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The Park Bulletin - July

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July 2020 Tammuz Av 5780 parksynagogue org 216 371 2244 facebook com parksyn Congratulations to the Confirmation Class of 2020 Mazel Tov to Daniel Blum Kyle Cantor Rachel Glazer Kevin Grunzweig Sophie Grunzweig Zachary Honig Jonah Kaminsky Marlie Leska Amanda Loewenthal Ellie Mayers Jake Muencz Abbe Newman Morgan Pearle Noah Saidel Lea Sokol Noah Tannenbaum Ryan Turek Sela Uher Leah Yakubov Shane Young

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What s Inside Mazel Tov Mazel Tov 2 The Greatest Show at Park 3 July Milestone Anniversaries 3 Shabbat Parhiot 3 Stay Connected with Park 3 Park Cory United Letters 4 Visit Israel LIVE From Your Living Room 5 Park s Virtual School Learn 6 Family Education Wolf Religious School 7 Park Preschool 8 Consecration 8 Confirmation 8 Youth Group News 8 Women s Rosh Chodesh Book Group 9 Saltzman Youth Panel 9 July Birthdays 9 Israel Bonds 9 Mitzvah Day 2020 Thank You s 10 Confirmation Thank You s 11 Sisterhood Supplies Project 2020 11 Park Synagogue Sisterhood 12 Park s Summer Reading 13 Gifts to Funds 14 15 In Memoriam 15 Park Calendar 16 Mazel Tov to Katie Benjamin Becker on the birth of their son Levi Ross Becker Grandparents are Amy Jim Becker and Shari and Marc Jacobson Great grandparents are Norman Adler and Marilyn Shafran Mazel Tov to Ethel Matthew Davis on the birth of their son Herschel Miller Davis Grandparents are Bonnie Fred Davis and Amy Robert Bressman Great grandparents are Norman Adler Robert Beren Henry Bressman and Magda Davis Mazel Tov to Allison Spencer Eardley on the birth of their daughter Emory Blossom Eardley Grandparents are Lisa Fromson Waxman David Waxman and Kelley Joe Eardley Great grandparents are Hope and Jay Fromson Mazel Tov to Todd Gurney Partner at The Eisen Law Firm on becoming President of the Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys Mazel Tov to Michele Kaminsky on her election as the President of the National Council of Jewish Women Cleveland Section for 2020 2022 and to Marcy Schwartz and Heather Schlang who were also elected as NCJW vice presidents Mazel Tov to Caitlin Evan Lubline on the birth of their daughter London Rose Lubline Sister is Scarlett Lubline Grandparents are Andy Adriana Randall Cathy Randall and Stuart Jodi Lubline Mazel Tov to Courtney Seth Mendelsohn on the birth of their daughter Arielle Paige Mendelsohn Siblings are Blake and Grant Mendelsohn Grandparents are Judy Jeffrey Silver and Michelle Jay Mendelsohn Mazel Tov to Samantha Owades Joshua Sterling on the birth of their son Cooper Hudson Sterling Grandparents are Debbie David Sterling and great grandparents are of blessed memory Alfred Lillian Rubin Mazel Tov to Sarah Billy Wolf on the birth of their son George Mayer Wolf Grandparents are Carol Michael Wolf and Julie and Steve Mayer Great grandparents are Roz and Joe Wolf March 2018 July 2020 Page 2 www parksynagogue org

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Anniversaries Save the Date Sunday August 30 Greatest Show at Park Park Synagogue East July Milestone The We are working to create the safest event for our congregation Join us for a day of entertainment and fun for all ages at Park s GREATEST end of summer event Thrill Show Revolution Pie TONS of Family Fun As always your safety comes first Stay tuned for details as we get closer to the event Milestone anniversaries are recognized at the first year of marriage at 5 year Intervals then every year for 50 years Please join ALL our July couples for Anniversary Shabbat on Saturday July 4th 1 Sam Rachael Goldberg 52 Nancy Shelly Hartman 10 Ryan Lindsay Heksch 53 Brenda David Goldberg 10 Annie Simkin Josh Kaplow 54 Marian Joe Seder 15 Mimi Ted Aron 54 Marty Joyce Oppenheimer 15 Lori Herb Chisling 55 Bonnie Arnold Caplan 25 Monica Lee Ponsky 55 Mikki Michael Rocker 25 Heather Brad Schlang 56 Norma Harvey Kotler 30 Leslie Steve Klein 58 Helen Bob Marks 50 Susan Stuart Graines 60 Hope Jay Fromson 50 Amy Ron Greenspan 63 Madeline Morris Laderman 50 Arleen Jordan Rothkopf 51 Jerry Mina Saidel Shabbat Parshiot 66 Bernice Rabbi Milton Rube Torah portions to be read this month Stay Connected with Park July 4 12 Tammuz Hukkat Balak Anyone who is in need of a community at this time or feels alone or unconnected there is a place for you at Park Numbers 19 1 25 9 If you are interested or know anyone who may be in any of our virtual programs services or are just looking for a way to connect please contact Allison Solomon at asolomon parksyn org or 216 371 2244 ext 121 July 11 19 Tammuz Pinehas Numbers 25 10 30 1 July 18 26 Tammuz Mattot Mas ey Numbers 30 2 36 13 July 25 4 Av Devarim Deuteronomy 1 1 3 22 IMPORTANT NOTICE Due to the current circumstances because of COVID 19 all events are subject to cancellation if needed March 2018 July 2020 Page 3 www parksynagogue org

