Death & Dessert: A Community Conversation on End-of-Life Issues

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
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Death & Dessert: A Community Conversation on End-of-Life Issues

A 3- Part Series


Tuesday, May 9: "The Conversation: Why and How to Talk to Loved Ones About End of Life Choices," with Heidi Weiss, L.M.S.W., M.H.A, from Westchester Jewiwh Commuity Services (WJCS) and Rabbi Fredda Cohen, Rabbi/Chaplain at White Plains Hospital

Tuesday, May 16: "Afterlife Journey of the Soul in Jewish Mysticism" with Simcha Raphael, Ph.D., author and founder of the DA'AT Institute for Death Awareness, Advocacy and Training

Wednesday, June 7:  "Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Jewish Funerals but Never Dared to Ask," with Stephanie Garry, Chief Administrative Officer, Plaza Jewish Community Chapel


Hosted by the Pleasantville Community Synagogue and made possible by grants from UJA-Federation, New York and the Plaza Jewish Community Chapel.In partnership with B'nai ysrael and Temple Shaaray Tefila.

Other Location: 
Jean Jacques Cafe Patisserie
468 Bedford Road
Pleasantville, NY 10570
United States