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September 2016, various dates

Downtown Walking Tours

Learn the Jewish history of the neighborhood now known as Chinatown/Penn Quarter

Friday, September 23, 2016, 12:00-1:30 p.m.

Benefactor-Legacy Luncheon

Ellen Kassoff Gray will share stories and dishes from the book she co-authored with husband Chef Todd Gray

Thursday, October 6, 2016, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

Kaisertreu: The Descendants of German-Jewish War Veterans Speak

Learn about Jewish Germans who proudly fought for the Kaiser during World War I, only to be persecuted decades later

Sunday, October 30, 2016, 11:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Guardian-Benefactor Luncheon

Joan Nathan will speak about Washington's changing Jewish food scene

Sunday, December 11, 2016, 3:00-5:00 p.m.

56th Annual Meeting

Celebrity chef Pati Jinich of Pati's Mexican Table will speak about her Jewish-Mexican roots

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