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December 8 — 14, 2019

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Sunday, December 8

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 …

"Small Miracles," The Tichyeh Shochet Memorial Conference for Jewish Women

9:30 AM
The Tichyeh Shochet Memorial Conference for Jewish WomenSunday, December 8, 2019 9:30 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.followed by Dessert Reception Jewish women will gather for a day of study, dialogue, …

Hope Street Winter Stroll

11:00 AM
Presented by Hope Street Merchants AssociationHope Street (from Rochambeau Ave. to Seven Stars), ProvidenceDecember 8, 201911:00am - 5:00pmFREEJoin us on Hope Street Sunday, December 8, from 11:00am …

Family Pizza and Board Games at Temple Sinai

12:30 PM
Temple Sinai will host a family pizza and board games event on Sunday, December 8th after religious school, from 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. The temple will supply the pizza, water and desserts. Parents and children are asked to bring board games. This …

Temple Beth-El Hanukkah Concert

1:00 PM
Enjoy latkes & sufganiyot (donuts) before the concert. Two-time Grammy winner Bill Harley will perform. Harley is a champion yarn-spinner & tune smith with a sense of wonder, whimsy & mischief.

Photographer Shai Afsai's "The Igbo Jews of Abuja": A photo exhibit meet and greet with photographer

2:00 PM
 Exhibit featuring photographs of Nigerian Igbo practicing Judaism in the country’s capital is on display through Dec. 17 in the James T. Giles Community Room. Free. Information, …

Temple Torat Yisrael's Chanukah Book Fair at Barnes & Noble

2:00 PM
Join us for a Chanukah Book Fair at Barnes & Noble in Warwick. Open to all.

The Diary of Anne Frank

2:00 PM
Brown University's Department of Theatre Arts & Performance Studies The Diary of Anne Frank a play by Frances Goodrich & Albert Hackett, based upon “Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl,” newly adapted by Wendy Kesselman …

Project Shoresh Partners in Torah Night

7:45 PM
Come join us for a lively, informal, partner-based study group, where you study your choice of texts together, English or Hebrew, ancient or modern, with on-site facilitators available to answer …

Monday, December 9

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 …

Tuesday, December 10

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's Lunch and Learn at T's Restaurant in East Greenwich

12:00 PM
Join Rabbi Aaron Philmus at T's Restaurant. Each participant orders from the menu and we study Jewish sources addressing current issues. Open to all.

Wednesday, December 11

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 …

Mah Jongg and Canasta at Torat Yisrael

6:30 PM
Come, Learn and Have Fun! Open to all. Free of Charge.

Israeli Culture Night: Film "Bethlehem"

7:00 PM
Israeli Culture Night: Film "Bethlehem" If you enjoyed the TV series "Fauda," you will love this film! Hosted by our shlichah (Israeli Emissary), Or Cohen. This film is available thanks to …

Temple Beth-El Adult B'Nei Mitzvah Class

7:00 PM
Join Cantor Seplowin for a year of study and preparation toward becoming an adult Bar or Bat Mitzvah. Those interested in learning Hebrew only without becoming Bar or Bat Mitzvah are welcome to …

Thursday, December 12

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 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 …

Project Shoresh’s Project 613

7:30 PM
Project 613: Ancient Wisdom for Modern MindsDo you want to connect with other Jewish young professionals on a mature level?Are you looking for a little more meaning in life?Do you want to learn about …

Friday, December 13

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 …

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.

Temple Torat Yisrael's T.G.I.F. - Thank G-d It's Friday!

5:45 PM
Shabbat Songs and Story with Rabbi Aaron Philmus followed by a potluck veggie meal. Please RSVP to the Torat Yisrael office at 885-6600.

Congregation Beth David Student-led Kabbalat Service

6:00 PM
Student-led Friday night service.

Temple Emanu-El Shabbat Chai

6:00 PM
Shabbat Chai is a spirited one-hour Friday night service with tons of congregational singing. The service is led by the Cantor and the Shabbat Chai Band, and the melodies are a mix of contemporary and traditional styles. The Rabbi gives a brief …

Temple Torat Yisrael Kabbalat Shabbat Service

7:30 PM
Shabbat Service followed by an Oneg

Saturday, December 14

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, December 145:00-10:00pmDwares JCC | 401 Elmgrove Avenue, Providence Calling all parents!Kids’ Night Out is a chance for children to spend the evening with …

Temple Emanu-El Community-Wide Family Havdalah

5:30 PM
Join us for our fourth annual community-wide Havdalah program. We will join other congregations to end Shabbat together with a beautiful Havdalah service, dinner, crafts, and singing! Stay tuned for …

Temple Emanu-El Family Community Havdalah

5:30 PM
Join Temple Emanu-El's Family First group, JCDSRI and Congregation Beth Sholom for a dairy dinner and a craft for children ages 0-12! RSVP by December 10 to Shoshana Jacob: Shosh@teprov.org

Temple Ohabei Shalom Presents David Broza in Concert!

7:00 PM
Temple Ohabei Shalom of Brookline, MA is pleased to announce that it is hosting David Broza, the world-renowned Israeli singer-songwriter, for a concert on Saturday, December 14 at 7 pm. The concert will be held “under the dome” in Ohabei …

Alicia Svigals & Ensemble at Temple Emanu-El

7:30 PM
Alicia Svigals returns to us here at Temple Emanu-El for another breathtaking musical experience. Svigals, who is a violinist and composer, and the world's foremost klezmer fiddler, almost …

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Parashat Vayishlach

December 8 — 14, 2019