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Men’s Mishnah Class @ Congregation Chofetz Chayim
Oct 17 @ 6:15 am – 7:15 am
Men's Mishnah Class @ Congregation Chofetz Chayim | Tucson | Arizona | United States
6:15 am
Learn the Mishnah every morning with Rabbi Israel Becker, Monday-Friday 6:15 AM, Shabbos 8:15 AM and Sundays and Major Secular Holidays 7:15 AM.
Gentle Chair Yoga at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel
Oct 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Gentle Chair Yoga at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
9:30 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.
Weekday Torah Study Group at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel
Oct 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekday Torah Study Group at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
11:00 am
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.)
Oct 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
JLL - Intermediate Biblical Hebrew @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
5:30 pm
JLL - Intermediate Biblical Hebrew with Dr. Abby Limmer We will continue reviewing grammar and vocabulary from previous semesters and move into reading more texts from the Tanakh. Wednesdays, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm: Session I: August 29; September 5, 12, 26; October 3, 10 Session II: October 17, 24; November 7, 14, 28; December 5 Sesion III: January 9, Continue Reading
Oct 17 @ 7:15 pm – 8:30 pm
JLL - Continuing Modern Hebrew with Dr. Limmer @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
7:15 pm
JLL - Continuing Modern Hebrew with Dr. Limmer Students will continue to progress in Hebrew, gaining vocabulary and complexity. Utilizing their Hebrew books and connected online activities, their Hebrew conversational skills will become more useful over the course of the year. Students can already ask for directions; by the end of the year, they will be able to understand the Continue Reading
Men’s Mishnah Class @ Congregation Chofetz Chayim
Oct 18 @ 6:15 am – 7:15 am
Men's Mishnah Class @ Congregation Chofetz Chayim | Tucson | Arizona | United States
6:15 am
Learn the Mishnah every morning with Rabbi Israel Becker, Monday-Friday 6:15 AM, Shabbos 8:15 AM and Sundays and Major Secular Holidays 7:15 AM.
Oct 18 @ 11:45 am – 2:00 pm
JLL-JEWISH LIFELONG LEARNING THE ZOHAR @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
11:45 am
JLL - JEWISH LIFELONG LEARNING THE ZOHAR with Rabbi Sandy Seltzer The Zohar is the great, medieval compendium of mysticism, myth, and esoteric teaching. It is one of the most important bodies of religious texts of all times and places. The Zohar’s secret universe serves as the basis of Kabbalistic faith and is, at heart, a work of sacred fantasy. Continue Reading
Handmaker Lecture with Rabbi Hazzan Avi Alpert - The State of Israel @ Handmaker, in the Rubin Cafe | Tucson | Arizona | United States
1:00 pm
Join Rabbi Hazzan Avi Alpert from Congregation Bet Shalom at this lecture at Handmaker, "The State of Israel" - Is Israel relevant in our lives? Free and Open to all. Light refreshments included. RSVP to Nanci Levy at [email protected] or 520-322-3632.
Oct 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Northwest Men's Group Dinner Out @ Bottega Michelangelo | Tucson | Arizona | United States
5:00 pm
Thursday, October 18th at 5:00pm Bottega Michelangelo 420 W Magee Road Join us for happy hour and dinner and get to know others interested in the Northwest Men's Group! Everyone will purchase their own fare and we'll enjoy it together. We will also be deciding the date and activity for our next meeting as well as upcoming ideas for the Continue Reading
Beginning Hebrew @ Congregation Or Chadash
Oct 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Beginning Hebrew @ Congregation Or Chadash | Tucson | Arizona | United States
5:30 pm
Start at the very beginning, and learn enough to read along at services. No prior knowledge of Hebrew required.
