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August 2009 | Av - Elul 5769

Welcome to our first issue of HaHodesh/This Month, a convenient and easy way to get the information you need to participate in our synagogue community. At the beginning of every month you will receive this mini-bulletin of programs, services, and announcements about all that is happening at Chizuk Amuno. It will also help you keep track of milestones in our synagogue family, contributions in support of our activities, and the Perpetual Memorials we honor. HaHodesh/This Month can be viewed on our website, www.chizukamuno.org. If you prefer to receive your issue via e-mail, please notify info@chizukamuno.org, subject line “paperless HaHodesh.” You can also receive our weekly e-mail update, HaShavua/ This Week, by signing up on our website or sending us your e-mail address. A fuller depiction of synagogue life at Chizuk Amuno will come to you periodically. HaZ’man/This Season, will be a magazine-like bulletin containing topical articles and information for holiday celebrations and other special events. Watch for your first issue of HaZ’man/This Season sometime in August.

Chizuk Amuno Community Picnic
H OAG I E S • S A L A D S • D R I N K S • C H I P S • W AT E R M E LO N • I C E S

New Holiday Merchandise is Arriving Daily Summer Hours: Tuesday: 10 a.m.-noon and 2-4 p.m. or “Buy Appointment” Expanded regular Fall hours begin on Tuesday, September 1. Wanted: Enthusiastic volunteers to join our amazing Judaica Shop staff!! Sunday and/or Monday morning shifts. No experience needed. For more information please contact Anne King, 410/303-7716.

JUdaiCa Shop Update

Kick off the year at Chizuk Amuno with ball playing and schmoozing with friends. Top it off with some good ‘eats!’

Sunday, August 30, 4 - 6 p.m.

Activities
Staff vs. Congregant Softball Game Parent vs. Kid Football Game and Capture the Flag Gaga Tournament • Playground Fun • Bring Your Own Kite • Bubble pool for bubble blowing • Music and other great CAC activities Cost: $6 per person / $18 per family. Your RSVP and check should be sent to the synagogue office, Attn: Congregational Life Committee. For more information, contact 410/486-8641, or e-mail communityevents@chizukamuno.org.

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Register now for Melton first year or graduate courses.
First year classes will meet on Tuesdays from 9:30-11:45 a.m., or 7-9:15 p.m. Study Jewish life, law, and culture in a warm, supportive environment. Build a strong Jewish foundation in Jewish learning and incorporate that learning into your daily life. Call Judy Meltzer at 410/824-2058.

Wednesday, August 19, 8:15 p.m.

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Every Time We Say Goodbye
starring Tom Hanks A story of forbidden love, religious and cultural differences, and sacrifices made Bring your lawn chair • Free popcorn, snacks, and drinks

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Chizuk Amuno Congregation
8100 Stevenson Road, Baltimore, Maryland 21208
www.chizukamuno.org

Schedule of Services
Each Friday evening and Shabbat morning we enjoy celebration, prayer, and Torah study with Rabbi Ronald Shulman, Rabbi Deborah Wechsler, Hazzan Emanuel Perlman and our synagogue community. This schedule indicates the weeks when our Chizuk Amuno Choir participates in services, as well as study themes, or other service features including family and Shabbat Yahad activities. Join with us to express yourself in the presence of God, to nurture your soul, and to connect your life with the life of our synagogue family. Babysitting is available beginning at 9:15 a.m. every Shabbat, except holiday weekends.

August 14/15 | Av 24/25
Minhah Kabbalat Shabbat 5:50 p.m. 6:00 p.m.

Milestones In Our Synagogue Family
B’nei Mitzvah
We proudly celebrate with these students who will be called to the Torah as B’nei Mitzvah. Mazal tov to their families.
AUGUST 22

Births
We congratulate the following families on the birth of their children and grandchildren. Annaliese Bella Gary, daughter of Laurie and Grady Gary, and granddaughter of Paula and Stanley Junker. Maya Raine Hoffman, daughter of Sara and Geoffrey Hoffman, and granddaughter of Lynne and Larry Lichtig. Zoe Claire Kaufman, daughter of Emily and Alex Kaufman, granddaughter of Roxy and Norman Buchsbaum and greatgranddaughter of Janice and Samuel Layton. Jacob Menashe Netzer, son of Alison and Dr. Giora Netzer. Ava Sydney Rapkin and Spencer Grant Rapkin, daughter and son of Lorren and Richard Rapkin and granddaughter and grandson of Henne and Harvey Rapkin. Adley Nolan Weinberg, son of Nissa and Paul Weinberg, and grandson of Hedy and Irving Goldstein.

Anniversaries
Mazal tov to the following members of our synagogue family who will be celebrating their wedding anniversaries in the coming weeks. 55th: Beverly and Jordon Max 50th: Elaine and Leonard Fox 50th: Ina and Calvin Hamburger 45th: Sharon and Irvin Caplan 40th: Maxine and Dr. Martin Cooper 40th: Lynne and Larry Lichtig 40th: Ellen and Alan Mogol 35th: Randee and Ronald Glassman

Our Sympathy To:
We offer our sincere condolences to these families. May God comfort them along with all who mourn. Ruth Bierer, on the loss of her son, Frederick Bierer. Edna Crystal, on the loss of her sister-in-law, Rosalie Yerman Wolfson. Maury Fine and Scott Fine, on the loss of their mother, Elaine Fine. Bruce Hoffberger, on the loss of his mother, Leona R. Davis. Beverly Kahn, on the loss of her sister, Marian C. Levine. Dr. Melvin Kramer, on the loss of his father, Robert S. Kramer. Deena Margolis, on the loss of her father, Robert Feigelson. Bruce Posner, on the loss of his mother, Carolyn Posner. Jean Satisky and Marsha Gamerman, on the loss of their sister and aunt, Sue Elman. Marlene Schwaber, on the loss of her aunt, Lillie Steinhorn. Carl Verstandig, on the loss of his mother, Zelda Verstandig. Donna Wolf, on the loss of her step-father, Abraham Teitler.

