Calendar

Mar 15 – May 31 all-day
Fluid Identities Exhibition @ Jewish History Museum | Tucson | Arizona | United States
An exhibition of the New Mexico History Museum on New Mexican Crypto-Jews in the late 20th Century.
Apr 9 @ 11:00 am – May 7 @ 1:00 pm
Moviemaking Class @ Tucson Jewish Community Center | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join Jeffrey Cooper, president of CUT Entertainment Group, for an introduction to dramatic, narrative motion picture storytelling. Students will write, shoot and edit a series of exploratory exercises with the goal of creating compelling characters and telling emotionally-engaging stories. Techniques practiced include the importance of camera placement to create drama and the psychological effects of camera movement. Please bring your Continue Reading
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Judith Feldman, a longtime Jewish community member, has formed a weekly group specifically for creating handcrafted needlework and knitting items for tzedakah donations within the Jewish Tucson community. Primarily crocheting and needlework, this group meets regularly to create original items for donation. No experience required, all ability levels welcome. Participants will bring their own supplies, but let us help teach Continue Reading
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Rabbi Israel Becker leads this weekly Talmud designed for men ages 40+.
Apr 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Gentle Chair Yoga at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Focus is on increased balance, strength and flexibility in a supportive group setting. Meditation and deep relaxation at end of each class leaves participants with positive healing energy and uplifted spirits. Dress comfortably. Members of Women’s League: $6 per class; non-members $8 per class.
Apr 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekday Torah Study Group at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Open to all, this informal and lively study discussion is led by Rabbi Robert Eisen. (Occasional lay leaders may fill in for Rabbi in his absence.)
A motivational Torah discussion with Rabbi Yehuda Ceitlin with your kosher lunch. Men and women are welcome For more, email info@ChabadTucson.com
You are invited to join our weekly afternoon mah jongg circle of friends! We meet Wednesday afternoons from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Jewish Federation Northwest Division, 190 W. Magee Rd., Ste. 162 Participants should bring: their own National Mah Jongg League Card (our office does not sell cards), $1 tzedakah donation to Jewish Federation Northwest, $4 for the Continue Reading
Apr 27 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
The Zohar: Soul-Text of the Kabbalah @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
The Zohar is the great medieval compendium of mysticism, myth, and esoteric teaching, and serves as the basis of Kabbalistic faith.  Using the new translation by Danny Matt accessible to even novice students of Kabbalah, Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon helps open the "locked garden" of the Zohar in an interactive discussion class using both intellectual and meditation techniques.
1st Rate 2nd Hand Thrift Spring Fling Event @ 1st Rate 2nd Hand Thrift Store
Enjoy wine and cheese while you shop our "best of" Spring selection! Designer clothing brands, beautiful home goods, furniture, books, media, art, and more!
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
AEA Basic Judaism @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Year-long thematic introduction to Jewish ideas, texts, theology,history and culture taught by rabbi Batsheva Appel in an interactive and participatory discussion style. Learn all the basics. Class fees include textbooks.
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
AEA Intermediate Judaism @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
More advanced than Basic Judaism, this is a year-long study of the ideas, practices and connections that make Judaism a vital and evolving religion today, taught by Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon.  Class focuses on the great ideas and trends of modern and contemporary Judaism.
"Biblical Breakthroughs" with Rabbi Israel Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join Rabbi Israel Becker every Friday at noon for a lively discussion of the weekly Torah portion. Open to men and women.
Apr 28 @ 5:00 pm – May 21 @ 9:00 pm
TUCSON CELEBRATES ISRAEL @ Tucson Celebrates Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Tucson Celebrates Israel runs from April 28 thru May 21, 2017. Please mark your calendars as we have many events planned. Details will be forthcoming.
Shabbat Rocks! Service & Family Shabbat Dinner @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join us at Temple Emanu-El for Shabbat Rocks! Family Services - Shabbat dinner at 5:30 pm of kosher chicken and sides (vegetarian upon request).  Then an energetic, musical Shabbat service for the whole family at 6:30 pm, featuring the Avanim Rock Band, followed by dessert oneg.  All are welcome; please RSVP for the dinner.
Apr 29 @ 8:15 am – 9:15 am
Learn the Mishnah every morning with Rabbi Israel Becker: Monday-Friday 6:15 AM, Shabbos 8:15 AM, Sundays and major secular holidays 7:15 AM.
