We welcome Aaron Kinderlehrer and his wife Toby and son Baruch for Shabbat.Aaron is the National Chairman of Yachad, the flagship program of the Orthodox Union's National Jewish Council for Disabilities.He will deliver the Shabbat morning sermon on the topic:"Special Needs, Special People, Special Effects"
The Joseph J. Peltz Fund presents
(Under the auspices of the United Jewish Federation)
Yom HaShoah 5771-2011 Annual Commemoration Monday, May 2, 2011 COMMUNITY-WIDE
HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY "The Legacy of Hope" M'Dor L'Dor - Generation to Generation Featuring survivors - Judith Altmann and Al Linder Please bring your children. Program and speakers will focus on future generations. Temple Beth El, Stamford, CT-7:30 PM Parking & shuttle bus from Westhill High School
MAY 5, 7pm @ the JCC
Iran, as the leading state sponsor of international terrorism, poses an unacceptable threat to Israel, the United States, and our allies. Were Iran to obtain its desired nuclear capability, it would pose a very real existential threat to the world. Please join us for a community-wide screening of the recently released film that documents the development of Iran's nuclear program and find out what you can do to address this danger.
The screening and discussion are off the record and closed to the press.
Light Refreshments Served - Dietary Laws Observed
For more information, contact Dr. Ilana De Laney at email@example.com
CAS SERVICE TIME NOTES
This Friday night there will be a second minyan at 7:35 PM in addition to the 7:00 PM to accommodate the short work week and give people a bit more time before Shabbat.
There will be only one service on Shabbat May 14 (starting at 8:45 am) for the Annual B. L. Manger Foundation Lecture and Minnie Manger-Marcia Lieberman Mikveh Dedication Shabbat
In addition to the special Maccabeat Kabbalat Shabbat at 5:45 pm on May 20, there will also be the regular mincha minyan at 7:00 pm
Shabbat Topics & Participants
Dr. Jay Jubas
"Special Needs, Special People, Special Effects"
Rabbi Avi Narrow-Tilonsky (Seudah Shlishit)
"Pirke Avot - Chapter 1"
Thanks to this week's sponsors...
Shabbat Shalom Hospital Packages
the Linda Beson Nursing Educational Fund
Teen Minyan Kiddush by
the Alexanders in honor of Josh Munk, our wonderful teen leader
Sanctuary Kiddush by
Chapel Kiddush by
Joe Koenigsberger in memory of his father, Alfred, on his Yahrzeit this week
Stephen Chaplin on the passing of his father, Douglas
Mazal Tov to...
Liba and Steven Steinmetz on the birth of a granddaughter, Talya Dodi, to Shoshana and Aaron Rosenzweig
Everybody celebrating a birthday or anniversary in May. Join us for cake at the Sanctuary Kiddush
Candles next Friday
Please note: Cantor will return for Shabbat May 14
LIVE IN CONCERT
Yeshiva University Maccabeats
Shabbat, May 21 2:30pm
Special Concert & Dessert Reception
Cost: $25/adult; $15 child (3-12) - Sponsorships available
NEW ENGLAND SPRING REGIONAL SHABBATON Registration is NOW OPEN for the best long weekend of your life! May 26-30 - five days in the Catskills with tons of ruach, fun, food, sports, dancing, and the BEST SHABBAT EXPERIENCE EVER! New England NCSY's flagship Shabbaton! Sign up now at www.myncsy.com and save $20! Scholarships available.
SIGN UP NOW FOR THE PICTORIAL DIRECTORY!
Dear Friends, We are excited to announce that we are creating a new pictorial directory of our Synagogue family. Please participate! All we ask is that you have your picture taken by the professional Photographer and meet with a Portrait Consultant at the shul. Here's how to sign up:
Sign up at one of our upcoming events in the shul OR
Come into the office (we'll have a sign up sheet) OR
Please note: Your pictures will not be posted on-line in any format or on any website that is publicly accessible.
