Shabbat Under the Stars: Open House BBQ & Ice Cream Social
September 9 – 6:00 pm
Experience the warmth and vitality of CMI. Come out and enjoy Shabbat Under the Stars at 6:00 p.m. followed by a BBQ and Ice Cream Social. The evening will take place on our Patio. [In case of inclement weather, we will move to the Sanctuary & social halls.] For the registration click here.
Orientation for HHD Greeters
September 18 – 11:00 a.m.
This orientation is for all those serving as greeters for the High Holy Days to learn how to make this a warm, welcoming, safe experience for all and how to handle different situations that may arise. We welcome participation from all interested congregants. For more information and to volunteer, contact Joel in the office.
September 21 – 6:00 pm
In light of the recent tragedies all over the country, Congregation Mishkan Israel will be hosting a Unity Concert at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 21st. Join us for an evening of diverse melody, harmony, and rhythm – a cacophony of our community coming together in sound and song. This event is free and open to the public! No tickets are required.
The Unity Concert will feature Salsa, Klezmer, Classical, Rap, Arabic and African Drumming, Jazz, and other artists.
Annual Selichot Service
September 24 – 7:00 pm
This year’s annual Union Reform Selichot Service is at B’nai Israel in Southbury. The rabbis, cantors, cantorial soloists and choirs from all the Reform congregations in the area will participate. This beautiful service of prayer and song in preparation for the High Holy Days.