What’s Happening: Week of Feb. 5, 2014

What’s Happening: Week of Feb. 5, 2014



Thurs., Feb. 6

Lunch ‘N Learn ft. Rabbi Rosenthal, join Rabbi Laurence Rosenthal from Ahavath Achim Synagogue for a lively class and discussion as a part of the Lunch ‘N Learn series. Bring a dairy lunch or purchase from Goodfriend’s. Thurs., Feb. 6, 12 p.m. MJCCA Zaban park. Info, rabbi.glusman@atlantajcc.org.

Chevra Kadish Citywide Dinner, the annual dairy buffet, communitywide “Zayin Adar Seudah,” Seventh of Adar gathering for the traditional observance of the yahrzeit of Moshe Rabbeinu. Discussion and inspiration relevant to this “Chesed Shel Emes”, act of ultimate kindness, with speaker Rabbi Karmi Ingber. Thurs., Feb. 6, 6:30 p.m. Congregation Beth Jacob.

MJCCA Day Camp Registration, now open for returning campers, with more than 100 day camp options, including: Traditional Camps, Specialty Camps, Teen Camps, Performing Arts Camps, and Sports Camps. Visit, www.atlantajcc.org. Info, camps@atlantajcc.org, (678) 812-4004.


Sat ., Feb. 8

Gala Dinner and Auction, honoring Ben & Yafa Dosetareh, Sheila Faber, and Eyal & Aviva Postelnik. Dinner, open bar, auctions with prizes and more. Sat., Feb. 8, 8 p.m. Chabad of Cobb. RSVP or submit message to the Tribute Journal (by Jan. 15), www.chabadofcobb.com/dinner2014.


Tues., Feb. 11

Ambassador Ron Prosor at GHA, the second presentation of GHA’s Israel Speakers series features Ambassador Ron Prosor, Israel’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations. The Ambassador will speak on “Insight into Israel’s International Diplomacy.” Tues., Feb. 11, 7:30 p.m. Free. Greenfield Hebrew Academy. RSVP to speakers@ghacademy.org or call (404) 843-9900.

“Healthcare is Killing Us,” The Outrageous Cost of Being Alive. A Chyatte lecture with Dr. Steven Morris, managing partner of Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates. Tues., Feb. 11, 7:30 p.m. Free. Temple Sinai. RSVP, www.templesinaiatlanta.org


Fri., Feb. 14

Shabbat, Me & Rabbi G, Bring your children for a Shabbat-related activity and story in the Srochi Discovery Center. Songs and blessings with Rabbi Glusman. The Weinstein School Shabbat Dinosaur will also be stopping by! Challah and grape juice served. Fri., Feb. 14, 5 p.m. Free. MJCCA Zaban Park. Info, rabbi. glusman@atlantajcc.org or (678) 812-4161.


Sun., Feb. 16

Astrology, Judaism, & Health – “The Cosmic Connections,” with Maxine Taylor. As an internationally-known astrologer, she will share what our sages taught about astrology. A light dairy brunch will be served. Please bring a heart healthy dairy or vegetarian appetizer, salad, drink, or dessert to share. Sun., Feb. 16, 1 p.m. $5/person. Foundation Therapy Center. RSVP, shalomallga@gmail.com or (678) 461-4321