Shabbat Reminder: Call today

Chevre,

A quick reminder: we’ll celebrate Shabbat together tomorrow night, sharing stories from our Israel trip.  We’ll also celebrate Karen and Larry’s upcoming wedding with an aufruf.

Shari and Mark Rangell will host: 6208 Pine Tree Drive, Long Grove. Please contact Shari today so she can arrange the potluck dinner: shari.rangell@comcast.net; (847) 363-3287.

6:00 Wine & cheese; schmooze
6:45 Kabbalat Shabbat; Aufruf
7:30 Blessings & dinner
8:30 Sharing of the Israel trip
9:30 Dessert

Looking forward to seeing you tomorrow.

L’shalom,
Marc

This Shabbat: Israel + Aufruf

Chevre,

This coming Friday night we’ll celebrate Shabbat together.  Members of the group that traveled to Israel will share stories, lessons and highlights.  We hope to extend our learning in this way and to increase Israel-knowledge within our B’Chavana community.

We’ll also have an aufruf as we celebrate the upcoming wedding of members Karen Gleicher and Larry Heisler.

Shari and Mark Rangell will host: 6208 Pine Tree Drive, Long Grove.  Please contact Shari by Thursday so she can arrange the potluck dinner: shari.rangell@comcast.net; (847) 363-3287.

6:00     Wine & cheese; schmooze
6:45     Kabbalat Shabbat; Aufruf
7:30     Blessings & dinner
8:30     Sharing of the Israel trip
9:30     Dessert

Looking forward to seeing you then.  In the meantime, have a good week.

L’shalom,
Marc

B’Chavana Dates: 5775

Chevre,

Please put these dates for the coming year in your calendar. Our Shabbat schedule remains the same – 1st Friday night, 2nd & 4th Saturday mornings – with occasional adjustments due to holidays, etc:

September

Saturday, 9.20 – Selichot (afternoon or evening)
Wed eve, 9.24 – Rosh Hashana
Thur morn, 9.25 – Rosh Hashana

October

Fri eve, 10.3 – Yom Kippur
Sat morn, afternoon & eve – Yom Kippur
Friday eve, 10.10 – Sukkot
Wed eve, 10.15 – Simchat Torah?

November

Sat eve – Sun all day – Limmud Chicago (we can go as a group)

December

We’ll have to decide when we want to celebrate Chanukah. It begins on Tuesday night, 12.16. We can try Sat eve, the 20th, if people will be in town, or even Fri eve the 19th.

January

Fri aft, 1.30 – Sun am, 2.1 – Annual Kallah @ OSRUI

March

Wed eve, 3.4 – Purim

May

Sat eve, 5.23 – Shavuot
I’m looking forward to a great year together.

L’shalom,
Marc

Shabbat: Last Reminder

Chevre, a last reminder:

Randi Simon will lead our tefilot this coming Shabbat, the 26th. Pam DeMar and Gary Riskin will host: 757 Horatio Blvd, Buffalo Grove.

Please contact Pam by Thursday so that she can plan the potluck luncheon, utilizing this link, copying and pasting it into your browser: http://www.PerfectPotluck.com/meals.php?t=ECGE5657

If that doesn’t work, you can email Pam: pam.demar@gmail.com.

L’shalom,
Marc

B’Chavana/UPAJ Program on Mental Health

Chevre, this note is from Pam DeMar, one of our representatives to UPAJ:

B’Chavana members are invited to attend a seminar with:

Dr. Lloyd I. Sederer, Medical Director, New York State Office of Mental Health
Thursday, July 24, 2014 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
(for more detailed info: Sederer Flyer 7-24-14)
St. Mary’s Episcopal Church
306 S Prospect Ave
Park Ridge, IL 60068

Please contact Pam DeMar if you would like to attend: pam.demar@gmail.com; 224-619-5643

Shabbat Reminder: Updated Link

Chevre, the link did not copy properly in the last posting; please try this one:

http://www.PerfectPotluck.com/meals.php?t=ECGE5657

You’ll need to copy and paste the entire link in order for it to work.

Marc

Shabbat Reminder

Chevre, a quick reminder:

Randi Simon will lead our tefilot this coming Shabbat, the 26th. Pam DeMar and Gary Riskin will host: 757 Horatio Blvd, Buffalo Grove.

Please contact Pam by Thursday so that she can plan the potluck luncheon, utilizing this link:  http://www.PerfectPotluck.com/

The timing is as usual:
9:45 Gather & schmooze
10:00 Tefilot
12:15 Potluck luncheon

Shavua tov – have a good week.

L’shalom,
Marc