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February 23 — 29, 2020

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Wednesday, February 26

Project Shoresh Daf Yomi/Daily study of the Babylonian Talmud

7:15 AM
Connect with the international daf yomi movement as we travel through the sea of the most treasured ancient texts, the Babylonian Talmud. We are part of a seven and a half year cycle that started on January 2.

Temple Emanu-El Prayer Study with Cantor Brian Mayer

6:15 PM
This round table discussion focuses on various sections of the siddur. Class members are invited to offer their own interpretations of the prayers while studying classical and contemporary commentaries. Join us every week or come when you can!

Behind the Book: A Visiting Author Series

7:00 PM
Wednesday, February 26, 20207:00pmDwares JCC401 Elmgrove Avenue, ProvidenceNo cost to attendTo register for this event, please click here.Join us as Noam Sienna reads selected stories from his …

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 …

Temple Sinai Adult B'Nei Mitzvah Class

7:00 PM
Rabbi Goldwasser is starting an Adult B'Nei Mitzvah class that will meet once each month at Temple Sinai for adult men and women who would like to participate in an adult B'Nei Mitzvah service in the spring of 2020. Both men and women are welcome, …

Thursday, February 27

Project Shoresh Daf Yomi/Daily study of the Babylonian Talmud

7:15 AM
Connect with the international daf yomi movement as we travel through the sea of the most treasured ancient texts, the Babylonian Talmud. We are part of a seven and a half year cycle that started on January 2.

Lunch and Learn at Tamarisk: The Many Blessings of Masekhet (Tractate) Berakhot

12:00 PM
Temple Emanu-El takes their adult education classes on the road! All are invited to join us for a lunch and learn with Rabbi Michael Fel at The Phyllis Siperstein Tamarisk Assisted Living Residence. Together, we will explore Masekhet (Tractate) …

Delve Deeper: "Sacred Space in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam" with Prof. Joan Branham

7:00 PM
Joan Branham, a Professor of art history and Associate Dean at Providence College, will lead a course examining how Jews make their buildings holy. It will focus on the Solomonic and Herodian Temples in Jerusalem, and art and architecture of ancient …

JCDSRI Board Meeting

7:00 PM
Monthly Member Board Meeting

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 …

Breslov Comes to Providence!

7:30 PM
Rabbi Gil Bashe, of the Breslov Research Institute, is visiting Providence to teach about Rebbe Nachman and Breslov Chasidic thought. A longtime healthcare professional, Rabbi Bashe is an American-born former Israel Defense Forces …

Project Shoresh Jewish Young Professionals Parsha Pathways Powwow

7:45 PM
Each session will include dinner, weekly Torah portion discussion and a chance to socialize. Classes are self-contained so you do not need to make it to all the evenings.Please email …

Friday, February 28

Project Shoresh Daf Yomi/Daily study of the Babylonian Talmud

7:15 AM
Connect with the international daf yomi movement as we travel through the sea of the most treasured ancient texts, the Babylonian Talmud. We are part of a seven and a half year cycle that started on January 2.

Parashat Hashavua at Temple Emanu-El

7:45 AM
In this breakfast-study session led by Rabbi Alvan Kaunfer, we will study highlights of the Torah portion of the week. The discussion runs from 7:45-8:35am; participants are invited to the Shaharit …

JCDSRI Shabbat Dinner

5:30 PM
Students and their families welcome Shabbat with a student-led service followed by a dinner, under the supervision of Rabbi Dolinger, with vegetarian and gluten-free options.

Touro Synagogue Shabbat Evening Services

Everyone is welcome to join us in scenic Newport.85 Touro Street, Newport, RI. Friday evening Services with brief pre-Service lecture.Times for evening Services vary. Please check website …

Saturday, February 29

Project Shoresh Daf Yomi/Daily study of the Babylonian Talmud

7:15 AM
Connect with the international daf yomi movement as we travel through the sea of the most treasured ancient texts, the Babylonian Talmud. We are part of a seven and a half year cycle that started on January 2.

Touro Synagogue Shabbat Morning Services

8:45 AM
Everyone is welcome to join us in scenic Newport.85 Touro Street, Newport, RI.  Shabbat Morning Services begin at 8:45. Check website www.tourosynagogue.org for Junior Congregation …

Temple Beth-El Torah Study

9:00 AM
Torah study led by one of Beth-El's clergy.

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, February 29, 20205:00-10:00pmDwares JCC | 401 Elmgrove Avenue, Providence Calling all parents!Kids’ Night Out is a chance for children to spend the evening …

Temple Emanu-El: Film "The Spy Behind Home Plate"

7:30 PM
The true, little-known story of the Jewish hero Moe Berg, who played major league baseball and assumed a secret life spying for the OSS, the precursor to the CIA, during World War II. Aviva Kempner, …

February 23 — 29, 2020