November 2012

November 1, 2012
Cheshvan 16, 5773
Friday Candlelighting: 4:31 PM
Parashat Toldot


CELEBRATE HANUKKAH WITH THE METIVTA COMMUNITY - SATURDAY DECEMBER 8TH

Bring your menorahs to start Hanukkah together with an evening of prayer, song and storytelling as we light candles together on the first night of Hanukkah, December 8th at 7:30PM. To be held at the home of Metivta member Marilyn Zweifach in West Los Angeles. 

Maggid Paul Wolff will be performing a story of Light with a live musical score by Steve Moos. This will be their second offering in their "Soul Scenes" series. Stay for desserts and tea following our gathering.

RSVP to marilyn@metivta.org. Space is limited so be sure to sign up early. Volunteers needed to help set up and clean up!  Please let Marilyn know if you are willing to help when you RSVP. 

Address and directions will be provided with RSVP.

Suggested donation: $18.

Watch your inbox for our newsletter or contact metivta@metivta.org for more information.


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COMMUNITY NEWS

JEWISH MEDITATION SITS IN LOS ANGELES
Regular morning meditation with Rabbi Jill Zimmerman. For more info, please refer to the flyer.

MEDITATION CLASSES NOW AVAILABLE
Rabbinic Intern Sara Abrams of Temple Emanuel is offering a series of Jewish meditation classes at the National Council for Jewish Women, 543 N. Fairfax Avenue. For more information contact batyel2@gmail.com.