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Temple KO! Ami Brotherhood-led serv-
ices at 8 p.m. include klezmer music by
Schmaltz and speaker Allan Gale, asso-
ciate director, Jewish Community
Council, "Current Situation in Israel: An
Optimistic Viewpoint." (248) 661-0040.
Caturday, Jan. 24
Services at 9 a.m. celebrate the role that
women play in nurturing and strengthen-
ing the shul with a service run by
Sisterhood members. Congregation
B'nai Moshe (248) 737-1931.
Jews in the World
Rabbi Klein speaks at 9 a.m. on "The
History of the Jews in New York."
Breakfast. $5. Temple Emanu-El. (248)
Sanctify the new month through prayer
and Torah study at 10 a.m. with
Michigan Branch Women's League for
Conservative Judaism. Congregation
Beth Ahm. Debbie Balkin (248) 865-
Join the Jewish Cultural Society 10
a.m.-noon for noshes and "Raising
Strong Jewish Kids," a workshop led by
social workers Carol Lapidus and
Stacey Weinberg. Ann Arbor JCC, 2935
Birch Hollow Dr. (734) 975-9872.
Steven Gold speaks on "How to Make
the Most of JewishGen's New
Databases," hosted by Jewish
Genealogical Society of Michigan at 2
p.m. No charge members, $5 guests.
Temple Beth El library. Pam Gordon
Family Outdoor Event
West Bloomfield JCC presents
"Nature's Way — The Great Outdoors"
with Eastern Mountain Sports and
National Wildlife Federation: a snowshoe
clinic and winter scavenger hunt at 2
p.m. for families and children ages 6-12.
Children receive fanny pack and Ranger
Rick magazine. No charge. RSVP: Nancy
Monday, Jan. 2i;
"Abba's Baggy Bear P.J. Night" for dads
and children 5:30-7 p.m. Wear pajamas,
bring a flashlight and sleeping bag,
enjoy pizza and hot cocoa.
Congregation Beth Shalom (248) 547-
7970, ext. 234.
Dr. Charles Silow facilitates support
group 10-11 a.m. for Program for
Holocaust Survivors and Families. Oak
Park JCC. (248) 661-2999.
Join caller Howard Guttman for fun,
prizes and refreshments at 12:45 p.m.
Charge. Oak Park JCC.
JET's Festival of New Plays presents It
Should Be by Ted Herstan, directed by
Harold Jurkiewicz, at 7:30 p.m. and 7:30
p.m. Tuesday. $5. Aaron DeRoy Theatre,
West Bloomfield JCC. (248) 788-2900.
Voice of Reason
Join the Birmingham Temple at 8 p.m.
for "The Religious Right and the
Michigan Legislature," a look into the
workings of our state government with
State Sen. Gilda Jacobs (D) and State
Rep. Marc Shulman (R).
Prof. Howard Lupovitch discusses
"Hungarian Jewry in the 20th Century:
Rebirth and Revival After the Fall of
Communism" 7:30-9 p.m. $8 members,
$10 guests. Congregation B'nai Moshe
Tuesday, Jan. 27
Matt Prentice, CEO, Unique Restaurant
Corp., presents "A Kosher Taste of
Klass" of winter vegetarian fare to
Greater Detroit Chapter of Hadassah,
Eleanor Roosevelt Group 7 p.m. $12.
Hadassah House, 5030 Orchard Lake
Road, West Bloomfield. (248) 683-5030.
Wednesday, Jan. 28
Meet and Greet Seniors
Supportive Communities greets older
adults at 1 p.m. with a concert by
pianist Michael Krieger, refreshments
and raffle. Oak Park JCC (248) 967-
Review and discuss The Blessing of a
Broken Heart by Sherri Mandell at 1:30
p.m., led by Julie Solomon, librarian.
West Bloomfield JCC (248) 432-5577.
Hillel Open House
Prospective kindergarten and first grade
students invited to learn about and visit
Hillel Day School of Metropolitan Detroit
at 7 p.m. 32200 Middlebelt Rd.,
Farmington Hills. RSVP: Helen Brody
View Yiddish musical comedy with.
English subtitles, His Wife's Lover 7:30
p.m., sponsored by Program for
Holocaust Survivors and Families.
Meer Apts., West Bloomfield. (248) 661-
Thursday, Jan. 29
Onita Sander entertains at 1 p.m. $1
members, $2 guests. Oak Park JCC
Meet at the bar at 6:30 and stay for din-
ner with Shir Shalom Singles 40+. J.
Alexander's, West Bloomfield. Bev (248)
a- Jan. 30
Dr Steven Bolling speaks on "Touch
Beyond Our Reach, See Beyond Our
Vision" and Drs. Sara Warber and
Monica Myklebust on "Minimizing Stress
and Optimizing Health: Herbs and Mind-
Body Approaches" when Jewish
Women's Foundation of Metropolitan
Detroit and University of Michigan
Integrative Medicine Program present
"The Future of Ancient Medicine 9:30
a.m.-noon. $10. Continental breakfast.
Max M. Fisher Federation Bldg.,
Bloomfield Twp. (248) 203-1483.
Celebrate Tu B'shevat
Jewish Cultural Society program
focuses on the historical, cultural and
ecological elements of Tu b'Shevat 10-
noon at Matthaei Botanical Garden, Ann
Arbor. $3 adults, $1 children. RSVP:
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