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Spotlight on the Community

All Spotlight on our Community Events are on Sundays from 10:00 AM—12:00 PM

This is a list of some of last year's events. Our 2017-2018/5778 schedule will be published soon. 

 

February 5. 2017

“Al-Andalus: Lessons Learned from the Golden Age of Spain”

Cantor Emeritus Laury Loeb

Dr. Laury Loeb, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, University of Utah, will share what we can learn from 13th century Spain as it moved from a time of Jihad to the Golden Age, and how these lessons can serve as a positive model for  interfaith relations today .

March 5, 2017

“Phoenix”

Film and Discussion

“Phoenix” is a 2014 German drama that tells the story of a Jewish Holocaust survivor who sets out to determine if the man she loved betrayed her trust. It has been described by critics as "a smartly crafted and complex  thriller with hints of Hitchcock and plenty of plot twists that will leave you guessing until the final electrifying scene."

April 2, 2017

“Remember”

Film and Discussion

“Remember,”a gripping 2015 Canadian-German drama directed by Atom Egoyan, which won the Canadian Screen Award for the Best Original Screenplay and was nominated for the Best Motion Picture, stars the esteemed actors Christopher Plummer and Martin Landau. The film tells the story of a widower who, while struggling with memory loss, embarks on a cross-country odyssey with a fellow Holocaust survivor to find the former Nazi responsible for the deaths of their family members. 

Wed, June 28 2017 4 Tammuz 5777