Local organizations announce postponed and cancelled events

Federation cancels March 29 brunch
The Jewish Federation of Greater Binghamton has cancelled the kick-off brunch for the Chesed Challenge that was to take place on March 29. The Chesed Challenge is still taking place. For more information, see the article on this page.
Broome County synagogues limit face-to-face gatherings
Beth David Synagogue, Temple Concord and Temple Israel announced that they are limiting face-to-face gatherings. That means there were will no services or programming held until further notice. Some meetings, services and classes will be available online or by phone. For specific information, contact the synagogues by phone or e-mail. 
JCC cancels classes/meetings
The Jewish Community Center announced that for the immediate future all classes and meetings have been cancelled. The pool and the Fitness Center are also closed until further notice. For childcare, call the JCC at 724-2417 for more information. 
Reporter Triva fund-raiser
The Reporter’s trivia fund-raiser that was to have been held on March 19 has been postponed. See future issues of The Reporter for more information about a new date.
Dr. Elissa Sampson lecture at BU postponed
The lecture by Professor Elissa Sampson of Cornell University that was to be held at Binghamton University on March 26 has been postponed until the fall. 
Book Club at Temple Concord
The March 31 meeting of the Book Club at Temple Concord has been canceled. A decision about the April 21 meeting will be made closer to the meeting. If the club meets on May 5, it will hold a Book Club “double header” since the March 31 historical novel, “The Room on Rue Amelie” by Kristin Harmel, and the May 5 historical novel, “The Wartime Sisters” by Lynda Cohen Loigman, take place during World War II. 
Frugal Fani program on March 22 cancelled
Temple Concord Sisterhood announced that the program featuring Frugal Fani has been cancelled. The Sisterhood is researching methods to bring Frugal Fani’s message to the community at a later date.
IAUJC Campaign party cancelled
The Ithaca Area United Jewish Community’s Annual Campaign kickoff party scheduled for March 29 has been cancelled. The IAUJC hopes to reschedule the event at a later date.
TI-TC adult ed. program postponed
The Temple Israel/Temple Concord Adult Education Group brunch and program that was to be held on April 5 has been postponed. See future issues of The Reporter for more information.