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September 2022

Rosh Hashanah: JUFJ Closed

September 26 - September 27
People picking apples, keeping bees, watering flowers, running a farmstand, and eating apples and honey.

JUFJ honors the rhythms of the Jewish calendar and we incorporate into our work Jewish values of reflection, celebration, and taking time away from work for rest and renewal. To honor those values, JUFJ is closed for Rosh Hashanah.

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October 2022

Yom Kippur: JUFJ Closed

October 5
People picking apples, keeping bees, watering flowers, running a farmstand, and eating apples and honey.

JUFJ honors the rhythms of the Jewish calendar and we incorporate into our work Jewish values of reflection, celebration, and taking time away from work for rest and renewal. To honor those values, JUFJ is closed for Yom Kippur.

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Sukkot: JUFJ Closed

October 10 - October 11
People picking apples, keeping bees, watering flowers, running a farmstand, and eating apples and honey.

JUFJ honors the rhythms of the Jewish calendar and we incorporate into our work Jewish values of reflection, celebration, and taking time away from work for rest and renewal. To honor those values, JUFJ is closed for the first two days of Sukkot.

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Green New Deal for Housing

October 13 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
DC
"Social Housing Sukkot Kickoff: Let's pass a Green New Deal for Housing in DC" with a ring of lemons around the text

This Sukkot, we're imagining a DC where everyone has access to housing and where we keep our planet safe and beautiful for everyone who lives on it — and we're fighting for that future! Join JUFJ, Sunrise DC, and Councilmember Janeese Lewis George (in a sukkah!) to learn more about the Green New Deal for Housing bill, and how you can help build a more sustainable, affordable DC.

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Maryland Community Kickoff: Schmooze in the Sukkah

October 16 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Maryland State
Columbia Jewish Congregation, 5885 Robert Oliver Pl
Columbia, MD 21045 United States
Maryland Community Kickoff: Schmooze in the Sukkah Columbia Jewish Congregation

Join JUFJers from across Maryland to schmooze, celebrate Sukkot, and build community, with music and singing led by Cantor Rosalie Will. Whether you're just joining JUFJ's statewide work, or you've been involved for years, everyone is welcome! This event will be held in person at Columbia Jewish Congregation (5885 Robert Oliver Place, Columbia).

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Schmooze in the Sukkah DC

October 16 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
DC
A sukkah with autumn leaves above it and text: Schmooze in the Sukkah

Join JUFJers from across DC to schmooze, celebrate Sukkot, and build community. Whether you've never been to a JUFJ event, you're just joining our work, or you've been involved for years, everyone is welcome! This event will be held in person in a sukkah near you.

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Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah: JUFJ Closed

October 17 - October 18
People picking apples, keeping bees, watering flowers, running a farmstand, and eating apples and honey.

JUFJ honors the rhythms of the Jewish calendar and we incorporate into our work Jewish values of reflection, celebration, and taking time away from work for rest and renewal. To honor those values, JUFJ is closed for Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah.

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November 2022

Maryland Organizing Kickoff: Agenda for Action

November 2 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Maryland State
Wed, Nov 2, 7:30-9:30 PM, Zoom - Maryland Organizing Kickoff: Agenda for Faction - register: JUFJ.ORG/KICKOFF

Join us as we kick off our work in this new Maryland legislative session! At this event, you'll learn about the issue areas that JUFJ organizes around, our legislative priorities for the year, and ways to take action.

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The 2022/5783 Heschel Vision Awards

November 20 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
DC
Baltimore
Montgomery County
Maryland State
2022 Heschel Vision Awards: November 20, 2022 / 27 Cheshvan 5783, 7 PM

JUFJ’s Heschel Vision Awards celebrate members of our community who take action with deep moral commitment and who inspire and empower others. It’s a chance for all of us to be reminded of our values and to be together in community. Join us on Zoom at the 2022 Heschel Vision Awards.

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