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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14
“From Our Genesis Through Our Exodus & Beyond . . . Where Are We Wandering Now?”
 12 – 1:30 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Norman Mendel. BYOL. Info. – Deb Sokoler,
dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org.

Kristallnacht Interfaith Commemoration, 7 p.m. Page Hall, University at Albany downtown campus,135 Western Ave., Albany. Free. Above The Drowning Sea” will be screened. Info.– 518-783-7800, ext. 235.

The Rabbis’ Rules of Order: Jewish Ground Rules, 7:30 -9 p.m. Temple Israel, 600 New Scotland Ave., Albany. A Jewish guide to effective meetings? Info.–518- 438-7858.

Chapter One Book Club, 6:45 – 8 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Nine Folds Make a Paper Swan, by Ruth Gillian.  Res., Nancy Lozman at nlozman1@aol.com.

“How I Met the Love of My Life,” 7 p.m. Beth Israel Synagogue, 2195 Eastern Parkway, Schenectady. Sisterhood’s paid-up membership meeting, open to the community. Res., Info.–518-377-3700.

THURSDAY, NOV. 15
“A True Story of Rising Anti-Semitism in Europe,” 8- 9 a.m. Jewish Federation of Northeastern N.Y. 184 Washington Ave. Ext. Albany. $5. Breakfast presentation of Sarah Timm, formerly of France. Info.–518-783-7800.

BE Brotherhood Guided Beer Tasting, 6 – 8 p.m. Real McCoy Brewing Co, 20 Hallwood Rd., Delmar. $8 for Brotherhood/Sisterhood members; $10 for non-members. Res. online at bethemethalbany.org by 11/11. Info. – Mark Swyer, mdswyer@hotmail.com.

FRIDAY, NOV. 16
Shabbat Memoirs, Melodies, 6 p.m.  Clifton Park Chabad, 495 Moe Rd., Clifton Park, Monthly communal Friday night dinner. Info.–Leah Rubin, 518- 495-0779. 

“Foreign Policy in the Age of Trump,” with Stephen Berk, 7:30 p.m. following 5:30 p.m. Shabbat service and 6:30 p.m. dinner. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. $15 dinner; children, free. Reg. online by 11/13 at bethemethalbany.org. Info. – Deb Sokoler, dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org.

SATURDAY, NOV. 17
Daughters of Sarah Mystery Challenge, 7:30- 10:30 p.m. NYS Museum, 222 Madison Ave., Albany. Adm. Benefit dinner buffet, auction, and hunt. Info. –518-456-7831.

“Watermarks,” 7:30 p.m. B’nai Sholom, 420 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $5. Documentary tells story of champion women swimmers of the Vienna sports club Hakoah. 84-min. English, German and Hebrew with English subtitles. Info.–  518-482-5283 or office@bnaisholom.albany.ny.uscan.

SUNDAY, NOV. 18
Cantor Jack Mendelson In Concert, 3:30 p.m. Agudat Achim Synagogue, 2017 Union St., Schenectady. $25, $10, students. Info.–518-393-9211.

Kids’ Mega Challah Bake, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Albany JCC, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Free. Children ages 5-12 from across the region accompanied by an adult are invited to make challah. Res., Info.–www.CapitalKidsChallahBake.comChanie@BethlehemChabad.com, 518-439-3310.

Holiday Craft Fair, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Info. – 518-432-1392 or bethemethcraftfair@gmail.com.

My Mexican Shivah, 2 -3:30 p.m. Yiddish Book Center, 1021 West St., Amherst, Mass. $8. Mexico, 2007 directed by Alejandro Springall. Ilan Stavans  to discuss. Info.– 413-256-4900, yiddishbookcenter.org/events.

“Komediant,”  7 – 9 p.m. Temple Sinai, 509 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. $5. Saratoga Jewish Community Arts documentary, with panel discussion and reception. Lillian Lux narrates film on Yiddish theater. Res., Info.–518-584-8730, opt. 2.

“Tellabration!  2018: Sparks,” 3:30 p.m. GE Theatre at Proctors, 432 State St., Schenectady. Sandy Schuman of Albany to tell personal story. Adm., Info.– 518-346-6204, 518-383-4620.

TUESDAY, NOV. 20
Mah Jongg Tourney,
9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. $22. Games begin at 9:30. Reg., Info.– Jan Rubenstein, 518- 459-4118.

SUNDAY, NOV. 25
Turkey Bowl, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. WWAARC field, corner Krumkill and Blessing Rds., Bethlehem. Beth Emeth Brotherhood and Temple Israel Men’s Club Touch Football II Challenge. Info. – Mark Swyer at MDSwyer@hotmail.com.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 28 
AJCC Book Mavens, 3-4:30 p.m. AJCC, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Retired educator, Judy Arian-Eson, talks about Einstein and the Rabbi: Searching for the Soul. Sixty-Plus Dining is available following review. Res. required by 9:30 a.m. the day of the meal, Info.– 518-438-665, ext. 112, claires@albanyjcc.org.

