Community Calendar

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Apr 19, 2019
Erev Pesach
Apr 20 - Apr 27, 2019
Pesach
Apr 21, 2019
Easter
Apr

1 2019

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May

15 2019

Power of Protest: The Movement to Free Soviet Jews

12:00AM  

JCC Indianapolis
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

The Movement to Free Soviet Jews, one of the most successful human rights movements in history, shows that voices rai…

Apr

1 2019

Interfaith Seder

6:00PM - 10:00PM  

Congregation Shaarey Tefilla
3085 West 116th St.
Carmel, IN 46032

An opportunity for the interfaith community to experience an authentic Passover seder.

Apr

1 2019

Cocktail Judaism -- The Art of the Haggadah

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

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

Join Rabbi Dennis Sasso and guests for conversation, humor, and spirits at Congregation Beth-El Zedeck. This month's …

Apr

2 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…

Apr

3 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.

Apr

3 2019

Maya Beiser - Internationally Renowned Israeli Cellist

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Laikin auditorium JCC
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

7:00 Free

Apr

3 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…

Apr

4 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…

Apr

4 2019

NEXTGen Committee Meeting - April 2019

6:00PM - 7:00PM  



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Apr

5 2019

Israel Shabbat Discussion

6:30PM - 8:30PM  



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Description to come - https://www.facebook.com/jfginextgen/

Apr

6 2019

CBS Tot Shabbat

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation Beth Shalom
849 W. 96th St.
Indianapolis, IN 46260

This is our Schehecheyanu Shabbat. Please join Jen Warriner and Juliette Nehring to celebrate this shabbat. It is for…

Apr

6 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…

Apr

7 2019

Maccabi Info Session

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Arthur M. Glick JCC Indianapolis Mordoh Meeting Room A-25
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis , IN 46260

Learn more about JCC Maccabi Games and ArtsFest! Join 3,000 Jewish teens from all over the world for a week- long Jew…

Apr

7 2019

Maccabi Info Session

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Arthur M. Glick Jewish Community Center (JCC)
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN

For parents of Jewish athletes ages 10-16 and Jewish artists ages 12-17, this session will present an opportunity to …

Apr

7 2019

A Tribute to Jewish Broadway

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Indianapolis Hebrew Congregation
6501 N. Meridian
Indianapolis, IN 46260

A "Jewish Broadway" musical program featuring Cantor Aviva Mauer and Cantor Melissa Cohen sponsored by the senior pro…

Apr

7 2019

Model Matzah Bakery Family Day

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Jewish Community Center
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Come and bake a matzah to learn how hand baked shmurah matzah goes from flour and water to a full baked edible matzah…

Apr

7 2019

Pickleball Family Open House and Clinic

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

JCC Indianapolis
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Pickleball is fun for the whole family!

Apr

8 2019

PJ Library with Play Pals

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Hasten Hebrew Academy
6601 Hoover Rd
Indianapolis, 46260

Bagels, coffee, music, story time, and crafts geared towards children age five and under, but all are welcome.

Apr

9 2019

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Apr

10 2019

Mercaz Ma'ase

12:00AM  



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Two days with multiple programs with representatives from Ma'ase.

Apr

9 2019

Hadassah Lunch & Learn

11:30AM - 1:30PM  

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

Series on famous Jewish American Women in arts, business and science, presented by members of the Greater…

Apr

9 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…

Apr

9 2019

Hope & Healing Grief Support Group

6:00PM - 7:30PM  

A-17
6701 Hoover Rd.
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Jewish community grief support group

Apr

9 2019

NEXTGen Monthly Happy Hour - April 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…

Apr

9 2019

Indianapolis Hebrew CongregatIon 7th Women's Seder

6:30PM - 9:00PM  

IHC
6501 N Meridian
Indpls , IN 46260

Indianapolis Hebrew Congregation is presenting the seventh women's seder by sisterhood. Has been sisterhood's most po…

Apr

9 2019

Film Screening: Stateless, a documentary film

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

JCC Indianapolis - Laikin Auditorium
Arthur M. Glick JCC
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

In the late 1980s, thousands of Soviet Jews were finally allowed to leave the USSR. But in 1988, American policy sudd…

Apr

9 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

Apr

10 2019

Jewish Educators of Indy council meeting

Apr

10 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.

Apr

10 2019

JFGI Board Meeting

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Laikin Auditorium, Arthur M. Glick JCC
6701 Hoover Rd.
Indianapolis, IN 46260

JFGI Board meeting

Apr

10 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…

Apr

11 2019

Passover at the Libby & David Fogle Lunch Bunch

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

JCC - Laikin Auditorium
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Come join the Libby & David Fogle Lunch Bunch for a special Passover program!

Apr

11 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…

Apr

11 2019

Moishe Pod Indy Grand Opening

6:30PM - 8:00PM  

Location Provided with RSVP
Broad Ripple Area
Indianapolis, IN 46220

Be sure to RSVP at https://bit.ly/2FC7ZOw!

