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Tu b’Shvat Resources

Tu b’Shvat begins the evening of Tuesday, January 30, 2018 and is celebrated until sundown on Wednesday, January 31, 2018.

Consider hosting a sustainable Tu b’Shvat seder using Hazon’s Haggadah and other resources!

Tu b’Shvat Resources


Hazon Blog

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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American Distinctiveness…

by Nigel Savage Thursday, January 11, 2018 | 24 Tevet 5778 Dear All,I begin with condolences and co

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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

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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 18th annual fully-supported ride and retreat. This exciting, diverse community Shabbat and cycling experience is open for people of all cycling levels and ages.

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.


From Our Friends

Tu B'Shvat Seder with Hazon & Repair the World
Feb 2, 2018 - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Repair the World, Brooklyn, NY

Join Hazon & Repair the World NYC for a night full of fruitful conversations and tree-mendous food. We will toast the new year of the trees and learn about the surprising relevance of this ancient holiday and how it can inform our actions today.

Stormy Weather: Addressing Climate Change in Turbulent Times
Feb 8, 2018 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
JCC Manhattan, New York, NY,

Deepen your knowledge of the climate crisis at this interactive workshop led by renowned scientists, faith leaders, and environmental advocates. Learn how you can engage with this urgent issue and take action in New York now.

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.