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This past summer, we sat down with over 20 artists, fans, board members and volunteers (some pictured above) to discuss AJMF, Atlanta's Jewish community and the power of music. WATCH THE VIDEO Thank you to passionate advocates and ambassadors for sharing your time and enthusiasm with our community....

The JCC's Book Festival is in high gear!  Click here to see the entire program guide and make sure to catch: Nov 9: MJCCA Family Reading Festival featuring Rick Recht Nov 12: Broadway Bound featuring Eddie Shapiro and Barbara Eisenberg...

Thank you Eddie Owen Presents and the Red Clay Music Foundry for hosting the incomparable Billy Jonas Band! And many thanks to our fans and friends for joining in the music making! Click the photo above or here to visit an entire album of pictures from the event....

On Sunday November 9, Rick Recht (pictured above) will perform live at the MJCCA Book Festival to rock out with you and your family!  Use the promo code "AJMF" to receive the discounted, member price ($10)....

Last week, we visited Stan Anderson's Georgia State University graduate design class to review their AJMF6 Spring Festival poster concepts. They're incredible and we don't know how we'll chose just one. But we do know how YOU can win one of our next Spring Festival posters (debuted January 2015, available March 2015). Visit our Instagram feed and like our contest post. Help us spread the word and give away free AJMF merch. We can't wait to share the new design and the names of the artists on that poster....

Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, actress and AJMF4 headliner, Lisa Loeb returns to Atlanta for an intimate performance at Vinyl (10/13 at 8:00 PM). Her repertoire spans decades, from the break-out #1 single "Stay (I Missed You)" (1994) to her most recent album, "No Fairy Tale," released last year. Forever the fearless performer, Loeb continues to entertain fans of all ages with her signature style and voice. Monday October 13; doors 7:00 PM, show 8:00 PM Vinyl (1374 W Peachtree St NW 30309)...

Lead by Rabbi David Spinrad and local musicians Sammy Rosenbaum and Eli Sperling, The Temple's First Fridays series is a unique, monthly sacred worship experience (10/10 at 8:00 PM). For our October Sukkot First Friday (actually the secondFriday of the month), we will feature live performances by Sammy Rosenbaum, Hannah Zale and Adam Klein following the service. Front Lawn of The Temple 1589 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta 30309 Friday, October 10: snacks and drinks 8:00 PM, service 8:30 PM, concert 9:15 PM...

Internationally renowned Klezmer, Bluegrass and Jazz virtuoso Andy Statman will be performing at the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA) in just over one month (10/19 at 7:00 PM). GET TICKETS Statman is the first visiting musician in the MJCCA's 2014-15 season. To view their entire arts and culture calendar, click here....

JF&CS' Mitzvah Day, Atlanta's largest community service day for young Jewish professionals, returns September 21 and we need YOU! Last year we had an incredible line-up of local and visiting artists: Miss Emily, Sunmoon Pie, Nick Edelstein, Shir Harmony, The Shtetl People and Jake Steel. This year, we still have a few spots open, two on stage and two off stage, for our 2:00-3:30 PM program at Cathedral Towers, a Buckhead senior community. We need YOU to do a mitzvah by performing a few songs (soloists and groups welcome) or by spending some time with the residents of this special place. Contact...

Last weekend, visiting artist Billy Jonas (pictured), local artist Sammy Rosenbaum and friends entertained hundreds of Limmudniks at Camp Ramah Darom. Click the photo above to see more pictures from the mountain weekend of culture and community. To learn more about Limmud Atlanta+Southeast and their signature retreat, please visit their website....