Here is this week's Update for period November 3 - November 16.
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Annual Zantop Lecture

Saturday, November 5, 2016,
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Moore Hall B03

Lecturer: Irene Kaandes, Dartmouth College
Seven Lessons I Learned From Studying the Holocaust and
How They Can Help Us Cope with the Disgrace of Our Times
This event is free and open to the public.
Sponsored by the Comparative Literature Program and the Leslie Center for the Humanities

It is a Fundraiser for UVJC

At the Roth Center
Sunday, November 6, 2016
12:30p – 4:00p

 $50.00 per person
Includes lunch, door prizes and raffle opportunities!!
Invite your friends who play!!
Learners, Beginners and Advanced players

All are welcome!
Special Door Prize for person who brings the most friends to play
For more information
Contact: Lisa Silbert or call 603-738-1731
Please RSVP to UVJC at 603-646-0460
Eastman Shabbat has been rescheduled
to Friday November 11
For more information:
please contact Sue Berg at
Join us in supporting Syrian refugees
The social action committee is forming a subcommittee to support Syrian refugees.   One aspect of this work will be to support the non-governmental Israeli group IsraAid and the Berlin Jewish community in their work with Syrian refugees in Germany.  To join the subcommittee or for more information, please contact either Jeff Bell  ( or 802 436 2801) or the social action committee at


Do you know someone under the weather?  How about bringing them some HOMEMADE kosha chicken matzo ball soup.  Bet they would really appreciate it. 

Give the UVJC Soup Group a call or email by contacting Carole in the UVJC Office at 603-646-0460 or
Friday Night Reform Services

The UVJC will be offering Friday Night Reform services throughout the year.
If you are interested in helping to plan, participate in or just attend the services, let us know so we can keep you informed of upcoming services.

Please let the Ruach Committee know of your interest by emailing to Carole at  to be included on our mailing list.

"Like" us on Facebook!

The UVJC now has a Facebook page, in addition to the Facebook group.  "Like" our new page for updates, events, and more.  To find our page, click here or search "Upper Valley Jewish Community" on Facebook.

Caring Community Volunteers available
The Social Action Committee has a volunteer database of over 50 people waiting to provide a helping hand to UVJC community members in need.  Volunteers are able to help in many ways such as delivering a meal, grocery shopping, light house repairs, or visiting someone who is housebound. 

To request help for yourself or someone you care about, or to volunteer, contact us at  

Literature Lovers

              Sunday, December 4

     The Murder of William of Norwich

                 by E. M. Rose

E.M. Rose's engaging book delves into the story of William's murder and the notorious trial that followed to uncover the origin of the ritual murder accusation - known as the "blood libel" - in western Europe in the Middle Ages.

Literature Lovers usually meets at 7:00 pm the last Sunday of the month, unless otherwise noted. For location or more information, please contact Susan Cohen at (603) 643-3611, or
Shalom Walking Club
Like to be outdoors especially in the Fall?
Sign up to be a member of the Shalom Walking Club.
Sundays @ 10:00 am at the Roth Center.​

All levels All ages. 

Want to walk at a different day & time? Got ideas for outdoor outings?
UVJC Calendar of Services and Events
Thursday, November 3 - Wednesday, November 16

Friday, November 4
6:00 pm  Hillel Shabbat Service and Dinner - all are welcome

Saturday, November 5
10:00 am  Shabbat Service
Kiddush:  Judith Hertog and Gil Raz in celebration of their son, Miki, as he becomes a Bar Mitzvah

Sunday, November 6
10:00 am  Hebrew School - All Grades
12:30 to 4:00 pm  Mah Jongg Fundraiser for UVJC

Tuesday, November 8
12:00 pm  Torah Study with Rabbi Boraz
1:30 pm  Torah Study II
4:00 pm  Hebrew School - Grades 3-7

Thursday, November 10
12:00 pm  Guide for the Perplexed

Friday, November 11
6:00 pm  Hillel Shabbat Service and Dinner - all are welcome

Saturday, November 12
10:00 am  Shabbat Service
Kiddush:  Henrike Frowein and Daniel Benjamin in celebration of their son, Jonah, as he becomes a Bar Mitzvah

Sunday, November 13
10:00 am  Hebrew School - All Grades

Tuesday, November 15
12:00 pm  Torah Study with Rabbi Boraz
1:30 pm  Torah Study II
4:00 pm  Hebrew School - Grades 3-7
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