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JCC Bookfest: Stephen Fried (Albuquerque) 2:00 pm
JCC Bookfest: Stephen Fried (Albuquerque)
Nov 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Stephen Fried reads from ‘Rush: A Biography’, about founding father Benjamin Rush. Part of JCC Albuquerque Bookfest.
ADL Torch of Liberty 6:00 pm
ADL Torch of Liberty
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm
ADL Mountain States Region annual Torch of Liberty dinner, honoring the Wolf family. With entertainment from FACE Vocal Band. At DCPA Seawell Ballroom.
Conversational Hebrew (HEA) 6:15 pm
Conversational Hebrew (HEA)
Nov 1 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Twelve-session conversational Hebrew course taught by Sharona (Sherry) Grinsteiner. Two tracks: 6:15pm, beginners; 7:15pm, intermediate. At HEA.
Keeping it Reel with Robyn (Emanuel) 6:30 pm
Keeping it Reel with Robyn (Emanuel)
Nov 1 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Screening of ‘The Last Laugh,’ a documentary on using the Holocaust as a topic for humor. Part of a film series at Temple Emanuel focused on Jewish themes. Upcoming films/dates are: Nov. 1, ‘A Serious[...]
Hazel Miller Quartet in Concert 7:00 pm
Hazel Miller Quartet in Concert
Nov 1 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Mizel Museum hosts the jazz/funk/blues/gospel Hazel Miller Quartet in concert at the Soiled Dove. In conjunction with the Daniel Pearl World Music Days.
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Family Shabbat Experience (JOI) 5:00 pm
Family Shabbat Experience (JOI)
Nov 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Monthly family Shabbat at JOI@Aish, with Friday night services oriented for children and Shabbat dinner. Held at a private home.
Happy Minyan (BMH-BJ) 5:45 pm
Happy Minyan (BMH-BJ)
Nov 2 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Family-friendly Kabbalat Shabbat full of song. Led by Reb Noam Horowitz. At BMH-BJ.
Breakfast for Dinner Shabbat (Morrison) 6:00 pm
Breakfast for Dinner Shabbat (Morrison)
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Potluck breakfast for dinner (no meat) at B’nai Chaim in Morrison, followed by family Friday night service and board installation.
Family Shabbat (Lone Tree) 6:00 pm
Family Shabbat (Lone Tree)
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Monthly family Shabbat program at Chabad of South Metro Denver, with stories, songs, puppets and kiddush. Held on the first Shabbat of the month.
First Friday Dinner & Lecture (Boulder) 6:00 pm
First Friday Dinner & Lecture (Boulder)
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bonai Shalom’s monthly “First Friday” Shabbat program, in November with Risa Heywood & Janet Lowe on ‘A Holocaust Journey’.
Jewish Explorers Shabbat 6:00 pm
Jewish Explorers Shabbat
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jewish Explorers ‘breakfast for dinner’ Shabbat, focusing on tikkun olam and asking for gently used kids books for donations. At Highlands United Methodist Church, 3131 Osceola.
Solidarity Shabbat (Aspen) 6:00 pm
Solidarity Shabbat (Aspen)
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Solidarity gathering for the Roaring Fork Valley, at Aspen Jewish Cong. Shabbat services follow at 6:30pm.
Shabbat Service & Dinner (JTown) 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service & Dinner (JTown)
Nov 2 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
JTown hosts a Shabbat service followed by a traditional Friday night meal. At the Lone Tree Hub. With special candle lighting ceremony for Pittsburgh victims.
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JFS Boulder Reel Hope 7:00 pm
JFS Boulder Reel Hope
Nov 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Annual JFS Boulder fundraiser, with special guest writer, comedian Bob Perlow. At Boulder JCC.
JAAMM Film: ‘Disobedience’ 7:30 pm
JAAMM Film: ‘Disobedience’
Nov 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Feature film about a woman who returns to the Orthodox community in London that shunned her decades earlier for an attraction to a female childhood friend. At Alamo Drafthouse, West Colfax.
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JGSCO All-Day Seminar 9:00 am
JGSCO All-Day Seminar
Nov 4 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Jewish Genealogical Society seminar, with genealogist Lara Diamond and workshops on DNA testing, research in Ukraine and changing borders and languages. With lunch. At JCC.
Sinai Sundays: Responsa Part Three 9:05 am
Sinai Sundays: Responsa Part Three
Nov 4 @ 9:05 am – 10:25 am
Eleven-part series with Rabbi Rick Rheins exploring halachic responses to emerging ethical and ritual issues facing modern Jews. At Temple Sinai.
iEngage: “Israel and the Palestinians” (HEA) 10:00 am
iEngage: “Israel and the Palestinians” (HEA)
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Eight-session iEngage course taught by Rabbi Bruce Dollin on ‘Israel and the Palestinians’. At HEA.
