Shavua tov! Looking forward to Shabbat Beshalach – and Tu BiShvat!

Shavua tov – a  good week to you!

Join us on Shabbat morning at 9:30am for services where we’ll read from parashat Beshalach. And join us at 11ish am for our Tu BiShvat Seder, our celebration of the New Year of the Trees!

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We’ll journey through the Four Worlds and the four seasons, experience prayer and poetry and song, and enjoy many fruits and nuts which come from trees. This year we’re using a new haggadah assembled by Rabbi Rachel which will be projected on a big screen (to save paper – in celebration of the trees) — shared as part of ALEPH’s year of recommitment to deep ecology, seeing our living planet as a holy Temple in need of care. Please RSVP to the CBI office ASAP so we know how many chairs to set up!return-to-shabbat

If you’d like to read some commentaries on this week’s Torah portion, some links follow:

And here’s the URJ’s compilation of commentaries on this week’s Torah portion: B’Shalach.

Many thanks to our shamashim, the members who host our Shabbat services each week. If you would like to join that group, please contact Pattie Lipman.

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