The B'nai B'rith Tri-State Region hosted a Champagne, Strawberries and Dessert gathering to welcome their new leadership and toast those who have served.
The free event began at 7 PM and lasted until 10 PM at Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael in Springfield, N.J. on Sunday, June 30, 2013.
B'nai B'rith Denver organized its annual Leadville camping trip and community service project from June 28 - 30.
The schedule included:
Friday: Camping at Printer Boy Campground on Turquoise Lake, and a Kosher dinner.
10:00 am - Shabbat Service at Temple Israel followed by Oneg
Mountain Hike - with Young Professionals and campers
5:00 pm - Kosher pot luck dinner for the less fortunate at St. George Episcopal Church (across the street from Temple Israel) Havdalah Service conducted by Rabbi Rappaport to follow
Vegetarian potluck dinner at Printer Boy campsite followed by Havdalah.
Bring a dish to share.
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A-F: Bring a Noodle/Potato (Salad, Kugel, etc.)
G-L: Bring Fruits/Veggies
L-R: Cheese/Dairy Dish or Salad
S-Z: Chips & Salsa/Guacamole or Dessert
9:00 am - Leadville Jewish Cemetery clean up begins
Free coffee & bagels for volunteers arriving early
12:00 am - Graveside Memorial Service led by Rabbi Rappaport. Kosher barbecue lunch to follow.
4:00 pm - Cemetery clean up ends
Zvi Krugliak, president of the B'nai B'rith Simchat Torah Unit in Miami, hosted Meira Cohen, president of the B'nai B'rith Haifa, Israel, lodge on June 8, 2013.
Both Meira and Zvi agreed to have continued cooperation between their two groups and and an on-going exchange of ideas and programs. Zvi plans to visit the Haifa B'nai B'rith on his next trip to Israel.
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The B'nai B'rith Real Estate Unit hosted Charles V. Bagli, author and reporter for The New York Times, as the speaker at our latest luncheon on Wednesday, June 5, 2013.
Speaker: Charles V. Bagli
Author and New York Times Reporter
Place: The Cornell Club - 6 East 44th Street, Fourth Floor, New York, N.Y.
Topic: New Book on Stuyvesant Town: "Other People's Money: Inside the Housing Crisis and the Demise of the Greatest Real Estate Deal Ever Made"
Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Time: Reception - 12:00 Noon
Buffet Luncheon - 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
About the Author
Charles V. Bagli is a New York Times reporter who covers the intersection of politics and
real estate. He has written about the sale of high-profile buildings, political contributions of
the real estate industry, the battle to build a two-billion-dollar stadium for the Jets, bid
rigging in the construction industry, payoffs at the tax assessor’s office, and a Sutton Place
co-op that turned public land into a private park. He has worked for The New York
Observer, the Daily Record of Morristown, New Jersey, The Tampa Tribune, and the
Brooklyn Phoenix. He lives with his wife in New Jersey. They have two daughters.
> Learn more about Charles V. Bagli and his book
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