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MORNING AND EVENING MINYANS (Call synagogue to confirm time.)

Chabad of South Orlando—Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. and 10 minutes before sunset; Saturday, 9:30 a.m .; Sunday, 8:15 a.m., 407-354-3660.

Congregation Ahavas Yisrael—Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m .; Saturday, 9:30 a.m .; Sunday, 9 a.m., 407-644-2500.

Congregation Chabad Lubavitch of Greater Daytona—Monday, 8 a.m .; Thursday, 8 a.m., 904-672-9300.

Congregation Ohev Shalom—Sunday, 9 a.m., 407-298-4650.

GOBOR Community Minyan at Jewish Academy of Orlando—Monday—Friday, 7:45 a.m.—8:30 a.m.

Temple Israel—Sunday, 9 a.m., 407-647-3055.


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Light Shabbat candles at 7:33 p.m.

Ahavas Yisrael—Kabbalat, 30 minutes before sundown

The Roth Family JCC—Shabbat Shabbang Jr., 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Cost: $15 per adult; $10 per child, Children under 2 free. Info: Sara Rennert, 407-621-4038.

Jewish Pavilion—Passover seders at Savannah Court, 11:30 a.m .; The Commons, Windsor Place, noon; Arden Courts, 1:30 p.m .; Consulate, 1:30 p.m .; Westminster Winter Park, 3 p.m .; Horizon Bay Boston, 4 p.m .; Atria at Lake Forest, 5:30 p.m.


Jewish Pavilion—Passover seders at Plantation Oaks, 2 p.m.

Temple Israel—Prayerful meditation experiential workshop led by Rabbi Neely, 9:30 a.m. in the Savage Family Chapel at Temple Israel. Entire community is invited. Info: 407-647-3055.

Congregation of Reform Judaism—Night in the Tropics to honor Rabbi Engel for 18 years of service. 7:30 p.m.-11 p.m. Live tropical salsa band, silent auction and lots of food. Held at the synagogue at 928 Malone Dr., Orlando. Information: http://www.crjorlando.org


J.O.IN. Orlando—Hosts an interactive discussion titled: The Joy of Jewish Holidays” at 8 a.m. Shacharis at Orlando Torah Center, 8591 Banyan Blvd., Orlando. Breakfast included.

Jewish Pavilion—Passover seders at Oakmonte Village Siena/Cordova, 10:30 a.m .; Springhills of Lake Mary, 10:30 a.m.


Israeli Folk Dancing—7-7:30 p.m. beginners, 7:30-8:15 p.m. instruction, 8:15-10 p.m., requests. Cost: Free for JCC members, $5 nonmembers. Info: 407-645-5933.

Jewish Pavilion—Passover seders at Terra Vista Rehab & Health Center, 10 a.m .; Delaney Park Health & Rehab, 2 p.m.


Torah & Tea—Women’s study group meeting weekly from 9:30—10:30 a.m. in the Conference Room at the Chabad Center of Jewish Life, 7347 W. Sand Lake Road, Orlando. The group is open to all women. Admission is free and no previous Jewish education is required.

Grief Support Group—Sponsored by JFS Orlando in cooperation with Hospice of the Comforter, third of six sessions, 10:30 a.m.—11:45 a.m. at Congregation Ohev Shalom, 613 Concourse Pkwy South, Maitland. Cost: $5 per session contribution suggested. For information, call Jeanette Brownstein, 407-644-7593, ext. 232

Jewish Pavilion—Passover seders at Brookdale/Dr. Phillips, 2:30 p.m .; Westminster Towers, 6:30 p.m.


Temple Israel—Adult education class on the Torah portion of the week taught by Rabbi Neeley at the synagogue, noon. At 7 p.m. Rabbi Neely leads a seminar in the style of the Beit Midrash on Jewish Law. Info: 407-647-3055.

Congregation Beth Am—Adult Study, “Jewish Philosophy & Modern Questions,” 7:15 p.m. at the synagogue.

Jewish Pavilion—Passover seders at Lake Bennett Health & Rehab, 10 a.m .; Brookdale Ocoee, noon.


Jewish Pavilion—Passover seders at Quality Health Center, 2:30 p.m.

Our Jewish Orlando—Torah on Tap, 6 p.m. at Eola Wine Company in downtown Orlando.

A Bissel Yiddish—Classes in Yiddish the third Thursday of each month led by Joan Pohl and sponsored by the Jewish Pavilion, held at Brookdale in Longwood, 10:30 a.m. At the end of each lesson, students sing Yiddish songs, accompanied by Mimi Shader on piano. Info: 407-678-9363.


Light Shabbat candles at 7:38 p.m.

Ahavas Yisrael—Kabbalat, 30 minutes before sundown

Jewish Pavilion—Passover seders at Oakmonte Village Valencia/Cordova, 5 p.m.


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