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Newsletter 04/22/2011

Weekly E-Mail News, April 20, 2011
Congregation Beth Shalom

Location: 308 South B Street
Mailing address: c/o 200 West Washington
Fairfield, Iowa  52556

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President: Marc Berkowitz

Minyan Needed for Shabbat Services 8:00 p.m., Friday Evening, April 22 (18 Nisan)

Fred Rosenberg will be observing the yahrzeit of his father, and would like to recite Kaddish at Shabbat Service.  Service will begin at 8:00 p.m. at Beth Shalom on April 22, weather permitting. Please join us and help make a minyan for Fred!

Shabbat Candle Lighting Times for Fairfield

Shabbat (candle lighting) begins at 7:37 p.m. on Friday, April 22. Shabbat ends (Havdalah begins)  Saturday, 8:40 p.m. in Fairfield.



Seder Appreciations

Neal Gritz and Shai Perelson did an outstanding job leading this year’s very beautiful communtity seder. Thanks also to the following:
Marc and Susan Berkowitz for organizing and overseeing all the details; Lisa Cohen and Brend Pollak for shopping, table set up and seder plate prep;
Janet Swartz and Yael Ya’ar for helping set up the room and seder plates. Revelations cooked up and served a delicious meal enjoyed by everyone.
Thanks to all our congregation family and guests for making this such a lively, happy event, especially Fred Swartz for the insightful commentaries.

Lost in the Ether

Does anyone know the current e-mail addresses for the following?

Their old email addresses have been returned repeatedly:

Passover Food and Supplies


Passover Greeting Cards:
Available at Somebody Cares

Des Moines:

Full Line of Passover Food available at Macabee’s Kosher Deli, 1150 Polk Blvd. Des Moines 50311 515-277-1718, before and during Passover.

Macabee’s Regular HOURS OF SERVICE (Abbreviated during Passover week)
Tuesday 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Sunday 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

“We have a full line of Kosher for Passover products from wines to cheeses, snacks, meats, groceries –You name it.”
— Rabbi Yossi Jacobson