Havdalah Series

Start the evening with a lively ceremony to end Shabbat, called Havadalah, filled with music and singing, followed by an exciting activity and craft options. Snacks will be available for kids, and wine and cheese will be provided for adults. A small donation is suggested to cover cost of supplies; see below. 

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November 18: Havdalah & Baking: Thanksgiving Special 

We'll be baking individual pies for Thanksgiving - so everyone will get to take something home! There will be wine and cheese for the grown-ups, snacks for the kids, and special Thanksgiving-themed crafts to enjoy while the pies are baking. 

January 13: Community Arts Night

Start out with Havdalah and singing, then explore different styles of Hebrew writing and calligraphy to create your own art project to take home. Adults will work with an expert in the field, while kids will choose from a variety of different craft stations. Wine and cheese provided, along with special snacks for kids.

February 17: Havdalah & Dancing

Bake hamantaschen and dance! Full description coming soon. 

March 10: TBD

SPRING MONTHS TBD

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Requested donation: $8 pp for MASKIT and ACI members ($20 maximum per member family); Non-members $12 pp.