Upcoming Programs

Movie & Lunch Bunch

Going in Style
Lifelong buddies Willie (Morgan Freeman), Joe (Michael Caine) and Albert (Alan Arkin) decide to buck retirement and step off the straightand-narrow when their pension funds become a corporate casualty. Desperate to pay the bills, the three men risk it all by embarking on a daring adventure to knock off the bank that absconded with their money. A light lunch will be served. This film is rated PG-13.
Date: Wednesday, August 15
Time: 12:00-2:30 p.m.
Location: Multi-Purpose Room
Cost: $8/Member | $11/Non Member
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Adult Programs

My Big Fat Reform Wedding… in Israel
Join us to welcome Akron/Canton’s Israeli Shlichim, Gili and Uri Hershkovitz as they discuss the difference between a Reform vs. Orthodox wedding in Israel. Despite the State of Israel not recognizing any Reform wedding ceremonies, The Hershkovitz’s still made the decision to participate in one. A light dinner will be served. This event is free and open to everyone.

We invite you to attend the art gallery reception at 5:30 p.m. This event features works from Youngstown native, Susan Copich, who will be in attendance.
Date: Tuesday, May 22
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Multi-Purpose Room
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Movie Screening and Discussion: “In Our Hands: The Battle for Jerusalem”
This year we will celebrate Jerusalem Day with a screening of the movie “In Our Hands” which tells the story of the battle for the liberation of Jerusalem’s old city and the Western Wall during the 1967 war. The movie will be followed by a short discussion led by our Israeli educator, Gon Erez. This event is free and open to all. Refreshments will be served.
Date: Thursday, June 7
Time: 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Multi-Purpose Room
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JCC Scholar Series

“By the Sweat of Their Brow”- The Youngstown Steel Museum
Dr. Marcelle Wilson of Youngstown State University will discuss the themes of work, labor and welfare capitalism of the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor. During this lecture, she will show 
images from the museum’s major exhibit and showcase artifacts found in their permanent collection. Dr. Wilson received her doctorate from West Virginia University. She is currently the Site Manager of the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor and a part-time faculty member with the YSU History Department. A light lunch will be served. This event is free and open to everyone.
Date: Friday, June 1

Time: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Multi-Purpose Room
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Newman Levy Speaker Series

“The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg” Film Screening and Talk-Back with Producer
Hank Greenberg, also known as the “Hebrew Hammer”, was an American professional baseball player. He left  baseball to enlist in the U.S. Army. Greenberg was the first major league player to return to the MLB after the war. Join us for a screening of the movie “The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg” followed by a discussion with the producer, Ms. Aviva Kempner. Light refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to everyone.
Date: Monday, August 27
Time: 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Multi-Purpose Room
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