A Community Celebration of Jewish Learning, Saturday Night, November 19 at 6:45 pm
at the Jewish Community Center
Join over 250 people in a mega community event of learning and socializing. Choose from over 25 sessions on Jewish ethics, philosophy, history, theology, literature, Talmud, parenting, cooking, meditation, yoga, and more.
A few of this year's Tapestry Classes...
- Talking to Children About God"
- "The Chosen: Blessing or Curse"
- "Is Business just Business? The Jewish Ethics of Making Money"
- "Why Didn't Yosef Phone Home?"
- "How to Save A Life: Organ Donation and Jewish Law"
- "The Midrash of Serach Bat Asher"
- "Bloodlands: Europe between Hitler and Stalin - A Review"
- "Exploring Cuba: Its Once and Future Jews"
- "Must Children Say Kaddish for Abusive Parents?"
- "Israeli Music Video: A Glimpse into Israeli Culture and Politics"
- "Portraits in Leadership: Timeless Tales for Inspired Living"
- "Jesus in the Talmud
- "Creating Jewish Harmony: When You March To Different Drummers - A Panel Discussion"
- "Neshama Yoga"
For a full list of classes go to Click here
* 6:45 pm - Registration and Havdalah
* 7:30 pm - Session One, with approximately 15 workshops
* 8:35 pm - Session Two, with approximately 15 workshops
* 9:30 pm - Dessert Reception
This program is generously supported by the Louis J. Kuriansky Foundation
in memory of Morton R. Shapiro.
For more information, contact Elise Passy at 203.321.1373 x114 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
To register on-line Click here
JFS LIVING IN THE TREE OF LIFE: KABBALAH, HEALING & TRANSFORMATION - Tuesdays 7:30 pm, December 6, January 3, February 7 Learn more about the nature of the four worlds and how to improve our lives by a greater understanding. Open to the Public. Join Dr. Mitchell Flaum, JFS Family Life Education Coordinator, for first workshop on Tuesday evening, November 15th at 7:30 pm at Congregation Beth El, 109 East Ave., Norwalk. RSVP to email@example.com Suggested donation $36.
NEW! JFS DIVORCE SUPPORT GROUP -- Tuesdays 7:30 -8:30 pm until 11/22. Women seeking support while experiencing divorce will meet to discuss stresses with Melanie Rago in the Westport JFS office, 431 Post Road East, Suite 11. Fee is $20 per person per session. Info Melanie Rago at 203-454-4992 or firstname.lastname@example.org
"FINDING YOUR FOCUS" -- PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS DIAGNOSED WITH ADD/ADHD. Wednesday Afternoons. Services include psychiatric evaluation, review of previous evaluations, family assessment, on-going support, and medication management. Treatment by Lee Combrinck-Graham, M.D. and qualifies for insurance reimbursement. Info: Eve Moskowitz, at 203-921-4161or email@example.com.
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPS AVAILABLE WEDNESDAYS-4 to 5 pm. At the Atria in Stamford, 77 Third Street. A bi-monthly support group open to those coping with the loss of a loved one. Info: Dr. Mitchell Flaum at 203-921-4161 or firstname.lastname@example.org. FRIDAYS -10:30 -11:30 AM. At the Stamford JFS office, 733 Summer Street, 6th Floor. Info: Eve Moskowitz at 203-921-4161 ext. 122 or email@example.com.
SAVE THE DATE UJF SUPER SUNDAY- at the JCC, December 4, 2011. Every Child makes a gift-9:30-3:00 pm, PJ Library Launch, 11-12 pm and 1:30-2:30 pm. Chanukah Mitzvah Packages, 11-2:30 pm., and Hoop-a-thon, 10:30-11:30 am
DANI SHAPIRO author of the memoirs Devotion and Slow Motion will be speaking at the JCC on Dec, 7th, at 7:30pm. Dani's lecture will be followed by a book signing. Register online at stamfordjcc.org or purchase tickets at the JCC front desk. For more information please contact Sandi Waldstreicher at 203-322-6541
BCDS FAMILY TRIP TO ISRAEL-FEBRUARY 11-24, 2012. Contact Bob Abrams at babrams @bcds.org. 203-329-2186 ext. 1311
THE JEWISH HISTORICAL SOCIETY of Lower Fairfield County presents "JEWISH CONNECTICUT", Sunday, November 20 - 10 AM (coffee and... at 9:30) JCC Panel discussion about Jewish life in Connecticut from Colonial times to the present. Irwin Miller, JHS Historian; Dr. Betty N. Hoffman, anthropologist and researcher, and CT Superior Court Judge Henry Cohn. The moderator will be Linda Baulsir. The community is invited. For further information or to leave a message, please call 203-329- 0452.
HAVDALAH & HOOPS STARTS JANUARY 21 - 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament by the JCC & the Stamford Board of Rabbis. Saturday, January 21 - 6:30 p.m. Fathers & sons (grades 6 - 12) will split into 2 divisions if needed. Fee: $18 per participant, includes food & t-shirt. Trophies to the winners. Rosters must have 4 players, 3 players play at a time. Info: Mo Concepcion - 203.487.0971 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE FRIENDSHIP CIRCLE is running in the Chase Community Giving contest Please help us win and show your support for children with special needs, their amazing families and of course for the pride of our community, the dedicated teen volunteers. The contest ends on November 22nd. Voting is 3 easy steps! Sign into Facebook , go to www.VoteFc.com , click Vote and Share!