Community Calendar

A calendar of events hosted and sponsored by agencies and members of the Greater New Haven & Shoreline communities.

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Jan 21, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Jan 21, 2019
Tu BiShvat
Jan

1 2019

New Years' Day

12:00AM - 11:55PM  



New Year's Day is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as th…

Jan

2 2019

Questions in Jewish Music: THE BASICS

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St
New Haven, CT 06515

“Questions in Jewish Music,” a program of five January sessions, will be held at Beth El – Keser Israel on Wedn…

Jan

3 2019

JCC Staff Training at Chapel Haven

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

JCC Staff Training

Jan

9 2019

Ezra Academy Board Meeting

6:30PM - 9:00PM  

Ezra Academy Board Meeting

Jan

9 2019

Questions in Jewish Music: THE BASICS

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St
New Haven, CT 06515

“Questions in Jewish Music,” a program of five January sessions, will be held at Beth El – Keser Israel on Wedn…

Jan

9 2019

Westville Synagogue University presents Dr. Sandra Valabregue

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Westville Synagogue
74 West Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06515

 

Lecture sponsored by Westville Synagogue's Adult Education Program.Lecture sponsored by Westville Synagogue's Adu…

Jan

9 2019

“Questions in Jewish Music,” Cantorial Music

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St
New Haven, CT 06515

“Questions in Jewish Music,” a program of five January sessions, will be held at Beth El – Keser Israel on Wedn…

Jan

10 2019

Sticky Fingers

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

JCC of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Dress for a mess! Join us for hands on fun with your toddler! Each session, a fun, kid friendly recipe will be explor…

Jan

10 2019

Flour Power

4:00PM - 5:30PM  

JCC of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Does your child love to bake or have an interest in learning? Learn classic recipes and new tricks with local baker e…

Jan

12 2019

Artist Talk by Rachel Kanter, Fiber Artist

12:45AM - 2:00AM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St
NEW HAVEN, CT 06515

Using history as a guide, fiber artist Rachel Kanter creates tallitot for women. Inspired by the four cornered robes …

Jan

12 2019

Artist Talk with Rachel Kanter

12:45PM - 2:00PM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St
NEW HAVEN, CT 06515

Using history as a guide, fiber artist Rachel Kanter creates tallitot for women. Inspired by the four cornered robes …

Jan

13 2019

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Jan

15 2019

We are the Lions of Judah, the world's most influential female philanthropists. In January 2019, we will come togethe…

Jan

13 2019

Sunday Funday Open House

9:00AM - 3:00PM  

JCC of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Rd.
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Come down to the JCC for a day of FREE demos, walkthroughs and samples of all the great classes and programs we have …

Jan

13 2019

CONGREGATION MISHKAN ISRAEL TOT PROGRAM

9:30AM - 10:30AM  

sarah legassey
785 Ridge Road
Hamden, CT 06517

Join our Preschool and Kadima teachers this Sunday, January 13 at 9:30 a.m. for a Tot Program and learn about Tu B'sh…

Jan

13 2019

Family Brunch and Munch

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

JCC of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Join friends and family at the J for a fun family brunch and munch. Bring your young children for a bite to eat and a…

Jan

15 2019

HHNE Board Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

HHNE
300 Bloomfield Avenue
WEST HARTFORD, CT 06117

HHNE Board Meeting

Jan

16 2019

Parent Education - New Haven Parts 1 & 2

9:00AM - 4:00PM  

Jewish Family Service
1440 Whalley Ave.
New Haven , CT 06515

The Parent Education Program is mandated by the State of Connecticut for all parents of children under 18 getting a d…

Jan

16 2019

Questions in Jewish Music: THE BASICS

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St
New Haven, CT 06515

“Questions in Jewish Music,” a program of five January sessions, will be held at Beth El – Keser Israel on Wedn…

Jan

16 2019

“Questions in Jewish Music,” Jewish Music and Modernity

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St
New Haven, CT 06515

“Questions in Jewish Music,” a program of five January sessions, will be held at Beth El – Keser Israel on Wedn…

Jan

17 2019

Food4Kids Bingo Night

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

The Write Approach
245 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Jewish Family Service of Greater New Haven is hosting a Food4Kids Bingo Night at The Write Approach in Woodbridge. We…

Jan

18 2019

B'nai Jacob Gospel Shabbat

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Jacob
75 Rimmon Rd
Woodbridge, CT 06525

The Valley Soul and Shoreline Soul Gospel choirs, under the direction of the incomparable Angela Clemmons, will join …

Jan

18 2019

Our annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Interfaith Service will be next Friday, January 18 at 7:30 p.m. This servi…

Jan

19 2019

National Federation of the Blind Meeting

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

JCC of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Meeting for National federation of the blind

Jan

20 2019

Sunday Crafternoons

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

JCC of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Join friends and family to create an exciting craft each month, have a yummy snack, and enjoy some refreshments. Craf…

Jan

20 2019

Tu B'shevat Pots and Plants

2:00PM - 3:30PM  

The Maker's Space at the JCC
360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Come celebrate Tu B'shevat with your family by painting a clay pot and planting some seeds!