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Park Letter to Responses From Our Friends at Cory United Methodist Church after George Floyd s Murder After the murder of George Floyd in late May the Park members of the Park Cory Connection a committee made up of Park members and Cory United Methodist Church members sent the following letter to our Cory friends to let them know our outrage and sadness over this tragic killing Please also see the responses from Rev Gregory Kendrick Jr Interim Cory Pastor and from Carol Dove and Dr Ernest Smoot Cory leaders following the Park letter below The Park Cory Connection is committed to giving our two congregations the opportunity to work together to combat racism and anti Semitism through educational programming and by listening to each other to build better interracial understanding and friendships We look forward to continuing our important work with members of Cory For those of you not aware the Cory congregation owns and worships in the building in Cleveland s Glenville neighborhood that was Park Synagogue s former home from 1922 1945 until our congregation s move to Cleveland Heights Responses from Cory United Methodist Church Members Clergy Dear Friends at Cory United Methodist Church It is with heartfelt concern and love that we as fellow members of the Park Cory Connection write you to let you know that we are saddened and outraged over the senseless killing of George Floyd and the flagrant racism shown by the four police officers in Minneapolis We want you to know that we stand with you and the entire African American community against racism and discrimination While we can t physically be together right now please know that we are spiritually with you When you hurt we hurt too We feel your pain suffering and indignation Our Dear Park Synagogue Friends In times like these I am reminded of David s song how good and pleasant it is when sisters and brothers live in unity That scripture is not mere sentimentality but an enduring truth and desire Thank you for your message of solidarity I am grateful for your compassion and commitment to anti racism I look forward to the day that we can meet in person again Until then I pray we can find a way to continue our work remotely and most of all live it out daily While it is unfortunate that the protests over this situation have grown violent in Cleveland and other cities we feel it is extremely important for everyone to make his her voice heard loudly and peacefully and to stand up for the value of all people Peace be with you Rev Gregory E Kendrick Jr Interim Cory Pastor Now more than ever we must continue to work together to combat all forms of racism and discrimination in our society We may be a small group but our commitment to justice equality and peace is strong and unwavering Dear Park Friends We pray that God will watch over all of us and over our nation and help us stay healthy strong and living in peace I thank you for the words of caring and concern It is a call for all of us to unite and let our voices and votes make a difference I pray we will work for change and stay committed so much is at stake Thank you Park congregation for your leadership It is so hard to continue to see our inhumanity to each other on every level My heart aches Your friends from Park Synagogue Blessings Carol Dove Cory United Methodist Church Member Rabbi Joshua Skoff Rabbi Sharon Marcus Ellen Petler Joe Arnoff Sandy Ellis Margie Klein Carol Koletsky Roger Kramer Jeff Marks Alison Elliott Simon Joanna Connors Jim Robenalt Community Friends July 2020 March 2018 To all Park friends Thank you for your heartfelt message It was truly appreciated I do share your resolve to continue to work together to combat racism and discrimination in all forms As it is with COVID 19 if even one is infected many are affected Wish you all safe and well Peace Dr Ernest Smoot Cory United Methodist Church Member Page 4 www parksynagogue org

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Visit Israel LIVE from your Living Room Since we can t travel to Israel now we re bringing Israel to you Monday July 13 Thursday July 16 Virtual Guided Bus Tour 4 00 5 00 pm After Tour Discussion 5 00 5 45 pm Friday July 17 Pre Shabbat Gathering 4 00 pm Enjoy a side of Israel you have never seen on a virtual Zoom tour led by a licensed Israeli tour guide This is a great way to experience Israel whether you ve been there before or it is your first time Join a busload of Park participants and experience biblical and modern Israel from north to south famous as well as off the beaten path sights JNF projects and hidden gems all from the comfort of your own home See different sights each day It s the next best thing to being in Israel in person and a lot cooler HOW IT WORKS REGISTRATION For one week get on the tour bus from 4 00 5 00 pm Monday Thursday for live touring of Israel on Zoom Afterwards share and discuss your thoughts and impressions with the other participants and our bus leader Rabbi Marcus Friday will feature a short pre Shabbat experience Space on the bus is limited to 21 Zoom squares so register soon Each Zoom square can include one or more people at the same house for one fee Invite your household members to share the same Zoom square and come along on this exciting and unique virtual journey to Israel Pre paid registration is required by Monday July 6 through the Park website www parksynagogue org No registration will be taken over the phone Limited space is available so register early Registrants will receive a Zoom link to get on the bus a day or two before the tour starts Questions Please contact Ellen Petler at epetler parksyn org or 216 371 2244 ext 122 COST You have the option of paying any amount from 25 00 to 50 00 per Zoom square Choose the amount that is right for your budget The cost includes one week of guided tours discussion and pre Shabbat experience While the regular cost is 50 per Zoom square the Women s Rosh Chodesh Group is subsidizing up to 25 per square allowing more people to participate Sponsored by Park s Women s Rosh Chodesh Group but open to all Park members The tour is organized and will be run by the Jewish National Fund Northern Ohio July 2020 March 2018 Page 5 www parksynagogue org

