Community Calendar

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

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May 17 - May 18, 2021
Shavuot
May

16 2021

BEKI Tikun Leil Shavuot

8:00PM - 10:30PM  

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

BEKI’s annual Tikun Leil Shavuot Night of Study will be in-person in the main sanctuary. The program will begin wit…

May

16 2021

Shavuot Celebration with Temple Emanuel & PJ Library

10:00AM - 12:30PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Ave
Orange, CT 06477

Register in advance. Let's celebrate! Join us for music, games, story time and FUN with old and new fr…

May

16 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…

May

16 2021

Temple Emanuel Erev Shavuot and Confirmation Service

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Temple Emanuel Erev Shavuot and Confirmation Service welcomes Shavuot with our teen confirmands.

May

16 2021

“TIME FOR A NEW KASHRUT?” CREATING A CONTEMPORARY JEWISH FOOD ETHIC

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Congregation Or Shalom
205 Old Grassy Hill Road
Orange, CT 06477

Led by Diane Litwin
Sunday Evening, May 16th, 8-9PM
in-person
For those who wish, please request Zoom link at: coshal…

May

17 2021

BEKI Outdoor Shavuot Services

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

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

For Shavuot, one of our three major pilgrimage festivals, celebrating the giving of the Torah at Sinai, BEKI will ho…

May

18 2021

BEKI Outdoor Shavuot Services

9:30AM - 12:00PM  

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

For Shavuot, one of our three major pilgrimage festivals, celebrating the giving of the Torah at Sinai, BEKI will ho…

May

19 2021

BEKI Schmooze: artist Yael Kanarek re-gendering the Torah

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

On the day after Shavuot, which is the holiday celebrating the giving of the Torah, artist Yael Kanarek will present …

May

19 2021

Ezra Academy Board Meeting

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

 

Ezra Academy Board Meeting

May

19 2021

The recent days have been challenging. The Jewish Agency For Israel's Partnership2Gether professional and volunteer s…

May

19 2021

Interview with Dr. Siegfried Kra about his Books

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

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

Dr. Kra is the author of many books, including "Twilight in Danzig," "Dancer in the Garden," and his new release, "Ni…

May

19 2021

Israel Solidarity Gathering

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Online

 

With the recent escalation of violent attacks, the Jewish community of Greater New Haven will join together in so…

May

19 2021

The past week has seen an unprecedented wave of violence and clashes across mixed cities in Israel. Sparked by events…

May

20 2021

Register in advance. In Honor of Jewish-American and AAPI Heritage Month: A Story of Shared History & Solidarity

The…

May

20 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…

May

21 2021

BEKI Indoor Kabbalat Shabbat Service

6:00PM - 6:40PM  

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

 

 

 

 

In the sanctuary/social hall. Washrooms available. Also available on Zoom. For more information: b…

May

21 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 welcomes Shabbat with song and Torah reading.

May

22 2021

BEKI Children's Shabbat Services

10:15AM - 12:15PM  

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

If the weather looks punishing, we will cancel, but we hope to see one another outdoors as often as possible. Check t…

May

22 2021

BEKI Shabbat In-Person Service

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

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

 

 

 

 

Join us in the sanctuary/social hall, but outdoors on the 2nd Saturday (weather permitting) each mont…

May

22 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 with Rabbi Farbman on Saturday morning at 10 am. A discussion of the…