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ABOUT RED AND ORANGE LETTER EVENTS:

  • Both in-person and virtual events are now eligible for Red or Orange Letter status.
  • To request a Red or Orange Letter event, please submit your event as you would any other, but include “RED LETTER: Event Name” or “ORANGE LETTER: Event Name” as the title (for example: RED LETTER: JCC Annual Meeting).
  • All events will be added to the Community Calendar in the order they were submitted.

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Feb

1 2022

Community Trustees meetings

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Zoom meeting

Community Trustees meetings

Feb

1 2022

Believe it or not, there was a time when there were no Jews in the American theater. What changed that? And how did J…

Feb

2 2022

 
Navigating Difficult Conversations with Confidence
 

Difficult conversations are inevitable in any workplace.…

Feb

3 2022

Cultivating Resilience

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Beth El Temple -- Online Event
2626 Albany Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117

How can moments of crisis – whether a communal challenge such as a pandemic or a personal challenge such as illness…

Feb

4 2022

Shining Lights with Rabbi Fleigel

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth Israel
701 Farmington Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06119

 

Join Rabbi Fliegel for a Shining Lights Reboot every Friday in January and February at 11:00am to shine a little ligh…

Feb

4 2022

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Feb

6 2022

The Young Israel of West Hartford Youth Shabbat

7:30PM - 5:45PM  

The Young Israel of West Hartford
2240 Albany Ave
West Hartford, CT 06117

Friday February 4, 2022: Teen One Shabbat For Grades 8-12 from 7:30 PM- 9:30 PM

Shabbat February 5, 2022:
1. Shabbat…

Feb

5 2022

Young Israel of West Hartford Shabbat Hang Out

2:30PM - 3:30PM  

The Young Israel of West Hartford
2240 Albany Ave
West Hartford, CT 06117

Shabbat Hang Out For Grades 1- 3 @ The Young Israel of West Hartford
*Program is COVID & weather dependent. Please st…

Feb

6 2022

For centuries, the Jewish community of Spain was one the world’s most significant. It’s creative achievements in …

Feb

6 2022

Friendship Circle Judaism and the Arts

Feb

6 2022

Drive -In Dor L' Dor Finale

5:00PM - 5:45PM  

The Young Israel Parking Lot
2240 Albany Ave
West Hartford, CT 06117

Drive-In To Our Dor L' Dor Family Learning Program Finale
Enjoy Torah, Pizza, Fun & A Grand Prize Raffle

Feb

7 2022

Meditation from Sinai

7:20PM - 9:20PM  

Mindful Awareness and Divine Spirituality to Help You Think, Feel, and Live More Deeply

The Torah was given at Sinai…

Feb

8 2022

A Scholarly Symposium on the Art of Maurice Sendak

11:00AM - 12:30PM  

Thomas J. Dodd Research Center
405 Babbidge Road - U-1205
Room 158
Storrs, CT 06269

Joining us on Zoom will be three distinguished speakers: Profs. Marah Gubar (MIT), Martha Helfer (Rutgers), and…

Feb

8 2022

JLA Advisory Board Meeting

5:30PM - 7:00PM  

 

JLA Advisory Board Meeting - Location TBD

Feb

8 2022

Feb

10 2022

Friendship Circle Challahgrams

5:30PM - 6:30PM  

Multi generational challah bake- one to keep and one to share with a friend in need.

Feb

10 2022

Voices of Hope Board Meeting

6:00PM - 7:30PM  

Monthly Board Meeting

Feb

10 2022

On the first day of spring in 1911, a terrible fire broke out in Manhattan’s Garment District. When it ended, half …

Feb

11 2022

Shining Lights with Rabbi Fleigel

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth Israel
701 Farmington Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06119

 

Join Rabbi Fliegel for a Shining Lights Reboot every Friday in January and February at 11:00am to shine a little ligh…

Feb

11 2022

A Winter to Spring series of organ performances featuring Music Director Natasha Ulyanovsky on CBI’s historic Austi…

Feb

11 2022

Shabbat Service - on Zoom

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Gishrei Shalom Jewish Congregation
37 Main Street
Southington, CT 06789

Join Gishrei Shalom Jewish Congregation in our chapel at the First Congregational Church in Southington. We have…

