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Shabbat Services

Join our religious leader in the sweet, restoring presence of Shabbat. Musical, dynamic and participatory, these services will revive your neshama yeteira, that extra soul that we receive every Shabbat. If you are planning on coming, invite a friend! The more neshama, the better.

Friday, January 23, 6 p.m.: Join us for a very-special music-filled Kabbalat Shabbat service as we honour the yahrzeit of Jewish singer-composer Debbie Friedman, who was widely credited with reinvigorating Jewish service music. She passed away on Jan. 9, 2011 (4 Shevat 5771), at age 59.

Friday, January 30, 6 p.m.: Kabbalat Shabbat services
Saturday, January 31, 10 a.m.: Torah Study

Join our religious leader David Fainsilber as he leads us into the sweet, restoring presence of Shabbat. Musical, dynamic and participatory, these services will revive your neshama yeteira, that extra soul that we receive every Shabbat. If you are planning on coming, invite a friend! The more neshama, the better.

Visiting Rabbi Jan Salzman

Friday, January 16
6 - 7:30 p.m. Kabbalat Shabbat / Kiddush
7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Congregation Dinner

Saturday, January 17
10 - 11 a.m. Shabbat Services
11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Torah Study
12:30 p.m. Brunch and Schmooze

 

 

Got Hebrew? Learn to Read Now!

Friday, January 9, 5 p.m.

The basic Hebrew reading class will be resuming this Friday. Have you wanted to learn to read Hebrew and haven't had the chance? Would you like to be able to follow the prayers in services more easily?

This beginner Hebrew reading class is the class for you. No previous Hebrew knowledge is needed. Come for class and, if you like, practice your new skills afterwards at Shabbat services. If you have any questions, please contact Lynne at 802-472-3411 or lgedanken@gmail.com.

 

Exercise to Klezmer Music

Sunday, January 11, 3 p.m.

Led by Stephanie Justine and Susan Rogers.

 

Apres- ski Member Social:
Schmoozing, Appetizers, and Drinks

Saturday, January 24, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
at Phoenix Table & Bar (right next to JCOGS)

Join us to give our new JCOGS members a huge warm welcome! Enjoy new friends and old! Feel free to invite some of your friends to this casual event. Skiers and non-skiers invited! RSVP to: jcogs@jcogs.org or (802) 253-1800.

 

The Magic of Music I
With Tim Brookes

Sunday, January 25, 3 p.m.
at JCOGS

"How the Guitar Conquered America" as told by Tim Brookes of Vermont Humanities Council and NPR fame.

 

The Magic of Music II
Opera in the Snow with Erik Kroncke

Sunday, February 8, 4 p.m.
at JCOGS

"Opera in the Snow" with acclaimed bass soloist Erik Kroncke of Green Mountain Opera. Co-sponsored by Stowe Performing Arts & Stowe Area Opera Lovers.

 

JCOGS is located at 1189 Cape Cod Rd. in Stowe. From the center of Stowe Village, Cape Cod Road is 1.7 miles up the Mountain Rd. (Rte. 108) on the right. JCOGS is the first building on the right, across from the Stoweflake Resort. Map

 
Jewish Community of Greater Stowe
1189 Cape Cod Road, P O Box 253, Stowe VT 05672
802-253-1800   info@jcogs.org
Website: Dan Lax