Community Calendar

Jewish community events happening in Sarasota & Manatee.

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Sep 4, 2017
Labor Day
Sep 20, 2017
Erev Rosh Hashana
Sep 21, 2017
Rosh Hashana
Sep 22, 2017
Rosh Hashana
Sep 29, 2017
Erev Yom Kippur
Sep 30, 2017
Yom Kippur
Sep

1 2017

Overseas Grant Cycle Begins

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Federation Campus
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, 34232

Overseas Grant Cycle Begins (9/1/17-12/31/17)

Sep

1 2017

Teen Travel Scholarships - application submission open-

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Federation Campus
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, 34232

Teen Travel Scholarships open for application submission from 9/1/17 to 11/16/17

Sep

1 2017

Women's Giving Circle Grant Cycle Opens

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Federation Campus
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, 34232

Women's Grant Cycle Opens (9/1/17-12/31/17)

Sep

1 2017

I@70 Shuk Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

Closed meeting for Shuk committee chairs

Sep

1 2017

What's the Rush? Rosh HaShonah!

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

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

Learn how to share this special time of year with your family-both old and young-and how to reap the happiness that i…

Sep

1 2017

Rhythm & Jews Erev Shabbat Worship Service

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Rabbi Michael Churgel and Chazzan Cliff Abramson for Temple Sinai's Rhythm and Jews Shabbat Worship Service and …

Sep

1 2017

Special Erev Shabbat Labor Day Service

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

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

Join Rabbi Michael Sternfield and the Temple Beth El Bradenton/Lakewood Ranch congregation as we celebrate Shabbat wi…

Sep

3 2017

Chabad of Venice Educational Center Grand Opening

2:00PM - 5:00PM  


21560 Angela Ln.
Venice, FL 34293

You are invited to the Grand Opening of the Dr. Judith Kestenberg Chabad Educational Center, a center for Jewish educ…

Sep

4 2017

LABOR DAY-FEDERATION CLOSED

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Federation Campus
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, 34232

The Federation will be closed in observation of Labor Day.

Sep

4 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva: Jewish Monarchies and Dynasties

4:00PM - 5:15PM  

5445 Pamela Wood Way

Sarasota, FL 34233

The Jewish monarchies, enumerated in the Hebrew Bible, spanned a period of 423 years--from Saul (1010 BCE) to Zedekia…

Sep

5 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

Sep

5 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva: Tzedakah

10:30AM - 11:45AM  


5445 Pamela Wood Way
Sarasota, FL 34233

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva: Tzedakah (Charity/Philanthropy/Fundraising)

One of the most-widely observed mitzvot (bib…

Sep

5 2017

Mah Jongg at Temple Beth Sholom

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

Invite your friends or connect with new ones at Temple Beth Sholom for the weekly mah jongg game day.

A donation i…

Sep

5 2017

A non-political introduction to Islam

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Aviva
1951 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Dr. Helen Fagin will take a look at the culture and beliefs that are a part of Islam.

This event is free. RSVP required.

Sep

5 2017

Ice Cream Social in Lakewood Ranch

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

D'Lites Shoppe
8209 Natures Way
San Marco Plaza
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

Start a sweet new year with old and new friends from Temple Emanu-El. Everyone is warmly invited to join Temple Emanu…

Sep

6 2017

Watermelon Wednesday

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

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

Temple Beth Sholom Sisterhood invites all women to a relaxed Watermelon Wednesday. Located in the Madeline L. Sainer …

Sep

6 2017

Hurricane Preparedness Meeting-JFSM Staff

10:30AM - 11:00AM  

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

Hurricane Preparedness Meeting--JFSM Staff

Sep

6 2017

AJC'S 2017 Summer Lunch & Learn Series

11:30AM - 1:30PM  

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

AJC'S Summer Lunch & Learn

Sep

6 2017

Temple Emanu-El "Lunch with the Rabbis"

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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…

Sep

6 2017

Jewish Power Women of New York

3:30PM - 5:30PM  

Aviva
1951 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Aviva's Life Enrichment Director, Maria Leonardo, presents a three-part series: A Look at the influence of the Women'…

Sep

6 2017

PJ Our Way Design Team Meeting

5:30PM - 7:30PM  

Desenberg Room
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Information meeting for children ages 9-11, to be part of the planning and design team for PJ Our Way programs.

