Women's Torah group
Feb
20
2:00 PM14:00

Women's Torah group

Please join us for a lively conversation of the weekly Torah portion, led by Rabbi Jan Salzman. Women of all ages are invited to learn, debate, consider, and engage with this ancient text. Women of all faith traditions are welcome. If you have any questions about this weekly event, please contact Rabbi Jan.

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Mask Making!
Feb
21
6:45 PM18:45

Mask Making!

Wednesday, February 21st, 6:45 pm. Join a pre-Purim Mask Design Night! Plain masks and much materials and expert guidance will be provided, and please bring your own stash of feathers, buttons, ribbons and so on to add to the fun. Featuring a Hamantashan Bar! Brought to you by Ruach HaMaqom, Chabad of Vermont and Expressive Arts Burlington. $15/person for  advance tickets here $20 at the door. 

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Abraham Joshua Heschel: The Sabbbath
Feb
23
12:00 PM12:00

Abraham Joshua Heschel: The Sabbbath

Friday, February 23rd, at  12:00 at the Rabbi's house, 205 Archibald. Abraham Joshua Heschel is one of the prodigies of the 20th century; his work spans theology, political action, and the compassion that characterizes the chassidic lineage of which he is a scion. Join us for a monthly study group of his work; we are currently working our way through  his book, The Sabbath. 

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 Kabbalat Shabbat
Feb
23
6:00 PM18:00

Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, February 23rd,   6:00 pm. Join us as we welcome Shabbas in a joyful, accessible, extremely musical and spiritually uplifting evening service.  Veggie-dairy pot luck dinner follows the service. All are welcome, especially children!

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Help to brighten up our sacred space! A "cleaning bee"!
Feb
25
10:00 AM10:00

Help to brighten up our sacred space! A "cleaning bee"!

Sunday, February 25th, 10:00 am, Join together to brighten up our sacred space! In other words, it's a "cleaning bee." Our first Bar Mitzvah is on Saturday, March 17th and Passover begins at the end of March. So, let's vacuum and dust and do a bit of washing, as well as clear the stairways (as per the Fire Marshall's orders). Coffee and snacks will be provided. See you there!!!  

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Women's Torah group
Feb
27
2:00 PM14:00

Women's Torah group

Please join us for a lively conversation of the weekly Torah portion, led by Rabbi Jan Salzman. Women of all ages are invited to learn, debate, consider, and engage with this ancient text. Women of all faith traditions are welcome. If you have any questions about this weekly event, please contact Rabbi Jan.

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Purim Masquerade Ball and Raucous Political Theater!
Mar
3
7:00 PM19:00

Purim Masquerade Ball and Raucous Political Theater!

Saturday, March 3rd, 7 pm, at  Artsriot!  Burlington's greater Jewish Community Purim Masquerade Ball and Political Theater w/dance and merriment!  Come  celebrates springtime and be entertained as we witness the wild re-telling of the Book of Esther and the skewering of our political leaders and recent events. The Ball is non-religious and dedicated to the experience of turning everything upside down and inside out. Led off by the Brass Balagan Orchestra, the evening will be filled with dance and strong spirits. There will be a cash bar and an awesome live band!  this is a 21+ event! Tickets at the door or through Artsriot. 

 

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Shabbas with Ahavat Gerim
Mar
10
9:15 AM09:15

Shabbas with Ahavat Gerim

Saturday, March 10th, at 9:15 am, Ruach haMaqom joins with Ahavat Gerim to celebrate Shabbas morning. This is a full, Conservative-style Shabbas morning service, complete with Torah reading and the musaf service.  Followed by a catered kiddish luncheon. Sponsor a kiddish soon!  Rabbi Jan and others lead this lovely, sweet service. 

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First Night Passover Seder!rab
Mar
30
6:00 PM18:00

First Night Passover Seder!rab

First night Passover Seder, Friday, March 30th, 6-8 pm at 168 Archibald Street. Join us in our second RhM community seder! Lively and engaging telling of the story, from slavery to freedom, with a lot of song, great food, and camaraderie.   Please register ahead of time to help us plan.  Donations of $18 per person or more are appreciated, and your donation will be matched by an anonymous donor!

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ALEPH Kallah! RhM Road Trip!
Jul
2
to Jul 8

ALEPH Kallah! RhM Road Trip!

