Join CRC Online for Shabbat!
CRC events are all virtual or stream only until the end of January due to the surge of COVID-19 in our area.

Our services are egalitarian and progressive, in both English and Hebrew. All services are livestreamed to Facebook, Youtube, and Zoom. Download our prayer books and siddurim and view our COVID Safety protocols below.
Friday, January 21st
Kabbalat Shabbat
Friday, January 21st at 7:00pm
Stream Only

Join us on Facebook, YouTube or Zoom! Click the link below to view service details, streaming options and Zoom links.
Saturday, January 22nd
Shabbat Morning Family Service
Saturday, January 22nd, 9:30 AM
Zoom Only

PreK - 2nd grade families received Zoom links for Family Services (from 9:30 am – 10:00 am). We look forward to seeing you on Zoom this Shabbat, January 22nd.

See more info in the Children and Youth section below.
Shabbat Morning Service
Saturday, January 22nd 10:00 AM
Stream Only

Join us on Facebook, YouTube or Zoom! Click the link below to view service details, streaming options and Zoom links. Robert Fishbone is chanting Torah!
Havdalah
Saturday, January 22nd, 7:00pm
Streamed Only

Join Rabbis Susan and Jim for a musical Havdalah to close Shabbat. On Facebook and YouTube. 
Correction: Grief Support Group meeting Saturday, January 22nd
Our Wednesday E-News on 1/19/22 incorrectly stated the next meeting time for our Grief Support Group. The correct time is:

Saturday, January 22nd at 12:30 PM
Every other week on Zoom

If you would like to attend, email Jamie Sentnor for the Zoom link. Learn more.
Torah Study Opportunities
Saturday Morning
Torah Study

Saturday Mornings, 9:00 AM on Zoom

A deep dive into the weekly Torah portion every week before services.
Click the link below for details and Zoom link.
Queer Torah Class-
Beginning this Saturday, January 22nd

Saturday Afternoons, 2:00pm on Zoom

A weekly Torah class on Shabbat afternoons with a special emphasis on LGBTQ themes beginning January 22nd! Details below.
Youth Education
 CRC Religious School classes will continue on-line into February. Our intention is to resume in-person on Wednesday, February 9th and Saturday, February 12th, 2022.

Family Service is on Zoom. See info at top of this email. Contact Essie Mitchell for the Zoom link.

PreK - 2nd grade families received Zoom links for Family Services (from 9:30 am – 10:00 am). We look forward to seeing you on Zoom this Shabbat, January 22nd.

Wednesday Religious School for 3rd-6th graders will be meeting on-line from 4:00-5:30 PM. We look forward to seeing everyone on Zoom today!

