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Have Shabbat Dinners with us every Friday this August! $18 per person Members: 2 for 1 Hosted by Temple Emanu-El tesobe.org ~ 305-538-2503 RSVP by Thursdays at noon.
2015-08-28, 7:00pm to 8:45pm
Come Join our Rabbis, our Cantorial Soloist, Evelyn Goldfinger, Benny, Ismael and Alex, our great musicians in Fiddler Shabbat
2015-08-30, 9:00 am to 11:30 am
Be a Partner with Jewish Community Services at JCS Milk & Honey by bringing traditional food baskets and holiday joy to frail elderly and others in need. Invite your family and friends to volunteer a few hours of their morning while helping deliver 600 food baskets to seniors in time for Rosh Hashanah. Community service hours for students are available.
2015-08-30, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Spend the morning getting to know Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center. Learn about our services and programs. Meet with synagogue leadership. Tour our campus. Meet our clergy. Bring the children: bounce houses, arts & crafts, pizza, ice-cream Sunday bar & music. Bring your unaffiliated family, friends and neighbors. For more information or to RSVP contact (305) 937-1880 or email@example.com
Chabad of Downtown Coral Gables
2015-08-30, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
A fun Jewish New Year Fair for the entire family, featuring Willie the Bee Man. Children will have the opportunity to learn how honey is made and will get to extract honey from a honey comb. Fair will include lots of fun hands-on crafts and activities including making your own honey dish for Rosh Hashana, tasting delicious honey cake, and enjoying a honey tasting bar. A fun afternoon for the young and young at heart!
2015-08-31, 8 pm
Andres Oppenheimer estara presentando “Crear o Morir”, como las 5 grandes claves para impulsar la innovación en América Latina impulsar una cultura de la innovación, reorientar la educación a ese fin, modificar las leyes que la inhiben, estimular la inversión en innovación, y por último, globalizarla.
2015-08-31, 10:00 am
A certified scribe will be visiting the community checking Mezuzas & Tefillin. He will only be with us for a few hours, so his time is limited. To make sure you reserve a spot to have yours checked, please call ahead. The scribe will be at the Shul from 10:00 am. Limited slots available. http://www.chabadchayil.org/templates/articlecco_cdo/aid/2675078/jewish/Mezuzah-Checking.htm
2015-09-01, 7:00 pm
2015-09-01, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Please register for this free JWorks Miami Orientation session for job seekers, where you will have the opportunity to: • Practice your elevator pitch • Learn about upcoming JWorks Miami Workshops • Schedule an in person meeting with a career counselor • Network with other job seekers • Meet the JWorks Miami Team
2015-09-01, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
2015-09-01, 7:00 pm
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) and Temple Judea are co-hosting a community briefing on “The Iran Deal: The Global Implications of a Nuclear Iran” on Tuesday, September 1, at 7:00 p.m. The event will take place at Temple Judea, 5500 Granada Boulevard, Coral Gables. Guest speakers include Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Congressman Alan Grayson, with remarks from Mark Kleinman, AIPAC’s Southeastern States Director. For more information, contact V. Judith Hernandez at firstname.lastname@example.org or 954-382-6110. For security purposes, registration for this event is required at www.aipac.org/SDIranDeal. This event is off the record and closed to the press. AIPAC and Temple Judea are presenting this event in conjunction with Alper JCC Miami, Bet Shira, Temple Beth Am, Bet Breira Samu-El Or Olom and Beth David Congregation.
2015-09-01, 7:00 p.m.
Grades 6-8 get together for back to school
2015-09-02, 9:30 a.m. to 12;00 p.m.
2015-09-02, 6:00pm to 9:00pm
2015-09-02, 7 to 11
2nd annual night of inspiration before rosh hashana!!!
Chabad of Kendall
2015-09-02, 7:30pm to 9:30pm
A New Year: Listen to the Voice of Your Soul with Liesel Appel, renowned speaker and author Liesel was born during the Holocaust to a Nazi officer. In a quest to listen to the voice of her soul, she fled her past. Hear about the difficult choice she faced, the transformation she made, and the light she has brought to the world. Feast on a sumptuous buffet of apple dishes and honey cakes.
