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The Weekly Shofar of Congregation Kol Shalom
~ A Welcoming Conservative Synagogue in Annapolis, MD ~
Thursday, September 24, 2020 - Wednesday, September 30, 2020
6 Tishri, 5781 - 12 Tishri, 5781
In an effort to reduce the spread of Covid 19, our building remains closed until further notice. Our synagogue office voice mail and e-mail are accessible and checked daily (excluding Saturday and Sunday). Please see below for more information regarding livestream services and classes.
Candle lighting time for Friday, September 25 is 6:39 PM.

Our Friday evening service will be held via Zoom on September 25 at 5:30 PM. Click here for the Zoom link.

Shabbat morning service will be held via Zoom on September 26 at 9:30 AM. Click here for the Zoom link.

The Bat Mitzvah of Rebecca Copley will be held on Saturday, October 3, beginning at 9:30 AM. Mazal Tov to Rebecca and her Family! A Zoom link will be sent prior to that date.

Our Thursday morning service will continue via Zoom on October 1 at 9 AM. Click here for the Zoom link.

To download a Siddur, click here and select:
  • Siddur Lev Shalem: Shabbat Morning
  • Siddur Lev Shalem: Kabbalat Shabbat and Shabbat Evening Service
  • Siddur Sim Shalom: Morning Services for Weekdays
  • Siddur Sim Shalom: Afternoon Services for Weekdays
  • Siddur Sim Shalom: Evening Services for Weekdays

High Holidays
Candle lighting time for Sunday, September 27 is 6:36 PM.

Schedule for Yom Kippur Services:
  • Sunday, September 27, 6:30 PM: Kol Nidre. Click here for the Zoom link.
  • Monday, September 28, 9:30 AM: Yom Kippur & Yizkor. Click here for the Zoom link.
  • Monday, September 28, 6:30 PM: Yom Kippur Neilah. Click here for the Zoom link.
  • Monday, September 28, 7:30 PM: Shofar Blast. Click here for the Zoom link.

Click here for a complete schedule of High Holiday services.

If you are interested in using a digital edition of Machzor Lev Shalem, please contact the synagogue office at office@kolshalomannapolis.org or 410-266-6006. A code and instructions on how to obtain the online Machzor will be sent to you.

Adult Education classes will continue on Zoom as follows:

Siddur Class will be held via Zoom on Tuesday, September 29, at 10:30 AM. Click here for the Zoom link.

Talmud Study will resume after Sukkot. A Zoom link will be provided at that time.

Torah and Tabloids will resume after the Sukkot. A Zoom link will be provided at that time.

Women's League
Women's League Dues: It's time to renew your Women's League Membership again. Click here for a membership form and instructions on where to send your dues payment.

Oneg/Kiddush Fund: Due to our being unable to gather together at the synagogue, those who have donated to the Sisterhood’s Oneg/Kiddush fund have been unable to have their occasions recognized. However, that does not make the events any less significant, and it is with thanks that we acknowledge the donations made by the following for Onegs and Kiddushim that would have been had we been together in September. Click here to view the list of Oneg/Kiddush sponsors. Click here to make a donation to the Oneg/Kiddush Fund.

Gift Shop: Women's League will get 5-10% back when you buy from our online affiliates. Click here for more information.
If, during this time of social distancing, you need assistance with picking up groceries, prescriptions, going to the post office, etc, please contact Rabbi Wohl at rabbiwohl@gmail.com or Cindy Weiner at cswhome11@gmail.com. We will be happy to connect you with somebody who can provide errand assistance for you.
The Zentangle Meditative Art class is held via Zoom on Wednesday mornings beginning at 10 AM. No art background needed or required. Just follow the Zoom link below and have the following 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 a scissors (to cut out our drawing paper).

Any questions? Just email Dawn at dpschulman@aacc.edu.
Topic: Kol Shalom Zentangle Group
Time: Wednesday mornings at 10 AM
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 835 9284 4662
Password: 350951

Mindfulness and Meditation
Monica Jordan invites the Kol Shalom community to join her via Zoom every Tuesday from 7 to 8 PM to meditate together. She will explore a different topic every week and suggest tools to work through challenges

Click here to register.

Contact Monica Jordan at monicajordan606@gmail.com 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 sportsdent@comcast.net or 410-544-2440.

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Congregation Kol Shalom ~ 1909 Hidden Meadow Lane ~ Annapolis, MD 21401
410-266-6006 ~ office@kolshalomannapolis.org