Shemini Atzeret – Yizkor – Simchat Torah

October 8, 2017
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Shemini Atzeret – Yizkor – Simchat Torah

Shemini Atzeret and Yizkor, Thurs morning

Thurs morning Oct 12 Sh’mini Atzeret and Yizkor. Short service (one hour) starting at 8:30 am.

Simchat Torah, Thurs evening

Thurs evening Oct 12 Simchat Torah. Come and celebrate the Torah! Israeli dancing and make-your-own ice cream sundaes following a short service. Festivities begin at 7:00 pm.

Shabbat Services, Fri evening

Enjoy the holidays, but don’t forget Shabbat. Regular Friday night services Oct 13 at 8pm followed by a light oneg.

Shabbat Services, Sat morning

Regular Saturday morning services Oct 14 at 10am. We will be reading from the Torah portion B’reishit (“In the Beginning”).

Coming Up

• Sun Oct 22 Mah Jongg at Beth Mordecai. An afternoon of friends, food and Mah Jongg, 2-4pm. $5 per person. RSVP to Anita (

Additional Announcements

Please extend your warmest thank-you to Rabbi Metz and Cantor Chapman for our glorious High Holiday services. Check back–we will be posting links to the sermons and to a couple of new tunes that Cantor Chapman taught us.

On the subject of music, Rabbi Metz has been (ever-so-gently) introducing some new tunes on Shabbat. Here’s a link to a lovely Oseh Shalom on YouTube that the rabbi has been singing on Saturdays.

We are still collecting food for a local food pantry. Please drop off non-perishable packaged food items. The bins for drop-offs will be set up through Oct 14.

Rabbi Metz will be participating in the JCC’s “Senior Lunch in the Sukkah” Tues, Oct 10. Click here for info from the JCC.

Don’t forget to use the Amazon Smile program when you visit The synagogue gets a donation when you purchase. It’s free. Click for details.

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