Many grocery stores have numerous kosher options. When shopping it is important to look for products with a kosher symbol, such as the OU. For kosher meat, Trader Joe’s has a good selection.
Athens Jewish Film Festival
The Athens Jewish Film Festival continues to present Jewish film programming year-round and its main event is held in late winter or early spring annually. For more information visit their website here.
Monthly Conservative & Weekly Orthodox Minyans
A warm, welcoming conservative egalitarian minyan led by CCI Congregant Marilyn Gootman meets once a month on Saturdays from 10 to 12:00PM at the Hillel building. Following the service is a vegetarian Kiddush provide by those who attend. For information on future services, contact Marilyn Gootman.
A wonderful weekly Orthodox minyan takes place weekly downstairs at the Hillel building. For more information, contact Professor Eddie Azoff.
Congregation Children of Israel
Hillel has an excellent relationship with the local Reform synagogue in town. During the high holidays, CCI opens its doors to UGA students for free reform services. For more information on Congregation Children of Israel, see their website here.
Jewish History of Athens
For the Encyclopedia of Jewish Communities entry on Athens, GA click here.