Shabbat Parshat Emor 5779

Friday, May 17th
7:00 am: Shacharit
6:45 pm: Mincha
7:47 pm: Candlelighting

Shabbat, May 18th
9:00 am: Shacharit
The title of Rabbi Hyman's drasha is "The Arrival bias and Counting the Omer"
6:40 pm: Rabbis’s class on the topic "The Omer, the Monn, Shabbat and Torah"
7:40 pm: Mincha
8:48 pm: Havdalah


Shul Announcements

  1. Kiddush is sponsored by Evelynne Kantrowitz in memory of her father, Moshe ben Shlomo upon his yahrzeit

  2. Welcome back and Mazel Tov to Rochelle Schnurr (Fleischman) who is here from Israel this weekend to receive her Nurse Practioner's degree from Simmons College

  3. Message about the Westville University Lecture Series:

    Please note that we are attempting toreduce paper use. To that end, please contact Dr. Peter Rogol ( if you would like source sheets regularly emailed to you in advance, which would help minimize the number of copies that need to be printed by the shul

Shul Events

Tuesdays, 7:30 pm
Rabbi Zalman Alpert
Bi-weekly Talmud Class in Tractate Brachot

Wednesday, May 29, 7:30 pm
Westville University presents
The Annual Irving & Shirley Kroopnick Memorial Lecture
Rabbi Ethan Tucker, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivat Hadar
Pluralism, Integrity and Community
Followed by a dessert reception prepared by Rebecca Koenigsberg

Community Events

BEKI Art Gallery presents Sandra Valabregue "Circles in the Tree", to be displayed April 1 - June 1.
Thursday, April 11, 7:00 - 9:00 pm: Reception and presentation by the artist
Shabbat, May 18, 12:45 pm (after kiddush): Conversation with the artist

Thursday, May 30, 7:00 pm
The Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven Women's Philanthropy presents Handbag Bingo, open to all women. Enjoy a delicious dessert reception as we play several rounds of Bingo. Prizes include unique handbags and more! Couvert: $36, Event Sponsor: $108. Will support PJ Library and Alma Pre-Military Academy for Female Leadership. At the JCC. 

Tuesday, June 4
New England Jewish Academy (HHNE) annual gala, including a memorial tribute to Mark Schwartz, Z"L
Contact Barbara Zalesch for additional info.

Oren Kanner