What's The Holiday of Purim All About?

February 27, 2015

At the end of a cold, dark winter who doesn’t need a day to dress up, act silly and forget the problems that plague our world?   This sentiment is one that comes across in the Jewish holiday of Purim.    Purim is a day of merriment.  It’s a time to hear the story of Queen Esther, King Ahashverus, Mordechai and the bad man,

Generations of Family Leadership Sustain JCC Camping

February 25, 2015

Nathan Wahlberg was a visionary leader who strongly believed in the importance of Jewish camp. He and his wife Catherine provided a grant to establish what is now the Albert & Ann Deshur JCC Rainbow Day Camp.  Today, his vision is being carried forward by his family.