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THURSDAY, APRIL 27
“Accessing Veteran Benefits for Seniors, 7 p.m. The Massry Residence at Daughters of Sarah, 182 Washington Ave Ext., Albany. Free. Mark Sollohub, veteran of the U.S. Navy and Veterans benefits advisor for the State Division of Veterans’ Affairs will discuss. Reg., Info.– 689-0453.

LEV Program for Seniors, The Art of Collage, 12 p.m., Schenectady JCC, 2565 Balltown Road, Niskayuna. Kosher lunch 12 p.m. Art of Collage led by artist, author and speaker Leslie B. Neustadt, 1 p.m. Res. by 4/24. Info. – Judy Ben-Ami at 518-377-8803 or judyb@schenectadjcc.org by April 24.

Clifton Park Jewish Women’s Circle, 7 p.m.  Hannaford Clifton Park. $10. Nutritionist Merissa Prignon to discuss. Info.–Leah Rubin at 495-0779 or jwc@cliftonparkchabad.com.

“Does Ethics Need God? (Foundational Class),” 7:30 p.m. Agudat Achim Synagogue, 2117 Union St., Schenectady. Nonmembers $5. A J.T.S. course on Jewish values. 12-lecture curriculum. Each presentation includes a 10-15 minute video on an ethical dilemma. Rabbi Ted Lichtenfeld will discuss. Info.– 518-393-9211.

FRIDAY, APRIL 28
Misibat Shabbat,
6 p.m., Temple Israel of Catskill, 220 Spring Street, Catskill, NY. Vegetarian pot-luck dinner, reading by Paul Cooper. Info. – 518-943-5758.

Gates Annual Volunteer Shabbat Service, 7 p.m., Congregation Gates of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady. Honoring volunteers who contribute to the CGOH community. Info. – 374-8173 or Kathy at klaws@cgoh.org.

Social Action Shabbat, 8 p.m. B’nai Sholom, 420 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Justin Harrison of the Albany New York Civil Liberties Union to discuss. Info.– office@bnaisholom.albany.ny.us, or 518-482-5283.

SATURDAY, APRIL 29
A Chaim Grade Sampler: Performance of Works by the “Yiddish Balzac,” 7:30 p.m., The Chatham Synagogue, 1336 County Route 28, Chatham Center. $15 p.p. Grade’s works performed by professional actors. Info. – 518-392-0701.

SUNDAY, APRIL 30
AJCC Pillar Awards, 9:30 a.m.- noon. Beth Abraham-Jacob Synagogue, 380 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Pillars Community Award, Shpeen Memorial, Applebaum, Bellin Awards to be presented. Info., 518-438-6651.

Yiddish Book Center Community Open House, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 1021 West St., Amherst, Mass. Free. Tours, gallery talk, lecture by Steven Zipperstein: “Pogrom: Kishinev and the Tilt of History” Info. –413-256-4900.

Kingston Mitzvah Day, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Montrepose cemetery clean-up (Rain date May 7) Eli Basch will also  talk about the Jewish history and culture of Kingston. Info.–info@ucjf.orgwww.ucjf.org, 845-338-8131.

Yom Ha’Zikaron (Israel Remembrance Day)/Yom Ha’Atzmaut (Israel Independence Day), 6:30-8:30 p.m. – Ahavath Israel, 100 Lucas Ave., Kingston. Songs of Hope and Peace. Info.–info@ucjf.orgwww.ucjf.org, 845-338-8131.

A Smorgasbord of stories!, 2:30 p.m. Knesseth Israel Synagogue, 34 E. Fulton Street, Gloversville. Sandor Schuman will share stories. Free, open to public.

9th Annual Cherry Blossom 5K Race and Walk to benefit ALS, 8 a.m., Congregation Gates of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady. 5K race/walk to benefit ALS. Info. –  www.5kraceforals.com.

