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Hallel & Havruta Passover Celebration (Boulder) 10:30 am
Hallel & Havruta Passover Celebration (Boulder)
Apr 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Second day Passover celebration at Bonai Shalom, with singing, study sessions and light lunch.
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The Great Big Pesach Adventure 11:00 am
The Great Big Pesach Adventure
Apr 2 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Family Passover day out hosted by Chabad of Colorado at Heritage Amusement Park. With kosher for Passover lunch.
The Exodus Through Visual Midrash (Boulder) 12:00 pm
The Exodus Through Visual Midrash (Boulder)
Apr 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Two-part series led by Katherine Schwartz exploring the story of the Exodus through representations from the Torah text. At Har HaShem.
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Potpourri of Jewish Questions (Albuquerque) 1:30 pm
Potpourri of Jewish Questions (Albuquerque)
Apr 3 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Second semester of course taught by Rabbi Paul Citrin answering common questions about Judaism and Jewish practice. Meeting weekly for six sessions on Tuesdays. At Albuquerque JCC.
Passover Cooking For Kids (Boulder) 4:30 pm
Passover Cooking For Kids (Boulder)
Apr 3 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Passover cooking class for kids ages 5-10. With holiday activities. At Boulder JCC.
Queer Seder 5:30 pm
Queer Seder
Apr 3 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Annual Passover event for the LGBT community and friends. At Temple Emanuel.
Milestones in the Development of Zionism (Ft. Collins) 7:00 pm
Milestones in the Development of Zionism (Ft. Collins)
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Eight-session iEngage course taught by Rabbis Shimon Moch and Hillel Katzir about Zionism and the State of Israel. At Har Shalom in Ft. Collins. the first Jews to come to the Americas. Dates/topics are: 3/20:[...]
Film Screening: ‘No Place on Earth’ (HEA) 7:15 pm
Film Screening: ‘No Place on Earth’ (HEA)
Apr 3 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm
HEA screens documentary a cave exploration in Ukraine that led to the unearthing of a story of WW II survivors.
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Passover BBQ (Rodef) 5:00 pm
Passover BBQ (Rodef)
Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Kosher for Passover barbecue at Rodef Shalom, with buffet dinner and entertainment from Cantor Saul.
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Lunch & Learn: Pirkei Avot (Boulder) 12:30 pm
Lunch & Learn: Pirkei Avot (Boulder)
Apr 5 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Monthly (brown bag) Lunch & Learn with Rabbi Fred Greene on Pirkei Avot (Ethics of the Fathers). At Har HaShem.
Women’s Passover Seder (Emanuel) 6:00 pm
Women’s Passover Seder (Emanuel)
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Special Passover event for women, using the Women’s Haggadah. Hosted by the Sisterhood.
Bernstein The Composer (Boulder) 7:00 pm
Bernstein The Composer (Boulder)
Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Three-part series on Leonard Bernstein with Hsing-ay Hsu of CU’s Pendulum New Music. At Boulder JCC. 3/22, ‘West Side Story’ 3/29, ‘Chichester Psalms’ 4/3, ‘Age of Anxiety, Symphony no. 2’
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8th Night Passover Seder 6:00 pm
8th Night Passover Seder
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Judaism Your Way’s annual Passover celebration, led by Dr. Caryn Aviv using a customized, inclusive Haggadah. At Rodef Shalom.
Campfire Shabbat (Sinai) 6:00 pm
Campfire Shabbat (Sinai)
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Campfire Shabbat at Temple Sinai, with special Shabbat Passover musical service around the ‘fire’.
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Passover Brunch (Sinai) 10:00 am
Passover Brunch (Sinai)
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Final day of Passover with Yizkor services followed by matzah brei brunch. At Temple Sinai.
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Bonfils Blood Drive (Boulder) 8:30 am
Bonfils Blood Drive (Boulder)
Apr 8 @ 8:30 am – 1:30 pm
Bonfils blood drive held jointly by Har HaShem and Bonai Shalom. At Har HaShem. Appointments required.
Sinai Sundays: Prayerbook Hebrew 9:00 am
Sinai Sundays: Prayerbook Hebrew
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Prayerbook Hebrew taught by Rabbi Susan Rheins. At Temple Sinai.
Hebrew Storytime 10:00 am
Hebrew Storytime
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Monthly Hebrew storytime at Temple Emanuel for kids, ages 3-6, led by Ellie Rifkin. In conjunction with Israeli American Council.
Kabbalah & Jewish History (HEA) 11:00 am
Kabbalah & Jewish History (HEA)
Apr 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Series with Cantor Marty Goldstein about the history of Kabbalah and its impact on Jewish history.
Interfaith Study Panel (Westminster) 12:30 pm
Interfaith Study Panel (Westminster)
Apr 8 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Interfaith panel and discussion on ‘The Psalms and King David’ with Rabbi Anat Moskowitz of B’nai Torah and Rev. David Wright. At Westminster Presbyterian Church.
Spirituality & the Environment Symposium (Boulder) 2:00 pm
Spirituality & the Environment Symposium (Boulder)
Apr 8 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Har HaShem hosts an interfaith symposium on spirituality and the environment. With perspectives from Judaism, Christianity, Buddhism and Native American culture.
