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Handcrafted Holiday Market at the J
Tuesday, November 5, 2019

The Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston (the J) will offer shoppers an opportunity to “shop til they drop” at a new Handcrafted Holiday Market on Friday, Dec 6 from 10:00 AM-3:00 PM and Sunday, Dec 8 from 10:00 AM-4:30 PM at 5601 S. Braeswood, Houston 77096.

 
Jewish Chefs Collaborate on Dinner Tied to Closing Night of Book Festival
Tuesday, October 29, 2019

The Evelyn Rubenstein JCC of Houston (the J) will be hosting a dinner on Closing Night of the Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book & Arts Festival on Wednesday, November 13. The dinner, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m., is tied to Alana Newhouse’s author talk featuring her book The 100 Most Jewish Foods, which is at 7:30 p.m. This pre-author talk dinner will be catered through a collaboration with Ziggy Gruber and Laykie Donin and is inspired by the book.

 
2019 Raymond E. Plotkin Maccabi Tennis Scholarship Awarded to Zachary Lewin
Thursday, October 24, 2019

The Evelyn Rubenstein JCC of Houston (the J) and the Plotkin family annually award a Team Houston tennis player the Raymond E. Plotkin Scholarship to play in the JCC Maccabi Games. Fifteen-year-old Episcopal High School student Zachary Lewin, son of Benjamin and Felicia Lewin, was named as this year’s recipient of the scholarship at the Team Houston send-off. 

 
There’s No Place Like the J:
Thursday, October 17, 2019

For the 30th year through its Annual Children’s Scholarship Ball, the Evelyn Rubenstein JCC of Houston is ensuring all children in Houston can learn and grow from the J’s array of enriching classes, camps, and early childhood programs.

 
Painting on Silk Workshop Returns
Monday, October 7, 2019

Back by popular demand, instructor Inga Strause-Godejord will lead an extended Painting on Silk Workshop on Sunday, October 27 from 1:00 PM-5:00 PM at the Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston, 5601 S. Braeswood.

 
Jewish Book & Arts Festival Kicks Off With A Glimpse Into The Fashion World
Wednesday, October 2, 2019

From a guide about how to be a calmer, happier parent to a film that chronicles the story behind one of Broadway’s most beloved musicals, this year’s Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston’s (the J) Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book & Arts Festival brings a variety of storytellers and their inspiring and entertaining tales to Houston book and film lovers. The 47th annual festival runs November 2-13 and kicks off on Saturday, November 2 at 8 p.m. with a talk from famed fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi who grew up gay in a Syrian Jewish Orthodox family. His book, I.M.: A Memoir, documents how he found freedom through fashion.

 
Fall Adult Art Programs Thrive at the J
Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Adult art programs are thriving at the Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston (the J) as the fall semester takes off. Included in the lineup of programs is the introduction of a Handcrafted Holiday Market plus the return of a popular lecture series and two upcoming art workshops.

 
Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book & Arts Festival Brings Literary Luminaries to Houston
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Famed fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi kicks off the Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston’s (the J) Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book & Arts Festival on Saturday, November 2 at 8:00 PM with his captivating memoir about growing up gay in a Syrian Jewish Orthodox family and the freedom he found through fashion.

 
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