“Proverbs To Help Describe Jewish Parents,” 10:15, a.m., following 9:30 breakfast, Agudat Achim Synagogue, 2117 Union St., Schenectady. $7 for the breakfast. Rabbi Chanan Markowitz of Beth Shalom in Clifton Park to discuss. Res., Info.–518-393-9211.

“The Concert,” 5 p.m. Oldcastle Theater, 331 Main St., Bennington, Vt. Free. Last in the Winter Jewish Film Series sponsored by Congregation Beth El of Bennington. Forgotten Jewish Bolshoi orchestra conductor creates orchestra to perform in Paris. Info.– 442-9645.

MONDAY, MAY 1
Breakfast Series—“A Jewish Response to the Global Refugee Crisis,” 7:30 -8:30 a.m. Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York, 184 Washington Ave. Ext., Albany. Riva Silverman, vice president for external affairs, HIAS, to speak. $5. Reg.–518-783-7800.

JCC Maccabi Games Open House, 6:30 p.m. Albany Jewish Community Center 340 Whitehall Rd. Volunteer opportunities for the JCC Capital Region Aug. 6 to 11 Maccabi Games.

Tekes Ma’avar (Ceremony Of Transition), 7:30 p.m. Beth Abraham-Jacob Synagogue, 380 Whitehall Rd., Albany. A ceremony for Yom HaZikkaron commemorating the fallen soldiers of the Israel Defense Forces, and transitioning into a celebration of Yom Haatzmaut. A festive Yom HaAtzmaut Maariv service will follow the ceremony at 8:30 p.m.

TUESDAY, MAY 2
Immigrant Gifts to America Series
, 7 p.m.  Old Dutch Church, Wall St., Kingston. Free. Films, comedy. Hosted by the Reher Center for Immigrant Culture and History. Info.–­845-338-8131. (See May 16, 30)

The New American Reality, with Ilan Stavans, 7-9  p.m. Yiddish Book Center, 1021 West St., Amherst, Mass.$5. Series on anti-Semitism in Latin America, Europe, Middle East. Info. –413-256-4900. (See 4/25, 5/9)

Yom Ha’atzmaut  Community Celebration with The Shuk,  7 p.m. The Egg, State St, Albany. $5 pp. The Shuk  performs diversified music including ethnic, jazz, Jewish, rock, progressive, and world music. Tickets sold through The Egg. To purchase online, enter presale access code “ISRAEL69.” Info.–518-783-7800.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 3
Behind Enemy Lines,7 p.m. Bethlehem Chabad, 393 Delaware Ave., Delmar. $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Marthe Cohn, a Jewish member of the French Resistance during WWII, to tell her story. Res., Info.– www.BethlehemChabad.comInfo@BethlehemChabad.com, or call 518- 439-3310.

“Hadassah & JNF: Creating A Green Israel Together,” 7:30 p.m.  Golub Center, 184 Washington Avenue Extension, Albany. Hadassah Capital District open meeting. Film about relationship. Sara Hefez, executive director of the New England & Capital Region JNF, to discuss. Res., Info. – Dorothy Ganz, allgees@aol.com.

“The Salonica Jewish Story,” noon- 2 p.m., Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany.  Free. Lunch and Learn. Raymond Naar to relate his story. BYOL. Info.–Deb Sokoler dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org, or 436-9761, ext. 230.

JCC Maccabi Games Open House, 7 p.m. Schenectady Jewish Community Center, 255 Balltown Rd. Volunteer opportunities for the JCC Capital Region Aug. 6 to 11 Maccabi Games.

THURSDAY, MAY 4
“Holy Libations!,” 7-8:30 p.m. Temple Gates of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady. Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Sarah, Rebecca, Leah and Rachel drank beer. Judah Maccabee, Rabbi Akivah, Hillel and Shammai drank wine. Why? Rabbi Matt Cutler and Arnie Rotenberg to examine. Info.–518-374-8173.

