Festivals and Holidays

YOM HASHOAH (HOLOCAUST OBSERVANCE)
Wednesday, May 1 at 7 pm

A night of remembrance with the traditional Survivors Candlelight March, lighting of the Yizkor Memorial Lamp, and the beautiful voices of the Kol Rinah Choir conducted by Meir Briskman.

Guest speaker: Abraham H. Foxman, world-renowned leader in the fight against anti-semitism, bigotry and discrimination.

FROM SORROW TO CELEBRATION: AN EVENING DEDICATED TO THE MODERN STATE OF ISRAEL (YOM HAZIKARON/YOM HA’ATZMAUT)
Wednesday, May 8 at 7 pm
All are invited as we commemorate Yom HaZikaron (Israel’s Memorial Day) through the reading of poetry and prayers. This multimedia presentation will help us transition to our celebration of Yom Ha’Atzmaut (Israel’s independence Day).

•Our very own Kol Rinah Choir will lead us in songs about Israel
•Our teens will read the Declaration of Independence
•Our festivities will continue with Israeli dancing, light refreshments, and a chance to sing together