December 20 – 12:00 noon
The Group will be discussing Leaving a Doll’s House by Claire Bloom. Anyone interested is welcome. Bring your lunch. Coffee and tea are provided.
Nu Haven Kapelye Community Concert
December 25 – 4:00 p.m.
CMI hosts the annual Nu Haven Kapelye Community Concert with Cantor Giglio and an ensemble of CMI and community musicians. Listen, dance, sing and be joyful.
January 6 – 9:00 a.m.
CMI is offering a 4 part adult education & discussion series on Kabbalah and Jewish Mysticism a class will be help on Saturday, January 6 at 9:00 a.m. presented by Dr. Stan Friedman.
Dr. Friedman is on the faculty of Yale School of Medicine. He has studied kabbalah for over 20 years with British Kabbalist, Z’ev ben Shimon Halevi and serves on the Board of the International Kabbalah Society.
Brotherhood Table Talk
January 7 – 10:00 a.m.
The Brotherhood of Men and Women is pleased to welcome Deborah Freedman for a table talk discussion on Sunday, January 7 at 10:00 a.m. Freedman is an award winning children’s book author and illustrator. At 10:00 a.m. there will be an open discussion about the world of children’s book writing. Then at 1:00 a.m. a book reading with the students of the CMI religious school, parents welcome!
January 7 – 10:00 a.m.
Calling all knitters and crocheters. Beautiful yarn has been donated to Chevra Hands. Looking for volunteers to make shawls, baby blankets and lap blankets to be given to members of our congregation. For more information please contact Sue Millen at firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Chevra Hands Caring Shawl Group is in action. The group makes shawls, lap quilts and blankets to give to newborns, seniors and others for whom being wrapped in love would be a comfort. Anyone interested is welcome.
Annual Interfaith Martin Luther King Jr. Service
January 12 – 7:30 p.m.
We are extremely pleased to welcome Michael Wishnie as our guest speaker. Michael is a clinical professor of law at Yale Law School. Professor Wishnie’s involvement with the Refugee Ban and in Immigrant Rights advocacy can inspire and encourage us in the effort to insure the values that should frame out nation. These are very much among the Civil & Human Rights issues of this 21st century.
Faith leaders from the Jewish, Christian, Catholic, Muslim, Bahai, and Unitarian traditions will join Rabbi Brockman in leading the Service. The Afro – Semitic Experience will be our musical guests.
Family Shabbat Dinner
January 26 – 5:45 p.m.
The 6th Grade Family dinner will be Friday, January 26 at 5:45 pm. We provide the dinner! You are asked to bring a dessert to share, your Shabbat candlesticks and candles as we will welcome Shabbat together. To RSVP for dinner, please complete the form hereby Monday, January 22, 2018