Celebration of Klezmer & Brazilian Choro Music 3:00 pm
Celebration of Klezmer & Brazilian Choro Music
Apr 8 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Denver musicians Ben Cohen (guitar, accordion) and Marc Epstein (clarinet) celebrate the music of the shtetls and pre-Bossa Nova. At JCC.
Holocaust Survivors’ Memorial Service 4:00 pm
Holocaust Survivors’ Memorial Service
Apr 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Annual survivors’ memorial at EDOS. With keynote speaker Ron Jones and survivor testimony from Osi Sladek.
Film Screening: ‘1945’ (Colo. Spgs.) 6:00 pm
Film Screening: ‘1945’ (Colo. Spgs.)
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Temple Shalom screens ‘1945’, a Hungarian film about two survivors who return to a village soon after the war.
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The Exodus Through Visual Midrash (Boulder) 12:00 pm
The Exodus Through Visual Midrash (Boulder)
Apr 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Two-part series led by Katherine Schwartz exploring the story of the Exodus through representations from the Torah text. At Har HaShem.
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Holocaust Survivor Testimonies 10:15 am
Holocaust Survivor Testimonies
Apr 10 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
In honor of Yom HaShoah, JFS at the JCC honors Holocaust survivors throughout April with four eyewitness testimonies: 4/10, Wolf Room, Steven Metzler: Survivor of Five Camps 4/17, Wolf Room, Jack Welner: Survivor of Auschwitz[...]
Mussar Study (B’nai Havurah) 12:00 pm
Mussar Study (B’nai Havurah)
Apr 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Ten-time Tuesday lunchtime study with Rabbi Evette at B’nai Havurah exploring Mussar, which focuses on character development and spiritual growth.
Potpourri of Jewish Questions (Albuquerque) 1:30 pm
Potpourri of Jewish Questions (Albuquerque)
Apr 10 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Second semester of course taught by Rabbi Paul Citrin answering common questions about Judaism and Jewish practice. Meeting weekly for six sessions on Tuesdays. At Albuquerque JCC.
Brews & Jews (Hineini Project) 6:00 pm
Brews & Jews (Hineini Project)
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hineini Project’s monthly after work drinks & drash. With Rabbi Brian Immerman. At Wood Boss Brewing Co.
Trivia Night (MoHo) 6:45 pm
Trivia Night (MoHo)
Apr 10 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Join Moishe House for their monthly trivia night at Rackhouse Pub.
Milestones in the Development of Zionism (Ft. Collins) 7:00 pm
Milestones in the Development of Zionism (Ft. Collins)
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Eight-session iEngage course taught by Rabbis Shimon Moch and Hillel Katzir about Zionism and the State of Israel. At Har Shalom in Ft. Collins. the first Jews to come to the Americas. Dates/topics are: 3/20:[...]
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Genocide Awareness Breakfast 8:00 am
Genocide Awareness Breakfast
Apr 11 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Annual breakfast hosted by the Coalition for Genocide Awareness and Action, with guest speakers Chantal Furaha and K. Nicole Asarch. At Mile High United Way CoBank Leadership Center.
Mah Jongg (Morrison) 1:30 pm
Mah Jongg (Morrison)
Apr 11 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join B’nai Chaim in Morrison for an afternoon of Mah Jongg.
Holocaust Remembrance Service (Wyoming) 2:00 pm
Holocaust Remembrance Service (Wyoming)
Apr 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Annual Holocaust remembrance service, with governor’s official proclamation read by Cheyenne’s Mayor Orr. Howard Rodack sings the Partisan’s Song. At Mt. Sinai.
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake) 5:30 pm
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake)
Apr 11 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Nine-week beginning Hebrew course (modern and biblical), meeting Wednesdays at Salt Lake JCC.
Let’s Learn Yiddish Together (Albuquerque) 6:00 pm
Let’s Learn Yiddish Together (Albuquerque)
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
12-session beginner’s Yiddish class, taught by Miranda Jacobson. Meeting weekly through May. At Erna Fergusson Public Library in Albuquerque.
Community Wide Yom HaShoah Service 6:30 pm
Community Wide Yom HaShoah Service
Apr 11 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Community-wide Holocaust memorial day service, hosted by area congregations and Jewish institutions. With clergy, survivors and their families. At Temple Sinai.
Conversational Hebrew (HEA) 6:45 pm
Conversational Hebrew (HEA)
Apr 11 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Spring course in conversational Hebrew taught by Sharona Grinsteiner. Two tracks: 6:45pm, beginners; 7:45pm, intermediate. At HEA.
Yom Hashoah Service (Boulder) 7:00 pm
Yom Hashoah Service (Boulder)
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Community-wide service commemorating Holocaust Remembrance Day hosted by Haver, with guest speakers Barbara Steinmetz and Frank Kogen. At Bonai Shalom.
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Challah Club (HEA) 9:30 am
Challah Club (HEA)
Apr 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Family Challah Club hosted by HEA preschool on Thursday mornings, creating a “make and bake” mini challah.
Tanakh & Tabloids 11:00 am
Tanakh & Tabloids
Apr 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly class at Rodef Shalom with Rabbi Bernard Gerson. Currently studying the Book of Daniel. At Rodef Shalom.
