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     One Temple, Three Seders – Please Join WHC for Passover

   2nd Seder                               Congregational                                Freedom
             with                          “Second Night”
            2239                                                                          Seder
                                               Seder                             An evening of unity as we mark
                                                                                   the end of Passover and the
        A special seder for                  A traditional seder, led by          celebration of freedom with a
        young professionals                     Rabbi Fabricant and             special Passover Seder dinner with
            ages 22–39                           Cantor Manevich                      our interfaith neighbors
  Led by Rabbi Hessel & Student             Open to all WHC members,                 Open to all WHC members,
   Rabbi Melissa Zalkin Stollman             their family and friends                 their family and friends


    Tuesday, 3/30                          Tuesday, March 30                       Wednesday, April 7
   6:00 pm, Temple                         6:00 pm at Temple                       6:00 pm at Temple

RSVP:                                           RSVP by March 23                           RSVP by April 1
Online by 10am on Friday, 3/26:         To bill your Temple account:            To bill your Temple account:
                                        Email amanning@whctemple.org or         Email lweiss@whctemple.org or
    2239secondnightseder2010.
                                        call 202-362-7100 and provide the       call 202-895-6307 and provide the
         eventbrite.com
                                        information requested below.            information requested below.
No tickets will be sold at the door.
                                        To pay by check:                        To pay by check:
                                        Complete the information below and      Complete the information below and
                                        return it to Temple with your check,    return it to Temple with your check,
COST:                                   payable to WHC to the attention of      payable to WHC to the attention of
         Prior to 3/23:                 Alberta Manning/Seder                   Layne Weiss/Freedom Seder
WHC Members – $30; their guests – $36
                                        ________ WHC Members ($48)              _____ WHC Members & Guests ($20)
    From 3/23 – 10am on 3/26:           ________ Guests ($56)                   _____ Sponsored table for interfaith
WHC Members – $36; their guests – $45                                                 guests ($200)
                                        ________ Children 12 and under ($20)
                                        Name ______________________________     Name ______________________________
Questions?
Contact Marsha Humphries:               Phone number ______________________     Phone number ______________________
202-895-6303 or
mhumphries@whctemple.org                Total enclosed ______________________   Total enclosed ______________________
                                                      TEMPLE HAPPENINGS
       Washington Hebrew Congregation                                                             Rescheduled Events at WHC
                    M. Bruce Lustig, M.A.H.L., Senior Rabbi
        Joui M. Hessel, M.A.H.L., M.A.J.E., R.J.E., Associate Rabbi and
                         Acting Religious School Director                                  Edlavitch-Tyser Presents – Dr. Michael
           Susan N. Shankman, M.A.H.L., A.M.R.S., Associate Rabbi
                   Noah Fabricant, M.A.H.L., Assistant Rabbi                               Brody and the Messages of Pop Culture
                            Mikhail Manevich, Cantor
                 Susan R.A. Bortnick, M.S.M., Associate Cantor                            In our world there is seemingly no limit
                        Steven Jacober, Executive Director                                on media’s reach. As auto and computer
          Phyllis Shankman, M.S., Early & Primary Education Director                      companies combine efforts to bring the
                     Jamie Groban, Director of Development
                    Ira Miller, Director of Informal Education                            internet to our cars, Congress faces tough
             Mohan Mistry, Director of Engineering & Maintenance                          questions about the danger of these
                         Paula Smith, Director of Finance                                 distractions. Yet we often focus on the
              Joshua O. Haberman, D.H.L., D.D., Rabbi Emeritus
                Susan J. Hanenbaum, Executive Director Emerita
                                                                                          medium and forget the power of the message.
                                                                                          The Edlavitch-Tyser Family Relations Forum invites you to bring
                                   OFFICERS                                               those media messages and their impact to the forefront when Dr.
                         Lauren S. Racoosin, President                                    Michael Brody joins us for his rescheduled lecture at Temple
                      Peter L. Winik, First Vice President                                on Wednesday, April 21 at 7:00 pm to discuss his new book,
                        Cheryl P. Baraf, Vice President
                      Michael S. Cornfeld, Vice President                                 Messages: Self Help through Popular Culture.
                     Sherry Bindeman Kahn, Vice President
                        Leslie Maitland, Vice President                                   Dr. Brody writes, “(r)eferences to movies, television, and music
                          David M. Astrove, Treasurer
                           Linda E. Collier, Secretary                                    served as an excellent guide to understanding the world...Love Story
