Jr. & Sr. Oneg-at the Cohen's home-5 Boxwood Dr 7:30 p.m.
Parents Program-at the Pell's home-61 Holbrook Dr 7:30 p.m.
Hashkama 8:00 a.m. Main Sanctuary 9:00 a.m.
Coffee & commentary with Rabbi David Walk 8:45 a.m.
Shacharit: Alex Seligson Musaf: Alex Seligson
Torah Readers: Adam Berman, Judd Love, Simcha Rubin, Hyman Schaffer, Alex Seligson, Dr. William Wertheim
Usher: Rosalyn Sherman
Rabbi Daniel Cohen: "Night Lights"
The Basics with Bob Abrams 10:00 a.m.
Latest time to say Shema 9:18 a.m.
Latest time to daven Amidah 10:06 a.m.
Shiur-Aaron Israel-"Topics on the Parsha" 10:30 a.m.
Babysitting-Tot Shabbat 10:30 a.m.
Mini Minyan & Jr Cong 10:30 a.m.
Mincha 4:00 p.m.
Daf Yomi/Seudat Shlishit
Rabbi Eli Kohl-"Yosef in Egypt: A Paradigm for Overcoming Adversity"
Maariv 5:05 p.m. Shabbat ends 5:10 p.m.
Special havdala program after Shabbat ends
Sunday 7:45 a.m. Mon-Friday 7:00 a.m.
Sunday 7:15/8:30 a.m. Tues-Fri 6:30/7:30 a.m.
Sun-Wed 4:15 p.m.
Candlelighting next Friday 4:08 p.m.
THANKS TO THIS WEEK'S SPONSORS
Sanctuary Kiddush by: Rachel & Richard Seligson in honor of Alexander's Bar Mitzvah
Chapel Kiddush by: Maruja, Allon, Atara & Nando Ivri in honor of Gavi's 1st birthday
Special College Reunion Kiddush by: the shul
MAZAL TOV TO
Roz Mangot on the birth of a grandson, born to Marjorie & Marc Mangot
Lorraine & David Kweskin on the birth of a granddaughter, born to their daughter, Marlene , & her husband, Mandeep Sandhu
Rachel & Richard Seligson on Alexander becoming a Bar Mitzvah
Leon & Florence Fleigelman on the B'nai Mitzvah of twin grandchildren, Jared & Haley, born to Nancy & David Mann
Daniel Soifer on winning the Boy's 14 singles, level 7, Tennis Tournament in Rocky Hill
COLLEGE WEEKEND AT CAS-Nov 26th-27th
We welcome Rabbi Eli and Naomi Kohl and family
Directors of the Jewish Learning Initiative on Campus (JLIC)
Friday night, November 26 7:30 p.m.
Oneg for all high school students with Rabbi Eli and Naomi Kohl, at the home of Elise and Steven Cohen, 5 Boxwood Drive.Topic: "What Every Student Should Know About
Challenges to Jewish Life on Campus"
Concurrent program for parents of high school students
featuring the Kohls, "What You MUST Know About Jewish Life on Campus Before Sending Your Child to College," at the home of Miriam and Gideon Pell, 61 Holbrook Drive, 7:30PM
Saturday, November 27
Collegiate reunion!Special Kiddush for our college students after Shabbat morning services, featuring Rabbi Eli and Naomi Kohl. Shalosh seudot talk between mincha and maariv, "Yosef in Egypt: A Paradigm for Overcoming Adversity," Rabbi Eli Kohl
Musical havdala program immediately after Shabbat ends, with Rabbi Eli Kohl.
JOIN US FOR WHAT PROMISES TO BE AN EXCITING WEEKEND!
CHANUKAH BEGINS WED. EVENING, DEC 1ST. CANDLELIGHTING AFTER 5:00 P.M. FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT CELEBRATING THE HOLIDAY'S TRADITIONS & RECIPES CLICK HERE
All you great seniors, come and join us for super soup, salad & a sandwich. Have some fun with a game of Charades, Banagram or just cards. Sing-a-long & celebrate the holiday. $5 per person RSVP to Shelly Senker at
email@example.com or call the shul office.
B'NAI MITZVAH INFORMATION SESSION
Wed, Dec 15th at 7:30 p.m.
CAS is presenting a B'nai Mitzvah Information Session for
upcoming Bar and Bat Mitzvahs. (2011-2012) Learn about planning a Bar/Bat Mitzvah at Congregation Agudath Sholom and the programs available to the B'nai Mitzvah. Tastings from various caterers at 7:30 PM with the presentations beginning at 8:00 PM. Please bring your Bar/Bat Mitzvah children with you!
SAVE THE DATES! More info to follow
MEN'S CLUB ROAST AND TOAST-Sat, Jan 1st 9:00-11:00 P.M.
