All about NCJW

3.20.15 Issue by Alice Klein, NCJW Omaha Section, VP Public Relations On Feb. 18, Jan Schneiderman addressed the B’nai B’rith Breadbreakers at their weekly speaker luncheon. Her topic was the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW), of which she has been an active...

Klutznick Learning Series

3.20.15 Issue by Mary Sue Grossman, Program Coordinator, The Center for Jewish Life The final evening of the 2015 Klutznick Learning Series will be held this coming Tuesday evening, March 24. The five session series has focused on looking at ten commandments not found...

Julia Brodkey

3.20.15 Issue Julia Brodkey, daughter of Stacie Brodkey and Marc Brodkey, will become a Bat Mitzvah on Saturday, March 28, at Temple Israel. Julia is a seventh-grade student at Westside Middle School. She is in honors math. Her interests include show choir and Circle...

Boris Litvin

3.20.15 Issue Boris Litvin passed away on March 6. Services were held on March 8 at Beth El Cemetery, 84th & L St by Rabbi Ari Dembitzer. He is survived by his wife Anna; daughter and son-in-law, Elaine and Sam; and grandson Daniel. Boris worked as a Mechanical...

Rabbi Dembitzer to lead Beth Israel

3.13.15 Issue by Mary Sue Grossman, Publicity Chairman When Rabbi Ari Dembitzer introduced his brother, Shmuli, during an Omaha visit in January, he described Shmuli as the “good son.” With his brother looking on, nodding and smiling, Rabbi Dembitzer said that while...

Dance collaborations

3.13.15 Issue by Gabby Blair I sat down with JCC Cultural Arts Director, Esther Katz, to talk about the JCC Dance Training Company’s current artistic undertaking. “The Dance Training Company,” explains Katz, “is for dancers, aged 12-18, who are ready to take their...