Sunday, December 13, 11 AM to 1 PM
Enjoy festive music with Cantor Freedman, dreidel games, face-painting, Hanukkah crafts, cookie decorating, and delicious home-made latkes by the famous "SHS Latke Brigade!"
New Friends will have the opportunity to meet our teachers and speak with Playschool Co-Directors Gloria Parris and Ali Kaplan.
Please join us on Friday, December 4, at 6:15 PM, for the next Speaker's Corner Shabbat during which Ann Rosen Spector-a psychologist in the study of infant, child, adolescent, and adult development - will discuss how to raise children to be the kind of adults you would like to have as friends. Feel free to contact Ann Rosen Spector.
Meet the New Vare-Washington Principal, Saturday, December 5
Another special Lunch & Learn has been added to the SHS calendar. Join us in the Social Hall after services to meet the new principal of Vare-Washington Elementary School. Zack Duberstein is the fifth VW principal in seven years, and the first to be fully committed to the school's long-term future. His primary goal for the school is to encourage the students to become college graduates; he has already taken significant steps to turn the school around.
Adult Hanukkah Party
Join the SHS Arts & Culture group at our first annual Adult Hanukkah Party on Saturday evening, December 5!
Join friends, families, colleagues, and neighbors for Hanukkah candle lighting, singing, and holiday treats in Rittenhouse Square on Tuesday, December 8, at 5:15 PM! You'll be celebrating with the members of 20 other Jewish communities - our Kehillah - representing the diversity of Jewish life in Philadelphia.
Learning in Paris, Wednesday, December 16, 7-8:30 PM at The Jewish Federation, 2100 Arch Street, Room 301
Join us for the first session in our new series! Rabbi Eli Freedman (Congregation Rodeph Shalom) and Rabbi Eliezer Hirsch (Mekor Habracha) will be teaching on the topic of Hanukkah & Machloket L'shem Shamayin: How to Fight
Join Rabbi Avi Winokur for his monthly Meditative Service. The next service will be Saturday, December 19, at 10 AM, during which he integrates the practices of Insight Meditation and traditional liturgy for a wholly different Shabbat experience.
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- New Monthly Shabbat Morning Meditation Service
- Monthly Shabbat Study - A Jewish Perspective on Christianity
- Recordings of Blessings and Song Sheets for Shabbat
- Survey Response Information
- Jewish History in 100 Nutshells - Mohammed
- Jewish History in 100 Nutshells
- 50% Dues Discount for New Members
- Space Needs Survey
- Young Adult Education-Young Folks Programming Survey
- Rabbi Winokur Named one of America's Most Inspiring Rabbis