6th Annual Jacksonville Jewish Food Festival "Tastes"
Let's Nosh: Traditional - Israeli - Holiday - Dessert
View the Buzz video about the event. Enjoy photos from our previous Food Festival.
Ticket Information Enter Bubbe's Bake-Off: Information and forms here
Hello Potential 2017 Food Festival Volunteers!
Please sign up on the Sign-up Genius page at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050b4faeae229-jewish1. Indicate your shirt size in the comment section. Also, please feel free to forward this to any Temple friends who might want to help. For questions or further information please write to JJFF Volunteers, firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
Michelle Branly and Joyce Braun, 2017 Food Festival Volunteer Coordinators
Please save the date for this important workshop.
Friday Night Live 7:00 pm Shabbat Service on May 18.
Enliven your Shabbat spirit with the music of our own Friday Night Live Band at Erev Shabbat services. Your hands will be clapping and your toes a-tapping. It will be a spiritually exciting Shabbat experience.
Watch video of the band from the Soul Food Shabbat service.
Shavuot and Confirmation - Save the dates
Wednesday, May 31 at 10:30 am Shavuot Service with Yizkor
Saturday, June 3 at 10:30 am Confirmation and morning Shabbat service
Saturday Night at the Movies, May 13 7:00 pm
An Exploration of the Jewish Experience in America as Portrayed in Feature Films
This event will occur each month through June, 2017. The complete schedule is available here.
Every film is followed by a discussion led by Rabbi Shapiro. Refreshments will be served!
Temple 20's and 30's Group
View upcoming events on the Temple 20's and 30's Calendar.
View the proposed slate for the Executive Board, 2017-18. The entire Sisterhood is invited to the May 11 meeting at 7:00 pm to vote on the slate, then enjoy refreshments and the program on "Jewish Meditation".
Judaica Shopping - Our Judaica Shoppers have covered the globe looking for unique and beautiful items to delight even the most discriminating shoppers. Come by and select all of your holiday gift giving needs or call to make an appointment.
View Sisterhood's Photo Gallery--see pictures of the 2017 Chocolate Seder..
Bakers Always Welcome! Sisterhood caters all types of events on behalf of Temple throughout the year.
Brotherhood Community Breakfast
Temple offers many opportunities for Adult Education. Click on the following section titles to learn more about content, dates and times.
Religion, Liturgy and Scripture (Introduction to Judaism, Wisdom, Ethics of the Fathers: Pirkei Avot, Torah Study)
Hebrew Classes (Read Hebrew America part 2 starts January 22, 2017.)
Programs and Special Events (Lunch and Learn, Saturday Night at the Movies, Jewish Literature Group, Jewish Meditation, Yoga)
Social Action at the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism Bienniel Conference
"Consultation on Conscience 2017" April 30 - May 2, 2017
This is the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism's biennial social justice leadership conference. It is open to congregational delegations as well as individuals looking to building relationships and deepen their engagement in the fight for progressive change. Visit the website for the conference.
Boy Scout Troop 12 at Temple
Earn your "Blaze Your Own Trail" badge....join one of Jacksonville's oldest troops. Founded in 1916 here at Temple, Troop 12 offers a personalized boy-led scouting program guided by experienced, active leaders. Whether you want to earn your Eagle or just have fun camping, Troop 12 offers it all.
The Troop meets Thursday evenings at 7pm throughout the year. If you are either 11 and have finished the 5th grade, OR earned your Arrow of Light, you are welcome to join us. Visit Troop 12 and see what we're about!
Keep up with all the activities. Read Temple's newsletter, the Messenger. You can keep up with current information and events, read back issues with messages from our professional staff and learn about Temple's other publications, Temple Times and the Religious School newsletters.
Look for photos of Temple events in our web page Photo Galleries
04.30.2017 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
04.30.2017 10:00 am - 11:00 am
04.30.2017 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Israel Independence Day
05.02.2017 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Temple's Mitzvah Day pictures were shared by Congregants. We met at 9:00 am on Sunday, April 23, 2017. JAFTY had breakfast treats ready and we had a brief Tefilah service. We then went out to help at various sites in the community.
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