North Shore A monthly gathering in Marblehead for Holocaust survivors. For our December gathering, guests are invited to attend a Chanukkah celebration. The festivities will include a luncheon and musical performances. When: Wednesday, December 11, 2019 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. Where: JCC of the North Shore 4 Community Rd, Marblehead, MA 01945 Please let us know if you need transportation. RSVP required to Inna Lyubimova at 781-693-5680. Brookline We invite you to Café Hakalah, a monthly gathering of Holocaust survivors. Please join us as we welcome Vladimir Foygelman, who 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, November 20, 2019 2:00 - 3:15 p.m. Where: Congregation Kehillath Israel 384 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446 If you cannot arrange your own transportation or use The Ride to get to this event, please call Lillian Fox, Generations After at 508-875-8101. Transportation is available for Newton, Allston/Brighton, Brookline, and Watertown residents only. A request for a ride must be made by Friday, November 15. (Taxis must be canceled at least 2 hours in advance.) For more information, please call Sue Spielman at 781-693-5659 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org . Worcester We invite you to Caf é Hakalah, a monthly gathering of Holocaust survivors. Please join us for a wonderful violin and clarinet concert from Abigale Reisman and Nat Seelen. Abigale and Nat perform with the internationally-recognized klezmer bands, Ezekiel’s Wheels and the Romanian Gypsy quartet, Mierlita. They perform in the style of the “klezmorim,' the Jewish wedding musicians of Eastern Europe. When: Thursday , October 31, 2019 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Where: Congregation Beth Israel 15 Jamesbury Drive, Worcester If you have questions or to RSVP, please contact Lora Tarlin at 781-693-1247 or Ltarlin@jfcsboston.org . Please let Lora know if you need a ride.