April 20, 2017   24 Nisan  5777
Click here for Daily Minyan Schedule

Like us on FacebookFollow us on Twitter
SHABBAT 
SHALOM!  
  
Shabbat SHEMINI
THIS SHABBAT IS A SHUTTLE SHABBAT.  PLEASE USE THE SHUTTLE FROM PRINCE OF PEACE ON SHABBAT MORNING.
Friday, April 21st
6 p.m., Chapel
Saturday, April 22nd
9:00 a.m., CHAPEL
Rabbi Mitch Parker will officiate at Shabbat Morning Services.
10 a.m. Youth Room is open and staffed.  
Kiddush will be in the lower level following the conclusion of services.

To help support Kiddush Lunch, please consider becoming part of a Kiddush Lunch Bunch Group or making a one-time donation to the Kiddush Lunch Fund.  Please contact the synagogue office for details.

SNL SATURDAY NIGHT LEARNING RETURNS THIS SATURDAY EVENING, 7:30 P.M., AT THE HOME OF MINDY AND FRED  SHUCK.  PLEASE RSVP TO MINDY mindy.shuback@gmail.com

A BLACK, QUILTED, WINTER COAT was accidentally taken home from synagogue on Saturday, April 8th.  Please check to make sure that you have the correct coat.  If you find this one in your home, please return it to the TKA office asap.

BI/TKA COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

ATTENTION BI PARENTS OF HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS:
Shabbat Morning, May 13th
We will be honoring our graduating high school seniors during the course of morning services.  Please  click here to submit your student's post-high school plans.  
Please  e-mail Mitch if your student will be in shul on May 13th.

SOCIAL JUSTICE BOOK CLUB IN FORMATION
books Organizational Meeting Sunday, April 30th, 10:30 a.m.
TKA/BI Social Hall
Book club sessions will be under the professional leadership and scholarship of Dr. Tara Hayes.  This Book Club is being organized by Nena and Mel Chudnof from TKA. Contact Nena and Mel with any questions:  248-363-6289/ melanena@comcast.net.
 
cap and gown ATTENTION PARENTS OF HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS:
JEWISH NEWS CAP AND GOWN ISSUE INFORMATION: 
The Jewish News will honor all Jewish students who are graduating this spring from Michigan high schools in our new Cap & Gown Yearbook 2017. The Yearbook will be published in our May 25 issue. For free, we will include a photo and up to 40 words listing the student's name, school and accomplishments. We also encourage families to honor their students or out-of-state graduates with a congratulatory ad.   Please go to: to  www.thejewishnews.com/cap-and-gown  and click on "Submit Cap and Gown Free Ad."  All free listings need to be submitted by May 8.

LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

ADULT EDUCATION
INTRODUCING . . . DATE NIGHT for parents of School-Age Children
date night
Saturday Evenings, 8 p.m. jerusalem
April 29          May 20
Mitch Parker will be leading learning sessions devoted to the History of Jerusalem.  The last session will take place on the weekend before Yom Yerushalayim which this year will mark the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem.   Sessions will be hosted in member homes.  RSVP directly  David Saperstein:  e-mail David Saperstein  if you are interesting in attending or hosting.

Talmud class with Mitch Parker
Wednesdays, 7:30-8:30 p.m., at the synagogue
We are currently studying Brachot, the first section of the Talmud.  Interested?  Contact Mitch:  mitch@bnaiisraelwb.org

WHAT'S THE SLANT?:  ADDRESSING CURRENT ISSUES IN THE NEWS
WEDNESDAY EVENINGS, 4/26, 5/3 AND 5/10
7:30 P.M., ROOM 2, TKA/BI
Presented by David A. victor, Ph.D., Professor of Management and International Business, Eastern Michigan University.
This series of seminars describes current news events, providing some historical background to trends following multiple perspectives (from different national and political vantage points) on the same stories. Each seminar then allows for an open discussion of the subject in a neutral, moderated setting. 

Mazel Tov 
Happy Birthday!
Birthday Cake
APRIL BIRTHDAYS
20 Cheryl Berlin 
21 Rachel Kapen,  Jeffrey Lupovitch,  Cooper Myers 
24 Elianna Orel 
26 Evan Chudnow,  Marvin Kozlowski 
27 Adam Weingarden 
30 Charles Seigerman,  Nathan Soverinsky 
If your birthday or anniversary information is not listed, please  email the synagogue  so we can update our records.
May Their Memories Be For a Blessing 
APRIL YAHRTZEITS
4/21/2017 (25 Nisan)     Max Fischel
4/22/2017 (26 Nisan)     Ida (Huddle) Band, Lottie Kwiatek
4/24/2017 (28 Nisan)     Sara Garber, Morris Soloway
4/28/2017 (2 Iyar)          Avraham Gershon Wygoda, Devorah Leah Wygoda
4/29/2017 (3 Iyar)          Anne Altshuler, Marty Apple

To make a donation to commemorate a yahrtzeit, please click here .  If you are a member of the synagogue and a yahrtzeit for your loved one is not on the list, please contact the synagogue office so we can update our records.   Please click here if you wish to permanently memorialize a loved one by purchasing a yahrtzeit plaque.  
USCJ logo
B'nai Israel Synagogue is affiliated with USCJ
United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism.
QUICK LINKS:
Support B'nai Israel by using the Amazon button  
to shop today!
Join Our Mailing List
B'nai Israel Synagogue  
5085 Walnut Lake Road
West Bloomfield, Michigan  48323
248-432-2729