Erev Shel Kochavim: An Evening of Stars (ALEPH Virtual Cabaret)

Date: Sunday, July 19th Time: 7 pm EDTWelcome and Centering 6:45 - 7:15 pm EDT Cost: Pay-what-you-can (Proceeds go directly to supporting ALEPH)Featuring the best and brightest teachers and performers from the ALEPH Movement––Neshama Carlebach, Rabbi Shefa Gold, Cantor George Mordecai and many, many more! Emcee’d by Rabbi Shawn Israel Zevit and Rabbi Geela Rayzel Raphael. This is going to... Continue Reading →

Gardening in the Soil of the Heart: Gratefulness, Courage, Compassion, and Joy

Join Pardes Hannah and Rabbi Shefa Gold in a virtual retreat, Gardening in the Soil of the Heart: Gratefulness, Courage, Compassion, and Joy. This retreat will be offered 11:15 am–1:00 pm on four consecutive Sundays starting August 23, 2020. Through chant, self-examination, conversation, prayer, and imagery, travel a path of intention that explores the qualities of gratefulness, courage, compassion,... Continue Reading →

Ann Arbor’s Jewish Community Relations Committee

A note from Jewish Community Relations Committee's (JCRC) Chair, Decky Alexander: Don’t take the burdens of the world’s problems upon yourself.Don’t ignore them either.- Babylonian Talmud Last fall, the Federation convened conversations across the community through Conversations with Seven, a series focused on bringing various aspects of our Jewish community together to learn from one... Continue Reading →

Tales and Teachings of Reb Zalman

Dates: Thursday, July 2Time: 8 pm EDT (5 pm PDT)Cost: Pay-what-you-canLed by: Rabbi Geela Rayzel Raphael and friendsCome join us for an evening to commemorate the legacy of our beloved teacher, rabbi, scholar, mentor, visionary Reb Zalman Schacter-Shalomi z"l. Listen to the stories of those who were impacted by his teachings and found direction and “deployment" in their life.... Continue Reading →

An Evening of Social Justice and Praise Featuring Nefesh Mountain and Hazzan Jessi Roemer

Date: Sunday, June 28thTime: 7:30 pm EDTCost: Pay-what-you-can (Proceeds go directly to supporting ALEPH)Nefesh Mountain is the place where American Bluegrass and Old-time music meet with Jewish Heritage and tradition. Band leaders, genre-pioneers, and husband and wife Doni Zasloff and Eric Lindberg are the heart of this eclectic offering, and share their love for American music, their own cultural... Continue Reading →

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