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september

The High Holidays from an Israel Perspective: Sukkot
Tuesday, September 29 at 12 p.m.
Brought to you by Jewish Federation’s Israel Program Center and Partnership2Gether
Part three of our eye-opening, free series. Discover practical ways to make Sukkot meaningful this year, even in the midst of a pandemic. Fascinating educators from Israel’s TZAHAR region (Tzfat, Hatzor HaGlilit, Rosh Pina) will lead a thought-provoking session about the significance of Sukkot with insights from Jewish tradition about the natural world and the guidance it can provide for the grand Jewish project of tikkun olam (repair of the world). How can we be fully engaged with the complexities and challenges of the world with a sense of inner security and support?
Click here to register

Temple Beth Am High Holiday Services
Kol Nidre Service – Sunday, September 27 at 8 p.m. – Click here
Yom Kippur Morning Service – Monday, September 28 at 10 a.m. – Click here
Yom Kippur Children’s Service – Monday, September 28 at 2 p.m. – Click here
Virtual Torah Study: Book of Jonah – Monday, September 28 at 4 p.m. Click here
Yizkor & Neilah Service – Monday, September 28 at 5 p.m. – Click here

High Holidays at The Breakers
September 27-28 (Yom Kippur)

Brought to you by Palm Beach Synagogue
High Holiday services with Rabbi Moshe Scheiner. Includes adult services and youth/teen programs. Confirmed reservations required for all services, meals and programs. Social distancing and masks will be required. Seating is limited. Priority will be given to members. Members, Hebrew School & Maimonides Families: Complimentary
Non-Members: $360.
Click here to register

Innovation Fusion 2020: The Intersection of Art & Technology
Wednesday, September 23 at 6 p.m.
Brought to you by Tampa Jewish Community Centers and Federation’s Florida-Israel Business Accelerator (FIBA)
Insights about innovation and future thinking, with a focus on Israeli leaders. Keynote Speaker: Janet Echelman, international renowned artist. Will also feature discussions with: Rob Anders, Co-founder and CEO of Israeli startup Niio; Jamal Sowell, Florida Secretary of Commerce and President & CEO of Enterprise Florida; and Ori Kaufman-Gafter, Head of International and Tech banking at Bank Leumi USA.
Click here to register

 

october

Decision 2020: Constitutional Amendments, Presented by Linda Geller-Schwartz
Thursday, October 1 at 12 p.m.
Brought to you by Federation’s Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) and the League of Women Voters of Palm Beach County
Learn what the amendments on the ballot are and understand what they mean, including their potential impact on the Jewish community. Discussion will be led by Linda Geller-Schwartz, Co-Chair of the Voting Rights Coalition of the League of Women Voters of Palm Beach County.
Click here to register

Standing Up to Hate Webinar
Tuesday, October 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Brought to you by ADL Florida
Take part in this review of anti-Semitic incidents and what to do when hate becomes violent. The webinar will provide tools and resources to ensure attendees are prepared when an active shooter or violent extremism unfolds around them.
Click here to register

Finding Meaningful and Gainful Employment
Wednesday, October 14 at 2 p.m.
Brought to you by Alpert Jewish Family Service’s Melvin J. & Claire Levine LifePlanning™
You are invited to this free workshop on featuring a representative of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR), helping eligible individuals with physical or mental disabilities find, get or keep a better job. Registration is required by Monday, October 12, 2020. If reasonable accommodation(s) for disability is required, contact Tami Lustig, MSW, a minimum of five (5) working days prior to the program: 561.713.1917 or tami.lustig@alpertjfs.org.
Click here to register; must register by October 12.

Explore Hadassah’s Children At-Risk Youth Villages
Thursday, October 15 at 11 a.m.
Brought to you by Hadassah Florida
Take a virtual tour of  Hadassah’s Youth Aliyah Villages in Israel. Listen to students’ stories about their personal journeys. Youth Aliyah Villages provide shelter, food, counseling, an educational framework, athletics, language instruction, exposure to culture & much more. Featured speakers include Carol Goodman Kaufman, Youth Aliyah National co-Chair; Marcie Natan, National Youth Aliyah co-Chair and former national president; and Linda Goldstein, Event Chair.
Click here to register

Walk Against Hate
Sunday, October 18 at 12 p.m.
Brought to you by ADL Florida
This year’s walk will bring together entire communities across the country including families, students and educators, corporations and non-profits and all others who want to stand up to hate.
Click here to learn more and participate

Israel’s Unique Demography: Implications of Planning for the Future
Monday, October 19 at 9 a.m.
Brought to you by the Taub Center
This event, part of The Herbert M. Singer Annual International Policy Conference, will feature a discussion with Prof. Herb Smith, University of Pennsylvania, and Prof. Ron Lee, University of California, Berkeley.
Click here to register

Social Action Project Orientation
Monday, October 19 at 10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, October 20 at 10:30 a.m.

