Calendar

Sep 22 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
2nd Day Rosh Hashanah Service at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join us as we welcome the Jewish New Year! Second Day Rosh Hashanah Service - Friday, Sept. 22, 8:00am All Family Program, 10:45am - For all children Preschool through 6th grades and their parents A unique High Holy Day experience in which families explore key concepts through creative activities, and then learn how to apply these lessons to everyday life. Continue Reading
Sep 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Tashlich at the Park with CAI @ Reid Park (Ramada 1) | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Symbolically “cast away” your sins as the Jewish New Year begins. Bring the whole family and participate in this meaningful experience. Refreshments provided. No charge; however, reservations are needed by Sept. 18. (NOTE NEW LOCATION: To find Ramada 1: Enter park via Country Club; turn in on Concert Place; turn into parking lot on right; if full, more parking to Continue Reading
Sep 29 @ 5:35 pm – 7:35 pm
Erev Yom Kippur/Kol Nidre Service at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Mincha, 12:30pm Kol Nidre Service, 5:35pm (TICKETS REQUIRED) COMPLIMENTARY HIGH HOLY DAYS TICKETS All unaffiliated Jews 35-years-old and younger; all college students; and all military personnel are invited to attend High Holy Days services at no charge.
Sep 30 @ 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
Yom Kippur/Yizkor Service at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Holocaust Service & Yizkor, approx. 10:40am Family Service for 1st thru 6th Graders and their parents, 10:30am An interactive service to explore themes of the holidays through prayer, stories and educational activities. A High Holy Days Experience with Jordan Hill for 7th thru 12th Graders, 10:30am Through drama games and all sorts of wild and wonderful activities, this experiential “service” Continue Reading
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
NEW! Community Sukkah Build at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Don’t miss this opportunity to learn how to build your own sukkah. Watch a demonstration by Rabbi Robert Eisen and get a complete shopping list with illustrated instructions. Purchase a $1 raffle ticket and win the sukkah for your family! (We will break it down for easy transfer & reassembly.) At 11:30am, Religious School students will join everyone and make Continue Reading
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Community Sukkot Dinner at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
It’s a mitzvah to eat in a sukkah! Share a festive fish dinner with spinach salad, potatoes, vegetable side, fresh fruit and dessert in CAI’s sukkah with your congregational family. Includes a special program with kosher Israeli wine sponsored by Rum Runner and cheese tasting! CAI Members: adults $15; child (2+) $10. Guests: adults $20; child (2+) $15. RSVP needed Continue Reading
Brandeis Book Sale at Foothills Mall @ Foothills Mall | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Brandeis Annual New and Used Book Sale at Tucson Mall, raising money for the Tucson Chapter’s Endowed Scholarship for a Tucson-area student accepted at Brandeis University. We are there from Thursday, October 5, through Monday, October 9, AND Friday, October 13, through Sunday, October 15.
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Sukkot Services at CAI-1st & 2nd Day @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
First Day Sukkot Service Thursday, Oct. 5, 9:00am; Mincha & Evening Service 5:30pm Second Day Sukkot Service Friday, Oct. 6, 9:00am; Mincha & Erev Shabbat Evening Service 5:45pm Minyan during Sukkot - Monday, Oct. 9 & Tuesday, Oct. 10, 7:15am
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Sukkot Services at CAI-1st & 2nd Day @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
First Day Sukkot Service Thursday, Oct. 5, 9:00am; Mincha & Evening Service 5:30pm Second Day Sukkot Service Friday, Oct. 6, 9:00am; Mincha & Erev Shabbat Evening Service 5:45pm Minyan during Sukkot - Monday, Oct. 9 & Tuesday, Oct. 10, 7:15am
Oct 9 @ 7:15 am – 8:15 am
Sukkot Services at CAI-Weekday @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Minyan during Sukkot - Monday, Oct. 9 & Tuesday, Oct. 10, 7:15am
Oct 10 @ 7:15 am – 8:15 am
Sukkot Services at CAI-Weekday @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Minyan during Sukkot - Monday, Oct. 9 & Tuesday, Oct. 10, 7:15am
Oct 11 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Hoshanah Rabbah Service at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Hoshanah Rabbah/Erev Shemini Atzeret The last day of Sukkot: Hoshanah Rabbah Service 7:00am; Erev Yom Tov Service, 5:30pm
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Shemini Atzeret Services at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Shemini Atzeret/Yizkor Shemini Atzeret Service 9:00am; Yizkor/Yahrzeit Plaque Dedication 10:30am On Shemini Atzeret, all yahrzeit plaques installed in Congregation Anshei Israel’s Memorial Hall during the past year will be dedicated.
