Community Calendar

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

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Mar 11, 2017
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Mar

1 2017

Westville Synagogue University presents Herbert Block

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Westville Synagogue
74 West Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06515

Lecture sponsored by Westville Synagogue's Adult Education Program.
Herbert Block, U.S. Commission for the Preservati…

Mar

2 2017

Couples Cooking Series

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

The Westville Synagogue
74 W. Prospect St.
New Haven, CT 06515

Take a monthly date night with your sweetheart! The MILLA Project’s husband and wife team, Lara and Sahar Yahav wil…

Mar

2 2017

Kosher Wine Tasting and Sale

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

Just in time for Passover! With a pre-eminent NY kosher wine distributor. Learn about California, French and Israeli …

Mar

3 2017

First Friday @Orchard Street Shul- Kabbalat Shabbat and Sushi & Shots

5:30PM - 8:00PM  

Orchard Street Shul
232 Orchard Street
New Haven, CT 06511

The first Friday of each month is First Friday at the Orchard Street Shul- Congregation Beth Israel. Come participate…

Mar

3 2017

Shabbat Across America at CBSRZ

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth Shalom Rodfe Zedek
55 East Kings Highway
Chester, CT 06412

Whether you celebrate Shabbat regularly or want to learn how to enrich your home Shabbat celebration, all are invited…

Mar

3 2017

Shabbat Across America " A Taste of Shabbat"

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

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

Shabbat Across America, March 3, 2017 All Are Welcome to Celebrate Shabbat Across America "A TASTE OF SHABBAT!" Come…

Mar

4 2017

Ezra Academy Celebration

7:00AM - 10:00PM  

Ezra Academy
75 rimmon road
woodbridge, CT 06525

Join Ezra Academy in their annual celebration.

Mar

5 2017

Books & Bagels with Abigail Pogrebin

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Beth Shalom Rodfe Zedek
55 East Kings Highway
Chester, CT 06412

Congregation Beth Shalom Rodfe Zedek (Chester) welcomes author Abigail Pogrebin on Sunday, March 5th to speak as a pa…

Mar

5 2017

Congregational Meeting: Envision the Future of TBT

9:30AM - 11:45AM  

Temple Beth Tikvah
196 Durham Rd.
Madison, CT 06443

Join a congregational conversation at Temple Beth Tikvah as they consider their mission, vision for the future and…

Mar

5 2017

Temple Beth Tikvah Congregational Meeting

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Beth Tikvah
Temple Beth Tikvah
196 Durham Road
Madison, CT 06443

A conversation for Temple members to envision our future 40 years.

Mar

5 2017

Images of Aging from Adam to Ruth Bader Ginsberg

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation B'nai Jacob

75 Rimmon Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

Becca Levy, PhD of Yale will present research on how positive and negative images of aging influence the health and w…

Mar

5 2017

Images of Aging from Adam to Ruth Bader Ginsberg

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

Dr. Becca Levy will present her research on how both positive and negative images of aging can influence the health a…

Mar

5 2017

Mitzvah Day March 5

10:00AM - 4:00PM  

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Mar

5 2017

Paint n' Sip

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

SUNDAY, MARCH 5, 2017, 2-4 PM "PAINT N' SIP" I! ESCAPE WINTER WITHOUT BOARDING A PLANE! ...by painting a warm…

Mar

5 2017

Paint n' Sip

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

SUNDAY, MARCH 5, 2017, 2-4 PM "PAINT N' SIP" I! ESCAPE WINTER WITHOUT BOARDING A PLANE! ...by painting a warm…

Mar

6 2017

Foundation Board Meeting

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

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

Jewish Foundation Board Meeting.

Mar

6 2017

Zohar: Kabbalah, Part 2

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Jacob
75 Rimmon Road
Woodbridge, CT

Rabbi Rona Shapiro will teach this class. We will delve into this amazing, wild and mysterious book and gain an under…

Mar

7 2017

Women's Philanthropy Winter Warm Up

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Manjares
838 Whalley Avenue
New Haven, CT 06515

Cozy up with Women's Philanthropy for dessert tastings, hot drinks and a signature cocktail to sweeten your week!

