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December 4, Friday at 6 pm – TBJ Chanukah Family Shabbat
December 10, Thursday at 6 pm – Connecting to Chanukah – Rabbi Kaufman will teach about the meaning, history, and practices of Chanukah
December 10, Thursday 1st night at 7pm: TBJ joins Tifereth Israel for The Amazing Naomi Less with her family-friendly Jewish rock show, “Any Way You Light It”
December 11, Friday 2nd night at 6pm: TBJ Chanukah Kabbalat Shabbat Services
December 12, Saturday 3rd night at 6pm: TBJ joins Tifereth Israel for Zoom, “Night at the Movies” – Screening of the HILARIOUS documentary, “The Land of Milk and Funny” with a Q&A with the director
December 13, Sunday at 11am – TBJ joins the Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines for Shirlala (during Hebrew school)
December 14, Monday 5th night at 7 pm: TBJ joins Tifereth Israel for The Bible Players! They will make you laugh like crazy with their LIVE Hanukkah Zoom show!
December 15, Tuesday 6th night at 7 pm: Time Flies Circus will perform a Zoom Fire-Juggling Show with a juggling lesson/demo at the end!
December 16, Wednesday 7th night at 6 pm: TBJ hosts the Across Iowa Candle Lighting as we light our Chanukkiot (menorahs) with Jewish communities across Iowa at the same time!
December 17, Thursday 8th night at 5:30 pm: University of Iowa Hillel Trivia Night! Get three of your friends together for a team or they will assign you one as you compete with other teams of alumni, students and Iowa Jewish community members across the state!
December 18, Friday 8th day at 11:30 am: Rabbi Kaufman will lead Chanukah Shabbat services for Gan Shalom
Connecting is a course taught by Rabbi Kaufman that will offer a basic understanding of each topic and address how to connect during this time of pandemic. It is appropriate for those just beginning a study of Judaism and for those who have been longtime members of the community.
Much is different in 2020.
All sessions will take place on Zoom at 7 pm and can also be seen on Facebook Live on Rabbi Kaufman’s page, David Jay Kaufman on Facebook. Zoom links will be provided through the Temple office for those interested in being able to ask questions and interact directly.
The schedule of classes follows:
Oct. 15 Connecting to Prayer
Oct. 29 Connecting to Jewish Calendar
Nov. 12 Connecting to Reform Judaism
Nov. 19 Connecting to Jewish Community
Dec. 3 Connecting to Israel
Dec. 10 Connecting to Chanukah
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What is a Social Entrepreneur?
Who Can be a Social Entrepreneur?
The JWFNY Convening provides our entire network – philanthropists, activists, social entrepreneurs, and leaders – an annual opportunity to learn from extraordinary social entrepreneurs and leaders from around the world and celebrate women’s leadership.
Join us ONLINE on Monday, October 26 and Tuesday, October 27, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Eastern for the JWFNY Convening!
Our program is jam-packed with social entrepreneurs from around the world, including all of our Collective members!
A snippet of our program is below; visit our website to read more and to register!
- Social Justice and The Arts with Vanessa Hidary (The Hebrew Mamita)
- Intersectionality – Judaism, Feminism, & Race with Rain Pryor
- Entrepreneurship with Rebecca Minkoff
- Jewish Women’s Leadership & Philanthropy with Alisa Doctoroff, Sally Gottesman, and Paula Pretlow