Calendar

Jan 21 @ 6:30 am – 9:00 pm
High Speed Hebrew Part II w/Lori Riegel @ Congregation Beit Simcha @ Congrgation Beit Simcha | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
6:30 am
Learn Hebrew in the new year—2019! Have you always wanted to learn to read Hebrew, yet don’t want to spend years studying? This class is for you! In this two-day intensive—interactive class you’ll learn to read Hebrew including: letters, and vowels and gain some basic vocabulary skills. The course is four hours Sunday, January 20th from 2:30–6:30 pm, and 2 1/2 Continue Reading
Jan 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Northwest Community Tu B'Shevat BBQ in the Park @ Canada del Oro Riverfront Park
3:30 pm
Join us in the beautiful weather as we celebrate the New Year of the Tress with a community-wide BBQ in the park. Come and enjoy food, music, and meet new friends in the Northwest! RSVP to www.jfsa.org/bbqinthepark or call the Olson Center for Jewish Life in the Northwest at (520)505-4161
Jan 23 @ 6:30 am – 8:30 pm
CBS Free Hebrew Reading Refresher w/Lori Reigel @ Congrgation Beit Simcha | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
6:30 am
Has it been a year, or years since taking a Hebrew course? Finding it difficult to tell bet from a vet or a ף from a פ or the pronunciation of צ vs ע or simply forgotten some of the letters or vowels and need a Hebrew Refresher? This class is for you! This one-session class promises to help you Continue Reading
Jan 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Shabbat Evening Services @ Congregation Beit Simcha @ Congrgation Beit Simcha | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Please join us at Tucson's newest synagogue serving the Northwest/Catalina Foothills— Congregation Beit Simcha at our brand new—interim location at the corner of Campbell and Skiline across from La Encantada. Come welcome Shabbat with us and enjoy an evening of song, and warmth as we seek to “Serve God with Joy”. Congregation Beit Simcha Shabbat services are at 6:30 pm lead by Senior Continue Reading
Jan 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Targum Shlishi with Special Guests at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
12:00 pm
We are taught to read the Torah Portion of the week, each week, twice: In/From the Torah text (Shnayim Mikra), and again in translation (Targum Shlishi) to ensure that we understand both the form and the function of Torah – what it teaches, and how it can be applied. Following the Kiddush, six Southern Arizona firefighters recently returned from Israel Continue Reading
Jan 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
Jan 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
CBS Basic Hebrew Class with Lori Riegel @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Know how to read some Hebrew, and want to take it to the next level?  Build on your knowledge of Hebrew reading with liturgical and conversational vocabulary. An introduction to Hebrew grammar, prepositions, pronouns, present & past tense verbs & counting. Ability to read some Hebrew, or completion of High Speed Hebrew a pre-requisite. Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00 pm, beginning January 30.  Continue Reading
Stably Unstable? Lesser-Known Facts about the Israeli-Arab Conflict @ Handmaker  | Tucson | Arizona | United States
1:00 pm
Dr Gil Ribak, Assistant Professor of Judaic Studies at the U of A Learn about the conflict from the first Aliya in the 1880s to the present, the historical roots of the region, the role of the UN, the definition of refugee and how those often exacerbated the conflict.
Feb 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Shabbat Evening Services @ Congregation Beit Simcha @ Congrgation Beit Simcha | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Please join us at Tucson's newest synagogue serving the Northwest/Catalina Foothills— Congregation Beit Simcha at our brand new—interim location at the corner of Campbell and Skiline across from La Encantada. Come welcome Shabbat with us and enjoy an evening of song, and warmth as we seek to “Serve God with Joy”. Congregation Beit Simcha Shabbat services are at 6:30 pm lead by Senior Continue Reading
Downtown Shabbat @ Jewish History Museum
Feb 1 @ 9:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Downtown Shabbat @ Jewish History Museum | Tucson | Arizona | United States
9:30 pm
Community Event: Meet the Author Brunch with Jillian Cantor @ Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona's Shaol and Evelyn Pozez Event Room
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Community Event: Meet the Author Brunch with Jillian Cantor @ Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona's Shaol and Evelyn Pozez Event Room
10:00 am
Join Jillian Cantor as she discusses her latest historical novels. Mostly Books will be in attendance selling Jillian's books as well as taking pre-orders for her newest book, In Another Time, available March 5, 2019. Sunday, February 3, 2019 | 10am to 11:30am Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona's Shaol & Evelyn Pozez Event Room 3718 E River Road Cost: $18.00 Continue Reading
Feb 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
Feb 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
CBS Basic Hebrew Class with Lori Riegel @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Know how to read some Hebrew, and want to take it to the next level?  Build on your knowledge of Hebrew reading with liturgical and conversational vocabulary. An introduction to Hebrew grammar, prepositions, pronouns, present & past tense verbs & counting. Ability to read some Hebrew, or completion of High Speed Hebrew a pre-requisite. Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00 pm, beginning January 30.  Continue Reading
Feb 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Shabbat Evening Services @ Congregation Beit Simcha @ Congrgation Beit Simcha | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Please join us at Tucson's newest synagogue serving the Northwest/Catalina Foothills— Congregation Beit Simcha at our brand new—interim location at the corner of Campbell and Skiline across from La Encantada. Come welcome Shabbat with us and enjoy an evening of song, and warmth as we seek to “Serve God with Joy”. Congregation Beit Simcha Shabbat services are at 6:30 pm lead by Senior Continue Reading
Feb 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
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
