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CHABAD OF BOCA RATON CENTRAL PROGRAMS & EVENTS

2019 - 2020

561-994-6257 | ChabadBoca.com


WHAT IS CHABAD Motivated by his profound love for every Jew and spurred by his boundless optimism and self-sacrifice, the Rebbe set into motion a dazzling array of programs, services and institutions to serve every Jew by establishing Chabad Houses worldwide. These centers were set up to serve as regional headquarters for all things Jewish, as well as educational and social centers. The purpose of a Chabad House is to serve the community by offering a wide range of multifaceted activities, and indeed be the creative engine room for Jewish activities in the area. Chabad Houses serve as a center that provides Jewish education on all levels. Depending on the location and community make up, the activities may vary. When necessary, Chabad is instrumental in establishing schools for students of all ages and provides structured after-school classes, Bar and Bat Mitzvah classes and extracurricular activities. Programs for all ages present a full array of informal education geared toward Jewish festival appreciation and Jewish identity awareness. Chabad Houses are world renowned for their sophisticated adult education programs, providing individual and group classes in all areas of Jewish thought.

IN TRIBUTE TO

THE LUBAVITCHER REBBE OUR INSPIRATION AND GUIDING LIGHT IN ALL THAT WE DO.

TABLE OF CONTENTS Directory........................................... 3 Daily Services.................................. 4 High Holiday Schedule.................. 5 Holiday Programs........................... 6 Shabbat at Chabad.........................13 Lecture Series.................................17 Adult Education.............................21 Women’s Circle.............................. 24 Youth Programs............................. 26 Hebrew School.............................. 30 Community Events..........................31 Men’s Club....................................... 34 Torah Tots Preschool.................. 36 Bat Mitzvah Club............................37 Cteen................................................. 38 Wisdom Circle................................ 40 Umatter.............................................41 Camp Gan Israel............................. 42 Planned Giving .............................. 43


Dear Friends, Chabad of Boca Raton is pleased to present its 2019-2020 Program Guide which offers the community a wide range of classes, lectures, Shabbat Scholars-in-Residence, Cantors, feature films and family programs. Jewish education forms the backbone of every Jewish community. A community which is involved with its heritage is one which is growing and never stagnant. We ensure our vitality and endurance through the study of our tradition. The unbroken chain of Judaism which spans the ages has been forged by the words of Torah. It is incumbent upon each and every one of us to attach our own personal link to the chain, so that ourselves, our children, and our grandchildren will inherit the richness and beauty of Judaism. This year resolve to increase your Jewish studies and involvement in your community. Our classes, programs, lectures and Friday night meals promise to intrigue, stimulate and enhance your spiritual growth. They will inspire feelings of meaning, hope, purpose and value. Regardless of your current level of knowledge or your particular interests, we have a class, lecture or program for you and your family. We welcome you to join us. With best wishes, Rabbi Moishe & Rivkah Denburg Rabbi Arele & Chaya Gopin Rabbi Yossi & Shainy Denburg 561-994-6257 | ChabadBoca.com

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Daily Services MORNING SERVICES

Shacharit Monday-Friday, 7:30am Sunday & Legal Holidays, 8:30am Shabbat, 9:30am Shabbat “Fun Minyan” - For Children, 10:30am

EVENING SERVICES

Mincha-Maariv Sunday-Thursday, Approx Sunset Friday, Winter: Sunset Summer: 7:00pm Shabbat, one hour before Shabbat ends For exact times of Sunset and Prayers please call our office or visit our website


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SUKKOT & SIMCHAT TORAH SUKKOT DINNER UNDER THE STARS

Sunday, October 13 Services at 6:30pm followed by Sukkot Dinner Celebrate this beautiful holiday, along with your family and friends! Delicious, traditional foods, great camaraderie and inspiration. RSVP required. Adult: $32 • Children: $15 (12 and under) • Sponsor: $180

SUKKOT ART FEST

Wednesday, October 16, 5:00pm Together, we’ll use art as a lens for creating understanding and unity and learn how each of us is part of one big beautiful whole. Rainbow buffet, Unity mural, Chalk art, Graffitti, Shake the Lulav Children of all ages welcome | Free of charge | Kindly RSVP Sponsor: Silver $54 Gold: $180 In partnership with Chabad Hebrew School & Halperin Torah Tots