Kabbalah & Jewish History 10:45 am
Kabbalah & Jewish History
Nov 4 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Six-week series with Cantor Marty Goldstein exploring the basics of Kabbalah and its impact on Jewish history.
Hadassah Brunch: Liz Fox 11:00 am
Hadassah Brunch: Liz Fox
Nov 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Hadassah Denver brunch with Liz Fox discussing her book ‘We are Going to be Lucky: A World War II Love Story in Letters’. At Brookdale Mountain View.
IsraelFest (Albuquerque) 12:00 pm
IsraelFest (Albuquerque)
Nov 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Family Israel festival at North Domingo Baca Park in Albuquerque. Hosted by Jewish Federation of New Mexico.
Workshop: Inherited Trauma (Evergreen) 5:00 pm
Workshop: Inherited Trauma (Evergreen)
Nov 4 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Workshop on inherited trauma with Merissa Nathan Gerson, from the medical, scientific, therapeutic and spiritual perspectives. At Beth Evergreen.
JAAMM Author: Alon Shaya 6:30 pm
JAAMM Author: Alon Shaya
Nov 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Evening at Safta in the Source Hotel with chef Alon Shaya, author of ‘Shaya: An Odyssey of Food, My Journey Back to Israel’.
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Hebrew Reading Class (BMH-BJ) 11:00 am
Hebrew Reading Class (BMH-BJ)
Nov 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn how to read Hebrew with Reb Noam Horowitz. At BMH-BJ.
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake) 5:30 pm
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake)
Nov 5 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Nine-week beginning Hebrew course (modern and biblical), meeting Mondays at Salt Lake JCC.
JAAMM Author: Mike Reiss 6:30 pm
JAAMM Author: Mike Reiss
Nov 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Mike Reiss reads from his book ‘Springfield Confidential: Jokes, Secrets, and Outright Lies from a Lifetime Writing for The Simpsons’. At Phillips Social Hall.
Hebrew Nights (TJE) 7:00 pm
Hebrew Nights (TJE)
Nov 5 @ 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.
Tell Me More Series (BMH-BJ) 7:15 pm
Tell Me More Series (BMH-BJ)
Nov 5 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Series with Rabbi Yaakov Chaitovksy developing the fundamentals of Judaism that you already know. At BMH-BJ. Sessions/dates are: Aug. 13, 20, 27: Getting Ready for a Truly Meaningful Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur & Sukkot Oct.[...]
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The Shmorg (TJE) 5:30 pm
The Shmorg (TJE)
Nov 6 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Weekly learning opportunity at The Jewish Experience, choosing from a variety of classes with a dinner buffet. Topics/lecturers include: Danny Wolfe: From Philosophy to Practice: What they didn’t teach you in Hebrew school Rochel Goldbaum:[...]
Crash Course in Hebrew (Colo. Spgs.) 6:30 pm
Crash Course in Hebrew (Colo. Spgs.)
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Crash Course in Hebrew taught by Kobi Chumash. Meeting for eight Tuesdays starting Oct. 3. At Temple Shalom in Colorado Springs.
Grief Support Group (Emanuel) 6:30 pm
Grief Support Group (Emanuel)
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Six-session grief support group for those suffering any form of loss. Facilitated by therapist Laurie Picus. At Temple Emanuel.
The Evolution of the Jewish Religion (HEA) 7:15 pm
The Evolution of the Jewish Religion (HEA)
Nov 6 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
Four-session class with Carlos Zarur exploring the evolution of Judaism through the stories of Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel and Seth. Using Abraham: The Story of a Life by Joseph Blenkinsopp. At HEA.
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Pizza in the Lounge (Sinai) 5:15 pm
Pizza in the Lounge (Sinai)
Nov 7 @ 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm
Monthly pizza night for 4-12th graders. At Temple Sinai.
Bible, Beers & Brotherhood 6:00 pm
Bible, Beers & Brotherhood
Nov 7 @ 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.
Women’s Passport Party 6:00 pm
Women’s Passport Party
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sarah Tmim from Jewish Agency discusses anti-Semitism in France and emigration to Israel. Part of JEWISHcolorado’s women philanthropy Passport series. Held at a private home.
Lifelong Learning (Sinai) 6:30 pm
Lifelong Learning (Sinai)
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Temple Sinai’s lifelong learning series discusses ‘The Truth About Fake News’ with journalist Susan Witkin Tandler and professor of media Andrew Matranga. Upcoming dates/events: 10/24: Stories on Stage, ‘My Grandmother Tells Me This Story’ by[...]
Conversational Hebrew (BMH-BJ) 7:00 pm
Conversational Hebrew (BMH-BJ)
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Weekly conversational Hebrew class taught by experienced teacher Roberta Feinsmith. Meeting Wednesdays at BMH-BJ.
