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Temple Sinai Happenings – August 13, 2021



We’d like your RSVP for this fun evening…



with Seth Fineblum


Zoom ID#  867 890 4477


Sunday, August 22

at 7:00 PM




Send your check to the Temple Sinai Office with who you would like to be on a team with and we will send you the Passcode to participate in this fun evening.


4 Rounds of Trivia


Form your own teams of 5 or 6 people or let us put you on a winning team.


Join us with your family and friends for a night of fun and friendly competition.



Did you miss the first in our Bruce Kimmel speaker series featuring Netflix star Raphael Rowe from “Inside the World’s Toughest Prisons?


Click here to watch this interesting interview with Rabbi Perice:





  • Brad Bobrin
  • Barbara Coleman
  • Stella Geller-  mother of Perri Geller-Clark
  • Gary Koehler, friend of Amy Engle
  • Bernie Epstein
  • Alan Kramer
  • Roz and Stuart Leventhal
  • June Margolis
  • Maria Landazuri-Herbst
  • Janet Khanlian
  • Vivian Lewis
  • Connie Rafelson
  • Bachia Rochaela, Issa Kabeer’s mother
  • Nancy Schwartz
  • Michael Silver
  • Marilyn Staiman


Tonight, Shabbat Heroes at the Temple Sinai Playground



Happy Anniversary to:


  • Rabbi Steven & Barbara Fineblum, celebrating 52 years on August 17
  • Fred & Elyn Picknally, celebrating 41 years on August 17

Happy Birthday to:


  • Perri Geller-Clark b’day on August 14
  • Roz Gorenberg b’day on August 14
  • Emma Zablin  tuning 15 years old on August 16
  • Sandy Barnett b’day on August 19
  • Joan Demp b’day on August 19
  • Lois Schmeidler b’day on August 19

New Fundraiser for Temple Sinai

An ideal tool to scoop out your bagel, reducing the calories and carbs by 50%.

The perfect gift for family and friends

or buy one for yourself.

Click on the blue box below to take you directly to the website for more information and to order.

Collect them at home or at your place of business and bring them into Temple Sinai.

Place them in the box just outside the Temple Sinai Office.


August 20

Join us for two special events!!!

Marla Kaufman, the Executive Director of the Jewish Addiction Awareness Network, will be our special guest during our Friday Night Shabbat Service.

Join us to hear Marla’s story and how she got involved in this important and holy work!


We will also be hosting a 30 minute virtual Youth Service from 6:15 to 6:45pm. It will be geared toward families with young children and it will be fun and interactive.

So please tune in early for Friday night services to participate in both of these events!!

Register with Amazon Smile and every time you make eligible purchases, Amazon will donate to Temple Sinai of Cinnaminson.

Go to smile.amazon.com

Log on using your existing Amazon Account or register for a new one, if you don’t have an Amazon account. Under “pick your own charitable organization” search for Temple Sinai of Cinnaminson. Buy your Amazon purchases through smile.amazon.com (your Amazon Prime will show up there) not through your regular Amazon site.


Temple Sinai Jewish Movie Club

by way of ZOOM ID # 867 890 4477



Much like a Book Club, watch the movies at your convenience and then join us in discussion.


It’s like a Jewish Netflix.


Tuesday, August 24 at 7PM   


Review of The Keeper



Discover the remarkable true story of Bert Trautmann, a German soldier and prisoner of war who, against a backdrop of British post-war protest and prejudice, secures the position of Goalkeeper for Manchester City.  Thanks to the support of a local Rabbi and the love of an Englishwoman, he becomes a legendary football icon.


87% “Fresh” on Rotten Tomatoes!
Winner of 11 U.S. Film Festival Audience Awards



Donate to Temple Sinai your furniture or special items that are just too large or valuable for our yearly rummage sale.

We’ll sell your furniture (from your home) and other items on Facebook Marketplace to profit Temple Sinai.

You will receive a tax-deductible donation receipt and will feel good about supporting such a worthy organization.

Contact Rose Rose at Rose9483@verizon.net

or 856-912-1849

    The Silent Patient
by Alex Michaelides
A shocking psychological thriller of a woman’s act of violence against her husband and the therapist obsession with uncovering her motive.

