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Your health and safety is our number one priority. Due to COVID-19, some of our programs and services may be offered online, have a new in-person schedule and requirements, or may be suspended. Please check our website or contact us for more information. Click here for our COVID-19 safety precautions and updates. We’re in this together… six feet apart.

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COMMUNITY EVENTS

May 19, 2021 May 19 - May 23

We hope you will join us in participating in A Place to Call Home Challenge - a beautiful partnership and week of learning and action, created by LifeWorks. We are thrilled to offer the opportunity to learn, volunteer, and advocate for the youth population experiencing homelessness here in Austin. Register now at shalom.convio.net/lifeworkschallenge. Beginning on […]

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May 25, 2021 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Zoom,

Parent Pop-In Come learn, share and hear from others over lunch about a variety of parenting topics! How to Send Your Kid to College Without Going Broke with Benjamin Packard Financial Advisor, Frozen 2 Aficionado and Buyer of Generic Cheerios This workshop is geared toward parents who'd like to help their kids pay for college […]

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Free
May 25, 2021 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoom,

YAD Torah on Tap: Connection to Israel as American Jews Join us for an interactive discussion with Rabbi Alan Freedman (Senior Rabbi at Temple Beth Shalom) and other young adults all about Israel. This will be a safe space to explore: - Personal/communal connections to Israel - What does Zionism mean today? - Do Israel’s […]

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Free
May 27, 2021 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Zoom,

Perspectives on Israel’s Political Landscape Member of Knesset, Ghaida Rinawie Zoabi (Meretz) Newly elected MK Zoabi will share her insights into the changing role of Arab citizens in Israel’s political landscape, improving social and economic opportunities for all Israelis, and what she hopes to accomplish as a member of Israel's government. Click here to register.  […]

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Jun 06, 2021 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Please join us for our Annual Meeting - an hour long online presentation celebrating our community you won't want to miss! It will include impact stories, awards, and the installation of the new board of directors. This year's event will be held online. Click here to register.  Community Service Award: Harriett Kirsh Pozen, Former Generations […]

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AJFF: Dying Doesn’t Feel Like What I’m Doing

Adult Jewish Learning | Module 7

AJFF: Dying Doesn’t Feel Like What I’m Doing

Blue Knot Speaker Series

Heart to Heart: A Virtual Three-Part Women’s Mission to Israel

AJFF: Dying Doesn’t Feel Like What I’m Doing

AJFF: Dying Doesn’t Feel Like What I’m Doing

Lag B’Omer 2021

HERE WE ARE: Austin Virtual Tour

AJFF: Dying Doesn’t Feel Like What I’m Doing

Lag B’Omer 2021

AJFF: Dying Doesn’t Feel Like What I’m Doing

AJFF: Dying Doesn’t Feel Like What I’m Doing

Women’s Philanthropy: L’dor V’dor Ladies: The Senses of Judaism – Feel

Virtual Super Sunday

Adult Jewish Learning | Module 8

Heart to Heart: A Virtual Three-Part Women’s Mission to Israel

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Connect & Restore

Here and Now: Mindfulness for Kids

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Adult Jewish Learning | Module 8

COVID Conversations: The Next Steps

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PJ Pop-In: In Person!

YAD Jewish & Newish Spring Happy Hour

Adults 60+ Virtual Shabbat Featuring Rabbi Gail Swedroe

15

Shavuot 2021

CAA: Tikkun Leil Shavuot 5781

TBS: Recipes and Reminiscing: Shavuot and Blintzes

Shavuot 2021

Shavuot 2021

Shalom Austin + LifeWorks A Place to Call Home Challenge

Austin Jewish Business Network | Mindful Living in Stressful Times

Adult Jewish Learning | Module 8

Shalom Austin + LifeWorks A Place to Call Home Challenge

Connect & Restore

Shalom Austin + LifeWorks A Place to Call Home Challenge

Shalom Austin + LifeWorks A Place to Call Home Challenge

Shalom Austin + LifeWorks A Place to Call Home Challenge

Adult Jewish Learning | Module 8

Parent Pop-In

YAD Torah on Tap

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Perspectives on Israel’s Political Landscape

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Memorial Day 2021

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JFS: Aging During the Pandemic Counseling Group

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Shalom Austin 2021 Annual Meeting

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OUR FUTURE

We’re expanding! Our $25 million Generations capital campaign will allow us to meet the needs of our growing community.

Dell Jewish Community Center

The Vision

Our new Dell Jewish Community Center will include a new aquatics center, a new 2-story fitness center with city views, additional fitness studios, tennis courts, a cafe, a Jewish education center, a physical therapy center, and more!

How You Can Help

Please consider giving to the Generations Campaign that will be used to further enhance the project plans and cover increased constructions costs.

Clifford Zeifman Family Early Childhood Center

How You Can Help

Please consider giving to the Generations Campaign that will be used to further enhance the project plans and cover increased constructions costs.

I am ecstatically happy to be back and so impressed with the steps that everyone took to keep people safe as well as the organization of equipment and procedures. I know a lot of thought went into it and I can’t brag on you guys enough!!

I am ecstatically happy to be back and so impressed with the steps that everyone took to keep people safe as well as the organization of equipment and procedures. I know a lot of thought went into it and I can’t brag on you guys enough!!

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The Jewish Community Blog includes The Jewish Outlook articles, press releases, CEO messages and other community news.

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Jewish Austin: A Guide to Jewish Living in Central Texas is a glossy magazine that serves as a comprehensive guide to the local Jewish community in Austin and Central Texas, for current residents, newcomers and those considering a move to the area.