Friends,

Thanks to all who joined us for last week's events, the photo presentation with Julian Voloj, and the family friendly Purim Spiel Shadow Puppet Theater.  Here are photos from the later.

This Friday join us for Shabbat @ Home on the UWS. Expect a Spring inspired menu, and a great meal made by a professional personal chef.. Registration will close tomorrow (Thursday) at noon or prior, if the 3 remaining seats sell out.
 
The Dating/Newlywed game is ON for April 10th and looking for participants and audience.

Please mark Monday, April 14th on your calendars for RJeneration's annual Passover Seder.  Registration will open next week.
 
- RJeneration
 
 
Shabbat @ Home (Spring)

Friday, March 21st 7:00pm

Only 3 Spots Left!

 

This month's dinner will take place on the Upper West Side, will be catered by a great personal chef, and will feature a lovely Spring Menu in honor of March 21 st - the first day of Spring. This dinner is not to be missed!

Join us for our time-honored tradition of celebrating Shabbat the RJeneration way, at the homes of our members around the city!

As the week draws to a close, relax and break bread with old friends and new connections. Get to know your host and others in the community, and really connect as we give one of the oldest Jewish traditions our own unique flavor.

Note: This dinner will be kosher style. Spaces are limited and Advance registration is required.
 
When: Friday, March 21st 2014 @ 7PM 
Where: Private home. Details to registrants by email 
Cost: $30/person
 
 
The Dating Game/Newly-Wed Game

Thursday, April 10th, 6:30pm

 

 

Love is a game that two can play and both win. -
Eva Gabor

Friends, single, coupled, newlywed, or not so newly-wed, join an evening of 1960's TV game favorites as RJeneration brings on an incredible fusion of The Dating Game and The Newlywed Game. 

Hilarious questions, surprise endings, flamboyant host, music, and drinks all around.

Whether you are single or matched, this game is for you!m VOLUNTEER TO BE A CONTESTANT ( be paid in fun and drinks)!

Be a spectator or a player but be there and be ready for a great time! Most attendees will be our audience, enjoying a themed happy hour and downing drinks in the name of love as they watch a fun game unfold. The few of you who stepped up to play, will have more active roles. We look forward to seeing one and all.

(RJen is looking for a few good men and women to play the game. Couples and singles. Email veronica.price@gmail.com with interest)

Entrance is $15 per person online and $20 at the door. 

 

About RJeneration
Born in the Soviet Union -- made in America

We came to America as kids and teens, brought by our parents. Some were born enroute, and some were born here. We are a generation of Americans with a second culture and language, a Russian heritage, Jewish roots, and a defining immigrant experience. We've juggled our "hybrid" Russian-Jewish-American identity throughout our lives.

Many of us went to the top high schools and colleges in the country. English is our primary language, but we still speak Russian. Runglish is also our style. We're Jewish, despite yeshiva traumas. We're in our 20's and 30's, busy building successful careers in every imaginable field. Some of us are already household names - Sergey Brin, Gary Shteyngart, David Bezmozgis, Lenny Krayzelberg, Mila Kunis, Regina Spektor. Many others are sure to follow and make their mark.

The RJeneration community brings us together to network, make connections, explore the richness of our unique Russian-Jewish-American identity, showcase and celebrate RJeneration's rising stars, and engage in Russian and Jewish life all around us.

For more information visit our website at: http://www.RJeneration.org
In This Issue
Shabbat @ Home/ Spring 3.21
Dating/NewlyWed Game 4.10
Save the date - Feb-March
Save the date
Tax Hike - Sat, April 12th
Passover Seder - Mon, April 14th
Community Events 

Pioneers of the current generation of RSJ writers discuss new works."Generation R" authors Lara Vapnyar, Boris FishmanEllen Litman, and Anya Ulinich will read selections from new, boundary-pushing books during a fast-paced discussion with the equally young, talented author and opinion editor of The Jewish Daily ForwardGal Beckerman.

With charm, wit and a deep knowledge of the authors' common past, Bekerman will draw out insights from the novelists you won't want to miss!


Wine reception and book signings to follow.

TICKETS: $10
jccmanhattan.org/generationR
646.505.570
 

 

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This years theme is INNOVATION!

 

A truly unique event, organized and run entirely by volunteers, Limmud FSU has revolutionized pluralistic Jewish engagement of Russian-speaking Jews by involving them in an array of interactive workshops, intellectually-stimulating discussions, a festive Shabbat celebration, controversial debates, film screenings, artistic performances, music, dancing...

 

  Registration will close on March 21st but may sell out earlier.

 

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