Community Calendar

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

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To submit changes or updates to an event, email marketing@jewishnewhaven.org.

Feb 15, 2021
Presidents Day
Feb 26, 2021
Purim
Feb

1 2021

 

On zoom or at JCC building

Feb

1 2021

to
Feb

7 2021

Register in advance. They Ain’t Ready For Me is the story of Tamar Manasseh, an African American rabbinical student…

Feb

1 2021

to
Feb

2 2021

Virtual Mission to Washington

12:00AM  

Online

Register in advance. Join us for our first-ever national Jewish Virtual Mission to Washington. Be among the first in…

Feb

2 2021

 

Join us online as we get ready to for Spring. Hear cooking ideas and recipes from our Executive Chef.

Feb

3 2021

BEKI Schmooze with author Gavriel Savit

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

Gavriel Savit, a former BEKI member now relocated to Illinois, will talk about his newest young adult novel, The Way…

Feb

3 2021

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

Feb

3 2021

Register in advance. Join other Shalom Baby and PJ Library moms to learn and practice simple conditioning exercises …

Feb

3 2021

 

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

Feb

5 2021

TE Family Shabbat Service

6:30PM - 7:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel hosts a monthly Family Shabbat Service on the first Friday of the month.

Feb

5 2021

TE Family Shabbat Service

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel hosts a monthly Family Shabbat Service on the first Friday of the month.

Feb

6 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 …

Feb

6 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-person participants must…

Feb

7 2021

 

The Ratline: The Exalted Life and Mysterious Death of a Nazi Fugitive by Philippe Sands

 

Register in advance. Fro…

Feb

7 2021

BEKI Parashat HaShavua with Prof. Steven Fraade

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

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

Steven Fraade introducing Parashat Mishpatim (Shabbat Sheqalim)

BEKI offers on-line discussion/lesson on Sundays wit…

Feb

7 2021

Story Hour pre-school Sunday morning Program at Temple Emanuel

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Ave
Orange, CT 06477

 

Preschool “Story Hour” for students (ages 3-5) and their parents meets once a week on Sundays, 10 – 11 am. An i…

Feb

8 2021

Register in advance. The Newish Jewish Encyclopedia by Mark Oppenheimer, Stephanie Butnick & Liel Leiboitz 

Named…

Feb

8 2021

to
Feb

14 2021

Register in advance. Shared Legacies touches on the historical ties between Black and Jewish Americans began long bef…

Feb

10 2021

BEKI Schmooze with Steve Werlin / DESK

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

Steve Werlin, executive director of Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen [DESK] will talk about feeding people during this …

Feb

10 2021

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

Feb

10 2021

Ezra Academy Board Meeting

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

 

Ezra Academy Board Meeting

Feb

10 2021

Register in advance. Join other Shalom Baby and PJ Library moms to learn and practice simple conditioning exercises …

Feb

10 2021

Temple Emanuel Art Talk

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel presents an art talk with our members Karen Sabbath and Laurie Fried.

Feb

10 2021

 

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

Feb

10 2021

Virtual Caregiver Support Group

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Virtual on ZOOM

During this time of social distancing, JFS is conducting a virtual caregiver support group. If you are on the journey…

Feb

11 2021

Register in advance. Please join us for an Introduction to the Nonprofit Security Grant Program, hosted by our partne…

Feb

11 2021

Journey Through Grief Support Group

11:30AM - 12:30PM  

Virtual on ZOOM

If you are an older adult who is grieving the loss of a spouse or significant other and would like support and guidan…

Feb

11 2021

Led by Barry Zaret MD
Barry Zaret's third book of poetry A House of Many Rooms will be published in 2021. Dr. Zaret w…

Feb

12 2021

Temple Emanuel Kabbalat Shabbat Service

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel Kabbalat Shabbat Service takes place on Friday at 7:30 pm via Zoom and non interactive livestream.…

Feb

13 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 …

Feb

13 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@b…

Feb

14 2021

BEKI Parashat HaShavua with Jonathan Mohr

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

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

Jon Mohr in Jerusalem introducing Parashat Teruma (Shabbat Zakhor)

BEKI offers on-line discussion/lesson on Sundays…

Feb

14 2021

Story Hour pre-school Sunday morning Program at Temple Emanuel

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Ave
Orange, CT 06477

 

Preschool “Story Hour” for students (ages 3-5) and their parents meets once a week on Sundays, 10 – 11 am. An i…

Feb

15 2021

BEKI Board meets

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

BEKI Board meets (originally date for Executive Board, but this will be a full board meeting via Zoom)

Feb

15 2021

to
Feb

21 2021

Register in advance. Why the Jews? spotlights the stunning accomplishments of the Jews and raises a question no film …

Feb

16 2021

Register in advance. Tel Aviv International Salon presents the Election Series: New Hope Chairman & Prime Minister C…

Feb

16 2021

 

Federation Board of Directors

Feb

17 2021

BEKI Schmooze: Georgetown University atones for its past

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

Georgetown University history professors Adam Rothman and Marcia Chatelain will lead a discussion about their univers…

Feb

17 2021

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

Feb

17 2021

Register in advance. Join other Shalom Baby and PJ Library moms to learn and practice simple conditioning exercises …

Feb

17 2021

 

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

Feb

18 2021

From BRCA to Tay-Sachs: How Genetic Testing Saves Lives

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

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

B'nai Jacob hosts JScreen, a national, non-profit initiative based at Emory University, to learn about the history of…

