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Shabbat, Friday, September 21, Saturday, September 22
6 Tishrei
Parashat Haazinu
Torah Reading: Deuteronomy 32:1 (p. 1185)
Haftarah: 2 Samuel 22:1 (p. 1197)

Friday, September 21
8:00 pm Kabbalat Shabbat service
6:38 pm Candle Lighting

Saturday, September 22
9:30 am Shabbat Morning Service
5:00 pm Mincha
7:35 pm End of Shabbat

YAHRZEITS FOR SEPTEMBER 21 – SEPTEMBER 28 Julius Honig, Martin L. Zuckerman (brother of Daniel Zuckerman), Pauline Zavolinsky (mother of Stuart Zavolinsky), Raymond Springberg (husband of Susan Springberg & father of Debra Kurzman), Evelyn Prusack (mother of Ellen Morgenstern), Herman Kaufman, Nusha Wyner (mother of Adi Wyner), Teofila Wolf (mother of Edith Ritz), Anne Levin, Estelle Woltman, Eugene Seltzer (father of Jeffrey Seltzer), Louis Wilson, Sam Wells, Dora Himelfarb (mother of Harry Himelfarb), Martha Silverman (mother of Gloria Tepper), Mollie Singer, Morris Sprung, Jack Schloss, Dr. Carl Boyars (father of Eugene Boyars), Abraham Feldstein (grandfather of Joshua Feldstein), Alan Pasternak (brother of Edward Pasternak), Albert Regen, Alex Kurzman (father of Ricky Kurzman), Ethel Tarlow, Gerald Solomon (brother-in-law of Edward Pasternak), Anita Shapiro (mother of Susan Springberg), Bernard Rosenzweig, Doris Farin (first wife of Harold Farin), Emanuel Charles Strauss (father of Janet Kaplan, grandfather of Erin Klein), Jack Grossman (father of Robin Grossman), Jack Pollack (father of Marsha Lichtman).

JEWRY DUTY  Making a Minyan is an important mitzvah. Please help make a minyan this week: Goldfarb, Goldin, Goldner, Goldwasser, Gottdenker, Greenberg, Gross, Grossman, Grosso & Binstein, Grun, Grundwerg, Haber, Hazan, Himelfarb, Himmel, L

SHABBAT MILESTONES Kvell with your Temple Beth Ahm family! Share good news of any kind - birthdays, anniversaries and whatever makes you smile! On the fourth Shabbat of each month, we will announce your milestone from the bimah during Friday night services. We will toast your milestone at the Kiddush after Shabbat morning services. You will be listed on the display board on each table in the social hall. You will have your milestone printed in the weekly announcements and monthly Shofar. In addition to the single milestone at $36, we offer a “Milestone Six Pack.” Buy 5 milestones and get one free and “kvell” all year for $180. Contact Heather Steinklein at hsteinklein@hotmail.com or 732-387-2651, or submit the available form or just call Jenn in the office.

SEPTEMBER MILESTONES

Stu Abraham                                                                                          Celebrates JoAnn’s birthday!
Marilyn & Nat Denkin                                                  Celebrate our grandson, Jamie’s 6th birthday!
Marilyn & Nat Denkin                                 Celebrate our granddaughter, Katie Sarah’s 8th birthday!
Barbara & Mark Leveene                                            Celebrate our grandson, Ethan’s 3rd birthday!
Debbie & Henry Locke                    Celebrate the engagement of our son, Michael to Yael Gabbay!
Anne & Steve Schuman                                                                 In honor or our, 50th anniversary!
Carol Sokoloff                         Celebrates Ivan’s birthday & the 60th anniversary of his Bar Mitzvah!
TBA Sisterhood            Celebrates the 50th wedding anniversaries of three of our Board members!
Barbara & Mark Leveene – last December 23
Esta & Stephen Ellis – August 25
Anne & Steve Schuman – September 8

