Chany Scheiner

Co - Director of Boulder Center for Judaism. Any successful organization needs a heart and that is what Chany provides, along with organization, marketing, innovative programming, and countless Shabbat dinners. Some of her accomplishments are large and public like the annual menorah lighting on Pearl Street and the matzo and shofar factories, while others are quiet and private like the time she spends counseling individuals and sharing the wisdom that comes from study.

4 Chanukah Questions with Governor Jared Polis

In anticipation of his attendance at the Boulder Center for Judaism’s annual Pearl Street Mall Menorah Lighting, Governor Polis granted an exclusive Chanukah interview to boulderjewishnews.com and chabad.org.

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New Monthly Program in Honor of the Year of Hakhel

In the Torah there was a special Mitzvah in the year following the Sabbatical year of all men, women and children and even babies to gather in the temple and to hear the King read from the Torah to them. This is that year.

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End the Holiday Season on a High Note!

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Don’t miss out on the fun - join us at Boulder Center for Judaism on Monday October 17th and bring your dancing shoes along for a night of Spirited dancing, and plenty of spirits as well!

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Shofar in the Park on Monday!

To accommodate those who would otherwise not participate in formal Rosh Hashanah synagogue services, Rabbi Scheiner of Boulder Center for Judaism is promoting a brief, open-to-all, Rosh Hashanah ceremony that includes the primary observances of the holiday. There will be a special activity for kids and a small holiday gift takeaway.

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A Riddle for You

Our sages teach the power of Rosh Hashanah: This is when G-d bestows the world, and each individual creature, with all of the divine blessings for the upcoming year. He opens new channels to allow our unique gifts to enter our lives.

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Challah Make and Take This Sunday!

Join Chany Scheiner this Sunday, for a Challah baking class, make and take, where you will get to make your own Challah and learn how to braid it and the spiritual significance behind it.

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The Two Sides of Tisha B’av

Tisha B'Av

Tisha B'av is the darkest day on the Jewish calendar observed this year on Saturday night, August 6, and Sunday, August 7. Join us this Saturday night for the recital of Lamentations at Boulder Center for Judaism, Saturday evening Aug. 6.

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Pick Up Your ARK Sunday at the Boulder Jewish Festival

Due to the chaos going on in the world, we decided to distribute ARKs at the Festival. Arks are giving boxes. ARK stands for Acts of Random Kindness. Stop by the Boulder County Center for Judaism's booth at the Boulder Jewish Festival this Sunday!

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Eulogy for Henry Rasof

Henry was an active seeker whose Jewish identity was important to him. In fact, my husband, Rabbi Scheiner remembers Henry telling him that he got much more involved in his Jewish roots when he moved to Boulder.

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RSVP for Boulder’s Outdoor Lag BBQ

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Lag B’Omer is coming up in a week on Thursday, May 19. On Lag B’Omer communities across the world, gather to celebrate the life of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai, the father of KABBALAH.  Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai was a famous first-century Tannaic sage, and the author of the famed Zohar, the …

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