This Week at Mount Zion
December 5 / 7 Kislev
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What is Israel’s Human Rights Record?
Speaker: David Bernstein

December 6, 7:45 pm   
In connection with World Human Rights day on December 10.
Following Shabbat Services (approx. 7:45 pm)

This Shabbat
Friday, December 6
6:30 pm Shabbat Services
Shir Tzion Participates
Guest Speaker: David Bernstein
Saturday, December 7
9:00 am Open Torah Study
10:00 am Shabbat Services
Vayeitzei – Gen. 28:10-30:13
12:00 pm Kiddush Lunch
Community Life Passages
We extend condolences to Sally Silk (Tom Wolfe)  and family on the death of her father,  Harvey Silk , on November 25. 
Young Adult Shabbat Dinner
December 6 at 6:30 pm   

Join us for a delicious complimentary dinner and the opportunity to get to know other young adults in our community. Contact Shai Avny with questions.

All congregants are invited to the next Kehillah Council
The Intergenerational Congregation:
Going Forward with Our Young and Old
Special Guest: Rabbi Hayim Herring

December 10, 7:00 - 9:00 pm   

Everyone welcome!

December 15, 12:30 – 2 pm

Our Bodies, Our Souls
23rd Annual Jewish Retreat for Women
January 24 at 4:00 pm - January 25 at 8:00 pm   

Attend your first year for free if you are in your 20s or 30s.
The Clara Margolis Women’s Leadership Fund
This new Fund is in memory of Clara Margolis (1901-1982) who served Mount Zion in the beginning of the 20th century in many extraordinary ways. She was Rabbi Harry Margolis’ wife and mother of Phil and Dick. This Fund is supporting this new initiative. All interested should contact Cantor Spilker .
Shabbat Chanukah for all Ages!

December 27 at 5:30 pm   

The Chanukah dinner has been generously subsidized by the Women of Mount Zion Temple. Our chefs for this dinner are fellow congregants making gluten-dairy free latkes!

In the Community
- Edot Midwest Regional Jewish Diversity Collaborative is holding a Jews of Color Meet Up in the Twin Cities on Sunday, December 8, 1:30 - 3:00 pm at Sabes JCC (4330 Cedar Lake Rd, St. Louis Park). Co-sponsored by Jewish Community Action. DETAILS.

- Join us on SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8 for Mitzvah Clowning! Please meet at SHOLOM EAST on Sunday, December 8 at 2:00pm. We will do our mitzvah clowning for the residents from 2-3pm. Please come dressed in your clown outfit. Questions? New to Mitzvah clowning? No experience necessary. Contact Sue Lund at 952-217-0594 (text- please) or email at
Accessibility at Mount Zion
We strive to make all our programs and services accessible to all. If you have any accessibility requests for a particular event or service , please let us know as far in advance as possible by contacting Larry Solomon at or 651-638-3881.
Mount Zion
1300 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Phone: 651-698-3881