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2012 Events Calendar Archive

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Dec. 24, 2012
Coventry, England

Powering the Promised Land: Fracking and Energy Use in Israel, with GZA President David Krantz, at Limmud UK.



Dec. 25, 2012
Coventry, England

Beyond Talk: How You Can Protect Israel's Environment, with GZA President David Krantz, at Limmud UK.



Dec. 21 — 22, 2012
Jerusalem

Harmony in the Holy Land, run by The Elijah Board of World Religious Leaders, The Jerusalem Peacemakers, Birth 2012, UNIFY, The Shift Network and Peace Day LIVE.



Dec. 21, 2012
Global

GZA General Membership Meeting run by the Green Zionist Alliance.



Dec. 17, 2012
New York

AZM Biennial, run by American Zionist Movement.



 

Dec. 12, 2012
New York

Launch of the Appropriate Innovation Initiative, run by the Heschel Center for Sustainability at the Maala conference.



 

Dec. 6 — 9, 2012
Falls Village, Conn.

Hazon Food Conference, run by Hazon.



Nov. 17 — 29, 2012
Israel

Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy and Innovation Conference, run by ORTRA Ltd.




Nov. 18, 2012
Hollis Hills, N.Y.

Climate Change and Israel's Future, the Hiram and Berdie Kleinstein Memorial Lecture with David Krantz of the Green Zionist Alliance, run by Hollis Hills Jewish Center.



 

Nov. 20, 2012
New York

Green Politics in Israel: Upcoming Elections and the Green Movement, a virtual parlor meeting with Dr. Alon Tal, run by the Green Zionist Alliance.



 

Oct. 17 — Nov. 14, 2012
Global

Jewish Social Action Month.

 


 

Nov. 12 — Nov. 15, 2012
Sde Boker, Israel

Implementing Rio+20 for Drylands & Desertification, run by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.

 


 

Nov. 13, 2012
Ramat Aviv, Israel

Population Increase and the Impact on Environmental Resources, with Prof. Paul Ehrlich of Stanford University, run by the Porter School of Environmental Studies at Tel Aviv University and the Israeli Society of Ecology and Environmental Science.



 

Nov. 13, 2012
Baltimore

How to Transform Your Community through Jewish Environmentalism, with the Green Zionist Alliance, Baltimore Jewish Environmental Network, Canfei Nesharim, Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life, Green Hevra, Jewcology.com and Pearlstone Center, run by Jewish Federations of North America.



 

Oct. 30 — Nov. 6, 2012
Israel

Hazon Israel Ride, run by Hazon.



Oct. 21, 2012
Putnam Valley, N.Y.

Pardes Brachot Community Orchard Planting (I), run by Eden Village Camp.



 

Oct. 25, 2012
Montreal

A Yiddish Farm: More than Kvetching and Shlepping Manure, with Naftali Ejdelman, run by Federation CJA.



 

Oct. 28, 2012
Putnam Valley, N.Y.

Pardes Brachot Community Orchard Planting (II), run by Eden Village Camp.



 

Oct. 16 — 18, 2012
Tel Aviv

Annual Science and Environment Convention, run by The Israel Society of Ecology and Environmental Science.



Oct. 14, 2012
Montreal

Powering the Promised Land: Fracking and Energy Use in Israel, with David Krantz of the Green Zionist Alliance, run by Le Mood.



Oct. 14, 2012
Montreal

Beyond Talk: How You Can Protect Israel's Environment, with David Krantz of the Green Zionist Alliance, run by Le Mood.



Sept. 30 — Oct. 4, 2012
Falls Village, Conn.

Sukkahfest, run by Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center.

 


 

Oct. 4 — 7, 2012
Pescadero, Calif.

Sukkot on the Farm, run by Wilderness Torah.

 


 

Oct. 7, 2012
Putnam Valley, N.Y.

Sukkot Harvest Celebration, run by Eden Village Camp.



 

Oct. 7, 2012
Berkeley, Calif.

