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The Jewish Responses to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement

January 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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January 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


January 18
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Temple Beth Sholom
40-25 Fair Lawn Ave
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410 United States
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(201) 797-9321

The Jewish Responses to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement

**In-Person Registration is now CLOSED. Register to participate on Zoom ONLY**

There have been many questions and broad answers to the involvement of Jewish activists, leaders and organizations with Martin Luther King Jr. and Civil Rights Movement. In honor of MLK Jr Day, join us to hear a presentation regarding the response you know and responses you don’t know. This will be an informative discussion focusing on speeches, writings and actions taken during and afterward that affect us still today.

Program Details

Date & Time: Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at 11 AM

Tickets: This is a free program; suggested donation of $4 for hot kosher lunch served after the program is appreciated.

Location: Temple Beth Sholom, 40-25 Fair Lawn Avenue, Fair Lawn, NJ or by Zoom

About the Speaker

Dustin Hausner is the Director of Outreach and Engagement at Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey. Passionate about Civil Rights and Social Action, Human Rights, Politics, Poverty Alleviation, and Social Services, Dustin uses his powers for good and we welcome him to our JCCNNJ Seniors community. Dustin resides in Rockland County with his family.

COVID Protocols

All participants who are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine must show personal ID and proof of vaccination OR a negative rapid test taken within 48 hours to attend an indoor JCCNNJ program. As the pandemic evolves, we will continue to evaluate our protocol in an effort to keep our community safe and healthy while still gathering together in person.

Community Partnership

We thank our community partner, Jewish Federation of Northern NJ, for helping to bring Dustin and his passion for civil rights to our JCCNNJ community.

The JCCNNJ Seniors program is a beneficiary of Jewish Federation of Northern NJ and the Bergen County Division of Senior Services.

Registration Information

Advanced registration by Friday, January 14 is REQUIRED if you are staying for lunch.

Register using the green button or by email: [email protected] or by phone: 201-666-6610 ext 2 for the Senior department.