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Nu… Why Purim?

Posted on March 2, 2021

This month, we will celebrate the holiday of Purim at which time we read the Megillah of Esther. Connecting with the child in us all, we celebrate this redemption story with costumes, groggers and levity. It is a time of joy when most of the long winter is behind us and springtime beckons. Passover, our Continue Reading »

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Temple Israel is hiring!

Posted on March 1, 2021

Head of School/Family Programming Coordinator We are seeking a dynamic, creative educator who is passionate about Jewish learning to direct our Hebrew School (K-7) and to implement family programming to foster ongoing engagement of families with children and teens. Our ideal candidate is a warm and approachable person who is committed to working collaboratively. We Continue Reading »

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Basic Judaism Class for Conversion

Posted on January 13, 2021

with Rabba Kaya Stern-Kaufman begins Wednesday, January 20, at 6:00 pm This class is required for conversion, but open to everyone interested in learning the basics about Judaism and living a Jewish life. Classes meet Wednesdays at 6:00 pm, via Zoom, on the following dates: 1/20, 2/17, 3/17, 4/7, 4/21, 5/5, 5/26, 6/16, 6/30 Register to receive Continue Reading »

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The Wall Has Been Beautified!

Posted on January 6, 2021

The first phase of the landscaping project that was a major beneficiary of the 2019 Annual Fund campaign has been completed! The granite blocks that formed an uneven, crumbling retaining wall below the playground and above the Court Street parking area have been rearranged to form a smooth, secure wall. The work was completed by Continue Reading »

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Annual Fund Has Hit Its Target!

Posted on October 8, 2020

By Fran Berman, Development Chair Thank you to the many donors who helped the 2020 Annual Fund surpass our $50,000 goal! Because of the community’s generosity, we can expand technology and programming this winter and spring to meet the special challenges created by Covid-19. This funding will enable members of our congregation to stay connected Continue Reading »