Brought to you by Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County’s Women’s Philanthropy
Session to learn about ways to get involved with Women’s Philanthropy new social action project, in partnership with Path to College. For more information, contact Rachel Berg, VP of Women’s Philanthropy, at 561.242.6612 or rachel.berg@jewishpalmbeach.org.
Click here to register for Oct 19 session
Click here to register for Oct 20 session

 


recurring

Live Virtual Group Fitness
Days and times vary
Brought to you by Mandel JCC
Stay in shape with these live 30 minute workout classes.
Click here to see the schedule and participate

Bridge Club on Bridge Base Online
Sundays through Fridays; times vary.
Brought to you by Mandel JCC of the Palm Beaches
Open to all levels of players.
Click here to participate; you must register, then email bridge@jcconline.com to be added to the Mandel JCC games.

Daily Prayer Gathering
Sundays through Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
Brought to you by New Synagogue of Palm Beach
Join us for our daily prayer gathering led by Rabbi Barak Bar-Chaim.
Click here to participate

Daily Minyan with Temple Torat Emet and Temple Beth Kodesh
Sundays-Thursdays at 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Brought to you by Temple Torat Emet (Boynton Beach) and Temple Beth Kodesh (Boynton Beach)
Morning Minyan led by Rabbi Michael Simon of Temple Beth Kodesh with Temple Torat Emet; Rabbi Michael Klein willl lead Mincha Ma’ariv Minyan.
Click here to participate in Morning Minyan; or click here to participate in Mincha Ma’ariv Minyan

The Yad Hebrew School for Children with Differing Abilities
Sundays at 10 a.m. (starting August 30)
Brought to you by Federation’s Friedman Commission for Jewish Education (CJE)
Jewish education for children ages 4-22, including prayers, songs, activities to teach about our Jewish heritage.
To learn more and register, contact Wilma Turk at wilma.turk@jewishpalmbeach.org or (516) 983-7711 (not 561!).

Morning Minyan with Temple Judea
Mondays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m.
Brought to you by Temple Judea, Palm Beach Gardens
Click here to participate

Coping With Our New Reality: Social Distancing Without Isolation
Mondays at 6 p.m.
Brought to you by Alpert Jewish Family Service
Licensed Psychologist Iris Kiner, Psy.D. and Alpert JFS Clinical Director Elaine Rotenberg, Ph.D. teach you coping skills, available resources and how to connect when feeling disconnected during this crisis.
Click here to register

Coping With Our New Reality: Parent Edition
Mondays at 8 p.m.
Brought to you by Alpert Jewish Family Service
Free weekly drop-in virtual discussion group/support session for parents who are navigating a new world: living, working and teaching from home. Connect with other people who are having similar experiences, and learn to identify coping skills for our “new normal.”
Click here to participate 

Foundations of Judaism Torah Class
Tuesdays at 12:15 p.m.
Brought to you by Palm Beach Synagogue
Join Rabbi Moshe Scheiner and explore the timeless messages of the Torah and how they relate to our contemporary lives.
Click here to participate

Impact Tuesdays: Conversations with Changemakers
Tuesdays at 10 a.m.
Brough to you by Jewish Women’s Foundation of the Greater Palm Beaches
Conversations & Q&A with grantees of the Jewish Women’s Foundation.
Click here to participate 

Ladies Discussion Group Chabad of Jupiter
Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Brought to you by Chabad of Jupiter
Personal growth & Kabbalah
Click here to participate 

Book of Psalms Class
Tuesdays & Thursdays at 11:15 a.m.
Brought to you by New Synagogue of Palm Beach
Our Sages teach us that in times of trials and tribulations, we recite Tehilim (Psalms). This class format will be studying a Psalm and then reciting it. Led by Rabbi Barak Bar-Chaim.
Click here to participate or call (872) 240-3212 with access code 610-664-245#

Family Survivors of Suicide (West Palm Beach Area)
Tuesdays at 5 p.m. (second and fourth Tuesday of each month)
Brought to you by Alpert Jewish Family Service
This support group for families who have lost a loved one to suicide offers participants the opportunity to process feelings, access relevant resources and learn about depression and other types of mental illness in a trusting group. Sessions will continue face-to-face once the stay-in-place order lifts.
Click here to register

Chair Yoga
Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Brought to you by Temple Israel (West Palm Beach)
Weekly class with Yogini Ellen Goldenson. perfect for your body, mind and spirit — for all ages and abilities! Click here to participate

