Location: Community House
From: Wednesdays, Oct 11, 2017-Jan 17, 2018 at 10:30am
Join award winning poet for a unique experience of studying the weekly Torah portions of Genesis. In this special series, you will look closely at those themes in each parsha which reflect the human condition as we experience it here and now, and you will have the opportunity to read related poems and write your own. No prior poetry or Judaic knowledge required. This class is free and open to both members and nonmembers of Central Synagogue.
From: 5:15 pm - 6:00pm
Families with Children ages 0-5 • Open to All • RSVP Required
Join us as we decorate flags, celebrate with the Torah, and eat dinner together in honor of Simchat Torah. Afterward, you may wish to attend the Simchat Torah service in the Sanctuary where the Torah will be opened from end to end so we can read the last few verses and start the Torah again, reading the first few verses.
Registration is currently full for this event. If you have any questions, please contact Erin Bourchard
Location: Main Sanctuary
From: 6:00 pm - 8:00pm
We will read the last and first passages of the Torah, unfurl the entire Torah scroll in the sanctuary, and then join together in the Pavilion for Israeli dancing and a festive kiddush.
Open to the public.
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