Events at Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines

News & Events

Stay in touch with us by getting the latest news and information. We offer several ways to connect with our programs and services. Also be sure to check out the latest issue of the Jewish Press to learn more about what’s happening across Iowa’s Jewish communities.

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Community Calendar

Explore the community calendar to find social, spiritual and educational gatherings throughout the area. In addition to recurring meetings and classes, you’ll find details about upcoming services, school happenings, holidays and more. Our calendar includes activities for all ages — families, kids, adults and seniors.

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Special Events

The Federation hosts special events throughout the year to celebrate our heritage, history and community programs. See upcoming events and how to register.


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Our Blog

Visit our blog to read regular updates and stories from the Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines and our pillars.

Read the Latest News from the Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA)