JTS to Host Second Annual Women's Seder

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Press Contact: Nina Jacobson
Office: (212) 678-8950
Email: nijacobson@jtsa.edu


February 2, 2007, New York, NY

Women, men, and children are invited to attend the The Jewish Theological Seminary's Second Annual Women's Seder on Wednesday, March 21. The participatory seder, which will feature music, song, and dance, will take place from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21 at JTS, 3080 Broadway (at 122nd Street) in New York City.

The seder is being sponsored by Isha el Akhota – the JTS Women's Center, the JTS Office of Student Life, and the Metropolitan Branch of Women's League of Conservative Judaism.

A special feature of the seder will be the Potluck Haggadah, a compilation of Pesah stories, rituals, or texts submitted by participants.

Space is limited and reservations will be accepted on a first-come first-served basis. The reservation deadline is Monday, March 12. General admission is $50 and student admission is $15. For further information, or to RSVP, please contact the JTS Office of Student Life at (212) 678-8839.

Editors/Reporters: For more information on the seder, please contact Sherry Kirschenbaum in the Department of Communications at (212) 678-8953 or email.

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