Jeff & Shelly Hettleman
In honor of Daniel's 50th birthday
Chanukah oh Chanukah......! Eat, laugh, light, spin, indulge, sing and celebrate. It's around the corner, and we've got a fabulous celebration in the works. You can either go out for below-average Chinese food and to a movie on Christmas night......or bask in the glow of the menorahs at Kohelet, enjoying latkes, dreidels, songs, trivia, and general merriment with your Kohelet community. It's the perfect gathering for celebrants of all ages.
Mark your calendars now for Sunday, December 25th, 5:30 p.m
RSVP TODAY (but no later than Wednesday, December 21st so that we'll have enough food) to Misty: email@example.com
$5 per person for dinner
your menorah and candles
a dessert to share
your friends and visiting family
bring a musical instrument if you have one, and Chanukah music
for our sing-along
Event: Chabad Chanukah Celebration at Denver Nuggets Basketball game When: Wednesday Dec 28th vs. Minnesota Timberwolves Where: Pepsi Center Information: Reduced price seating; festivities begin at 6:15 with candle lighting Contact: For tickets contact firstname.lastname@example.org
KOHELET WEEKLY SERVICES AND STUDY GROUPS
9:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Shabbat Services in the sanctuary
10:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m Childcare upstairs
12:00 p.m. Kiddush and dairy potluck
Noon - 1:15 p.m. Monday Noon Talmud study at Conference room, 1410 Grant Street, Third floor, entryway B. Topic - Tractate Megillah. Rabbinic participants - Rabbi Zalman Popack, Rabbi Howard Hoffman. Contact: Bruce Heitler email@example.com. Alternate Wednesday Mornings
7:15 - 9:15 a.m.Wednesday Shacharit with focus - we read many parts that most people skip, and combine a Carlebach nusach with clear diction, call and response reading, and occasional meditative moments. It takes about 90 minutes, and we don't dawdle, except in a couple of spots. RSVP with Rafi, at 530-617-2605 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday Evenings 7:30 - 8:30 p.m.Peleh Yoetz - Parsha of the Week with Rabbi Hoffman at Shalom Al Yisrael, 694 S. Flamingo Court. Contact: Rabbi Howard Hoffman Sh6r6v4t9@aol.com.
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Talmud Study (currently studying Bava Metzia) at 950 S. Cherry St. Ste 900. The group is led by Rabbi Howard Hoffman. Contact: Chuck Jacobs email@example.com.
Thursday Evenings 7:30 p.m.Thursday Evening Talmud Study Class at Heitler House, 170 So Dexter St. Topic- 18 Talmudic stories that every Jew should know. Rabbinic participant - Rabbi Shachne Sommers. Contact: Bruce Heitler firstname.lastname@example.org.
6:30 - 8 a.m.Shacharit Carlebach Davening with Rabbi Hoffman at Kohelet, 428 S. Forest St.
and 8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Hasidic Philosophy with Rabbi Hoffman at Kohelet. Contact: Rabbi Howard Hoffman Sh6r6v4t9@aol.com.
8:00 - 10:00 a.m.Shacharit Carlebach Davening with Rabbi Hoffman at Shalom Al Yisrael, 694 S. Flamingo Court.
and 10:00 - 12:00 p.m.Parsha Study with Rabbi Hoffman at Shalom Al Yisrael, 694 S. Flamingo Court. Contact: Rabbi Howard Hoffman Sh6r6v4t9@aol.com.
4:30 - 5:45 p.m. Kohelet Teen Study Group at Kohelet House, 428 S. Forest St. Topic - Chapter of Fundamentals (Pirkei Avot). Contact: Bruce Heitler email@example.com.
Kohelet is expanding a yahrzeit reminder service for Kohelet members. Please email your family names and yahrzeit dates to Steve Berson at firstname.lastname@example.org. Steve will send a reminder at the appropriate time so you can come to services to say Kaddish if you wish.
USE OF THE PORTABLE ARK AND TORAH
Please contact Joel Barach to coordinate any offsite use: email@example.com.
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