Shabbat morning services. Speaker: Brenda Rosenbaum, director, Mayan Hands, on “Growing Up Jewish in Guatemala: Starting Mayan Hands.” A chocolate kiddush follows.
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 Tikvat Israel.
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.
Event begins at 9:30AM
Presented by: Tikvat Israel Congregation
Featured Artist(s): Brenda Rosenbaum, director, Mayan Hands