JAAMM Music: Daniel Kahn & the Painted Bird 7:30 pm
JAAMM Music: Daniel Kahn & the Painted Bird
Nov 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Yiddish/klezmer music performed by Berlin-based Detroit-born Daniel Kahn, with Christian Dawid, Jake Shulman-Ment and Hampus Melin. At Elaine Wolf Theater. Also on 11/8, 7 p.m., at Old Main Theater, CU-Boulder
Whisky & Wisdom (Men) 8:00 pm
Whisky & Wisdom (Men)
Nov 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Monthly men’s evening led by Rabbi Menachem Lehrfield of JOI combining whisky tasting with Jewish wisdom relating to men’s roles as fathers, husbands and professionals. Held at a private home.
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Contemporary Jewish Studies Lecture: ‘Israel at 70’ (Albuquerque) 9:30 am
Contemporary Jewish Studies Lecture: ‘Israel at 70’ (Albuquerque)
Nov 8 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Semi-annual Contemporary Jewish Studies Lecture, with Ilan Troen of Brandeis University discussing ‘Israel at 70’. At Student Union Building, UNM Albuquerque.
Search & Rescue Dogs of Colorado 10:00 am
Search & Rescue Dogs of Colorado
Nov 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Presentation from SARDOC, the oldest search dog certification agency in Colorado. Part of JFS@JCC Senior Connections. In the Social Hall.
JCC Annual Dinner 5:00 pm
JCC Annual Dinner
Nov 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Staenberg-Loup JCC annual dinner, honoring transformative donors with the Robert E. Loup Hineni Award and Gary Wagner with the Gerald S. Gray Service and Leadership Award. At Grand Hyatt, 1750 Welton.
Jewish Chamber Mixer 5:30 pm
Jewish Chamber Mixer
Nov 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Monthly networking happy hour hosted by the Denver Jewish Chamber of Commerce. In November at Max Gill and Grill on S. Gaylord.
Jewish Arts Festival: Belly Laughs (Salt Lake) 6:00 pm
Jewish Arts Festival: Belly Laughs (Salt Lake)
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Opening event for JCC Salt Lake’s Jewish Arts Festival. With stand up comic Joel Chasnoff and cooking demo from Chef Lior Lev Sercarz.      
Jewish Women’s Circle (Santa Fe) 6:00 pm
Jewish Women’s Circle (Santa Fe)
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm
Monthly women’s event hosted by Chabad of Santa Fe. Upcoming dates/themes are: 9/14, Write with Natalie Goldberg 10/10, Exercise with Carolyn Sue Albin 11/8, Self Portrait with Barbara Mehlman 12/6, Chanukah Bash with performer Zarina[...]
Conversational Hebrew (HEA) 6:15 pm
Conversational Hebrew (HEA)
Nov 8 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Twelve-session conversational Hebrew course taught by Sharona (Sherry) Grinsteiner. Two tracks: 6:15pm, beginners; 7:15pm, intermediate. At HEA.
‘The Minstrel and the Storyteller’ (HEA) 7:00 pm
‘The Minstrel and the Storyteller’ (HEA)
Nov 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Storyteller Peninnah Schram and Sephardic Jewish musician Gerard Edery perform their new show ‘The Minstrel and the Storyteller’. At HEA.
JAAMM Music: Daniel Kahn & the Painted Bird 7:30 pm
JAAMM Music: Daniel Kahn & the Painted Bird
Nov 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Yiddish/klezmer music performed by Berlin-based Detroit-born Daniel Kahn, with Christian Dawid, Jake Shulman-Ment and Hampus Melin. At Elaine Wolf Theater. Also on 11/8, 7 p.m., at Old Main Theater, CU-Boulder
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Fall Conference, New Mexico Jewish Historical Society
Fall Conference, New Mexico Jewish Historical Society
Nov 9 – Nov 11 all-day
Annual conference of the New Mexico Jewish Historical Society. Theme is ‘Expressing Jewish Identities: Challenges and Accomplishments’. Keynote speaker is author and choreographer Dr. Rebecca Rossen. At the Sheraton Uptown, Albuquerque.
The East Side Shabbos Project
The East Side Shabbos Project
Nov 9 – Nov 10 all-day
Communal Shabbat hosted by NCSY, The Jewish Experience, BMH-BJ and DAT Minyan, with events on Friday night and Shabbat day. Guest speakers are Rabbi Menachem Nissel and Patrick Amar.
Jewish Arts Festival: Musical Shabbat (Salt Lake) 6:00 pm
Jewish Arts Festival: Musical Shabbat (Salt Lake)
Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Musical Shabbat with the Tribeca Ensemble and dairy meal. Part of JCC Salt Lake’s Jewish Arts Festival.
Kristallnacht & the 2018 Election (Albuquerque) 6:00 pm
Kristallnacht & the 2018 Election (Albuquerque)
Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Prof. Steven Windmueller of HUC-JIR discusses ‘Kristallnacht & the 2018 Election’. At Cong. Albert.
