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September 2011

On the Lighter Side

What does a Super Jew look like?

Kids Konnection

Create a meaningful High Holy Day experience for kids of all ages – and for yourself.

More Than Mama Loshen

Find out everything you ever wanted to know about Yiddish at the first OC Yiddish Festival.

Karen Green’s Kitchen

Candles, Blessings, Kiddush and Honey for the Holidays

Trip of a Lifetime

JCC athletes compete in Maccabi Games in Israel.

Thespian Society

Holidays cause reflection about “actors” in our lives.

Celebrating Orange County’s Jewish History

Ice Cream on the Boardwalk

One-Stop Shop

Center for Special Needs brings together services for people with disabilities with Danielle Wiltchik as coordinator.

Spiritual Home

Jewish people are looking for a special space.

Making Connections

Join a Jewish business group to spread the word about your business.

The Next Generation

The High Holy Days remind us of the power of personal choice.

Select Company

AJC honors Jean and Linda Weingarten Stern with Samuel Gendel Award.

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