- Thursday February 7, 2013
- Temple Beth Sholom, 1051 S. Tuttle Ave., Sarasota
- Group Hosting:
- The Herman and Sally Boxser Diversity Initiative
- Elaine Tedesco
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- Ticket Price:
- Free; $50 per person for optional dinner
Boxser Diversity Initiative will present Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish, author of "I Shall Not Hate." Dr. Abuelaish is the founder of the Daughters For Life Foundation, and is a leader is efforts to bring Jews, Muslims and Christians together in Israel and Palestine. He is a Harvard trained physician who lost his three daughters and a niece in 2009 when Israeli shells destroyed his home in Gaza. The Herman and Sally Boxser Diversity Initiative provides speakers and exhibits to foster tolerance and understanding of all racial and religious groups.
PHOTO GALLERY: Ageless Creativity Concert
The Al Hixon Jazz Group performed for the Ageless Creativity Concert honoring Al Hixon, Thursday night at the Longboat Key Center for the Arts.
PHOTO GALLERY: Siesta Isles Association meeting
The Siesta Isles Association held its semi-annual membership meeting Thursday evening, Oct. 24, at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church.
McAllister withdraws from County Commission race
Write-in candidate for District 2, Steve McAllister, decided to drop from the race to focus on filmmaking and to give support to opponent Alexandra Coe.
Frozen ice palace coming to Mall at University Town Center
The popular Disney animated movie is partnering with Taubman Centers to promote an upcoming sing-along DVD of the film.