2015-09-03, 7:00 pm
2015-09-03, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Rabbi Yossi Jacobson will inspire, enlighten and prepare you for the High Holidays with new inspiration and guidance. With his great sense of humor, brilliant mind and encyclopedic knowledge, Rabbi Jacobson on stage is an evening you don't want to miss!
2015-09-03, 7:00 p.m.
back to school get together for grades K-5
2015-09-05, 12:00 pm
Come join us during Kiddush the first Saturday of every month as Rabbi Marc Philippe leads a new series exploring Jewish texts in the Parshah.
At the end of the month of Elul, prior to the High Holidays, spiritual preparation intensifies with the beautiful, traditional Selichot Service. Havdalah, dinner, food for the soul, live music, inspiration, shofar. Saturday, September 5 at 9pm.
Jewish Heritage Day Foundation
2015-09-06, 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Join the tri-county Jewish community for an afternoon of Jewish pride and great baseball as the Miami Marlins take on the New York Mets in the twelfth annual Jewish Heritage Day. Kosher food, Jewish music and other surprises are scheduled for the day. Call 561-702-7663, or visit www.JewishHeritageDay.org for more information. A portion of the proceeds from the event goes to support Jewish education in South Florida.
2015-09-06, 1:00 pm
2015-09-06, 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Pre-Game Festivities includes a free Marlins Yarmulke and Performance of Israeli National Anthem First Pitch 1:10 pm Limited $36 tickets available for an exclusive Tribe suite! $25 Baseline Reserved Tix Available as well. $10 Suite Tix or Complimentary Baseline Reserved for Chai Tribesters!!! Limit 1 per person. Interested in our giving program to get exclusive deals like this? Contact email@example.com to find out how you can become a Chai Tribester today!
2015-09-08, 12pm to 2pm
Neiman Marcus Art of Fashion Luncheon Fundraiser for the MBJCC
2015-09-08, 7:00 pm
2015-09-08, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
2015-09-08, 6:30pm to 10:00pm
What was supposed to be a global event of peace and unity shattered into a historical tragedy during the 1972 Olympics. Join us September 8 as we pay tribute to the 11 lost with a theatrical showing of One Day in September followed by a moment of silence and exclusive live interview with 1972 Olympic Athlete Robert Strauss. This is for all audiences, however due some scenes in the documentary, under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian.
2015-09-09, 7:00 PM
2015-09-09, 7:30am to 9.30am
The North Dade Business Breakfast was created to bring members of our local community together for a discussion with individuals who have achieved success in business while at the same time offering leadership within the Jewish community.
2015-09-09, 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Young Professionals Ages 21-39: Join us at Villa Azur on Wednesday, September 9 from 7-10pm as we enjoy a Kosher Wine Tasting. Hosted by SOBEJ.
2015-09-09, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
YJP Miami Tech Summit and Networking event on Wednesday, September 9th, will bring together an impressive and powerful group of individuals, entrepreneurs and tech industry Executives.
Enjoy a Premium Open Bar, Sushi, a selection of International Wines, Hors d’Oeuvres, Great Networking and Spirited Social.
Wednesday, September 9th at 6:30PM
at The Rok Family Shul
35 SE 9th St
Panel will be held in Dascal Family Sanctuary
$30 Per Person - Early Bird Before Sept. 1st
$36 Per Person
-- Luis Amat - Venture Hive
--Ryan Shapiro – CEO of Jpay
--Remy Jacobson – Co-Founder of Coinware
--Uri Man – CEO North American Crystal Lagoons
--Zalmi Duchman – Founder of The Fresh Diet Moderator
RSVP at www.YJPMiami.com/events
Join us for a Parenting Workshop with Dr Samuel Feldman, a board certified child psychologist who has many years experience in helping parents & children. Q&A Session will follow lecture. Reservations & Info at http://www.ChabadChayil.org/workshops
2015-09-10, 6 pm
2015-09-10, 5:30PM to 8:00PM
2015-09-10, 7:30am to 9:30am
2015-09-10, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
2015-09-11, 8:30 am
2015-09-11, 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Kick off the High Holidays with us this September 11 @ 7:00pm at Temple Emanu-El’s Kafe Café. Dinner & drinks themed after the holidays.
