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Hear Denver's own weekly Jewish Radio newsmagazine each Sunday at 6:30 PM (Mountain Time). Your hosts: Dean and Maxwell Rotbart

August 5th: Bibi Netanyahu and Israeli Dipolomacy   

Herb Keinon - Radio Chavura
Coming to Denver
Receive a private briefing on Israel and its relations with Egypt, Turkey, and China from Herb Keinon, chief diplomatic correspondent for The Jerusalem Post. Herb is the guest on tonight's edition of Radio Chavura, airing at 6:30 p.m. on 990 KRKS AM in Denver.

Herb also discusses the dangers facing Israel from Syria and Iran and talks about what it's like to cover Prime Minister Benjamin "Bibi" Netanyahu. 

Herb will be in Denver on November 5th to keynote Radio Chavura's first live community forum - to be held Election Eve.  Herb will discuss what the U.S. election is likely to mean for U.S.-Israeli relations. 

Herb, a native of Denver, has been at the Post since 1985 and has covered the diplomatic beat since August 2000.  He and his wife live in Ma'ale Adumim.  They have four children.
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Ted "Zvi" and Sharon Gelt - Community Leaders


Sharon Gelt - Radio Chavura The 13th cycle of the daily Daf Yomi has begun, and leading the daily learning at both Aish Denver and EDOS is scholar Ted Gelt.


Ted and his wife, Sharon, were the guests on our special "no-music" Tisha B'Av edition of Radio Chavura.  While Ted discussed his involvement with the Daf Yomi, Sharon spoke with us about her extensive volunteer work and how Jewish study along with gardening have enriched her spiritual life. 


Hear the full audio now, here.


Be sure to see photos from Denver's Siyum Hashas celebration here.


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Siyum Hashas - Radio Chavura
Denver's Siyum Hashas: August 1, 2012 - Aish Denver
By Avital Rotbart

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Special thanks to everyone in the Jewish community who is helping to spread the word about Radio Chavura, including:
  • Rabbi Jamie Arnold, Temple Beth Evergreen
  • Hazel Gensberg, BMH-BJ
  • Rabbi Ben Greenberg, BMH-BJ
  • Gail Kessel, HEA
  • Naomi Kirshner, HEA
  • Elaine Lee, Temple Micah
  • Elaine Lichterman, BMH-BJ
  • Neshama Mousseau, Temple Beth Evergreen
  • David Rosenfeld
  • Helen Rotbart
  • Susie Sigman, Temple Emanuel
  • Howie Shapiro, DAT Minyan
  • Connie Suson, Rodef Shalom
  • Barbara Tipton, BMH-BJ


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Coming Next Week
August 12th
Elizabeth Naidu - Radio Chavura
Jewish culture and worship extends around the globe.

Dr. Seth Ward, who teaches at the University of Wyoming, will report from New Mexico, where he helped organize a recent conference about Crypto-Jews.

Elizabeth Naidu, a native of the Mumbai region and active member of the Denver Jewish community, will talk about the indigenous Jewish community of India.

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August 10th
  • Bnei Akiva - Kabbalat Shabbat Carlebach Davening
  • Nashira! Let Us Sing! Kabbalat Shabbat - HEA 6 p.m.
August 19th

  • Temple Beit Torah  
    (Colorado Springs) Mah Jongg tournament. Great prizes! Phone: 719-573-0841
  • Greek Jewish Festival 
    HEA Social Hall - 5-8 p.m. 


August 23rd

August 25th
August 30th
September 5th

October 15-25

  • Mizel Museum special "Art & Culture in Israel" travel event.  303-394-9993


November 5th

Send your free Mazel Tov listings to:

Please be sure in include your name and phone number. 
Coming Soon
Brigitte Gabriel - Radio Chavura
Brigitte Gabriel - Founder, ACT! for America, and expert on terrorism.

Dr. Joshua Jacobson - Radio Chavura

Dr. Joshua Jacobson - Founder and Artistic Director, Zamir Chorale of Boston.

Rabbi Daniel Alter - Radio Chavura
Rabbi Daniel Alter - Head of School, Denver Academy of Torah.
Photo of the Week
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Ethel Freed attends the Siyum Hashas on August 1st at Aish Denver.
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