Events Calendar

January 2020

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • New Year's Day - Office Closed
  • No Uptown Hebrew
2
  • Alzheimer Caregivers Support Group
  • No Choir Rehearsal
3
  • Shabbat Evening Service
4
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
  • Shabbat Morning Service
5
  • Religious School PK-10th In Session
6
7
  • Chanting the Torah (Elevations) with Cantor Margolius
8
  • Uptown Hebrew In Session
  • Jewish Holidays (Foundations) with Cantor Margolius
9
  • Choir Council Meeting
  • Choir Rehearsal
10
  • Shabbat Evening Service with a Mindfulness Message
11
  • Shabbat Rocks
  • Mindfulness Seminar with Shabbat Yoga
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
  • Meditative Shabbat Prayers
  • Visualization and Relaxation Session
12
  • Religious School PK-6th In Session
13
14
  • Chanting the Torah (Elevations) with Cantor Margolius
15
  • Uptown Hebrew In Session
  • Jewish Holidays (Foundations) with Cantor Margolius
16
  • Alzheimer Caregivers Support Group
  • Choir Rehearsal
17
  • Shabbat Evening Service
18
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
  • Shabbat Morning Service - Bat Mitzvah - Eleonore Rose Zurik
19
  • Social Justice Coffeehouse
  • Religious School PK-10th In Session
20
  • Martin Luther King Day - Officed Closed
21
  • Chanting the Torah (Elevations) with Cantor Margolius
22
  • Uptown Hebrew In Session
  • Jewish Medical Ethics Series
  • Jewish Holidays (Foundations) with Cantor Margolius
23
  • Choir Rehearsal
24
  • Shabbat Evening at Temple Sinai - Installation of Rabbi Sherman
25
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
  • Shabbat Morning Service
  • Annual Fundraiser - "A Night at the Copa"
26
  • Religious School PK-6th In Session
27
  • Touro Book Group
  • Board of Trustees Meeting
28
  • Chanting the Torah (Elevations) with Cantor Margolius
29
  • Uptown Hebrew In Session
  • Jewish Life Cycles (Foundations) with Rabbi Bauman
30
  • News and the Jews with Rabbi Bauman
  • Choir Rehearsal
31
  • Shabbat Evening Service
  • Concert-Lecture with George Dansker

January 20, 2020
  • Martin Luther King Day - Officed Closed
    Starts: 7:00 AM
    Ends: January 20, 2020 - 7:30 AM


January 21, 2020
  • Chanting the Torah (Elevations) with Cantor Margolius
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: January 21, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


    Description:

    Experiencing the Torah is one of the most profound spiritual gifts in Jewish life. We hold the Torah, parade it, hear it chanted, and study it. But chanting from a hand-written scroll is an unparalleled experience. In this class you will learn how to understand ta’amei hamikra— the trope symbols — and chant the Torah. This class is an essential starting point for those interested in adult bar/bat mitzvah. Prerequisite: ability to sound out Hebrew consonants and vowels.

January 22, 2020
  • Uptown Hebrew In Session
    Starts: 4:30 PM
    Ends: January 22, 2020 - 6:00 PM


    Description:

    **NEW START-TIME & END-TIME: 4:30-6:00 PM

  • Jewish Medical Ethics Series
    Starts: 6:00 PM
    Ends: January 22, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Shushan Assembly


    Description:

    Our ongoing series exploring some of the most pressing scientific, social, and health related concerns of our time, through a Jewish lens. Previous topics have included explorations of pain management and the opioid epidemic; political agendas that affect policy in medical care; palliative and supportive care in religious traditions, and the nature of suffering.

  • Jewish Holidays (Foundations) with Cantor Margolius
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: January 22, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Maunter Learning Center


    Description:

    The Jewish Holidays provide a spiritual template for the year, guiding our community through seasons of joy, introspection, remembrance, and celebration. This class will explore the most essential holidays with goals of building familiarity along with spiritual awareness and depth.

January 23, 2020
  • Choir Rehearsal
    Starts: 7:30 PM
    Ends: January 23, 2020 - 9:00 PM

    Location: Main Sancutary


January 24, 2020
  • Shabbat Evening at Temple Sinai - Installation of Rabbi Sherman
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: January 24, 2020 - 8:10 PM

    Location: Temple Sinai, 6227 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA


    Description:

    The Board of Directors & Congregation of Temple Sinai invite you to the Installation of their Senior Rabbi, Rabbi Daniel M. Sherman

    Friday, January 24, 2020
    7:00pm Shabbat Evening Service
    Followed by a Festive Dessert Oneg Shabbat Reception

    Temple Sinai
    6227 Saint Charles Avenue
    New Orleans, LA 70118

January 25, 2020
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: January 25, 2020 - 10:30 AM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


    Description:

    Community members gather in our Mautner Learning Center to study the weekly Parashah (Torah Portion). The discussions are led by congregants who extend an open invitation regardless of experience with Hebrew or the Torah. Bagels and coffee are served to accompany the lively and informative discussion on what our ancestors had to say about the stories of the bible.

