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August 2017

SYNAPLEX SHABBAT

August 25

6:00 p.m. Shabbat Dinner catered by Parties by Panche Menu: Roasted chicken Californian, orzo pilaf Berkley style, roasted carrot ala UCI and Summer Stone fruit salad. $18 per person, $10 for children ages 3-12.   Click here to RSVP to Heidi Altman by Wednesday, August 23 at noon. 7:00 p.m. Shabbat Alive Services, our jazz and pop service with a band, led by Rabbi Rachlis and Cantor Braier during which we will dedicate a plaque in the sanctuary in memory of our beloved Brian…

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Shabbat Alive Services, our jazz and pop service with a band, led by Rabbi Rachlis and Cantor Braier. UCI Chancellor Howard Gillman and University Synagogue member and Dean of UCI Berkeley Law School Erwin Chemerinsky will speak about their new book “Free Speech On Campus”

August 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University Synagogue,
3400 Michelson Dr.
Irvine, CA 92612 United States

7:00 p.m. Shabbat Alive Services, our jazz and pop service with a band, led by Rabbi Rachlis and Cantor Braier during which we will dedicate a plaque in the sanctuary in memory of our beloved Brian Sepel. All those celebrating birthdays this month will be honored. 8:15 p.m. UCI Chancellor Howard Gillman and UC Berkeley Law School Dean Erwin Chemerinsky will discuss how to combat hate speech and authoritarianism, while upholding constitutional rights in universities and society in general. What…

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Shabbat Services – Leah Shapiro’s Bat Mitzvah

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
University Synagogue – Sanctuary,
3400 Michelson Dr.
Irvine, CA 92612 United States

Shabbat Services will be led by Rabbi Rachlis and Cantor Braier during which Leah Shapiro, daughter of Jeff Shapiro, will be called to the Torah as a Bat Mitzvah. Everyone is invited to the service and the kiddush that follows.

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September 2017

FAMILY NIGHT – NOTE NEW TIMES DUE TO SUNDOWN

September 1
Crescent Bay Park,
Laguna Beach, CA United States

6:00 p.m. Shabbat Dinner at Laguna Beach's Crescent Bay Point Park overlooking the ocean! Please bring your own dairy dinner. 6:45 p.m. Shabbat services, for all ages, in Laguna Beach at Crescent Bay Point Park. Bring a blanket or chairs if you wish (if not, there's amphitheater seating) to Crescent Bay Point Park in North Laguna and celebrate summer, watching the sun set over the Pacific Ocean. Join Rabbi Rachlis and Cantor Braier for an unforgettable evening of nature, singing…

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Shabbat Services – Jacob Singer’s Bar Mitzvah

September 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
University Synagogue – Sanctuary,
3400 Michelson Dr.
Irvine, CA 92612 United States

Shabbat Services will be led by Rabbi Rachlis and Cantor Braier during which Jacob Singer, son of David and Ellen Singer, will be called to the Torah as a Bar Mitzvah. Everyone is invited to the service and the kiddush that follows.

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“A Leader Worthy of Respect” will be Rabbi Rachlis’ topic at Shabbat services when he describes the Jewish approach to leadership

September 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
University Synagogue,
3400 Michelson Dr.
Irvine, CA 92612 United States

“A Leader Worthy of Respect” will be Rabbi Rachlis’ topic at Shabbat services when he describes the Jewish approach to leadership.  In our tradition, a leader is honest, responsible, humble, vision-driven, always learning and able to handle stress.  Study what the Torah, Midrash and Talmud teach us about appropriate leadership.  We will also remember the sixteenth anniversary of 9-11-2001 before Mourner’s Kaddish.

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Shabbat Services – Bailey Moroson’s Bat Mitzvah

September 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
University Synagogue – Sanctuary,
3400 Michelson Dr.
Irvine, CA 92612 United States

Shabbat Services will be led by Rabbi Rachlis and Cantor Braier during which Bailey Moroson, daughter of Aaron and Ivy Moroson, will be called to the Torah as a Bat Mitzvah. Everyone is invited to the service and the kiddush that follows.

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Family Services led by Rabbi Rachlis and Cantor Braier

September 10 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
University Synagogue,
3400 Michelson Dr.
Irvine, CA 92612 United States

“American Jews Care About Israel; Does Israel Care About American Jews?” will be Rabbi Rachlis’ topic at Shabbat services.

September 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
University Synagogue – Sanctuary,
3400 Michelson Dr.
Irvine, CA 92612 United States

7:00 p.m. “American Jews Care About Israel; Does Israel Care About American Jews?” will be Rabbi Rachlis’ topic at Shabbat services. All those celebrating anniversaries this month will be honored.  

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SELICHOT

September 16

7:00 p.m.  Havdalah Service led by Rabbi Rachlis and Cantor Braier 7:15 p.m. Singer/Songwriter Daniel Nahmod will perform on Selichot night “Life Song: Love, Legacy and A Life Well Lived.” Daniel Nahmod.  Mr. Nahmod has performed his profound, heart-opening original music for over one million people and has sold 100,000 CDs. His poetic and evocative message of peace, love and compassion across all nations, cultures and faiths has found overwhelming acceptance wherever he has performed. Nahmod has been featured on numerous…

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