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Issued: Friday, April 14, 2017
Author Tilar J. Mazzeo to Speak at Community-Wide Holocaust Remembrance Day Commemoration

On Sunday, April 23, 2017, from 3:30-4:30 pm, the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA) will invite the entire community to come together for a special Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah) commemoration ceremony at the MJCCA’s Besser Holocaust Memorial Garden, one of the preeminent Holocaust Memorials in the Southeast. The program will feature remarks from Tilar J. Mazzeo, author of Irena's Children: The Extraordinary Story of the Woman Who Saved 2,500 Children from the Warsaw Ghetto. The program is free of charge, and will take place at the MJCCA, (5342 Tilly Mill Road, Dunwoody). Rain or Shine. For information, visit www.atlantajcc.org, or call 678.812.4161.


Issued: Thursday, April 13, 2017
Senior Day Named Best New Program at MJCCA

Senior Day at the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA) began as a pilot event, through a partnership between the MJCCA, Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta (JF&CS), the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta (JFGA), and Jewish Home Life. Due to its overwhelming success, Senior Day was recently named Best New Program at the MJCCA. Senior Day will now be held quarterly for active seniors in the Atlanta community and MJCCA members, at the MJCCA Zaban Park (5342 Tilly Mil Rd., Dunwoody).


Issued: Tuesday, April 4, 2017
The MJCCA Invites the Community to Meet Actor and Author Stephen Tobolowsky

You may not know Stephen Tobolowsky by name, but we’re sure you know his face. He has appeared in more than 100 movies and 200 television shows in his career – from the Oscar/Emmy-worthy (Mississippi Burning, Thelma and LouiseDeadwood, and Glee), to the comedy classic Groundhog Day, to current pop-culture hits, Silicon Valley and The Goldbergs. In addition to being a legendary character actor, Tobolowsky is a consummate storyteller – warm, funny, engaging, and profound. On Thursday, May 4, 2017, at 7:30 pm, Stephen Tobolowsky will be at the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA - 5342 Tilly Mill Road, Dunwoody) for a Page From the Book Festival of the MJCCA event, presenting his new book, My Adventures with God. The author event will have a Q & A and book signing following the program. Ticket Prices: MJCCA Member: $13, Community: $18. For information, visit atlantajcc.org/bookfestival or call 678.812.4002.


Issued: Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Registration Now Open for Popular Club J After-School Program at the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta

Are you looking for a fun, enriching and educational after-school experience for your child? If so, check out Club J, now registering students in rising Pre-K through 5th grades, for the 2017-2018 school year. Club J is located at the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA), Zaban Park (5342 Tilly Mill Rd., Dunwoody). MJCCA membership is required.


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