The Scheduled Dates for Photography are: (all are 2:00 p.m.-9:20 p.m.) Tues, May 17th Wed, May 18th Tues, June 21st Wed, June 22nd Tues, June 28th Wed, June 29th
ANNUAL YACHAD SHABBATON-May 6-7.In cooperation with Bi-Cultural Day School, Junior Yachad is coming to CAS next week. HOUSING IS NEEDED! Contact Sharon Wohlberg at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 203 327-9924
STAMFORD OBSERVATORY VISIT-Sun, May 8th at 7:45 p.m. Sanctify the New Moon of Iyar and come to a spectacular viewing just one day before the first quarter moon. Saturn should be well placed too.See a PowerPoint presentation called "The Creator's Creation"FREE! Click here to sign up
YOM HA'ZIKARON/YOM HAATZMAUT-Mon, May 9th 7:00 p.m. Celebrate Israel Memorial Day and Independence Day.Aspecial program to mark these important days with a presentation and refreshments.
ADULT EDUCATION COMMITTEE- The next meeting will be held on May 11 at 8:15 P.M. at CAS.The main topics will be planning for Shavuot, programs for the remainder of this year, and beginning planning for next year.For more info, email Toby Schaffer at email@example.com.
RAMAZ UPPER SCHOOL CHORUS-Thurs, May 12th 7:00 p.m. A community Musical Performance of "On the Road"Free!
DR. ERICA BROWN-BL MANGER FOUNDATION LECTURE-MINNIE MANGER - MARCIA LIEBERMAN MIKVAH DEDICATION May 14th 11:00 a.m. Dr. Brown is the scholar in residence at the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington
YOM YERUSHALAYIM-Tues, May 31st 7:00 p.m. Come celebrate the City of Jerusalem, her history and our future. A community wide event
AIPAC POLICY CONFERENCE-May 22-24th in Washington DC. Join Rabbi Cohen and member s of CAS for three of the most important days affecting Israel's future.Go to www.aipac.org to sign up.
SAVE THE DATE-Wed, July 13th Trip to the American Jewish Museum in Philadelphia, PA. and the Historic Mikveh Israel Synagogue. Get a guided tour by the Museum and lunch.More info to follow.Contact Shelley Senker at firstname.lastname@example.org
THE COMMUNITY RABBINATE-a new discussion seriesfeaturing Rabbi Daniel Cohen - Congregation Agudath Sholom , Rabbi Yisroel Deren - Chabad of Stamford Rabbi, Rabbi Elly Krimsky - Young Israel of Stamford, and Brian Roitman, Moderator. Shabbat April 30 5:15 PM at the Young Israel.
Q&A FOR PARENTS OF KIDS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS-Aaron Kinderlehrer, chairman of Yachad/National Jewish Council on Disabilities, will lead a Q+A session for parents of children with special needs at 4:30PM on Shabbat, April 30 at the Young Israel of Stamford. Take advantage of this great opportunity to voice your opinions on the subject of inclusion.
Do you have something nice to say about the Stamford Jewish community? Can you share with us why you love living here? Would you like to be featured on the CAMOS website (www.checkoutstamford.com)? We are looking for testimonials from residents to post on our site. Please contact Michael Feldstein at email@example.com or 203-973-6279
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR 2011 FCCJBL BASEBALL-go to the FCCJBL website, www.fccjbl.org, to sign up.or contact Seth Marlowe at 203 977-4641 x248 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
IRANIUM-THE MOVIE-Thurs, May 5th at 7:00 p.m. at the JCC.A screening of the film that documents the development of Iran's nuclear program.For more info contact Ilana DeLaney at email@example.com
AN EVENING WITH JFS-Sun, May 15th 5:30 p.m. at CAS.The Jewish Family Service will award its 32nd Mitzvah Award to Myrna Sessa and the 6th Young Leadership Award to Tara Shapiro.Visit www.ctjfs.org
THE HOPE IN MOTION WALK-Sun, June 5th 10:30 a.m. sponsored by the Bennett Cancer Center at Stamford Hospital beginning at Columbus Park.Join Rosie's Roses in memory of Rosie Preston. Contact Jessica Morse at firstname.lastname@example.org or register on-line at hopeinmotion.org
HONOR ILANA DELANEY-Sunday, June 5 7:30 p.m. at the JCC with guest speaker, Rabbi Joseph Telushkin. Cost is $18/$25 at door
ADULT JEWISH LEARNING-Every day of the week the United Jewish Federation offers an assortment of classes at the JCC .Including Israel, History, Kabbalah, Torah and more.Contact Ilana DeLaney at email@example.com or www.ujf.org/education for more info.
JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE-APRIL PROGRAMS "Finding Your Focus" -Wednesday Program for ADD/ADHD kids and their families."Stress and the Single Parent" Tuesdays.For more info go to www.ctjfs.org