Sanctuary Kiddush by: the shul Chapel Kiddush by: Joanne, Glenn & Sammy Karow in memory of Glenn's brother, Jan Karow's first yahrzeit Seudat Shlishit: by the shul Shabbat Shalom Hospital Packages by: Flossi & Sam Fischel in honor of the engagement of Leah Fischel to Gregory Miller & the Linda Beson Nursing Educational Fund Monday Morning Kiddush by: Gail & Gary Weitz in celebration of Gary's father, Meyer Weitz's 90th birthday Anne, Carin, Lee, Lisa Peskin & Elsa Cohen on the passing of Bernard Peskin of loving memory
Anne, Carin, Lee, Lisa Peskin & Elsa Cohen on the passing of Bernard Peskin of loving memory
DAVENING CLUB FOR BOYS A "club" for boys in 4th, 5th & 6th grades With Sandy Shapiro-30 minutes before Shabbat mincha
CAS MOVIES THIS WEEK: TUESDAY, JULY 6TH 7:30 p.m. "DEFIANCE" 5:00 p.m. "FIEVEL GOES WEST" Kidz Flix
SUMMER LEARNING AT CAS Two New Classes this Shabbat
Perek on the Patio 7:00 p.m. Join us in an interactive discussion of the ideas in Ethics of the Fathers in the pleasant ambiance of our patio
Seudat Shlishit about 8:30 p.m. We begin our study of Mesillat Yesharim the masterpiece to Jewish ethical thought. To enhance the experience, please read the material in advance. This week we cover the
Introduction & Chapter One. Available online at www.shechem.org/torah/mesyesh/index.htm
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! LENA: MY 100 CHILDREN-THE DOCUMENTARY Sun July 25th 7:00 P.M. The response to our last showing of this movie was so overwhelming, that we will air the award-winning Israeli documentary with sub-titles. Fran Schaff who was one of the 100 children saved by Lena will again answer questions after the film. We will also show short interviews of Lena, Linda Lavin (who played her in the movie,) and Fran shown on NY TV news broadcasts. Don't miss it!
THANK YOU AND BEST WISHES to Danny & Sara Wolfe as they continue on their life's journey in Eretz Yisrael
NEW TEHILLIM GROUP-Wed, JULY 14th 8:00 p.m. The Torah teaches about the power of communal prayer. Join this meaningful new group which will be held at a private home in Stamford. For more info, please contact Sharon Feldstein at email@example.com or Leah Rosenberg at firstname.lastname@example.org
TEFILLIN & MEZUZAH CHECKING Sun, July 18th 9:00 a.m-6:00 p.m. With Rabbi Shaul Teitelbaum. Tefillin check & repair $110. Mezuzah check & repair $12. Mezuzot & Tefillin will be available for purchasing. For more info contact Rabbi Cohen at email@example.com
SAVE THE DATE! Thurs, July 22nd 7-10 p.m. Men's Club Roast & Toast. More exciting info to follow.
GREATEST GENERATION PRE-SHABBAT SING-A-LONG & ONEG July 23rd 5:30-7:00 p.m. Fun! Join Rabbi Cohen, Rabbi Walk, Sandy Shapiro & FRIENDS for an exciting event with live music, singing, light refreshments & stimulating conversation. More info to follow!
SHABBAT AFTERNOON OF PASTRIES, PARENTING & PLAY Shabbat, July 24th 4:30-6:00 p.m. Hosted by Elliot & Cara Neumann, 25 Chester St. Rabbi Cohen will speak on the topic: First Impressions: Forging Positive Jewish Identity in Children. Games led by a youth leader for toddlers and children. RSVP suggested to Cara at firstname.lastname@example.org (all food parve)
· GIGANTIC TAG SALE-Sun, Aug 8th 9:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m. (in the parking lot of CAS) More info attached.
· CAS OPEN HOUSE BBQ-Sun, Aug 8th 6:00-8:00 p.m. For prospective members & Hebrew School students. Come learn about our new & exciting programs, & events . Come for a day, stay for a lifetime!
· CEMETERY SERVICES-Sun, Sept 12th 9:30 a.m at CAS Old Cemetery, 10:00 a.m. at the New Cemetery & 10:45 at the Independent Lodge
SUMMER CLASSES · Sun, 9:15 a.m. Bible from the Beginning Rabbi David Walk-ongoing · Tues, 8:15 a.m. Psalms Rabbi David Walk-through July · Thurs, 8:30 p.m. Talmud Tractate Makot Rabbi David Walk-through July · Sat, 1 hr before Mincha Perek on the Patio Rabbi David Walk -through July
HELP UPDATE OUR CAS LIBRARY! Donate a book in honor or memory of a loved one. We thank Roz Sherman for her current donation of A Daily Dose of Torah. We also thank Irwin Niedober for his donation of The Path of the Just. Contact the shul office for more info. PHOTO CONTEST
PHOTO CONTEST Are you going to have the best summer ever?!
One explanation for why the Torah was given in a desert is that if the Torah can apply in the desert, it can apply anywhere. No matter what exciting summer plans you may have, there is a Jewish angle. Find that angle and send us a photo of an inspiring Jewish moment this summer. Our distinguished panel of celebrity judges will select winning photos. It can be a picture of anything that has Jewish meaning; the kotel, a chesed project, a flower, anything. Include a 3-5 sentence explanation of why this photo has Jewish meaning for you and you may win the grand prize.
Jpeg photos can be sent to email@example.com All submissions due by August 25th Open to 6th through 12th graders
The winning photographer will receive the grand prize and have the opportunity to share their meaningful summer moment with the shul. Photos from the contest will be displayed in Agudath Sholom this coming Fall. Show us your Camera skills! Have a great summer, Your Friendly Panel of Judges
SUMMER KIDZ FLIX THE SCREEN ON THE GREEN
We continue our saga of the Jewish mouse, Fieval Moskowitz as he moves to the Wild West. Snacks provided. Outside if weather permits. next movie 5:00 p.m. Tues, July 6th "FIEVEL GOES WEST"
BE SURE TO CHECK THIS OUT! WE'RE PREPARING FOR 5771...YOU CAN TOO!
Introducing CAS On-Line High Holiday Website
Where you can: · Remember your loved ones in our Yizkor Book (update, make corrections and check your entry on-line) · Check out your high holiday seat (and those available!) · Make your entry (yahrzeit, birthday, or anniversary) on our 5771 Calendar · And more! No paper, no phone calls, available 24 hours, 6 days a week Look for the link on our home page: Www.cas-stamford.orgcas
CAS MOVIE series
Tues, July 6th 7:30 p.m. "Defiance"
TUES, JULY 13TH 7:30 p.m. "Schindler's List"
SUN, JULY 25TH 7:00 P.M. "LENA'S 100"the documentary WITH GUEST SPEAKER, FRAN SCHAFF
Tues, July 27th 7:30 p.m. "Exodus"
No furniture, bedding, yachts or pies But there'll be lots of really great buys At Agudath Sholom in Stamford town Bring the whole family and come on down!
GIGANTIC TAG SALE
Sunday, August 8th, 2010, from 9am to 2pm
Congregation Agudath Sholom (Parking Lot) 301 Strawberry Hill Avenue, Stamford
Table rental - $75 for 6-8 ft table. $50 if you bring your own table. Car space provided next to your table. We will also accept donated items (see below). We will provide a bulletin board for photographs of large items you wish to sell. We will also provide tax letters for the value of any donations.
Acceptable Items (new or almost new)
Artwork, baby items, books, clothing on hangers, collectibles, games and toys, garden tools, house-wares, hats, scarves, accessories, cosmetics (new), jewelry, lamps and small tables, tools
Worn clothing, worn shoes, linens, pianos, mattresses, sofa beds, car seats, cribs, etc, skis, building materials, large furniture items, stuffed animals, computers
Please note: We reserve the right to reject any items.
Volunteers are needed. For additional information or to volunteer, please contact:
Lorraine Kweskin at: 203-322-4273 or email Lkweskin@aol.com Shelley Senker at: 203-967-1963 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Refreshments will be available for purchase.
Also note: JCC Center Women is having a Tag Sale on the same day. This gives buyers a double opportunity to shop.
· ANNUAL ENDLESS SUMMER KUMSITZ-Sat, Aug 28th 9:45 p.m. Featuring Sandy Shapiro, Bob Abrams, Michael Feldstein, Jonathan Cahr, Yerachmiel Altizio, Sid Nachman, Rabbi Elly Krimsky & Simcha Rubin. Refreshments will be served. Place to be announced.
· JEWISH HERITAGE DAY AT CITI FIELD-Sun, Aug 29th 1:10 p.m. Mets vs. Astros. Tickets cost $25 each. Supplies are limited-reserve now! Contact Nat Samberg at email@example.com
¨ MALT 2010 IS ON! . Trip info: Departs Saturday Night 11/27/10 & returns Sunday Morning 12/5/10. For more info contact Tzvi Bernstein at firstname.lastname@example.org or Rabbi Cohen at email@example.com .
This summer we're going to be learning Mesillat Yesharim/ Path of the Just at Seudah Shlishit each week. This a classic of ethical philosophy and personality development by the great Jewish thinker, Reb Moshe Chayim Luzatto. Written in the mid 18th century it remains the most popular Jewish work on Musar or ethics.
English edition (hardcover) available on Amazon.com at $23.07 Paperback on Barnes and Noble for $18.80
Available on line in English for free at http://www.shechem.org/torah/mesyesh/index.htm and in Hebrew at: http://www.shechem.org/torah/mesyesh/hindex.htm These last two can be printed off line for free.
Mesilat Yesharim-From the Glorious Fourth Until Labor Day 7/3- Introduction & Chapter One 7/10-Vigilance- Chapters 2-5 7/17-Alacrity-Chapters 6-9 7/24-Cleanliness-Chapters 10-12 7/31-Abstinence-Chapters 13-15 8/7-Purity- Chapters 16-17 8/14-Piety-Chapters 18-21 8/21-Humility-Chapters 22-23 8/28-Fear of Sin-Chapters 24-25 9/4-Holiness-Chapter 26 & Epilogue
VAAD HAKASHRUS OF FAIRFIELD COUNTY CHECK OUT THE PRINTED FLYERS FOR IMPORTANT UPDATED INFORMATION ON LOCAL ESTABLISHMENTS WHICH ARE UNDER VAAD KOSHER CERTIFICATION.
Tamar Gershberg is envisioning a documentary of her award winning play, "Life Force." If you are interested in this project contact Tamar at firstname.lastname@example.org