CAST YOUR VOTE FOR ARZA: REPRESENTING REFORM JUDAISM
Voting in the WZO elections is now OPEN, and you can make your voice heard by voting right now.
The act of voting occurs online through the AZM (American Zionist Movement). By clicking the following button, you will be directed to their website where you can register with the AZM and then cast your vote for ARZA, Representing Reform Judaism.
Join us on Sunday, June 7 at 10:30 a.m for this fast and flat, chip-timed course that winds through the city, along the river, and through the park. Prizes awarded to the top three winners and every participant receives $5 to use towards food and drink at the Jewish Cultural Festival, which begins at 11 a.m. Whether you are a runner or a walker, everyone can join in on the fun!
Proceeds from the race benefit the Social Action Fund of Temple Israel which supports programs and activities designed to positively impact the entire community. Visit the Oy Vey 5k page for more details on how to register.
Shabbat Shalommm Yoga Returns
Friday, May 15 at 6:00pm
Stressed out? Looking for a new way to connect to your Judaism? Interested in trying something different? Join instructor Cathy Hackett and Courtney Cummings for an evening yoga practice incorporating prayers from the Shabbat service and the Torah portion of the week. All are welcome, no previous experience is required and chair modification will be made for those with limited physical abilities. Bring a yoga or exercise mat and a towel. Cost is $5/person.
Lunch & Learn: The Books Of Daniel and Revelations
Join in a conversation about the books of Daniel and Revelations in a series of lunch-hour discussions led by Rabbi David Sofian of Temple Israel, Reverend Dr. Rodney Kennedy of First Baptist Church and Reverend Dr. John Paddock of Christ Episcopal Church. The clergy will discuss biblical stories in the context of each of their religions, comparing and contrasting and identifying similarities and differences. Attend one session, two, or all three. Each begins at 12:00 p.m. Noon. Feel free to bring a brown bag lunch and bring friends as well! No RSVP is necessary.
Thursday, April 16th Temple Israel - 130 Riverside Drive
Thursday, April 23rd Christ Episcopal Church - 20 West First Street
Thursday, April 30th First Baptist Church - 111 West Monument Avenue
Join Us in Adult Study
Come learn at Temple. All of our adult education programs are open to members and non-members alike. No prior study or reservation necessary.
- Torah Study, Saturday, 9:30 a.m.
- Talmud Study, Wednesday, 12:00 p.m.
- Learn to Crochet or Knit, Monday, 1:15 - 2:30 p.m.
- Lattes and Legends, Wednesday, 10:00 a.m.
- Dorothy Lane Market Cafe, 6177 Far Hills Avenue.
- Tanakh, Sunday, 9:00 a.m.
- Ryterband Lectures, Sunday, brunch at 9:45am, speakers at 10:15