                      Meg Jacobs Flax, Assistant Secretary                                underscored a number of relationship problems, while Batman…
                     Richard A. Newman, General Counsel
                                                                                          illustrated psychic trauma..” He continues,“...(w)e are what we read,
                           BOARD OF DIRECTORS                                             listen to, and watch. Popular culture…pervades our lives with
              Mildred Amer               Andy Pace                                        millions of electronic images...It not only defines and disseminates
              Jeffrey H. Bergman         Todd E. Perkins
              Robert D. Bindeman         Marsha S. Pinson                                 the norms of behavior (think fashion, humor, and dance) but also
              Robert Burman              Amy Plevin
              Daniel M. Caplan           Ivan “Van” Sabel                                 delineates the very boundaries of both culture and society.”
              Joan Goodman Churchill     Penelope K. Shapiro
              Todd Deckelbaum            Bob Sitrick
              James A. Klein             Albert H. Small, Jr.                             Dr. Brody, a psychiatrist in private practice, teaches at the University
              Dorothy C. Kornhauser      Marvin J. Spivak                                 of Maryland. He is Chair of the Media Committee of The American
              Faye Levin                 Mindy A. Strelitz
              Andrew H. Marks            Suzanne Sunshine                                 Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the Celebrity
              Nancy Minkoff              Jeffrey Weiss
                                                                                          Section of the Popular Culture Association.
                              PAST PRESIDENTS
              Leonard I. Abel             Kenneth L. Marks
              David R. Berz               Paul J. Mason
              Stuart L. Bindeman          John M. Nannes                                   WHC Scholar in Residence, Mel Urofsky,
              Earl M. Colson              Froma Sandler
              Jay W. Freedman             Bob M. Shapiro                                        to Discuss Jewish Justices
              Susan J. Hanenbaum          David A. Vise
              Richard D. Kaufmann         Richard M. Young                                                    The February snow storms necessitated the
              Hank D. Levine
                          AUXILIARY PRESIDENTS
                                                                                                              rescheduling of the WHC Scholar in Residence
   Dan Caplan, Brotherhood                    Stanley A. Elman, Prime Timers
                                                                                                              programs. Mel Urofsky, an esteemed member
   Carrie Coonin, Sisterhood                  Lauren Cole, 2239                                               of Washington Hebrew Congregation, an
   Danielle & Jonathan Barr, Couples Club     Lexi Levin & Shira Moskowitz,
   Ruth Seif & Joan Adoff, Empty Nesters      WHECTY                                                          expert on the United States Supreme Court,
                                                                                                              and Professor of Law and Public Policy and
                         We Can Be Reached
                                                                                                              Professor Emeritus of History at Virginia
Mon. - Thurs. 9:00 am - 5:30 pm, Fri. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm:     202-362-7100
Weekends/After Hours:                                        202-895-6341                 Commonwealth University will introduce us to the lives and
Temple Fax:                                                  202-537-1091                 thoughts of the United States Supreme Court Justices. Please join
Julia Bindeman Suburban Center:                              301-279-7505                 us during April at Temple for the following lectures:
JBSC Fax:                                                    301-354-3200
Listen In:                                                   202-895-6333                  Benjamin Cardozo – Tuesday, 4/6 at 7:00 pm
Website:                                          http://www.whctemple.org
                                                                                           Felix Frankfurter – Tuesday, 4/13 at 7:00 pm
                                Jennifer Millstone, Editor
The Washington Hebrew Congregation Journal (USPS 538-060) is published three               What’s Jewish About Jewish Justice(s)? – Friday, 4/23 at 6:00
times a month, two issues in June, monthly in July and August, by the Washington
Hebrew Congregation, Macomb St. at Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20016.
                                                                                           pm during the Shabbat service
Periodicals postage paid at Washington, DC. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to The
Washington Hebrew Congregation Journal, 3935 Macomb St., NW, Washington, DC 20016          Arthur Goldberg and Abraham Fortas – Tuesday, 4/27at 7:00 pm
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                                              TEMPLE HAPPENINGS
       The Invisible Children Legacy Tour                                                     Friday, March 26
          Comes to JBSC on April 14                                                      Lay-Led Service – 5:30 pm
                                                                                                  David Berz
The war in Uganda has been called the most neglected humanitarian                     Shirei Shabbat Service – 6:00 pm
crisis in the world today, leaving nearly two million innocent civilians       Rabbi Shankman, Cantors Manevich & Bortnick
caught in the middle. Young children walk from their villages into
                                                                                          Saturday, March 27
the cities every night to avoid being abducted from their homes by
