Gabrielle Pescador is a hazzan and soon to be ordained as a rabbi. She serves as Interim Spiritual Leader of Temple B’nai Israel of Petoskey MI and as guest cantor in synagogues throughout the country. In 2018 Gabrielle founded and continues to lead the Rosh Chodesh Online Minyan, and is a regular prayer leader and teacher for Pardes Hannah of Ann Arbor MI. From 2019-2021 she was cantorial soloist for the high holy days for AARC. Gabrielle is a harpist and composer of liturgical music, and considers the harp an instrument of healing. Before entering the ALEPH Ordination program, Gabrielle spent several years working on documentary films and community art projects focused on issues of social justice.
-5:30 pm Dinner – sign up here to join a small group for dinner with Gabrielle. Meet promptly at 5:30 at Desi Ruchulu Indian Cuisine
-7:00 pm Hybrid Kabbalat Shabbat services at JCC (Zoom link)
-8:00 pm Dessert Oneg
(Please note differences in this Friday night services than our typical fourth Friday – small group gathering for dinner beforehand, later start time, dessert and schmoozing time afterwards.)
-10:30 am Hybrid Shabbat Morning Services at JCC (Zoom link)
-12:00 pm Catered lunch at the JCC ( be sure to RSVP here ASAP!)
-1:00 pm Hybrid Adult Education Session (Zoom link)
-2:00 pm Informal Q & A with Gabrielle
-5:00 pm Dinner – small group at Jeff & Rena’s house – sign up here. Menu TBD
-7:00 pm Havdalah, singing, desserts & schmoozing at Paul & Caroline’s house – sign up here. (Desserts are pot-luck.)
-10:00 am Gabrielle to meet with Beit Sefer parents
-1:00 pm Lunch – small group salad-bar lunch at Debbie & Jan’s house – sign up here.