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  • Chanukah Party

    FUSN: Parish Hall, downstairs kitchen, Alliance Room, Head Start Room, Children's Chapel, 2 classrooms
    Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 4:30pm to 7:00pm
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    Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm

    Come celebrate the Festival of Lights! On our new model of “Got Shabbat,” there will be activities for all ages, adults and kids both together and separate! We will begin together with candle-lighting and Chanukah songs at 4:30pm – bring your own menorah and 7 candles for lighting! Then at 5pm we will have workshops including:

    *Story, songs and crafts for little ones (kids age 0-5 and parents)

    *Chanukah Karaoke (led by teens for kids in grade 5 and up)

    *Israeli Dancing (ages 6+ thru adult)

    *Mosaic Menorah Art Workshop (ages 6+ thru adult)

    *Apple Sauce Making (ages 6+ thru adult)

    *Adult Text Study

    At 6:00pm we will gather for a potluck plus latkes dinner. For the dinner, please bring a salad of any sort – veggie, pasta, tuna – to accompany latkes, enough for 20 people. Drinks and dessert will be provided. There will be kids activities and a Chanukah sing-down during dinner! There will also be a Quiet Room available, with books and games, for anyone who needs a break from the crowds.

    Calling all Latke Makers! The “Latke Brigade” will be meeting at 2pm to prepare latkes for the dinner. If you can help out, please contact Pamela Rosenstein at pamela_rosenstein [at] wgbh.org.

    Bring your checkbook! Kitah Hey/Vav will be selling “Guilt-Free Gelt” – fair trade chocolate Chanukah gelt, and Sindyanna fair trade, organic, kosher olive oil will also be on sale!

    You are also encouraged to bring a donation for Family Table - vegetarian or kosher soup or whole grain breakfast cereal. And finally – bring a friend or two! This is a great way for folks to learn more about CDT.

    This event is at FUSN, the First Unitarian Society, at 1326 Washington Street, West Newton.

  • Shabbat Morning Service

    60 Highland Street: Sanctuary, Fellowship Hall, Rooms 109, 110, 111
    Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 9:45am to 12:00pm

    Please join us for musical, participatory, weekly Shabbat Morning Services, beginning at 9:45am. For people of all backgrounds and levels of Jewish experience. Services followed by a kiddush lunch. Free childcare is available. All are welcome.

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  • Shabbat Morning Service

    60 Highland Street: Sanctuary, Fellowship Hall, Rooms 109, 110, 111
    Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 9:45am to 12:00pm

    Please join us for musical, participatory, weekly Shabbat Morning Services, beginning at 9:45am. For people of all backgrounds and levels of Jewish experience. Services followed by a kiddush lunch. Free childcare is available. All are welcome.

    Rabbi Toba off?

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  • All-Ages Erev Shabbat Service / Potluck

    60 Highland Street: Fellowship Hall, Sanctuary
    Friday, January 9, 2015 - 6:00pm

    6 pm - Candle lighting and dinner;
    6:45 pm - Service

    Once a month, we gather for a potluck vegetarian dinner followed by a musical, all-ages erev Shabbat service. Join us for this fun, musical erev Shabbat experience appropriate for adults and kids of all ages (especially kids in pre-school through 4th grade).

    Please bring a vegetarian/dairy main dish to share - enough for 15 people.

  • Shabbat Morning Service

    60 Highland Street: Sanctuary, Fellowship Hall, Rooms 109, 110, 111
    Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 9:45am to 12:00pm

    Please join us for musical, participatory, weekly Shabbat Morning Services, beginning at 9:45am. For people of all backgrounds and levels of Jewish experience. Services followed by a kiddush lunch. Free childcare is available. All are welcome.

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  • Got Shabbat? (Including Tot Shabbat)

    60 Highland Street: Sanctuary, Fellowship Hall, Rooms 109, 110, 111
    Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 9:45am to 12:00pm

    Join us for this new program, for all ages and all types of interest, on five different Shabbat mornings. “Got Shabbat?” is an opportunity for the whole community to come together and have fun, learn together and find new ways to celebrate Shabbat. Beginning together with songs and blessings, adults and kids are then invited to choose from a panoply of activities - from yoga to drumming to art midrash to discussion to good old Shabbat morning services - until we gather again to read a little Torah and close the service together. Come find out if you’ve “Got Shabbat”!

  • Rosh Chodesh

    60 Highland Street: Living Room
    Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
     
    Join the women of CDT for bi-monthly celebrations of the new moon. This is a day historically associated with women’s renewal and celebration. In recent decades, Rosh Chodesh has become an occasion for Jewish women to gather for learning, ritual and spiritual exploration, and to mark life passages. Newcomers welcome!
     
  • Shabbat Morning Service

    60 Highland Street: Sanctuary, Fellowship Hall, Rooms 109, 110, 111
    Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 9:45am to 12:00pm

    Please join us for musical, participatory, weekly Shabbat Morning Services, beginning at 9:45am. For people of all backgrounds and levels of Jewish experience. Services followed by a kiddush lunch. Free childcare is available. All are welcome.

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  • Erev Shabbat Shira Service

    60 Highland Street: Sanctuary
    Friday, January 30, 2015 - 7:30pm

    The Shabbat that we read Chapter 15 in Exodus, the “Song of the Sea,” is known as “Shabbat Shira,” the Shabbat of Song. So come sing a song! Join us for a very musical Shabbat evening.

    No potluck.

  • Shabbat Morning Service & Bat Mitzvah of Yannik Gordon

    60 Highland Street: Sanctuary, Fellowship Hall, Rooms 109, 110, 111
    Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 9:45am to 12:00pm

    Please join us for musical, participatory, weekly Shabbat Morning Services, beginning at 9:45am. For people of all backgrounds and levels of Jewish experience. Services followed by a kiddush lunch. Free childcare is available. All are welcome.

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