CBS Basic Hebrew Class with Lori Riegel @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Know how to read some Hebrew, and want to take it to the next level?  Build on your knowledge of Hebrew reading with liturgical and conversational vocabulary. An introduction to Hebrew grammar, prepositions, pronouns, present & past tense verbs & counting. Ability to read some Hebrew, or completion of High Speed Hebrew a pre-requisite. Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00 pm, beginning January 30.  Continue Reading
Feb 15 @ 5:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Family Shabbat Experience Service & Dinner at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
5:45 pm
With our families, we welcome Shabbat with rhythm, movement, ruach and song, followed by Shabbat dinner, and Open Lounge in the Linda Roy Youth Center with games and fun! Our Girl Scout Troup 613 will participate tonight AND provide Girl Scout cookies for dessert! Dinner $25 per family (two adults & up to 4 children) for CAI members; guest family Continue Reading
Feb 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Shabbat Evening Services @ Congregation Beit Simcha @ Congrgation Beit Simcha | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Please join us at Tucson's newest synagogue serving the Northwest/Catalina Foothills— Congregation Beit Simcha at our brand new—interim location at the corner of Campbell and Skiline across from La Encantada. Come welcome Shabbat with us and enjoy an evening of song, and warmth as we seek to “Serve God with Joy”. Congregation Beit Simcha Shabbat services are at 6:30 pm lead by Senior Continue Reading
Targum Shlishi with Special Guest at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel
Feb 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Targum Shlishi with Special Guest at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
12:00 pm
We are taught to read the Torah Portion of the week, each week, twice: In/From the Torah text (Shnayim Mikra), and again in translation (Targum Shlishi) to ensure that we understand both the form and the function of Torah – what it teaches, and how it can be applied. Following the Kiddush, Ron Benacot, one of our Shinshinit (young Israelis Continue Reading
Feb 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
Feb 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
CBS Basic Hebrew Class with Lori Riegel @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Know how to read some Hebrew, and want to take it to the next level?  Build on your knowledge of Hebrew reading with liturgical and conversational vocabulary. An introduction to Hebrew grammar, prepositions, pronouns, present & past tense verbs & counting. Ability to read some Hebrew, or completion of High Speed Hebrew a pre-requisite. Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00 pm, beginning January 30.  Continue Reading
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Shabbat Evening Services @ Congregation Beit Simcha @ Congrgation Beit Simcha | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Please join us at Tucson's newest synagogue serving the Northwest/Catalina Foothills— Congregation Beit Simcha at our brand new—interim location at the corner of Campbell and Skiline across from La Encantada. Come welcome Shabbat with us and enjoy an evening of song, and warmth as we seek to “Serve God with Joy”. Congregation Beit Simcha Shabbat services are at 6:30 pm lead by Senior Continue Reading
Feb 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
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Northwest Community Dining Out at Truland Burgers & Greens @ Truland Burgers & Greens
6:00 pm
You are invited to a purely social community dinging out at Truland Burgers & Greens on Tuesday, February 26 @ 6:00pm. Come and share a meal, make new friends and mingle with your fellow northwest Tucsonans. Singles, couples, families and children welcome! Please RSVP by Sunday, February 24 to www.jfsa.org/truland, so we may pass along an accurate headcount to their Continue Reading
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
CBS Basic Hebrew Class with Lori Riegel @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Know how to read some Hebrew, and want to take it to the next level?  Build on your knowledge of Hebrew reading with liturgical and conversational vocabulary. An introduction to Hebrew grammar, prepositions, pronouns, present & past tense verbs & counting. Ability to read some Hebrew, or completion of High Speed Hebrew a pre-requisite. Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00 pm, beginning January 30.  Continue Reading
Mar 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Shabbat Evening Services @ Congregation Beit Simcha @ Congrgation Beit Simcha | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Please join us at Tucson's newest synagogue serving the Northwest/Catalina Foothills— Congregation Beit Simcha at our brand new—interim location at the corner of Campbell and Skiline across from La Encantada. Come welcome Shabbat with us and enjoy an evening of song, and warmth as we seek to “Serve God with Joy”. Congregation Beit Simcha Shabbat services are at 6:30 pm lead by Senior Continue Reading
Mar 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
Mar 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
CBS Basic Hebrew Class with Lori Riegel @ Congregation Beit Simcha | Tucson | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Know how to read some Hebrew, and want to take it to the next level?  Build on your knowledge of Hebrew reading with liturgical and conversational vocabulary. An introduction to Hebrew grammar, prepositions, pronouns, present & past tense verbs & counting. Ability to read some Hebrew, or completion of High Speed Hebrew a pre-requisite. Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00 pm, beginning January 30.  Continue Reading
Mar 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Shabbat Evening Services @ Congregation Beit Simcha @ Congrgation Beit Simcha | Oro Valley | Arizona | United States
6:30 pm
Please join us at Tucson's newest synagogue serving the Northwest/Catalina Foothills— Congregation Beit Simcha at our brand new—interim location at the corner of Campbell and Skiline across from La Encantada. Come welcome Shabbat with us and enjoy an evening of song, and warmth as we seek to “Serve God with Joy”. Congregation Beit Simcha Shabbat services are at 6:30 pm lead by Senior Continue Reading
Mar 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