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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Community Forum on Aging at Brewer Medical Center (Tue. 14 Oct, 2014 10:00 am - 11:30 am)

Speaker of the House Mark Eves will hold a Community Forum on Aging at PCHC’s Brewer Medical Center (735 Wilson Street, Brewer) on October 14th from 10 - 11:30am, to hear from area seniors and community leaders on his aging initiative “KeepME Home”. Bangor area legislators, along with the Mayors of Bangor and Brewer, will also be in attendance. To RSVP, please contact Lynne Hanley at [email protected] or 207.287.1300.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Medication Take-Back Days (Wed. 15 Oct, 2014 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Brewer Medical Center Pharmacy, 735 Wilson Street, Brewer Stop by and turn in your unwanted or expired medications. Local police departments will be on-hand to safely dispose of them. The event is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. No appointment is needed. For more information, please call 992.4100 option 3

Open Mic plus The Loose Cannon Jug Band (Wed. 15 Oct, 2014 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

The Third Wednesday Open Mic plus at the Sandy Point Community Hall will feature the "Loose Cannon Jug Band" on October 15th. The fun begins at 6:30pm with an Open Mic for all ages, all styles of entertainment welcome. Please come to share your talent. The "Loose Cannon Jug Band" will take the stage at 8pm. Donations gratefully accepted. $3-$10. For more information contact Karen 207-567-3094.

Friday, October 17, 2014

Bangor Humane Society's ASPCA Mega Match-a-thon (All day)

The Bangor Humane Society will join 33 other animal welfare organizations to participate in the nationwide ASPCA ‘Mega Match-a-thon’ events presented by Subaru and sponsored locally by Qualey Granite and Quartz, which will take place from October 17-19, 2014., a large-scale adoption event held annually nationwide in an effort to save the lives of more shelter animals. The Bangor Humane Society will be open extended hours during the event, offer discounted adoption fees, and all dogs and cats will come spayed/neutered, vaccinated, microchipped and with an ID and collar.   TIMES: Friday and Saturday October 17-18 10 am to 8 pm and Sunday October 19th from 11 am to 3 pm

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Rummage sale (Sat. 18 Oct, 2014 8:00 am - Sun. 19 Oct, 2014 12:00 pm)

Rummage Sale at St. John's Episcopal Church, 225 French Street, Bangor, on Saturday October 18 from 8 AM to Noon.  Good quality clothes for all ages, household items, toys, books, music, and jewelry.  Proceeds to go to the church budget and mission/outreach projects.  Donations are welcome - please call the church office at 947-0156.

Preventive Dental Health Day (Sat. 18 Oct, 2014 8:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Saturday, October 18th in honor of National Dental Hygiene Month College Avenue Dental Associates will be hosting a free preventive dental health day. They will be seeing patients free of charge for dental x-rays, exams, cleanings, and fluoride. This will be held from 8am to 3pm.

Beekeepers annual meeting (-)

Beekeepers Buzzing around Hampden Academy

More than 200 beekeepers will arrive in Hampden this month for the annual meeting and conference of the Maine State Beekeepers Association. The event brings together beekeepers and non-beekeepers alike from all over Maine to hear guest speakers, meet other likeminded folks and see some of the many vendors.

The meeting will be held at the new Hampden Academy at 89 Western Ave, Hampden. Doors will open at 8am on Saturday October 18th. Dr. Dewey Caron will be key note speaker. With more than 43 years experience in honeybee research, he will deliver two talks aimed to inform both the experienced and inexperienced at beekeeping. He will look at the basics of opening the hive and reading the brood frame as well as bee stewardship.

There will be vendors and a huge selection of raffle items, the proceeds of which will go to the MSBA and all the good work they do.

The meeting is open only to members of the MSBA and will cost $35 which includes lunch, drinks and snacks through the daylong event. If you would like to attend you can preregister by joining MSBA ($15) and getting your ticket on line at www.mainebeekeepers.org/annual-meeting/ Cost of admission goes up to $45 plus membership if you register on line after October 11th or at the door.

