Parashat Eikev 5777

Shabbat Zmanim

Friday, August 11th
7:00 am: Shacharit
6:45 pm: Mincha
7:37 pm: Candles

Shabbat, August 12th
9:00 am: Shacharit
Rabbi Hyman’s drasha is titled “The Mosaic Foundation of the World’s Fastest Growing Civilization“
6:25 pm: The Shabbat afternoon class will be delivered by Maya Zanger-Nadis, as part of the Student Seminarian series. Maya just returned from a year studying in Israel. She will talk about “Contemporary Meanings of Eishet Chayil”.
7:25 pm: Mincha followed by Seudah Shlishit and Ma’ariv
8:38 pm: Havdalah


Kiddush is sponsored by Rebeccca & Michael Koenigsberg in honor of Moshe’s 15th birthday.

The Westville Synagogue Shabbat afternoon Family Gathering this week is hosted by Betsy and Glenn Schulman at 75 Stevenson Road, from 4:30-6:00 PM (weather permitting).

Shul calendars for 2017-2018 (5778) can still be ordered for $25 apiece. You will be notified in August when the calendars are available; if you wish to have it mailed to you please include $2 toward mailing costs.

Community Events

Monday, August 14th, 5:00-6:30pm

Come together with friends and PJ Library for the PJ Library Summer Series! Find us at the PJ Library blanket with the multi-colored umbrellas for popsicles, ice cream and crafts from 5:00-6:30pm at the Westville Beecher Concert, 37 Harrison Street in New Haven

Monday, August 28, 10:30 am:

JFS invites you to its first I Want to do a JFS Mitzvah event. Please join us for a chance to get involved with a vital JFS Mitzvah project. Please help us as we prepare the mailing for our Friends Campaign, while having a cup of coffee, a bite to eat, and learning about other upcoming volunteer opportunities, such as Food Pantry, Shalom Group events for adults with disabilities, Packing and delivering bags for the Food4Kids program, Visits to the elderly or home-bound, Mitzvah projects, and assembling bags for the homeless. Please come to 1440 Whalley Ave for this fun and informative event. For more information, please contact Mara Ginsberg at 

Westville University, September 12th

An exciting 2017-2018 series is planned for Westville University, kicking off with Rabbi Hyman. This season will feature presentations by Zalman Alpert, Michal BarAsher, Nadav Berman Shifman, Jeremy Bruce, Steven Fraade, Allyson Ganzalez, Rebecca Koenigsberg, Sharon Naveh, Mati Pawlak, Steven Wilf, Liran Yagdar and our movie series. Don’t miss it!

Tanya Kanner