A Stipula fountain pen. Source: Wikipedia
A Jewish writing group is forming at the Beth El Jewish Center of Flatbush, 1981 Homecrest Avenue at the corner of Avenue T. The group will function according to the principles of the New York Writer’s Coalition, encouraging the exchange of creative ideas and constructive criticism.
All are welcome to participate. The group will meet Monday evenings at 8:00 p.m. in the synagogue’s daily chapel. Participants are requested to bring a pad or notebook and a pen.
For more information, call (718)-375-0120.
Bronislaw Huberman, founder of the Israel Philharmonic. Source: bronislawhuberman.com
The Beth El Jewish Center of Flatbush invites all to its fall film series, kicking off with a screening of the documentary “Orchestra of Exiles,” Monday, September 30 at 7:30 p.m. inside the synagogue’s daily chapel, 1981 Homecrest Avenue at Avenue T.
The film tells the story of the founding of the Palestine Philharmonic — which grew into the world famous Israel Philharmonic — in the 1930s by Bronislaw Huberman, a Polish musician who worked to saved fellow musicians from the impending Holocaust. The film combines Holocaust history with an appreciation of great music.
The series is free, and all are welcome to attend. For further information, call (718) 375-0120.
Flyer for Sabbath Seminar: Kol Tzedek
The Brooklyn D.A.’s office is holding a special Saturday educational meeting on the subject of Protecting Jewish Children and Families. The meeting is for tomorrow and being held at a Jewish Orthodox synagogue in Homecrest on a Sabbath day; meaning: this is a matter of great importance.
Here’s the information from the flyer :
The District Attorney Is Looking for You.
Kings County DA Charles J. Hynes will speak on the Kol Tzedek Program Protecting Jewish Children and Families
Shabbat, December 5, 2009
Beth El Jewish Center of Flatbush
Ave. T and Homecrest Ave.
Question and answer session at Kiddush. Join us!
The address for the Beth El Jewish Center of Flatbush is 1981 Homecrest Avenue.
Note: We saw this flyer posted on an electrical pole on Avenue U. Although we’re (me) against most postings on lampposts and electrical posts (including ones related to the District Attorney’s office), this information is important enough to pass onto you. Look for our (my) editorial about this and other issues related to this flyer, in the future.