                                                                                       Early Torah Study – 9:00 am
the rebel army. Sleeping on the floors of bus stations and hospital                            Rabbi Lustig
basements, these children walk an hour and a half every evening and                    Morning Service – 10:30 am
every morning for a few hours of security each night. They will walk                  Rabbi Lustig, Cantor Manevich
until their country finds peace and their homes no longer pose a                       Bat Mitzvah of Rebecca Haven
danger after dark.                                                                    Bar Mitzvah of Joseph Holzman
On Wednesday, April 14 at 7:00                                                   Afternoon Service and Havdalah – 5:30 pm
pm, Innocent—one of these night                                                      Rabbi Shankman, Cantor Manevich
commuters—will come from                                                               Bar Mitzvah of Jordan Sherman
Uganda to the Julia Bindeman                                                             Bar Mitzvah of Grant Spitz
Suburban Center to talk about his                                                         Tuesday, March 30
experiences and share his story after                                                  Festival Service – 10:30 am
a screening of a short film from the                                                  Rabbi Hessel, Cantor Bortnick
Invisible Children Legacy Tour.                                                               Friday, April 2
Invisible Children (www.invisiblechildren.com) is an organization                      Lay-Led Service – 5:30 pm
that is dedicated to helping the young people of Uganda, like Innocent.                            TBA
They have made films to raise awareness of the plight of these young             Mishkan T’filah Shabbat Service – 6:00 pm
people, created micro-economic projects which benefit the people of                           Rabbi Fabricant
Uganda directly, and have established scholarships so that young people                     Saturday, April 3
like Innocent can attend secondary school and even University.                         Early Torah Study – 9:00 am
                                                                                             Rabbi Fabricant
This incredible special event is free and open to the community.                       Morning Service – 10:30 am
Invisible Children will sell merchandise after the program with all                  Rabbi Fabricant, Cantor Bortnick
proceeds benefitting scholarship programs in Uganda.                                   Bar Mitzvah of Jacob Howlin
To reserve your tickets simply go to legacytourdc.eventbrite.com. For            Afternoon Service and Havdalah – 5:30 pm
more information contact Ira Miller, Director of Informal Education,                   Rabbi Hessel, Cantor Bortnick
at imiller@whctemple.org or 301-354-3209.                                               Bat Mitzvah of Emma Verner
                                                                                             Monday, April 5
                                                                                        Yizkor Service – 10:30 am
                                                                                Rabbis Lustig & Fabricant, Cantor Manevich
    A Warm Welcome to Newest Members                                                         Friday, April 9
                                                                                        Lay-Led Service – 5:30 pm
WHC is fortunate to have a long and rich history in our nation’s                                Shel West
capital. Some members can trace their history with the Temple back                      Shabbat Service – 6:00 pm
to its founders; others are just beginning their journey with us. Each                Rabbi Lustig, Cantor Manevich
member and each family – whether new or old – adds to the growing
                                                                                           Saturday, April 10
tapestry of our congregation. Please join us in extending a warm
                                                                                       Early Torah Study – 9:00 am
welcome to the newest members of our Temple family.                                            Rabbi Lustig
   Jami and Matt Axelrod & daughters, Emily and Sophie                                 Morning Service – 10:30 am
   Rachel Alberts and Brett Gellman                                                   Rabbi Lustig, Cantor Manevich
   Betsy Glazer                                                                       Bar Mitzvah of Brenner Bernstein
   Jill and Donnie Gross & children, Emily and Jordan                                 Bat Mitzvah of Sabrina Shulman
   Emily Kavalier and Justin Mervis                                              Afternoon Service and Havdalah – 5:30 pm
   Jamie and Kevin Perry                                                              Rabbi Fabricant, Cantor Bortnick
   Lauren Oppenheimer and Joshua Shiffrin                                               Bar Mitzvah of Aaron Brown
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                                                   B’NAI MITZVAH
               March 27, 2010                                                                  April 3, 2010
Morning Service                                                             Morning Service
                            Rebecca Michelle Haven                                                 Jacob Peter Howlin
                     Daughter of Gail Reizenstein Haven and                               Son of Cindy Greenburg Howlin and
                     Mark (Moshe) Haven                                                   Edward B. Howlin
                     Rebecca is a seventh grade student at                                Jacob is a seventh grade student at The
                     Thomas Pyle Middle School and the sister                             Barrie School and the brother of Jason.
                     of Stephanie. She is the granddaughter of                            He is the grandson of MaryAnn and Peter
                     Mildred Reizenstein and the late Howard                              Greenburg.
                     Reizenstein; and Roslyn and Louis Haven.

