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Romaniote and Greek Jews Remembered at Yonkers Yom HaShoah

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Holocaust Remembrance Day, Yom HaShoah,  is observed annually to commemorate the six million Jews who were murdered by the Nazi party government of Germany during World War II. Each year the Lincoln Park Jewish Center seeks to educate people about little-known and important facts of the Shoah. Past years’ presentations...

Israeli Independence Day

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On Tuesday, May 2, at 2 p.m., the Atria Senior Living will be celebrating Israeli Independence Day. Israeli performer and accordion player Shlomo will be performing and the Atria’s chef will be preparing refreshments with flavors of Israel. Open to all. The Atria is at 3718-3726 Henry Hudson Parkway, Riverdale.

Film Screening: ‘Hate Spaces: The Politics of Intolerance on Campus’

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Sunday, April 30, at 5 p.m.

Bow Tie Criterion Cinemas, 2 Railroad Ave, Greenwich

JCC Cinema presents a special film screening of “Hate Spaces: The Politics of Intolerance on Campus.” This powerful new documentary examines how anti-Semitism is being made fashionable at many American universities through the ongoing academic de-legitimization of Israel and the normalization of hatred in the name of social justice.  A must-see for families with high school and college students. Teens are invited to stay for dinner and discussion following the screening. Co-sponsored by Galvanize.

Tickets $10 Adults/$8 Teens. Register at jccgreenwich.org or 203-552-1818.

Fighting Anti-Semitism: The Power of Connection with Dr. Charles Small

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Tuesday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m.

YWCA Greenwich, 259 E. Putnam Ave, Greenwich

UJA Greenwich will host a talk with Dr. Charles Small, «Fighting Antisemitism: The Power of Connection” at YWCA Greenwich. Join the founding director and president of the Institute for the Study of Global Anti-Semitism and Policy in exploring the rise in hate and the role of community action in safeguarding its targets.

Dr. Charles Small convened groundbreaking academic seminar series in the emerging field of contemporary anti-Semitism studies at Columbia University, Harvard, the Sorbonne and Stanford University. He was the founding Director of the Yale Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of...

JASA Van Cortlandt Senior Center Events

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May 5: P. Montiel, film historian, will present on Bette Davis at 1 p.m. Lunch of baked chicken or gefilte fish loaf served at 12:15 p.m. Recommended senior meal contribution: $2.00, and $1.00 for event.

May 7: David Glukh, piccolo trumpet & Ismail Butera, accordion, will perform international music at 2 p.m. after lunch of salmon or stuffed  cabbage at 1 p.m. Recommended senior meal contribution: $3.00, and $2.00 for event. Please call the office by Thurs. May 4 to reserve a meal.

May 9: Annabella Gonzalez Dance Theater will perform at 1 p.m. Lunch of honey-mustard chicken cutlet or chicken salad served at 12:15 p.m. Recommended senior meal contribution: $2.00, and $1.00 for...

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