We hope you have been enjoying the many new online programs offered in recent weeks through Hadassah@home. We've brought you compelling speakers, informative webinars, medical updates from our doctors in Israel, important advocacy initiatives, cooking, concerts, exercise classes and more. Feedback from members across the country, and even overseas, shows that our Hadassah community is going strong and coming together even in times of isolation. Let's keep that momentum going. Join us.
Celebrate Israel: Don't miss the virtual 2020 Celebrate Israel Parade, this Sunday at 1:00 pm EDT. Hadassah will be part of the virtual parade, which pays special tribute to frontline and healthcare workers. Watch with family and Hadassah friends on the Parade's Facebook page.
Then continue the conversation: Register now for a special conversation about the personal and political aspects of infertility with Amy Klein, Hadassah reConceiving Infertility Ambassador; Karen Paikin Barall, Hadassah Director of Government Relations; and Elana Frank, CEO and Founder of the Jewish Fertility Foundation. On Monday, June 22 at 12:00 pm EDT.
- Getting personal and political about infertility: Join us for a special conversation on Monday, June 22 at 12:00 pm EDT with Hadassah reConceiving Infertility Ambassador Amy Klein, Hadassah Director of Government Relations Karen Paikin Barall, and Elana Frank, the CEO and Founder of the Jewish Fertility Foundation.
- Read our stories: Hadassah's reConceiving Infertility stories are breaking down stigmas and helping people connect to the personal impact infertility can have on families and relationships. Read reConceiving Infertility's latest featured stories in Thrive Global and Kveller and watch our informative videos.
- Coming up: The next selection for our new national book club, "One Book, One Hadassah," is The Book of V, which will feature a live interview with author Anna Solomon, author of the acclaimed novel Leaving Lucy Pear, on August 20 at 7:00 pm EDT.
- Get brain fit: For Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month, Ageless Grace: Chair Exercises to Boost Brain Power is a unique way to stimulate the body AND the brain — and have fun doing it. All exercises are low-impact and done in a chair. Anyone can do them and yield benefits. Register today for the latest session on Wednesday, June 24 at 12:00 pm EDT. Watch previous sessions here.
Cooking with Hadassah Magazine: Cookbook author Adeena Sussman profiles Julia Turshen, known for her sophisticated food writing and social activism — and her recipes for chicken soup and pistachio mandelbrot.
In case you missed it: Watch our entertaining and enlightening interview with Jennifer Weiner, author of Big Summer, and Lisa Hostein, Hadassah Magazine Executive Editor.
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NOTE: Many online events will ask for your Hadassah ID number to register.