Weekly E-News 2021/5782
September 10 - September 17
High Holiday Schedule
We are planning to hold in-person services for the High Holidays for those who are fully vaccinated. Masks will be required. 

For those who may not be comfortable attending in-person, services will be streamed on ZOOM and Facebook. Please see streaming information below.

Here is our schedule for the High Holidays. We look forward to celebrating 5782 with you!

Yom Kippur
Wednesday, September 15 (Kol Nidre)
6:30 pm--Minhah
6:45 pm--Kol Nidre
7:12 pm--Candle Lighting

Thursday, September 16 (Yom Kippur day)
9:00 am--Main Service
4:30 pm--Family Service 
(outdoors, weather permitting; in the sanctuary if not)
6:00 pm--Minhah
7:00 pm--Neilah/Ma'ariv
8:05 pm--Fast ends
Service Times:
Sunday: 9:00 AM & 6:00 PM
Monday: 8:00 AM & 6:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:30 AM (In Person & Zoom) & 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM & 6:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM & 6:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM & 6:00 PM
Shabbat: 9:45 (In Person & Zoom) & 6:00 PM

All services are on ZOOM unless otherwise notated.
This Shabbat:
2021 | 5782 
Parashat Vayelech
Candle Lighting: 7:18 pm
Havdalah: 8:12 pm
(all times are for Savannah)

Annual Torah reading: Deuteronomy 31:1 - 30 (Etz Hayyim pp. 1173-1179)
Triennial Torah reading: Deuteronomy 31:1 - 30 (Etz Hayyim pp 1173-1179)
Haftarah: Isaiah 61:10 - 63:9 (Etz Hayyim pp. 1180-1184)

ZOOM Link for Shabbat and weekday services :
All services will be held via Zoom at the below information and simulcast on our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/AgudathAchimSavannah):

Meeting ID: 875 6579 9200
Passcode: Minyan

Your Online Siddur

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Talmud Torah K'Neged Kulam - Torah Study for Everyone

1. Rabbinic Literature Study Group (Thursday afternoons, 2:00-3:15 pm): Take a look into the rabbinic mind and how the rabbis interpret the Torah in this weekly class. Contact Rabbi Henkin for the link to the class

2.  Rabbis of the Mishnah Class will take a deep look into the Rabbis of the Mishnah; who they were and what they were thinking. Our next class will be Wednesday, September 15th at 10:30 a.m. Please contact Motti for class link or email mottilocker@gmail.com

3 . Skeptics Class-  (second Thursday of every month, 11 a.m.): This group is for all of those who want to ask difficult questions about Judaism and/or seeking Jewish answers to the questions they have. Our next Skeptics class will be Thursday, October 14th at 11:00 a.m.

More classes coming soon, so stay tuned!

Have something you want to learn about but don't see a class about it?
 Contact Rabbi Henkin at rabbihenkin@gmail.com or call the AA office.

All of our regular classes will be held via Zoom, an online meeting platform.
 If you'd like to join a class,
please contact Rabbi Henkin for the class link.
Donor Dues Program
Birthday Celebrations

September 12
Joel Goodman

September 13
Tzila Lemberger

September 15
Arthur Brill

September 17
Adelle Burnsed-Geffen


September 17
Brad Conner & Yael Elfassy-Conner

Yahrzeits For:

September 10, 2021 - September 17, 2021
5 Tishri 5782 - 11 Tishri 5782

Friday, September 10/Saturday, September 11- 5 Tishri
Herschel Isaacson - father of Robert Isaacson

Saturday, September 11/Sunday, September 12- 6 Tishri
Dorothy Handshu - mother of Dayle Levy
Sylvia Seidel - mother of Linda Brill
Linda Wexler - wife of Edward Wexler

Sunday, September 12/Monday, September 13- 7 Tishri
Alfred Appel - father of Rene Lehrberger
Dorothy Goldkrand - mother in law of AM Goldkrand

Monday, September 13/Tuesday, September 14- 8 Tishri
Abraham Eichler - grandfather of Steven Berwitz
Sara Nathan - sister of Mark Nathan

Tuesday, September 14/Wednesday, September 15 - 9 Tishri
Yosef Knafo - father of Eva Locker
Jodi Wolff - daughter of Jack & Roberta Wolff

Wednesday, September 15/Thursday, September 16 - 10 Tishri
Barbara Abrams - wife of Ellis Abrams
Reba Abrams - mother of Ellis Abrams
Samuel Birnbaum - grandfather of Susan Slotin & father of Harriet Ullman
Morris Kamine - uncle of Roberta Kamine-Haysman
Giovanna Maglione - mother of Ida Zeger
Muriel Maida - sister of Allan Ratner

Thursday, September 16/Friday, September 17 - 11 Tishri
Therese Kronowitz - grandmother of Lowell Kronowitz

Commemoration of the Yahrzeit begins the evening of the first noted date.
*Denotes Memorial Plaque
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Join your Savannah Jewish Federation during Operation Isaiah by doing a mitzvah this High Holy Day season and donate food to those in need.

Click the link below to donate or drop off non-perishable foods at the congregation.
CommUNITY Concert: The Maccabeats
Award-Winning Jewish A Cappela
November 14
3:00 pm
Jewish Educational Alliance

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