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 18, 2021
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Jan 28, 2021
Tu B'Shevat
Jan

2 2021

BEKI Children's Shabbat Services

10:15AM - 11:15AM  

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

Children's outdoor ​service​, open to families with kids of all ages​--​whoever feels like bundling up and …

Jan

2 2021

BEKI Shabbat Outdoor Service

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

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 p…

Jan

3 2021

BEKI Monthly Food Drive

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

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

First Sunday of the Month Food Collection. This drive-by food collection is in the BEKI parking lot. Call 203.671.47…

Jan

3 2021

BEKI Parashat HaShavua

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 Stah…

Jan

4 2021

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, …

Jan

5 2021

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…

Jan

6 2021

BEKI Schmooze - Judaism as a Health and Wellness Religion

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

Levi Brackman will speak on Judaism as a Health and Wellness Religion, demonstrating how traditional Jewish practice …

Jan

6 2021

 

Register in advance. Celebrate the new year with a deep dive into Jewish learning. Join us for a Lunch & Learn ex…

Jan

7 2021

Register in advance. The goal of Countering Active Threat Training (CATT) is to provide participants with a better u…

Jan

9 2021

BEKI Children's Shabbat Services

10:15AM - 11:15AM  

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

Children's outdoor ​service​, open to families with kids of all ages​--​whoever feels like bundling up and …

Jan

9 2021

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

Jan

9 2021

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…

Jan

10 2021

Register in advance. Wel­come to the first Instant Pot® cook­book to fea­ture kosher food. Jew­ish food and the …

Jan

10 2021

BEKI Parashat HaShavua with Rabbi Richard Eisenberg

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

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

 

 

 

A conversation this week with Rabbi Richard Eisenberg. BEKI offers on-line discussion/lesson on Sundays w…

Jan

10 2021

Register in advance. The goal of Countering Active Threat Training (CATT) is to provide participants with a better un…

Jan

10 2021

The People on the Beach - Journeys to Freedom after the Holocaust

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

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

 

CBJ hosts its first-ever live Zoom transatlantic interview between journalists Cindy Papish Gerber (CT) and Rosie Whi…

Jan

11 2021

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, …

Jan

11 2021

BEKI Board Meeting NEW DATE

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

BEKI Full Board meets -- date switch

Jan

13 2021

BEKI Schmooze - Traces of the Trade

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

BEKI's second racial justice film discussion will focus on the documentary Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep…

Jan

13 2021

Join us every Wednesday for a 8-week digital series featuring Chef Mike Solomonov bringing the wonders of Israel to y…

Jan

13 2021

Ezra Academy Board Meeting

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

 

Ezra Academy Board Meeting

Jan

13 2021

 

Register in advance. Celebrate the new year with a deep dive into Jewish learning. Join us for a Lunch & Learn ex…

Jan

13 2021

Who Wrote the Torah & Why Does It Matter?

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel presents a mini-course, Who Wrote the Torah & Why Does it Matter with Yale Professor Joel Baden

Jan

13 2021

Who Wrote the Torah and Why Does it Matter? with Prof. Joel Baden

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel presents a 3 week mini-course exploring "Who Wrote the Torah and Why Does It Matter?" with Prof. Joel Baden

Jan

14 2021

Erica Katz, The Boys’ Club: A Novel

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Zoom

Register in advance. Sweetbitter meets The Firm in this buzzy, page-turning debut novel—already optioned to Netf…

Jan

14 2021

State of Anti-Semitism Amidst the Pandemic

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Online

Register in advance. State of Anti-Semitism Amidst the Pandemic: Combatting Old Hatred, Seeding New Hope

As the Covi…

Jan

16 2021

BEKI Children's Shabbat Services

10:15AM - 11:15AM  

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

 

Children's outdoor ​service​, open to families with kids of all ages​--​whoever feels like bundling up and …

Jan

16 2021

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…

Jan

17 2021

2021: A Year of Criminal Justice Reform? Top 10 Trends Driving Change

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

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

 

In honor of Martin Luther King Day, Michael Lawlor, JD, nationally recognized expert on criminal justice reform, Prof…

Jan

17 2021

BEKI Parashat HaShavua with Rabbi Carl Astor

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

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

 

 

 

Rabbi Carl Astor  introducing Parshat Bo

BEKI offers on-line discussion/lesson on Sundays with guest te…

Jan

17 2021

Family Nature Walk

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Camp Laurelwood
463 Summer Hill Road
Madison, CT 06443

 

Come explore the flora & fauna at our beautiful campus and learn about the holiday of Tu B'shevat, which celebrates…

Jan

17 2021

Lisa Lillien, Hungry Girl Fast & Easy

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Zoom

Register in advance: Book Fest In Your Living Room Presents Lisa Lillien, Hungry Girl Fast & Easy

