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Soul Cafe

by Mrs. Andrea Wiese Last week as part of our class, we went to Soul Cafe¬†which is a new Kosher dairy cafe that is in partnership with Friendship Circle. The cafe employees people with special needs who would not be able to work in a different cafe or in many other jobs. The restaurant itself […]

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Painting in Rememberance of the Holocaust

The day we went to Meer was Holocaust Memorial Day so my class and I decided to do something in order to commemorate all of the people who passed away. We read two poems, one was about the dreadful times of the Holocaust and another about Israel. We used those poems as inspiration in order […]

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Drawing to remember.

Last week the day that we went to Meer apartments was Yom HaShoah , or holocaust rembrence day. This is a day dedicated to remembering and honoring the memories of those who perished in the holocaust and the lives of those who survived. We started this visit by reading some poetry. We first read a […]

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Venturing to Soul Cafe

by Johanna Feiner Last week we went to Soul Cafe on Drake Road. It was exciting because this time we got to go out with them. The cafe is brand new and it is part of Friendship Circle. Older members of Friendship Circle can go there to get a job, as well as do art […]

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