Erev Shavuot celebration

The Season of the Giving of Our Torah
The Feast of Weeks

Jvillage Network Shavuot Holiday Guide

On Saturday evening, May 19, Tikkun Leyl Shavuot at Rodfei Zedek with KAM-Isaiah Israel.

  • 7:45 p.m. — Seudah Shlisheet – light dinner
  • 8:45 p.m. — Maariv - Festival evening service
  • 9:15 p.m. — Shavuot speaker:  David Gottlieb will explore the Musar movement with us, through the topic, "Eyes Downward, Heart Heavenward:  The Ramban's Letter to His Son and the Jewish Ethical Tradition."

David Gottlieb, a Hyde Park native, will receive his Ph.D. in the History of Judaism from the University of Chicago Divinity School next month.  He teaches and writes on the influence of rabbinic midrash on Jewish cultural memory.  He is also a student and teacher of Jewish ethical and contemplative traditions.  David is a co‑founder of Full Circle Communities, Inc., a nonprofit affordable housing development company, for which he served as executive director from 2003 to 2017.

To sign up for dinner, email [email protected] or call the office by Wednesday, May 16.

Services at CRZ in the Glick Chapel:

the Giving of the TorahSunday, May 20
  9:30 a.m. – Morning Services

Monday, May 21
  9:30 a.m. – Morning Services
11:00 a.m. – Yizkor Memorial Service

"The World Rests on Three Pillars:
  Hatorah, Haavoda, v'Gmilut Chasadim—Study of the Torah, Worship, and Acts of Lovingkindness."
      (Pirke Avot)

Date and Time: 
Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 7:45pm
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