Judaism & Mindfulness Class
Wednesdays at 2 p.m.
Brought to you by New Synagogue of Palm Beach
During a very difficult and stressful time, take part in this Judaism and mindfulness class. Mindfulness practice enhances peace of mind, physical and psychological well-being, relationships, focus, creativity, and resilience. Beneficial to both beginners and more experienced mindfulness practitioners. Led by Deborah Steinberg Shimansky.
Click here to participate or call (872) 240-3212 with access code 610-664-245#

Family Survivors of Suicide (Lake Worth Area)
Wednesdays at 5 p.m. (first and last Wednesdays of each month)
Brought to you by Alpert Jewish Family Service
This support group for families who have lost a loved one to suicide offers participants the opportunity to process feelings, access relevant resources and learn about depression and other types of mental illness in a trusting group. Sessions will continue face-to-face once the stay-in-place order lifts.
Click here to register

Hassidic Stories with Rabbi Brett
Thursdays at 2 p.m.
Brought to you by Temple Beth Am, Jupiter
Hear some favorite stories from Rabbi Brett.
Click here to participate

Support Group: Women in High-Conflict Relationships
Thursdays at 5:30 p.m.
Brought to you by Alpert Jewish Family Service (JFS)
A safe space to share your story, led by a licensed clinical social worker. Gain emotional support and learn coping techniques and transition strategies via virtual technology.
Click here to learn more. Registration, as well as a 10-week commitment, is required. Register by calling 561.684.1991 or emailing sara.walsh@alpertjfs.org.

Meditation with Jamie Spritzer
Thursdays at 7 p.m.
Brought to you by Temple Beth Am, Jupiter
Led by congregant Jamie Spritzer, this short session will allow you to take a break from the chaos of the week and find a few moments of inner peace.
Click here to participate

Jewish Family Addiction Support Group
Fridays at 12 p.m
Brought to you by Alpert Jewish Family Service
Are you coping with a loved one suffering from addiction? Join a conversation with other families going through similar situations to share your feelings and experiences in a safe space.
Click here to participate

Preschool Shabbat on Facebook Live
Fridays at 1:30 p.m. on the following dates: 8/21, 9/25, 10/30, 11/20 and 12/18
Brought to you by Temple Israel
Join Rabbi Salkin, School Director Jackie Klein and Cantorial Soloist Carol Garrett as we sing and share stories about welcoming Shabbat!
Click here to participate

Shabbat Worship with Temple Judea
Fridays at 6 p.m.
Brought to you by Temple Judea, Palm Beach Gardens
Click here to participate

Reb on the Web
Fridays at 6 p.m.; Saturdays at 10 a.m. and 8:20 p.m.
Brought to you Temple Beth Kodesh, Boynton Beach 
Shabbat services and Havdalah with Rabbi Michael Simon
Click here for Fridays, click here for Saturday mornings, and click here for Saturday nights

Shabbat Services with Temple Torat Emet
Fridays at 6 p.m. and Saturdays at 10 a.m.
Brought to you by Temple Torat Emet (Boynton Beach)
Led by Rabbi Michael D. Klein.
Click here to participate

Temple Israel Weekly Erev Shabbat Worship Services 
Fridays at 6:30 p.m.
Brought to you by Temple Israel, West Palm Beach
Contact 561.833.8421 or tioffice@temple-israel.com to participate

Temple Beth Am Shabbat Service
Fridays at 7 p.m.
Brought to you by Temple Beth Am, Jupiter
Click here to participate

Friday Night Services with Temple B’nai Jacob
Fridays at 7 p.m.
Brought to you by Temple B’nai Jacob of Wellington
Click here to participate

Temple Beth Torah Friday Night Shabbat Services
Fridays at 7 p.m.
Brought to you by Temple Beth Torah, Wellington
Click here to participate; password is 216716. You can also call in at (646) 558-8656.

Temple Beth David Friday Night Shabbat Services
Fridays at 7 p.m.
Brought to you by Temple Beth David, Palm Beach Gardens
Click here to participate 

Temple Beth David Saturday Morning Shabbat Services
Saturdays at 9 a.m.
Brought to you by Temple Beth David, Palm Beach Gardens
Click here to participate 

Temple Judea Shabbat Morning Service & Torah Study
Saturdays at 9 a.m.
Brought to you by Temple Judea, Palm Beach Gardens
Click here to participate

Temple Israel Weekly Torah Study 
Saturdays at 9:30 a.m.
Brought to you by Temple Israel, West Palm Beach
Contact 561.833.8421 or tioffice@temple-israel.com to participate

Havdalah with Temple Beth Am
Saturdays at 6:30 p.m.
Brought to you by Temple Beth Am, Jupiter
Click here to participate

Havdalah with the Scheiner Family
Saturdays at 9:15 p.m.
Brought to you by Palm Beach Synagogue
Click here to participate