Intro to Judaism

Temple Beth-El 2179 Highland Avenue, Birmingham, AL, United States

Interested in conversion to Judaism? Went to Hebrew School but don't remember a lot? Taught through a collaborative educational partnership with the Miller Introduction to Judaism Program of American Jewish University, this class is designed or all who are seeking to learn or connect with Judaism, whether you born Jewish, want to become Jewish, or just want to understand Judaism better. Please contact Rabbi Steven Henkin at rabbihenkin@templebeth-el.net for more information.

$54
Event Series CJFS SPACE Therapy Group

CJFS SPACE Therapy Group

CJFS 3940 Montclair Rd #205, Birmingham, Alabama, United States

Parenting Your Anxious Child--An 8-week, interactive workshop for Parents SPACE, an evidence-based parenting program developed at the Yale Child Study Center, teaches parents tools and strategies to respond supportively to their child, helping to decrease their anxiety. CJFS licensed, clinical social worker, Amy Neiman, has trained with Yale’s program creator and will facilitate the group.

$600

Taking Action Together: Drawing Strength From the Past with Ann Arnold

Zoom

Join Ann Arnold in a powerful inspirational talk as she shares her extraordinary journey as a second-generation Holocaust survivor. Drawing strength from her family’s harrowing past, Ann Arnold embarked on a mission to ensure that the lessons of history are never forgotten. In this talk, Ann recounts the emotional and impactful stories passed down through generations, revealing the resilience and courage that inspired her to make a difference. Fueled by a deep sense of responsibility as well as a life-changing trip in Poland, she transformed her experiences into action by founding the Mark Schonwetter Holocaust Education Foundation with her sister. Each of us holds power within our personal voice. Join Ann Arnold to discover how you can tap into your own relationship with history to combat systems of violence.

Free

CJFS Board Meeting

CJFS 3940 Montclair Rd #205, Birmingham, Alabama, United States

CJFS Board Meeting

Adult B’nei Mitzvah Class

Temple Emanu-El 2100 Highland Ave, Birmingham, AL, United States

Join Cantor Wittner for this fun class learning Hebrew, Torah, and more!

Mahjong Open Play

Levite Jewish Community Center 3960 Monteclair Road, Birmingham, Alabama, United States

Mahjong brings fun and fellowship and is open to members and non-members. Lunch can be ordered and delivered by Tara at Bo's Kosher Cafe.

Beit Midrash: Judaism’s Life-Changing Ideas

Zoom

Join our new season of the Beit Midrash! We’ll be meeting on Zoom every Thursday at 12 noon to discuss Rabbi Jonathan Sacks’ commentary in his book, Judaism’s Life-Changing Ideas on the weekly Torah portion. No experience necessary, just a desire to learn!

Kesher

Temple Beth-El 2179 Highland Avenue, Birmingham, AL, United States

A collaborative teen experience for our community's post-B'nai Mitzvah students.

NFTY/TEFTY Spring Kallah

Jacobs Camp 3863 Morrison Rd, Utica

NFTY SO SPRING KALLAH Friday, March 8 through Sunday, March 10 Space-available registration only. Contact Monika Singletary to register at monika@ourtemple.org Get ready for a fun-packed, teen-powered weekend at Jacobs Camp! Come join Jewish teens from across the Deep South and beyond! Spring Kallah will include exciting and engaging programs, community building with both existing and new friends, environmental justice-themed topics, and meaningful tefillah experiences! We cannot wait to see you there.