                                 Joseph Holzman                             Havdalah Service
                     Son of Pamela Holzman and                                                     Emma Rose Verner
                     Lawrence Holzman
                                                                                          Daughter of Susan and Douglas Verner
                     Joseph is a seventh grade student at Earle
                     B. Wood Middle School and the brother                                Emma is a seventh grade student at Tilden
                     of Jacob. He is the grandson of Rachel and                           Middle School and the sister of Jake. She is
                     Mandell Schane; and Eileen and Howard                                the granddaughter of Faye Rose and the late
                     Holzman.                                                             Seymour Rose; and Sid Verner and the late
                                                                                          Janet Verner.
Havdalah Service
                             Jordan Scott Sherman
                     Son of Robin and Robert Sherman                                          April 10, 2010
                     Jordan is a seventh grade student at Julius
                     West Middle School and the brother of                  Morning Service
                     Chloe. He is the grandson of Carolyn                                        Brenner Scott Bernstein
                     Goldman and the late Donald Goldman;
                     and Bonnie and Neil Sherman.                                         Son of Tracy and Adam Bernstein
                                                                                          Brenner is a seventh grade student at
                                 Grant Dylan Spitz                                        Sidwell Friends School and the brother of
                                                                                          Danielle, Liza and Thea. He is the grandson
                     Son of Julie and Jonathon Spitz                                      of Ronnie and Larry Margel; and Wilma
                     Grant is a seventh grade student at                                  and Stuart Bernstein. He is the great-
                     Ridgeview Middle School and the brother                              grandson of Beverly Bernstein; and Eppie
                     of Jackie. He is the grandson of Gladys and                          and Fred Bishoff.
                     Marvin Goldstein; and Joan and William
                     (Bill) Spitz.                                                               Sabrina Grace Shulman
                                                                                          Daughter of Alison and John Shulman
                                                                                          Sabrina is a seventh grade student at Sidwell
                                                                                          Friends School and the sister of Harrison
                                                                                          and Alexa. She is the granddaughter of
                 Sisterhood Appoints                                                      Wilma and Stuart Bernstein; and Sandra
                Nominating Committee                                                      and Stephen Shulman. She is the great-
                                                                                          granddaughter of Beverly Bernstein; and
In Accordance with Article IV, Section III of the Sisterhood By-Laws,                     Eppie and Fred Bishoff.
the names of members and alternates of the nominating committee
are to be published in the Journal prior to the first meeting of the        Havdalah Service
committee.                                                                                             Aaron Brown
Under the leadership of Chair Suzanne Sunshine, the committee                             Son of Ruth Brenner and John Brown
includes Lisa Baydush, Sheryl Blitz, Lynne Emmer, Deborah Goldman,                        Aaron is a seventh grade student at Tilden
Brenda Holt, Ellie Palmer, Jennifer Weinberg, and Anne Young.                             Middle School and the brother of Robert.
                                                                                          He is the grandson of Esther Brenner and
Recommendations for nominations for Officers and Board Members                            the late Robert Brenner; and the late JoAnn
of Sisterhood should be sent within two weeks to suzanne.sunshine@                        and Theodore Brown.
verizon.net.
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                                          TEMPLE HAPPENINGS
                                                                      EmptyNesters to Host Havdalah, Featuring
        Sabbath Acknowledgements
                                                                      Gregg Rickman: the Hunt for Jewish Assets
March 26 – 27                                                         The entire congregation is invited to attend a
Presenting the Kamy Loren Nathanson Bar/Bat Mitzvah                   special EmptyNester Havdalah Dinner event
Kiddush Cup:                                                          on Saturday, April 10 at 6:30 pm at JBSC. The
Joan Adoff
                                                                      evening will begin with a Havdalah service led
Sponsoring the Oneg Shabbat:                                          by Rabbi Shankman and will feature Dr. Gregg
Gail Reizenstein Haven and Mark (Moshe) Haven in honor                Rickman who will speak on the hunt for Jewish
of the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Rebecca Michelle Haven;         assets.
Pamela Holzman and Lawrence Holzman in honor of the Bar
Mitzvah of their son, Joseph Holzman; Carolyn Goldman and             The hunt for Jewish assets is one of the great untold stories of World
Bonnie & Neil Sherman in honor of the Bar Mitzvah of their            War II. After coming to power prior to and during the second world
grandson, Jordan Scott Sherman; and Julie and Jonathon Spitz
in honor of the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Grant Dylan Spitz.          war, the Nazis stole the assets of Jewish victims on a massive scale
                                                                      and enjoyed the cooperation of many “respected” institutions across
Contributing to the Carrie Simon Altar Flower Fund:                   Europe in this theft. Dr. Rickman will present the fascinating story of
Gail Reizenstein Haven and Mark (Moshe) Haven in honor of             how those institutions have been brought to justice.
Rebecca; Pamela Holzman and Lawrence Holzman in honor
of Joseph; Robin and Robert Sherman in honor of Jordan;               Dr. Rickman served as the first U.S. Special Envoy to Monitor and
Julie and Jonathon Spitz in honor of Grant; and Sherry Small          Combat Anti-Semitism from 2006-2009. He is a Senior Fellow for
Sundick in memory of Sara Behrend, Sarah Norlinger, and               the Study and Combat of Anti-Semitism at the Institute on Religion
Rudolph Behrend.
                                                                      and Public Policy and a Visiting Fellow at the Initiative for the
                                                                      Interdisciplinary Study of Anti-Semitism at Yale University.
                                                                      The evening includes the Havdalah Service, a catered dinner and our
April 2 – 3                                                           guest speaker. The price for the evening is $25. Since it includes a
Presenting the Kamy Loren Nathanson Bar/Bat Mitzvah                   catered dinner we need a final count by April 5 so please make your
Kiddush Cup:                                                          reservations by that date.
Joan Churchill
                                                                      To RSVP: Email cojwang@whctemple.org or call 202-895-6309 and
Sponsoring the Oneg Shabbat:                                          provide your name and the number of people attending; your Temple
MaryAnn and Peter Greenburg in honor of the Bar Mitzvah of
their grandson, Jacob Peter Howlin; and Susan and Douglas             account will be billed. Or send a check, payable to WHC to Temple
Verner in honor of the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Emma            to the attention of Carolyne Ojwang/EN Havdalah Dinner with your
Rose Verner.                                                          name and the number of people who will attend.
Contributing to the Carrie Simon Altar Flower Fund:
Cindy Greenburg Howlin and Edward B. Howlin in honor of                       Condolences to the Families of...
Jacob; and Susan and Douglas Verner in honor of Emma.
                                                                      Rhea S. Abrams, mother of Barbara Polansky, Donald Friedman and
                                                                      Michael Friedman.

