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General congregational events

Men's Night Out

April 7, 2019 - 5:00pm

5-7:00 pm at the Axe Throwhouse at 1121 Ivy Hill Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19150 - Cost: $40

7:30 pm Dinner at The Drake Tavern - 304 York Rd, Jenkintown, PA 19046

Questions to Scott Loev. RSVP through OHOP "events" or mail in a check to the office.

Special Congregational Meeting

April 14, 2019 - 5:00pm


Purpose: Congregational vote for new Rabbi

Please RSVP to ensure we have enough pizza and babysitters by April 10 to or call.

Yom HaShoah Program

May 5, 2019 - 10:00am

Event is open to the public. Our speaker is Holocaust survivor Rita Ross.

Dan Schwarz is the contact.

Healing Service

March 5, 2019 - 7:00pm

Healing services are held 4-5 times each year on select Tuesday evenings at 7 pm in the Rabbi's Study. This service is intended for those who are seeking physical or emotional healing for themselves or someone they care about. We share inspirational and comforting readings and music and enjoy the warmth and support of our community. The service usually lasts about an hour and is open to all, no RSVP needed. 

Service leaders and future dates are:

10/30/18    Rabbi Vivian

1/8/19        Rabbi Josh

Israeli Dancing

March 10, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

FIRST GENERATION ISRAELI DANCING  (All the classic Israeli dances you love, but are hardly ever done any more.)

Once a month, Sunday afternoons, 4 to 5:30 pm at Or Hadash. Led by Donna Hendel. Lots of instruction, beginners welcome. No partners needed. Great exercise to unforgettable music. Please wear soft-soled shoes. Just $5.00.

For more information, contact Amy Gross at