Reform Temple of Laguna Woods VillageReform Temple of Laguna Woods
Ben Kamin, Rabbi
Juanita Tsu, Choir Director
Carol Bowler, President
PO Box 2833, Laguna Hills, CA 92654
SHABBAT SERVICES: Friday evening, 7:30 pm
This Week at Your Temple
REFORM TEMPLE OF LAGUNA WOODS
Reform Temple of Laguna Woods
Shabbat Services - Fri, February 24, 7:30pm CH1
Honoring Lita Pickman who is celebrating her birthday!
Rosh Chodesh – February 28 – Clubhouse Six, 3:30PM - “Let's Talk” is just what we will do at the next Rosh Chodesh. This interactive program is back by popular demand. We will introduce ourselves and share our interests and thoughts.. Each one of us will have the opportunity to exchange ideas, information and perhaps make new friends. Discuss what makes Rosh Chodesh tick and how we can keep the clock ticking long into the future. For information call Jean Cohn at 770-4497 or Sharon Walts at 581-7240.
Shabbat Dinner – March 10 – Clubhouse Six, 5:30PM – Join us for the first traditional Shabbat dinner of 2017. Choose from Brisket or Chicken Marsala (vegetarian is also available), includes matzah ball soup, mashed potatoes, vegetables, challah, wine and dessert. Cost is $17 for Temple members and guests pay $19. Send your checks to Lita Pickman at 2399 Via Mariposa, 2F. For further information call Lita at 586-4795.
Men's Club – March 12, 9AM – Clubhouse Five DR1 -All temple members and guests are invited to this Bagel and lox breakfast meeting where Robert Green will present “The fragile and dangerous power grid and how it can be replaced with an environmentally friendly power supply”. Please call in your reservation to Sid Alpert at 949 933-5431.
RTLW Book Club – March 15, 10-11:30AM - Clubhouse Two, Los Olivos Room – Our selection for March is Leaving Lucy Pear by Anna Solomon. This novel has been called not just a hypnotic page turner, but also a beautifully written story of women and motherhood played out against a 1920's American historical background. All Temple members are book club members at no charge. Find this novel at the library or on your kindle, read the story and then come to the Book Club. Contact Lee Kobin at (949) 540-3885.
Join the RTLW Choir! - Men & women who like to sing, have fun, make new friends and renew old friendships, this is for you! For information call Walt at 949-707-4552.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for Meals On Wheels – Make a difference in the lives of others one morning a month either Monday or Wednesday by delivering meals to your neighbors. You pick up the meals at the Senior Center and go with a partner. Contact Barbara Goldberg 470-0312.
SHABBAT GREETERS - Enjoy getting to know your fellow congregants by volunteering to be a greeter on the Friday of your choice. Contact Lita Pickman by calling (949)586-5795 or by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
HELP OUR NAME TAG VOLUNTEERS – Please wind the string around your finger and stuff it behind your name card to save time and make it easier to find. If you are married or have a partner, put one tag behind the other so they are together.
YAHRZEIT INFORMATION - For information regarding Yahrzeits 0R if you would like to make a yahrzeit contribution, contact Greg Lerman, 2400 Via Mariposa W. Unit 1C, 371-5945 or Mark Simon 714-323-0662; email: email@example.com.
TEMPLE TRIBUTES - If you wish to honor someone special while performing a mitzvah, pick up a Tzedakah envelope at the Shalom Desk, complete it, and send it to Sandy Tuckman at 5505 A Paseo del Lago W, Laguna Woods, CA 92637.
WEEKLY MISHEBERACH LIST - As a caring congregation, it is important for us to know those who are in need of healing. To include a name on the Misheberach list, call Margot Gilison at 949-859-4042 or firstname.lastname@example.org. If you would like to have the Rabbi contact you, please refer to the Roster. Please understand that we will keep a name on the list for 30 days unless we receive a call to remove a name earlier.
CELEBRATE YOUR SPECIAL EVENT AT THE TEMPLE! - Honor someone special or celebrate your special event by lighting the Sabbath candles & opening the ark at services. To schedule Shabbat service honors and sponsor an Oneg Shabbat call Sandra Elias at (949) 472-1138. To reserve cakes and flowers, call Brenda at (949) 583-9698 or email to email@example.com. Plan early to reserve the date.
The Monthly Bulletin is now available on the RTLW website. In order to access it, go to: http://www.lagunawoodsvillage.com/section.cfm?id=162 and click on the link.
Weekly Friday night services are held at CH 1 at 7:30 pm
THE REFORM TEMPLE INVITES YOUR VISITATION AND MEMBERSHIP
Experience the Temple inside the walls
of Laguna Woods Village
Temple Membership - $175/year/person
- Temple membership required for High Holy Day tickets -
For more information contact – Carol Bowler – 581-9764
Membership - Reform Temple Interest Groups
Membership in the Reform Temple is open to all residents
of Laguna Woods Village
If you know of a Temple member who is shut in or would
like a visit from caring people from our Temple, please call
Irene Samuels at 855-8712 or Jeannie Keleman at 951-1727.
To be included on the Misheberach list or if you have an
addition to the Yahrzeit list, please call Marti Hack at
If you are interested in working with students at San Joaquin Elementary School on Santa Vittoria to assist in reading, spelling or math for a few hours a week, contact Bob or Harriet Schwartz at 454-9211.
Meals on wheels needs volunteers one day a month for 1 ½ hours. All deliveries in Laguna Woods Village. Call Barbara Goldberg 470-0312.
RTLW OFFICERS, TRUSTEES, AND CHAIRPERSONS
|2016 - 2017 RTLW BOARD & COMMITTEES|
|1st Vice President:||Muriel Aschfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Asst Treasurer:||Ann Carteremail@example.com|
|Religious Practices||Sandra Eliasfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Social Action||Margot Gilisonemail@example.com|
|Birthday/Anniversary||Mark Simon - Listfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Book Club||Lee Kobinemail@example.com|
|Card/Label Creator||Marti Hackfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Email Blasts||Marti Hackemail@example.com|
|Gate Clearance||Greg Lermanfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Jewish Film Festivals||Rinat Amiremail@example.com|
|JNF Trees||Aloha Saxonfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mailing List||Marti Hackemail@example.com|
|Meals on Wheels||Barbara Goldbergfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Men's and Women's Club||John Dormanemail@example.com|
|Mi Shebeirach||Margot Gilisonfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mitzvah Cards||Hugo Landauemail@example.com|
|Oneg Shabbat||Brenda Raderfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Room Rentals||Evelyn Tyschemail@example.com|
|Roch Chodesh||Sharon Waltsfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Service Book Sales||Ann Carteremail@example.com|
|Shabbat Dinners||Sharon Waltsfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Shiva Services||Margot Gilisonemail@example.com|
|Thank you - Board||Lois Portnoyfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Yahrzeit||Mark Simon - Listemail@example.com|
|Greg Lerman - Recordfirstname.lastname@example.org|
Linda Berkowitz -Send out
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