Synagogue Office 410/486-6400 Synagogue Fax 410/486-4050 Synagogue E-mail info@chizukamuno.org Goldsmith Early Childhood Education Center 410/486-8642 Krieger Schechter Day School 410/486-8640 Rosenbloom Religious School 410/486-8641 Stulman Center for Adult Learning 410/824-2055

Shabbat Morning Service 9:15 a.m. TORAH PORTION: R’EIH, DEUTERONOMY 11:26-16:17 We celebrate with the Adult B’not Mitzvah class Sharon Caplan, Ina Hamburger, Ruthanne Kaufman, Lisa Levine, Susan Schreier Family Service 10:00 a.m. Study Session Minhah/Ma’ariv Havdalah 6:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.

President Dr. Anne L. Young, ayoung@loyola.edu First Vice President Richard Manekin Vice President Michelle Malis Vice President Louis E. Sapperstein Secretary Dr. Andrew Miller Treasurer Alan Mogol Assistant Treasurer Sandra Moffet

OFFICERS

August 21/22 | Elul 1/2
Minhah Kabbalat Shabbat 5:50 p.m. 6:00 p.m.

Hoffberger Chapel Services
Daily: 7:30 a.m. and 6:15 p.m. Sunday: 9:15 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Friday Minhah: 5:50 p.m. unless otherwise noted

Hannah Katherine Buchoff Tzvia Chaya daughter of Lisa Cohen and Steven Buchoff Brett Austin Gold Aharon Dov son of Michelle and Kyle Gold
AUGUST 29

Weddings
We congratulate the following couple and their families as we wish them much happiness. Fran Glushakow to Warren Gould

rshulman@chizukamuno.org

Rabbi Ronald J. Shulman x230 Rabbi Deborah Wechsler x231

SYNAGOGUE STAFF

dwechsler@chizukamuno.org Rabbi Emeritus Joel H. Zaiman x296 Hazzan Emanuel C. Perlman x233 eperlman@chizukamuno.org Ritual Director Dr. Moshe D. Shualy x243 mshualy@chizukamuno.org
Ritual Director Emeritus

AUGUST 2009 | Av/Elul July 31/August 1 | Av 10/11
Summer Shul Minhah Kabbalat Shabbat 5:50 p.m. 6:00 p.m.

Shabbat Morning Service 9:15 a.m. TORAH PORTION: SHOF’TIM DEUTERONOMY 16:18-21:9 B’nei Mitzvah of Hannah Buchoff and Brett Gold Rabbi Shulman’s Sermon Family Service 10:00 a.m. Study Session Minhah/Ma’ariv Havdalah 6:15 p.m. 7:15 p.m. 8:20 p.m.

In Loving Memory
With deep regret we mourn the passing of: Martin Kleinman Zelda Silverman Sarah Sody May their memories bring comfort and blessing to their loved ones.

August 28/29 | Elul 8/9
Minhah Kabbalat Shabbat 5:50 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
SEPTEMBER 5

Hallye Rachel Rosenbloom Yehudit Batya daughter of Alisa and Michael Rosenbloom

Birthdays
We wish Happy Birthday to these members of our synagogue family who each celebrate a birthday milestone this month. Jerry Gottesman Dr. Marc Hochberg June Minch Joseph Schnitzer

Rev. Yehuda Dickstein

Dr. Paul D. Schneider | x226 | pschneider@soink12.ksds.edu
Director, Congregational Education

Headmaster, Krieger Schechter Day School

Alex Weinberg | x234 | aweinberg@chizukamuno.org
Director, Goldsmith Early Childhood Education Center

Shabbat Morning Service 9:15 a.m. TORAH PORTION: VA-ETHANNAN, Shabbat Nahamu, DEUTERONOMY 3:23-7:11 D’var Torah by Rebecca Berg Family Service 10:00 a.m. Study Session Minhah/Ma’ariv Havdalah 6:45 p.m. 7:45 p.m. 8:46 p.m.

Michelle Gold | x238 | gecec@chizukamuno.org

Shabbat Morning Service 9:15 a.m. TORAH PORTION: KI TETZEI, DEUTERONOMY 21:10-25:19 Bat Mitzvah of Hallye Rosenbloom Rabbi Wechsler’s Sermon Family Service 10:00 a.m. Study Session Minhah/Ma’ariv Havdalah 6:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m. 8:09 p.m.

In the News
Dr. Gail Liss received the 2009 Communicator of the Year by the Hearing and Speech Agency. Eric Nislow became President of the Jewish Community Center.

Judy Meltzer | x287 | stulman@chizukamuno.org
Director, Gemilut Hasadim Program Bar/Bat Mitzvah Coordinator Youth Educator

Director, Stulman Center for Adult Learning

Alyson Michelle Katz Leah daughter of Bonnie and Neil Katz Daniel Benjamin Moskowitz David son of Jodi and Samuel Moskowitz

Important Membership Directory Information!

