Ruben Shimonov is working to tell the ‘broader story of Mizrahim’ – JNS.org

| October 12, 2020

(October 9, 2020 / JNS) Experts in global Jewish history believe that highlighting minority voices within the Jewish community has the power to honor its nuances and interconnectedness.

Oct 17 | Online Highlights October 17 to 23 | Great Neck, NY Patch – Patch.com

| October 12, 2020

Saturday, October 17 7:00 - 8:00 PM Broadway Trivia Teens in grades 7+ jrobinson@greatnecklibrary.org Monday, October 19 6:00 - 7:30 PM Board of Trustees Regular Meeting online via WebEx https://gnlskype.my.webex.com/gnlskype.my/j.php?MTID=m91a35ef682b3af0d00acf6a879eaa928 Meeting Number : 163 282 1837 Password: DMksmQMJ265 (36576765 from phones) Join by phone +1-650-215-5226 United States Toll 8:30 - 9:30 PM I Love Autumn Drawing Challenge Teens in grades 7+ lsweeney@greatnecklibrary.org Tuesday, October 20 9:30 - 10:30 AM Yoga Flow facilitated by Carolyn Series Open to All Levels Learn yoga postures, breathing practices and meditation techniques to bring balance, equilibrium and good health to your body and mind. Meeting ID: 849 1390 1791 Password: 781668 2:00 - 3:30 PM Bernard Herrmann and His Music Scores - Presented by Richard Knox We will have an opportunity during this program to revisit many of the mood-setting scores Herrmann created right through his final work on Martin Scorseses Taxi Driver.

Music of Remembrance To Launch ‘Endurance and Hope’-Inspired Concert Season – OperaWire

| October 12, 2020

On November 1, 2020, Music of Remembrance will launch its 23rd concert season, which will feature a theme of endurance and hope. Presented over four streamed concerts, the performances will include live conversations, panels, meet-the-artists events, and special guests from around the world

Community organizations to hold virtual summit focused on race, hatred and social justice – SILive.com

| October 12, 2020

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Communities United for Respect and Trust (CURT), a coalition of organizations and community members committed to making Staten Island more inclusive, will host a series of public Zoom meetings as part of its 17th annual summit focused on race, hatred and social justice. The summit will run from Tuesday, Oct

Grand jury releases report on hate speech in San Mateo public schools – The Jewish News of Northern California

| October 12, 2020

In response to several incidents of hate speech and antisemitism at public schools in San Mateo over the last few years, a county grand jury has released its report scrutinizing how administrators are handling the difficult issue.

Anti-government groups shift focus from Washington to states – Idaho Business Review

| October 12, 2020

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) The alleged foiled plot to kidnap Michigans governor is a jarring example of how the anti-government movement in the U.S