Veterans Day Shabbat Service (Sinai) 6:00 pm
Veterans Day Shabbat Service (Sinai)
Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Special Veterans Day Shabbat Service at Temple Sinai, honoring veterans, police officers, firefighters and other first responders.
Young Family Shabbat Experience (Emanuel) 6:00 pm
Young Family Shabbat Experience (Emanuel)
Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Temple Emanuel’s family oriented Friday evening service, for families with kids ages 1-6. With oneg and BBQ Shabbat dinner.
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Interfaith Book Club: ‘Sarah Laughed’ (Evergreen) 9:30 am
Interfaith Book Club: ‘Sarah Laughed’ (Evergreen)
Nov 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Monthly interfaith book study at Beth Evergreen with Rabbi Jamie Arnold and Tara Saltzman. In Novembe discussing ‘Sarah Laughed: Modern Lessons from the Wisdom & Stories of Biblical Women’ by Vanessa L. Ochs.
Parenting Safe Children Workshop (Boulder) 1:00 pm
Parenting Safe Children Workshop (Boulder)
Nov 10 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Workshop at Boulder JCC with Feather Berkower with information, ideas and tools to help you prevent child sexual assault in your home and community.
Leah Shoshanah in Concert (B’nai Havurah) 7:30 pm
Leah Shoshanah in Concert (B’nai Havurah)
Nov 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chicago-based singer, songwriter & guitarist Leah Shoshanah visits Denver as part of her Brave Woman Tour. At B’nai Havurah.
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Ladies Getaway Retreat (TJE)
Ladies Getaway Retreat (TJE)
Nov 11 – Nov 12 all-day
Women’s retreat in Colorado Springs hosted by The Jewish Experience. With speakers and wellness professionals. Keynote speaker is Yaffa Palti.
Kavod on the Road: Service Projects 8:00 am
Kavod on the Road: Service Projects
Nov 11 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kavod on the Road meets at Temple Emanuel for a service drive helping people in the community with household projects. In partnership with B’nai B’rith.
JWV Post 344 Meeting 9:00 am
JWV Post 344 Meeting
Nov 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Jewish War Veterans Denver Post 344 meeting with lox & bagels breakfast. Held monthly at Temple Sinai. In November with guest speaker, Jamie Sarche on ‘The Gift of your Presence’.
iEngage: “Israel and the Palestinians” (HEA) 10:00 am
iEngage: “Israel and the Palestinians” (HEA)
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Eight-session iEngage course taught by Rabbi Bruce Dollin on ‘Israel and the Palestinians’. At HEA.
Judaism Through the Lens of History (Morrison) 10:00 am
Judaism Through the Lens of History (Morrison)
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 pm
Class led by Rabbi Kim at B’nai Chaim in Morrison on exploring Judaism through the lens of history.
Kids’ Mega Challah Bake 10:00 am
Kids’ Mega Challah Bake
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am
Colorado kids (ages 3-12) joins children worldwide in baking challah. Hosted by Chabad of Colorado. At BMH-BJ.
Veterans’ Brunch (Albuquerque) 10:30 am
Veterans’ Brunch (Albuquerque)
Nov 11 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Brunch honoring veterans at B’nai Israel in Albuquerque, with guest speaker Lanny Smith on “The Women Air Force Service Pilots of WW II.”
Kabbalah & Jewish History 10:45 am
Kabbalah & Jewish History
Nov 11 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Six-week series with Cantor Marty Goldstein exploring the basics of Kabbalah and its impact on Jewish history.
Hanukkah Market (Salt Lake) 12:00 pm
Hanukkah Market (Salt Lake)
Nov 11 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Salt Lake JCC’s annual Chanukah shopping event, with crafts, books, Judaica and holiday treats.
Elias-Axel Pettersson in Concert (Albuquerque) 2:00 pm
Elias-Axel Pettersson in Concert (Albuquerque)
Nov 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Jewish Swedish-Amerian pianist Elias-Axel Pettersson performs at Albuquerque JCC.
JAAMM: Fred Marcus Memorial Holocaust Lecture 4:00 pm
JAAMM: Fred Marcus Memorial Holocaust Lecture
Nov 11 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Prof. Wendy Lower of Claremont McKenna College & Prof. Adam Rovner of DU discuss ‘From Witness to Perpetrator: The Active Role of Nazi Women in the Holocaust’. Sponsored by the Holocaust Awareness Institute of the[...]
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Hebrew Reading Class (BMH-BJ) 11:00 am
Hebrew Reading Class (BMH-BJ)
Nov 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn how to read Hebrew with Reb Noam Horowitz. At BMH-BJ.
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake) 5:30 pm
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake)
Nov 12 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Nine-week beginning Hebrew course (modern and biblical), meeting Mondays at Salt Lake JCC.
