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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.


Light Shabbat candles at 6:06 p.m.

Ahavas Yisrael—Kabbalat, 30 minutes before sundown

SPARK, Women’s Division of JOIN Orlando—A weekend to relax, rejuvenate and reconnect at Reunion Resort in Kissimmee. Info: Sarah at sgittleson@joinorlando.org or 917-804-6191.


The Roth Family JCC—“The Fantasticks,” presented by Theater at the J, 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Cost: $10-$20


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.

Holocaust Memorial Resource & Education Center—Exhibition: Anne Frank: A History for Today, through March 17. Learn about the events leading up to WWII, and choices people made. Photos of the Frank family and other occupants of the secret annex.

The Roth Family JCC—“The Fantasticks,” presented by Theater at the J, 3 p.m.- 5 p.m. Cost: $10-$20.

Congregation of Reform Judaism—Program with Dr. David Tucker, son of singer Richard Tucker, who narrates an audio and video tribute to his father. 2 p.m., $18 per person for the community/ $10 CRJ members, seniors and students. Info: Julie Begani, jbegani@crjorlando.org.


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.

J-Serve fundraiser—At Jeremiah’s Italian Ice in Maitland, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Info: Robby Etzkin, 407-621-4031.

St. Augustine Jewish Historical Society—A Review of Jewish Influence in the Mid-Nineteenth Century South with focus on David Yulee, 7 p.m. in the St. Augustine Campus Teaching Auditorium, 2990 College Dr., St. Augustine. Info: 904-626-5956.


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.


Jewish Learning Institute—Five-week Hebrew reading crash course, 7:30 p.m., Nate’s Shul, 1701 Markham Woods Rd., Longwood. Cost: $85.


The Roth Family JCC—“The Fantasticks,” presented by Theater at the J, 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Cost: $10-$20.


Light Shabbat candles at 6:09 p.m.

Ahavas Yisrael—Kabbalat, 30 minutes before sundown

Congregation Beth Shalom—Shabbat Across America, at the synagogue, 7 p.m. Info: Gale Barr, 386-789-0999.

Shabbat 1000—Celebrate Jewish unity in the Pegasus Ballroom in the Student Union on UCF campus, 5:30 p.m. appetizers; 6:15 Shabbat candles lit; 6:30 p.m., Shabbat dinner. Info: Rabbi Chaim Lipskier, 407-310-8876.


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