Women’s Lunch & Learn (Boulder) 11:00 am
Women’s Lunch & Learn (Boulder)
Apr 12 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Women’s Lunch & Learn at Boulder JCC hosted by JEWISHcolorado’s women philanthropy. With guest speaker Julia Goldberg, Jewish, female tech exec.
Yom HaShoah Service (Salt Lake) 1:00 pm
Yom HaShoah Service (Salt Lake)
Apr 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Holocaust remembrance event at Salt Lake City JCC.
Jewish Chamber Mixer 5:30 pm
Jewish Chamber Mixer
Apr 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Monthly networking happy hour hosted by the Denver Jewish Chamber of Commerce. In April at India’s restaurant.
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Festival Djudeo-Espanyol 7:00 pm
Festival Djudeo-Espanyol
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm
Annual festival of Sephardic culture, with special guest artist Dr. Charles Carillo. Includes Shabbat celebration, art shows and workshops. Theme is “Juggling Identities.” At Nahalat Shalom in Albuquerque.
No Place for Hate Breakfast (ADL) 8:00 am
No Place for Hate Breakfast (ADL)
Apr 13 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
ADL breakfast dedicated to its No Place for Hate program, with comments from students and educators. At Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
Carbondale Shabbat 5:30 pm
Carbondale Shabbat
Apr 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Aspen Jewish Congregation hosts a Tot Shabbat followed by Friday night services and potluck dinner. At the Orchard in Carbondale.
Shabbat Supper Club (TJE) 5:30 pm
Shabbat Supper Club (TJE)
Apr 13 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Shabbat dinner at The Jewish Experience with special guest, Rochel Goldbaum. With happy hour, services and dinner.
Shir Bliss (Aspen) 6:00 pm
Shir Bliss (Aspen)
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Monthly musical Kabbalat Shabbat at Aspen Jewish Congregation.
YAD Shabbat 6:00 pm
YAD Shabbat
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Quarterly Shabbat dinner for young professionals, in April celebrating Israel’s 70th birthday. At Wynkoop Brewing Company. Hosted by JEWISHcolorado’s YAD.
Young Family Shabbat Experience (Emanuel) 6:00 pm
Young Family Shabbat Experience (Emanuel)
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Temple Emanuel’s family oriented Friday evening service, for families with kids ages 1-6. With oneg and Shabbat dinner.
Shabbat Service & Dinner (JTown) 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service & Dinner (JTown)
Apr 13 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
JTown hosts a Shabbat service followed by a traditional Friday night meal. At the Lone Tree hub.
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Shabbat B’Yachad Musical Service (B’nai Havurah) 9:30 am
Shabbat B’Yachad Musical Service (B’nai Havurah)
Apr 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Special Shabbat experience at B’nai Havurah, with musical service, Torah study and oneg.
Temple Micah Spring Event 6:30 pm
Temple Micah Spring Event
Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Temple Micah’s annual event, with cocktails, dinner and silent auction. At Curtis Ballroom at the Landmark, Greenwood Village.
Film Screening: ‘Heading Home’ 9:00 pm
Film Screening: ‘Heading Home’
Apr 14 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Denver Jewish Film Festival screens ‘Heading Home: The Tale of Team Israel,’ about the Israeli team at the 2017 World Baseball Classic. At Alamo Drafthouse, West Colfax.
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9Health Fair (Sinai) 7:00 am
9Health Fair (Sinai)
Apr 15 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Annual 9Health fair at Temple Sinai, offering a variety of free and low’cost health awareness and educational screenings.
Men’s Minyan Breakfast Program (Colo. Spgs.) 9:00 am
Men’s Minyan Breakfast Program (Colo. Spgs.)
Apr 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 pm
Monthly breakfast program hosted by Temple Shalom in Colorado Springs’ men’s minyan. April speaker is Cong. Doug Lamborn.
BMH-BJ Women’s League Book Club 10:00 am
BMH-BJ Women’s League Book Club
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
BMH-BJ Women’s League discusses “Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean: How a Generation of Swashbuckling Jews Carved Out an Empire in the New World in Their Quest for Treasure, Religious Freedom — and Revenge.” Led by[...]
Colorado Jewish Food Fest 10:00 am
Colorado Jewish Food Fest
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Boulder JCC hosts a Jewish food festival, with food vendors, workshops, demos and kugel competition.
Kabbalah & Jewish History (HEA) 11:00 am
Kabbalah & Jewish History (HEA)
Apr 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Series with Cantor Marty Goldstein about the history of Kabbalah and its impact on Jewish history.
Har HaShem Book Club (Boulder) 1:00 pm
Har HaShem Book Club (Boulder)
Apr 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Book club hosted by Har HaShem in Boulder. Upcoming selection is The Year of Living Biblically by AJ Jacobs.
J-Serve 2:00 pm
J-Serve
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Teen community service day, organized by jHub. At HEA.
March of Remembrance 2:00 pm
March of Remembrance
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Annual march of remembrance to commemorate the Holocaust and stand in support of Israel. At Babi Yar Park.
Yom HaShoah Commemoration (Albuquerque) 2:00 pm
Yom HaShoah Commemoration (Albuquerque)
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Community-wide remembrance service in honor of Yom HaShoah, featuring short documentaries of Albuquerque survivors. At Cong. Albert.
