Celebrations

Rebecca Starr
March 31, 2016

Breaking Bread Together

Truly it is amazing how such a simple food as matzah - the "bread of affliction" - holds such a rich and enduring message about the journey of the Jewish people.

March 30, 2016

No Potatoes Allowed

Sure, it’s only eight days, but it can feel like a lifetime. What do you eat for lunch if not a sandwich? What do you serve for dinner if not pasta?

January 4, 2016

See What “Pops Up” in Jewish Detroit History

2016 marks the 25th anniversary of the Jewish Community Archives, whose holdings now surpass two million documents, 25,000 photographs, and 100 oral history interviews.The celebration includes a “pop-up” exhibit, called Creating a Jewish Community, which kicks off in January and will run throughout 2016, hitting more than thirty locations around Metro Detroit.

January 3, 2016

Time for a Happy New Year Once Again

Just how many Jewish New Years do we have and why?? As trees begin to bloom in Israel, now in the month of Shvat, we celebrate another New Year, wishing you (and your trees) a Happy Tu B'Shvat!

December 23, 2015

Xmas Eats

More than Chinese food. But of course, also Chinese food.

November 29, 2015

Menorah in the D

Images of Detroit’s Largest Chanukah Celebration

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