Special At-home Programming

YOUR GUIDE TO (VIRTUAL) JEWISH GREENWICH -- AND BEYOND!
 

Need Help Using Zoom? Click on the image below for a ZOOM TUTORIAL.               

Special thanks to Georgia Mann for making this very helpful instructional video that teaches how to create and use a Zoom account.

 
 
UJA-JCC GREENWICH 
Please visit the UJA-JCC Greenwich website for information on all of our virtual offerings! 
 
 
ONLINE EVENTS & RESOURCES  (Note: All listings are FREE, unless otherwise noted)
 
HELPFUL RESOURCES 
A big thank you to Georgia Mann for making this very helpful instructional video that teaches how to create and use a Zoom account.
 
The Greenwich Patch offers a listing of what's open and what's closed in town.
 
Here's a great way to use all those kippahs you've saved from every bar/bat mitzvah from the past 20 years; make a face mask! 
 
 
FOR KIDS & FAMILY
Missy Brown offers yoga, stories and creative activities for kids.
 
Our favorite library offers ideas on how to stay busy (and have fun!) during this time at home. 
 
Having trouble with home-schooling? J-Teen can offer teen volunteers for tutoring your child in different subjects. If you're interested, click on the link above. If you are a teen interested in volunteering (or know one who is), reach out to Guy Felixbrodt, felixbrodtg@ujafedny.org.
 
Are you bored yet? We've got you covered with this extensive list of fun games, science experiments, trivia, puzzles -- plus a whole lot more -- to keep kids, teens and families occupied. 
 
 
TRAVEL & MUSEUMS
Take a virtual tour of the national park.
 
Visit the word's greatest museums, take a tour through Boston, watch the "Panda Cam" at the Georgia Zoo -- and lots more! 
 
MoMA offers family art-making activities and online courses. 
 
 
ON STAGE: THEATRE, DANCE & MUSIC
Introducing "National Theatre at Home;" new plays offered weekly for online viewing. 
 
Streaming performances of Hamlet, Romeo and JulietA Midsummer Night's Dream and more.
 
Stream full-length performances of the dance company with "Ailey All Access" plus join the Ailey dancers for conversations on Instagram every week. 
 
Where and how to stream Broadway's best plays and musicals (free and to rent).
 
Free audio streams of The Sisters Rosensweig, Lost in Yonkers, The Importance of Being Earnest and more.
 
Each week they'll be offering one opera specially selected for young audiences, along with opportunities to learn more about the production.
 
 
FILM & TELEVISION
Produced and organized by New York’s Tribeca Enterprises. The YouTube-hosted event will feature programming from 20 top film festivals including the Cannes Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, Sundance Film Festival, Berlin International Film Festival, Tribeca Film Festival and Venice Film Festival.
 
"The Social Distance 100" from Letterboxd. Films available to stream (free and for a fee).
 
Insider's guide of the 101 best films to watch on the free streaming service. 
 
Sign-up for a 14-day free trial and stream film cult classics and discoveries from around the world.
 
Weekly film discussions for cinephiles from Emerson College. 
 
Every single Israeli TV show and movie you can stream right now. 
 
Sign-up for a 30-day free trial to stream Jewish films, television and documentaries.
 
Now that you finished The Tiger King on Netflix, check out some unusual suggestions for what to watch next. 
 
Insider's guide of the 101 best shows to watch on the free streaming service. 
 
What shows can you only see on Amazon Prime? Take a look at 33 options right here.
 
 
JEWISH CULTURE & STUDIES
Every Tuesday at 4:30 pm. May will feature chef Vered Guttman who will explore why dairy is eaten on Shavous and will share some of her favorite Shavous recipes from across the Jewish diaspora.  And Broadway Performance Coach and Musical Director Michael Lavine will introduce us to some great and unexpected Jewish Broadway songs.
 
Your portal to live-streaming Jewish experiences on the internet.
 
Virtual offerings and pertinent reading.
 
Take this time to brush up on your Hebrew skills, learn about Judaism and mindfulness, philosophy, Israel, Passover, and a host of other options. Partners in Torah will match you with a one-on-one study partner (on FaceTime, Skype, phone or the platform of your choice).
 
 
MINDFULNESS & MEDITATION
Resources for challenging times from the pioneers in Jewish mindfulness. 
 
Mindful meditations to calm you during this stressful time.  
 
 
 
In the Greenwich Community
 
CHABAD OF GREENWICH

Rabbi Yossi Deren & Andy Wels - Tanya, Daily Inspiration, Maimonides' Mitzvahs
All Weekday (S-F) mornings 8:30 AM
https://zoom.us/j/4881360762

 

Rabbi Feldman - Torah Class
Sunday Mornings 9:30 AM
https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCc6ID9IQknxtOnilQiYNr4Q

 

Rabbi Feldman - Talmud
Tuesday Mornings 10:00 AM
https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCc6ID9IQknxtOnilQiYNr4Q

 

Maryashie Deren - Tanya
Tuesday Mornings 12:15 - 12:45 PM
https://zoom.us/j/4045802626

 

Maryashie Deren - Parenting
Wednesday Mornings 9:15 - 9:45 AM
https://zoom.us/j/4045802626

 

Rabbi Feldman - The Rebbe's Teachings
Wednesday Mornings 10:00 AM
https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCc6ID9IQknxtOnilQiYNr4Q

 

Rabbi Feldman - Parsha
Thursday Mornings 9:45 AM
https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCc6ID9IQknxtOnilQiYNr4Q

 

Fairfield County United!
Join the Chabad rabbis of our region for some pre-Shabbat inspiration

Thursday Evenings 8:30 PM
https://zoom.us/j/9425111239

  
 
GREENWICH REFORM SYNAGOGUE
To attend meetings on Zoom.us/,  please email info@GRS.org for the ID number during regular business hours the day before to receive Zoom ID.   
    
Kids Sing-Along with Cantor Dunkerley (Please make sure your audio is muted.)
Wednesdays at 10 am (5/5, 5/13, 5/20 5/27)
 
Tot Shabbat with Rabbi Gerson and Cantor Dunkerley
Fridays at 5:00 pm (NEW TIME)
 
Shabbat Service with Rabbi Gerson and Cantor Dunkerley
Fridays at 7:00 pm
 
 
 
HEBREW WIZARDS
Check out Rabbi Debbie Salomon's Aleph Bet Rap. Click here to view.
 
Virtual Shabbat - Friday nights
Click here for the YouTube Channel.  
 
 
 
TEMPLE SHOLOM
Lunch 'n Learn with Rabbi Mitch 
Every Tues/Thurs 12:00 pm

Shabbat Sing-A-Long with Rotating Clergy
Fridays, 12:00 noon
email Lori.baden@templesholom.com for the link