Penobscot County Beekeepers Association, as hosts, are organizing the event, recruiting vendors and assembling the raffle assortment. If you are interested in being a vendor or donating a raffle item please contact them at [email protected]

Bangor Humane Society's ASPCA Mega Match-a-thon (All day)

The Bangor Humane Society will join 33 other animal welfare organizations to participate in the nationwide ASPCA ‘Mega Match-a-thon’ events presented by Subaru and sponsored locally by Qualey Granite and Quartz, which will take place from October 17-19, 2014., a large-scale adoption event held annually nationwide in an effort to save the lives of more shelter animals. The Bangor Humane Society will be open extended hours during the event, offer discounted adoption fees, and all dogs and cats will come spayed/neutered, vaccinated, microchipped and with an ID and collar.   TIMES: Friday and Saturday October 17-18 10 am to 8 pm and Sunday October 19th from 11 am to 3 pm

Castine Pumpkin Fest (Sat. 18 Oct, 2014 10:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Time to GET YOUR PUMPKIN ON!  It's the first annual Pumpkin Fest on Saturday, October 18th from 10AM until 5PM on  Castine's Waterfront. The Castine Pumpkin Fest promises to be fun for the whole family with lots of children's activities including pumpkin decorating, face painting, a pumpkin Tidal Race competition among area schools, a pumpkin Olympics and much more. There will be live music, food and craft vendors, a pumpkin cooking competition, live auctions, a golf pitch and putt 50/50 competition and a Beer Garten.  A pancake breakfast will be held at the Castine Trinitarian Congregational Church on Main Street from 8AM until 10AM.  For more information, visit FACEBOOK.COM/CASTINEPUMPKINFEST or WWW.VISITCASTINE.COM

Castine Pumpkin Fest (Sat. 18 Oct, 2014 10:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Time to GET YOUR PUMPKIN ON!  It's the first annual Pumpkin Fest on Saturday, October 18th from 10AM until 5PM on  Castine's Waterfront. The Castine Pumpkin Fest promises to be fun for the whole family with lots of children's activities including pumpkin decorating, face painting, a pumpkin Tidal Race competition among area schools, a pumpkin Olympics and much more. There will be live music, food and craft vendors, a pumpkin cooking competition, live auctions, a golf pitch and putt 50/50 competition and a Beer Garten.  A pancake breakfast will be held at the Castine Trinitarian Congregational Church on Main Street from 8AM until 10AM.  For more information, visit FACEBOOK.COM/CASTINEPUMPKINFEST or WWW.VISITCASTINE.COM

Spectral Photography Walking Tour (Sat. 18 Oct, 2014 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Bring your camera (flashlight, too) and join Dawnland Tours on a spirited tour of Mount Hope Cemetery at dusk.  Learn about the topic of spectral photography in the Victorian Era as you walk through the country’s second oldest Garden Cemetery.  Meet a few of the 30,000 permanent residents, hear stories of New England’s vampiric past, and have the opportunity to take photos as you seek evidence of the world beyond the veil.  Meets at Mount Hope Cemetery (1048 State Street, Bangor)Times adjusted per tour to accommodate sunset photos)$15 per person Saturday, October 4 at 5:30 p.m.Saturday, October 18 at 5:00 p.m.

Public Supper (Sat. 18 Oct, 2014 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Elm Street Congregational Church in Bucksport will have a public supper on Saturday, October 18 at 5-6 p.m.  The supper will have homemade casseroles, salads, rolls and pies.  Admission is $7.00 for adults, $3.00 for children ages 5-10 and there is no cost for children under 5.

Public Supper (-)

Public Supper, Eddington ME
Beans and Casseroles, Salads and Pickles,
Rolls and Pies
North Brewer-Eddington United Methodist Church,
Rte. 9 on the bend
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Serving 5:00 and 5:30PM
Adults $8.00, Children $4.00
Childcare Available
Any questions please call the church: 989-4715

Chili & Chowders Supper at Comins Hall in Eddington (Sat. 18 Oct, 2014 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Foliage is falling, wood smoke is in the air and we are all ‘right out straight’ readying for winter. It’s chilly at night so – warm up with us! Event: First Ever – Chili & Chowders Supper Sittings at 5pm and 6pm Venue: Eddington Clifton Civic Center (Comins Hall) 1387 Main Road (Route 9), Eddington Tickets: Still just $7 for adults and teens, $3 for children Menu: Ladling up Chill Chasing Chili, Fabulous Fish Chowder, and Comforting Corn Chowder. Accompanied by baskets of handmade breads, rolls, biscuits and cornbread.  Also, a surprise vegetable salad. Finished off with your choice of homemade pies celebrating fall flavors. Join us for this new menu adventure! Note: This is our final supper of the season. We will be back at the stoves, cooking from scratch, starting in June 2015. Thank you to all who joined us for dinner this season. This supper is part of our ongoing program to pay for upkeep of and fund repairs to the Eddington Clifton Civic Center. The Hall is celebrating 135 years of serving the community and is a registered National Historic Place. Visit our website at www.cominshall.org for more info about us. Contact Person: Susan A. Dunham Shane 207-843-6441 267 Hatcase Pond Road Eddington, Me 04428 [email protected]