 

Join us for an open house as we welcome you to our home and Indianapo…

Apr

11 2019

Forbidden Sounds: Music of the Holocaust

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Hahn Hall, Ball State University
1890 W. Riverside Dr.
Muncie, IN 47303

This concert by Ball State University Honors College students honors the music of composers who were murdered or whos…

Apr

11 2019

Politics Update with Pierre M. Atlas,

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

JCC Indianapolis - Laikin Auditorium
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Delve deeper than the headlines with Pierre Atlas. Atlas is professor of political science and director of The Richar…

Apr

12 2019

Shabbat Dinner

8:00PM - 10:00PM  



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Join local YPs with IndyChai for the April shabbat. Location TBA. This Shabbat will include some content…

Apr

13 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…

Apr

14 2019

Judaism 101

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

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

Shabbat & Kashrut, with Rabbi Shelley Goldman.

Apr

14 2019

Chai Mitzvah Teens Session 6: Israel and the Jewish Spirit

1:00PM - 2:15PM  

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

 

 

Apr

14 2019

CST and Beth Shalom Sisterhood Program - English High Tea

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

Tina's Traditional Old English Tea Room
30 North Rangeline Rd.
Carmel, IN 46032

Please join us as the women of both congregations come together to enjoy some fun, friendship and a traditional Engli…

Apr

15 2019

Women's Philanthropy - Common Threads

7:00PM - 9:00PM  



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Join other women to network and support the 2019 Annual Campaign. Topic: "The Choices We Make" featuring Jeannie Opdyke-Smith

Apr

16 2019

Lion of Judah and Pomegranate Event

11:00AM - 2:00PM  

TBD

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Annual Lion of Judah and Pomegranate Event to support the 2019 Annual Campaign. Topic: "The Power of One" featuring J…

Apr

16 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…

Apr

16 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.

Apr

16 2019

Intersections of Protest: Indianapolis Experiences

5:30PM - 6:45PM  

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

Panelists will discuss protest movements in Indianapolis, including the movement to free Soviet Jews — the opportu…

Apr

16 2019

JCRC Board Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

JCC Indianapolis
Arthur M. Glick JCC
6701 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

JCRC board members will be meeting

Apr

17 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.

Apr

17 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…

Apr

18 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…

Apr

19 2019

CANCELLED - First Night Seder @ Etz

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

More details to come!

Apr

19 2019

Community Family Seder

7:30PM - 10:30PM  

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

Chabad is again sponsoring its annual family seder, complete with full dinner and hagaddah discussion and song.

Apr

19 2019

Moishe Pod Indy Passover Seder

7:30PM - 10:00PM  

Location Provided with RSVP
Broad Ripple Area
Indianapolis, IN 46220

RSVP at https://bit.ly/2Ug7HpP

Pass the matzot and the Manischewitz at our inaugural Passover seder. Space is limite…

Apr

20 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…

Apr

20 2019

IHC Second Night Seder

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Market District
11505 N. Illinois St.
Carmel, IN 46032

Join IHC at Market District for our Second Night Seder!

Apr

21 2019

Nice Jewish Brunch #AMI

10:00AM - 12:00PM  



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Brunch series for the LGBTQ+ Jewish community

Apr

21 2019

NCJW Scholarship Interviews

11:00AM - 5:00PM  

Call for more information

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In person interviews will be scheduled for candidates for NCJW Scholarships

Apr

22 2019

PJ Baby Connect Zionsville/West Carmel Meetup

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

West Park
2700 W. 116th St.
Carmel, IN 46044

Come play at the park and pack a picnic lunch! 

Apr

23 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…

Apr

24 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.

Apr

24 2019

CST Book Club

7:15PM - 9:45PM  

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

Last Watchman of Old Cairo

Apr

24 2019

YoPhI Teen Board Parlor Meeting

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

N. Indianapolis Home
Address Provided Upon RSVP
Indianapolis, IN 46260

RSVP - https://www.cognitoforms.com/JewishFederationOfGreaterIndianapolis/YoPhITeenBoardParlorMeeting

Are you a risi…

Apr

24 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…

Apr

25 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…

Apr

27 2019

Beth-El Zedeck's Tot Shabbat

9:30AM - 10:15AM  

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

An interactive service of song, movement, and music for newborns to three-year-olds and their families. Older sibling…

Apr

27 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…

Apr

28 2019

Celebrate Earth Day 2019 at the JCC!

Apr

28 2019

Judaism 101

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

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

Final class, with Rabbi Shelley Goldman.

Apr

28 2019

NCJW Scholarship Interviews

12:00PM - 5:00PM  

Call for more information

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In person interviews for scholarships

Apr

28 2019

Etz Chaim Mimuna Celebration

5:30PM - 8:00PM  

Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation
6939 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Join Etz Chaim in celebrating the end of Pesach in a distinctly North African way! Mimuna is a celebration ushering o…

Apr

29 2019

NEXTGen Volunteers with Popsie's Pantry

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Jewish Family Services
6905 Hoover Road
Indianapolis, IN

Popsie’s Pantry is our community’s food pantry, which provides urgent food support to 76 families each month. In …

Apr

30 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…

Apr

30 2019

2019 Annual Campaign Kickoff: The Soap Myth starring Ed Asner

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

The Palladium at the Center for Performing Arts
1 Center Green
Carmel, IN 46032

Seven-time Emmy Award Winner and five-time Golden Globe Winner ED ASNER—famous for his role as Lou Grant in The Mar…