SUKKOT SERVICES SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13 Evening Services: 6:30pm Candle Lighting: 6:37pm

MONDAY, OCTOBER 14 & TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15 Morning Services: 9:30am Children’s Service: 10:30am Evening Services: 6:30pm 10/14 Candle Lighting: 7:28pm | 10/15 Holiday Ends: 7:27pm


SIMCHAT TORAH - DANCING WITH THE TORAH Monday, October 21

Family Dinner and Torah Trivia Gameshow, 6:30pm Evening Services , 7:00pm Followed by Simchat Torah dancing and Mega Candy Bar at 7:15pm Join us as we dance the night away on Simchat Torah with Hakafot Dancing. Buffet, Refreshments, and fun for the whole family! No charge

Walk-ins are welcome!

TORAHS FOR TOTS

Tuesday, October 22, 10:30am-11:30am Bagel Breakfast Circle Time with Morah Rivkah Denburg Special Kids’ Hakafot and Dancing with the Torah Mini Torah gift for each child All preschool age children and families welcome. RSVP Required | No Cost

SHEMINI ATZERET & SIMCHAT TORAH SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20 Candle Lighting: 6:30pm Evening Services: 6:30pm MONDAY, OCTOBER 21 Morning Services: 9:30am Children’s Service: 10:30am Yizkor: 11:00am Evening Services: 7:00pm Hakafot with Torah: 7:15pm Candle Lighting: after 7:22pm from a pre-existing flame

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22 Morning Services: 9:30am Hakafot: 10:30am Children’s Aliyah: 11:15 Evening Services: 6:30pm Holiday Ends: 7:21pm

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CHANUKAH

CHILDREN’S MENORAH WORKSHOP AT HOME DEPOT Sunday, December 15, 1:00pm

This year light your very own handmade Menorah. Get your own workers apron.. Music and refreshments For children of all ages * Free of charge * Kindly RSVP Westwinds of Boca, 9820 Glades Rd. (& 441) In Partnership with Chabad Hebrew Schools

First night of Chanukah

CHANUKAH FESTIVAL

Sunday December 22, 2:00pm Join the Boca Raton Chabad community at South County Regional Park for a fun filled afternoon with rides, bounce houses, face painting and beautiful Menorah lighting. Kindly RSVP


FAMILY ICE SKATING

Tuesday, December 24, 5:30-8:30pm Join Chabad of Boca for a spectacular time while we skate. Bring friends, all are welcome! Cost: $18 for adults; $12 for children. Price includes skates, dinner, and skating. Kindly RSVP. at Palm Beach Ice Works 1590 North Florida Mango Road, West Palm Beach.

Eighth Night of Chanukah

LEGO MENORAH LIGHTING AT TOWN CENTER MALL Sunday, December 29, 4:30pm

Join us in building a 6 foot lego Menorah! Followed by Menorah lighting by honored dignitaries and community leaders as we celebrate 30 years of sharing the light of Chanukah with the entire Boca Raton at Town Center Mall. - 6000 Glades Rd. - Live DJ - Children’s Entertainment - Latkes - Sufganiyot (Jelly doughnuts) - Free Menorahs and Dreidels

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PURIM FAMILY HAMANTASH BAKE AT WINN DIXIE Sunday, March 1, 1:00pm

Get ready for Purim with a family Hamantash Bake. For all children, preschool through middle school. (Must be accompanied by an adult.) RSVP required Winn Dixie, 7024 Beracasa Way, Boca Raton In Partnership with Chabad Hebrew Schools

SUPER HERO PURIM

Tuesday, March 10, 5:00 pm - Live LED Robot entertainment! - Kryptonite buffet dinner -Mask decorating - Heroic face painting - Superhero masquerade Prize for everyone in costume! Adult: $25 | Children: $15 (12 and under) Family: $90

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Passover Seder INTERACTIVE | DELICIOUS FOOD | INSPIRING INSIGHTS

First Seder, Wednesday, April 8

Join us for our community Passover Seder and enjoy as the story of exodus comes alive through mystical meanings, humor, story and melody shared by community members. RSVP required | Cost: $55 per adult, $36 per child


LAG B’OMER PICNIC & BBQ AT PATCH REEF PARK Tuesday, May 12, 5:00-7:00pm Our annual Lag B’omer BBQ is all fun and games,where children will be able to enjoy games, face painting, Israeli music & more. - Rides - Bounce houses - Hot dogs, hamburgers, popcorn, and more Kindly RSVP In partnership with Chabad Hebrew Schools & Halperin Torah Tots Preschool

SHAVUOT Thursday, May 28 Light candles after 7:50pm Evening Prayer - 8:00pm Learning - 12:00 am Spend the entire night delving into the lessons of our sages with our amazing lineup of Rabbis!

