Calendar 2017-10-04T20:18:15+00:00
Apr
23
Mon
Special meeting of the Congregation
Apr 23 @ 5:30 pm
Apr
28
Sat
KCPL Library Foundation silent auction @ Temple Israel
Apr 28 @ 6:00 pm

Kanawha County Public Library’s Friends of the Library Foundation will hold its 12th annual “A Tisket, A Tasket, A Literary Basket” silent auction at Temple Israel on Saturday, April 28 at 6 p.m.
They’re seeking sponsorships as well as donations of baskets and basket items from businesses, organizations and individuals. To donate, please contact Terry Wooten at terry.wooten@kanawhalibrary.org or 304-343-4646 x1287.
Last year, the Basket Auction raised more than $39,000 for the library.
The Friends of the Library Foundation provide financial support for numerous library events and classes, including summer reading programs for children, teens and adults. The group also sponsored the 2017 West Virginia Book Festival.

May
5
Sat
First Shabbat morning service & Torah study
May 5 @ 10:30 am

May’s “First Shabbat” Torah topic
“I have to marry a virgin; I can’t stand criticism.” (Bror Blixen in Out of Africa)
Saturday, May 5, 2018, following the 10:30 Shabbat Morning Service
Torah Portion: Emor, Leviticus 21:1 – 24:23
For the text and commentary, check out

https://www.sefaria.org/Leviticus.21.1-24.23?lang=bi&aliyot=0

https://reformjudaism.org/learning/torah-study/emor

Or read the Women’s Torah Commentary in the Sisterhood Lounge, starting on p. 723.

“First Shabbat” is a participatory Torah study session facilitated by Rabbi Cohn on the first Saturday of each month. There will be a nosh!!

May
9
Wed
Annual Meeting and Congregational Dinner
May 9 @ 6:00 pm

Members are invited to attend Temple Israel’s Annual Meeting and Congregational Dinner. There is no cost to members for the dinner but RSVPs are appreciated. Call or email the Temple office.

May
18
Fri
Confirmation and Shavu’ot service
May 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Jun
1
Fri
Joint Shabbat service @ Temple Israel
Jun 1 @ 5:30 pm

Joint Shabbat service at Temple Israel on June 1, 2018

Rabbi Cohn and his colleague Rabbi Victor Urecki will lead a joint Shabbat service at Temple Israel on Friday, June 1, 2018, at 5:30 pm. Everyone is invited to attend this shared celebration of Shabbat with our Conservative cousins.

Jun
12
Tue
Temple board meeting
Jun 12 @ 5:30 pm
Sep
11
Tue
Temple board meeting
Sep 11 @ 5:30 pm
Oct
9
Tue
Temple board meeting
Oct 9 @ 5:30 pm
Nov
13
Tue
Temple board meeting
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm