Calendar

Sep 22 all-day
Rosh Hashana II
The Jewish New Year http://hebcal.com/h/rosh-hashana
"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.
Handmaker Lecture - Repentance and Return - With Ben Zion Kogen @ Handmaker | Tucson | Arizona | United States
In this High Holiday Season, a great deal of attention is placed upon the ideals of repenting and returning. For what are we repenting, to what are we returning? This lecture will provide insight into these challenging questions.
Sep 29 all-day
Erev Yom Kippur
Day of Atonement http://hebcal.com/h/yom-kippur
"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.
Sep 30 all-day
Yom Kippur
Day of Atonement http://hebcal.com/h/yom-kippur
Water, Wastewater, and Energy Solutions for Off-grid Bedouin, Palestinian, and Jordanian Communities @ University of Arizona Hillel Foundation  | Tucson | Arizona | United States
The response to increasing strains on water resources from population growth, globalization, economic growth, urbanization, inequalities of and conflicts over shared transboundary resources, has led to an analysis of the Food-Energy-Water (FEW) Nexus and its role in development approaches for communities. The FEW Nexus concept developed because these life-sustaining sources - food, energy, and water, are inextricably linked and constitute Continue Reading
Oct 4 all-day
Erev Sukkot
Feast of Tabernacles http://hebcal.com/h/sukkot
Oct 5 all-day
Sukkot I
Feast of Tabernacles http://hebcal.com/h/sukkot
Oct 6 all-day
Sukkot II
Feast of Tabernacles http://hebcal.com/h/sukkot
"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.
Sukkot III (CH''M)
Feast of Tabernacles http://hebcal.com/h/sukkot
Sukkot IV (CH''M)
Feast of Tabernacles http://hebcal.com/h/sukkot
Oct 9 all-day
Sukkot V (CH''M)
Feast of Tabernacles http://hebcal.com/h/sukkot
(Cis)gendering Religion: Rabbinic Literature, Anti-trans Bills, and Trans Jewish Cosmology @ University of Arizona Hillel Foundation  | Tucson | Arizona | United States
This talk weaves together three distinct moments: the recent spate of anti-trans bills within the U.S. (which seek to regulate trans access to public facilities), Late Antique rabbinic texts about androgynes and eunuchs, and contemporary trans Jewish readings of Genesis. The thread that connects all three is a struggle over the legibility of trans bodies in both religion and law. Continue Reading
Oct 10 all-day
Sukkot VI (CH''M)
Feast of Tabernacles http://hebcal.com/h/sukkot
AEA Taste II, Another Bite: Judaism in America @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
A 3-part class on Judaism as practiced in America, focusing on 3 major themes: Jews in America - Movements, Assimilation, and Creativity; From Davening to Rock - a Jewish Way to Pray; American-Israeli Relations. Includes "tastes" of homemade Jewish foods and 2 CDs of Jewish liturgical music. For questions or to register call Temple Office 520 -327-4501 or at: tetucson.org/learning/adult-education
Sukkot VII (Hoshana Raba)
Feast of Tabernacles http://hebcal.com/h/sukkot
Oct 12 all-day
Shmini Atzeret
Eighth Day of Assembly http://hebcal.com/h/shmini-atzeret
Oct 13 all-day
Simchat Torah
Day of Celebrating the Torah http://hebcal.com/h/simchat-torah
"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.
Oct 17 @ 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.
AEA Taste II, Another Bite: Judaism in America @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
A 3-part class on Judaism as practiced in America, focusing on 3 major themes: Jews in America - Movements, Assimilation, and Creativity; From Davening to Rock - a Jewish Way to Pray; American-Israeli Relations. Includes "tastes" of homemade Jewish foods and 2 CDs of Jewish liturgical music. For questions or to register call Temple Office 520 -327-4501 or at: tetucson.org/learning/adult-education
Oct 18 @ 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.)
The Holocaust in Bosnia-Herzegovina: Muslim-Christian-Jewish Relations in the Worst of Times @ University of Arizona Hillel Foundation  | Tucson | Arizona | United States
The story of the Holocaust in Bosnia-Herzegovina is little known in the West, and no wonder! It’s a complicated situation – but one with continuing repercussions on post-war history. As Bosnia became part of the so-called, “Independent State of Croatia” following the fall of Yugoslavia in 1941, the region’s Jews struggled to survive in the midst of the Holocaust, a Continue Reading
Oct 24 @ 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.
AEA Taste II, Another Bite: Judaism in America @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
A 3-part class on Judaism as practiced in America, focusing on 3 major themes: Jews in America - Movements, Assimilation, and Creativity; From Davening to Rock - a Jewish Way to Pray; American-Israeli Relations. Includes "tastes" of homemade Jewish foods and 2 CDs of Jewish liturgical music. For questions or to register call Temple Office 520 -327-4501 or at: tetucson.org/learning/adult-education
Handmaker Lecture - Memory and Remembering in Judaism - With Rabbi Avi Alpert @ Handmaker | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Why is it important for us to remember? Join us for a thought provoking lecture and discussion on this subject, with Rabbi Avi Alpert of Congregation Bet Shalom.
Oct 25 @ 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.)
Oct 31 @ 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.