Community Calendar

Jewish community events happening in Sarasota & Manatee.

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May 1, 2017
Yom HaZikaron
May 2, 2017
Yom HaAtzma'ut
May 24, 2017
Yom Yerushalayim
May 29, 2017
Memorial Day
May 30, 2017
Erev Shavuot
May 31, 2017
Shavuot
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…

May

1 2017

June Jewish News Advertising Deadline.


To view The Jewish News Media Kit, visit http://jfedsrq.org/jewishnews.

May

1 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

May

1 2017

Yom HaZikaron and Yom Ha'Atzmaut

5:30PM - 8:00PM  

Al Katz Center
5710 Cortez Rd. W.
Bradenton, 34210

We remember on Yom HaZikaron the courageous defenders of Israel who have lost their lives for the Jewish homeland and…

May

1 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)

 

May

2 2017

A Cup of Joe and the Five Books of Mo

9:15AM - 10:30AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S. Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34240

Everyone is invited to join Rabbi Michael Werbow's ongoing Tuesday morning discussion group, "A Cup of Joe and the Fi…

May

2 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

May

2 2017

JFCS Tribute to Veterans Service to Community Awards Luncheon

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

The Francis
1289 N. Palm Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34236

JFCS will host its Tribute to Veterans Service to Community Awards Luncheon on May 2, 2017 at noon at The Francis.
T…

May

2 2017

Game Day at Temple Beth Sholom

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom, Madeline L. Sainer Social Hall
1050 S. Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34240

Join Temple Beth Sholom for the weekly Tuesday Game Day at 1:00 p.m.

Invite your friends or connect with new ones …

May

3 2017

"Unpacking the Tanakh" with Rabbi Michael Churgel

9:15AM - 10:15AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Rabbi Michael S. Churgel, RJE, in "Unpacking the Tanakh: An In-Depth Study of the Bible."

Please bring your o…

May

3 2017

JFSM - Feasibility Meetings

10:00AM - 5:00PM  

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

JFSM - Feasibility Meetings

May

3 2017

Temple Emanu-El "Lunch with the Rabbis"

12:00PM - 3:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Join Rabbi Brenner Glickman, Rabbi Michael Shefrin and friendly, interesting companions for lunch, socializing, and d…

May

3 2017

"Funny, It Doesn't Sound Jewish"

1:30PM - 2:45PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Chazzan Cliff Abramson and discuss topics based on the book by Jack Gottlieb and the instructor's personal exper…

May

3 2017

JLI: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the 6-Day War

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

The Chabad House
5712 Lorraine Rd
Bradenton, 34211

Hosted by Chabad of Bradenton, Course taught by Rabbi Mendy Bukiet

Relive the miracles, debate the controversies, …

May

4 2017

Chug Ivri (Advanced Hebrew Circle)

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S. Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34240

Cheryl Cohen is the new instructor for Temple Beth Sholom's Chug Ivri, an informal study group of individuals who wis…

May

4 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Mah Jongg

May

4 2017

Temple Sinai Women of Sinai Lunch & Program

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

Temple Sinai Women of Sinai Lunch and Program

May

4 2017

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Bridge Club

May

4 2017

Omer: Countdown to Shavuos

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Al Katz Center
5710 Cortez Rd. W.
Bradenton, FL 34210

During the second Passover Seder, we recite the blessing for the Counting of the Omer, and do so for the next 48 days…

May

5 2017

Chabad Kaplan Preschool Appreciation Breakfast

9:00AM - 11:45AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Rd
Sarasota, FL 34238

Appreciation is an integral value at Chabad of Sarasota's Kaplan Preschool, and the Parent Appreciation Breakfast wil…

May

5 2017

JFSM - Feasibility Meetings

10:30AM - 2:00PM  

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

JFSM - Feasibility Meetings

May

5 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

May

5 2017

JFSM Staff Meeting

1:30PM - 3:00PM  

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

JFSM Staff Meeting

May

5 2017

Rhythm and Jews Shabbat and Confirmation

5:15PM - 8:00PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Rabbi Michael Churgel and Chazzan Cliff Abramson for the Rhythm and Jews Shabbat Worship Service and Confirmatio…

May

5 2017

BMYA Family Shabbat Dinner

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

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

BMYA Participants Only.

