January 10, 2018




Friday, January 12
Shabbat Evening 
Congregants with birthdays and anniversaries 
during the month of January will be blessed.
8:00 p.m.
Men's Club Lounge

Guided Meditation
8:00 p.m.
Bima in Sanctuary

Followed by 
Oneg - Beit Cafe

Saturday, Jan. 13
Shabbat Worship with
Torah Study
9:30 a.m.
Lt. Hornstein Chapel

Friday, January 19
Shabbat Evening Service
7:15 p.m.
Lt. Hornstein Chapel

Saturday, Jan. 20
Shabbat Worship with
Torah Study
9:30 a.m.
Lt. Hornstein Chapel

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Intergenerational Shabbat
When: Friday, January 19,  6:00 p.m. Family Friendly Dinner past, homemade meatballs,  sauce & salad (vegetarian option will be available)
7:15 p.m. Forty-five minute Shabbat service
Cost: $5 per adult , children under 13 free
RSVP for dinner by January 16th to  sara@sarahill.net  
when you are rsvp please let us know if you are 
able to contribute a salad
We Are Traveling To Israel
Learn about the details of our
July 1st- July 14th trip to Israel. 
Call either Rabbi Gruber or Rabbi Skiddell at 
766-4300. Updated itinerary for adult travelers.  Click Here for itinerary and additional trip details. Contact Rabbi Gruber at 516-766-4300 or Rabbi Skiddell at rabbi@rcbe.org

We are in need of donations to our  Food Pantry.
All donations are gratefully accepted. 
Canned protein is especially needed:
tuna, sardines, chicken, Spam.
I would like to thank our group of volunteers who stock the shelves and check the dates to make sure that the pantry is current.

Adult Hebrew Class
When: Wednesdays, 7:00 - 7:50 p.m. - 
1/17 & 24, 2/14, 3/7, 14, 21, 28, 4/18, 25 and 5/9, 23, 30
Instructor: Marilyn Greenspan
Cost: $136
Learn to read Hebrew for the first time or refresh your skills.  To register call 766-4300 or email srosenberg@centralsy.org

Introduction to Judaism Class
When:  Wednesdays, 8:00 - 9:15 p.m.
Following the Adult Hebrew Class
Instructor: Marilyn Greenspan
Cost: $360, includes all class materials
The goal of this class is to empower seekers to discover Judaism.   Participants include couples and singles, Jews and those from various faith backgrounds.To register call 766-4300 or email srosenberg@centralsy.org

Adult B'nai Mitzvah Program
When: Classes begin January, Jan. 17, 8:00 - 9:15 p.m. - 1/17, 31 , 2/14, 3/7, 28, 4/8, 25, 5/9, 23, 6/6, 20 27.
This program is only open to members of Central Synagogue - Beth Emeth.  This is a two year commitment to explore your own Jewish identity with a small group of adults.  The cost is $613 - payment can be made in two installments or in full and should be sent to the Temple office.  Register here .  Adult Hebrew will be offered on Wednesdays (see above) for those who wish to brush up on their Hebrew reading skills.
Book Launch Brunch
When: Saturday, January 20
Following  Shabbat Worship with Torah Study.  After nearly two years of research and hard work, Dr. Richard Skolnik has completed his book entitled Covenant and Community - Central Synagogue at 80. The book is a tribute to our history in celebration of our futur e.  Join us for  Shabbat worship where Richard will be called to the Torah.  Reception to follow.  Signed copies of the book will be available.  RSVP by Thursday, January 18 to Edie Tishler at 766-4300 or etishler@centralsy.org
 Brooklyn Boy's Tale of Post-War Jewish America
When: Thursday, January 25, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Men's Club Lounge
Join us as we welcome Edward Hershey to discuss his book, The Scorekeeper.  His memoir is a love letter to the Brooklyn of the 1940's and 50's.  RSVP to 766-4300 or srosenberg@centralsy.org by Tuesday, January 23.

Bankruptcy: A Love Story
When: Thursday, February 15, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Men's Club Lounge
Join us for a lively discussion with author Janet Lombardi, Rockville Centre resident and author, as she talks about marriage, money and the far reaching effects of a desperate act committed by her attorney husband of 25 years. Sponsored by Sisterhood. RSVP to Carol Meyerson carolbm1613@gmail.com

Shabbat Seder In A Different Mode
seder-table.jpg NEW DATE: Friday, February 16, 2018
Nosh: 6:15 p.m.,  Seder: 6:30 p.m.
Join us for a special dining, worship and informative worship experience.  We have invited Laura Curran to share her vision for Nassau County. For more information, costs and reservations please open this

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