Community Calendar

Jewish community events happening in Sarasota & Manatee.

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Jun 1, 2017
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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

Jun

1 2017

July Jewish News Advertising Deadline.


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

Jun

1 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…

Jun

1 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Mah Jongg

Jun

1 2017

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Bridge Club

Jun

1 2017

Shavuot Dairy Fest

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Chabad of Bradenton & Lakewood Ranch
5712 Lorraine Rd.
Bradenton, FL 34211

Hear the Ten Commandments and enjoy games and excitement for the whole family. Enjoy a mouth-watering dairy buffet fe…

Jun

1 2017

Biblical Characters and Social Justice

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Aviva
1951 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34235

Among the many laws of the Torah, or books of Moses, are laws that govern how to treat the landless poor and those wh…

Jun

2 2017

How Six Days in June Changed Everything

11:30AM - 1:30PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

How Six Days in June Changed Everything: The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Six-Day War

A three-part adult education …

Jun

2 2017

Rhythm and Jews Erev Shabbat/Board Installation

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Rabbi Michael Churgel and Chazzan Cliff Abramson for our Rhythm and Jews Shabbat Worship Service and installatio…

Jun

3 2017

Temple Emanu-El Beach Picnic and Havdalah

5:00PM - 8:00PM  

Turtle Beach Pavilion on Siesta Key

Temple Emanu-El Brotherhood and Sisterhood happily host the annual Beach Picnic and Havdalah. We'll conclude with a b…

Jun

4 2017

"Blessing of the Animals" at Temple Emanu-El

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Bring your pet and celebrate the gift of animal companionship at Temple Emanu-El. Enjoy the chance to meet other pet …

Jun

5 2017

NCJW BLANKEE BEE

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Zell Room
Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

NCJW Blankee Bee

Jun

5 2017

JFSM Operating Committee

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

JFSM Operating Committee

Jun

5 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Joshua: Life and Legacy

4:00PM - 5:15PM  

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

Joshua, son of Nun, is named as Moses’ successor. His main task is to conquer Canaan and settle the Israelites on t…

Jun

5 2017

"Miscarriage of Justice"

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

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

Just released from prison last year, Jonathan Pollard spent 30 years in the worst sentence ever imposed by the U.S. t…

Jun

6 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

Jun

6 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Jewish Anthropology

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

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

Many of our students have inquired about the anthropology of the Jewish People.  Who are they?  Where did they come…

Jun

6 2017

"Miscarriage of Justice"

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

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

Just released from prison last year, Jonathan Pollard spent 30 years in the worst sentence ever imposed by the U.S. t…

Jun

6 2017

Fifty Shades of J Happy Hour

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Mattison's City Grille
1 N. Lemon Ave
Sarasota, FL

An opportunity for singles and couples to meet new and old friends. Ages 50 and over are welcome.

Jun

6 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…

Jun

7 2017

PJ Library Spring Fling

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

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

2017 PJ Library Spring Fling

PJ Library families are invited to celebrate the end of the school year and beginning…

Jun

7 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…

Jun

7 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 …

Jun

7 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, …

Jun

8 2017

Temple Emanu-El Summer Science Spectacular Camp
 

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Our accredited, Gold Seal-certified, highest-rated early-childhood center welcomes your child for an unforgettable Su…

Jun

8 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…

Jun

8 2017

Education Scholarship Committee Meeting

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Desenberg Room
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

committee wrap up meeting and lunch

Jun

8 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Mah Jongg

Jun

8 2017

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Bridge Club

Jun

8 2017

Federation Security Presentation

2:00PM - 3:00PM  

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

Federation security presentation

Jun

8 2017

Jewish Vocabulary

2:00PM - 6:00PM  

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

From Biblical terms to modern lexicon, from Yiddish to English, Jewish vocabulary is an astounding array of words tha…

Jun

8 2017

Foreign Policy-The Complexities of the Middle East

3:30PM - 6:00PM  

Aviva
1951 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34232

In this class, students will discuss current topics on how the Syrian problem could be solved and what will Israel's …

Jun

8 2017

Rosh Chodesh Society course: "The Simple Truths"

7:15PM - 9:15PM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Rd
Sarasota, FL 34238

All women are invited to join Chabad of Sarasota's final segment of the Rosh Chodesh Society course entitled "Simple …

Jun

9 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Life and Escapades of King David

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

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

David, Israel’s most important king, is hailed as a hero: a military genius, musician, long-reigning monarch and ps…

Jun

9 2017

Understanding Jewish Mourning

10:30AM - 1:00PM  

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

The psychological impact of Jewish mourning practices is inestimable for emotional stability and mental health.

Co…

Jun

9 2017

How Six Days in June Changed Everything

11:30AM - 1:30PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

How Six Days in June Changed Everything: The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Six-Day War

A three-part adult education …

Jun

12 2017

Security Presentation

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

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

Security Presentation

Jun

12 2017

Israel at 70 Chairs meeting

3:00PM - 5:00PM  

Desenberg

closed meeting

Jun

12 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Joshua: Life and Legacy

4:00PM - 5:15PM  

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

Joshua, son of Nun, is named as Moses’ successor. His main task is to conquer Canaan and settle the Israelites on t…

Jun

13 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

Jun

13 2017

Mitzvah Knitting Group at Temple Emanu-El

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

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 …

Jun

13 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Jewish Anthropology

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

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

Many of our students have inquired about the anthropology of the Jewish People.  Who are they?  Where did they come…

