Believe it or not March is around the corner with hints of Spring, Purim, and more! We hope that you will join us for some or all of this month’s events!
|AARC Book Group, March 10. The next two AARC book group meetings will be on Sunday, March 10, and on Saturday, May 11. The meeting will start with a lunch at Greg Saltzman’s and Audrey Newell’s house (near the JCC) from 12 noon – 1 PM. Then, there will be a hybrid in-person/Zoom book discussion from 1-2 PM. Please RSVP to Greg at firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to attend the lunch or get the Zoom link. On Sunday, March 10, AARC member Deborah Dash Moore will discuss her book, Jewish New York: The Remarkable Story of a City and a People
|Second Saturday Morning Shabbat Service, March 9th 10:30am-noon. Hybrid at the JCC of Ann Arbor and Zoom. Meditation, prayer, discussion, community. Everyone is welcome! Zoom link will be sent out the week before the event.
|Rosh Chodesh Adar II, Sunday March 10th at 9 am on Zoom. Join Rav Gabrielle for Rosh Chodesh prayers, zoom link will be sent out the week before the event.
|Pop in Study Session with Rav Gavrielle on Zoom, March 13th, 7 pm-8:30pm at the JCC of Ann Arbor. Join Rav Gabrielle and Idelle Hammond Sass for a Purim text study, journaling & art making and possibly mask making!
|You are all invited to join us for Hamantaschen baking Saturday afternoon, March 16, 2024 from 4:00ish – 6:00ish. We are happy to have you drop in for part or stay for a potluck dinner & socializing after cookie baking is done. Bring your rolling pin, and a side dish, snack or drink to share. We’ll sample our baking efforts and have coffee and tea for the grown-ups as well.
Invite a friend! This event and our Purim celebration are great, family friendly events. Be sure to let the organizers know that you are coming by emailing Carol.
Typically, we rotate in bakers and makers with lots of playing for the children and socializing for the grown-ups in between. Can’t make it? Feel free to bake your own to share. If you can provide gluten free and dairy free options, let Gillian know. We will provide lots of dough & nut free fillings (but if you have a fav filling please bring it in case I don’t have it).
|Saturday Evening Purim/Havdalah Service and Potluck, March 23rd 6pm-9pm, at the JCC of Ann Arbor and Zoom. Join us for merriment, a Purim shpiel, potluck meal (vegetarian, nut free). Come dressed up in your finest Purim costumes or grab one of our masks and greggors on your way in!
|Community Purim Event, March 24th, details TBD. This will be a co-Sponsored event by HDS, the JCC, AARC and other local Jewish Orgs. Save the Date!!