Holocaust Remembrance Concert (Evergreen) 3:00 pm
Holocaust Remembrance Concert (Evergreen)
Apr 15 @ 3:00 pm
Holocaust remembrance event at Beth Evergreen, with a music and dance performance.
Around the Maggid’s Table (Boulder) 4:00 pm
Around the Maggid’s Table (Boulder)
Apr 15 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Two-part series ‘Around the Maggid’s Table – Hassidic Insights into Torah’ led by Rabbi Marc Soloway, focusing on the teachings of the Baal Shem Tov. At Bonai Shalom.
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Hebrew Nights (TJE) 7:00 pm
Hebrew Nights (TJE)
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Ten-part Hebrew language series at The Jewish Experience, with three tracks: Hebrew reading for beginners; Hebrew reading comprehension; conversational Hebrew ulpan.
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Holocaust Survivor Testimonies 10:15 am
Holocaust Survivor Testimonies
Apr 17 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
In honor of Yom HaShoah, JFS at the JCC honors Holocaust survivors throughout April with four eyewitness testimonies: 4/10, Wolf Room, Steven Metzler: Survivor of Five Camps 4/17, Wolf Room, Jack Welner: Survivor of Auschwitz[...]
Jewish Women’s Circle (Santa Fe) 6:00 pm
Jewish Women’s Circle (Santa Fe)
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm
Monthly women’s event hosted by Chabad of Santa Fe. Upcoming dates/themes are: 12/13, Chanukah event with live music from Leora Nadtochy 1/17, Film screening: ‘The Wedding Plan’ 2/15, Inner Beauty 3/12, Miriam and the Haggadah[...]
Let’s Learn Yiddish Together (Albuquerque) 6:00 pm
Let’s Learn Yiddish Together (Albuquerque)
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
12-session beginner’s Yiddish class, taught by Miranda Jacobson. Meeting weekly through May. At Erna Fergusson Public Library in Albuquerque.
Yom HaZikaron Ceremony (Boulder) 6:30 pm
Yom HaZikaron Ceremony (Boulder)
Apr 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Ceremony honoring Israel’s fallen soldiers. At Boulder JCC.
Israel Memorial Day Program (Salt Lake) 7:00 pm
Israel Memorial Day Program (Salt Lake)
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Salt Lake JCC screens ‘One Night in Anzeria’ in honor of Yom HaZikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day. With Q&A with a former Navy SEAL.
Milestones in the Development of Zionism (Ft. Collins) 7:00 pm
Milestones in the Development of Zionism (Ft. Collins)
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Eight-session iEngage course taught by Rabbis Shimon Moch and Hillel Katzir about Zionism and the State of Israel. At Har Shalom in Ft. Collins. the first Jews to come to the Americas. Dates/topics are: 3/20:[...]
TJE Monthly Book Club 7:00 pm
TJE Monthly Book Club
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Monthly book club at The Jewish Experience, featuring books on a variety of Jewish topics. Upcoming books/dates/facilitators are: Jan. 16, Sara Wolfe: Mastering Relationships by Mordechai Weisberger Feb. 13, Ita Leban: Tuesday at Dawn March[...]
Water Conservation (Albuquerque) 7:00 pm
Water Conservation (Albuquerque)
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cong. Albert’s Green Team hosts Richard Chapman and Laura Ferrary for a community discussion on the importance of water conservation.
Yom HaZikaron Ceremony 7:00 pm
Yom HaZikaron Ceremony
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Annual ceremony hosted by JEWISHcolorado in honor of Israel’s fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism. At Temple Sinai.
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JFS Executive Luncheon 11:00 am
JFS Executive Luncheon
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Annual JFS executive luncheon, with guest speaker Barbara Corcoran of “Shark Tank.” At Hyatt Regency at Colorado Convention Center.
Yom Ha’Atzmaut Celebration (Boulder) 5:00 pm
Yom Ha’Atzmaut Celebration (Boulder)
Apr 18 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Israel Independence Day Celebration at Boulder JCC, with children’s activities, food, music and dancing.
Pizza in the Lounge (Sinai) 5:15 pm
Pizza in the Lounge (Sinai)
Apr 18 @ 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm
Monthly pizza night for 4-12th graders. At Temple Sinai.
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake) 5:30 pm
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake)
Apr 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Nine-week beginning Hebrew course (modern and biblical), meeting Wednesdays at Salt Lake JCC.
Lifelong Learning (Sinai) 6:00 pm
Lifelong Learning (Sinai)
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Temple Sinai’s lifelong learning series screens Israeli film ‘The Flat,’ about a man who discovers his grandparents hidden WW II past while cleaning out their apartment.
Conversational Hebrew (HEA) 6:45 pm
Conversational Hebrew (HEA)
Apr 18 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Spring course in conversational Hebrew taught by Sharona Grinsteiner. Two tracks: 6:45pm, beginners; 7:45pm, intermediate. At HEA.
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Challah Club (HEA) 9:30 am
Challah Club (HEA)
Apr 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Family Challah Club hosted by HEA preschool on Thursday mornings, creating a “make and bake” mini challah.
Holocaust Survivor Testimonies 10:15 am
Holocaust Survivor Testimonies
Apr 19 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
In honor of Yom HaShoah, JFS at the JCC honors Holocaust survivors throughout April with four eyewitness testimonies: 4/10, Wolf Room, Steven Metzler: Survivor of Five Camps 4/17, Wolf Room, Jack Welner: Survivor of Auschwitz[...]
Tanakh & Tabloids 11:00 am
Tanakh & Tabloids
Apr 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly class at Rodef Shalom with Rabbi Bernard Gerson. Currently studying the Book of Daniel. At Rodef Shalom.
Public Lecture: Laurence Salzmann (Boulder) 7:00 pm
Public Lecture: Laurence Salzmann (Boulder)
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Public lecture hosted by CU Boulder’s Program in Jewish Studies, with Laurence Salzmann, author of ‘In Search of Turkey’s Jews.’ At Old Main Theater.
Lost Tribes & Exotic Communities (HEA) 7:15 pm
Lost Tribes & Exotic Communities (HEA)
Apr 19 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm
Series with anthropologist Carlos Zarur at HEA. Upcoming dates/topics: March 22, the Jews of Tunisia I (rescheduled from March 8) April 19, the Jews of Tunisia II
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Yom Ha’atzmaut Shabbat 5:30 pm
Yom Ha’atzmaut Shabbat
Apr 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Israeli American Council hosts a special Shabbat at Temple Emanuel celebrating Israel Independence Day. With oneg, services, dinner and Israeli music concert.
Celebrate Israel Shabbat (Sinai) 5:45 pm
Celebrate Israel Shabbat (Sinai)
Apr 20 @ 5:45 pm – 7:45 pm
Special Shabbat at Temple Sinai, celebrating Israel’s 70th birthday. With services, Israeli dinner, music and dancing.
Nashira Shabbat 6:15 pm
Nashira Shabbat
Apr 20 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Soulful musical Kabbalat Shabbat service followed by communal dinner. In August with special guests ALIYAH, a teen girls’ Jewish singing group from Orange County. At HEA.
Shabbat Sparks of Inspiration (Albuquerque) 6:30 pm
Shabbat Sparks of Inspiration (Albuquerque)
Apr 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Shabbat Sparks event held at B’nai Israel in Albuquerque. In April with Rabbi Jordi Gendra-Molina.
Mostly Music Shabbat (Evergreen) 7:30 pm
Mostly Music Shabbat (Evergreen)
Apr 20 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Beth Evergreen’s Mostly Music Kabbalat Shabbat service, in April featuring the sounds of the Grateful Dead.
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Young Family Shabbat Experience (Emanuel) 9:00 am
Young Family Shabbat Experience (Emanuel)
Apr 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Temple Emanuel’s family oriented Shabbat morning service, for families with kids ages 1-6. With breakfast.
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Brotherhood Breakfast (Albuquerque) 10:00 am
Brotherhood Breakfast (Albuquerque)
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Monthly brotherhood breakfast at Congregation Albert, in April discussing “Let’s talk for a bit about suicide” with Jackie Dougherty, NM Suicide Prevention Coordinator.
PJ Library Peanuts 10:00 am
PJ Library Peanuts
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
PJ Library program for families with kids ages 6 months-2 years. With Jewish themed-activities, craft and food, all related to a PJ Library book. Held monthly at JEWISHcolorado.
Kabbalah & Jewish History (HEA) 11:00 am
Kabbalah & Jewish History (HEA)
Apr 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Series with Cantor Marty Goldstein about the history of Kabbalah and its impact on Jewish history.
Celebrate Israel Festival (Salt Lake) 12:30 pm
Celebrate Israel Festival (Salt Lake)
Apr 22 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Israel Independence Day celebration at Salt Lake JCC, with food and music.
Theater Or: ‘Rochelah’s Wedding’ 1:30 pm
Theater Or: ‘Rochelah’s Wedding’
Apr 22 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Staging of Israeli comedy-drama by Savyon Liebrecht about a dysfunctional Israeli family. April 22, 1:30 p.m., HEA April 28, 6:30 p.m., Elaine Wolf Theater April 29, 3 p.m., Wolf Theater
JOI Visits the Dead Sea Scrolls 2:00 pm
JOI Visits the Dead Sea Scrolls
Apr 22 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
JOI@Aish visits the Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit at Denver Museum of Nature and Science, with Rabbi Menachem Lehrfield contextualizing the exhibit.
Celebrating Yom Ha’atzmaut (Santa Fe) 4:00 pm
Celebrating Yom Ha’atzmaut (Santa Fe)
Apr 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Temple Beth Shalom in Santa Fe celebrates Israel’s 70th birthday, with comedian Benji Lovett and music from Jewish a cappella group Listen Up!.
Film Screening: “The Trials of J Robert Oppenheimer” (Los Alamos) 4:30 pm
Film Screening: “The Trials of J Robert Oppenheimer” (Los Alamos)
Apr 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Screening of PBS documentary, followed by discussion facilitated by Rabbi Jack Shlachter. New Mexico Jewish Historical Society, At Fuller Lodge, Los Alamos.
