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February 2023

Sat, February 4, 2023
9:00 AM
Chapel

Rabbi Jules Harlow Parshat HaShavuah Class

Join us for our weekly Parashat HaShavua class before the start of Shabbat morning services in the Chapel. Come at 8:45am for hot coffee and a chance to schmooze before the 9am class. Also available virtually via Zoom. This weekly class is dedicated to Rabbi Jules Harlow, a great teacher of Torah and Jewish liturgy. Click here for the Source Sheet for this week's class (updated on Friday afternoon).

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Sat, February 4, 2023
9:45 AM
Sanctuary

Refugee Shabbat – Immigrants, Refugees and Asylum Seekers: Then and Now

We will have a unique opportunity to meet some of the refugee families supported by the ACRA tireless volunteers, including a talented Burmese pop singer, who will share some of his story through music! Shabbat morning services will feature a dvar torah from Ruth Messenger as our speaker, and highlighting the work of ACRA. Ruth was a New York City Council Member, Manhattan Borough President, President of the American Jewish World Service and has been an exemplary Jewish activist for…

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Sat, February 4, 2023
10:00 AM

Learner’s Minyan

The more comfortable you feel in synagogue, the more comforted you can feel in synagogue. Please join Rabbi Hammerman, Hazzan Hirschhorn, and Rabbi Kalmanofsky - who will rotate as leaders - to become more familiar with the literary, spiritual, and musical highlights of the Saturday morning service. After the 60-minute sessions, we will rejoin the wider community in the Sanctuary. 9 Shabbat morning sessions, January 7 - March 4

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Sat, February 4, 2023
12:00 PM
Hirsch Hall

Sylvia Ortiz Farewell Kiddush

Join us on February 4th at kiddush when we honor and say farewell to our long-time security guard, Sylvia Ortiz. Sylvia has been with us for close to thirty years, has seen generations of kids grow into adults, has been with us in happy and sad times, always watching over and protecting us. Let us take some time to thank her for her years of dedicated services and say a heartfelt goodbye to her before she retires later in the…

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Sun, February 5, 2023
1:00 PM
Central Park

Tu B’Shevat Winter Tree Walk in Central Park

Celebrate Tu B'Shevat with Ansche Chesed in a new way this year! Join "AC alum" Levi O'Brien on a walk in Central Park to explore tree diversity in our own neighborhood. He will guide us in winter tree identification and discuss the ecology, historical and cultural relevance of the species encountered. Why should fall foliage and spring blossoms get all the glory?! This Tu B'Shevat, we will learn to appreciate our beautiful, backyard winter bounty! Wear your winter gear, bring…

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Tue, February 7, 2023
7:30 PM
5th Floor North

Shirei Chesed Community Chorus

Shirei Chesed Community Chorus continues to build community through learning a rich and diverse repertoire of Jewish music, and bring harmony into the world that needs it more than ever.  To enable us to sing together safely, all participants will be required to submit a proof of vaccination, and masking will be required for indoor rehearsals. Our 4-part chorus brings together lovers of choral singing from both Ansche Chesed and the wider Jewish community. Our recent performances include classical programs…

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Wed, February 8, 2023
7:00 PM
Chapel

Weekly Talmud Study with Rabbi Kalmanofsky

Join us for Rabbi Kalmanofsky's Weekly Talmud class returns on Wednesday evenings. We will study Bava Metzia chapter 6, known as "One Who Hires Artisans," and the obligations of employers and employees towards each other, as well as problems created by breaches of contract. The chapter also includes some spiritually rich material about freedom and obligation, as well ethical excellence beyond the letter of the law. You can use any Talmud edition you like, including the Koren-Steinsaltz or Artscroll (both of…

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Sat, February 11, 2023
9:00 AM
Chapel

Rabbi Jules Harlow Parshat HaShavuah Class

Join us for our weekly Parashat HaShavua class before the start of Shabbat morning services in the Chapel. Come at 8:45am for hot coffee and a chance to schmooze before the 9am class. Also available virtually via Zoom. This weekly class is dedicated to Rabbi Jules Harlow, a great teacher of Torah and Jewish liturgy. Click here for the Source Sheet for this week's class (updated on Friday afternoon).

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Sat, February 11, 2023
10:00 AM

Learner’s Minyan

The more comfortable you feel in synagogue, the more comforted you can feel in synagogue. Please join Rabbi Hammerman, Hazzan Hirschhorn, and Rabbi Kalmanofsky - who will rotate as leaders - to become more familiar with the literary, spiritual, and musical highlights of the Saturday morning service. After the 60-minute sessions, we will rejoin the wider community in the Sanctuary. 9 Shabbat morning sessions, January 7 - March 4

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Sun, February 12, 2023
10:00 AM
AC Lobby

Mitzvah Knitting Group

Experienced and novice knitters alike are invited to join the inaugural gathering of an intergenerational AC Mitzvah Knitting Group! -- Sabas and Savtas, bring your grandkids; kids - bring your parents! We will begin knitting winter hats to donate to refugees who have arrived to a cold NYC winter. Knitting instructor, Judith Kane, will advise knitters as needed. AC will supply the yarn. Let us know if you'll bring your own needles, or need AC to provide needles. Click here…

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