JAAMM Film: ‘Let’s Dance’ 6:30 pm
JAAMM Film: ‘Let’s Dance’
Nov 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Documentary about how Israel became a world leader in modern dance. At Elaine Wolf Theater.
Hebrew Nights (TJE) 7:00 pm
Hebrew Nights (TJE)
Nov 12 @ 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.
In Conversation: Father Patrick Desbois (Boulder) 7:00 pm
In Conversation: Father Patrick Desbois (Boulder)
Nov 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Prof. Scott Peppet moderated a discussion with Father Patrick Desbois, founder of Yahad-In Unum. Part of the Holocaust by the Bullets exhibition at Boulder JCC. Read Chris Leppek’s interview with Father Desbois
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Film Screening: ‘Looking for Roots, Finding Flowers’ 10:00 am
Film Screening: ‘Looking for Roots, Finding Flowers’
Nov 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Documentary “Looking for Roots, Finding Flowers” explores the burden as a Jew of remembering family lost in the Holocaust. In the Wolf Room.
Kavod on the Road: Tech Tips & Tricks 1:00 pm
Kavod on the Road: Tech Tips & Tricks
Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Kavod on the Road visits Rodef Shalom for Tech Tips & Tricks with Joanie Bailey of Tech Otter.
Eyewitness to History: Osi Sladek 5:30 pm
Eyewitness to History: Osi Sladek
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Holocaust survivor Osi Sladek speaks on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht. At Kavod Senior Life.
The Shmorg (TJE) 5:30 pm
The Shmorg (TJE)
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Weekly learning opportunity at The Jewish Experience, choosing from a variety of classes with a dinner buffet. Topics/lecturers include: Danny Wolfe: From Philosophy to Practice: What they didn’t teach you in Hebrew school Rochel Goldbaum:[...]
Brews & Jews (Hineini Project) 6:00 pm
Brews & Jews (Hineini Project)
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hineini Project’s monthly after work drinks & drash. At Grandma’s House.
Crash Course in Hebrew (Colo. Spgs.) 6:30 pm
Crash Course in Hebrew (Colo. Spgs.)
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Crash Course in Hebrew taught by Kobi Chumash. Meeting for eight Tuesdays starting Oct. 3. At Temple Shalom in Colorado Springs.
Grief Support Group (Emanuel) 6:30 pm
Grief Support Group (Emanuel)
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Six-session grief support group for those suffering any form of loss. Facilitated by therapist Laurie Picus. At Temple Emanuel.
The Evolution of the Jewish Religion (HEA) 7:15 pm
The Evolution of the Jewish Religion (HEA)
Nov 13 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
Four-session class with Carlos Zarur exploring the evolution of Judaism through the stories of Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel and Seth. Using Abraham: The Story of a Life by Joseph Blenkinsopp. At HEA.
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‘Before the Mourning’ Series 11:30 am
‘Before the Mourning’ Series
Nov 14 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Lunch series examining end-of-life issues. Held on four Wednesdays starting Oct. 17. At Cherry Creek Retirement Village, 14555 East Hampden Avenue. 10/17: Alise Kermisch: ‘With Tears, With Silence, With Song: Elevating the Soul with Genealogy’ 10/24:[...]
Mah Jongg (Morrison) 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg (Morrison)
Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join B’nai Chaim in Morrison for an afternoon of Mah Jongg.
Conversational Hebrew (BMH-BJ) 7:00 pm
Conversational Hebrew (BMH-BJ)
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Weekly conversational Hebrew class taught by experienced teacher Roberta Feinsmith. Meeting Wednesdays at BMH-BJ.
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Kavod on the Road: Pre-Thanksgiving Tea 1:00 pm
Kavod on the Road: Pre-Thanksgiving Tea
Nov 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Kavod Senior Life visits BMH-BJ for a pre-Thanksgiving tea, with stories and tea traditions with Karen Douglass.
Men’s Event 6:00 pm
Men’s Event
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Annual Men’s Event hosted by JEWISHcolorado at Wings Over the Rockies. Guest speaker is Menny Barzilay, cyber security expert.
Conversational Hebrew (HEA) 6:15 pm
Conversational Hebrew (HEA)
Nov 15 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Twelve-session conversational Hebrew course taught by Sharona (Sherry) Grinsteiner. Two tracks: 6:15pm, beginners; 7:15pm, intermediate. At HEA.
JAAMM Dance: Wonderbound 7:30 pm
JAAMM Dance: Wonderbound
Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm
Denver contemporary dance company, accompanied by musicians Jesse Manley, Annie Aqua, and Emily Rose Lewis. At Elaine Wolf Theater.
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Scholar-in-Residence Cantor Patti Linsky (Emanuel)
Scholar-in-Residence Cantor Patti Linsky (Emanuel)
Nov 16 – Nov 18 all-day
Cantor Patti Linsky joins Temple Emanuel for a scholar-in-residence weekend of study around the topic of mental health. Events include Shabbat dinner, Shabbat morning Torah study, cabaret night and a Sunday morning panel discussion.
