What’s Happening: Talks, Tours and More

What’s Happening: Talks, Tours and More

Sat., June 8

Graduates Luncheon, recognizing Shabbat and Kiddush graduates. Sat., June 8. Chabad of Cobb. Submit info for a spot in the newsletter at chabadofcobb.com or (770) 565-4412.

Sun., June 9

House Tour, the second-annual Mt. Scopus Hadassah tour. Sun., June 9, 10 a.m. $15/person, $20/at door. Map pickup at private residence. (404) 549-8397.

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Fabulously Funny Interactive Comedy Magic Show with Magic Debbie. Sun., June 9, 10 a.m. Oy Toys on Grimes Bridge Rd. oytoys.com.

OVS Sisterhood Closing Meeting, includes lunch and short film screening. Sun., June 9, 11:30 a.m. $18 by May 30, $25 after. Congregation Or VeShalom. office@or-veshalom.org.

Bargainata Inventory Reduction Sale, 50 percent off many items. Sun., June 9, 11:30 a.m. Hilderbrand Court Shopping Center on Roswell Rd. (404) 843-9600.

Etz Aviv Hadassah’s Lakeside Picnic and BBQ, rescheduled after cancelation due to rain. Sun., June 9, 12 p.m. Private residence. (678) 521-5999.

Jewish Women During the Holocaust, Part 2, series presented by Norbert Friedman. Sun., June 9, 12 p.m. Free with museum admission; RSVP via bremanevent5.eventbrite.com requested. The Breman Museum. jschancupp@thebreman.org.

Birnbaum Summer Institute on Teaching the Holocaust, 22nd annual course. Begins Sun., June, 9, 1 p.m. Apply for education scholarships at institute2013.eventbrite.com.

Herbert Kohn
Herbert Kohn

Bearing Witness Holocaust Survivor Speaker Series featuring Herbert Kohn. Sun., June 9, 2 p.m. RSVP via kohn.eventbrite.com requested. The Breman Museum. jschancupp@thebreman.org.

Wed., June 12

Huntcliff Summit Community Tour, for Senior Independent Living, serving comfort food favorites prepared by a culinary team. Wed., June 12, 2:45 p.m. Huntcliff Summit, Roswell. RSVP to (770) 552-3052 or krystal.brookins@sunriseseniorliving.com

Book Festival Author Event, Author Lauren Weisberger (“The Devil Wears Prada”) discusses her newest book. Wed., June 12, 7:30 p.m. Zaban Park. (678) 812-4005 or atlantajcc.org/bookfestival.

Thurs., June 13

Edgewise Speaker Series: Nancy Harris, Mayor of Duluth will discuss “Duluth: A Lifelong Adventure” about the city’s history. Thurs., June 13, 10:30 a.m. Free for MJCCA members, $5/non-members. Zaban Park. (678) 812-4064.

Fri., June 14

Hawaiian Wings and Tropical Cocktails, another Friday Night Fever event. Fri., June 14, 7 p.m. No charge, all are welcome. Congregation Beth Tefillah. (404) 843-2464.

Thurs., June 27

Israeli Scouts Friendship Caravan in Atlanta, evening of song, dance and entertainment. Thurs., June 27, 7 p.m. $5/person, $10/family of four. Temple Emanu-El. patpugrant@aol.com.

Edgewise Speaker Series: Dr. Robert Friedman, professor Emeritus of Criminal Justice and Director of GILEE at Georgia State University will focus on community policing, terrorism and crime analysis. Thurs., June 27, 10:30 a.m. Free for MJCCA members, $5/non-members. Zaban Park. (678) 812-4064.

Sun., July 14

Secrets of the Lost Temple, lecture with Rabbi Sender Lustig. Sun., July 14, 9:40 a.m. Chabad of Ga. (404) 843-2464 ext. 102.

Kosher Poker Tour, the premier Jewish poker tournament circuit makes a stop in Atlanta. Sun., July 14, 1 p.m. Congregation Dor Tamid. (770) 378-2037.

Sun., July 28

How to Lead a Shabbos Table, lecture with Rabbi Isser New. Sun., July 28, 9:40 a.m. Chabad of Ga. (404) 843-2464 ext. 102.

Tues., Aug. 6

National Jewish Retreat, five days of learning and discovery with master Torah teachers. Tues., Aug. 6 through Sun., Aug. 11. Hilton of Alexandria, Va. jretreat.com.

Fri., Aug. 23

Camp Barney Medintz 50th Anniversary Celebration, weekend festivities begin with a traditional camp-style Shabbat dinner in the dining hall followed by Shabbat services in the Zaban Chapel. Fri., Aug. 23 to 25. $150/weekend, $80/Saturday only, $50/child Saturday. Camp Barney. (678) 812-4000.


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