Our Newsletter: The Harbinger

NewsletterIconOur newsletter, The Harbinger, is published monthly and is an important source of information about Temple activities and the people who make things happen. Submissions to be considered for inclusion should be e-mailed to the editor. Deadline for consideration is the 14th day of the month prior to publication (i.e. Jun 14th for the Jul issue).

High Holy Days 5780/2019: Sep 29-Oct 9

High Holy Days are a time for reflection, introspection, prayer, and re-connection. We welcome you and hope you join us in celebrating and observing these special Holy days. Service schedule, ticket information, and more details here.

Free Temple Tots Program: First Program Sep 22

Parents and their pre-K children are invited to participate in our “I Love Being Jewish!” special program. Both Temple Sholom members and non-members are welcome — you only need to RSVP by calling the office. Schedule and more information by clicking here.

Temple Sholom Religious School: Classes Begin Sep 11

Enrollment has begun. This year we will have three programs: K-3rd grade, 4th through 7th grades and our new addition Temple Tots for young children ages 2, 3 and 4. Registration forms are due. Download Temple members registration form and non-member registration form. More information by clicking here.

Slichot Program – Sat, Sep 21, 7pm

Usher in the New Year with spiritual singing featuring Baal T’filah Cantor Levi Kranz who will teach us about several High Holy Day prayers including Kol Nidre and Shema Koleinu. Click here for more details.

High Holiday Sermons 5779 / 2018

Read Rabbi Medwin’s wonderful sermons by clicking: Erev Rosh Hashanah: Won’t You Be My Neighbor, Rosh Hashanah: The Earth as a Whole Being, Erev Yom Kippur: Apologies And Forgiveness and Yom Kippur morning: Finding Hope and Meaning in Dark Times.

Rabbi Medwin's Office Schedule and Contact Information

Rabbi Medwin is happy to meet with you in person. Please contact her in advance and she will arrange a time to meet. See her office schedule and contact information by clicking here.

Guide to Jewish Customs Regarding Death and Mourning

A comprehensive guide written by Rabbi Medwin to help our members and their loved ones understand Jewish practices with respect to death, funerals and mourning. Click here for the pdf.

New Book Published by Rabbi Medwin

alz bk coverThe book is called, “Alzheimer’s Families: Emotional and Spiritual Tools for Coping.” It is available at Amazon.com as a paper back and Kindle. This book was written to educate family members, their friends, clergy, mental health counselors and psychotherapists, and others that deal with Alzheimer’s family members or Alzheimer’s patients. It offers emotional and spiritual tools to help families cope.

Please help keep Rabbi Medwin Healthy

“torahreading”Attending Shabbat services is a time of greeting friends with handshakes and hugs. Rabbi Medwin is very susceptible to cold germs. If you have a cold please use the hand sanitizer provided and refrain from hugs or handshakes. A wave from a distance with a “I have a cold” will explain to her that you care.


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