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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 13
“How Did We Get Here?  A Look At Where We Stand,”12 -1:30 p.m., Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Norman Mendel. Sessions through Dec. 20 on Reform Judaism. BYOL. Info. – Deb Sokoler, 518-436-9761, dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org.

Community Chanukiah Lighting, 5:30 p.m. Empire State Plaza, Madison Ave./State St., Albany.

Immigrant Stories: In Their Own Words,” 7 p.m. Caffe Lena, 47 Phila St., Saratoga Springs. Holiday presentations planned. Info.– 518-951-0702.

“The History Of Jews In Hollywood,” noon to 2 p.m. Gates of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady. Free or $5. “Senior Moments” lunch. Richard Feldman to make his presentation with video clips. Info.– 518-374-8173 or klaws@cgoh.org.

Chanukah Balloon Extravaganza, 5-7 p.m. Boscov’s, Clifton Park Center. Free. Clifton Park Chabad family Chanukah program. Balloon Drop, Mr. Twisty, Balloon Menorah. Info.– 518-495-0772 or info@cliftonparkchabad.com.

THURSDAY, DEC. 14
Center Square Minyan, Chanukah Party, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Shabbat programing and eating. Every other month PJ Library for children.  In partnership with Congregation Ohav Shalom, Albany. Info.– e-mail, centersquareminyan@gmail.com or call 518-565-0474.

Chanukah Bowl, 5 to 7:30 p.m. Saratoga Strike Zone, 32 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs. $10 p.p., $54 family max. Sponsored by Saratoga Chabad. To include supper, Chanukah activities. Res., Info.– 518-526-0773 or e-mailing, saratorah@gmail.comwww.saratogachabad.com.

Latkes And Lights, 5-8 p.m. East Greenbush Library, 10 Community Way, Capital Chabad program. Info.– 518-423-4103.

FRIDAY, DEC. 15
Chanukah Dinner, 5:45 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Services following dinner featuring congregation’s intergenerational choir. Dinner Res., Info.­–Andy Swartz, aswartz2@gmail.com or 518-322-1858.

Glens Falls Temple Beth El Chanukah Service, Dinner, 6 p.m. 3 Marion Ave., Glens Falls. $8 p.p. non-members, $10, Family Rate: $20. Bring menorahs and side dishes. Res. by 12/11, Info.– 518 -792-4364.

Bennington Beth El Chanukah Party, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., 107 Adams St, Bennington, Vt. Info.–802-442-9645.

Klezmer Shabbat Chanukah Service, 7 p.m. Beth Shalom Synagogue, 688 Clifton Park Center Rd., Clifton Park. Adirondack Klezmer Band. Info.– 518-371-0608.

 B’nai Sholom Shabbat Chanukah Potluck, Services, 6:30 p.m. B’nai Sholom, 420 Whitehall Rd., Albany.  Families to bring menorah. Potluck res., Info– Anne Hausgaard, 518-242-7661 or e-mail Carol Smith, csmith1161@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, DEC. 16
Chanukah Carnival, 7- 9 p.m. Beth Abraham-Jacob Synagogue, 380 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $5, $20 max per family. Havdalah, games, latkes. Info.– Jeanette Goldstein, GoldsteinJ@ncsy.org.

Chanukah Extravaganza, 6 p.m. Temple Israel, 600 New Scotland Ave., Albany. $20, members, $25, nonmembers, $12, children. Dinner, family activities. Hypnotist Marc Marshall. Res. by 12/11. Info.–tiadmin@tialbany.org or 518-438-7858.

SUNDAY, DEC. 17
Chanukah At The Chocolate Factory, 3:30 -5:30 p.m. Bethlehem Chabad, 393 Delaware Ave. Delmar. Celebration of Chanukah and Chocolate. Family activities. Res., Info.– www.Bethlehemchabad.com, 518-439-3310.

Chanukiah Lighting, 5 p.m. Wilton Mall, located off Interstate 87at exit 15. Info.­–518-526-0773 or e-mailing, saratorah@gmail.com www.saratogachabad.com.

Chanukah Funday, 1-4 p.m. Sussman Rm., Saratoga Public Library, 49 Henry St., Saratoga Springs. Info.­–518-526-0773 or e-mailing, saratorah@gmail.com www.saratogachabad.com.

