Tifereth Israel Synagogue, A Conservative Congregation

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A fully egalitarian congregation, affiliated with the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, representing both tradition and innovation in the Jewish community. Diverse, warm and personal, Tifereth Israel Synagogue creates a foundation for an authentic Jewish experience.

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Candle lighting: 6:44 p.m. 
September 8, Kabbalat Shabbat Services begin at 6:15 p.m.

September 9, Shabbat services begin at 9:30 a.m.  

This week's Torah portion is  Parashat  Ki Tavo

Midrash Shabbat will follow the service and will feature Rabbi Joshua Dorsch. The topic, Higher and Higher, will explore how to spiritually prepare ourselves before the High Holy Days. 

Our Kiddush Luncheon is being graciously sponsored by Annette Feigenbaum and Norman Kort in loving memory of their departed loved ones; their parents Lucien (z"l  6 Kislev) and Shirley (z"l  14 Elul) Feigenbaum and Rebecca (z"l  7 Tammuz) and Joseph Zalmon (z"l  18 Av) Kort and brother Maurice Jacob Kort (z"l  6 Cheshvan).

Child care will be available during the learning. 

Havdalah: 7:51 p.m.
Need a ride to services? Email On the Go or phone their office at (877) 634-6537.
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September 6 , 6:00 p.m.
No experience is needed. Just the desire to have fun! Join Rabbi Dorsch and Tifereth Israel's fantasy football league.

Shofar Squad
September 10,  and 17, 9:00 a.m.
No experience is necessary. B oth children and adults are welcomed and encouraged to learn how to blow a shofar properly. 

To register,  email Linda  or call 619 697-6001, ext. 103.
Midrash Shabbat: Higher and Higher
September 9 , following Services
As we approach the High Holy Days how do we spiritually prepare ourselves? Rabbi Joshua Dorsch will guide our learning.

Many thanks to Annette Feigenbaum and Norman Kort for hosting our Kiddush Luncheon.

Learn more on our website.
Learn to Read Torah
September 10, 17, 24 and October 8, 11:00 a.m.
Here's your chance to discover this unique yet simple system of "trope" which has lasted hundreds of years. Norm Katz will teach the basics in four one hour lessons.  Learn more now.

Email your RSVP or call  619 697-6001 and let the office know you'll be joining.
Chick Flicks: Year by the Sea Chick Flicks
September 14, 5:30 p.m.*
Let's grab a cocktail, dinner, and a movie with all our favorite gals.

The film is based on the New York Times bestseller, "A Year by the Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman."
Hoping to reclaim who she was before being a wife and mother, an empty nester retreats to Cape Cod where she embarks upon a quest to set herself free.

Early bird pricing is good through noon on September 11
Visit our website for all of the evening's details and reservation information. 
 Abraham Ratner Torah School
TIS Youth Groups        
Grades 2-12  
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Men's Club           
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Upcoming at Tifereth Israel Synagogue
TIS and Braun Library Film Series September 10
Israeli Dance September 10
Shir Chadash Shabbat September 15
A Wilder Selichot September 16
Rosh Chodesh Women's Group September 18

And Around Our Community  
Center for Jewish Culture Adult Education Classes  Various dates and locations
Jewish Bereavement Support Groups  Various dates and locations 
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Whether you're looking to join a congregational family or just wish to visit  email Beth Klareich   or phone 
her at (619) 697-6001 ext. 108. She'll share more information with you and invite you to join us for services or any of our events and programs.
September 6, 2017
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Your Help 
Throughout the High Holy Days, our ushers and greeters welcome members and visitors and assist in ensuring the best possible experience for all. 

Click here to sign up and lend a hand. 
This Week

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It's coming! Join us for another fun, educational, and engaging series of events. Be sure to be at TIS for the East County Mega Challah Bake on Thursday, October 26.

Keep up to date with us through our Facebook page. Our weekly enews, human interest stories, program announcements and more can all be found on our Facebook page.

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 Classes at TIS
Did you know that TIS offers a variety of classes for sound mind and body? 
  • Feeling Fit
  • Silver Sneakers Yoga with Jackie Gadd 
  • Line Dancing 
  • Caregiver Support Group 
Take a look and take advantage.

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A complete list of all of our gift cards is available on our website. Place your order online now or phone the Synagogue office at (619) 697-6001. Your purchases help support TIS.  

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