Community Calendar

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

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Nov 11, 2020
Veterans Day
Nov 26, 2020
Thanksgiving Day
Nov

1 2020

BEKI Monthly Food Drive

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

         The monthly drive-by food collection in the BEKI parking lot. Please provide non-perishable food (cans …

Nov

1 2020

BEKI Parashat HaShavua with Rabbi Eric Silver

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

BEKI offers on-line discussion/lesson on Sundays with guest teachers (Steven Fraade, Carl Astor, Nanette Stahl, Nada…

Nov

1 2020

Community-wide Mega Event

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Zoom

Register in advance. You are invited to an interactive, fun experience for the whole family! It's an exclusive expe…

Nov

1 2020

The Fortunoff Video Archive will host an online event marking the publication of a special issue of the Journal of…

Nov

2 2020

A Bride for One Night, Taught by Rabbi Rona Shapiro

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Jacob

In her engaging book, A Bride for the Night, Ruth Calderon rewrites Talmudic tales as richly imagined short stories, …

Nov

2 2020

 

Join Rachel Scolnic, LMSW and Hannah Leiterman, LCSW from Jewish Family Service of Greater New Haven for a Zoom works…

Nov

2 2020

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Nov

9 2020

Jewish Foundation Investment Meeting

5:30PM - 7:30PM  


360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

 

Jewish Foundation Investment Meeting

Nov

3 2020

BEKI Tehillim-Psalms Study Group

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

Throughout the generations, Psalms have been recited in times of trouble. Prof. Corinne Blackmer leads a weekly Psalm…

Nov

4 2020

BEKI USY vs. Chess Master James Eade

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

Watch as BEKI high school seniors Noam Benson-Tilsen and Aaron Bruce take on James Eade, best known for the books …
Nov

4 2020

Join us to learn more about our Montessori Kindergarten program! RSVP to info@ezraacademyct.org to get the zoom link.

Nov

5 2020

Never is Now

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Never is Now is ADL’s Annual Summit on Anti-Semitism and Hate to be held in NYC

Nov

6 2020

Register in advance. Experts across the political spectrum & beyond agree: the stakes of the upcoming election are a…

Nov

7 2020

BEKI Children's Shabbat Services

10:15AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

As long as the weather allows, BEKI families will gather for outdoor Shabbat services in the BEKI courtyard. Children…

Nov

7 2020

BEKI Shabbat Outdoor Service

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Planning to attend, or want info? Contact bekietefilla@gmail.com or jjtilsen@b…

Nov

7 2020

Ezra Academy Drive-In Movie Event

12:00AM  


75 Rimmon Road
Woodbridge, CT

Please email jkhazak@ezraacademyct.org for more details.

Nov

8 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival In Your Living Room Presents Natan Sharansky and Gil Troy, Never Alone

ZOOM Webin…

Nov

8 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival In Your Living Room Presents Joan Lunden, Why Did I Come Into This Room? A Candid …

Nov

8 2020

BEKI Parashat HaShavua with Nadav Sela

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

 

BEKI offers on-line discussion/lesson on Sundays with guest teachers (Steven Fraade, Carl Astor, Nanette Stahl, …

Nov

8 2020

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Nov

19 2020

ADL Virtual Never Is Now

9:00AM - 3:00PM  

Join thousands of experts, community and business leaders, students and concerned community members by taking part in…

Nov

9 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival In Your Living Room Presents Esther Safran Foer, I Want You to Know We’re Still …

Nov

9 2020

A Bride for One Night, Taught by Rabbi Rona Shapiro

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Jacob

In her engaging book, A Bride for the Night, Ruth Calderon rewrites Talmudic tales as richly imagined short stories, …

Nov

9 2020

Register in advance for this virtual look into the famour Ruth Bader Ginsburg!

