Kabbalat Shabbat service with Cantor Helzner using Spanish melodies. Shabbat dinner follows. Menu includes foods made from chocolate from Central America. Speaker: Ilana Schatz, director, Fair Trade Judaica, on “Jewish Values and Fair Trade.”
This is part of a weekend-long festival, “Chocolate and Jewish Values: A Fair Trade Experience,” that is sure to appeal to all the senses.
The program, which will promote overseas fair trade in the context of Jewish values, will take place Nov 1-3 at the synagogue.
The multicultural program focuses on various Central and South American countries where coffee and cacao (chocolate) are major crops and where the Jewish community has had both Sephardic and Ashkenazi influence.
for more information and pricing for event see www.TikvatIsrael.org
Event begins at 6:30PM
Presented by: Tikvat Israel Congregation
Featured Artist(s): Ilana Schatz