dat Shalom Synagogue
had the honor last week
of showing its new Sefer
Torah during a day of
Dr. Eric Ray, a scribe, author and
artist, held Torah workshops
including an up-close look at a
fully-opened Torah. There were
also puppet shows, sedrah sessions
,==and the how-to's of aliyot, hagbah
and g'lilah were offered. Dr. Ray
will return on Oct. 18 to Adat
Shalom to add the final letters of
the Torah and participate in the
synagogue's Torah dedication.
Mathew Robins is proud of the picture he drew of a Torah.
Left: Rabbi Efry Spectre and friends
examine the new Torah.
Above: Elyse and Nancy Handelman
check out the design of a Torah cover.