LOMIR ALE ZINGEN at the AVALON THEATER!
A Special Evening Commemorating
Sholem Aleichem's 100th Yahrzeit
With Award Winning Documentary
Laughing in the Darkness
By Joseph Dorman
At the AVALON THEATER
5612 Connecticut Ave. NW
When: Thursday, May 12
Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Zingen with David Shneyer - Opening Remarks by Max Ticktin
Everyone invited to share a L'Chayim after the show!
RSVP to email@example.com. $10 suggested donation at door
Sponsored by the Am Kolel Jewish Renewal Community
with support from the Marinus and Minna B. Koster Foundation
and in partnership with Yiddish of Greater Washington
and Kehila Chadasha.
Come Celebrate with Us!!
Panim el Panim...the Many Faces of Sanctuary
Sunday, May 22, 2016, 2-7pm
Sanctuary’s 10th Anniversary Celebration!
Come celebrate Am Kolel’s continuing commitment to
SPIRITUALITY & WELLNESS
Workshops!...Silent Auction!...World Music!...Food for Sale!
|On-Line Silent Auction Now Open!
Click here to see items and start bidding!
JOIN US FOR A FUN-FILLED AND SPIRITED AFTERNOON WITH
Rabbi David Shneyer, Rev. Ann Ritonia, Imam Haytham Younis, Jews United for Justice, Simona Aronow, Rabbinic Pastor De Herman, KPC Buddhist Temple, Sharon Murphy, Mary House, Rabbi Gilah Langner, Musicians Rob Coltun & Cheick Himala Diabate, Greg Kaufman, Center for American Democracy, Rabbi Leibe Hoffman, Allie Goldman & Danielle Roche, Rosanne Skirble, Kehila Green, Chanters Ariel Lippman and Prahaladan, Dr. Gilah Rosner
Kids Activities!...Fun Outdoors!...Crafts!...& More!
2 PM - 7 PM Refreshments for sale
2:15 - 2:30 PM Welcoming and Orientation
2:30 - 3:20 PM First Session
1. Deep Ecumenism. R. David Shneyer,
Rev. Ann Ritonia and Imam Haytham Younis
2. Voices of Social Justice. Jews United for Justice
3. Movement and Kabbalah! Simona Aronow
4. Life Cycle Ritual. Rabbi Gilah Langner
3:30 - 4:20 PM Second Session
1. Environment Action and Us. Rosanne Skirble of
the Kehila Green Committee
2. Hebrew Chants. Ariel Lippman and Prahaladan
3. Becoming Wise. Elders De Herman, Rabbinic
4. Jewish Spiritual Tools for Daily Healing.
Dr. Gilah Rosner
5. Buddhism and Judaism. Guests from Kunzang
Palyul Choling Temple with Reb David
4:30 - 5:10 PM World Jazz Rob Coltun and Friends
5:15 - 6:05 PM Third Session
1. The Quill of the Soul. Nigunim Rabbi Liebe
2. Addressing Poverty in 2016. Sharon Murphy
from Mary House
3. The Call of the Land Allie Goldman and
Danielle Roche - Award winning Poolesville
High School filmmakers about the Ag Reserve.
6:15 - 7:00 PM Jamming, dancing and food!
Rain or Shine!
SANCTUARY RETREAT CENTER
19520 Darnestown Road, Beallsville, MD 20839
in Upper Montgomery County
SUGGESTED DONATION $10.
Free for youth 12 and under.
Teens and college age $5
Jewish Renewal Shabbaton Weekend
The World of Islam:
Jews in the Muslim Orbit, the Koran
and the Islamic Interpretive Tradition
An Ecumenical Shabbaton with Rabbi David Shneyer,
Shaykh Dr. Tarek Elgawhary and Muaz Edriss.
June 17-18, 2016
at Sanctuary Retreat Center
19520 Darnestown Road, Beallsville, Md 20839
(20 minutes west of Rockville)
Commute or sleep over
Dr. Tarek Elgawhary
Dr. Tarek Elgawhary, Iman at the Islamic Center of Potomac, received his PhD from Princeton University, focusing on Islamic law and has studied traditional Islamic sciences at al-Azhar Seminary in Cairo, Egypt. He works for World Organization for Resource Development and Education (WORDE).
On oud and vocals, will perform and talk about the music of the Arabic world. He is a peace activist, a very recent Syrian refugee whose family and friends have suffered much these past years.
Fees for Shabbaton
Participants may commute or sleep at Sanctuary
|Friday night Dinner
|Saturday Lunch and Programs
|Saturday evening Seudah Shlisheet
|Accommodation per night
||$35 per person.
|All meals, accommodations for
two nights and breakfasts
|All meals, accommodations for
one night and breakfast
Reserve by June 14
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