Tikkun Ha-Ir of Milwaukee is collecting hats, scarves, gloves, socks, toiletries, toys, small gifts and tote bags for its annual holidayGifts for the Homeless.
A club-atmosphere jazz concert in memory of Joseph Aaron (1920-2013) — Milwaukee clarinetist, saxophonist, educator and frequent Jewish community performer — is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 1, 5-8 p.m.
Edgewood College in Madison will present “Building Bridges: Jewish/Catholic Women of Faith — An Evening with Blu Greenberg and Sister Dianne Bergant, CSA."
The Milwaukee Jewish Federation’s Economic Forum 2014 will feature Marc Lasry, co-owner of the Milwaukee Bucks professional basketball team.
Author (“The Red Tent”) and Jewish activist Anita Diamant will be speaking on Saturday, Oct. 25, 4 p.m., at Congregation Shalom, 7630 N. Santa Monica Blvd.
Noted Jewish Argentine writer Ana María Shua will offer a bilingual reading of her short fiction, followed by a discussion of her work in the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Golda Meir Library (2311 E. Hartford Ave.) on Thursday, Oct. 23, 6:30 p.m.
Three public lectures are being offered by the Mosse/Weinstein Center for Jewish Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in October and early November.
Sarah Chudnow Community programs in October include discussions of the U.S. health care system and of local and world politics.
Music, art and politics are the foci of October’s programming at Chai Point Senior Living.
The Milwaukee Jewish Federation and the Chicago-based Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership will bring an educational opportunity to people working for Milwaukee’s Jewish agencies and organizations.