2015-09-12, 7:00 pm
2015-09-12, 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, in partnership with the local arts community, will celebrate its box office opening and the start of the South Florida arts season with ArtsLaunch2015, a day full of fun activities for the community, presented by American Airlines. ArtsLaunch2015 events are free and open to the public on a first-come, first-serve basis due to limited capacity. Starting at 10 a.m., the box office opening will be the first time a variety shows will be on sale to the public for the 10th anniversary season, including a series of commissioned works by the Center known as 10@10.
2015-09-13, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Join the students of the University of Miami Hillel for Erev Rosh Hashanah services. We offer egalitarian services that are spiritually uplifting and meaningful. All are welcome!
2015-09-13, 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Join the students of the University of Miami Hillel for a festive holiday dinner, immediately after services. The dinner will include wine, challah and a delicious catered meal.
After a transformative and musical service in our beautiful Sanctuary, join Rabbi Marc Philippe and family for an unforgettable experience! Festival Kiddush, Apples and Honey Ceremony, Traditional symbolic Foods, Kabbalistic insights and inspiration, Niggunim, Beautiful, elegant, delicious and intimate dinner. September 13 & 14
2015-09-14, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Join the students of the University of Miami Hillel for morning services on Rosh Hashanah day #1 and day #2. We offer egalitarian services that are spiritually uplifting and meaningful. All are welcome!
2015-09-17, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Network Board Meeting
Greater Miami Jewish Federation Invites you and your colleagues to attend a panel discussion: What Transaction Lawyers need to Hear from Trial Lawyers when it Matters the Most
Mishkan Miami: the Jewish Connection for Spiritual Support
2015-09-20, 09:00 am to 12:00 pm
2015-09-20, 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
YEHUDI Day of Inspiration Hosted by Abraham & Nancy Galbut This September, history will be made in Miami as 1,200 Jews representing over 40 different Jewish organizations will join together for a day of learning & inspiration in preparation for Yom Kippur. The YEHUDI Day of Inspiration was created to provide an avenue through which South Floridian Jews of all walks of life and all ages can enter into Yom Kippur with renewed commitment and an inspired spiritual drive. Guest speakers include: Senator Joseph Lieberman Rabbi YY Jacobson, Judge Dan Butler, Mrs. Lori Palatnik, Rabbi YY Rubinstein Tickets (limited spaces) Adults - $25 Students & Children - $18 Hyatt Regency, Miami Sunday, September 20, 2015 12pm - Doors open 1-6pm - Sessions 6-7:30pm - Dinner Reception (Exclusive to YEHUDI Patrons) Purchase your tickets now for the whole family and stay up to date as new presenters and topics are added to the schedule: www.YEHUDI.Today/Inspiration
2015-09-20, 9 am to 1 pm
2015-09-20, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Fun for All community event with games, give aways, snacks and lot of fun for all ages.
2015-09-21, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
2015-09-22, 6:30 PM
Join the students of the University of Miami Hillel for Kol Nidre services for erev Yom Kippur. We offer egalitarian services that are spiritually uplifting and meaningful. All are welcome!
2015-09-23, 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Join the students of the University of Miami Hillel for Yom Kippur morning services, followed by a short Yizkor service. We offer egalitarian services that are spiritually uplifting and meaningful. All are welcome!
2015-09-23, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Join the students of the University of Miami Hillel for Yom Kippur Yizkor & Neilah services, followed by a light Break Fast. We offer egalitarian services that are spiritually uplifting and meaningful. All are welcome!
2015-09-24, 7PM to 830PM
2015-09-25, 6:15 to 9:00
Tashlich and Festive Rosh Hashanah Dinner at Beth Torah Benny Rok Campus
2015-09-25, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Beth David's original Friday evening service is a collaboration fusing traditional and contemporary Jewish music with a backdrop of Latin and world musical textures. Services are conducted by Rabbi Julie Jacobs with the Pasion Band. All are Welcome.
