2015 Gates College Scholarships: Applications now being accepted for the Dr. Ralph and Edna Marwill Scholarship (click for form) and the Rena Weifenbach Educational Scholarship (click for form). For families of Gates members only; due date March 15, 2015. More info.
Rosh Chodesh Women's SederThe 2nd Annual Women's Seder sponsored by our Sisterhood will be held on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 6pm. This will be a vegetarian pot luck and we will us a special Haggadah created last year. This program is free and open to the public. RSVP to Holly at
Passover SederJoin us for our annual first night Passover Seder on Friday, April 3, 2015 at 6:30 pm (not the Shabbat Service will be at 5:30 pm that night). Enjoy a beautiful, mulch-generational, inter-active First Night Seder catered by Gershons. With a choice of eggplant parm or chicken marsala as you main dish. RSVP by 3/27. Early bird pricing until 3/6: $38/member adult, $55/non-member ad, $10/kids 5-12, $5/kids under 5. After 3/6 pricing: $43/member ad, $60/non-member ad, $10/kids 5-12, $5/kids under 5. RSVP to
Doug Cotler To Perform At The Singer Free Concert SeriesThe Singer Family Free Concert Series presents Grammy Award-winning composer and an accomplish singer, songwriter, and musician Doug Cotler. Doug will be our cantorial vocalist at the Friday Shabbat Services on April 10, 2015 at 7pm and performing in concert at the Singer Free Concert Series on Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 2pm. No tickets or reservations needed. Open to the public. Please bring a non-perishable food item to be donated to SICM food pantry. Read more about Doug on his website at http://dougcotler.com/
Come have the best breakfast in town sponsored by our Brotherhood on Sunday, April 19, 2015 with guest speaker is Jeffry Luria, PhD, a member of our congregation and a Counseling Psychologist. Dr. Luria will speak about the “self”, “The I in You’. Free for Gates Brotherhood members; all others pay $4 for breakfast and speaker is free. Breakfast begins at 10am, speaker at 10:30. No reservations needed.
Cherry Blossom Festival and Race for ALSJoin us at the 23rd Annual Cherry Blossom Festival and 5k Race (and walk) for ALS on Sunday, April 26, 2015 from 9am to 1pm. See the Cherry Blossom Website page for more detail about the festival and to register for the Race/Walk at http://www.cherryblossomfair.com/
Trip to Israel 2016
Join Rabbi Matt and Congregation Gates of Heaven for a memorable adventure to Israel on February 10-21, 2016.
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Rosh Chodes Women's Seder
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