Community Calendar

Jewish community events happening in Sarasota & Manatee.

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Nov 11, 2018
Veterans Day
Nov 12, 2018
Veterans Day (Observed)
Nov 22, 2018
Thanksgiving Day
Nov 27, 2018
Giving Tuesday
Aug

27 2018

to
Jan

5 2019

Overseas Grant Applications Accepted
 

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Overseas Grant Applications Accepted.

Aug

27 2018

to
Jan

4 2019

Women's Giving Circle Grant Applications Accepted
 

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Women's Giving Circle Applications Accepted

Sep

4 2018

to
Nov

17 2018

Teen Travel Applications Accepted-Fall Cycle
 

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

2018 Fall Teen Travel Applications Accepted

Oct

7 2018

to
Nov

18 2018

Temple Sinai's Adult Hebrew Class

10:00AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai welcomes you to Adult Hebrew Class Sunday at 10:00 a.m.

Oct

14 2018

to
Nov

25 2018

Temple Sinai's Adult Hebrew Class

10:00AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai welcomes you to Adult Hebrew Class Sunday at 10:00 a.m.

Nov

1 2018

December Jewish News Advertising Deadline.

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

Nov

1 2018

to
Jan

25 2019

Jewish Overnight Camp Grant Applications Accepted
 

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

2019 Jewish Overnight Camp Grant Applications Accepted

Nov

1 2018

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…

Nov

1 2018

Conversational Hebrew Class at Temple Beth Sholom

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Conversational Hebrew class at Temple Beth Sholom, led by Cheryl Cohen on Thursdays, from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm. If you…

Nov

1 2018

JFSM CUC-Israel, Holocaust & Social Action Center Committee

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event - By Invitation Only

Nov

1 2018

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Mah Jongg - friendly, and Intermediate players are welcome.

Call Marilyn Oslander for details - 941.951.2029

Nov

1 2018

Temple Sinai's Women of Sinai Fashion Show and Catered Luncheon

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai’s Women of Sinai's Fashion Show presents Designs by Soft Surroundings, My Time, My Place, My Self

Nov

1 2018

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Bridge club is back for season!  Come join in.

Nov

1 2018

JFSM/PMP History of Klezmer Program

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

History of Klezmer with Baila Miller

Led by local arts and history educator, Baila Miller, this special event will …
Nov

1 2018

Program Meeting: One Thing I Wish You Knew

2:00PM - 3:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Steering Committee Meeting

Nov

1 2018

Sarasota Jewish Chorale

5:00PM - 10:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sarasota Jewish Chorale meet every Thursday until May 2019

Nov

2 2018

Brandeis Show Case (Special Event)

9:00AM - 12:00PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Special Event & General Meeting

*Explore the exciting programs, presentations, tours, discussion groups, cultural an…

Nov

2 2018

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva - Unusual Moments of Jewish History

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Inquire about multi-course discounts. Scholarships are also available. Classes are held on the campus of the…

Nov

2 2018

BNC General Meeting

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

BNC General Meeting following the BNC Show Case Event

Nov

2 2018

Temple Sinai Rhythm & Jews Erev Shabbat Service and Educator-in-Residence

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai’s signature Rhythm & Jews service, Nancy Bossov, Educator-in-Residence will speak on “Connecting,…

Nov

3 2018

to
Nov

2 2019

Shabbat Torah Class

9:30AM - 10:00AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34233

Every Shabbat morning, join us for an in depth study of the weekly Torah portion
Free of Charge
RSVP info@chabadofsar…

Nov

3 2018

Temple Sinai Shabbat Service and Educator-in-Residence Program

10:00AM - 1:30PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai's Saturday Kiddush lunch and workshop after morning Shabbat services will explore “Building Our Future:…

Nov

3 2018

"25 Years at the St. Petersburg Holocaust Museum"

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

Unity Church
3023 Proctor Road
Sarasota, FL 34231

Ms. Mermelstein is the daughter of Holocaust survivors and speaks regularly to district administrators and teachers…

Nov

4 2018

Temple Sinai Educator-in-Residence Program with Nancy Bossov

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai's Educator-in-Residence, Nancy Bossov, will lead a session “21st Century Parenting: New Tools for Our…

Nov

4 2018

to
Dec

16 2018

Temple Sinai's Adult Hebrew Class

10:00AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai welcomes you to Adult Hebrew Class Sunday at 10:00 a.m.