Children’s Chanukah Concert 10:30 am
Children’s Chanukah Concert
Nov 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Colorado Hebrew Chorale Chanukah concert in the lobby of the Children’s Hospital at Anschutz, together with DJDS glee club. Second concert at 11 am.
Italian Shabbat Dinner (Santa Fe) 6:00 pm
Italian Shabbat Dinner (Santa Fe)
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Monthly special Shabbat hosted by Chabad Santa Fe. Upcoming themes/dates are: Nov. 16, 6 pm, Italian dinner with guest speaker Paul Golding Dec. 7, 6 pm, Chanukah dinner
Musical Kabbalat Shabbat (Micah) 6:00 pm
Musical Kabbalat Shabbat (Micah)
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Twice monthly musical Kabbalat Shabbat at Temple Micah with Rabbi Adam Morris and Hal Aqua.
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Shabbat With a Backbeat (Rodef) 9:30 am
Shabbat With a Backbeat (Rodef)
Nov 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:15 am
Monthly musical Shabbat service at Rodef Shalom led by Cantor Saul Rosenthal and Shir Rodef. Meeting the third Shabbat of the month.
Mishkan of the Heart (Albuquerque) 1:00 pm
Mishkan of the Heart (Albuquerque)
Nov 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Monthly Mishkan of the Heart class with Rabbi Deborah Brin. November topic is “Midrashim: Rabbis Making Stuff Up”. At First Unitarian Church in Albuquerque.
Rebbe’s Orkestra in Concert (Albuquerque) 7:00 pm
Rebbe’s Orkestra in Concert (Albuquerque)
Nov 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Yiddish and Sephardic sounds from Rebbe’s Orkestra. Followed by dance party. At Tortuga in Albuquerque.
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Men’s Minyan Breakfast Program (Colo. Spgs.) 9:00 am
Men’s Minyan Breakfast Program (Colo. Spgs.)
Nov 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Monthly breakfast program hosted by Temple Shalom in Colorado Springs’ men’s minyan. In October with guest speaker Craig Gardenswartz of AIPAC. Other upcoming dates/themes are: Nov. 18, Liz Fox on her book exploring her parents[...]
Sinai Sundays: Responsa Part Three 9:05 am
Sinai Sundays: Responsa Part Three
Nov 18 @ 9:05 am – 10:25 am
Eleven-part series with Rabbi Rick Rheins exploring halachic responses to emerging ethical and ritual issues facing modern Jews. At Temple Sinai.
Brotherhood Breakfast (Albuquerque) 9:30 am
Brotherhood Breakfast (Albuquerque)
Nov 18 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Monthly brotherhood breakfast at Congregation Albert, in November with attorney Andrew Schultz will discuss separation of church and state issues.
iEngage: “Israel and the Palestinians” (HEA) 10:00 am
iEngage: “Israel and the Palestinians” (HEA)
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Eight-session iEngage course taught by Rabbi Bruce Dollin on ‘Israel and the Palestinians’. At HEA.
Friendship Circle Yoga (Lone Tree) 10:30 am
Friendship Circle Yoga (Lone Tree)
Nov 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Friendship Circle hosts monthly yoga for children and young adults with special needs. At Lone Tree Library.
Kids Menorah Workshop (Aurora) 10:30 am
Kids Menorah Workshop (Aurora)
Nov 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Build your own menorah at Home Depot, 5600 S Chambers in Aurora. With Chanukah treats and music. RSVP required. Hosted by WCRJ.
Kids Menorah Workshop (Westminster) 11:00 am
Kids Menorah Workshop (Westminster)
Nov 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Build your own menorah at Home Depot, 7125 W. 88th Ave. in Westminster. With Chanukah treats and music. RSVP required. Hosted by Chabad of NW Metro Denver.
Santa Fe Jewish Film Fest: ‘Children of the Sun’ 11:00 am
Santa Fe Jewish Film Fest: ‘Children of the Sun’
Nov 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Israeli documentary about the first generation of children raised on kibbutzim in Israel. At Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe.
Chanukah Wonderland (Longmont) 2:00 pm
Chanukah Wonderland (Longmont)
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pre-Chanukah event hosted by Chabad of Longmont at Village at the Peaks, 1230 Hover St. With story hour, olive oil press and children’s activities.
Kavod on the Road: A Rich Brew 2:00 pm
Kavod on the Road: A Rich Brew
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Kavod Senior Life visits the Temple Emanuel for a Skype conversation with Shachar Pinsker on his book, A Rich Brew: How Cafés Created Modern Jewish Culture.
