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The Weekly Shofar of Congregation Kol Shalom
~ A Welcoming Conservative Synagogue in Annapolis, MD ~

Thursday, November 16, 2023 - Wednesday, November 22, 2023

3 Kislev, 5784 - 9 Kislev, 5784


Candle lighting time for Friday, November 17, is 4:33 PM.

Friday evening service will be held via Zoom only on November 17 beginning at 5:30 PM. Click here for the Zoom link. 

Shabbat morning service will be held in person and via Zoom on Saturday, November 18, at 9:30 AM. Click here for the Zoom link. During this service, we will welcome Barry Fleishman, a Member of the Anti Defamation League's Leadership Council, as our guest speaker. Mr. Fleishman will talk about the rise in anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism following the October 7th attacks in Israel.

Monday evening service will be held via Zoom only on November 20 at 7 PM. Click here for the Zoom link. 

Thursday morning service will be held via Zoom only on November 23 at 9 AM. Click here for the Zoom link.


Talmud Study will NOT be held on Monday, November 20 or November 27. Our next session is scheduled (via Zoom) for Monday, December 4, at 10:30 AM. Click here for the Zoom link.

Rabbi Pohl's Siddur class will continue on Tuesday, November 21, via Zoom, at 10:30 AM. Please contact the synagogue office at 410-266-6006 or [email protected] to obtain the Zoom link.

Torah and Tabloids will NOT be held on Thursday, November 23. Our next session is scheduled (via Zoom) for Thursday, November 30, beginning at 9:40 AM. Click here for the Zoom link.

Zentangle: The Zentangle Meditative Art class is held via Zoom on Wednesday mornings beginning at 10 AM. No art background needed or required. Please have the following items available: several sheets of copy paper, a no.2 sharpened pencil, a black pen with a fine tip and good ink flow, a Q-tip and scissors (to cut out our drawing paper). Please e-mail the synagogue office at [email protected] with any questions or if you would like the Zoom link.

Kol Shalom Happy Hour and Bonfire

What: Kol Shalom Happy Hour & Bonfire

When: Thursday, November 30th at 5:30PM

Where: Kol Shalom Rear Parking Lot    

How: We'll provide beer, soda and a snack. Please bring your own tailgate chair.

RSVP: Please let Gary Weinfeld know that you are attending at [email protected]

Hadassah - Annapolis Chapter

Coffee and Conversation with

Mimi Shea, Caring Transitions of Annapolis

December 6, 2023, 10 AM

Closets too full? Storage reaching its limit? Too much stuff?

You are invited to join us for coffee and light refreshments as Mimi Shea of Caring Transitions of Annapolis speaks about downsizing, decluttering, sorting and organizing.

Please make your reservation by November 29, 2023.

Click here for more information. Please contact Millie Rosenthal, [email protected] or 410-573-1336 with any questions.


If you have an item you would like to include in the Weekly Shofar, please compose and e-mail your submission to the synagogue office (see e-mail address below) no later than the preceding Tuesday. Any items received after this time will be held for the following week's announcements.

If you would like to purchase a plaque to memorialize a loved one, or a simcha leaf to commemorate a special occasion, please contact Howard Salob at [email protected] or 410-544-2440.

Congregation Kol Shalom ~ 1909 Hidden Meadow Lane ~ Annapolis, MD 21401

410-266-6006 ~ [email protected] ~ www.kolshalomannapolis.org