Miriam Foss | x281 | mfoss@chizukamuno.org Debby Hellman | x290 | dhellman@chizukamuno.org Isaac Woloff | x305 | iwoloff@chizukamuno.org
Curator, Goldsmith Museum

SUmmer ShuL CommUnity piCniC

Shabbat, August 1, Following services

Dr. Susan Vick | x291 | svick@chizukamuno.org

Executive Director

A D M I N I S T R AT I V E S TA F F

Ronald N. Millen | x224 | rnmillen@chizukamuno.org
Director of Congregational Advancement Synagogue Administrator Controller

Celebrate our final Summer Shul with a Community PiCniC enjoy a leiSurely Shabbat afternoon together. bring your SneakerS, blanketS, and Sun bloCk. light Shabbat Lunch • Shaded Schmooze area baLL gameS • pLayground activitieS for more information, PleaSe ContaCt alex weinberg.

September 4/5 | Elul 15/16
Minhah Kabbalat Shabbat Shabbat Morning Service TORAH PORTION: KI TAVO, DEUTERONOMY 26:1-29:8 B’nei Mitzvah of Alyson Katz and Daniel Moskowitz Rabbi Shulman’s Sermon Chizuk Amuno Choir joins Hazzan Perlman No Family Service Study Session Minhah/Ma’ariv Havdalah 5:50 p.m. 6:00 p.m. 9:15 a.m.

Have you confirmed your listing for the CAC Membership Directory? Please be sure to submit any changes or opt out requests via the envelope enclosed with the letter or by e-mailing info@chizukamuno.org. If we do not hear back from you, we will print the listing as shown. The Directory will be available to all members this fall. If you have not received notification of your listing, or if you have any questions, contact Ron Millen at ext. 224 or rnmillen@chizukamuno.org.

Laurel Freedman | x275 | lfreedman@chizukamuno.org Jenny Baker | x227 | jbaker@chizukamuno.org Rick Bernard | x256 | rbernard@chizukamuno.org Bruce P. Yaillen | x284 | byaillen@chizukamuno.org
Cemetery Director Information Systems Manager

August 7/8 | Av 17/18
Minhah Kabbalat Shabbat 5:50 p.m. 6:00 p.m.

6:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m. 7:59 p.m.

i t ’S t i m e t o B U y yo U r L u L a v a n d E t r o g !

a n n U a l m e m o r i a l S e r v i Ce
Arlington Cemetery Sunday, September 13, 11 a.m. Services will be conducted by Rabbi Ronald Shulman, Rabbi Deborah Wechsler, and Hazzan Emanuel Perlman, accompanied by the Chizuk Amuno Choir. Following the formal ceremony, Dr. Moshe Shualy will be available to offer graveside prayers.
For more information, call Cemetery Director, Barbara Leibowitz Lichter at 410/486-6400, ext. 248. Arlington Cemetery is located on Rogers Avenue, west of Reisterstown Road.
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Barbara Lichter | x248 | blichter@chizukamuno.org
Communications and Membership Coordinator

Cheryl Snyderman | x300 | csnyderman@chizukamuno.org
Graphic Designer

Shabbat Morning Service 9:15 a.m. TORAH PORTION: EIKEV, DEUTERONOMY 7:12-11:25 We celebrate with the Adult B’not Mitzvah class Linda Cole, Beth Creeger, Donna G. Friedman, Dr. Maria Haine, Ruth C. Ross, Diana Zwaig-Krol Family Service 10:00 a.m. Study Session Minhah/Ma’ariv Havdalah 2 6:45 p.m. 7:45 p.m 8:38 p.m.

Candle Lighing
August 7 August 14 August 21 August 28 September 4 7:54 p.m. 7:45 p.m. 7:35 p.m. 7:25 p.m. 7:14 p.m.

Celebrate Sukkot with a Lulav and Etrog set from Israel.
Please make check for $45 payable to Chizuk Amuno Congregation Brotherhood and submit it by September 18 to the synagogue office. For more information, call Brotherhood representatives Marvin Spector, 410/484-8939 and Michael Moranz, 410/486-0277.

Rachel Levitan | x282 | rlevitan@chizukamuno.org

Tribute Gifts
We are so grateful for the generous and thoughtful contributions to Chizuk Amuno Congregation or one of our schools in honor or in memory of friends and loved ones, to wish a speedy recovery, or to express appreciation. Tribute Gifts enrich the life of this community and are a meaningful way to acknowledge occasions and milestones. If you are interested in establishing a named endowment fund to commemorate an individual or an occasion, please contact Laurel Freedman, Director of Congregational Advancement 410/486-6400, ext. 275.

Contributions In Honor of
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Adler on Sara Beth becoming a Bat Mitzvah by Joan Cagan Jenny Blumberg on her graduation from medical school by Drs. Susan and David Straus Sharon and Irv Caplan on their 45th wedding anniversary by Sheila and Howard Sandbank Bruce Chapper on his 60th birthday by Beth and Albert Blumberg Judy Gerstenblith on her graduation from high school by Drs. Susan and David Straus Ted Avi Gerstenblith on his graduation from medical school by Drs. Susan and David Straus Miriam and Dr. Jay Gerstenblith on the happy occasions they have recently celebrated by Ann and Dr. Daniel Harris Lowell Glazer on receiving the Distinguished Leadership Award from BHU by Selma and Alvin Blaker Fran Glushakow and Warren Gould on their marriage by Miriam and Forrest Foss Lynne and Larry Lichtig on their 40th wedding anniversary by Sheila and Howard Sandbank Carl Love on his 60th birthday by Shuli and Gary Raffel Ellen and Alan Mogol on their 40th wedding anniversary by Elizabeth and Irwin Epstein Lorraine Pugatch on her special birthday by Shirley and Paul Sachs Shuli and Gary Raffel on the marriage of Libby and Adam by Miriam and Forrest Foss Debbie and Dr. David Roffman on their 40th wedding anniversary by Dana and Elliott Corn Marcia Lakein Snyder and family on Rachael becoming a Bat Mitzvah by Amy and Dr. Andy Feinberg Nancy and Todd Tilson on Carly becoming a Bat Mitzvah by Sandi and Brian Moffet Jessica and Alex Weinberg on the birth of Yona Rae by Sheila and Howard Sandbank Ellen Kahan Zager and Jack Zager on Sara and Michael’s marriage by Linda and Buddy Kaufman In Memory of Lorraine Adler by Marion Isaac Sadie Fraiden Barron by Nadja and Albert Pats Frederick Bierer by Tammy Bierer and daughters; Selma and Alvin Blaker; Kathy and Bruce Posner; Sheila and Howard Sandbank; Margot and Dr. Norman Zipper Sue Elman by Judith and Fred Zimmerman Kate Fink by Marion Isaac Samuel Friedman by Irvin Friedman Pauline Friedman on her yahrzeit by Irvin Friedman Mamie Goodman on her yahrzeit by Audrey Marcus Sam Kahan by Wendy Schelew