  • Shabbat Morning Service
    Starts: 10:30 AM
    Ends: January 25, 2020 - 11:45 AM

    Location: Forgotston Chapel


  • Annual Fundraiser - "A Night at the Copa"
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: January 25, 2020 - 10:00 PM

    Location: Touro Synagogue


January 26, 2020
  • Religious School PK-6th In Session
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: January 26, 2020 - 11:30 AM

    Location: Religious School Building


January 27, 2020
  • Touro Book Group
    Starts: 10:30 AM
    Ends: January 27, 2020 - 12:00 PM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


  • Board of Trustees Meeting
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: January 27, 2020 - 9:00 PM

    Location: Shushan Assembly


January 28, 2020
  • Chanting the Torah (Elevations) with Cantor Margolius
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: January 28, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


    Description:

    Experiencing the Torah is one of the most profound spiritual gifts in Jewish life. We hold the Torah, parade it, hear it chanted, and study it. But chanting from a hand-written scroll is an unparalleled experience. In this class you will learn how to understand ta’amei hamikra— the trope symbols — and chant the Torah. This class is an essential starting point for those interested in adult bar/bat mitzvah. Prerequisite: ability to sound out Hebrew consonants and vowels.

January 29, 2020
  • Uptown Hebrew In Session
    Starts: 4:30 PM
    Ends: January 29, 2020 - 6:00 PM


    Description:

    **NEW START-TIME & END-TIME: 4:30-6:00 PM

  • Jewish Life Cycles (Foundations) with Rabbi Bauman
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: January 29, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


    Description:

    created 10/10/19 AT
    Jewish Life Cycles (Foundations)
    Wednesdays from 7-8pm, Rabbi Bauman
    1/29, 2/5, 2/12

    Jewish theology and spirituality manifest powerfully through life cycle observances. Our sessions will explore the sacred moments of birth, marriage, conversion, and death through the lens of liturgy and ritual, focusing on the ways that these elements convey the soul of the Jewish faith family.

January 30, 2020
  • News and the Jews with Rabbi Bauman
    Starts: 12:00 PM
    Ends: January 30, 2020 - 1:00 PM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


    Description:

    The most pressing news stories of our day challenge us as human beings and as Jews. Each session will focus on a story from the recent news cycle, viewed through a Jewish historical, cultural, and ethical lens. Bring a brown bag lunch, drinks provided, and all are welcome.

  • Choir Rehearsal
    Starts: 7:30 PM
    Ends: January 30, 2020 - 9:00 PM

    Location: Main Sancutary


January 31, 2020
  • Shabbat Evening Service
    Starts: 6:00 PM
    Ends: January 31, 2020 - 7:10 PM

    Location: Main Sanctuary


  • Concert-Lecture with George Dansker
    Starts: 7:10 PM
    Ends: January 31, 2020 - 8:40 PM

    Location: Grant Meyer Garden Pavilion


February 1, 2020
  • Shabbat Rocks
    Starts: 9:30 AM
    Ends: February 1, 2020 - 10:15 AM

    Location: Shushan Assembly


  • Lay-Led Torah Study
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: February 1, 2020 - 10:30 AM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


    Description:

    Community members gather in our Mautner Learning Center to study the weekly Parashah (Torah Portion). The discussions are led by congregants who extend an open invitation regardless of experience with Hebrew or the Torah. Bagels and coffee are served to accompany the lively and informative discussion on what our ancestors had to say about the stories of the bible.

  • Shabbat Morning Service
    Starts: 10:30 AM
    Ends: February 1, 2020 - 11:45 AM

    Location: Forgotston Chapel


February 2, 2020
  • Religious School PK-10th In Session
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: February 2, 2020 - 11:30 AM

    Location: Religious School Building


February 4, 2020
  • Chanting the Torah (Elevations) with Cantor Margolius
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: February 4, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


    Description:

    Experiencing the Torah is one of the most profound spiritual gifts in Jewish life. We hold the Torah, parade it, hear it chanted, and study it. But chanting from a hand-written scroll is an unparalleled experience. In this class you will learn how to understand ta’amei hamikra— the trope symbols — and chant the Torah. This class is an essential starting point for those interested in adult bar/bat mitzvah. Prerequisite: ability to sound out Hebrew consonants and vowels.

