Calendar

Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
CBS Introduction to Judaism with Rabbi Sam Cohon @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
1:00 pm
A comprehensive introduction to Jewish concepts, texts, theology, history, calendar, holidays, life-cycle events and culture taught in an interactive and participatory style by Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Learn the basics of Judaism, and explore the central books of Jewish tradition, including the Torah, Prophets, Writings, Mishna, Gemara, Midrash, Codes and Liturgy. This Congregation Beit Simch class is a required course Continue Reading
Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Family Trip to the Marana Pumpkin Patch @ Marana Pumpkin Patch
2:00 pm
Let’s celebrate falling into the New Year with a family trip to the Marana Pumpkin Patch! Enjoy tractor rides, a jumping pillow, petting zoo, and much more! It’s sure to be a festive afternoon for both kids and parents! Sunday, October 20, 2019 2:00pm (please meet at the front entrance) Marana Pumpkin Patch 14901 N. Wentz Road RSVP to www.jfsa.org/nwpumpkinpatch so we know how many families to expect. Continue Reading
Simhat Torah Dinner & Celebration at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel
Oct 21 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Simhat Torah Dinner & Celebration at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
5:30 pm
Bring the whole family! You're invited to enjoy dinner of salmon & fish sticks; pasta bar with choice of tomato, alfredo & pesto sauces; salad; fresh fruit; and Hershey bars for dessert in CAI’s sukkah with "Simcha" Sangria for adults and lemonade for the kids; followed at 6:13pm by a joyous Hakafot with Israeli dancing with the Torah, & a Continue Reading
Simchat Torah at Beit Simcha! @ Congregation Beit Simcha
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Simchat Torah at Beit Simcha! @ Congregation Beit Simcha
6:30 pm
Join Congregation Beit Simcha for a fun and full celebration of the completion of the Torah and beginning to read again from Genesis. The great conclusionary fall festival of Simchat Torah features songs, dancing with the Torah, klezmer music, treats and great joy, a wonderful way to rejoice with the Torah, led by Rabbi Sam Cohon. Special treats for every Continue Reading
Oct 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Community Simhat Torah Celebration & Lunch at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
9:00 am
Come and continue the celebration with another round of dancing and Torah! • 9:00am - The service begins in the Epstein Chapel for adults. Along with our regular service, family activities including: • 9:30am - A family celebration with singing & dancing for children will be held in the Cantor Falkow Lounge. • 10:00am - Hakafot -The Sifrey Torah are Continue Reading
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Breisheet Shabbat: Gratitude and Welcome @ Congregation Beit Simcha
6:30 pm
A very special beginning Shabbat of gratitude and welcome for guests and friends of Congregation Beit Simcha. Join Rabbi Sam Cohon and our vibrant community for a Sabbath of music, inspiration, delicious food and joy.
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
CBS Introduction to Judaism with Rabbi Sam Cohon @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
1:00 pm
A comprehensive introduction to Jewish concepts, texts, theology, history, calendar, holidays, life-cycle events and culture taught in an interactive and participatory style by Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Learn the basics of Judaism, and explore the central books of Jewish tradition, including the Torah, Prophets, Writings, Mishna, Gemara, Midrash, Codes and Liturgy. This Congregation Beit Simch class is a required course Continue Reading
The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life Open House & Dedication @ The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life Open House & Dedication @ The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life
1:00 pm
SAVE THE DATE Open House and Building Dedication for the new Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life home of the Northwest Division of the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona Sunday, October 27, 2019 1-3pm 180 W Magee Rd., Suite 140 Be our guest | Open to all Please RSVP to www.jfsa.org/olsoncenteropenhouse or call (520) 505-4161
Northwest Book Club Meeting @ The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life
Oct 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Northwest Book Club Meeting @ The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life
5:00 pm
Co-sponsored by The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life in the Northwest and Hadassah Southern Arizona. You're invited to join our Book Club! Join with friends of all ages as we discuss interesting books across multiple genres. Our group jointly decides the most compelling titles and authors. We rotate our discussion leaders and everyone participates in good spirit. Continue Reading
Card-Making Class with Anne Lowe @ The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life
Oct 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Card-Making Class with Anne Lowe @ The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life
3:00 pm
Join Anne Lowe for a Tea Bag Folding Card-Making Class at The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life. In the two-hour class you will make 2 cards. $10 per person - all supplies, including envelopes, are included in the cost of the class. Please RSVP by Friday, October 25 to [email protected] or call (520) 505-4161.