Dr. Ernest Kopstein by Miriam and Forrest Foss Robert Kramer by Marilyn Naviasky; Bev and Stuart Sagal Abraham Leitler by Anne and Steve King Carolyn Posner by David Attman; Carole and Noah Buchman; Hilda and Howard Levin; the McDonogh Dental Associates; Barbara and Arnie Scheinberg Betty Rosinky on her yahrzeit by Dr. Harvey S. Cohen Lillie Shapiro on her yahrzeit by Roslyn and Lewis Godfrey Abraham Teitler by Amy and Bruce Chapper Zelda Verstandig by Madlene and David Hartman Louis Weitzmer on his yahrzeit by Shirley Parker Rosalie Yerman Wolfson by Anne and Steve King Loved ones by Shirley Parker Refu’ah Shelemah to Marcia Buxbaum by Sharon and Irv Caplan; Jessa and Dr. Howard Goldberg Florene Goldner by Carolyn and Gil Barron; Judith and Fred Zimmerman Ruth Polakoff by Carole and Billy Glick; Betty and Carl Richman

Krieger Schechter Day School
In Honor of Dr. Steven Caplan on his 60th birthday by Naomi and Dr. Larry Amsterdam Joey Friedman on his graduation from KSDS by Naomi and Dr. Larry Amsterdam Lois Halpert on her grandson, Jack, becoming a Bar Mitzvah by Barbara and Michael Hettleman Dr. Raymond Haroun on his special birthday by Barbara and Owen Katzman Sue and Jerry Katz on their 50th wedding anniversary by Bebe and Ted Hirsh; Ronnye and Sid Weiman Carl Love on his special birthday by Carol and David Buchoff; Bev Rosen, Seth Rosen, and Ross Morris Ethan Pupkin on becoming a Bar Mitzvah by Susan Kramer Beth and Scott Schwartzberg on their marriage by Ann and David Wolfson In Memory of Nancy Greenwood by Dr. and Mrs. Ricardo Yazigi Frieda Neuman by Jane and Keith Sopher

Zaiman Educational Alliance
In Honor of Ann and Rabbi Joel Zaiman on their 50th wedding anniversary by Barbara and Sam Lichter In Memory of Dorothy Shanok by Suzanne Cohen; Beryl and Jerry Gottesman

Goldner Ramah Scholarship Fund
In Honor of Barbara and Sam Lichter on their 5th wedding anniversary by Harriet and Moe Brown Alita and Ron Millen on their 40th wedding anniversary by Harriet and Moe Brown Debbie and Dr. David Roffman on their 40th wedding anniversary by Harriet and Moe Brown

Phyllis and Leonard Attman Music Fund
In Memory of Jerry Akman by Phyllis and Leonard Attman Melvin Berger by Phyllis and Leonard Attman Howard Jachman by Phyllis and Leonard Attman

In Memory of Melvin Berger by Janine and Robert Frier Abraham Bor by Chantal and Larry Reznik Rabbi Herbert Davis by Janine and Robert Frier Robert Fiegelson by Janine and Robert Frier Jimmy Schwab by Janine and Robert Frier Ida Sher by Dawn Reznik and Chantal and Larry Reznik and family

Gerald M. and Suzanne S. Katz Endowment Fund
In honor of Suzanne and Gerald Katz on their 50th wedding anniversary by Myra Lichter

Kurt and Erna Weiler Memorial Scholarship Fund
In Honor of Michael Cohen on his special birthday by Linda and Jeffrey Cole

Doris and Jay Bernhardt Family Fund
In Honor of Doris and Jay Bernhardt on their 60th wedding anniversary by Cindy and Howard Bernstein and family

Jared Scott Levy Memorial Scholarship Fund
In Honor of Randee and Ronald Glassman on their 35th wedding anniversary by Dorothy Yankellow Linda and Mark Levy on the marriage of their son, Aaron, to Mandy Pollack by Sande and Ed Mitchell Linda and Mark Levy on their 35th wedding anniversary by Sande and Ed Mitchell Marcia and Jeffrey Snyder on their daughter, Rachael Flora, becoming a Bat Mitzvah by Dorothy Yankellow In Memory of Carolyn Posner by Dorothy Yankellow Toby Rosen by Dorothy Yankellow Jared and William Weinberg by Toba and William Grant Refu’ah Shelemah to Judy Michelson by Dorothy Yankellow