May

6 2017

Explore Kabbalah

9:30AM - 12:00PM  

Chabad of Venice
2169 S. Tamiami Trl.
Venice, FL 34293

Explore the ancient teachings of the Kabbalah and their application on a practical level.

Gain access to the most …

May

6 2017

"Keeping Hope Alive in the Netanyahu Era"

10:30AM - 2:00PM  

The Congregation for Humanistic Judaism
3023 Proctor Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34231

The Congregation for Humanistic Judaism, following its Israel Independence Day Service, will introduce Rabbi Geoff Hu…

May

7 2017

Babyccino

9:30AM - 10:15AM  

The Chabad House
5712 Lorraine Rd
Bradenton, FL 34211

Babyccino provides a chic meet for mod moms and their tots, and features centers for creative art and expression, Jud…

May

7 2017

Temple Emanu-El Mitzvah Day

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Be a part of Temple Emanu-El's Mitzvah Day with donation drives and community service projects to benefit Sarasota-Ma…

May

7 2017

JFSM Yom Ha'atzmaut

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Beatrice Friedman Theater
582 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Traditional Israeli food, music, dancing and more!

May

7 2017

The Chabad Book Club

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Private Residence

Enjoy a lively book club discussion with Rabbi Mendy and Chanie Bukiet of Chabad of Bradenton & LWR. The featured boo…

May

8 2017

JFSM Operating Committee

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

JFSM Operating Committee

May

8 2017

STEP Committee Meeting

2:00PM - 3:30PM  

Desenberg Room
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

STEP Committee Meeting

May

8 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)

 

May

8 2017

Israeli Dancing at Temple Emanu-El

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Temple Emanu-El Sisterhood warmly invites you to a fun and lively evening of Israeli dancing!

All are welcome; free…

May

9 2017

Caffeine for the Soul

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Chabad of Venice
2169 S. Tamiami Trl
Venice, FL 34293

Delve into the book for this year, Toward a Meaningful Life by Rabbi Simon Jacobson; discussions led by Chava Rivka S…

May

9 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

May

9 2017

Mitzvah Knitting Group at Temple Emanu-El

10:00AM - 1:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

 Join the Mitzvah Knitting Group sponsored by Temple Emanu-El Sisterhood.

All are welcome. Bring your needles or…

May

9 2017

Community Calendar training

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Calendar training webinar

May

9 2017

Sarasota Jewish Chorale

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Sarasota Jewish Chorale meeting

May

9 2017

Temple Emanu-El ice cream social in Lakewood Ranch

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

D'Lites Shoppe
8209 Natures Way #107
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

All are warmly invited to join Temple Emanu-El's wonderful rabbis-Senior Rabbi Brenner Glickman and Assistant Rabbi M…

May

9 2017

JLI: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the 6-Day War

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

Chabad of Venice
2169 S. Tamiami Trl.
Venice, FL 34293

Hosted by Chabad of Venice.

This course explores ancient and contemporary insights into the 6-Day War conflicts an…

May

9 2017

Rosh Chodesh Society course: "Simple Truths"

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

The Chabad House
5712 Lorraine Rd.
Bradenton, 34211

Join the Rosh Chodesh Society for its latest course with a refreshing look on how to handle everyday simple questions…

May

10 2017

"Unpacking the Tanakh" with Rabbi Michael Churgel

9:15AM - 10:15AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Rabbi Michael S. Churgel, RJE, in "Unpacking the Tanakh: An In-Depth Study of the Bible."

Please bring your o…

May

10 2017

NCJW Installation Luncheon

11:00AM - 2:00PM  

University Park Country Club

Sarasota, FL

The officers for 2017-2018 will be installed.