Nervous Wrecks (Rodef) 2:30 pm
Nervous Wrecks (Rodef)
Nov 18 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
‘Nervous Wrecks: Jewish Men and the Women They Love’, an afternoon of Jewish history and comedy writers with Prof. Adam Rovner. Hosted by Rodef Shalom Sisterhood. With refreshments.
#LIFEHACK for Teens (TJE) 3:00 pm
#LIFEHACK for Teens (TJE)
Nov 18 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Five-session course for teens taught by Chaya Parkoff on ‘#LIFEHACK: Unlocking the Secret to Mental Wellbeing’. At The Jewish Experience.
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Hebrew Reading Class (BMH-BJ) 11:00 am
Hebrew Reading Class (BMH-BJ)
Nov 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn how to read Hebrew with Reb Noam Horowitz. At BMH-BJ.
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake) 5:30 pm
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake)
Nov 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Nine-week beginning Hebrew course (modern and biblical), meeting Mondays at Salt Lake JCC.
Hebrew Nights (TJE) 7:00 pm
Hebrew Nights (TJE)
Nov 19 @ 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.
Tell Me More Series (BMH-BJ) 7:15 pm
Tell Me More Series (BMH-BJ)
Nov 19 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Series with Rabbi Yaakov Chaitovksy developing the fundamentals of Judaism that you already know. At BMH-BJ. Sessions/dates are: Aug. 13, 20, 27: Getting Ready for a Truly Meaningful Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur & Sukkot Oct.[...]
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The Front Porch Sisters in Concert 10:15 am
The Front Porch Sisters in Concert
Nov 20 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Acoustic duo playing banjo, guitar, ukulele and harmonica. Part of JFS at the JCC Senior Connections. In the MACC Boardroom.
The Shmorg (TJE) 5:30 pm
The Shmorg (TJE)
Nov 20 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Weekly learning opportunity at The Jewish Experience, choosing from a variety of classes with a dinner buffet. Topics/lecturers include: Danny Wolfe: From Philosophy to Practice: What they didn’t teach you in Hebrew school Rochel Goldbaum:[...]
Crash Course in Hebrew (Colo. Spgs.) 6:30 pm
Crash Course in Hebrew (Colo. Spgs.)
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Crash Course in Hebrew taught by Kobi Chumash. Meeting for eight Tuesdays starting Oct. 3. At Temple Shalom in Colorado Springs.
Grief Support Group (Emanuel) 6:30 pm
Grief Support Group (Emanuel)
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Six-session grief support group for those suffering any form of loss. Facilitated by therapist Laurie Picus. At Temple Emanuel.
Jewish Women’s Circle (Aspen) 7:00 pm
Jewish Women’s Circle (Aspen)
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jewish Women’s Circle of Aspen meets for two events: Nov. 20, Chopped Cook-Off Jan. 15, Get Your Paint On! March 12, Hamentasch Bake Fest
The Evolution of the Jewish Religion (HEA) 7:15 pm
The Evolution of the Jewish Religion (HEA)
Nov 20 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
Four-session class with Carlos Zarur exploring the evolution of Judaism through the stories of Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel and Seth. Using Abraham: The Story of a Life by Joseph Blenkinsopp. At HEA.
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Conversational Hebrew (BMH-BJ) 7:00 pm
Conversational Hebrew (BMH-BJ)
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Weekly conversational Hebrew class taught by experienced teacher Roberta Feinsmith. Meeting Wednesdays at BMH-BJ.
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Interfaith Thanksgiving Service (Emanuel) 9:00 am
Interfaith Thanksgiving Service (Emanuel)
Nov 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Temple Emanuel hosts the annual interfaith Thanksgiving service, with representatives from the Jewish, Buddhist, Christian and Muslim communities.
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Shabbat Unplugged (Emanuel) 6:00 pm
Shabbat Unplugged (Emanuel)
Nov 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Special musical Friday night Shabbat service at Temple Emanuel, led by Steve Brodsky and band. Followed by BYO picnic.
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Kids Menorah Workshop (Lone Tree) 2:00 pm
Kids Menorah Workshop (Lone Tree)
Nov 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Build your own menorah at Home Depot, 8477 S. Yosemite in Lone Tree. With Chanukah treats. Hosted by Chabad of South Metro Denver.
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Maccabee Makerspace (Stapleton) 4:00 pm
Maccabee Makerspace (Stapleton)
Nov 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Pre-Chanukah event featuring a Maccabee Makerspace for holiday crafts. Hosted by Chabad of Stapleton. At Central Park Recreation Center.
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake) 5:30 pm
Beginning Hebrew (Salt Lake)
Nov 26 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Nine-week beginning Hebrew course (modern and biblical), meeting Mondays at Salt Lake JCC.
Hebrew Nights (TJE) 7:00 pm
Hebrew Nights (TJE)
Nov 26 @ 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.
