Monday, November 18, 2013

American Jewish Short Stories


Melanie Weiss, M.A. will be teaching a class on American Jewish short stories on Monday nights. (Check the Beth Israel Class page for times and dates).

Here are two of the texts for the class:


Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Holy Work in Waterville, Maine!


Excited to share this beautiful article from Colby Magazine on the collaboration between Beth Israel Congregation and Colby College Hillel.  What a blessing to serve this community!

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Beth Israel Chanukkah Party: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 5:30 pm


We need your help making this year's Chanukkah Party a success.  Please, do something to help!  It is a huge mitzvah for the community and our board:

Sign up here:
 





Online Class: Jewish Short Stories

Melanie Weiss will begin her series on Jewish Short stories next week!

Click here for the first text in the series!

To connect to Mel one google+

 1) Go to https://www.google.com/chat/video and click on "Install voice and video chat". It will take a few minutes, so let it finish its installation. Depending on your computer, you may have to restart before it will work.

2) Go to https://plus.google.com/ and sign in with your gmail account if you have one (if not, click on 'sign up' at the top) a. It will ask you to sign up for Google+...make sure you do this!

 3) When it asks you to 'add people', search for "Melanie Weiss" and add me!

4) An hour before the class, I will send out an email to everyone of my google+ friends with a link to the class. Click on the link and wait to see me!