Mar

7 2017

Israeli Dance Class

7:30PM - 10:15PM  

Congregation Beth-El Keser
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT

Contact instructor, Leng at 203.912.4086. Leng has over 22 years of teaching experience. Besides the New Haven…

Mar

8 2017

ADL Connecticut Board Meeting and Insider Briefing

Mar

8 2017

Tower One/Tower East Board of Directors Meeting

6:30PM - 8:00PM  

Tower One/Tower East
18 Tower Lane
New Haven, CT 06519

Tower One/Tower East's Board of Directors generally meets on the second Wednesday of every month.

Mar

8 2017

Ezra Academy Board of Directors Meeting

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Ezra Academy Classroom - TBD

Ezra Academy Board of Directors meeting

Mar

8 2017

Parenting Pointers

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

JCC Multi-purpose Room
4 Reseach Drive
Woodbridge, CT 06525

School and College Accommodations for Children with Special Needs

Education Attorney, Amy Vatner, will offer tact…

Mar

9 2017

Holocaust Proclamation Signing Ceremony

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Tower One / Tower East
18 Tower Lane
New Haven, CT 06515

Mar

11 2017

Erev Purim Service and Megillah Reading @ Congregation Mishkan Isreal

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Sarah Legassey
785 Ridge Road
Hamden, CT 06517

Mishkan Israel is known for its whimsical entertaining accounts of the Book of Esther. Past themes include the Megill…

Mar

11 2017

Purim in China at Chanad of Orange Woodbridge

7:30PM - 10:30PM  

Chabad of Orange Woodbridge
261 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Enjoy a delicious Chinese Buffet dinner, Hear The Megillah, Music & L’chaims and an outrageous evening of comedy…

Mar

12 2017

CBSRZ Purim Spiel and Carnival

9:30AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth Shalom Rodfe Zedek
55 East Kings Highway
Chester, CT 06412

Congregation Beth Shalom Rodfe Zedek (Chester) will hold it's annual kids Purim Spiel and Carnival on Sunday, March 1…

Mar

12 2017

Family Purim Fun

9:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Emanuel
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Family Purim Celebration

Mar

12 2017

Purim Carnival @ Congregation Mishkan Israel

9:30AM - 12:00PM  

Sarah Legassey
785 Ridge Road
Hamden, CT 06517

On Sunday, March 12, Congregation Mishkan Israel will be holding its annual Purim Carnival at 9:30 a.m. The event fea…

Mar

12 2017

Music & Mimosas

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Lyric Hall Theater
827 Whalley Ave.
New Haven, CT 06515

The JCC of Greater New Haven is excited to welcome back Neighborhood Music School's premier Jazz ensemble, this time…

Mar

12 2017

Music & Mimosas

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Lyric Hall Theater
827 Whalley Ave.
New Haven, CT 06515

The JCC of Greater New Haven is excited to welcome back Neighborhood Music School's premier Jazz ensemble, this time…

Mar

12 2017

Music and Mimosas Jazz Brunch

10:35AM - 12:00PM  

Lyric Hall
827 Whaley Avenue
New Haven, CT 06515

The JCC is excited to bring back the Neighborhood Music School’s Premier Jazz Ensemble, this time at the historic L…

Mar

12 2017

Purim Carnival at TBT

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Temple Beth Tikvah
Temple Beth Tikvah
196 Durham Road
Madison, CT 06443

Come in costume if you like! Fun booths and good food for children from birth - 6th grade.

Mar

12 2017

Community Purim Seudah

5:15PM - 8:00PM  

Westville Synagogue
74 West Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06515

Purim Seudah including:
• Traditional orthodox & women’s Megila readings beginning at 4 PM
• Kosher meal from…

Mar

13 2017

Zohar: Kabbalah, Part 2

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Jacob
75 Rimmon Road
Woodbridge, CT

Rabbi Rona Shapiro will teach this class. We will delve into this amazing, wild and mysterious book and gain an under…

Mar

14 2017

JCC Board of Directors Meeting

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

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

JCC Board of Directors Meeting.

Mar

14 2017

Immigration: An Urgent Crisis!

