6 p.m. – Weekly Kabbalat Shabbat Service. 7 p.m. Communal Shabbat dinner (Prior RSVP is required) 8 p.m. Judy Meltzer will speak about “How to Avoid the Evil Eye” tracing the origins of some of our favorite Jewish rituals, many of which began as superstitious practices.
Well known to us at Chizuk Amuno and beloved as a teacher, educator, and friend Judy Meltzer was the founding director of the Stulman Center for Adult Learning and previously served as Dean of the Bernard Manekin School of Undergraduate Studies and the Stulman School of Continuing Education at the former Baltimore Hebrew University. Judy has taught at schools and programs around the world. She has won numerous awards for excellence in the field of adult Jewish learning. She has published and lectured on many Jewish subjects, including literature, history, humor, and superstition.
We thank Jackie Glassgold for her on-going support of this annual Glassgold Kallah, a weekend that honors the generations of her family’s participation at Chizuk Amuno Congregation.