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ENROLL IN PARK S VIRTUAL SCHOOL LEARN SOMETHING NEW ON ZOOM THIS SUMMER FREE AND OPEN TO ALL PARK MEMBERS THE COMMUNITY PRE REGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR EACH WORKSHOP THROUGH THE PARK WEBSITE FINDING YOUR ROOTS THE NUTS BOLTS OF JEWISH GENEALOGY HOW TO BE A GOOD LISTENER HEAR WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING WEDNESDAY JULY 22 7 30 8 30 PM THURSDAY AUGUST 6 7 00 8 30 PM Facilitated by Ken Bravo Facilitated by Lori Wald PRESIDENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF JEWISH GENEALOGICAL SOCIETIES IAJGS A PAST PRESIDENT OF THE JEWISH GENEALOGY SOCIETY OF CLEVELAND AND PARK MEMBER JD UCLA TRAINED MINDFULNESS FACILITATOR PARK MEMBER The art of listening is difficult to master Not only do we live in a multitasking information over loaded distraction driven culture but our brains are wired to evaluate input predict outcomes and make judgements instantaneously In order to listen we need to understand some basic concepts about our nervous system and be aware of our natural inclination to prove ourselves right Then we can train ourselves to listen pause and respond instead of react Have you always wanted to research your family tree Don t know how and where to begin Join us for Ken s informative and entertaining class to help you find out how to get started or continue any research you have already begun Class includes How to get started in searching for your roots Using resources such as Ancestry com Familysearch com and JewishGen org This 90 minute Zoom workshop will enhance your listening skills through discussion mindful listening exercises and small group exercises where participants will engage with each other in non threatening ways to explore their listening habits and begin to focus on our own reactions as we listen to what others say We can get away from habitual response only by recognizing and understanding what those responses are This takes practice Join us to become a better listener What s in census records how to find them and how to use them Finding Naturalization records and other documents Why dates of birth and the spelling of family names may not be critical Using online newspaper archives The bubbemeises of Jewish genealogy And all with plenty of time to ask questions Although currently scheduled as a one session class we will poll the attendees and schedule an additional class s if there is sufficient interest Registration Information for Park s Virtual School Pre registration is required for both workshops at least 2 days before the scheduled class date so you can be emailed a Zoom link Register at www parksynagogue org Questions Contact Ellen Petler at epetler parksyn org or call 216 371 2244 ext 122 March 2018 July 2020 Page 6 www parksynagogue org

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Family Education and Wolf Religious School This has been a summer like no other and no one can be absolutely sure what the fall will bring So we are developing Plan A Plan B Plan C Be assured that all plans include quality Jewish Hebrew education creativity and ingenuity All plans include what you ve come to expect lots of holiday prep celebration Hebrew decoding Hebrew reading emphasis on Bible mitzvot and blessings prayer We will be in touch with you throughout the summer to keep you up to date on all developments At this time all students have been matriculated to the 2020 21 school year To make registration even easier you do not have to fill out a registration form If however your physical address cell phone email address and or child s school have changed please send that information to bbein parksyn org so that your registration can be updated At this time you don t have to fill out medical forms If you re a new student in PreK 12th grade please contact Teri at teri parksyn org or text her at 216 496 1597 There will be no Littles Sunday morning program in the first semester We look forward to resuming second semester For all incoming 1st graders Consecration year look for your Consecration packet coming soon There will be Sunday morning Monday afternoon sessions Details to follow The Weekday afternoon All Star program for grades kindergarten sixth grade will begin after the fall holidays Bar Bat Mitzvah Club as always will be second semester There will be Confirmation and 11th 12th grade classes Details to follow The Madrich program for grades 8 12 continues Email Teri teri parksyn org to be a part of this program Saturday morning Youth Services which include the Summer Scholarship Challenge will continue This past year we distributed close to 10 000 to be used by the recipients when Jewish summer experiences resume Sunday mornings with Community Unity will resume sometime after the Fall Holidays We are delighted to hear so many positive responses from our students and parents for the musical Zoom Youth Services with Mr Chuck Mark Freiman the personally delivered yoga mats DIY Shabbat candle holders student siddurim the giving out of Shavuot treats prayer pamphlets and the emailed family extended learning pamphlets The emails phone messages and handwritten thank you notes you sent mean so much to us We are energized by being able to fulfill these learning moments for you during this crisis Most of all we thank you for putting your trust in us for continuing to deliver Jewish educational experiences when you need them most Look for a very special gift box hint what is Jewish about growing your own pizza coming your way in early July Teri Rube Hochberg D PED Director of Education July 2020 March 2018 Page 7 www parksynagogue org