Discretionary Funds
Ann Kahan, in appreciation of Rabbi Shulman for officiating at the funeral of Sam Kahan Johanna Zentz and Faye and Abe Adler, in appreciation of Rabbi Shulman for officiating at the unveiling of Jerry Zentz Toby and Stephen Leven, in appreciation of Rabbi Shulman for officiating at the unveiling of Ann Morrison Edna and Mace Crystal, in appreciation of Rabbi Shulman for his thoughtfulness and in memory of Rosalie Yerman Wolfson Larry Lichtig and family, in appreciation of Rabbi Shulman for officiating at Lynne Lichtig’s installation as President of Women’s League of Conservative Judaism, Seaboard Region The Friday Morning Study Group, in appreciation of Rabbi Shulman for a wonderful year of learning Raye Rose and Gail Jacobs, in appreciation of Rabbi Shulman for officiating at the unveiling of Esther Goldberg The extended Steinhorn family, in appreciation of Rabbi Shulman for officiating at the funeral of Lil Steinhorn Tobey and Sandy Schreiber, in appreciation of Rabbi Wechsler for officiating at the naming of their granddaughter, Scarlett Anna Schreiber Sheila and Gary Lattin, in appreciation of Rabbi Wechsler for officiating at the naming of their granddaughter, Kate Avery London Jennifer and Scott Robinson, in appreciation of Rabbi Wechsler for officiating at their wedding Rona and Alan Zukerberg, in appreciation of Rabbi Wechsler for officiating at the unveiling of her mother, Edith Carasik Vivian and Philip Chait, in appreciation of Dr. Shualy for his loving, nurturing kindness to their family Elaine Tobias and family, in appreciation of Dr. Shualy for his kindness and caring Diane and Dr. Damie Stillman, in appreciation of Dr. Shualy and for the availability of the daily minyan Ellen Kahan Zager and Jack Zager, in appreciation of Dr. Schneider for co-officiating at the wedding of Sara Zager and Michael Chapper Irving Rosen’s family, in appreciation of Dr. Schneider for officiating at his funeral Shuli & Gary Raffel, in appreciation of Dr. Schneider for officiating at the wedding of Libby Raffel and Adam Smoler Dr. Jerry Buxbaum, wishing a speedy recovery to Marcia Buxbaum Rabbi P. Michael Meyerstein, in appreciation of his aliyah honoring the yahrzeit of Ralph Meyerstein Margot and Paul Terle, in honor of the 70th anniversary of Walter Straus becoming a Bar Mitzvah

David M. Bloomberg Memorial Scholarship Fund
In Memory of Jerry Akman by Estelle Bloomberg Joseph Weisberg by Estelle Bloomberg Refu’ah Shelemah to Dr. Sylvan Frieman by Estelle Bloomberg Jay Klein by Estelle Bloomberg

Chizuk Amuno Special Fund
In Honor of Dr. Adam Hartman for his support and guidance to Andrew and our family by Deborah and Eric Schwartz Suzanne and Gerald Katz on their 50th wedding anniversary by Judy and Les Sigman In Memory of Carolyn Posner by Beverly and John Horner Rosalie Yerman Wolfson by Harriett and Mende Lerner Refu’ah Shelemah to Judy Michelson by Harriett and Mende Lerner

Netivon Tiyul Fund
In Honor of Sue Crystal on her special birthday by Joanne and Steven Zuckerman

Prayer Book Fund
In Honor of Dr. Steven Caplan on his 60th birthday by Janice and Norris Brodsky Amy Chapper on becoming president of Hebrew Free Loan by Ann Kahan Bruce Chapper on his 60th birthday by Ann Kahan Elaine and Leonard Fox on their 50th wedding anniversary by Beverly, Bob, and Pam Auslander Suzanne and Gerald Katz on their 50th wedding anniversary by Evelyn Gorman Robert Manekin on his 60th birthday by Sharon and Irv Caplan Dr. Irv Pollack on his retirement by Sonia and Ed Obstler Randi and Dr. Andrew Pupkin on Ethan becoming a Bar Mitzvah by Susan and Brett Kramer In Memory of Malcolm Blumberg by Patti and Ron Brave; Maxine and Dan Mendelson Leona Davis by David Attman Jeanette Greenblatt by Maxine and Dan Mendelson Martin Kleinman by Natalie Jeffrey Carolyn Posner by Debi and Ricky Rothstein; Janie and Sandy Siegel; the Whiteman Family Abraham Teitler by Shelley and Stewart Remer Zelda Verstandig by Janice and Joe Hurwitz Refu’ah Shelemah to Marcia Buxbaum by Barabara and Charles Fineblum; Donna and Mayer Handelman Florene Goldner by Gail and Jerry Kurman

Bronfein-Nathan Scholarship Fund
In Memory of Sam Kahan by Jessica and Michael Bronfein The beloved brother of Betsy Narrow by Jessica Bronfein Carolyn Posner by Jessica and Michael Bronfein

Chizuk Amuno Youth Programs
In Honor of Their 60th wedding anniversary by Judy and Louis Culiner

Marcia and Dr. Jerry Buxbaum Endowment Fund
In Honor of Sharon and Irv Caplan on their 45th wedding anniversary by Marcia and Dr. Jerry Buxbaum Barbara and Sam Lichter on their 5th wedding anniversary by Marcia and Dr. Jerry Buxbaum Robert Manekin on his 60th birthday by Marcia and Dr. Jerry Buxbaum Alita and Ron Millen on their 40th wedding anniversary by Marcia and Dr. Jerry Buxbaum Dr. and Mrs. David Roffman on their 40th wedding annversary by Marcia and Dr. Jerry Buxbaum Refu’ah Shelemah to Marcia Buxbaum by Toba and Bill Grant; Beverly and Jordon Max Florene Goldner by Marcia and Dr. Jerry Buxbaum Vivian Manekin by Marcia and Dr. Jerry Buxbaum Sandi Moffett by Marcia and Dr. Jerry Buxbaum

