Temple Israel eNews: Friday, January 17, 2020
Shabbat Shalom!
Haftorah will be chanted by David Bravman

   Services begin at 10:00 a.m.

We begin a new Book of the Torah, Shemot
We promise to be done long before it begins to snow! (maybe)

Our Facebook STREAMING of our services works! Go to www.Facebook.com/templewb to livestream our services beginning at 10:00 am on Shabbat morning. There will be a recording of the service online as well. 
But remember, there is no e-Kiddush! You need to be present to enjoy!
 Upcoming Events:

our Groh Minyan Breakfast 
scheduled for this Sunday will be postponed for nicer weather

We look forward to greeting Pastor Moses Andrade,  of the Wyoming Valley Seventh Day Adventist Church in a few months!


Two Special Shabbatot
Saturday, January 25, 2020

BBYO Shabbat
Join us as we celebrate Shabbat
with our teens at 10:00 am
with a special memorial to our amazing Sara Pisarz, of blessed memory


And Saturday, February 1st
10:00 am

   Join us in a very special Shabbat service led by our Midrasha students with special guests:
Asher Dicton's Second Grade Class and the Spartan Singers from Wyoming Valley West Middle School
This special Shabbat, with an extra special Kiddush sponsored by the Woodlands, is to bring renewed strength and healing to Asher who has been getting chemo at  Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
The theme of the day is 
ASHER STRONG and his classmates will be wearing special t-shirts and Kippot
And we'll also be wishing Asher


Yoga Minyans 8:00 am service, 8:45 am Yoga 
Sunday, January 26
Sunday, February 23
Sunday, March 29
Sunday, April 26

February 8 - Combined Temple Israel and Temple B'nai B'rith Hava Nashir at TBB 6 pm
Community Purim Party at the JCC March 8 at 11 a.m.

Community Kiddush at the JCC March 14

Sunday, March 15 Bible and Bagels


Rabbi Abraham Skorka,  rector of the Seminario Rabínico Latinoamericano in Bueno
s Aires and co-author with now Pope Francis will speak as Temple Israel's Scholar In Residence at the JCC on Wednesday, April 22

While we're in transition and are wishing Jane Messinger a Refuah Shleima- a speedy Recovery, 
our Temple Israel office at the JCC will be open 

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursdays 
from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. 

At other times, to contact Rabbi Kaplan please text or call his cell phone 570-357-5367 or email him (you can click here): rabbi@templewb.org 
Click the link below  
for  this week's JCC eBlast  
to check out all that's happening  
at the Friedman JCC: