The 19th Maccabiah Games ended last week, with the U.S. winning medals in many sports, including basketball, swimming and rugby. Read about that and more in the Philadelphia Jewish Voice.
 
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The high holidays are coming early this year, so please consult our community calendar for services and related events, and encourage your synagogues and other organizations to submit any events that aren't listed yet.
 

  • August 14, 21, 28: Preparing for the high holidays.
  • August 19: Bike camp for disabled children and young adults.
  • August 22: Mama Mac and Friends free, outdoor summer concert.

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Cartoon courtesy of Yaacov "Dry Bones" Kirschen.