Don't miss this great couples event honoring our Man of the Year, Bob Abrams with the famous Master of Ceremonies, Tzvi Bernstein. More info to follow.
YAKAR SHABBAT-Sat, Jan 15th An exciting Shabbat
morning of exciting, interactive education with guest speakers.
CELEBRITY YOUTH SPEAKER Y-LOVE-Fri-Sat Feb 11-12th
You can't miss this one!!
If you do not have an email and would like to receive
"time sensitive" information by phone, please call shul office.
All of Rabbi Cohen's classes from Sun. Nov 28th to Tues. Dec. 7th
will not be meeting due to the Men's Learning Trip to Israel.
NOTE DEC 4TH THERE WILL BE ONE MINYAN ON SHABBAT
CHANUKAH STARTING AT 8:45 A.M.
Attention Snowbirds! Spending the winter in Florida? Please send your contact information to the shul so we can stay in touch. Send your info to firstname.lastname@example.org
BUILDING OUR COMMUNITY ONE MEAL AT A TIME
Share a Friday night dinner or Shabbat lunch with an Agudath Sholom family. A great way to make new friends and enrich the feeling of community in our shul. We have designated Shabbat, December 18th, January 15th and February 5th at Shabbat Shalom weekends. If you like to host a family or would like to be a guest, please contact Barbara Ashkenas our Shabbat Shalom chairat203 273-0868 or email email@example.com Thank you!!
ATTENTION ALL NEW MEMBERS:
Rabbi and Diane Cohen invite you to a new member brunch at their home,
15 Revonah Circle
on Sunday, December 12th at 10:00 a.m.
Contact the shul office for more info.
Shabbat Chanukah @ CAS...Come Celebrate with us!!!
Jr. Congregation, Mini Minyan, & Tot Shabbat invite you to a special Shabbat Morning Chanukah celebration. In honor of Chanukah each group will have a Driedel spinning contest, Sufganiot, and Chanukah Gelt for all participants! We hope to see you there!!!
Calling All B'Nai Mitzvah......WE WANT YOU.....TO GIVE A D'VAR TORAH!!!!!
All B'nai Mitzvah who will be celebrating their simcha this year are invited to be a special guest speaker on a week that you chose at CAS Seudat Shlishit. We would love to hear some words of Torah from you, and this will also give you a chance to brush up on your public speaking skills before your big day! Any B'nai Mitzvah interested in this awesome opportunity please contact Yona Goldman firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll set up a date for you to speak!
Celebrate Chanukah with The PJ Library !!!
Please join us Wednesday afternoon December 1st from 3:30-4:30 pm at the Harry Bennett Branch of the Stamford Public Library for a Chanukah Celebration! Program includes a wonderful Chanukah story read by Amy Lilien-Harper Youth Services Librarian, followed by Chanukah songs and creative movement lead by Danette Cahr of Pixalina Dance Studio, Menorah lighting and a special Chanukah treat!
Open to children ages 3-6 and their parents. We hope to see you there! Harry Bennett Branch, Ferguson Library 115 Vine Road Stamford, CT 06905, (203) 351-8291. There is no charge for this program.
Super Sunday! Super Stories! Super Show!
On Sunday, December 5, while United Jewish Federation holds its annual Super Sunday fundraiser, UJF and the JCC will join forces to present a very special morning event for kids ages 1 to 8. The PJ Library® will feature some great storytelling and the JCC, through an exclusive arrangement with the JCC Association, is proud to premiere Shalom Sesame.
10 to 10:30 a.m. Listen to stories from The PJ Library® read by community leaders. The PJ Library® program supports families in their Jewish journeys by sending Jewish-themed books and music to communities around the country.
10:45-11:15 a.m. Can Grover find the missing menorah? And what happened to the missing latkes? Find out at the premiere of Shalom Sesame, "Chanukah: The Missing Menorah." This new DVD series is set in Israel and comes to us from the creators of Sesame Street. With a special appearance by Elmo!
11:15 a.m. to noon More fun with snacks, face painting, balloons, and arts & crafts.
Where at the JCC, 1035 Newfield Avenue, Stamford. Price Free! Don't miss it!
Save The Date! December 7th Chanukah Family Event With Bobby Doowah!!!
CAS Chanukah Family Event December 7th With Bobby Doowah!!! Join us 4:45-6:30 p.m. at CAS Tuesday December 7th for the Chanukah event of the year. We'll be celebrating the festival of Lights and Miracles with a special magical event at CAS that will make you spin!!! Come enjoy a delicious Chanukah dinner, an awesome Chanukah sing along with Bobby Doowah, and Menorah lighting with Sufganiot and gelt! This is one event you will not want to miss!!! Cost $7 for adults $5 for children. Please RSVP to email@example.com or 203-358-2200 by December 1st. Visit us on the web at www.cas-stamford.org for details or to register for this event! All reservations after this date or admission at the door will be $10 per person.