2015-09-27, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Help us decorate the Synagogue’s Sukkah. Fun for the entire family! Breakfast served, arts & crafts, special treats, holiday activities, & songs. RSVP to (305) 937-1880 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2015-09-30, 7 pm to 9 pm
2015-09-30, 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Enjoy Cocktails, Dinner and an entertaining Fashion Show, featuring our own Sisterhood women on the runway!
2015-09-30, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Is there a way to make Happy Hour at Blackbird Ordinary any better? Yes! Make it Jewish and add a Sukkah! Join us in fulfilling a mitzvah on Sukkot and have lite bites and a drink on us!
2015-10-01, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Join Aventura Chabad for an outdoor Sukkot Party & BBQ! Family friendly event for the entire community! Music, Rides, Delicious Food & Entertainment! Admission is Free of Charge. Small charge for food.
2015-10-01, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
2015-10-01, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Jewish Young Professionals are invited to a Happy Hour under the Sukkah. Join us for an Open Bar of Kosher Wine, Fall Brews, and Appetizers. At 7pm share in a Sukkot ritual with the lulav & etrog. Lulav & Etrog will be available throughout the evening for ritual use. $5 Adv/$10 Doors/ Complimentary +1 for Chai Tribesters! https://tbs.wufoo.com/forms/drinks-in-the-sukkah-an-autumnal-affair-10115/
2015-10-02, 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Shabbat Under the Stars (Celebrating Sukkot)
2015-10-02, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
With Rabbi Berkun on guitar, Cantor Muchnick on keyboard and Cantor Askenazi on drums. Followed by Family Supper in the Synagogue Sukkah. $36 per family ($18 per adult/$8 per child). RSVP to (305) 937-1880 or email@example.com.
2015-10-03, 12:00 pm
Come join us during Kiddush the first Saturday of every month as Rabbi Marc Philippe leads a new series exploring Jewish texts in the Parshah.
2015-10-04, 7:30am to 10:30am
2015-10-08, 7:00 PM
Sunset Over Miami is Federation’s largest event for Real Estate professionals, typically drawing 450-500 guests. This event offers every participant unique networking opportunities with veterans and newcomers in the industry. The Real Estate Division encourages the involvement of architects, brokers, builders, developers, contractors and professionals affiliated with these trades in supporting the philanthropic work of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation. While there is no solicitation of funds at this event, it is our goal that everyone in the room learns about Federation’s important philanthropic goals and gets more involved. Self-Parking Available and Dietary Laws Observed
2015-10-08, 10:00am to 1:00 pm
2015-10-08, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Register for JWorks Miami Free Orientation for Job Seekers where you will have the opportunity to: • Practice your elevator pitch • Learn about upcoming JWorks Miami Workshops • Schedule an in person meeting with a career counselor • Network with other job seekers • Meet the JWorks Miami Team
2015-10-10, 8:15pm to 11:00pm
Books & Books
2015-10-11, 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Geraldine Brooks is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of March and the international bestsellers "Caleb’s Crossing", "Year of Wonders" and "People of the Book." In her newest novel "The Secret Chord", Brooks focuses on the life of King David, one of literature’s richest and most enigmatic figures, and presents an saga of faith, desire, ambition, betrayal, and power. The story follows his journey from obscurity to beloved king to murderous despot and into his remorseful and diminished old age.
2015-10-11, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
In her new series, Linda Stein highlights a dozen female heroes of the Holocaust. Although many failed to be allies to the Jews and to the other eleven million individuals who perished during the Holocaust, there were heroes and brave individuals who were able stand up to violence and oppression. Stein uses the medium of tapestry to communicate who these 12 women were and what they did. Her project uniquely focuses specifically on women heroes. Stein feels that it is important to honor positive female role models and powerful women, who are traditionally neglected in heroic narratives. Her use of the tapestry is a distinctive way to highlight these women, as she makes use of both text and pictures to tell their stories. Gallery Nights: Open for Book Festival and many theater events. Also showing: Two Holocaust remembrance books by Tatiana Kellner, generously donated by Gail and Stuart Appelrouth. View an artistic rendering of remarkable recorded reminiscences by the daughter of two Holocaust survivors.
