Event Cancellations and Updates for the Cincinnati Jewish Community Due to the Coronavirus


Updated April 17, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Community events and large group gatherings have been affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. Here is a listing of those events that have been cancelled or modified. 

Events and Daily Minyan and Shabbat services are also posted on the our Virtual Events Calendar



Holocaust & Humanity Center
Closed temporarily to the public


Jewish Federation of Cincinnati

  • Super Sunday - Sunday, April 5 - Cancelled and working on alternative options
  • Lion of Judah Thank You Luncheon - Thursday, April 30 - Cancelled

Jewish Family Service
Updates on program changes: www.jfscinti.org/services/covid-19-updates-on-program-changes/

  • Passover Delivery Project - Sunday, March 29 - Plans will be modified. More information to be released soon.

Mayerson JCC 
Effective March 15 at 7pm, the Mayerson JCC will be closed through Sunday, March 29. The Early Childhood School will reopen on Monday, April 6. Program cancellations and updates: mayersonjcc.org/updates/

JVS Careers

  • JVS Careers 80th Anniversary Celebration - Wednesday, April 22 - Postponed
  • Redefine Retirement (Housing Options) - Tuesday, May 12 - Cancelled

StarPoint Home Care
Operating business as usual



Onward Israel Internship Program
Read more about this cancellation




Adath Israel Congregation 

  • See website for up-to-date information on offerings

  • Religious school will be closed for the remainder of the school year

  • The synagogue office will be closed for further notice

  • Coleman Family Judaica Shop will be closed until further notice

  • Newly cancelled/postponed events:

    • Brotherhood Shabbat - Saturday, March 28 (may be rescheduled)

    • Bible & Beer - Thursday, April 2 

    • Mitzvah Day - Sunday, April 19 (may be rescheduled)

    • Torah Fund - Thursday, April 23 (may be rescheduled)

    • 2020 Kosher BBQ - Sunday, August 16 


Congregation Beth Adam 
The following events have been cancelled:

  • Fighting for Freedom - Sunday, April 19
  • See website for additional updates

Congregation Etz Chaim
All religious services and events are suspended until further notice.

Congregation Sha'arei Torah

  • With Sha'arei Torah's temporary closure to prevent the spread of COVID-19, all events can be accessed remotely.
  • See website for more information and to access virtual events

Isaac M. Wise Temple

All events, programs and services at Wise Temple will be cancelled through March 28, with the exception of private lifecycle ceremonies and voting (March 17). 

Northern Hills Synagogue

  • All services and events are cancelled until further notice.

Rockdale Temple

Temple Sholom
Shabbat Services are suspended until April 3. Livestream available here.

Valley Temple

  • Services cancelled, but streaming is available from the worship button of our website
  • Check back for updates



Cincinnati Hebrew Day School - closed until further notice

Rockwern Academy - closed until further notice