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March 2021

BHEC Board of Directors Meeting

March 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 14, 2021

BHEC Board of Directors Meeting Zoom

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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

March 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2021

The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual roadmap to make sense of some of this rapid change. The New Jewish Canon is an entry point for the Jewish intellectual and communal zeitgeist…

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NEMJDS Finance Committee Meeting

March 9 @ 7:00 pm
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One event on December 1, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on January 5, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on February 2, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on March 9, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on April 20, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Zoom

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The Tikkun Middot Project

March 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, happening 9 times

Free

The Tikkun Middot Project is an innovative, national program to promote character development through mindful engagement with the Jewish Mussar tradition. Beth El is participating by building a small group that will meet to study, discuss, and practice character-forming techniques. Created by the Institute for Jewish Spirituality, the purpose of the program is to bring positive communal change by helping individuals acknowledge and reduce negative behavioural patterns. The course will help you be more skillful at navigating challenging situations by…

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Temple Emanu-El / Hebrew School

March 10 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 28, 2021

Zoom

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JewCurious?

March 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 30, 2021

$25

Are you JewCurious? Have you heard that Judaism is about asking questions? Questions are the start of a great conversation. I would say, Judaism is about a great conversation. Come learn more about what that conversation sounds like by joining this JewCurious Class. This class is for everyone looking to get a broad overview of Judaism. This 101 class lasts for 20 weeks and is open to anyone who is curious. We'll explore the major narratives, history, practices, theology and…

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Birmingham Jewish Federation Annual Campaign Speaker Event

March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

Please join us for an intriguing and powerful evening featuring Mosab Hassan Yousef, a Palestinian who worked undercover for Israel's internal security service Shin Bet from 1997 to 2007. The information Yousef supplied prevented dozens of suicide attacks and assassinations of Israelis, exposed numerous Hamas cells, and assisted Israel in hunting down many militants, including the incarceration of his own father, a Hamas leader, Sheikh Hassan Yousef. Yousef will help us understand Islamic ideologues and have hope for achieving peace…

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Community Program: Finding Refuge – How the Dominican Republic and Mexico Responded

March 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Speaker: Christina Chavarria, Program Coordinator, Levine Institute for Holocaust Education, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum In July 1938, delegates from 32 countries, including the United States, met at the Evian Conference in France to discuss options for settling Jewish refugees fleeing from Nazi Germany. The Dominican Republic was the only participating country that was willing to accept additional refugees. Why? What were the prospects for refugees seeking a safe haven in Latin America? This presentation will draw from the United…

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Shalem: “Game Change: Climate Hope and Action for a Secure Future” with John Northrop

March 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Join us for a special Shalem program on climate wellness! John Northrop is Birmingham Group Leader for Citizens’ Climate Lobby/Citizens’ Climate Education (CCL/CCE). CCL/CCE is an international, non-profit, non-partisan, 99 percent volunteer organization devoted to climate education, advocacy, and action. John is a former journalist, first as a photographer and reporter for the Birmingham News, later as environmental, then City Hall reporter for the Birmingham Post-Herald; he also has been a writer-photographer-editor for the Birmingham Reporter (an early 1970s Southside weekly) and…

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Beth El Religious School

March 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 16, 2021

What will it look like to rock shul in our houses this year? Beth El is here to help your family meet your Jewish learning goals and support intentional Jewish family time. Religious school for children ages 4 - 16 meets Sunday mornings for up to an hour and a half over zoom, depending on the age of your child. We are focused this year on short bursts of quality content to avoid zoom fatigue. Participants in our school also…

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Hadassah Book Club

March 14 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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One event on November 15, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on December 20, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on January 17, 2021 at 10:30 am

One event on February 21, 2021 at 10:30 am

One event on March 14, 2021 at 10:30 am

Zoom

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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

March 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2021

The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual roadmap to make sense of some of this rapid change. The New Jewish Canon is an entry point for the Jewish intellectual and communal zeitgeist…

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Temple Emanu-El / Hebrew School

March 17 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 28, 2021

Zoom

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CJFS Executive Committee Meeting

March 17 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

CJFS Executive Committee Meeting

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JewCurious?