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ALEPH Kallah, July 2-8th, 2018.  Seekers of all ages and levels of Jewish experience and identity join together inthe largest international Jewish Renewal gathering for immersion in learning, prayer, art, dance, yoga, meditation, social justice, and earth-based programs. Workshops,  programming facilitated by world-renowned presenters, as well as connections among attendees. More info at www.aleph.org

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Rosh Chodesh Adar
Feb
14
5:30 PM17:30

Rosh Chodesh Adar

Wednesday, February 14th 5:30-7:30 Coed New Moon Circle. Near the new moon of Adar we circle to share in a mini ritual and learn about the qualities of this month allowing space for intention setting, individual and collective sharing, and confidential safe space to explore what is new or shedding in our lives in a conscious and sacredly held container. Led by Yepeth Perlah of Roots and Trails, and co-sponsored by Ruach haMaqom.

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 Shabbas with Ahavat Gerim
Feb
10
9:15 AM09:15

Shabbas with Ahavat Gerim

Saturday, March 9th, at 9:15 am, Ruach haMaqom joins with Ahavat Gerim to celebrate Shabbas morning. This is a full, Conservative-style Shabbas morning service, complete with Torah reading and the musaf service.  Followed by a catered kiddish luncheon. Sponsor a kiddish soon!  Rabbi Jan and others lead this lovely, sweet service. 

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Kabbalat Shabbat
Feb
9
6:00 PM18:00

Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday  6:00 pm. Join us as we welcome Shabbas in a joyful, accessible, extremely musical and spiritually uplifting evening service.  Veggie-dairy pot luck dinner follows the service. All are welcome, especially children!

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Tu B'shvat Blessing Way: a walk with the trees
Jan
31
5:30 PM17:30

Tu B'shvat Blessing Way: a walk with the trees

Wednesday, Jan 31 (Shevat 15); 5:30 - 7:30 pm at Ruach Ha maQom. You are invited to a Tu B'Shvat blessing way. Encounter and bless up the trees on the eve of Tu B'Shvat, the birthday of the trees. Join together in a 4 world celebration as we walk around, offer to, listen with, and partnering within the trees in our soul's neighborhood. Meet at the shul and be dressed warmly with headlamp or flashlight, ready to wander outside amidst nearby tree friends. Hosted by Roots and Trails and Ruach haMaqom

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Women's Torah group
Jan
30
2:00 PM14:00

Women's Torah group

Please join us for a lively conversation of the weekly Torah portion, led by Rabbi Jan Salzman. Women of all ages are invited to learn, debate, consider, and engage with this ancient text. Women of all faith traditions are welcome. If you have any questions about this weekly event, please contact Rabbi Jan.

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Tu B'shvat: Gardens and Trees
Jan
28
5:00 PM17:00

Tu B'shvat: Gardens and Trees

Tu B'Shvat celebration, Sunday, January 28th, 5-7 pm. Come together to celebrate one of the Jewish New Years: the New Year of the Trees! Children welcome!  We'll honor the trees with a special seder, consisting of 4 kinds of fruits and nuts. We'll sing praises about trees and the natural world; we'll honor the planet, from which all life is sustained. Weather permitting, we will venture outside and meet the trees of our neighborhood. 

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Kabbalat Shabbat
Jan
26
6:00 PM18:00

Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday  6:00 pm. Join us as we welcome Shabbas in a joyful, accessible, extremely musical and spiritually uplifting evening service.  Veggie-dairy pot luck dinner follows the service. All are welcome, especially children!

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 Women's Torah group
Jan
23
2:00 PM14:00

Women's Torah group

Please join us for a lively conversation of the weekly Torah portion, led by Rabbi Jan Salzman. Women of all ages are invited to learn, debate, consider, and engage with this ancient text. Women of all faith traditions are welcome. If you have any questions about this weekly event, please contact Rabbi Jan.

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 Women's Torah group
Jan
16
2:00 PM14:00

Women's Torah group

Please join us for a lively conversation of the weekly Torah portion, led by Rabbi Jan Salzman. Women of all ages are invited to learn, debate, consider, and engage with this ancient text. Women of all faith traditions are welcome. If you have any questions about this weekly event, please contact Rabbi Jan.

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Shabbas with Ahavat Gerim
Jan
13
9:15 AM09:15

Shabbas with Ahavat Gerim

Saturday, January 13th, at 9:15 am, Ruach haMaqom joins with Ahavat Gerim to celebrate Shabbas morning. This is a full, Conservative-style Shabbas morning service, complete with Torah reading and the musaf service.  Followed by a catered kiddish luncheon. Sponsor a kiddish soon!  Rabbi Jan and others lead this lovely, sweet service. 

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Kabbalat Shabbat
Jan
12
6:00 PM18:00

Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday  6:00 pm. Join us as we welcome Shabbas in a joyful, accessible, extremely musical and spiritually uplifting evening service.  Veggie-dairy pot luck dinner follows the service. All are welcome, especially children!

