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Community Events Calendar

COVID-19: Please note, community events have been suspended until further notice.

The CDC advises against any events with 50+ people.

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Santa Fe Jewish Film Fest: ‘The Trials of J Robert Oppenheimer’ 2:00 pm
Santa Fe Jewish Film Fest: ‘The Trials of J Robert Oppenheimer’
Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Santa Fe Jewish Film Fest screens a documentary about the life of the man who headed the Manhattan Project. At The Screen.
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Milagro Beanfield War’ 3:30 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Milagro Beanfield War’
Mar 1 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Comedy-drama film set in the water-starved New Mexican desert. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center.
Jewish Women’s Rosh Chodesh Society (Westminster) 6:45 pm
Jewish Women’s Rosh Chodesh Society (Westminster)
Mar 1 @ 6:45 pm – 8:15 pm
Jewish Women’s Circle hosted by Chabad of Westminster, meeting monthly: Nov. 3: Changing of the Garden Dec. 8: Brewed to Perfection Jan. 5: At the Bottom of the Pot Feb. 2: The Eternal Blueprint March[...]
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Whisky & Wisdom (Men) 8:00 pm
Whisky & Wisdom (Men)
Mar 2 @ 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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JBC Author: Jamie Metzl 6:30 pm
JBC Author: Jamie Metzl
Mar 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Jewish Book Council author Jamie Metzl reads from “Hacking Darwin: Genetic Engineering and the Future of Humanity”. Part of JAAMM JBC author series. At Phillips Social Hall.
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Boulder Jewish Film Festival Opening Night 4:00 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival Opening Night
Mar 4 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Opening night for Boulder Jewish Festival, screening ‘Dave Grusin: Not Enough Time’ about the Colorado born composer and pianist. At Dairy Center. Second screening at 7 p.m.
Hebrew Schmooze-A-Palooza (Boulder) 6:00 pm
Hebrew Schmooze-A-Palooza (Boulder)
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Annual event hosted by CU Boulder’s Hebrew language students. With Israeli music and falafel. At Old Main Theater.
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Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Unorthodox’ 1:00 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Unorthodox’
Mar 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fictionalized story of the rise of the ultra-Orthodox Shas party in Israel, the first to represent Mizrachi Jews. At Dairy Center. Also screening March 12, 11 a.m.
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Spy Behind Home Plate’ 6:30 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Spy Behind Home Plate’
Mar 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Documentary about Morris “Moe” Berg, the enigmatic and brilliant Jewish baseball player turned spy. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center.
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Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Walter Arlen’s Last Century’ 1:00 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Walter Arlen’s Last Century’
Mar 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Documentary about Austrian Jewish composer forced to flee the Nazis. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center.
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Fig Tree’ 3:30 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Fig Tree’
Mar 6 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
A feature film about the Ethiopian Civil War, set in Addis Ababa in 1989. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center. Also March 14, 2:30 p.m.
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Survivors and Surviving Film Series (B’nai Havurah) 6:45 pm
Survivors and Surviving Film Series (B’nai Havurah)
Mar 7 @ 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm
‘Survivors and Surviving’ film series at B’nai Havurah, moderated by Dick Reinish. Dates/films are: 1/25: “1945“ 2/20: “Europa! Europa!” 3/7: “The Invisibles”
Flatiron Tribe Purim Arcade Night 7:00 pm
Flatiron Tribe Purim Arcade Night
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm
Flatiron Tribe meets at Tilt Pinball in Lousiville for a pre-Purim arcade night.
Purim Party with Omar Adam 9:00 pm
Purim Party with Omar Adam
Mar 7 @ 9:00 pm – Mar 8 @ 4:00 am
Israeli style Purim party hosted by various area organizations. With DJ Sharon Gal. At 1421 26th Street.
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Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Last Cyclist’ 10:00 am
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Last Cyclist’
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Film production of a cabaret play written and performed at the Theresienstadt concentration camp. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Boedecker Theater. Also screening at 12:30 p.m.
Brotherhood Breakfast (Albuquerque) 10:00 am
Brotherhood Breakfast (Albuquerque)
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Monthly brotherhood breakfast at Congregation Albert, in September with NM Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham. Upcoming dates/speakers are: Oct. 20, Mikey Weinstein, Military Religious Freedom Foundation Nov. 17, Film screening: ‘A City Without Jews’ Dec. 22,[...]
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles’ 3:15 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles’
Mar 8 @ 3:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Documentary about the making of one of Broadway’s most beloved musicals, Fiddler on the Roof. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center. Also March 14, noon.
