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3800 E. River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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April 2017

Film Viewing: National Geographics “Jerusalem”

April 30 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tucson JCC, 3800 E. River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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Honoring 50 years of reunification of Jerusalem with National Geographic’s award-winning movie, “Jerusalem”. Jerusalem brings you an unprecedented look at this amazing city—5,000 years of history have not dulled its appeal or importance. Questions? Contact israelcenter@jfsa.org or 520-577-9393 ext 133 Find out more about "Jerusalem" the film here: http://www.jerusalemthemovie.com/

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$65 - $70

Syrian Cooking Class

April 30 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tucson JCC, 3800 E. River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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Syrian Refugee Chef Shahd will introduce you to Syrian cuisine as she shares her expertise in creating delectable Syrian dishes. In the spirit of Tikkun Olam (repairing the world), The Tucson J is partnering with the International Rescue Committee to host a Syrian cooking class on Sunday, April 30th from 3-6pm in The J’s state-of-the-art demonstration kitchen. Chef Shahd, who is a Syrian refugee and now resides in Tucson, will teach participants how to prepare…

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May 2017

Geniuses of Russian Literature: Fyodor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy and Anton Chekhov

May 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tucson JCC, 3800 E. River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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This course will introduce you to the biographies and major literary works of Fyodor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy and Anton Chekhov in the historical context of Russia’s development in the 19th century. The course is taught by Roza Simkhovich. Simkhovich is an educator with more than 30 years of experience. As a Senior Lecturer in the Department of  Russian and Slavic Studies at University of Arizona, she specialized in teaching oral communication, translation, interpreting and business language at the intermediate and…

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$99

Survival of a Nation (Israel course)

May 3 @ 7:00 pm - June 7 @ 8:30 pm
Tucson JCC, 3800 E. River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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Experience an inspiring and thrilling account of the Six Day War in 1967 - the most improbable and astonishing victory in all of military history. Drawing on ideas of great Jewish writers and thinkers from throughout the ages, Survival of a Nation presents the Six-Day War as you’ve never experienced it before. Its six sessions confront the impossible yet important questions of our time with affectionate and fervent patriotism, while also remaining realistic, and morally anchored. This spellbinding course will…

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$55 - $65

Introduction to Food Writing

May 4 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Tucson JCC, 3800 E. River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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Everyone’s a critic – especially when it comes to restaurants. That’s why crowd-sourcing sites like Yelp are so popular. But what we eat says a lot about our culture, and good food writing is an art – as well as a lot of fun. Join Tucson Guide’s Contributing Dining Editor Edie Jarolim for a feast of a class and refine your writing palate. Jarolim’s dining articles have appeared in a variety of local and national publications, including Edible Baja Arizona,…

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Geniuses of Russian Literature: Fyodor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy and Anton Chekhov

May 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 24, 2017
Tucson JCC, 3800 E. River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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This course will introduce you to the biographies and major literary works of Fyodor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy and Anton Chekhov in the historical context of Russia’s development in the 19th century. The course is taught by Roza Simkhovich. Simkhovich is an educator with more than 30 years of experience. As a Senior Lecturer in the Department of  Russian and Slavic Studies at University of Arizona, she specialized in teaching oral communication, translation, interpreting and business language at the intermediate and…

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$55 - $65

Introduction to Food Writing

May 11 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Tucson JCC, 3800 E. River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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Everyone’s a critic – especially when it comes to restaurants. That’s why crowd-sourcing sites like Yelp are so popular. But what we eat says a lot about our culture, and good food writing is an art – as well as a lot of fun. Join Tucson Guide’s Contributing Dining Editor Edie Jarolim for a feast of a class and refine your writing palate. Jarolim’s dining articles have appeared in a variety of local and national publications, including Edible Baja Arizona,…

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Geniuses of Russian Literature: Fyodor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy and Anton Chekhov

May 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 24, 2017
Tucson JCC, 3800 E. River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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This course will introduce you to the biographies and major literary works of Fyodor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy and Anton Chekhov in the historical context of Russia’s development in the 19th century. The course is taught by Roza Simkhovich. Simkhovich is an educator with more than 30 years of experience. As a Senior Lecturer in the Department of  Russian and Slavic Studies at University of Arizona, she specialized in teaching oral communication, translation, interpreting and business language at the intermediate and…

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$55 - $65

Introduction to Food Writing

May 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Tucson JCC, 3800 E. River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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Everyone’s a critic – especially when it comes to restaurants. That’s why crowd-sourcing sites like Yelp are so popular. But what we eat says a lot about our culture, and good food writing is an art – as well as a lot of fun. Join Tucson Guide’s Contributing Dining Editor Edie Jarolim for a feast of a class and refine your writing palate. Jarolim’s dining articles have appeared in a variety of local and national publications, including Edible Baja Arizona,…

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Geniuses of Russian Literature: Fyodor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy and Anton Chekhov

May 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 24, 2017
Tucson JCC, 3800 E. River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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This course will introduce you to the biographies and major literary works of Fyodor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy and Anton Chekhov in the historical context of Russia’s development in the 19th century. The course is taught by Roza Simkhovich. Simkhovich is an educator with more than 30 years of experience. As a Senior Lecturer in the Department of  Russian and Slavic Studies at University of Arizona, she specialized in teaching oral communication, translation, interpreting and business language at the intermediate and…

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$55 - $65

Introduction to Food Writing

May 25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Tucson JCC, 3800 E. River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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Everyone’s a critic – especially when it comes to restaurants. That’s why crowd-sourcing sites like Yelp are so popular. But what we eat says a lot about our culture, and good food writing is an art – as well as a lot of fun. Join Tucson Guide’s Contributing Dining Editor Edie Jarolim for a feast of a class and refine your writing palate. Jarolim’s dining articles have appeared in a variety of local and national publications, including Edible Baja Arizona,…

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