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UPCOMING PROGRAMS FOR "RISING FROM THE ASHES."


 Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 2 p.m.
 
ARTIST TALK:
 
Using "Art" to heal in the Journey back to self and rediscovering tribe 
 
When an exhibit travels to a different venue, amazing and unforseen things can happen.  Join Carol for her talk about Art, Venue, and Convergence.  Born in Newark with generations before her making Newark their home, what does it mean to connect to home?  How does moving art to a sacred space change the conversation?  In these times of social unrest, what does reconnecting to tribe mean.
 
 

Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 2 p.m.

Her Story:  Healing a Broken Heart with Art

An interactive examination of Art with the support of SOFIA and The New Jersey Divorce Support Group

If you or a family member are in a difficult marriage or relationship, if you have ended a difficult one or if you want to avoid a difficult one, please join us for an afternoon of introspecion through art.  This event is specifically geared for women.

 

  

Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 2 p.m.

Closing Reception

A Convergence in Newark:

Personal Reflections on a Lost Jewish Community from a Daughter of Weequahic

Join Carol Cohn, the oldest daughter of an enthusiastic 1947 Weequahic Alum, as she tells her personal stories of the Newark she knew.  Born in Newark, a longtime member of Temple B'nai Jeshurun, Carol's maternal and fraternal grandparents made Newark their home for years.  They and her extended family shared so many wonderful tales from the city from a time when nearly one-quarter of Newarkers were Jewish.  Come see the exhibit "Rising From the Ashes" and share your memories of old Jewish Newark and Weequahic.

 

 

 

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