This Special Exhibitions Gallery is…

Nov

10 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival In Your Living Room Presents Florence Adler Swims Again & Kristin Harmel, The Los…

Nov

10 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival In Your Living Room Presents Dale Berra, My Dad, Yogi

ZOOM Webinar Author Talk + …

Nov

10 2020

BEKI Tehillim-Psalms Study Group

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

Throughout the generations, Psalms have been recited in times of trouble. Prof. Corinne Blackmer leads a weekly Psalm…

Nov

11 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival in your Living Room presents John Grisham, A Time for Mercy

Zoom Author Talk + Q …

Nov

11 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival In Your Living Room Presents Cameron Douglas, Long Way Home

ZOOM Webinar Author T…

Nov

11 2020

BEKI Film Discussion: “I Am Not Your Negro"

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

Launching BEKI’s film and discussion series about race, we’ll discuss the film “I Am Not Your Negro,” a 2016…

Nov

11 2020

Ezra Academy Board Meeting

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

 

Ezra Academy Board Meeting

Nov

12 2020

Register in advance. Book Fest In Your Living Room Presents Michael Oren, The Night Archer and Other Stories

ZOOM W…

Nov

12 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival In Your Living Room Presents Jim McCloskey and Philip Lerman When the Truth is All…

Nov

12 2020

Register in advance. CMES Lecture: Family Papers, a Sephardic Journey Through the Twentieth Century

 

Event descri…

Nov

12 2020

 

Enhance your immune system, respiratory system & endocrine system health. Experience the power of a Symphony of Cells…

Nov

13 2020

"A Jewish Woman in Cairo Exploring the Ancient Judeo-Arabic Culture"

7:15PM - 9:15PM  

Temple Beth Tikvah
196 Durham Road
Madison, CT 06443

Temple Beth Tikvah Scholar-in-Residence weekend. Shabbat Services will include a lecture by Michelle Paymar about…

Nov

13 2020

Register in advance. In keeping with bringing Israel to our communities, join the 2016-17 SNEC Israeli Emissaries as…

Nov

14 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival In Your Living Room Presents Lawrence Wright, The End of October: A Novel

ZOOM We…

Nov

14 2020

BEKI Children's Shabbat Services

10:15AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

As long as the weather allows, BEKI families will gather for outdoor Shabbat services in the BEKI courtyard. Children…

Nov

14 2020

BEKI Shabbat Outdoor Service

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Planning to attend, or want info? Contact bekietefilla@gmail.com or jjtilsen@beki.org

Nov

14 2020

From Cairo to the Cloud

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Beth Tikvah
196 Durham Road
Madison, CT 06443

TBT Scholar-in-Residence weekend. A screening of the film, "From Cairo to the Cloud" about the world of the Cairo…

Nov

15 2020

 

Register in advance. Let’s take advantage of the warmer weather! We’ll meet at the park & make Hanukkah cards for…

Nov

15 2020

Register in advance and join us for our annual community-wide Kristallnacht Commemoration, on Zoom! 

 

This year,…

Nov

15 2020

BEKI Parashat HaShavua with Prof. Steven Fraade

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

BEKI offers on-line discussion/lesson on Sundays with guest teachers (Steven Fraade, Carl Astor, Nanette Stahl, Nada…

Nov

15 2020

 

Please join the Jewish Genealogical Society of Connecticut for the First Annual Marcia Indianer Meyers Memorial…

Nov

15 2020

Masa Gap Year Virtual Fair

12:00AM  

Online

Save the date. Pre-register today. 

Considering a gap year? Now's the perfect time to go for it!

Join Masa Israel…

Nov

16 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival In Your Living Room Presents Ariel Sabar, Veritas: A Harvard Professor, A Con Man,…

Nov

16 2020

A Bride for One Night, Taught by Rabbi Rona Shapiro

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Jacob

In her engaging book, A Bride for the Night, Ruth Calderon rewrites Talmudic tales as richly imagined short stories, …

Nov

16 2020

BEKI Executive Board meets

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

BEKI Executive Board meets

Nov

16 2020

Ezra Parents and Clinical Psychologists Daryn David and Eli Lebowitz will make a brief presentation and then take you…

Nov

16 2020

 

Register in advance for this FREE Virtual Interactive Workshop via Zoom

 

Somatic Movement Education can help you…

Nov

17 2020

BEKI Tehillim-Psalms Study Group

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

Throughout the generations, Psalms have been recited in times of trouble. Prof. Corinne Blackmer leads a weekly Psalm…

Nov

17 2020

 

Federation Board of Directors Meeting

Nov

18 2020

BEKI Schmooze with Mayor Justin Elicker

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

New Haven's Mayor will speak about the city and answer questions.

Just ask if you would like the Zoom link.

