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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.
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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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.
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.
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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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.
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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.
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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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[...]
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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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.
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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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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’.
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.”
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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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.
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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.
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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.
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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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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.
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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[...]
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.
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.
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.
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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.
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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
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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.
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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.
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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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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.