Frying Pan Showdown: Eight Nights, Sixteen Oil-Doused Battles

Hanukkah can feel so commercialized these days. On the other hand, Jewfolk staff (and you too, we bet) are are so excited to eat all the fried things. And we especially want to find out what the fried favorite of the Twin Cities is in 5782. Enter: Frying Pan Showdown, a bracket-style competition between a […]

LIVE NOW! World-Class Jewish Culture from the Comfort of Your Cabin

Last October, TC Jewfolk reimagined vacationing for life during a pandemic, and this weekend, the ultimate Jewish staycation is back for a second year! TC Jewfolk is proud to present JCation 2021, a sundown-to-sundown celebration of 10,000 ways to be Jewish in Minnesota and beyond. We’ll kick off with Havdalah with author and activist, Abby […]

Write to Rest

What is “Write to Rest” about? Often translated as “sabbatical year,” shmita (שמיטה‎) literally means release. Like the sabbath, the 7th day of rest within the week, shmita is the 7th year of rest in the calendar cycle as designated in the Torah. During a shmita year (in original form), land was to be left […]

TC Jewish Resources for Business Owners + Workers

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Jump To: Networking & Social Events | Reopening Your Business | Financial Relief Resources | Resources for Entrepreneurs | Resources for Workers Networking & Social Events (Re)Opening a Business MN Dept. of Employment & Economic Development Safely Returning to Work Hub Guidance on Reopening Businesses FAQs for Businesses Employer Preparedness Plan requirements checklist COVID-19 Preparedness […]

Resources for Upcoming Jewish Holidays

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Jump To: Hanukkah | Chag HaBanot/Eid Al-Banat | The Shmita Year Looking for Judaica? Heritage Judaica has free Jewish ritual items (and so much more)! Head to our TC Jewish Directory to connect with a local synagogue if you’re looking for holiday services. Hanukkah Hanukkah is celebrated this year from sundown Sunday, November 28 – sundown Monday, […]

J•Cation On Demand

We can’t exactly travel for pleasure right now, but what about a staycation on demand? In a year when pretty much everything, including leisure time, has markedly changed, Jewfolk pulled together to present our first-ever 24-hour event highlighting our mission of 10,000 ways to be Jewish: J•Cation, the ultimate staycation. The J•Cation experience includes something […]

We Were Built for This Moment: Jewfolk Turns 11

In the midst of a year that defies ordinary timekeeping, TC Jewfolk is celebrating our 11-year anniversary!! We’re still relatively young as an organization, and we’re very proud of how far we’ve come since our inception in August 2009. But do you know what fills us with even more pride? It’s you! The community that we’re so privileged […]