JCOGS - Jewish Community of Greater Stowe

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Musical, dynamic and participatory, these services will revive your neshama yeteira, that extra soul that we receive every Shabbat.

Friday, September 4, 6 p.m.: Kabbalat Shabbat service

Saturday, September 5, 10:30 a.m.: Join us for a Shacharit morning service as we celebrate the Bat Mitzvah of Bella Braverman. Bella will read from the Torah and lead us in prayers alongside Rabbi David. She will also speak her Torah portion, Ki Tavo, where the Israelites came into the Land of Israel in light of her own trip to Israel this summer. Tithing and first fruit offerings are themes of her Torah portion. Thus, expect insights into the importance of gratitude and generosity to those most in need in society.

Monday, September 7, 5 p.m.: Regular 15-minute Mincha Afternoon Service Minyan to allow for the saying of the memorial kaddish prayer. Please RSVP to Rabbi David at dfainsilber@jcogs.org or Lynne Gedanken at lgedanken@gmail.com to ensure that we have a minyan.

Friday, September 11, 6 p.m.: Kabbalat Shabbat service


Join our religious leader, Rabbi David Fainsilber, 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 bette

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Apple Tasting and Storytelling
Sunday, September 6, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
at Elmore Roots Nursery

With Storytelling Masters
Maggid Yitzhak Buxbaum and Carole Forman

For families and children! In preparation for Rosh Hashanah, taste just-picked organic apples other fruit dipped in locally produced honey and fruit jam and explore the magical nursery. Elmore Roots Nursery, 631 Symonds Mill Rd, Wolcott. Please call for directions. Don't Google Map it! 802-888-3305, elmoreroots.com

Suggested donation per family $15 - $20. Reservations and payment to: YFL, 32 Main St. Montpelier, VT 05602 or via paypal. For directions and informaion, contact Rabbi Tobie Weisman, Director, Yearning for Learning at yearning4learning.org or 802-223-0583

Co-sponsored by the Yearning for Learning Center, PJ Library in Vermont, Jewish Community of Greater Stowe and Elmore Roots Nursery


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