9/11    7pm - High Holiday Prep Class
          with Gary Becker
          7:30pm - High Holiday Choir

9/12    7pm - NOSH Shabbat Dinner at
          the home of Chris and Julie Begani
          8pm - Shabbat Halayv Service

9/13   10am - B'nai Mitzvah service of
          Shoshanna Scanlon and
          Brady Sanchez

9/14    9:30am School of Chai

9/15    9:30am Cook for the homeless
          10am Babies and Blocks,
                       Click to register
          5:45pm Serve the Homeless
          7pm Parent and Teen Forum

9/17    4pm School of Chai
          7pm BOT Meeting

9/18   12pm Seniors Program
          7pm High Holiday Prep Class with
          Gary Becker
          7:30pm High Holiday Choir Rehearsal

9/19    7pm Selichot Dinner
          8pm Selichot Service

9/20    6am Sunrise Chant Circle
          10am Shabbat Service

9/21    9:30am School of Chai
          9:45am New Members Brunch &
          Meet and Greet with Clergy

9/22    7:30pm High holiday Choir Rehearsal

9/24    Erev Rosh Hashanah
          No School of Chai
          8pm Service

9/25    Rosh Hashanah
          CRJ Office Closed
          9:30am Morning Service
          10am Grades 3-7 Service
          2pm Family Service
          5pm Tashlich

9/26    Erev Shabbat Shuvah
          7pm Shabbat service

9/27    Shabbat Shuvah
          10am Morning Service

9/28    9:30am School of Chai
          10am Kever Avot

9/29    7:30pm High Holiday Choir Rehearsal

9/30    7:30pm High Holiday Choir Rehearsal

10/1    4pm School of Chai
          7:30pm High Holiday Choir Rehearsal

10/2    11am Senior Board Meeting
          7:30pm High Holiday Choir Rehearsal

10/3    Erev Yom Kippur
          8pm Kol Nidre Service

September 12, 2014 - NOSH Shabbat
Dinner at 7pm. Complimentary Shabbat
dinner for NOSH (Network of Social Hebrews),
a fun social in the 25-40 age range. Held at
the home of Julie and Christopher Begani.
Limit 20 people. No temple affiliation
necessary. RSVP to Lucy Eichner by Sept 9th.

November 2, 2014 - CRJ Sisterhood Mah
Johgg Tournatment. $36 per person. Click
for more information and registration

November 8, 2014
- Fall Fundraiser Parade
of Parties! If you would like to host a party
please contact Lucy Eichner



  For additional information about these
     or other programs, please contact:
             Lucy Eichner
Program Director

    407-645-0444 or leichner@crjorlando.org




Congregation of Reform Judaism (CRJ)
is Orlando's largest Jewish Reform congregation. Each week we offer creative and engaging Shabbat services. We ask that you explore our website, learn about upcoming events, and find opportunities for you to get involved.
" A joyful community that inspires the soul, builds relationships and engages the world"

The CRJ High Holy Day packet includes important information for the High Holy Days; including service schedule, parking and shuttle bus information, prayer book, safety concerns and the holiday meal. Also included in information about Tashlich at the Springs, Kever Avot Memorial Service, Yom Kippur Break the Fast meal, Youth service, Special needs and so much more! Click the High Holy Day Packet banner (above) to view and/or download the entire packet.

SELICHOT is September 19th, 7pm dinner, 8pm service

NEILAH PILOT PROGRAM- A New Approach to Neilah- the Concluding service of Yom Kippur at CRJ. Join us for a Taste of Neilah on Shabbat Friday, September 26- The unique and special music of Neilah Experience Neilah with the New CCAR Machzor High Holy Day prayer book (Mishkan HaNefesh) The Neilah Pilot Service On Yom Kippur, Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 5:30 pm.



CRJ Sisterhood is planning to start a needlework/ knitting club! Dates and times are to be determined. If you're interested or have any questions please contact Mary Ellen Caplan at mecaplan@hotmail.com or 407-435-5902

Save the date for the Women of CRJ Sisterhood Mah Jongg Tournament! It will be held on November 2, 2014 and is $36 per person. Click HERE for more information and the registration form!

The 2014-2015 Membership Directory is an excellent way to reach out to our congregants. CRJ members look to the Membership Directory to find merchants and vendors in our community who strive to provide them with the products and services they desire. Please consider submitting an ad for this years directory. Ad form, ad copy and payment must be submitted by Sept 5. Please contact Lucy Eichner with any questions. Click HERE to submit your ad directly.

Does your son or daughter love to sing? Do they want to be part of our amazing youth choirs or teen ensemble during the High Holy Day Family Service at CRJ? It is not too late to join in on the fun! Kol Tikvah ( Voice of Hope) Youth Choir- Grades 1-6 AND Shir Joy Teen Ensemble- Grades 7-12. Directed by Cantor Jacqueline Rawiszer. Rehearsals are on Sundays from 12:30-2pm after religious school. Upcoming rehearsals are 9/7, 9/14, and 9/21. For further information and a registration form please contact Annie Hernandez.

Cooking for the Homeless is looking for volunteers to help prepare the dinner that CRJ provides to the Coalition for the Homeless. We cook the third Monday of the month. We will be meeting at CRJ kitchen at 9:30am.

If you would like more info or would like to volunteer please email Karen Knudsen at Kjknudsen@earthlink.net. If you would like to help serve at the Coalition for the Homeless please contact Judy Godorov at 254-247-9312

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