JIMENA Happy Hour at Lost & Found Beer Garden Oakland

JIMENA Happy Hour at Lost & Found Beer Garden Oakland
040 Telegraph Ave, Oakland June 20 6:00-8:00 pm Tickets It's time for JIMENA "Arak and Roll" Happy Hour! Join JIMENA's Young Professional community for a fun evening of backgammon and ping-pong in the yard, local beers, and friends at Lost & Found Beer Garden, Oakland! This is also an opportunity to meet JIMENA's Young Professional Board and learn about ways to get involved with JIMENA. JIMENA is an SF based nonprofit which advocates for the preservation of the history and culture of Jews from the Middle East and North Africa. Learn more about JIMENA's work at www.jimena.org.

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Jimena and Shamayim Shabbaton Weekend

Jimena and Shamayim Shabbaton Weekend
Sephardic Temple Tifereth Israel Friday, June 7 7:00 pm
Saturday, June 8, 2:00 pm Tickets JIMENA and Shamayim invite you to
SHABBATON WEEKEND: TWO SEPARATE EVENTS, ONE GREAT WEEKEND! (Purchase of Friday dinner not necessary to attend the FREE Saturday lunch) FRIDAY, JUNE 7th - SHABBAT UNDER THE STARS Join us for a lovely outdoor Shabbat dinner with other Jewish young professionals in their 20s and 30s. Hear stories of Jewish life across Sephardic lands, have an authentic Sephardic meal, share a drink with new friends and stay to mingle and play backgammon. Jews of all heritages welcome! Services 7:00 p.m., Dinner
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Shabbat Salaam X

Shabbat Salaam X
Manny's, San Francisco Friday May 31, 7:00-9:00 pm Tickets Join us on Friday, May 31, for Shabbat Salaam X, an interfaith dining experience that brings Jews, Muslims and young adults of other backgrounds together for dialogue, culture and community. Making this Shabbat experience extra special is the fact that it is taking place during the last Friday night of this year's Ramadan festival, meaning this dinner will also be an Iftar dinner (the meal that breaks the Ramadan fast). About the food: Given that we believe in food as an incredible tool to bring people of all backgrounds together,
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JIMENA Happy Hour At “Culture:Shock” Exhibition

JIMENA Happy Hour At "Culture:Shock" Exhibition
Black Diamond Gallery, Brooklyn. 332 Hooper Street Thursday, June 6th. 7 - 9 PM Tickets JIMENA is excited to invite you to a special Happy Hour with drinks and mingling at the Black Diamond Gallery in Brooklyn with esteemed guest-speaker, Joseph Braude and a talk with artist, Lenore Mizrachi-Cohen. Joseph and Lenore will talk about their work to preserve and share the Middle Eastern heritage of Mizrahi and Sephardic Jews.

Joseph, JIMENA's Arabic Outreach Director is an Iraqi Jew, Middle East specialist and strategic communications expert who has lived, worked and written extensively on Arab - Jewish relations in the Middle
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“Leaving, never to return” exhibition at Eretz Israel Museum

"Leaving, never to return" exhibition at Eretz Israel Museum
A Tribute to the Jews of Arab Countries and Iran
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Hen Mazzig: My Fight For Mizrahi and LGBTQ Recognition & Rights

Hen Mazzig: My Fight For Mizrahi and LGBTQ Recognition & Rights
Hen Mazzig, algerminar’s top 100 most positively influential Jewish people in the world, is an Israeli writer, international speaker and activist for social equality.
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Young Professional Happy Hour

Young Professional Happy Hour
San Francisco, CA. Wednesday, April 10th 6:30PM It's time for JIMENA "Arak and Roll" Happy Hour! Join JIMENA's Young Professional community for a fun evening of Moroccan appetizers, Arak and belly dancers at Marrakesh San Francisco! This is also an opportunity to meet JIMENA's Young Professional Board and learn about ways to get involved with JIMENA. Tickets here
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Mimouna

Mimouna
Los Gatos, CA. Saturday, April 27th 8:00PM /ג’ייסיסי לוס גאטוס שמח לשתף פעולה עם ארגון "ג'ימנה" ו"איי אי סי סן פרנסיסקו" ולהביא לכם אדפטציה שלנו לחגיגות המימונה התכוננו למסיבה מזרחית-ישראלית באוירה מרוקאית, עם בופה מתוקים אוריינטליים (מופלטות, שבקיות, מרציפנים ועוד), דיג'יי שירקיד אתכם לצלילים מבית אבא: משה פרץ, עומר אדם, ליאור נרקיס, עדן בן זקן, אייל גולן ועוד רבים וטובים שיודעים לעשות שמח,רקדניות בטן, בר אלכוהול ועוד הפתעות קצת על המימונה המִימוּנָה הוא חג עממי של יהודים יוצאי צפון-מערב אפריקה, ובעיקר יהדות מרוקו, הנהוג במוצאי היום השביעי של פסח. חגיגת המימונה כוללת פתיחת שולחן עמוס מטעמים מתוקים, לבוש מסורתי (גלימות
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Stories and Outlooks of Jews from Arab countries

Stories and Outlooks of Jews from Arab countries
San Francisco, CA. Sunday, April 28th. 2PM Join us at Temple Emanuel we hear the compelling personal stories of former Jewish refugees from North Africa and the Middle East. JIMENA leaders will reflect on the current rise of antisemitism, anti-Zionism, and attitudes towards Israel and the Middle East. This event will include a moderated panel discussion and Moroccan desserts. REGISTER HERE Semha Alwaya was born in Iraq and grew up in Turkey, Iran and Israel. Her parents were among 125,000 Iraqi refugees whose citizenship was revoked and their property confiscated by the Iraqi government in the middle of the 20th
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Mimouna!

Mimouna!
Urban Adamah and JIMENA invite you to a Saturday night Mimouna celebration on the farm! Mimouna is a traditional festival celebrated by Moroccan Jews the day after Passover, marking the return to eating chametz (leavened foods). Families open their homes to neighbors and friends, and fill their kitchen tables with an abundance of delicious sweets symbolizing fertility, joy, success, health, and prosperity.
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Join us as we secure the rights of Jews from North Africa and the Middle East