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.
THA's 3rd Annual Free Community STEM Festival @ Tucson Hebrew Academy | Tucson | Arizona | United States
THA will be hosting its 3rd annual free community STEM Festival on Sunday, March 26th from 10-2 on its campus. At last year’s event, over 75 different hands-on interactive exhibits and activities were enjoyed by over 1500 visitors from all over Tucson. This year, an art element is being added to convert STEM to STEAM. Why art? “Art is vital Continue Reading
"What Are We Praying For When We Pray For Healing" @ The Univerisity of Arizona Hillel Foundation | Tucson | Arizona | United States
In recent years, the Jewish prayer for healing, the Mi Sheberach (literally, “the one who blessed”), has become a central element of North American liberal (non-Orthodox) religious and ritual life. In addition to recitation in synagogues, prayers for healing are now chanted in hospital rooms, during support groups and meditation classes, and at dedicated healing services; multiple new Jewish prayers Continue Reading
Book Club with friends of Jewish Federation's Northwest Division & Hadassah @ Jewish Federation Northwest | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join Jewish Federation's Northwest Division and Hadassah friends as we discuss timely Jewish-themed titles and share conversation and snacks! January 23: People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks February 27: By Fire By Water by Mitchell Kaplan March 27: Life In a Jar by Jack Mayer May 22: Someone Knows My Name by Lawrence Hill April session is cancelled due Continue Reading
AEA The Genesis Project: the Soul of the Torah (Session IV) @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Was the Flood real? Are the Noahide laws actually present in Genesis? We will continue to read and discuss this fundamental text of Judaism every week. Four 6-week sessions with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon.
Mar 29 @ 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.)
Kibbitz & Schmear Open House - Bagels, Coffee and Friendship! @ Jewish Federation Northwest | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
Meet up with your friends every Thursday at 10 a.m. for a 90-minute open house style friendship group! Start your day with a smile! Join us for free coffee and bagels, a little nosh and a little kibbitz, a little laughter and a little friendship. We'll have special guests join us throughout the year in honor of special topics and Continue Reading
Mar 30 @ 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.
Mar 30 @ 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.
Pomegranate Guild of Judaic Needlework Tucson Chapter - Spring Sessions @ Jewish Federation Northest | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join our closeknit Pomegranate Guild of Judaic Needlework, Tucson Chapter, as they create handmade items using a variety of needlework skills. Beginners and experienced artisans alike are welcome to this lively one hour monthly meeting. Meetings are always the 1st Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. barring any Jewish holiday celebration or Jewish Federation office closures. Note: Pomegranate Guild Continue Reading
AEA The Genesis Project: the Soul of the Torah (Session IV) @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Was the Flood real? Are the Noahide laws actually present in Genesis? We will continue to read and discuss this fundamental text of Judaism every week. Four 6-week sessions with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon.
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Talmud on Tuesday at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
The Talmud is an extensive compilation of teachings and opinions of thousands of rabbis over the centuries, covering matters of Jewish law, ethics, philosophy, history, customs, and more. We are currently studying Tractate Megillah. Learn about the law and lore in the Talmud with Rabbi Robert Eisen as we dig deep into living Judaism. Open to all.
Temple Emanu-El AEA Practical Judaism Class @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
A class all about the "how" to do Jewish rituals and to fulfill the ritual aspects of Judaism: the holidays and Shabbat, making them meaningful and spiritual; lifecycle events; mitzvot. We will actively practice what we learn.  Taught by Rabbi Batsheva Appel.
Apr 5 @ 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.)
Kibbitz & Schmear Open House - Bagels, Coffee and Friendship! @ Jewish Federation Northwest | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
Meet up with your friends every Thursday at 10 a.m. for a 90-minute open house style friendship group! Start your day with a smile! Join us for free coffee and bagels, a little nosh and a little kibbitz, a little laughter and a little friendship. We'll have special guests join us throughout the year in honor of special topics and Continue Reading
Apr 6 @ 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 6 @ 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 10 all-day
Erev Pesach
Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread http://hebcal.com/h/pesach
Apr 11 all-day
Pesach I
Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread http://hebcal.com/h/pesach
2nd Night Passover Seder at Temple Emanu-El @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
A traditional Passover Seder with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon, Rabbi Batsheva Appel, and Cantorial Soloist Marjorie Hochberg with songs, stories, and reflections on the meaning of freedom. Includes a delicious kosher for Passover dinner. All are welcome. Please RSVP by April 5th.
Apr 12 all-day
Pesach II
Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread http://hebcal.com/h/pesach
Apr 13 all-day
Pesach III (CH''M)
Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread http://hebcal.com/h/pesach
Apr 13 @ 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 13 @ 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.
Apr 14 all-day
Pesach IV (CH''M)
Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread http://hebcal.com/h/pesach
"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 15 all-day
Pesach V (CH''M)
Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread http://hebcal.com/h/pesach
Apr 16 all-day
Pesach VI (CH''M)
Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread http://hebcal.com/h/pesach