Virtual Twin Cities Jewish Film Festival
The 2021 Virtual Twin Cities Jewish Film Festival includes feature length & short films, documentaries, interactive programs and conversations with directors, cast and guests that will have you on the edge of your seat!
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21st Annual Conference on Mental Health: Finding Strength through Resilience
Sunday, October 17
This year’s conference will be held virtually. The keynote speaker will be Jeffrey Zuckerman, author of the award-winning memoir Unglued: A Bipolar Love Story. Jeff will discuss how, in the face of his wife’s late-onset severe illness, he has managed his own well-being through compassion, faith, education, and the loving support of his family and community.
Featured presenters will explore the topics of Grief, Post-Traumatic Stress, Politics and Mental Health, and Talking with Children about the Issues of Our Time.
Hineni Fall Classes
All Hineni programs are open to everyone regardless of affiliation, gender, sexual orientation, physical ability, or background. There are no financial barriers to participation. They welcome you to join for any or all of their course offerings!
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Kindertransport – Rescuing Children on the Brink of War
July 22 – October 31
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The Minnesota debut of the Kindertransport exhibition at ASI illuminates dramatic stories from the “Children’s Transport” (translated from German) – the most successful, organized rescue effort of Jewish children from Nazi-occupied territories. Between 1938 and 1939, approximately 10,000 children were brought to Great Britain and other countries, including Sweden. The exhibition, with original artifacts and audio testimonies, is accompanied by The Story is Here, developed by ASI and JCRC, which shares the Kindertransport experiences of three local Midwest families
JRLC Housing Webinar Series
First Thursdays, October 7 – February 3 | 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Are you concerned about persons impacted by homelessness, the high cost of rent and the scarcity of affordable or supportive housing? Do you want to understand these issues from a variety of perspectives – and make a difference? Then join us for one or more of the monthly
Housing Webinar Series offered by the Joint Religious Legislative Coalition. Attend all or as many as you can. Share the flyer. Register now
for the program and small group discussion. For more information or to RSVP by email contact Joan Miltenberger, JRLC Organizer at email@example.com
Just Add Water: An Introduction to Mikveh
Thursday, November 18 | 7:00 – 8:00 PM
Dip your toe in! Explore the biblical roots of this ancient Jewish water ritual that has soared in popularity in the last decade. Experience a virtual tour of the Mayyim Hayyim Community Mikveh of greater Boston – without getting wet! Learn about what happens at an immersion and the many reasons – ancient and contemporary – that bring people of all genders to the mikveh waters. Facilitated by Rabbi Amalia Mark and Rabbi Julie Zupan.