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Northwest Men's Group Tour of the Tucson International Airport @ TIA, Catalina Room
9:00 am
Join the Northwest Men’s Group to see behind the scenes at the Tucson International Airport, including commercial aircraft ramp, baggage alley, and terminal operations. This outing involves quite a bit of walking, so tennis shoes are a must for this 90-minute tour that begins with a slideshow featuring a historic look at aviation in Southern Arizona. Please park in the Hourly/Daily lot Continue Reading
Fifth Annual Mah Jongg Tournament & Silent Auction @ The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Fifth Annual Mah Jongg Tournament & Silent Auction @ The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life
9:00 am
Join The Ruth & Irving Olson Center for Jewish Life for our Fifth Annual Mah Jongg Tournament & Silent Auction! Sunday, November 3, 2019 9am Registration Silent Auction open 9am-1pm Games begin promptly at 10am 10am-3pm Mah Jongg Tournament $40 registration includes continental breakfast, lunch, registration fee, prizes and favors. Please RSVP by Monday, October 28 by calling (520) 505-4161 Continue Reading
Nov 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
CBS Introduction to Judaism with Rabbi Sam Cohon @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
1:00 pm
A comprehensive introduction to Jewish concepts, texts, theology, history, calendar, holidays, life-cycle events and culture taught in an interactive and participatory style by Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Learn the basics of Judaism, and explore the central books of Jewish tradition, including the Torah, Prophets, Writings, Mishna, Gemara, Midrash, Codes and Liturgy. This Congregation Beit Simch class is a required course Continue Reading
Nov 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
CBS Introduction to Judaism with Rabbi Sam Cohon @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
1:00 pm
A comprehensive introduction to Jewish concepts, texts, theology, history, calendar, holidays, life-cycle events and culture taught in an interactive and participatory style by Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Learn the basics of Judaism, and explore the central books of Jewish tradition, including the Torah, Prophets, Writings, Mishna, Gemara, Midrash, Codes and Liturgy. This Congregation Beit Simch class is a required course Continue Reading
Nov 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
CBS Introduction to Judaism with Rabbi Sam Cohon @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
1:00 pm
A comprehensive introduction to Jewish concepts, texts, theology, history, calendar, holidays, life-cycle events and culture taught in an interactive and participatory style by Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Learn the basics of Judaism, and explore the central books of Jewish tradition, including the Torah, Prophets, Writings, Mishna, Gemara, Midrash, Codes and Liturgy. This Congregation Beit Simch class is a required course Continue Reading
Nov 22 @ 5:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Shir Hadash: A New Song Shabbat Service & Dinner at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
5:45 pm
Join us for an uplifting service as we mix the traditional liturgy with new melodies from the modern Jewish world. While Rabbi Robert Eisen will help us explore the meaning of the words of our prayers, Cantorial Soloist Nichole Chorny will introduce some new melodies using niggunim (wordless melodies) and participatory singing. Together we will find our service enhanced with Continue Reading
Nov 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
CBS Introduction to Judaism with Rabbi Sam Cohon @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
1:00 pm
A comprehensive introduction to Jewish concepts, texts, theology, history, calendar, holidays, life-cycle events and culture taught in an interactive and participatory style by Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Learn the basics of Judaism, and explore the central books of Jewish tradition, including the Torah, Prophets, Writings, Mishna, Gemara, Midrash, Codes and Liturgy. This Congregation Beit Simch class is a required course Continue Reading
Dec 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
CBS Introduction to Judaism with Rabbi Sam Cohon @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
1:00 pm
A comprehensive introduction to Jewish concepts, texts, theology, history, calendar, holidays, life-cycle events and culture taught in an interactive and participatory style by Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Learn the basics of Judaism, and explore the central books of Jewish tradition, including the Torah, Prophets, Writings, Mishna, Gemara, Midrash, Codes and Liturgy. This Congregation Beit Simch class is a required course Continue Reading
Dec 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
CBS Introduction to Judaism with Rabbi Sam Cohon @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
1:00 pm
A comprehensive introduction to Jewish concepts, texts, theology, history, calendar, holidays, life-cycle events and culture taught in an interactive and participatory style by Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Learn the basics of Judaism, and explore the central books of Jewish tradition, including the Torah, Prophets, Writings, Mishna, Gemara, Midrash, Codes and Liturgy. This Congregation Beit Simch class is a required course Continue Reading
Dec 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
CBS Introduction to Judaism with Rabbi Sam Cohon @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
1:00 pm
A comprehensive introduction to Jewish concepts, texts, theology, history, calendar, holidays, life-cycle events and culture taught in an interactive and participatory style by Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Learn the basics of Judaism, and explore the central books of Jewish tradition, including the Torah, Prophets, Writings, Mishna, Gemara, Midrash, Codes and Liturgy. This Congregation Beit Simch class is a required course Continue Reading