Ten Commandments & Ice Cream Party Friday, May 29 Shacharit - 9:30 am Reading of the Ten Commandments - 10:15am Followed by a dairy kiddush & ice cream party. Shabbat, May 30 Shacharit - 9:30am Yizkor - 11:30am

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SHABBAT AT CHABAD RSVP REQUIRED NO LATER THAN WEDNESDAY PRIOR. 561-994-6257 | CHABADBOCA.COM ADULT: $32 • CHILDREN: $15 (12 AND UNDER)

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Moroccan

Shabbat

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MOROCCAN THEMED SHABBOS FEATURING GAMES AND SONGS LED BY OUR TEENS, AND A MENU THAT WILL DELIGHT YOUR PALATE. SEE THE YOUNGER GENERATION IN ACTION, AND JOIN IN ON THE FUN!

SOUTH AFRICAN SHABBAT DINNER

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 5:15PM Services followed by dinner at 6:00pm

Chabad’s annual South African Shabbat will begin with a traditional Friday night service followed by a sumptuous Shabbat dinner with authentic South African cuisine.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6

Services 5:15pm followed by dinner at 6:00pm

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CTEEN OF BOCA RATON (CHABAD’S TEEN NETWORK)


Igniting Souls

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SHABBAT WITH Rabbi Chaim Danzinger

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& celebrated Chassidic singer and cantor Yehuda Green

FRIDAY, JANUARY 10, 5:30PM Services followed by dinner at 6:00pm

A humorous, entertaining and inspiring story of one family's role in Jewish revival in Russia. Rabbi Chaim Danzinger serves as Chabad’s Rabbi in Rostov, Russia. He is the chief Rabbi of the Russia’s southern region.

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Ethan Zohn is a cancer survivor and passionate Israel advocate. He rose to international fame when he won the hit reality TV series Survivor: Africa, a victory he attributes to his strong Jewish values.

Generously sponsored by SallyAnn & Howard Rosenbaum

Prior to his television career, Mr. Zohn played professional soccer in Hawaii, Cape Cod, and Zimbabwe, and cofounded Grassroot Soccer, a non-profit that combats HIV/AIDS in developing countries. Mr. Zohn now serves as a spokesperson for pro-Israel and cancer research organizations across the country. In Partnership with JNF

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SHABBAT IN THE GARDEN FRIDAY, MARCH 27, 6:30PM

Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and cocktails in a beautiful garden setting with friends and community, followed by a beautiful Shabbat dinner indoors.

A wonderful Shabbat experience under the open sky.


LECTURE SERIES

RSVP REQUIRED - CHABADBOCA.COM/LECTURES OR CALL 561-994-6257 $10 IN ADVANCE | $18 AT THE DOOR

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KOL NIDREI at

BERGEN-BELSEN WITH RITA HILTON

PROSECUTING EVIL

Nuremberg Trials: The Last Prosecutor

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29, 7:00PM Wednesday, December 11, 7:00pm

Rita Hilton will share her experiences as a teen in the Lodz Ghetto, Auschwitz and Bergen-Belsen. One of the most memorable moments for Rita was the clandestine celebration of Kol Nidrei services on Yom Kippur in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, an experience she says she’ll never forget. Generously sponsored by Lisa & Ken Rosen


With Ben Ferencz

After graduating from Harvard Law School in 1943, Ben Ferencz joined an anti-aircraft artillery battalion for the invasion of France. Under General Patton, he fought in every campaign in Europe. As Nazi atrocities were uncovered, he was transferred to a newly created War Crimes Branch of the Army to gather evidence of Nazi brutality and apprehend the criminals. Ferencz became Chief Prosecutor for the United States at the Nurenburg trials in what the Associated Press called "the biggest murder trial in history." Twenty-two defendants were charged and convicted with murdering over a million people, establishing a legal precedent that would encourage a more humane and secure world for the future. He was only twenty-seven years old and Nuremberg was his first case. At 99, Ben is the last surviving prosecutor of the Nuremberg trials.

