Announcements and Events
Welcome to newest member Daniel Akers
Sunday, April 23, 10 am. Brotherhood Breakfast. Speaker: Dr. Corliss Tacosa, Prof. of Political Science at ODU. Subject: Russian president Vladimir Putin and of course what tweets President Trump will come up with the night before. $6 for non-members of Brotherhood. Guests welcome.
Sunday, April 23, 4 pm. Yom Hashoah observance at JCC. Speaker Stacey Z. Robinson; Holocaust Writing and Visual Arts awards. Details in flyer.
Tuesday, April 25, 7 pm at JCC. "Torah Today" series, presented by Rabbi Gershon Litt, Adath Jeshurun. "Jewish Medical Ethics", opening remarks by Alan Diamonstein. No charge; underwritten to benefit the community mikveh. RSVP to email@example.com.
Wednesday, April 26, 11 am. "Jewish Cooking" is the theme of the continuing "Jewish Way" adult education class with Rabbi Sokol. Selected Wednesdays through June 7: See schedule for dates and special recipe to be taught each week. Please RSVP by previous Friday (April 2, etc.) 596-8352. Small fee for ingredients.
Friday, April 28, 7:30 pm. Abridged Shabbat Service followed by presentation. Prof. Maura E. Hametz of ODU will speak on "The Risiera di San Sabba and the Legacy of the Nazis in Trieste, 1943-2017."
Sunday, April 30, 10:30-11:30 am, workshop presented by Alzheimer's Association co-sponsored by Rodef Sholom. See flyer.
Wednesday, May 10, "Torah Today" series, presented by Rabbi Gershon Litt, Adath Jeshurun. "Hot Topics in Jewish Philosophy", opening remarks by Joanne Roos. No charge; underwritten to benefit the community mikveh. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
cancelled Sunday, May 7, 11 am to 5 pm. Jewish Food Festival at JCC cancelled.
Saturday, May 13, 10 am. Religious School Shabbat Service (in place of Friday service) followed by potluck luncheon. Details: please sign up by Monday, May 7 (596-8352). Suggested items include bagged salads, pasta salad, dips, chips, spreads, sliced cheese, tuna/egg/or chicken salad, boiled eggs, cut up veggies, pitted olives, or bring your own favorite. For allergy and kashrut purposes no nuts, sunflower/safflower oil, coconut, pork, or shellfish.
Sunday, June 11, 11:00 am, changed from May 21. Annual Congregational Meeting and brunch. No charge.
Social action opportunities:
-Caring Committee ongoing opportunities to help our members for appointments or Shiva (see Social Action tab under Activities).
-Pulpit Committee: additional members needed to line up volunteers for honors at Services.