Memorial Service – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 7:00 pm
Memorial Service – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Interfaith memorial serviced led by Rabbi Sara Gilbert and Rev. John Bliss, with music and slide presentation. At Beth Israel Cong.
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Brown Bag Lunch – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lunch – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Michelle Dukette discuss resistance to the Nazis in Germany. At Riverside Library in Evans.
Refuat Hanefesh: A Healing of the Spirit (Boulder) 6:30 pm
Refuat Hanefesh: A Healing of the Spirit (Boulder)
Apr 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Monthly spiritual support group for mental health and wellness. Facilitated by Rabbi Deborah Bronstein and psychologist Dr. Susan Ollar. (Not meeting in May.) At Har HaShem.
Hebrew Nights (TJE) 7:00 pm
Hebrew Nights (TJE)
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Ten-part Hebrew language series at The Jewish Experience, with three tracks: Hebrew reading for beginners; Hebrew reading comprehension; conversational Hebrew ulpan.
Holocaust Book Discussion – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 7:00 pm
Holocaust Book Discussion – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Discussion of ‘Train’ by Danny Cohen, about teenagers who witness and try to escape a round-up. Moderated by Jeri Kraver. At Centennial Branch Library.
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Survivor Testimony: Dr. Alfred Münzer – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 9:00 am
Survivor Testimony: Dr. Alfred Münzer – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am
Survivor testimony from Dr. Alfred Münzer, who survived the Holocaust in the Netherlands after being hidden by an Indonesian family. Talks throughout Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances. April 24, 9 a.m., Union Colony Civic Center April[...]
Jews and Shakespeare (Boulder) 10:00 am
Jews and Shakespeare (Boulder)
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Shakespeare expert Sid Fox discusses themes of religious tolerance that exist in the Bard’s writings. At Har HaShem.
Holocaust Survivor Testimonies 10:15 am
Holocaust Survivor Testimonies
Apr 24 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
In honor of Yom HaShoah, JFS at the JCC honors Holocaust survivors throughout April with four eyewitness testimonies: 4/10, Wolf Room, Steven Metzler: Survivor of Five Camps 4/17, Wolf Room, Jack Welner: Survivor of Auschwitz[...]
Litany of the Martyrs – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 11:00 am
Litany of the Martyrs – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:15 am
Volunteers recite the names of those who perished in the Holocaust. At UNC University Center, Fireside Lounge.
DJCC Networking Lunch 11:30 am
DJCC Networking Lunch
Apr 24 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Networking luncheon hosted by the Denver Jewish Chamber of Commerce at East Side Kosher Deli.
Mussar Study (B’nai Havurah) 12:00 pm
Mussar Study (B’nai Havurah)
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Ten-time Tuesday lunchtime study with Rabbi Evette at B’nai Havurah exploring Mussar, which focuses on character development and spiritual growth.
ADL Governor’s Holocaust Program 6:00 pm
ADL Governor’s Holocaust Program
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Annual governor’s Holocaust memorial service, hosted by ADL. With guest speaker Sidney Zoltak, a child survivor. At Temple Emanuel.
Film Screening: ‘Menashe’ (Boulder) 7:00 pm
Film Screening: ‘Menashe’ (Boulder)
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Movie night at Har HaShem, screening the Yiddish-language film ‘Menashe’, about a widowed man seeking custody of his child. With dessert and discussion.
Holocaust Film Series – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 7:00 pm
Holocaust Film Series – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Series of Holocaust related film screenings as part of Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances. April 24, 7 p.m., Kress Cinema: ‘The Zookeeper’s Wife,’ about a couple that saved hundreds of Jews in the Warsaw zoo April[...]
Milestones in the Development of Zionism (Ft. Collins) 7:00 pm
Milestones in the Development of Zionism (Ft. Collins)
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Eight-session iEngage course taught by Rabbis Shimon Moch and Hillel Katzir about Zionism and the State of Israel. At Har Shalom in Ft. Collins. the first Jews to come to the Americas. Dates/topics are: 3/20:[...]
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Survivor Testimony: Dr. Alfred Münzer – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 9:00 am
Survivor Testimony: Dr. Alfred Münzer – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am
Survivor testimony from Dr. Alfred Münzer, who survived the Holocaust in the Netherlands after being hidden by an Indonesian family. Talks throughout Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances. April 24, 9 a.m., Union Colony Civic Center April[...]
Wednesday Wisdom (BMH-BJ) 10:00 am
Wednesday Wisdom (BMH-BJ)
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Six-session Wednesday morning series exploring Trends in Modern Orthodoxy with Rabbi Chaitovsky. At BMH-BJ. Repeats at 7:30pm of the same day. 4/25: The Evolution of Contemporary Orthodoxy 5/2, What’s “Modern” about Modern Orthodoxy? 5/9, Ritual[...]
BABKA-LLAH bake (Stapleton) 4:00 pm
BABKA-LLAH bake (Stapleton)
Apr 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Jewish Life Center of Stapleton hosts a challah workshop for kids, and learning how to make a babka style challah. At Sam Gary library.
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake) 5:30 pm
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake)
Apr 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Nine-week beginning Hebrew course (modern and biblical), meeting Wednesdays at Salt Lake JCC.
