Dear Friends, This past weekend, Susan, Alex and I were in Washington, DC to join Dani for Freshman Parent’s Weekend at American University. From the time she was born, we have been taking Dani to Shabbatservices. Last Shabbat however, brought about a reversal in roles, as it was Dani who brought us to her service. Following a large welcome from the staff of Hillel, the group divided for students and their fami
Celebrate Chanukah with Greenwich Reform Synagogue! Friday, November 22, 2013, 6:30pm at St. Catherine of Siena Church in the Church Hall. Join us for Latkes, Dreidels, Menorah Lighting & Lots of Fun! $18 for adults and $5 for children, includes a catered dinner, music and Israeli dancing. Please bring an unwrapped holiday gift for a child in need. All are welcome! Please click here to RSVP.
Dear Friends, Last Shabbat, GRS joined with congregations of different faiths all across the nation in observance of National Children’s Sabbath. Within the context of a family service, attended by a large percentage of children, our story and discussion focused upon the themes of making peace and sharing. With thoughtful comments made by both children and adults we concentrated upon Judaism’s call to r
Dear Friends, This Shabbat, Friday, October 11, Susan and I welcome you to our home as GRS joins with thousands of synagogues, churches, mosques and faith communities across the country for the National Observance of Children’s Sabbaths. In honor of this important day, our family friendly service will focus on the themes of Creating Peace and Sharing with Others. Sponsored by the Children’s Defense Fund
Sisterhood Trip to The Neuberger Museum of Art Tuesday, November 19, 11:00am Please join us for a docent-led, one-hour tour of The Compromised Land exhibit at The Neuberger Museum of Art, located at Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY. The group will meet at the museum at 11am. Following the tour, at 12:45pm, the group will enjoy lunch at The Cobble Stone Restaurant also located nearby in Purchase.
Dear Friends, To say that GRS was rocking last Shabbat would be a mere understatement! While the festival of Simchat Torah, which celebrates the continuous cycle of the reading of Torah, is in and of itself, a time of great rejoicing, the events that took place last Friday night, truly raised the roof with spirit! In an evening that spanned the generations, and included the musical talents of our GRS House Band, B