The Shofar

A publication of the North Lake Tahoe Hebrew Congregation

This weeks E-blast

PASSOVER BEGINS FRIDAY EVENING, APRIL 19 On Yom Rishon shel Pesach, a special group of chapters are read from Exodus. In Chapter 12:37, it is told that the Israelites journeyed from Rameses to Succoth numbering six hundred thousand men on foot, aside from dependents!  We read that this mixed multitude of people fled from Egypt into the dessert. With no time to wait, they took the cakes from their … [Read more...]

In Loving Memory of Andy Barchas— Z”l

EDITOR’S NOTE: When Andy was  President of the NTHC Board, he wrote  a monthly column. This was his last….  July 2007  It’s been great…  This will be my last message as your president. After almost two years in that position, I’ll be turning things over to Judy Friedman at the conclusion of our July Board meeting. The temple is very lucky to have Judy as its next lay leader. She is … [Read more...]

Final Friday Cultural Series—June 28, 2013

5:45 PM Dinner hosted by Ernie Grossman and Margaret Lewicki 7:00 PM Brief Shabbat Service RSVP for dinner to Sheila at 530-546-0895, ext. 3 at least 1 week prior   Award-Winning Author  Maggie Anton  Maggie Anton is the award-winning author of historical fiction series "Rashi's Daughters" and "Rav Hisda's Daughter." She is a Talmud scholar, with expertise in Jewish women's … [Read more...]