“From Our Genesis Through Our Exodus & Beyond . . . Where Are We Wandering Now?” 12 – 1:30 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Norman Mendel. BYOL. Info. – Deb Sokoler, dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org.

SATURDAY, DEC. 1
The Klezmatics —“Woody Guthrie’s Happy Joyous Hanukkah” Concert, 7:30 p.m. The Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, 30 2nd St., Troy, $34, $29. Info.–  518-273-0038.

Schenectady JCC Community Service Awards Gala, 7 – 11 p.m. Schenectady JCC, 2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady. Adm., Info,– (518) 377-8803.

SUNDAY, DEC. 2
“The Prince And The Dybbuk, ” 2 -3:30 p.m. Yiddish Book Center, 1021 West St., Amherst, Mass. $8. Poland, Germany, 2017 directed by Elwira Niewiera and Piotr Rosolowski. Info.– 413-256-4900, yiddishbookcenter.org/events.

Mad Science Chanukah, 4 p.m. Boscov’s Clifton Park. Sponsored by Clifton Park Chabad. Family Chanukah activities and refreshments. Info.–518-495-0772.

MONDAY, DEC. 3
AJCC Chanukah Concert, Dinner, 4-6 p.m. AJCC, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $13. Res., Info.– 518-438-6651, ext. 112, claires@albanyjcc.org.

SUNDAY, DEC. 9
Ohav Shalom Shomrei Habayit, 12  p.m. Ohav Shalom Synagogue, 113 New Krumkill Rd., Albany. $72. Luncheon honors Dr. Ed and Laura Jacobs and Dan and Terry Tyson. Info.–518-489-4706, ext. 10.

MONDAY, DEC. 10
Maimonides Afterglow Dinner, Auction, p.m. Maimonides Hebrew Day School, 404 Partridge St., Albany. $7 pp. $25, family. Info.–518-453-9363.

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 12
“From Our Genesis Through Our Exodus & Beyond . . . Where Are We Wandering Now?”
 12 – 1:30 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Norman Mendel. BYOL. Info. – Deb Sokoler,
dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org.

FRIDAY, DEC. 13
Om Shalom Yoga Weekend, 7 p.m. Beth Emeth,100 Academy Rd., Albany. Free. Zack Lodmer to lead Vinyasa Yoga Shabbat. Live music. Chanting. Challah.  Reg.,Info.–KB Goodkin at kbgoodkin@jewishfedny.org or 518-783-7800, ext. 222.(See 11/14, 15)

SATURDAY, DEC. 14
Om Shalom Yoga Weekend, 6:30 p.m. Jai Yoga, 5 Vista Blvd., Slingerlands. $10 pre-registration, $20 at the door. Hot yoga and havdalah led by Zack Lodmer.  Reg., Info.–KB Goodkin at kbgoodkin@jewishfedny.org or 518-783-7800, ext. 222. (See 11/13, 15)

SUNDAY, DEC. 15
Om Shalom Yoga Weekend, 10 am Albany Jewish Community Center, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Zack Lodmer to lead yoga for adults  and Jory Sussman to lead yoga workshops for kids under 13. Reg., Info.–KB Goodkin at kbgoodkin@jewishfedny.org or 518-783-7800, ext. 222. (See 11/13, 14)

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 19
“From Our Genesis Through Our Exodus & Beyond . . . Where Are We Wandering Now?”
 12 – 1:30 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Norman Mendel. BYOL. Info. – Deb Sokoler,
dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org.

TUESDAY, DEC. 18
Mah Jongg Tourney,
9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. $22. Games begin at 9:30. Reg., Info.– Jan Rubenstein, 518- 459-4118.

TUESDAY, JAN. 15
Mah Jongg Tourney,
9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. $22. Games begin at 9:30. Reg., Info.– Jan Rubenstein, 518- 459-4118.

ONGOING EVENTS

Stories Of Jewish Immigrants Course. Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. Nov. 7- 28 10:30   B’nai Sholom, 420 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $30. Taught by Prof. Martha Rozett. 518-482-5283.

Classic Theater Guild “Beau Jest” 11/ 4. No Fridays. Beth Israel 2195 Eastern Parkway, Schenectady. $20. Info.– www.ClassicTheaterGuild.com.

Interacting With Abraham Course, Wednesdays 7-8 p.m. 11/7, 14 and 12/5 and 19. Free. Taught by Brian Haak. Temple Gates Of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady.

Mah Jongg Lessons, 9:45 – 11:45 a.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. 11/4,18. Res. to Meryl Schwalb, meryl@merylandjon.com.

“Poland What Will We Do With You: Poland and Its Jews,” Wednesdays, 7:30  – 9 p.m. Agudat Achim Synagogue, 2117 Union St., Schenectady. $12 per session. Dr. Stephen Berk’s history/analysis class. 518-393-9211.

