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The Community Calendar lists an abundance of Jewish events and programs happening in the Greater Houston area. Check back often as new information is added regularly.

May 2, 2019
Yom HaShoah
May 8, 2019
Yom HaZikaron
May 9, 2019
Yom HaAtzma'ut
May 23, 2019
Lag B'Omer
May 27, 2019
Memorial Day
May

1 2019

Houston City Council District C Forum

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Emanu El
1500 Sunset Blvd.
Houston, TX

Emanu El, Rice University and University Place Association hosting Houston City Council District C candidates forum

May

1 2019

 Yom Hashoa - Zikaron BaSalon is an annual event, which takes place on Israeli Holocaust Memorial Day. Alongside for…

May

1 2019

Kehillah High Yom Hashoah Program

May

2 2019

AJC Annual Meeting

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

Rice University James Baker, III Policy Institute
6100 Main ST
Houston, TX 77005

Annual Meeting

May

2 2019

AJC HOUSTON REGION ANNUAL MEETING

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

Rice University
James A Baker III Hall Ste 120
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005

AJCHouston Region Annual Meeting, featured guest speaker Amb. Edward Djerejian, Director Baker Institute for Public P…

May

5 2019

Mental Health First Aid

9:30AM - 5:30PM  

Chabad of Uptown
4311 Bettis Drive
Houston, TX 77027

Sometimes, the best first aid is you. 

Take a course, save a life, strength the community

Please use this link to …

May

5 2019

PJ Library event with Grandparents and Grandfriends.

May

5 2019

The Shlenker School Carnival

10:30AM - 1:30PM  

The Shlenker School Carnival is an annual event full of games, prizes, food, and rides for the entire Shlenker community.

May

5 2019

ERJCC Presents Hankus Netzky & Eden MacAdam-Somer

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Merfish Teen Center
JCC of Houston
Houston, TX

Hankus Netzky & Eden MacAdam-Somer

Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 2:00 PM
Merfish Teen Center

A multi-instrumentalist, compo…

May

5 2019

Citywide Yom HaShoah Observance

3:00PM - 5:00PM  

Congregation Beth Yeshurun
4525 Beechnut
Houston, TX

Join Holocaust Museum Houston in observance of Yom HaShoah, a day of remembrance for the 6 million Jewish people who …

May

5 2019

12th Grade Teen Israel Ambassadors Graduation

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Houston
5603 S. Braeswood Blvd.
Houston, TX

12th Grade Teen Israel Ambassadors Graduation

May

6 2019

Yom HaZikaron, Israel's Memorial Day

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

The Emery/Weiner School
9825 Stella Link Road
Becker Theater
Houston, TX 77025

The Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest cordially invites the community to the annual observance of Yom HaZi…

May

6 2019

AIPAC Event

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

for more information contact Hayley Rosenberg at hrosenberg@aipac.org

May

6 2019

Houston Hillel Board of Directors Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Houston Hillel
1700 Bissonnet
Houston, 77005

Meeting of the Board of Directors of Houston Hillel

May

7 2019

JFED Early Childhood Directors Network Meeting

8:30AM - 9:30AM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Houston
5603 S. Braeswood Blvd.
Houston, TX

Early Childhood Directors Network Meeting

May

7 2019

The Gathering Place at Congregation Beth Israel

10:00AM - 1:30PM  

Congregation Beth Israel
5600 N. Braeswood Blvd.
Houston, TX

Theme:  Prom Nite

May

7 2019

Emanu Elders

11:30AM - 12:30PM  

Congregation Emanu El
1500 Sunset Blvd.
Houston, TX

Congregation Emanu El - Emanu Elders

May

7 2019

JFED Israel Lunch and Learn

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Houston
5603 S. Braeswood Blvd.
Houston, TX

Israel Lunch and Learn

May

7 2019

Brith Shalom Beginning Yiddish Class

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Brith Shalom
4610 Bellaire Blvd
Bellaire, TX 77401

Congregation Brith Shalom and Yiddish bay Nakht present a beginning Yiddish language class! Come learn to read, write…

May

7 2019

HMH - 2019 LBJ Moral Courage Award Dinner

7:00PM - 9:15PM  

Hilton Americas
1600 Lamar Street
Houston, TX 77010

The annual Lyndon Baines Johnson Moral Courage Award Dinner will honor HIAS and BakerRipley.

May

8 2019

Online registration closed. Walk ins welcome. Yom HaAtzmaut celebration for young adults at High and Dry.

