Kavod on the Road publishes from Oy to Joy monthly that includes events, programs, lectures and music that are hosted by our community partners (listed below).
Weekly Programs & Classes
Rehearsals for Colorado Hebrew Chorale
Mondays from 7:30 to 9:30 pmHeld at Hebrew Educational Alliance, 3600 S Ivanhoe St, Denver.In order to participate, send a copy of your vaccination card to Jancolorado@comcast.net.
Lunch & Learn with Temple Sinai
Thursdays at 12:00 to 1:00 pm via ZoomThe emphasis is on discussion, questions and thoughts—about the texts and other pressing issues of the day. Newcomer’s quickly & easily fit right in!
Rehearsals for Kol Nashim
Thursdays from 7:30 to 9:30 pm at Hebrew Educational AllianceTt Hebrew Educational Alliance3600 S Ivanhoe Street, DenverIn order to participate, send a copy of your vaccination card to Jancolorado@comcast.net.
Upcoming from Oy to Joy Programs
Clean Speech Colorado
November 1 to November 31Our communities are torn apart by division and strife. The way we speak is both the problem and the solution. Clean Speech Colorado is a community-wide education and awareness campaign to unite us in the practice of Jewish mindful speech, to build a more positive, respectful, and peaceful world. In our third volume, we’re enhancing the health and success of the most meaningful relationships of our lives and developing skills to infuse our lives with Shalom.
14th Annual Neustadt JAAMM Festival
Now to December 21Cultural arts program, with a focus on literary arts and Jewish-interest entertainment
Aqua Halloween Line Dance Party at Shalom Park’s J. Leonard Levy Family Adult Health & Wellness Center
Monday, October 25 from 4:00 to 5:00 pm
at 14800 E Belleview Dr #100, Aurora
Free to members | Contact Cindy Luebke, 303.680.5000 for details
The Death Positive Movement: End-of-Life Doulas, Death Cafes & Home Funerals – Vanessa Johnston, Death Doula Presented by Feldman Mortuary
Wednesday, October 27 from 12:00 to 1:00 pm at 2440 Wabash Street, DenverPart of the Before the Mourning: Sacred Conversations on End of Life ConcernsNo cost with a box lunch included
The health and safety of all is top priority. We request that only fully vaccinated individuals attend these events.
Learn About Wish of a Lifetime Volunteer Opportunities
Wednesday, October 28 at 1:00 pm via Zoom
Join Wish of a Lifetime from AARP to learn more about the variety of volunteer opportunities within the organization. Wish of a Lifetime from AARP(WOL) is 501c3 nonprofit and charitable affiliate of AARP. WOL’s mission is to shift the way society views and values our oldest generations by fulfilling seniors’ dreams and sharing their stories to inspire those of all ages. During this training attendees will gain a deeper understanding of the Wish of a Lifetime program, learn how to identify and nominate older adults, and be empowered to spread WOL’s mission to their network and community.
When: Oct 28, 2021 03:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for this meeting: https://aarp-org.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0oc-qprT0rEtVDsaobyREfYIXOySqtLyRW
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Understanding Alzheimer’s & Dementia Presented by The Alzheimer’s Association
Tuesday, November 2 from 3:00 to 4:30 pm | Live/Interactive WebinarAlzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging. Join us to learn about the impact of Alzheimer’s; the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia; stages and risk factors; current research and treatments available for some symptoms; and Alzheimer’s Association resources.
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Presented by The Alzheimer’s Association
Wednesday, November 3 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm | Live/Interactive Webinar
“Angel of the Warsaw Ghetto” Portrayed by Judy Winnick Presented by Lifelong Jewish Learning at Temple Sinai
Wednesday, November 3 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm at Temple Sinai
Temple Sinai is located at 3509 S Glencoe St, Denver, CO 80237
Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers – Middle Stage Part 1 Presented by The Alzheimer’s Association
Thursday, November 4 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm | Live/Interactive Webinar
Jewish Broadway Presented by Mimi Raizen, Kol Nashim
Sunday, November 7 from 7:30 to 8:30 pm via ZoomThis month’s presentation is about contemporary productions including “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder,” Come From Away” and “The Band’s Visit.