Nov

4 2018

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee Annual Membership Meeting

3:30PM - 4:00PM  

Beatrice Friedman Theater
The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
582 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee Annual Membership Meeting

For questions or concerns please contact Jerem…

Nov

4 2018

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee Annual Celebration

4:00PM - 6:00PM  

Beatrice Friedman Theater
The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
582 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, 34232

SORRY, registration for this event is now closed; however, walk-ins are welcome.

CO-CHAIRS: Debbie Haspel & Stacy Ha…

Nov

5 2018

TelMond & JFSM Meetings

8:00AM - 12:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event - By Invitation Only

Nov

5 2018

to
Nov

4 2019

Studies in Talmud - Enter the Laboratory of Jewish Law

9:30AM - 10:15AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34238

Join us for the Monday morning Talmud Class
Tractate Sanhedrin
No prior knowledge required/Free of Charge
www.chabado…

Nov

5 2018

NCJW BLANKEE BEE

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

NCJW Blankee Bee

Nov

5 2018

JFSM OPERATING COMMITTEE MEETING

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Operating Committee Meeting

Nov

5 2018

NCJW Book Club

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

Gulf Gate Library
7112 Curtiss Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231
Sarasota,, FL 34231

THE BRIDAL CHAIR by Gloria Goldreich
Reviewed by Sue Reiss

Nov

5 2018

JFSM & TelMond Meetings

1:30PM - 5:00PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event By Invitation Only

Nov

5 2018

TelMond & JFSM Meetings

2:00PM - 6:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event - By Invitation Only

Nov

5 2018

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva - The History of the Jews of Spain and Portugal

3:15PM - 4:30PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Inquire about multi-course discounts. Scholarships are also available. Classes are held on the campus of the…

Nov

5 2018

Staff meeting (IT Project)

3:30PM - 5:00PM  

Program Department (The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life)
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, 34232

Staff involved in this meeting have been notified.

Nov

5 2018

BMYA Family Meeting

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

BMYA Family meeting to discuss Tel Mond visit

Nov

6 2018

TelMond & JFSM Meetings

8:00AM - 3:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event - By Invitation Only

Nov

6 2018

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva - Contemporary Jewish Philosophers

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Inquire about multi-course discounts. Scholarships are also available. Classes are held on the campus of the…

Nov

6 2018

Education/Youth & Families Sub-Committee

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event - By Invitation Only

Nov

6 2018

Mah Jongg at Temple Beth Sholom

12:00PM - 3:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Join us every Tuesday from 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Temple Beth Sholom. Healthy snacks will be provided! Bring your frie…

Nov

7 2018

Minyan Breakfast at Temple Beth Sholom

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Join us after participating in our daily morning Minyan each Wednesday for a delightful breakfast.

There is no cost.…

Nov

7 2018

Adult Bar-Bat Mitzvah Class at Temple Beth Sholom

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Many people, for various reasons, did not celebrate becoming a Bar/Bat Mitzvah at age 13. Join this class with Rabbi …

Nov

7 2018

WGC Open House Meeting

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

WGC Open House Meeting: Committee Planning Meeting

Nov

7 2018

JLI Courses Wrestling with Faith (Morning)

10:15AM - 12:15PM  

Chabad of Sarasota

7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34238

For more information, please go to www.chabadofsarasota.com.

Nov

7 2018

Temple Sinai Synagogue Music with Chazzan Cliff Abramson

10:45AM - 11:45AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

The Sounds of Our Sanctuary presented by Chazzan Cliff Abramson examines the evolution of synagogue music.

