Community Calendar

The calendar of Jewish community events happening in Sarasota & Manatee

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Apr 10, 2017
Erev Pesach
Apr 11 - Apr 18, 2017
Pesach
Apr 24, 2017
Yom HaShoah
Jan

1 2017

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Apr

15 2017

JFSM College Scholarship Application Opens

 

Federation Campus
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, 34232

JFSM College Scholarship Application Opens

Apr

2 2017

Jewish Artist Explorer

4:00PM - 6:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Jewish Artist Explorer

Apr

2 2017

AJC 2017 Spring Award Dinner Honoring Marilyn & Irv Naiditch

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Michael's on East
1212 East Avenue South
Sarasota, FL 34239

Sponsorships start at $1,000. Please contact AJC Regional Director, Brian Lipton at 941.365.4955 or liptonb@ajc.org…

Apr

3 2017

NCJW Blankee Bee

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Zell Room at The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Mantee
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

NCJW Blankee Bee

Apr

3 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Biblical Thought

4:00PM - 5:15PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Biblical Thought

Apr

3 2017

ESL Classes

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

English Language Class - Open Registration every Monday before class.

Cost $10 (classroom material included)

 

Apr

4 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

JFSM management meeting

Apr

4 2017

JFF wrap up

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation

JFF wrap up meeting

Apr

5 2017

Holocaust Speaker Engagement with St. Martha's

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Zell Room at The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Mantee
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Holocaust Speaker Engagement with St. Martha's

Apr

5 2017

PJ Library Model Seder

9:00AM - 11:00AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Rd.
Sarasota, FL 94238

Miraculous Model Seder

Families with pre-school aged children are invited to this FREE fun and interactive Seder.

Apr

5 2017

Synagogue Council Meeting

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Synagogue Council Meeting

Apr

5 2017

NCJW Angel Patron Luncheon

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

TBA

This luncheon is for those who donate a minimum of $75 above their dues in support of our community services activities.

Apr

6 2017

Israel at 70 Committee Open House

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Zell and Desenberg Rooms

Volunteers will see what is scheduled and what they want to be a part of.

Apr

6 2017

Temple Sinai Women of Sinai Brunch & Program

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 S. Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai Brunch and Installation Program

Apr

6 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Mah Jongg

Apr

6 2017

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Bridge Club

Apr

6 2017

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Weekly Rehearsal

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Rehearsals for SJC Thursdays from 7-9PM at Hecht. Newcomers at 6PM to meet our director.

Apr

7 2017

Brandeis Board Meeting

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Brandeis Board Meeting on the first Friday of every month.

Apr

7 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-The Book of Proverbs

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-The Book of Proverbs

Apr

7 2017

Cause 4 HOPE

6:30PM - 10:30PM  

Michael's On East

Join Neuro Challenge Foundation April 7, 2017, at Michael's On East from 6:30pm to 10:30pm for an evening gala! The n…

Apr

9 2017

STEP Jumpstart Leadership Workshop

9:00AM - 11:00AM  

Zell Room at The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Mantee
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

STEP Teen Leadership Training

FREE for Jewish high school students in Sarasota and Manatee counties

Leadership …

Apr

9 2017

ORT Fashion Show Luncheon

11:30AM - 2:30PM  

Lakewood Ranch Country Club
7650 Legacy Blvd.
Lakewood Ranchk, FL 34202

ORT members will model fashion by Dillard's.

Apr

10 2017

**CANCELLED** JFSM Operating Committee

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

JFSM Operating Committee

Apr

10 2017

ESL Classes

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

English Language Class - Open Registration every Monday before class.

Cost $10 (classroom material included)

 

Apr

10 2017

Passover Seder at IMG Country Club

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

IMG Golf & Country Club
4350 El Conquistador Parkway
Bradenton, FL 34210

A traditional Passover Seder on the first night of Passover held at IMG Country Club. All ages welcome. Family Friendly.

Apr

10 2017

Temple Sinai Passover Seder

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 S. Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai Passover Seder

Apr

11 2017

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Apr

12 2017

Passover - Federation Closed

12:00AM - 11:55PM  

Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
The Klingenstein Jewish Center
580 McIntosh Road
Sarasota, FL

Federation offices closed for Passover

Apr

13 2017

NBI Window Installation

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

NBI Window Installation

Apr

13 2017

JFSM Audit Committee Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Zell Room at The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Mantee
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

JFSM Audit Committee Meeting

Apr

13 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Mah Jongg

Apr

13 2017

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Bridge Club

Apr

13 2017

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Weekly Rehearsal

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Rehearsals for SJC Thursdays from 7-9PM at Hecht. Newcomers at 6PM to meet our director.

Apr

14 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-The Book of Proverbs

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-The Book of Proverbs

Apr

14 2017

Community Mission to Israel pre-Meeting

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Zell

Closed Mission meeting

Apr

16 2017

Genealogy Program

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Kobernick
1951 N. Honore Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34235

Genealogy program will be presented.

