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 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.)
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 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 …
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
May 1 all-day
Yom HaZikaron
Israeli Memorial Day http://hebcal.com/h/yom-hazikaron
May 2 all-day
Yom HaAtzma'ut
Israeli Independence Day http://hebcal.com/h/yom-haatzmaut
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.
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Israeli Music Concert at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Come listen to Israeli favorites, discover new ones, and participate in an Israeli music sing-a-long as we celebrate and show our support of Israel. Featuring CAI’s Adult and Youth Choirs led by Cantorial Soloist Nichole Chorny, all Religious School students will be participating, too!
May 2 @ 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.
May 3 @ 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.)
May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Survival of a Nation: Israel Course @ Tucson JCC | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join Rabbi Yehuda Ceitlin and Oshrat Barel for a new adult education course exploring Israel's challenges through the lens of the Six Day War in 1967. Why is Israel important to the Jewish religion? How should the IDF conduct itself when challenged by surrounding enemies? How far do Israeli leaders need to go to pursue peace with the Arabs? This Continue Reading
May 4 @ 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.
May 4 @ 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.
May 9 @ 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.
May 10 all-day
Pesach Sheni
Second Passover, one month after Passover http://hebcal.com/h/pesach-sheni
May 10 @ 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.)
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Shinshinim Visit to Northwest Tucson @ Jewish Federation Northwest | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
TUCSON'S SHINSHINIM VISIT THE NORTHWEST You're invited to a presentation by Tucson's own shinshinim, Leah Avuno of Kirat Malachi and Bar Alkaher of Shimishit. Wednesday, May 10 7 p.m. Jewish Federation Northwest 190 W. Magee Rd., Ste. 162 The pair is part of the Shinshinim Young Ambassadors Program, which sends recent high school graduates from Israel all over the world Continue Reading
May 11 @ 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.
May 11 @ 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.
May 14 all-day
Lag B'Omer
33rd day of counting the Omer http://hebcal.com/h/lag-bomer
May 16 @ 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.
May 17 @ 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.)