October 18, 2018 9 Heshvan  5779
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SHABBAT SHALOM
SHABBAT LEKH-LEKHA
Joseph B. Rose Scholar in Residence Weekend:
"Our Children, Our Teachers"
Friday, October 19th 
6 p.m., Sanctuary
Saturday, October 20th 
9 a.m.  Sanctuary
     Kiddush Lunch is sponsored by Laurie and Robert Kimmel marking the yahrtzeit of Morris Kimmel.

JOSEPH B. ROSE SCHOLAR IN RESIDENCE WEEKEND SCHEDULE
8:15 p.m. Friday,  Sanctuary
Davey Rosen:  " Who's perplexed? Rambam and Teaching Today's Children."
1 p.m.  Saturday afternoon, Chapel
      Jonathan Parker:   " Lekh-Lekha's Hidden Figure - Understanding Sarah."
8 p.m. p.m., Saturday night, at the home of Rabbi Mitch and Cheryl Parker:
      Avihud Kimmel: "Hidden Traif:  The Importance of Kashrut Inspections."
8:30 a.m. Shacharit,  Chapel, followed by breakfast.
10 a.m.  Sunday morning, Social Hall
Expanding the Biblical Narrative: An Exploration into the World of Midrash"
10:45 a.m.  Sunday morning, Social Hall
     Jared Anstandig:  "Divine Revelation in this World: Exploring God's conversations with Abraham"
To learn more about our presenters,  please click here.
All  presentations and Shabbat Lunch are open to the community at no charge.


shabbat dinner october 16th
NEXT SHABBAT FOR SOLOS:
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26th, 6:30 p.m. at the home of Geri Feigelson.  Please contact Howard Friedman to rsvp.  


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HAVDALAH AND COFFEE HOUSE
SATURDAY EVENING, NOVEMBER 3RD, 7:30 P.M.
Featuring TKA Cantorial Soloist Sean Sammitt and Frank Ellias.
Dessert and Beverages provided.  No Charge to Attend. info@bnaiisraelwb.org



We're going Bowling!
Sunday, November 11th, 1-3 p.m.
Country Lanes, Farmington Hills.
Click here to sign up!
 
SAVE THE DATES:  OCTOBER 19-21, 2018
JOSEPH B. ROSE SCHOLAR IN RESIDENCE WEEKEND
"OUR CHILDREN, OUR TEACHERS"
We warmly welcome our congregational children and teachers for the weekend: Rabbi Jared Anstandig, Sarit Anstandig, Rabbi Avihud Kimmel, Jonathan Parker and David Rosen for this special weekend.  Click here to read speaker biographies
Friday Night, October 19th 
6 p.m.  Services
7 p.m. Shabbat Dinner (advanced reservation required by Monday, October 15th)
8:15 p.m. Learning Session with Davey Rosen
Saturday, October 20th
9 a.m.  Services followed by Congregational Lunch
Learning Session following lunch with Jonathan Parker
8 p.m. Havdalah and Program at the home of Rabbi Mitch and Cheryl Parker
Learning Session with Avihud Kimmel
Sunday, October 21st
8:30 a.m.  Services followed by breakfast and final learning sessions with Sarit Anstandig and Rabbi Jared Anstandig.

We appreciate the generosity of our weekend sponsors
Andrea E. Rose and an anonymous donor, and 
Laurie and Robert Kimmel for making this weekend possible.

Experience Israel with Rabbi Mitch Parker Israeli Flag
February 4 - February 13, 2019
Main Tour Package: 10 days and 9 nights
Land Package (Twin/Double sharing basis) $2995/person
Land Package (Single) $3840/person
Overnights in: Tel Aviv, Sea of Galilee and Jerusalem
Approximate Air Price: $880 per person Detroit - Tel Aviv Roundtrip
For Questions or to Reserve your spot by October 30th
Contact: Lori Lasday via e-mail:  IWiLLisrael@gmail.com

ADULT LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES
Talmud Class with Rabbi Mitch Parker 
Wednesdays, 7:30-8:30 p.m., at the synagogue
We are currently studying Brachot, the first section of the Talmud.  Interested?  Contact Rabbi Parker:  mitch@bnaiisraelwb.org

Mazel Tov 
Happy Birthday!
Birthday Cake
OCTOBER BIRTHDAYS
19  Kenneth Brown 
20  Adam Marcotte 
21  Annie Jacobson 
23  Jerome Beale 
24  Steven Dines   
25  Ruby Robinson 
26  Mechelle Bernard, Stacy Gittleman 
29  Libby Beider 
29  Adina Robbins 
30  Jeremy Baruch 
31  Benjamin Chudnow 
31  Yael Duer 

If your birthday or anniversary information is not listed, please  email the synagogue  so we can update our records.
May Their Memories Be For a Blessing 
OCTOBER YAHRTZEITS
 
 
10/19/2018 (10 Heshvan) Morris Kimmel
 
10/21/2018 (12 Heshvan)  Paula Balkin, Bessie Glazier, Kayla Kapen
 
10/22/2018 (13 Heshvan) Philip Dines, Joseph Irving Friedman, Gertrude Nusholtz
 
10/24/2018 (15 Heshvan) Yusef Hakimian
 
10/26/2018 (17 Heshvan) Manny Chudnow
 
10/28/2018 (19 Heshvan) David Harris
 
 
10/29/2018 (20 Heshvan) Naomi Lillian Markowitz, Irving A. Rubin, Martin Segal
 
10/30/2018 (21 Heshvan) Ethel Berman, Oscar Trager
 
10/31/2018 (22 Heshvan) Serena Weiss


To make a donation to commemorate a yahrtzeit, please click here .  If you are a member of the synagogue and a yahrtzeit for your loved one is not on the list, please contact the synagogue office so we can update our records.   Please click here if you wish to permanently memorialize a loved one by purchasing a yahrtzeit plaque.  
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