Nov

7 2018

At the Movies with Gus Mollasis-Fall/Winter 2018

12:00PM - 5:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

At the Movies with Gus Mollasis

Fall/Winter 2018

Nov

7 2018

JFSM Team Meetings

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Federation staff meeting

Nov

7 2018

to
Nov

14 2018

Temple Sinai's Original Brown Bag with Rabbi Geoff Huntting

12:15PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai welcomes you to The Original Brown Bag discussions with Rabbi Geoff Huntting Wednesdays, at 12:15 p.m.

Nov

7 2018

Temple Sinai Presents Wisdom of the Sages with Reb Ari Shapiro

1:30PM - 2:30PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Wisdom of the Sages (Pirkei Avot) with Reb Ari Shapiro examines the text handed down by the Sages that contains…

Nov

7 2018

JLI Course - Wrestling With Faith Evening

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

This course explores the obstacles and questions - both intellectual and emotional - that prevent many people from fu…

Nov

8 2018

JFSM Finance Committee Meeting

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event - By Invitation Only

Nov

8 2018

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…

Nov

8 2018

Conversational Hebrew Class at Temple Beth Sholom

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Conversational Hebrew class at Temple Beth Sholom, led by Cheryl Cohen on Thursdays, from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm. If you…

Nov

8 2018

Community Day School Board Meeting

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event - by invitation only

Nov

8 2018

JFSM BOARD OF DIRECTORS

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee Board Meeting

Nov

8 2018

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Mah Jongg - friendly, and Intermediate players are welcome.

Call Marilyn Oslander for details - 941.951.2029

Nov

8 2018

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Bridge club is back for season!  Come join in.

Nov

8 2018

Sarasota Jewish Chorale

5:00PM - 10:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sarasota Jewish Chorale meet every Thursday until May 2019

Nov

8 2018

Kristallnacht

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

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

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT HAS NOW CLOSED.  WALK-INS ARE WELCOME! 

PLEASE JOIN US TONIGHT AT TEMPLE BETH …

Nov

9 2018

Wine, Women & Shoes Luncheon

Nov

9 2018

Brandeis Board Meeting

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Board Meeting

Nov

9 2018

to
Nov

8 2019

Shabbat Torah Class

9:30AM - 10:00AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34233

Every Shabbat morning, join us for an in depth study of the weekly Torah portion
Free of Charge
RSVP info@chabadofsar…

Nov

9 2018

Federation Life & Legacy Planning Meeting

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Program Department-The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

Federation Life & Legacy Planning Meeting

Nov

9 2018

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva - Unusual Moments of Jewish History

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Inquire about multi-course discounts. Scholarships are also available. Classes are held on the campus of the…

Nov

9 2018

Capital Campaign Steering Committee Meeting

11:30AM - 1:30PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event - By Invitation Only

Nov

10 2018

to
Nov

9 2019

Shabbat Torah Class

9:30AM - 10:00AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34233

Every Shabbat morning, join us for an in depth study of the weekly Torah portion
Free of Charge
RSVP info@chabadofsar…

Nov

11 2018

to
Dec

23 2018

Temple Sinai's Adult Hebrew Class

10:00AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai welcomes you to Adult Hebrew Class Sunday at 10:00 a.m.

Nov

11 2018

My Jewish Year with Abigail Pogrebin

12:30PM - 2:30PM  

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

Nov

11 2018

STEP Fellow Meeting at Federation

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

STEP Fellow Meeting at Federation

Nov

12 2018

to
Nov

11 2019

Studies in Talmud - Enter the Laboratory of Jewish Law

9:30AM - 10:15AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34238

Join us for the Monday morning Talmud Class
Tractate Sanhedrin
No prior knowledge required/Free of Charge
www.chabado…

Nov

12 2018

Yom Ha'Atzmaut Committee Meeting

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Planning meeting for Yom Ha'atzmaut community wide celebration