“Keeping it Honest: How You Can Defend Israel Against Media Bias,” breakfast, 7:30 a.m. program, 8:- 9 a.m. Albany Marriott, 1189 Wolf Rd., Albany. Free. Joe Hyams to discuss.  JNF sponsored breakfast. Res. by 4/28 at jnf.org/capitalregionbreakfast. Info.– 617-423-0999, ext. 811.

“How Do We Balance Law and Narrative? (Foundational Class),” 7:30 p.m. Agudat Achim Synagogue, 2117 Union St., Schenectady. Nonmembers $5. A J.T.S. course on Jewish values. 12-lecture curriculum. Each presentation includes a 10-15 minute video on an ethical dilemma. Rabbi Ted Lichtenfeld will discuss. Info.– 518-393-9211.

FRIDAY, MAY 5
Center Square Minyan Kosher Potluck, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. In partnership with Congregation Ohav Shalom. Info.– centersquareminyan@gmail.com, or 518-565-0474.

SUNDAY, MAY 7
“In Search Of Israeli Cuisine,” 7 p.m. (optional dinner: 6 p.m.) Schenectady Jewish Community Center, 2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady. $5 for members, $10, others. Film. Celebrating Israel’s 69th Independence Day. Info.–518-377-8803.

Albany JCC Health & Services Fair for Adults and Seniors, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. JCC, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. Free. Info. –518-438-6651 ext.112.

Israelfest 2017, noon -4 p.m. North Hempstead Beach Park, L.I. Free. Info.–516-484-1545.

Shaara Tfille Gala, 6 p.m.  Shaara Tfille Synagogue, 84 Weibel Ave., Saratoga Springs, $100 p.p. Catered dinner, music with DJ, photos. Black tie optional. Info.– 584-2370, or e-mail saratogajcc@albany.twcbc.com.

Broadway Voices On The Hudson, 3 p.m. Temple Emanuel, 243 Albany Ave., Kingston. $50, $35 seniors, $25 for students. Broadway singers to perform. Info.– 845-338-4271.

Rosenwald,”  2-3:30 p.m. Yiddish Book Center. 1021 West St., Amherst, Mass.$ 8. About Julius Rosenwald., a president of Sears, school builder. Director Aviva Kempner to discuss film. Info. –413-256-4900.

“How To Succeed in Business Without Really Crying,” 7 p.m. Temple Gates of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady. $36. JFNEY Headliner Series finale featuring Carol Leifer, comedian, comedy writer who will discuss her book. $Open to those who contribute $5,000 or more, by household, to the Federation/Israel Campaign and $36 per person. Dinner and dessert reception. Res. online at www.jewishfedny.org or by calling 518-783-7800.

Capital Capabilities, 1 – 4 p.m., Schenectady Jewish Community Center, 2565 Balltown Rd. Free. Chocolate and mothers will be themes. Unveiling of 2017 Community Project. Michele Juda, executive director of Parent to Parent, discuss “Parenting a Child with Disabilities.” Info.– 

Temple Israel of Catskill Plant Sale, Tea, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. 220 Spring St., Catskill. $10 for Tea. Phyllis Rosenblum of the Cornell Cooperative Extension to discuss perennials at the tea. Info– www.templeisraelofcatskill.org, or call 518-943-5758.

Beth Emeth Moving Up Ceremony, 10:15 a.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Free. Graduates, awards and performance by The Talking Hands Theater Company.  Info. – Joni – school@bethemethalbany.org.

TUESDAY, MAY 9
The New American Reality, with Ilan Stavans, 7-9 p.m. Yiddish Book Center, 1021 West St., Amherst, Mass. Series on anti-Semitism in Latin America, Europe, Middle East. Info. –413-256-4900. (See 4/25, 5/2)

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, 7 p.m. Temple Sinai, 509 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. Jazlyn Hellman, of the Temple Sinai, to relate experiences at the Bialek Rogozin School and with an African refugee community and her view of the current realities faced by refugees in Israel. “Strangers No More” to be shown. Dessert following. Res., Info.– 518 584 -8730, ext. 2 or office@saratogasinai.org.

