Events Calendar

Jewish Life & Learning

Jewish Life and LearningThe Mandell Jewish Community Center is dedicated to Jewish identification and the creative continuity of the Jewish people.

Toward these ends, the Center offers a rich and varied set of programs to gain knowledge and to develop attitudes, practices, and relationships leading to advancement of the principles of American democracy, Judaism, and Israel as creative forces in our lives.

The Center shall encourage expressions of concern on the major Jewish and social issues of the day through a program of education and action.



The Jewish Book Festival features visits by noted Jewish authors. 

The Jewish Film Festival features a week-long celebration of Jewish films.  

The Chase Family Gallery features Jewish-themed art exhibits and lectures. 

Fall Holiday Events

Classes and Programs:

Class Start Date End Date Time
Advanced Hebrew Conversation & Selected Readings 9/2/20104   2:05pm
B'not Malka Women's Rosh Hodesh Group 10/23/2014 5/21/2015 7:30pm
Bible and Archaeology: Old Testament 9/2/2014   5:00pm
Brunch & Learn   ongoing 12:00pm
Cafe Europa   ongoing 12:00pm
Caffeine for the Soul Study Group Tuesdays ongoing 8:15am
Elementary Arabic I 9/2/2014   4:50pm
Elementary Hebrew I 9/2/2014   9:25am
Hebrew - Youth Beginner Gr3-4 9/11/2014 12/18/2014 4:00pm
Hebrew - Youth Intermediate Gr5-6 9/11/2014 12/18/2014 4:00pm
Inside Israel at JCC Talks - Thursday Nights   ongoing 7:00pm
Israel: History and Society 9/3/2014   2:55pm
Israeli Folk Dance   ongoing 7:30pm
JCC Afternoon Book Club 9/15/2014 12/15/2014 12:00pm
Jewish Beginnings - Resource for New Parents 11/20/2014 11/20/2014 7:00pm
Jewish History: Exile to Enlightenment 9/3/2014   1:30pm
Mother's Circle - Farmington Valley 9/12/2014 12/12/2014 9:30am
Mother's Circle - Glastonbury 9/21/2014 12/14/2014 11:00am
Shabbat Club 9/5/2014 12/19/2014 11:30am
Shabbat Shennanigans 10/24/2014 12/19/2014 9:15am

At the Mandell JCC, we strive to provide programs and opportunities which inspire Jewish journeys –celebrating Jewish values and traditions, creating meaningful learning moments, and connecting with our Jewish heritage and faith.

  • Jewish Programming and Standards Committee —
    Contact David Jacobs, for more information.