
I always loved Purim.
Growing up I used to think about my costumes a long time before the holiday, always trying to be creative, find a twist and make it fun. As I got ......Read More
Shy Ashkenazi, Senior Shaliach, Pozez JCC on Thursday, December 24, 2020 at 1:15:00 pm
Chanukah. The festival of lights. The celebrations and the fried dough. I have been here on my Shlichut for almost a year and a half. Most of it socially distant. This ......Read More
Shy Ashkenazi, Pozez JCC Sr. Shaliach on Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 9:00:00 pm
“After the holidays all will be renewed” say the words of a song I grew up on in Israel —Hitchadshut (renewal) by Israeli songwriter Neomi Shemer
The high ......Read More
Shy Ashkenazi, Senior Shaliach on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 12:00:00 pm
525,600 minutes, how do you measure a year? In meetings, in content, events, in cups of coffee, in COVID and 5 months at home…
It has been a year since I arrived in ......Read More
Ima's Kitchen on Tuesday, April 14, 2020 at 12:00:00 am
MEET IMA'S KITCHEN
We all know that food is a central part of shared experiences.
Shy is happy to introduce you to Ima (mom) Ashkenazi and her cooking. A collection of ......Read More