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CALENDAR lies. Free; RSVP (optional) at www. Chesed awards. Federation CEO Eric Robbins is the guest speaker at Hadassah Greater Atlanta’s annual Marian F. Perling Chesed Student Awards for 21 students of day and religious schools at 2 p.m. at Congregation Dor Tamid, 11165 Parsons Road, Johns Creek. Free; or 678-443-2961. Survivor speech. Holocaust survivor Hershel Greenblat, born in Ukraine in hiding during World War II, tells his story at 2:30 p.m. at the Alpharetta Public Library, 10 Park Plaza. Free; michael. Show time. The Callan­wolde Concert Band performs tunes from Broadway and Hollywood at 3 p.m. at Congregation Beth Jacob, 1855 LaVista Road, Toco Hills. Free; All that jazz. Oran Etkin performs as part of the Molly Blank Concert Series at the Breman Museum, 1440 Spring St., Midtown, with a reception at 4 p.m. and the show at 5. Tickets are $50 for museum members, $60 for nonmembers ($30 for ages 21 to 35, $20 for under 21); or 678-222-3700.

Pizza and bowling. Chabad of North Fulton’s CTeen Jr. offers both for sixthto eighth-graders at 6 p.m. at Bowlero, 6345 Spalding Drive, Norcross. Entry is $5; RSVP to Infertility support. The Jewish Fertility Foundation provides support for couples at 7 p.m. at the Cohen Home, 10485 Jones Bridge Road, Johns Creek. Free; www.jewishfertilityfoundation. org/couples-support-.html. AIPAC event. Gil Troy, author of “The Zionist Ideas,” speaks at Young Israel of Toco Hills, 2056 LaVista Road, at 7 p.m. after a 6:30 reception. Free; advance registration required at www.aipac. org/youngisrael.


Shabbat, Me and Rabbi G. Rabbi Brian Glusman leads families into Shabbat with music and an activity at 5 p.m. at the Marcus JCC, 5342 Tilly Mill Road, Dunwoody. Free; Special service. Members of First Presbyterian Church present a sesquicentennial gift and participate in the Lynne and Howard Halpern Reform Heritage Shabbat at 6 p.m. at The Tem-

ple, 1589 Peachtree St., Midtown. Free;


Camp Barney open house. Camp Barney Medintz, 4165 Highway 129 North, Cleveland, holds an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. for new and returning families. Free; RSVP (optional) at www.


FIDF gala. Friends of the IDF honors the men and women who have defend-


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ed Israel for 70 years with a reception at 5:30 p.m. and a dinner program at 7 featuring Rep. Brian Mast at the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta, 3315 Peachtree Road. Admission is $250 ($118 for ages 35 and under); fidfse. wixsite­.com/atl70/event-details. Flower arranging. The Kehilla Sisterhood, 5075 Roswell Road, Sandy Springs, celebrates Rosh Chodesh Sivan with a class at 8 p.m. Admission is $18 by May 4 or $24 by May 11; www.

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Etz Chaim gala. Congregation Etz Chaim, 1190 Indian Hills Parkway, East Cobb, honors retired police Maj. Jerry Quan at its annual gala at 6 p.m. Tickets are $250 over age 40, $100 for 40 and younger;


AJC dinner. American Jewish Committee CEO David Harris speaks at AJC Atlanta’s Selig Distinguished Service Award gala, honoring Lauren and Jim Grien, at the Georgia Aquarium, 225 Baker St., downtown, with drinks at 6 p.m. and dinner at 7. Tickets are $180; or 404-233-5501.

Lunch and learn. Congregation Shearith Israel Rabbi Ari Kaiman leads a discussion at noon at the Marcus JCC, 5342 Tilly Mill Road, Dunwoody. Free (bring or purchase your own food); or 678-812-4161.

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Soldier and lawyer. Vietnam War veteran Cary King speaks about his path from the military to the law for a meeting of the Edgewise group at 10:30 a.m. at the Marcus JCC, 5342 Tilly Mill Road, Dunwoody. Admission is free for members, $5 for others; knowledgewise or 678-812-4070.


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Atlanta Jewish Times, Vol. XCIII No. 18, May 4, 2018  

Atlanta Jewish Times, Vol. XCIII No. 18, May 4, 2018