April 9 – 10                                                          Alvin Brown, husband of Peggy Brown; father of Barbara L. Brown,
                                                                      Patricia A. Brown and Donna L. Brown.
Presenting the Kamy Loren Nathanson Bar/Bat Mitzvah
Kiddush Cup:                                                          Robert Ellner, father of Patricia Groisser (Gordon); grandfather of
Todd Deckelbaum                                                       Kendyl, Kara and Kailyn Groisser.
Sponsoring the Oneg Shabbat:                                          Hermen Greenberg, husband of Monica Greenberg; father of
Tracy and Adam Bernstein in honor of the Bar Mitzvah of their         Richard Greenberg, Sheri Waddell, and Aleco Bravo-Greenberg.
son, Brenner Scott Bernstein; Alison and John Shulman in
honor of the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Sabrina Shulman;          Shirley Robinson, mother of Bruce Robinson (Paula) and Debra
and Esther Brenner in honor of the Bar Mitzvah of her grandson,       Robinson; grandmother of Brandon Robinson.
Aaron Brown.
Contributing to the Carrie Simon Altar Flower Fund:                              Prime Timers – Save the Date!
Tracy and Adam Bernstein in honor of Brenner; Alison and John
Shulman in honor of Sabrina; Ruth Brenner and John Brown              The next Prime Timer luncheon program will be held on Monday,
in honor of Aaron; and Sherry Small Sundick in memory of              April 19th. Please watch the next issue of the Journal for more
Colonel Charles Haskell Small and Samuel Rudolph.                     information.

