Weekly Announcements April 7, 2021


Yom HaShoah Service:

Join our congregation for our Yom HaShoah service on Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 7:30 PM. Yom HaShoah is also known as Holocaust Memorial Day. It is the remembrance day to commemorate the six million Jewish people who died during the Holocaust. Join us on the CKA Zoom link.  Please call the office for login information 
Shabbat Services:

Join our congregation on Friday, April 9, 202  and on Saturday, April 10, 2021 9:30 a.m.  Please call the office for login information 

 Our next Havdalah service will be on Saturday April 10, at 8:00 p.m. Be sure to invite friends and family to join us on Zoom.  Please call the office for login information 
Parashat Kol Ami:

Join us for a weekly Torah study, on Sunday, April 11, 2021 at 10:30 a.m., with Maggid Paul Solyn. Please call the office for login information 
Climate Workshop With Joyce Wasserman:

Can catastrophic climate change be prevented? Joyce Wasserman will help us explore that question in an online workshop. Joyce was a long-time resident of Elmira and a member of Congregation Shomray  Hadath and Kol Ami. Please see the April Kol Ami newsletter for additional information. Join us on Sunday, April 11, 1:00 p.m.  Please call the office for login information 
Talmud  for Non-Talmudists: 

Join us on Monday, April 12, 2021 at 7:30 p.m., All are welcome! Please call the office for login information 
CKA Book Club: 

The following are the book titles and dates that the Book Club will meet: April 21, 2021,Button Man by Andrew Gross,  May 19,2021, Waking Lions  by Ayelet Gundar- Goshen, June 16, 2021, The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clayby Michael Chabon, July 21, 2021, Snow in Augustby Pete Hamill. All meetings are at noon online until further notice. The CKA office will email the link for the Book Club prior to the meeting. These books are available online, at the public library and in the Jerome & Etkind Library at CKA.
Nosh of the Month: 

The new year brings new opportunities! This year the Jewish Food Festival offers our congregants an opportunity to purchase a sampling of our delicious specialties. The list of the items for sale can be found  at the following link https://www.kolamielmira.org/noshofthemonth , also on the Jewish Center & Federation web site, www.JewishElmira.org

Message from CKA Office: 

We have several boxes of the 24-3oz bottles of the hand sanitizer that we would like to donate to non-profits. If you know of a group or groups that are in need of this product please have them contact Fran in the CKA office at 607-732-7410 to make arrangements for pick up between 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday and Friday 9:00 a.m. -3:00p.m.


1008 W. Water St. Elmira, NY 14905

Shabbat Service Schedule:

Friday Evening Service - 7:30PM

Saturday Morning Service - 8:30AM

Saturday Morning Service - 9:30AM

1008 W. Water St. Elmira, NY 14905
Phone: 607-732-7410 / 607-734-7735