Jack Mark Scholarship Fund
In Honor of Rebecca Mark on her special birthday by Sandie Green

Ezrine Library and Glazer Media Fund
In Honor of Sharon and Irv Caplan on their 45th wedding anniversary by Marilyn and Alfred Rosenstein Leah Helman on her special birthday by Mickey Simon Suzanne and Gerald Katz on their 50th wedding anniversary by Ronnye and Sid Weiman Marion and Sam Pines on their 65th wedding anniversary by Esther and Louis Miller Howard Sandbank on his retirement by Mickey Simon Rabbi Deborah Wechsler on her 10th anniversary at Chizuk Amuno by Sima and Jeffrey Abarbanel In Memory of Robert Lewison by Hope, Greg, Robert, and Gabrielle Corrigan Joseph Pines by Donna, Gary, Eric, and Ryan Friedman Toby Rosen by Laurie and Aaron Margolies

Stanley I. Minch Scholarship Fund
In Honor of Dressing the Torah on Shavuot by Dorothy Rainess Mace Crystal on Father’s Day 2009 for a being a great Dad and Pop by Sue and William Crystal In Memory of Eva Guthorn by Amy and Bruce Chapper and family

Lois and Alvin Neuberger Family Educational Fund
In Honor of Ann and Alan Hamburger on their special birthdays by Carol and David Neuberger

Maiman M. Cohen Science Fund
In Honor of The KSDS science program by Barbara Cohen

Pauline and Ivan Oshrine KSDS Endowment Fund
In Memory of Frederick Bierer by Ivan Oshrine Paula Frank by Ivan Oshrine

Florence Melton Adult Mini-School
In Honor of Dixie and Neil Leikach on their graduation from the Florence Melton Adult Mini-School by Rae and Sidney Bazensky; Eileen and Henry Leikach

Minnie Garber and Rose Greenberg Scholarship Fund
In Honor of Jayne Greenberg on her special birthday and becoming an EMT by Sondra and Martin Greenberg

The Reznik-Frier Scholarship Fund
In Honor of Dawn Reznik on her special birthday by Susan Desaulniers, Cheryl Wilhide, and Marcia and Leonard Frier; Charmian and Len Muller; Shuli and Gary Raffel; Ferne and Nathan Rogow; Ailene and Michael Sher Rabbi Deborah Wechsler on her 10th anniversary at Chizuk Amuno by Janine and Robert Frier

The Stulman Center for Adult Learning
by Bruce Lubich In Honor of Judy Meltzer for her wonderful work by Sarajane Greenfeld

Inscribed Humash Etz Hayim
In Honor of Anita Caplan on her special birthday by Amy Caplan Jerry Gottesman on his 80th birthday by the Shabbat Study Group 4

Tzedakah Fund
In Memory of Frederick Bierer by Elaine and Leonard Fox

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Bimah Flowers Friday and Saturday, July 31 and August 1 | 10-11 Av
In Memory Of: Earle Fritz by his children and grandchildren. Frieda Davis, mother, by Tammi and Mark Davis and family. Anna Sugarman Bank, mother, by Estelle and Allan Rose and family. Ezra Gratz, father, by his family. Irene Rubin, mother and grandmother, by Margi, Steve, and Nathaniel Hoffman and Rebecca Hammerman. Freda Renbaum by Barbara and Tom Steinhardt and family. Joseph Bernhardt, father, by Doris and Jay Bernhardt and family. Sean Humphries, great-grandson, by Ruth Orlin. Florence S. Fish by her children and grandchildren.

Friday and Saturday, August 21 and 22 | 1-2 Elul
In Honor Of: The Bat Mitzvah of Hannah Katherine Buchoff, by her parents, Lisa Cohen and Steven Buchoff, and her grandparents, Carolyn Buchoff and Enid and Gerald Cohen. The Bar Mitzvah of Brett Austin Gold, by his parents, Michelle and Kyle Gold, his grandparents, Florene and Dr. Ronald Goldner, Ronda and David Silbermann, Ann and Michael Gold, and his greatgrandmother, Eleanor Kupzoff. In Memory Of: Maurice Buchoff, grandfather of Hannah Katherine Buchoff, on the occasion of Hannah’s Bat Mitzvah. Helen Chernak by Marlene and Dr. Irvin Pollack and family. Norma Emma Kemper, sister, by her family. Jesse Mogol, father and grandfather, by Ellen, Alan, Jonathan, Andrew, Sarah and Sophie Mogol. Harold Smulyan by his children and grandchildren. Irvin Goldner by Rosalind and Dr. Alfred Kronthal. Joseph Simon by Muriel Simon and family. Nettie Berman Schloss, mother, by Florence Hoffberger. Cele and Albert Landay, parents, by Rhona and Dr. Martin Levin and family. Harry L. Minch by his family. Lena S. Levy by Myra Levy and family. Howard Offit, brother, by Ethel Jacobs. Theodore Epstein, grandfather, by Ellen, Alan, Jonathan, Andrew, Sarah and Sophie Mogol. Arthur H. Goodman, father, by Tanna and Louis Omansky. Franklin David Schulman by Anita Schulman, children and grandchildren. Mary J. Cherney, on her birthday, by Judy Schwaber and family.

