Young Friends

Young Friends in their 20s and 30s, single of married, generally without children, come together to have a good time and bridge our Jewish background with our personal interests. Events take place at RS as well as locations throughout Philadelphia. Programming includes: Social gatherings, jewish learning, social justice and tikkun olam.

Young Friend Chairs:  Lindsay Gordon and Jill Ivey 

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 8:00pm

Join Rabbi Eli Freedman in the sukkah for a discussion about the week's Torah portion. RSVP: Jill Ivey ([email protected])

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 7:30pm

Join us in the sukkah on Friday, September 28 at 7:30pm for great food and klezmer music. BYOB.

Co-sponsored by Connection Groups: BoomRS, DiveRSity, Men of RS, pRiSm, and Young Friends

$30/adult member; $35/adult non-member; $10/child (12 and under); Free for 3 and under by September 20

After September 20, $35/adult member; $40/adult non-member; $10/child (12 and under); Free for 3 and under by September 20

RSVP here

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 7:30pm

Enjoy a potluck Shabbat dinner at the home of a Young Friends member following Shabbat services.

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 7:30pm

Join Rabbi Eli Freedman at Bar Hygge (1720 Fairmount Avenue) for a discussion about the week's Torah portion. RSVP: Jill Ivey ([email protected])

Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 12:00pm

We will meet at RS for a bagel brunch before heading to the Barnes for a private tour of the museum’s Jewish art collection. Space is limited. RSVP required: rodephshalom.org/youngfriendsbrunch.

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 7:30pm

Join Rabbi Eli Freedman at Bar Hygge (1720 Fairmount Avenue) for a discussion about the week's Torah portion. RSVP: Jill Ivey ([email protected])

Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 7:30pm

Join Rabbi Eli Freedman at Bar Hygge (1720 Fairmount Avenue) for a discussion about the week's Torah portion. RSVP: Jill Ivey ([email protected])