Rabbi Gilad Kariv, executive director of the Israel Movement for Progressive Judaism, will be a featured speaker at Limmud Oz in Sydney in June. He will speak on Sunday 9 June at 10.45am on "A Jewish State - but how Jewish?" and at 1.15pm on "A Constitution for Israel"; on Monday 10 June at 1.15pm on "The Kotel - symbol of unity or division? ". He will also take part in the Chevruta Live session on Saturday 8 June at 8pm. All sessions will be held at The Shalom Institute. Click here to learn more and book.
The Omri Mor Trio will perform on Sunday 2 June, 7pm, as part of VJs Jazz Series at North Shore Temple Emanuel. The trio will also appear at Blue Beat Double Bay on 3 June and the Melbourne International Jazz Festival on 6 June, at the Bennetts Lane Jazz Club.
North Shore Temple Emanuel will host a conversation with David Gonski AC, business leader, philanthropist and author of The Gonski Report, on Thursday 23 May, 5-7pm. The event will provide a unique opportunity to hear from a community luminary how an educated country becomes a socially responsible one. To book your place, go to: www.beyondthebook.com.au.
"Goddess", a movie based on Joanna Weinberg's one-woman show "Sinksongs", starring Laura Michelle Kelly and Ronan Keating, will open in Australia on 14 March.