Thank you for helping our community stay safe and engaged. Don't forget to send a copy of your students’ vaccination cards to education@centralreform.org; click the link below.
Mazel Tovs
If you would like someone acknowledged on this list, please email autumn@centralreform.org, or click the image below.
  • All those getting their COVID-19 booster shots!
  • Dwight Erdmann on becoming Bar Mitzvah!
Healing Prayer List
If you are aware of any changes that should be made to this list, please email angela@centralreform.org, or click the image below.
  • Gail Rock
  • Suzanne Shroeder
  • Meredith Berkowitz
  • Sherry Huggler-O'Donnel
  • Kay Wolpert
  • Illene Ehrlich
  • Shirley Poticha
  • Gloria Lash
  • Lois Chait
  • Sharon Linder
  • Doug Popp
  • Sylvia Ginsparg
  • Mary Lou Bollinger
  • Ron Kramer
  • Betty Renee Marver
  • Gabriel Adams
  • Justice Matthews
  • Sammy Shoss
  • Margie Katz
  • Paul Hershkowitz’s granddaughter Paige
  • Moishe Foster
  • Ruth Groff
  • Michael Rumelt
  • Barbara Woodruff
  • Stephanie Pratele
  • Elan Nissenboim
  • Tammie Holland
  • Bob Fox
  • Bracha Zelda bat Rachel Golda
  • Miriam Fields
  • Will Struyk
  • Michael Davenport
  • Lori and Maya Becker
  • Marsha Marsh
  • Vara Cropf
  • Joan Butcher
  • Aubrey Yawitz
  • Marvin Crane
  • Clarence "Bear" Robinson
  • Walter Lazenby
  • Jim Cohen
Recently Departed & Upcoming Yahrzeit Lists
If you are aware of any changes that should be made to these lists, please email angela@centralreform.org, or click the images below.
  • Ann Federman (2/8)
  • Emily Engelhardt (2/12)
  • Connie Wacker (2/25)
  • Alvin Nissenbaum (3/3)
  • Tami Kiem (3/8)
  • Marcille Kaufman Pollack (3/9)
  • Bernard Tobin (3/10)
  • Gary Riekes (3/21)
  • Joan Klein (4/2)
  • Michael Kiernan (4/3)
  • Father Robert Johnston (4/4)
  • Orietta Kohn (4/12)
  • Dan Sokol (4/21)
  • Dr. Erika E. Gaertner (4/26)
  • Herbert Faigen (4/27)
  • Gail Hollifield (4/28)
  • Alex Hochberg (4/29)
  • Ethan Gonzales (5/19)
  • Rafael Berger (5/23)
  • Marie ‘Elaine’ Nicholson (5/24)
  • Betsy Rippner (6/1)
  • Tucker Wright (6/3)
  • Edward Lander (6/4)
  • Tyler Shemwell (6/7)
  • Joann Creedon (6/13)
  • Andy Neiman (6/18)
  • Jerry Chervitz (6/19)
  • Robert “Bobby” Dale Murrell (6/25)
  • Judge Roberta Hitt (6/27)
  • Andrew Rochman (7/7)
  • Gary Wieneke (7/8)
  • Matt Friedman (7/9)
  • Janice Marx (7/14)
  • Karen Margo (7/17)
  • Art Peters (7/22)
  • Suzanne Cooperman Gill (8/7)
  • Joan Zucker (8/19)
  • Allison and Jozee Abitz (8/22)
  • Bernard B. Davis (9/4)
  • Carol Fleisher (9/7)
  • Linda Holtzman (9/9)
  • Frank Backliman (9/10)
  • Rosalie Goldstein 
  • Judy Hunter (9/18)
  • Beatrice Daniel (9/22)
  • Samuel Nussbaum (9/23)
  • Kyle Currier (9/29)
  • Adam Meaney (10/7)
  • Barrett Braun (10/9)
  • Jon Prelutsky (10/12)
  • Shirley Berman (10/18)
  • Emma Sue Coney (10/30)
  • Pat Denlow (11/7)
  • Nina Levine (11/21)
  • Ruth Gusdorf (11/22)
  • Charles Fremder (11/23)
  • Robert William Pierce (12/2)
  • Walter A. Frazier (12/7)
  • Michael Huxley (12/22)
  • Ann Wooten (12/24)
  • Stan Frager (12/25)
  • David Spira (12/27)
  • Susan Carlson (12/30)
  • Myrt Arnovitz Wolman (12/30)
  • Dr. Paige Powers (1/2)
  • Arthur Lash (1/16)
Friday, January 21st:
  • Irving Achtenberg
  • Richard Novick
  • Ida Orenstein
  • Harry Sterns
 
Saturday, January 22nd:
  • Beatrice Adelstein
  • Elliot Gellman
  • Sylvia Schacter
  • Jack Stone
  • Robert Temko
 
Sunday, January 23rd:
  • Ann Alter*
  • Irwin Pollack*
  • Lucille Schneider
 
Monday, January 24th:
  • Estelle Esrock*
  • Peter Fishman*
  • Paul Kosnik
  • Myra Sterns
  • Mary Catherine Weixlmann
  • Janet Winkler
 
Tuesday, January 25th:
  • Alvin Bloom
  • Larry Craven
  • Shirley Denlow
  • Robert Joyce
  • Jeanne Scavarda
  • Henry Shifrin
  • Bertha Siteman

Wednesday, January 26th:
  • Albert Zolo “Toddy” Becker
  • Jerry Blumenthal
  • Sam Chazen
  • Owen Goldstein
  • Rose Meyer
  • Michael Pousner

Thursday, January 27th:
  • Celeste Amitin
  • Alan Krasnoff

Hebrew Yahrzeits Observed:
  • Joseph Taub (22 Shvat)
  • Sylvan Polinsky (24 Shvat)
  • Harold Friedman (24 Shvat)
*First Yahrzeit
Torah Portion: Yitro (Exodus 18:1-20:23)