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January 15, 2016  RSS feed

Completed Torah prompts display of community pride

The Jewish Community of St. Petersburg recently celebrated the completion of the Lynzee Press Community Torah.  Under a large tent on the front lawn of the Chabad Jewish Center of St. Petersburg, the Torah scroll was open on a table draped in linen for the addition of the final letters to make it complete.  More...

Bay area group to perform ‘Cantors Cabaret’

The Bay Area Cantorial Association (BACA) presents its 13th annual concert, “There’s No Business Like Shul Business: A Cantors Cabaret!” in two concerts with cantors and cantorial soloists performing next month in Tampa and Sarasota.  More...

Volunteers are the glue for annual Beth-El art show

Without volunteers, the Art Festival at Temple Beth-El wouldn’t be able to grow from a small event into a showcase for more than 170 award-winning sculptors, painters, potters and artists of varied mediums. The festival is now entering its 43rd year, and it has become clear – the volunteers are what make all the difference.  More...

Vodka Latke draws crowd to Casino Royale party

More than 150 young Jewish singles and couples from throughout the Tampa Bay area tried casino games, schmoozed, danced and dined at the annual Dec. 24 Vodka Latke party.  More...

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