Feb

19 2021

Temple Emanuel Kabbalat Shabbat with Torah Service

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel Kabbalat Shabbat with Torah Service takes place on Friday at 7:30 pm via Zoom and non interactive…

Feb

20 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 …

Feb

20 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-person parti…

Feb

20 2021

Temple Emanuel Shabbat Morning Torah Study

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel Shabbat morning Torah Study takes place this Saturday morning at 10 am via Zoom Contact Temple…

Feb

20 2021

Join Temple Beth David for a virtual Tot Shabbat featuring stories, songs, and a special craft to do at home. Ideal f…

Feb

21 2021

BEKI Parashat HaShavua with Becky Seashore May

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

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

Becky Seashore May introducing Parashat Tetsave

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

Feb

21 2021

CBJ: "Game Changer: How the Abraham Accords Alter the Middle East"

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

Herb Keinon, senior contributing editor and analyst for the Jerusalem Post, looks at how the Abraham Accords alter th…

Feb

21 2021

Story Hour pre-school Sunday morning Program at Temple Emanuel

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Ave
Orange, CT 06477

 

Preschool “Story Hour” for students (ages 3-5) and their parents meets once a week on Sundays, 10 – 11 am. An i…

Feb

22 2021

to
Feb

28 2021

Register in advance. An all-star cast tells the inside story of the Broadway theater and how it came back from the b…

Feb

23 2021

Register in advance. Come together with JDC for a three-part virtual journey to Israel featuring stunning nature vie…

Feb

23 2021

EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Please check back for a new date for this event.

Register in advance. Join local food expe…

Feb

23 2021

Join us for a virtual hamantaschen demonstration and meaningful conversation at zoom.tbdcheshire.org.

Feb

24 2021

 

10th Beckerman Film Series Antisemitism & Racism Discussion using the following films for emphasis:


They Ain't Read…

Feb

24 2021

How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need by Bill Gates

 

Register in a…

Feb

24 2021

BEKI presents comedian Rabbi Bob Alper

8:00PM - 9:30PM  

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

BEKI is starting Purim festivities a day early with comedian Rabbi Bob Alper. You might have heard his jokes on Siriu…

Feb

24 2021

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

Feb

24 2021

Register in advance. Join other Shalom Baby and PJ Library moms to learn and practice simple conditioning exercises …

Feb

24 2021

Feb

24 2021

Virtual Caregiver Support Group

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Virtual on ZOOM

During this time of social distancing, JFS is conducting a virtual caregiver support group. If you are on the journey…

Feb

25 2021

BEKI Purim Costume Parade and Car-Nival

4:00PM - 5:30PM  

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

Families are invited to an OUTDOOR Costume Parade and Car-Nival. Drop by at any time to show off your costume, either…

Feb

25 2021

Journey Through Grief Support Group

11:30AM - 12:30PM  

Virtual on ZOOM

If you are an older adult who is grieving the loss of a spouse or significant other and would like support and guidan…

Feb

25 2021

Purim Night at BEKI

6:30PM - 7:30PM  

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

Purim Megilla Reading (Zoom & Live in Sanctuary)

email office@beki.org for the Zoom link

Seating is limited for t…

Feb

25 2021

Join Temple Beth David of Cheshire for the time honored tradition of a Purim spiel. Link: zoom.tbdcheshire.org

Feb

25 2021

Join Temple Beth David of Cheshire for a fun Purim spiel. Link: zoom.tbdcheshire.org

Feb

25 2021

Call our office at 203-245-7028 or email office@tbtshoreline.org to receive a Zoom link.

Feb

25 2021

Feb

25 2021

Register in advance. Professional Advisor Event - Why Ask Why: Adding Value and Values to Your Client Relationships …

Feb

26 2021

BEKI Purim Megillah reading

7:00AM - 8:00AM  

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

Purim Megilla Reading via Zoom (& in the sanctuary)

for the Zoom link, email office@beki.org

 
 
Feb

26 2021

Chabad of Westville Purim Holiday Amenities

9:30AM - 11:30AM  


224 W Rock Ave
New Haven, CT

Please drop by our lawn at 224 W Rock Ave anytime between 9:30-11:30 am and we'll be sure to pack you up with a…

Feb

26 2021

Call our office at 203-245-7028 or email office@tbtshoreline.org to receive a Zoom link.

Feb

26 2021

Temple Emanuel Kabbalat Shabbat Service & Purim Celebration

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel Kabbalat Shabbat Service and Purim celebration takes place on this Friday at 7:30 pm via Zoom and…

Feb

26 2021

Megillah reading in person and zoom.
For zoom link call 203-389-9513

Feb

27 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 …

Feb

27 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-person parti…

Feb

27 2021

Temple Emanuel Shabbat Morning Torah Study

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel Shabbat morning Torah Study takes place this Saturday morning at 10 am via Zoom Contact Temple…

Feb

28 2021

BEKI Parashat HaShavua

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

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

Nadav Sela introducing Parashat Ki Tisa (Shabbat Para)   

BEKI offers on-line discussion/lesson on Sundays with gu…

Feb

28 2021

Carnival Drive-Thru Purim

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth Shalom Rodfe Zedek
55 East Kings Hwy.
Chester, CT

No advance registration required. Free event. Win prizes playing your favorite CARnival games! Costumes encouraged. A…

Feb

28 2021

Story Hour pre-school Sunday morning Program at Temple Emanuel

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Ave
Orange, CT 06477

 

Preschool “Story Hour” for students (ages 3-5) and their parents meets once a week on Sundays, 10 – 11 am. An i…