All ages invited to meet at Montgomery Place at 4:40 pm for candlelighting, singing, and visiting with the residents.
Montgomery Place is the retirement community at 5550 South Shore Drive.
The mitzvah continues! The annual Rodfei Zedek food drive benefiting the Hyde Park-Kenwood Food Pantry is now underway! Please fill a bag with non-perishable items and return it to the synagogue lobby by Friday, September 28. See this year's wish list and suggestions for year-round donations. Many thanks for your participation, and shana tova!
Asif is all about gathering in close with friends and family and to surround ourselves with the bounty of the fall. In the spirit of Sukkot's sacrificial past, Asif's menu this year features hardwood-smoked meats, house-made sauces and slaws, smoked and roasted vegetables, and a "grain offering." Asif is served family style as you'll gat
The 15th of Sh'vat is referred to in the Mishnah as the New Year of Trees (ראש השנה לאילנות, Rosh HaShanah La'Ilanot). Although it doesn't have the status of a holiday, Tu BiShvat is a day that Jews observe by way of custom. This holiday can be celebrated by planting trees, eating fruits, and having a Tu BiShv