*P…

Sep

6 2017

Beth El International Film Festival

6:30PM - 9:30PM  

Temple Beth El
5150 Peridia Blvd
Bradenton, FL

Rabbi Michael Sternfield is our resident chef for this dinner and film series which occurs monthly at Temple Beth El.…

Sep

7 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…

Sep

7 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Mah Jongg

Sep

7 2017

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Bridge Club

Sep

7 2017

Rising to Heaven: High Holy Day Prayers

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

The High Holy Days observances--encompassing Rosh HaShonah and Yom Kippur--feature some of the most beautiful melodie…

Sep

7 2017

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Rehearsal

5:00PM - 9:30PM  

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

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Rehearsal.

Sep

8 2017

Temple Sinai Tot Shabbat and Dinner

5:30PM - 7:30PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL

Join Rabbi Michael Churgel, Chazzan Cliff Abramson and Director of The Gan Laura Freedman for a fun Tot Shabbat fille…

Sep

10 2017

STEP/BMYA Israel Program
 

Aviva
1955 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34232

STEP/BMYA Israel Program

THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO HURRICANE IRMA.

We will let you know when the p…

Sep

10 2017

CTeen-Jump in the Zone

12:30PM - 2:30PM  

Chabad of Bradenton & Lakewood Ranch
5712 Lorraine Road
Bradenton, FL

Join Chabad's growing CTeen group for its first get-together of the new year. Teens will enjoy a trip to Jumpin Fun S…

Sep

10 2017

"Sundae with the Rabbis" Open House

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Temple Emanu-El wishes the entire community a sweet new year and extends a warm invitation to experience the sweetnes…

Sep

11 2017

NCJW BLANKEE BEE

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

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

NCJW Blankee Bee

Sep

11 2017

JFSM OPERATING COMMITTEE MEETING--CANCELLED DUE TO HURRICANE IRMA

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

JFSM OPERATING COMMITTEE MEETING--Cancelled due to Hurricane Irma

**This meeting has been rescheduled for Monday, …

Sep

11 2017

The World According to George Burns

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

"You can't help getting older, but you don't have to get old." This simple statement reflects the philosophy of comed…

Sep

11 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva: Jewish Monarchies and Dynasties

4:00PM - 5:15PM  

5445 Pamela Wood Way

Sarasota, FL 34233

The Jewish monarchies, enumerated in the Hebrew Bible, spanned a period of 423 years--from Saul (1010 BCE) to Zedekia…

Sep

12 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

Sep

12 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 cr…

Sep

12 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva: Tzedakah

10:30AM - 11:45AM  


5445 Pamela Wood Way
Sarasota, FL 34233

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva: Tzedakah (Charity/Philanthropy/Fundraising)

One of the most-widely observed mitzvot (bib…

Sep

12 2017

Mah Jongg at Temple Beth Sholom

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

Invite your friends or connect with new ones at Temple Beth Sholom for the weekly mah jongg game day.

A donation i…

Sep

12 2017

Jewish Women's Circle-Cooking with Chanie

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

Join the Jewish Women's Circle to make, taste and bring something home! This event features a variety of Rosh Hashana…

Sep

13 2017

NCJW Luncheon

11:30AM - 2:00PM  

Stoneybrook Country Club
8801 Stoneybrook Blvd.
Sarasota, FL

Dolly Jacobs from The Circus Arts Conservatory will speak about the history of the circus in Sarasota.

Sep

13 2017

JFSM Staff Meeting

2:00PM - 2:45PM  

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

JFSM Staff Meeting.

Sep

13 2017

Keeping Active with Body and Mind

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…

Sep

13 2017

Weinstein Jewish Enrichment Program

4:30PM - 6:30PM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneve Rd.
Sarasota, FL

Chabad of Sarasota's Jewish Enrichment Programs starts the New Year in a sweet way. Children will learn to make their…

Sep

13 2017

Beth El International Film Series

6:30PM - 9:30PM  

Temple Beth El
5150 Peridia Blvd E
Bradenton, FL 34203

Join us for a wonderful dinner and film. "Nicky's Family" is a docudrama that tells the story of Nicholas Winton, an …

