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 Fall 2015 Events including:
Halona Retreat — October 9th-10th--Relax, take a breath, sing, s'mores, sleep...Shabbat at Pomona's cabin in the mountain village of Idyllwild. What could be better?
The Mitzvah Project: A One Person Holocaust Drama and Lecture that examines one of the most astonishing stories of the Second World War--7:00pm, Thursday, Oct. 15th, Seaver Theater, Pomona Colleges
Featuring Roger Grunwald and Directed by Annie McGreeveyCo -Sponsored by Claremont Hillel, Oldenborg Center (Pomona), Department of Theater and Dance (Pomona), Department of History (Pomona), The Office of International Initiatives (Pomona), Dept of Religious Studies (Pomona), The Mgrublian Center for Human Rights (CMC), Dean of Students (Pomona)
Grove House Shabbat and Jewish Story Slam--Friday, Oct. 23rd, (5:30 Shabbat Services; 6:30 Shabbat Dinner, 8:00pm Jewish Story Slam)--Co-sponsored by the Jewish Cultural Life Club at Pitzer
Come to Grove House and Pitzer and enjoy awesome vegan food and share awesome Jewish stories!
Chanukkah Happenings--December 6th-14th
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!
|Friday, Oct. 23rd||Grove House Shabbat
|Friday, Oct. 30th||Challah for Hunger Shabbat
|Friday, Nov. 7th||Singing Shabbat
|Friday, Nov. 13th||Hillel Faculty/Staff Shabbat
|Friday, Nov. 20th||Student Board Election Shabbat|
|Friday, Dec. 4th||AIDS Awareness Shabbat|
|Friday, Dec. 11th||Shabbat Chanukkah and Honoring Outgoing Board|
Most services at 5:30pm and Shabbat Dinner at 6:30pm. RSVP and more info at firstname.lastname@example.org.