This Week at CSI
With Our Congregants
Mazel Tov: To Sydney Pargmanon his Bar Mitzvah. To Ben & Deena Pargman in honor of their son's Bar Mitzvah.
Mazel Tov: To Boni and David Powell on their son Joshua Powell being elected to the City Council of Hapeville.
Condolences: To Robert Diskin on the death of his Brother, Sam Diskin.
Shabbat: This Shabbat, Saturday, December 7, we celebrate the Bar Mitzvah of Sydney Pargman, son of Ben and Deena Pargman. Baby-Sitting is in the Youth Lounge and additional Shabbat programing is as follows:
* Adult Learning Service ~ 10:00 - 10:40 a.m.
* Tot Shabbat ~ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
* Family Service ~ 10:45 - 11:30 a.m.
* Adult Text Study Class ~ 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Kiddush this week is sponsored by Ben and Deena Pargman in honor of their sons's Bar Mitzvah.
Koffee and Kibitz: Join Sisterhood and Machaneh Shai parents and children on Sunday, December 8 from 9:00 - 9:40 a.m. at Shearith Israel for "Koffee and Kibbitz" - an opportunity for a bagel breakfast and a chance to get to know one another better. This is a great chance to meet new friends and to catch up with old ones. This program is generously sponsored by Sisterhood and takes place monthly.
Rap with the Rabbi: This Sunday, December 8, Shearith Israel's teens are invited to Rabbi Norry's house for conversation and pizza, from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Please RSVP to Eli Mansbach at email@example.com so that we have enough pizza!
Kadima/USY Event: Our signature event, Amy's Holiday Party is this Sunday, December 8. Our 19th year is sure to be the biggest and best yet, but WE STILL NEED YOUR HELP. We need 300 teen volunteers to help us provide an incredible holiday celebration for 700 children in need.
Complete with a carnival, a DJ dance party, crafts, lunch, pictures with Santa, entertainers, and a Toy Store with 2,000 gifts to give away, this event is the place to be! To register to volunteer for Amy's Holiday Party, you must be in 8th grade or older. Please go to cccprojects.org to sign up! Service hour forms will be available. We can't wait to see you there!
Minyan Times This Week (Dec 7 - Dec 13):
Morning Minyan is at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, at 6:50 a.m. on Monday and Thursday, and at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.
Evening Minyan is at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday through Thursday.
Guest Speaker: On Tuesday, December 10 at 6:30pm, Representative Stacey Abrams, House Minority Leader for the Georgia General Assembly and State Representative for Georgia House District 89 will be here to speak with the members of Shearith Israel and the entire community.
Jewish Learning: Jewish Learning Committee will be meeting on Tuesday, December 10 from 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Religious Life: Religious Life Committee will be meeting on Tuesday, December 10 from 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Friday Night Live: Please join us for Kabbalat Shabbat services at Shearith Israel on Friday, December 13 at 7:30 p.m. This will be a wonderful opportunity to sing, pray and relax as Shabbat begins. Harvey Brightman will deliver the d'var Torah. Come, bring your friends and neighbors, relatives and your family. If you would like to participate in these services by leading the singing, davening, helping to set up, helping to fund, or helping to encourage others to attend, please contact Lynne Borsuk at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kadima/USY: Join us for movies in the youth lounge before we go on winter break on Sunday, December 15 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.