Save The Date! December 18th B'nai Mitzvah Luncheon Please join us beginning at 10 a.m. at CAS where the B'nai Mitzvah are invited to join the Teen Minyan followed by kiddush. After Shul we will be walking together to Rabbi Cohen's home for lunch and an oneg Shabbat. The B'nai Mitzvah Shabbaton is a special chance to spend time getting to know Rabbi Cohen, building a connection with other B'nai Mitzvah in the community, and a special learning opportunity to strengthened connections to Judaism. We Hope To See You There!!!
DECEMBER Jr./Sr. Teen Events
·NCSY 11TH GRADE SHACK SHABBATON Friday-Sunday, Dec. 3-5 THIS EVENT IS ALMOST SOLD OUT! RSVP SOON! Join 50+ teens and amazing advisors in a 5-story cabin as we create our own incredible Shabbat experience. Exciting sports, delicious meals, toasted marshmallows, awesome activities and more! It's packed, so RSVP ASAP at www.nerncsy.org!
·Dec. 10 Sr. Teens Friday night location TBA!TEEN MINYAN **NEW DATE Saturday, Dec. 11, 9:30 a.m. In the Social Hall For 6-12th graders
·TEEN MINYAN Saturday, Dec. 18, 9:30 a.m. In the Social Hall For 6-12th graders
·Dec. 18 Jr. Teen Oneg TBA!
·Jr. TEENS ICE SKATING @ Stamford Twin Rinks Sunday, Dec. 26. 1:00-3:00 p.m.Cost is $8 For
6-8th graders What could be better on a nice winter day than ice skating with your CAS Jr.
·NCSY YARCHEI KALLAH 2010 Dec. 28th- Jan. 2 for 9th -12th graders At the Stamford Hilton Hotel, with Shabbat in Teaneck! Cost is $399, with scholarships available! Join us for NCSY's BEST SHABBATON! A week of inspiration, great food, friends, and the best week of your life! Sign up today at www.myncsy.com For scholarship information, please contact Josh Munk at Jyoshimunk@gmail.com
·BI-CULTURAL ISRAEL TOUR-BCDS is offering tours to Israel in Feb. One group will leave Sat, Feb 12th and return Feb 25th.For those who cannot be away the entire period, another group will leave Feb 16th and join the others in Jerusalem.For more info contact Bob Abrams or Mr. S.at the school203 329-2186
·JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE-Many special programs are offered throughout the year.Go to their website www.ctjfs.org or call 203 921-4161 for a listing of all the events
·CELEBRATE CHANUKAH WITH THE PJ LIBRARY-Wed, Dec 1st3:30 p.m. at the Harry Bennett Branch of the Public Library Chanukah songs, readings & creative movement with Danette Cahr of Pixalina.Kids 3-6 & their parents are welcome.
·SUPER SUNDAY , SUPER STORIES, SUPER SHOW-Sun, Dec 5th 10:00 a.m. at the JCCUJF & the JCC join forces to present a very special morning event for kids ages 1-8.PJ Library will premiere SHALOM SESAME.Snacks, face painting & much more. Contact Wendy Bennett at 203 321-1373 for more info
TZEDAKAH PROJECTHey kids!Grab a bag instead of a box and fill it up with donations for this Super Sunday project.Bags are located in the front of the synagogue.
·A COMMUNITY POST CHANUKAH CELEBRATION-Sun, Dec 12th at 3:30 p.m. featuring the FIDF Ensemble in concert & a community-wide party."Keep the Lights Burning" at Temple Sholom.Call Alice Schoen 203 542-7165 for info
·COME SCHMOOZE WITH THE RABBIS-Wed, Dec 15th
9:15 a.m. at Temple Sinai An informative workshop
presented by Rabbi Daniel Cohen & Rabbi Marc Disick.
Learn how to bring spirituality into your home.Modern
answers with ancient wisdom.RSVP to Michelle Liptak
·AIPAC POLICY CONFERENCE IN WASHINGTON D.C.-May 22-24th Don't forget our annual visit to Washington in support of theU.S.-Israel relationship.
NATHAN WARMFLASH NEEDS OUR HELP!
Nathan is currently a patient at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in NYC.His treatment requires regular blood transfusions.Nathan & his family would deeply appreciate your donation of blood and/or platelets and requests you ask others you know to donate. To benefit Nathan all designated donations must be made in the Blood Donor Room at the Cancer Center.Please contact Mary Thomas 212 639-3335-Donor Relations
Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org.If you are interested in group transportation contact Irwin
Neidober at Irwin@nandscpas.com or call 203 358-9444