New Advances in Alzheimer’s Treatments Presented by The Alzheimer’s Association
Wednesday, November 10 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm | Live/Interactive Webinar
Traditional Klezmer Music – with Cookie Segelstein & Josh Horowitz Webinar Presented by CU Program in Jewish Studies
Monday, November 15 at 9:10 am via Zoom
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Join visiting musicians Cookie Segelstein and Josh Horowitz and Professor Yonatan Malin (CU Boulder) for a demonstration of and conversation about the styles, historical curiosities, and techniques of traditional klezmer music. Cookie Segelstein (violin and viola) is the founder and director of Veretski Pass, and has performed with Kapelye, The Klezmatics, and The Klezmer Conservatory Band. Joshua Horowitz (accordion, piano, cimbalom) is the director of the ensemble Budowitz and co-founder of the trio Veretski Pass, and has taught, performed, and recorded with Itzhak Perlman, Theodore Bikel, Stan Getz, and The Vienna Chamber Orchestra. They’ll show some of the unusual forgotten genres that accompanied the 8-day Jewish wedding celebrations of eastern Europe, and detail how those genres have morphed through time to form what we know today as klezmer music. This program is part of a concert series offered by the CU Boulder Program in Jewish Studies and College of Music exploring klezmer music, Yiddish song, and Middle Eastern/North African Jewish poetic songs (piyyutim). Blending performance and discussion, this concert series is made possible by funding from the CU Boulder Office for Outreach and Engagement Arts and Humanities Initiative, the Roser Visiting Artist Program in the College of Music, and the David Shneer Fund for Community Programming, Public Scholarship, and the Arts.
The Miracle Collector: 7 Keys to a Life of Wonder and Contentment Presented by Denver Chapter of Hadassah
Tuesday, November 16 at 6:30 pm via Zoom
Soles of a Survivor, a Book by Nhi Aronheim Presented by Lifelong Jewish Learning at Temple Sinai
Wednesday, November 17 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm at Temple Sinai
Temple Sinai is located at 3509 S Glencoe St, Denver, CO 80237
Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers – Middle Stage Part 3 Presented by The Alzheimer’s Association
Thursday, November 18 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm | Live/Interactive Webinar
Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience with Kavod Senior Life
Friday, November 19 | departs at 9:00 am from Kavod or a pick-up at the JCC Denver
A completely new way of encountering Art!”
Join us for an incredible once in a lifetime experience of this unique exhibit that is traveling the world! Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience is a largescale, multi-sensory experience! Immerse yourself in Van Gogh at the most visited multi-sensory experience in the world. The exhibit is a 20,000 square foot, light and sound spectacular featuring two-story projections of the artist’s most compelling works. Encounter the brilliance of one of
history’s greatest artists in 360 degrees.
Cost: $55 includes admission ticket & transportation
Deadline: November 1, 2021
Sign Up & Make Payment: KavodSeniorLife.org/campus-activities/activity-signup/
“Text and Context” Series with Leah Peer, Kol Nashim
Sunday, November 21, 7:00 to 7:45 pm via ZoomLeah will discuss “The Valley Awakens,” a poem by Joyce Chen set to music by Colorado composer David Wohl and premiered by Kol Nashim in January 2020.
The Sound of Music at the Candlelight Dinner Playhouse with Kavod Senior Life
Tuesday, November 30 departs at 4:30 from Kavod Senior Life or pick-up at the JCC Denver
Enjoy a wonderful dinner, served by the actors, and live theatrical performance at the Candlelight Dinner Playhouse. This is Colorado’s largest, most elegant and most spacious professional dinner theater! Dinner, tax and tip are included in the price, with choice of several delicious entrees. Entrée upgrades, alcoholic beverages and dessert are an additional charge if chosen.
Seats are limited, sign-up and pay now to reserve your seat.
Cost: $65 includes dinner, show and transportation
Deadline: November 1, 2021
Sign Up & Make Payment
Effective Communication Strategies Presented by Alzheimer’s Association
Tuesday, November 30 from 5:00 to 6:30 pm | Live/Interactive WebinarExplore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.