• Do you live in Northwest Tucson? Do you want to meet other Jewish families, couples or singles in your part of town? The Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona’s NW Divsion is just for people like you!
• Anne Lowe, Northwest Division Director, resides in Marana, and her goal is to connect Jewish residents of Oro Valley, Marana, Picture Rocks, Dove Mountain, Saddlebrooke, Catalina, and other northwestern communities with each other and with the larger Jewish community.
• Anne and her husband, David, moved to Tucson from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, seven years ago. In addition to being a writer and artist, Anne is active in a number of Jewish organizations. Contact her at 520-577-9393 ext 130 or email@example.com to get her weekly e-mail blast to learn what’s happening Jewishly in the Northwest.
• Did you know that one-half of all gifts to the Federation, from Northwest zip codes, are used for programming and events in the Northwest? To make a gift, click here.
Our Address in the Northwest:
Jewish Federation Northwest
190 West Magee Road, Suite 162
Oro Valley, AZ 85704
Co-Chairs: Eliot Barron and Esta Goldstein
Campaign Chair: Steve Saradnik
Program Chair: Helene Mittleman
Budget and Finance Chair: Bart Rochman
Donna Levy (Founding Chair)
Anne Lowe -Director Northwest Division Jewish Connections
Get Connected to the NW Jewish Community
Northwest Art News - Marlene Burns is pleased to announce that her abstract painting for the High Holy Days 5773 has been chosen to be the holiday cover for the following Jewish newspapers in New York: The Jewish Sentinel, "AVINU MALKEINU," the Jewish Tribune and The Jewish World. Marlene is also a Hebrew educator as well as a career fine artist and all of her Judaic paintings come with an interpretation of her artistic symbolism and a teaching. Her complete series of over 22 paintings so far can be found at her website: www.KavanahPress.com. She can be reached via the website for pricing on originals and reproductions as well as fundraising ideas for your Jewish organization.
Mordecai Colodner is continuing to exhibit at Toscana Gallery, 9040 N. Oracle Road. A new group of "Acrylics through Acrylic" paintings is starting to be shown In February.
Edlynne Sillman, Jewish photographer from Marana, will host an opening reception at the Tucson JCC, Thursday, February 14 from 5-7 pm. FREE
Prickly Pear Poker Extravaganza with Congregation Or Chadash
Put on your cowboy boots and hat for the first ever Prickly Pear Poker Exravaganza at El Parador Garden Restaurant on Broadway. It all goes down Sat. June 9 at 5pm. A Texas Hold'em tournament for the serious poker players as well as casino games including bingo for all the rest. Lots of prizes! $100 to compete in the Poker Tournament, $50 for all non-tournament/Casino guests. Admission includes a fabulous El Parador feast. RSVP by June 1. RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 512-8500. For more information, go to www.orchadash-tucson.org.