Shabbat Parshat Behar 5779

Friday, May 24th
7:00 am: Shacharit
6:45 pm: Mincha
7:54 pm: Candlelighting

Shabbat, May 25th
9:00 am: Shacharit
The title of Rabbi Hyman's drasha is "The Inspiration of Rabbi Akiva"
6:45 pm: Rabbis’s class on the topic "A New Approach to Counting the Omer"
7:45 pm: Mincha
8:55 pm: Havdalah


Shul Announcements

Kiddush is sponsored by Zelly & Goldie Goldberg in celebration of the birth of their newest great-granddaughter, Nili Tzophiya Mitnick. Mazal Tov!

Conratulations to Batya Koenigsberg and Jacob Hasbani on their graduation from Hebrew High School of New England on June 2!

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

Saturday, June 6, Tikun Leil Shavuot
8pm: Mincha and Maariv
9:15pm:  Dinner (by reservation only). RSVP here.
10:15pm: Rabbi Fred Hyman on topic ‘Is there a Mitzvah to live in Israel?’
10:15pm: Youth program: learning and dessert, led by Rebecca Koenigsberg

Community Events

BEKI Art Gallery presents Sandra Valabregue "Circles in the Tree", to be displayed April 1 - June 1.

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. 

Sunday, June 2
Celebrate Israel Parade and a Visit to the Museum of Jewish Heritage
Click here for more details.

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