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WHAT: Challah Baking Workshops for women and girls – A fun, bonding, educational class given in small groups so that everyone gets to be hands-on. Great for mothers and daughters. Challah-baking birthday parties can also be arranged.

WHERE: Highland Lakes Jewish Center/Chabad 2601 NE 211 Terrace, North Miami Beach


WHEN: Every week on Thursday, 5-7 p.m.

COST: $25 suggested donation per family includes ingredients and bowl to take home.

CONTACT: Call Nili Haimoff at 786-991-3353

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WHAT: Yiddish Club – This is the official relaunch of the Yiddish Club, now being run by Allyne Pruzhinin. All Yiddish and non-Yiddish speaking seniors welcome.

WHERE: The Family Shul, 2601 NE 211 Terrace, North Miami Beach

WHEN: Every week on Wednesday, 5:30 p.m.

CONTACT: Call Allyne at 786-208-8888 or visit

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WHAT: Coping with the loss of a loved one — Bereavement support group in cooperation with Jewish Community Services. Pre-registration is a must

WHERE: Michael-Ann Russell JCC 18900 NE 25th Ave, North Miami Beach

WHEN: Every week on Tuesday, 1-2:30 p.m.

COST: $3 per week

CONTACT: 305-932-4200, ext 142

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WHAT: JCS Annual Milk & Honey food distribution event: In the spirit of Rosh Hashanah, you and your family can begin the year 5774 with a mitzvah that is both meaningful to you and critical to nearly 500 frail, homebound elderly and others in need. Help deliver traditional kosher food baskets to the most vulnerable among us and share a taste of the holiday.

WHERE: Starting at Greater Miami Jewish Federation Building, 4200 Biscayne Blvd., Miami

WHEN: Sunday, August 25, 9 a.m.-noon

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WHAT: Florida Friends of the IDF Raffle: 1st Prize – airline tickets to Israel; 2nd Prize – high valued art; 3rd Prize – woman’s watch

WHERE: Florida FIDF, 2040 NE 163rd St., North Miami Beach

WHEN: September 3

COST: One ticket, $72; three tickets, $180

CONTACT: 305-354-8233