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Park Preschool Corner Calling ALL Park First Graders Celebrate You Nothing is quite as joyful as the Consecration Ceremony when Park s first graders are formally welcomed into the synagogue community Look for email and snail mail with all the Consecration details coming this summer Nurturing children and families through Jewish values one day at a time If you are an incoming Park Synagogue first grader who attends public private or day school you are part of the 2020 Consecration Community To ensure that we have all your contact information and that you are on the list contact the Education Department at Liz Gregory at lgregory parksyn org The school year of 2019 2020 began rather smoothly and uneventfully Just what a new director hopes for but ended like no other Through the online learning that took place over the course of two and a half months we did complete the year together All of the students participated in a drive by parade to see and wave to their teachers as they collected their artwork previously displayed in their classrooms and hallways Calling all rising Sophomores The Pre K students had their end of the year celebration over Zoom along with their parents This year was unique in that we were able to invite all of the preschool teachers to attend as well The children viewed a video presentation comprised of photos of activities that took place over the course of the school year Additionally all of our preschool staff participated in a video extending our personal well wishes to the Pre K class as they move on to their kindergarten learning in the fall Join Confirmation Class with Rabbi Marcus Unfortunately in order to preserve the safety of our students and staff it was decided to cancel the preschool camp this summer We are looking forward to opening the preschool in the fall We have been consulting and educating ourselves on the newest safe guards and requirements established by the CDC and ODJFS as we move forward to this goal Notifications of such changes will be forwarded to our preschool families and will be posted on the Park Preschool s website Contact Rabbi Marcus Office at nmaggelet parksyn org or 216 371 2244 ext 155 for more information Strengthen your Jewish Identity Build community with teens from many different high schools help others through Mitzvah projects study Jewish values with Rabbi Marcus Rabbi Skoff and hopefully travel to New York City in the spring Please register at https www parksynagogue org wolf religious school Youth Group NEWS Stay safe and be well A huge thank you to Becky Faur our Jr Kadima and Kadima advisor and Sarah Shaw our USY advisor We are so happy that both Becky and Sarah will be continuing as our advisors next year Marilyn Zaas Park Preschool Director 216 371 2244 ext 200 MZaas parksyn org March 2018 July 2020 Mazel Tov to our new USY executive board President Rose Cohen Communications VP Molly Egar Membership Kadima VP Sam Cohen Page 8 www parksynagogue org

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Attend on Zoom Saltzman Youth Panel Women s Rosh Chodesh Book Group Wednesday August 12 7 30 pm Park women are invited to discuss Meet Me at the Museum by Anne Youngson The meeting will be held through Zoom using your computer I pad or phone You must RSVP by August 10th to receive the link to join the meeting The Saltzman Youth Panel SYP is a program that brings together up to 40 area high school juniors and seniors to make important decisions The panel is comprised of Jewish students from a variety of different backgrounds to learn about the philanthropic process and responding to community needs Cameron Briskin Ezra Galili Shai Galili Please RSVP to Ellen at epetler parksyn org Jeremy Galin Spencer Goldberg July Birthdays will be celebrated on Saturday July 18 Eliana Goodman Sam Heller Alexa Plotkin RSVP to Eva by Wednesday July 15 at eva parksyn org or 216 371 2244 ext 127 so your child can be called to the Bima and receive a birthday gift Children 12 and under are eligible Sponsored through the generosity of the Lois Sherman Children s Fund Amelia Port Rebecca Powers Andrew Solganik Online Donations Visit www parksynagogue org to securely donate online with your credit card or checking account Attention Park Parents Grandparents In honor of your child grandchild s Bar Bat Mitzvah look at this opportunity that is not to be missed Purchase a 100 Mazel Tov Bond for your child or grandchild Park Synagogue will match your purchase with a second 100 Mazel Tov Bond To take advantage of this partnership call Michael Holub at the Israel Bonds Office at 216 454 0180 IMPORTANT NOTICE Due to the current circumstances because of COVID 19 all events are subject to cancellation if needed March 2018 July 2020 Development Corporation for Israel This is not an offering which can be made only by prospectus Read the prospectus carefully before investing to fully evaluate the risks associated with investing in Israel bonds Member FINRA Page 9 www parksynagogue org

