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Etz Chaim Newsletter
  December 29, 2018
21 Tevet, 5779
 Upcoming Etz Chaim Events
 

Shabbat Limmud, J anuary 12th 
"From Light to Darkness to Light" 
 A Conversation With the Aaron Family

Tuesday, January 29th 
Men's Club: Steak and Scotch 

Thursday, January 31st 
Sisterhood: A Night Out at Board and Brush

Shabbat (Fri), February 1st
Youth: Krazy Cupcake Kabbalat Shabbat!

Tuesday, February 5th
Sisterhood Book Club
Mazal Tov
Mazal Tov to Marion and Michael Saffer on the engagement of their son Stephen to Alexandra Lehrer, daughter of Elisa and Scott Lehrer from North Caldwell.
 

Mazal Tov to Julie-Ann and Mark Miller on the engagement of their son Jerry to Yovel Krasner of Highland Park.

Youth Happenings
for this week's Youth Happenings to learn about events for youth and their families!

Upcoming Youth Events

Shabbat (Sat), December 29th, 12:00pm
  College Kids- Welcome Home Lunch at the Youth House

Shabbat (Sat), January 12th, 10:15am
Kids Shabbat Service in the Beit Midrash 
(Grades 2-6)

Shabbat (Fri), February 1st, 4:55pm
Krazy Cupcake Kabbalat Shabbat

Tuesdays 5:45pm-Dec 18, Jan 8, 15, 29, Feb 5
JTEEN University - Rock N' Roll & Judaism
 (Grades 8-12)
 
Kiddush Sponsor
Kiddush this week is sponsored by the Etz Chaim community.
Shabbat Limmud
January 12th
"From Light to Darkness to Light"

Please join us for a very special and inspiring conversation with our very own Karen, Cliff and Feivel (Ford) Aaron.

The Aaron family will share with us their journey over the last several years after Cliff's diagnosis of Retinitis Pigmentosa and his subsequent vision loss.

You do not want to miss this talk! 
Men's Club Steak and Scotch Night
Tuesday, January 29th, 6:30PM
SAVE THE DATE!
   Registration opens next week
Sisterhood Presents:
A Night Out at Board and Brush
Thursday, January 31st
Save the Date!
Registration opens
    December 31st1st
Sisterhood Book Club
Tuesday, February 5th
 
The Tattooist of Auschwitz
by Heather Morris.

If you have the time and inclination, we recommend reading the essay by Viktor Frankl,  "Experiences in a Concentration Camp" found in his book titled Man's Search for Meaning. 

The Book Club will be held at the home of 
Debbie Zuckerman
Community News & Events
JKHA Early Childhood: 
Bracha Experience!
Sunday, January 6th, 3:30-5:00PM
Join the Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy Early Childhood for an exciting Bracha experience! Come learn how brachot are connected to all five of our senses in a fun, hands-on, interactive program! 

Open to all JKHA current and prospective families.    
Davening Schedule
Parshat
Shemot


Friday

Candle Lighting
4:19pm

Mincha
4:20pm

Shabbat Day

Shiur
Given by Rabbi Kapustin
8:30am

Shacharit
9:00am

Sephardic Minyan
9:15

Teen Minyan
9:45am

Z'man Kriat Shema
9:40am

Mincha 
4:15pm

Shabbat Ends
5:23pm


WEEKDAY  SERVICES

Dec. 30 - Jan. 4

Shacharit

Sunday & Tuesday
8:30am

Monday/Wed/
Thurs/Fri
6:45am

Mincha/Ma'ariv

Sunday & Tuesday
4:25pm

Mon/Wed/Thurs
*Ma'ariv Only - 6:45pm

*Mincha/Ma'ariv services are held at Suburban Torah (85 W. Mt. Pleasant Ave.) at 4:15pm

Rabbi's Classes
Tuesdays
Tuesday Mornings:


Women's Class

Parshat Hashavua
10:30 am
A detailed look at the weekly Torah Portion

 
Tuesday Evenings:
New Class!

Talmud Shiur
"Arvei Pesachim"

after Davening

Yiddish Class

*Now on 

MONDAY Evenings*

Please join us for our class in Yiddish, led  by our very own Morris Glicklich. 

Class will be held on Monday evenings
after Minyan.
 
If you have any questions or if you want to find out more, please speak with Morris or
Michael Mamet.
 
All are welcome!
 
 א גרויסן דאנק
Updating
Cholim List
Prayer for the Ill



To add or remove a name from the cholim list, 
please contact 
Shelley Paradis at shel4p@aol.com

Zumba at Etz Chaim
We are pleased to announce that there are Zumba classes being held at Etz Chaim.

For more info, please visit 

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