Let’s Learn Yiddish Together (Albuquerque) 6:00 pm
Let’s Learn Yiddish Together (Albuquerque)
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
12-session beginner’s Yiddish class, taught by Miranda Jacobson. Meeting weekly through May. At Erna Fergusson Public Library in Albuquerque.
Conversational Hebrew (HEA) 6:45 pm
Conversational Hebrew (HEA)
Apr 25 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Spring course in conversational Hebrew taught by Sharona Grinsteiner. Two tracks: 6:45pm, beginners; 7:45pm, intermediate. At HEA.
Jerusalem’s Light Rail (J Street) 7:00 pm
Jerusalem’s Light Rail (J Street)
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Prof. David Shneer leads a discussion on ‘Testing the Limits of a Two-State Solution’, using the experience of living on the Jerusalem light rail. Hosted by J Street Colorado. At B’nai Havurah.
Essential Judaism (DAT Minyan) 8:00 pm
Essential Judaism (DAT Minyan)
Apr 25 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Weekly course held taught Wednesdays by Rabbi Joseph Friedman at DAT Minyan on basic Judaism.
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Survivor Testimony: Dr. Alfred Münzer – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 9:00 am
Survivor Testimony: Dr. Alfred Münzer – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am
Survivor testimony from Dr. Alfred Münzer, who survived the Holocaust in the Netherlands after being hidden by an Indonesian family. Talks throughout Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances. April 24, 9 a.m., Union Colony Civic Center April[...]
Challah Club (HEA) 9:30 am
Challah Club (HEA)
Apr 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Family Challah Club hosted by HEA preschool on Thursday mornings, creating a “make and bake” mini challah.
Tanakh & Tabloids 11:00 am
Tanakh & Tabloids
Apr 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly class at Rodef Shalom with Rabbi Bernard Gerson. Currently studying the Book of Daniel. At Rodef Shalom.
Lunch & Learn: Photographic Perspectives (Boulder) 12:00 pm
Lunch & Learn: Photographic Perspectives (Boulder)
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Leland Rucker, KGNU host of “Roots and Branches” discusses Folk Music Pioneers: This Land Was Made for You and Me”. At Boulder JCC. Other upcoming dates/topics are: 3/29: Short Comedies: ‘A Tall Order’ and ‘Graceland’[...]
Stolen Art – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 12:00 pm
Stolen Art – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dr. Connie Stewart discusses art stolen by the Nazis and how it has affected today’s art world. At Greeley Senior Center.
Israeli Current Events with Osnat Fox 1:00 pm
Israeli Current Events with Osnat Fox
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Osnat Fox, JEWISHcolorado’s emissary, leads a discussion at B’nai Havurah on current events in Israel.
Kavod on the Road: Dead Sea Scrolls Exhibit 1:30 pm
Kavod on the Road: Dead Sea Scrolls Exhibit
Apr 26 @ 1:30 pm
Kavod Senior Life tours the Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit at Denver Museum of Nature and Science. Leaving from HEA.
Opening Reception: Abide (Mizel) 5:00 pm
Opening Reception: Abide (Mizel)
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Opening reception for Mizel Museum exhibition “Abide,” a collection of photographs of Holocaust survivors by Wayne Armstrong.
Bible, Beers & Brotherhood 6:00 pm
Bible, Beers & Brotherhood
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Temple Sinai’s monthly men’s happy hour and Torah discussion group with Rabbi Rheins. At Darcy’s Pub on South Ulster.
Things My Dog Has Taught Me (Boulder) 6:00 pm
Things My Dog Has Taught Me (Boulder)
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Rabbis Marc Soloway and Jonathan Wittenberg lead a blessing of pets and discussion on lessons to be learned from animals. Pets welcome. At Bonai Shalom.
Holocaust Film Series – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 7:00 pm
Holocaust Film Series – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Series of Holocaust related film screenings as part of Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances. April 24, 7 p.m., Kress Cinema: ‘The Zookeeper’s Wife,’ about a couple that saved hundreds of Jews in the Warsaw zoo April[...]
Shalom/Salaam 7:00 pm
Shalom/Salaam
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly meetup of Jewish and Muslim women for dialogue. In April discussing good and evil with Holocaust survivor Roslyn Kirkel. At Multicultural Mosaic Foundation, 10855 E. Bethany Dr, in Aurora.
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Family Friday Shabbat (Boulder) 5:30 pm
Family Friday Shabbat (Boulder)
Apr 27 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
Child-friendly Kabbalat Shabbat service led by Rabbi Marc Soloway with music, story and prayer. Followed by a vegetarian Shabbat dinner and oneg. At Bonai Shalom.
Shabbat in Israel (Westminster) 5:45 pm
Shabbat in Israel (Westminster)
Apr 27 @ 5:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Celebratory Shabbat in honor of Israel’s 70th anniversary. With happy hour and dinner featuring the foods and drinks of Israel.  At Chabad of NW Metro Denver.
Shabbat Unplugged (Emanuel) 6:00 pm
Shabbat Unplugged (Emanuel)
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Special musical Friday night Shabbat service at Temple Emanuel, led by Steve Brodsky and band. In December, followed by Chinese food and screening of “The Frisco Kid.”
