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October 9-10: Shabbat Beresheet 5776

HAVDALLAH: 6:54 pm

Service Times (on non-holiday weeks)

Weekly Shacharit:
Sunday : 8:00 am

Monday-Friday: 7:00 am

Sunday: 7:00 pm (100 Centre Street)

Monday – Thursday: 7:00 pm
Friday: 6:00 pm Mincha/Ma’ariv/KICKS

Cuddle Up Shabbat
Friday, October 9 at 5:30 pm in the Main Sanctuary
We’ll welcome Shabbat together in this program for young families with song, stories, and movement. Afterwards, we’ll gather for a kid-friendly Shabbat dinner. Dinner is free, but please RSVP to by Thursday, October 8 if you wish to eat after the program.

Brotherhood/Sisterhood for a new generation
Sunday, October 11 at 9:00 am in Novakoff Hall
Calling all people! Our focus is fun, meaningful activities and worthwhile programs that will have a broad appeal.  Light refreshments will be served.  RSVP’s are appreciated to ​​

Shabbat event for Jewish Unattached Adults ages 45-65
Friday, October 23 at 7:30 pm at KI
Please RSVP by October 12 at
The evening will feature a catered kosher Shabbat dinner, a little Jewish learning and a lot of mixing & mingling. Bring your friends and meet new ones. Cost is $20. (Finances should never be an obstacle to participation, please speak with Rabbi Silverman at if you’d like support.)

Growing Our Learning taught by Ellen Band
Mondays at 7:30 pm at KI: October 12 and 19, November 2, 9, and 30
Designed for people who found Judaism as adults, this class aims to continue the learning journey started when you first came to Judaism. Want to join? Have questions? Contact Lara Chicofsky at

The Kabbalistic Journey with Rabbi Joseph P. Schultz
Monday evenings, 7:30 pm in the Rabb Chapel: October 12 through November 16
Rabbi Schultz will discuss in six sessions topics based on his books and exclusive material from an upcoming volume. The first class on Monday, October 12 is no charge and the total cost for all sessions is $150. For details and to sign up, please contact the main office at

Ethical Dilemmas with Rabbi Silverman
Evening Option: Mondays at 7:30 pm – Oct. 19, Nov. 16, Dec. 21, March 21, May 16
Daytime Option: Wednesdays at 12 noon – Oct. 21, Nov. 18, Dec. 16, Jan. 20, April 20
Ever wondered if it’s ethical to browse at The Booksmith with the intention of buying from Amazon? Or what Judaism says about RSVPing, police brutality, hosting the Olympics, or donating blood? Join us as we explore these fascinating questions from a Jewish perspective. All are welcome. RSVP to Rabbi Silverman at

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