Monthly Bulletin

July, 2020

Calling all Federation members! The time has come for the NLFJ Annual Meeting, and YOU are invited! Our annual meeting will take place on Sunday, July 12th at 10:00am. The event will take place on Zoom, and registration is live on the event page. Zoom details will be provided when you RSVP for the meeting.

Not a member? Not a problem! Join Federation today! NLJF membership is available to any Jewish individual or family who has donated $25 or more to Federation. You can make your donation today online here, through our Facebook page or by calling the office at 318-868-1200.

July Events

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the “Three Thursdays in June” events! As we continue to navigate the pandemic, the North Louisiana Jewish Federation is dedicated to continue providing wonderful virtual programming online. We are proud to present Dr. Michael Berenbaum live on Zoom! The event will take place on Sunday, July 12th at 7:00pm. Please see the event page for more details and the zoom login information.

Camp Chai

In an attempt to keep our community as safe as possible, and by following the example of all Jewish summer camps in our region and nationwide, we are saddened to share that our annual summer camp known as Camp Chai will not being able to take place in person this year. Since we know how meaningful a camp experience is, we are proud to be offering a VIRTUAL Camp Chai this summer instead. The camp will take place entirely online for two weeks M-F, July 27th - August 7th.

Haven’t signed up yet? Registration is still open! $25 for Federation members, and $30 for non-members. For more details and to register, check out the Camp Chai page!

Mark Your Calendars!

The premiere of the film “Unexpected Modernism: The Wiener Brother’s Story” has been rescheduled for September 10th, 2020. In an at attempt to keep people as safe as possible, there will now be 2 screenings: a premiere at 5:30pm and an encore performance at 8:00pm.

Be on the lookout for a renewed partnership between NLFJ and the Robinson Film Center! We are working to put together a schedule of Jewish films to be screened at the Robinson.

We’re Here For You

Times are particularly tough for many of us right now and Federation is here to help. If you or someone you know needs assistance during these difficult times, please reach out to our Executive Director, Bethany Sorkey by calling the office to see how we can be of support: (318) 868-1200

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