DownEast Dancer present The Delta Knights (Sat. 18 Oct, 2014 7:30 pm - Sun. 19 Oct, 2014 6:00 am)

DownEast Dancers invite you to dance to the fun, energetic music of The Delta Knights, one of Maine's premier dance bands.   Swing, Blues, R&B, Classic Rock. All are welcome. Come dance with us!   FMI: 469-3771          

DownEast Dancers present The Delta Knights (Sat. 18 Oct, 2014 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm)

DownEast Dancers invite you to dance to the fun, energetic music of The Delta Knights, one of Maine's premier dance bands. Swing, Blues, R&B, Classic Rock. 7:30-10:30PM at the Ellsworth YMCA Gym. Admission $12/$8 seniors and students. All are welcome. Come dance with us! FMI: 469-3771

"Sole" Walk (Sat. 18 Oct, 2014 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

The Jonesboro Union Church will host a benefit “Sole Walk” at 9:00 AM on Saturday, Oct. 18th to raise funds for the Church general fund and to purchase a generator for the Chandler River Community Warming Center. The 3-mile walk will take place on the foliage-lined Look’s Point Road in Jonesboro. Those who would like to participate but cannot walk or run have the option of rocking in the Chandler River Community Center. Participants are asked to raise a minimum registration fee of $15 through pledges. Registration will take place from 8:00-8:45 on the morning of the 18th at the Chandler River Center next to the Jonesboro Union Church. Local businesses and community members have donated prizes to be awarded to the top three fund raisers, the youngest and oldest participants, all those raising more than $50 in pledges, and for the popular “Participant’s Choice Drawing.”

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Rummage sale (Sat. 18 Oct, 2014 8:00 am - Sun. 19 Oct, 2014 12:00 pm)

Rummage Sale at St. John's Episcopal Church, 225 French Street, Bangor, on Saturday October 18 from 8 AM to Noon.  Good quality clothes for all ages, household items, toys, books, music, and jewelry.  Proceeds to go to the church budget and mission/outreach projects.  Donations are welcome - please call the church office at 947-0156.

DownEast Dancer present The Delta Knights (Sat. 18 Oct, 2014 7:30 pm - Sun. 19 Oct, 2014 6:00 am)

DownEast Dancers invite you to dance to the fun, energetic music of The Delta Knights, one of Maine's premier dance bands.   Swing, Blues, R&B, Classic Rock. All are welcome. Come dance with us!   FMI: 469-3771          

Monday, October 20, 2014

Trading Dams: The Penobscot River Restoration Project and the Future of Dam Law (Mon. 20 Oct, 2014 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Mitchell Center for Sustainability Solutions – Fall 2014 Seminar Series Monday, October 20 at 3pm Location: 107 Norman Smith Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME Dave Owen, University of Maine School of Law Trading Dams: The Penobscot River Restoration Project and the Future of Dam Law Co-sponsors: Mitchell Center for Sustainability Solutions, Ecology & Environmental Sciences Program  http://umaine.edu/mitchellcenter/seminars/    

Friday, October 24, 2014

THE TURN OF THE SCREW (Fri. 24 Oct, 2014 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

 Ten Bucks Theatre Company invites you to experience THE TURN OF THE SCREW By Jeffrey Hatcher from the novel by Henry James Directed by Ben Layman      

A chill is in the air . . . the leaves are turning . . . and the unmistakable melancholy energy of Autumn inspires Ten Bucks' next offering, THE TURN OF THE SCREW.      

Ten Bucks Theatre is gearing up to present this classic tale of terror just in time for the Halloween season! The Victorian era thriller starring Jesse McCormick and Melissa Burkart tells the tale of a young governess who arrives at an isolated English manor to care for two recently orphaned children. Soon, she begins to see two mysterious spirits haunting the children. She struggles to maintain her sanity while finding a way to save the children from the clutches of the evil apparitions.      