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                                             TEMPLE HAPPENINGS

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            At Temple,                                       2010
                                                                     Perfect for parents,
             JBSC and                                               grandparents, aunts,
         in the community                                            uncles and children

                                    are you registered?
                                       mitzvahday.whctemple.org
             Congratulations to...
Dr. Sheldon and Sherri Gottlieb, on the engagement of
their son, Steven, to Cortney Hinkes, daughter of Dr. Paul
and Gerri Hinkes.

Michael Lobel, who has been elected President of the
Hillel Leadership Council at Northwestern University.
Michael was also past president of WHECTY, WHC’s
senior youth group and is the son of Holly and Ron Lobel.

Debi & Roger Lebbin and Bernice & Gary Lebbin, on
the birth of their granddaughter and great-granddaughter,
Ellie Rose Rubinfeld. Ellie is the daughter of Andrea
(Lebbin) and Michael Rubinfeld.

Jackie and Will McConarty, on the birth of Liam
Robert McConarty (Gabriel Simon). Liam is the brother
of Ivy and the grandson of Linda Weiner and Peggy & Bill
McConarty.

Judi and Bill Mogel, on the engagement of their son,
Andrew, to Melissa Lemer, daughter of Judy and Robert
Lemer.
Dr. Albert Taub, on the marriage of his son, Richard Taub,
to Sioban Hickie, daughter of Brian Hickie and Catherine
Carter in Miami Beach, Florida. Richard is also the son of
the late Debbie Taub.
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                      WE THANK OUR GENEROUS CONTRIBUTORS
              Cantorial & Concert Fund                             Rabbi M. Bruce Lustig Scholarship Fund                                    Worship & Music Fund
Donor                                  In Honor Of:           Donor                                     In Honor Of:         Donor                                      In Honor Of:
Hy & Annette Bronrott Birth of Eliya Braeden Bortnick                                      Bar Mitzvah of Marcus Lustig      Joan & Hans Rosenbach
Donor                               In Memory Of:             Susan & David Fink                                                                     Bat Mitzvah of Danielle Weinberg
Adrienne & Stanley Elman                Joseph S. Stern       Linda & Jay Freedman                                                                     Birth of Eliya Braeden Bortnick
                                                              Linda & Roy Green                                              Dena, David, Brandon & Halyn Schoenfeld
            Nan & Julian Feldman                              Eve & Nate Wallace                                                 25th Wedding Anniversary of Sam & Lauren Racoosin
     Management Planning Endowment Fund                                                                                      Pat & Bob Shapiro         Birth of Eliya Braeden Bortnick
Donor                                   In Memory Of:             Kamy Loren Nathanson Bar & Bat Mitzvah                     Marc & Brigid Slavin                     Rabbi Shankman
                                           Julian Feldman             Kiddush Cup Endowment Fund                             Donor                                   In Memory Of:
Miriam Sharon                                                 Donor                                   In Honor Of:           Barbara Landow Bernstein                 Jerome Bernstein
Flora & Maurice Atkin                                         Lauren & Eric Lieberman                                        Ruth & Armand Checker                      Bessie Checker
Herbert Frankel                                                                 Bat Mitzvah of Samantha Rose Cooper
                                                                                                                             Barbara & Len Cutler                     Arnold Silverstein
Gary & Bernice Lebbin                                         Fran, Ken & Harlan Nathanson
                                                                                    Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Linda Adler       Adrienne & Stanley Elman             Sada Hermann Stern
Marsha Pinson                                                                                                                Odette Herman                               Gilberta Klein
                                                              Donor                                 In Memory Of:
                                                                                                                             Constance (Connie F.) Levine             Dr. Jack L. Levine
                     General Fund                             Fran, Ken & Nancy Nathanson           Benson Tuchscher
                                                                                                                             Chickie & David Loewenstein                     Ruth Ward
Donor                                     In Honor Of:        Fran & Ken Nathanson
                                                                               Kamy Loren Nathanson on her Birthday          Mrs. Millie Miller                         Jacob P. Knofer
Cheryl & Herbert Baraf
                                                                                                                             Dr. & Mrs. Edward Mopsik                    Esther Mopsik
                 Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Phyllis Shankman
                                                              Sheldon & Judy Sadugor Memorial Fund of ECC                    Jackie & Franklin Paulson                 Rosa May Frank
                      Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Nell Shapiro
                                                              Donor                                      In Honor Of:        Layne & Harlan Weiss
                     Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Mindy Strelitz
                                                              Kathy Savits & Jeremy Rabinovitz                                                      Cmdr. Richard S. Weiss, U.S.N. Ret.
The Brimmer/Beller Family                                                         Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Randi Sadugor       Sidelle Wertheimer                          Louis Shaiken
                 Bar Mitzvah of Nathaniel Brimmer-Beller                            Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Sherry Burka      Bonnie & Stuart Youngentob                Gerald LaPenna
Susan & David Fink        Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Jil Levick                          Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Andrea Zola                                             Edward Lederberg
Lawrence Holzman                                                                      Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Alicia Levin
