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December 2017
Sun, December 10, 2017
4:00 PM

#MeToo, Gender, and Ansche Chesed

Rabbi Mychal Springer, director of the Center for Pastoral Education at JTS and friend to many at AC, will join us to lead a discussion about the issues surrounding sexual and gender harassment that many experience, and how to better make a communal space for such discussions here at Ansche Chesed.

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Reading Time at AC
Mon, December 11, 2017
7:30 PM

Keeping Up With The Kinder: Judaism Crash Course

Join Rabbi Yael for a “Judaism Crash Course” geared at parents who would like to strengthen their own Jewish knowledge, skills and comfort level. Open to individuals of any religious background. We will explore the Jewish holiday cycle and synagogue building, navigate through the Siddur (prayer book) and Chumash (Bible), and work together to connect with what our kids are learning in their Jewish education. Contact Rabbi Yael to join the fun.

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Wed, December 13, 2017
7:00 PM

Annual Chanukah Sing-Along

Everyone is invited for the 2nd Night of Chanukah Candle Lighting Bring your own menorah and a musical instrument to play, if you'd like! Join Hazzan Natasha Hirschhorn and Shirei Chesed, Ansche Chesed's Community Chorus, for a rousing Chanukah sing-along from around the world, delicious latkes from Chef's Table, and a potluck dairy dinner. Suggested contribution $5. To help our planning, please RSVP to RSVP@anschechesed.org

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Sat, December 16, 2017
12:00 PM

Potluck Lunch: Al HaNissim! Grateful for Chanukah Miracles!

Please join us for a pot luck lunch in Hirsch Hall after Sanctuary services on Shabbat Chanukah. Rabbi Kalmanofsky will share some Torah on what a "miracle" might mean for Jews today, and Cantor Hirschhorn will help us sing zemirot to express our wonder and gratitude. If your last name begins with A through D, please bring fruit salad. If your last name begins with E through N, please bring a salad. If your last name begins with O through Z, please…

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January 2018
Sun, January 7, 2018
4:00 PM
Chapel

Looking Through Glass by Ken Kaissar

After going against the wishes of her heart and marrying a man just to please her parents, Leah is possessed by the soul of her true love. Can an exorcism untangle their souls, or will they be forever entwined for the rest of eternity? A haunting and romantic modern-day rendition of the Jewish classic The Dybbuk by S. Ansky, that reminds us that love is a destiny that can't be escaped.

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Thu, January 11, 2018
6:30 PM
5th Floor North

Resetting The Table: Roots and Foundations of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, 1915-1949

Join Resetting The Table and Ansche Chesed as we delve deeply into the “Dual Narratives” that surround the formation of the State of Israel, from the perspective of Jews and of Palestinians.

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Fri, January 12, 2018
6:30 PM
Hirsch Hall

Millennials and the Jewish Home: An Ansche Chesed Shabbaton

Join us for Shabbat Dinner as we discuss Millienials and the Jewish Home as a part of our Shabbaton on the larger Millenial experience. After dinner, our conversation, which will include both Jewish professionals who work with this age cohort as well as including members of our community who belong to this age-group, as we discuss issues such as intermarriage and relationships, money, professional goals, you know... life.

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Sat, January 13, 2018
12:30 PM

Millennials and the Jewish Community: An Ansche Chesed Shabbaton

Join us for a potluck Shabbat lunch after davening to discuss Millennials and the Jewish Community as a part of our Shabbaton on the larger Millenial experience. After lunch, our conversation, which will include both Jewish professionals who work with this age cohort as well as including members of our community who belong to this age-group, as we discuss issues such as questions of membership, worship and (dis)connection to Israel, you know... life.

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Sun, January 14, 2018
1:00 PM

“LEIL” SHIRA: AN AFTERNOON OF ISRAELI SONG

In celebration of Israel 70th birthday, join Dr. Shuly Rubin Schwartz and Eric Fishman, family, and friends for a warm and joyous musical get together to sing through as many beloved Israeli songs as we can! With Hazzan Natasha Hirschhorn and the members of Shirei Chesed Community Chorus (funded by the generous support of the Rabbi Gershon Schwartz Memorial Fund). Light refreshments will be served.

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Sat, January 20, 2018
4:30 PM

The Kashrut of Lab Cultured Meat: A Seudah Shelishit Program with Rabbi Danny Nevins

Join Ansche Chesed member and Dean of the Jewish Theological Seminary's Rabbinical School as he discusses his response on the Kashrut of Cultured Meat, which was recently approved by the CJLS (Committee for Jewish Law and Standards).

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