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How Did Germany’s Weimar Democracy Become the Third Reich?
Saturday, July 29th 3:00 pm
Discussion with Jack Mayer, author of Before the Court of Heaven and  Life in a Jar: the Irena Sendler Projectread more

World Affairs Discussion Group

Wednesday June 21st
7:00 pm at Shir Shalom

As part of our adult education summer program, there will be a discussion group focusing on current events as they relate to world affairs, moderated by Stuart Matlins. Join in this open and respectful sharing of ideas.

For more information, contact Mark Klampert at MMKDDS@aol.comread more

Study with Rabbi Haigh

Sunday, June 18th
Rabbi Haigh will lead a Text Study
that has been created by T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights
accessing ancient Jewish Texts as an entree to thinking about the complexity of these past 50 years since the Six Day War… read more

Tent Shabbat

It’s Summer and time for Tent Shabbat
Friday, June 16
7:00 pm
Join Rabbi Haigh with special guest, Ygal Shapir, retired Colonel from the Israeli Navy, who will tell his personal story of the Cherbourg Boats Drama. We will also honor David Blank at this service.… read more

Scholar-in-Residence Weekend With Rabbi David Saperstein – Jewish Dimensions of Social Justice: Tough Moral Choices For Our Times

Mark Your Calendars Friday, June 2nd – Sunday, June 4th
Scholar-in-Residence Weekend With Rabbi David Saperstein—
Senior Advisor for Policy and Strategy for the URJ, Director Emeritus, Religious Action Center (RAC, and Newsweek magazine’s most influential rabbi in the country 2009.

The Scholar-in-Residence Weekend is made possible by the generosity and vision of Paul and Enid Rosenberg in memory of Chickie Rosenbergread more

Save The Dates for Summer Fun

Saturday, July 22nd Shir Shalom's Annual Fun Raiser
6:00 pm
Cocktails and Appetizers, Elegant Sit Down Dinner,
Raffles, Super Silent Auction, and Live Auction!
More information to follow.

Camping Trip at Silver Lake, Barnard, Vermont,  August 4-5
Friday, August 4, 7:00 pm
Shabbat Worship at the Silver Lake Pavilion followed by potluck dinner.  Come even if you are not camping.
Saturday, August 5, 9:00 am
Campfire Shabbat Morning Worship

Community Seder Monday April 10

Come Celebrate a Community Seder.
6:00 p.m. Monday, April 10,

Please bring a main dish, vegetable, side dish, salad or dessert (enough for 10 people) and bring a soup pot and ladle for your table

 

Remember to bring your bags of items to Food Bank donate to the Reading and Woodstock food shelves in support of the annual Pesach Food Drive

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