Sep

14 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…

Sep

14 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Mah Jongg

Sep

14 2017

Rosh Hashanah Lunceon for Holocaust Survivors

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Rosh Hashanah Holocaust Survivors' luncheon.  Presented in partnership with JFCS Jewish Healing program, Gulf Coast…

Sep

14 2017

Federation Volunteer Open House

1:30PM - 3:00PM  

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

Learn more about Federation events and programs, volunteer opportunities and meet the staff.  Please click REGISTER …

Sep

14 2017

Rising to Heaven: High Holy Day Prayers

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

The High Holy Days observances--encompassing Rosh HaShonah and Yom Kippur--feature some of the most beautiful melodie…

Sep

14 2017

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Rehearsal

5:00PM - 9:30PM  

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

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Rehearsal.

Sep

15 2017

Chabad Kaplan Preschool's apple-themed party

9:00AM - 12:00PM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Rd.
Sarasota, FL

Chabad of Sarasota's Kaplan Preschool invites children ages 2-5 and their parents to a pre-Rosh Hashanah apple-themed…

Sep

16 2017

Temple Emanu-El Tot Shabbat New Year's Party

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

It's the first Tot Shabbat of the season, and with Rosh Hashanah coming-it must be time for a New Year's party! In ad…

Sep

17 2017

A Time to Reflect, A Time to Forgive

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

Jewish Congregation of Venice
600 N. Auburn Rd.
Venice, FL 34292

A special Selichot program, led by Rabbi Harold Caminker, will focus on the holiday's underlying theme of forgiveness…

Sep

17 2017

Pre-High Holiday Guest Lecture

10:30AM - 1:00PM  

Chabad Educational Center
21560 Angela Ln.
Venice, FL

Rabbi Jacobson is one of America's premier Jewish scholars in Torah and Jewish mysticism, join us for "Preparing Ours…

Sep

17 2017

CKids-Rosh Hashanah Sweet Shoppe

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

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

Start the year off sweet! Aspiring confectioners and candy connoisseurs will get buzzy as they melt, mix and knead ho…

Sep

17 2017

CTeen Sarasota Honey Cake Bake-Off

3:00PM - 5:00PM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Rd.
Sarasota, FL

All teens in grades 7-12 are welcome to join the fabulous pre-Rosh Hashanah Honey Cake Bake-Off. Baking honey cakes f…

Sep

17 2017

Israeli Music Fest and Feast

4:00PM - 7:00PM  

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

As we enter the High Holy Day season, let us celebrate Israel, the birthplace of the Jewish people and its reborn hom…

Sep

17 2017

CTeen Kick-Off Party

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Chabad Educational Center
21560 Angela Ln.
Venice, FL

CTeen is a Jewish teen club that compacts exhilirating fun and meaningful projects into a program that's thrilling an…

Sep

18 2017

JFSM Operating Committee Meeting

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

JFSM Operating Committee Meeting

**This meeting is to make-up for the meeting cancelled on September 11, 2017, due…

Sep

18 2017

Rosh HaShana- New Years Staff Luncheon

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

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

Closed luncheon

Sep

18 2017

The World According to Molly Goldberg

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

"Yoo hoo, Mrs. Bloom!" Thus spoke Gertrude Berg, better known as Molly Goldberg, who starred in her own hit comedy ab…

Sep

18 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva: Jewish Monarchies and Dynasties

4:00PM - 5:15PM  

5445 Pamela Wood Way

Sarasota, FL 34233

The Jewish monarchies, enumerated in the Hebrew Bible, spanned a period of 423 years--from Saul (1010 BCE) to Zedekia…

Sep

19 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

Sep

19 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva: Tzedakah

10:30AM - 11:45AM  


5445 Pamela Wood Way
Sarasota, FL 34233

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva: Tzedakah (Charity/Philanthropy/Fundraising)

One of the most-widely observed mitzvot (bib…

Sep

19 2017

North Port Area Holocaust Survivors' Rosh Hashanah Luncheon

11:30AM - 1:30PM  

Please Call JFCS Regarding Location Information

All survivors are invited to attend the luncheon. This is a multi-agency event sponsored by JFCS of the Suncoast, Inc…

Sep

19 2017

Mah Jongg at Temple Beth Sholom

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

Invite your friends or connect with new ones at Temple Beth Sholom for the weekly mah jongg game day.