Eat, Pray, Lulav, run by Urban Adamah.



 

Oct. 3, 2012
New York

Where Start-Up Nation Meets the Green Revolution: How Israeli Innovation is Greening the Holy Land and the Planet, run by New Israel Fund.



 

Feb. 16 — Sept. 9, 2012
San Francisco

Do Not Destroy: Trees, Art, and Jewish Thought, run by Contemporary Jewish Museum.

 


 

Sept. 9, 2012
Putnam Valley, N.Y.

Festival of Eden, run by Eden Village Camp.



 

Sept. 14, 2012
Dead Sea, Israel

Social Activism, with Daphni Leef and Spencer Tunick, run by Save Our Sea.



 

Sept. 13, 2012
New York

L'Chaim Toast to the New Year, run by Jspace, and cosponsored by the Green Zionist Alliance.



 

Sept. 13, 2012
Israel

Lead International Cleanup Day in Israel, run by KKL-JNF.



 

Aug. 31 — Sept. 2, 2012
Goshen. N.Y.

Golus Festival, run by Yiddish Farm.



 

Aug. 31 — Sept. 3, 2012
New York and Connecticut

Hazon New York Jewish Environmental Bike Ride & Retreat, run by Hazon.



 

Aug. 31 — Sept. 3, 2012
Putnam Valley, N.Y.

Family Camp run by Eden Village Camp.



 

June 7 — Aug. 16, 2012
United States

Cross-USA Ride, run by Hazon.

 


 

July 1 — Aug. 20, 2012
Sea Cliff, N.Y.

Advanced Yiddish, run by Yiddish Farm.

 


 

Aug. 19, 2012
Berkeley, Calif.

From Coop To Soup: The Process & Ethics of Kosher Meat, run by Urban Adamah.

 


 

Aug. 19, 2012
Global

Rosh Hashanah Livheima, New Year's Day for Domesticated Animals.

 


 

Aug. 19, 2012
New York

Seder for Rosh Hashanah Livheima, run by the Green Zionist Alliance, the Jewish Vegetarians of North America and a coalition of other Jewish organizations.

 


 

Aug. 19, 2012
Detroit

J-Cycle II: A Bike Tour of Historic Jewish Detroit J-Cycle II: A Bike Tour of Historic Jewish Detroit, run by the Jewish Historical Society of Michigan.

 


 

Aug. 20 — 24, 2012
Falls Village, Conn.

Berkshire Farm Stay with Adamah, run by Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center.

 


 

Aug. 7, 2012
Berkeley, Calif.

Films on the Farm: The Greenhorns, run by Urban Adamah.

 


 

Aug. 8, 2012
Berkeley, Calif.

Free Cooking Class, run by Urban Adamah.

 


 

Aug. 4, 2012
Berkeley, Calif.

Avodat Lev: Shabbat Morning on the Farm, run by Urban Adamah.

 


 

Aug. 2, 2012
Berkeley, Calif.

Music in the Zula: Ash Reiter, run by Urban Adamah.

 


 

July 22 — 29, 2012
Alaska

Retreat for Jewish Environmental Leaders: Kayaking in Alaska, run by Institute for Jewish Spirituality.



 

July 28, 2012
San Francisco

Man Without a Cell Phone, a film showing by EcoJews of the Bay as part of the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival.

 


 

July 18 — 22, 2012
Falls Village, Conn.

Berkshire Farm Stay with Adamah, run by Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center.

 


 

July 23 — 27, 2012
Falls Village, Conn.

Berkshire Farm Stay with Adamah, run by Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center.

 


 

July 17, 2012
Jerusalem

Animal Rights in Torah?, run by International Jewish Vegetarian Society at Salon Shabazi in Nachlaot, 24 Even Sapir.

 


 

July 8, 2012
Falls Village, Conn.

Farm Day, run by Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center.

 


 

July 8, 2012
Ventnor, N.J.

New Jersey Bike Ride, run by Friends of the Arava Institute.

 


 

July 9, 2012
Berkeley, Calif.