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Holy Lands’ 5:30 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Holy Lands’
Mar 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
James Caan is a cantankerous American cardiologist who retires to Israel to raise pigs. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center.
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Learn to Make Hamantaschen (Salt Lake) 9:00 am
Learn to Make Hamantaschen (Salt Lake)
Mar 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Learn to bake hamantaschen, the classic Purim treat. At Salt Lake JCC.
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘From Slavery to Freedom’ 11:00 am
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘From Slavery to Freedom’
Mar 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Documentary about Natan Sharansky, who defied the Soviet system in his fight for freedom and national identification. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center.
Jews of the Wild West 1:00 pm
Jews of the Wild West
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Filmaker Amanda Kinsey leads a discusson on her ongoing documentary project Jews of the Wild West. In conjunction ‘Legacy of Healing’ exhibit at History Colorado. Also: April 13, 1 p.m., ‘Pioneer Jews of Leadville &[...]
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Mover’ 1:30 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Mover’
Mar 9 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Feature film about the Latvian Oskar Schindler who helped protect a group ofJews. Part of the Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center. Also screening March 10, 6 p.m.
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Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Mover’ 1:30 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Mover’
Mar 10 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Feature film about the Latvian Oskar Schindler who helped protect a group ofJews. Part of the Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center. Also screening March 10, 6 p.m.
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Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Those Who Remained’ 12:00 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Those Who Remained’
Mar 11 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Feature film exploring the healing process of Holocaust survivors through the eyes of a young girl in post-WW II Hungary. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center.
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Aulcie’ 3:00 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Aulcie’
Mar 11 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Documentary about a basketball player from Newark who helped Maccabi Tel Aviv win the 1977 European Championship. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center.
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Picture of His Life’ 6:30 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Picture of His Life’
Mar 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Documentary about Amos Nachoum, one of the greatest underwater photographers of all time. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center. Also screening March 12 and March 14 at 4pm.
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Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Unorthodox’ 1:00 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘The Unorthodox’
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fictionalized story of the rise of the ultra-Orthodox Shas party in Israel, the first to represent Mizrachi Jews. At Dairy Center. Also screening March 12, 11 a.m.
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Born in Jerusalem and Still Alive’ 2:00 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Born in Jerusalem and Still Alive’
Mar 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A Jerusalem native becomes a tour guide in an exploration of the effects of trauma on the Israeli psyche. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center. Also screening March 12 at 6:30 p.m.,[...]
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘After Munich’ 4:30 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘After Munich’
Mar 12 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Film following four women whose lives were changed forever by the 1972 Munich Olympic massacre of eleven Israeli athletes. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center.
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Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Born in Jerusalem and Still Alive’ 2:00 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Born in Jerusalem and Still Alive’
Mar 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A Jerusalem native becomes a tour guide in an exploration of the effects of trauma on the Israeli psyche. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center. Also screening March 12 at 6:30 p.m.,[...]
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles’ 3:15 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles’
Mar 14 @ 3:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Documentary about the making of one of Broadway’s most beloved musicals, Fiddler on the Roof. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center. Also March 14, noon.
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Fig Tree’ 3:30 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Fig Tree’
Mar 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
A feature film about the Ethiopian Civil War, set in Addis Ababa in 1989. Part of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center. Also March 14, 2:30 p.m.
Wine & Recline (Colo. Spgs.) 7:00 pm
Wine & Recline (Colo. Spgs.)
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pre-Passover event at Temple Shalom in Colorado Springs, with wine tasting, cheese and fruit.
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JWV Post 344 Meeting 9:00 am
JWV Post 344 Meeting
Mar 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Jewish War Veterans Denver Post 344 meeting with lox & bagels breakfast. Held monthly at Temple Sinai. March guest speaker is Rabbi Sandra Cohen on mental health.
Temple Emanuel Book Club 11:45 am
Temple Emanuel Book Club
Mar 15 @ 11:45 am – 1:15 pm
Book club at Temple Emanuel, focusing on understanding Israeli issues through Israeli writers: Sept. 15, The Lemon Tree Nov. 3, My Promised Land Jan. 12 or 26 (TBD), To the End of the Land March[...]
Santa Fe Jewish Film Fest: ‘Oliver Sacks: His Own Life’ 4:00 pm
Santa Fe Jewish Film Fest: ‘Oliver Sacks: His Own Life’
Mar 15 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Documentary film made by neurologist Dr. Oliver Sacks after receiving a terminal diagnosis. At The Screen.