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MITZVAH DAY 2020 THANK YOU A DAY OF GIVING TO THOSE IN NEED IN OUR COMMUNITY Mitzvah Day 2020 was a big success thanks to the many Park members and friends who showed they cared about people in need in our community We had close to 100 households drop off items they had either made at home or were donating to our designated agencies We appreciate all the people who made and then dropped off cozy fleece blankets helpful fabric face masks colorful bookmarks and heartfelt cards banners and notes for foster kids nursing home residents and US Israeli soldiers Thank you to the group of 6 women who sewed 72 heart shaped pillows for breast cancer patients at the UH Seidman Cancer Center to use for comfort and support We applaud the 16 people who shared their musical talents on short videos that are being shown to Montefiore residents over their own TV station Thank you to the many members who donated a car load of diapers and other baby items that will go to Family Promise of Greater Cleveland who donated a trunk load of items for the Wall of Love at Trinity Cathedral and who donated 2547 00 to the Domestic Violence Child Advocacy Center DVCAC to help them cover the costs of their meals and activities for the adults and children who reside at this shelter Volunteers also delivered cookie trays to the Pepper Pike and Cleveland Heights Police Departments to thank them for all their efforts in keeping our members and buildings safe throughout the year Thank you to the volunteers who helped on the morning of the Mitzvah Day drop off Debbie Duvin and Cheryl Kretch Co Chairs of Mitzvah Day 2020 Dan Kretch Marc Duvin Rabbi Sharon Marcus USY members Molly Egar Rose Cohen Sam Cohen Shai Galili Lilli Zimmerman USY Director Sarah Shaw Tina Mackenzie Ecker and Ellen Petler We also want to give a big thank you to Wendy David Hannah Firestone who volunteered to prepare and deliver a delicious meal in late May for the residents of the DVCAC shelter We appreciate the Firestone s culinary talents and commitment to this project Despite not being able to work together on group projects this year Park members showed they care about the greater Cleveland community in which we reside Thank you for reaching out to help those in need around us THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR GENEROUS DONORS VOLUNTEERS FOR MAKING MITZVAH DAY 2020 SO SUCCESSFUL Chuck Lee Apple Marcia Arons Myrna Bloch Adina Bloom Stella Bron McManus Jackie Brooks Allison Marc Brown Amy Budish Katie Cahn Kayla Chelnick David Chelnick Linda Cohen Natasha Elliot Davidson Debbie Marc Duvin Tina Mackenzie Ecker Alex Eisengart Jodi Eisengart Sheri Seth Eisengart Wendy Firestone David Firestone Hannah Firestone Jack Fogel Mark Fremont Ruth Friedman Kandi Friedman Lorie Gelb Leah Gilbert Deborah Joel Glass Shirley Goldberg Debbie Brian Greenberg Nancy Shelly Hartman The Heksch Family Michael Holub Ryan Horwitz Ruth Jaffe Jeannie Joseph Amy Kaplan The Kertesz Family Judy Khaner Merle Bob Kiwi Terri Stuart Kline Marcia Korenstein Roger Kramer Terri Ken Kraus Kevin Allyson Kretch Cheryl Dan Kretch Marian Krieger Bret Penny Lashner Joan Leeb Pam Leikin Scott Lewis Renee Lieberman Aimee Lurie Rita Mandel Becky Marcus Noa Marcus Rabbi Sharon Marcus Ellen Miles Julie Moss Karen Paydock Suzi Perl Ellen Gary Petler Cantor Misha Pisman Joyce Powers Joanne Richard Prober Susan Ratner Nadine Resor Miriam Rose Marcy Schwartz Sarah Schwarz Anita Phillips Michael Seidman Sharon Shaffer Edie Ungar Shafron Ellie Shafron Elliott Simon Braelynn Singer Heidi Solomon Dorie Sopher Arlin Stavnicky Stephen Stavnicky Soren Stavnicky Susan Wayne Steve Willensky Jill Winger Joan Wittenberg Nancy Wolf and Rob Zimmerman March 2018 July 2020 Page 10 www parksynagogue org

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Thank you to the The Park Education Shavuot Drive through Fun Bags THE SYLVIA BEN COBEN FUND Over 200 students picked up their Shavuot treats PSWRS also distributed treats to group homes of our CommunityUnity class and the essential workers at Stone Garden JUDGE SAUL STILLMAN TRIBUTE FUND THE SHIRLEY AND EUGENE KATZ FUND AND THE NAOMA HARRY LODISH SCHOOL CONFIRMATION FUND for sponsoring our New York trip and providing scholarships for students for the Confirmation Year In addition each Confirmand received a gift bag including A BEAUTIFUL TZEDAKAH BOX from the Park Synagogue Sisterhood JEWISH LITERACY BY RABBI JOSEPH TELUSHKIN CH UH School Supplies Project 2020 from the Congregation CONFIRMATION PICTURE by New Image Photography Park Synagogue Sisterhood is again partnering with the Cleveland Heights University Heights School District to provide new school supplies for elementary school children who cannot afford them This year the Corona Virus has made the financial need even greater than ever before Sisterhood will be aiding all seven of the system s elementary schools Monetary donations checks payable to Park Sisterhood would be greatly appreciated to help us help those children in need CONFIRMATION CERTIFICATE Calligraphy by Sylvia Kramer IMPORTANT NOTICE Due to the current circumstances because of COVID 19 all events are subject to cancellation if needed Please mail to CH UH School Supplies Fund c o Phyllis Wachs 2202 Acacia Park Dr 2520 Lyndhurst OH 44124 Help us fulfill this Mitzvah Thank you March 2018 July 2020 Page 11 www parksynagogue org

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Park s Summer Reading To help make your summer exciting we have put together a list of books to help transport you to different parts of the world from the comfort of your own home Books are just one way to share in adventures and to pass on important lessons and stories Below is a list of recommended books that you can find easily on your Kindle or through Amazon Stay safe and travel through a book this summer BY JULIE MOSS THE PARK SYNAGOGUE LIBRARIAN The Brothers of Auschwitz by Malka Adler The Yellow Bird Sings Jennifer Rosner The Collaborator Diane Armstrong The Book of V Anna Solomon Last Train to London Meg Waite Clayton The Child on Platform One Gill Thompson Ashes Christopher de Vinck Divide Me By Zero Lara Vapnayar House on Endless Waters Emuna Elon Big Summer Jennifer Weiner Paris Never Leaves You Ellen Feldman All I Could Never Be Anzia Yezierska The Paris Children Gloria Goldreich Morningside Heights Joshua Henkin Bookshop of the Broken Hearted Robert Hillman Last Impressions Joseph Kertes The Night Archer and Other Stories Michael Oren March 2018 July 2020 Page 13 www parksynagogue org

