December 2012

December 1, 2012 
Kislev 17, 5773
Friday Candlelighting: 4:26 PM
Parashat Vayishlach


CELEBRATE HANUKKAH WITH THE METIVTA COMMUNITY - SATURDAY DECEMBER 8TH

Bring your menorahs and candles 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.

If you plan to attend, please remember to RSVP to marilyn@metivta.org. 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.

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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 offerring a series of Jewish meditation classes at the National Council for Jewish Women, 543 N. Fairfax Avenue. For more information contact batyel2@gmail.com.