Events

A continuously updated list of events celebrating Jewish diversity

Thursday, February 7, 2019 African American Hoopsters in Israel with David Goldstein
Jewish Community Library, San Francisco, CA
Author David A. Goldstein will explore the fascinating phenomenon of African American basketball players in Israel, as described in "Alley-Oop to Aliyah: African American Hoopsters in the Holy Land." Cosponsored by Be'chol Lashon, Jewish Community Library.

Sunday, December 9, 2018 Hanukkah Community Arts Festival
Hannah Senesh Community Day School, Brooklyn, NY
The Hannah Senesh Community Day School in Carroll Gardens is hosting its annual Hanukkah Community Art Festival , which is Brooklyn's most popular Hanukkah event featuring a variety of art workshops.

Saturday, December 8, 2018 Sharabi Hanukkah
808 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn, NY
Immerse yourself in the arts this Hanukkah with live music, dancing, and art exhibit! Cosponsored by Repair the World, Be'chol Lashon.

Sunday, December 2, 2018 Harlem Family Community Chanukah Celebration
JCC Harlem, New York
Join JCC Harlem and Chabad of Harlem for a holiday celebration just right for your family. Test a variety of things that go round and round in our spinning room, inspired by the game of dreidel. Older kids will celebrate the festival of lights in our glow-in-the-dark den complete with luminescent art projects, and by making their own candles. Cosponsored by PJ Library, Be'chol Lashon.

Sunday, November 18, 2018 Samson Koletkar: Hindu Jewish Festival of Lights
Temple Beth-El, Northbrook, Illinois
Comedy show with desserts and dancing! Cosponsored by Global Hindu Heritage Foundation.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 Michael Twitty Discusses ‘The Cooking Gene’
Seattle, Washington
Renowned culinary historian Twitty will discuss his illuminating memoir of Southern cuisine and food culture that traces his ancestry through food, from Africa to America and slavery to freedom.

Saturday, November 10, 2018 Tell Me More: Mizrahi Poetry & Activism
Moishe House Oakland
Join us for an evening of contemporary Mizrachi poetry and activism over dinner and drinks. Cosponsored by Be'chol Lashon, New Israel Fund, Moishe House Oakland.

Friday, October 26, 2018 The Joe and Joshua Show
Los Angeles, CA
Joe Hernandez-Kolski and Joshua Silverstein are a theatrical duo who combine comedy, hip-hop and spoken word poetry to create something fresh. Their material delves deep into issues of masculinity, relationships and what it means to come from a mixed background

Saturday, October 20, 2018 Convivio: Jews, Hispanics & the Comics
808 Nostrand Ave., Brooklyn, NY
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month & special musical Havdallah Cosponsored by Be'chol Lashon, Jewish Art Salon, Bronx Heroes Comic Con, Repair the World.