Congregation Ahavas Achim
216 South 1st Avenue
P.O. Box 4242
Highland Park, N.J. 08904
Ahavas Achim

Special Announcements

YAHRZEIT OF RAV YEHUDAH AMITAL: In commemoration of the seventh yahrzeit of Rav Yehudah Amital z"l, his student Betzalel Posy will offer divrei torah and recollections in memory of his rebbe this Shabbat afternoon after the second Mincha in the Main Sanctuary. Rav Amital was the co-Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivat Har Etzion and a member of the Israeli cabinet, in addition to founding the Hesder Yeshiva movement.

NAMES NOT NUMBERS The entire community is invited for a special screening of Names Not Numbers in the Axelrad Social Hall at Ahavas Achim on Tisha B'Av, Tuesday, August 1, at 2:30 p.m. (Mincha will be at 2:00 p.m.). Researched, filmed, edited, and produced by the eighth grade students of RPRY (Class of 2016) in conjunction with a nationally recognized program, this moving and inspirational film interweaves conversations with Holocaust survivors from our community with the reflections of the students who recorded their accounts for posterity.

KINOT FOR KIDS: All children in Grades 3-6 are invited to a special program on the observance of Tisha B'Av at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 1, in the Youth Wing, featuring age-appropriate lessons, stories and songs about this day of national mourning. This program is dedicated by Leila Guzman in memory of her husband, Erez Guzmanז"ל

WOMEN’S TORAH INSTITUTE: Join us for “Fire!” with Dr. Susan Hornstein, this year’s fifth and final installment of Ahavas Achim Women’s Torah Institute. The Shiur will take place on Shabbat, August 5 at 5:00 p.m. at the home of Tova Renna, 254 South Adelaide, Highland Park. Come early or you may have to stand!

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