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Connecting People to Create a Vibrant, Engaged and Inspired Jewish Community for the Future.
Welcome! You’ve entered Jewish Tucson, the website that connects you to every corner of our rich and diverse Jewish community, both in Tucson and throughout Southern Arizona. You are only clicks away from a community-wide Calendar, links to our synagogues, agencies, and programs. Browse our pages, where you’ll find opportunities to learn, celebrate, participate, meet others, and enrich your life through the warm and welcoming embrace of our Jewish community. We have something for everyone, including you!
Handmaker Jewish Services for the Aging
Tucson Jewish Community Center
Jewish Community Foundation of Southern Arizona
Jewish Family & Children's Services
Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona
Jewish History Museum
Tucson Hebrew Academy
Weintraub Israel Center
Beth Shalom Temple Center
Congregation Anshei Israel
Congregation Bet Shalom
Congregation Chofetz Chayim
Congregation M'kor Hayim
Congregation Or Chadash
Congregation Young Israel
Secular Humanist Jewish Circle
Temple Kol Hamidbar
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Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm – Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm
Join Congregation Chofetz Chayim and the Southwest Torah Institute for our third congregational trip to Israel.
Oct 18 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
It’s a Wild West theme, so “Saddle Up and Read”! PHOTO OP: Meet “Clifford the Big Red Dog” on Monday, Oct. 16, 8:00-9:30am. Bring your camera! Open to all, this fair has books for children Pre-K-8th Grade, and some for adults, including cookbooks. The school’s teachers will have their “wish lists” for books they would like for their classrooms. Proceeds Continue Reading
Oct 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
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.
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
The Talmud is a treasure trove of Jewish lore, legend and wisdom. Study excerpts are from the excellent Hebrew-English Talmud of Rabbi Sandy Seltzer. No prior Talmud or Hebrew knowledge is necessary. Rabbi Sandy Seltzer will be leading this year long AEA course at Temple Emanu-EL, starting October 18, 2017 10:00-11:30 AM Wednesdays through May 2, 2018. For more Continue Reading
The first in our new Narrating our Values series, this panel explores the concept of Tikkun Olam - repairing the world - and how it connects to the Museum's work. What are the textual sources of this concept, and how do Jewish communities today understand and make real their obligation to fix what is broken in our societies? Panelists are: Continue Reading