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MJE Edidin Heritage Trip To Israel 2018

 

Experience Your Home: MJE Edidin Heritage Trip to Israel

Join us August 04 – August 12, 2018 and experience your home like you never have before!

Whether you have been before or it is your first time, MJE’s summer trip to Israel is the perfect way to see our country and connect to our homeland. From Jerusalem hot spots to the mystical Tzfat, volunteering and a Shabbat spent with locals, join other 20’s & 30’s for this meaningful experience!

50% off Stipends available for qualifying participants who attend 12 classes! Classes include any MJE class, dinner, educational event as well as Shabbat services. Holiday services and retreats count as 2 classes! Attendees will be responsible to keep a personal log of 12 classes+dates attended to be presented to MJE in exchange for stipend. Email Israel@jewishexperience.org for more details about stipend and to learn more about the trip.

To Learn More: http://jewishexperience.org/israel-trip
To Apply: http://bit.ly/MJEISRAEL2018

For more information about packages and stipends please contact: Israel@jewishexperience.org

Posted by Manhattan Jewish Experience on Thursday, May 12, 2016

 

 

Whether you have been before or it is your first time, MJE’s summer trip to Israel is the perfect way to see our country and connect to our homeland. From Jerusalem hot spots to the mystical Tzfat, volunteering and a Shabbat spent with locals, join other 20’s & 30’s for this meaningful experience! Email Israel@jewishexperience.org for more info!

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OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS FROM PAST TRIPS 

Visit victims of terror

Bring supplies to soldiers

Volunteer

Private security briefing with Israeli Members of the Knesset

& defense experts

2017 TRIP HIGHLIGHTS (Subject To Change)

3 nights at a Hotel on the Sea of Galilee

Tour of the Golan Heights, battle sites of the Yom Kippur War

Dinner at restaurant overlooking the Sea of Galilee

Nighttime campfire with live music

Kayaking on the Jordan River

Visit Amuka, place of prayer to find your soul mate

Tour of mystical Tzfat with Kabbalah seminar

Visit Kabbalah artist studio

Hike the Golan Heights and see Israel’s highest

waterfall

Final program in Tel Aviv Park overlooking the Mediterranean

Final dinner at Tel Aviv Grill restaurant

4 Nights in Jerusalem

Visit the Western Wall and Tunnel Tours

Meet with Chief Rabbi

Visit Hebron and tomb of the Patriarchs and Matriarchs

Musical evening in the garden of a Jerusalem villa

City of David excavations and water tunnel

Shabbat in Jerusalem

Night on the town in Jerusalem

Tour of 19th century Jerusalem

Volunteer at the soup kitchen

Talk by solider who fought in the battle for Jerusalem

50% OFF STIPENDS AVAILABLE!

 

50% off Stipends available for qualifying participants who attend 12 classes! Classes include educational programs and events! Attendees will be responsible to keep a personal log of 12 classes+dates attended to be presented to MJE in exchange for stipend. Email  Israel@jewishexperience.org for more details about stipend and to learn more about the trip.

 

MJE Partners with Birthright Israel Free Spirit

FREE TRIP TO ISRAEL | 27-32 YR OLDS | SUMMER 2018

If you missed first opportunity to go on Birthright Israel here is your chance!

A brand new trip for those who missed their first opportunity to go on Birthright Israel. A 9-5 work day can’t stifle your sense of adventure and Israel Free Spirit’s specialized itinerary highlights the attractions that best fit your lifestyle. From hiking breathtaking views to tasting authentic Israeli cuisine; camel riding in the desert to floating in the Dead Sea; connecting w/ Jerusalem to a night out in Tel Aviv – do it w/ Americans and Israelis your age! With us, you’re not a tourist; you’re an adventure-seeker!

Are you eligible for a Birthright Israel Free Spirit Trip?

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MJE ANNUAL DINNER 2018: Classes for Life

MJE ANNUAL DINNER 2018

Classes for Life

Tuesday, 3.13.2018 | Museum of Jewish Heritage

HONOREES

FOR HISTORIC WORK ON THE TAYLOR FORCE ACT
 
TORAH LEADERSHIP AWARD
 
GUEST OF HONOR
 
ALUMNI OF THE YEAR
 
COUPLE OF THE YEAR
 
STUDENT OF THE YEAR

 

Purim Megillah Reading & Costume Party 2018

MJE 2018 PURIM MEGILLAH READING & COSTUME PARTY
Wed, Feb 28 @7:00 PM
Open Bar! Great Food! Music, Jewish Dancing & Costume Contest!

MJE West | 131 W 86th St, 10th floor
YJPs 20s & 30s | $10

I am not throwing away my (Purim) shot! Cue the dancing, masks, drinking, mixing and mingling, MJE will be putting on a show for our Broadway Purim megillah reading and party!
Ladies, let’s see your impressions of Cruella DeVille, ,Wicked, 20’s Chicago flappers, and Waitress scarves in your hair! Boys, we’ll meet you in Times Square theatre district in your Dear Evan Handson sweatshirt, Phantom masks, Hamilton wigs, & Books of Mormon suit and ties for the party of the year!
$10 | Curtain goes up and doors open at 7pm for Megillah reading, followed by costume party,open bar, Broadway tunes, dancing!
Join MJE for a festive explanatory Megillah reading and themed costume party!
SECURITY NOTICE FOR PURIM

In an effort to assist our security team, we kindly ask that adults not wear a mask or bulky costumes as they enter the building, so that our security team may easily identify you and expedite the process of allowing you in the building. In addition, cap guns and anything resembling a firearm should not be brought into the building. Once in the building, please feel free to dress up.  Of course and as always, we would like to remind our members that if you see something suspicious, please bring it to the attention of our security people.

 

Best wishes for a Chag Purim Sameach!

West Friday Night Dinner: MJE & Camera Dinner feat. Nazi Looted Art Restitution

FEB 23 @6:45 pm – Friday Night Dinner: West
MJE & Camera Dinner feat. Nazi Looted Art Restitution


YJPs 20s & 30s | $36-55 | MJE West

 

Join us on Friday night February 23, 2018 for MJE & CAMERA’S Partnership dinner and open bar with 100 young Jewish professionals in their 20’s and 30’s.

 

This Shabbat is focused on Nazi looted art restitution. We will hear from Owen Pell, a partner of White & Case LLP in NYC, and also the President of the Auschwitz Institute for Peace and Reconciliation.

Read more about Owen and his work here↓↓↓

 

 

Meet new YJPs and get inspired!

6:45 PM | Soulful Kabbalat Shabbat

8:00 PM | Dinner

9:00 PM | Guest Speaker: Owen Pell on Nazi Art Restitution

9:45 PM | Buffet Dessert

 

Dress to impress 🙂

MJE is a community of young Jewish professionals in their 20’s and 30’s who come together for social, educational and spiritual programming.

CAMERA is “The Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America”, a non-profit devoted to promoting accurate and balanced coverage of Israel and the Middle East.

 

Prices:
$36 Early Bird | Until Sunday 2.18
$45 Regular | Until Wednesday 2.21
$55 Late | After 2.21
Sponsorship $180

 

 

*Advanced Registration Required! No Sales At Door.*

****MUST APPLY + IF ACCEPTED PURCHASE TICKET ON EVENTBRITE FOR ENTRY.
Your application is NOT a ticket. No walk Ins, Online Pre-Purchase Only, Limited Seating, No Refunds.Applicants limited to 20s&30s from non observant backgrounds. For security purposes, you may be asked to show a printout of your ticket purchase from Eventbrite. MJE reserves the right to refund any ticket purchased under false pretenses.*****