Kol Nashim Benefit Concert 5:30 pm
Kol Nashim Benefit Concert
Mar 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
The women’s choir of Colorado Hebrew Chorale performs a concert benefitting SafeHouse Denver. At Temple Emanuel.
Film Screening: ‘Crescendo’ (Colo. Spgs.) 6:00 pm
Film Screening: ‘Crescendo’ (Colo. Spgs.)
Mar 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Screening of ‘Crescendo,’ about a conductor who creates a Palestinian-Israeli orchestra. With reception. At Temple Shalom in Colorado Springs.
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Tel Aviv on Fire’ 6:30 pm
Boulder Jewish Film Festival: ‘Tel Aviv on Fire’
Mar 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The melodrama of a popular Palestinian soap opera is the backdrop for a satire of life in the Middle East. Closing night of Boulder Jewish Film Festival. At Dairy Center. Reception at 5:30pm precedes.
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Network & Nosh (YAD) 6:00 pm
Network & Nosh (YAD)
Mar 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Networking and happy hour, with dicussion on ‘New Decade, New Politics: Understanding how to navigate the political climate in 2020’. At Wright Room, Masonic Building on the 16th Street Mall.
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Stitch and Kvetch 6:30 pm
Stitch and Kvetch
Mar 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Stitching (knitting, needlepoint, cross-stitch) circle at BMH-BJ, with craft experts Sandi Kline and Vicki Skigen on hand.
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Film Screening: ‘Shtisel’ (Hadassah) 12:00 pm
Film Screening: ‘Shtisel’ (Hadassah)
Mar 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Denver Hadassah screens the hit Israeli series  ‘Shtisel’ set in an Orthodox community in Jerusalem. RSVP for location.
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Yiddish Speakers Club (Boulder) 11:00 am
Yiddish Speakers Club (Boulder)
Mar 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Conversation club for Yiddish speakers, facilitated by Shirley Hartman. Meeting monthly at Boulder JCC.
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Hadassah Game Day 11:00 am
Hadassah Game Day
Mar 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Denver Hadassah hosts a game day at 3 Fountains Party Room, with scrabble, bridge, cards and lunch.
Jewish Images in Cinema (Emanuel) 3:00 pm
Jewish Images in Cinema (Emanuel)
Mar 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Jewish Images in Cinema film club at Temple Emanuel, followed by discussion led by Joanne Walker. Upcoming dates/films: March 22: ‘Crimes and Misdemeanors’
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Jewish Women’s Circle (Santa Fe) 6:00 pm
Jewish Women’s Circle (Santa Fe)
Mar 24 @ 6:00 pm
Monthly women’s event hosted by Chabad of Santa Fe. Upcoming dates/themes are: 9/19, Wendy Singer: ‘Chen Man Ching’ 11/5, Judith Fein: Afterlife 12/12, Yaszmina Nedboy: Pre-Chanukah Bash 1/14, Karen Milstein: Acupressure 2/20, Fred Ray Lopez:[...]
Trivia Night (MoHo) 7:15 pm
Trivia Night (MoHo)
Mar 24 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm
Join Moishe House for their monthly trivia night, at RiNo Beer Garden.
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Bible, Beers & Brotherhood 6:00 pm
Bible, Beers & Brotherhood
Mar 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.
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Chocolate Seder (Colo. Spgs.) 7:00 pm
Chocolate Seder (Colo. Spgs.)
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Pre-Passover party at Temple Shalom in Colorado Springs, exploring the 15 steps of the seder through chocolate refreshments, including four cups of chocolate milk.
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JGSCO Monthly Seminar 9:30 am
JGSCO Monthly Seminar
Mar 29 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Jewish Genealogical Society monthly seminar. At BMH-BJ. Upcoming dates/themes: Oct. 13, “Using FamilySearch for Jewish Research” with Todd Knowles Nov. 17, “Jews on the Move: A History of Modern Migration” with CU Prof. David Shneer[...]
Jewish Women’s Rosh Chodesh Society (Westminster) 6:45 pm
Jewish Women’s Rosh Chodesh Society (Westminster)
Mar 29 @ 6:45 pm – 8:15 pm
Jewish Women’s Circle hosted by Chabad of Westminster, meeting monthly: Nov. 3: Changing of the Garden Dec. 8: Brewed to Perfection Jan. 5: At the Bottom of the Pot Feb. 2: The Eternal Blueprint March[...]
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