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News and Mazel Tovs:
Tov to Andrew and Kira Marx on the Bat
Mitzvah of Aerin.
to David Solomon on the passing of his mother, Sarah Malka DuBow.
Shiva will be observed at 1101 Bevridge Rd.
Apartment A. Shacharit
Minyan will be Friday & Monday at 7 a.m. Sunday at 8:30 a.m. Mincha/Maariv
will be on Shabbat at 2:45 p.m,
Saturday night at 5:35, and Sunday at 4:30 p.m. May the Solomon and DuBow
families be comforted amongst the mourners of Zion and Israel.
The entire congregation is invited to Shabbat Lunch sponsored
by Andrew and Kira Marx in honor of the Bat Mitzvah of Aerin.
for the Food Festival. This is our biggest fundraiser of the year
like to tell our corporate sponsors that we
have a high participation rate from our
members. Even modest
amounts matter here. Thank you!
Join us Sunday,
December 10, from 4-7 p.m. for our annual Chanukah Party Extravaganza!
Bring in your homemade Menorah contest, , and the Shabbat Torah Dollar
Trade-In! Food will be available for purchase: Hot dogs/$3, Hamburgers/$4,
Chips/$1, and drinks/$1. Please contact Sarah
Chandler at 347-821-1590 with any questions.
Wishing a RefuahShleima to:
– Adina Skaist Levin
– Akiva Lessin, Ira Lutzky
– Heni Stein
time of year! We will be cooking 4,000 pounds
of meat, 3,000 pounds
of produce and thousands of pieces of rugelach, almond horns, mandel
bread and more
(yum!). Please keep an eye on the announcements where we will
be sharing cooking opportunities
Below is a list of current upcoming
volunteer opportunities. If you have time to volunteer, please reach out to the
Head Chef listed by each item. Even if cooking is
not in your wheelhouse, we need volunteers of
various skillsets, so your help will be appreciated.
•12/17 8:30AM -1PM-
Cabbage - see Debbie Colby
12/21 – Rugelach – see Michael
& Linda Griff
•12/21 & 12/22 – Mandle
Bread – see Andrea Nachman
Inclusion Workshop for Teens and
Young Adults: Teens and young adults are invited to
attend a workshop on January 10
at 7PM in
the KBI Library to
learn about inclusion and working with children who have special needs. Melissa
Bunce, Director of Inclusion at the JCC, will lead the workshop. Our Shabbat
group leaders will be in attendance as well. We’d love to see you at this
important event. Please contact Marlena
Cantor at [email protected]
with any questions or to RSVP.
all able-bodied men
and women of KBI, 18 and older. Please join the amazing group of men and women
who serve to protect our synagogue. NO EXPERIENCE
necessary, just a desire to be an essential part of our community. Shifts are ONLY 30 minutes long
on Shabbat and
Yom Tov therefore allowing everyone time to daven. Please
or Doni Fogel
Women’s Only Yoga Class: Relax
rejuvenate with a woman-only weekly yoga
class every Sunday morning at 10:30AM.
is led by Neena
Maizels and will be held at the KBI Mikvah. For
more information, please contact Neena
Maizels at 804-539-6336.
Jewish Food Festival is once again looking for musicians to perform at the
upcoming festival. Please contact Rich
for more information or to volunteer.
It’s finally here! The
Annual Habib Family Run-A-Latke 5K and Designer
be Sunday, December 10.
One-Miler starts at 9:30AM5K
starts at 10:00AM (chip-timed).
Start and finish will be at the Weinstein JCC. And join us after the race for
donuts, latkes and more! Runners of all levels are welcome. To sign up or learn
more, visit runsignup.com/Race/VA/Richmond/RunALatke
Education @ KBI:
Rabbi Asher’s Shabbat morning Gemara class will meet this week at 8:30
Shabbat afternoons, Liz Alexander will
be teaching a class on Mishnah.
This week, we
will meet at 4:30 p.m.at
Liz’s home (819 St. Christophers
Rd). We are currently reading
about recitation of the Shema in MassekhetBerakhot.
join us Sunday mornings for a Men’s Open Beit Midrash in the Weger chapel after Shacharit. For any questions, please contact
Dr. Doni Poliakoff at [email protected]or
Rabbi Bart at [email protected]. If you would like assistance in setting up a chavruta, please reach
out to Rabbi Asher at [email protected].
& Women’s Class:Rabbi
Asher will be continuing his class on SeferYehoshua
on Monday, December 11that
p.m. in the Weger Chapel. The class is open to
men and women.
Rabbi Adam Winston
is leading a learning opportunity on Mondayand
evenings between 9:00
p.m. - 9:30 p.m. in the Weger Chapel. Ten minutes
of davening and twenty minutes of learning. He will be exploring the
Torah discourses of Rav
Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook
the former Chief Rabbi and Torah luminary from the early 1900’s.
Refreshments will be served. All are invited to attend.
for a fun, casual event for your teen? Look no further than NCSY’s LIFT (Leadership
program. Every Tuesday LIFT
will meet 7 p.m. at
the Village Starbucks (7017 Three Chopt
Rd.) If you miss that one, you can join us on
p.m. at the Starbucks
at 3820 Gaskins Rd.
you have any questions about either of these programs, please contact Arielle
Sherman at 602-885-2282
or email [email protected].