IN 1 Community Calendar
Friday, July 29
Dinner and outdoor
service features Cantor in Residence Adelle
Nicholson. Temple Emanu-El. 7:30 p.m. services.
$12 adults, $7 children, dinner. RSVP for dinner:
Shan:hai Remembered: Stories of
Jews SY o Escaped to Shanghai
From Nazi Europe — Shabbaton features
author Berl Falbaum. The Shul. 7:15 p.m. candle-
lighting and services, 8 p.m. dinner. $18 adults,
$10 children before July 27; $25, $15 after.
RSVP: (248) 88-4000 or www.theshul.net .
Eco Shabbat Under the Stars —
Jewish music from around the world. Temple
Israel. 7:30 p.m. (248) 661-5700.
Saturday, July 30
Scrabble Benefit — Door prizes, games
and refreshments; bring your Scrabble game and
dictionary. Young Israel of Oak Park. 7-10 p.m.
$10 adults, $5 children 12 and under; to benefit
NCSY. RSVP: (248) 968-4105, (248) 399-0894.
Survivors' Support Group — Dr.
Charles Silow facilitates for Holocaust Survivors
and Families. Oak Park JCC. 10-11:30 a.m.
Mondays. Also 1:15-2:45 p.m. Wednesdays, Aug.
3, 17, Fleischman Residence, West Bloomfield.
Wednesday, Aug. 3
Yoga and Yiddishkeit — Yogi Jason
Hulschof and Rabbi Rachel Shere. Adat Shalom
Synagogue. 10-11 a.m. No charge. RSVP: Eliana
Loomer (248) 851-5100 or eloomer@adat-
Manhattan Club dinner and dancing. 7 p.m. RSVP
by July 28: Bev (248) 960-1326.
Family Extravaganza — Fun, games and
barbecue. Congregation Beth Shalom. 4-7 p.m.
$5 per person, $20 per family. RSVP: (248) 547-
gl.ongregation Shomrey Emunah
Mil will host its 23rd annual shul
picnic 1-4 p.m. Sunday, July 31, at
Oak Park Park, near the Northfield
Shelter just east of Church
The Southfield congregation's
long-running event has been a
summer staple for hundreds of
dedicated fans of all ages.
Although never presented with
fanfare, the Shomrey Emunah
picnic has a solid following.
Shomrey's grill team will fea-
ture spicy Italian sausages and
real garlic-wurst — all glatt
Iran: Questions on the Axis of Evil
Monday, Aug. 1
Jewish Singles' Connection —
Sunday, July 31
Holocaust Survivors and
Families. Prentis Apts., Oak Park. 1 p.m. Also 2
p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, Teitel Apts., Oak Park.
Yidl Mitn Fidl
Thursday, Aug. 4
Lunch and Concert — Flutist Pam
Michaels and pianist Martin Mandelbaum per-
form light classical and Jewish favorites. Noon.
$2.75 lunch, $1 guests for program. (248) 967-
Blood Pressure Readings
JCC. 1-2:30 p.m. No charge. (248) 967-4030.
Sunday, Aug. 7
players. Oak Park JCC. 1-3 p.m.
Wednesdays. (248) 967-4030.
— Institute for Retired Professionals presents
Dr. Frederic S. Pearson, professor of political sci-
ence and director of the Center for Peace and
Conflict Studies, WSU. 2:30 p.m. Wednesdays,
Aug. 3, 10, 17. West Bloomfield JCC. (248) 967-
4030, ext. 2018.
It Happened One
Night. Oak Park JCC. 1 p.m. No charge. (248)
Movie and Popcorn
kosher. And there is always the
highly coveted Bruce's chili and
plenty of burgers, hot dogs, fudgy
brownies and grilled vegetables.
Games for kids of all ages offered
at no charge. Food is $2 for a hot
dog or burger, chips, soda and chili.
Jewish Singles' Connection — DSO
Tribute to the Beatles. Meadow Brook Music
Festival. 7:30 p.m. $15. RSVP by Aug. 1: Paula
JVS — 29699 Southfield Rd., Southfield. (248)
559-5000; 6600 W. Maple Road, West
Bloomfield, (248) 661-8100.
• Assist older adults with memory loss at the
Brown Center on field trips, share special inter-
ests, help office staff, help with one-time events.
Dorothy Mantis (248) 233-4392.
• Visit isolated elderly at their residences in
Detroit. Gloria Bender (248) 233-4431.
• Assist at monthly community-sponsored pro-
grams held at local synagogues, temples. Gloria
Bender (248) 233-4431.
• Assist staff and older adult program partici-
pants who prepare mailings for nonprofit agen-
cies. Gloria Bender (248) 233-4431, Barbara
Peitz (248) 233-4432.
• Assist older adults with developmental disabili-
ties or chronic mental illness with recreational
activities at the West Bloomfield JCC community
outings. LuAnn Elwell (248) 661-8100, ext. 12.
• Be a friend to an adult with a developmental
disability — assist with check writing, access-
ing the community. Karol Friedman (248) 233-
• Work in a sheltered workshop with develop-
mentally disabled adults by assisting with pro-
duction-related activities such as work distribu-
tion, counting and weighing completed work.
Kirk Jude Goddard (248) 233-4310.
Gay Network Lecture
The Jewish Gay Network of Michigan
will offering a talk on "What in the
World is a Shtender?" at 7 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 4, at Shalom Street in
the Jewish Community Center in
The presenter will be Rabbi Judah
Isaacs, director of the Jewish
Federation of Metropolitan Detroit's
Alliance for Jewish Education.
The program is free of charge and
open to the community. Reservations
are recommended; contact JGN at
email@example.com or Beth Greenapple,
HMD Plans Events
Hillel of Metro Detroit has two events
next week for Detroit area college stu-
The group will have a picnic and
kick-ball game in Royal Oak's Starr
Jaycee Park on Sunday, July 31, from
11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The park is on 13 Mile Road, a
block east of Crooks Road. RSVP to
Karen Adelman, (313) 577-3459 or
From 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday,
Aug. 3, HMD will play sand volley-
ball at Southfield's Beech Woods
Recreation Center, on Beech Road
south of Nine Mile. Cost of $5
RSVP to Karen Adelman, (313)
577-3459 or Hilleled@wayne.edu .
Cycle For P'TACH
A century ride (100 miles) from the
Oak Park JCC to Hell, Mich., (near
Ann Arbor) and back to benefit
P'TACH, Parents for Torah for All
Children, will be held this Sunday,
July 31. The ride begins at 9 a.m. The
$100 fee waived with $500 sponsor-
ships. To register: call (248) 399-6281
Community Calendar Notes: Items may be submitted to Community Calendar in three ways. Write: Bobbi Charnas, Editorial Assistant, the Jewish News, 29200 Northwestern Hwy., Suite 110, Southfield, MI 48034;
fax: (248) 304-8885 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org . The deadline for submissions is noon Wednesday, 9 days prior to issue date. For more information, call (248) 354-6060, ext. 237.