Upcoming Events

Hazon Colorado: Tu b'Shvat Story Adventure Program Trip to the Botanic Gardens
Jan 21, 2018 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am

This fun program is for children 8 and under. It is a Tu b’Shvat Adventure of all Five Senses at the Botanic Gardens.

Hazon Detroit: The Michigan Wildflower Garden
Jan 21, 2018 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Congregation Shaarey Zedek, Southfield, MI

The Congregation Shaarey Zedek Green Committee and Hazon host John Delisle, speaking on why you should plant wildflower gardens, and how to get one started. 

Hazon Detroit: Troubled Water: Film Screening, Discussion and Action
Jan 24, 2018 - 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Isaac Agree Downtown Synagogue, Detroit, MI

Tu b’Shvat is the Jewish Earth Day. Join us for screening and real discussion on how we can address the water issues facing our area.

Hazon Colorado: JNFuture Colorado Wine & Trees
Jan 25, 2018 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Denver Botanic Gardens – Mitchell Hall, Denver, CO

JNF is proud to host its 9th annual JNFuture Colorado Wine & Trees event in honor of Tu b’Shvat. Includes a gourmet kosher dinner and drinks, as well as an opportunity to learn how JNF’s sustainability projects in Israel are positively impacting the country’s environment.

Hazon Colorado: YAD Family Shabbat
Jan 26, 2018 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Staenberg-Loup JCC, Denver, CO

YAD, a program of JEWISHcolorado invites you to attend Shabbat for families with children nine and under.

Hazon Colorado: Jewish Explorers Tu b'Shvat Family Shabbat
Jan 26, 2018 - 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cenral Park Rec Center in Stapleton, Denver, CO

Join us for an intimate Shabbat dinner, celebrating Shabbat & Tu b’Shvat with old and new friends, including a fun Tu b’Shvat activity for your kids.

Hazon Colorado: Tu b'Shvat Shabbat at River and Woods
Jan 26, 2018 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join OneTable and Hazon for a Tu b’Shvat Shabbat with a 4 course chef driven menu, special cocktail and wine and beer.

Tu b'Shvat Community Potluck Dinner with Nigel Savage
Jan 26, 2018 - 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Congregation B’nai Jeshurun, New York, NY

Prepare for Tu b’Shvat with BJ by joining us for a community potluck dinner, with special guest Nigel Savage.

Hazon Detroit: Family Tu b'Shvat - Making Trees for Reforestation
Jan 28, 2018 - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Congregation Beth Ahm, West Bloomfield, MI

All ages will help create ‘tree stakes’ to help add native hardwoods to Jewish landscapes. Free admission.

Hazon Detroit: Climb it for Climate: A Hazon Ice Climbing Adventure
Jan 28, 2018 - 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Peabody Ice Climbing Club, Fenton, MI

Reach new heights in 2018 as Hazon tackles the Ice Mountains of Fenton! Learn about Jewish climate justice issues and groups working toward change. A portion of fees collected will be donated to a local environmental organization.

Hazon Colorado: Tu b'Shvat at Boulder JCC
Jan 28, 2018 - 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Boulder JCC, Boulder, CO

Join us at Boulder JCC to celebrate Tu b’Shvat, the new year of the trees! Learn about this special holiday during a child-friendly and interactive experience. Taste different fruits, vegetables, and grains traditionally eaten on Tu b’Shvat to celebrate the gifts we receive from the plants and trees around us. 

Hazon Detroit: Deeper Roots, Wider Branches
Jan 30, 2018 - 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Bank Suey, Hamtramck, MI

A Community Tu B’Shvat Seder for Environmental Justice. Gather for an experiential Tu B’Shvat seder (ceremony) that will re-connect us to the environment and take us on a journey from the physical world to the spiritual world.

Hazon Colorado: Tu b'Shvat - A Conversation about Jewish Stewardship & Climate Change
Jan 30, 2018 - 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Congregation Har HaShem, Boulder, CO

Join Rabbi Greene and Greg Frost for a program and discussion about how to engage Tu b’Shvat through an environmental lens. Greg is a Scientist with expertise in atmospheric research, as well as Congregation Har Hashem’s President-Elect.

