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October 6, 2017  RSS feed

Cantorettes concert to honor ‘Ladies of Jazz’

The Cantorettes, a trio of local female cantorial leaders, will present a tribute to the “Ladies of Jazz” on Sunday, Nov. 12 at 3 p.m. at Congregation Beth Am, 2030 W. Fletcher Ave., Tampa.  More...

Sam Glaser, a Top 10 American Jewish musician, scheduled at Clearwater Shabbaton Nov. 3-4

Popular Jewish musician Sam Glaser will perform and speak at Congregation Beth Shalom in Clearwater as the artist/scholar in residence on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 3-4.  More...

Joy Katzen-Guthrie to perform Yiddish, Broadway and Hollywood tunes

Joy Katzen-Guthrie, a cantorial leader and recording artist, will present “Tradition! A Concert of Yiddish Songs and Broadway & Hollywood Classics” at an event put on by Humanistic Jews of Tampa Bay on Sunday, Oct. 29 at 2 p.m.  More...

Museum records local woman’s story: Of 96 crammed into boxcar, only 5 survive Holocaust

Holocaust Survivor Judith Szasz was 16 years old when she and her mother Magda and 6-year-old sister Emilia were loaded into a boxcar in Miskolc, Hungary, in 1944 and sent to the Nazi German Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp in Poland. There were 96 people in that boxcar and only five survived the Holocaust. Judith was one of the survivors; her mother and sister were killed at Auschwitz. More...

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