THE TURN OF THE SCREW will be performed at the Eddington/Clifton Civic Center (1347 Main Rd., Rt. 9) Oct 24, 25, 31 and Nov 1 at 7pm and Oct 26 and Nov 2 at 2pm. All tickets are $10.00 (cash or checks, only). Box office in the Hall opens 1 hour prior to show times.  

There will be a special presentation of Maine based ghost stories before the show on Oct 31st and Nov 1st. (Curtain time for these dates remains 7pm)     The Bangor Public Library invites those who'd like to delve deeper with the text and enhance their viewing to attend their play group's reading and discussion of THE TURN OF THE SCREW on Tuesday, October 21 and Saturday, October 25.      

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Craft Fair and Luncheon (Sat. 25 Oct, 2014 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Alton United Methodist Women Craft Fair and Haddock Chowder Luncheon 10:00-2pm Saturday October 25 at the Alton United Methodist Church, 3494 Bennoch Road, Alton. For more information please call Mrs. Earley 394-3912

Benefit Dinner for Jeff and Monica Campbell (Sat. 25 Oct, 2014 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

We are having a spaghetti w/meat sauce, salad and yeast roll dinner to help the Campbells with their medical expenses. Jeff has leukemia and MCAS, Monica is a type 1 diabetic. They are without medical insurance and are unable to afford their medications. There will also be a silent auction, a bake sale and a 50/50 raffle!

Baked Bean Supper (Sat. 25 Oct, 2014 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm)

Baked Bean Supper at the Stillwater Federated Church, Saturday, October 25th from 4:30-6:00PM

Adults $7.00, Children $1.00

For more information: Peggy 827-3847

Baked Bean Supper (Sat. 25 Oct, 2014 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm)

Baked Bean Supper
at Clifton United Baptist Church
742 Airline Rd.
Clifton
 
Saturday October, 25th., 2014
4:30-6:00 PM
 
$8.00 Adults and $4.00 Children

Youth Hunter's Breakfast (Sat. 25 Oct, 2014 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

The Youth Hunter's Breakfast is being held Saturday, October 25th from 5am until 9 am in the lower level Community Room of the East Orrington Congregational Church which is located at 38 Johnson Mill Road near the intersection with Snows Corner Road in Orrington.  There is a lot of parking available.  $5 Donation accepted.

Bean Supper (Sat. 25 Oct, 2014 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Heart Healthy Bean Supper
yellow, pea pork & beans and vegetarian spicy BBQ beans, heart healthy salads, American chop suey, Mac & Cheese, Cornbread, Hallow-weenies (hot dogs) and Pies
Enjoy beautiful piano music as you dine.
Saturday, October 25th, 2014
5-6PM
$7.00 Adults; $3.00 Children; $20.00 Family
 
First United Methodist Church
703 Essex St., Bangor
 
Proceeds benefit My Friend's Place and Memory Joggers.

Harvest Christian Concert (-)

Harvest Christian Concert
Hosted by Legacy, Inc. a non-profit that helps provide tuition assistance for Christian education.
 
** FREE ADMISSION**
 
Featured Performing Artists:
*Founded Trio
*Rise and Run
*Alison Turtlott
 
Where: The Rock Church, corner of Ohio and Finson Road, Bangor
 
Times: Saturday, October 25 6:00 PM
 
Hymns, Traditional & Contemporary Christian Music
Love offering accepted.
Proceeds go to benefit Legacy, Inc. www.legacyinc1.com

Eddington Fire Department Haunted House & Hay Ride (Sat. 25 Oct, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

  Eddington Fire Department is hosting their eleventh annual Fire Department Haunted House. 906 Main Road, Eddington. Saturday, October 25, 2014. 6 pm - 8 pm. This is a "family friendly" haunted house. There will also be face painting, a coloring contest, treats and a hay ride! Haunted House will run rain or shine and the Hayride will run weather permitting. Admission is FREE; donations are accepted and help support our community events.

THE TURN OF THE SCREW (Sat. 25 Oct, 2014 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

 Ten Bucks Theatre Company invites you to experience THE TURN OF THE SCREW By Jeffrey Hatcher from the novel by Henry James Directed by Ben Layman      

A chill is in the air . . . the leaves are turning . . . and the unmistakable melancholy energy of Autumn inspires Ten Bucks' next offering, THE TURN OF THE SCREW.      

