Union for Reform Judaism Member Congregation

Shabbat Mikeitz • Hanukkah

Shabbat Mikeitz •  Hanukkah

At the end of two years’ time Pharaoh had a dream: there he was, standing by the Nile, when seven cows came up out of the Nile, handsome and fat. – Genesis 41:1-2

Torah: Genesis 41:1-44:17
Haftarah: Zechariah 4:1-7 Isaiah 66:1,23

Friday, December 11
4:00PM: Fridays @ 4
Tot Shabbat singing, dancing and stories for children up to age 5.
6:00PM: Snacks
6:30PM: Kabbalat Shabbat
Presentation by Akira Kitade author of  Visas of Life and the Epic Journey — How the Sugihara Survivors Reached Japan about Chiune Sugihara, the Japanese diplomat during World War II who saved over 6,000 Jews by issuing visas to get them out of Europe. Please RSVP to this free event.
8:00PM: Dinner and Oneg

Saturday, December 12
9:00AM: Shabbat Hevre
Mishlei: The Book of Proverbs. Morning study with bagels and coffee.
9:30AM: Out of the Shabbox
Music and storytelling for children up to age 5
10:30AM: Shabbat Morning Service
Representatives from the Eye Bank for Sight Restoration will join us to speak about their critical work and encourage participation.
11:30AM-1:00PM: It’s Time for Shabbat
Learn about Shabbat with PJ Library books and enjoy a pizza lunch with other families. For children ages 4-6 and their parents. Childcare is available for siblings.