J-pride Community Summit
First ever community summit will feature a training on navigating difficult conversations and a “Know Your Rights” workshop.
Sunday, March 19th, 2017 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Temple Israel 2324 Emerson Ave S MPLS, MN 55405
RSVP at www.jfcsmpls.org
Keeping the Spirit Alive: A Conference for Caregivers and Those Supporting a Loved One with Dementia
This years conference will include keynote addresses from siblings Marc and Deb Grossfield
Sunday, April 30, 2017 8:00 am – 1:45 pm
Adath Jeshurun Congregation 10500 Hillside Ln. Minnetonka, MN 55305
Visit Jewish Family Services for more information
JDAIM (Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month) Community Event:
Check back for 2017 events
DARKEYNU CAFE & CHAT:
Second Tuesday of the Month; 7:00 – 8:00 pm; Ages 18+
Darkaynu Café features live music, sing-a-long, refreshments and fun, all in a café setting. Please register in advance through the Sabes JCC Inclusion Department. Cost: $5/café
FRIENDS ‘N’ FUN:
Monthly recreational programming in the greater community on Sundays. Contact Shaarim to inquire and to register. Please register in advance with Shaarim.
ADULT DARKAYNU: JEWISH EDUCATION OUR WAY
Learn about the weekly Torah portion, Jewish holidays, mitzvoth, Jewish rituals and customs in a fun and relaxing atmosphere. Explore your Jewish identity and connection to the Jewish community with other Jewish adults with disabilities. Please register in advance with Shaarim.
For more programs and events for young adults and adults with disabilities in the Jewish community, please see each agency for more details and to register:
Jewish Family & Children’s Services, Minneapolis – Caring Connections, Parent & Caregiver Series
Jewish Family Service, St. Paul
Sabes Jewish Community Center – Special Olympics, Friendship Seminar, Tikum Olam, Upstream Arts, Bi-Cities Fitness, Parent & Caregiver Support Group
Shaarim – Youth Darkaynu, Adult Darkaynu, Friends n’ Fun
Please note: Most every program in the Twin Cities Jewish community is inclusive to all who wish to attend. Special accommodations may be available. Please contact each agency to inquire.
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