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Gifts to Funds APRIL 28 2020 MAY 28 2020 Abraham Libbie Levine Library Plaque Fund IN MEMORY OF Lesley S Shafran Donna Levine Armond Jeanne Arnson Memorial Fund IN MEMORY OF Tillie Coppersmith Mel Tearle Jeanne Arnson Susan David Kahan Bar Bat Mitzvah Fund IN MEMORY OF Sol Siegal Anita Michael Siegal Barbara Bob Brenner Toddler Time Fund IN MEMORY OF Erna Lorig Michael Shore Elin Jeff Young Barbara Richard Schreibman Grandchildren s Arts Fund IN HONOR OF Barbara Schreibman s Milestone Birthday Sandi Klee The Milestone Anniversaries of Judy Les Fishman Debbi Ed Meckler Phyllis Avrum Froimson Elayne Bob Kwait Barbara Schreibman IN MEMORY OF Terry Juntoff Mary Larry Long Barbara Stephen Somogyi Holocaust Education Fund Hunger Mitzvah Fund Cont Dr Gilbert N Silbiger Rosenberg Mitzvah Day Fund Lucille Phyllis Avrum Froimson IN HONOR OF Cheryl Kretch s Milestone Birthday and Mitzvah Day Arlene Silbiger Braun Family IN MEMORY OF Rabbinical Fund Charlotte Dubin IN HONOR OF Cheryl Danny Kretch Cooper Hudson Sterling Abe Jatlow Florence Sherwin Marty Mary Jatlow Ada Slavin Ellen Gary Petler Shia Rhoda Shapiro Terry Juntoff Rabbi Jeff Foust Ellerin Landscape Joanne Richard Prober IN MEMORY OF Garden Fund Shia Rhoda Shapiro Rozz Rusinow Tillie Coppersmith IN MEMORY OF Rabbi Jeff Foust Joanne Richard Prober Ada Slavin Ruth Gould Jerome Ellerin Bruce Brown Eleanor Schwartz Bar Bat Mitzvah Fund Elyse Eisen Barson Camp Lillian Zuckerman Scholarship Fund The Zuckerman Family IN MEMORY OF IN MEMORY OF Tillie Coppersmith Ida Dr Herman Irving Irwin Mel Tearle Weinberg Fund Dr Bernard Miller Cantor Misha Pisman Joel Gail Eisen IN MEMORY OF Discretionary Fund Ezra Tzivia Galili Fund Jon Ressler Harriet Mel Morris IN APPRECIATION OF IN MEMORY OF Jerry Millman Minyan Fund Mildred Resnick Cantor s Beautiful Prayers at IN MEMORY OF Sarah Weinstock my Mom s Funeral Service Sam Turoff Ethel Gordon Sharon Bruce Epstein JoAnn Millman Louis Gelman IN MEMORY OF Carol Yair Weinstock Library Program Fund Liebsche Goldberg IN MEMORY OF Bruce Bogart Fannie Sidney Walzer William Baumal Sylvia Haber Library Plaque Fund Sandra Baumal Carrie Bruce Bogart IN MEMORY OF Mike Belkin Ada Slavin Aaron Goldstein Annie Michael Belkin Loree Steve Potash Barry Goldstein Ralph Mendelson Sally Bennett Fannie Walzer Allen Benjamin Sharon Shaffer Meyer Goldstein Alfred Bonhard Mildred Resnick Sanford Wallenstein Debbie Bonhard Sarah Weinstock Harley Goldstein W Louis Cohn Ethel Gordon Laura Wallenstein Debbie Bonhard Louis Gelman Norman Landau Wendy Zahler Lottie Cohn Carol Yair Weinstock Ryan Dayna Goldstein Dr Jack Grundfest College Outreach Fund Dr Cary Mary Goldstein Sharon Michael Broniatowski IN MEMORY OF Harriet Alfred Fader Sr IN MEMORY OF Harvey Millie Klein Gertrude Diamond Projects Fund Stacy Friedman IN MEMORY OF Max Fader Cultural Art Fund for Senior Adults Al Harriet Fader Educational Fund Daniel A Laufer Ruth Friedman IN MEMORY OF Raymond Willensky IN HONOR OF Terry Juntoff Ann Jerry Bass Doris Sopher Rose Klein Steven Judy Willensky Milestone Anniversary Diamond Rosen Barbara Steve Somogyi Fund Garden Fund Hunger Mitzvah IN MEMORY OF IN HONOR OF Gertrude Podhorcer IN HONOR OF The Birth of Stephen Barbara Somogyi Helene Diamond s Eloise Danielle Rose Lee Chuck Apple Barney Esther Garson Milestone Birthday Minyan Fund Estelle Joe Adelman Linda Saul Ludwig s Milestone Anniversary IN MEMORY OF IN MEMORY OF Ben Zide Myrna Kurt Bloch Terry Juntoff Cole Goldberg s Graduation Ada Slavin Marty Mary Jatlow Estelle Joe Adelman Arlene Cutler Cheryl Siegel and Sherrie Cutler Jeanne Kaufman Lillian Levine Helene Diamond s Leonard Diamond Nathan Ricki Levine Milestone Birthday Jerry Michelle Levine and Max Diamond Harlan Diamond Marlene Legome Michael Cheryl Levine IN MEMORY OF Nuhim Bron Barry Garson Natalie Gelfand Stella Bron McManus Lee Chuck Apple Memorial Fund Ernest J Benchell IN MEMORY OF Nadalane Bloch Tillie Coppersmith James Bravo Mel Tearle Erna Lorig Phyllis Ken 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Library Program Fund Cont Elsie Jacobs Judy Silver Bruce Bialer Nancy Ed Simonand Family Louis Hollander Rhoda Simon Morry B Snyter Shirley Snyter Beatrice Ullmo Tom Ullmo Bety Averbuh Sarra Yelik Vaysman Forrest B Weinberg Herbert Weinberg Hilda Weintraub Norma Weiner Lenore G Krinsky Susan Weingold Harry Rekoon Annabelle Weiss Dennis Weiss Fern Weiss Jack Wieder Michael Wieder Bennett Yanowitz Donna Yanowitz Lois H Sherman Children s Fund IN MEMORY OF Tillie Coppersmith Mel Tearle Lynn and Barry R Chesler Educational Endowment Fund Cont IN MEMORY OF Terry Juntoff Marvin Cohen Justin Scharf Hyman J Chesler Sylvia Millet Lynn Barry Chesler Marilyn H Berger Memorial Fund IN MEMORY OF Dennis Williams Irving Berger Miriam Sol Brooks Leadership Fund IN HONOR OF Rabbi Marcus Honorary Doctor of Divinity from Hebrew Union College 25 years in the Rabbinate Jackie Richard Brooks IN MEMORY OF Charlotte Lazar Terry Juntoff Jackie Richard Brooks Park Synagogue Programs Services IN HONOR OF Stuart Deicher Bruce Bogart Lynn and Barry R IN MEMORY OF Chesler Educational Adam Rendon Julie Steve Manning Endowment Fund and Family IN HONOR OF Terry Juntoff The Birth of Adell Michael Rosenthal Sheila Alan Scolnick s Ada Slavin Great Granddaughter The Birth of Ava Faye Licker Darlene Bob Duvin Carol Ronald Savrin Lynn Barry Chesler The Milestone Prayer Book Fund Anniversaries of IN MEMORY OF Phyllis Avrum Froimson George Golden Rita Mel Kroot Elsa Golden Florence Gerald Lander Francine Donald Golden Charlotte Armin Rabbi Adler Guggenheim Memorial Fund Linda Saul Ludwig IN MEMORY OF June Joel Strom Joan Adler Carol Chuck Faiman Joan Miller Susi Peter Meisel and Marty Coren Fran Mark Doris Joyce Ed Lerman Rabbi Armond Anne Debbi Ed Meckler Cohen Memorial Fund Bobbie Charles IN MEMORY OF Lindenbaum Rabbi Armond E Cohen Terri Stuart Kline Rebecca Long Barbara Harold Kaiman Rabbi Joshua Skoff Judy Don Schermer Lesley Art Hirsh Discretionary Fund Donna Don Weinstein IN APPRECIATION OF Barbara Bob Brenner Rabbi Skoff Irv Wally Kaplan Jessica Traeger Susan Sheldon Karp Sharon Bruce Epstein Lynn Barry Chesler Sandee Norton Goodman The Great Service Marc Terkol Leadership that Gadi Galili Bruce Bogart did on Sunday Morning Penny Lashner Lynn Barry Chesler The Lashner Family Rabbi Skoff and Eva Laura Dan Zuckerman IN MEMORY OF Ada Slavin Carrie Bruce Bogart Michael Carol Wolf March2020 2018 July Rabbi Joshua Skoff Discretionary Fund Cont Terry Juntoff Anita Howard Cohen Adele Lynn Sheftel Helen Steve Ehrlich and Laura Charles Foster Anne Josh Sportas Ben Zide Gail Allen Friedman Eileen Horowitz Deborah Joel Glass Milton Weinberg Shirley Goldberg Arlene Leichtman Robin Leichtman Michael Shore Loree Steve Potash Beatrice Rabinsky David Rabinsky Rabbi Sharon Marcus Discretionary Fund Robert Marjorie Stein Fund IN MEMORY OF Dr Isadore Lidsky Deborah Stein Glass Frances G Kaplan Julius Stein Bonnie Kaufman Deborah Joel Glass Robert Leitson Memorial Fund IN MEMORY OF Marvin Cohen Eileen Ronald Gold Phyllis Gerald Wachs Stephany Jonathan Bass Camp Fund for Outdoor Activities IN MEMORY OF Ada Slavin Stephany Jonathan Bass Wolf Religious School Discretionary Fund IN HONOR OF The Birth of Idan Porter by Deborah Joel Glass IN MEMORY OF Betty Greenspan Herman Greenspan by Ron Greenspan Sanford Juntoff Religious Education Fund IN MEMORY OF Terry Juntoff Sharon Bruce Epstein Sandi Klee Rabbi Sharon John Marcus Tena Tarler Rosner Park Synagogue Sisterhood Fred Susan Valins Phyllis Gerald Wachs Rabbi Marcus receiving an Honorary Doctor of Divinity Myrna Kurt Bloch Ellen Gary Petler IN MEMORY OF Tillie Coppersmith Linda Cohen Terry Juntoff Illene Don and Karen Rosewater Mildred Resnick Sarah Weinstock Online Yahrtzeit Submission Ethel Gordon Louis Gelman Visit www parksynagogue org under the About Carol Yair Weinstock tab and submit a name to be read on Friday evening and Shabbat morning service The Congregation Expresses its Sympathy to our Members Maxine Bob Turoff Leikin on the loss of her mother Ruth E Arenswald Heather Steven Bossin on the loss of her sister Marie Bernice Dinner Kay Shore on the loss of her husband Steven Stacey Shore on the loss of his father Nathan Noah and Eli Shore on the loss of their grandfather Michael A Shore Linda Sheldon Green on the loss of her mother Jake Green on the loss of his grandmother Rita Stern Evan Caitlin Lubline on the loss of his grandfather Frederick A Abrahms Arye Rochelle Gottlieb Lebowitz on the loss of his mother Ester Lebowitz Jo Mark Goren on the loss of her mother Lena Goren on the loss of her grandmother Burnice Shaw In Memoriam Michael A Shore Page 15 www parksynagogue org