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Beth David
3 Main Street
Cheshire, CT 06410

All are invited to Temple Beth David to learn about the crisis facing undocumented individuals and families in the…

Mar

14 2017

Israeli Dance Class

7:30PM - 10:15PM  

Congregation Beth-El Keser
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT

Contact instructor, Leng at 203.912.4086. Leng has over 22 years of teaching experience. Besides the New Haven…

Mar

15 2017

HHNE Board of Directors Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

HHNE
300 Bloomfield Ave
West Hartford, CT 06117

HHNE Board of Directors Meeting.

Mar

15 2017

POSTPONED: Author Adina Hoffman, "Till We Have Built Jerusalem"

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Woodbridge Town Library
10 Newton Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525

 


THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO WINTER WEATHER ROAD CONDITIONS. Please stay tuned for a new event date!

Mar

15 2017

Westville Synagogue University presents Steve Ginsburg, CT ADL Director

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Westville Synagogue
74 West Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06515

Lecture sponsored by Westville Synagogue's Adult Education Program.
Steve Ginsburg, ADL Connecticut Regional Director…

Mar

16 2017

Shoreline Adult Ed.: The Healing Power of Psalms-A Spiritual Journey

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven Shoreline Office
705 Boston Post Rd.
Building C, Suite 2A
Guilford, CT 06437

Facilitated by Sydney Perry, Director of Education at Jewish Family Service of Greater New Haven and sponsored by…

Mar

16 2017

Shoreline Adult Ed.: Pirke Avot-Reflections on How We Live Our Lives

11:15AM - 12:15PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven Shoreline Office
705 Boston Post Rd.
Building C, Suite 2A
Guilford, CT 06437

The Chapters of Our Ancestors is a section of the Mishnah (first part of the Talmud) which offers ethical insights…

Mar

16 2017

A Taste of Israeli Cuisine Cooking Series On the Shoreline

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Shoreline Office - Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven
705 Boston Post Rd.
Building C, Suite 2A
Guilford, CT 06437

•The MILLA Project’s “Taste of Israeli Cuisine” comes to the Shoreline. Chefs Sahar Yahav and Lara Thomas wil…

Mar

17 2017

March School Vacation Program

9:00AM - 4:00PM  

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

Full day School Vacation Program for children in grades K-8.

The day includes a kosher peanut free morning and aft…

Mar

18 2017

Vilna Vegetarian Cookbook

12:30PM - 2:00PM  

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

W. Waxman and B. Mazur will discuss the history and 2015 revival of this 1938 Yiddish treasure from "the Jerusalem of…

Mar

19 2017

300 Ways to Enhance Your Seder

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1809 Whitney Ave
Hamden, CT 06517

Join us for an interactive, multimedia program that will provide you with resources for making your Passover Seder…

Mar

19 2017

Face to Face - A get together for seniors at BEKI

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

Congregation Beth El-Keser Israel
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1724

A get together for Seniors at BEKI

Mar

19 2017

S'mores and Tours @ Camp Laurelwood!

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Evelyn Cohen
Camp Laurelwood
463 Summer Hill Road
Madison, CT 06443

S'mores and Tours at Camp Laurelwood!
Meet with friendly staff while visiting our newly renovated campus!
RSVP to eve…

Mar

19 2017

The Maccabeats come to CBSRZ in Chester

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Congregation Beth Shalom Rodfe Zedek
55 East Kings Highway
Chester, CT 06412

On Sunday March 19, 2017 Congregation Beth Shalom Rodfe Zedek's Music & More series will host a special concert featu…

Mar

20 2017

JCRC Legislative Breakfast

8:30AM - 10:30AM  

State Capital Building, Legislative Office Bld., Private Dining Room
300 Capitol Ave.
Hartford, CT 06106

Annual JCRC Legislative Breakfast
CT State Capitol Building in Hartford
Monday, March 20, 2017
8:30 - 10:30 AM

Mar

20 2017

Shoreline Jewish Heritage Program at Evergreen Woods

2:30PM - 3:30PM  

Evergreen Woods Vibrant Living Center
88 Notch Hill Road
North Branford, CT 06471

Discussion Facilitated by Sydney Perry Evergreen Woods Vibrant Living Center hosts the Jewish Heritage program…

Mar

20 2017

Shoreline Jewish Heritage Program at Evergreen Woods

2:30PM - 3:30PM  

Evergreen Woods Vibrant Living Center
88 Notch Hill Road
North Branford, CT 06471