AN EVENING WITH

LEIBEL MANGEL Wednesday, January 8, 7:00pm Leibel Mangel is the son of a Chabad Rabbi and the grandson of one of the youngest survivors of Auschwitz. At the age of 19, he left his home in Cincinnati to enlist in the IDF. He served as a machine gunner in the Kfir Brigade, where he took part in numerous high profile anti-terror operations. Even after his military discharge, Leibel has continued his service by fighting for Israel and the Jewish people in both the mainstream and social media, in cities and college campuses throughout the USA. Leibel is a 2017 Jewish People's Choice Award winner. Leibel is also a Krav Maga instructor - helping civilians defend themselves with IDF hand to hand combat.

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THE BLIND JUDGE JUSTICE RICHARD BERNSTEIN

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Sunday, February 9, 7:00pm Richard Bernstein is the only blind State Supreme Court judge in the nation and the youngest member of Michigan’s highest court. A tireless advocate for disabled rights, he is a political science professor, radio show host, marathoner and Iron Man triathlete, and inductee in the National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame. He was also twice named to both Fortune magazine's "All-Star Analysts" and to Smart Money magazine's "Power 30". A powerful, motivational message of optimism, determination and advocacy.

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MARK INGEBER

When his daughter's professor refused to write a letter of recommendation to Tel Aviv University, Mark used his legal expertise to take action and stand up against BDS. Mark is an intellectual property lawyer for over 30 years, he graduated Cardozo School of Law, and is a member of both the New Jersey and New York Bars.


Adult Education Weekly Classes

Sunday Code of Jewish Law Discussion and study of practical Jewish Law with Coffee and Bagels

Sunday - Friday Mishnah - The origin of our Oral Tradition Start your day with a half hour power class, as we study the wisdom of our sages. 8:30am - 9:00am Rabbi Moishe Denburg

9:45am - 10:30am Rabbi Moishe Denburg

Monday Beginners Talmud Class 11:30AM -12:30pm Rabbi Moshe Wolowovsky

Tuesday Women’s Torah Class Delve into life changing insights of the weekly Torah portion. 10:00am - 11:15am Rabbi Moishe Denburg

Wednesday Ethics of our Fathers for Men & Women Life lessons from the Sages 8:00pm Rabbi Moishe Denburg

Lunch & Learn with Rabbi Arele Gopin Looking for a different taste for your lunch? Join us for some food for thought while you have your lunch. Contact the ofďŹ ce for details.

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THE ROHR JEWISH LEARNING INSTITUTE THE ROHR JEWISH LEARNING INSTITUTE

2019–2020 Course Offerings 2019–2020 Course Offerings WORRIER WORRIER TO TO WARRIOR WARRIOR

This course offers formulas to remain upbeat and happy This course offers formulas to remain upbeat happy despite hardships, feelings of guilt, or and personal despite hardships, of guilt, or this personal inadequacy. Based on feelings Tanya chapters 26–32, course inadequacy. Based on Tanya that chapters course studies spiritual mechanisms allow26–32, one tothis survive— studies spiritual mechanisms that allow one to survive— and thrive—despite life’s difficulties. and thrive—despite life’s difficulties.

JUDAISM’S JUDAISM’S GIFTS TO GIFTS TO THE WORLD THE WORLD

This course explores some of the most notable values and This course explores some of shared the most notable valuesOnce and attitudes that the Jews have with the world. attitudes the Jews have shared world. Once consideredthat preposterous, many of with thesetheteachings are considered preposterous, manystory of these taken for granted today. The of thisteachings transitionare is taken for granted The story of thisalso transition is both instructive andtoday. fascinating. The course considers both andcontinue fascinating. The course also considers how instructive Judaism can to serve as a beacon of light how Judaism ofcan continue to of serve as a beacon of light and fountain wisdom for all humankind. and fountain of wisdom for all of humankind.

