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.
FRIDAY, MAY 13
Light Shabbat candles at 7:50 p.m.
Ahavas Yisrael—Kabbalat, 30 minutes before sundown
SATURDAY, MAY 14
The Roth Family JCC—“The Wonderful Wizard of Song: An Evening with Harold Arlen” at the Roth Family JCC. 9 p.m. Cost: $20 prime seats; $15 & $10 general seats. Info: Sara Rennert, 407-621-4044. Reserve tickets at orlandojcc.org/theater
SUNDAY, MAY 15
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.
The Roth Family JCC—“The Wonderful Wizard of Song: An Evening with Harold Arlen” at the Roth Family JCC. 3 p.m. Cost: $20 prime seats; $15 & $10 general seats. Info: Sara Rennert, 407-621-4044. Reserve tickets at orlandojcc.org/theater
Jewish Pavilion—Fourth Annual Golf Society Tournament tee off, honoring Carol Feuerman, 7:30 a.m. at Alaqua Country Club, 2091 Alaqua Dr., Longwood. For info: Ken Davis, 407-727-5354 or Eli Bercovici, 321-356-8214.
The Roth Family JCC—Summer Sundays, 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. Hang out at the pool with friends, play games, have a bite to eat and listen to music. All ages welcome. Cost $15 per adult; $10 per child; 2 and under, free. RSVP at orlandojcc.org/summersundayshttp://orlandojcc.org/summersundays by Wednesday prior.
COS Men’s Club—A Day at the Races, open to all. Qualifying starts at 1 p.m., eliminations start at 1:30 p.m. at Lil 500, 150 Atlantic Drive, Fern Park. Cost: $20 per person and includes 3 races, pizza and soda. No charge to watch the races. Reservations required before May 12.
Temple Israel—Adult Education Committee presents Abraham Lincoln and the Jews by lecturer Murray Toborowsky. 4:30 p.m.-6 p.m. at Temple Israel. Refreshments available from 4 p.m.—4:30 p.m. Open to the community and free of charge. Info: http://www.tiflorida.org or call 407-647-3055.
Rosen JCC—Israel Independence day celebration, 11 a.m.—3 p.m. at the Rosen JCC. Cost: $18 in advance and $20 at the door. Camel rides, $10. Info: Lorri Levine, 407-387-2740 or email@example.com
MONDAY, MAY 16
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.
Rohr Jewish Learning Institute—Six-week course “Strength and Struggle: Lessons in Character from the Stories of Our Prophets,” 7:30 p.m.-9 p.m. at Nate’s Shul, 1701 Markham Woods Rd., Longwood. Cost: $99. Info: 407-636-5994.
TUESDAY, MAY 17
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.
Kinneret Apartments—Zei Gezunt—Be Healthy! Program 11:45 a.m. a program to ensure that ongoing health and wellness of the elderly is addressed through programs to educate, diet and exercise.
Rohr Jewish Learning Institute—Six-week course “Strength and Struggle: Lessons in Character from the Stories of Our Prophets,” 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. at Center of Jewish Life, 7347 W. Sand Lake Road, Orlando. Cost: $70. Info: 407-354-3660.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 18
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.
Rohr Jewish Learning Institute—Six-week course “Strength and Struggle: Lessons in Character from the Stories of Our Prophets,” 7:30 p.m.-9 p.m. at Chabad of Orlando, 708 Lake Howell Rd., Maitland. Cost: $99. Info: 407-644-2500.
THURSDAY, MAY 19
Chabad of North Orlando—Behind Enemy Lines: The true story of a French Jewish spy in Nazi Germany, Mathe Cohn shares her story at the Westin in Lake Mary, 7:30 p.m. Cost: $15. Register before May 10, $10. Info: 407-636-5994.
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.
FRIDAY, MAY 20
Light Shabbat candles at 7:54 p.m.
Ahavas Yisrael—Kabbalat, 30 minutes before sundown.