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Dec

2 2017

AZJHS Heritage Award Gala

6:30PM - 9:30PM  

Cutler-Plotkin Jewish Heritage Center
122 E. Culver Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004

AZJHS Heritage Award Gala Honoring Susan and Mark Sendrow, and Nancy and Stu Siefer.
 

Dec

2 2017

JCC Annual Fundraising Gala

6:30PM - 11:00PM  

Valley of the Sun JCC
12701 N. Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, 85254

Annual fundraising event at the JCC - Honoring Jen & Steven Schwarz

Dec

3 2017

Project Jewish Love: Volunteer Day

10:00AM - 11:30AM  



AZ

Details coming soon In the meantime, please email your questions to admin@projectjewishlove.com

Dec

3 2017

Jewish Women in the Arts is coming back to Hadassah. Three to four artists will tell their story and share their art …

Dec

4 2017

JFit Bootcamp

9:15AM - 10:15AM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get ready to challenge yourself in this high-energy group training that mixes traditional calisthenics and body-weigh…

Dec

4 2017

Crystal Bridge Game at the JCC

12:30PM - 4:00PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Our morning games are followed by regular sanctioned ACBL duplicate games limited to 0-750 master points. Drop-in: $1…

Dec

4 2017

Teen-Tween Bootcamp at The JCC

3:30PM - 4:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get your t(w)een off the couch to get in shape and have fun! This series is designed for children age 10 and up and i…

Dec

4 2017

Teen-Tween Bootcamp at The JCC

4:30PM - 5:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get your t(w)een off the couch to get in shape and have fun! This series is designed for children age 10 and up and i…

Dec

4 2017

VBM Event

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Or Tzion
16415 N. 90th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85260

Learning with Valley Beit Midrash

Dec

5 2017

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Dec

6 2017

Parkinson's Hydrorider Aqua Cycling at the JCC

12:00PM - 12:45PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Jump in our heated pool and cycle your way to safe and effective fitness. This non-impact, 45-minute class improves e…

Dec

5 2017

JCC Let's Knit: Sit & Knit

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Share the pleasure of knitting, crocheting, etc. and help others with a project or pattern. Can't knit? We can teach …

Dec

5 2017

This event is by invitation only. For questions, please contact the AIPAC Phoenix office at (602) 277-3318.

Dec

5 2017

VBM Class

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Chai
4645 E. Marilyn Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85032

Class with Valley Beit Midrash
Part 1

Dec

6 2017

JFit Bootcamp

9:15AM - 10:15AM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get ready to challenge yourself in this high-energy group training that mixes traditional calisthenics and body-weigh…

Dec

6 2017

Gentleman Enjoying Leisure Group at the JCC

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Meet monthly for discussions and fun extracurricular activities.

Dec

6 2017

JCC Jewish Study Group

11:00AM - 12:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Nosh & Knowledge
Explore a variety of non-political Jewish topics, including people, history, current events, laws, c…

Dec

6 2017

It's Not Just Lunch at the JCC

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Back by popular demand. the It's Not Just Lunch program. Great food, speaker and new topics each month. Enjoy a full …

Dec

6 2017

Let's Talk at the JCC: Current Events

2:00PM - 3:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Bill Addler leads a stimulating discussion each month on the events of the week. Bring your ideas to share with the group.

Dec

6 2017

Teen-Tween Bootcamp at The JCC

3:30PM - 4:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get your t(w)een off the couch to get in shape and have fun! This series is designed for children age 10 and up and i…

Dec

6 2017

Teen-Tween Bootcamp at The JCC

4:30PM - 5:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get your t(w)een off the couch to get in shape and have fun! This series is designed for children age 10 and up and i…

Dec

6 2017

Jewish Alcoholics & Addicts JACS Support Group

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

This group provides hope, strength and support for Jewish alcoholics and addicts, as well as their families and frien…

Dec

7 2017

JFCS - Creative Aging Classes - Senior Chorus

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Chai
4645 E Marilyn Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85032

SENIOR CHORUS – NEW THIS YEAR! Note Oct. start date.
THURSDAYS – 10 - 11:30 am
Oct. 19, 26, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30, De…

Dec

7 2017

Jewish Family & Children’s Service - It's A Wrap

11:30AM - 1:30PM  

Ira Levine Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scotsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

We have the only Holiday Program in the Valley that supports families in need for BOTH Hanukkah and…

Dec

8 2017

Parkinson's Support Group at the JCC

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

A diagnosis of Parkinson's disease can evoke a wide range of emotions. A strong social support network can help. You …

Dec

8 2017

Details coming soon In the meantime, please email your questions to admin@projectjewishlove.com

Dec

9 2017

Details coming soon In the meantime, please email your questions to admin@projectjewishlove.com