A Great Latke Festival, 2-4 p.m. Beth Tephilah Synagogue, 82 River St., Troy. Free. Exotic latkes from around the world featuring nontraditional fillings. Chef competition. Family activities. Info.–Leible Morrison, 518-894-3490.

Gates of Heaven Chanukah Dinner, 5 p.m. Gates of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave, Schenectady. $10, adults, $6, kids ages 6-11, and $3 for under 5 years. Menorah lighting, dinner, Student Cantor Stefano Iacono and Gates Religious School students to perform. Res. by 12/13, Info.– 518-374-8173 or klaws@cgoh.org.

Grand Chanukah  Celebration, 4:30 – 6 p.m. Colonie Center Court, Albany. Free. Latkes, doughnuts, face painting, crafts, Grand Menorah Lighting. Res., Info.–
ChaiCenterColonie@gmail.com, 518-368-7886.

Beth Israel Chanukah Program 3- 5:30 p.m. Beth Israel Synagogue, 2195 Eastern Pkwy, Schenectady. $12, adults, $6, children. Music, treasure hunt with prizes and Grecian cuisine. Res. by 12/11. Info.– 518-377-3700.

MONDAY, DEC. 18
Clifton Park Jewish Women’s Circle, 6 p.m. Arts & Glass- Clifton Park Center. $22. Chanukah party for women. Creating glass pieces. Res., Info.– 518-495-0779, jwc@cliftonparkchabad.com.

Ohav Shalom Chanukah Dinner, 6 p.m. Ohav Shalom Synagogue, 113 New Krumkill Rd., Albany Speaker Rabbi Elliot Goldberg, a visiting scholar at the Mandel Center for Studies in Jewish Education at Brandeis University and a Jewish education consultant, to speak. Res. by 12/11, Info.–www.ohavshalom.com.

Congress Park Menorah Lighting, 6 p.m. E. Congress St., Saratoga Springs. Info.­–518-526-0773 or e-mailing, saratorah@gmail.com www.saratogachabad.com.

Eshkol Teen Band Concert, 7 p.m. Temple Sinai, 509 Broadway, Saratoga Springs.  Free. Green House Project to perform a medley of modern Hebrew, Chanukah, and other songs. Info.– www.jewishfedny.org or 518-783-7800. (See Dec. 19)

Kids’ Menorah Parade, 3:30 p.m. To the Capitol in Albany. Capital Chabad program. Info.– 518-423-4103.

TUESDAY, DEC. 19
Maimonides Raffle-Auction & Chanukah Dinner, 5 – 7 p.m. Maimonides School, 404 Partridge St., Albany. Annual auction, prize drawings, themed last night Chanukah dinner. Info.–www.maimonidesschool.org/auction.

Havurah Vatik Chanukah Celebration, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Shaara Tfille, 84 Weibel Ave., Saratoga Springs. Adirondack Klezmer Band in concert. For Saratoga area Jewish seniors— 55 plus. Catered lunch follows. Res. by 12/13– Temple Sinai Havurah Vatik, 518-584-8730, ext. 4.

Eshkol Teen Band Concert, 6 p.m. WMHT Recording Studios, 4 Global View,Troy. Free. Green House Project to perform a medley of modern Hebrew, Chanukah, and other songs. Info.– www.jewishfedny.org or 518-783-7800. (See Dec. 18)

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 20
“How did We Get Here? A Look at Where We Stand,” 12 -1:30 p.m., Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Norman Mendel. Concluding session on Reform Judaism. BYOL. Info. – Deb Sokoler, 518-436-9761, dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org.

“Can The Tribes of Israel Dwell Together?” 7:30 p.m. Agudat Achim Synagogue, 2117 Union St., Schenectady. Gershom Cohen Lecture at the Jewish Theological Seminary.  Info.–518-393-9211.

SATURDAY, DEC. 23
Camp Givah Pizza and Movie Night, Temple Israel 600 New Scotland Ave., Albany. Campers (grades 5-10) reunion. Info.– http://www.campgivah.org/pizza—movie-night.html.

MONDAY, DEC. 25
Chinese Dinner And Movie, 5 p.m. Gates of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady. $17, adults, $8, children. “Dunkirk” or “The Boss Baby” will be the movie choices. Res., by 12/18, Info.–518-496-2571.

