We hope you, your family, and friends are safe and sound. Here is this week’s Library Minyan Weekly Update for December 25, 2020.
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Reimagined JWW Walk to End Genocide
Join Dianne Shershow, our Temple Beth Am Jewish World Watch Representative, for a reimagined JWW Walk to End Genocide which continues through December! Sign up for the Beth Am Team here.
Most importantly, please make a contribution to continue JWW’s vital ongoing projects throughout the world. For more information please text Dianne at 323-314-3549.
Haftarah Plethora Miketz
In this week’s Haftorah Plethora, the boys delve into Ezekiel, whom Robert Alter calls the strangest of all the prophets. Larry sings and Rick coins the term “tropomatopoeia” as they explore Ezekiel’s call for national unity.
The Mishnah Study Group will be gathering to learn on December 26th with Norm Green.
Library Minyan Talk: Carl Laemmle and the Jews of Baden-Wurttemberg
On December 29 at 7:00 pm, Deborah Blum will speak about: “Carl Laemmle and the Jews of Baden-Wurttemberg.” Sharing the findings of her research for the documentary she and Warren Blum are producing, she will speak about how Carl Laemmle, her grandfather’s cousin and founder of Universal Studios — born in Laupheim, Baden-Wurttemberg — rescued hundreds of Jews from the area in the late 1930s.