Mikveh Bess Israel


Recent Blog Posts

  • 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…

  • Ex-Stress Yourself
    Thursday, January 7, 2016  | Filed under: Events
    Ex-Stress YourselfEx Stress Yourself
    Women’s Health & Wellness Event
    Sunday, February 28, 2016
    Mim Schwartz — Women’s Wellness Specialist
    Angie Murdukhayeva — Yoga Instructor
    Holly Niles — Licenced Nutritionist
    Click Here to Register
    $20 ($25 after February 21)
    Chabad of Greater Hartford
    2352 Albany Avenue
    West Hartford, Connecticut
  • Mikveh Bess Israel Swim-a-Thon
    Monday, June 8, 2015  | Filed under: Events
    Mikveh Bess Israel Swim-a-Thon
    Sunday, August 16, 2015
    Swimmers Wanted!
    For details and to register as a swimmer go to
    Separate times for men and women.
    Children and water-walkers welcome too.
    With thanks to the JCC for hosting this event
    Make a Splash Make a Difference