Ten Bucks Theatre is gearing up to present this classic tale of terror just in time for the Halloween season! The Victorian era thriller starring Jesse McCormick and Melissa Burkart tells the tale of a young governess who arrives at an isolated English manor to care for two recently orphaned children. Soon, she begins to see two mysterious spirits haunting the children. She struggles to maintain her sanity while finding a way to save the children from the clutches of the evil apparitions.      

THE TURN OF THE SCREW will be performed at the Eddington/Clifton Civic Center (1347 Main Rd., Rt. 9) Oct 24, 25, 31 and Nov 1 at 7pm and Oct 26 and Nov 2 at 2pm. All tickets are $10.00 (cash or checks, only). Box office in the Hall opens 1 hour prior to show times.  

There will be a special presentation of Maine based ghost stories before the show on Oct 31st and Nov 1st. (Curtain time for these dates remains 7pm)     The Bangor Public Library invites those who'd like to delve deeper with the text and enhance their viewing to attend their play group's reading and discussion of THE TURN OF THE SCREW on Tuesday, October 21 and Saturday, October 25.      

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Beth Abraham Sisterhood Rummage Sale (Sun. 26 Oct, 2014 8:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Beth Abraham Sisterhood fall rummage sale, Sunday October 26, 145 York Street, Bangor from 8:00AM to 1:00 PM.

THE TURN OF THE SCREW (Sun. 26 Oct, 2014 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm)

  Ten Bucks Theatre Company invites you to experience THE TURN OF THE SCREW By Jeffrey Hatcher from the novel by Henry James Directed by Ben Layman      

A chill is in the air . . . the leaves are turning . . . and the unmistakable melancholy energy of Autumn inspires Ten Bucks' next offering, THE TURN OF THE SCREW.      

Ten Bucks Theatre is gearing up to present this classic tale of terror just in time for the Halloween season! The Victorian era thriller starring Jesse McCormick and Melissa Burkart tells the tale of a young governess who arrives at an isolated English manor to care for two recently orphaned children. Soon, she begins to see two mysterious spirits haunting the children. She struggles to maintain her sanity while finding a way to save the children from the clutches of the evil apparitions.      

THE TURN OF THE SCREW will be performed at the Eddington/Clifton Civic Center (1347 Main Rd., Rt. 9) Oct 24, 25, 31 and Nov 1 at 7pm and Oct 26 and Nov 2 at 2pm. All tickets are $10.00 (cash or checks, only). Box office in the Hall opens 1 hour prior to show times.  

There will be a special presentation of Maine based ghost stories before the show on Oct 31st and Nov 1st. (Curtain time for these dates remains 7pm)       The Bangor Public Library invites those who'd like to delve deeper with the text and enhance their viewing to attend their play group's reading and discussion of THE TURN OF THE SCREW on Tuesday, October 21 and Saturday, October 25.      

Monday, October 27, 2014

We All Swim Downstream: Policy Solutions to Beach Water Pollution (Mon. 27 Oct, 2014 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Mitchell Center for Sustainability Solutions – Fall 2014 Seminar Series   Jon Devine, Senior Attorney, Water Program, Natural Resources Defense Council We All Swim Downstream: Policy Solutions to Beach Water Pollution Location: 107 Norman Smith Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME at 3pm Co-sponsors: Mitchell Center for Sustainability Solutions, New England Sustainability Consortium http://umaine.edu/mitchellcenter/seminars/  

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Orono Halloween Carnival (Thu. 30 Oct, 2014 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Halloween Carnival sponsored by Orono Parks & Rec., UMaine Greek Life and the Orono Public Library!  Show off your costume, paint a pumpkin, decorate a trick or treat bag, play games and more at the Orono Public Library!  Vote for your favorite scarecrow, get your face painted, check out our costume box for dress up ideas and get ready for trick or treating!  Popcorn and hot cider will be provided... candy?  Of course!  Start collecting candy early!  This carnival is designed for preschool through elementary aged kids and their families!  Free! Come join us!