March 17 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 30, 2021

$25

Are you JewCurious? Have you heard that Judaism is about asking questions? Questions are the start of a great conversation. I would say, Judaism is about a great conversation. Come learn more about what that conversation sounds like by joining this JewCurious Class. This class is for everyone looking to get a broad overview of Judaism. This 101 class lasts for 20 weeks and is open to anyone who is curious. We'll explore the major narratives, history, practices, theology and…

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Podcast Dinner Club: Political theology, Messianism and Zionism with The Jewish Story

March 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

  Our new series of Podcast Dinner Clubs are ideal for busy people who love learning! Structured like a book club, we’ll meet each session with a different host and listen together to segments of a podcast, pausing for discussion. Podcast dinner clubs come with free snack drop-offs for those who register in advance, so that we can nosh and socialize! Registration information can be found on the Temple Beth El calendar, and if you’d like to learn about hosting…

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NEMJDS Board of Directors Meeting

March 18 @ 7:00 pm
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One event on December 3, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on January 7, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on February 4, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on March 18, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on April 22, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Zoom

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Beth El Religious School

March 21 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 16, 2021

What will it look like to rock shul in our houses this year? Beth El is here to help your family meet your Jewish learning goals and support intentional Jewish family time. Religious school for children ages 4 - 16 meets Sunday mornings for up to an hour and a half over zoom, depending on the age of your child. We are focused this year on short bursts of quality content to avoid zoom fatigue. Participants in our school also…

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PJ Library’s : Passover, Its in the Bag! – Its Crunch Time!

March 21 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Its in the Bag monthly programs from PJ Library. Your Bag has ingredients for Passover friendly granola.  Zoom in to make it together.

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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

March 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2021

The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual roadmap to make sense of some of this rapid change. The New Jewish Canon is an entry point for the Jewish intellectual and communal zeitgeist…

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JCRC Lunch & Learn

March 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This month's topic is Mass incarceration and prison overcrowding in Alabama

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Temple Emanu-El / Hebrew School

March 24 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 28, 2021

Zoom

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JewCurious?

March 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 30, 2021

$25

Are you JewCurious? Have you heard that Judaism is about asking questions? Questions are the start of a great conversation. I would say, Judaism is about a great conversation. Come learn more about what that conversation sounds like by joining this JewCurious Class. This class is for everyone looking to get a broad overview of Judaism. This 101 class lasts for 20 weeks and is open to anyone who is curious. We'll explore the major narratives, history, practices, theology and…

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JCRC Lunch & Learn

March 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The JCRC has launched a "Lunch & Learn” series to raise awareness and educate our community about area organizations, who, in the spirit of Tikkun Olam, are working to repair our world.

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Beth El Religious School

March 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 16, 2021

What will it look like to rock shul in our houses this year? Beth El is here to help your family meet your Jewish learning goals and support intentional Jewish family time. Religious school for children ages 4 - 16 meets Sunday mornings for up to an hour and a half over zoom, depending on the age of your child. We are focused this year on short bursts of quality content to avoid zoom fatigue. Participants in our school also…

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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

March 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2021

The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual roadmap to make sense of some of this rapid change. The New Jewish Canon is an entry point for the Jewish intellectual and communal zeitgeist…

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Temple Emanu-El / Hebrew School

March 31 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 28, 2021

Zoom

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JewCurious?

March 31 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 30, 2021

$25

Are you JewCurious? Have you heard that Judaism is about asking questions? Questions are the start of a great conversation. I would say, Judaism is about a great conversation. Come learn more about what that conversation sounds like by joining this JewCurious Class. This class is for everyone looking to get a broad overview of Judaism. This 101 class lasts for 20 weeks and is open to anyone who is curious. We'll explore the major narratives, history, practices, theology and…

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April 2021

Jewish Resilience with the Institute of Southern Jewish Life

April 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

A Jewish proverb implores us: "Ask not for a lighter burden, but for broader shoulders. Come together for "Jewish Resilience," a 60 minute virtual program to learn how communities can build resilience with Jewish ritual, psychological understanding, and connection through helping others. We will explore our people's resilience through our Exodus from Egypt with a tactile mediation, draw wisdom from Jewish practices that encourage social support to keep us going, and identify resilience-building strategies that reach across generations. Register here:…

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Beth El Religious School

April 4 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 16, 2021

What will it look like to rock shul in our houses this year? Beth El is here to help your family meet your Jewish learning goals and support intentional Jewish family time. Religious school for children ages 4 - 16 meets Sunday mornings for up to an hour and a half over zoom, depending on the age of your child. We are focused this year on short bursts of quality content to avoid zoom fatigue. Participants in our school also…

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BHEC Executive Committee Meeting

April 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 4, 2022

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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

April 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2021

The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual roadmap to make sense of some of this rapid change. The New Jewish Canon is an entry point for the Jewish intellectual and communal zeitgeist…

Find out more »

Temple Emanu-El / Hebrew School

April 7 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 28, 2021

Zoom

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JewCurious?

April 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 30, 2021

$25

Are you JewCurious? Have you heard that Judaism is about asking questions? Questions are the start of a great conversation. I would say, Judaism is about a great conversation. Come learn more about what that conversation sounds like by joining this JewCurious Class. This class is for everyone looking to get a broad overview of Judaism. This 101 class lasts for 20 weeks and is open to anyone who is curious. We'll explore the major narratives, history, practices, theology and…

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BJF Major Donor Event

April 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

A conversation with Eric Fingerhut

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Inter-everything Virtual Meet Up

April 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

In February we met as an “inter-everything” group to share recipes, swap stories and “cook-a-long.” In April, on the heels of the Passover/Easter week, we’ll have a chance to gather around cutting-edge interfaith content for stimulating discussion and meaningful socializing. This workshop is planned with busy parents and individuals in mind; no pre-work required, just come ready to watch a short, interesting video, and to listen and share. Those who register by April 1st will receive a free drink kit…

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Beth El Religious School

April 11 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 16, 2021

What will it look like to rock shul in our houses this year? Beth El is here to help your family meet your Jewish learning goals and support intentional Jewish family time. Religious school for children ages 4 - 16 meets Sunday mornings for up to an hour and a half over zoom, depending on the age of your child. We are focused this year on short bursts of quality content to avoid zoom fatigue. Participants in our school also…

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Yom HaAtzmaut: Virtual Tour of Israel

April 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The LJCC invites the community to travel with us to Eretz Yisrael (The Land of Israel). Julian Resnick will be our guide as we virtually tour a few of Israel's most popular sites and secret gems.  After the virtual tour, Julian will host a live question and answer session from his home in Israel. This special program is part of our week-long Israel To-GO Yom HaAtzmaut celebration. Julian is a highly respected Israeli tour guide who has guided many trips…

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BHEC Board of Directors Meeting

April 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 14, 2021

BHEC Board of Directors Meeting Zoom

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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

April 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2021

The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual roadmap to make sense of some of this rapid change. The New Jewish Canon is an entry point for the Jewish intellectual and communal zeitgeist…

Find out more »

The Tikkun Middot Project

April 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, happening 9 times

Free

The Tikkun Middot Project is an innovative, national program to promote character development through mindful engagement with the Jewish Mussar tradition. Beth El is participating by building a small group that will meet to study, discuss, and practice character-forming techniques. Created by the Institute for Jewish Spirituality, the purpose of the program is to bring positive communal change by helping individuals acknowledge and reduce negative behavioural patterns. The course will help you be more skillful at navigating challenging situations by…

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Temple Emanu-El / Hebrew School

April 14 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 28, 2021

Zoom

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JewCurious?

