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Phone: 608-442-4081 – Fax: 608-278-7814
info@jssmadison.org
6434 Enterprise Lane – Madison, WI 53719

Volunteer

Become a Volunteer for a Community Passover Seder! Thursday, April 13th at Capitol Lakes and Friday, April 14th at Oakwood Village.

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Lechayim

Learn more about Lechayim Lunchtime Plus, one of our most popular weekly programs!

Lechayim

Upcoming Events

May
1
Mon
Lechayim Lunch Plus @ Temple Beth El
May 1 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

11:30-12:30  Complimentary Blood Pressure check with Nurse Lori Edelstein
11:30-12:00  Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00-1:00  Yom Ha’Atzmaut
Alaskan cod bouillabaisse, (Vegetarian entrée – Chili glazed tofu), saffron rice, grilled romaine salad, market fruit, mini Israeli dessert
1:00-2:00  Dr. Zorba Paster – Five Great People who changed my Life: From Sir Francis Crick to the Dalai Lama

May
5
Fri
Shabbat at Capitol Lakes @ Capitol Lakes Retirement Community (in the Grand Hall)
May 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Please join your neighbors, volunteers and Jewish Social Services staff for candle lighting, challah, wine, songs and discussion to usher in Shabbat. Music by Les Goldsmith with the assistance of UW students from Hillel.

 

A program of Jewish Social Services, UW Hillel and Capitol Lakes Retirement Community.

May
8
Mon
Lechayim Lunch Plus @ Temple Beth El
May 8 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

11:30-12:00  Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00-1:00  Eggplant parmesan, house Salad w/ Italian dressing, market fruit, mini Israeli dessert
1:00-2:00  The White Birch Ensemble – classical music and some Russian and Ukrainian and folk songs

May
12
Fri
Shabbat at Attic Angel Place @ Attic Angel Place (in the Garden Room)
May 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Please join your neighbors, volunteers and Jewish Social Services staff for candle lighting, challah, wine, songs and discussion to usher in Shabbat. Music by Les Goldsmith with the assistance of Angel volunteers.

 

A program of Jewish Social Services and Attic Angel Place

May
15
Mon
Lechayim Lunch Plus @ Temple Beth El
May 15 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

11:30-12:00  Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00-1:00  Beef chili – sausage and brisket, (Vegetarian entrée – Vegetarian Chili), Southern corn bread, spiced corn, market fruit, mini Israeli dessert
1:00-2:00  “Stories of Our Lives” Lechayim participants share moments, events and meaningful people in their lives.

May
19
Fri
Shabbat at Oakwood Villiage @ Oakwood Villiage University Woods (in Oaks Community Room)
May 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Please join your neighbors, volunteers and Jewish Social Services staff for candle lighting, challah, wine, songs and discussion to usher in Shabbat. Music by Paul Grossberg with the assistance of JSS volunteers.

A program of Jewish Social Services of Madison and Oakwood Villiage.

May
22
Mon
Lechayim Lunch Plus @ Temple Beth El
May 22 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

11:30-12:00  Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00-1:00  Chicken Shwarma (Vegetarian entrée ‐ Falafel), saffron rice, Israeli salad, market fruit, mini Israeli dessert
1:00-2:00  “Laura Ingalls Wilder: Road to the Little House,” performed by Jessica Michna.