Feb

12 2022

Shabbark Shalom at Rockledge Golf Club

3:00PM - 4:00PM  

Rockledge Golf Club
289 S Main Street
West Hartford, CT 06107

Join us for a walk on the trails at the golf course and a short Havdalah service. This activity is open to all; dogs …

Feb

12 2022

JTConnect Pink Shabbat On Ice

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

South Windsor Arena
585 John Fitch Blvd
South Windsor, CT

 

Join us for JTConnect’s annual Pink Shabbat this year ON ICE! We will make havdallah as a community led by JTConnec…

Feb

12 2022

Community-Wide Adult Education Program

7:30PM - 10:00PM  

TBD

CT

Community-wide havdalah and adult education celebration.

Feb

13 2022

Morning Minyan & the World Wide Wrap with Men's Club

8:45AM - 10:45AM  

Beth El Temple
2626 Albany Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117

8:45am - Morning Minyan (Clergy available to assist with tefillin)
9:30am - Tefillin Program with Rabbi Rachel Zerin

Feb

13 2022

Rabbi Moshe Silberhaft, widely known as ‘The Travelling Rabbi’, is the spiritual leader and National Director of …

Feb

13 2022

SNEC-JCRC Shared Society in Afula-Gilboa Series

 

******TIME TO BE DETERMINED******

Feb

13 2022

Friendship Circle Judaism and the Arts

Feb

15 2022

CBI Board of Trustees meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

February, 2022 Board of Trustees meeting

Feb

16 2022

JHSGH Board Meeting

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Meeting of the Board of Directors

Feb

17 2022

Jewish Community Foundation Board Meeting 4:30 pm

Feb

17 2022

Schechter Board Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

This is a Schecter Board Meeting

Feb

17 2022

Book talk with author of Asylum: A Memoir of Family Secrets (virtual)

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford
333 Bloomfield Avenue, Suite B
West Hartford, CT 06117

Book talk with author Judy Bolton-Fasman about her memoir of growing up in West Hartford and exploring her family secrets.

Feb

18 2022

Shining Lights with Rabbi Fleigel

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth Israel
701 Farmington Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06119

 

Join Rabbi Fliegel for a Shining Lights Reboot every Friday in January and February at 11:00am to shine a little ligh…

Feb

22 2022

Voices of Hope Power of Words Speaker Series

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

kathy fishman


, CT

Join Voices of Hope for their February Power of Words Speaker Series to commemorate Black History Month. We will host…

Feb

23 2022

JCC Board of Directors Meeting

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

JCC Board of Directors Meeting

Feb

23 2022

UConn Hillel Board Meeting

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

UConn Hillel Board Meeting

Feb

24 2022

JCRC Board Meeting

5:30PM - 7:00PM  

Zoom call

JCRC Monthly Board meeting

Feb

25 2022

Shining Lights with Rabbi Fleigel

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth Israel
701 Farmington Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06119

 

Join Rabbi Fliegel for a Shining Lights Reboot every Friday in January and February at 11:00am to shine a little ligh…

Feb

26 2022

Frank London and the Klezmer Brass All Star

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Jane Pasternak
335 Bloomfield Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117

this event is free for all students $20 for community

Feb

26 2022

Beth El Trivia Throwdown

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Beth El Temple
2626 Albany Ave.
West Hartford, CT 06117

All are invited to participate to Beth El's annual (it's back) trivia night. Teams of 6-8 can register at tiny…

Feb

27 2022

Hands-on fun for ALL Jewish 4th-5th graders in Greater Hartford
times TBD

Feb

27 2022

Outdoor Jewish Inclusion Community Art Event with Artist Yitzchok Moully

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Starbucks Bishops Corner -Outdoor Patio
2475 Albany Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117

Join our live interactive pop-up community art event celebrating Jewish Disability Awareness Acceptance Inclusion Mon…

Feb

27 2022

Ladino Culture from Yesterday to Today: A Musical Journey with Sarah Aroeste
Sarah is an international Ladino singer/…

Feb

28 2022

Building Bridges: LGBTQ Life in Israel

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

Zoom progeam

Building Bridges: LGBTQ Life in Israel