SATURDAY, DEC. 30
“The Pickle Recipe,”
7:15 p.m. (film and discussion) Schenectady Jewish Film Festival, 2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady. $5, Center members, $10, others. English. United States, 2016, 97 minutes. Post-film discussion: Antonia Lauria, daughter of late owner of Gershons, a Union Street, Schenectady deli for 60 years. Info.– Judy Ben-Ami, 518-377-8803. (See 12/31)

SUNDAY, DEC. 31
“The Pickle Recipe,”
2 p.m. (film only) Schenectady Jewish Film Festival, 2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady. $5, Center members, $10, others. English. United States, 2016, 97 minutes. Info.– Judy Ben-Ami, 518-377-8803. (See 12/30)

SATURDAY, JAN. 6
Great Rivalries Of Jewish History,
How should Judaism Respond to modernity? The Reform vs.The Orthodox,” following 9 a.m. services. Beth Abraham-Jacob Synagogue, 380 Whitehall Rd., Albany. A lecture by Rabbi Roy Feldman. Info.–518-489-5819.

Jew Chew Review: Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean, noon. Temple Beth El, 411 Hoosick St., Troy. Potluck style Caribbean dishes with the pre-approval of Rabbi Robert Kasman. Info.­– rabbikasman@aol.com, 518-272-6113.

TUESDAY, JAN. 9
Trivia With Beth Emeth Tribe,
7-9 p.m. World of Beer, 1 Crossgates Mall, Albany.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 10
“Evolution Of Jewish Music” 12 -1:30 p.m., Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Lunch and Learn with Cantor  Jodi Schechtman. Info. – Deb Sokoler, 518-436-9761, dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org.

THURSDAY, JAN. 11
Genealogy Expo, 6-8:30 p.m. Gates of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady. Tips, tricks, experts. Ben Cutler to discuss researching, 7 p.m. Info .– 518-374-8173 or klaws@cgoh.org.

Beth Emeth Swing Dance Lesson, 7-9 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. $5, B.E. Sisterhood, Brotherhood members, $7, others. Res.by 1/9. Info.–Jane Sanders, jrs0991@gmail.com or 518-281-0991.

FRIDAY, JAN. 12
Center Square Minyan, Ashkenazic Night, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Shabbat programing and eating. Every other month PJ Library for children.  In partnership with Congregation Ohav Shalom, Albany. Info.– email, centersquareminyan@gmail.com or call 518-565-0474.

“The Impact of World War I on the Jews of the Capital District,” 8 p.m. service. B’nai Sholom, 420 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Presentation by Harvey Strum, professor of history and political science at the Sage Colleges. “Synagogue Scholars” series. Info.– office@bnaisholom.albany.ny.us, or 518-482-5283.

SATURDAY, JAN. 13
“Rosenwald,”
7:15 p.m. (film and discussion) Schenectady Jewish Film Festival, 2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady, co-sponsored with Hadassah Capital District. $5, Center members, $10, others. Festival series passes also available. English. United States, 2015, 100 minutes. Post-film discussion led by: Angelicia Morris, executive director, Schenectady County Human Rights Commission. Info.– Judy Ben-Ami, 518-377-8803. (See 1/14)

International Folk Dancing, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Delmar Presbyterian Church, 585 Delaware Ave., Delmar. Free. Donations Sought. To support Family Promise, a group that shelters families in need. Sponsored by B’nai Sholom, Albany, Delmar Presbyterian and Journey United Church of Christ, Glenmont.  Info.– office@bnaisholom.albany.ny.us or 518-482-5283.

SUNDAY, JAN. 14
“Rosenwald,”
2 p.m. (film only) Schenectady Jewish Film Festival, 2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady, co-sponsored with Hadassah Capital District. $5, Center members, $10, others. Festival series passes also available. English. United States, 2015, 100 minutes. Info.– Judy Ben-Ami, 518-377-8803. (See 1/13)

Golftrom Music Concert, 3- 5 p.m. National Museum of Dance, 99 S. Broadway Saratoga Springs. $10. Jewish music: old and new, devotional and secular. Reception. Res., Info.– 518-584-8730  or office@saratogasinai.org.

MONDAY, JAN. 15
“Joachim Prinz: I Shall Not Be Silent,” 7-9 p.m. Temple Sinai, 509 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. $10. Part of MLK weekend events. Documentary about activist rabbi here, and in Germany. Info.– 518-584-8730 opt. 2.

