Monthly Archives: January 2014

Shabbat Rosh Chodesh Adar I – Terumah

Shabbat Shalom! Passion–where can it be found???  What really excites us in the modern world?  Stated simply–how many of us can truly say we are at least as passionate–if not more–about our families, friends and jobs as we are about … Continue reading

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We Need You for CSZ’s February 2 Blood Drive

Your help is desperately needed this coming Sunday, February 2 at CSZ’s Red Cross Blood Drive. Because of the recent inclement weather, five different area donation drives have been cancelled, and supplies are low. Go to www.redcross.org, select Sponsor Code … Continue reading

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7th Grade and ATID Monday Night School Cancelled

Due to the very cold weather both CSZ 7th Grade Hebrew classes and ATID classes held at Shaarey Zedek will be cancelled for this evening, Monday September 27, 2014.

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Monday Night Adult Education Classes begin February 3, 7:00-8:00 p.m. at CSZ

Monday Night Adult Education Classes with Rabbi Joseph Krakoff and Rabbi Aaron Bergman begin February 3 and run through April 2014. ALL classes February through April 2014 will be held at Congregation Shaarey Zedek from 7:00-8:00 p.m. in the Chapel. … Continue reading

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Young Jewish Artist Showcase featuring Music by Sean Blackman

We have opened our doors to young Jewish artists for them to display and sell their amazing works. Come support the creativity of local artisans! Saturday, January 25, 2014 Featuring a special perfomance by Sean Blackman PRIVATE PATRON VIEWING – … Continue reading

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Shabbat Mishpatim

I am proud of our synagogue. This past Sunday, families from throughout Congregation Shaarey Zedek–Religious School and Hillel Day School–gathered for a day of action. Organized by our outstanding Assistant Director of Education and Youth Allison Gutman and implemented by … Continue reading

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Tel Aviv Cantorial Institute Choir

  SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 9 – 7:30 PM The Tel Aviv Cantorial Institute Choir has been acclaimed as a phenomenon amongst Jewish Choirs. The group of voices performs a variety of cantorial compositions, Yiddish and Hebrew songs and Hassidic Zemirot, in … Continue reading

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Shabbat Yitro

Shabbat Shalom! Yitro, the namesake of our parasha, provides the earliest Biblical example of a righteous gentile–a non-Israelite who truly understands the Israelites mindset and predicament and who authentically loves the Jews.  The Talmud relates that before Yitro was the … Continue reading

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Taste of Tu B’Shevat

Young Families are invited to a Taste of Tu B’Shevat program! Make new friends and learn about Tu B’Shevat (New Year of Trees) through sensory activities, crafts, food, and fun. All children will have an opportunity to plant a special souvenir in … Continue reading

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Shabbat Shira, Parashat B’Shallah

There is a debate among educators with regard to teaching about the modern State of Israel. There are those who believe we should simply depict Israel as, essentially, a biblical fantasy land. That is to say, the State of Israel … Continue reading

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