Rabbi David Walk's Classes will resume after the holiday
Rabbi Walk will have Sunday Class at 9:15
Rabbi Cohen's Classes will resume January 6, 2012
Friday & Saturday January 6-7
with Rabbi Noah Cheses, Sarah Cheses, Prof. Paul Franks, and Prof. Hindy Najman
Friday Night , January 6 :
Carlebach Style Davening , 4:27 PM in the Chapel
Shabbat morning: January 7
Minyanim at 8 AM and 8:45 AM
Breakfast Kiddush at 10:00 AM
Learning Sessions at 10:30 AM
Professor Najman - "When Did Prophecy End? From Galut (Exile) to Hitgalut (Revelation)"
Professor Franks - Franz Rosenzweig and the Renewal of Judaism: Lessons for Today from Weimar Germany"
Rabbi Noah Cheses: "Recasting the Religious Zionist Agenda in 2012"
Sarah Cheses: "The Meaning and Mystery of the Mikvah"
Musaf at 11:15 AM
Shabbat Mincha - 4:05 PM
Seudah Shlishit- Rabbi Noah Cheses, "Transitioning from Genesis to Exodus: The Beginnings of Jewish Peoplehood"
Shabbat Topics & Participants
Judd Love, Ben White, Seth Steinmetz, Jay Jubas Ben Soifer,
Rabbi Dr. Jeffrey Cahn
Cantor Arik Wollheim
Rabbi Daniel Cohen
Walking in Two Worlds
Coffee & Commentary
Rabbi David Walk
Seudat Shlishit / Maftir Chanukah
Rabbi Dr. Jeffrey Cahn
Thanks to this week's sponsors...
Shabbat Shalom Hospital Packages
Miriam & Joe Gelb in honor of their granddaughter, Jillian Rutstein, on her Bat Mitzvah. In memory of Gloria Green's beloved father on his 18th yahrtzeit,& the Linda Beson Nursing Educational Fund
Chanukah Kiddush by
Fannie Stevens commemorating the first Yahrzeit of her husband, Daniel Stevens; Dr. Alfred and Royce Wolfsohn commemorating the Yahrzeit of his father, George Wolfsohn; and Benjamin and Liat Karsch in honor of their wedding anniversary.
Seudat Shlishit by
Teen Kiddush by
Jeff & Judy Cahn in honor of Chaya Shochet's completion of her master's degree in education and Judy's successful dissertation defense and completion of her doctorate in education at Yeshiva University Azrieli Graduate School.
Ken and Marguerite Neuhaus in honor or Tany and Remy's Half Birthday
Mazal Tov to...
Dr. Judy Cahn for successfully defending her doctoral thesis in completion of her EdD degree from Yeshiva University Azrieli Graduate School, & to Chaya Cahn Shochet for successfully completing her master's degree from Yeshiva University Azrieli Graduate School.
Irwin Niedober and Jean Niedober on the engagement of their son Elie Niedober to Jessica Kfare, daughter of Sherry & Bennet Kfare.
Barbara Novak, on the passing of her mother Pearl Bernstein
DID YOU HEAR? We strive at CAS to support our members in time of need. If you know of someone is who is ill, please reach out to Rabbi Cohen via email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone, alerting our clergy and Chesed committee to offer comfort and assistance. Together, we can insure CAS's role as a community of caring. Thank you very much!
CAS DECORUM The policy for our kids is easy - "In shul or in groups." Please help us maintain decorum. Make sure you child is either sitting in synagogue or participating in our Youth Groups. Make sure that your child enjoys Kiddush in the Simcha Room or Social Hall.
SAVE THE DATE FOR THE CAS ANNUAL DINNER March 18
Calling all Pre-Teen, Teens and even a few adults. Join the Rabbi's Clean Dream Team to enhance the decorum and dignity of our shul on Shabbat morning - For more info or to sign up, email Rabbi Cohen at email@example.com.
THE SISTERHOOD is looking for someone to donate a working laptop. Please contact Dierdre in the office
THANK YOU- to Sam Goldstein & Mitchell Bell & volunteers for coordination the Lieberman Event and all your hard work with the Pacific House Homeless Dinner.
CAS Sisterhood News
We are excited to announce 2 new books for reading with our BookClub in 2012
The first is : THE MAN IN THE WHITE SHARKSKIN SUIT by Lucette Lagnado
The second will be: SUBMISSION by Amy Waldman (Reading in April)
For more information contact Diane Cohen at firstname.lastname@example.org We will meet at Dinah Miller's home-154 Pepper Ridge #5
January 29 at 11:00 am
Free for Sisterhood Members
$10 for Non Members
$18 for Annual membership
We hope you can join in the fun!
Sisterhood Gift Shop "SYLVIA'S"
COME SEE OUR GORGEOUS NEWLY STOCKED ITEMS FOR CHANUKAH - GIFTS
Sunday, 12/25 5 - 8 pm
Tuesday, 12/27 2 - 4 pm
Wednesday, 12/28 1 - 3 pm
Thursday, 12/29 2 - 4 pm
Have you joined the Mayim League yet?
During this season of light and rededication, take a moment and support our community's Minnie Manger Marcia Lieberman Mikvah by joining the Mayim League 2011-12. With your dedication and support, the mikvah will be a source of renewal and rejuvenation to sustain and enrich our community.
Please consider one of the following annual categories of support:
JFS LET'S TALK-Tuesdays from January 3 to March 27 - 1 to 2pm
Anthony Silver, M.S. trained in marriage and family therapy from Jewish Family Service, will facilitate a small discussion group on topics of interest to seniors. Come and express issues and concerns in a safe and supportive environment. Co-sponsored with the Westport Center for Senior Activities, 21 Imperial Ave, Westport. Info: Anthony Silver at 203-921-4161 X213 or email@example.com JFSVETERAN'S SUPPORT GROUP- beginning in January 2012. Open to those who have served in the military. Topics to be covered: transitioning back into civilian life, re-building relationships and overcoming posttraumatic stress disorder. Info: Melanie Rago at 631-355-1120 or firstname.lastname@example.org NEW! JFS DIVORCE SUPPORT GROUP -Tuesdays 7:45 -8:45 pm through January 2012. Men and women seeking support while experiencing divorce will meet to discuss stresses with Melanie Rago in the Westport JFS office, 431 Post Road East, Suite 11. Fee is $5 / session. Info: Melanie Rago at 203-454-4992 or email@example.com "FINDING YOUR FOCUS" -- PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS DIAGNOSED WITH ADD/ADHD. Wednesday Afternoons. Services will include psychiatric evaluation, review of previous evaluations, assessment, support, and medication management. Treatment is provided by Lee Combrinck-Graham, M.D. and qualifies for insurance reimbursement. Info: Eve Moskowitz, at 203-921-4161 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
BCDS FAMILY TRIP TO ISRAEL-FEBRUARY 11-24, 2012. E-mail Bob Abrams if you might be interested Babrams@bcds.org
HAVDALAH & HOOPS STARTS JANUARY 21 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament by the JCC & the Stamford Board of Rabbis. Saturday, January 21 - 6:30 p.m. Fathers & sons (grades 6 - 12) will split into 2 divisions if needed. Fee: $18 per participant, includes food & t-shirt. Trophies to the winners. Rosters must have 4 players, 3 players play at a time. Info: Mo Concepcion - 203.487.0971 or email@example.com.
STAMFORD DOLLARS FOR SCHOLARS program is January 10 at the Palace Theater. All monies collected will go towards Stamford's Dollars for Scholars, and provide a tax-deductible charitable contribution. To donate and for more info: Sabrina Barocas at 203-536-1492.