Wednesday, August 25
at 7 PM


Join Us On Zoom: ID 867 890 4477





T emple Sinai has joined the



For the next 6 months, place your plastic bags and certain other plastic film items into the bins in the Religious School. If we meet our goal of collecting at least 500 pounds of plastic bags and film by mid-October, we’ll be awarded a beautiful recycled composite Trex bench for our garden!



All Plastic MUST be clean, dry and free  of food residue.



We also CANNOT use the following items: 


  • Degradable/compostable bags or film packaging
  • Pre-washed salad mix bags
  • Pet food bags
  • Hot dog or meat wrap packaging
  • Six-pack rings
  • PPE: Gloves, masks, or protective wear
  • Grape, cherry, etc. bags
  • Lamination film
  • Silage and hay bags
  • Backyard ice rinks
  • Vinyl shower curtains or tablecloths
  • Bedding or linen packaging
  • Shiny, crinkly films like floral wrap
  • Pool covers
  • Resealable granola bags



We can do it!

Any questions, contact Carol Janes, 856-220-8221, kneidljanes@gmail.com



Each year Temple Sinai participates in 



Join Temple Sinai in collecting backpacks and school supplies for school aged children in need.  This year backpacks will be given to The Gloucester County Special Services School District.



Needed items include:


Pens, Pencils and erasers

Markers & Crayons


Binders, Notebooks and Folders,

Scissors & Glue

Planners, Calculators, etc.


Place in the foyer of the Fineblum Chapel by August 26


Enrollment Time for


k – 1st Graders (GAN Class): A great beginning for basic Hebrew, letters, prayers, music, holidays and stories. Sunday only, 9-12 a.m
Grades 2 and up: Learn Siddur prayers and meanings, more advanced Hebrew, holidays, Israel and history. No experience necessary.

Register today
by calling Amy at 856-829-0658.
to give your grandkids.

Preparing for the High Holidays



We are in the midst of preparing the 5782 Yizkor Memorial Service Prayer Booklet. Remember and honor your departed loved ones by making this tribute in their memory,

and at the same time performing

an act of tz’dakah, charity.

If you have never placed a remembrance, Temple Sinai hopes you will do so in the 5782 Yizkor Memorial Service Prayer Booklet.

Cost for remembrances are as follows: full page $180, half page $96, quarter page $66.

To be a part of this very special Yizkor Remembrance Book, contact Shari Hyder at 856-727-0413 or SHyderDMD@aol.com

Chair Yoga For All Ages

Zoom ID

#867 890 4477

with our own Yoga Instructor, Jill Croft

Mondays at 11AM and

Wednesdays at 4 PM

Chair yoga is a great way to get the wonderful health benefits of yoga. Join us in loosening and stretching muscles, reducing stress, and improving circulation. It also reduces anxiety, helps lower blood pressure, protects joints, and builds strength and balance.

Sweet Treat for a Sweet

New Year:

Temple Sinai would like to wish all of its members “A Sweet and Happy New Year” with a jar of honey.

Help us by being a sponsor of this very worthwhile program.

Levels of Sponsorship:

$18 Shanah Tovah

$36 Shanah M’Tukah

$54 Shanah Tovah Um’tukah

Send your donation into the Temple Office.

Shofar Practice and Lessons


at 1:00 PM

outdoors at the home of

Harold & Dorothy Minkoff

Anyone who would like to join us to practice and /or to learn, is welcome.

Classes are approximately ½ hour long.

No auditions are required.

Please email Shelley Sbar with questions

Order your Lulav & Etrog this Sukkot through Temple Sinai.

Prices are as follows:

Basic $40

Standard $45

Deluxe $55

Call the Temple Sinai Office by August 26th with questions or to place an order.


Friday, August 13:

  • Shabbat Services at 7PM


Saturday, August 14:

  • Torah Spark – On Zoom  at 10:30 AM.
  • Havdallah at 7:00 PM




  • Isaac Layar Cohen, father-in-law of Joyce Cohen/grandfather of Debbie Broudy
  • Sam Gaffin, brother-in-law of Vida Gaffin
  • Richard Gurfiel, father of Jenn Deutsch
  • Richard Lipsky, husband of Gail Lipsky

ZOOM ID # 867 890 4477



Each Wednesday:

8:20 – 9:00am  Morning Minyan 

ZOOM ID # 867 890 4477


This is your opportunity to say Kaddish or do a Mitzvah and be present so someone else can say Kaddish.