ZOOM Webinar Live…

Jan

19 2021

JCRC Meeting

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Zoom

Meeting of the Jewish Community Relations Council

Jan

19 2021

Register in advance. As a mom of four teenagers, Lisa Good an IT and Cybersecurity expert she shares her professional…

Jan

20 2021

BEKI Schmooze with Hazon

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

As we prepare for Tu BeShevat, we will learn about the work of Hazon, the Jewish Lab for Sustainability, with

Shamu…

Jan

20 2021

Join us every Wednesday for a 8-week digital series featuring Chef Mike Solomonov bringing the wonders of Israel to y…

Jan

20 2021

Foundation Board Meeting

6:00PM - 8:00PM  


360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT

 

Foundation Board Meeting

Jan

20 2021

 

Register in advance. Celebrate the new year with a deep dive into Jewish learning. Join us for a Lunch & Learn ex…

Jan

20 2021

The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) is partnering with the Jewish Broadcast Service and Jewish Insider…

Jan

20 2021

Who Wrote the Torah & Why Does It Matter?

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel presents a mini-course, Who Wrote the Torah & Why Does it Matter with Yale Professor Joel Baden

Jan

20 2021

Who Wrote the Torah and Why Does it Matter? with Prof. Joel Baden

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

 

Temple Emanuel presents a 3 week mini-course exploring "Who Wrote the Torah and Why Does It Matter?" with Prof.…

Jan

21 2021

Register in advance. Please join us for a virtual panel discussion featuring eight distinguished local healthcare lea…

Jan

23 2021

BEKI Children's Shabbat Services

10:15AM - 11:15AM  

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

Children's outdoor ​service​, open to families with kids of all ages​--​whoever feels like bundling up and …

Jan

23 2021

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…

Jan

24 2021

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

 

 

 

 

 

Rabbi Eric Silver introducing Parashat BeShalach

BEKI offers on-line discussion/lesson on Sunda…

Jan

24 2021

Heads up! It's Tu B'Shevat!

10:00AM - 10:30PM  

Zoom

Register in advance. PJ Library at Home Celebrates Tu B'Shevat!

Tu B’Shevat is considered the New Year of the Tree…

Jan

24 2021

The Gummy Shoppe!

2:00PM - 3:00PM  

Chabad of Westville Via Zoom

 

Healthy body, healthy soul. Make your own fruity Tu B'Shvat gummies by infusing the delicious treats with natural jui…

Jan

25 2021

BEKI Executive Boad NEW DATE

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

BEKI Executive Board Meeting

Jan

25 2021

Blood Drive at BEKI

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

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

The need is great.  Includes antibody testing. Children and non-donor guests not permitted.  Separate entry and ex…

Jan

26 2021

Register in advance. During the week of Tu B’Shvat, join Federation for Jewish Philanthropy of Upper Fairfield Cou…

Jan

26 2021

Register in advance. As a mom of four teenagers, Lisa Good an IT and Cybersecurity expert she shares her professional…

Jan

27 2021

BEKI Tu Beshevat Schmooze with URI

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

Continuing BEKI's celebration of Tu Beshevat, we will talk with Caroline Scanlon from New Haven’s Urban Resources I…

Jan

27 2021

Join us every Wednesday for a 8-week digital series featuring Chef Mike Solomonov bringing the wonders of Israel to y…

Jan

27 2021

Scott Turow, The Last Trial

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Zoom

Register in advance. Book Fest In Your Living Room Presents Scott Turow, The Last Trial: A Novel

ZOOM Webinar Auth…

Jan

27 2021

 

Register in advance. Celebrate the new year with a deep dive into Jewish learning. Join us for a Lunch & Learn ex…

Jan

27 2021

Who Wrote the Torah & Why Does It Matter?

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel presents a mini-course, Who Wrote the Torah & Why Does it Matter with Yale Professor Joel Baden

Jan

27 2021

Who Wrote the Torah and Why Does it Matter? with Prof. Joel Baden

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel presents a 3 week mini-course exploring "Who Wrote the Torah and Why Does It Matter?" with Prof. Joel Baden

Jan

27 2021

Zikaron BaSalon

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Register in advance. "Zikaron BaSalon", meaning "remembrance in the living room" in Hebrew, is an imitative which sta…

Jan

27 2021

jHaven Virtual Tu Bishevat Seder

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Zoom

Register in advance. Join jHaven for a special virtual “seder” to celebrate Tu Bishevat, the Jewish “new year …

Jan

30 2021

BEKI Children's Shabbat Services

10:15AM - 11:15AM  

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

Children's outdoor ​service​, open to families with kids of all ages​--​whoever feels like bundling up and …

Jan

30 2021

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…

Jan

31 2021

Atlanta Author Series: Gabrielle Glaser

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Zoom

Register in advance. Book Fest In Your Living Room Presents Gabrielle Glaser, American Baby: A Mother, a Child, and …

Jan

31 2021

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 introducing Parashat Yitro

BEKI offers on-line discussion/lesson on Sundays with guest teache…