Jewish Secrets to Feeling Jewish SecretsYou to Feeling Good However Feel Good However You Feel

How Major Jewish Ideas Have How Major JewishValues Ideas Have Become Universal Become Universal Values

SECRETS OF SECRETS OF THE BIBLE THE BIBLE

Iconic Stories, Mystical Meanings, Iconic Stories, Mystical Meanings, and Their Lessons for Life and Their Lessons for Life

Six Tuesdays beginning November 12 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Six Tuesdays beginning January 28 7:00pm - 8:30pm

This course explores famous and infamous biblical stories, This course their explores famous and infamous biblical stories, uncovering mystical and cosmic significance as well uncovering their applications mystical andfor cosmic as well as their practical daily significance life in the here and as their practical daily life and in the and now. Based on theapplications teachings offor Chassidus, thehere Rebbe’s now. on the teachings the Rebbe’s worksBased in particular, the of sixChassidus, lessons and of this course works in particular, six details, lessons questions, of this course demonstrate how the the many and demonstrate how inthe many mysterious twists these iconicdetails, biblicalquestions, narratives and are mysterious thesethrough iconic biblical resolved by twists viewinginthem the lens narratives of the “soulare of resolved Torah.” by viewing them through the lens of the “soul of Torah.”

Six Tuesdays beginning in April | 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Classes are led by Rabbi Arele Gopin The cost for each course is $79 or $125 per couple (includes textbooks) MYJLI.COM To sign up or for more information, please call 561-994-6257 or email RabbiGopin@ChabadBoca.com MYJLI.COM

SIGNUP: ChabadBoca.com/Study


WOMEN'S

Wednesdays with Rivkah Denburg 7:30pm

L E SS O N 1

LESSON 5

Wednesday, November 20

Wednesday, March 25

Changing of the Garden

The Dawning of an Era

7:30 p.m. L E SS O N 1

7:30 p.m. LESSON 5

Wednesday, November 20

Wednesday, March 25

7:30 p.m. L E SS ON 2

7:30 p.m. LES SON 6

Changing of the Garden

Brewed to Perfection

Wednesday, December 18 7:30 p.m. L E SS O N 2

Brewed to Perfection

The Dawning of an Era

Destiny Distilled

Wednesday, April 22 7:30 p.m. LESSON 6

Destiny Distilled

Wednesday, December 18

Wednesday, April 22

7:30 p.m. L E SS O N 3

7:30 p.m. LESSON 7

At the Bottom of the Pot

Wednesday, January 22 7:30 p.m. L E SS O N 3

At the Bottom of the Pot Wednesday, January 22 7:30 p.m. L E SS ON 4

An Eternal Blueprint

Wednesday, February 26 7:30 p.m. L E SS O N 4

Served Strong

Wednesday, May 20 7:30 p.m. LESSON 7

Served Strong Wednesday, May 20

Fee: $54 (Includes student textbook) 7:30 p.m.

REGISTER AT: ChabadBoca.com/ /WomenStudy

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Jewish Women’s Circle Sushi & Your Best Self Monday, September 23, 7:30pm Frumma Rosenberg Gottlieb is a highly respected life coach and an inspirational speaker. She likes to be called “the getting better coach” - not better than anyone else but better than you were yesterday. Perfect for the days before the New Year begins, we’ll explore being your best you.

Mimosas, Martinis and Menorahs Monday, December 16, 7:30 pm Enjoy a wonderful evening designing your own menorah out of stone. Get ready to wow your guests by learning the ins and outs of holiday craft cocktail creation with a live in person demonstration by Stir+Swallow master mixologists, while also enjoying expertly handcrafted cocktails made with all natural fresh ingredients with beautiful presentations. Couvert: $25 | Sponsor $180

Mega Rugelach Roll Sunday, March 1, 7:00pm Come learn the art of baking rugelach from scratch. Featuring guest lecturer

Yaffa Palti “Esther Unmasked” Couvert: $36 | Sponsor $180


Healthy KoshervCulinary Cooking Classes With Health Coach, Julie Leizman Session 1: November 7th, 7:00-9:00 pm

Cook Once - Eat All Week We’re all busy; it’s time to simplify your life. An interactive cooking class with tips and tricks to creating different healthy meals from the same shopping list. Session 2: November 21st, 7:00-9:00 pm

It’s Holiday Time - HELP! Just because most Jewish and secular holidays revolve around food, it doesn’t mean you need to gain weight. Learn about many healthy substitutions for many of our traditional holiday foods. Session 3: December 5th, 7:00-9:00 pm

Carbs, What’s All the Fuss? Confused by fad diets and lingo? We will demystify what a carbohydrate really is and why eating whole foods are the key to a healthy diet. Each class will begin with a short interactive conversation about the topic followed by hands on cooking & tasting. Cost: $35 each session | Sign up for all three for $90* Julie Leizman is an Integrative Health Coach and the founder of Apogee Health. Julie works with clients to help them identify their individual health goals and supports them in achieving a sustainable, healthy lifestyle. Healthy cooking is one of Julie’s specialties and passions.

