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Reform Temple of Laguna Woods Village

Reform Temple of Laguna Woods

Ben Kamin, Rabbi

 Cantor Jennifer Lewis

Juanita Tsu, Choir Director

Carol Bowler and Beverly Genereux - Co-President

PO Box  2833,  Laguna Hills, CA 92654

HOTLINE 949-580-1160

SHABBAT SERVICES: Friday evening, 7:30 pm

Clubhouse 1

 



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This Week at Your Temple

 

REFORM TEMPLE OF LAGUNA WOODS

 

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Reform Temple of Laguna Woods

 Shabbat Services

Reform Temple of Laguna Woods

Shabbat Services - Friday, April 27, 2018, 7:30 PM, CH1

Honoring Lynne Rosenstein in recognition of her organizing and managing our

major fundraiser/recruitment drive of the year!

 

**THIS IS IT!!...RTLW’S JEWISH FOOD FESTIVAL, THIS SUNDAY, APRIL 29th, Clubhouse 1

             from 5 to 8 PM!

 

      Jewish Food Festival Bakers: Please bring your baked goods to the “Oneg Shabbat Room” in 

          Clubhouse 1 at 10 AM on Saturday, April 28th. We will assemble all food packets. 

         All Volunteers: Please wear your Festival t-shirt to the event on April 29th. If you haven’t

        gotten yours yet, they will be available at the Oneg this Friday night. 

 

This is the first time our Temple has staged an event of this scale. People who attend will have

      lots of suggestions and criticisms. As volunteers, your job is to listen and be polite, not

      offended. THE WORDS OF THE DAY ON APRIL 29TH FOR ALL VOLUNTEERS: THANK YOU FOR

      YOUR SUGGESTION. I WILL PASS IT ON.

 

       Thank you to our SPONSORS:  *Jewish Federation & Family Services of Orange County *Sid &

      Joyce Alpert Realtors *James M.Kahal DDS *H2Orthopedic Physical Therapy *19 Restaurant &

   Lounge *Bubbe & Zayde’s Place *Dr. Dennis Colucci Hearing Center *El Toro Pharmacy *Feig Law

Firm *Nicholas Caplanis DMD MS *Nuggets & Carats Fine Jewelry *Tito’s Burritos, Winner 2017

     Taste Lake Forest *Weinstein & Assoc. Physical Therapy *Heritage Pointe Retirement

     Community.

     Thank you to our PATRONS:  *Summers & Summers Accounting *Alicia Cleaners *Daniel

     Abrams *Bob Abraham *Stifle Investment Services *Michael Allen Jewelers.

 

     **ADULT ED SERIES WITH RABBI BEN KAMIN, Sunday, May 6th. in Clubhouse 2, Los Olivos

Room. Continental Breakfast 9:30 AM; Lecture 10 AM “THREE EMOTIONAL JEWS: …When David

    cried.” Temple members $18, Guests $21. Checks payable to RTLW go to Susi Levin 242H Calle

Aragon, Laguna Woods, CA 92637. Questions? Email Sharon Beck at morshar2@yahoocom, 949-

    380-1018 or Rozanne Dorman, 949-859-2215 or ghostygirl92@gmail.com

 

     **SHABBAT DINNER CELEBRATES MOTHER’S DAY-FRIDAY, MAY 11TH, CLUBHOUSE 6,

     5:30 PM. Dine on salad, Apricot Chicken or Stuffed Trout and the fixings. Cost: members $17,

non-members $19. Send checks payable to RTLW to Lita Pickman, 2399 Via Mariposa W. Apt. 2F,

    Laguna Woods, CA 92637 by May 7th.

 

    **ROSH CHODESH MEETING Tuesday, May 22nd: Clubhouse 6, 3:30 PM for socializing; a

     terrific program at 4:00 PM with guest speaker, Rabbi Jill Zimmerman telling us the story of

    Shavuot. She is the founder of The Jewish Mindfulness Network, an organization that teaches

    meditation through a Jewish lens. Please bring non-perishable food for us to donate to the

    South County Outreach program.

 

    **MEN’S CLUB ANNUAL BBQ Sunday, May 27th, Clubhouse 2 Patio: 3:00 PM. Entertainment by

    Roy Sutherland; BBQ 4:00 PM. Men’s Club members $15; guests $18; at the door $20. For more

    information, call John Dorman 949-859-2215. RSVP by May 21st.

