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Newsletter – 12/11/2009

Weekly E-Mail News 12/11/2009

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

This week’s highlights:
Shabbat services; Candle lighting times; Chanukah Party to Honor Joy Hirshberg; Hanukah Candles; Help offered by Jessica Pollack; Weekly Torah portion by R. Rabinoff; Beth Shalom Resources.

Minyan needed for Shabbat Services Friday, December 11

Services will be Friday evening, starting at 8:00 p.m., at Beth Shalom.
Cantor Haim Menashehoff will lead services. Ben Winkler will be observing the yahrzeit of his father. Please join us and help make a minyan.

Shabbat Candle Lighting Times for Fairfield

Shabbat (candle lighting) begins at 4:22 p.m. Friday, December 11; Shabbat ends (Havdallah begins) Saturday, 5:25 p.m. in Fairfield.

Beth Shalom Hanukah Party this Saturday, December 12

Please come celebrate the Festival of Lights with music, food, and friends. We will also honor our past president JOY HIRSHBERG, during the festivities.

Saturday, December 12 (2nd night of Hanukah)

David Seagull will be performing and leading songs.

Bring your own Menorah and candles. Let us create light together.

Main Course or Soup: Last name begins with A-M
Vegetable, Salad: Last name begins with N-Z
Desert – Synagogue will provide

Please RSVP: and tell us what you are going to bring to the Pot-Luck.

Need Hanukah Candles?

Hanukah candles are available at Everybody’s, the At Home Store, and Beth Shalom. If you want to pick them up at Beth Shalom, come to services, to the Hanukah party, or
contact Julie Blum at 472-3757, to arrange a pick-up.

Need Some Help?

Jessica Pollack

Do you need an extra pair of hands during this busy season? How can I help?
I am home from College for 6 weeks and I am looking for work. I have my own car and this is what I can do for you……..Holiday Preparations: Help shop, Do errands, Wrap presents. Holiday Parties: Serve, Clean, Help Cook (I have worked at Vivo’s for 2 1/2 years.). Going Away: Pet Sit….House Sit…. Plant Sit
(I have been doing this for the past 2 years and I have great references.). Organization – Home-Office: Basic household chores…..Filing…..Data Processing (I have been doing this for my parents for the last 3 years.)
……….and more!!!!!!!!!!!!

No job is too big or too small.

Please call me at 641-919-1167
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