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO READ TORAH, HAFTARAH, OR MEGILLAH, CONTACT SHANI ABRAMOWITZ! Shani is a JTS rabbinical student who is our Torah, Haftarah, & Megillah Reading Coordinator. She is now living in NY after spending a year in Israel. You can contact Shani at (630) 310-7990 or shani.abramowitz@gmail.com

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 4:30 PM, USY SUKKAH EVENT. For more information, contact our new USY Advisor, Rebecca Glinn at rjglinn@gmail.com

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 6:15 PM, SUKKOT SERVICES & KIDDUSH IN THE SUKKAH LED BY CANTOR ADI WYNER

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24 & TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 9:30 AM, SUKKOT MORNING SERVICES WITH LULAV & ETROG PROCESSION

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 11:00 AM, "TOT SUKKOT" PROGRAM WITH MISS AMY

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 7:30 PM – SISTERHOOD SUKKAH PROGRAM IN THE SUKKAH – WEATHER PERMITTING.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 12:00 PM – WOMEN’S PHILANTHROPY OF FEDERATION IN THE HEART OF NEW JERSEY will be sponsoring a Lunch and Learn in the sukkah of Temple Beth Ahm. The Topic will be “Inviting the matriarchs into the Sukkah” and the speaker will be our own Risa Doris. The cost is $18. Please RSVP either on the Federation website or email Carol Toth at catoth@aol.com

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 6:30 PM – EARLY FRIDAY EVENING SERVICES FOR SHABBAT CHOL HA-MOED SUKKOT, LED BY CANTOR ADI WYNER

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 12:00 PM – SUKKAH HOP FOLLOWING 9:30 AM SERVICES.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 11:00 AM, CHILDREN'S SUKKOT PROGRAM! Join us from 11:00AM - 12:00PM in our very own sukkah. Create some crafts, enjoy some snacks and refreshments, and learn more about the traditions we uphold on Sukkot. 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 6:30 PM, SHEMINI ATZERET EVENING SERVICE & ALTERNATIVE-TIME YIZKOR SERVICE

MONDAY, OCTOBER 1, 9:30 AM, SHEMINI ATZERET MORNING SERVICE & YIZKOR SERVICE

MONDAY, OCTOBER 1, 7:30 PM, SIMCHAT TORAH EVENING SERVICES WITH DANCING & HAKKAFOT.  Join us for Hakkafot and dancing with the Torahs.  Weather permitting, we will do at least one Hakkafah outdoors in front of the synagogue!

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 9:30 AM, SIMCHAT TORAH MORNING SERVICES WITH DANCING & HAKKAFOT.  LUNCHEON AFTER SERVICES HONORING RUTH & ROB GOLDFARB, OUR KALLAT TORAH  (BRIDE OF THE TORAH) & CHATTAN B’RAISHEET (GROOM OF GENESIS).  Join us in the morning for Hakkafot and dancing with the Torahs as we celebrate the completion of the annual Torah reading cycle & the beginning of the new cycle. Multiple Torah reading stations will be set up, enabling everyone to have an aliyah. Open bar for adults age 21. Donations of chocolate liqueur and single-malt Scotch are much appreciated. After the separate Torah readings, we will join together in the Sanctuary as Ruth Goldfarb is called up to the Torah for the final aliyah in the Book of D’varim (Deuteronomy) & Rob Goldfarb is called up to the Torah for the first aliyah in the Book of B’raisheet (Genesis). Following services, there will be a luncheon in honor of the Goldfarbs. All are invited to celebrate! 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19, 5:00 PM – EARLY KABBALAT SHABBAT SERVICES WITH MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24*, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM, "WILD WOMEN OF BIBLICAL PROPORTIONS" TAUGHT BY RABBI MALIK  Meet at the Marlboro Public Library (1 Library Court, off Wyncrest Road) on Wednesday mornings (usually the 3rd Wednesday of the month). Upcoming dates: Dec. 19, Jan. 16, Feb. 20.  *Note: The first class session was originally scheduled for October 17, but had to be changed to October 24.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25, 7:00 PM, INFORMATION SESSION FOR “JOURNEY TO ISRAEL” TRIP WITH RABBI MALIK (APRIL 29-MAY 10, 2019)   Create memories by traveling to Israel with Rabbi Malik for Yom HaShoah, Yom HaZikaron, & Yom HaAtzmaut. Learn more details about this trip at the information session, featuring a representative of ITC (Israel Tour Connection). Cost of land package: $3195 discounted rate for a shared hotel room if pay by check. Single room supplement: $1175. Group flight available from Newark.  For more details about the trip itinerary and to register online, go to this link:  www.israeltour.com/rmalik  For additional information, please contact Janine at janine@israeltour.com or (973) 535-2575 or (800)247-7235 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 29, 6:30 PM – SISTERHOOD PAID-UP MEMBERSHIP DINNER

