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Café Hakalah

North Shore

A monthly gathering in Marblehead for Holocaust survivors. Programs include movies, musical performances, and discussions.

Schechter Holocaust Services invites Holocaust Survivors of the North Shore to gather for a Chanukkah celebration. Rabbi David Cohen-Henriquez and shinshinim young ambassadors from Israel, Michal Sella and Sapir Uzan, will attend. Lunch will be provided. 

When: Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 12:30 p.m.

Where: JCC Marblehead
4 Community Rd, Marblehead, MA 01945

Please let us know if you need transportation. RSVP required to Inna Lyubimova at 781-693-5680.


Join us for a performance of violin and clarinet with Abigale Reisman & Nat Seelen.

Vladimir Foygelman will perform dances from shtetl life. Vladimir has dedicated his life to the popularization of Jewish culture, traditions, and education. Vladimir is also a founder of the Russian Jewish Educational and Cultural Center Makor.

When: Wednesday, December 26, 2018
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Where: Congregation Kehillath Israel
384 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446
Enter at the first door on Williams street, on left side of the building

For more information, please call Sue Spielman at 781-693-5659.


We invite you to join us at Café Hakalah, a monthly gathering of Holocaust survivors. Come and celebrate with music, food, and old and new friends. 

Leonid Shapiro will perform Yiddish and Klezmer music.

Leonid Shapiro’s repertoire includes international pop and folk music. Leonid started playing piano at the age of five and by the age of ten, he was playing popular songs and melodies. He has performed popular music, jazz, and folk with different pop and folk bands in Belarus, Lithuania, and Leningrad, Russia, becoming a laureate of several festivals. Leonid represents the third generation of Jewish musicians from Belarus.

When: Thursday, December 6, 2018
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. 

Where: Congregation Beth Israel 
15 Jamesbury Drive, Worcester

If you have questions or to RSVP, contact Tatyana Gorodetsky at 781-693-1352 or

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