SHALOM! HERE IS WHAT IS HAPPENING AUGUST 16TH – 23RD
SHABBAT NAHAMU
Parashat Va-ethannan
August 16 – 17, 2019 • 16 Av 5779

Summer Erev Shabbat Service ... Friday, 6:30 pm
Traditional Shabbat Morning Service ... Saturday, 9:00 am

MINYANIM AND YAHRZEITS
Learn more about Minyanim and this week's Yahrzeits .
Join us this summer for special Erev Shabbatot in Congregant homes and other special locations. See the full schedule here and get directions.
2019 ANNUAL MEETING
Monday, August 19th
7:00 pm Schmooze • 7:30 pm Meeting

All members in good standing are encouraged to attend. A member is in good standing if their account with the Congregation has been paid in full by the end of the current fiscal year, or if they have made other payment arrangements.

We need at least 50 members in attendance in order to have a quorum. Please download the the proposed Bylaw changes and proxy form. The proxy form must be returned to Kol Ami by 5:00 pm on Monday, August 19th.
RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP TODAY
Your statements and balances have been mailed. Please bring your account up-to-date as soon as possible by logging in to pay online, calling 801-484-1501 to pay by phone, or by mailing/dropping off your payment to the office.

High Holiday tickets will be mailed at the end of August to all members who are current and have made initial payments towards 2019/2020 dues and fees.
Esther’s Garden is a place of gathering, learning, growing, sharing and healing. Named after the Jewish Persian Queen, Esther, the garden offers the community an opportunity to grow fruits and vegetables and share with those who need it. The harvested food will be donated to the Jewish Family Service Food Pantry and distributed to families in need.

Following the harvest, please join us for wine and cheese. Contact Bonnie Rokeach at 801-879-4025 with any questions.
VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED
Opportunities to volunteer include tasks or committee work. We need help with:
shopping, food prep, holiday support, RSRS, KAJY, preschool, office, task force,
and gardening. Contact Lisa Kaufman, Administrative Assistant, or Danny Burman, Executive Director, for more info.
Welcome back to another fun year of KAJY (Kol Ami Jewish Youth) experiences! Come hang out with your KAJY friends in a fun, safe space to grow, share, 
and spend time together. Snacks provided. For grades 3 through 12.
WANT TO HAVE YOUR MEMORIAL PLAQUE PLACED PRIOR TO THE NEW YEAR?
Place your order by TODAY, Thursday, August 15th

To purchase your memorial plaque, please contact the office at info@conkolami.org or call 801-484-1501
KOL AMI KOSHER CO-OP
Orders are due by Monday, August 26th

Contact Susan Litvack at splitvack@aol.com or 801-272-4612 to place your
order or learn more. Orders will be delivered by Thursday, September 12th.
Come enjoy some nosh and schmooze with other Members, followed by our Shabbat service, and Dinner At The Shul featuring a delicious, Kosher Shabbat meal. There is no charge for this community dinner, but donations are welcome and sponsorships are available.
High Holiday tickets must be purchased by Wednesday, September 25th.
Classes resume Sunday, August 25th

Join us for an opening assembly, parent schmooze, and the first session of post-confirmation discussion group. 
If you have questions, please contact Religious School Director, Cantor Bat-Sarah or Religious School Assistant Director, Sarah Stein.

RSRS appreciates the support of Congregation Kol Ami and the United Jewish Federation of Utah.
Keep up to date with our daily happenings by following us on Facebook and Instagram. Love working with kids? We're hiring more teachers! See the job description and how to apply.
PLEASE ENTER THE SYNAGOGUE
THROUGH THE SOUTH DOORS
Please be aware of your surroundings; report anything unusual to an usher, staff, or Board Member, and make sure all doors are closed behind you.
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OTHER COMMUNITY EVENTS

Saturday, August 17th – Monday, August 19th

Sunday, August 18th

Wednesday, August 21st

Sunday, September 15th