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IMPORTANT At the time of publishing everything has been listed as a Zoom Service Services and events are still subject to change due to COVID 19 Please consult the Park Synagogue Website www parksynagogue org or your Friday Weekly Wrap for any future updates Sunday Monday July 2020 Tuesday Wednesday 5 6 Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Morning Minyan 8 30 am Zoom Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom 12 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom 7 Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom 13 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom 1 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom Tammuz Av 5780 Candle Lighting Times Friday July 3 8 46 pm Friday July 10 8 43 pm Friday July 17 8 39 pm Friday July 24 8 34 pm Friday July 31 8 26 pm Morning Minyan 8 30 am Zoom Thursday 8 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom 2 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom 9 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom 3 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom 16 Fast of Tammuz Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom Services Zoom 4 Morning Service 9 00 am Zoom Anniversary Shabbat Evening Service 6 00 pm Zoom 10 Family Shabbat Service 6 00 pm Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom 15 Morning Minyan 8 30 am Zoom Saturday Family Shabbat Service 6 00 pm Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00pm Zoom 14 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom Friday 17 Services Zoom Morning Service 10 05 am Zoom Evening Service 6 00 pm Zoom Services Zoom Morning Service 9 00 am Zoom Birthday Shabbat 11 18 Virtual Israel Tour 4 00 pm Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Morning Minyan 8 30 am Zoom 19 Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom 20 Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Morning Minyan 8 30 am Zoom Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom 26 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom 21 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom 22 Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Finding Your Roots 7 30 pm Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom 27 Rosh Chodesh Av Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom 28 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom 29 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom 23 Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom 24 Family Shabbat Service 6 00 pm Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Tisha B Av Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom Evening Service 6 00 pm Zoom Family Shabbat Service 6 00 pm Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom Evening Minyan 6 00 pm Zoom 30 Morning Minyan 7 30 am Zoom Family Shabbat Service 6 00 pm Zoom Services Zoom Morning Service 9 00 am Zoom Evening Service 6 00 pm Zoom 31 25

