725 West Drake Road, Fort Collins, CO 80526
Service Details Here
Please check here for changes. Childcare is not provided unless otherwise noted.
Evening Shabbat -Fridays at 7:00pm
Torah Study - Saturdays at 9:00am
Morning Services - Saturdays at 10:15am
|3/27||7:00pm||Erev Shabbat led by Rabbi Shoshana|
|3/28||9:00am||Shmita Shabbat led by Rabbi Shoshana|
|4/3||6:00pm||Soup & Seder led by Rabbi Ben|
|4/4||9:00am||Torah Study led by Rabbi Ben|
|4/4||7:00pm||Shmita Seder led by Peter Dratch and Paulette Dolin|
Kids & Teens
Preschool Summer Camp
Registration is Now Open
We are excited to announce a new summer camp for preschoolers at CHS! Join us for “A Trip Through Israel” from June 8-August 7 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9-12. There will be four camp sessions, each two weeks long, open to children from age 3 through kids who will start kindergarten in the fall. Questions? Contact email@example.com.
To register, visit https://harshalomrsregistration.wufoo.com/forms/summer-camp/
Pre-Registration is now open for the 2015-16 school year.
FAMILY-FRIENDLY EVENTS AT HAR SHALOM
While all events and services at Har Shalom are open to families with children of all ages, some events are particularly kid-friendly. Click here for a list of upcoming Family-friendly events.
New Session Added
My Jewish Journey
Leading a Passover Seder: The Freedom to be Creative!
Sunday, March 29, 10:30am
Please join us in the preschool classroom as we share wisdom and best practices about how to lead a meaningful, age-appropriate, and challenging seder. Facilitated by Rabbi Shoshana.
Adult b'nai mitzvah
Are you an adult who never had a Bar or Bat Mitzvah as a teenager? Under the guidance of our Rabbis and tutors, Congregation Har Shalom is planning an adult B'nai Mitzvah program.
Chicago Klezmer band to Perform!
Saturday, March 28, 7:00pm
Har Shalom is excited to announce that Tum Balalaika, a nationally-known Klezmer band, will perform a lively concert of 'Yiddish Soul Music' at the Lory Student Center Theatre on the CSU Campus.
Pre-Concert Dinner with Temple Or Hadash
Saturday, March 28, 5:00pm at the Moot House in Fort Collins
News & Highlights
Faith Family Hospitality
Volunteers are still needed to help with hosting next week, March 29th - April 5th, for the Faith Family Hospitality program, in which Har Shalom partners with Foothills Unitarian to host families experiencing homelessness who stay overnight at the Unitarian Church for the week. Questions, please contact Josh Goldstein at firstname.lastname@example.org. To signup, visit: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/904054daaa92f4-mar29
Passover begins April 3
Passover is only 2 weeks away. What are your plans? Home seders seem to go along with our current shmita year and this is what holidays are all about.
Sign up to host or attend a Passover seder using the following link:
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080c4ba5a923a64-host Questions? please contact Helen Graber at HGraber22@gmail.com.
Soup & Seder at CHS
Friday, April 3, 6:00pm
Join us for a Passover Soup & Seder. The Seder will be led by our very own Rabbi Ben and Rabbi Shoshana. This will be a great event for all ages. Soup, Seder plate foods, and dessert will be served. Feel free to bring any Passover props that will add to the service (i.e.masks, puppets, plagues). Thanks, looking forward to seeing you all there.
To sign up, go to: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080c4ba5a923a64-soup
Saturday, April 4, 7:00pm
Join us for a Schmita Seder at Har Shalom. It is a seder that will ask the four questions and discuss many more, including the meaning of Pesach in this Shmita Year. Ritual food will be just what is needed for the blessings of the seder, so come full and ready to talk and to sing. Suggested contribution $5 or less. Make your reservation at the office, and if you have questions leave them with the office and we will be in touch.
Hosting a Passover Seder?
Visit the Jvillage Passover Holiday Kit for helpful hints, recipes, games and more. This year's kit includes articles such as 13 Alternative Hagaddah's to Brighten Up your Passover Seder.
Planning an event? Email the Har Shalom office first to see if the date is available!
Blogs & Podcast
Rabbi Ben's Zohar Blog
Rabbi Ben has joined many around the world in studying a half a page of Zohar a day. He has been recording and podcasting his daily study, and has created a blog where his recordings can easily be accessed. Feel free to listen and enjoy!
Recent Blog Posts
Tu B’Shevat (The fifteenth day of the Hebrew month of Shevat) is known as the “New Year for the Trees.” It has become a festival celebrating our connection to eretz Israel, tickling our imagination
Closed for lunch: 12-1
Our office is located at the front of the Synagogue. You are welcome to visit any time during office hours. We would be happy to show you around.
Rabbi Office Hours
Rabbi Shoshana Leis:
Tuesday 11:30am - 1:30pm
Rabbi Ben Newman:
Thursday 1:00 - 2:00pm
Friday 12:00 - 1:00pm
Alternative days and times available by appointment. For Rabbinic Emergencies,
please call 970-599-1037