We welcome you and your family to continue to learn and pray with us each day in ways that we believe will elevate your search for meaning and deepen your faith.
We also invite you to keep in touch, reach out to us in times of need, and stay informed as we explore together the challenges and responses to COVID-19 through a Jewish lens.
Although our campus is temporarily closed, our community and all that we are able to offer at this time remain available and open to you in new and exciting ways. Some of our current offerings are listed below. May we all enjoy in peace, community, and good health!
Hanukkah Gifts that Teach Kids about Jewish Values As a parent of a young child, you want to be sure your child understands that gift-giving is more about the giving than the gift, and that gifts do not need to be material items. Jewish tradition places great value on the family. Hanukkah offers wonderful opportunities Continue Reading »
“Dear Zealots” by Amos Oz happens to be waiting on my night table for Shabbat reading. I read this morning of Oz’s passing and I sadly look forward to spending the few winter Shabbat hours with him tomorrow. Hours spent in the company of a good book are among life’s most delicious pleasures. For several Continue Reading »
Rabbi Joshua Gruenberg grew up in Westchester County, NY and earned his bachelor’s degree in political science from SUNY Binghamton. He was ordained by the Jewish Theological Seminary as a Conservative rabbi in 2002 and immediately served as Rabbi-in-Residence and Director of Judaic Studies for a Solomon Schechter elementary and high-school. Rabbi Gruenberg and his Continue Reading »
The Tuesday performance of Aladdin has been postponed to Thursday evening 3/16 at 7pm at the Gordon Center. All Tuesday night tickets will be honored for the Thursday show. For those Tuesday ticket-holders who are unable to attend on Thursday, we will do our best to exchange tickets for Wednesday evening’s show. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org Continue Reading »
We look forward to welcoming our synagogue’s families and friends at a Seder Celebration for the second evening of Passover. We invite you to join with our own Hazzan Emanuel Perlman to enjoy the traditions and the joy of Pesah in community. Our Seder will be filled with spirit and song, and the special foods and Continue Reading »
The amazing PA-sponsored Shabbat Share. Become part of the biggest school-wide event connecting KSDS families for a home-based Shabbat meal. Choose to be a guest or a host, and we will match up families with similar age children. The PA will provide everything you need: delicious catered dinner, materials for Shabbat rituals, and hosting ideas to create a Continue Reading »
Wednesday November 16, 7:30 p.m. “Debate and Decision: Lessons Learned from the 2016 Election” A panel discussion exploring lessons learned from the election results with Rabbis Daniel Burg, Jay Goldstein, Steve Schwartz, and Ron Shulman and featuring election analysis by Dr. Neil Rubin of the Baltimore Hebrew Institute at Towson University. At Chizuk Amuno Continue Reading »