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Congregation Kol Ami

SHABBAT SHALOM!

August 5th – 6th • 9th Av

Shabbat Hazon • Parsha Devarim

FRIDAY, AUGUST 5TH

5:00 pm ... Tot Shabbat

In-person only


6:30 pm ... Summer Erev Shabbat Service

at the home of Gary & Fran Lapin

In-person only, please RSVP


8:20 pm ... Candle Lighting

for at home observance in Salt Lake City




SATURDAY, AUGUST 6TH

9:30 am ... Conservative Shabbat Morning Service

Click here to join via livestream


9:30 pm ... Erev Tisha B’Av service and programming

Including the reading of the Megillat Eicha, the Scroll of Lamentations

Click here to join the service via livestream


9:22 pm ... Havdalah

for at home observance in Salt Lake City




SUNDAY, AUGUST 7TH

9:30 am ... Tisha B’Av morning service and programming

Including text study of the Megillat Eicha, the Scroll of Lamentations, with Rabbi Spector; "Supporting and Sponsoring Refugees in Utah" with Eric Goldman; a movie about Yitzchak Rabin with panel discussion; and concluding with a Mincha service

Click here to join the service via livestream

We encourage you to join us for in-person Shabbat services.
Please keep in mind that a minyan is required during the Shacharit and Torah services. Thank you for being prompt!

Service Reminder: Please do not use cell phones or other electronics in the sanctuary.
Learn more about our Sunday, Monday, and Thursday Minyanim.
See this week's Yahrzeits and make a donation in their memory.

Siddur Sim Shalom (Minyan)Transliterated Sim ShalomMishkan T'filah (Reform)

Siddur Lev Shalem (Conservative)Lev Shalem for Kabbalat ShabbatTransliterated Lev Shalem

Siddur Sha'ar Zahav Torah Readings

Join us on Friday, August 5th at 5:00 pm for Tot Shabbat!
RSVP FOR THE ADDRESS AND SEE THE FULL SCHEDULE
Join us this weekend for Tisha B'Av
Join us for our next Rosh Chodesh Group on August 9th!

This group is open to all women*, ages 21+, that are members of the synagogue. We hope to see you there!

RSVP FOR THE ADDRESS
Jewtah—The Film

YOU'RE INVITED TO A FREE SCREENING OF "JEWTAH"

The magic-realist crowd pleaser that’s unique, unpredictable, and funny, with lovable characters and an uplifting ending of song-and-dance.


Thursday, August 4th • 7:00 pm

The Salt Lake City Library

Tessman Auditorium • 210 East 400 South, SLC, UT 84111

Free and open to the public

Masks appreciate

LEARN MORE ABOUT JEWTAH
Sex, Love, and Judaism—A Three-Part Series, starting on Tu B'Av

The first class will take place on Tu B’Av, commonly known as “Jewish Valentine’s Day,” the most romantic day of the Hebrew calendar. The second and third sessions will take place during the month of Elul, commonly known as the most romantic month of the year.

REGISTER FOR SEX, LOVE, AND JUDAISM

COVID PROTOCOLS


In order to attend in-person services, events, and classes we are requiring COVID vaccinations including booster shots for those eligible.


Masks are highly recommended per CDC guidance.

UPLOAD YOUR PROOF OF COVID VACCINATION HERE
Renew your Kol Ami Membership today to receive your 5783 High Holiday tickets!
RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP NOW

ACTIVE SHOOTER ADVANCED TRAINING—OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY

Tuesday, August 16th

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm • At Kol Ami


This will be an advanced training involving live and interactive situational role-play with replica firearms and blank rounds. The training scenarios will include Agitated Individual, Bomb Threat, and Active Shooter trainings

REGISTER FOR THE PRESENTATION
Join us for our kick-off hike with Kol Ami Outdoors!
RSVP TO JOIN US ON THE HIKE!

See full details here.

Join us for our Annual Meeting on August 23rd
REGISTER FOR THE ZOOM MEETING

Unable to attend the live Zoom meeting? Keep an eye out for the proxy form.

Join us for Kol Ami's Summer Bash!
RSVP FOR OUR SUMMER BASH!

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS

If you’re interested in volunteering please reach out to Tracy Plotkin or Tamara Kipper.

WE'RE HIRING!


Programming and Engagement Coordinator


We are seeking a full-time, professional, enthusiastic, and creative individual, who has outstanding interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills, and is adept at coordinating and executing programs and events.

VIEW THE JOB DESCRIPTION
We're hiring and enrolling for the Playful Learning Preschool at Kol Ami!
A legacy is forever—create yours today!
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO
ARE YOU HAVING FINANCIAL HARDSHIPS AS A RESULT OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC?
Please don’t hesitate to reach out to Rabbi Samuel L. Spector or Danny Burman. If you prefer, you can contact Ellen Silver at Jewish Family Services. We will do our very best to help you address those needs. Your community is here for you. We stand together during these difficult times, and Kol Ami will do what we can to help you through these challenges.
Rafi Schwartz Religious School

Register now for the 2022/2023 school year!

Register returning studentsRegister new students

Questions? Contact Tamara Kipper, Interim Religious School Director.
The Rafi Schwartz Religious School appreciates the support of The United Jewish Federation of Utah, The Sarah Cowan Fund, and The Bunk Fox Educational Scholarship Fund
COMMUNITY EVENTS & RESOURCES

UJF: Dessert & Discussion with Talia Goldberg

Monday, August 8th • 7:00 pm • At the home of Diane Hartz Warsoff

Please RSVP for the address



UJF: Say “Good-bye” to Talia

Sunday, August 14th • 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm • At the home of Lavine & Alex Shapiro

Please RSVP for the address



Kol Ami Mitzvah Network



Jewish Family Service



PJ Library and the PJ Library Utah Facebook Page

Find great resources and activities for kids



Hillel for Utah: Jewish Life on Campus



RJ on the Go

Explore your Judaism through science, art, text, and more from the

comfort of your own home, and build your Jewish community as you go.



BimBam: Watch Something Jewish

Digital storytelling to spark connections to Judaism for learners of all ages

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Congregation Kol Ami is grateful to the Kol Ami Trust, the Sarah Cowan Fund, the Bunk Fox Education Fund, the United Jewish Federation of Utah, Entrata, Zions Bank, and all of our donors for their support.
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