Jun

13 2017

JFSM - Security Training

1:00PM - 5:00PM  

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

Active Shooter and Bomb Threat training

Jun

13 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…

Jun

14 2017

At The Movies with Gus Mollasis

3:30PM - 5:00PM  

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

At The Movies with Gus Mollasis

Jun

14 2017

Beth El International Jewish Film Series

6:30PM - 10:00PM  

Temple Beth El Bradenton/LWR
5150 Peridia Blvd E
Bradenton, FL 34203

Join us for a delicious Italian Dinner prepared by our own, Rabbi Sternfield. Followed by a wonderful film, called, "…

Jun

14 2017

PJ Parents Night Out/Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Painting with A Twist
5543 Palmer Crossing Circle,
Sarasota, FL 34233

PJ Parents Night Out/Meeting

Paint, schmooze and nosh with other PJ Library parents.  Plus, share your ideas, dis…

Jun

14 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 …

Jun

14 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, …

Jun

15 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…

Jun

15 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Mah Jongg

Jun

15 2017

Jewish Vocabulary

2:00PM - 6:00PM  

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

From Biblical terms to modern lexicon, from Yiddish to English, Jewish vocabulary is an astounding array of words tha…

Jun

16 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Life and Escapades of King David

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

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

David, Israel’s most important king, is hailed as a hero: a military genius, musician, long-reigning monarch and ps…

Jun

16 2017

Understanding Yizkor Memorial Services

10:30AM - 2:00PM  

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

On four different Holy Days, Yizkor services are held, namely Yom Kippur, Shemini Atzeret, the last day of Passover, …

Jun

16 2017

How Six Days in June Changed Everything

11:30AM - 1:30PM  

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

How Six Days in June Changed Everything: The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Six-Day War

A three-part adult education …

Jun

17 2017

Family Pot Luck Musical Havdalah

5:30PM - 7:30PM  

Temple Beth El Bradenton Bradenton/LWR
5150 Peridia Blvd E
Bradenton, FL 34203

Join the members of Temple Beth El Bradenton/Lakewood Ranch for a Musical Havdalah and Family Pot Luck dinner! Music …

Jun

18 2017

Chabad Sarasota-Annual Meeting

9:00AM - 11:00AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34238

Chabad Sarasota Annual Meeting.

Advance reservations are necessary.

Jun

18 2017

Father's Day Fest

4:00PM - 7:00PM  

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

Celebrate Father's Day with a delicious kosher barbeque and special musical tribute by famed concert pianist and reco…

Jun

19 2017

JFSM OPERATING COMMITTEE MEETING

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

JFSM OPERATING COMMITTEE MEETING

Jun

20 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

Jun

20 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Jewish Anthropology

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

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

Many of our students have inquired about the anthropology of the Jewish People.  Who are they?  Where did they come…

Jun

20 2017

JFSM Club Fed Ice Cream and Bingo Social

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

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

Come celebrate Independence Day with your friends. Enjoy an ice cream sundae bar and some Bingo fun!

Jun

20 2017

Sarasota Jewish Singles Dinner Meeting

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Café Baci
4001 S. Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL 34231

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

Jun

20 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…

Jun

21 2017

Why choose a Corporate Trustee?

3:00PM - 4:00PM  

Aviva: A Campus for Senior Life
1951 N. Honore Ave
Sarasota, FL 34235

Jewish Housing Council Foundation (JHCF) and PNC Wealth Management are presenting a new lecture series for the next s…

Jun

21 2017

At The Movies with Gus Mollasis

3:30PM - 5:00PM  

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

At The Movies with Gus Mollasis

Jun

21 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 …

Jun

22 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…

Jun

22 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Mah Jongg

Jun

22 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…

Jun

22 2017

Jewish Vocabulary

2:00PM - 6:00PM  

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

From Biblical terms to modern lexicon, from Yiddish to English, Jewish vocabulary is an astounding array of words tha…

Jun

22 2017

Oy Vey! An Introduction to Yiddish Literature

3:30PM - 6:00PM  

Aviva
1951 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Join Baila Miller for an exciting journey through the development of the Yiddish language and culture. In this lectur…

Jun

22 2017

Wisdom: A Review of the Book of Ecclesiastes

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Aviva
1951 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34232

The Book of Ecclesiastes presents a unique voice in biblical literature. As a book within the classical Biblical wisd…

Jun

23 2017

Jewish National Fund Invites You To Learn About Sustainability in Israel

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

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

Jewish Nation Fund invites you to a Lunch & Learn with Guest Speaker Dr. Michael Ben-Eli founder of Sustainability…

Jun

23 2017

Understanding Rosh Chodesh, the New Month

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

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

The Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar based upon the phases of the moon. Every month, special prayers are recited t…

Jun

26 2017

JFSM Evaluations

8:30AM - 10:00AM  

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

JFSM Evaluations.

Jun

26 2017

Security Meeting

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

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

Security Meeting.

Jun

26 2017

Nominating Committee Meeting

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Nominating Committee Meeting.

Jun

27 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

Jun

27 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva-Jewish Anthropology

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

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

Many of our students have inquired about the anthropology of the Jewish People.  Who are they?  Where did they come…

Jun

27 2017

JFSM HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS MEETING

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Hurricane Preparation and Procedure Meeting.

Jun

28 2017

Meet & Mingle

11:30AM - 1:30PM  

Der Dutchman
3713 Bahia VIsta
Sarasota, FL 34232

We're meeting for lunch to welcome newcomers & to touch base with those we haven't seen in awhile.

Jun

28 2017

At The Movies with Gus Mollasis

3:30PM - 5:00PM  

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

At The Movies with Gus Mollasis

Jun

29 2017

August Jewish News Advertising Deadline.


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

Jun

29 2017

JFSM Staff Training

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

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

Federation staff training

Jun

29 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…

Jun

29 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Mah Jongg

Jun

29 2017

Jewish Vocabulary

2:00PM - 6:00PM  

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

From Biblical terms to modern lexicon, from Yiddish to English, Jewish vocabulary is an astounding array of words tha…