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Oct 11, 2022 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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Do you feel distracted? Hurried? Preoccupied? This personal development workshop will teach mindfulness techniques that can help participants to be more present and aware in daily life. Mindfulness has the power to improve relationships, increase self-control, boost productivity and can lessen depression and anxiety. Join Shalom Austin Jewish Family Service’s professionally-facilitated workshop to develop mindfulness […]

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Oct 23, 2022 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Down Home Ranch, 20250 FM 619
Elgin, 78621 United States
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Down Home Ranch is a working farm and ranch, located on 410 acres in Elgin, Texas that offers social, educational, residential, and vocational opportunities to those with intellectual and developmental differences. These individuals work, attend, and/or reside at the ranch and are known as the Ranchers. Daily operations and events rely heavily on the support […]

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Oct 26, 2022 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Shalom Austin, 7300 Hart Lane
Austin, TX 78731 United States
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Join Jewish Austin Men for delicious dinners, TED-style talks and lively discussions with thought leaders from Austin and beyond. Jewish Austin Men (JAMen) is dedicated to improving the lives of Jewish men of all ages and backgrounds as fathers, husbands, brothers, sons, friends, Americans and Jews through thought-provoking speakers and small group discussions. JAMen is […]

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Nov 07, 2022 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
JW Marriott Austin, 110 E 2nd Street
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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*Attendees will be asked to contribute a minimum of $180 to the Shalom Austin Annual Campaign. For more information about Mosaic or Women’s Philanthropy, contact Women’s Philanthropy & Missions Director, Arielle Levy, at arielle.levy@shalomaustin.org.

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Nov 08, 2022 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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Do you feel distracted? Hurried? Preoccupied? This personal development workshop will teach mindfulness techniques that can help participants to be more present and aware in daily life. Mindfulness has the power to improve relationships, increase self-control, boost productivity and can lessen depression and anxiety. Join Shalom Austin Jewish Family Service’s professionally-facilitated workshop to develop mindfulness […]

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Nov 30, 2022 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Shalom Austin, 7300 Hart Lane
Austin, TX 78731 United States
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Join Jewish Austin Men for delicious dinners, TED-style talks and lively discussions with thought leaders from Austin and beyond. Jewish Austin Men (JAMen) is dedicated to improving the lives of Jewish men of all ages and backgrounds as fathers, husbands, brothers, sons, friends, Americans and Jews through thought-provoking speakers and small group discussions. JAMen is […]

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UT Talk: “Genealogies, Memory, and Writing: An Homage to Margo Glantz / Genealogías, memoria y escritura: homenaje a Margo Glantz”

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UT Talk: Narrating the Past: Reconceptualizing the Collective Memory of the Arabs in Israel

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Yom Kippur

UT Talk: “Metaphor or Symbol? Temple Imagery and Community Identity in the Serekh ha-Yahad (1QS)” by Dr. Kamilla Skarström Hinojosa

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Sukkot

Sukkot

JFS: Mood & Mindfulness 

Sukkot

Sukkot

UT Talk: “The Jews in the Center and on the Periphery: What did the Imperial Authorities know about their Subjects?” by Dr. Artem Kharchenko

Sukkot

Sukkot

Sukkot

Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah

Hadassah: Jews and Brews – Beer Tasting

Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah

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Pickleball Tournament

YAD Goes To Down Home Ranch

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UT Talk: “Wealth and the Origins of Charity in Judaism” by Dr. Gregg E. Gardner

ADL Austin 2022 Golden Door Awards Dinner

JAMen – Chris Beard

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UT Talk: “Heroines: Sexual Violence in Hebrew Literature and Israeli Culture” by Dr. Ilana Szobel

Meet The Macher

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AJFF: 20th Annual Austin Jewish Film Festival

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AJFF: 20th Annual Austin Jewish Film Festival

AJFF: 20th Annual Austin Jewish Film Festival

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As we start thinking about summer, JCamps is our first choice! It is the only place that our family knows and trusts completely and where we feel most comfortable and safe during this uncertain time. And of course, our kids always have a blast!
Jennifer Melrose | Mom of 3

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