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November 17 — 23, 2019

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Thursday, November 21

The Igbo Jews of Abuja: A photo exhibit by Shai Afsai

12:00 AM
There is a widespread belief among the Igbo of Nigeria that they are descendants of the tribes of Israel, and since the end of Nigeria's Civil War (1967-1970) several thousand Igbo have embraced the Jewish religion. Shai Afsai’s exhibit features …

"Thankful for" PJ Library Drop-in Program

4:00 PM
Thankful for PJ Library Drop-in ProgramThere is so much to be thankful for this time of year. Join PJ Library in thanking others with Thanksgiving-themed stories, crafts, and snacks. Drop in any time …

Temple Beth-El Intro to Judaism

7:00 PM
Learn the fundamentals of Jewish thought and practice in 18 weeks through a mix of study, discussion and practical experiences. This course is perfect for interfaith couples, non-Jews considering …

Temple Sinai Adult Education - Isaiah's Demand for Social Justice

7:00 PM
Rabbi Jeff Goldwasser and Prof. Arthur Urbano of Providence College will once again present a course for Christians and Jews at Temple Sinai and at Holy Apostles Catholic Church. This four-session course, Isaiah's Demand for Social Justice, will …

Friday, November 22

The Igbo Jews of Abuja: A photo exhibit by Shai Afsai

12:00 AM
There is a widespread belief among the Igbo of Nigeria that they are descendants of the tribes of Israel, and since the end of Nigeria's Civil War (1967-1970) several thousand Igbo have embraced the Jewish religion. Shai Afsai’s exhibit features …

JCDSRI Board Meeting

8:00 AM
Monthly Member Board Meeting

Simchat Tot at JCDSRI

9:30 AM
Children ages 0-3 years old, accompanied by a parent or caregiver, are welcome to join in song, dance and play and meet new friends.

Kosher Senior Cafe at Temple Sinai

11:00 AM
Temple Sinai offers hot kosher meals and opportunities for seniors to socialize every Friday. Jewish Collaborative Services of RI offers programs at 11:00 a.m., and the meal is served at noon. Programs include lectures and films, music, bingo, dance …

Temple Emanu-El Family Friday Camp Shabbat

5:30 PM
Celebrate the arrival of Shabbat with family and friends! We begin at 5:30 with snacks and Shabbat-friendly crafts, followed by services at 5:45. These services are geared towards children ages …

Shabbat Hallelu at Temple Beth-El

6:30 PM
Experience the joy of Shabbat with Cantor Judy Seplowin and Hallelu Band as the doors to worship through musical presentation and congregational singing. Light refreshments and sangria …

Temple Habonim Shabbat Services with Jodi Blankstein & Adam Dehner

7:30 PM
Cantorial soloist Jodi Blankstein and guitarist Adam Dehner will be joining us for a special artistic Shabbat, infusing pieces by artists such as Fleetwood Mac, Phish, Bob Marley and others into the traditional Shabbat menu.

Temple Torat Yisrael Kabbalat Shabbat Service

7:30 PM
Kabbalat Shabbat Service followed by an Oneg.

Congregation Beth David Kabbalat Shabbat Service

8:00 PM
Light Kiddush served after service.

Saturday, November 23

The Igbo Jews of Abuja: A photo exhibit by Shai Afsai

12:00 AM
There is a widespread belief among the Igbo of Nigeria that they are descendants of the tribes of Israel, and since the end of Nigeria's Civil War (1967-1970) several thousand Igbo have embraced the Jewish religion. Shai Afsai’s exhibit features …

Temple Torat Yisrael Taste of Shabbat

9:00 AM
9:00 AM: Torah Discussion 9:45 AM: Shabbat Service followed by a light Kiddush

Temple Sinai Saturday Minyan Breakfast and Torah Study

9:30 AM
All are welcome every Saturday to the Temple Sinai Minyan breakfast at 9:30, followed by Torah study from 10-11 a.m. Shabbat services follow Torah study.

Temple Emanu-El Tot Shabbat

11:00 AM
Tot Shabbat is a weekly Shabbat morning experience filled with singing, dancing, learning, PJ Library stories/crafting, playing, and praying! Each week we will explore various themes. It is sure to …

Kids' Night Out

5:00 PM
Kids' Night Out Saturday, November 235:00-10:00pmDwares JCC | 401 Elmgrove Avenue, Providence Calling all parents!Kids’ Night Out is a chance for children to spend the evening with …

JCDSRI Havdallah Program

5:30 PM
Family Havdallah Program for the community. The evening includes a meal, learning and activities for children.

Temple Emanu-El presents "From Poland to Persia Part II: A Journey from East to West"

7:30 PM
Hazzan Farid Dardashti will deliver a multi-media presentation about his personal journey from East to West. Through stories, songs, and photos, Hazzan Dardashti will share about growing up in Iran, Persian-Jewish practices, and his journey from …

BMOP in Concert: Klezmer Madness at Jordan Hall

8:00 PM
The Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP), the nation’s premier orchestra dedicated exclusively to commissioning, performing, and recording new orchestral music, presents Klezmer Madness: a one-night only concert of contemporary music by three …

Parashat Chayei Sara

Parashat Chayei Sara

November 17 — 23, 2019