Roots USA Speaking Tour January 22nd - February 11th, 2019

Featuring: Shadi Abu Awwad and Rabbi Hanan Schlesinger

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2019 SUMMER TOUR DATES: 

June 22nd - July 8th, 2019

2019 FALL TOUR DATES JUST ANNOUNCED:

November 5th - 22nd, 2019

For more information or to request a booking please contact Hanan at ravhanan@friendsofroots.net


Tuesday, January 22

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5:30 pm – dinner with clergy

7:00pm – presentation

Mandel JCC, 26001 S. Woodland Road, Beachwood

Cleveland, Ohio

Debbie Klein dklein@jcfcleve.org

http://www.jewishcleveland.org/news/upcoming-events/72nd_annual_meeting_of_the_community_relations_committee__sidney_z_vincent_memorial_lecture?utm_source=Jewish+Federation+of+Cleveland&utm_campaign=de5132fdfd-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_12_05_03_54_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_fa03430422-de5132fdfd-

Wednesday, January 23

9:00 - 11:00 am

Solomon Schechter and Mandel JDS

Cleveland Ohio

Debbie Klein dklein@jcfcleve.org

12:00 – 1:30 pm

Kent State University

Cleveland Ohio

Debbie Klein dklein@jcfcleve.org

5:00 – 7:00 pm

Dinner Program at Case Western Reserve University Hillel

Cleveland Ohio

Debbie Klein dklein@jcfcleve.org

Thursday, January 24

7:45 am – breakfast and facilitated discussion

10:00 am – Staff session

Jewish Federation

Cleveland Ohio

Debbie Klein dklein@jcfcleve.org

Friday, January 25

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12pm lunch event

Brandeis University Hillel, Waltham, Mass

Stephanie Sanger-Miller

ssangermiller@brandeis.edu

Friday night, January 25

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7:00 pm - dinner

8:00 pm – program

Temple Emunah

 9 Piper Rd, Lexington, MA 02421

Rabbi David Lerner DLerner@TempleEmunah.org

jparmer@templeemunah.org


Saturday, January 26

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11:30 am – sermon by Rabbi Schlesinger

12:15pm – Kiddush Lunch

1:00 pm - Text study with Rabbi Schlesinger

Temple Emunah

 9 Piper Rd, Lexington, MA 02421

Rabbi David Lerner DLerner@TempleEmunah.org

jparmer@templeemunah.org

Saturday night, January 26

6:30 pm – dinner and teen program

7:45pm – program together with “A Land for All”

Hancock Church UCC

1912 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington, MA 02421

Rev. Barbara Callaghan barbaraleacallaghan@gmail.com

Sunday, January 27

1:00pm – 5:00pm – Conference – New Paradigms for Breaking the Israeli Palestinian Impasse

Congregation Bnai Jeshurun

257 West 88th Street (between Broadway and West End Avenue), NYC

https://www.bj.org/2018/12/two-nations-one-homeland-a-shared-future-for-palestinians-and-israelis/

6:00pm

young Professionals event

by invitation only

Monday daytime, January 28

NYC or Boston

open


Monday, January 28

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7:45 PM – 9:15 PM

Temple Emanuel of Newton

Reisman Hall , 385 Ward Street, Newton MA

Terri Swartz Russell tswartzrussell@templeemanuel.com 617/558-8105

Rachel Goldberg rachelgo@cjp.org | 617.457.8846

https://www.templeemanuel.com/event/unlikely-partners-for-peace


Tuesday, January 29

Friends of Roots Board meeting

Boston


Tuesday night, January 29

Boston

open


Wednesday, January 30

Parlor meeting

NYC

By invitation only

Thursday, January 31

7:00pm

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GW for Israel, George Washington U

Corcoran Hall Room 101

725 21st St NW, Washington, DC 20052
Max Webb maxlwebb98@gmail.com

Friday, February 1

Washington or NYC

Open


Saturday, February 2

Lunch meeting

NYC


Saturday night February 2

open


Sunday, February 3

Wake Forest University

Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Rosenblatt Family Hillel at WFU 

Gail H. Bretan (336) 758-4056, bretangh@wfu.edu


Monday evening, February 4

Highpoint University

High Point, North Carolina

Gail H. Bretan (336) 758-4056, bretangh@wfu.edu


Tuesday morning, February 5

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Greensboro, North Carolina

Gail H. Bretan (336) 758-4056, bretangh@wfu.edu


Tuesday afternoon, February 5

Religious Life Council

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Greensboro, North Carolina

Gail H. Bretan (336) 758-4056, bretangh@wfu.edu


Wednesday morning, February 6

Address by Rabbi Schlesinger

Middle East Prayer Breakfast

Washington DC


Thursday, February 7

National Prayer Breakfast

Washington DC


Thursday evening, February 7

Parlor meeting

Los Angeles, CA

Friday, February 8

Private meetings

Los Angeles, CA


Friday night, February 8

Los Angeles, CA

Free


Saturday, February 9

About 5:30

Beth Jacob Congregation

9030 W. Olympic Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA

Rabbi Topp <rabbitopp@bethjacob.org>

Sunday, February 10

5:30pm

Yoga Fundraiser

Palo Alto

Gali Levi Makler <GaliYogaSJ@gmail.com>

Tentative


Sunday, February 10

6:30pm

Palo Alto JCC

Tova Birnbaum Tbirnbaum@paloaltojcc.org


Monday, February 11

1:15pm – panel

2:30 - panel

JCPA Conference

Washington, DC