Faces & Areas: Shaarey Zedek Hosts Fun Family members Events

Rabbis Aaron Starr and Yoni Dahlen, and Lindsay Mall created songs. (Congregation Shaarey Zedek)

Shabbat Shalom Tots, started in early summertime for youngsters ages -6 and their favored adults — moms and dads, grandparents and good friends.

Congregation Shaarey Zedek has released new systems to convey jointly congregation customers and the group with up to date spouse and children-friendly and inclusive situations for all ages, including Shabbat Shalom Tots, a household-welcoming and musical Friday provider.

Shabbat Shalom Tots, began in early summer time for small children ages -6 and their favored grownups — mom and dad, grandparents and pals. Extra than 40 of them attended the Aug. 13 Friday afternoon outdoor service with Rabbis Aaron Starr and Yoni Dahlen, and Lindsay Shopping mall, for singing, dancing and ice cream treats. 

Congregation users have been also on hand for Hazon Detroit’s Michigan Jewish Food stuff Competition on Aug. 16. The CSZ loved ones staffed a booth at the competition, giving complimentary healthy eating cookbooks and other details.   

Other new applications contain TGIS (Thank God it’s Shabbat), a Friday night time “Green” Shabbat and Barbecue, which was vibrant musical support that questioned attendees to target on environmental best practices and means to enhance day-to-day sustainability and the Twilight Stroll and Havdalah with Vacant Nesters at Maybury Point out Park. The Empty Nesters is a group to foster camaraderie amongst all those customers with fewer family obligations. 

“Our synagogue spouse and children works to meet up with associates and the neighborhood where by they are,” mentioned Rabbi Aaron Starr. 

“We’ve adapted our programs to the schedules and assortment of interests of a assorted group of members, including keeping pandemic safety in brain.  Our skill to pivot has worked to enrich the Jewish journeys of existing associates and to entice new customers as perfectly. Our new courses suit their life, and are meaningful and pleasurable.” 

Na’amah Segal Karas and Rhonda Rich
Na’amah Segal Karas and Rhonda Wealthy Congregation Shaarey Zedek
Sue Smith and Na’amah Segal Karas.
Sue Smith and Na’amah Segal Karas. Congregation Shaarey Zedek
Rabbi Yoni Dahlen hands a popsicle
Rabbi Yoni Dahlen arms a popsicle Congregation Shaarey Zedek
Shabbat Shalom Tots Ice Cream Party with ice cream by Hello Marla.
Shabbat Shalom Tots Ice Cream Party with ice product by Hello Marla. Congregation Shaarey Zedek
Dierdre Holt and Barbara Levitt
Dierdre Holt and Barbara Levitt Congregation Shaarey Zedek