Cherry Blossom Festival & 5K Run for ALS
The 24th Annual Gates Cherry Blossom Festival will be held at Gates on Sunday, May 1, 2016 and includes the 8th Annual 5K Run for ALS. The festival also offers live music, games, and lots of activities for kids. Visit their website for more information, to sign up for the race/walk, or to volunteer your time at http://www.cherryblossomfair.com/home.html Read More....
High Holy Day New Prayer Book Learning Sessions
Learn the philosophy, theology, and how to use our new High Holy Day prayer books with Rabbi Matt. There are three more sessions planned of the five offered, each one is different and we encourage you to come to all of them. The remaining dates are Thursday, May 5 at 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 10 at 7:00 p.m., and Sunday, June 5 at 9:30 a.m. Please sign up: firstname.lastname@example.org or 374-8173.
Grade 3 Siyum & Teacher Appreciation
Please join us on Friday, May 13 at the 7:00 p.m. Shabbat Services as we honor our teacher s& aides for all the work they do, and honor our 3rd grade/new Hebrew students at their Siyum for completing their first year of Hebrew. The monthly congregational pot luck dinner is also that night at 6:00 p.m. (its also the grade 4 & 5 dinner..we will have special tables/activities for these families) RSVP for the dinner to Kathy at email@example.com or call 374-8173.
2016 Annual Meeting
All members are encouraged to come to the Annual Meeting on Sunday, May 15 at 9:45 a.m. A continental breakfast will be served at 9:15 a.m., no fee or RSVP needed. In an effort to be green and save money, we will posted all the Annual Meeting reports on a private password protected page on our website. You will received a letter with this login information early May. If you need the login info or don’t have Internet access and need a hard copy, please contact Kathy in the temple office at 374-8173 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2016 Distinguished Service Award Reception
Please join us for the Distinguished Service Award Ceremony where we will honor Dorothy Meyer for all of the wonderful Tikkun Olam that she has performed both at Congregation Gates of Heaven and within the greater Schenectady community. The ceremony is on Sunday, May 15 at 2:30 p.m. at Congregation Gates of Heaven. Read more...
Israel Committee Sponsors Talk From Rabbi David Gordis
Rabbi Gordis will speak on Thursday, May 19 at 7:00 p.m. His topic will be The Troubled Odyssey of an American Zionist. Read more...
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