Tifereth Israel Synagogue, A Conservative Congregation

This Week and More 

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.

President's Weekend Holiday Schedulecalendar
February 18
  • There is no Torah School
February 19
  • Minyan will meet at 8:30 a.m.
  • Silverman Preschool and the TIS Office are closed
This Shabbat   torah-reading.jpg  
Candle lighting: 5:17 p.m. 
February 16, Shir Chadash Shabbat service begins at 6:15 p.m. 

February 17, Shabbat services begin at 9:30 a.m.

This week's Torah portion is  Parashat Terumah.

Havdalah: 6:26 p.m.

Need a ride to services?  Email On the Go  or phone their office at (877) 634-6537.
February 21 is the order deadline
With 7 delicious flavors to choose from, there's something for every palate.

Order by 3:00 p.m. on February 21. After this, a limited number will be available at the Purim Carnival and the Purimshpiel Don't wait, order today. More details are at our website.
My Family Shabbat
February 23, 6:15 p.m.  
Casual, fun, and engaging are just some of the ways to describe what we have in store for you! Rabbi Josh will welcome families, with children of all ages, for this special Shabbat experience. There will be music, games, prizes, and our service. Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to celebrate Shabbat that is just perfect for children.

Click here for more information.
Purim Carnival
February 25, 10:00 a.m.  
We'll have entertainment for kids of all ages: jumpies, carnival games, crafts, face painting, prizes, and more.

Order by February 23, 3:00 p.m. and save
A Wrist-O-Fun band allows each child to participate in all of the fun. After this date, you may purchase at the door at a higher price. Visit our website for more details and to register. 
Purim Feast
February 28, 5:30 p.m.  
Make a night of it, dinner and a show! Prior to our Purimshpiel, we invite you to join us for a Purim Feast. All of the details are available at our website.

RSVP by Wednesday, February 21
Your payment will secure your reservation online or by calling the office at 619 697-6001.
The Megillah: A Few of Our Favorite Sings
TIS Annual Purimshpiel
February 28, 6:15 p.m.  
Cantor Hanan Leberman will join us, bringing his enthusiasm and animation to our family-friendly Purimshpiel.

We've poured over songs from the last several years and have chosen a few of our favorite pieces to be performed in conjunction with Hanan's abbreviated and vibrant chanting of the Megillah.
Tikun Olam: Social Action at TIS
Passover Food Drive tikkun olam
Every year the HandUp Food Pantry makes it possible for members in our community and military service members to celebrate Passover with traditional food and ritual items. This year JFS HandUp is planning to embrace 300 Community members and 120 military people overseas. Learn how you can help support this effort
TIS Youth Groups        
Grades 2-12  
Sisterhood          Sisterhood Logo   
Men's Club           
Mark Your Calendar
Upcoming at Tifereth Israel Synagogue
TIS and Braun Library Film Series March 4
TIS Book Club March 11
Israeli Dance March 11
TIS Presents: A Jewish Joke March 15
Rosh Chodesh March 18
TICO Concerts April 7 and 10
The Butterfly Project April 8
ADL Walk Against Hate April 25

And Around Our Community  
Center for Jewish Culture Adult Education Classes  Various dates and locations
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There's a whole lot going on in our congregation, schools, auxiliaries, and special interest groups. Keep up with all of it but remember,  you choose the news   you'll use.  
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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.
February 14, 2018
In This Issue
Abraham and Anne Ratner

It is our pleasure to welcome back Cantor Hanan Leberman as our Scholar-in-Residence. 

The power of song will bring us together throughout this special Shabbat. We look forward to sharing this inspirational weekend with you.

Visit our website for details and to secure your reservation.
A World of Music

Rabbi Aaron S. Gold Memorial Concert
This year's annual Gala will feature Cantor Leberman in concert. The event will highlight musical selections that include Jewish and Israeli favorites, Broadway and operatic selections, and much more.

The evening will also be an opportunity to remember and honor Rabbi Aaron S. Gold ( z"l), spiritual leader of Tifereth Israel Synagogue (1974 - 1992) with a very special dedication.

This Week

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This Israeli-Ethiopian woman brings the food of her cultures to Harlem. 

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


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