To Do: Our Jlive Event Spotlight for January
By Diamond Bryant
January 12, 2023
Jlive is your one-stop hub for all the great events going on in Jewish Detroit. Discovery, classes, celebrations and more… there’s always something for everyone. Visit the Jlive site to see more!
Intro to Judaism with Rabbi Dan Horwitz | January 16 to May 22
Whether you were a Hebrew school rock star or dropout, are looking for a fun refresher course, are at the beginning of your Jewish learning journey, want to connect better with your partner, or are Jewish or not Jewish or Jew-ish, join us as we explore all the best of the Jewish tradition, from Torah to food to holidays to Israel and more!
Here’s the Deal: Canasta 101 | January 17
Join Federation’s Young Women’s Philanthropy for this fun-filled, four-part series and learn this classic card game from one of our community’s very own canasta queens! Bring along a friend or we’ll have a partner for you, meet other women of all ages, enjoy refreshments (coffee by day and cabernet by night) and carry on the tradition of one of Jewish Detroit’s favorite pastimes.
JGrand: Bubbies, Zaydies, and Grandbabies! | January 17
Reunite at The J! We’re back! Please join us in-person (and on select virtual dates) as we continue a 70+ year cultural and literary celebration that showcases diverse authors, curates new Jewish writing, and promotes the global art of Jewish storytelling.
YFTI Ski Trip | January 27
YFTI, JOIN US FOR AN AWESOME WEEKEND AT SHANTY CREEK RESORT!
No experience necessary!
We’ll meet at Temple Israel at 12:30 pm on Friday, January 27th for two days of skiing, tubing, and SO MUCH MORE.
Not a skier? Not a problem! Hang out in Traverse City with your friends!
ASIST Training: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training | January 30-31
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a two-day interactive workshop that teaches how to recognize when someone may be at risk of suicide and how to work with them to keep them safe.
Bookstock Colossal Collection Laurel Park Place, Livonia | February 5
Drive up and drop off your gently used books, audiobooks, records, cd’s and dvd’s to Bookstock, metro Detroit’s biggest and best used book and media sale. Bookstock is a community service project where proceeds benefit literacy and education projects in the City of Detroit, and counties throughout metro Detroit and northern Michigan. Bookstock 2023 will run April 23-30 at Laurel Park Place in Livonia.