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Perspectives of "The Other": Palestinian Literature: At the next Literature at Lunch, we will discuss excerpts from "Native: Dispatches from an Israeli-Palestinian Life" (2016), the latest book of award winning novelist, and Palestinian citizen of Israel, Sayed Kashua. We will also read some selections by Mahmoud Darwish (1941-2008), considered the national Palestinian poet. Join Rabbi Geoff and Gail Lipsitz for an eye-opening session on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 12:30 p.m. Copies of the readings will be available in advance from Rabbi Geoff.
Kol HaLev is pleased and honored to sponsor "An Evening with Nava Tehila" on Thursday, May 26, at 7:00 p.m. in the Brown Memorial Woodbrook Chapel. Nava Tehila is a musical group from Jerusalem that composes and performs modern, innovative Jewish music. Their works are sung by congregations all over the world, and their concerts and prayer experiences are enjoyed by all ages. You can learn more about the group and their music by going to www.navatehila.org. This is a rare opportunity to experience a Nava Tehila concert in a small, intimate setting! Admission will be free, but donations of $18 per person are suggested. In case you want to get really excited about the show. . .https://youtu.be/xM5Nm1TUVG0. Nava Tehila CDs will also be available for sale.
The next "School and Shul Shabbat" will be held on Friday, May 20 at 6:00 p.m. Our evening of a short service, dinner, and socializing is open to all Kol HaLev members and Beit Lev families. Each Beit Lev class will play a role in our service. This evening will be a wonderful opportunity to bridge "Shul" "School" and "Home" and an opportunity for our diverse membership to get to know each other better. Questions can be directed to Rachel Skinner.
Please RSVP (click on RSVP) to let us know how many are attending. Dinner will be a potluck. Please see the following list to determine what your family will be responsible for bringing.
If your family's last name begins with
1) A to F please bring Desserts
2) G to M please bring Main Entree (No Meat)
3) N to S please bring Dairy or Vegetarian Side Dish