Introduction To Memoir Writing @ Tucson Jewish Community Center
Oct 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
5:30 pm
Ever thought about writing a memoir? Author Edie Jarolim will get you started with the basics: from creating a narrative out of your life story to fact-checking your memories. Her recently published memoir, Getting Naked for Money: An Accidental Travel Writer Reveals All, tells how a Brooklyn-born Ph.D. in poetry and guidebook editor (Simon & Schuster and Random House) moved Continue Reading
BASIC JUDAISM with Rabbi Batsheva Appel - Part of Temple Emanu-El's Jewish Lifelong Learning @ Temple Emanu-El | Mesa | Arizona | United States
7:00 pm
TEMPLE EMANU-EL’S JEWISH LIFELONG LEARNING BASIC JUDAISM with Rabbi Batsheva Appel Thursdays, 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm A thematic introduction to Jewish ideas, texts, theology, history, and culture taught in an interactive and participatory discussion style. Learn all the basics, exploring the most important texts of Jewish tradition: Torah, Prophets, Writings, Mishnah, Gemara, Midrash, Codes, Philosophy, and Liturgy. This class Continue Reading
Men’s Mishnah Class @ Congregation Chofetz Chayim
Oct 19 @ 6:15 am – 7:15 am
Men's Mishnah Class @ Congregation Chofetz Chayim | Tucson | Arizona | United States
6:15 am
Learn the Mishnah every morning with Rabbi Israel Becker, Monday-Friday 6:15 AM, Shabbos 8:15 AM and Sundays and Major Secular Holidays 7:15 AM.
Biblical Breakthroughs @ Southwest Torah Institute
Oct 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Biblical Breakthroughs @ Southwest Torah Institute | Tucson | Arizona | United States
12:00 pm
Get a "life lift" every Friday! Join Rabbi Becker for stimulating and provocative discussions based on the Torah portion, the Talmud and commentaries. Each week participants together will "plunge" into the sacred texts leading to challenging questions and healthy debate. In our pursuit of truth our thoughts crystallize and we emerge each week with "breakthrough" lessons that reshape our values, Continue Reading
Tot Shabbat in the Northwest @ Jewish Federation Northwest
Oct 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Tot Shabbat in the Northwest @ Jewish Federation Northwest | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
5:00 pm
Tot Shabbat in the Northwest Do you have a tot? What to celebrate Shabbat? Join other Northwest families with young children and we celebrate Shabbat together at the Northwest Division office of the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona. Rabbi Batsheva Appel, from Temple Emanu-El, will lead us in song and prayer followed by fun PJ Library Shabbat crafts. Meet new Continue Reading
Oct 19 @ 5:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Shabbat Under the Stars & Family Shabbat Dinner at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
5:45 pm
The opportunity to worship outside enables us to better encounter nature, and to remind ourselves that any space can become sacred through the manner in which we use it. Come and help us expand our “worship zone” as we welcome Shabbat at an intimate service led by Rabbi Robert Eisen and Cantorial Soloist Nichole Chorny. With our families, we’ll welcome Continue Reading
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Congregation Beit Simcha Inaugural Shabbat with Rabbi Sam Cohon @ JFSA Federation Pozez Event Room | Tucson | Arizona | United States
6:00 pm
Join us for the inaugural service of our brand-new Congregation Beit Simcha with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon! A new progressive synagogue community located in Northwest Tucson, open to all and dedicated to striving each day to "serve God with joy!"
Congregation Beit Simcha Shabbat Morning Hike and Service at Catalina State Park @ Catalina State Park  | Tucson | Arizona | United States
8:00 am
Join us in celebrating Shabbat morning in the beautiful Tucson outdoors with a Hike and Service at Catalina State Park with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Meet in the parking lot and hike the Canyon Loop Trail, hold Shabbat services during the hike and enjoy Kiddush together. Anyone interested in continuing on for a more challenging hike to Romero Pools is Continue Reading
Men’s Mishnah Class @ Congregation Chofetz Chayim
Oct 20 @ 8:15 am – 9:15 am
Men's Mishnah Class @ Congregation Chofetz Chayim | Tucson | Arizona | United States
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.
