This week, we have Shabbat Services on Friday and a year-end celebration for the Religious School on Sunday–plus information about the upcoming turning of our Sun Wheel and a Visioning Meeting about the future of our community. Details below!
Friday, May 12, 7:30 p.m.
Oneg Hosts: Whoever volunteers first, otherwise, it’s potluck oneg.
Volunteer to Host an Oneg
Rabbi Sparr Office Hours
Rabbi Sparr will be available for office hours Thursday morning and by appointment. Kindly contact her to do so.
Sunday, May 14, 10:00 a.m.
Last day of school for the season, featuring:
- Garden planting and grounds clean-up
- Year-end assembly and honoring teachers
- Observance of L’ag B’omer, the “students’ holiday” including outdoor games
- Picnic lunch
All parents and siblings are invited to join us for the day — details in the Hadashot.
Thursday, May 11, 7:00 p.m.
2016-17 and 2017-18 Pledges
Have you fulfilled your pledge for 2016-17? Have you sent in your 2017-18 pledge form? Our fiscal year ends April 30th.
Mail your pledges to TEMV, 101 W. Forest St., Lowell, MA, 01851, Attn: Treasurer, or use our Donation Page to give online.
Bulletin Editor Needed
We’re looking for a volunteer or volunteers to take over production of the quarterly bulletin. Contact Phebe, Michelle, or Dana if interested or if you have any questions about what is involved (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Sunday, May 21, 10 a.m.
The next and last lunch assembly for this year. We will need:
- Lots of granola bars
- Bottles of water
- We can always use PB and jelly.
Please let Frank know of your donations and leave anytime in the kitchen.
Sunday, May 21, 12:30 p.m.
Please join us for a visioning meeting to discuss the future of our community and how it relates to the budget and the building. We need all of your ideas and suggestions!
Birthday and Anniversary Blessings
We want to celebrate you! On Friday, June 23rd, we will turn our Sun Wheel in honor of the summer solstice. During this service, those celebrating birthdays and anniversaries June through September will be invited to come up to the bimah for a joyous blessing. Birthday and anniversary blessings will be offered four times a year as we turn our Sun Wheel to welcome each season. Please write to Robin Frisch with your birthday and anniversary dates so we can extend a personal invitation when it is time for you to receive your special blessings.
Lowell Spinners Game
Sunday, June 25, 5:05 p.m.
$6 per ticket
Join TEMV friends and family for a baseball game at LaLecheur Park for a Lowell Spinners baseball game. Contact Phebe for tickets.
Food and Toiletry Collections
There are boxes in the lobby waiting to be filled with your generous donations. All donations go to local charities. Thank you!
Gentle yoga: Monday, 8:30am; RSVP required by Sunday at 12 noon. On holidays this class meets at 9 am.
Attendance at this class has been low recently. If you wish to attend yoga on Monday morning, please contact Cornelia at email@example.com preferably by Sunday afternoon. If at least three people say they are coming she will let you know. Please leave your phone number—preferably a cell phone number—in your email.
Yoga: Wednesday, 6:30pm
Please bring a mat. $7 for the teacher and a $3 donation to the temple.
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesdays, 6pm and Thursdays, 1pm
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If you are interested in learning and / or playing the game but these times don’t work for you, email firstname.lastname@example.org and just maybe we can work something out.
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