Events & Programs

 

Arizona Jewish Historical Society
Cutler-Plotkin Jewish Heritage Center
122 E. Culver Street Phoenix, AZ  85004
602-241-7870
lbell@azjhs.org
 


High Holiday Services at the Cutler-Plotkin Jewish Heritage Center: 
Rosh Hashanah begins Wednesday September 20th.
Or Adam Congregation (Humanistic)  www.oradam.com
AVIV (LGBTQ) 
www.avivaz.com


Educational and Cultural Programs (Fall 2017):

Sun. August 13th at 2pm: AZJHS Summer Music Series - Klezmania Starring Yale Strom and Elizabeth Schwartz.  Tickets: $18 ($10 for AZJHS Members).   https://www.azjhs.org/Klezmania.html

Sun. September 3rd – Sun. September 17th: Red Rocks Music Festival at AZJHS. 
www.redrocksmusicfestival.com   Tickets: $25.  ($18 for AZJHS Members).  Call 602-402-4551 for member pricing.

  • Sun. September 3rd at 3pm: Americana Treasured Masterpieces. 
  • Wed. September 6th at 7:30pm: World Music: Balkan, Klezmer, and Jazz Gitarinet. 
  • Thurs. September 7th at 7:30pm: Classical Jewels. 
  • Sun. September 17th at 3pm: Tempest to the Silver Age
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    Tues. September 12th at 7pm: Documentary Film Screening, On the Banks of the Tigris  Sponsored by Friends of AZJHS at Westminster Village.  Free. Call 602-241-7870 or email lbell@azjhs.org to RSVP

    Thurs. September 14th at 7pm: Book Discussion, The Angel: The Egyptian Spy Who Saved Israel by Uri Bar-Joseph.  (Discussion led by AZJHS Executive Director, Lawrence Bell, Ph.D).  Free. Call 602-241-7870 or email lbell@azjhs.org to RSVP.  

    Tues. October 10th at 7pm: Documentary Film Screening, Refusenik.  Sponsored by Sandy and Lee Shedroff.  Free. Call 602-241-7870 or email lbell@azjhs.org to RSVP

    Sun. October 15th at 2pm: Exhibition Opening: Tikkun Olam – Repairing the World: Engaging a New Generation.   Free.  Artist program begins at 2pm.  Please call 602-241-7870 or email lbell@azjhs.org to RSVP.  Gallery open to all with no reservations needed 2pm-4pm.

    Thurs. October 19th at 7pm: Book Discussion, The Fortunate Ones by Ellen Umansky.  (Discussion led by Michael and Jennie Kronenfeld).  Free. Call 602-241-7870 or email lbell@azjhs.org to RSVP. 

    Sun. November 5th at 3pm: Live Concert Performance by Paolo Alderighi and Stpehanie Trick:  Jewish Composers and the Great American Songbook.   Tickets: $25 ($20 for AZJHS Members).   Visit www.azjhs.org for tickets and information. 

    Tues. November 14th at 7pm: Documentary Film Screening, Hail Sid Caesar! The Golden Age of Comedy.  Sponsored by Desert Foothills Jewish Community Association.  Free. Call 602-241-7870 or email lbell@azjhs.org to RSVP

    Thurs. November 16th at 7pm: Book Discussion, Good Without God by Greg M. Epstein.  (Discussion led by Jeffrey Schesnol.)  Free. Call 602-241-7870 or email lbell@azjhs.org to RSVP.

    Sat. December 2nd at 6:30pm: 2017 Heritage Award Gala Honoring Susan and Mark Sendrow, and Nancy and Stu Siefer.   Tickets: $200.  Sponsorship opportunities available.   Visit www.azjhs.org for more information.

    Tues.  December 12th at 7pm:  Documentary Film Screening: Surviving Skokie.  Sponsored by Susan Sacks and Jim Andrews.  Free.  Call 602-241-7870 or email lbell@azjhs.org to RSVP.

    Thurs. December 14th at 7pm: Book Discussion, The Last of the Just by Andre Schwarz-Bart (Discussion led by Mark Sendrow)   Free. Call 602-241-7870 or email lbell@azjhs.org to RSVP.

    Tues. January 9th at 7pm: Documentary Film Screening, Theodore Bikel: In the Shoes of Sholom Alechem.   Sponsored by Susan and Ira Feldman.  Free. Call 602-241-7870 or email lbell@azjhs.org to RSVP.

    Thurs. January 11th at 7pm: Book Discussion, TBD.   Free. Call 602-241-7870 or email lbell@azjhs.org to RSVP

    *All programs are held at the Cutler-Plotkin Jewish Heritage Center unless noted.

    Partial grant funding for our arts, culture, and education programs provided by the City of Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture. 


         

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