The Jewish Women’s Circle provides the opportunity for women to relax and socialize while exploring both the physical and mystical aspects of our heritage. Through innovative workshops and creative activities, we explore contemporary Jewish issues and discuss subjects related to our tradition. A great way to get a night out! As are all Chabad activities, JWC is open to the public; no affiliation or membership necessary. ChabadBoca.com/JWC 25


Yout h m s a r g o r P SUKKOT ART FEST Wednesday, October 16, 5:00pm Join us for the annual Family Sukkot party at Chabad. Together, we’ll use art as a lens for creating understanding and unity and learn how each of us is part of one big beautiful whole. Rainbow buffet, Unity mural, Chalk art, Graffitti, Shake the Lulav Children of all ages welcome | Free of charge | Kindly RSVP Sponsor: Silver $54 Gold: $180 In partnership with Chabad Hebrew School & Halperin Torah Tots

GLOW IN THE DARK HAVDALAH & PJ PARTY Saturday, November 16, 6:45pm Musical Havdalah, Pizza & Storytelling RSVP required. In partnership with Chabad Hebrew School & Halperin Torah Tots

CHILDREN’S MENORAH WORKSHOP AT HOME DEPOT Sunday, December 15, 1:00pm This year light your very own handmade Menorah. Get your own workers apron.. Music and refreshments For children of all ages * Free of charge * Kindly RSVP Westwinds of Boca, 9820 Glades Rd. (& 441) IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CHABAD HEBREW SCHOOLS


First night of Chanukah

CHANUKAH FESTIVAL Sunday December 22, 2:00pm Join the Boca Raton Chabad community at South County Regional Park for a fun filled afternoon with rides, bounce houses, face painting and beautiful Menorah lighting. Kindly RSV

FAMILY ICE SKATING Tuesday, December 24 5:30-8:30pm Join Chabad of Boca for a spectacular time while we skate. Bring friends, all are welcome! Cost: $18 for adults; $12 for children. Price includes skates, dinner, and skating. Kindly RSVP. at Palm Beach Ice Works 1590 North Florida Mango Road, West Palm Beach.

Eighth Night of Chanukah

MENORAH LIGHTING AT TOWN CENTER MALL Sunday, December 29, 4:30pm Join our annual Menorah lighting by honored dignitaries and community leaders as we celebrate 30 years of sharing the light of Chanukah with the entire Boca Raton at Town Center Mall. - 6000 Glades Rd. - Live DJ - Children’s Entertainment - Latkes - Sufganiyot (Jelly doughnuts) - Free Menorahs and Dreidels

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HALPERIN TORAH TOTS EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER FAMILY FUN DAY & OPEN HOUSE Sunday, January 12, 10:00am - 12:00pm Come and enjoy a fun filled morning with your children and tour our renowned early childhood center. Early registration will be open for the school year of 2020-2021. Petting zoo | Bounce house Sensory play | Snacks

KIDS BABKA BAKE Monday, January 20, 10:30am Join together for a morning of Jewish unity, pride and fun! Must be accompanied by an adult. RSVP required. $18 per Baker. In partnership with Chabad Hebrew School

FAMILY HAMANTASH BAKE AT WINN DIXIE Sunday, March 1, 1:00pm Get ready for Purim with a family Hamantash Bake. For all children, preschool through middle school. (Must be accompanied by an adult.) RSVP required Winn Dixie, 7024 Beracasa Way, Boca Raton In Partnership with Chabad Hebrew Schools


SUPER HERO PURIM Tuesday, March 10, 5:00 pm - Live LED Robot entertainment! - Kryptonite buffet dinner -Mask decorating - Heroic face painting - Superhero masquerade Prize for everyone in costume! Adult: $25 | Children: $15 (12 and under) | Family: $90