Nov

12 2018

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva - The History of the Jews of Spain and Portugal

3:15PM - 4:30PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Inquire about multi-course discounts. Scholarships are also available. Classes are held on the campus of the…

Nov

13 2018

Staff meeting

1:45AM - 4:45AM  

Development team

Nov

13 2018

A Cup of Joe & The Five Books of Mo

9:15AM - 10:15AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Join Rabbi Werbow as the java and Torah discussion flow while personal meaning is found through an exploration of rab…

Nov

13 2018

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva - Contemporary Jewish Philosophers

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Inquire about multi-course discounts. Scholarships are also available. Classes are held on the campus of the…

Nov

13 2018

Mah Jongg at Temple Beth Sholom

12:00PM - 3:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Join us every Tuesday from 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Temple Beth Sholom. Healthy snacks will be provided! Bring your frie…

Nov

13 2018

JWRP - JFSM Staff

4:00PM - 6:45PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event - JWRP Federation Staff

Nov

13 2018

JWRP Open House

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Nov

14 2018

Minyan Breakfast at Temple Beth Sholom

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Join us after participating in our daily morning Minyan each Wednesday for a delightful breakfast.

There is no cost.…

Nov

14 2018

Adult Bar-Bat Mitzvah Class at Temple Beth Sholom

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Many people, for various reasons, did not celebrate becoming a Bar/Bat Mitzvah at age 13. Join this class with Rabbi …

Nov

14 2018

JLI Courses Wrestling with Faith (Morning)

10:15AM - 12:15PM  

Chabad of Sarasota

7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34238

For more information, please go to www.chabadofsarasota.com.

Nov

14 2018

JWRP Open House

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Federation/The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Nov

14 2018

NCJW Board Meeting and Members Only Luncheon

10:30AM - 2:30PM  

Rosedale Golf and Country Club
5100 87th St. E.
Bradenton, FL 34211

NCJW Board Meeting and Members only luncheon event including our new members.

Speakers including Dolly Jacobs.  C…

Nov

14 2018

Temple Sinai Synagogue Music with Chazzan Cliff Abramson

10:45AM - 11:45AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

The Sounds of Our Sanctuary presented by Chazzan Cliff Abramson examines the evolution of synagogue music.

Nov

14 2018

At the Movies with Gus Mollasis-Fall/Winter 2018

12:00PM - 5:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

At the Movies with Gus Mollasis

Fall/Winter 2018

Nov

14 2018

JFF Committee Meeting

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

JFF Committee Meeting

Nov

14 2018

to
Nov

21 2018

Temple Sinai's Original Brown Bag with Rabbi Geoff Huntting

12:15PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai welcomes you to The Original Brown Bag discussions with Rabbi Geoff Huntting Wednesdays, at 12:15 p.m.

Nov

14 2018

Temple Sinai Presents Wisdom of the Sages with Reb Ari Shapiro

1:30PM - 2:30PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Wisdom of the Sages (Pirkei Avot) with Reb Ari Shapiro examines the text handed down by the Sages that contains…

Nov

14 2018

PJ Library and Chabad of Sarasota Thankfulness Program

5:00PM - 6:30PM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 S. Beneva Rd.
Sarasota, 34238

Nov

14 2018

Volunteer Open House

5:30PM - 6:30PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232




No Matter What Your Skill Set Is,
We Have a Place For You!


Dear  Federation Friends and Family,

Patti Werthe…

Nov

14 2018

JLI Course - Wrestling With Faith Evening

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

This course explores the obstacles and questions - both intellectual and emotional - that prevent many people from fu…

Nov

15 2018

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…

Nov

15 2018

Conversational Hebrew Class at Temple Beth Sholom

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Conversational Hebrew class at Temple Beth Sholom, led by Cheryl Cohen on Thursdays, from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm. If you…

Nov

15 2018

JFSM Campus Utilization Committee

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event - By Invitation Only

Nov

15 2018

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Mah Jongg - friendly, and Intermediate players are welcome.

