Welcome to Hillel at the Claremont Colleges!

We strive to build a close-knit community among Jewish college students and we invite you to explore the expansive Jewish life at the Claremont Colleges. Events are open to students, faculty, and staff as well as to residents of the surrounding community. We include people of all backgrounds, experiences, political views, and identities.

Join us for Spring 2016 Events including:

Tu B'Shevat Seder--Friday, Jan. 29th Following Shabbat Dinner

Welcome Back Bagel Brunch and Tu B'Shevat Hike--Saturday, January 30th

Halona Retreat—-Relax, take a breath, sing, s'mores, sleep...Shabbat at Pomona's cabin in the mountain village of Idyllwild.  What could be better?

Grove House Shabbat  (5:30 Shabbat Services; 6:30 Shabbat Dinner)--Co-sponsored by the Jewish Cultural Life Club at Pitzer
Come to Grove House and Pitzer and enjoy awesome vegan food!

Watch for Purim, Passover, and many fun events to come!
Watch for the schedule of events including candle lighting each night rotating from campus to campus, the annual Fried Food Fest, Dreidel Spinning contests, and party celebrations.

Relax at the end of the first busy week with great singing, delicious food and new friends!


Weekly Shabbat Dinners and Services
Friday, Jan. 22nd
Welcome Back Shabbat
Friday, Jan. 29th
Tu B'Shevat Shabbat
Friday, Feb. 5th
Bring A Friend Shabbat
Friday, Feb. 12th
Harvey Mudd Family Weekend Shabbat
Friday, Feb. 19th Scripps, HMC, CMC, Pomona, Pitzer Family Wknd Shabbat
Friday, Feb. 26th Halona Retreat Shabbat
Friday, March 4th Grove House Shabbat
Friday, March 11th and 18th Spring Break
Friday, March 25th Purim Shabbat (Grove House)
Friday, April 1st Tzedek Shabbat
Friday, April 8th Faculty/Staff Shabbat
Friday, April 15th Shabbat HaGadol
Friday, April 22nd First Seder (Oldenborg)
Friday, April 29th Alumni Weekend and Shabbat Pesach (Oldenborg)
Friday, May 6th Yom HaShoah Remembrance and Honoring Seniors Shabbat
Friday, May 13th Graduation Shabbat

Most services at 5:30pm and Shabbat Dinner at 6:30pm. RSVP and more info at claremonthillel@gmail.com.