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May 9 — 15, 2021

Found 23 events

Sunday, May 9

Project Shoresh Bar/Bat Mitzvah Program

1:00 PM
We're excited to bring you our incredible Worldwide Bar and Bat Mitzvah Program! It's an amazing 10 week journey that brings parents and their kids together through inspiring classes and hands on experiences, where they can learn real life skills …

Behind the Book Series: “The Berkshires Farm Table Cookbook"

7:00 PM
The Berk­shire hills of west­ern Mass­a­chu­setts are famous for their unique cul­ture, from scenic views to artis­tic and lit­er­ary attrac­tions. But in …

Monday, May 10


6:00 PM
 From Colonial Newport, Rhode Island to 2021 Jerusalem, Judah Touro will be remembered forever for the many gifts that he left in his final will - including the founding of …

Conversational Hebrew Classes Summer Session via Zoom

7:00 PM
Let's talk Hebrew! Join Temple Emanu-El and the Jewish Alliance for Hebrew Conversation and improve your speaking skills! This session will have three levels of conversation: Advanced …

Let's Talk "Shtisel": An Exclusive Conversation with Michael Aloni

7:00 PM
Join Jewish National Fund-USA for the largest, most anticipated national Women for Israel event of the year, an intimate conversation with “overnight sensation” Israeli actor, Michael Aloni, best known for his roles in the award-winning hit …

Tuesday, May 11

Little States, Big Innovation, Rhode Island X Israel Monthly Webinar Series

12:00 PM
Each month the program will be bringing the best Israel has to offer to Rhode Island’s community by introducing our community to some of Israel’s most exciting startup entrepreneurs. …

Basic Beginners Hebrew Classes Summer Session via Zoom

6:15 PM
Join Temple Emanu-El and the Jewish Alliance for Basic Beginners Hebrew. Classes will be conducted via Zoom, and a link will be sent to you after registering. Basic Beginners: Can read and …

Project Shoresh Bar/Bat Mitzvah Program

8:00 PM
We're excited to bring you our incredible Worldwide Bar and Bat Mitzvah Program! It's an amazing 10 week journey that brings parents and their kids together through inspiring classes and hands on experiences, where they can learn real life skills …

Project Shoresh: Why do we stay up all night on Shavuos?

8:00 PM
Shoresh Holiday Inspiration Series - ShavuosJoin the "Rugby Rabbi" in an exploration of the age-old custom of staying up the night of Shavuos.Rabbi Zev Kahn is better known as the "Rugby Rabbi" from …

Wednesday, May 12

Israeli Culture Night: Multi-Gender Hebrew: Creating a New Space in the Hebrew Language

5:00 PM
Gender plays a very different role in Hebrew language structure than in English. This presentation will explore some of the most pressing challenges in the Hebrew language in a changing …

Core Connects RI Rosh Chodesh and Pre-Shavuot Inspiration with Aliza Bulow

7:00 PM
Please join author, educator, mentor, founder and director of Core, Aliza Bulow for an hour in which she will help us see further, dig deeper, reach higher and radiate our light …

Thursday, May 13

Temple Habonim Lunch & Learn Zoom with Rabbi Howard Voss-Altman

12:00 PM
Join Rabbi Howard for Torah Study on Pirke Avot: A Modern Commentary on Jewish Ethics. Please contact Adina Davies, Temple Habonim's Administrator for details on which book we are using and how to join us on Zoom.

Historic Preservation Subject of Touro Synagogue Foundation Presentation

7:00 PM
Thompson M. Mayes of the National Trust for Historic Preservation will discuss his book, "Why Old Places Matter: How Historic Places Affect Our Identity and Well-Being," on Thursday, May 13 at 7:00 p.m., via Zoom. The talk, with a panel …

Temple Sinai - Jews and Palestinians at the Movies

7:00 PM
How are Israeli Jews and Palestinians portrayed in popular culture? Join Temple Sinai members as they review movies they watch on Amazon Prime prior to the Zoom discussion group sessions on 5 …

Friday, May 14

Temple Emanu-El "Parashah HaShavua"

8:30 AM
Join Rabbi Alvan Kaunfer for a weekly study session to discuss highlights from the Torah portion of the week. This weekly discussion takes place on Friday mornings after Z'man Kodesh: Daily Minyan Alternative Experience. All are welcome! …

Friday Morning Meditation at Temple Sinai on Zoom

10:00 AM
Start your day with focus and relaxation as Rabbi Goldwasser leads a 30-minute morning meditation that includes reflections on Jewish wisdom and mindfulness. Enter the Zoom meditation room on Friday …

Temple Beth-El Pre-Shabbat Under the Tent

11:00 AM
Join us in our ohel moed (tent of meeting) for pre-Shabbat community and conversation with Rabbi Mack and Cantor Seplowin.Enjoy some iced coffee, iced tea and a Buns Bakery treat. Pre-registration …

Temple Torat Yisrael Virtual Children's Welcome Shabbat with the Rabbi Services

5:30 PM
Rabbi Philmus will lead Shabbat Services on Zoom. For link email:

Temple Torat Yisrael Virtual Kabbalat Shabbat Songs & Torah Services

5:45 PM
with Rabbi Aaron Philmus. For Zoom link email:

Temple Sinai Shabbat Services via Zoom

6:00 PM
Join Rabbi Jeffrey Goldwasser, Cantor Deborah Johnson, and the congregants of Temple Sinai each Friday night for Shabbat services at 6:00 p.m. on Zoom. Please find the link for the services at the Temple Sinai website ( and click …

Saturday, May 15

Temple Torat Yisrael Virtual & In-Person Saturday Morning Shabbat Services

9:30 AM
with Rabbi Philmus For Zoom link email:

Congregation Agudas Achim Tot Shabbat Outdoors!

10:00 AM
Education Director Linda Myer will lead a joyous outdoor service for infants, toddlers, pre-K kids, and their parents. Older siblings welcome too! Join old friends and make new ones! COVID …

Temple Sinai Torah Study via Zoom

10:00 AM
Please join Rabbi Jeffrey Goldwasser and congregants of Temple Sinai each Saturday morning at 10:00 a.m. for Torah study. Please find the Zoom link for these very interesting interactive discussions at the temple website ( and …

May 9 — 15, 2021