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The Weekly Shofar of Congregation Kol Shalom
~ A Welcoming Conservative Synagogue in Annapolis, MD ~
Thursday, July 30, 2020 - Wednesday, August 5, 2020
9 Av, 5780 - 15 Av, 5780
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.
Services
Candle lighting time for Friday, July 31, is 8:00 PM.

Friday evening service will be held via Zoom at 5:30 PM on July 31. Click here for the Zoom link.

The Bat Mitzvah of Gabrielle King will be held via Zoom on Saturday, August 1, beginning at 9:30 AM. Mazal Tov to Gabrielle and her Family! Click here for the Zoom link.

Our Monday 7 PM service will continue via Zoom on Monday, August 3. Click here for the Zoom link.

Thursday morning service will be held via Zoom on August 6 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

If you would like to borrow a prayer book, please contact Rabbi Wohl at rabbiwohl@gmail.com.
Classes
Adult Education classes will continue on Zoom as follows:

Talmud Study will be held on Monday, August 3, at 10:30 AM. Click here for the Zoom link.

 Torah and Tabloids will continue on Thursday, August 6, at 9:40 AM. Click here for the Zoom link.

Smiles Beyond Miles
 Do your grandkids or great-grands live out of town? Or, are they nearby but because of COVID-19 visits are more "at a distance"?  Smiles Beyond Miles,  a new website and interactive blog by Kol Shalom members Dawn Schulman and Carrie Stein, was created to inspire, inform and support long-distance grandparenting. Stop by  https://smilesbeyondmiles.com/   or contact Carrie and Dawn at  info@smilesbeyondmiles.com .  
Women's League
New Year's Greeting Card: It is time to put together the 2020 greeting card from Women's League to go to all congregants. Since we have not seen many of our friends from the shul lately, it would be nice to greet everyone through the card. The price to have your family listed in the card remains at $18. Click here for a copy of the form to fill out and return to 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: 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.
Outreach
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.
Zentangle
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.

Miscellaneous
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.

Amazon Smile: Click here to shop Amazon Smile, and Amazon will donate .5% of your eligible purchase to Congregation Kol Shalom. Amazon Smile is the same Amazon you know - same products, same prices. You shop, Amazon gives!
Congregation Kol Shalom ~ 1909 Hidden Meadow Lane ~ Annapolis, MD 21401
410-266-6006 ~ office@kolshalomannapolis.org
www.kolshalomannapolis.org