LAG B’OMER PICNIC & BBQ AT PATCH REEF PARK Tuesday, May 12, 5:00-7:00pm Our annual Lag B’omer BBQ is all fun and games, where children will be able to enjoy games, face painting, Israeli music & more. - Rides - Bounce houses - Hot dogs, hamburgers, popcorn, and more Kindly RSVP In partnership with Chabad Hebrew Schools & Halperin Torah Tots Preschool

TEN COMMANDMENTS & ICE CREAM PARTY Friday, May 29, Shacharit - 9:30 am Reading of the Ten Commandments - 10:15am Followed by a dairy kiddush & ice cream party.

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STEAKS IN THE SUKKAH Thursday, October 17, 7:30pm Celebrate the mitzvah of eating in the Sukkah in style,great steaks off the grill while sipping lechaim’s under the stars.

DRINKS & DREIDELS Thursday, December 26, 8:00pm A night to enjoy the foods and spirit of Chanukah with latkes, doughnuts and dreidels. RSVP required | Location: TBA Upon Reservation

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SCOTCH & CIGARS Thursday, January 9, 8:00pm Chabad’s annual Scotch & Cigar is always well attended. Find the perfect scotch to go with a fine Cigar. On the menu: premium hand-rolled cigars, single malt scotch, premium tequila & delicious finger food. Couvert $36 | RSVP required.

GLOCKS & LOX Sunday, February 2, 10:00am - 12:00pm Start your week with a little Torah thought over some bagels & lox, followed by some time on the gun range. Cost:$25 | RSVP required. Limited Space. (Includes breakfast and range. Equipment rental not included) Gun World of South Florida, 1700 S Powerline Rd, Deerfield Beach

BURGERS & BREWS AT BUTCHER BLOCK GRILL Thursday, March 26, 8:00pm Kosher burgers, steaks & beers are best enjoyed with good company. Need we say more? Lechaim! RSVP required | chabadboca.com/mensclub

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At the Maurice A. Halperin Torah Tots Early Childhood Center, we are proud to offer a creative, progressive Jewish environment, where your child’s individual style of learning will be valued and nurtured. Our purpose is to provide the highest quality education in a secure, warm and stimulating atmosphere. Our comprehensive and developmentally appropriate program is designed to promote each child’s intellectual, social, physical and emotional growth.

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RIVKAH DENBURG, DIRECTOR Director@halperintorahtots.com | 561-241-6257 17950 Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL 33496


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You’ve heard a lot about your Bat Mitzvah. Now it’s time to find out why a Bat Mitzvah is so much more than just a party! Learn what it is to become a Bat Mitzvah in a modern world. At each meeting, your daughter will share ideas, friendship and fun with girls who are on the same Bat Mitzvah journey. *Open for all girls! Ages 11-13 * Two Sessions Fall-Winter & Spring * 10 weekly meetings

"Good Friends, Good Deeds, Good Times "

CHABAD OF CENTRAL BOCA RATON - ChabadBoca.com/BatMitzvahGirls For more information, contact Chaya Gopin - 561.414.7999 - Chaya@ChabadBoca.com

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FOLLOW US @CTEENBOCARATON FOR ALL OUR OTHER VOLUNTEERING, HOLIDAY AND SOCIAL EVENTS!

Supper ‘N Study

ShabbaTeen

Tuesdays 5:30 - 7:00 PM @ CTeen Lounge Enjoy a delicious kosher dinner while navigating the eternal stories and lessons of the Torah. Register at cteenboca.com/sns

Monthly! Candle-lighting, Friday night service followed by a fabulous Shabbos Dinner and program at the Denburg Home.

Challah Corner

TUESDAY LUNCH PERIOD @ Katz Yeshiva High School Room #107 WEDNESDAY LUNCH PERIOD @ Rosenblatt High School at Donna Klein Jewish Academy

Friday at school dismissal @ across Spanish River High School A mitzvah on the spot for people on the go!

Lunch & Learns at Jewish High Schools

Kosher Food Club at Public High Schools SPANISH RIVER HIGH SCHOOL Monday Lunch-Period Room #1-134

BOCA RATON HIGH SCHOOL Thursday Gold Lunch-Period Room #4-106F

Where great kosher food and thought - provoking Jewish discussion meet!