A donation i…

Sep

19 2017

Jewish Power Women of New York

3:30PM - 5:30PM  

Aviva
1951 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Aviva's Life Enrichment Director, Maria Leonardo, presents a three-part series: A Look at the influence of the Women'…

Sep

19 2017

STEP Committee Meeting

5:00PM - 6:30PM  

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

Committee Meeting

Sep

19 2017

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Rehearsal

5:00PM - 9:30PM  

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

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Rehearsal.

Sep

19 2017

Sarasota Jewish Singles Dinner Meeting

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Crab and Fin
420 St. Armands Cir.
Sarasota, FL

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

Sep

20 2017

EREV ROSH HASHANAH at Temple Beth El Bradenton Lakewood Ranch

6:00PM - 7:45PM  

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

Temple Beth El Bradenton/Lakewood Ranch -A Reform Congregation
HIGH HOLY DAY SCHEDULE
2017 /5777-5778

SERVICE A

Sep

20 2017

A Taste of Rosh Hashanah

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Polo Grill, Fete Catering and Ballroom
10670 Boardwalk Loop
Lakewood Ranch, FL

Celebrate the first night of Rosh Hashanah with family and friends at the Rosh Hashanah Buffet and Community Receptio…

Sep

20 2017

EREV ROSH HASHANAH AT TEMPLE BETH EL BRADENTON LAKEWOOD RANCH

8:00PM - 9:30PM  

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

Temple Beth El Bradenton/Lakewood Ranch -A Reform Congregation
HIGH HOLY DAY SCHEDULE
2017 /5777-5778

 

SERV…

Sep

21 2017

Rosh Hashanah-Federation Closed

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Federation Campus
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, 34232

The Federation will be closed in observation of Rosh Hashanah.

Sep

21 2017

Rosh Hashanah Services

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

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

Temple Beth El Bradenton/Lakewood Ranch -A Reform Congregation
HIGH HOLY DAY SCHEDULE
2017 /5777-5778

SERVICE A

Sep

21 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…

Sep

21 2017

Rosh Hashanah Pray & Play Junior Congregation

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Rd.
Sarasota, FL

Join us on Rosh Hashanah, Thursday and Friday, September 21 and 22. Children ages 5-12 will enjoy holiday-themed game…

Sep

21 2017

Rosh Hashanah Services

12:15PM - 2:15PM  

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

Temple Beth El Bradenton/Lakewood Ranch -A Reform Congregation
HIGH HOLY DAY SCHEDULE
2017 /5777-5778

SERVICE A

Sep

21 2017

Community New Year Picnic and Tashlich

3:30PM - 7:30PM  

Arlington Park
2650 Waldemere St.
Sarasota, FL

Cast away the past and begin anew at Arlington Park. Locals and visitors alike are invited to bring a picnic dinner a…

Sep

22 2017

Rosh Hashanah-Federation Closed

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Federation Campus
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, 34232

The Federation will be closed in observation of Rosh Hashanah.

Sep

22 2017

Rosh Hashanah Pray & Play Junior Congregation

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Rd.
Sarasota, FL

Join us on Rosh Hashanah, Thursday and Friday, September 21 and 22. Children ages 5-12 will enjoy holiday-themed game…

Sep

24 2017

Cemetary Visitation

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom Cemetary
901 Circus Blvd.
Sarasota, FL

The community is invited to remember loved ones at a service led by Rabbi Michael Werbow of Temple Beth Sholom.

Sep

24 2017

Israeli Rowing Team Dinner

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

Michael's Wine Cellar

A private dinner hosted by the Jewish Housing Council Foundation to honor the Israeli Rowing Team athletes attending …

Sep

25 2017

**Cancelled**JFSM OPERATING COMMITTEE MEETING

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

JFSM OPERATING COMMITTEE MEETING

Sep

25 2017

JWRP Luncheon

12:15PM - 1:30PM  

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

Luncheon and conversation in the Desenberg.

​This event is by invitation only.