May

10 2017

"Funny, It Doesn't Sound Jewish"

1:30PM - 2:45PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Chazzan Cliff Abramson and discuss topics based on the book by Jack Gottlieb and the instructor's personal exper…

May

10 2017

Beth El International Film Festival

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Beth El Bradenton
5150 Peridia Blvd. E.
Bradenton, 34203

Kutsher's Country Club was the last surviving Jewish resort in the Catskils; experience through a close-up look at Ku…

May

10 2017

JLI: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the 6-Day War

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

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

Jewish Learning Institute Classes with Rabbi Steinmetz

A new six-week JLI (Jewish Learning Institute) course, led…

May

10 2017

JLI: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the 6-Day War

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

The Chabad House
5712 Lorraine Rd
Bradenton, 34211

Hosted by Chabad of Bradenton, Course taught by Rabbi Mendy Bukiet

Relive the miracles, debate the controversies, …

May

11 2017

Chug Ivri (Advanced Hebrew Circle)

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S. Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34240

Cheryl Cohen is the new instructor for Temple Beth Sholom's Chug Ivri, an informal study group of individuals who wis…

May

11 2017

SaBra Chapter of Hadassah meeting

11:30AM - 2:00PM  

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

Chapter meeting with speaker TBA

May

11 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Mah Jongg

May

11 2017

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Bridge Club

May

11 2017

Education Scholarship Committee Meeting #1

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Desenberg Room
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sub committee review of scholarship applications

May

11 2017

Sephardic and Ashkenazic Haggadahs

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Al Katz Center
5710 Cortez Rd W.
Bradenton, FL 34210

Examine dozens of different Haggadahs from both the Sephardic and the Ashkenazic traditions, admiring their artistry …

May

12 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

May

12 2017

Dick Vitale Gala

6:30PM - 11:00PM  

Ritz-Carlton Sarasota

Join Dick Vitale, Brian Kelly, Bob Huggins, and Chris Berman along with other sports and entertainment celebrities to…

May

14 2017

Babyccino

9:30AM - 10:15AM  

The Chabad House
5712 Lorraine Rd
Bradenton, FL 34211

Babyccino provides a chic meet for mod moms and their tots, and features centers for creative art and expression, Jud…

May

14 2017

Temple Sinai Mens Club Mothers Day Brunch & Program

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

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

Temple Sinai Mens Club Mothers Day Brunch and Program

May

14 2017

Lag B'Omer Celebration

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

The Chabad House
5712 Lorraine Rd
Bradenton, 34211

Celebrate Lag B' Omer celebration with a grand bonfire, music, falafel with Yoav, a kosher BBQ, marshmallow roasting,…

May

14 2017

Lag B'Omer Member Appreciation Dinner

4:00PM - 8:00PM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Rd
Sarasota, 34238

As Chabad of Sarasota ends its fiscal year and initiates its membership for 2017-18, a membership appreciate event wi…

May

14 2017

Lag B'Omer BBQ on the Beach

6:00PM - 9:00PM  


1000 S. Casey Key Rd.
Nokomis, 34275

Celebrate Lag B'Omer on the beach with Chabad of Venice!

There will be food available for sale at this free event.

May

15 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)

 

May

16 2017

Caffeine for the Soul

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Chabad of Venice
2169 S. Tamiami Trl
Venice, FL 34293

Delve into the book for this year, Toward a Meaningful Life by Rabbi Simon Jacobson; discussions led by Chava Rivka S…

May

16 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

May

16 2017

ORT Presents Vladimir Gershfeld, A one-man band

1:30PM - 5:00PM  

Aviva
1955 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34232

GulfsidePalm ORT proudly presents Vladimir Gershfeld. He will play music and speak about Eastern European Jewish musi…

May

16 2017

Sarasota Jewish Singles Dinner Meeting

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Columbia Restaurant
411 St. Armands Cir.
Sarasota, 34236

The Sarasota Jewish Singles in an outreach program of Temple Beth Israel to give all Jewish singles in the area the o…

May

16 2017

JLI: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the 6-Day War

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

Chabad of Venice
2169 S. Tamiami Trl.
Venice, FL 34293

Hosted by Chabad of Venice.

This course explores ancient and contemporary insights into the 6-Day War conflicts an…

May

17 2017

"Unpacking the Tanakh" with Rabbi Michael Churgel

9:15AM - 10:15AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Rabbi Michael S. Churgel, RJE, in "Unpacking the Tanakh: An In-Depth Study of the Bible."

Please bring your o…

May

17 2017

NCJW Board Meeting

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Desenberg Room, Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
580 McIntosh Road
Sarasota, FL 34232

The board will meet to discuss NCJW business.

