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2022 Passover Services & Events

Dear WJC Family,

Tami and I are eagerly anticipating hosting our first “typical” seders for Passover in this house—may we continue on this path and it be so. You know what I mean by typical—lots of people around the table, no Zoom computer running, plenty of haggadot stained with wine from mis-aimed plague droplets—routine seder stuff. Although I must admit, I am not sure if I will ever think of a seder, or any gathering of people, as routine again.  Continue reading Rabbi Arnowitz’s Passover Message

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Visit wjcenter.org/chametz2022 to delegate the power of attorney for sale of chametz as soon as possible so that it reaches us no later than Friday, April 15, at 11:48am.

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2022 Passover Services & Events

Download the 2022 Passover Guide in the April Review.

Sunday, March 27

11:00am: PJ Library Story Time and Sing Along
Join WJC PJ Library Story Teller, Eileen Fortuna. All children and their grownups are welcome to join us for stories, music, and movement.
Gym or Outside

Thursdays, March 31 and April 7, at  7:30pm: “Hot Tips for a Topical Meaningful Seder”
Rabbi Arnowitz and Cantor Goldberg take our normal “Thursday Night Torah” slot to share deeper meanings of different parts of the seder that resonate with our experiences of the past year—a special learning in preparation for Passover. Cantor Goldberg leads on March 31; Rabbi Arnowitz leads on April 7.
Zoom: 907858576

 

Tuesday, April 5

9:45am: Torah Talk with Rabbi Dalton
Join for a special exploration of the Passover story, the characters we encounter, and their transformation in the Haggadah.
Zoom: 83172526127

6:00pm: WJC Teens ~ Passover Scavenger Hunt
Join the teens for dinner followed by a fun quest for clues and prizes.
Inside at WJC

 

Thursday, April 14

6:00pm: Pre-Pesach Pizza Dinner
Join us for a dinner full of chametz before Pesach begins.

RSVP: https://wjcenter.shulcloud.com/form/Pre-PesachPizzaDinner

Note: There will be no services in the evenings of April 15 and 16.

 

Friday, April 15

7:00am: Morning Minyan followed by Siyyum
Rabbi Dalton leads us in the conclusion of a chapter of study, which will allow us to host a siyyum (concluding celebration) with chametz to supersede the Fast of the Firstborn.

9:30am: Chametz Roast and Marshmallow Toast
Bring your gathered leftovers to WJC and we will burn our chametz together. We will supply the marshmallows to toast and eat as we watch our chametz burn!
WJC Parking Lot

 

Saturday, April 16

9:15am: Morning Service
In person or Livestream

10:45am: Torah for Tots
Tkiya will be here to celebrate Passover! Children along with their grown up are invited to join us to sing songs, celebrate friendship, and enjoy learning about Shabbat. ECC-age children through Kindergarten.
Outside or WJC Youth Lounge

10:45am: Youth Services
Children in 1st grade through 6th grade join together to celebrate Passover.
Outside or Room 1-5

1:15pm: Mincha

 

Sunday, April 17

9:15am: Morning Service
In person or Livestream

10:45am: Torah for Tots
Together with Tkiya leading our service, children with their grownup join us as we march around with the Torah and sing our holiday songs together. ECC-age children through Kindergarten.
Outside or WJC Youth Lounge

10:45am: Youth Services
Children in 1st grade-6th grade join together for Youth Services.
Outside or Room 1-5

7:15pm: Mincha/Ma’ariv

 

Monday, April 18 to Thursday, April 21

7:00am: Chol HaMoed Passover
In person in the sanctuary or Zoom: 725228994 pw: 955696

7:00pm: Chol HaMoed Passover
Zoom: 445906724

 

Tuesday, April 19

6:00pm: WJC Teens ~ Chocolate Seder
WJC teens will make chocolate creations and consume them at a scrumptious mock seder! Dinner will be served before the sweets begin.

 

Wednesday, April 20

11:00am: WJC Teens: Passover Lunch Break
Come to WJC for lunch! Don’t bring food, but you are welcome to bring a friend! RSVP to Ally@wjcenter.org.

 

Thursday April 21

7:15pm: Evening Minyan

 

Friday, April 22

9:15am: Morning Service
In person or Livestream

10:45am: Torah for Tots
What was your favorite part of Passover? Did you enjoy the matzah? Come share with family and friends! ECC-age children through Kindergarten.
Outside or  WJC Youth Lounge

10:45am: Youth Services
Children in 1st grade-6th grade share what they love about Passover.
Outside or Room 1-5

7:30pm: Friday Evening Service

 

Saturday, April 23

9:15am: Morning Service
Please note: Yizkor will be recited after 10:30am
In person or Livestream

10:45am: Torah for Tots
Passover is almost over and it is time for us to celebrate the holiday and Shabbat. ECC-age children through Kindergarten.
Outside or WJC Youth Lounge

10:45am: Youth Services
Celebrate Shabbat and our final day of Passover! Children in 1st grade-6th grade join together for Youth Services.
Outside or Room 1-5

7:30pm: Mincha/Ma’ariv and Havdalah

8:27pm:Eat Chametz

9:00pm: Sold Chametz will revert back to your possession

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