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Israel Solidarity Shabbat at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join us as we show our solidarity with The Land, with our people, in honor and celebration of “Tucson Celebrates Israel 69.” Israel Is Real ... And So Is Our Relationship with Her. KOL OD BALEIVAV … as long as our hearts beat strong with the passion of “The Hope,” so will our dream be forever renewed …
Congregation Bet Shalom's Shabbat Experience Every Saturday morning. FREE 9:30-10 Hebrew Reading for Elementary School Aged Children 11-noon Conversational Hebrew, Prayers, Stories, Parsha of the week, Torah Reading for Birth to 6th Grade During our Shabbat Experience join us for PJ Library Story Time For more information, contact www.cbsaz.org or 520-577-1171
Revvin’ It Up!  - Wayne's Toys -  Tucson Classic Auto Museum @ Tucson Auto Museum | Tucson | Arizona | United States
You are invited to a special event with Or Chadash at Wayne’s Toys – Tucson’s Auto Museum on Saturday evening, April 29. There will be a DJ playing both car tunes and music for dancing. Food will come from food trucks offering a variety of cuisines (including vegetarian and gluten free).  We’ll have both a hosted bar and a beer tasting. Continue Reading
Apr 30 @ 7:15 am – 8:15 am
Learn the Mishnah every morning with Rabbi Israel Becker: Monday-Friday 6:15 AM, Shabbos 8:15 AM, Sundays and major secular holidays 7:15 AM.
Apr 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Too Jewish Radio Show
"Too Jewish" with Rabbi Sam Cohon and Friends plays every Sunday morning at 9:00 am on radio station KVOI AM 1030 in Tucson, KAPR 930 AM in Douglas, Bisbee, and Sierra Vista at 9:00 am, and on KJAA 1240 AM in Globe at 9:00 am. "Too Jewish" named one of top 10 Jewish Podcasts in America - READ MORE Upcoming Guests: February Continue Reading
Desert Caucus Brunch with Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-NY-1st) @ Skyline Country Club | Tucson | Arizona | United States
The Desert Caucus, Inc. will welcome Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-NY-1st) at Skyline Country Club. Guests should be potential members and must have reservations. Please contact the Desert Caucus at 520-490-1453 or email desertcaucus@gmail.com. The Desert Caucus, Inc. is a bipartisan, single issue Jewish political action committee supporting federal congressional candidates outside of Arizona who support a strong U.S. Israel relationship. Continue Reading
Shalom in Every Home: Nourishing Love & Happiness: Mindfulness Techniques & Relationship Health @ Jewish Community Center | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Incorporating the practice of mindfulness into our lives has a positive impact on our individual well-being. This discussion will focus on the use of mindfulness in couples counseling and specific skills that increase gratitude and compassion in interpersonal relationships. Speaker Shari Goettel, LCSW, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in private practice in Tucson. As a trainer and presenter, Shari Continue Reading
Hadassah Luncheon Featuring Dr. Leonard Joffe on April 30 @ Skyline Country Club | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Hadassah Southern Arizona invites men and women to its educational luncheon on April 30, at Skyline Country Club to hear Dr. Leonard Joffe speak on "The Aging Retina." Hadassah is currently doing cutting edge research with stem cell therapy for macular degeneration. The cost of the luncheon is $25 for members, and $27 for non-members. Reservations may be made by Continue Reading
Apr 30 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
USY "Step-up" Day at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
All kids 3rd – 12th Grades are invited to learn about CAI’s exciting youth programs. Step up and experience the next level. Whether USY is new to you or you’re in Kadima moving to Junior USY, or Junior USY moving to Senior USY, this is going to be fun! Be welcomed into each group via age-based experiential activities and stations Continue Reading
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Yom Hazikaron @ Jewish Community Center Tucson-Ballroom | Tucson | Arizona | United States
YOM HAZIKARON Join the commemoration for Israeli fallen soldiers and victims of terror. Sunday, April 30th at the Tucson Jewish Community Center Ballroom. 1:00 pm we will honor 50 years of reunification of Jerusalem with National Geographic's award-winning movie, "Jerusalem". At 6:30 pm will be My Israel Moment - a panel discussion with: Rabbi Robert Eisen, Rabbi Thomas Louchheim, Rabbi Continue Reading