Jewish film series turns 25 at Columbia Jewish Congregation

The Columbia Jewish Congregation will be calling “Action!” on another season of four engaging and thought-provoking films starting Jan. 14. The year 2017 marks the 25th Columbia Jewish Congregation’s Film Series. Each film, handpicked by the CJC’s selection committee, deals explicitly with the Jewish experience. The screenings take place once a month, with the final… Read More

We need to stop overcooking for the holidays

As a young woman at Jewish holiday tables, I never felt comfortable with being the “woman in charge” of cooking. I associated that role with overcooking (too much food at the table) and pushing people to eat more food, even after they were full. Yet when I got older and started cooking for the Jewish… Read More