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October 19, 2016
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The sound of Kol Nidre at TBC!  
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(Dates and times are also on the TBC website calendar. Schedule of HHD Services is available here.)
  • Thursday, October 20, 4:20 pm: Religious School in session
  • Friday, October 21, 6:00 pm: Family Preneg
  • Friday, October 21, 6:30 pm: Family Sukkot Services
  • Saturday, October 22, 8:00 am: Stop Hunger Now Meal Packing Event
  • Saturday, October 22, 9:00 am: Bar Mitzvah of Jacob Margolin  - Send a Chai Greeting Card to wish Jacob Mazl Tov on his special day!
  • Saturday, October 22, 11:15 am: Bat Mitzvah of Zara Clott - Send a Chai Greeting Card to wish Zara Mazl Tov on her special day!
  • Saturday, October 22, 11:15 am: 6:00 pm: Sukkot Dinner, Havdalah and a Tribute to Gene Wilder
  • Sunday, October 23, 9:30 am: Religious School in session
  • Sunday, October 23, 11:00 am: Community Simchat Torah Services
  • Monday, October 24,  11:00 am: Our Daily Bread/Food Pantry
  • Wednesday, October 26, 4:20 pm: Religious School in session
  • Thursday, October 27, 4:20 pm: Religious School in session
Still Time to Sign Up For Stop Hunger Now
This Saturday, October 22!!!
On Saturday, October 22 , TBC will be participating as a congregation in the 6 th annual Stop Hun ger Now packaging event in Wilton. Last year we packaged over 164,000 meals that were sent to Haiti. TBC was well represented by about 90 volunteers.

This is an opportunity for the whole family, from 5-year-olds to grandparents to participate in a meaningful opportunity of Tikun Olam, Repairing the World.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Don Weber at mdweb27@me.com .
RSVP ASAP for Sukkot Potluck Dinner, Havdalah, Film & Discussion, This Saturday, October 22! 

Our Crowd, The Ritual Committee, and Adult Education invite all adult TBC members to join us on October 22nd at 6 PM for a Sukkot pot luck dinner, Havdalah service and a screening of the film, The Frisco Kid with Gene Wilder. We will serve dessert and look forward to a lively discussion after the film. Click here to RSVP, and please bring a vegetarian or dairy main dish that serves 6 people. Please indi cate on the RSVP what you plan to bring for the pot luck dinner.
We look forward to seeing you for a wonderful and celebratory evening!  Contact Ria Miller at riahmiller@hotmail.com or Barbara Dobbin at bdobbin@juno.com for any questions regarding the event.
TBC's 40th Anniversary Celebration - That '70s Shul
Volunteers Needed!!!   
40th Anniversary Gala
Please save the date! To be successful, we need donations of auction items, donations for expenses,  volunteers, as well as someone to coordinate a fun game to promote the gala. This is an important event in the life and history of TBC, so please contact Mike Bonheim at bonheim@gmail.com to offer your help and support!
Make sure to read Rabbi Bearman's Kol Nidre Sermon, posted here: 
Sukkot Celebration and Shabbat Family Service with Preneg

Join us for a Sukkot and Shabbat Family Service starting at 6:00  with a kid-friendly Preneg (pizza & veggies). At 6:30 , song, story and worship followed by a birthday celebration and Oneg with a certified nut-free option at the dessert table. If you will be attending the Preneg, please RSVP for the Preneg at  http://bit.ly/1XVZMXf Save the dates for Shabbat Family Services on November 14 , December 2 , January 6 , February 3 , March 3 , April 17 . May 5.

Share Your Simcha - Sponsor a Shabbat, Oneg, Preneg or the Flowers! A w onderful way of celebrating special simchas, such as birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, the birth of a child or grandchild, is sharing your nachas with the entire congregation by sponsoring the Shabbat Oneg, Preneg or Flowers for the Friday of your special week. No special occasion? You can still sponsor a Shabbat! We will arrange for the flowers, food and set-up, all you do for your family to sponsor is make a minimum donation of $125 for an Oneg, $180 for a Preneg or $250 for the flowers at  http://bit.ly/tbconpns.
Welcome to Our New TBC Member Family!

Jenny and Scott Blumenfeld
and their children Katie Rose, Kyle and Ethan, of Weston

Please extend a warm welcome to our new members!
Save the Date - Mamaleh Knows Best - November 6, 10:30 am

Author Majorie Ingall will discuss her new book: Mamaleh Knows Best - Sunday, November 6, 10:30am, at TBC. Check out the event on Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/events/669309693225596/
High Holiday Food / Diaper Drive

Thank you everyone who brought food and diapers to the High Holiday drive. It was a very successful year and the organizations were thrilled with the donations. Thank you also to all of my helpers carrying bags, sorting the items, and delivering to the various places. Jane

Volunteer information for Jewish Senior Services

Please call or email Ellen Ashkins if you are interested in volunteering at JSS.  There are many wonderful volunteering opportunities including one-to-one visits, writing letters, transporting residents to activities, and hospice care.  At JSS, giving back to the community is not just a cliché, but a way of life.  Ellen's contact information is 203-365-6417 or Eashkins@jseniors.org 

URJ Crane Lake Camp Presentation! 

Crane Lake Camp temple presentation - Sunday, November 13 at 11:00 am. Details!

Buy Grocery Cards - Help Support TBC!

Stop & Shop, Caraluzzi's, and Stew Leonard's have agreed to sell the Temple gift cards at a discount of 5-10%. Our congregants purchase the gift cards (they look just like credit cards) from the Temple at face value and use them as cash when shopping at the participating supermarkets. They may be purchased in increments of $100. Please email certificates@templebnaichaim.org if you have any questions and to purchase the cards.
Yahrzeits, October 21 - October 27, 2016
(See also the  Monthly Yahrzeit List  on the TBC Website.)

Zeicher tzaddik livrachah!  May the memory of the righteous be for blessing!

Ethel Hamburg Olshan Monday 10/24/2016 mother of Kenneth Olshan
Robert S. Windt Monday 10/24/2016 great uncle of Deborah List
Ezekiel Arzi Wednesday 10/26/2016 father of David Arzi
Gerald Krupnikoff Wednesday 10/26/2016 father of Michael Krupnikoff