Community Calendar

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Mar 20, 2019
Erev Purim
Mar 21, 2019
Purim
Mar

1 2019

Beth-El Zedeck Early Childhood Center "Lollipalooza Event"

8:30AM - 12:00PM  

Joan Lee Waldman
600 West 70th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46260

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Mar

2 2019

Torah Today: Exploring the Laws of Daily Jewish Living

1:15PM - 2:15PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Jacob Mark is exited to explore contemporary applications of Jewish law and living, based on a world-renowned curricu…

Mar

3 2019

Judaism 101

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation Beth-El Zedeck
c/o Congregation Beth-El Zedeck
600 W. 70th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Contemporary Period, with Rabbi Shelley Goldman.

Mar

3 2019

Popsie's Pantry Grocery Scavenger Hunt

2:00PM - 3:30PM  

Carmel Kroger
1217 S. Rangeline Rd.
Carmel, IN 46032

Join JFS for a philanthropic day that your kids will never forget! Solve a series of clues to uncover the Popsie’s …

Mar

3 2019

2019 Stories of Freedom Speaker Series - Lecture #2 Rakhel Farahan

5:00PM - 6:00PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Deborah Sisterhood presents
The 2019 Speaker Series at Etz Chaim
Stories of Freedom featuring Rakhel Farahan
Sunday, …

Mar

4 2019

Cocktail Judaism -- Demography and Destiny

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Another Broken Egg Cafe
9435 N. Meridian Street
600 W. 70th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join Rabbi Dennis Sasso and guests at Another Broken Egg Cafe, 9435 N. Meridian Street, for conversation, humor, and …

Mar

5 2019

Senior Lunch Program

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

JCC - Laikin Auditorium
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join the Libby & David Fogle Lunch Bunch on Tuesdays and Thursdays for great food, conversations and programming!

We…

Mar

6 2019

Torah Study with Rabbi Sendrow

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Shaarey Tefilla
3085 West 116 Street
Carmel, IN 46032

Come spend time with Rabbi Sendrow and learn more about Torah. He makes Torah Study enjoyable through group discussions.

Mar

6 2019

IHC Chai Mitzvah Adult Education Class

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Indianapolis Hebrew Congregation
6501 N Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN

Thanks to JFGI, this class is free for IHC members AND non-members. Contact the IHC office or visit our website for …

Mar

6 2019

Class "Pirkei Avot Anthology: Ethics of Our Fathers"

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Pirkei Avot Anthology: Weekly exploration of Talmudic ethics, with open discussion, from the perspectives of a multit…

Mar

7 2019

Senior Lunch Program

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

JCC - Laikin Auditorium
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join the Libby & David Fogle Lunch Bunch on Tuesdays and Thursdays for great food, conversations and programming!

We…

Mar

7 2019

PJ Baby Connect Zionsville/West Carmel Meetup

3:00PM - 4:00PM  


5801 S. Main St.
Whitestown, IN 46075

Indoor Playground at Eagle Church. There is a play area designed for ages 0-2 and a larger play structure designed fo…

Mar

7 2019

The Story of Lot's Wife: Exhibition and Performance

5:30PM - 9:00PM  

JCC Indianapolis Laikin Auditorium
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

The Religion, Spirituality & the Arts Seminar (RSA), a project of the IUPUI Arts & Humanities Institute, invited 12 I…

Mar

7 2019

International Women's Day

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Shaliach House (address provided upon RSVP)

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More details to come!

Mar

7 2019

BEZ Sisterhood Torah Fund Evening

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Beth-El Zedeck
600 W. 70th St
Indianapolis, 46260

The Free Exercise of Religion: In Theory, In Practice, and In Indiana: A conversation with Profs. Judy Failer and…

Mar

8 2019

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Mar

10 2019

Sephardic Scholar Shabbat with Special Guest, Rabbi Hayyim Kassorla

7:30PM - 12:00PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

About Rabbi Hayyim Kassorla Rabbi Kassorla is currently the Rabbi of Congregation Or VeShalom (OVS), an over 100…

Mar

8 2019

Pot Luck Dinner

8:00PM - 9:30PM  

Congregation Shaarey Tefilla
3085 West 116th Street
Carmel, IN 46032

Immediately following Shabbat Services all congregants and your friends are welcome. To attend, bring one or more par…

Mar

9 2019

Torah Today: Exploring the Laws of Daily Jewish Living

1:15PM - 2:15PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Jacob Mark is exited to explore contemporary applications of Jewish law and living, based on a world-renowned curricu…

Mar

10 2019

Judaism 101

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation Beth-El Zedeck
c/o Congregation Beth-El Zedeck
600 W. 70th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46260

God, Torah & Israel, with Rabbi Shelley Goldman.

