Weekly Announcements

This Week – May 23

15 Iyar, 5784

Saturday, May 25, 9:45 am – Shabbat morning services

Sunday, May 25, 6:30 pm – Havdalah followed by a potluck dinner at the home of Nancy Curtis. Please RSVP to Nancy.

Sunday, May 26 at 2:00 pm – Book Club (in-person in the Kehillah library and on zoom). Book: Shakespeare’s Kitchen (2007) by Lore Segal. Discussion leader: Beth Rubin. Email Carol Nutt to RSVP.

Looking Ahead

Sunday, June 2, 11:00 – 1:00 pm – IFC First Sunday Food Collection. See a current list of needs here.

Friday, June 7, 5:15 pm – Tot Shabbat

Friday, June 7, 6:00 pm – Shabbat Dinner and Musical Service. RSVP here.

Tuesday, June 11, 5:30 pm – Save the Date! Erev Shavuot Flower Crown Making, Potluck and Learning. Join us for our special Kehillah Shavuot custom of weaving flower crowns for the Torah scrolls – celebrating the gift of Torah and the first fruits of the harvest. All ages are welcome for this intergenerational activity! Afterwards we’ll enjoy a potluck meal – please sign up at this link to either bring food or flowers for the crown making. At 7:00 pm, Rabbi Jen and Rabbi Solomon will conclude the evening with study sessions. Feel free to participate in just part of the evening, or come for all of it!

Learn to Make a Tallit!

Our congregant Nancy Curtis is available to help you make your own tallit! She will work with you over several sessions at her home in Durham. Email Nancy if you are interested.

Lovingkindness Circle

Want to receive notifications of opportunities to do acts of lovingkindness for our Kehillah? Sign up on the Lovingkindness Circle’s LotsaHelpingHands page here.

The Lovingkindness Circle is here to support you. If you or a Kehillah member you know could use a meal, cards/messages, friendly phone calls, or visits please contact Faith Claman or Sherri Morris.

Community News & Events

Let My People Sing – Regional Gathering in Durham, Sunday June 2nd from 1-5pm. Let My People Sing is a cultural project expanding the ancient and transformative practice of Jewish communal singing. Here is the registration link for an upcoming program they are holding in our area, and here is a link to the general page with FAQ and info. Join Rabbi Solomon and other Kehillah members at this unique workshop!