Past Events › Program
Please join us at the Annual Meeting where we will hear reports from the President, Rabbi, and Treasurer; elect board members; celebrate our members' achievements with awards; and vote on the promotion of Rabbi Yael Hammerman to the new position of Associate Rabbi. As always, the congregation brings a dessert buffet for after the meeting.Find out more »
Wednesday June 6, 7-9pm, Open to the community, please bring a dairy or parve dish for a pot-luck dinner Celebrating the conclusion of its 13th year, Shirei Chesed Community Chorus welcomes all who love choral singing and choral listening to join for our open rehearsal, which will include a short performance and the end-of -year party with pot luck dinner. Come to eat, celebrate, shmooze, and make music with us and discover (or-rediscover) the joy of choral music making for…Find out more »
For over two decades, the Friends of Israel’s Environment (FIE) has supported the cutting-edge environmental protection agenda of Adam Teva V’Din, Israel’s leading environmental advocacy organization. Using the power of law, science, and advocacy, Adam Teva V’Din’s expert team of attorneys, scientists, and urban planners have significantly improved Israel’s air quality, drinking water standards, recycling practices, coastline protection, and open space preservation. Special Guests: Amit Bracha, Executive Director of Adam Teva V’Din Leehee Goldenberg, Senior Attorney and Clean Energy…Find out more »
As Israel’s premier happiness expert, Tal Ben-Shahar will go down in history as being Harvard’s most popular professor, teaching Positive Psychology. In addition, Tal has authored several books, including New York Times Bestseller Happier. Tal will share his unique insights into the importance of happiness and positivity within our communities as well as his experiences living in both America and Israel. This is a UJA program, in partnership with Ansche Chesed. LOCATED AT TEMPLE EMANU-EL STREIKER CENTER.Find out more »
Join us on Shabbat as AC member Rachel Tiven speaks in the Sanctuary.
Rachel is the CEO of Lambda Legal, America's oldest and largest LGBT legal organization, and has spent many years as an attorney and advocate for LGBT and immigrant communities.
שִירוּ לַיהוָה, שִיר חָדָשׁ; שִירוּ לַיהוָה, כָל-הָאָרֶץ Sing to God a new song, sing to God, all the earth! - Psalm 96 Don’t play what’s there, play what’s not there. - Miles Davis This will be our reply to violence: to make music more intensely, more beautifully, more devotedly than ever before. - Leonard Bernstein On the last Friday of June, we will welcome Shabbat with the help of Mike Cohen Jazz Trio - Mike Cohen, woodwinds, Brian Gelfand, keyboard,…Find out more »