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Women's Torah group
Jan
2
2:00 PM14:00

Women's Torah group

Please join us for a lively conversation of the weekly Torah portion, led by Rabbi Jan Salzman. Women of all ages are invited to learn, debate, consider, and engage with this ancient text. Women of all faith traditions are welcome. If you have any questions about this weekly event, please contact Rabbi Jan.

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Kabbalat Shabbat
Dec
22
6:00 PM18:00

Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday  6:00 pm. Join us as we welcome Shabbas in a joyful, accessible, extremely musical and spiritually uplifting evening service.  Veggie-dairy pot luck dinner follows the service. All are welcome, especially children!

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Our First Chanukah Party!
Dec
17
5:00 PM17:00

Our First Chanukah Party!

Our first Chanukah party!  Sunday, December 17th, 5 pm. at the schul.  Bring your menorahs for an epic candle lighting! Come by for latkes, songs, , kids' games, and general merriment.  Contact Rabbi Jan if you want to help make latkes, or to organize some games.

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Sharing the Light: An {Epic} Chanukah Party and Benefit Concert
Dec
16
6:00 PM18:00

Sharing the Light: An {Epic} Chanukah Party and Benefit Concert

aturday, December 16; Doors/Dinner 6pm; Show 8pm; Buy your tickets here.  Featuring the legendary New Orleans Klezmer All-Stars location, the Zenbarn  a restaurant, bar, and event space located at 179 Guptil Road, Waterbury Center, Vt. Dinner and show, $45; $20 for just the music. Buy your ticket   http://www.sevendaystickets.com/events/49663113/share-the-light-a-hanukkah-party-benefit-concert

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Women's Torah Study Group!
Dec
12
2:00 PM14:00

Women's Torah Study Group!

Tuesdays,  2-3:30 pm at Rabbi's house, 205 Archibald. Please join us for a lively conversation of the weekly Torah portion, led by Rabbi Jan Salzman. Women of all ages are invited to learn, debate, consider, and engage with this ancient text. Women of all faith traditions are welcome. If you have any questions about this weekly event, please contact Rabbi Jan.

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Kabbalat Shabbat!
Dec
8
6:00 PM18:00

Kabbalat Shabbat!

Friday, December 8th, 6:00 pm. Join us as we welcome Shabbas in a joyful, accessible, extremely musical and spiritually uplifting evening service.  Veggie-dairy pot luck dinner follows the service. All are welcome, especially children!

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Abraham Joshua Heschel: Entering his world of audacity and radical amazement
Dec
8
12:00 PM12:00

Abraham Joshua Heschel: Entering his world of audacity and radical amazement

Friday, December 8th  12:00 at the Rabbi's house, 205 Archibald. Abraham Joshua Heschel is one of the prodigies of the 20th century; his work spans theology, political action, and the compassion that characterizes the chassidic lineage of which he is a scion. Join us for a monthly study group of his work; we are currently working with  his book, Moral Grandeur and Spiritual Audacity,  a collection of his essays that cover the breadth of his life.

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Women's Torah Study Group!
Dec
5
2:00 PM14:00

Women's Torah Study Group!

Tuesdays,  2-3:30 pm at Rabbi's house, 205 Archibald. Please join us for a lively conversation of the weekly Torah portion, led by Rabbi Jan Salzman. Women of all ages are invited to learn, debate, consider, and engage with this ancient text. Women of all faith traditions are welcome. If you have any questions about this weekly event, please contact Rabbi Jan.

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Kabbalat Shabbat this week!
Nov
10
6:00 PM18:00

Kabbalat Shabbat this week!

Friday, November 10th 6:00 pm. Join us as we welcome Shabbas in a joyful, accessible, extremely musical and spiritually uplifting evening service. Led by Rabbi Jan Salzman and members of the Ruach haMaqom community.  Veggie-dairy pot luck dinner follows the service. All are welcome, especially children!

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Women's Torah group
Nov
7
2:00 PM14:00

Women's Torah group

Please join us for a lively conversation of the weekly Torah portion, led by Rabbi Jan Salzman. Women of all ages and faith traditions are invited to learn, debate, consider, and engage with this ancient text.  If you have any questions about this weekly event, please contact Rabbi Jan.

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Kabbalat Shabbat: Welcoming the Shabbas Bride
Oct
13
6:00 PM18:00

Kabbalat Shabbat: Welcoming the Shabbas Bride

Friday, October 13th, at  6:00 pm. Join us as we welcome Shabbas in a joyful, accessible, extremely musical and spiritually uplifting evening service. Led by Rabbi Jan Salzman and members of the Ruach haMaqom community.  Veggie-dairy pot luck dinner and more singing follows the service. All are welcome, especially children!

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