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM, LUNCH & LEARN WITH RABBI MALIK, “TOURING THE JEWISH LIFECYCLE: FROM BIRTH TO DEATH TO THE AFTERLIFE"  Join Rabbi Malik to learn about and discuss the aspects and meaning of Jewish lifecycle events, as well as Jewish perspectives on the question, "What happens after you die?" Upcoming sessions meet on the FIRST Thursday of the month: December 6, Jan. 3, Feb. 7, March 7, April 4.  Nominal fee for lunch. For information and RSVP (required) or to volunteer to coordinate the "Lunch" part of "Lunch & Learn", contact the synagogue office by October 29.  VOLUNTEER(S) NEEDED.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2018, 10:00 AM – MEN’S CLUB AND SISTERHOOD CO-SPONSORED BREAKFAST WITH SPECIAL SPEAKER, JOE OCCHIPINTI.  Joe will tell his story of how he became one of the foremost experts on ethnic organized crime and international smuggling, and how he was instrumental in infiltrating the Dominican Drug Cartel.  Hear how Joe took his experiences to start and run one of the most successful police foundations in the country; the NJ National Police Defense Foundation (NPDF), headquartered in Marlboro NJ. This event was rescheduled from October 21.

INSTRUCTIONS TO RECEIVE TBA SHOFAR If you are not receiving the Shofar, click here to sign up. [www.templebethahm.org/EmailSignup]www.templebethahm.org/EmailSignup or call the office at 732-583-1700

SPONSOR AN ONEG OR KIDDUSH! On Friday evenings, after 8:00 PM services, there is a lovely Oneg Shabbat held in our synagogue. This year, we have a number of opportunities for congregants to sponsor an Oneg in honor of an event in your family. You can also sponsor a Kiddush on Shabbat. Either can be for a birthday, an anniversary, a graduation, the birth of a child or grandchild, the yahrzeit of a loved one, the anniversary of your own Bar/Bat Mitzvah, or just because you want to celebrate any other special occasion. To reserve a date or to get information, please contact Elaine Singer at 732-566-3306 or erubsinger@aol.com

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PRESCHOOL RECYCLES  Turn your trash into cash for the preschool by adding to our collections.  Thank you for participating in this program. Preschooll accepts natural corks, used makeup and skin care containers, toothpaste containers, juice pouches, and soda can tabs. Questions? Contact Amy at amynaphtali@verizon.net

WHEN BUYING THROUGH AMAZON ALWAYS USE OUR LINK! Temple Beth Ahm participates in Amazon's affiliate program. When you shop at Amazon by clicking on the following link, every purchase benefits our religious and primary school. Don't forget to click the link: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/22-6047134  Once you register TBA as your charity you just have to start your Amazon shopping at smile.amazon.com each time and TBA will benefit!

SEND ALL ANNOUNCEMENTS TO:  Barbara Leveene at bleveenetchr@hotmail.com

Please join us for Sukkah hop on Sept 29 after the Shabbat Morning Services. It is always a fun event! We will have appetizers at the temple, main course at the Doris' sukkah and desert at the Rabbi's and Adi's house. Please RSVP to Gila Rosenblatt (gilarose@gmail.com)

Yarhzeit for Sept. 28 - Emanuel Charles Strauss (father of Janet Kaplan & Edie Jacobs, grandfather of Erin Klein

Sat, September 22 2018 13 Tishrei 5779