Dec

10 2017

Jewish Federation Donor Appreciation Event

Dec

10 2017

JCC Holiday Vendor Fair

11:00AM - 2:00PM  

Valley of the Sun JCC
12701 N. Scottsdale Road, Suite 203
Scottsdale, AZ

JCC Holiday Vendor Fair

Dec

10 2017

Popsicles on the Playground at the J

11:00AM - 11:45AM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Join us for popsicles on the ECC playground. Friends and family welcome! Free for our ECC families and up to 8 friend…

Dec

10 2017

PJ Library How Do Dinosuars Say Happy Chanukah

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Phoenix Zoo
455 N Galvin Parkway
Phoenix, AZ 85008

Join PJ Library for an afternoon of Chanukah and Dinosaur crafts, stories and activities.

Dec

10 2017

25th Anniversary Gala Dinner for Chabad of Scottsdale

5:30PM - 10:00PM  

The Clayton House
3719 N. 75th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Please join us for a Gala event in celebration of 25 years of services to the Jewish Community.

Dec

11 2017

JFit Bootcamp

9:15AM - 10:15AM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get ready to challenge yourself in this high-energy group training that mixes traditional calisthenics and body-weigh…

Dec

11 2017

Crystal Bridge Game at the JCC

12:30PM - 4:00PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Our morning games are followed by regular sanctioned ACBL duplicate games limited to 0-750 master points. Drop-in: $1…

Dec

11 2017

Teen-Tween Bootcamp at The JCC

3:30PM - 4:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get your t(w)een off the couch to get in shape and have fun! This series is designed for children age 10 and up and i…

Dec

11 2017

Teen-Tween Bootcamp at The JCC

4:30PM - 5:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get your t(w)een off the couch to get in shape and have fun! This series is designed for children age 10 and up and i…

Dec

11 2017

Private Event.

Dec

11 2017

VBM Community Panel

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

TBA

Valley Beit Midrash community panel

Dec

12 2017

JCC Let's Knit: Sit & Knit

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Share the pleasure of knitting, crocheting, etc. and help others with a project or pattern. Can't knit? We can teach …

Dec

12 2017

Free Documentary Film Screening: Surviving Skokie

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Cutler-Plotkin Jewish Heritage Center
122 E. Culver Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004

They survived the horrors of the Holocaust and came to America to put the past behind. For decades they kept their…

Dec

12 2017

VBM Class

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Chai
4645 E Marilyn Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85032

Class with Valley Beit Midrash
Part 2

Dec

13 2017

JFit Bootcamp

9:15AM - 10:15AM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get ready to challenge yourself in this high-energy group training that mixes traditional calisthenics and body-weigh…

Dec

13 2017

JCC Jewish Study Group

11:00AM - 12:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Nosh & Knowledge
Explore a variety of non-political Jewish topics, including people, history, current events, laws, c…

Dec

13 2017

Teen-Tween Bootcamp at The JCC

3:30PM - 4:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get your t(w)een off the couch to get in shape and have fun! This series is designed for children age 10 and up and i…

Dec

13 2017

Teen-Tween Bootcamp at The JCC

4:30PM - 5:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get your t(w)een off the couch to get in shape and have fun! This series is designed for children age 10 and up and i…

Dec

13 2017

Business & Professionals Groups Chanukah Party-Dreidels & Drinks

5:30PM - 7:30PM  

Goodmans Interior Structures
1400 E. Indian School Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85014

All professionals are welcome to celebrate Chanukah with the Jewish Federation's Business & Professionals Groups. $18…

Dec

13 2017

The Klezmatics – Woody Guthrie’s Happy Joyous Hanukkah

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Musical Instrument Museum Theatre
4725 E Mayo Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85050

The Klezmatics will be in town to perform the Hanukkah songs written by famous folk musician Woody Guthrie.

Dec

14 2017

Thanks-a-Latke Membership Appreciation Morning

7:00AM - 10:00AM  

Valley of the Sun JCC
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale , AZ 85254

Enjoy latkes and coffee and celebrate the first day of Hanukkah. More information to soon follow. Contact Megan M at …

Dec

14 2017

JFCS - Creative Aging Classes - Senior Chorus

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Chai
4645 E Marilyn Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85032

SENIOR CHORUS – NEW THIS YEAR! Note Oct. start date.
THURSDAYS – 10 - 11:30 am
Oct. 19, 26, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30, De…

Dec

14 2017

VBM Event

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Kol Ami
15030 N 64th St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Learning with Valley Beit Midrash

Dec

16 2017

SCOTTSDALE POST 210 of the JEWISH WAR WAR VETERANS

10:00AM  

Arizona State Veterans Home
4141 N. S. Herrera Way
Phoenix, AZ 85012

The Jewish War Veterans invites any qualified Veteran of the Armed Forces of the United States of America to become…

