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Seats now available for The Sturgeon Queens brunch!

Due to demand, extra tickets have been made available for the Russ & Daughters catered brunch and book talk following our Philadelphia premiere screening of The Sturgeon Queens. To purchase tickets,
click here or call the PJFF box office at 215-545-4400!

Nono en Felix kijken door raam 400xPhiladelphia Jewish Film Festival begins Nov. 1

The Gershman Y presents its 34th annual Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival from November 1 to 16, featuring 17 premiere films from eight countries at seven venues throughout Philadelphia. Packed with excellent films, fabulous guests and special events, this season’s Festival is going to be among our most memorable yet! View lineup…

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Second Cuba trip added

We are pleased to announce that, due to high demand, the Gershman Y is offering an additional departure date to Cuba! We will be traveling under the auspices of Cuba Cultural Travel, an organization that has specialized in travel to Cuba since 1998.
Deposit is due by October 31st, 2014. Register today!

Judy Gelles full sizeArt in Discussion Nov. 12 with Judy Gelles: The Fourth Grade Project

Get an inside look at acclaimed photographer Judy Gelles’ eye-opening, poignant journey with 4th graders around the world. Over the past five years, she interviewed and photographed more than 200 of them in China, England, India, Korea, and across the U.S., asking everyone the same three questions: Who do you live with? What do you wish for? What do you worry about? Register today!