Sunday - December 8, 2019
Week 50

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10th of Kislev, 5780
9:00 AM
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9:00 AM-9:30 AM Torah Trope - Fd Adult Learning, Fd Youth Resouce, Rm 16, Rm 17

Torah Trope
Adults are welcome to join in as our Kita Hey (5th grade) and older new students learn Torah trope, musical cantillation used to chant from the Torah! Please 
email Barbara if you want join the class.
9:30 AM-10:00 AM Minyan - Beit T'Fillah
10:15 AM - 12:00 PM The Jewish Sound – taught by Deborah Rosengaus - Social Hall

The Jewish Sound
What makes music sound Jewish? A discussion of the music of biblical times to contemporary world folk fusion. We’ll delve in to the history and traditions around Klezmer music and compare it to its Sephardic cousin as well as the sacred traditions developed by unique Jewish communities around the world. Taught by Deborah Rosengaus – mezzo soprano opera singer.Possibly the first class in a four class sequence. 
Class begins at 10:30, Come early for food. Walk-ins welcome.

Men’s Club Monthly Meeting

Men’s Club Monthly Meeting
Come join us for conversation, Jewish fraternity and (weather permitting) a one hour hike at Fremont Older Preserve.

11:15 AM-12:30 PM Moving Traditions: Geared Towards Pre-teens and Their Parents - Fd Youth Resouce, Beit Midrash

Moving Traditions
Family Education Sessions Geared Towards Pre-teens and Their Parents 
Co-led by Rabbi Alpert and Barbara Biran, the Moving Traditions sessions will help parents and pre-teens explore how to navigate peer pressure, social media, the experience of being the center of attention, as well as other social-emotional challenges and joys associated with the b’nai mitzvah. The session were created by rabbis and social workers and incorporate games, activities and discussion. We are excited to add Moving Traditions to ourb’nai mitzvah preparation.

9:30 AM-12:30 PM Sunday Religious School - Fd Youth Resouce, Rm 11, Rm 12, Rm 13, Rm 14, Rm 15, Rm 16, Rm 17, Rm 18, Rm 19, Rm 20

Sunday Religious School
Our Sunday school program is geared for students in JK all the way through 7th grade.  Sunday classes include Hebrew, Judaica, Music, Art, and Prayer. All programs are designed as age appropriate experiential curriculum by grade level. Click here for school registration forms.
9:30 AM-12:30 PM Teen Madrichim Program - Fd Youth Resouce, Studio

Teen Madrichim Program
Calling all teens!  Please join us for a wonderful year of learning, beginning on September 15th and following the Sunday calendar of our JK-7th grade students.  Our Madrichim program takes place on Sundays from 9:30am-12:30pm and is open to any teen in the community. The Madrichim program is a great chance for teens to work with younger members of our community and to develop their own skills in the classroom.  Click here for school registration forms.
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM Understanding Muslim Neighbors, Session 2 - (Offsite)

Understanding Muslim Neighbors
Congregation Shir Hadash, 20 Cherry Blossom Lane, Los Gatos
Register online

This session will delve into the following topics

  • • Responding to Muslims
  • • Covenant and “Chosenness” in Islam
  • • Navigating Sacred Vocabulary
  • • Studying Sacred Texts with Muslims
  • • Abraham and Isaac, Cain and Abel in the Qur’an
  • • Jihad, Israel, Palestine, and the Holocaust