Apr

17 2017

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Apr

18 2017

Passover - Federation Closed

12:00AM - 11:55PM  

Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
The Klingenstein Jewish Center
580 McIntosh Road
Sarasota, FL

Federation offices closed for Passover

Apr

17 2017

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May

27 2017

JFSM Anne Frank Exhibit

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Selby Public Library
1331 First St.
Sarasota, FL 34236

Anne Frank Exhibit: A History for Today

Hosted at Selby Public Library

Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday 10…

Apr

17 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Biblical Thought

4:00PM - 5:15PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Biblical Thought

Apr

17 2017

ESL Classes

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

English Language Class - Open Registration every Monday before class.

Cost $10 (classroom material included)

 

Apr

18 2017

The Cottages School Spring Pictures

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

The Cottages Spring Pictures

Apr

19 2017

**CANCELLED**JFSM Club Fed Hits the Road

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Lowery Park Zoo
1101 W Sligh Ave
Tampa, FL 33604

Club Fed Hits the Road: Lowry Park Zoo

Enjoy time at the zoo and have lunch on your own in the park.

Bus leaves…

Apr

19 2017

The Cottages Spring Pictures

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

The Cottages Spring Pictures

Apr

19 2017

Modern Plays BNC Study Group

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Discussion of a play (script) read prior to the meeting.

Apr

19 2017

WGC Steering Committee Meeting

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Zell Room at The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Mantee
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Steering meeting.

Apr

19 2017

AIPAC's Sarasota Community Briefing

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Michael's on East
1212 East Ave S
Sarasota, FL

Aipac Sarasota Community Briefing featuring speaker Robert Ford (former US Ambassador to Syria)

$35 per person

Apr

19 2017

JFSM - Lunch

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Meeting with David V - Feasibility Study

Apr

19 2017

Teen Travel Interviews

3:00PM - 6:00PM  

Desenberg Room
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Teen travel committee interviews applicants for SKIP and other summer program scholarships

Apr

19 2017

JFSM Dinner Meeting with David V

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Dinner Meeting with David V

Apr

19 2017

STEP College Lecture Series - Preparing for College

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Zell Room at The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Mantee
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Preparing for College.   What's next?  What's to know?

Presented by Debra Landesberg, M.S. and founder of My Col…

Apr

20 2017

JFSM - Breakfast Meeting

8:30AM - 11:30AM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Breakfast meeting with David V

Apr

20 2017

JFSM Board of Directors

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Zell Room at The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Mantee
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

JFSM Board Meeting

Apr

20 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Mah Jongg

Apr

20 2017

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Bridge Club

Apr

20 2017

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Weekly Rehearsal

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Rehearsals for SJC Thursdays from 7-9PM at Hecht. Newcomers at 6PM to meet our director.

Apr

21 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-The Book of Proverbs

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-The Book of Proverbs

Apr

21 2017

Zoom Conference Call

1:45PM - 2:30PM  

Desenberg Room
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Conference call meeting

Apr

23 2017

JFSM Yom Hashoah

7:00PM - 11:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Road
Sarasota, FL

This community Yom Hashoah service features prayers and poems in honor of the innocent souls who perished during the …

Apr

23 2017

Yom Hashoah Service

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Yom Hashoah will be observed with memorial candle lighting, music, prayers, and songs.

Apr

24 2017

Israel @ 70 Steering Committee meeting

10:00AM - 11:05AM  

Desenberg

Steering committee meeting

Apr

24 2017

JFSM Operating Committee

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

JFSM Operating Committee

Apr

24 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Biblical Thought

4:00PM - 5:15PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Biblical Thought

Apr

24 2017

ESL Classes

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

English Language Class - Open Registration every Monday before class.

Cost $10 (classroom material included)

 

Apr

25 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

JFSM management meeting

Apr

25 2017

WGC Lunch and Learn

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Café Baci
4001 S Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34231

WGC Lunch and Learn

Apr

26 2017

**CANCELLED** NCJW Board Meeting

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

The board will meet to discuss NCJW business.

Apr

26 2017

Spectrum Meeting

2:30PM - 3:00PM  

Desenberg Room at Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Spectrum Meeting

Apr

27 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Mah Jongg

Apr

27 2017

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Bridge Club

Apr

27 2017

Jewish National Fund 2017 Tampa Bay Tree of Life™ Award Dinner

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Bryan Glazer Family JCC
522 N. Howard Ave
Tampa, FL 33606

Jewish National Fund 2017 Tampa Bay Tree of Life™ Award Dinner

Apr

27 2017

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Weekly Rehearsal

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Rehearsals for SJC Thursdays from 7-9PM at Hecht. Newcomers at 6PM to meet our director.

Apr

28 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-The Book of Proverbs

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Hecht School at the Jewish Federation
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-The Book of Proverbs

Apr

30 2017

NCJW Scholarship Brunch

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

TBA

Nontraditional students will be honored with the presentation of scholarships to help them pay for their school expenses.

Apr

30 2017

Join Temple Emanu-El's Israel Committee and The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee for this special event in obser…

Apr

30 2017

PJ Library Yom Ha'atzmaut Celebration

2:00PM - 5:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee Campus
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

2017 PJ Library Yom Ha'atzmaut Celebration