Mar

10 2019

Once Upon a Time: Early Childhood Family Reggio Event

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Hasten Hebrew Academy
6602 Hoover Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Once Upon a Time in a kingdom far, far away, lots of friends came to play! Join us for our Early Childhood Family…

Mar

10 2019

Chai Mitzvah Teens Session 5: Adding New Insights to the Passover Seder

1:00PM - 2:15PM  

JFGI Education Center (formerly BJE)
6705 Hoover Rd.
Door 1
Indianapolis, IN 46260

 

 

Mar

10 2019

Pre-Purim Fun and Activity Day

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
2640 west 96 st
Indianapolis, IN 46268

Join us as we prepare for Purim.
Bounce House
Fun and games
Bake Hamantashen
Design a Mishloach Manot
Make your own P…

Mar

12 2019

Senior Lunch Program

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

JCC - Laikin Auditorium
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join the Libby & David Fogle Lunch Bunch on Tuesdays and Thursdays for great food, conversations and programming!

We…

Mar

12 2019

Passover Pottery for Popsie's Pantry

5:30PM - 7:30PM  

Pottery By You
2280 W. 86th St.
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join us at Pottery By You to purchase, paint and donate a Seder plate or bowl for a family to enjoy during Passover.

Mar

12 2019

NEXTGen Monthly Happy Hour - March 2019

6:00PM - 8:00PM  



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NEXTGen hosts a community Happy Hour for Young Adults to meet in a fun, social setting every second Tuesday of the mo…

Mar

12 2019

Beth-El Zedeck Board of Directors Meeting

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth-El Zedeck
600 W. 70th Street
600 W. 70th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Beth-El Zedeck Board of Directors Meeting

Mar

13 2019

Torah Study with Rabbi Sendrow

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Shaarey Tefilla
3085 West 116 Street
Carmel, IN 46032

Come spend time with Rabbi Sendrow and learn more about Torah. He makes Torah Study enjoyable through group discussions.

Mar

13 2019

JFGI Officer Meeting

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Jewish Community Center Campus
6701 Hoover Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46260

JFGI Officer Meeting

Mar

13 2019

Class "Pirkei Avot Anthology: Ethics of Our Fathers"

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Pirkei Avot Anthology: Weekly exploration of Talmudic ethics, with open discussion, from the perspectives of a multit…

Mar

14 2019

Passover Pottery for Popsie's Pantry

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Pottery By You
2280 W. 86th St.
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join us at Pottery By You to purchase, paint and donate a Seder plate or bowl for a family to enjoy during Passover.

Mar

14 2019

Senior Lunch Program

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

JCC - Laikin Auditorium
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join the Libby & David Fogle Lunch Bunch on Tuesdays and Thursdays for great food, conversations and programming!

We…

Mar

14 2019

CST Women Story Study

7:15PM - 9:45PM  

Not at CST
3085 West 116th Street
Carmel, IN 46032

Led by Nancy Bell

Mar

17 2019

BROADWAY PURIM: A Beth-El Zedeck Production

9:30AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth-El Zedeck
c/o Congregation Beth-El Zedeck
600 W. 70th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Beth-El Zedeck proudly presents a Broadway Purim, featuring an all-star cast live from Shushan, with Queen Esther Pop…

Mar

17 2019

Purim-Palooza

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

University High School
2825 W 116th St
Carmel, IN 46032

A community celebration "A Purim Palooza". Activities for all ages, Adults, Families, and Kids!

Mar

17 2019

Hadassah Book Club

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Home of Freddie Kaseff
3505 Inverness Blvd.
Carmel, IN 46032

Monthly book club, review of books selected by participants

Mar

18 2019

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Mar

19 2019

CST Book Club

7:15PM - 9:45PM  

Not at CST
3085 West 116th Street
Carmel, IN 46032

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Mar

19 2019

Hadassah Lunch & Learn

11:30AM - 1:30PM  

Donato's Pizza
1465 W. 86th St.
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Presentations on the lives of famous American Jewish women. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan presented by Phyllis Ru…

Mar

19 2019

Senior Lunch Program

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

JCC - Laikin Auditorium
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join the Libby & David Fogle Lunch Bunch on Tuesdays and Thursdays for great food, conversations and programming!

We…

Mar

19 2019

Game Day

1:00PM  

JCC
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Game Day is a program sponsored by JFS for participants in both the Libby & David Fogle Lunch Bunch and Seniors In Place.

Mar

19 2019

JCRC Board Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Aaron Welcher
JCRC
indianapolis, IN 46204

JCRC board members will be meeting

Mar

20 2019

Torah Study with Rabbi Sendrow

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Shaarey Tefilla
3085 West 116 Street
Carmel, IN 46032

Come spend time with Rabbi Sendrow and learn more about Torah. He makes Torah Study enjoyable through group discussions.

Mar

20 2019

CST Megillah Reading

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Shaarey Tefilla
3085 West 116th Street
Carmel, IN 46032

Multimedia Megillah Reading, including the return of Megillah-saurus

Mar

20 2019

Shpiel of Thrones

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth-El Zedeck
c/o Congregation Beth-El Zedeck
600 W. 70th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Beth-El Zedeck's "Shpiel of Thrones," an adults-only Purim celebration. Who will sit on the iron throne of Shushan?
J…

Mar

20 2019

Etz Chaim Megila Reading

8:30PM - 10:00PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

8:30 PM Arvit, followed by reading the Megila Esther

Mar

20 2019

YJP Purim Bash

8:30PM - 10:30PM  

abraham grossbaum
2640 west 96 st
Indianapolis, IN 46268

Chabad's Young Jewish Professionals will get together for an evening of Megillah Reading followed by a fun bash.