Tell Me More Series (BMH-BJ) 7:15 pm
Tell Me More Series (BMH-BJ)
Nov 26 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Series with Rabbi Yaakov Chaitovksy developing the fundamentals of Judaism that you already know. At BMH-BJ. Sessions/dates are: Aug. 13, 20, 27: Getting Ready for a Truly Meaningful Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur & Sukkot Oct.[...]
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Evolution of the Black Jewish Movement 10:15 am
Evolution of the Black Jewish Movement
Nov 27 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Joe Dickerson discusses the roots and evolution of the Black Jewish movement. Part of JFS at the JCC. In the MACC Boardroom.
Chanukah Cooking For Kids (Boulder) 4:30 pm
Chanukah Cooking For Kids (Boulder)
Nov 27 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Chanukah cooking class for kids ages 5-10. With holiday activities and recipes to take home. At Boulder JCC.
Flatiron Tribe Board Game Night 5:00 pm
Flatiron Tribe Board Game Night
Nov 27 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Flatiron Tribe hosts a board game night at Boulder JCC. All skill levels welcome. With potluck snacks and drinks.
The Shmorg (TJE) 5:30 pm
The Shmorg (TJE)
Nov 27 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Weekly learning opportunity at The Jewish Experience, choosing from a variety of classes with a dinner buffet. Topics/lecturers include: Danny Wolfe: From Philosophy to Practice: What they didn’t teach you in Hebrew school Rochel Goldbaum:[...]
Yud Tes Kislev Dinner (Colo. Spgs.) 6:00 pm
Yud Tes Kislev Dinner (Colo. Spgs.)
Nov 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chabad of Colorado Springs marks the annual Tanya learning cycle with festive dinner featuring guest speaker Rabbi Yossie Shemtov. At 6616A Delmonico Dr.
Crash Course in Hebrew (Colo. Spgs.) 6:30 pm
Crash Course in Hebrew (Colo. Spgs.)
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Crash Course in Hebrew taught by Kobi Chumash. Meeting for eight Tuesdays starting Oct. 3. At Temple Shalom in Colorado Springs.
Grief Support Group (Emanuel) 6:30 pm
Grief Support Group (Emanuel)
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Six-session grief support group for those suffering any form of loss. Facilitated by therapist Laurie Picus. At Temple Emanuel.
The Evolution of the Jewish Religion (HEA) 7:15 pm
The Evolution of the Jewish Religion (HEA)
Nov 27 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
Four-session class with Carlos Zarur exploring the evolution of Judaism through the stories of Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel and Seth. Using Abraham: The Story of a Life by Joseph Blenkinsopp. At HEA.
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Faith & Fellowship Interfaith Series 6:30 pm
Faith & Fellowship Interfaith Series
Nov 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Interfaith discussion group led by Rabbi Rachel Kobrin and Dr. Gordon Tucker of St. Luke’s Episcopal on the book of Numbers. At Rodef Shalom.
Lifelong Learning (Sinai) 6:30 pm
Lifelong Learning (Sinai)
Nov 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Temple Sinai’s lifelong learning series discusses ‘The Truth About Fake News’ with journalist Susan Witkin Tandler and professor of media Andrew Matranga. Upcoming dates/events: 10/24: Stories on Stage, ‘My Grandmother Tells Me This Story’ by[...]
Conversational Hebrew (BMH-BJ) 7:00 pm
Conversational Hebrew (BMH-BJ)
Nov 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Weekly conversational Hebrew class taught by experienced teacher Roberta Feinsmith. Meeting Wednesdays at BMH-BJ.
Jewish Women’s Circle: Menorahs & Martinis (Stapleton) 7:30 pm
Jewish Women’s Circle: Menorahs & Martinis (Stapleton)
Nov 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Jewish Women’s Circle at Chabad of Stapleton, with crafts, learning and refreshments. Upcoming dates/themes are: 11/28: Menorah & Martinis 1/10: Shabbat in an Hour 2/24: Kabbalah Yoga 4/1: Exile to Exodus
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Lost Tribes & Exotic Communities (HEA) 7:15 pm
Lost Tribes & Exotic Communities (HEA)
Nov 29 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
Anthropologist Carlos Zarur discusses ‘Sephardic Jews of Italy,’ also known as the Bene Roma. At HEA.
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Artist-in-Residence Shabbat (Sinai)
Artist-in-Residence Shabbat (Sinai)
Nov 30 – Dec 2 all-day
Artist-in-residence Shabbat at Temple Sinai with singer/songwriter Billy Jonas. Events include musical services and family concert.
Carbondale Shabbat 5:30 pm
Carbondale Shabbat
Nov 30 @ 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 Sparks of Wellness (Albuquerque) 6:30 pm
Shabbat Sparks of Wellness (Albuquerque)
Nov 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Shabbat Sparks event held at B’nai Israel in Albuquerque. In October with Dr. Keith Harvie on ‘Spinal Stenosis’.