Sep

25 2017

The World According to Theodor Herzl

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

"If you will it, it is no dream." Theodor Herzl, a non-religious journalist in Vienna, changed his world view during …

Sep

25 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva: Jewish Monarchies and Dynasties

4:00PM - 5:15PM  

5445 Pamela Wood Way

Sarasota, FL 34233

The Jewish monarchies, enumerated in the Hebrew Bible, spanned a period of 423 years--from Saul (1010 BCE) to Zedekia…

Sep

26 2017

JFSM - Management Meeting

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

JFSM management meeting

Sep

26 2017

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva: Tzedakah

10:30AM - 11:45AM  


5445 Pamela Wood Way
Sarasota, FL 34233

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva: Tzedakah (Charity/Philanthropy/Fundraising)

One of the most-widely observed mitzvot (bib…

Sep

26 2017

Mah Jongg at Temple Beth Sholom

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

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

Invite your friends or connect with new ones at Temple Beth Sholom for the weekly mah jongg game day.

A donation i…

Sep

26 2017

Jewish Power Women of New York

3:30PM - 5:30PM  

Aviva
1951 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Aviva's Life Enrichment Director, Maria Leonardo, presents a three-part series: A Look at the influence of the Women'…

Sep

26 2017

Sherwood Forest HOA Meeting

6:30PM - 8:00PM  

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

Sherwood Forest HOA Meeting.

Sep

26 2017

Judaism and Jews

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Aviva
1951 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Aviva resident Marty Cohn will speak on "An observant agnostic examines Judaism and Jews."

Sep

27 2017

JFSM General Meeting

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

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

General Meeting

Sep

27 2017

Mindfulness-Based Meditation at Temple Emanu-El

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
151 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Taking the time to meditate can make all the difference in your physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health and …

Sep

28 2017

November Jewish News Advertising Deadline.

Click HERE to download a PDF of The Jewish News Media Kit.

Sep

28 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…

Sep

28 2017

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

Mah Jongg

Sep

28 2017

Rising to Heaven: High Holy Day Prayers

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

The High Holy Days observances--encompassing Rosh HaShonah and Yom Kippur--feature some of the most beautiful melodie…

Sep

28 2017

Ethnic Culture in Early Greece

4:00PM - 5:00PM  

Selby Library
1331 1st St.
Sarasota, FL 34236

The evolution of the ethnic culture of the city will described with descriptions of the Roman and Byzantine eras and…

Sep

28 2017

Northern Greece Religious History

4:00PM - 6:00PM  

Selby Public Library
1331 1st St
Sarasota, FL 34236

Sister Cities Association of Sarasota and ORT America invite guests to a presentation about "Northern Greece: Thessal…

Sep

28 2017

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Rehearsal

5:00PM - 9:30PM  

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

Sarasota Jewish Chorale Rehearsal.

Sep

29 2017

Erev Yom Kippur - Kol Nidre

6:00PM - 7:30PM  

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

Temple Beth El Bradenton/Lakewood Ranch
HIGH HOLY DAY SCHEDULE
2017 /5777-5778   
SERVICE A
EREV ROSH HASHANAH…

Sep

29 2017

Erev Yom Kippur - Kol Nidre

8:00PM - 9:30PM  

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

Temple Beth El Bradenton/Lakewood Ranch
HIGH HOLY DAY SCHEDULE
2017 /5777-5778   
SERVICE A
EREV ROSH HASHANAH…

Sep

30 2017

YOM KIPPUR Services with YIZKOR

10:00AM - 11:45AM  

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

SERVICE A
EREV ROSH HASHANAH— WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 20TH, 6 PM
ROSH HASHANAH DAY— THURSDAY, SEPT. 21st, 10 AM
KOL N…

Sep

30 2017

Yom Kippur Pray & Play Junior Congregation

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Rd.
Sarasota, FL

On Yom Kippur day, children ages 5-12 will enjoy holiday-themed games, prayer, songs and snacks. For children ages 2-…

Sep

30 2017

YOM KIPPUR Services with YIZKOR

12:15PM - 2:00PM  

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


SERVICE A
EREV ROSH HASHANAH— WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 20TH, 6 PM
ROSH HASHANAH DAY— THURSDAY, SEPT. 21st, 10 AM
KOL…

Sep

30 2017

YOM KIPPUR AFTERNOON TORAH SERVICE AND NEILAH Followed by Break-Fast

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

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

YOM KIPPUR AFTERNOON SERVICE—TORAH SERVICE AND NEILAH WILL BEGIN AT 5 PM—THIS WILL BE ONE SERVICE.

BREAK THE F…