Nov

18 2020

Virtual Caregiver Support Group

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

 

Virtual Caregiver Support Group

During this time of social distancing, JFS is conducting a virtual caregiver support g…

Nov

18 2020

 

The Yale Program for the Study of Antisemitism (YPSA) and the Whitney Humanities Center invites you to their fall lec…

Nov

19 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival In Your Living Room Presents Alan Zweibel, My Life Helping People Be Funnier.

 …

Nov

19 2020

 

Enhance your immune system, respiratory system & endocrine system health. Experience the power of a Symphony of Cells…

Nov

20 2020

Register in advance. Book Fest In Your Living Room Presents Mimi Lemay, What We Will Become: A Mother, Son, and a Jou…

Nov

21 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival in your Living Room presents Rachel Bloom, I Want to Be Where the Normal People A…

Nov

21 2020

BEKI Children's Shabbat Services

10:15AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

As long as the weather allows, BEKI families will gather for outdoor Shabbat services in the BEKI courtyard. Children…

Nov

21 2020

BEKI Shabbat Outdoor Service

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

 

 

 

 

 

Planning to attend, or want info? Contact bekietefilla@gmail.com or jjtilsen@beki.org

In-pers…

Nov

21 2020

Tot Shabbat with Temple Beth David

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

 

Join us for a Virtual Tot Shabbat featuring stories, songs, and a special craft to do at home. For toddlers through 7…

Nov

22 2020

Register in advance. Book Festival In Your Living Room Presents Melissa Clark, Kid in the Kitchen: 100 Recipes and Ti…

Nov

22 2020

Register in advance. Book Fest In Your Living Room Presents David Baldacci, Daylight: An Atlee Pine Thriller

ZOOM W…

Nov

22 2020

BEKI Parashat HaShavua with Nanette Stahl

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

Nanette Stahl, PhD is the Joseph and Ceil Mazer Librarian for Judaic Studies at Yale's Sterling Memorial Library.

BE…

Nov

22 2020

BEKI USY SocialAction/Tikkun Olam Event: Packing Thanksgiving Food Baskets

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

BEKI USY will pack Thanksgiving baskets for food insecure families. This event is held in partnership with CCA Inc., …

Nov

22 2020

JTE Takes a Hike on Sleeping Giant

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Sleeping Giant State Park
200 Mt Carmel Ave.
Hamden, CT

Register in advance. JTE, Greater New Haven's Jewish Teen Education program is partnering with Hazon's Vision Ride 20…

Nov

23 2020

A Bride for One Night, Taught by Rabbi Rona Shapiro

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Jacob

In her engaging book, A Bride for the Night, Ruth Calderon rewrites Talmudic tales as richly imagined short stories, …

Nov

24 2020

BEKI Tehillim-Psalms Study Group

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

Throughout the generations, Psalms have been recited in times of trouble. Prof. Corinne Blackmer leads a weekly Psalm…

Nov

26 2020

 

Thanksgiving, or Thanksgiving Day, is a holiday celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday in November. …

Nov

26 2020

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Nov

29 2020

PJ Library Pop-Up Story Walk

6:00AM - 6:00PM  

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

Enjoy Thanksgiving family fun as you take a story walk through the JCC Walking Trail. As you walk, you can read PJ L…

Nov

27 2020

BEKI Thanksgiving Lunch

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

Since BEKI folks miss sitting down for Shabbat lunch together, this event will be a virtual lunch together via BEKI Zoom.

Nov

28 2020

BEKI Children's Shabbat Services

10:15AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

As long as the weather allows, BEKI families will gather for outdoor Shabbat services in the BEKI courtyard. Children…

Nov

28 2020

BEKI Shabbat Outdoor Service

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

 

 

 

Planning to attend, or want info? Contact bekietefilla@gmail.com or jjtilsen@beki.org

In-person parti…

Nov

29 2020

BEKI Parashat HaShavua NOT MEETING

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel (BEKI)
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

Please join us when we resume next week. 

Nov

29 2020

Community Bike Ride on the Farmington Canal Trail

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

New Haven Green

Come out for a fun, safe, and supported bike ride! New Haven is partnering with Hazon's 2020 Vision Rides to build…

Nov

30 2020

A Bride for One Night, Taught by Rabbi Rona Shapiro

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Jacob

In her engaging book, A Bride for the Night, Ruth Calderon rewrites Talmudic tales as richly imagined short stories, …