July 2015 – KRRS Moving Forward

Kol Rinah Religious School Ends On A Happy Note! Our last Sunday of the 2014-2015 school year ended with students, their families and staff coming together for “Sunday Sundaes” in the Mirowitz Auditorium where everyone got to create their own brownie/ice cream treat! Then the Talent Show closed out the morning with pianists: Sam Bernstein,…

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May 2015 – KRRS Moving Forward

HERE’S WHAT HAPPENED AT KOL RINAH RELIGIOUS SCHOOL, 2014 – 2015 We had a staff of hard-working, creative people who were always prepared to make Jewish learning engaging and relevant for their students. As Director, I could not have asked for a better group of teachers and assistants to be with your children on Sundays…

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March 2015 – KRRS MOVING FORWARD!

Continuing with my theme of “why” from the February “Voice”, here is another question: WHY HAVE A MITZVAH DAY? Why spend time meeting with others to design projects for our community to execute? Why round up all the synagogue committees and departments to lead stations where projects can be carried out? Why make phone calls…

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February 2015 – KRRS Moving Forward!

Whether a child, a teenager or an adult, the “why” we engage in any kind of learning activity is an important question to explore. I offer my updated letter from our 2014-15 KRRS Parent Handbook as a partial answer to the following question: “WHY offer supplemental Jewish Education?” In Pirke avot, “The Ethics of the…

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January 2015 – KRRS Moving Forward!

Once again, another Happy New Year, 2015, to everyone. You all should have seen it somewhere – in a Tuesday letter from the Religious School; in a flyer; in the bulletin; on the Lobby monitor, and other various locations – KOL RINAH MITZVAH DAY, JANUARY 18, 2015! Lay leaders and Staff have been busy, since…

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December 2014 – KRRS Moving Forward!!

December is about giving, especially giving to loved ones, giving to those in need and giving back to your community. Back in September, Mr. Larry Koenig did the mitzvah of giving back to the synagogue by delivering a beautiful hand crafted “Aron Hakadosh” to the Religious School. This project had been requested several years back…

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November 2014 – KRRS Moving Forward

September and October were filled with many activities at Kol Rinah Religious School. In September. . . ·      We began the year on Sunday, September 7, with the Men’s Club serving up a tasty pancake breakfast. ·      Besides returning to Jewish studies, students were privileged to hear Rabbi Fasman sound the shofar in their classes…

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October 2014 – KRRS MOVING FORWARD!

We continue the month of Tishri, 5775, as we enter October and continue to observe and celebrate our High Holy Days. This is also the Fall season, a time of harvest and a time of giving thanks – Sukkot, our “Jewish Thanksgiving”. It is time for “an attitude of gratitude.” Which leads me to a…

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KRRS IN MOTION is now . . . KRRS MOVING FORWARD!

Calling all Kol Rinah students and parents!!! Come one, come all and take part in the High Holiday Happenings! Though this year’s calendar is posted on our web page, the month of September appears below so that you can plan for what has been scheduled: Sunday, September 7       (12 Elul )                 9:30 a.m. – 12:30…

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