Save the Date: Mitzvah Day
Sunday, May 31 | 8:30 am-4 pm | Alpha House
Back by popular demand! Please have your family join with other TBE families for Mitzvah Day, Sunday, May 31st for a day of fun and work as you “Repair the World” while you help repair the Interfaith Hospitality Network’s Alpha House, 4290 Jackson Rd., Ann Arbor. Projects include taking the resident families for an outing, painting bedrooms, cleaning and organizing the basement toys and the toy room, organizing the library, cleaning and organizing the kitchen, repairing bicycles, creating curtains, preparing lunches for the crews, creating birthday boxes, and many more.
Some projects are during the morning shift, 8:30 am to noon and/or during the afternoon shift, 12:30-4 pm. A buffet lunch will be provided. More information will be forthcoming but you may contact Bob Milstein, email@example.com, Marty Ludington firstname.lastname@example.org, or Helena Robinovitz, email@example.com. Sign up at
www.signupgenius.com/go/904044fadaf2aa02-mitzvah or visit the Mitzvah Day donation page to make a donation for this event.
Classical Reform Shabbat Service w/ Kol Halev
Birthday & Anniversary Celebration
Friday, May 8 | 7:30 pm
This service will reflect the musical and textual, spiritual and theological expression of the Classical Reform tradition in the living, breathing understanding we bring to it today in our current context. See Cantor Hayut's article on pg. 3 of the May bulletin to learn more.
[E]met: An Honest Conversation about Death
Monday, May 18 | 7 pm
Come join us for our ongoing monthly discussion group about death. [E]met is not a grief support group or a counseling session, but rather an opportunity to grapple with this important part of life within a community of others, and of course, to share a nosh. This will be co-facilitated by Brian Ashin and Rabbi Levy.
Confirmation Family Dinner and Blessings
Thursday, May 21
6 pm | Dinner in the Social Hall
7:15 pm | Blessing of the Confirmands in Sanctuary
The 2015 TBE confirmands and their families are invited to come together for a meal and blessing in anticipation for their confirmation service the following day. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 11 for Thursday dinner at TBE. Click here to purchase dinner for you and your family.
Confirmation Service & Oneg
Friday, May 22 | 7:30 pm