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Hazon is at the forefront of an evolving conversation about how American Jewish life can be strengthened by engagement with food, the outdoors, and the environment.

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The Miracle of Chanukah: A Lesson on Longevity

Wondrous as it is, the miracle of Chanukah, in which an oil flask meant to last one day instead last

Why go on a Jewish meditation retreat?

by Rabbi Jay Michaelson Wednesday, December 6, 2017 | 18 Kislev 5778 In large part, the answers

3 Good Things...

by Nigel Savage Thursday, November 30, 2017 | 12 Kislev 5778 Dear All,Last week I shared Shawn Acho


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Hazon Meditation Retreat
Dec 24, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Join Rabbi Jay Michaelson, Beth Resnick-Folk, Eliezer Sobel, and Rabbi Naomi Hyman for silent meditation with instruction, musical prayer services, evening teachings that draw on Jewish, Secular & Buddhist sources, and more.

Torah Yoga: Acquiring Garments of Light
Feb 14, 2018 - Feb 19, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Through the study of Torah and the practice of yoga we will seek out light in our body, mind, heart, soul and ultimately the world.

Pesach at Isabella Freedman
Mar 30, 2018 - Apr 8, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Spend the holiday with family and community. Come enjoy gourmet kosher-for-Pesach food, inspiring seders, and the beauty of the Berkshires. Includes Camp Teva for kids!

Camp Isabella Freedman
Jul 9, 2018 - Jul 22, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center has been offering annual summer camp experiences for active adults 55+ since 1956. We are honored to continue this tradition by providing you with a warm and welcoming atmosphere for one of the best summer vacations you’ll ever have.

Davvenen' Leadership Training Institute 10: Week One
Jul 23, 2018 - Jul 29, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

The Davvenen’ Leadership Training Institute (DLTI) offers a unique learning experience to help those who lead worship in a Jewish context to deepen the quality of communal prayer so that it activates the body, touches the heart, engages the mind, and nourishes spiritual growth and insight.

New York Ride & Retreat
Aug 31, 2018 - Sep 3, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Join the People of the Bike for our annual fully-supported ride and retreat. This exciting, diverse community Shabbat and cycling experience is open for people of all cycling levels and ages. Register before December 31st for early bird rates and a chance to win a Specialized hybrid bike!

The Israel Ride
Oct 23, 2018 - Oct 30, 2018

Cycle from Jerusalem to Eilat and broaden your understanding of the region as you meet Israelis, Palestinians, and Jordanians working towards peace, environmental sustainability, and regional cooperation.

 

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Romemu Yeshiva: Contemplative Elul Practice
Aug 13, 2018 - Aug 17, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

The Romemu Yeshiva aims to teach Torah and support the practices of Tefillah (prayer), Tzedakah and Gemilut Hasadim (acts of justice and kindness) through a contemplative lens.