 

 

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May

8 2019

Kehillah High Yom HaAtzmaut Program

May

9 2019

Congregational School Principals Network Meeting

May

9 2019

HMH Board of Trustees Meeting

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Holocaust Museum Houston Board of Trustees Meeting

May

9 2019

Houston Celebrates Israel at 71 Tel Aviv Style!

4:30PM - 7:00PM  

The Merfish Teen Center
9000 South Rice
Houston, TX 77096

Join us for our annual community-wide celebration of Israel’s independence & Celebrate 71 years of Israel Tel-Aviv…

May

13 2019

HMH Annual Meeting

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Holocaust Museum Houston Annual Meeting

May

13 2019

Find out more about the Jewish Federation trip to Israel. Several touring options available to have Israel Your Way.

May

13 2019

JFED Hebrew Teachers Network Meeting

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Houston
5603 S. Braeswood Blvd.
Houston, TX

Hebrew Teachers Network Meeting

May

14 2019

HJCF PAC Breakfast Seminar at Hermann Park's Cherie Flores Garden Pavillion, 1500 Hermann Drive

May

14 2019

Emanu El Board of Trustees Meeting

6:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Emanu El
1500 Sunset Blvd.
Houston, 77005

Emanu El Board of Trustees Meeting

May

14 2019

Brith Shalom Beginning Yiddish Class

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Brith Shalom
4610 Bellaire Blvd
Bellaire, TX 77401

Congregation Brith Shalom and Yiddish bay Nakht present a beginning Yiddish language class! Come learn to read, write…

May

14 2019

EWS Executive Committee Meeting

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

This is a meeting of the Emery/Weiner School Executive Committee.

May

14 2019

Evelyn Rubenstein JCC Annual Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston
5601 South Braeswood
5601 S. Braeswood Blvd.
Houston, TX 77096

Reception to follow

May

15 2019

Jewish Federation of Greater Houston Board of Trustees May meeting

May

15 2019

Emanu El Congregant of the Year 2019

6:30PM - 8:00PM  

Congregation Emanu El
1500 Sunset Blvd.
Houston, TX

Emanu El's Annual Congregant of the Year.

Past recipients include Marvin Barish, Sandy Harris and Myra Lipper.

May

15 2019

The Shlenker School Musical

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

The Shlenker School's annual Musical is a long-standing tradition at the school.  Come enjoy musical and theatrical …

May

16 2019

ADL GLI Session-What's Next?

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

For more information, please contact Bailey Player at bplayer@adl.org.

May

16 2019

JFED Teacher Appreciation Evening

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston
5601 South Braeswood Blvd.
Houston, TX

JFED Teacher Appreciation Evening 

Presentation of Irving L. Samuels Outstanding Teachers Awards for Judaic Studies…

May

19 2019

Brunch and a topic related to Israel

May

19 2019

ERJCC Presents Chapter and Verse

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Merfish Teen Center
JCC of Houston
Houston, TX

Chapter and Verse

This new program invites you for Sunday brunch and conversation as we hear from contemporary Jewis…

May

19 2019

Concert

May

20 2019

Mental Health First Aid

8:30AM - 5:00PM  

West Houston JCC
1120 Dairy Ashford Road
Houston, TX 77079

This course is offered free of charge. A lite breakfast and lunch will be provided. Kosher dietary restrcitions will…

May

20 2019

EWS Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

This is a meeting of the Board of Trustees of The Emery/Weiner School.

May

21 2019

Speaker: Yehuda Kurtzer at Emanu El

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Emanu El
1500 Sunset Blvd.
Houston, TX

Speaker: Yehuda Kurtzer at Emanu El

 

May

23 2019

Congregation Brith Shalom's Annual Meeting

May

29 2019

HJCF Board Meeting

May

29 2019

Robert M. Beren Academy Graduation

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Brith Shalom
4610 Bellaire Blvd
Bellaire, TX 77401

Please join us as we celebrate the graduation exercises of the Class of 2019.

May

29 2019

60th Anniversary Brown vs Board of Education at Emanu El

6:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Emanu El
1500 Sunset Blvd.
Houston, TX

Emanu El is recognizing the 60th anniversary of Brown vs Board of Education in partnership with several other organiz…

May

30 2019

JFS Annual Fundraiser

6:00PM - 9:00PM  


Annual Fundraising event to support the programs and services of JFS.

May

31 2019

JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER HOUSTON YAD SHABBAT SHALOM Y'ALL YP

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Emanu El
1500 Sunset Boulevard
Houston, TX 77005

YAD Shabbat Shalom Y'all with Congregation Emanu El