New Israeli Music Shabbat (B’nai Havurah) 6:30 pm
New Israeli Music Shabbat (B’nai Havurah)
Apr 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Fourth Friday Kabbalat Shabbat service at B’nai Havurah, in April incorporating the sounds of contemporary Israeli singer/songwriters. With Hal Aqua and the Lost Tribe.
Holocaust Film Series – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 7:00 pm
Holocaust Film Series – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Series of Holocaust related film screenings as part of Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances. April 24, 7 p.m., Kress Cinema: ‘The Zookeeper’s Wife,’ about a couple that saved hundreds of Jews in the Warsaw zoo April[...]
Spring Has Sprung Shabbat (MoHo) 7:00 pm
Spring Has Sprung Shabbat (MoHo)
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Communal monthly BYOB Shabbat meal at Moishe House, in April with spring theme.
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Educators Workshop – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 10:30 am
Educators Workshop – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Mini-workshop introducing educators to the importance of art in Holocaust studies. Facilitated by Dr. Mark Thorsen. At Centennial Branch Library.
Theater Or: ‘Rochelah’s Wedding’ 1:30 pm
Theater Or: ‘Rochelah’s Wedding’
Apr 28 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Staging of Israeli comedy-drama by Savyon Liebrecht about a dysfunctional Israeli family. April 22, 1:30 p.m., HEA April 28, 6:30 p.m., Elaine Wolf Theater April 29, 3 p.m., Wolf Theater
JCC Performing Arts Series: Flamenco! (Albuquerque) 7:30 pm
JCC Performing Arts Series: Flamenco! (Albuquerque)
Apr 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Alice Blumenfeld & Abrepaso Flamenco perform live in concert as part of the Albuquerque JCC’s Performing Arts Series.
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Jewish Genetics Conference (Albuquerque) 9:30 am
Jewish Genetics Conference (Albuquerque)
Apr 29 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Annual conference held at JCC Albuquerque, exploring issues of Jewish genetics, including BRCA testing and breast cancer. With Drs. Michael Livner, Victor Vigil, Linda Smith and Reuben Last.
Kabbalah & Jewish History (HEA) 11:00 am
Kabbalah & Jewish History (HEA)
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Series with Cantor Marty Goldstein about the history of Kabbalah and its impact on Jewish history.
Kugel Cook Off (Sinai) 11:00 am
Kugel Cook Off (Sinai)
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Temple Sinai hosts a kugel cook off, sweet or savory, hot or cold.
Let My People Eat! Cooking Series 11:00 am
Let My People Eat! Cooking Series
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Four-part cooking series taught by Chef David Miller at Moishe House. Hosted by Judaism Your Way. Dates/dishes are: 2/25: Purim, Persian menu 3/25: Passover, matzah ball soup 4/29: Israeli/Sephardic dishes 5/20: Shavuot dairy feast
Lag b’Omer With the Birds (HEA) 12:00 pm
Lag b’Omer With the Birds (HEA)
Apr 29 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Pre-Lag B’Omer picnic hosted by HEA religious school, with a raptor rescue group presenting birds of prey.
A Bisl Klezmer – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances 1:00 pm
A Bisl Klezmer – Greeley Holocaust Memorial Observances
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Klezmer concert and lecture about Jewish folk music’s influence on classical and popular music during the Nazi era and after the Holocaust. At Unitarian Universalist Church.
Theater Or: ‘Rochelah’s Wedding’ 1:30 pm
Theater Or: ‘Rochelah’s Wedding’
Apr 29 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Staging of Israeli comedy-drama by Savyon Liebrecht about a dysfunctional Israeli family. April 22, 1:30 p.m., HEA April 28, 6:30 p.m., Elaine Wolf Theater April 29, 3 p.m., Wolf Theater
Santa Fe Jewish Film Fest: ‘The Cakemaker’ 3:30 pm
Santa Fe Jewish Film Fest: ‘The Cakemaker’
Apr 29 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
A German baker and Jerusalem widow form a bond through the man they both loved. At Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe. With coffee and cake.
AIPAC Annual Event 6:00 pm
AIPAC Annual Event
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
AIPAC Colorado annual event, with guest speaker Michael Doran. Contact for location.
Movie Night: ‘The Jazz Singer’ (Cheyenne) 6:30 pm
Movie Night: ‘The Jazz Singer’ (Cheyenne)
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Monthly movie night at Mt. Sinai in Cheyenne. In April screening ‘The Jazz Singer,’ with Neil Diamond.
Music @ the J (Boulder) 7:00 pm
Music @ the J (Boulder)
Apr 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly musical series at Boulder JCC. Upcoming dates/concerts are: 1/21: Folk Roots Pioneers: A Hootenanny 2/11: Somewhere Over the Rainbow: Immigrant Dreams & the American Musical 3/3 Ann Alcaide: The Music and Culture of Sephardic[...]
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Young Women’s Leadership Network Social 5:30 pm
Young Women’s Leadership Network Social
Apr 30 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
JWI Denver Young Women’s Leadership Network happy hour, at Hapa LoDo, 1514 Blake.
Hebrew Nights (TJE) 7:00 pm
Hebrew Nights (TJE)
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Ten-part Hebrew language series at The Jewish Experience, with three tracks: Hebrew reading for beginners; Hebrew reading comprehension; conversational Hebrew ulpan.