Mar

21 2019

Megillah Reading

7:30AM - 9:30AM  

Congregation Shaarey Tefilla
2509 Royal Blvd.
Carmel, IN 46032

Shacharit and Megillah Reading

Mar

21 2019

Etz Chaim - Reading of Megila Esther & Sephardic Purim Carnival

8:00AM - 3:00PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Reading of Megila Esther 8:00 AM
(after 7:00 AM Shaharit)

Then, again, at 1:00 PM, followed by Etz Chaim's Sephardic…

Mar

21 2019

Senior Lunch Program

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

JCC - Laikin Auditorium
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join the Libby & David Fogle Lunch Bunch on Tuesdays and Thursdays for great food, conversations and programming!

We…

Mar

21 2019

Purim Celebration and Dinner

5:30PM - 10:30PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
2640 west 96 st
Indianapolis, IN 46268

Join Chabad for the annual Jim Atlas Purim Celebration. Megillah reading and Dinner

Mar

22 2019

Christchurch Solidarity Event

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Masjid Al-Fijr
2846 Cold Spring Rd.
Indianapolis, IN 46222

Indianapolis Hebrew Congregation is asking members of the Jewish community to stand in solidarity against hate in res…

Mar

22 2019

Purim Shabbat with IndyChai

7:00PM - 10:00PM  



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Wear a costume! Bring a friend! Have some fun on this Purim Shabbat hosted by your IndyChai friends! Details on…

Mar

23 2019

Torah Today: Exploring the Laws of Daily Jewish Living

1:15PM - 2:15PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Jacob Mark is exited to explore contemporary applications of Jewish law and living, based on a world-renowned curricu…

Mar

23 2019

Parents Night Out

6:00PM - 10:00PM  

JCC B-Wing
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

PNO 2018-2019

Parents Night Out is a respite opportunity for parents, with fun and inclusive programs geared towards…

Mar

23 2019

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Mar

24 2019

Purim Party (A Shlicha Event)

9:15PM - 12:00AM  

Address provided upon RSVP

Indianapolis, IN 46260

Celebrate Purim with music, good food, and good friends! BYOB. Costumes mandatory!

Call or text Israeli Emissary Lia…

Mar

24 2019

Giving Joy to our Holidays - YoPhI Service Learning

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

JFGI Education Center
Enter through Door 1
6705 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

If giving is a mitzvah year-round, what makes giving around Purim and Passover so special?

Come join local 3rd - 5th…

Mar

24 2019

J-Serve 2019

10:30AM - 1:30PM  

JFGI Education Center
(Former BJE-Enter Door 1)
6705 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join other 6th – 12th graders from around Indy for our annual teen service mega-event J-Serve! This year’s J-Serv…

Mar

26 2019

Senior Lunch Program

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

JCC - Laikin Auditorium
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join the Libby & David Fogle Lunch Bunch on Tuesdays and Thursdays for great food, conversations and programming!

We…

Mar

27 2019

Torah Study with Rabbi Sendrow

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Shaarey Tefilla
3085 West 116 Street
Carmel, IN 46032

Come spend time with Rabbi Sendrow and learn more about Torah. He makes Torah Study enjoyable through group discussions.

Mar

27 2019

Class "Pirkei Avot Anthology: Ethics of Our Fathers"

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Pirkei Avot Anthology: Weekly exploration of Talmudic ethics, with open discussion, from the perspectives of a multit…

Mar

28 2019

Senior Lunch Program

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

JCC - Laikin Auditorium
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join the Libby & David Fogle Lunch Bunch on Tuesdays and Thursdays for great food, conversations and programming!

We…

Mar

28 2019

Volunteer with JFS at Second Helpings

4:00PM - 8:00PM  

Second Helpings
1121 Southeastern Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Join Jewish Family Services for an evening of Tikkun Olam (the Hebrew words for "repair the world") at Second…

Mar

30 2019

Torah Today: Exploring the Laws of Daily Jewish Living

1:15PM - 2:15PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Jacob Mark is exited to explore contemporary applications of Jewish law and living, based on a world-renowned curricu…

Mar

31 2019

Spicing Up Your Seder

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

Domont Auditorium, JFGI Education and Engagement Center
6705 Hoover Rd.
Door #1
Indianapolis, IN 46260

JFGI invites all grandparents to learn new ways to engage grandchildren of all ages through food, activities, ritual,…

Mar

31 2019

Nice Jewish Brunch #AMI

10:00AM - 12:00PM  



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Brunch series for the LGBTQ+ Jewish community

Mar

31 2019

Mahjongg Madness

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Congregation Beth Shalom
849 W. 96th St.
Indianapolis, IN 46032

Second Annual Mah Jongg Madness sponsored by the Congregation Beth Shalom Sisterhood. Open to maj players of all leve…