2015-10-11, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
From October 11 - November 29, 2015 Sundays from 1pm - 4pm In her new series, Linda Stein highlights a dozen female heroes of the Holocaust. Although many failed to be allies to the Jews and to the other eleven million individuals who perished during the Holocaust, there were heroes and brave individuals who were able stand up to violence and oppression. Stein uses the medium of tapestry to communicate who these 12 women were and what they did. Her project uniquely focuses specifically on women heroes. Stein feels that it is important to honor positive female role models and powerful women, who are traditionally neglected in heroic narratives. Her use of the tapestry is a distinctive way to highlight these women, as she makes use of both text and pictures to tell their stories. Gallery Nights: Open for Book Festival and many theater events. Also showing: Two Holocaust remembrance books by Tatiana Kellner, generously donated by Gail and Stuart Appelrouth. View an artistic rendering of remarkable recorded reminiscences by the daughter of two Holocaust survivors.
Miami Jewish Film Festival
2015-10-12, 7:30 pm
A monthly film series of the latest Israeli films available at the Miami Beach JCC, presented in partnsehip with the Miami Jewish Film Festival. Films are shown on the 2nd Monday of every month, October through May. All screenings are free and open to the entire community. Reservations are suggested, as seating is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. Visit www.mbjcc.org for a complete listing of film titles and more information.
2015-10-13, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
2015-10-13, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
2015-10-13, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
This event is reserved for AIPAC Club members, those who contribute $1,800 or more to AIPAC's annual campaign.
2015-10-14, 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM
2015-10-14, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
2015-10-14, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
2015-10-14, 5:30pm to 8:00pm
2015-10-14, 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Young Professionals ages21-39: Join us at the Mojito Room at Mango’s Tropical Café in Miami Beach as we celebrate Rosh Chodesh and the Cuban Jewish heritage in Miami Beach. 7-10pm. $18. Parking at the 7th Street & Collins Garage:$1/Hour
2015-10-15, 9:30am to 2pm
International bestselling author Alice Hoffman, is the featured speaker at the 35th annual Alper JCC Women's Day Luncheon. Author of "The Dovekeepers" and "The Museum of Extraordinary Things", Ms. Hoffman presents her latest novel "The Marriage of Opposites." The event is part of the Alper JCC Berrin Family Jewish Book Festival, and offers an engaging author presentation, a delicious lunch and fabulous shopping at specialty boutiques
October 18-26, 2015
2015-10-20, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
2015-10-20, 8:30am to 3:00pm
Join us for the first of its kind community wide event comprised of lectures, seminars & resource tables - all specifically designed for educating and sharing inclusion techniques, programs &resources for the population with special needs.
2015-10-20, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Register for JWorks Miami Free Interviewing Skills Workshop where you will have the opportunity to learn about: • Preparing for the interview • Frequently asked interview questions • What not to say • Mock interviews • Researching the company • Good questions to ask the interviewer • Following up – Thank You notes
2015-10-20, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Calling all Book Clubs! Join us for an afternoon with Nomi Eve, author of the bestselling author "Henna House." Rich, evocative, and enthralling, "Henna House" is an intimate family protrait interwoven with the traditions of Yemenite Jews and the history of the Holocaust and Israel. This sensuous tale of love, loss, betrayal, forgiveness, and the dyes that adorn the skin and pierce the heart will captivate readers until the very last page. Featuring a delicious lunch of Yemenite and Israeli dishes, and henna art too!
2015-10-20, 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Through vivid oral histories, Arlene Alda presents a touching and provocative collection of stories that chronicles the Bronx from the early twentieth century until today, and the talented people who grew up there. In her book "Just Kids from the Bronx", Arlene Alda draws from her own memories and those of Al Pacino, Carl Reiner, Colin Powell, Michael Kay, the New York Yankees' play-by-play broadcaster, J. Crew's CEO Millard ("Mickey") Drexler and many other leading artists, athletes, scientists, and entrepreneurs. Ms. Alda has been married to the actor Alan Alda for 58 years.
2015-10-21, 10:30 AM to 7:00 PM
Annual Golf Tournament and Spa Day. Featuring a day of golf or spa, brunch and awards dinner. For more information, please call Beth Rubin at 305.514.8623 or firstname.lastname@example.org
2015-10-21, 10:00am to 1:00pm
2015-10-21, 7PM to 830PM
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