Jan

20 2019

"Marshall" - The Movie and a Discussion

4:00PM - 6:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Jacob
75 Rimmon Rd
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Watch a special screening of this major film about the collaboration between a young Thurgood Marshall and a Jewish l…

Jan

21 2019

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

12:00AM - 11:55PM  



Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (officially Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.)[1] is an American federal holiday m…

Jan

21 2019

MLK Day Special Family Event Celebrating Diversity

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

JCC of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Rd
Woodbridge, CT 06525

The authors of Soulful Sydney, Terry Murphy & 11 year old Mariam Azeez, will present their book about Exploring Diver…

Jan

21 2019

JCC Board of Directors Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Meeting of Board of Directors of the JCC

Jan

22 2019

Parent Education - New Haven Part 1 of 2

5:30PM - 8:30PM  

Jewish Family Service
1440 Whalley Ave.
New Haven, CT 06515

The Parent Education Program is mandated by the State of Connecticut for all parents of children under 18 getting a d…

Jan

22 2019

Federation Board of Directors Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Beckerman Lender Jewish Community Center
360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Federation Board of Directors Meeting

Jan

23 2019

The Towers Board of Directors Meeting

5:30PM - 7:00PM  

The Towers
18 Tower Ln
New Haven, CT 06519

Monthly Towers Board of Directors Meeting

Jan

23 2019

Questions in Jewish Music: THE BASICS

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St
New Haven, CT 06515

“Questions in Jewish Music,” a program of five January sessions, will be held at Beth El – Keser Israel on Wedn…

Jan

23 2019

Westville Synagogue University presents Prof. Zeev Harvey

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Westville Synagogue
74 West Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06515

Lecture sponsored by Westville Synagogue's Adult Education Program.

Prof. Zeev Harvey of Hebrew University will disc…

Jan

23 2019

“Questions in Jewish Music,” Women’s Voices in Jewish Music

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St
New Haven, CT 06515

“Questions in Jewish Music,” a program of five January sessions, will be held at Beth El – Keser Israel on Wedn…

Jan

24 2019

Sticky Fingers

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

JCC of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Dress for a mess! Join us for hands on fun with your toddler! Each session, a fun, kid friendly recipe will be explor…

Jan

24 2019

Flour Power

4:00PM - 5:30PM  

JCC of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Does your child love to bake or have an interest in learning? Learn classic recipes and new tricks with local baker e…

Jan

24 2019

Parent Education - Guilford Part 1 of 2

5:30PM - 8:30PM  

Nathanael Greene Community Center
32 Church St.
Guilford, CT 06437

The Parent Education Program is mandated by the State of Connecticut for all parents of children under 18 getting a d…

Jan

24 2019

Parent Education - Guilford Part 1 of 2

5:30PM - 8:30PM  

Jewish Family Service
1440 Whalley Ave.
New Haven, CT 06515

January 24 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Free – $150
The Parent Education Program is mandated by the State of Connecticut for…

Jan

25 2019

Tot Shabbat at Temple Emanuel

5:30PM - 6:00PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Shabbat program for children 5 and under with their families with Rabbi Michael Farbman offering songs and stories…

Jan

26 2019

CMI TOT SHABBAT

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Join us Saturday, January 26 at 10:30 a.m. for a Tot Shabbat service. Tot Shabbat services include prayers, songs and…

Jan

26 2019

BBYO CVR 80th Anniversary Event

5:30PM - 9:00PM  

Celebrate 80 years of BBYO Connecticut Valley Region. Join us on January 26 in Danbury CT. More information to come.

Jan

26 2019

Westville Synagogue University Film Night presents "1945"

7:30PM - 10:00PM  

Westville Synagogue
74 West Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06515

Rescheduled from a week earlier due to weather.

Movie sponsored by Westville Synagogue's Adult Education Program.

M…

Jan

27 2019

ADL Annual Board Retreat

9:00AM - 11:59PM  

ADL Annual Board Retreat - location TBD

Jan

27 2019

Kol Shira: Celebration of Jewish Music

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Tower One/Tower East
18 Tower Lane
125 Lawrence St
New Haven, CT 06519

Special concert to celebrate the power of Jewish music with a special concert by Congregations Mishkan Israel, B'nai…

Jan

28 2019

Foundation Investment Committee Meeting

5:30PM - 7:30PM  

West Rock Room

Foundation Investment Committee Meeting

Jan

28 2019

Sam and Charlie Go to War: Letters Home from Jewish Immigrant Soldiers

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

Slifka Center for Jewish Life at Yale
80 Wall St
New Haven, CT 06511

Slifka Center's Annual Friedlaender-Krohner Lecture, featuring Patricia Klindienst, Independent Scholar.

7:00 PM Le…

Jan

29 2019

Parent Education - New Haven Part 2 of 2

5:30PM - 8:30PM  

Jewish Family Service
1440 Whalley Ave.
New Haven, CT 06515

he Parent Education Program is mandated by the State of Connecticut for all parents of children under 18 getting a di…

Jan

29 2019

Foster Care Open House

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Jewish Family Service
1440 Whalley Ave.
New Haven, CT 06515

Please join us for our Foster Care Open House. Come meet our team of caring professionals as we provide you with info…

Jan

30 2019

CMI HOST BREWS & JEWS

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Join us Wednesday, January 30 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at J Roo's Restaurant, 243 State Street, North Haven for a fun even…

Jan

30 2019

Women's Philanthropy Presents: CORKED! in the MakerSpace

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Beckerman Lender Jewish Community Center
360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Join Women's Philanthropy of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven for a fun evening of CORKED! 
Chardonnay, C…

Jan

30 2019

Questions in Jewish Music: THE BASICS

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St
New Haven, CT 06515

“Questions in Jewish Music,” a program of five January sessions, will be held at Beth El – Keser Israel on Wedn…

Jan

30 2019

“Questions in Jewish Music,” Music and the Politics of Memory

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St
New Haven, CT 06515

“Questions in Jewish Music,” a program of five January sessions, will be held at Beth El – Keser Israel on Wedn…

Jan

31 2019

Parent Education - Guilford Part 2 of 2

5:30PM - 8:30PM  

Nathanael Greene Community Center
32 Church St.
Guilford, CT 06437

The Parent Education Program is mandated by the State of Connecticut for all parents of children under 18 getting a d…