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Saturday, September 5
Selichot at HJC - 8:30 pm

Saturday, September 12
(during Shabbat Services)
Commemorating the 14th anniversary of 9/11

Sunday, September 20
Tashlich - 4:00 pm

Sunday, October 11
Flea Market - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Starting August 8, the format and schedule of Shabbat morning services will change. A new interactive Torah study session with Rabbi Fryer Bodzin will begin at 9:00 am. Psukei DZimra and Shacharit will begin at 9:30, the Torah service at 10:20, and we will conclude with a Community Kiddush at noon. These changes are being made as part of our ongoing effort to enhance the celebration of Shabbat. The clergy and officers welcome your feedback on these changes.


• Services and Shabbat Observance Schedule •

Junior Congregation Dates
Sept. 19, 26; Oct. 3,17,24; Nov. 7, 14, 21; Dec. 5

Friday, August 28
Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat/Maariv 7:00 pm
Candle Lighting 7:15 pm

Saturday, August29 – Parshat Ki Teitzei
Torah Study 9:00 am
Shacharit 9:30 am
Torah Service 10:30 am
Mincha/Seudah Shlishit 6:45 pm
Maariv/Havdallah 8:15 pm


Monday, Thursdays and Torah Reading Days: 6:30 am
Sunday and legal holidays: 8:30 am (see calendar)

Monday–Thursday 7:45 pm
Friday 5:00 pm
Sunday 7:00 pm
Hillcrest Jewish Center has agreed to form a joint 7:00 pm minyan on Sunday evenings. In August we will be at Hillcrest JC.

If you would like to say kaddish on a morning when there is no minyan, please contact Rabbi Fryer Bodzin directly.

• Regular Weekly Activities •

Please check the calendar since some of these activities may not be held on certain days.

Rabbi’s Class: Etz Hayim Essays*
Wednesday nights, 8:00 pm–9:00 pm

Knit & Schmooze—Thursdays, 10:00 am to noon

Rabbi’s Class: The Life and Loves of King David* Thursdays, 12:30 pm–1:30 pm

Rabbi’s Class:Back to Basics: Judaism 101*
Friday mornings, 10:00 am-11:00 am

Exercise Classes—Please click here for details.

* Rabbi’s classes begin in October, after Sukkot.



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Web Administrator: Sam Weiss