Events for November, 2022
CANCELED: Building a Jewish Home
Open to couples and singles, Jewish and interfaith, this workshop led by Rabbi Nora helps you to craft your unique Jewish life.
After struggling with incorrectly diagnosed health issues for years, the singer-songwriter turned a major corner in 2014 when she was finally able to begin managing her condition with medication after the correct diagnosis. These experiences turned into the eight-track Weather Alive, the first album she’s ever self-produced in her nearly 30-year career.
An Evening with Andrés Cepeda
Originally from Bogota, Colombia, the singer-songwriter and Latin GRAMMY award-winner’s career has spanned over 20 years, making him one of the most important pop artists in his hometown.
At this one-hour alternative Shabbat service, unwind and reconnect through guided meditation, reflection on Jewish teachings, and communal singing. Mindfulness teacher Alison Cohen and Rabbi Aaron will be your guides for this service with music from Aaron Shneyer.
Friday Night Services with Dinner
This inclusive service led by Rabbi Nora and musicians Aaron Shneyer, Sarah Fredrick, and Danny Villanueva blends contemporary and traditional elements for an experience that feels both familiar and fresh.
The War and Treaty
The husband-and-wife duo are known for their bluesy fusion of Southern soul, gospel, country, and rock-and-roll.
Limitless with Chris Hemsworth
In the new Disney+ series, actor Chris Hemsworth undergoes a series of epic trials to understand how we can unlock our body’s superpowers to fight illness, perform better, and even reverse the aging process. On the day of the series premiere, attend a screening of the episode on combating stress followed by a conversation with producer Jane Root.
POSTPONED: What it Takes: How to be a Jewish Adult
Whether you have a handle on adulthood or are still figuring things out (and who isn’t?), it might feel like there’s no clear roadmap for incorporating Judaism into your life in your 20s, 30s, and beyond. Led by Rabbi Nora, this class offers a crash course in developing a more personal relationship with Jewish practices and rituals including Shabbat and holidays, keeping kosher, giving tzedakah, and text study.
Friday Night Services
This inclusive service led by Rabbi Nora and musicians Aaron Shneyer and Jeff Geld blends contemporary and traditional elements for an experience that feels both familiar and fresh.
Shabbat at Home
While our Jewish Life staff welcomes Shabbat independently, we have plenty of resources to help you lead your own Shabbat at home.
tenThing Brass Ensemble
Led by the virtuosic Norwegian trumpeter Tine Thing Helseth, the 10-piece, all-female brass band performs beloved holiday songs and classic show tunes.
Hailed as one of the most prodigious guitarists of his generation, Lage expands his horizons on View With A Room, a collection of ten compelling original compositions featuring bassist Jorge Roeder, drummer Dave King, and six-string icon Bill Frisell.
Next Level: Jewish Ethics
With Rabbi Nora, explore Judaism’s approaches to different moral dilemmas, from cancel culture and effective altruism to sexual ethics.
At this one-hour alternative Shabbat service, unwind and reconnect through guided meditation, reflection on Jewish teachings, and communal singing. Mindfulness teacher Alison Cohen and Rabbi Nora will be your guides for this service with music from Aaron Shneyer.