Tishrei at Anshe Emet
Shofar Blowing Workshops
Thursday, July 26 & Tuesday, August 21 |7:00 - 8:00 PM
Calling all teens and adults – two opportunities to learn how to blow shofar! Want to be one of the honored shofar blowers on the High Holidays who enable the congregation to fulfil the mitzvah of “lishmo’ah kol shofar” – hearing the shofar? Join Maxine Handelman and Josh Zwelling ( new owner of Rosenblum’s) to learn about the shofar, where it comes from, why we blow it, and most importantly, how to blow it! Josh will bring examples of different shofarot including ome available for purchase.
Cost: Free | Click here to register now!
Sukkah Raising 101
Sunday, August 5 | 9:30 - 10:30 AM
Make this the year you build your own sukkah for Sukkot (begins September 23 this year)! Join long-time sukkah builders Ann and Mike Luban and Jacob Handelman to learn about the what, why and how of sukkahs, take part in actually building a sukkah, and find out how to go about getting your own sukkah. Everyone is welcome to come build!
Cost: Free| Click here to register now!
Mastering the Machzor with Miron Hirsch
July 26 - August 30th | 6:00 - 7:00 PM
"Mastering the Machzor, Or, getting the most out of your High Holidays and the prayer book that goes with them." The course will get you ready for the High Holidays by exploring the music of the season and the poetry of the Lev Shalem Machzor, as well as the structure of the holidays and their prayers. We will look at other Machzorim, food traditions, and even some High Holiday humor along the way.