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Friday Night Crafting, Camp Style

Welcome to the Arts & Crafts cabin! You know the rules — don’t run with scissors, leave the space clean for the next group, and believe in yourself. In this space, we value enthusiasm over [...]
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Camp Activities for Friday Night

Camp is all about letting loose, being yourself, and enjoying the moment. As adults, immersed in our lives (and feeling extra immersed these days), planning an evening of low-stakes fun can be the perfect way [...]
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Pride 2020

One of the queer community’s greatest strengths is resilience. During these isolating times, we at OneTable and JQ International honor the many queer people who remind us everyday how to dream and laugh in spite of fear and oppression.  [...]
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Finding the Funny on Shabbat

Jews using humor to deal with suffering is a tale as old as...well...Jews, probably. I always think of the Sarah Silverman quote — “Comedy puts light into darkness and darkness can’t live where there’s light. [...]
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Hosting a Solidarity Shabbat

During the week we lose some of the light in our eyes; it is restored to us by the reflection of light in our kiddush cup on Shabbat.   —Talmud Bavli, Shabbat 113b Whether Friday night is [...]
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New York, meet your new Field Manager: Lilli!

Please welcome Lilli, our new New York Field Manager, to the OneTable team! Lilli is joining OneTable after graduating from Mount Holyoke College where she studied Religion and Entrepreneurship. Her interest in critical religious studies inspired [...]
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Take it Outside: Nourishment Inspo for a Socially Distanced Shabbat

Jewish tradition teaches that saving one life is tantamount to saving the entire world, and we take this teaching seriously. As such, we may be slower to fully “reopen” than some other organizations. After 3 [...]
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In Solidarity – Around the Shabbat Table

Shabbat is about imagining a better world. This week, we’re again reminded that Shabbat is a time for pause and rejuvenation, but also an opportunity to bring anti-racism focused action to Shabbat tables across the [...]
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Happy Shabbirthday! | The OneTable Guide

Ahhhh. Birthdays. A celebration of the unique, loved, and valued human that you are. It’s a reminder to the world around you (and yourself) that you are worth celebrating. It’s common to have birthdays bring [...]
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Good Vibrations | Pleasure, Rejuvenation & Shabbat

Shabbat is all about pleasure and rejuvenation. During this time of social distancing, we want to bring that sexy sparkle back to Shabbat... so we partnered with Awakening, Denver Colorado’s premier sex-positive boutique, to bring [...]
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