Celebration Weekend April 1-3, 2016: A Taste of Hillel

April 2, 2016 Half-Century Havdallah

Friday, April 1
2:00 pm Scribal Arts Rare Books Presentation by Curator Zachary Baker, Barchas Room, Green Library, Bing Wing, 2nd Floor
5:30 pm Refreshments and schmoozing
6:30 pm Liberal services led by musical guest Craig Taubman; Student-led traditional services
7:45 pm Kosher Shabbat dinner hosted by Stanford Faculty
9:00 pm Dessert reception 

Saturday, April 2
10:00 am Shabbat morning services hosted by Stanford Minyan, Koret Pavillion Board Room


12:00 pm Kosher Community Lunch
1:30 pm Jewish Learning Opportunity with Rabbi Ari Cartun
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
EVENING PROGRAM Valet parking will be available

7:30 pm Beer and wine reception with kosher hors d'oeuvres featuring Jeremy Cowan '91, president of Shmaltz Brewing Company 
8:15 pm Havdallah Ceremony
Program honoring friends of Hillel@Stanford
Celebration with cocktails and dessert
Starry Night Half-Century Concert featuring Craig Taubman

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, 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 Torah dedications in our Hillel Community Torah


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Taube Hillel House & Koret Pavilion at the Ziff Center for Jewish Life
565 Mayfield Avenue
Stanford, CA 94305-8456
(650) 723-1602