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Because some congregants are highly sensitive and have adverse reactions to scented body products, colognes and perfumes, we are requesting that people refrain from wearing them when attending Har Shalom functions. Your help with this is greatly appreciated.
Evening Shabbat -Friday at 7:00pm
Torah Study - Saturdays at 9:00am
Morning Services - Saturdays at 10:15am
|8/19||7:00pm||Erev Shabbat led by Beth Hammer and Courtney Jahn|
|8/20||9:00am||Torah Study led by Barbara Sherrod|
|8/20||10:15am||Shabbat Service led by Peter Dratch|
|8/26||7:00pm||Erev Shabbat led by Jennifer Geraci|
|8/27||9:00am||Torah Study led by Jennifer Geraci|
|8/27||10:15am||Shabbat Service led by Beth Hammer|
Upcoming B'nai Mitzvah:
|Ayden Hinnerfeld||October 22, 2016|
|Ariel Birnbaum||March 18, 2017|
CHS Youth Education
Har Shalom Religious School registration is now open for the 2016-2017 school year. Register here.
News & Highlights
salatim - erev shabbat service
Friday, September 2, 6:00pm
In observance of her father's yarzeit, Barbara and Neil Sherrod will host a Salatim before Friday night services on September 2nd. In Israel, Salatim is a social hour with assorted small dishes and spreads. Please join us for this community eat-meet-and greet, and stay for services and oneg afterwards. Erev Shabbat service will begin at 7:00pm.
High Holy days
We are excited to announce that Rabbi Mark Novak will be joining us to lead High Holy Days services this year. He comes highly recommended for his rabbinical and cantorial expertise, with several members having met him in person at ALEPH Kallah a few weeks ago. Many thanks to Peter Dratch and the Spiritual Practices Committee for making this possible.
Order a Lulav/Etrog set for Sukkot
One of the mitzvot of the holiday Sukkot is to recite a blessing in the Sukkah over the "four species" of lulav (palm), etrog (citron), myrtle, and willow.
You can order a Lulav/Etrog set through Congregation Har Shalom by emailing Bob Lenk at [email protected] by Wednesday, August 31. The cost of a set is $36, or $32 for a smaller children's set.
Planning an event? Email the Har Shalom office first to see if the date is available!
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Please join us for a Shavuot workshop to take place on Thursday, June 9, 6-7 pm, Purple Cup Cafe, 1119 W. Drake Rd.
Our goal is to prepare heads, hearts and beings for new Torah. May the strength of our individual and communal vessels allow for the receiving of much-needed transformative insights into ancient words of wisdom, such that the all of Creation may experience the light of renewal. - Rabbi Shoshana and Maggid Charna
Here is the text we will be studying:
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.