Cooking for The Stewpot
Sunday, February 2
We cook for 1 1/2 hours one Sunday each month during religious school, preparing beef stew, biscuits, muffins and fruit salad. Be a part of a great group of enthusiastic helpers – you don’t even need to know how to cook! Volunteers must be 14+ years old. To be on the reminder list, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Serve Lunch at The Bridge
First Tuesday of the Month All Year
Tuesday, February 4
Noon – 1:00pm
Temple Shalom serves lunch at The Bridge in downtown Dallas. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Arlene Kreitman at (972) 233-3754.
Learning to heal a broken heart and find new meaning in life after the loss of a spouse or partner is a lonely and often overwhelming task. Caring Conversations, Temple Shalom’s grief support group, is an opportunity to gather and share experiences and comfort. If you or someone you know is interested in joining with us, please contact us for more information. Non-members are welcome.
Maureene Timken: email@example.com or
Lory Kohleriter: firstname.lastname@example.org
Privacy laws prevent hospitals from giving us personal information — we can only get this information from you. Please contact Halley Gottlieb in the clergy office at email@example.com or 972-661-1810 ext. 201 with information about illness, hospitalization, death, birth, etc.
If you are in need of assistance or would like to volunteer for the Caring Congregation committee, please contact Co-Chairs Lonna Rae Silverman and Jacque Comroe at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jo-Ann’s Quote of the Week:
“Not talking about death to a dying patient is like not talking about birth to a pregnant woman.” – Anonymous
Shomrei Adamah – “Guardians of the Earth” Meeting
Are you interested in learning more about or getting involved with sustainability at Temple Shalom? Please visit the the Shomrei Adamah page on Temple Shalom’s website, or contact Chair Nina Minney at email@example.com
HELP WANTED: ESL TUTORS, CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS
for evening classes
Tuesday / Thursday, 6:30-8:30pm
JOIN TEMPLE SHALOM TEACHERS AND HELP REFUGEES LEARN ENGLISH
Location: 5750 Pineland, Dallas
Northwest Community Center,
in partnership with Refugee Services of Texas
To volunteer or for questions, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Become a Reading Partner
For more information or to sign-up, please visit www.readingpartners.org
Caregivers’ Day Out
10:30am – 2:30pm
2nd and 4th Thursdays (January 23)
Caregivers may bring their loved ones to Temple Shalom where they will be met by a “special friend” volunteer.
For more information and an application form, please contact Barbara Glazer at
(972) 931-9077 or email@example.com.
Donate to The Bridge
Toiletries are always needed — bring your vacation goodies (hotel soap, shampoos, tooth brushes, etc) to the Administrative Office.
No used or expired items, please! Eyeglasses collected, too!
First Richardson Helpers
Senior volunteers helping seniors residing in RISD zip codes with minor home repairs, installation of safety items such as tub/shower grab bars, outdoor handrails, and evaluation for wheelchair ramps. If possible, clients pay for materials and may make a donation to the organization. Donations are used to provide materials for clients who cannot afford them. Please call our 24 hour hot line 972-996-0160 for services, or complete a Request for Services on our website at www.firstrichardsonhelpers.org. If you would like to join us, please contact Temple members Arvin Kreitman or Alan Witheiler. Not handy? No problem. Our clients love company and we can use schmoozers while the handymen do their work. You will be doing a true mitzvah.