Calendar

Oct 22 @ 6:30 pm – Nov 26 @ 6:30 pm
Israeli Self Defense: Krav Maga For Seniors @ Tucson JCC | Tucson | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Israeli Krav Maga-For Seniors: Learn the personal protection and awareness tactics as taught to IDF soldiers. These small group classes are geared towards senior citizens. Learn how to respond effectively to potential attacks on the street. Assault scenarios ranging from robberies to carjackings will be covered. This course will be held at the MBS studio at the JCC on Mondays Continue Reading
Could My Idea Be a MOVIE? @ Tucson Jewish Community Center
Oct 31 – Nov 21 all-day
12:00 am
Do you have a great idea that might make a terrific book, movie or TV show? Find out what it takes to evaluate the commercial viability of your idea. Learn to do develop the pitch. What do you need to do to get the idea ready to present? How do you create a compelling “logline” to propose to a producer? Continue Reading
Kristallnacht Show @ Tucson Jewish Community Center
Nov 2 – Dec 10 all-day
Kristallnacht Show @ Tucson Jewish Community Center | Tucson | Arizona | United States
12:00 am
As we commemorate the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, the Night of Broken Glass, which took place on November 9, 1938, we are proud to display, “New Works from Broken Glass” presented by different artists in the Tucson community. The show is presented in partnership with the Sonoran Glass School.
Gallery Chat And Public Opening @ Jewish History Museum
Nov 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Gallery Chat And Public Opening @ Jewish History Museum | Tucson | Arizona | United States
11:00 am
Join us for the opening of Call Me Rohingya, photographs illuminating the experiences of Rohingya in Burma and Bangladesh, which will feature the photographer, Andrew Stanbridge in conversation with Saleh Ahmed, Ph.D. candidate in Arid Lands Resource Sciences and faculty at the University of Arizona’s Human Rights Practice Program. Gallery Chat and Public Opening Call Me Rohingya Friday November 16, Continue Reading
Call to Artists: Sculpture Garden @ Tucson Jewish Community Center
Nov 16 @ 11:59 pm
11:59 pm
We are very excited to announce we have impaneled a 4 person jury to evaluate the entries for our 2019-2020 Sculpture Garden Exhibit. The jurors this year are Jeremy Mikolajczak, CEO of the Tucson Museum of Art, Yun Gee Park, owner of Yun Gee Park Gallery & Atelier, Andrew Rush and Ginger Shulick Porcella, Executive Director and Chief Curator of Continue Reading
Art Fair & Concert @ Tucson Jewish Community Center
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Art Fair & Concert @ Tucson Jewish Community Center | Tucson | Arizona | United States
10:00 am
12 local artists will be selling pottery, jewelry, glass and more. 35% of sales will be donated to the Camp J Scholarship Fund. Stick around and attend from 2-4 Camerata Sonora, a celebration of music from the Balkans. The Art Fair is free, the concert is $10.
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
Camerata Sonora, Tucson’s recreational ensemble for professional musicians, will present “Around The Black Sea”, a program of music from the Balkans, the Caucasus, and Turkey. This exciting music is raucous, rhythmic, and often uses scales foreign to Western ears. Come and enjoy these musical traditions with us!
Nov 19 @ 6:30 pm
Farewll Baghdad - movie @ JCC | Tucson | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Farewell Baghdad describes the last days of the Jewish community of Baghdad, during the early 1950s, before virtually all of it was airlifted to the young State of Israel. The movie vividly shows the conditions of life and internal political divisions among members of the oldest Jewish Diaspora community, as well as their relationship with their Muslim neighbors and the Continue Reading
Gallery Chat @ Jewish History Museum
Nov 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Gallery Chat @ Jewish History Museum | Tucson | Arizona | United States
11:00 am
Gallery Chat: Encountering “The American Dream” Friday Nov 30, 2018, 11am Jewish History Museum 564 S. Stone Avenue Free and Open to the Public Join us for our 11/30 Gallery Chat with Alvaro Enciso who will discuss his conceptual art practice, which reflects the broken dreams that he sees weekly while hiking the migrant trails of the Sonoran Desert with the Tucson Samaritans. Enciso Continue Reading
Dec 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
"Read It & Meet" Book Discussion at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
12:00 pm
Join us as we discuss TThe Wanting of Levine by Michael Halberstam, with moderator Joan Belzer. Book discussions are held once a month and are open to everyone. We discuss selected books by Jewish authors or with Jewish content, and share our experiences, reactions, and ideas. Moderators facilitate each discussion.
Dec 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Chanukah Cantata @ Tucson J | Tucson | Arizona | United States
7:30 pm
The Chanukah Cantata is a sweeping retelling of the Chanukah story, taken from Jewish texts both ancient and modern, and set in a lively and accessible musical style. Cantors and soloists from seven of Tucson’s congregations come together to sing this new, large-scale work for soloists, choir and orchestra, in a performance jointly presented by the congregations, the Tucson J, Continue Reading
Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
This exhibition, “Trajectory,” scheduled Dec. 11, 2018 thru Jan. 24, 2019 opens with 2 self-portraits – a young man in his 20s and an old man In his 80s, my present age. I thank the JCC which is hosting this, my third solo exhibit, in their Fine Arts Gallery. Over the past 20 years, this venue has provided a spacious Continue Reading
Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm
2:00 pm
“Jewish Sacred Fusion Concert with Brian Yosef Schachter-Brooks and Friends” Spiritual teacher and pianist/composer Brian Yosef will present classic and original Jewish music, both sacred and beyond. This will be a Tree of Life with its roots in prayer, a trunk of klezmer, and its branches reaching into improvisational playfulness. Brian Yosef will be joined by other musical friends for Continue Reading
Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
December 11 – January 24, 2019 Artist’s Reception, Sunday, December 16, 2-4pm This exhibition, “Trajectory,” scheduled Dec. 11, 2018 thru Jan. 24, 2019 opens with 2 self-portraits – a young man in his 20s and an old man In his 80s, my present age. I thank the JCC which is hosting this, my third solo exhibit, in their Fine Arts Continue Reading