The Manhattan Beis debut: Is there room for the Jewish Religion in a Jewish State?

May 7, 2014 @ 11:00 pm – May 8, 2014 @ 3:04 am
the Brownstone
224 East 12th Street
New York, NY, 10003
United States

Join Roots-NY to launch the Manhattan Beis, a monthly parlor event that fuses Jewish ideas, art, and thought-provoking discussion after hours. The Manhattan Beis will be a major Jewish learning and charitable event that will benefit a different charity every month.

On the heels of Yom Ha’atzmaut, the first Manhattan Beis deals with the role of Jewish religion in the Jewish state. It is hosted as an interactive series of roundtable discussions between participants and presenters. The main event is followed by dinner and mingling.

Distinguished guests include Shahar Azani, Consul for Media Affairs at the Consulate General of Israel in New York and Amir Telem, former Director of Special Operations for the IDF.

The event will be held at the Brownstone:
224 East 12th Street

Doors open @7PM
Programming starts promptly @ 7:30PM

Followed by Israeli inspired tasting menu and a beer/wine bar.

A suggested donation of $10 will benefit Thank Israeli Soldiers, an organization that sends care packages and provides services to Israeli soldiers in need. Visit for more information.

Due to security concerns of the Israeli Consulate, RSVP is required for this event. Appropriate security measures will be implemented, ID will be required to enter and bags may be subject to searches.

Please RSVP via the following link:

Please note: Space for this event is limited to 100 attendees.

For questions, please contact Leah @917-974-8219.

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