The Farm Bill and You Workshop, run by Urban Adamah.

 


 

July 14, 2012
Falls Village, Conn.

Water Wars: Israeli Water Usage, Peace and Conflict, with GZA President David Krantz, run by Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center.

 


 

July 7, 2012
Berkeley, Calif.

Avodat Lev: Shabbat Morning on the Farm, run by Urban Adamah.

 


 

June 10 — 30, 2012
United Kingdom

Rabbi Relay Ride, run by Gefiltefest.

 


 

June 29, 2012
Ramat Menashe Park, Israel

Free on Friday: Ramat Menashe Park, run by KKL-JNF.

 


 

June 1 — July 1, 2012
Sea Cliff, N.Y.

Beginner's Yiddish, run by Yiddish Farm.

 


 

June 12 — 17, 2012
Cold Spring, N.Y.

18th Annual Teva Seminar on Jewish Environmental Education, run by Teva Learning Alliance.

 


 

June 14, 2012
Cold Spring, N.Y.

Jewcology Leadership Training, run by Jewcology.

 


 

June 15, 2012
Lahav Forest, Israel

Free on Friday: Rimon Ruins in Lahav Forest, run by KKL-JNF.

 


 

June 15 — 18, 2012
Israel

Siach: an Environment and Social Justice Conversation, run by Siach.

 


 

June 15, 2012
Aminadav Forest, Israel

Free on Friday: The Maayanot Trail in Aminadav Forest, run by KKL-JNF.

 


 

June 16, 2012
Berkeley, Calif.

Havdallah Bonfire and Music Jam, run by Urban Adamah and Wilderness Torah.

 


 

June 17, 2012
New York

Bike to the Beach, run by Hazon.

 


 

June 18 — 22, 2012
Falls Village, Conn.

Berkshire Farm Stay with Adamah, run by Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center.

 


 

June 22 — 24, 2012
Falls Village, Conn.

Getting Grounded: Jewish Meditation on the Farm, run by Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center.

 


 

June 8, 2012
Achziv Bridge, Israel

Free on Friday: Achziv Bridge, run by KKL-JNF.

 


 

June 10, 2012
Putnam Valley, N.Y.

Family Farm Day, run by Jewish Farm School and Eden Village Camp.

 


 

June 3 — 10, 2012
Newton Centre, Mass.

To Till and To Tend: A Week-Long Intensive Course, run by Hebrew College.

 


 

June 5, 2012
Global

World Environment Day, run by United Nations Environment Programme.

 


 

June 3, 2012
New York

Celebrate Israel Parade, run by Jewish Community Relations Council of New York. Sign up to march with the Green Zionist Alliance and the American Zionist Movement! || Or sign up to march with the Green Zionist Alliance and the New Israel Fund!

 


 

May 25 — 27, 2012
California

Shavuot on the Mountain, run by Wilderness Torah.

 


 

May 25 — 28, 2012
Putnam Valley, N.Y.

Family Camp / Shavuot Celebration, run by Jewish Farm School and Eden Village Camp.

 


 

May 23, 2012
Foster City, Calif.

Israel Environmental Update, with GZA co-founder Dr. Alon Tal, run by EcoJews of the Bay.

 


 

May 24, 2012
Berkeley, Calif.

Speaking of Israel: Promised Land or Polluted Earth, with GZA co-founder Dr. Alon Tal, run by Urban Adamah.

 


 

May 14 — 16, 2012
Falls Village, Conn.

Berkshire Birding, run by Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center.

 


 

May 18, 2012
Israel

Clean the Land Day, run by Clean the Land.

 


 

May 19, 2012
Global

Rainbow Day.

 


 

May 10 — 13, 2012
California

Hazon California Ride & Retreat, run by Hazon.

 


 

May 11, 2012
Tel Aviv

Guided tour of the Center for Environmental Education at Hiriya, run by Lion of Judah — Israel.

 


 

May 13, 2012
Putnam Valley, N.Y.

