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Monday, September 30, 2013 - Monday, November 18, 2013
Living with Alzheimer’s for People with Alzheimer’s

Living with Alzheimer’s: for People with Alzheimer’s
Living with Alzheimer’s: for People with Alzheimer’s is a three-part, interactive education program presented by the Alzheimer’s Association for people with a diagnosis of or in the process of being diagnosed with early-stage Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias.
Join us and hear from others who have been where you are discussing what you need to know, what you need to plan, and what you can do to develop and work with your care team.
Topics covered will include:
• Understanding Alzheimer’s disease and memory loss
• Partnering with your medical team
• Effective communication and telling others about the diagnosis
• Coping with changes and making decisions
• Daily strategies and safety issues
• Opportunities for supporting research
• Resources for people with early-stage Alzheimer’s disease.
Attend all or any of these weekly seminars. Pre-screening is required. Call Yolanda Wright at 410.561.9099, ext. 208 for more information.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Baltimore Board of Rabbis Presents The 65th Annual Adult Institute of Jewish Studies

This fall, join the Baltimore Board of Rabbis, an agency of The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore, for a series of 17 new courses that engage participants in learning conversations about Judaism. These courses will be taught by Baltimore rabbis from all denominations.

Beginning October 1 and running every Tuesday through October 22 at Baltimore Hebrew Congregation, the Adult Institute encourages a deeper consideration of many aspects of Judaism. Several of the topics that will be explored include “The ‘New’ Movements in Judaism,” “Hanukkah: History, Holiday and Modern Jewish Identity” and “Checking Out: Judaism and Mortality.”
The Keynote Event will feature a panel of distinguished guests including Rabbi Nina Beth Cardin, Rabbi Floyd Herman, Rabbi Elissa Sachs-Kohen, Rabbi Yerachmiel Shapiro. Moderated by Rabbi Chaim Landau, the discussion is: “Tikkun Olam 2013: The Jewish Community as Catalyst to Social Change.”

Cost for this four week series is $30 per adult and $12 per student. Registrations submitted before September 1 will receive a 10% discount.

To register, visit baltimorerabbis.org.
For more information, contact the Baltimore Board of Rabbis at 443-478-3454 or baltimorerabbis@associated.org.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
RA Sushi Celebrates International Sake Day

On Tuesday, October 1, 2013, RA Sushi Bar Restaurant is recognizing “Nihonshu no Hi” or International “Sake Day”, an informal holiday created to celebrate the popular Japanese spirit. In honor of this special day, RA Sushi is offering hot and cold sake deals to encourage guests to explore this lesser-known libation that pairs perfectly with sushi. All day long enjoy hot sake for $1, Hakutsuru “Draft” sake for $5, or a Sake Flight featuring three, 2 ounce tastings for $7.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Journey of Professional Jewish Women

CHANA presents The Second Annual Speaker Series Fundraiser as Judge Chaya Friedman launches the series sharing her journey as the first Orthodox Jewish woman appointed to the District Court of Maryland.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Film: “The World Is Funny”

The world is wondrously strange in this tender new drama from IsraelifabulistShemi Zarhin (Aviva My Love, Noodle). An ambitious multi-strand tale about storytelling—and a fractured family—unfolds in a friendly Tiberias, where reality and fantasy intertwine. Told with precision, the connections between the characters and stories grow in richness and complexity as the film progresses. A sharp sense of humor enriches this melancholy yet inspiring film that is a gigantic box office hit in Israel. Featuring an ensemble cast led by Asi Levi, Eli Finish, Danny Shteg, Yehezkel Lazarov, and Moshe Ivgy, the film earned a record-setting 15 Israeli Academy Awards nominations.

A joint presentation of the Embassy of Israel and the Washington Jewish Film Festival
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