Oct 12 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Simhat Torah Dinner & Celebration at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Bring the whole family! You're invited to enjoy a deli dinner (vegetarian option available) in CAI’s sukkah with "Simcha" Sangria for adults and lemonade for the kids; followed at 6:13pm by a joyous Hakafot with Israeli singing and dancing with the Torah; and dessert, coffee & tea. The celebration is free; Dinner including alcohol: CAI Members: adults $10; kids (2+) Continue Reading
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Simhat Torah Celebration & Lunch at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
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. 10:30am - In the Rabbi Breger Hall, our new shinshin, Continue Reading
Oct 15 @ 11:35 am – 12:05 pm
Blessing of the Pets at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Our lives would not be the same without our pets! They are such a part of our lives: a presence in our homes and in our hearts; companions in times of joy and comfort in times of pain. Everyone is welcome to join us - with your pet(s) safely leashed or caged – for a brief service to recognize how Continue Reading
The Next 70 Ribbon-Cutting Celebration and Open House @ Harvey and Deanna Evenchik Center for Jewish Philantrophy | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join us for the Next 70 Ribbon-Cutting Celebration and Open House for the dedication of the Harvey and Deanna Evenchick Center for Jewish Philantrophy, the new home of the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona and the Jewish Community Foundation.
Family Shabbat Experience Service & Dinner at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
With our families... as a family... we welcome Shabbat with rhythm, with movement, with ruach and with song. Then we’ll share Shabbat dinner, followed by Open Lounge in the Linda Roy Youth Center with games and fun. Come celebrate Shabbat with spirit and your congregational family! Dinner $25 per family (two adults & up to 4 children) for CAI members; Continue Reading
Temple Emanu-El's Downtown Shabbat at JHM @ Jewish History Museum | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Shabbat rocks downtown! A great new Shabbat at Temple Emanu-El's original home with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Join us for a energetic, spiritual and musical Shabbat experience with the Armon Bizmon Band with Cantorial Soloist Lindsey O'Shea at the Jewish History Museum. Free and Open to ALL! Oneg Shabbat Follows service with wine, cheese and dessert bits.
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 27 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Shabbat Under the Stars at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join us for an intimate Shabbat service on our beautiful Rabbi Arthur Oleisky Courtyard patio (in lieu of the Epstein Chapel). The opportunity to worship outside enables us to better encounter nature, and to remind ourselves that any space can become sacred through the manner in which we use it. Come and help us expand our “worship zone” as we Continue Reading
IAC National Conference @ Walter E. Washington Convention Center  | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Join thousands of community members at the IAC National Conference in Washington DC to experience influential thought leaders, industry experts, senior political figures, diplomatic figures, community leaders, prominent journalists and more. This inspiring three-day journey will explore Israeli-American and Jewish identity, unite the Israeli-American and Jewish communities, and understand how we can effectively strengthen Israel, the Nation-State of the Jewish Continue Reading
IAC National Conference @ Walter E. Washington Convention Center  | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Join thousands of community members at the IAC National Conference in Washington DC to experience influential thought leaders, industry experts, senior political figures, diplomatic figures, community leaders, prominent journalists and more. This inspiring three-day journey will explore Israeli-American and Jewish identity, unite the Israeli-American and Jewish communities, and understand how we can effectively strengthen Israel, the Nation-State of the Jewish Continue Reading
IAC National Conference @ Walter E. Washington Convention Center  | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Join thousands of community members at the IAC National Conference in Washington DC to experience influential thought leaders, industry experts, senior political figures, diplomatic figures, community leaders, prominent journalists and more. This inspiring three-day journey will explore Israeli-American and Jewish identity, unite the Israeli-American and Jewish communities, and understand how we can effectively strengthen Israel, the Nation-State of the Jewish Continue Reading
IAC National Conference @ Walter E. Washington Convention Center  | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Join thousands of community members at the IAC National Conference in Washington DC to experience influential thought leaders, industry experts, senior political figures, diplomatic figures, community leaders, prominent journalists and more. This inspiring three-day journey will explore Israeli-American and Jewish identity, unite the Israeli-American and Jewish communities, and understand how we can effectively strengthen Israel, the Nation-State of the Jewish Continue Reading
Temple Emanu-El's Downtown Shabbat at JHM @ Jewish History Museum | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Shabbat rocks downtown! A great new Shabbat at Temple Emanu-El's original home with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Join us for a energetic, spiritual and musical Shabbat experience with the Armon Bizmon Band with Cantorial Soloist Lindsey O'Shea at the Jewish History Museum. Free and Open to ALL! Oneg Shabbat Follows service with wine, cheese and dessert bits.
Temple Emanu-El's Downtown Shabbat at JHM @ Jewish History Museum | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Shabbat rocks downtown! A great new Shabbat at Temple Emanu-El's original home with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Join us for a energetic, spiritual and musical Shabbat experience with the Armon Bizmon Band with Cantorial Soloist Lindsey O'Shea at the Jewish History Museum. Free and Open to ALL! Oneg Shabbat Follows service with wine, cheese and dessert bits.
Temple Emanu-El's Downtown Shabbat at JHM @ Jewish History Museum | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Shabbat rocks downtown! A great new Shabbat at Temple Emanu-El's original home with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon. Join us for a energetic, spiritual and musical Shabbat experience with the Armon Bizmon Band with Cantorial Soloist Lindsey O'Shea at the Jewish History Museum. Free and Open to ALL! Oneg Shabbat Follows service with wine, cheese and dessert bits.