Cong. Beth Shalom Clearwater

Purim Gala: The 10th annual Purim Gala will be held on Sunday, March 20 at 6 p.m. at The Collection on Palmetto. RSVP by March 4. The event will honor Wendy and Blake Lenett. It will be an evening of cocktails, food, entertainment, dancing and a live and silent auction. Kashruth observed. For more information, call the synagogue at (727) […]

Cong. B’nai Israel St. Petersburg

To register for Zoom and other events listed below, call the synagogue office at (727) 381-4900, or check the website www.cbistpete.org for more details. Psalms of Kabbalat Shabbat: Learn the language of the psalms and hear melodies to inspire on Wednesdays, Feb. 23 and March 2 at 6:45 p.m. This program is offered on Zoom and possibly in person. Pirke […]

Temple Ahavat Shalom Palm Harbor

Judges and prophets: An adult study class will meet on Thursdays, Feb. 24 and March 3 at noon to study the judges and prophets. The classes meet via Zoom. No prior knowledge is needed. Join the class anytime. RSVP to Susi Segal at susiwintsegal@gmail.com Lecture: Learn about the involvement of American and Canadian Jews in Israel’s War for Indepencence during […]

Temple Beth David Spring Hill

Day at the races: Gather at the Temple Beth David Race Track , in the social hall, on Saturday, Feb. 26 for day of mock horse races, with doors open at 6 p.m. and post time at 7:30 p.m. There will be food available, prizes and a hat contest. A $5 donation is requested and groups are welcome. For more […]

Shabbat Candle Lighting Times

Religious Directory

PINELLAS COUNTY Reform Temple AHAVAT SHALOM — 1575 Curlew Rd., Palm Harbor, 34683 • Rabbi Matthew Berger • Cantorial soloist, Allison Rosoff • Telephone: (727) 785- 8811 • Website: www.ahavatshalom.org • Affiliated with Union for Reform Judaism Temple BETH-EL — 400 S. Pasadena Ave., St. Petersburg, 33707 • Rabbi Jenn Mangold • Rabbi Emeritus Michael Torop • Telephone: (727) 347-6136 […]


Young adult 10-month fellowship The Jewish Federation of Florida’s Gulf Coast, in collaboration with Partnership2Gether, is seeking applicants to become a Southeast Fellow in Hadera-Eiron, Israel for a term from September through July 2023. Applications are due by Monday, Feb. 28. Southeast Fellows will be immersed in the culture of Israel, living with other young adults in the Israeli region […]

Barnyard Purim party planned March 13

Children will get to ride ponies, hold bunnies and chicks, and visit a face-painting booth and more during a barnyard Purim party on Sunday March 13. The free party is a project of PJ Library and the Jewish Federation of Florida’s Gulf Coast and will be held in-person at DK Farms, 1750 Lake Ave. SE in Largo, from 9:30 a.m. […]

Congregations to have joint Purim events

A joint Purim celebration for children will be held between two St. Petersburg congregations on Sunday, March 13, then three days later a joint Purim event for adults will be held between temples in St. Pete and Clearwater. The fun begins when Congregation B’nai Israel hosts its own kids and those from Temple Beth-El for Purim Carnival 2022 on Sunday, […]

New museum display highlights local survivor stories

In what is the first of what will be a continuing series of exhibits, the Florida Holocaust Museum (FHM) in St. Petersburg is now offering a display about local Holocaust survivor Lisl Schick in the Kane’s Furniture Hall on the third floor of the museum. “This is something new,” explained FHM interim director Erin Blankenship. In the past, the third […]