Welcome to Temple Israel
Temple Israel is located in beautiful Greenfield, MA. You are welcome to visit or to attend our services and community events. The office is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9am–2pm.
DON'T MISS THIS SATURDAY, AUGUST 1st
Starting with Havdalah at 7:30 p.m.
OUR RABBI - OURSELVES
Lets get together to meet the new Rabbi at Temple Israel and also too meet each other! Lets begin an exploration of our shared passions and values as a community at this interactive event. Light refreshments will be served.
Rabbi Andrea Cohen-Kiener will be in the Temple Israel Office on Tuesday ONLY, July 28th, from 9 to 2. She will not be in on Wednesday, as originally reported.
PREPARING FOR THE NEW YEAR - ROSH HODESH ELUL
SUNDAY, AUGUST 16, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The Hebrew calendar offers us a whole month to open to the high holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kuppur. What are the themes and practices that can help us use these holidays for important inner work? Come for a taste of practices that can support your preparation for a more meaningful high holiday experience this year.
Messages From Our Bulletin
Scrip is a great way to purchase things you normally buy and help Temple Israel raise money. For each Scrip sold, Temple Israel makes a profit. We have added Food City in Turners Falls to our list of scrips. We carry $25, $50 and $75 cards.We continue to carry scrip for Foster's, Big Y, Stop & Shop, Co-op in Greenfield and Shelburne Falls, and Sunoco. Remember Sunoco cards can be used at every Sunoco gas station in all states.Scrip is not just for members, let your non-member friends know that we have gift cards available and that their purchase helps to raise money for our temple.Scrip is available for purchase at the Temple Office during regualr business hours. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 to2.Please call ahead to make sure your desired scrip is available. 413-773-5884.
AREA NEWS, CULTURE AND EVENTS
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Congregation Beth Israel
53 Lois Street
North Adams, MA 01247
Come to the Havurah Institute -- an extraordinary gathering and community for Torah learning, davening, and creativity! It happens on August 3 - 9 (Monday to Sunday) at Franklin Pierce University in
August 30, 2015
12:00- 4:00 p.m.
ALL AGES WELCOME!For more information, call Jennifer at 774-4355.
AUGUST 18 & 198:00 (both days)
In case you've always wondered about kosher chicken processing... our neighbors at Robariah Farms have a volunteer opportunity for folks who can help them out at a work day this month.
On August 18 and 19, they will be looking for volunteers to assist in kosher processing of nearly 300 chickens. This will occur at the New England Small Farm Institute in Belchertown, MA (275 Jackson St), starting at 8am both days.