“Jewish Voices Within The International Tracing Service Holdings,” 7 p.m. University at Albany, Uptown Campus Performing Arts Center Recital Hall. Free. Suzanne Brown-Fleming, director of vsiting scholar programs at The United States Holocaust Museum to discuss. Malka And Eitan Evan Annual Yom Ha-Shoah Lecture. Info.­– www.albany.edu/judaic_studies, 518- 442-4130.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 10
Women in the Bible Series, 6:30 p.m. Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York, 184 Washington Ave. Ext., Albany. Free. Daughters of Zelophehad will be discussed by Rabbi Miriam Midlarsky Lichtenfeld. Monthly sessions through June led by women rabbis. Info.– KB Goodkin. kbgoodkin@jewishfedny.org, 518-783-7800, ext. 222.

Rodgers & Hammerstein with Dick Feldman, noon- 2 p.m., Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany.  Free. Lunch and Learn. Music and lecture. BYOL. Info.–Deb Sokoler, or 436-9761, ext. 230.

“Jewish Genetic Disorders: What You Need to Know,” 6:30 p.m. Albany Jewish Community Center, 340 Whitehall Rd. Free. Ryan Miller, certified genetic counselor and a patient education liaison with Sanofi Genzyme, a patient education liaison, to discuss. Res.– 518-438-6651, ext. 109.

“The Ethical Dimensions of Food Production,” 7:30 p.m. Agudat Achim Synagogue, 2117 Union St., Schenectady. Nonmembers $5. A J.T.S. course on Jewish values. 12-lecture curriculum. Each presentation includes a 10-15 minute video on an ethical dilemma. Rabbi Ted Lichtenfeld will discuss. Info.– 518-393-9211.

THURSDAY, MAY 11
Women’s Philanthropy Pearl Event with Alyson Richman, 6 p.m., Temple Israel, 600 New Scotland Ave, Albany. Talk and book signing. Buffet dinner and dessert $36 per person, $18 ages 12-22. Minimum pledge of $180 to 2017 Federation/Israel Campaign also required. Res. by 5/5. Info.–Federation at 518-783-7800.

“Making Torah, Baking Bread, Building Community,” 6:30 p.m. Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. $14. Co-rabbis Linda Motzkin and Jonathan Rubenstein of Temple Sinai, Saratoga Springs to present. Bake babka with Rubenstein and participate in Motzkin’s Community Torah Project. Reg. by 5/8. Info.– Karen Fein, kmfein18@gmail.com.

SUNDAY, MAY 14
Jewnity Lag B’Omer, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Huck Finns Playland, 25 Erie Blvd., Albany. $8 per child with res. Info.–www.CapitalChabad.com/Jewnity or 518 -439-3310.

Chicken Soup in Chelm: Stories for Mom (and Everybody Else in the Family, Too), 2-3:30 p.m. Yiddish Book Center, 1021 West St., Amherst, Mass. $6, Moms, $8 others. Mark Binder to present. Info. –413-256-4900.

MONDAY, MAY 15
The Attack,” 7 p.m. Temple Sinai, 509 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. $5. Film followed by panel discussion and dessert. Res., Info.– 518-584-8730, opt. 2.

TUESDAY, MAY 16
Immigrant Gifts to America Series
, 7 p.m.  Old Dutch Church, Wall St., Kingston. Free. Films, comedy. Hosted by the Reher Center for Immigrant Culture and History. Info.–­845-338-8131. (See May 2, 30)

WEDNESDAY, MAY 17
“Invitation to Dance: Dances in Music From Beethoven to Present,” noon- 2 p.m., Beth Emeth, 100 Academy Rd., Albany. Free. Lunch and Learn.  Asya Markova will present a piano concert.  BYOL. Info.–Deb Sokoler,  or 436-9761, ext. 230.

AJCC Tribute To Volunteers, 4 – 6 p.m. Albany JCC, 340 Whitehall Rd. $14 p.p. Concert by Chris Dollard, vocalist/pianist. Dinner. Res., Info.– 518-438-6651, ext.112, claires@albanyjcc.org.