                          Bar Mitzvah of Joseph Holzman                                Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Sue Rubin                        Youth Contributions
Ruth Madwed        Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Susan Blacklow                                Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Julie Spitz   Donor                                     In Honor Of:
Karen & Doug Monsein Bar Mitzvah of Marcus Lustig                              Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Helene Greenblatt                             Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Andrea Zola
Robert L. Shapiro     Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Nell Shapiro                                Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Jil Levick   Janet & Jeff Abramson
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Sherman                                                       Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Phyllis Shankman
                          Bar Mitzvah of Jordan Sherman                                                                      Charlene & Marvin Feldman
                                                              Debbie & Steven Robins Bar Mitzvah of Marcus Lustig            Rose & Michael Furr
Donor                                   In Memory Of:                             Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Randi Sadugor       Nancy & Everett Korman
Ruth Faller                             Lloyd Leva Plaine     Lori & Bob Rodman                                              Pamela Nadell
Gail D. Himmelfarb                    Mavis Himmelfarb                            Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Randi Sadugor       Dr. & Mrs. Norman Rubin
Myrtle S. Katzen                                Inez Beyda
                                                                                                                             Susan & Michael Scheffres
Constance (Connie F.) Levine            Dr. Irvin Feldman        Rabbi Joseph Weinberg Young Leadership                      Linda & Arthur Schwartz Bar Mitzvah of Marcus Lustig
Betty Ann & Alan Weintraub         David and Rose Cohn                   Community Service Fund
                                                              Donor                                  In Honor Of:            Donor                             In Memory Of:
       Goodman Public Issues Forum Fund                       Sharyn Goldman               Bar Mitzvah of Jacob Auby         Betty Glassman                         Sister, Beverly
Donor                                   In Honor Of:          Linda & Arthur Schwartz                                        Barry & Hillary Goulding               Bernard Davis
Joan & Anthony Churchill                                                            Bat Mitzvah of Danielle Weinberg
                  Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Mindy Strelitz       Donor                                In Memory Of:               Zena Mason Early Childhood Education Fund
                    Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Nell Shapiro                                                                      Donor                                      In Honor Of:
                                                              Ruthie & Gary Kasnett                  Michael Bloom
               Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Phyllis Shankman                                                                       Marsha Pinson Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Phyllis Shankman
                 Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Susan Blacklow                        Worship & Music Fund                           The Ungers, the Ungers and the Schefflers
                                                              Donor                                       In Honor Of:                         Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Phyllis Shankman
                    Hurston Library                                                                                          Peter, Elizabeth & Alan Whitman
                                                              Family of H. Max and Josephine Ammerman                                                  Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Julie Spitz
Donor                                   In Memory Of:         and Andrew Ammerman
Linda & Al Neuman                          Beatrice Libys                          WHC & Theater J “In Darfur” reading       Donor                                    In Memory Of:
                                                              Dr. David & Helene Bailen                  Rabbi Fabricant     Marcie Frank, Lauren Salzberg & Cynthia Roberts
                   Israel Quest Fund                                                                                                                                    Sidney Shabrin
                                                              Helen Becker                              Rabbi Shankman
Donor                                    In Honor Of:                                                    Rabbi Fabricant
Susan & David Fink & Family                                   Gene & Phyllis Cowen
                             Rabbi Hessel’s Appointment            65th Wedding Anniversary of Annette & Hy Bronrott
           as Dir. of Religious Education & Engagement
                                                              Stan Elman                                Rabbi Shankman               Coming in April:
             Andrew Kaplan Youth Fund                         RobBee & Josh Fredricks                   Rabbi Shankman
Donor                                   In Honor Of:          The Helmig Family                             Rabbi Hessel
Gail & Bob Leventhal
                   Adult B’nai Mitzvah of Ruth Checker
                                                              Lynn & Jim Klein & Family
                                                                                         Birth of Eliya Braeden Bortnick
                                                                          Cantor Manevich’s 20th Anniversary at WHC
                                                                                                                                  WHC Journal
                    Kol Rinah Choir                           Doris & Ken Kraemer             93rd Birthday of Irvin Pine
                                                                                                                                      A fresh new look and feel
Donor                                   In Memory Of:         Stephen Kraskin                               Rabbi Lustig
Delegate Bill Bronrott                     Arthur Ostrin      Alan & Priscilla Levine                  Simeon Kriesberg                 for your Temple news
Hy & Annette Bronrott                      Arthur Ostrin      Joan Rosenbach         85th Birthday of Hans J. Rosenbach


