Join us for a fun night of board games at the Fed. (2000 Pioneer Pkwy, suite 10B). Snacks and a wide range of board games will be provided. Your host for the evening is board game guru Chuck Mitchell. Everyone, 9-99 is invited. No charge, just a great time.
Saturday, Feb. 20; 6:30-8:30. Social Hall 5614 N. University An evening filled with great Jewish trivia; history, food, people, Yiddish, Israel, etc. We’ll divide into teams and work our way through the categories. Bring your kids-have them test their knowledge. This is a great event for the whole family. Snacks and drinks will be provided. […]
A series of lectures about the intriguing security and defense mechanism in Israel. These lectures will give you an exclusive look from the inside about the security industry and the different agencies that work in Israel Schedule for these lectures are the following: Part I will be repeated on Feb. 3, noon to 1:00 at […]
The Shaliach program, now in it’s ninth year, is funded in a variety of ways. This year we are looking to YOU to help us. Peoria Hebrew Day School is providing a dollar for dollar match, up to $10,000 total, on donations to the Shaliach program. If you have been touched by this program, and […]
Over the next several months we will be cleaning and sorting buttons for the Peoria Holocaust Memorial, details are below. CHECK HERE FOR DATES AND TIMES AND SIGN UP SHEETS If you would like to bring in a group contact the office or Claudia (see below) Volunteers are needed to sort through buttons before […]
The Peoria Holocaust Memorial is being renovated and refurbished. After 11 years, the elements and simply the weight of the millions of buttons inside the cases have taken their toll. The renovation will improve the existing structures to insure they last for years to come. In the meantime, the buttons, glass, aluminum and other items are […]
White Rose Society Essay Contest “CHILDREN AND THE HOLOCAUST” Sponsored by The Jewish Federation of Peoria A poet once remarked that the death of a child is the loss of infinite possibilities. What, then, can be said about the more than one-and-a-half million Jewish children who were murdered by the Nazis during the […]
Sunday, Feb. 21, 11:00-1:00. We’re sorry if we catch you at an inconvenient time but at any hour, on any given day, at home, in Israel and around the world-there may be Jews calling out for help. So when we call please answer with a generous donation. You’ll be helping Jews in crisis, and helping […]