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Experience an amazing weekend of Jewish pride and fun in New York city with over 2,500 participating high-school students from around the world!

SUNDAYS 7:30 - 9:00 PM

October 27 - February 16 @ Chabad of Central Boca Raton

CTeen U’s relevant and engaging curriculum on the tenets of Judaism cultivates a sense of purpose and Jewish identity.

FEB. 27 MARCH 1, 2020

CTEEN FAMILY SHABBAT FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6/ KISLEV 8 AT 5:00 PM

OUR ANNUAL ACTION-PACKED CTEEN FAMILY DINNER RUN BY THE TEENAGERS IS GUARANTEED TO KEEP YOU COMING BACK EVERY YEAR!

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14-DAY ROAD TRIP FROM DENVER TO LOS ANGELES JUNE 29 - JULY 14 VENTURE THE SIGHTS AND EXPERIENCE THE THRILL OF 5 STATES IN THE AMERICAN WEST! 39


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Rabbi Moshe & Henni Wolvovsky, Directors 561-285-8534 WisdomCircle@ChabadBoca.com TH EW I SD O M C I R C L E. O R G 7232 Via Palomar Boca Raton, FL 33433

At every stage in life, every individual deserves to live a dignified, meaningful and fulfilling life.

Caring for the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of the seniors in Boca Raton, and to provide them with

Redefining aging as a reflection of much acquired wisdom and experience.

opportunities to share and contribute to the community.

period in which a person can focus on intellectual pursuits and spiritual growth, and a time when others can gain

Viewing retirement life as a

from their experience and knowledge.

Weekly Torah Learning Opportunities MONDAYS 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Ramona’s Café

Jewish History

MONDAYS 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Chabad - Central Boca

TUESDAYS 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Chabad - West Boca

Beginners Gemarah Practical Parsha A LL ARE W E LC OME

‫כולל תפארת זקנים לוי יצחק‬

WEDNESDAYS 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Century Grill

Lunch & Learn


CIRCLE OF FRIENDS SAFETALK TRAINING

Help save a life

Circle of Friends extends a helping hand to families who have children and teens with special needs and involves them in a full spectrum of Jewish and social experiences.

safeTALK is a three-hour alertness training for ages 15 and older, which prepares the participants to become a suicide alert helper. Individuals with suicidal thoughts don’t usually want to die, and most actually give hints to people in their lives that they are formulating these thoughts. However, many individuals miss these invitations for help.

Circle of Friends introduces teenage volunteers to the children and through shared experiences, both are enriched.

Soul to Soul

• Learn four basic steps to create a life-saving connection

TEEN LEADERSHIP BOARD A unique opportunity for teens presently in high school who thrive in a leadership position and are passionate about creating an environment of inclusiveness and friendship in our high schools and community.

Teens who are looking to fulfill their creative outlet, while also working to make this world a better place can apply can apply to be on our leadership board.

• Widely used by professionals and the general public. • 500,000 people trained in safeTALK.

SCHOOL UMATTER WEEKS • A student-led week that focuses on positivity and strength as a mechanism for a culture shift in schools. • In 30+ schools and 5 states ◊ School Ted Talks ◊ safeTALK Trainings ◊ Hallway Decorations

◊ Essay Contests ◊ School Assembly ◊ Morning Snacks

COMMUNITY EVENTS TEEN TALKS Teens gather in small groups to have an open conversation about mental health, strength, and more in a safe environment. Each Teen Talk is focused around a theme such as stress, hope, exams and other teen-friendly topics.

Contact Info Rabbi Sholom & Itta Kessler Email: umatter@chabadboca.com Office: 561-994-6257 Cell: 347-204-8902 Chabad of Boca Raton: 17950 Military Trail Boca Raton, FL 33496 19701 State Rd 7 Boca Raton, FL 33498

Designed to bring mental health awareness to the community with the hope that we can empower you to become a stronger and more resilient person.

Upcoming Events Stay tuned for our upcoming events Join our email list and follow us on Facebook and Instagram @BocaFriendshipHouse


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FOR AGES 2-5 BEAUTIFUL FACILITY WITH NATURAL PLAYGROUND EXPERIENCED & CARING STAFF


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