THIS WEEK'S TORAH PORTION
Parashat Emor
2nd Triennial Leviticus 22:17 - 23:22
Read the Portion on Sefaria.org you can click a verse for commentary

Join us to Count the Omer! Each night at 8:45 (except Fridays) through May 15th. We meet for 10 minutes for a song, poem or reflection, say the blessing and count the day. No prep needed! LEARN MORE AND REGISTER
EVERYONE EATS! LOOKING FOR NEW MEMBERS
TAA’s Everyone Eats! Team provides lunch supplies to Gloucester's Action Shelter. We have 17 individuals or teams who shop for and deliver lunch supplies (paid for as a donation or through TAA) to up to thirty-four shelter guests each Sunday. To join the team or find out more, email Martha.
We’d love to have you and a big thanks to all our current volunteers!
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
POETS ON THE BALCONY: ZOOM EDITION
Wednesday, April 28, 7-8 pm
Please join us for a reading by TAA Poets
Carol Seitchik, Millie Zinck, Jasmine Epstein, and Barrie Levine

THE AMAZING JEWISH CALENDAR or When the Moon Hits Your Eye Like a Small Piece of Pie It's Rosh Chodesh with Cantor Bruce Siegel
Begins (again!) this Sunday, May 2, 10 am

SYLVIA COHEN FAMILY LEARNING PROJECT
 END-OF-THE-SCHOOL-YEAR SHABBAT AND GRADUATION
Friday, May 7, 5:30 pm

Contact Jasmine for the Link to the Event
CHEESECAKE FOR SHAVUOT CLASS WITH JANET CLINE
Sunday, May 16, 11:30 am

LIVE GARDEN TOUR
Sunday, July 11th
To show your garden or property or serve on the committee, contact Cynthia Kaplan.
TAA KIDS AND FAMILIES
TWO SCHOLARSHIPS FROM THE LAPPIN FOUNDATION
Applications are being accepted for the Howard Steven Feffer Memorial Scholarship and the Zakhar Vayntrub Memorial Scholarship in Engineering.
Contact Debbie Coltin for more information.
REGISTER FOR OUR WEEKLY EVENTS
Thursdays 11 am
Sundays 8:45 AM
Saturdays 9:30 am
with Richard Huttner Mondays 11 am
ACCESS ELECTRONIC SIDDURIM / Contact Jasmine for hard copies
Join the Caregivers Support Group for their Tuesday 10:30 am meetings

Know Someone Interested in Joining our Community?
Refer prospective members to Richard Huttner and Elaine Byrne

Watch this From-the-Heart video by 9 TAA past Presidents and get inspired to take on a new role at TAA.
EVENTS NEAR AND FAR
LEONARD BERNSTEIN FESTIVAL OF THE CREATIVE ARTS
Brandeis University, April 25-May 1
NIGGUN & NOURISHMENT
Tuesday, May 4, 2:00 pm
Join members of the Rabbinical Assembly as they share niggunim (wordless melodies), calming meditations and uplifting Torah.

ECCO COMMUNITY MEETING
Thursday, May 13, 5-7pm
Join ECCO’s diverse community to connect, share back our research so far on both community investment and policing, and plot out next steps.
CONGREGATION SHIRAT HAYAM RACIAL JUSTICE AND EQUITY SPEAKER SERIES PRESENTS
Rev Andre Bennett April 27, 7:30 pm

ROCKPORT MUSIC VIRTUAL CONCERT
Abigale Reisman, klezmer violin with pianist Hankus Netsky
Thursday, April 29, 7 pm

  • DISCUSSION OF ANTISEMITISM HERE AND NOW WITH DEBORAH LIPSTADT Thursday, May 6, 7:30 pm REGISTER
  • BRINGING STORIES TO LIFE Wednesday, May 12, 7:30 pm Learn the art of reading children's stories LEARN MORE AND REGISTER
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Myron Geller, Rabbi Emeritus
Eric Kaplan, President
Phoebe Potts, Director of the Sylvia Cohen Family Learning Project
Jasmine Epstein, Office Coordinator
Laurie Williamson, Bookkeeper