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Summer Pies Cooking Class @ Tucson Jewish Community Center
Jun 24 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
12:00 pm
Learn to make the perfect flaky pie crust. Executive Pastry Chef Jaime Lawhorn will demonstrate a pie crust and then walk you through the process as you create your own pie. The class will create several fillings and each participant will have a pie to take home to celebrate.
Arts for All: Artist Talk @ Tucson Jewish Community Center
Jun 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
Ten artists from Arts for All, Inc., which commits to providing accessible education, training and experiences in the arts for children and adults, primarily those with special needs, will be showing their work in The J’s Fine Art Gallery. Many of the artists use laser art technique (LAT) for those who are unable to hold a paintbrush. It started 33 Continue Reading
CAI Summer Film Series @ Congregation Anshei Israel
Jun 24 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
CAI Summer Film Series @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
3:30 pm
Now on Sunday afternoons! (NOTE: times vary) Enjoy popcorn and lemonade as we share a few, cool moments in the shadow of each others’ presence. Bring your family... bring your friends. It’s all free! June 3, 3:30pm • Brighton Beach Memoirs June 10, 3:45pm • The Prince of Egypt June 17, 3:15pm • The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz June 24, Continue Reading
The Connection @ Tucson JCC/Chofetz Chayim
Jun 26 – Jul 17 all-day
The Connection @ Tucson JCC/Chofetz Chayim
12:00 am
3 Weeks of Powerful Learning June 26-July 17 The Connection is a 3 week revolutionary program with the goal to help the Jewish community of Tucson build, strengthen and explore their connection with Judaism.   Flexibility is key; set your own schedule and come one time or as many as you want. Click here for more information and schedule of events
Try it out: Clay Workshop @ Tucson Jewish Community Center
Jun 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
5:30 pm
Touch upon touch, try it out clay workshop! Take the time to see beyond the mud to create something original. Try sculpting, coiling, or the pinched method, or make a simple tile, and paint what you make. Workshop includes a wheel throwing demonstration. Your small finished creation will be returned to you.
Kumzitz @ Congregation Chofetz Chayim
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Kumzitz @ Congregation Chofetz Chayim | Tucson | Arizona | United States
7:00 pm
Join us for a free magical night of music, food and spiritual connection. The word "kumzitz" is actually a compound of two Yiddish words: "kum" and "zitz" which, when spoken together, mean "come, sit down." RSVP Now
CAI Summer Film Series @ Congregation Anshei Israel
Jul 8 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
CAI Summer Film Series @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
3:30 pm
Now on Sunday afternoons! (NOTE: times vary) Enjoy popcorn and lemonade as we share a few, cool moments in the shadow of each others’ presence. Bring your family... bring your friends. It’s all free! June 3, 3:30pm • Brighton Beach Memoirs June 10, 3:45pm • The Prince of Egypt June 17, 3:15pm • The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz June 24, Continue Reading
Lunch and Learn @ Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona
Jul 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lunch and Learn @ Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona | Tucson | Arizona | United States
12:00 pm
Men and Women join us during your lunch break with words of torah and lively discussion RSVP Now
Desert Melodies Sings Summer Classics @ Tucson Jewish Community Center
Aug 19 @ 2:00 pm
2:00 pm
“The Best of Broadway”…..listen to your favorite songs from your favorite shows! Guys & Dolls, Grease, West Side Story, Cabaret, Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, Chicago and many more! Fabulous vocals and a live band make this a performance you don’t want to miss!
Sep 16 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
12:00 pm
Leave behind your preconceived notions of what constitutes “real Mexican food” and prepare your taste buds for a culinary treat. The pleasures of Mexican cuisine from central and southern Mexico can be yours. You will learn, practice, and experience what “Cocina Mexicana” is.
Oct 7 @ 2:00 pm
2:00 pm
The Amos Hoffman & Noam Lemish Quartet offers an inspired blend of jazz and Jewish folk melodies. Amos Hoffman is an internationally renowned virtuoso and innovator; Noam Lemish is a multi-faceted, world-class pianist and composer. For years, Amos and Noam have been collecting Jewish melodies from different parts of the world including Kurdish, Yemenite, Moroccan, Ladino, Russian and Israeli songs. Continue Reading
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2:00 pm
The treasure trove that makes up the Gershwin songbook changed forever the landscape of America’s popular music and jazz. Together, brothers Israel and Jacob Gershowitz — or as they later became known – Ira and George Gershwin — wrote more than a dozen Broadways shows and four Hollywood films before George’s untimely and sudden death from a brain tumor at Continue Reading
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
12:00 pm
Learn about vegetarian cooking techniques with Phyllis Valenzuela, from the San Xavier Co-Op Farm. The class recipes will include traditional foods such as tepary beans, mesquite flour and cholla buds: get a taste of the desert with mesquite cookies, cholla bud salad with a citrus dressing, and more!
Nov 4 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
12:00 pm
What goes with bagels? You guessed it! Souffles! Spend some time in the kitchen with Chef Jaime and learn how to make bagels that rival New York’s best and souffles that are light, airy and delicious.
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!
Chanukah Cantata-Cantors "Concert": A presentation of a new work for choir, soloists and orchestra
7:00 pm
Chanukah Cantata - A Cantors "Concert": Presentation of a new work for choir, soloists and orchestra. A Concerto presentation with Tucson area and Regional Cantorial Soloist featuring, Rabbi-Hazzan Avraham Alpert, Cantor Janece Cohen, Cantorial Soloists Marjorie Hochberg, Nichole Hellman, Diana Povolotskaya, and Sarah Bollt, and Cantorial Intern Emily Ellentuck. The orchestra will be the Southern Arizona Symphony Orchestra.  
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