May 22 – 6:00 p.m.
At Shabbat Services on May 22, we welcome guest speaker Rabbi Micha Odenheimer. Rabbi Odenheimer founded Tevel, an Israeli NGO, in 2007, that aims to create Israeli and Jewish leadership passionately engaged in Tikkun Olam-fixing the world-locally and globally. Hailing from Israel and Jewish communities worldwide, volunteers work with impoverished communities in Nepal, Haiti and Burundi, to enhance and advance the livelihood, capacity, and wellbeing of their members.. Rabbi Odenheimer will talk about the work he is doing in Nepal after the earthquake and Tevel’s narrative of tikkun olam. An oneg precedes services at 5:30 p.m.
Confirmation & Shavuot Service
May 23 – 7:00 p.m.
The Confirmation Class of 2015 lead Shavuot Services in a special ceremony. This year’s Service pays tribute to our 175th Anniversary.
175th Anniversary Cantor's Concert
May 31 – 3:30 p.m.
In celebration of our 175th Anniversary, CMI is delighted to present The Maccabeats as the featured entertainer for this year’s Cantor’s Concert. Using nothing more than the unadulterated human voice, a clean-cut presentation, and a little Jewish humor, this unique group of singers is able to connect with fans of all backgrounds and ages. Reserve now online.
Enjoy watching The Maccabeats here.
June 3 – 12:00 noon
The Group will be discussing The Last Kabbalist of Lisbon by Richard Zimler. Anyone interested is welcome. Bring your lunch. Coffee and tea are provided.
175th Anniversary Annual Meeting
June 5 – 6:30 p.m.
CMI’s 175th Anniversary Annual Meeting is June 5. The Rabbi, President and Treasurer will report on the past year and the new Board will be elected. A congregational potluck dinner precedes the Meeting at 6:00 p.m. Shabbat Evening Services follow at 7:30 p.m. The Brotherhood will be presenting their Award of Merit at this Service.
Family Service & Birthday Blessings
June 19 – 7:00 p.m.
At Family Services, we will be celebrating Birthday Blessings. If your child was born in June or July and will be at services, please call Tamara at (203) 288-3877.