Congregation Israel is the center of Springfield, New Jersey's growing Modern Orthodox community. Here, everyone is welcome, and everyone is treated like family. What is more, we offer unparalleled opportunities for religious growth and learning, as well as easy access to important amenities such as yeshiva day schools, mikvaot, kosher restaurants and kosher shopping.
Come visit us for Shabbat and experience the warmth and energy of our community for yourself!
To arrange for home hospitality, please call 973-467-9666
KIDDUSHIM:February 17, 2017
February 18, 2017
Early minyan kiddush is sponsored by Anna and Sion Suffer in memory of Sion's father, Baruch ben Sion; and to thank the shul members for their good wishes on a speedy recovery after Sion's accident.
Main kiddush is sponsored by Tokyo Hibachi.
Shalosh seudos is sponsored by the Alexander and Grossbard families to commemorate the third yahrtzeit of their father, Ziskind Aharon ben Yisroel, Cyril Ian Alexander.
February 25, 2017
The early minyan kiddush, main kiddush and shalosh seudos are unsponsored.
|Early Minyan Kiddush|| Available Dates: February 25 March 18, 25|
|Main Kiddush|| Available Dates: February 25 March 4|
|Shalosh Seudos|| Available Dates: February 25 March 4, 11|
WOMEN'S TEHILLIMFebruary 17, 2017
Looking for volunteers to say tehillim at home on Tuesday nights. Please contact Melanie Wind via phone or text her cell at 973-493-3162.
NO@TS EVENT, FEBRUARY 25TH, 8PM, Shul social hall! SIGN UP NOW!February 17, 2017
WOMEN'S LECTURE SERIES: SAVE THE DATES, MARCH 5TH AND MAY 21ST FOR THE FINAL TWO LECTURES IN THE SERIES!February 17, 2017
Full or partial sponsorships are available for each lecture. Please contact Rachayl Wizenfeld for more information at 443-928-2848.
SAVE THE DATE! CIS ANNUAL DINNER, MARCH 21, 2017, AT THE CYRSTAL PLAZAFebruary 17, 2017
CELEBRATE WITH US AS WE HONOR
Rebbecca and Sam Alexander with the Rabbi Israel E. Turner Memorial Award
Miryam and Dr. Josh Smilow with the Young Leadership Award
Sherry Stein with the Aishet Chayil Award
David Kohn with the Edward Konigsberg Memorial Award
Sara Alexander with the Joseph Tammam Memorial Youth Community Service Scholarship Award
DONATIONS FOR OUR CHAYALIMFebruary 17, 2017
Pearla Lulinski Weisman is collecting TRAVEL SIZE supplies ie toothpaste, mouthwash, shampoo, conditioner, shaving cream, etc. and new, unopened packages of underware, socks, gloves and hats for the Israeli soldiers. Items can be dropped off in front of Pearla's door at 8 Norwood Road, Springfield, by November 17th. Thank you for your kind donations to our Israeli chayalim and Packages from Home. This will be special winter packages in time for Chanukah!
CAMP KITANIM WILL OPEN AGAIN FOR THE 2017 SUMMER SEASON!February 17, 2017
We're thrilled to announce that Camp Kitanim will be open again for the 2017 summer season under the leadership of our very own Rebecca Levy!! As director, Rebecca brings with her over ten years of experience and professionalism and most importantly is a mother of a toddler herself! Registration information and packets will be available shortly! Any inquiries can be directed to email@example.com or to the camp chairmen- Michelle Burstein, Leah Kaminer and Henny Bochner
KASHRUT ALERT:February 17, 2017
February 13, 2017, Speciale Pizza, 2 Inch Gluten Free Frozen Pizza Issue: Unauthorized OU - The Orthodox Union does not currently certify any Speciale products. Boxes of Speciale 2 Inches - 4 Cheeses Frozen Pizza were printed with an unauthorized OU symbol. Corrective actions are being implemented.
February 10, 2017, Kosher Advisory Tribe Hummus and Flavor Shot Products Issue: New Line of Products - Please note that the Orthodox Union currently certifies all varieties of Tribe hummus. Tribe is launching a new ‘Flavor Shot’ product line. Tribe Flavor Shot products are sold separately from the hummus and are meant to be mixed into the hummus. The Flavor Shot products are not currently certified by the Orthodox Union and do not bear the OU symbol.
IT'S TIME TO JOIN OR RENEW YOUR MIKVAH MEMBERSHIP FOR 2016!February 17, 2017
Please send your annual membership check to: Mikvah Yisroel of Springfield, 42 Center Street
Springfield NJ 07081
Membership levels are: $1000 donor, $360 premium, $180 regular couple, $100 regular single. Donations of other amounts are also welcome.
MIKVAH YISROEL OF SPRINGFIELD - 42 CENTER STREETFebruary 17, 2017
Women are requested to make appointments 3 days in advance by calling (973) 564-8177. Appointments are available between 7:30-9:30 PM. For Friday night appointments, please call Lea Marcus at (973) 379-2343.
YOUTH GROUP NAME KEY:February 17, 2017
Ketanim- Age 3 and Nursery Chamudim- Kindergarten, Primer and Pre-K Chanichim- Boys in grades 1-4 Chanichot- Girls in grades 1-4 YLIT- Grades 5-8 Teens- Grades 9-12
Friday night, Feb. 10th, 7:30 pm, Bromberg residence: TEEN ONEG "TU B'SHVAT EDITION"February 21, 2017
Shabbos, Feb. 18th, during groups: YOUTH BUCK TICKET TRADE ARCADEFebruary 21, 2017
Motzei Shabbos, Feb. 18th, 7:30 pm, Bromberg residence: TEEN MOVIE NIGHTFebruary 21, 2017
Motzei Shabbos, Feb. 25th, 7pm - 7:50pm: IN COLLABORATION WITH PARENT-CHILD LEARNING; PACK MISHLOACH MANOS FOR DAUGHTERS OF ISRAEL HOMEFebruary 17, 2017
Sunday, Feb. 26th, 10:30 am: DELIVER MISHLOACH MANOS TO DAUGHTERS OF ISRAEL HOME FOR THE ENTIRE COMMUNITY! Meet at Daughters of Israel 1155 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ 07052 inside the Atrium Room.February 17, 2017
SAVE THE DATE! SUNDAY, MARCH 12TH, 10:30 AM: YOUTH ANNUAL PURIM CARNIVALFebruary 17, 2017
SISTERHOOD MISHLOACH MANOT FUNDRAISER- DEADLINE TO SUBMIT ORDER & PAYMENT IN FULL IS FEBRUARY 19THFebruary 17, 2017
Orders can be placed online at HappyPurim.com until SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19th. Everyone will receive an email from HappyPurim containing your unique log-in code and instructions for ordering. IF YOU DID NOT RECEIVE THIS EMAIL ON JANUARY 19th, please check your spam/junk mail. If you have questions about ordering, please contact Leah Kaminer (908-892-9810) or Tzipporah Schvarcz (347-374-0058) for assistance. No calls after 10pm, please.
WEEK OF FEBRUARY 24TH IS AVAILABLE FOR SPONSORSHIP. February 17, 2017
Bulletin Submissions: Please send all bulletin submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org by 9:00 AM on Friday morning. To sponsor the bulletin for $120/month ($36/bulletin), please contact Marilyn Bielory at 973-379-4778.