Updated March 2017
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HOST (Hadassah Online Savings and Travel Club)
HOST is an app on your mobile device and computer. It is applicable everywhere there is a zip code. Denver Chapter of Hadassah gets 3x $74 credit for everyone in chapter who signs up for it.
From our President
Wishing all a Happy Passover!
Look for upcoming Chapter Events: The Jews of Singapore, Past and Present - April 2017; Genzyme Lunch at East Side Kosher Deli $10.00 to learn about Gauchers Disease, Genzyme Dinner at
McCormick & Schmick $36.00 to learn about Gauchers disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Progressing towards a Cure Brunch in summer (TBA); GEM Jewels & Jeans - August 20, 2017; SKIN! (TBA); Thank you Party for annual donors (TBA); and Brunches, game parties, movie days and nights, book groups, learning clubs, speakers, advocacy classes, lunch & learns. Name it, we’ve got it!
Join us for one or all of the events and look for updates in the twice monthly eBlast, on our Facebook page, and the Denver Hadassah Website or Instagram!
Judith Levitsky and Janet Smith, your co-presidents
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Our Heritage & Our HealthEast Side Kosher Deli, 499 S. Elm Street Denver, CO 80246
Get the latest updates on genetic conditions occurring most often amongst Ashkenazi Jews. Thurs, May 4 Genetic Counselor Gary Frohlich will discuss “The Founder Effect,” the 11 genetic conditions among the Askhenazim, and the signs and symptoms of Gaucher Disease. 12pm deli buffet at Eastside Kosher Deli, $10 or 6pm 3-course dinner at McCormick & Schmick, $36 RSVP to Judith by April 28
May Movie NightRSVP required
100 Voices: A Journey Home Mon, May 15 6:45pm A compelling and moving musical documentary telling the history of Jewish culture in Poland, highlighting its resurgence to this birthplace of Cantorial music. Cost: $7, RSVP to Norma by May 12
Multiple Sclerosis - Progressive BrunchBrookdale Mountain View 8101 East Mississippi Ave Denver, CO
Sun, July 23 11am A progressive brunch to learn about Multiple Sclerosis, a progressive disease. Meet a doctor who will discuss the disease, a patient who lives with MS, a medical professional dealing with treatment in the US, and Hadassah’s “cure.” $20 RSVP to Judith
Jewels and Jeans EventNorma's home
Save the Date Denver Chapter of Hadassah J e w e l s & Jeans Event August 20, 2017 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM Singles, couples, and adult family event (over 21 please) Food Entertainment Prize opportunities Costume contest Norma’s home $36 per person or $60 per couple All funds raised will support Hadassah Medical Research celebrating Gender Equity in Medicine strides at Hadassah Medical Organization
Evening Book Group
Evening Book Group discusses book with Jewish content or author. Meets every other month year round at a participant's home. Meet for dinner around 6 pm, then go to a member's house for discussion. Contact Fran Cohen.
Learn Hebrew the Hadassah Way! Ivrit L'Hadassah
Learn Hebrew the Hadassah Way! Ivrit L'Hadassah meets weekly and goes through the Hadassah book on how to speak and read Hebrew. Please contact Mara Shapiro.
Sabras and Sabres
Sabras and Sabres meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 10am at a member's home. Each member selects and presents material related to Judaism. Call Ina Dickstein.
Study Group 29
Study Group 29 discusses current events and meets the 1st Tuesday of the month from 1-3 pm at a member's home. Call Bev Mendlesberg.