This Week at Mount Zion
November 26 / 28 Cheshvan
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Why did the PLO collect a Jewish Studies library?
Monday, December 2, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm   
Presented by the Center for Jewish Studies

Speaker: Jonathan Marc Gribetz
Assistant Professor at Princeton University

Special Note:
In observance of Thanksgiving, the Mount Zion Temple Offices will be closed on Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29.

Daily Services will be at 9:30 am on Thursday, November 28.
This Shabbat
Friday, November 29
7:30 pm Shabbat Services
Saturday, November 30
9:00 am Open Torah Study
10:00 am Shabbat Services
Tol’dot – Gen. 25:19-26:22
12:00 pm Kiddush Lunch
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
A craft afternoon where the SPORTY youth group will be leading different crafts for children and families. Lunch will be provided! Only a $5 entry fee which will go to supporting SPORTY.

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)

Shabbat Chanukah for all Ages!

December 27 at 5:30 pm   

Red Cross Blood Drive Results
Thank you to all of the donors, helpers in the kitchen, bakers, greeters and check-in people who made our November Blood Drive another success. AND...always...the Matzo Ball Soup! We gave a total of 38 units. See all of you in April...and have a goal of breaking 40!
In the Community
Jews, Christians, and Muslims in St. Paul's Highland Park neighborhood are gathering together for a Night of Peace and Goodwill on December 4, 6:00-8:00 pm, at the Highland Park
High School cafeteria (1015 Snelling Ave South, Saint Paul). There will be speakers from Highland Park Religious Community. Bring a dish to share that reflects your culture/religious traditions: Last names beginning A-L – main dish, Last names M-Z – side dish or dessert. Questions? Contact Paul Langenfield at 651-491-8410.

- 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