February 5, 2020
  • Uptown Hebrew In Session
    Starts: 4:30 PM
    Ends: February 5, 2020 - 6:00 PM


    Description:

    **NEW START-TIME & END-TIME: 4:30-6:00 PM

  • Jewish Life Cycles (Foundations) with Rabbi Bauman
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: February 5, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


    Description:

    created 10/10/19 AT
    Jewish Life Cycles (Foundations)
    Wednesdays from 7-8pm, Rabbi Bauman
    1/29, 2/5, 2/12

    Jewish theology and spirituality manifest powerfully through life cycle observances. Our sessions will explore the sacred moments of birth, marriage, conversion, and death through the lens of liturgy and ritual, focusing on the ways that these elements convey the soul of the Jewish faith family.

February 6, 2020
  • Alzheimer Caregivers Support Group
    Starts: 12:00 PM
    Ends: February 6, 2020 - 1:30 PM

    Location: Chapel Study


  • Choir Dress Rehearsal
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: February 6, 2020 - 9:00 PM

    Location: Main Sancutary


February 7, 2020
  • Shabbat Evening Service
    Starts: 6:00 PM
    Ends: February 7, 2020 - 7:10 PM

    Location: Forgotston Chapel


February 8, 2020
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: February 8, 2020 - 10:30 AM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


    Description:

    Community members gather in our Mautner Learning Center to study the weekly Parashah (Torah Portion). The discussions are led by congregants who extend an open invitation regardless of experience with Hebrew or the Torah. Bagels and coffee are served to accompany the lively and informative discussion on what our ancestors had to say about the stories of the bible.

  • Shabbat Morning Service - Bar Mitzvah - Jacob Michael Guichet
    Starts: 10:30 AM
    Ends: February 8, 2020 - 11:45 AM

    Location: Main Sanctuary


February 9, 2020
  • Religious School PK-10th In Session
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: February 9, 2020 - 11:30 AM

    Location: Religious School Building


February 11, 2020
  • Chanting the Torah (Elevations) with Cantor Margolius
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: February 11, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


    Description:

    Experiencing the Torah is one of the most profound spiritual gifts in Jewish life. We hold the Torah, parade it, hear it chanted, and study it. But chanting from a hand-written scroll is an unparalleled experience. In this class you will learn how to understand ta’amei hamikra— the trope symbols — and chant the Torah. This class is an essential starting point for those interested in adult bar/bat mitzvah. Prerequisite: ability to sound out Hebrew consonants and vowels.

February 12, 2020
  • Uptown Hebrew In Session
    Starts: 4:30 PM
    Ends: February 12, 2020 - 6:00 PM


    Description:

    **NEW START-TIME & END-TIME: 4:30-6:00 PM

  • Jewish Life Cycles (Foundations) with Rabbi Bauman
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: February 12, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


    Description:

    created 10/10/19 AT
    Jewish Life Cycles (Foundations)
    Wednesdays from 7-8pm, Rabbi Bauman
    1/29, 2/5, 2/12

    Jewish theology and spirituality manifest powerfully through life cycle observances. Our sessions will explore the sacred moments of birth, marriage, conversion, and death through the lens of liturgy and ritual, focusing on the ways that these elements convey the soul of the Jewish faith family.

February 13, 2020
February 14, 2020
  • Casual Shabbati Gras - Shabbat Evening Service with Family Dinner and parade to follow (casual attire)
    Starts: 5:00 PM
    Ends: February 14, 2020 - 6:10 PM

    Location: Forgotston Chapel


February 15, 2020
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: February 15, 2020 - 10:30 AM

    Location: Mautner Learning Center


    Description:

    Community members gather in our Mautner Learning Center to study the weekly Parashah (Torah Portion). The discussions are led by congregants who extend an open invitation regardless of experience with Hebrew or the Torah. Bagels and coffee are served to accompany the lively and informative discussion on what our ancestors had to say about the stories of the bible.

  • Shabbat Morning Service
    Starts: 10:30 AM
    Ends: February 15, 2020 - 11:45 AM

    Location: Forgotston Chapel


February 16, 2020
  • No Religious School - Mardi Gras Break
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: February 16, 2020 - 11:30 AM

    Location: Religious School Building