NYC: Shuk Shack: Tu b'Shvat Festival JNFuture After Party
Jan 31, 2018 - 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
IAC Building, New York, NY

Join JNFuture for our inaugural Tu BiShvat Festival and after party! Be transported to the shuk right here in New York City. Savor Israeli street food, dance to the rhythms of Jerusalem, and experience the culture of the homeland close to home! 

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.

Davvenen' Leadership Training Institute 9: Week Four
Feb 14, 2018 - Feb 19, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

The Davennen’ 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.

Winter Forest Walk & Herbal Tea Workshop
Feb 25, 2018 - 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn, NY

Join home-herbalist Elana Brody and botanist Elan Margulies on a winter forest walk and herbal tea workshop. We will explore the plants of Prospect Park and then head to a nearby apartment to taste and learn about different herbal teas. Each participant will get to bring home their own personally blended herbal tea mix.

Kohenet: The Hebrew Priestess Institute
Mar 12, 2018 - Mar 18, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

The Kohenet training program uses prayer, ritual, text study, and experiential learning to give women tools of spiritual leadership they can use in their own communities.

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!

Colorado Jewish Food Fest
Apr 15, 2018 - 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Boulder JCC, Boulder, CO

Save the date! Join us on Sunday, April 15th at the Boulder JCC.

Sustainable Israel Tour
Apr 29, 2018 - May 6, 2018

Join Rabbi David Ingber, Founder of Romemu, and Nigel Savage, Founder of Hazon and Romemu Board Member, on a one-of-a-kind mission highlighting Israeli developments in sustainable food production, healthy living, and social justice.

Shavuot Retreat
May 18, 2018 - May 22, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Join us for an inclusive celebration of revelation that includes all-night learning, sunrise shacharit, Adamah Foods, a midnight hike to the top of the mountain, a pilgrimage parade with costumes and goats, outdoor fun for kids, and more. Includes Camp Teva for kids!

Jewish Intentional Communities Conference
Jun 14, 2018 - Jun 17, 2018
Pearlstone Center, Reisterstown, MD

Join participants from across the country – including people who are already members of intentional communities as well as folks who are just curious and excited by the idea – as we learn from and share with each other, vision together, and plant seeds for communities to come.

Kohenet: The Hebrew Priestess Institute
Jun 25, 2018 - Jul 1, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

The Kohenet training program uses prayer, ritual, text study, and experiential learning to give women tools of spiritual leadership they can use in their own communities.

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.

Torah Yoga: Acquiring Garments of Light
Jul 23, 2018 - Jul 29, 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.

Hazon Food Conference
Aug 1, 2018 - Aug 5, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Expand your culinary expertise, enjoy local, seasonal organic fruits and veggies, unpack the complexities of our global food system, and connect to our ancient food tradition. The Kids’ Food Conference, specially designed for young foodies, makes it perfect for the whole family!

Romemu Yeshiva: Contemplative Elul Practice
Aug 13, 2018 - Aug 16, 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.

Let My People Sing!
Aug 23, 2018 - Aug 26, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Join us for a weekend of song sharing and learning. Together, we will sing and share a wide array of Jewish song traditions, inclusive of the full range of Jewish ancestry and religious practices. Includes Camp Teva for kids!

Michigan Jewish Food Festival
Aug 26, 2018 - 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Eastern Market Corporation, Detroit, MI

Metro Detroit is at the forefront of the Jewish Food Movement, which connects food and sustainability with Jewish tradition. 5,000 people attended the first ever Michigan Jewish Food Festival in 2016 and approximately 6,500 attended the 2017 Festival. Join us for the third annual Festival!

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.

Sukkahfest
Sep 23, 2018 - Oct 3, 2018
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Sukkahfest is a singular event – perhaps the most joyous, and almost certainly the most diverse celebration of the holiday of Sukkot on planet Earth. Includes Camp Teva for kids!

JOFEE Network Gathering
Oct 11, 2018 - Oct 14, 2018
Tamarack Camps, MI, Ortonville, MI

Join Jewish Outdoor, Food, Farming, and Environmental Educators for the annual JOFEE Network Gathering. If you do any work in the JOFEE field or are interested in bringing any JOFEE elements to your job, then this professional development conference is for you.

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.