 

    **RTLW is excited to participate in the O.C. Maccabi Games, a community-wide event.  We

     have been asked to bring a team of volunteers to serve lunch on Thursday, August 9th at

     the Merage JCC in Irvine 10 AM to 2:30 PM.  The meal will be catered.  We just need you to

     help serve the food, greet the teenagers, and be part of the fun!  To join us, call Beverly

     at 949 829-6633.

 

YAHRZEIT INFORMATION – To make a Yahrzeit contribution or get info about making Yahrzeit

contributions, contact Greg Lerman, 2400 Via Mariposa W. Unit 1C, 949-371-5945. For updates

and/or changes to your Yahrzeit info, please contact Mark Simon at markfsimon@gmail.com.

 

TEMPLE TRIBUTES - To honor someone, fill out a Tzedakah envelope at the Shalom Table, send

with your check to Marlene Barkley at 208 Avenida Majorca Unit A, Laguna Woods, CA 92637.

 

      WEEKLY MISHEBERACH LIST: To include a name, call Marti Hack at 949-859-6277 or

    martihack@gmail.com.  To have the Rabbi contact you, please refer to the Roster.  We will

     keep a name on the list for 30 days unless we receive a call to remove it earlier.

 

     CELEBRATE YOUR SPECIAL EVENT AT THE TEMPLE! –Schedule honors of lighting the Sabbath

  candles and opening the Ark or sponsoring an Oneg Shabbat:  Call Bob Schwartz at 949-454- 9211.    To reserve cakes and/or flowers, call Susan Bain at 281-732-4068 or email to sgbain914@gmail.com.

 

   Name Tags: Please wear them at services every Friday night!

 

   Chavurah info: Contact Eileen Garbutt (949) 422-3308 or eileengar18@gmail.com.

 

    Hospitality Volunteers: Contact Ray Perlstein at grperl@aol.com.

 

 

Shabbat Shalom!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Religious Practices

Weekly Friday night services are held at CH 1 at 7:30 pm

 

THE REFORM TEMPLE INVITES YOUR VISITATION AND MEMBERSHIP

 

Experience the Temple inside the walls

of Laguna Woods Village

 

 

Temple Membership - $225/year/person

- Temple membership required for High Holy Day tickets -

 

For more information contactEthel Rosenfeld 949-458-1071

 

 



Membership - Reform Temple Interest Groups

Membership in the Reform Temple is open to all residents
 of Laguna Woods Village

Vice President,

Ethel Rosenfeld - 949-458-1071

Annual Dues $225.00
 



Social Action

CARING COMMITTEE

 

If you know of a Temple member who is shut in or would

 

like a visit from caring people from our Temple, please call

 

Margot Gilison at 949-859-4042. 

 

To be included on the Mishebeirach list, please call Marti or email: martihack@gmail.com.

 

 

 

 or if you have an addition to the Yahrzeit list, please call Mark 

 

Simon at 714-323-0662.

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

If you are interested in working with students at San Joaquin Elementary School on Santa Vittoria to assist in reading, spelling or math for a few hours a week, contact  Bob or Harriet Schwartz at 454-9211.
 

Meals on wheels needs volunteers one day a month for 1 ½ hours. All deliveries in Laguna Woods Village. Call Barbara Goldberg 470-0312.



RTLW OFFICERS, TRUSTEES, AND CHAIRPERSONS
                  2017-2018 RTLW BOARD & COMMITTEES
OFFICERS
Co-President: Carol Bowler 949-581-9764 cob@comline.com
 
Beverly Genereux

949-829-6633

lagunaqtpi@yahoo.com
1st Vice President: Bob Schwartz 949-454-9211 bobschwartz11@hotmail.com?
Secretary: Lois Portnoy 949-830-3493 lportnoy@comline.com
Treasurer: Stuart Hack 949-770-7322 hack.401k@mindspring.com
Asst Treasurer: Ann Carter 949-415-6013 ahcarter@bellsouth.net
VICE PRESIDENTS
Education
Rozanne Dorman            Sharon Beck
949-859-2215
949-380-1018
ghostygirl92@gmail.com        docsharon49@gmail.com
Fundraising Lynne Rosenstein 562-773-5107 lynneilba@sbcglobal.net
Membership Ethel Rosenfeld 949-458-1071 ethelhrosenfeld@gmail.com
Programs
Lita Pickman
949-586-4795
lpickman@comline.com
 
