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Day 3- Margie's Marvelous DIY Menorah

holidays Dec 04, 2020

 

Make a beautiful menorah with easy-to-find materials.

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Day 2- How to Make an Origami Dreidel

holidays Dec 03, 2020

 

A fun and easy DIY Hanukkah decoration idea. For printable instructions, click here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1mfPbCAnC4k-dAfvsCtQ3JCg7LWXGfPSe/view

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Day 1- Simplest DIY Menorah in the World

holidays Dec 02, 2020

 

To get into the spirit of Chanukah, you only need your own two hands.

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OUR CZECH HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL TORAH

community Dec 01, 2020

We are privileged to have this Czech Memorial Torah Scroll, written in 1820. It is believed to have be one of the torahs from the town of Slany about 20 miles north of Prague. When the Nazis closed the country's synagogues, our torah, along with torahs, mantles and other religious items from all over Czechoslovakia were sent to the Jewish Museum in Prague. Jewish workers were forced to tattoo a number on each torah and to record the number and the place from which each item had been taken. In 1948, after the war was over, the torahs were transferred to a warehouse that had previosly been Michle synagogue. The scrolls remained in the warehouse on damp, dusty, dirty shelves for many years until they were rescued in 1964 by the Memorial Scrolls Committee of Westminster Synagogue. 1564 scrolls were shipped in sealed railroad cars to London where they were catalogued, repaired and restored when possible. Each torah was given a brass plaque to identify its origin. 

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Zoom Music Shabbat - Hashkiveinu

video Aug 31, 2020

This is an amazing video put together by our very own Andy Kaplan. Sing along!!

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