What: The Swing Docs
When: Sunday, October 14 from 3 ;00 – 5 ;00 p.m.
Where: Congregation Beth Israel
Description: The Swing Docs, Albany’s popular big band, perform traditional big band favorites. The cost is $12.00 per ticket. You may purchase them in advance at the office or you can purchase them at the door the day of the performance.
What: Lauber Lecture and Scholar in Residence
When: November 9 – 10
Where: Beth Israel
Description: Our guest lecturer will be Rabbi Shalom Hammer. Rabbi Hammer lives in Israel and has served under the chaplaincy of the Israel Defense Forces. (IDF) He is also an educator in Israeli institutions, including the Hesder Yeshiva in Sderot, an institution that promotes Torah study together with service in the IDF. We will have a Friday evening dinner on November 9, kiddush/lunch after services on Saturday, November 10, and the main lecture will be Saturday night. More information to follow.
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