Perpetual Memorials
We observe the yahrzeits of these loved ones this month. May their memories bring blessing and goodness to those who remember them. 11 Av | August 1 * J. Benjamin Katzner * Annette Lowinger Samuel A. Simons 12 Av | August 2 * Rose Bamberger Frieda Davis * Rose Filtzer * Joseph Gordon * Belle Gurney * Yetta Rand * Mordchai Shualy 13 Av | August 3 Albert Israel Better * Herman Goldsmith * Sara Marjorie Katzoff * Philip Kravitz * William Levy Freda Renbaum * Irene Rubin * Jeanette Weinberg 14 Av | August 4 Joseph Bernhardt * Libby Getlan * Bessie L. Hoffman * Marilyn D. Plaine * Levi Plant * Julius Posner * Kate Ressin * Ethyl L. Roffman * Emilia Schiff Pearl Weintraub 15 Av | August 5 Lillian Wilner BrAver * Meier Brownstein * Sadie J. Crockin Dr. Jerome Cullen * Florence S. Fish * Rose S. Gainsburg * Joseph Kellert Theresa Klein * Hinda Peshe Levenson * Abraham Schwartzman * Elka Sukiennik 16 Av | August 6 * Samuel L. Bank * Dorothy F. Klaff * Barnett I. Levinson * Beatrice Stern Levy

Friday and Saturday, August 7 and 8 | 17-18 Av
In Memory Of: Philip Glassner, father, by his family. Leatrice Gevantman, mother, by Sandra Zylberman and family. Mark E. Rosenblatt, father and grandfather, by Susan, Douglas, Jonathan and Melanie Schehr and Sylvia Rosenblatt. Sybil Effron, mother, by James Effron and family. Doris Eigenberg, mother, by Judi and Marc Komins and family. Abraham Kemper by his children and grandchildren. Sylvia Borger, mother, by Lynne and Larry Lichtig and family. Larry Esterson by his wife and children. Jack Weintraub, father, by Rona and Dotsy Weintraub. Nancy Joan Levinson by her mother, Bernice Levinson.

Friday and Saturday, August 28 and 29 | 8-9 Elul
In Honor Of: The Bat Mitzvah of Hallye Rachel Rosenbloom, by her parents, Alisa and Michael Rosenbloom, and her grandparents, Miriam and Arnold Kahn and Simone and Larry Rosenbloom. In Memory Of: Eli Miller, father, by Bette Miller Sherman and Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Miller. George Rosen by Gordon Salganik and family. Esther Stark, mother, by Mitzi and Fred Nochumowitz. Irene Weinberg, mother, by Toba and Bill Grant and family and Kathy and Stevan Weinberg and family. Lena E. Bloomberg by Estelle Bloomberg and family. Irving D. Alter by his wife, children and grandchildren. Averon Waskins by Mitzi and Fred Nochumowitz. Jules Livingston by his family. Stanley Fisher, father, by his family. Esther Wyman Mazer by her husband, Frank Mazer, and family. Ida Attman, mother, by Mildred and Edward Attman and Phyllis and Leonard Attman. Harry Plotkin, father, by Marlene and Bernie Gerber, children grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Esther Crystal by Edna and Mace Crystal. Mollie B. Esterson by Sallye Esterson and family. Fannie Handelman, mother, by Donna and Mayer Handelman and family. Samuel D. Wolfson by Edna and Mace Crystal. Steven Szapiro by his mother, brother and grandmother. Henry Satisky by his wife, children and grandchildren. Nettie Goldman Weinstein by Harriette and Marvin Solomon and family. Edgar J. Hecht, Jr., father, by Jill and Louis Sapperstein and family. Sally Marie Kolker by Susan and Dr. Richard Kolker and family. Leo Amster, father, by Louise and Jay Weinberg and family. Jared Scott Levy, on his birthday, by his family.

Friday and Saturday, August 14 and 15 | 24-25 Av
In Memory Of: Shirlee Bart by her children and grandchildren. Samuel Gerber by Marlene and Bernie Gerber, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Irving Sanow, father and grandfather, by Michael Sanow and family. David Max by Beverly and Jordon Max and family. Herbert Luntz by his wife and children. Sophie Frankel, grandmother, by Dorothy Yankellow and family. Kitty Hamburger, mother, by Ina and Calvin Hamburger and family. Victoria Plaut, mother, by Rita and Dr. Marshall Plaut and family. Lillian Krongard, mother, by Cheryl and Dr. Manus L. Krongard and family. Elizabeth Goodhart, mother and grandmother, by Judy and Fred Zimmerman and family. Gabriel Goldman, on his birthday, by his children and grandchildren.

Sylvia Oseroff * Joseph Shapiro 17 Av | August 7 * Hilda Betten * Dorothy N. Caplan * Lena Morgenstern Caplan * Moses Hartz Gilbert W. Kitt * George J. Lipsitt * Joseph Rosen 18 Av | August 8 * George E. Brosler * Sol Ezrine * Rose Friedenwald * Philip Glassner * Wallace Lee Goldman * Albert Hoffenberg * Maurice Kemper * Eli Levine Zvi Pearl * Louis Samuels * Celia Sindler Adolphe Bammie Solomon * Annie Suskin * Sidney Udell 19 Av | August 9 * Louis Blaustein * Amelia Ehrlich * Elaine Goldberg * Ruth S. Krieger * George Reiter * Rose B. Walpert 20 Av | August 10 Bessie Cohen * Helen Greenfeld Jacobs * Jacob Joseph * Dr. Carol Beth Kleinman * B. Elliott Koppel * Anna Rochberg Mark Elliott Rosenblatt * Abraham Rubinson * Morris Solomon * Sheva Witz 21 Av | August 11 * Belle Baitch * Myer J. Cohen * Sybil Effron * Doris Eigenberg * Kalman Hettleman * Michael Meyers * Rachel Morris * Clara Pflaunlacher 22 Av | August 12 Louis Bernstein Rose Deitsch * Albert Edelstein Mae K. Elfman