“A Case Study in the Ethics of Neighborly Relations,” 7:30 p.m. Agudat Achim Synagogue, 2117 Union St., Schenectady. Nonmembers $5. A J.T.S. course on Jewish values. 12-lecture curriculum. Each presentation includes a 10-15 minute video on an ethical dilemma. Rabbi Ted Lichtenfeld will discuss. Info.– 518-393-9211.

SUNDAY, MAY 21
Lucky Broken Girl, 2-3:30 p.m. Yiddish Book Center, 1021 West St., Amherst, Mass. Ruth Behar talks about her first novel for young readers. Info. –413-256-4900.

“Havana Nagila: The Jews in Cuba,” 2-4 p.m. Temple Berith Sholom, 167 3rd St, Troy. Free. 57-minute documentary film and local residents to discuss their trips to Cuba. Info.–518-728-2242 or aladfour@gmail.com.

“Putin, Israel, and Foreign Policy in the Time of Trump,” 7 p.m. Saratoga Springs City Center, 522 Broadway. $36 p.p. “North Country Event” with Prof. Stephen Berk. Catered dinner, wine and dessert reception. Jewish Federation fund-raising program. Res., Info.­–518-783-7800.

There Are Jews Here,” 2 p.m.  Crandall Library, 251 Glen St., Glen Falls. Free. Documentary film about four once thriving U.S. Jewish communities that can now barely hold a prayer service.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 24
Jerusalem Jubilee, 1:30 p.m. 400 Hudson Ave., Albany. Celebrating with seniors the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalam. Part of Maimonides Hebrew Day School monthly mitzvah moments. Featuring klezmer music with traditional and Israeli melodies.

THURSDAY, MAY 25
“A Journey Of Spirit:  Debbie Friedman and Her Music,” 10:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. Albany Jewish Community Center, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $13 for Center members, $15 for nonmembers. Carole Rivel, Friedman accompanist, to discuss. Luncheon. Reg., Info.– 438-6651, ext. 112, ClaireS@saajcc.org.

“Rethinking Mass Incarceration,” 7:30 p.m. Agudat Achim Synagogue, 2117 Union St., Schenectady. Nonmembers $5. A J.T.S. course on Jewish values. 12-lecture curriculum. Each presentation includes a 10-15 minute video on an ethical dilemma. Rabbi Ted Lichtenfeld will discuss. Info.– 518-393-9211.

TUESDAY, MAY 30
Immigrant Gifts to America Series
, 7 p.m.  Old Dutch Church, Wall St., Kingston. Free. Films, comedy. Hosted by the Reher Center for Immigrant Culture and History. Info.–­845-338-8131.

FRIDAY, JUNE 2
Center Square Minyan, 6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 235 Lark St., Albany. In partnership with Congregation Ohav Shalom. Info.– centersquareminyan@gmail.com, or 518-565-0474.

SUNDAY, JUNE 4
Kingston Multi-Cultural Festival, 1-5 p.m., Reher Center for Immigrant Culture & History, T.R Gallo Park on the Rondout. Free. Yummy international foods as well as music and dance performances representing area ethnic groups. Info.– info.rehercenter@gmail.com.

MONDAY JUNE 5
Golf And Tennis Day Of Both JCCs, noon -5 p.m. Colonie Golf and Country Club, 141 Maple Rd., New Scotland. Benefit for Early Childhood, Camp Courage, senior programs. Info.– Lisa Wallock151-843-8665, lisaw@albanyjcc.org.

UCJF Annual Meeting, Awards & Scholarship Presentations, 7-9:30 p.m. Location TBA. Info.– 845-338-8131.

THURSDAY, JUNE 8
Theodore Bikel: In the Shoes of Sholom Aleichem,”10:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. Albany Jewish Community Center, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $13 for Center members, $15 for nonmembers. Carole Rivel, Friedman accompanist, to discuss. Luncheon. Reg., Info.– 438-6651, ext. 112, ClaireS@saajcc.org.