Discussion Facilitated by Sydney Perry Evergreen Woods Vibrant Living Center hosts the Jewish Heritage program…

Mar

20 2017

Zohar: Kabbalah, Part 2

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Jacob
75 Rimmon Road
Woodbridge, CT

Rabbi Rona Shapiro will teach this class. We will delve into this amazing, wild and mysterious book and gain an under…

Mar

21 2017

Israeli Dance Class

7:30PM - 10:15PM  

Congregation Beth-El Keser
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT

Contact instructor, Leng at 203.912.4086. Leng has over 22 years of teaching experience. Besides the New Haven…

Mar

23 2017

 

Save the date for this important and timely event

Left vs. Right: The Battle for Israel's Soul

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Mar

24 2017

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Mar

25 2017

Temple Emanuel Annual Scholar in Residence

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Emanuel of Greater New Haven
150 Derby Avenue
Orange, CT 06477

Dr. Alan Morinis, the founder and dean of The Mussar Institute and an active interpreter of the teachings and practic…

Mar

25 2017

Shir Hadash

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

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

A songful, prayerful, soulful Shabbat service led by Cantor Kanfer and Rabbi Shapiro.

Mar

25 2017

Shir Hadash

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

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

A songful, prayerful, soulful service. Use the power of our music and the kavanah of our words and hearts to make God…

Mar

25 2017

Jewish Family Service Spring Fundraiser

8:00PM - 11:00PM  

Jewish Family Service
1440 Whalley Ave.
New Haven, CT 06515

Please join Jewish Family Service (JFS) for our spring fundraiser to support all of our vital programs for the community.

Mar

27 2017

Zohar: Kabbalah, Part 2

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Jacob
75 Rimmon Road
Woodbridge, CT

Rabbi Rona Shapiro will teach this class. We will delve into this amazing, wild and mysterious book and gain an under…

Mar

28 2017

PJ Librarys Sammy Spiders First Passover Storywalk

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Temple Beth Tikvah
196 Durham Rd.
Madison, CT 06443

Opening Day (runs through passover)

This Storywalk combines the joy of reading PJ Library’s book “Sammy Spider…

Mar

28 2017

Israeli Dance Class

7:30PM - 10:15PM  

Congregation Beth-El Keser
85 Harrison Street
New Haven, CT

Contact instructor, Leng at 203.912.4086. Leng has over 22 years of teaching experience. Besides the New Haven…

Mar

29 2017

14th Annual Builders of Hope Breakfast - Clifford Beers Clinic

7:30AM - 9:00AM  

Fantasia
404 Washington Avenue
North Haven, CT

Clifford Beers Clinic - 14th Annual Builders of Hope Breakfast, featuring Ron Suskind Pulitzer Prize-winning journali…

Mar

29 2017

Federation Executive Committee Meeting

6:00PM - 7:15PM  

Temple Beth David
3 Main Street
Cheshire, CT

Federation Executive Committee Meeting - Temple Beth David, Cheshire

Mar

29 2017

Federation Board of Directors Meeting

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Beth David
3 Main Street
Cheshire, CT

Federation Board of Directors Meeting - Temple Beth David, Cheshire

Mar

30 2017

Shoreline Adult Ed.: The Healing Power of Psalms-A Spiritual Journey

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven Shoreline Office
705 Boston Post Rd.
Building C, Suite 2A
Guilford, CT 06437

Facilitated by Sydney Perry, Director of Education at Jewish Family Service of Greater New Haven and sponsored by…

Mar

30 2017

Ladies Night Out

6:30PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom

1809 Whitney Ave
Hamden , CT 06517

Fun night out for ladies of shopping for unique refreshments and raffle prizes. Proceeds benefit Ktanim preschool

Mar

30 2017

Lewis Bernstein Lecture

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Whitney Center
200 Leeder Hill Drive
Hamden, 06517

Lewis Bernstein has contributed as an executive,producer, and researcher at Sesame Workshop and was one of the guid…

Mar

31 2017

Shabbat Ruach

6:30PM - 8:00PM  

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

An uplifting musical Friday evening Shabbat service.

Mar

31 2017

Shabbat Ruach

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

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

Professional and congregant musicians lead this uplifting musical Shabbat service.