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SHANA TOVAH!
Wishing everyone in our Moriah family a sweet New Year
and an easy fast.
September 28, 2017
8 Tishrei 5778
Announcements
In observance of Yom Kippur, the office will close at 1:00 pm tomorrow and it will re-open on Monday morning.

Tickets for Yom Kippur will only be issued if you were not here on Rosh Hashannah. Otherwise your tickets are the same last week.

Don't forget to take a bag and fill it up to help the Ark fill their pantry. Kindly bring back your filled bags before Sukkot .
Service Times
Shabbat:
Kol Nidre: 6:15 pm
Candle lighting: 6:17 pm
Shabbat Services: 9:00 am
Shabbat Mincha: 4:45 pm
Havdalah: 7:17 pm 

Next week:
S unday : 8:40 am
Monday - Friday: 6:10 am 
This Week's Parsha
Contact Us: (847) 948-5340
Children's Services
See above for Yom Kippur Day children's services.
Participate in Services
Lead Ashrei/Shir HaKavod: 
We encourage all children under Bar/Bat Mitzvah age who can read Hebrew to contact  Amie Barrish  at (847) 405-0510 or  by email here.
 
Haftorah Readers: 
Contact  Dan Shulman  by email.

Torah Reader assigners: (click the name to email): 
October , Karen Ebroon
November Norm Finkel 
December Pam Brill 
January, D avid Ec anow
February, Lisa Weiner
March,  Marc Botbol
April,  Perry Hoffman
June, Betsy Graupe
July , Steven Corush
A ugus t,  Alan Sohn
September: Dan Shulman
Yahrzeits this week:

September 29: Allison Goldsmith
September 30: Steve Schraiber
October 3: Linda Spring
Interesting in learning?

Click here to view the catalogue of Learning Opportunities for 2017-18.
Sukkot Walk
Moriah will again have a Sukkah walk following services on Shabbat, October 7

Everyone is welcome.

If you would be willing to be a host,
please contact Mark Harris at mark@harrisdevgrp.com .

We are looking for at least one more sukkah to visit.
Youth Department
Moriah teens! (9 th -12 th grade)
Join us for a Simchat Torah event post hakafot on October 12 th in the sukkah!
We will have etrog jousting, spike ball and ping pong. Desserts will be served.
8th grade is invited to join this event that evening.
For more information email: Kebroon@moriahcong.org
Upcoming Events
SAVE THE DATE
2018 Moriah Judaic Art & Jewelry Fair

Thursday, March 8
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Preview Gala

Friday, March 9
9:00 am - 1:30 pm

Saturday, March 10
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Sunday, March 11
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Community Events & Programs
Movie Night at Moriah
Complex! Intelligent! Unique! T hat's Dick Adler's take on our next film selection, "Open Your Eyes," which we'll discuss on October 18th . See the film on your own; come to class for a terrific discussion. Synopsis: Handsome 25-year-old Cesar (Eduardo Noriega) had it all -- a successful career, expensive cars, a swank bachelor's pad, and an endless string of beautiful and willing women. He is then thrown into a strange psychological mystery after a car accident scars his face and lands him in prison. One critic said of the film, "A film with enough intellectual meat on its stylish bones to give more adventurous moviegoers something to chew on afterward." 
Looking forward to seeing you on October 18, 7:30 pm at Moriah.
TOV - Hurricane Harvey Relief Mission

You saw the devastation... now be part of the recovery. Tens of thousands of people have evacuated their homes and are in desperate need of assistance and emergency aid. TOV is launching a relief mission to the region to provide critical man-power to our partners on the ground,  NECHAMA – Jewish Response to Disaster .
The mission will depart from Chicago on Tuesday, October 24th in the morning and will conclude Thursday, October 26 in the evening.  All costs on the ground are covered by JUF. In addition, volunteers will receive a $100 subsidy for their airfare.
The work is physical and involves mucking and gutting of flooded homes. Please come prepared to stand for 8 hours a day. No prior experience is necessary – all training occurs on the ground by a NECHAMA professional. Volunteers must be a minimum of 14 years old, with an adult chaperone. Basic accommodations in a communal setting will be provided by Nechama.

Please note that space is limited and available on a first-come, first-serve basis.  
If you are unable to volunteer, but would like to support the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan 2017 Hurricane Relief Fund, please visit: https://donate.juf.org/HurricaneRelief
Thank you for your passion for  tikkun olam , repairing the world. We hope you can join us and lend our support to the battered region of Houston.
CJE
Visit  www.cje.net to learn about CJE SeniorLife's comprehensive network of programs/services for older adults and their families.
"The Hearing Loop"
Moriah has a loop system available for individuals using hearing aids, to improve communication access for our members and guests with hearing loss. To access this system, tell your audiologist or hearing instrument specialist that your synagogue is "looped" and ask if there is a t-coil in your hearing aid(s). Then make an appointment to have it activated. If your hearing aids do not have a t-coil, talk with him/her about alternate ways of accessing the loop. 
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