Anniversary Year Schedule

Oct 1, 2015 New York Celebration in a private home
Oct 11, 2015
Anniversary Year Kickoff/
Community Torah Project Launch

Ziff Center for Jewish Life, Stanford Campus
Oct 23, 2015
Shabbat Dinner

Koret Pavilion at the Ziff Center
Jan/Feb 2016
Hillel@Stanford Half-Century History Display
at Green Library
April 1-3, 2016                                                                       Celebration Weekend
*Unless otherwise noted, all events take place at Hillel@Stanford

Friday, April 1

2:00 pm - Scribal Arts Presentation by Curator Zachary Baker, Barchas Room, Green Library, Bing Wing, 2nd Floor
5:30 pm - Refreshments and schmoozing
6:30 pm - Liberal Shabbat services led by musical guest Craig Taubman; Student-led traditional services
7:45 pm - Kosher Shabbat dinner hosted by Stanford faculty
9:00 pm - Late-night tisch/dessert reception
                 *tisch is the Yiddish word for table and connotes friends sharing tables to sing, tell jokes and spend time together

Saturday, April 2

10:00 am - Shabbat morning services hosted by Stanford Minyan, Koret Pavillion Board Room
Community Open House
12:00 pm - Kosher Community Lunch
1:30 pm - Jewish Learning Opportunity
2:30 pm - TED Talks showcasing esteemed faculty
3:30 pm - Jewish Women's Theatre
4:30 pm - Struggling in Good Faith book talk with former Hillel Rabbi Mychal Copeland 
5:00 pm - Break and dinner on your own
7:30 pm - Beer and wine reception with kosher hors d'oeuvres featuring Jeremy Cowan '91, president of of Shmaltz Brewing Company
8:15 pm - Havdallah led by Rabbi Ari Cartun, program honoring friends of Hillel@Stanford, celebration with cocktails and dessert
Starry Night Half-Century Concert featuring Craig Taubman, whose eclectic musical styles have become an integral part of the Jewish community

Sunday, April 3
10:00 am - Sermon by Rabbi Patricia Karlin-Neumann, Senior Associate Dean for Religious Life, “Drawing Attention to the Sacred: Scribal Arts in Religious Traditions” at Memorial Church

11:00 am - Jewish Student Association hosts bagel brunch
11:30 am - Presentation by Torah Scribe Rabbi Zvi Chaim Pincus and opportunities for individual Torah dedications in our Hillel Community Torah
Oct 2, 2016 50th anniversary of Hillel High Holy Day Services
Dedication of the Hillel Community Torah

on the Stanford Campus


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Stanford, CA 94305-8456
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