“Modern Day Slavery and Our Ethical Responsibility,” 7:30 p.m. Agudat Achim Synagogue, 2117 Union St., Schenectady. Nonmembers $5. A J.T.S. course on Jewish values. 12-lecture curriculum. Each presentation includes a 10-15 minute video on an ethical dilemma. Rabbi Ted Lichtenfeld will discuss. Info.– 518-393-9211.

SUNDAY, JUNE 11
Bagels and Batsheva, 11 a.m., Temple Israel, 220 Spring St, Catskill, NY. Campaign fundraiser featuring bagels and Batsheva Bodega, acclaimed Israeli-American Performer. Held jointly with the Jewish Federation of NE, NY. Requested donation: $25. Info.– 845-338-8131.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14
Women in the Bible Series, 6:30 p.m. Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York, 184 Washington Ave. Ext., Albany. Free. Serah Bat Asher  will be discussed by Rabbi Linda Motzkin. Monthly sessions through June led by women rabbis. Info.– KB Goodkin. kbgoodkin@jewishfedny.org, 518-783-7800, ext. 222. 

THURSDAY, JUNE 15
“Ethics of Torture and Just War,” 7:30 p.m. Agudat Achim Synagogue, 2117 Union St., Schenectady. Nonmembers $5. A J.T.S. course on Jewish values. 12-lecture curriculum. Each presentation includes a 10-15 minute video on an ethical dilemma. Rabbi Ted Lichtenfeld will discuss. Info.– 518-393-9211.

THURSDAY, JUNE 29
“Israel Is A Funny Country,”10:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. Albany Jewish Community Center, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $13 for Center members, $15 for nonmembers. Carole Rivel, Friedman accompanist, to discuss. Luncheon. Reg., Info.– 438-6651, ext. 112, ClaireS@saajcc.org.

THURSDAY, JULY 20
“Have I Got A Story For You: Yiddish Fiction and The Forward,” 10:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. Albany Jewish Community Center, 340 Whitehall Rd., Albany. $13 for Center members, $15 for nonmembers. Carole Rivel, Friedman accompanist, to discuss. Luncheon. Reg., Info.– 438-6651, ext. 112, ClaireS@saajcc.org.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 7
Fall for Art Fund-raiser, 5-9 p.m. The Chateau, 240 Boulevard Route 32, Kingston. Art show and sale to benefit Ulster county non-profits, Info.– www.fallforart.org or Ulster Jewish Federation, 845-338-8131.

ONGOING EVENTS

“About Face” Exhibit Schenectady JCC, 2565 Balltown Rd. Free. Works by Leslie B. Neustadt through April 30.

“Beyond the Forest: Jewish Presence in Eastern Europe,” photos by Loli Kantor, Yiddish Book Center Amherst, Mass. Brechner Gallery thru Oct. 15. Info. –413-256-4900. 

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

Talmud for Beginners, Wednesdays. 7 p.m. Bethlehem Chabad 393 Delaware Ave., Albany Info.–Rabbi Nachman Simon, 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. Info.–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. 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. Dolly Morrissey will lead the class. Res. Dolly Morrissey at 793-1662. A Hebrew literature class is held after the Saturday morning kiddush.

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. 495-0779 or info@cliftonparkchabad.com.

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

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

Torah Studies, Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. W/ Rabbi Jeffrey Ronald. At Beth El, 3 Marion Ave., Glens Falls. 792-4364.

Torah Studies, Tuesdays, 7 p.m. By Clifton Pk. Chabad’s Rabbi Yossi Rubin. At Clifton Pk. Library, 475 Moe Rd. 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. 371-0608.

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

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

Talmud Study 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Mondays. $54 Ohav Shalom, 113 New Krumkill Rd., Albany thru May. Taught by Rabbi Dan Ornstein. Info.– 518-489-4706.