Family Farm Day, run by Jewish Farm School and Eden Village Camp.

 


 

May 10, 2012
Global

Lag Ba'Omer.

 


 

May 6, 2012
Putnam Valley, N.Y.

Lag B'Omer Fire and Primitive Forest Skills Festival, run by Jewish Farm School and Eden Village Camp.

 


 

May 6, 2012
Forest Hills (Queens), N.Y.

Green for Queens Earth Day Fair, run by Central Queens Y.

 


 

May 5, 2012
Global

Climate Impacts Day, run by 350.org.

 


 

April 30, 2012
New York

Last Call at the Oasis, documentary film showing at JCC in Manhattan.

 


 

April 29, 2012
New York

Fighting for the Zionist Dream, run by the Jerusalem Post.

 


 

April 29, 2012
New York

Gasland, documentary film showing at Romemu.

 


 

April 25 — 26, 2012
Global

Yom Ha'atzmaut.

 


 

April 26, 2012
San Francisco

Private Tour of "Do Not Destroy: Trees, Art and Jewish Thought," run by EcoJews of the Bay.

 


 

April 22, 2012
Global

Earth Day.

 


 

April 22, 2012
Wheatley Heights, N.Y.

Community Mitzvah Day with Teva, run by Teva Learning Alliance.

 


 

April 22, 2012
Newton Centre, Mass.

Boston Jewish Food Conference, run by Beantown Jewish Gardens and Hebrew College.

 


 

April 22, 2012
Berkeley, Calif.

Introduction to Mushroom Cultivation, run by Urban Adamah.

 


 

April 23, 2012
Washington

Conference on Climate Change, run by National Religious Coalition on Creation Care.

 


 

April 24, 2012
Washington

A Day for the Climate, run by Interfaith Moral Action on Climate.

 


 

April 25, 2012
Albany, N.Y.

Earth Day Lobby Day, run by New York Interfaith Power & Light.

 


 

April 25, 2012
New York

Yom Ha'Atzmaut Celebration, run by Dor Chadash.

 


 

April 19 — 21, 2012
Beerotayim, Israel

Tenttech: Sustainable Technology Camp, run by Tenttech.

 


 

April 20, 2012
Jerusalem

Tree of Life: Reflections on Torah and Environment, a new film featuring Jeremy Benstein of the Heschel Center and Einat Kramer of Teva Ivri, at the Jerusalem Cinematheque.

 


 

April 11 — 15, 2012
California

Passover in the Desert 2012: Embracing Liberation, run by Wilderness Torah.

 


 

April 12, 2012
Boulder, Colo.

Rocky Mountain Jewish Food Summit, run by Hazon.

 


 

April 10, 2012
New York

Hazon Ride Launch Party, with Mark Bittman and Ruth Reichl, run by Hazon.

 


 

April 10, 2012
San Francisco

Food Justice Passover Seder, run by Pursue.

 


 

March 29, 2012
San Francisco

Creating Green Teams for Jewish Organizations, run by EcoJews of the Bay.

 


 

April 1, 2012
Putnam Valley, N.Y.

Maple Sugaring II, run by Jewish Farm School and Eden Village Camp.

 


 

April 1, 2012
Brooklyn, N.Y.

Second Annual Food Justice Passover Seder, run by Pursue.

 


 

March 27, 2012
Milwaukee

Sustainability Challenges: Lessons from Israel, with Dr. Daniel Orenstein, run by the Green Zionist Alliance, Milwaukee Jewish Federation and Congregation Sinai.

 


 

March 23 — 24, 2012
Global

National Day of Unplugging.

 


 

March 9 — 11, 2012
Reisterstown, Md.

Kayam Farm Beit Midrash: Shmittah and Society, run by Kayam Farm at Pearlstone.

 


 

March 10, 2012
Midreshet Sde Boker, Israel

Purim Parade, run by the High School for Environmental Studies in Sde Boker.

 


 

March 11 — 13, 2012
Reisterstown, Md.

