The Jackson Kol 
  The Jackson Hole Jewish Community 
Monthly Newsletter        November 1, 2019           3 Cheshvan 5780
JHJC Shabbat Dinners - Come for Dinner
Thanksgiving Shabbat Dinner
Friday, Nov. 22
6 p.m. / JHJC in the Centennial Bldg.
Don't miss the best Shabbat dinner!
Details below in the calendar.



Happy New Year! JHJC annual Rosh Hashanah Party catered by Chinatown.
See all the photos from October below.

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Jewish Congregation. 

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Mailing address:
P.O. Box 10667,  Jackson, WY 83001
General Email:
November 2019 Events 
Go to the JHJC WEBSITE for updated event  details

Friday, Nov. 8
 Shabbat Services
6 p.m.  /  JHJC in the Centennial Bldg.
Fall Shabbat services with Josh Kleyman and chazzan Judd Grossman. Winter is coming, but don't let that stop you from joining us. This week we read Lech Lecha. Families welcome. Oneg to follow.

Friday, Nov. 22 
Annual Thanksgiving Shabbat Dinner
6 p.m.  /  JHJC in the Centennial Bldg.
Come to our festive Thanksgiving Shabbat Dinner led by Josh Kleyman and chazzan Judd Grossman. Roast turkey, dessert, wine/drinks and challah provided. Please bring a Thanksgiving side dish to share. Reservations required, email HERE
Please bring non-perishable Thanksgiving goods for the Jackson Food Cupboard if you are able.

Saturday, December 7
Bradford King Bar Mitzvah 
10 a.m.  /  St. John's Episcopal Church
Join Andy and Liz King in celebrating Bradford as he is called to the Torah as a Bar Mitzvah. Bradford has been working hard all year, so let's show him our support. Led by Josh Kleyman, chazzan Judd Grossman and Bradford King. Oneg to follow. 

Save the Date:
Friday, November 29: Matisyahu at the Pink Garter
Saturday, December 7: Bradford King Bar Mitzvah
Saturday, Dec. 28: 40th Annual Chanukah Party
Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020: Cantor's Concert featuring Cantor Laurie Akers, stay tuned!

Ticket information coming soon. 
Table sponsorships available. Email HERE.

Scenes From October 2019 / 5780
Keep scrolling! There were a lot of events in October!

Check out more of our photos and videos from all the cool events we do on our Facebook page  "Jackson Hole Jews"

Rosh Hashanah 5780
Rabbi Laura Geller
JHJC co-presidents, Kevin Krasnow and Mike Scher

Yom Kippur 5780
Broken Board members, Janet Bellis and Kevin Krasnow.

Children's Service.

JHJC board members, Janet Bellis, Laurie Thal and Rachel Stam stand for Kol Nidre.

The  moving concluding Havdalah.


Beatrix Goldstein Bat Mitzvah

Simchat Torah

5780 / 2019 - 20 MEMBERSHIP INFO 
Become a new member or renew your existing membership to the Jackson Hole Jewish Community
for 5780. Any level of participation welcome.
Download the Membership form  HERE.


Mazel Tov!
on becoming a Bat Mitzvah. Beatrix is the daughter of Ari Goldstien and Jenn Sparks and the granddaughter of Phyllis Fischer. 
Kol HaKavod on all your hard work. 

Thank You
to everyone who pitched in, schlepped, cooked and cleaned during High Holidays. We are very grateful. 

Al Zuckerman
Paul D'Mours
Joel Trachtenberg
The JHJC Board
Janet Bellis
Joan Goldfarb
Laurie Thal
Becky Eidemiller
Susie Blasko
Rachel Stam
Liz King
Shannon & Larry Thal
Judith Levenson
Ingrid Krasnow
Eli Krasnow
Tali Krasnow
Revi Kleyman
Kalen Kleyman
Larry Zuckerman
Carl & Sandy Greenbaum
Atten Aronowitz
Josh Kleyman
Jerry & Barbara Aronwotiz
Phyllis Fischer
Shannon Thal
Judy & Ravid Lurie
Sam Singer
Laurie Thal
Carrie Chernov
DeeDee Witsen
Ronna Simon
Mike Scher & Barb Zalazo
Kevin Krasnow
Ben Goldberg & Robin Soule
The Ewing Family

Torah Readers:
Al Zuckerman
Mary Grossman
Ben Goldberg
Phil Rogers
Beth Dakin
Kevin Krasnow
Ingrid Krasnow
Josh Kleyman
Rachel Stam
Judd Grossman

and ...

Shofar Blower 
Larry Thal

Laurie Thal for hosting Sukkot at her home. Thank You! 


Rabbi Mike Comins for helping us with our annual Sukkot celebration. 

Al Zuckerman, Steve Zelikovitz, Ruth Patterson and Larry Zuckerman for helping pick our section of the highway for Mitzvah Day.


Susie Blasko  on the loss of her beloved mother, Rose Blasko.  May her memory be a blessing.

Get Well Soon
  • Keep David Goldfarb in your thoughts.
  • Janet Bellis is on the mend after a tumble.
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Please send us your Mazel Tovs, Condolences, Kol HaKavods, Get Wells and photos of your 
Jewish Pets to:

2019-20  Board of Directors

Kevin Krasnow, Co-president

Mike Scher, Co-president

Janet Bellis

Kevin Krasnow

Rachel Stam, Treasurer

Laurie Thal, Vice President

Steve Zelikovitz

Mary Grossman, Exec. Dir.

Judd Grossman, Chazzan

For more than 40 years, the  Jackson Hole Jewish Community has welcomed people of all ages and backgrounds who share a love for Jackson Hole and Judaism. We are independent, unaffiliated and inclusive. All are welcome to Jackson Hole's oldest Jewish congregation,  no matter his or her level of Jewish observance.

The Jackson Hole Jewish Community is committed to creating a diverse Jewish presence that unites us, celebrates our faith, and promotes tolerance in the greater Jackson Hole community. We strive to engage all families and individuals in spirituality, education, tzadakah, and the joys of Jewish life.


עליכם  השלום     

Jackson Hole Jewish Community   
Physical Address: 610 W. Broadway in the Centennial Bldg, Jackson, WY 83002
Mailing Address: Box 10667, Jackson, WY 83002
307.734.1999 or