Louland Falls 2014

YOU'RE INVITED!

Dining, Music & Wine Sharing Under the Stars...

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 6:30 P.M.

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Please bring a bottle of your favorite summer wine to share! $54 per person with a minimum 2014 family campaign gift of $180 to the United Jewish Federation of Utah.

RSVP by July 2nd. To pay or make your pledge on line, click on more below, Questions: Drora at doren@shalomutah.org or 801-581-0102.

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JOIN US - ISRAELI SCOUTS in UTAH - JULY 2014

The United Jewish Federation of Utah invites you to come and enjoy the exciting and entertaining Israeli Scouts performers. This song & dance troupe introduces Israeli culture and folklore in performances for audiences of all ages, races and religions, and expresses the vast cultural diversity in Israel. Laugh and sing along as these ten fantastic High School seniors tell their stories through song and artistry. They were chosen after a competitive “American Idol” like national search. The Israel Scouts are part of the International Scouting movement. The Israeli Scouts are proudly sponsored by the United Jewish Federation of Utah, the Church of Jesus Christ Latter-Day Saints Foundation, and the Great Salt Lake Council Boy Scouts of America. They will certainly entertain.

The following is the tentative list of performances:

·         Tuesday, July 15, 2014,6:30 pm, at Congregation Kol Ami

·         Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at Camp Tomahawk, Fire Bowl, Bear River Scout Reservation

·         Thursday, July 17, 2014, 12:30 pm, at the pavilion at the Bear Lake Aquatics Center

·         Friday, July 18, 2014, 7:30 pm, at Temple Har Shalom, Park City (following Shabbat Services at 6:30 pm).

 

 

Women's Philanthropy and Activities

Lunch & Learn with Professor Jacqueline Osherow

 Lunch & Learn has been led by the very energetic, thought provoking and inspirational, Professor Jacqueline Osherow on the discussion of Bible as Literature and how it relates to our contemporary lives. Jacqueline Osherow is a distinguished English professor at the University of Utah and a poet. We've been meeting in different homes and bring potluck dishes per the host's request. Typically, we send out an Evite before the event and ask to RSVP. Friends are Welcome!

 Please contact Ruth Davidson (ruthmdavidson@gmail.com) or our new co-chair Judith Meshorer-Lindsey (jmeshorer@aol.com) to RSVP, get food assignment and be added to the future emailing list.

Click here to view the programs of the Utah Women’s Philanthropy. Next Lunch & Learn meeting will be on July 23, 2014 at 11:00am at the home of Linda Brownstein. Future date is August 6 at the home of Rona Greenwald.

RSVP: doren@shalomutah.org

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MEN'S GROUP 

Our next “Guys Night Out” will be on Wednesday, June 26, 6:30 PM at the Wasatch Bagel Cafe, 1300 Snow Creek Drive, Park City, UT 84060.

In addition to good food and conversation, we have scheduled an informative presentation by Rabbi Jim Simon. Please invite your friends.

Topic:8 COMMON Misconceptions JEWS have about JUDAISM”

Cost:              $15at the door – honor system - will cover food cost

The goal of the Federation's Men Group is to provide a mechanism for guys to come together in the spirit of community and friendship. It is also our hope that the group be guided by those who participate. RSVP: ashapiro@shalomutah.org

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PJ Library

PJ ("PJ" for "pajamas") program offers free, high-quality Jewish books and music each month to children ages 6 months to 8 years. Click on the picture to register your child.

 

PJ Library -free Jewish books each month to children ages 6 months to 8 years

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