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The Art of Baking: Challah Bread

Friday, January 18, 2019, 2:00 AM

Challah is a braided bread and a centerpiece of Jewish culture and tradition. In this hands-on program, participants will learn different braiding techniques and bake two types of challah - Esther's popular fluffy challah and a whole wheat version. There will be homemade dips to accompany the challah, and as we snack, we'll learn about the fascinating history of this unique bread. Recipes and challah to take home. Beverages for purchase. Ages 12 and up. Registration ends Tuesday, January 15th. When: Thusday, January 17th, 6:00 - 8:00 pm Where: JUMP Share Studio in the lobby. Cost: $25.00 What to expect: Participants will get to make and take home challah bread.  The challah is a wheat-based bread.  Please bring a valid ID for alcohol purchases. *When you participate in a program or activity at JUMP, you agree to our Personal Release Statement. Mrs. Esther Lifshitz was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa.  At sixteen she left to study in Chicago, Australia, Israel, Czech Republic, and New Jersey.  Esther graduated from the Thomas Edison State College in New Jersey and the Teachers Seminary in Melbourne, Australia with an emphasis in early childhood development.  She was a preschool and elementary teacher for five years in Prague and New York, and met her husband Rabbi Mendel Lifshitz, in New York.  They have five daughters and four sons.  Rabbi and Mrs. Lifshitz moved to Boise in 2004 to establish the Chabad Jewish Center.  Esther serves as a mentor to countless Idahoans.  As the only kosher caterer in Idaho, Esther has developed a following for her Jewish and ethnic cuisine.  Every Friday, she can be found in her kitchen baking her most-famous-in-Idaho challah bread.   What inspires you? "I love cooking and spend countless hours baking and developing new dishes with my children – all of whom are now mini-chefs themselves!” FAQs What is JUMP? JUMP – or Jack’s Urban Meeting Place – is a not-for-profit, interactive creative center and community gathering place in the heart of downtown Boise. Please go to jumpboise.org to learn more and join our newsletter so you are in the know on fun, spontaneous happenings at JUMP. JUMP is a dynamic and innovative space and safety is our first priority.  Please monitor your children and keep them safe at all times. Personal Release Statement: I understand that the activities and services related to my participation may have an element of hazard or inherent danger and I take full responsibility for my actions and physical condition. I agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless JUMP and its directors, officers, contractors and employees from any liability loss, cost or expense (including, but not limited to, attorney’s fees, medical and ambulance costs) that I may incur while participating in the activities. JUMP will not tolerate any unlawful use of copyright material. Liability for such unauthorized use shall rest solely with the producer. The participant further agrees to hold harmless JUMP for damages arising out of such claims. I assume the liability of and agree to compensate JUMP for any damages other than normal wear and tear of the facility and equipment. When entering the JUMP premises, you are entering an area where photography, audio and video recording will occur. By entering these premises, you consent to all recording media and its release, publication, exhibition or reproduction to be used for any JUMP purpose. I further waive my rights to all claims in connection with any JUMP publication, regardless of its purpose. JUMP is not responsible for replacing lost, misplaced, stolen or damaged belongings and valuables; therefore, JUMP recommends that visitors bring only essential items to the facility. What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? You may bus, bike, drive, walk, skip, etc. Check Boise's bus schedule at www.valleyride.org. We love bikers and have bike racks to secure your ride. If you plan to drive, paid parking is available on the 3rd and

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