Wednesday February 26, 2020
Leap into February with Zing! Zing! Zing! The United Jewish People’s Order’s informal gathering of all who love song, be it in Yiddish, Hebrew, or English. Zing! meets at the Free Times Cafe and is led by locals Hartley Wynberg and Shifra Cooper. All are welcome! Join for a meal and a bisl song.
Saturday February 29, 2020
Camp Naivelt’s annual get together in the city, the Mid-Winter Mingle is for all ages and features: swimming, ping pong, and an art activity organized by UJPO’s Indigenous Solidarity Working Group. And, of course, lots and lots of delicious snacks!
Sunday March 8, 2020
This International Women’s Day join us in a celebration of brave heroines from the past: Vashti, Esther, and the story of Purim. Our party features interactive activities and games, art-making, the Purim Shpiel (play), pizza and Hamantashn, and more.
Wednesday January 29, 2020
Let the Zinging resume! C’mon down to Free Times Cafe for the first Zing! Zing! Zing! of 2020. Zing! is the United Jewish People’s Order’s drop-in singing group. Led by local musicians, Hartley Wynberg and Shifra Cooper, Zing! Zing! Zing! is driven by a love of song, Yiddish, English, Hebrew, and otherwise.
Using Humour to Fight the Right: An Alternative Shabbes Potluck
Friday January 24, 2020
Explore humour as a possible tool to use against the Right with an illustrated romp with Harriet and Andrew Lyons. Verbal and pictorial attempts to turn humour against fascism and other right wing ideologies will be discussed. Laughter guaranteed; useful tips, who knows?