Sandy Elias
949-472-1138
selias@cox.net
Religious Practices
 
Bob Schwartz
949-472-1138 selias@cox.net
    949-454-9211 bobschwartz11@hotmail.com
Social Action Margot Gilison 949-859-4042 mggilison@gmail.com
PAST PRESIDENTS
Muriel Asch 949-860-7038 mblasch@gmail.com  
Stuart Hack 949-770-7322 hack.401k@mindspring.com  
Frank Sande 949-380-4141 franksande@gmail.com  
Sharon Walts 949-581-7240 smwalts@aol.com  
Al Portnoy  949-768-5659 visions20@gmail.com  
Marvin Walts 949-581-7240 smwalts@aol.com  
Ira Joss 714-423-3864 ijoss@fea.net  
COMMITTEE CHAIRS / REPRESENTATIVES
Birthday/Anniversary Mark Simon - List 714-323-0662 marksimon@gmail.com
Book Club Lee Kobin 949-540-3885 lee.kobin@gmail.com
Bulletin Mike Bender 949-588-1857 mike.h.bender@gmail.com
Card/Label Creator Marti Hack 949-859-6277 martihack@gmail.com
Choir Myrna Shannon 949-768-8056 babamy@comline.com
Email Blasts Marti Hack 949-859-6277 martihack@gmail.com
Gate Clearance Greg Lerman 949-371-5945 greglerman@gmail.com
Havurah      
Historian Marion Levine 949-768-2137 mholenal@aol.com
Hospitality Lita Pickman 949-586-4795 lpickman@comline.com
Jewish Film Festivals Rinat Amir 818-489-2550 rinata105@gmail.com
  Anna Tasker 949-527-6601 mizmazch@hotmail.com
JNF Trees Aloha Saxon 949-770-7633 basaxon@gmail.com
Mailing List Marti Hack 949-859-6277 martihack@gmail.com
Meals on Wheels Barbara Goldberg 949-470-0312 barbaragoldberg@comline.com
Men's and Women's Club John Dorman 949-859-2215 ghostygirl92@gmail.com
Mi Shebeirach Margot Gilison 949-859-4042 mggilison@gmail.com
Caller Jeanne Kelerman 949-951-1727 jkelperson@gmail.com
Mitzvah Cards Hugo Landau 949-830-7191 hugolandau@gmail.com
Oneg Shabbat Brenda Rader 949-583-9698 jjsgram7@aol.com
Publicity Fran  Baum 949-457-2556 brt.frn23@comline.com
Room Rentals Evelyn Tysch 949-457-2253 etysch@comline.com
Rosh Chodesh Sharon Walts 949-581-7240 smwalts@aol.com
  Jean Cohn 949-770-4497 jeansky@fea.net
  Sylvia Quittman 949-859-7420 gmsylvia@gmail.com
Service Book Sales Ann Carter 949-415-6013 ahcarter@bellsouth.net
Shabbat Dinners Sharon Walts 949-581-7240 smwalts@aol.com
Shiva Services Margot Gilison 949-859-4042 mggilison@gmail.com
Thank you - Board Lois Portnoy 949-830-3493 lportnoy@comline.com
Tributes Sandy Tuckman 949-461-0591 stbubbe@aol.com
Website Burt Goldstein 949-768-6390 bgoldst2@yahoo.com
Yahrzeit Mark Simon - List 714-323-0662 maekfsimon@gmail.com
  Greg Lerman - Record 949-371-5945 greglerman@gmail.com
 
Linda Berkowitz -Send out
949-859-2775 lindab@comline.com
TRUSTEES
Lita Pickman* 949-586-4795 ipickman@comline.com  
Evelyn Tysch 949-457-2253 etysch@comline.com  
Greg Lerman 949-371-5945 greglerman@aol.com  
Marcy Sheinwold 949-427-3307 marcysheinwold@gmail.com  
Rozanne Dorman 949-859-2215 ghostgirl92@gmail.com  
Sharon Beck 949-380-1018 morshar2@yahoo.com  
Bob Schwartz 949-454-9211 bobschwartz11@hotmail.com  
Jacob Weisberg 949-860-7017 creativecommunications@att.net  
Marti Hack 949-859-6277 martihack@gmail.com  


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