May

17 2017

NCJW Installation Luncheon

11:00AM - 2:00PM  

TBA

Sarasota, FL 34231

The new board for 2017-2018 will be installed at this luncheon, followed by entertainment.

May

17 2017

"Funny, It Doesn't Sound Jewish"

1:30PM - 2:45PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Chazzan Cliff Abramson and discuss topics based on the book by Jack Gottlieb and the instructor's personal exper…

May

17 2017

Education Scholarship Interviews

3:00PM - 5:00PM  

Desenberg Room
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sinder and JSF Scholarship Interviews

May

17 2017

JLI: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the 6-Day War

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

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

Jewish Learning Institute Classes with Rabbi Steinmetz

A new six-week JLI (Jewish Learning Institute) course, led…

May

17 2017

JLI: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the 6-Day War

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

The Chabad House
5712 Lorraine Rd
Bradenton, 34211

Hosted by Chabad of Bradenton, Course taught by Rabbi Mendy Bukiet

Relive the miracles, debate the controversies, …

May

18 2017

Chug Ivri (Advanced Hebrew Circle)

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S. Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34240

Cheryl Cohen is the new instructor for Temple Beth Sholom's Chug Ivri, an informal study group of individuals who wis…

May

18 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Mah Jongg

May

18 2017

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Bridge Club

May

18 2017

JFCS Holocaust Survivors' Havurah

1:30PM - 3:00PM  

Aviva
1955 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34232

All survivors are invited to attend these monthly gatherings of friendship, camaraderie and support. Enjoy a light no…

May

18 2017

JFSM Team Coaching

2:00PM - 3:00PM  

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

JFSM Team Coaching

May

18 2017

Sephardic and Ashkenazic Haggadahs

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Al Katz Center
5710 Cortez Rd W.
Bradenton, FL 34210

Examine dozens of different Haggadahs from both the Sephardic and the Ashkenazic traditions, admiring their artistry …

May

18 2017

STEP Focus Group Meeting

4:00PM - 5:00PM  

Desenberg Room
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Wrap up meeting for the year

May

19 2017

Education Scholarship Committee Meeting #2

10:00AM - 1:30PM  

Desenberg Room
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Scholarship committee meeting

May

19 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

May

19 2017

Lecture: Outside Anne Frank's Secret Annex: Life Under Nazi Rule

2:00PM - 3:30PM  

Selby Public Library
1331 1st St
Sarasota, FL 34236

Outside Anne Frank's Secret Annex: Life Under Nazi Rule

Lecture by Dr. Elana Passman, Associate Professor of Histo…

May

19 2017

Gan Tot Shabbat and Erev Shabbat Service

5:15PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Rabbi Churgel, Chazzan Abramson and Gan Director Laura Freedman for an interactive Shabbat service for young chi…

May

20 2017

Guidance on Mindful Prayer

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

Chabad of Venice
2169 S. Tamiami Trl
Venice, FL 34293

Learning to inspire prayer with meditation greatly enhances the experience and imbues it with enhanced meaning and re…

May

21 2017

Babyccino

9:30AM - 10:15AM  

The Chabad House
5712 Lorraine Rd
Bradenton, FL 34211

Babyccino provides a chic meet for mod moms and their tots, and features centers for creative art and expression, Jud…

May

21 2017

A Morning at Selby Gardens wtih Federation and Perlman Music Program

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
811 S. Palm Avenue
Sarasota, FL

A Morning at Selby Gardens with The Jewish Federation and Perlman Music Program/Suncoast

Featuring a botanical col…

May

21 2017

The History of Klezmer Music

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Kobernick
1951 N. Honore Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34235

The History of Klezmer Music will be told by Baila Miller in a most entertaining format.

May

22 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)

 

May

23 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

May

23 2017

Women's Giving Circle, Social and Steering committee Meetings

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

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

New WGC committee members are welcome to attend. Please rsvp to Debbie @ dsanford@jfedsrq.org

May

23 2017

JLI: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the 6-Day War

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

Chabad of Venice
2169 S. Tamiami Trl.
Venice, FL 34293

Hosted by Chabad of Venice.

