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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.

MONDAY, NOV. 26
“Jews With Tattoos,” 7 -8 p.m.  Albany Jewish Community Center, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Lecture, Info.– (518) 438-6651.

TUESDAY, NOV. 27
Community Security Briefing,
7 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Free. Sponsored by  the Jewish Federation. Info.–518-783-7800.

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.

Torah Study/TRG Kiddush Brunch, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Res. to Debbie Ratner at dzratner@gmail.com.

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.

Chanukah Candle-making, 2 p.m. Byte (a pizza place), 15 John St., Hoosick Falls. Free. Congregation Beth El of Bennington Vt. is sponsoring the program. Info.–  802-442-9645.

Beth Tephilah Latke Festival, 2-4 p.m. Beth Tephilah Synagogue, 82 River St., Troy. Free. Exotic varieties of latkes, Family activities, Chanukah program, Info.– 518-894-3490.

Nassau Synagogue Chanukah Party, 6 p.m. Nassau Synagogue, 12 Albany Ave., Nassau Latke Supper.res., Info.–nassausynagogue@gmail.com.

Stein K’Tanim, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Info. – schoolbethemethalbany.org.

Sunday Morning Yoga, 10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. $12. Info. – Contact Jami Eisenberg at jamiandpete@gmail.com. Contact Deb Sokoler for babysitting needs at dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org.

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.

TUESDAY, DEC. 4
Modern Maccabees! Wounded IDF Soldiers Share Their Stories, 7:30 – 9 p.m. Shabbos House Rohr Chabad, 320 Fuller Rd.,Albany. Free. Two wounded soldiers on tour with B’Lev Echad to share their experiences. Info.– 518-438-4227.

S.J.C.C. Chanukah Dinner/Bingo, 6 – 8 p,m. Schenectady J.C.C., 2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady. $10 p.p., $25 fam. Res. by 11/30, Info–518- 377-8803.

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 5
Chanukah Lunch And Learn, noon. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Shpeen, Cantor Schechtman. BYOL. Info. – Deb Sokoler, dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org.

Clifton Park JWC Menorahs and Martinis, 7 p.m. Clifton Park Senior Center. $15. Women’s program. Res. by 11/30, Info.– 518-495-0779, jwc@cliftonparkchabad.com.

Chanukah through stories, music and food, 12 – 11:30 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Shpeen and Cantor Schechtman. BYOL. Info. – Deb Sokoler at dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org.

THURSDAY, DEC. 6
LEV Chanukah Program For Seniors, 11:30 – 1 p.m. B’nai B’rith, 22 Knolls Rd., Schenectady. Reg., Info.–518-377-8803.

Center Square Chanukah Party, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Info.– centersquareminyan@gmail.com or 518-565-0474.

FRIDAY, DEC. 7
Beth Emeth Chanukah Dinner, 5:45- 8:30 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Chanukah service at 7:15 p.m. Res.by 12/4, Info.–518-322-1858.

Chanukah Brotherhood Dinner and Service, 5:45 – 8 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Info. – Deb dsokoler@bethmethalbany.org.

SATURDAY, DEC. 8
Shaaray Tefila Chanukah Party, 5:30 p.m. Shaaray Tefila, 68 Bay St., Glens Falls. $10 p.p., $5 4-13, Free for children under 3 Music by Judy Korot & Friends, Candle lighting, Res. by 12/4, Info.– 518-792-4945.

“The Women’s Balcony,” 7 p.m. AJCC, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $8,5. AJCC Film series. Info.–518-438-6651.

Beth El Chanukah Celebration, 5:30 -7:30 p.m. Beth El, 107 Adams St., Bennington, Vt. Soup supper, “Latke fry off,” dancing. Info.–442-9645.

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.

Chanukah Extravaganza, 4:30- 7:30 p.m. Temple Israel, 600 New Scotland Ave., Albany. $15, members, $18 non, Kids, $10, $12., fam, max $50. Magician, dinner, Chanukah program. Res.by 12/4, Info.– 518-438-7858.

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.

Chapter One Book Club, 6:45 – 8:30 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. “Carnegie’s Maid,” by Marie Benedict.  Res. to Nancy Lozman at nlozman1@aol.com.

FRIDAY, DEC. 14
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. 15
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. 16
Om Shalom Yoga Weekend, 10 a.m. 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)

“Can Jews Ever Forgive Robert Bowers, Pittsburgh Massacre Murderer? 10 a.m. Beth Shalom, 688 Clifton Park Center Rd., Clifton Park. Free. Rabbi Dr. Chanan Markowitz to present. Info.– 518 372-0608.

Beth Israel SOUP R Bowl Festival, noon. Beth Israel, 2195 Eastern Parkway, Schenectady. $5.  Homemade soups to taste and purchase. Info.–518-399-8476.

Anti-Semitism & Israel’s Battle for Public Opinion: The Fight for our Future, 6 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. $18. Shahar Azani, executive director of StandWithUs (Northeast Region), to discuss at Jewish Federation reception. Info. 518-783-7800.

“In Our Own Hands,” 7- 9:30 p.m. Temple Sinai, 509 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. $5. Film, panel discussion and dessert reception. Res., Info.–518-584-8730, opt. 2 .

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.

SATURDAY, JAN. 8
“Dough,” 7 p.m. AJCC, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $8,5. AJCC Film series. Info.–518-438-6651.

FRIDAY, JAN.11
Center Square Minyan Jews Around the World, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Info.– centersquareminyan@gmail.com or 518-565-0474.

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.

FRIDAY, FEB. 1
Center Square Minyan Shabbat in the City, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Info.– centersquareminyan@gmail.com or 518-565-0474.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 6
AJCC Designer Bag Bingo, 6:30 p.m. AJCC, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $40/35. Fund-raiser, Reg. by 2/2, Info.–518-438-6651, ext. 105.

SATURDAY, FEB 9
In Search Of An Israeli Cuisine,” 7 p.m. AJCC, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $8,5. AJCC Film series. Info.– –518-438-6651.

FRIDAY, MARCH 1
Center Square Minyan Purim Party, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Info.– centersquareminyan@gmail.com or 518-565-0474.

MONDAY, APRIL 8
Center Square Minyan Israel and Ice Cream, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Info.– centersquareminyan@gmail.com or 518-565-0474.

FRIDAY, MAY 3
Center Square Minyan Carnival (Caribbean Night), 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Info.– centersquareminyan@gmail.com or 518-565-0474.

FRIDAY, JUNE 7
Center Square Minyan in the Park (Meet at the Moses statue in Washington Park. If the weather is trash, normal Church Hall is back up) , 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. Info.– centersquareminyan@gmail.com or 518-565-0474.

ONGOING EVENTS

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

Interacting With Abraham Course, Wednesdays 7-8 p.m. 11/14 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.