SATURDAY, JAN. 20
“Cloudy Sunday,” 7 p.m. Albany Jewish Community Center, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $5, members, $8, others. Greek with English subtitles. 2016, 118 minutes. Info.– 518-438-6651.

SUNDAY, JAN. 28
Super Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Jewish Federation Northeastern NY. Phonathon to raise monies for Jewish charities. Info.– 518- 783-7800.

Jewish Storytelling, Dinner, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.  Temple Sinai, 509 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. $10, $5 per child. Res., Info.–office@saratogasinai.org or 518-584-8730, opt. 2.

FRIDAY, FEB. 2
Center Square Minyan, Tu B’Shevat, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Shabbat programing and eating. Every other month PJ Library for children. In partnership with Congregation Ohav Shalom, Albany. Info.– e-mail, centersquareminyan@gmail.com or call 518-565-0474.

SATURDAY, FEB. 3
Great Rivalries Of Jewish History,What should Judaism look like in the State of Israel? The Religious Zionists vs. The Haredim,” following 9 a.m. services. Beth Abraham-Jacob Synagogue, 380 Whitehall Rd., Albany. A lecture by Rabbi Roy Feldman. Info.–518-489-5819.

Jew Chew Review: Hungry Jews of Hungary, noon. Temple Beth El, 411 Hoosick St., Troy. Potluck style Hungarian dishes with the pre-approval of Rabbi Robert Kasman. Info.­– rabbikasman@aol.com, 518-272-6113.

Stefano Sings, 7:30 p.m. Temple Gates of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady. $20 in advance, $25 at concert. Congregation’s Student Cantor Stefano Iacono to perform with guitar and piano variety of compositions. Dessert social. Info.–518-374-8173.

MONDAY, FEB. 5
Breakfast with Congressman John J. Faso, 7:30 a.m. Jewish Federation of NENY, 184 Washington Ave., Ext., Albany. $5. Info.–518- 783-7800.

FRIDAY, FEB. 9
Their Promised Land:  My Grandparents in Love and War by Ian Buruma. 8 p.m. service. B’nai Sholom, 420 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Presentation by Martha Rozett, professor of English at the University at Albany. “Synagogue Scholars” series. Info.– office@bnaisholom.albany.ny.us, or 518-482-5283.

SATURDAY, FEB. 10
“Once in a Lifetime,” 7 p.m. Albany Jewish Community Center, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $5, members, $8, others. French with English subtitles. 2016, 105 minutes. Info.– 518-438-6651.

SATURDAY, FEB. 17
“Moos,”
7:15 p.m. (film and discussion) Schenectady Jewish Film Festival, 2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady. $5, Center members, $10, others. Festival series passes also available. Dutch w/subtitles. Netherlands, 2016, 92 minutes. Post-film discussion: Patricia B. Snyder, the founder of The Empire State Youth Theatre Institute. Info.– Judy Ben-Ami, 518-377-8803. (See 2/18)

SUNDAY, FEB. 18
“Moos,”
2 p.m. (film only) Schenectady Jewish Film Festival, 2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady. $5, Center members, $10, others. Dutch w/subtitles. Netherlands, 2016, 92 minutes. Info.– Judy Ben-Ami, 518-377-8803. (See 2/17)

FRIDAY, MARCH 2
Center Square Minyan, Purim, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Shabbat programing and eating. Every other month PJ Library for children.  In partnership with Congregation Ohav Shalom, Albany. Info.– email, centersquareminyan@gmail.com or call 518-565-0474.

SATURDAY, MARCH 3
Jew Chew Review: Jews and India Ancient Times and Today, noon. Temple Beth El, 411 Hoosick St., Troy. Potluck style Indian dishes with the pre-approval of Rabbi Robert Kasman. Info.­– rabbikasman@aol.com518-272-6113.

“Let Yourself Go,” 7 p.m. Albany Jewish Community Center, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $5, members, $8, others. Italian comedy film. Italian/English subtitles. 2017, 98 minutes. Info.– 518-438-6651.

