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Congregation Shir Tikvah — Friday-
Saturday, March 7-8. Rabbi Mitchell
Chefitz, Temple Israel of Greater
Miami, will be scholar-in-residence.
(248) 649-4418, ext. 11.
• Shabbat Services — Friday, March
7, 7:45 p.m. "An Overview of the
Cresting Waves of Jewish Spirituality:
What Does It Mean for Us Today?"
• Shabbat Services — Saturday,
March 8, 10 a.m. "Kabbalah, Kavanot
and Mystical Intention in the Liturgy of
the Torah" followed by lunch and work-
shop, "How to See a Miracle: Telling
Stories on the Deep, Deeper and Deepest
Levels." $8 lunch. RSVP by Feb. 28.
• Potluck Dinner and Program —
Saturday, March 8, 6:30 p.m. 'A
Congregation of Learners," applying week-
end learning. Klezmer band, Schmaltz, will
perform. Bring something to pass for
dairy potluck dinner. RSVP by Feb. 28.
Adat Shalom Synagogue — Men's
Club Shabbat Weekend. Send check
to Men's Club of Adat Shalom, 29901
Middlebelt Road, Farmington Hills,
MI 48334. (248) 851-5100.
• Dinner and Kabbalat Shabbat —
Friday, March 7, 6 p.m. $18 adults,
$10 children. RSVP by Feb. 28.
• Shabbat Service — Saturday, March
8. Men's club will lead services.
Students in Men's Club Hebrew
Literacy Program will be honored as
well as Mike Judikovic for his years of
service to the synagogue. Luncheon
will follow kiddush. $10 adults, $5
children. RSVP by Feb. 28.
Temple Shir Shalom — Saturday, March
8, 7 p.m. Black-tie Monte Carlo Night
will include hors d'oevres, wine, dinner,
gaming, raffle. $100. (248) 737-8700.
National Council of Jewish Women,
Greater Detroit Section — Wednesday,
Feb. 26, 1 p.m. Rabbi Sherwin Wine,
Birmingham Temple, will review
Militant Islam Reaches America by
Daniel Pipes. Dessert and beverage. $5.
RSVP by Feb. 24: (248)355-3300.
Sisterhood of Temple Beth El —
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
Denial — Wednesdays,
Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays,
Feb 26-March 30. Jewish Ensemble
Theatre (JET) presents drama about
a college professor who has written a
book denying the Holocaust, is
indicted by the government and
seeks counsel from a female Jewish
attorney. (248) 788-2900.
Book Release Party Sunday, Feb.
23, 1-5 p.m. Open house book sign-
ing and tea for Hide and Seek: Jewish
Women and Hair Covering by Lynne
Meredith Schreiber. Seven Detroit-
area women are among the contribu-
tors., Private home. (248) 827-1199.
Sunday, March 2, 10 a.m.-noon.
"Surviving Ovarian Cancer" with
Marlene Lupiloff, psychologist. No
charge. (248) 851-1100.
Sisterhood of Adat Shalom —
Wednesday, Feb. 26, noon-2 p.m., 2-
4 p.m. Afternoon of crafts at You're
Fired on Orchard Lake Road in West
Bloomfield for adults and children to
create original Passover items. $10
plus price of the item. RSVP: Send
checks to Sisterhood of Adat Shalom,
29901 Middlebelt Road, Farmington
Hills, MI 48334. (248) 851-5100.
Greater Detroit Chapter of Hadassah,
Eleanor Roosevelt Group — Saturday,
March 15, 7:30 p.m. An Evening of
Wine Tasting presented by Simon
Rotberg, Majestic Market. $20.
Hadassah House, 5030 Orchard Lake
Road, West Bloomfield. RSVP by March
3: Send checks payable to Hadassah to
Eva Laude, 6797 Woodbank, Bloomfield
Hills, MI 48301. Raya (248) 399-0094,
Eva (248) 851-8028.
Temple Israel Treasures — Wednesday,
Feb. 26, noon. Musical program with
Sidney Mann and Itzak Precovitz. Charge.
RSVP: Ethel Traurig (248) 682-7232.
Congregation Beth Ahm — Saturday,
March 1, 10 a.m.-noon. Youth and
family Shabbat service for ages 3-6
and adult, older youth program for
ages 7-9 and childcare for ages 2-5.
Susan Sinai (248) 851-6880, ext. 18.
Congregation Shaarey Zedek —
Tuesdays, March 4, 11, 18, 10 a.m.
"Teach Your Child to Read," a class
for parents of children ages 4-7.
Charge. Applebaum Center for Jewish
Living, 4200 Walnut Lake Road, West
Bloomfield. RSVP: (248) 681-5353.
Single Jewish Parents Network —
Sunday, Feb. 23, 1-4:30 p.m.
Basketball, volleyball, swimming, initia-
tives (team building) and crafts. 55.
Lauren Morton (248) 645-7860, ext. 377.
Mosaic Outdoor Club of Michigan
— Nettie (248) 582-9293.
• The Fridge Toboggan Slide —
Wednesday, Feb. 26.
• Lord of the Dance — Sunday, March 2.
Shir Shalom Singles 40 plus —
Friday, Feb. 28, 7:30 p.m. Dinner and
dancing. Mitch Housey's. RSVP by
Feb. 25: Bev (248) 960-1326.
Birmingham Temple — Friday, Feb. 28,
8 p.m. Meet others interested in the
Birmingham Temple and Humanistic
Judaism in a Celebration of Independence.
Rabbi Adam Chalom (248) 477-1410.
CLUBS & AFFILIATES
Sholem Aleichem Institute — Sunday,
March 2, 2:30 p.m. "Commemorating
the Murder of Soviet Writers, Poets
and Artists," a collaborative program
with readings by Corrine Stavish and
Dr. Irving Panush: No charge. NCJW,
24600 Lahser, Southfield. Mollie
Kaplansky (248) 960-3945.
Kadima — Wednesday, March 26, 1-
3 p.m., professional conference; 7-9
p.m., community conference.
Conference on Psychiatric Disabilities
will feature Dr. Frederick J. Frese, psy-
chology department, Case Western
Reserve University and Northeast
College of Medicine, speaking on
"Myths, Mountains and Miracles."
$30 a person, $20 a person two or
more. Dessert reception. Congregation
Beth Shalom, Oak Park. RSVP by
March 7: (248) 559-8235.
Community Calendar Notes: Items may be submitted to Community Calendar in three ways. Write: Bobbi Charnas, editorial assistant, the
Jewish News, 29200 Northwestern Highway, Suite 110, Southfield, MI 48034; fax: (248) 304-8885 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org The
deadline for submissions is Wednesday, 3 p.m., 9 days prior to issue date. For more information, call (248) 354-6060, ext. 237.