During this presentation by Daughters of Jacob Genealogy, sisters Elizabeth Lee and Lorrie Walker will explore the benefits and challenges of preserving your family history.
“Maccabees, Miracles and Dark Days: The Many Stories of Chanukah” In this special Holiday at the J session, Rabbi Herschel "Brodie" Alberson," spiritual leader of Temple Beth Sholom of the East Valley, Herschel "Brodie" Aberson will discuss Chanukah. When he is not leading services or teaching, Rabbi Brodie enjoys spending time with his cats Genevive and […]
Tuesday, Dec. 7: The King was a Mensch: Tracing Elvis Presley's Jewish Roots Presented by travel writer Dan Fellner Locked away in a crate for several decades until its recent public unveiling, a grave marker in Memphis revealed a little-known fact about one of America’s most iconic figures of the 20th century. Yes, Elvis Presley, […]
Tuesday, Dec. 14: Judith: Changing Views of a Jewish Hero Presented by Phoenix Art Museum Docent Lisa Spahr.Fall schedule Aug. 31: "Preparing Your Heart and Soul for the Holy Days" with Rabbi Arthur Lavinsky Sept. 14: Museum at the J with the Chandler Museum: "Visual Stories: Dorothea Lange's Depression Era Photography in Chandler, Arizona." Oct. […]
Tuesday, Jan. 11: 'Going to the Dogs'Dogs have been muses or inspiration for artists for thousands of years, from ancient cave dwellings to pop-art installations. Greeks and Romans favored dogs as pets and valued them for their faithfulness and courage, while artists from Picasso to Warhol were fascinated by their beloved pets. Dogs intrigue us, […]
THIRD ANNUAL Klezmer FestVirtual Live Edition Sunday, Jan. 16 | 5 p.m.Sunday, Feb. 20 | 5 p.m.Sunday, March 20 | 4 p.m.(Times listed are Arizona times. Find the time in your time zone here.)The East Valley JCC is proud to present the third annual Klezmer Fest, which will include three live virtual concerts featuring Naqshon's […]
Tuesday, Jan. 18: Tu B'Shevat artist presentation "An Artist's 'Cross Pollination' and its relationship to Tu B'Shevat" Scottsdale artist and photographer Linda Enger will discuss her work, which combines painting, organic gardening and digital images Linda’s art is a fusion of several of her passions: painting,photography and organic gardening. She strives to have a creative […]