What: 3-part course on Jewish Mindfulness, taught by Rabbi Hershenson
When: Wednesday evenings at 7:00 pm on Jan 17th, 24th, and 31st
Where: Adult Education Center in First Presbyterian Church
We will take a look at Jewish mindfulness practices, some from rabbinic and medieval sources, and many from neo-chasidic and early Jewish Buddhist writings. In this course, we will explore and discuss the practices, and perhaps experiment a little bit.
9:00 am: Class on learning Torah Trope (chanting melodies)
9:30 am: Jewish Mindfulness meditation
10:00 am: Shabbat morning service with Torah study
Where: Library in First Presbyterian Church
Beginning January 20th, our monthly Saturday mornings will begin an hour earlier, at 9:00 am, From 9:00 until 9:30 am we will learn trope (Torah chanting) together, and then from 9:30 until 10:00 am we will practice sitting meditations, utilizing a combination of Jewish mindfulness techniques. At 10:00 am our monthly Shabbat morning service and Torah study will take place.
What: Havdallah with a Pupose for Mountain Star Family Relief Nursery
When: Saturday, Jan 20, 2018 at 6:30 pm
Where: Home of Lynne & Ed Connelley (If needed, you can get directions when you RSVP)
Learn about the Birthday Bag program for the children, funding for the IED emergency devices purchased for classrooms, purchasing and delivering diapers (a health issue) and/or even becoming a Fairy Godparent for a child or helping in classrooms.