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THE PARK SYNAGOGUE BULLETIN USPS 422 060 Periodicals Postage Paid at Cleveland Ohio Vol CVI No 3 Published monthly The Park Synagogue 27500 Shaker Blvd Pepper Pike OH 44124 5050 POSTMASTER send address changes to the address above Telephone 216 371 2244 Fax 216 321 0639 Annual subscription 25 00 Joshua Hoffer Skoff Senior Rabbi Leighton A Rosenthal Chair in Rabbinics Sharon Young Marcus Associate Rabbi Milton B Rube Rabbi in Residence Misha Pisman Cantor Gadi Galili Ritual Director Stuart Deicher Executive Director Teri Rube Hochberg Director of Education Marilyn Zaas Preschool Director Anne Sportas Executive Education Consultant Judy Kaufman Development Director Ellen Petler Program Volunteer Director Allison Solomon Membership Director Mackenzie Corpora Media Director Michael Rubin Park Day Camp Director Julie Moss Park Librarian OFFICERS President Susan Ratner Vice President Joel Adelman Vice President Bruce Epstein Vice President Andrew Kline Vice President Loree Potash Vice President Scott Weltman Treasurer Bart Simon Recording Secretary Stacy Goldberg Endowment Committee Chair Ira Goffman Park Synagogue is affiliated with the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism DATED MATERIAL DO NOT DELAY PERIODICAL Offices School Friday Evening Services 27500 Shaker Boulevard Pepper Pike OH 44124 Shabbat Morning Evening Services 3300 Mayfield Road Cleveland Heights OH 44118