April 14 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 30, 2021

$25

Are you JewCurious? Have you heard that Judaism is about asking questions? Questions are the start of a great conversation. I would say, Judaism is about a great conversation. Come learn more about what that conversation sounds like by joining this JewCurious Class. This class is for everyone looking to get a broad overview of Judaism. This 101 class lasts for 20 weeks and is open to anyone who is curious. We'll explore the major narratives, history, practices, theology and…

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Yom HaAtzmaut: Virtual Paint Night

April 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Grab a glass of wine, your computer, and your creativity. We will supply the paints, brushes, and a canvas so you can create your own piece of art. Birmingham's own Sari Menaker will lead us through a painting class inspired by Menashe Kadishman. Kadishman was an Israeli sculptor, painter, and graphic artist best known for his colorful paintings of sheep and large-scale metal sculptures. Not an artist? No wories. There is no need to be a great painter for this…

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JCRC Meeting

April 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Meeting of the representatives of the JCRC

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Hadassah Zoom Panel Discussion – Rosenwald Documentary

April 15 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

Please join Hadassah for a panel discussion after screening Aviva Kempners Rosenwald : The Remarkable Story of a Jewish Partnership with African American Communities.

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Yom HaAtzmaut: Israel’s History Through Comedy with Benji Lovitt

April 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The LJCC invites the community to join us on Zoom to enjoy the hilariously funny Benji Lovitt. Benji has been translating the Israel experience through laughter since his aliyah flight landed in 2006. Now he's bringing his jokes to the Birmingham community to celebrate Yom HaAtzmaut! This program is supported by the Morris & Joe Sirote LJCC Jewish Education Fund.

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Beth El Religious School

April 18 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 16, 2021

What will it look like to rock shul in our houses this year? Beth El is here to help your family meet your Jewish learning goals and support intentional Jewish family time. Religious school for children ages 4 - 16 meets Sunday mornings for up to an hour and a half over zoom, depending on the age of your child. We are focused this year on short bursts of quality content to avoid zoom fatigue. Participants in our school also…

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Hadassah Book Club – Discussion of: The Book of Lost Names by Kristen Harmel. Facilitator, Star Bloom

April 18 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

New participants are welcome to join us on Zoom for a lively discussion. Please contact Tammi Caldwell-Horn for Zoom link (tamarmichal67@gmail.com)

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Sister Cities Cultural Exchange Series

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Partnership Together Cultural Exchange Series

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

April 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2021

The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual roadmap to make sense of some of this rapid change. The New Jewish Canon is an entry point for the Jewish intellectual and communal zeitgeist…

Find out more »

NEMJDS Finance Committee Meeting

April 20 @ 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on December 1, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on January 5, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on February 2, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on March 9, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on April 20, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Zoom

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Bearing Witness: Stories of the Holocaust – “Second Generation/First Person: Memory, History and Poetry”

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Anna Wrobel, American historian, teacher, and Holocaust Studies educator, uses original poetry as a creative means for historical and cultural transmission. Family events and memories are framed in scholarly, historical contexts. Student inquiry and commentary will direct discussion after the reading of several poems on diverse aspects of the Shoah. The presentation includes related references to the work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., assassinated in the often tragic month of April. Anna’s love for Dr. King was established in early…

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JCRC Lunch & Learn: The Morgan Project

April 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Each month the JCRC offers programs to educate and raise awareness on community organizations and initiatives. This month, Lisa McNair and Charles Morgan III will talk about The Morgan Project, a local initiative founded in the summer of 2020 to provide meaningful actions and programs to help eradicate systemic racism through education and difficult conversations.

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Temple Emanu-El / Hebrew School

April 21 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 28, 2021

Zoom

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JewCurious?

April 21 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 30, 2021

$25

Are you JewCurious? Have you heard that Judaism is about asking questions? Questions are the start of a great conversation. I would say, Judaism is about a great conversation. Come learn more about what that conversation sounds like by joining this JewCurious Class. This class is for everyone looking to get a broad overview of Judaism. This 101 class lasts for 20 weeks and is open to anyone who is curious. We'll explore the major narratives, history, practices, theology and…

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JewCurious?

April 21 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 30, 2021

$25

Are you JewCurious? Have you heard that Judaism is about asking questions? Questions are the start of a great conversation. I would say, Judaism is about a great conversation. Come learn more about what that conversation sounds like by joining this JewCurious Class. This class is for everyone looking to get a broad overview of Judaism. This 101 class lasts for 20 weeks and is open to anyone who is curious. We'll explore the major narratives, history, practices, theology and…

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CJFS Board Meeting

April 21 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm

April 21 CJFS Board Meeting

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Podcast Dinner Club

April 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Our new series of Podcast Dinner Clubs are ideal for busy people who love learning! Structured like a book club, we’ll meet each session with a different host and listen together to segments of a podcast, pausing for discussion. Podcast dinner clubs come with free snack drop-offs for those who register in advance, so that we can nosh and socialize! Registration information can be found on the Temple Beth El calendar, and if you’d like to learn about hosting a…

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NEMJDS Board of Directors Meeting

April 22 @ 7:00 pm
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One event on December 3, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on January 7, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on February 4, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on March 18, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on April 22, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Zoom

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Beth El Religious School

April 25 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 16, 2021

What will it look like to rock shul in our houses this year? Beth El is here to help your family meet your Jewish learning goals and support intentional Jewish family time. Religious school for children ages 4 - 16 meets Sunday mornings for up to an hour and a half over zoom, depending on the age of your child. We are focused this year on short bursts of quality content to avoid zoom fatigue. Participants in our school also…

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T Marie King with Beth El

April 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

More details coming soon!

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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

April 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2021

The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual roadmap to make sense of some of this rapid change. The New Jewish Canon is an entry point for the Jewish intellectual and communal zeitgeist…

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Temple Beth-El Foundation Board Meeting

April 27 @ 6:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on January 26, 2021 at 6:30 pm

One event on April 27, 2021 at 6:30 pm

Zoom

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Temple Emanu-El / Hebrew School

April 28 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 28, 2021

Zoom

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JewCurious?

April 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 30, 2021

$25

Are you JewCurious? Have you heard that Judaism is about asking questions? Questions are the start of a great conversation. I would say, Judaism is about a great conversation. Come learn more about what that conversation sounds like by joining this JewCurious Class. This class is for everyone looking to get a broad overview of Judaism. This 101 class lasts for 20 weeks and is open to anyone who is curious. We'll explore the major narratives, history, practices, theology and…

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Book Talk with Dr. Joshua Rothman – The Ledger and the Chain: A Biography of the Domestic Slave Trade

April 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join TBE community member and Chair of the University of Alabama History Department for a discussion of his new book, The Ledger and the Chain: A Biography of the Domestic Slave Trade. In his book Rothman explores the lives and stories of three prominent slave traders. This virtual event will include time for audience Q & A! Register here for Zoom information: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMvduCrqjIsE9GXDjLeh3AALiuja50ZdPtB

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May 2021

Beth El Religious School

May 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 16, 2021

What will it look like to rock shul in our houses this year? Beth El is here to help your family meet your Jewish learning goals and support intentional Jewish family time. Religious school for children ages 4 - 16 meets Sunday mornings for up to an hour and a half over zoom, depending on the age of your child. We are focused this year on short bursts of quality content to avoid zoom fatigue. Participants in our school also…

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BHEC Executive Committee Meeting

May 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 4, 2022

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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

May 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2021

The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual roadmap to make sense of some of this rapid change. The New Jewish Canon is an entry point for the Jewish intellectual and communal zeitgeist…

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Sister City Cultural Exchange Series

May 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Sister City Cultural Exchange Series

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Beth El Religious School

May 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 16, 2021

What will it look like to rock shul in our houses this year? Beth El is here to help your family meet your Jewish learning goals and support intentional Jewish family time. Religious school for children ages 4 - 16 meets Sunday mornings for up to an hour and a half over zoom, depending on the age of your child. We are focused this year on short bursts of quality content to avoid zoom fatigue. Participants in our school also…

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BHEC Board of Directors Meeting

May 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 14, 2021

BHEC Board of Directors Meeting Zoom

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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

May 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2021

The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual roadmap to make sense of some of this rapid change. The New Jewish Canon is an entry point for the Jewish intellectual and communal zeitgeist…

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The Tikkun Middot Project

May 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, happening 9 times

Free

The Tikkun Middot Project is an innovative, national program to promote character development through mindful engagement with the Jewish Mussar tradition. Beth El is participating by building a small group that will meet to study, discuss, and practice character-forming techniques. Created by the Institute for Jewish Spirituality, the purpose of the program is to bring positive communal change by helping individuals acknowledge and reduce negative behavioural patterns. The course will help you be more skillful at navigating challenging situations by…

