Community Calendar

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

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Oct 8, 2019
Erev Yom Kippur
Oct 9, 2019
Yom Kippur
Oct 13, 2019
Erev Sukkot
Oct 14, 2019
Columbus Day
Oct 20, 2019
Sukkot
Oct 21, 2019
Shmini Atzeret
Oct 22, 2019
Simchat Torah
Oct

2 2019

"Jewish Emancipation Across Five Centuries" a panel discussion

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Comparative Literature Library, Bingham Hall
300 College Street
8th Floor
New Haven, CT 06511

A PANEL DISCUSSION on the new book "Jewish Emancipation Across Five Centuries" by Prof. David Sorkin (Lucy G. Moses P…

Oct

3 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 explore…

Oct

3 2019

PJ Library High Holiday Story & Songs

11:00AM - 11:45AM  

Stacey Battat
67 Park St
Guilford, , CT 06437

Welcome the High Holidays with PJ Library and Friends through story, song, apples & honey. All ages welcome. Free event

Oct

6 2019

Family Good Deeds & Dunes Day at Walnut Beach

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Stacey Battat
Walnut Beach, Milford
Milford, CT 06497

Join PJ Library friends to Explore marine & plant life and how to preserve it while doing good deeds with your…

Oct

6 2019

Family Fun Day at the J

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Come to the J for a free, fun-filled day with your family. Activities will include a craft in the MakerSpace, open sw…

Oct

6 2019

The community at large is invited to this important talk about hereditary cancer genetic testing. Presenters are Rach…

Oct

10 2019

Bagels and Babies

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

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

Children ages 2-4 are invited to join us with their grown ups to learn the very basics of cooking. Children will get …

Oct

10 2019

Stylin' the Sukkah

5:30PM - 7:00PM  

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

Join Friends, Family, and other members of the JCC to help decorate our Sukkah. There will be a dairy meal available …

Oct

10 2019

jHaven Kick-Off Happy Hour at The Sitting Room

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

The Sitting Room @ mActivity
285 Nicoll St
New Haven, CT 06511

Details TBA

Oct

12 2019

BBYO Connecticut Valley Region Fall Kickoff

8:30PM - 11:00PM  

Quassy Amusement Park

Middlebury, CT

Start your year off right, and join BBYO Connecticut Valley Region on October 12th from 8:30pm-11:00pm for a night of…

Oct

13 2019

PJ Library Sukkah Sensation with Temple Emanuel

9:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Emanuel
261 Derby Ave
150 Derby Ave,
Orange, CT 06477

Enjoy the festivities of Sukkot through stories, songs, movement, a craft and snacks with Temple Emanuel…

Oct

14 2019

Columbus Day

12:00AM - 11:55PM  



Many countries in the New World and elsewhere celebrate the anniversary of Christopher Columbus' arrival in the A…

Oct

14 2019

PJ Library Sukkah Sensation with Congregation Mishkan Israel

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Stacey Battat
785 Ridge Rd
Hamden, CT 06517

Enjoy the festivities of Sukkot through stories, songs, movement, a craft and snacks with Cong Mishkan Israell friends.

Oct

14 2019

BEKI’s annual Family Sukka Hop

3:00PM - 5:30PM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St
New Haven, CT 06515

BEKI’s annual Family Sukka Hop, an invitation to a succession of sukka parties in Westville, is on Columbus Day, Mo…

Oct

16 2019

BEKI Pizza in the Hut

6:30AM - 8:00PM  

BEKI
85 Harrison St at Whalley Avenue
New Haven, CT 06515

The annual Pizza in the Hut [pizza dinner in the BEKI Sukkah], including non-dairy and gluten free pizza options. $10…

Oct

16 2019

The Towers Annual Meeting

8:30AM - 10:00AM  

The Towers
18 TOWER LN
NEW HAVEN, CT 06519-1764

Please join us as we celebrate our residents, volunteers, donors, Board of Directors. We'll reflect on the successes …

Oct

16 2019

"Pizza in the Hut" Sukkot Dinner and Sustainability Discussion

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

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

JCC of Greater New Haven invites you to celebrate Sukkot with Pizza in the Hut! Join us Wednesday, Oct. 16 from 6-7 P…

Oct

16 2019

Ezra Academy Board Meeting

6:30PM - 9:00PM  

Ezra Academy
75 Rimmon Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Executive Committee - 6.30
Full Board - 7.30
Ezra Academy Youth Lounge

Oct

16 2019

Magevet in Concert

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

Charles Garner Concert Hall
(Engelman Hall C112) at Southern CT State University

This premier Jewish a cappella singing group has performed around the world for more than 25 years. These undergradua…

Oct

17 2019

Women’s Philanthropy Lion & Pomegranates Dinner

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Private home

Woodbridge, CT

Details TBA

Oct

20 2019

Camp Laurelwood S'mores & Tours

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Camp Laurelwood
463 Summer Hill Road
Madison, CT 06443

Enjoy a guided tour of camp
Visit the lakes, pools and programming spaces
See and explore the living spaces
Meet the …

Oct

23 2019

Jewish Author Series: Kitty Zeldis, "Not Our Kind"

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

With echoes of Rules of Civility and The Boston Girl, a compelling and thought-provoking novel set in postwar New Yor…

Oct

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 explore…

Oct

24 2019

Senior Day at the J: Mitzvah Meetup

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

Join us for lunch and conversation in the Terrace Room, followed by an opportunity to do a good deed. We will be work…

Oct

24 2019

The Paula Hyman Memorial Lecture

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Comparative Literature Library
Bingham Hall, 8th Floor
300 College St.
New Haven, CT 06511

Lila Corwin Berman is Professor of History at Temple University, where she holds the Murray Friedman Chair of…

Oct

24 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

Oct

27 2019

Community-Wide Mega Event: An Evening with the Stars

7:00PM - 9:30PM  

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

Join us for this exciting event to kick off our 2020 Annual Campaign which sustains Jewish life here, in Israel, and …

Oct

28 2019

JCC Board of Directors Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Monthly Meeting of Board of Directors

Oct

29 2019

Foundation Investment Meeting

5:30PM - 7:00PM  

JCC
360 AMITY RD
JEWISH FOUNDATION
WOODBRIDGE, CT 06525

Foundation Investment Meeting

Oct

30 2019

Red Barn Pop Up Boutique

9:00AM - 2:00PM  

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

Join us for our very first Pop Up Boutique! In collaboration with The Red Barn of Woodbridge, we are bringing conveni…