LimmudPhilly 2017

We’re so looking forward to learning together this coming Sunday, December 3 at LimmudPhilly. The event runs from 11:00 am-6:00 pm at Moore College of Art & Design at 20th and the Parkway and includes a kosher catered lunch. All are welcome for some or all of the day! The learning will provide something for … Read more

Sukkot is coming!

CLICK HERE FOR THE 2019 SUKKOT SCHEDULE! Sukkot is right around the corner, and we are so lucky that Center City is full of public Sukkot for anyone who wants to visit one. Check out this map to locate the one nearest you! We’re especially excited that this year the Center City Kehillah is building … Read more

Welcome back!

The Center City Kehillah’s first general meeting of the year took place this morning, hosted by Makom Community and Mekor Habracha. We welcomed our diverse group of representatives and dove right into planning for the year! We started the meeting with a shofar blast to mark the month of Elul and an inspiring d’var Torah … Read more

July Events

Our organizations have a variety of ways to stay connected to the Jewish community this summer. Check back for updates and for a new post of August events coming in a few weeks. Have a great summer! Minyan Tikvah Shabbat Morning Services Downstairs at BZBI, 18th and Spruce Saturday, July 8, 9:30 am Join Minyan Tikvah … Read more

April Events

Sure, Passover might take up a lot of our physical and emotional (and culinary!) energy this month, but Center City Kehillah organizations are hosting many other non-holiday events, too! If you’re looking for seders, we have them compiled here, but for anything else you’re looking to do out and about in the Jewish community in … Read more

Seders in the City!

Passover begins Monday night, April 10, and many Center City Kehillah organizations are celebrating with community seders. There are options before and during the holiday, and a variety of styles and flavors to choose from. See the list below, click on the links for all the details, and check back for updates. If you have … Read more

February in Center City

It’s often hard to feel enthusiastic about February, and this year has been especially challenging for many of us. If you are looking for new ways to get involved in your community, to meet new people, to speak out for social justice, or any other Jewish needs, please get in touch! We’re also happy to provide … Read more

The Path to Career Success

Thanks to our friends at Moishe House Philly for sharing news about this event. We love partnerships between Center City Kehillah organizations! The Path to Career Success: Moishe House and JEVS Partner to Provide Young Adults with Important Insights Are you interested in learning how to negotiate a new job offer? Or, do you want … Read more

The Refugee Crisis

Today’s post is from Rabbi Avi Winokur and the Society Hill Synagogue community.  All are invited to join Society Hill Synagogue this week for a Shabbaton entitled, “The Refugee Crisis: Contemporary Immigration Issues & the Potential for Reform.” Society Hill Synagogue is located at 418 Spruce Street. Many of us are involved in congregations that, like … Read more

Bible Raps Summit

Today’s post is from Matt Bar, founder and executive director of Bible Raps. Bible Raps is super excited to be celebrating a great year with all of YOU at Tribe Commons on December 18th for our Summit. Designed to make Judaism more appealing and accessible through original Torah raps as well as the creation of … Read more