7:00 PM – Erev Shavuot Service including Confirmation followed by an Ice Cream Sundae Oneg/Reception
9:00 pm – Tikkun Leil Shavuot
- Study with our Rabbis and guests
9:00 PM Rabbi Lerner – The Tenth Commandment: Don’t Covet
Alon Dotan, Director, Israel Engagement, Federation CJA – Land of Milk and Honey – Different Approaches to Shavuot in Israel
9:50 PM Cheesecake Contest
- Rules: 1) The recipe must have “cheesecake” in its title; 2) The cheesecake must be made from scratch; 3) The baker must bring a copy of the recipe and be willing to tell us why he/she chose that recipe? Family recipe? Favorite ingredient? Etc.
- Email Rabbi Greenspan if you plan to enter the contest.
- Bring your cheesecake to the kitchen (off the Community Hall) by 9:00 PM.
10:30 PM Rabbi Grushcow – Stringing Texts Together: A Study Session and Beading Workshop
Rabbi Greenspan – Conversion in Jewish Tradition and Conversion at Temple
11:15 PM Singing and Wrap-Up – Rona Nadler
12:00 AM Rachael Pass, Summer Rabbinic Intern – Torah on Television: Watching Amélie through the Lens of Tikkun Olam