January 2020
TO EVERYONE WHO DONATED TO JSS IN 2019 WE WANT TO SAY
Liesl M. Blockstein Memorial Lecture
Featuring: Rabbi Andrea Steinberger, UW Hillel

Time: Sunday February 9th, 2020 from 9:45am to 12pm

Location: Temple Beth El

Topic: Antisemitism on the College Campus: Executive Orders, Free Speech, Inclusivity, Exclusivity and Safe Space


JSS Wish List
*We didn't get much last month. Please look through your closet.
New or gently used boys clothing:
  • Size 8 jeans (2-3 pairs)
  • Shirts sizes Medium & Large
  • Size 10 sweat pants (2-3 pairs)
  • Underwear sizes Medium & Large
  • Socks sizes 4 & 5
  • Gloves & hats (3-4 pairs)

Sheets and pillow cases for 2 full-size beds

Please contact Maya to find out the best time to drop them off.


December 20 19 Tributes
A tribute gift is a meaningful way to convey sympathy to the bereaved, memorialize a loved one, commemorate a special occasion or honor a person’s life and accomplishments.

Your gift to Jewish Social Services made in honor or memory of this special person ensures a legacy that extends far into the future.

It's time for Goodman Lechayim Lunchtime Plus!

Monday, January 27th
11:30 am-12:00 pm Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm Brisket, mashed potato, tszimmes, mixed green salad with balsamic vinaigrette, birthday cake (Veggie option: Shephard pie)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm Melodious political songs by Raging Grannies


Monday, February 3rd
11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
11:30 am -12:30 pm: Complimentary Blood pressure check with nurse, Lori Edelstein
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Braised balsamic chicken, herbed rice, green beans, fruit, brownie (Veggie option - Braised balsamic tofu)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Harsha Keister presents: “Aging & Social Services in India”

Monday, February 10th
11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Chicken Marsala, mashed potato, corn, fruit, brownie (Veggie option: Tofu Marsala)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: The Double Double Reeders - harmonious blend of oboes, bassoons, and English horn


Monday, February 17th
11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Chicken with caramelized onions and cardamom rice, tabouli, fruit, strawberry short cake (Veggie option: Shephards Pie)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: “Thriving at Any Age: Guidelines for Living a Happy and Healthy Life” by Bob McGrath


Monday, February 24th
11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Chicken Shawarma, saffron rice, Israeli salad, fruit, pita, halvah, birthday cake (Veggie option: Tofu Shawarma)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: “A Year in the Life, and an Ojibwa Winter Story” by Barbara Gross

Next month dates:  March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Save the Date for Jewish events in the Madison Community

January 20th at 5:00pm
Overture Center for the Arts, Capitol Theater
201 State Street Madison, WI 53703
Co-Sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Madison