This course explores ancient and contemporary insights into the 6-Day War conflicts an…

May

24 2017

"Unpacking the Tanakh" with Rabbi Michael Churgel

9:15AM - 10:15AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Rabbi Michael S. Churgel, RJE, in "Unpacking the Tanakh: An In-Depth Study of the Bible."

Please bring your o…

May

24 2017

Yom Yerushalayim

11:00AM - 3:00PM  

Al Katz Center
5710 Cortez Rd W.
Bradenton, FL 34210

At 11:00 a.m. rejoice in the miraculous reunification of Jerusalem (Yom Yerushalayim) in 1967 with Israel music, kosh…

May

24 2017

"Funny, It Doesn't Sound Jewish"

1:30PM - 2:45PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Chazzan Cliff Abramson and discuss topics based on the book by Jack Gottlieb and the instructor's personal exper…

May

24 2017

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Meeting

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

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

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Interviews.

May

24 2017

JLI: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the 6-Day War

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

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

Jewish Learning Institute Classes with Rabbi Steinmetz

A new six-week JLI (Jewish Learning Institute) course, led…

May

24 2017

JLI: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the 6-Day War

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

The Chabad House
5712 Lorraine Rd
Bradenton, 34211

Hosted by Chabad of Bradenton, Course taught by Rabbi Mendy Bukiet

Relive the miracles, debate the controversies, …

May

25 2017

Chug Ivri (Advanced Hebrew Circle)

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S. Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34240

Cheryl Cohen is the new instructor for Temple Beth Sholom's Chug Ivri, an informal study group of individuals who wis…

May

25 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Mah Jongg

May

25 2017

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Bridge Club

May

25 2017

JFSM Program/Communications meeting

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

Federation staff meeting

Will need the smartboard.

May

25 2017

The Ten Commandments

2:00PM - 5:00PM  

Al Katz Center
5710 Cortez Rd W.
Bradenton, FL 34210

The Ten Commandments are the shortest and most influential words ever written or spoken in the history of mankind, to…

May

25 2017

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Meeting

6:30PM - 7:30PM  

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

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Interviews.

May

25 2017

JFSM Education Scholarship Award Ceremony

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Zell Room
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Award ceremony for scholarship recipients and their families

May

26 2017

JFSM Communications/IT Staff Meeting

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

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

JFSM Staff Meeting

We will need the smartboard

May

26 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

May

26 2017

Celebrating Memorial Day

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Temple Beth El Bradenton
5150 Peridia Blvd E.
Bradenton, 34203

Join the Temple Beth El Bradenton family as they honor and celebrate all veterans at the Friday night service. There …

May

29 2017

JFSM Closed-Memorial Day

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

JFSM will be closed in observation of Memorial Day.

May

29 2017

Traditions and Foods of Shavuos

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Al Katz Center
5710 Cortez Rd W.
Bradenton, FL 34210

Judaism and foods are inextricably intertwined from antiquity through the present. Dairy foods are traditionally serv…

May

29 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)

 

May

30 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

May

30 2017

Federation Jewish News meeting

4:00PM - 5:00PM  

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

Federation Staff Meeting

May

30 2017

Shavuot-All-Night Learning with TBS

7:00PM - 11:00PM  

Please Contact Temple Beth Sholom for Location

Join Temple Beth Sholom in a celebration of Torah that marks seven weeks past Passover. Everyone is invited to Shavuo…

May

30 2017

Temple Emanu-El's annual Tikkun Leil Shavuot

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

According to Jewish tradition, God gave us the Torah on the holiday of Shavuot. Since the 16th century, it has been c…

May

30 2017

JLI: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the 6-Day War

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

Chabad of Venice
2169 S. Tamiami Trl.
Venice, FL 34293

Hosted by Chabad of Venice.

This course explores ancient and contemporary insights into the 6-Day War conflicts an…

May

31 2017

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Jun

1 2017

Shavuot - Federation Closed

12:00AM - 11:55PM  

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

Federation offices close for Shavuot

May

31 2017

JLI: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the 6-Day War

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

The Chabad House
5712 Lorraine Rd
Bradenton, 34211

Hosted by Chabad of Bradenton, Course taught by Rabbi Mendy Bukiet

Relive the miracles, debate the controversies, …