Posts By: Rosh Chodesh

Gathering in a Sukkah

Rosh Chodesh Women are invited to gather in the sukkah of Leanne Schy on Tuesday, September 29 at 7pm. We’ll explore the meaning of the sukkah and how it can influence our every day living and behavior. RSVP to this email for Leanne’s address … and, as always, please bring a snack to share. Our next… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Elul

In “The Best Laid Plans” department … The Jewish women’s Rosh Hodesh Elul potluck and gathering previously scheduled for Sunday, August 16, has been postponed until Sunday, September 6. (Because of a funeral) At that time we will celebrate both the month of Elul and the full moon. All Jewish women are invited to participate at… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Tammuz by the river

Rosh Chodesh Tammuz is June 18, and since the days are long, we’ll head for the outdoors. Thursday, June 18 Tammuz 6 pm Potluck/Walk around the Lake Riverfront Regional Park, 7821 Eastside Road, Windsor/ There’s a nice shady redwood grove near the parking lot with tables, where we’ll meet, and a level trail around the… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Iyar

Come prepare for Yom Ha’atzmaut – Israeli Independence Day and celebrate the Innovative and Amazing Women of Israel. We’ll discuss the famous and less famous women of Israel and how they have shaped their country. Do you know of someone who you could talk about? Even if not, come and learn and celebrate with us ~… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Nissan

March 22 (Sun) Note the time change: 3 p.m. Rosh Chodesh Nissan will be celebrated on Sunday, March 22 at 3pm in the Beth Ami Social Hall and Multi-Purpose Room. Since Pesach is a mere 2 weeks away, we’ll share Passover foods and recipes … and “tricks of the trade.” Bring a little something you… Read more »

Be Happy, it’s Rosh Chodesh Adar: February 18

All Jewish women are invited to celebrate the new month of Adar with ritual, song, and a really intriguing theme: What Can You Do to Become a Great Ancestor?   Wouldn’t you love to read a first-person account of your great grandparents’ lives? Who wouldn’t?! Would it be fascinating to read about the times your… Read more »

Learn about drought-resistant plants with Laura Campbell

The Rosh Chodesh Shevat gathering of Jewish women (all are welcome!)  will occur on Monday, January 19 at 7pm in the Beth Ami Social Hall. We’ll be kicking off Shevat, the month that starts a new year for trees, with guest speaker Laura Campbell of the City of Rohnert Park’s Public Works department. She will share her expertise on… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Tevet December 22

The Rosh Chodesh Tevet gathering of Jewish women (all are welcome!)  will occur on Monday, December 22 at 7pm in the Beth Ami Social Hall. It’s the 6th day of Chanukah which means that we’ll be lighting candles for the 7th day … bring your menorah and 8 candles (one for the shamash). Our topic… Read more »

Happy Kislev

We looked at the planned gatherings for 5775 and beyond … and massaged the calendar a bit. The latest version is here … please add the dates to your calendar and plan to attend. Also, please let us know if you are available for day-time gatherings during the week … and which days are best for you. It… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Kislev is almost here

 Come one, come all (Jewish women, that is). The Rosh Chodesh group is refreshing itself by gathering on Sunday, November 23 at Congregation Beth Ami’s Social Hall for a potluck (dairy) brunch at 11am to celebrate the new month of Kislev. (Already?) All Jewish women, regarding of affiliation with any synagogue, are welcome to eat, sing,… Read more »