SATURDAY, MARCH 10
Jerry Lewis: The Man Behind The Clown,”
7:15 p.m. (film and discussion) Schenectady Jewish Film Festival, 2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady. $5, Center members, $10, others. English. Unites States, 2016, 61 minutes. Post-film discussion: Gordon N. Zuckerman, CLU, ChFC, president of Murray and Zuckerman. Info.– Judy Ben-Ami, 518-377-8803. (See 3/11)

SUNDAY, MARCH 11
Jerry Lewis: The Man Behind The Clown,” 2 p.m. (film only) Schenectady Jewish Film Festival, 2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady. $5, Center members, $10, others. English. Unites States, 2016, 61 minutes. Info.– Judy Ben-Ami, 518-377-8803. (See 3/10)

SATURDAY, MARCH 17
CBAJ Explanatory Shabbat Service, 9 a.m. Beth Abraham-Jacob Synagogue, 380 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Explanations and instructions. Info.– 518-489-5819.

“The Zigzag Kid,” 7 p.m. Albany Jewish Community Center, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $5, members, $8, others. Ducth/English/French with English subtitles. 2015, 95 minutes. Info.– 518-438-6651.

FRIDAY, APRIL  13
Center Square Minyan, Israel Night, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Shabbat programing and eating. Every other month PJ Library for children.  In partnership with Congregation Ohav Shalom, Albany. Info.– email, centersquareminyan@gmail.com or call 518-565-0474.

SUNDAY APRIL, 15
“The Tenth Man (El Rey Del Once),”
4:30 (film only), 7:15 p.m. (film and discussion) Schenectady Jewish Film Festival, 2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady. $5, Center members, $10, others. Spanish w/subtitles. Argentina, 2016, 82 minutes. Discussion led by: Dr. Jeffrey Luria, psychologist. Info.– Judy Ben-Ami, 518-377-8803.

FRIDAY, MAY 4
Center Square Minyan, Jews Around the World Night, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Shabbat programing and eating. Every other month PJ Library for children.  In partnership with Congregation Ohav Shalom, Albany. Info.– email, centersquareminyan@gmail.com or call 518-565-0474.

SATURDAY, MAY 5
Jew Chew Review: Jews of Zichron Yaakov Israel, noon. Temple Beth El, 411 Hoosick St., Troy. Potluck style Israeli dishes with the pre-approval of Rabbi Robert Kasman. Info.­– rabbikasman@aol.com, 518-272-6113.

SATURDAY, MAY 12
CBAJ Explanatory Shabbat Service, 9 a.m. Beth Abraham-Jacob Synagogue, 380 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Explanations and instructions. Info.– 518-489-5819.

FRIDAY, JUNE 1
Center Square Minyan, Ice Cream Social, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Shabbat programing and eating. Every other month PJ Library for children.  In partnership with Congregation Ohav Shalom, Albany. Info.– email, centersquareminyan@gmail.com or call 518-565-0474.

SATURDAY, JUNE 2
Jew Chew Review: Jews of Georgia, noon. Temple Beth El, 411 Hoosick St., Troy. Potluck style Southern dishes with the pre-approval of Rabbi Robert Kasman. Info.­– rabbikasman@aol.com, 518-272-6113.

FRIDAY, JULY 13
Center Square Minyan, Shabbat on the Beach, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Shabbat programing and eating. Every other month PJ Library for children.  In partnership with Congregation Ohav Shalom, Albany. Info.– e-mail, centersquareminyan@gmail.com or call 518-565-0474.

ONGOING EVENTS

Chanukah Mitzvah Menorah, thru Dec. 21. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Gifts for local organizations in need. Info. – Liz Albright, enussba4@mail.naz.edu.

Religious School Book Fair, Dec. 3 – 17, Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany.

Faces and Other Spaces, Exhibit by Marilyn Tanner,” Schenectady JCC, 2565 Balltown Rd. Thru 12/31. 518-377-8803.

Sunday Morning Yoga, 10:45 – 11:45 a.m., Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Thru April. $12 session. 518-436-9761.

Adult Israeli Dance, 7:30-10 p.m. Wednesdays. $10/per class. Temple Israel, 600 New Scotland Ave., Albany. shelley.justa@gmail.com.

The Jewish Ghetto in Postcards: From Eastern Europe to the Lower East Side, through early 2018. Yiddish Book Center’s Brechner Gallery, 1021 West St., Amherst, Mass.

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

Intro to Hebrew, 7 -8 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Lessons Mondays thru Nov. 20. $25, non-congregants. Res. – bethemethalbany.org.  

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.

Advanced Beginners Hebrew class: Shaaray Tefila, 68 Bay St., Glens Falls. Advanced Beginners Hebrew Class in the synagogue library. Fridays, noon until p.m. Res. Dolly Morrissey at 793-1662.

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, 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.