Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Upcoming events this week of January
Wed 18
7:45a
 
Weekday Morning Service
For early risers, or people who have a few minutes to spare before going to work, this is a midweek spiritual check-in on Wednesday mornings. We pray, sing, and hopefully leave inspired, having shared a laugh or two along the way. 7:45am - 8:10am. Enter through the office doors on James Street and come upstairs to the Sanctuary.
4:30p
 
Sh'arim
5:00p
 
Adult Hebrew Class
Cost to Temple members - materials only, cost to non-members - $200. To enroll, contact the Temple office (397-5575 or mrowley@shaarai.org)
7:30p
 
"In the Beginning"
Thu 19
Fri 20
7:30p
 
Shabbat Evening Service
Sat 21
Shabbat Mevarchim
9:00a
 
Beyond the Torah
Join us weekly on Shabbat morning as we explore the mysteries and wonders of the Tanach (Hebrew Scriptures), and discuss their meanings in our lives. All are welcome, dress is casual, no prior knowledge is necessary, and coffee is served. We begin at 9am and conclude at 10am (if there is a Bar or Bat Mitzvah) or 10:30am (including a short Shabbat morning service). Enter through the office doors on James Street. We meet in the large double classroom at the top of the stairs.
5:00p
 
Havdalah La-y'ladim
Children ages 0-7 enjoy snack, story time, and a brief, yet beautiful Havdalah service.
7:00p
 
Movie Night
Special Feature: Apples from the Desert
Sun 22
9:15a
 
Shaarai Mishpacha
Parent and Me class for our youngest members and their caregivers.
9:15a
 
Sh'arim
Sh’arim - our learning program - is more than a school. Honoring the name of our congregation, each year our children will enter through different Sh’arim, Gateways, to a fuller and richer Jewish life.
10:00a
 
Sisterhood 101
Sisterhood members and non-members can enjoy a bagel brunch to learn about the Shaarai Shomayim Sisterhood.
10:00a
 
Shaarai Atid
Grades 10 and 11
11:30a
 
Family Service
Rabbi Paskoff and the Sh'arim educational staff conduct this 30 minute service throughout the school year. Whether your child participates in Sh'arim, all families are welcome. Preschool children or younger are required to have their Parent with them.
5:00p
 
Brotherhood Hockey Game
Join the Brotherhood for this annual trip to the Hershey stadium to watch the Bears vs. Phantoms from the Philadelphia Flyers Farm Club.
7:00p
 
Women's Torah Study
Everyone is welcome to the Women's Torah Study sponsored by Sisterhood.
Mon 23
12:00p
 
Book Group
We are reading two books: "Reform Responsa for the 21st Century" and "Penguin Book of Hebrew Verse". All are welcome!!! Noon-1:00, small social hall (enter through Duke St glass doors,) bring your lunch.
7:30p
 
Reform Judaism
Be a part of the conversation as guest speaker Rabbi Bennett Miller, Immediate Past Chair of ARZA and Rabbi Jack Paskoff's mentor, discusses "America, Reform Judaism, and Israel."
Tue 24
12:00p
 
Talmud study
Bring your lunch on Tuesdays from Noon-1pm. Don't be intimidated when you hear that we're studying the Talmud. All of our studies are in English, and all insights are valued. You'll enjoy the twists and turns the Talmud takes as these 2000-year-old teachings inform our lives today. Enter through the glass doors on Duke Street.
6:30p
 
Board Meeting

 

Wed, 18 January 2017 20 Tevet 5777