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. 
March 23, Kabbalat Shabbat service begins at 6:15 p.m. This week will be our Opening Day Shabbat. We'll have exciting give-aways and special treats at our Oneg Shabbat. More details are here. 

March 24, Shabbat services begin at 9:30 a.m.
Charlie Storniolo, son of Carrie and Vince Storniolo, will become a Bar Mitzvah. The congregational Kiddush luncheon following the service is being provided by Kathy and Larry Krantz and Rosa and Charlie Storniolo in honor of their grandson.

This week's Torah portion is  Parashat Tzav.

Havdalah: 7:53 p.m.

Need a ride to services?  Email On the Go  or phone their office at (877) 634-6537.
The Butterfly Project        
April 8, 10:00 a.m.  
The Butterfly Project uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate about the dangers of hatred and bigotry. 

All of our members and friends are invited to participate in this world-wide effort. In addition to painting butterflies, representatives from The Butterfly Project will be on site sharing information as well as the newly released film NOT the Last Butterfly.

You Must RSVP to Reserve Your Butterfly
Our website has all of the details about the day. You'll also be able to reserve your butterfly at the site or by calling the office. The deadline has been extended to March 22 at 5:00 p.m.
Learner's Minyan      
April 13, 7:30 a.m.  
Does attending morning Minyan feel intimidating? Fear not - help is on the way. 

Once a month, Rabbi Josh slows down the Minyan service so that we can all learn together to enhance our experience. Read more now
ADL'S Walk  Against Hate
April 15, 8:30 a.m.
Join our TIS team as part of this community-wide event bringing people together to stand up against bigotry and celebrate diversity. Everyone is invited to join us!  The Walk is kid-friendly and features activities to keep everyone entertained! Learn more now

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Funds raised through the Walk Against Hate will be used to support ADL's mission, to stop the defamation of the Jewish people and to secure justice and fair treatment to all. 
Traditions Gift Shop Passover Sale
Through March 23 Traditions
We're here to ensure your holiday is special. Whatever you need, we've got it. 
Enjoy a 20% discount (excluding tallitot, candles, books, parchments, and items from The Art Safari) throughout the store. In addition, we have items marked as much as 75% off. Click here for more details.
TICO Concerts
April 7, 8:30 p.m. and 10, 7:30 p.m.
This will be the first-ever performance of this new work. Composed by John Luther, it joins the forces of the Tifereth Israel Community Orchestra, the East County Mormon Chorale, Cantor Larry Kornit, and shofar virtuoso Steven Ovitsky.

Composer Luther, who is not Jewish, read the text from Musaf, and was deeply touched by its true awesomeness, relevance to everyone, and emotional message. Click here for more details and to purchase tickets. 
TIS Youth Groups        
Grades 2-12  
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Men's Club           
Mark Your Calendar
Upcoming at Tifereth Israel Synagogue
Israeli Dance April 8
Shabbat Shalom April 14
Midrash Shabbat April 14
TIS Book Club April 15
TIS & Braun Library Film Series: Fill the Void April 15
Shir Chadash April 20
Chick Flicks May 23

And Around Our Community  
Community Yom HaShoah Commemoration April 23
Yom HaZikaron: Israel's Day of Remembrance May 10
Center for Jewish Culture Adult Education Classes  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.
March 21, 2018
In This Issue
In the TIS Family

Winifred Astra Lorraine Kalmar 
Sunday March 11 at 4:54 p.m.,
Winifred Astra Lorraine Kalmar was welcomed by her parents, Christina de Jesus and Paul Kalmar. Winfred weighed 7 lbs. 10.4 oz and measured 20 inches. She was given the Hebrew name D'rora Shlomit. Winifred joins her big brother, Louis. Grandparents include TIS members Susan Stern and Frank Kalmar and maternal grandparents  Miriam and Roland de Jesus. 
Ready for Passover Yet?
Are you ready?
Passover is just around the corner and we're here to help.
Be sure to look through all that we've compiled and use what makes sense for your holiday celebration.
Israel Trip Meeting

April 25, 6:00 p.m.
TIS is planning a trip to Israel during the summer of 2019. We've had several inquiries and we're ready to move forward. What could be better than experiencing the holy land with your family an d friends? Click here to read more details
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Passover is a holiday all about freedom - and food!  Check out these traditional and updated recipes for your dinner table.

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