Mikveh Bess Israel


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  • Jew in the City
    Friday, February 2, 2018  | Filed under: Events
    Mikveh Bess Israel
    Jew in the City
    An Evening with Allison Josephs
    Tuesday, May 8th 2018, 7:30pm
    Alison Josephs is the founder and face of Jew in the City, an organization whose mission is to break down stereotypes about religious Jews and offers a humorous, meaningful look into Judaism through social media.
    Mandell JCC
    335 Bloomfield Avenue
    West Hartford
    Tickets $18
    Register Here
  • #MeToo West Hartford
    Friday, January 5, 2018  | Filed under: Events
    #MeToo West Hartford Poster

    #MeToo West Hartford
    A space for women to share our thoughts and experiences
    and look towards a safe and inclusive future.
    Saturday, February 10, 2018 – 8PM
    $10 Registration Fee
    Venue Supplied upon Registration
    E-mail if you have additional quesitons
    Registration essential as space is limited

  • Hidden Depths and Realized Potential
    Friday, November 3, 2017  | Filed under: Uncategorized
    Friends, in this week’s Shabbat message Jo Bruce, a member of the Board of Mikveh Bess Israel, shares her thoughts on the mikveh’s rich spiritual history and modern significance. Shabbat Shalom. – Howard
    Here in the Greater Hartford community, we are very blessed to have such a strong Jewish Federation that supports an array of Jewish…
  • Thank You Hannah!
    Friday, June 24, 2016  | Filed under: News
    Mikveh Bess Israel thanks Hannah Braune Friedman who has so lovingly and graciously acted as its Mikveh Attendant for the past two years. We wish her and her family well as they transition out of this role and into their new home in town.
    Moving forward, all Mikveh appointments can be made by calling this new…
  • Swim-a-Thon, Sunday, June 19, 2016
    Monday, February 22, 2016  | Filed under: Events, Uncategorized

    The Swim-A-Thon is on Sunday, June 19, 2016 at the Mandell JCC in West Hartford, CT.
    For details and to register as a swimmer go to
     Women’s Registration begins at 3:15pm
    Women’s swim times are 3:45-4:15pm and 4:15-4:45pm
    Men’s registration begins at 4:30pm
    Men’s swim times are 5pm-5:30pm and 5:30-6pm

    Adult Swimmers will have 30 minutes to swim as many…