Cultural Events

Online Watercolor Paint Night with Lara Goodman

Thursday, June 11th, 6:30pm-8:30pm

RSVP to Sara Ewing at for the Zoom link
​Fee: $10

Please come prepared with your own materials, we will provide the paper. You will need:

  • Watercolor set (see button below to purchase)
  • ​Container for water (empty yogurt tub/ball jug is great)
  • Paper towels
  • ​Masking tape
  • ​​Pencil and eraser

The Rebirth of Jewish Life in Poland

Thursday, June 18th, 7:00pm

Ornstein has served as the Executive Director of the Jewish Community Centre of Krakow since its opening in April 2008. The JCC is devoted to rebuilding Jewish life in Krakow and boasts over 700 Jewish members, over 50 non-Jewish volunteers, welcomes 8,000 visitors a month from all over the world, and has become one of Poland’s most visible signs of Jewish revival.

RSVP to Sara Ewing at for the Zoom link

JBC Authors at the Table

Each week, Jew­ish Book Coun­cil sits down with an author of a recent­ly pub­lished book for a quick 30-minute chat to learn about their lat­est work.

Upcom­ing Conversations:

June 3: Scott Shay — In Good Faith: Ques­tion­ing Reli­gion and Atheism

June 10: Jan Elias­berg — Han­nah’s War

June 17: Sue Eisen­feld — Wan­der­ing Dix­ie: Dis­patch­es from the Lost Jew­ish South

June 24: David Adj­mi — Lot Six: A Memoir

July 1: Rachel Bean­land - Flo­rence Adler Swims For­ev­er: A Novel

Sup­port the authors and pur­chase the books via Book­shop here.

Virtual Film Festival

JCC’s Jewish Film Festival movie lovers are given the opportunity to stream the entirety of Menemsha Films catalog online: $.99 cents to RENT or $4.99 to OWN on Amazon or iTunes.

Here are some direct links to favorites from past years: 

HeadingHome: The Tale of Team Israel



Fanny’s Journey

In Search of Israeli Cuisine

The Women’s Balcony

The Testament

There is also another service, ChaiFlicks (think Netflix for Jewish films) for lovers of Jewish entertainmentand culture. You have exclusive access to our highly acclaimed library of movies, television series and documentaries from world-renowned Actors, Directors and Filmmakers. Menemsha is offering us a 30 day free trial, $5.99 a month after that.

Watch Israeli Films Online

In the last couple of weeks, ​more than 50 Israeli award winning films have been uploaded, all at special rates.

 ​Go2Films on Demand platform

This month: offering 3 award-winning Israeli films, 
with a special 50% discount for private viewing.

Just enter the coupon code: Together2020  (coupon expires: April 30)

Everyone's Welcome

The JCCNS is a non-profit organization supported by active members and generous donors. Please support our community by making your tax-deductible gift today!