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Jewish Deaf Congress Meets In August

The Jewish Deaf Congress (JDC) hosts its 23rd biennial convention in Washington, D.C. on August 13-19th at the Park Hyatt Hotel near Georgetown. Representatives of the World Organization of Jewish Deaf (WOJD) is also co-hosting the convention. WOJD was founded in Israel in 1975.


Shavuot and Eating Dairy Products

shavuotShavuot is the third of the three major pilgrimage festivals. The others are Passover and Sukkot. Shavuot is also known by different names: the Feast of Weeks, the Festival of First Fruits and the Harvest Festival. Each of these names reflects the agricultural nature of the holiday, which is celebrated in the late spring time in May or early June.


Holiday Recipe: Potato Cakes stuffed with Cheese

cakes2 pounds boiling potatoes, peeled
2 medium onions, chopped
Salt, pepper to taste
2 cups shredded cheese

Cook potatoes in boiling salted water for 30 minutes. Drain and dry over low heat. Mash the potatoes. In a skillet, melt 2 tablespoons of butter. Add onions. Saute until tender 5 minutes. Stir onions into potatoes. Add salt and pepper.


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