Call Marilyn Oslander for details - 941.951.2029

Nov

15 2018

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Bridge club is back for season!  Come join in.

Nov

15 2018

JFSM Full Staff Meeting

3:00PM - 3:45PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

JFSM - Full Staff Meeting

Nov

15 2018

Sarasota Jewish Chorale

5:00PM - 10:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sarasota Jewish Chorale meet every Thursday until May 2019

Nov

15 2018

AJC’s 2018 CIVIC ACHIEVEMENT AWARD DINNER

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Michael’s On East
1212 East Avenue South
Sarasota , FL 34239

AJC is proud to honor David Verinder, President and CEO of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System with its 2018 Civic A…

Nov

16 2018

JFSM Development Meeting/Training

8:30AM - 10:30AM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

JFSM Staff Meeting - WILL NEED SMART BOARD

Nov

16 2018

to
Nov

15 2019

Shabbat Torah Class

9:30AM - 10:00AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34233

Every Shabbat morning, join us for an in depth study of the weekly Torah portion
Free of Charge
RSVP info@chabadofsar…

Nov

16 2018

JFSM Re-Certification CPR and AED

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Staff Training - By Invite Only

Nov

16 2018

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva - Unusual Moments of Jewish History

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Inquire about multi-course discounts. Scholarships are also available. Classes are held on the campus of the…

Nov

16 2018

JFSM Population Study Committee

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event By Invitation Only

Nov

16 2018

"KRISTALLNACHT"

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Unity Church
3023 Proctor Road
Sarasota, FL 34231

Ernie, with her family, was born in Vienna, Austria. They had little hope of getting US visas in 1940. They…

Nov

16 2018

SPEAKER FOR KRISTALLNACHT

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Unity Church
3023 Proctor Road
Sarasota, FL 34231

Ernie Kent was born in Vienna, Austria. She made it to NYC in 1941 with her family. Her life has taken many turns…

Nov

17 2018

Teen Travel Scholarship Application Deadline-Fall Cycle
 

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

2018 Fall Cycle Teen Travel Scholarship Application Deadline

Nov

17 2018

to
Nov

16 2019

Shabbat Torah Class

9:30AM - 10:00AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34233

Every Shabbat morning, join us for an in depth study of the weekly Torah portion
Free of Charge
RSVP info@chabadofsar…

Nov

18 2018

Club 770 presents "What's New in Sarasota City Governance"

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34238

With Hon. Liz Alpert, Mayor, City of Sarasota
$7 Club 770 Members, $10 Non-Members

Nov

18 2018

to
Dec

30 2018

Temple Sinai's Adult Hebrew Class

10:00AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai welcomes you to Adult Hebrew Class Sunday at 10:00 a.m.

Nov

18 2018

Jewish Genealogical Society Show and Tell

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Aviva
1951 N. Honore Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34235

Jewish Genealogical Society presents a Show and Tell. Members and guests are invited. No charge.

Nov

18 2018

The Chronicles of The Last Jewish Gangster

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

CHABAD OF BRADENTON & LAKEWOOD RANCH
5712 Lorraine Road
Bradenton, FL 34211

Myron Sugerman is a masterful storyteller, a serious historian, and a communicator par excellence who will dazzle us …

Nov

19 2018

to
Nov

18 2019

Studies in Talmud - Enter the Laboratory of Jewish Law

9:30AM - 10:15AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34238

Join us for the Monday morning Talmud Class
Tractate Sanhedrin
No prior knowledge required/Free of Charge
www.chabado…

Nov

19 2018

JFSM OPERATING COMMITTEE MEETING

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

JFSM OPERATING COMMITTEE MEETING

Nov

19 2018

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva - The History of the Jews of Spain and Portugal

3:15PM - 4:30PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Inquire about multi-course discounts. Scholarships are also available. Classes are held on the campus of the…

Nov

19 2018

STEP Committee Meeting

4:00PM - 6:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Committee Meeting

Nov

20 2018

A Cup of Joe & The Five Books of Mo

9:15AM - 10:15AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Join Rabbi Werbow as the java and Torah discussion flow while personal meaning is found through an exploration of rab…

Nov

20 2018

Women's Day Committee Meeting

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Committee meeting to review Women's Day event plans.