Shmittah Summit, run by Kayam Farm at Pearlstone.

 


 

March 19, 2012
Jerusalem

Interfaith Climate and Energy Conference, run by Interfaith Center for Sustainable Development.

 


 

Mrch 25, 2012
Putnam Valley, N.Y.

Maple Sugaring I, run by Jewish Farm School and Eden Village Camp.

 


 

March 5, 2012
New York

Confronting Critical Issues Facing Our Environment Today: Oil and Gas Exploration and Initiatives in the United States and the Mediterranean Basin, run by Touro College.

 


 

March 1, 2012
New York

Birds as Peacemakers in the Middle East, with Prof. Yossi Leshem, run by American Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel and JNF-USA.

 


 

Feb. 29, 2012
Denver

A Conversation with Michael Pollan, run by Ekar.

 


 

Feb. 29, 2012
Global

Examining Durban: How Will the Last Climate-Change Talks Impact Jews, Israel and the World?, run by the Green Zionist Alliance and COEJL.

 


 

Feb. 23, 2012
New York

Nature without Borders: Environmental Peacemaking in the Middle East, run by the Yovel: The Green Zionist Alliance @ NYU.

 


 

Feb. 26, 2012
Jerusalem

Save the Jerusalem Forest, run by the Green Movement.

 


 

Feb. 17 — 18, 2012
Bryn Mawr, Penn.

Israel Encounters College Retreat, with GZA President David Krantz, run by Hillel of Greater Philadelphia.

 


 

Feb. 12, 2012
Redwood Regional Park, Calif.

Tu B'Shvat in the Redwoods, run by Wilderness Torah.

 


 

Feb. 8, 2012
Kibbutz Hannaton, Israel

Tu B'shvat Conference, run by Shalom Hartman Institute.

 


 

Feb. 8, 2012
Brooklyn

Pinot and Pomegranate: The Best Tu B’Shvat Party in NYC, run by Hazon.

 


 

Feb. 7, 2012
Philadelphia

A Culinary Celebration of Tu B’Shvat, run by Hazon.

 


 

Feb. 7, 2012
Berkeley, Calif.

Tu B'shvat Seder on the Farm, run by Urban Adamah.

 


 

Feb. 3 — 5, 2012
Falls Village, Conn.

Tree b'Earthday: Celebrate Tu b'Shevat, run by Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center.

 


 

Feb. 5, 2012
Toronto

Shoresh Food Conference, run by Shoresh.

 


 

Feb. 5, 2012
Marin, Calif.

Planting Trees for Salmon: Tu B'Shvat with EcoJews of the Bay, run by EcoJews of the Bay.

 


 

Feb. 2, 2012
Jerusalem

Environmental Threats to Israel and What We Can Do About it: The Green Course Approach, run by Orthodox Union Israel Center.

 


 

Jan. 30, 2012
New York

Chewing on Food Justice: The Farm Bill & You, run by Pursue.

 


 

Jan. 25, 2012
Global

Webinar: Environmental Education in Israel, run by Mofet International.

 


 

Jan. 14, 2012

Gasland, a free screening of the documentary about hydrofracking, run by Anshe Hesed Synagogue.

 


 

Jan. 19, 2012
San Francisco

Israel's Environmental and Social Crisis: The Prospects and Promise of Green Politics, with GZA co-founder Dr. Alon Tal, run by the Hazon, the Israel Center and the Green Zionist Alliance. E-mail Deborah Newbrun to RSVP. FREE. Seats are limited.

 


 

Jan. 9, 2012 (7:30 p.m.)
Rochester, N.Y.

The Environment: Arabs and Israelis Work Together to Protect the Region's Resources, with GZA co-founder Dr. Alon Tal, run by the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester.

 


 

Jan. 10, 2012 (12 noon)
New York

Israel's Environmental and Social Crisis: The Prospects and Promise of Green Politics, with GZA co-founder Dr. Alon Tal, run by the Green Zionist Alliance. FREE. Seats are limited. Click here to RSVP.

 


 

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