Upcoming and Past Events

Here is a list of our upcoming and past events- all on Sundays at 11 am via Zoom except as noted. You need to register in advance! Click on the detail link for individual events to register.


Sept 12
Upcoming Events

Nosh and Knowledge

Sunday, September 12th  11:00AM

BYOB (Bring Your Own Bagel) as this is via Zoom

Margaret Good: How to Build Local Power

The Sarasota County Democratic Jewish Caucus proudly presents Margaret Good, who will be discussing her new initiative "Build Local Power" Please join us, become involved, and let's turn Florida BLUE!

Margaret is a former member of the Florida House of Representatives.

Click here for more details and to pre-register.

Previous Events
Jul 12 Dale Anderson, MD, Longboat Key Democratic Club, on “Voter Suppression and Democracy Degradation.” Click here for more details.
Aug 9 "The Justice Department as a Political Weapon", Robert Gary, JD, LLM and Gary Massel, Ph.D. via ZOOM. Click here for details.
Aug 23 "A Debriefing of the Democratic Convention and Now What Do We Do?", Lou Grossman, Mary Clupper, Barbara J. Katz, and JoAnne DeVriesand . via ZOOM. Click here for details.
Sep 13 Rep. Joseph Geller, “Why Joe Biden is Good for the Jews” / “Why Jews are Supporting Joe Biden.” Rep. Geller is the Florida Legislative Advisor to the Biden Campaign. Click here for more details.
Oct 18

Climate Change: The Threat and the Opportunities Click here for details.

Nov 15

Now What? The Significance and Impact of the Election

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Dec 13

Spotlight Israel: What the Future May Call

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Jan 24 "Oy! Is Florida hopeless??" Florida's rising Democratic voices,  US Congressman Ted Deutch Click here for more details.
Feb 21 Salsa and Hamantaschen: Hispanic Jewish Coalitions and Relationships, Guest Speakers: Nikki Fried, FL Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services Darren Soto, U.S. Congressman, Sunday, February 21st, 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM on ZOOM  Click here for details.
Mar 21 "The Black/Jewish Relationship, in Congress and Beyond". A dialogue with Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Val Demings, both US Congresswomen. Nosh and Knowledge 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM via ZOOM Click here for more details.
April 18


"The Israeli Elections and their Impact" Guest Speaker: David Horovitz, Editor-in-Chief of the "Times of Israel" Click here for more details.
April 27


"The Jewish Security Situation" Guest Speaker: Jeff Solomon, our Jewish Community Security Director. Click here for more details.
May 23 THE STATE LEGISLATIVE SESSION THROUGH JEWISH EYES This event, co-sponsored by the Florida Democratic Jewish Caucus, will feature the guest speakers Senators Lori Berman, Annette Taddeo-Goldstein, Representatives Joe Geller, and Ben Diamond.  Click here to see details and required pre-registration.
Jun 6   "How to write effective Letters to the Editor", Brad Hardin, SMART group. Click here for more details.
Jun 13 Annual State Meeting. 1. Passage of Revised Bylaws  2. Election of Officers and Board Members to serve from June 13, 2021, to January 2023. 3. Treasurer's report and discussion of statewide dues. 4. Thanks to retiring Officers from 2019-2021.

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Jul 8 Oy! What's the Future! [6:30 PM-8:00 PM] Our panelists (Professor Samuel Edelman, University of Miami, Professor Ira Sheskin, University of Miami, Rabbi Alan Cohen, and Rabbi Mark Winer )will discuss a variety of topics, focused on Israel's new government and what to do next.

Co-sponsored by Florida Democratic Party Jewish Caucus.

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Members Special Event: July 2 Political Partay.  Happy Hour at 5:00 PM Click here for more details.