Nov

20 2018

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva - Contemporary Jewish Philosophers

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Inquire about multi-course discounts. Scholarships are also available. Classes are held on the campus of the…

Nov

20 2018

Mah Jongg at Temple Beth Sholom

12:00PM - 3:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Join us every Tuesday from 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Temple Beth Sholom. Healthy snacks will be provided! Bring your frie…

Nov

20 2018

Interfaith Community Thanksgiving Service

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Temple Beth Israel - Long Boat Key
567 Bay Isles Rd
Longboat Key, FL 34228

Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

Nov

21 2018

Minyan Breakfast at Temple Beth Sholom

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Join us after participating in our daily morning Minyan each Wednesday for a delightful breakfast.

There is no cost.…

Nov

21 2018

Adult Bar-Bat Mitzvah Class at Temple Beth Sholom

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Many people, for various reasons, did not celebrate becoming a Bar/Bat Mitzvah at age 13. Join this class with Rabbi …

Nov

21 2018

STEP Fellow Meeting at Federation

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

STEP Fellow Meeting at Federation

Nov

21 2018

Temple Sinai's Thanksgiving Interfaith Service with Church of the Palms

6:00PM - 7:00PM  

Church of the Palms
3224 Bee Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL 34239

Temple Sinai's Thanksgiving Interfaith Service at Church of the Palms.

Nov

22 2018

Thanksgiving Day-Federation Closed

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Federation/The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, 34232

The Federation will be closed in observation of Thanksgiving Day.

Nov

22 2018

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…

Nov

22 2018

Conversational Hebrew Class at Temple Beth Sholom

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Conversational Hebrew class at Temple Beth Sholom, led by Cheryl Cohen on Thursdays, from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm. If you…

Nov

22 2018

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Mah Jongg - friendly, and Intermediate players are welcome.

Call Marilyn Oslander for details - 941.951.2029

Nov

22 2018

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Bridge club is back for season!  Come join in.

Nov

22 2018

Sarasota Jewish Chorale

5:00PM - 10:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sarasota Jewish Chorale meet every Thursday until May 2019

Nov

23 2018

to
Nov

22 2019

Shabbat Torah Class

9:30AM - 10:00AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34233

Every Shabbat morning, join us for an in depth study of the weekly Torah portion
Free of Charge
RSVP info@chabadofsar…

Nov

23 2018

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva - Unusual Moments of Jewish History

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Inquire about multi-course discounts. Scholarships are also available. Classes are held on the campus of the…

Nov

24 2018

to
Nov

23 2019

Shabbat Torah Class

9:30AM - 10:00AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34233

Every Shabbat morning, join us for an in depth study of the weekly Torah portion
Free of Charge
RSVP info@chabadofsar…

Nov

26 2018

March of the Living Application Deadline
 

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34232

March of the Living Application Deadline

Nov

26 2018

to
Nov

25 2019

Studies in Talmud - Enter the Laboratory of Jewish Law

9:30AM - 10:15AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34238

Join us for the Monday morning Talmud Class
Tractate Sanhedrin
No prior knowledge required/Free of Charge
www.chabado…

Nov

26 2018

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva - The History of the Jews of Spain and Portugal

3:15PM - 4:30PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Inquire about multi-course discounts. Scholarships are also available. Classes are held on the campus of the…

Nov

27 2018

Precious Little People Portraits

6:30AM - 12:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Precious Little People Portraits

Nov

27 2018

Sarasota Liberal Yeshiva - Contemporary Jewish Philosophers

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Inquire about multi-course discounts. Scholarships are also available. Classes are held on the campus of the…

Nov

27 2018

Mah Jongg at Temple Beth Sholom

12:00PM - 3:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Join us every Tuesday from 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Temple Beth Sholom. Healthy snacks will be provided! Bring your frie…

Nov

27 2018

On One Foot: A Course in Basic Judaism

7:00PM - 8:15PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

On One Foot: A Course in Basic Judaism with Melissa Werbow

Melissa Werbow holds a Master's in Jewish Education and a…

Nov

28 2018

Minyan Breakfast at Temple Beth Sholom

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Join us after participating in our daily morning Minyan each Wednesday for a delightful breakfast.

There is no cost.…

Nov

28 2018

Adult Bar-Bat Mitzvah Class at Temple Beth Sholom

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Many people, for various reasons, did not celebrate becoming a Bar/Bat Mitzvah at age 13. Join this class with Rabbi …

Nov

28 2018

JLI Courses Wrestling with Faith (Morning)

10:15AM - 12:15PM  

Chabad of Sarasota

7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34238

For more information, please go to www.chabadofsarasota.com.

Nov

28 2018

Temple Sinai Synagogue Music with Chazzan Cliff Abramson

10:45AM - 11:45AM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

The Sounds of Our Sanctuary presented by Chazzan Cliff Abramson explores the evolution of synagogue music.

Nov

28 2018

At the Movies with Gus Mollasis-Fall/Winter 2018

12:00PM - 5:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

At the Movies with Gus Mollasis

Fall/Winter 2018

Nov

28 2018

Temple Sinai Original Brown Bag Lunch with Rabbi Geoff Huntting

12:15PM - 1:15PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai welcomes you to The Original Brown Bag with Rabbi Geoff Huntting discussing worldy events.

Nov

28 2018

Temple Sinai's Original Brown Bag with Rabbi Geoff Huntting

12:15PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Temple Sinai welcomes you to The Original Brown Bag free workshop lunch and discussion of timely topics with Rabbi…

Nov

28 2018

Temple Sinai Presents Wisdom of the Sages with Reb Ari Shapiro

1:30PM - 2:30PM  

Temple Sinai
4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road
Enter from Proctor Road only between Beneva and Swift Roads
Sarasota, FL 34231

Wisdom of the Sages (Pirkei Avot) with Reb Ari Shapiro examines the text handed down by the Sages that contains…

Nov

28 2018

JLI Course - Wrestling With Faith Evening

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

Zell Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

This course explores the obstacles and questions - both intellectual and emotional - that prevent many people from fu…

Nov

29 2018

Capital Campaign Steering Commitee Meeting

10:00AM - 11:45AM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event - By Invitation Only

Nov

29 2018

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…

Nov

29 2018

Conversational Hebrew Class at Temple Beth Sholom

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237

Conversational Hebrew class at Temple Beth Sholom, led by Cheryl Cohen on Thursdays, from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm. If you…

Nov

29 2018

JFSM Operating Committee

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Desenberg Room on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Private Event - By Invitation Only

Nov

29 2018

Mah Jongg

12:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Mah Jongg - friendly, and Intermediate players are welcome.

Call Marilyn Oslander for details - 941.951.2029

Nov

29 2018

Bridge Club

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Bridge club is back for season!  Come join in.

Nov

29 2018

Sarasota Jewish Chorale

5:00PM - 10:00PM  

Hecht School on the Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life
580 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Sarasota Jewish Chorale meet every Thursday until May 2019

Nov

29 2018

Temple Beth Sholom Men's Club Annual Lecture Series with Stuart Eizenstat

7:00PM - 9:30PM  

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

 

Nov

30 2018

to
Nov

29 2019

Shabbat Torah Class

9:30AM - 10:00AM  

Chabad of Sarasota
7700 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34233

Every Shabbat morning, join us for an in depth study of the weekly Torah portion
Free of Charge
RSVP info@chabadofsar…