Join us for the following Shavuot Weekend Events
Judaism in the Foothills has a busy Shavuot weekend coming up with various activities, lectures and services that all the family can enjoy.
Friday May 22nd
Shabbat dinner and lecture with Professor Bryan Dik talking about “The Science of Spirituality and Calling to Supercharge Your Career and Life”
Drinks are at 6pm, Kabbalat Shabbat at 6:30pm and Dinner at 7pm, Lecture at 7:30pm. Tickets $25 adults, $15 child.
Saturday May 23rd
9:30pm Shavuot study topic presented by Rabbi Levi Brackman
“70 Years Later - The Jewish approach to Martyrdom: Where those Killed in the Holocaust Fortunate?"
Sunday May 24th
9:30am - 10:30am: Traditional Shacharit Service
10:30am - 11:00am: The reading of the Ten Commandments Service
11:00am - 11:15am : Kiddush and Healthy snack
11:15am - 11:35pm Inclusive and Participatory Prayer service with body precessions
11:35 - 12:00pm: Discussion about the Torah’s Definition of Faith and How it relates to health and Wellness.
Kids ice cream party and program will run simultaneously.
HELP US REIMAGINE SHABBAT SERVICES MAY 2 & MAY 30
Join us for any one or more of the following segments as we pilot test our brand new
Health and Wellness Shabbat
9:00am - 10:00am: Traditional services
This first segment will be a traditional prayer service -- all prayers will be in Hebrew. Suitable for the expert davener. Recommended for the advanced Davener.
10:00am - 10: 45am: Mindfulness practice
Research has shown the immense health and wellness benefits of mindfulness. This segment will offer mindfulness exercises led by mindfulness expert and practitioner Margie Ahern (www.gomindful.net) and will include walks and other outdoor mindfulness exercises. This fits into Shabbat perfectly which is really all about being mindful. Recommended for the health and wellness concious.
10:45am - 11:00am: Kiddush and Health Snack
This includes traditional Kiddush followed by a health snack and some social time. Recomended for all.
11:00am - 12:00pm: Song, Torah and Wellness
This will include easy-to-follow prayerful, spiritual songs followed by a discussion around an idea from the Torah portion that has a practical health and wellness implication. See the idea for May 2nd below. Recommended for the spiritually inclined and the health and wellness concious.
Lunch will be buffet style with a focus on delicious but healthy food and wholesome discussion. Recommended for all.
Families are encouraged to attend -- there will be activities for kids of all ages throughout.
Health and Wellness - Torah idea to be discussed on May 2nd:
The Health and Wellness Benefits of Honesty.
Based on recent social science research and Leviticus 19:11-13.
Judaism in the Foothills cordially invites you to attend
Second “Traditional” Seder Saturday April 4th at 8:00pm
$45 per adult (13 years and above) - $20 per child (12 and under).
Space is limited - please reserve by March 25th.
After March 25th, reservations are $55 per child & $30 per child.
No one turned away due to lack of funds To make an Online Seder reservation click here
Health & Wellness Shabbat
05-30-2015 9:00 am
05-31-2015 8:30 am
06-07-2015 8:30 am
06-14-2015 8:30 am
06-21-2015 8:30 am
06-28-2015 8:30 am