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    Washington Hebrew Congregation                                                                                                                   April 2010
       Sunday                    Monday                      Tuesday                    Wednesday                 Thursday             Friday                    Saturday
KEY:                        KEY, cont’d:                KEY, cont’d:                                         1 No ECC No RS      2 No ECC No RS             3 No ECC No RS
Macomb (M)                  Couples Club (CC)           Parent Learning Day (PLD)
Bindeman Center (B)         Community Issues/Social     Prime Timers (PT)                                                        8am BRO Study (M)          9am Early Torah (M)
Amram Scholar Series (AS)      Action (CISA)            Religious School (RS)                                                    5:30pm Early Service (M)   10:30am Shabbat Service (M)
Back to Basics (B to B)     Couples Club (CC)           Sisterhood (SIS)                                                         6pm Shabbat Service (M     5:30pm Havdalah (M)
Brotherhood (BRO)           Early Childhood Center      Upper School (US)
Bnai Mitzvah (BM)              (ECC)
Carrie Simon House (CSH)    Edlavitch-Tyser (ET)


4 No ECC No RS              5 No ECC No RS              6 No ECC No RS              7                        8                   9                          10
                              Temple Office Closed         No Upper School          RS Resumes
                            10:30am Yizkor Ser-           No Confirmation           10am Wed Study (M)                           8am BRO Study (B)          9am Early Torah (M)
                                                        9:30am SIS Cooking for      6pm Freedom Seder (M)                        5:30pm Early Service (M)   10:30am Shabbat Service (M)
                            vice (M)                                                                                             6pm Shabbat Service (M)    5:30pm Havdalah (M)
                            CC Pizza Party (Out)          Homeless (B)
                                                                                                                                                            6pm EN Havdalah/Speaker
                                                        7pm Professor Urofsky                                                                                    (B)
                                                        Lecture (M)


11 Yom Hashoah              12                          13    No 9th Grade          14                       15                  16 8th Gr Retreat          17 8th Gr Retreat
Club 56                     10am SIS Board Mtg (B)      5:30pm Confirmation         10am SIS Exec Bd (B)     2239 Event (OUT)
                            6:00pm Project Elijah (M)       Rehearsal (M)           10am Wed Study (M)                           5:30pm Early Service (M)   9am Early Torah (M)
                            6:30pm WHCETY               7pm Professor Urofsky       6:30pm CSH Mtg (M)                           6pm Musical Shabbat (M)    10:30am Shabbat Service (M)
                                                                                                                                                            5:30pm Havdalah (M)
                               Board Mtg (B)            Lecture (M)                 7pm Invisible Children
                            7:30pm CISA Mtg (M)         7pm WHC/JSSA “Job               (B)
                                                        Market Secrets” (M)

18 No RS                    19 Yom HaAtzmaut            20                          21                       22                  23                         24
                            10am SIS Bridge (B)         7pm Confirmation (M)        10am Wed Study (M)       NFTY-MAR Spring     5:30pm Early Service (M)   9:30am BM 5th Grade
Mitzvah Day                 12pm PT Lunch (M)                                       7pm E-T Program with       Kallah            6pm Shabbat Service (M)       Parents (B)
                                                                                    Dr. Brody (M)                                with Professor Urofsky
                            WHECTY Night Out                                                                                                                9am Early Torah (M)
                                                                                                                                 NFTY-MAR Spring            10:30am Shabbat Service (M)
                                                                                                                                   Kallah                   5:30pm Havdalah (M)
                                                                                                                                                            NFTY-MAR Spring Kallah


25                          26                          27                          28                       29                  30
ETY Event (B)               6pm WHECTY Elec-
3rd/4th Grade Siyum         tions (M)                   5:30pm Confirmation (M)     10am Wed Study (M)       6:30pm 2239 (Out)   5:30pm Early Service (M)
                                                        7pm Professor Urofsky                                                    6pm Shirei Shabbat (M)
Sefer (B)
5pm AS Cabaret (M)                                      Lecture (M)
NFTY-MAR Spring Kallah

				
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