Friday, October 31, 2014

THE TURN OF THE SCREW (Fri. 31 Oct, 2014 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

 Ten Bucks Theatre Company invites you to experience THE TURN OF THE SCREW By Jeffrey Hatcher from the novel by Henry James Directed by Ben Layman      

A chill is in the air . . . the leaves are turning . . . and the unmistakable melancholy energy of Autumn inspires Ten Bucks' next offering, THE TURN OF THE SCREW.      

Ten Bucks Theatre is gearing up to present this classic tale of terror just in time for the Halloween season! The Victorian era thriller starring Jesse McCormick and Melissa Burkart tells the tale of a young governess who arrives at an isolated English manor to care for two recently orphaned children. Soon, she begins to see two mysterious spirits haunting the children. She struggles to maintain her sanity while finding a way to save the children from the clutches of the evil apparitions.      

THE TURN OF THE SCREW will be performed at the Eddington/Clifton Civic Center (1347 Main Rd., Rt. 9) Oct 24, 25, 31 and Nov 1 at 7pm and Oct 26 and Nov 2 at 2pm. All tickets are $10.00 (cash or checks, only). Box office in the Hall opens 1 hour prior to show times.  

There will be a special presentation of Maine based ghost stories before the show on Oct 31st and Nov 1st. (Curtain time for these dates remains 7pm)     The Bangor Public Library invites those who'd like to delve deeper with the text and enhance their viewing to attend their play group's reading and discussion of THE TURN OF THE SCREW on Tuesday, October 21 and Saturday, October 25.      

SHABBATON WEEKEND And RABBI SIEMERS INSTALLATION (Fri. 31 Oct, 2014 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

We are excited about the upcoming interactive sessions with the noted Rabbi Feld, who will join us for a Shabbaton Weekend on October 31st and November 1st.    Friday evening:   We will have services, followed by a Shabbat Dinner for those who have made reservations.  At 7:30, Rabbi Feld will lead an interactive learning session where we will look at two psalms which allow us to see psalms as windows into our own experiences and inner lives.   Saturday: After kiddush, Rabbi Feld and Rabbi Siemers will lead a discussion relevant for the day.   Saturday evening: At 6PM, following Havdalah, Rabbi Feld will present a session on “A Taste of Talmud: How Do We Talk to Each Other?”  We share the same question which preoccupied the ancient rabbis  - if offended how to we respond? Come hear what they had to say and join in the conversation.  After the session, there will be refreshments during which you can informally talk to Rabbi Feld.   Formal Installation   The formal installation of Rabbi Siemers will held on Sunday, November 2nd at 1:30PM.     An installation ceremony commemorates the covenant between the Rabbi and the congregation to commit to building a community of loving kindness that strengths our lives and enhances the world around us. This celebration will be highlighted by a program of religious and community speakers including Rabbi Feld and Rev Haddix, and music by Anatole Wieck and Deborah Richman accompanied by Lucas Richman.  Refreshments and an informal social hour will follow.

SHABBATON WEEKEND And RABBI SIEMERS INSTALLATION (Fri. 31 Oct, 2014 7:00 pm - Mon. 3 Nov, 2014 7:00 pm)

We are excited about the upcoming interactive sessions with the noted Rabbi Feld, who will join us for a Shabbaton Weekend on October 31st and November 1st.    Friday evening:   We will have services, followed by a Shabbat Dinner for those who have made reservations.  At 7:30, Rabbi Feld will lead an interactive learning session where we will look at two psalms which allow us to see psalms as windows into our own experiences and inner lives.   Saturday: After kiddush, Rabbi Feld and Rabbi Siemers will lead a discussion relevant for the day.   Saturday evening: At 6PM, following Havdalah, Rabbi Feld will present a session on “A Taste of Talmud: How Do We Talk to Each Other?”  We share the same question which preoccupied the ancient rabbis  - if offended how to we respond? Come hear what they had to say and join in the conversation.  After the session, there will be refreshments during which you can informally talk to Rabbi Feld.   Formal Installation   The formal installation of Rabbi Siemers will held on Sunday, November 2nd at 1:30PM.     Aninstallation ceremony commemorates the covenant between the Rabbi and the congregation to commit to building a community of loving kindness that strengths our lives and enhances the world around us. This celebration will be highlighted by a program of religious and community speakers including Rabbi Feld and Rev Haddix, and music by Anatole Wieck and Deborah Richman accompanied by Lucas Richman.  Refreshments and an informal social hour will follow.