From: Monday–Friday, 8:00–8:15 am
All are invited to join us each morning Monday through Friday on Zoom.
For the link, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
From: Monday–Friday, 8:30-9:00 am
Bring some calm to the start of your day by joining Rabbi Buchdahl and special guests every morning for a call-in meditation practice and a little Torah. Meditation helps boost the immune system, relieve stress and anxiety, and center the mind. No experience necessary. If you can breathe, you can meditate!
Please note new call-in number:
+1 253 215 8782, ID: 580 872 399, then press #.
Monday, September 1: Separation Anxiety
Tuesday, September 2: Knowing How the Story Ends
Sof=End or Sof Sof=Finally
Tuesday, September 8: Are We Two Bodies with One Head?
Thursday, September 10: Knowing How the Story Ends
Tuesday, September 15: Today the World is Conceived!
Mantra: Hayom Harat Olam
Additional sources and recordings of past sessions are available here.
From: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:00–12:30 pm
Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon for this great chance to connect virtually in-person with Central’s clergy team. A different member of our clergy team—or a special guest!—will share a favorite text, a new piece of music or arrangement, answer questions, or even lead a short cooking segment.
Tuesday, September 15: Sasha Kopp,fused glass artist and former Assistant Early Childhood Director of Central Synagogue’s Nursery School, for a lesson in mezuzot
Thursday, September 17: Rabbi Lisa Rubin, “Jewish Genetics–OY!—A conversation with JScreen’s Hillary Kener Regelman on the importance of Jewish Genetic Testing.”
To join us online for this program, simply visit Central Synagogue’s Facebook page.
Location: Zoom & Livestream
From: 6:00 pm - 7:15pm
Because of COVID-19, this year’s meeting will be held virtually. All congregants are encouraged to attend via zoom or to watch the livestream. In accordance with Article V, Section 3(b) of the By Laws, we will vote to elect new officers and trustees and we will hear from our President, Treasurer, and Senior Rabbi. At this year’s meeting, we will also be seeking approval for a Resolution passed by of the Board of Trustees to enter into a proposed transaction involving some of our Transferable Development Rights (“air rights”).
—Joe Sofer, Secretary
We strongly encourage you to cast your vote online via proxy, whether or not you are able to join the meeting. Please note, members who have opted to receive communications via the United States Postal Service, will receive a paper proxy that they can complete and return to us.
Note that only primary members and their spouses or partners may vote; non-member spouses, adult children, or other dependents in your family are not eligible.
The Nominating Committee is tasked with providing, by March 31st, a recommendation to the Board of Trustees for first-term trustees as well as re-nominating trustees completing their first and second terms. Additionally, the Committee nominates first-term officers and re-nominates continuing officers.
Trustees are eligible for three three-year terms and officers are eligible for four one-year terms. President is eligible for three one-year terms.
Here is this year’s slate:
Jeremy Fielding, President
Brad Bernstein, Vice President
Michael Gamzon, Vice President
Jill Seigerman, Vice President
Shonni Silverberg, Vice President
Jon May, Treasurer
Joe Sofer, Secretary
Submitted March 2020: Abigail Pogrebin (chair) with committee members Cindy Edelson, Mari Hinojosa, Benjamin Lawsky, Jaymere Stein, and Steve Steinman.
If you are unable to join via Zoom, you may watch the livestream on our website.
Your tax-deductible contribution to our Annual Yom Kippur Appeal will provide for Central’s exceptional educational, community, and spiritual programs and help enrich the Jewish experience of our members and the community-at-large.