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Hands Up Together 2021

May 13 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

CJFS Virtual Hands Up Together 2021

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Beth El Religious School

May 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 16, 2021

What will it look like to rock shul in our houses this year? Beth El is here to help your family meet your Jewish learning goals and support intentional Jewish family time. Religious school for children ages 4 - 16 meets Sunday mornings for up to an hour and a half over zoom, depending on the age of your child. We are focused this year on short bursts of quality content to avoid zoom fatigue. Participants in our school also…

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Beth El Religious School

May 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 16, 2021

What will it look like to rock shul in our houses this year? Beth El is here to help your family meet your Jewish learning goals and support intentional Jewish family time. Religious school for children ages 4 - 16 meets Sunday mornings for up to an hour and a half over zoom, depending on the age of your child. We are focused this year on short bursts of quality content to avoid zoom fatigue. Participants in our school also…

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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2021

The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual roadmap to make sense of some of this rapid change. The New Jewish Canon is an entry point for the Jewish intellectual and communal zeitgeist…

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CJFS Executive Committee Meeting

May 19 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

May 19th CJFS Executive Committee Meeting

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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

May 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2021

The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual roadmap to make sense of some of this rapid change. The New Jewish Canon is an entry point for the Jewish intellectual and communal zeitgeist…

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June 2021

BHEC Executive Committee Meeting

June 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 4, 2022

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BHEC Board of Directors Meeting

June 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 14, 2021

BHEC Board of Directors Meeting Zoom

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The Tikkun Middot Project

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, happening 9 times

Free

The Tikkun Middot Project is an innovative, national program to promote character development through mindful engagement with the Jewish Mussar tradition. Beth El is participating by building a small group that will meet to study, discuss, and practice character-forming techniques. Created by the Institute for Jewish Spirituality, the purpose of the program is to bring positive communal change by helping individuals acknowledge and reduce negative behavioural patterns. The course will help you be more skillful at navigating challenging situations by…

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Sister Cities Cultural Exchange Series

June 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Partnership Together Cultural Exchange Series

June 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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CJFS Board Meeting

June 16 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm

June 16 CJFS Board Meeting

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Sister Cities Cultural Exchange Series

June 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Partnership Together Cultural Exchange Series

June 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Birmingham Hadassah Book Club. The Vanishing Half written by Brit Bren, facilitator, Marlene Waller

June 27 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

The Vanishing Half, by Brit Bren Please  contact Tami Caldwell -Horn ( tamarmichal67@gmail.com ) for Zoom link.

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July 2021

BHEC Executive Committee Meeting

July 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 4, 2022

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BHEC Board of Directors Meeting

July 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 14, 2021

BHEC Board of Directors Meeting Zoom

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The Tikkun Middot Project

July 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, happening 9 times

Free

The Tikkun Middot Project is an innovative, national program to promote character development through mindful engagement with the Jewish Mussar tradition. Beth El is participating by building a small group that will meet to study, discuss, and practice character-forming techniques. Created by the Institute for Jewish Spirituality, the purpose of the program is to bring positive communal change by helping individuals acknowledge and reduce negative behavioural patterns. The course will help you be more skillful at navigating challenging situations by…

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CJFS Executive Committee Meeting

July 21 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

CJFS Executive Committee Meeting

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August 2021

BHEC Executive Committee Meeting

August 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 4, 2022

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BHEC Board of Directors Meeting

August 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 14, 2021

BHEC Board of Directors Meeting Zoom

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CJFS Board Meeting

August 11 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm

August 11 CJFS Board Meeting

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Birmingham Hadassah Book Club: Code Name Helaine, by Ariel Lawhon

August 22 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Please contact Tammi Caldwell-Horn (tamarmichal67@gmail.com) for Zoom link New participants warmly invited

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L’Chaim

August 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

L'Chaim is the primary annual fundraiser for the Birmingham Holocaust Education Center. The event includes music, speeches, and even some drama, and honors  a local individual for distinguished service to the community (details forthcoming). See past years' events here. As it was in 2020, this year's event will be virtual.

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