Dec

16 2017

Simchat Shabbat

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

Congregation Beth Israel
10460 N 56th St
Scotsdale, AZ 85253

Join Gesher Disability Resources (formerly Council For Jews With Special Needs) for our monthly Simchat Shabbat servi…

Dec

18 2017

JFit Bootcamp

9:15AM - 10:15AM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get ready to challenge yourself in this high-energy group training that mixes traditional calisthenics and body-weigh…

Dec

18 2017

Let's Retire$ at the JCC

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Join David Cohn, retired business owner and investment banker, as he shares his wealth of knowledge for finding your …

Dec

18 2017

Brandeis National Committee-Arizona Authors Speaker Series

12:30PM - 2:00PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Arizona's authors contribute much to the literary world. Each month, meet an author who is either from Arizona, resid…

Dec

18 2017

Crystal Bridge Game at the JCC

12:30PM - 4:00PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Our morning games are followed by regular sanctioned ACBL duplicate games limited to 0-750 master points. Drop-in: $1…

Dec

18 2017

Teen-Tween Bootcamp at The JCC

3:30PM - 4:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get your t(w)een off the couch to get in shape and have fun! This series is designed for children age 10 and up and i…

Dec

18 2017

Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Phoenix - Board Meeting

4:00PM - 6:00PM  

Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Phoenix
12701 N. Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Phoenix - Board Meeting

Dec

18 2017

Teen-Tween Bootcamp at The JCC

4:30PM - 5:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get your t(w)een off the couch to get in shape and have fun! This series is designed for children age 10 and up and i…

Dec

19 2017

JCC Let's Knit: Sit & Knit

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Share the pleasure of knitting, crocheting, etc. and help others with a project or pattern. Can't knit? We can teach …

Dec

19 2017

Star Wars Episode VIII Special Screening - Congregation Or Tzion

6:30PM - 10:00PM  

Harkins North Valley 16
3420 E Bell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85032

Congregation Or Tzion is going to a galaxy far far away... for a special private screening of Star Wars Episode VIII …

Dec

20 2017

JFit Bootcamp

9:15AM - 10:15AM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get ready to challenge yourself in this high-energy group training that mixes traditional calisthenics and body-weigh…

Dec

20 2017

JCC Jewish Study Group

11:00AM - 12:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Nosh & Knowledge
Explore a variety of non-political Jewish topics, including people, history, current events, laws, c…

Dec

20 2017

Teen-Tween Bootcamp at The JCC

3:30PM - 4:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get your t(w)een off the couch to get in shape and have fun! This series is designed for children age 10 and up and i…

Dec

20 2017

Teen-Tween Bootcamp at The JCC

4:30PM - 5:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Get your t(w)een off the couch to get in shape and have fun! This series is designed for children age 10 and up and i…

Dec

20 2017

Anti-Defamation League's "Legislative Advocacy 101"

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Law Firm of Engelman Berger, P.C.
3636 N. Central Ave., Suite No. 700
Phoenix, AZ 85012

The ADL Arizona Region invites you to "Legislative Advocacy 101" for an evening with Jackie Sandoval, Communications …

Dec

20 2017

Jewish Alcoholics & Addicts JACS Support Group

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

This group provides hope, strength and support for Jewish alcoholics and addicts, as well as their families and frien…

Dec

21 2017

JFCS - Creative Aging Classes - Senior Chorus

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Chai
4645 E Marilyn Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85032

SENIOR CHORUS – NEW THIS YEAR! Note Oct. start date.
THURSDAYS – 10 - 11:30 am
Oct. 19, 26, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30, De…

Dec

24 2017

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Dec

25 2017

MAZELPALOOZA

9:00PM - 2:00AM  

Maya Day and Night Club
7333 E. Indian Plaza
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Looking for something to do on Christmas eve? Mazelpalooza brings together hundreds of Jewish young adults in one pla…

Dec

25 2017

Crystal Bridge Game at the JCC

12:30PM - 4:00PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Our morning games are followed by regular sanctioned ACBL duplicate games limited to 0-750 master points. Drop-in: $1…

Dec

26 2017

JCC Let's Knit: Sit & Knit

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Share the pleasure of knitting, crocheting, etc. and help others with a project or pattern. Can't knit? We can teach …

Dec

27 2017

JCC Jewish Study Group

11:00AM - 12:30PM  

Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
12701 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Nosh & Knowledge
Explore a variety of non-political Jewish topics, including people, history, current events, laws, c…

Dec

28 2017

JFCS - Creative Aging Classes - Senior Chorus

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Chai
4645 E Marilyn Rd.
Phoenix, AZ

SENIOR CHORUS – NEW THIS YEAR! Note Oct. start date.
THURSDAYS – 10 - 11:30 am
Oct. 19, 26, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30, De…