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Think Community this Spring

I have a March birthday, which falls late enough in the month to be after the official first day of spring. This makes me an Aries, which turns out to be the perfect sign for me. I remember always wearing new spring clothes to school on my birthday. I was particularly fond of an outfit I spo…

The JCC Moves Forward

Each day, the work continues at the JCC at 360 Amity Road, completing demolition, opening walls and cleaning extensively. The insurance adjusters are in the process of determining the scope of work to be done. The remediation process should be completed by mid-March.

In January, our commu…

Beckerman Jewish Film Series: April 2 – May 11

David Beckerman began going to the JCC of Greater New Haven when it was located on Chapel Street in New
Haven. It was in the neighborhood, and a place for kids to go after school or on the weekends. “[The JCC] was part of the social life,” Beckerman said, and a place that was comfortabl…

A Field for Ezra

Ezra Schwartz thought about staying home from his volunteer work as part of his gap-year program in Israel on the morning of Nov. 19, 2015. He was tired, his grandfather, Mark Schwartz said, but in the end he ran out to the van. He was shot and killed when a terrorist opened fire on a crowde…

An Evening in Shushan

Join Ezra Academy for a festive Evening in Shushan while celebrating Alumna Rachel Scolnic Dobin, ‘95.

On Saturday, March 4, at 7:00 p.m., Ezra Academy will host an exotic evening of Purim games, food and drink. The event will also honor the 2017 Alumni Hall of Fame Inductee Rachel Scol…