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They call me "NewsHound IV," because I'm a clever Finnegan, sniffing out stories all over the Boulder area. I love Jewish holidays because the food is GREAT, especially the brisket. Well all the food. I was a rescue pup and glad to be on the scent!

WISDOM OF THE HEART: From Age-ing to Sage-ing®

At the heart of the Sage-ing® work is this deep immersion into all that Reb Zalman gifted us. This class offers contemplative tools for gathering, empowering, and giving expression to the wisdom of our own ripening lives. Rabbi Ori Har Rosemary Lohndorf Six Tuesdays, at 2:00 – 4:00 pm, Mountain …

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The Iran Nuclear Deal in a Rapidly-Changing Middle East

I want to invite you to an excellent discussion on the JCPOA (the Iran Nuclear Deal) that Trump has tried to destroy and likely will be President-Elect Biden’s first major foreign policy initiative.

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Jews of Color Initiative Aims to Have 1,000 Jews of Color Complete Survey for Unprecedented Research

The Jews of Color Initiative aims to have 1,000 Jews of Color (JoC) complete a survey at JoCsurvey.org, part of the first-ever study to understand the lived experiences and perspectives of Jews of Color in the United States.

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Denver Native Wins Jerusalem College of Technology Men’s Hackathon with Predictive Hebrew Learning Tool

Jonah Lawrence, originally from Denver, was part of a team that took first place in the 5th annual Jerusalem College of Technology Great Minds Hackathon.

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Virtual Jewish Film Festivals: January is San Luis Obispo

The 2021 San Luis Obispo Jewish Film Festival is going virtual this year. Diversity and Harmony is the theme with a selection of short, narrative, and documentary films that showcase varied expressions of the Jewish experience from around the world.

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The Enduring Value of Our Chanukah Lights

During Chanukah, we often talk about the value of spreading light, both literally, with our chanukiyot, and metaphorically, with our actions. Yet we rarely explore the actual economics of that value.

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JFS Boulder Distributes Chanukah Bags to Older Adult Communities

Due to social distancing and other safety practices, JFS Boulder was not able to host traditional Chanukah celebrations in older adult communities this year like we have in the past. However, we have found creative solutions to bring the holidays to the community!

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Rye Society Offers Chanukah Bundles/Catering

Rye Society is offering "Chanukah Bundles" as well as catering for pick up between December 10th and 17th in Boulder (and Denver). Orders must be placed at least two days ahead of time, but you can make your plans today.

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Encounter These Jewish-Palestinian Conversations

Join Encounter as we host conversations with Palestinian civil society leaders over the next few weeks, alongside six fellow Jewish leaders from North America and Israel who will also host conversations in this series.

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