Temple Sinai Happenings – October 14th, 2022


 Last call for dinner with

family and friends

in the Temple Sinai Sukkah!


 Fri Oct 14, and Sat Oct 15.

Paper and plasticware are provided. 


RSVP to SNFineblum@gmail.com Subject: “Sukot RSVP” to reserve your place(s) at the Sukah table.


Join Rabbi Perice tonight for services to relax, unwind and welcome the Sabbath.


  Friday, October 14

Shabbat Services at 7 PM on Zoom


YAHRZEITS will be read for the following people:

  • Benjamin Cutler, father of Barbara Fineblum/grandfather of Seth Fineblum
  • Martin Goldberg, husband of Susan Goldberg
  • Edward Goldfarb, father of Neil Goldfarb
  • Murray Hirsch, husband of Sara Hirsch
  • Leonard Olinsky, step-father of Esther Levy
  • Samuel Olshansky, father of Sara Hirsch
  • Albert Rubinstein, father of Lynn Grobman
  • Charlotte Safirstein, mother of Jeff Safirstein
  • Paul Wang, father-in-law of Pola Wang
  • Ella Warren, grandmother of Johanna Schoss
  • Evelyn Weiner, sister of Annette Yellin

ZOOM ID # 8678904477

Passcode: welcome





Sukot Day 6

 Saturday, October 15 at 9:30 AM

In person Service with Sukah Shakes and Pot Luck Lunch

Bring an entrée, salad, drink or dessert to share.

Contact Diane at

ddifazio914@comcast.net as she is coordinating the lunch.


Sukot Day 7

 Sunday, October 16 at 11 AM

Sisterhood Paid-Up Membership Luncheon

honoring the memory of Charlotte Stein

Bring a little warmth to children in need by bringing new hats, mittens and scarves for children of migrant workers in South Jersey.

Hurry, RSVP to Ellen Dix at
ellendix@aol.com or call/text 609-314-0938

You may pay your $45 membership dues at the door.



Sh’mini Atzeret/Simchat Torah

Monday, October 17

  • 9:30 AM Sh’mini Atzeret Service with Yizkor – In person & Zoom followed by Brunch and Sukah Shakes.
  • 6:30 PM Simchat Torah Celebration – at Temple Sinai and on Zoom


ZOOM ID # 8678904477

Passcode: welcome




Simchat Torah

Tuesday, October 18 at 9:30 AM

Joint Service at Congregation Beth Tikvah and on Zoom

Meeting ID: 815 9942 5397
Passcode: simcha






Qigong, pronounced “chi gong”


Developed in China thousands of years ago as part of traditional Chinese medicine.  It involves using exercises to optimize energy within the body, mind, and spirit, with the goal of improving and maintaining health and well-being.  This class is a slow moving meditative class although you will feel the movement and the flow of energy right away.  It is a mindful practice – great for flexibility, balance, lowering blood pressure, anxiety and raising awareness.

Online Zoom Class

Thursday mornings at 11 AM

For information on this class, please contact the instructor directly.

Instructor: Juhi Singha   njkeva@gmail.com or 856-246-9751



Food Book available for


Cost:  $10.00

$6 goes directly back to Temple Sinai.


Food Books may be purchased in the Temple Sinai Office by way of cash, check or Venmo Temple Sinai (include on memo line: “food book”).


Buy as gifts for your hairdresser, nail person, teachers, etc.  There are so many places to eat and shop that we think you will have no trouble getting your money back very quickly!




Fall Holiday Collections:




Bring a little warmth to children in need! New winter hats, mittens and scarves are being gathered on the table outside the Fineblum Chapel through this Tuesday, Oct. 18.

Items are donated to Gloucester County Special Services in Sewell, New Jersey. They provide resources for children of migrant workers throughout all of South Jersey. 




Canned Food Drive

Please bring non-perishable food items to donate when you come to Sukot and Simchat Torah Services.


  1. Kosher Food items for Jewish Federation  food pantry.
  2. Bread of Life Food Pantry –  They particularly need canned tuna and canned vegetables. 

Collection containers are set up in the  Main Sanctuary coat closet and Religious School Hallway. 




Thursday, October 20

@7:00 PM on Zoom

Book Club



  It Could happen Here: Why America is Tipping from Hate to the Unthinkable and How We Can Stop It 

by Jonathan Greenblatt who is the CEO of the Anti-Defamation League.

ZOOM ID # 8678904477

Passcode: welcome








Future Book Club Books:

Thurs, Nov 10th  –  The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles
Mon, Dec 12th  –  Lessons In Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus
Tues, January 10th  –  The Guncle by Steven Rowley
Wed, February 1st  –  Beartown  by Frederik Backman
All meetings will begin at 7:00pm.




     Sunday, October 23 at 4:00 PM

         Gil Hoffman returns to Temple Sinai to speak.


Peace, Politics and Plutonium: An Insider’s look at the impact of Israel’s election on the military and media battlefields.


Gil Hoffman was the Jerusalem Post Chief Political Correspondent and Analyst for the past 24 years and the only speaker to have lectured on Israel in all 50 states. He is currently the new Executive Director of Honest Reporting. HonestReporting analyzes stories, articles, opinion pieces and images that appear in the media’s coverage of Israel, exposing and responding to inaccuracies or bias.


$20/person includes Falafel Bar afterwards.


We’ll be wearing masks while we hear Gil’s lecture.

Eat indoors, outdoors or take a falafel to go home.


Please RSVP by Oct. 19 by sending a check to the Temple Sinai Office or Venmo is also accepted.







Stella Geller, mother of Perri Geller-Clark

Steve Hochman

James Hyland, father of Morah Kim

Jack Israel

Sue Karen

Alan Kramer

Rich Lewis

June Margolis

Dorothy Minkoff

Harold Minkoff

Salvatore Perice

Connie Rafelson

Sheikha Maryam Kabeer, mother of Issa Kabeer

Jeff Swartz 

Carolyn Woodruff

Terry Zablin






Happy Birthday to:



  • Jonathan Eron, celebrating on Oct 15
  • Alan Kramer, celebrating on Oct 17
  • Emma Schrier turns 18, celebrating on October 17 
  • Lynn Grobman, celebrating on October 19


Happy Anniversary to:


Harriet & Jeff Summers, celebrating 36 years on October 18


Temple Sinai of Cinnaminson
2101 New Albany Rd
Cinnaminson, NJ 08077

Tel: (856)829-0658