Pirkei Avot Class Women’s Table, Wednesdays thru 12/26/18. 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.  Jewish Federation of NENY, 184 Washington Avenue Ext. Albany. $18. Rabbi Deb Gordon to teach. Info.– 518-783-7800.

Sunday Morning Yoga, 10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Reg. bethemethalbany.org. $12/session. 10/14-4. Info. – Jami Eisenberg jamiandpete@gmail.com.

Adult Israeli Dance, 7:30-10 p.m. Wednesdays. 9/5-6/20. Adm. Ohav Shalom Synagogue, 113 New Krumkill Rd., Albany. shelley.justa@gmail.com.

Babies Morning Out, Mondays 9:15 -11:30, Sundays 9:30-noon. Temple Gates of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady. 518-374-8173.

Kabbalah for Beginners, Mondays. 7 p.m. Bethlehem Chabad 393 Delaware Ave., Albany Info.–Rabbi Nachman Simon, 518-439-8280.

Talmud for Beginners, Wednesdays. 7 p.m. Bethlehem Chabad 393 Delaware Ave., Albany. Info.–Rabbi Nachman Simon, 518-439-8280.

Ne’imah Jewish Chorus Rehearsals, Sundays, 7:30-9 p.m. B’nai Sholom, 420 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Info.– http://www.neimah.org/, or 518-458-2517.

PJ Library Havdalah Play Group, Mondays 9:15 a.m. Gates of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady. Free. 518-374-8173 or Amy Drucker, 518-783-7800.

Knit and Nosh Club, Mondays 7 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Deb Sokoler, dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org, or 436-9761, ext. 230.

Chane’s Yiddish Vinkl with Noami Halpern: Wednesdays, 10 a.m.– 12 p.m.  at the Woodstock Jewish Congregation, 1682 Glasco Turnpike, Woodstock. Free. Info.– (845) 679-2218.

“Chug Ivrit” Modern Hebrew Conversation Group: Thursdays, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Woodstock Jewish Congregation, 1682 Glasco Turnpike, Woodstock. Free. Info.– (845) 679-2218.

Contemplative Meditation with Gail Albert: Thursdays, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. at the Woodstock Jewish Congregation, 1682 Glasco Turnpike, Woodstock. Free. Info.– (845) 679-2218.

“The Jewish View” Television Program, Co-hosts: Rabbi Nachman Simon, Chabad House of Delmar, Marc Gronich, Statewide News Service, jbiztechvalley, shown in Albany on Channel 18 (for digital cable subscribers) Channel 116.3 (for standard & basic cable subscribers) Monday, 9:30 p.m., Tuesday, 6 p.m. Thursday, 6 p.m., Bethlehem Community Television Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. Verizon Foist Channel 28 TimeWarner Channels 17 and 116-118. Schenectady cable access, Open Stage Media: Sunday, 9 p.m., Tuesday, 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, 9 p.m. Thursday, 11:30 a.m., Friday, 11:30 a.m. Info.–delmarchabadsimon@gmail.com.

Torah/Haftorah Cantillation Class, Mondays, 8-9 p.m. Cantor Rogerio Marx teaches/sings biblical chanting. Temple Israel, 600 New Scotland Ave., Albany. 518-438-7858.

Hebrew Classes: Shaaray Tefila, 68 Bay St., Glens Falls. Intermediate, Wednesdays 7 p.m. Introductory, Wednesdays 8 p.m. 518-926-6620.

Hebrew Literature Class weekly after Saturday morning Kiddush. Shaaray Tefila, 68 Bay St., Glens Falls.

Baby Loves Shabbat, Tuesdays, 10 a.m.  Classes for mothers, children (ages 1-4). At Clifton Park Chabad, 495 Moe Rd., Clifton Park. 518-495-0779 or info@cliftonparkchabad.com.

Women’s Torah Tea, Wednesdays, 12:30 p.m. Clifton Park Chabad, 495 Moe Rd., Clifton Park. 518-495-0779 or info@cliftonparkchabad.com.

Torah Studies, Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. At B’nai Sholom, 420 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Info.– 518-482-5283.

Torah Studies, Tuesdays, 7 p.m. By Clifton Pk. Chabad’s Rabbi Yossi Rubin. At Clifton Pk. Library, 475 Moe Rd. 518-495-0772; www.cliftonparkchabad.com.

Torah Studies with Rabbi Zalman Simon, Thursdays, 7:30 p.m., Bethlehem Chabad, 393 Delaware Ave., Delmar.

Intro. to Judaism Classes, Sundays, 9-10 a.m. Rabbi Chanan Markowitz. At Beth Shalom, 688 Clifton Pk. Ctr. Rd., Clifton Pk. 518-371-0608.

Mah Jongg Mondays, 12-4 p.m. At Temple Israel Catskill, 220 Spring St. Info.– 518-945-1635.

Yiddish Forum 10:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays. AJCC, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $2.25. Info.– 518-438-6651, ext. 11.