Torah Study @ Congregation Or Chadash
Oct 20 @ 8:30 am – 10:45 am
Torah Study @ Congregation Or Chadash | Tucson | Arizona | United States
8:30 am
Torah is at the heart of who and what we are. Our discussions are lively and thought-provoking as we delve into how Torah wisdom impacts ourselves and our world today. The group is lay led, and knowledge of Hebrew is not required. Rabbi Louchheim joins as often as he can. No registration required.    
Torah Cantillation Class @ Congregation Or Chadash
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Torah Cantillation Class @ Congregation Or Chadash | Tucson | Arizona | United States
9:00 am
Have you always wanted to learn how to chant Torah? Reading Hebrew is the only requirement to enjoy this class.
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bet Shalom & PJ Library Present Tot Shabbat @ Bet Shalom @ Congregation Bet Shalom | Tucson | Arizona | United States
11:00 am
Bet Shalom & PJ Library Present Tot Shabbat @ Bet Shalom with Lisa Schachter-Brooks Come dance, sing and pray with puppets, scarves and stories! Featuring PJ Library books and other interactive activities for children ages new born to 5 years old & their parents. Saturday mornings at 11:00 am in the CBS Midrash.
Men’s Mishnah Class @ Congregation Chofetz Chayim
Oct 21 @ 7:15 am – 8:00 am
Men's Mishnah Class @ Congregation Chofetz Chayim | Tucson | Arizona | United States
7:15 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.
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
JLL Beginning Prayerbook Hebrew @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
9:00 am
BEGINNING PRAYERBOOK HEBREW with Cantorial Soloist Marjorie Hochberg Learn reading and comprehension skills for Jewish participation, prayer, and vocabulary.  This class is a natural follow-up for anyone who has taken Hebrew Marathon or has a basic knowledge of the Hebrew alphabet, vowels, and pronunciation. Please register by calling the Temple Emanu-El office at (520)-327-4501   
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Too Jewish Radio Show
9:00 am
"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
40 Days to Become a Better You! @ Southwest Torah Institute
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
40 Days to Become a Better You! @ Southwest Torah Institute | Tucson | Arizona | United States
10:00 am
Jewish wisdom teaches that it takes 40 days to form a habit. The same is true for molding character and ones’ “take” on life. In this ongoing series for women, each session addresses a positive habit and how to systematically make changes in your thoughts and attitudes to enhance the quality of your life. Session 1 – The Magic of Continue Reading
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Exploring Your Jewish Roots Through Ancient Judaean, Roman, and Greek Coins @ Congregation Bet Shalom  | Tucson | Arizona | United States
10:00 am
What was the first Jewish symbol to appear on a coin? Is there any mention of coins in the Tanach? How did ancient rulers treat their Jewish subjects and who were the best (and worst) of them from a Jewish perspective? What historical Persian king is believed to have been Ahasuerus? What Greek despot gave us the holiday of Chanukah? Continue Reading
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
JLL Intermediate Prayerbook Hebrew @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
10:00 am
INTERMEDIATE PRAYERBOOK HEBREW with Cantorial Soloist Marjorie Hochberg Learn reading and comprehension skills for Jewish participation, prayer, and vocabulary. This class is a natural follow-up for anyone who has taken Hebrew Marathon or has a basic knowledge of the Hebrew alphabet, vowels, and pronunciation. Please register by calling the Temple Emanu-El office at (520)-327-4501  
FACES OF TORAH @ Temple Emanu-El
Oct 21 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
FACES OF TORAH @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
10:15 am
FACES OF TORAH “God has spoken one thing - two things have I heard” (Psalms 62:12) Facilitated by Jesse Davis The history of Jewish ideas is a history of debate - so much so that the Rabbis claimed that there were “Seventy Faces of the Torah”. Moses and Korah, Hillel and Shammai, Rambam and Ramban, the Vilna Gaon and the Continue Reading