* Herman L. Gilden * Ruth Goldstein * Abraham Kemper Stanley Krawitz * Anna Lerner * Philip Levin * Hannah R. Schloss * Henry O. Slusky 23 Av | August 13 * Rosa Alter * Dianna C. Barasch * Dr. Aaron Friedenwald * Nathan Gittelson * Julius H. Hess * Pincus Lazarus 24 Av | August 14 * Charles L. Edlavitch * Larry L. Esterson * Sander J. Gamerman * Frank S. Greenberg * Nancy Joan Levinson A. Benson Mirmelstein 25 Av | August 15 Beverly Blum * Harris Farbman Dorothy W. Gerber * Sidney Kanner * Belle Levinson * Joseph M. Savitz * Ethel Schwartzman * Morris Simmons * Moses N. Zenitz 26 Av | August 16 Ethel Harris * Miriam Katz * Ruth R. Sussman * Anna Taft Ruth S. Zaslow 27 Av | August 17 * Shirlee B. Bart * Sidney Blum * Bertha Coplon * Freda Kramer * Betti Krieger * Samuel Levenson * Florenz Maier * Sarah Miller * Charles Noonberg * Hilda Shulman * Dr. Sidney Wallenstein 28 Av | August 18 * Samuel Abraham Gerber Ida Heller Hoffman * Elinor Harriett Joffe * Hyman Levenson * Sara Pyes Irving Harris Sanow

29 Av | August 19 * Lillian L. Brown William Lawrence Felcher * Yetta B. Grossman * Edith Kropman David Max Leon Mohr 30 Av | August 20 Philip Greifer * Joseph A. Holtzman * Nathan Katz * Morris Kellert * Herbert Luntz Isidore Saye * Joseph Zerlina 1 Elul | August 21 * Louis Bernstein * Leopold Cohnen * Elizabeth Cohen Goodhart * Kitty Hamburger * Reba Rose Hess Philip Lipa Jacobi * Eunice Levy * Esther Mizen * Victoria Rosenfeld Plaut 2 Elul | August 22 * Yetta Becker * John Bodnar * Helen Patz Chernak * Harry Cooperstein * Esther Hoffman * Dora Samuels * Babette Westheimer * Mannie Winston 3 Elul | August 23 * Minna Altman Gertrude M. Guy * Norma Emma Kemper * Dr. Maxwell Kirschbaum Rose Miller Jesse Mogol * Tobias Swartz 4 Elul | August 24 Sylvia Berg * Sonia Bleiberg Benjamin Charles Cohen Helene Lois Dubick Louis K. Frank * Irvin Goldner Fred Junker * Belle Kravetz * Gertrude Melnicove * Gilbert Rosenour * Emil Scher * Joseph E. Simon Harold Yale Smulyan * Clara Weinstein

5 Elul | August 25 * William H. Cohen * Toba R. Egorin Sol Greenfeld * Benjamin Herman * Isaac L. Livingston * Irvin Nochumowitz * Ruth Sarah Rendelman * Dora Stein 6 Elul | August 26 * Frieda Barmack * Pearl Hoffman Bowman * Sadie W. Goldstein * Lillian H. Klein * Isidor Maier * Nettie Berman Schloss Sadie Tobias * Minnie Weinberg 7 Elul | August 27 * Samuel Barber * Rose Finkelstein Margalith * Nettye Wasserkrug 8 Elul | August 28 * Gershen Beichman * Minnie Cohen Theodore Epstein * Eva Goldfein Arthur H. Goodman Major Frederick W. Greenhut * Norman J. Keiser * Harry L. Minch * Howard Offit Anna Rosensweig Franklin D. Schulman * Zelda C. Wagonheim 9 Elul | August 29 * Mollye Barber * Frieda Holtzman * Eli Miller * Frances A. Muskin * Louis Nathans * George Rosen Sarah R. Schapiro * Helen R. Stulman Jerome S. Wasserkrug * Irene Weinberg 10 Elul | August 30 * Irving Daniel Alter * Lena E. Bloomberg * Nechama “Morah” Cohen * Benjamin Preissman * Irwin M. Sussman

11 Elul | August 31 * Idalee Friedman * Israel Greenthal * Ruthie Lois Holstein * Esther Wyman Mazer * Richard M. Needle * Abe Tobias 12 Elul | September 1 * Ida Attman * Esther Crystal * Anna Goldsmith Glass Martin B. Greenfeld * Robert Lee S. Hyman Florence S. Kramer * Louis Levitt * Joseph Magarill * Harry Plotkin * Eugene S. Walman * Asher Wilner 13 Elul | September 2 * Samuel Brown * Jacob Cooper * Mollie B. Esterson * Fannie G. Handelman David Hirschhorn * Abraham Sagner Steven F. Szapiro * Samuel David Wolfson 14 Elul | September 3 * Morris Ehudin * Lena Fineberg * Louis Hendler Rudolph Kent * Benjamin Kleiman * Libby Levenson * Shirley Morgan Henry Satisky Rebecca Schulman * Jerome G. Scherr Jack L. Silverman Nettie G. Weinstein 15 Elul | September 4 Leo Amster * Cecelia Goldstein * Harry Helzner Sally Marie Kolker * Nathan Paul Kramer * Zanvyl Krieger * Fred M. Sandy * David Schwaber * Sarah Shapiro *Memorial light

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